IRL: Indy500: Cheever confident about race

Indianapolis,IN (May 19, 2001) - ...

Indianapolis,IN (May 19, 2001) - #51 Excite@Home Infiniti driver Eddie Cheever Jr. and histeam spent the day working on race day set-ups on this, the last full day ofpractice for the 85th running of the Indianapolis 500. Cheever ran 114 laps today, which was morethan any other driver.

EddieCheever, Jr: #51 Excite@Home Indy RaceCar Ran 114laps with a top speed of 218.668

Eddie Cheever (onpractice) - "We worked on race balance all day and feel we have a very goodcar for race day. We may take the T carout tomorrow and work on a few other things. I'm much happier with our race balance than I was with qualifying. We covered more than a race distance withthis engine. I'm just glad we don'thave to qualify tomorrow!"


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