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Mi-Jack 100 of Chicago Chicago Motor Speedway - Cicero, Illinois August 19-22, 1999 Circuit: One-mile oval Race: 100 laps/100 miles Broadcast: Monday, August 23 - ESPN2 1:00 am - 2:00 am EST Airton Dare, ...

Mi-Jack 100 of Chicago Chicago Motor Speedway - Cicero, Illinois August 19-22, 1999

Circuit: One-mile oval Race: 100 laps/100 miles Broadcast: Monday, August 23 - ESPN2 1:00 am - 2:00 am EST

Airton Dare, #1 Banestado Lola:

-37th career start in his third season of Indy Lights competition -Currently sixth in the championship point standings with 63 points -Has two career wins (Nazareth '99 and Detroit '98) and one career pole (Detroit '98) -Best career oval starting positions were second at Miami and Nazareth in 1999 -Has five top-seven finishes to date this season and three front row starts -Finished sixth in the championship standings last year -Finished 10th in the 1997 championship -Twelve-time jet ski champion who switched from water to pavement just four years ago

Guy Smith, #6 Swift Caravans Lola:

-24th career start in his second season of Indy Lights competition -Currently 11th in the championship point standings with 42 points -Has two career wins -- Toronto '98 and Portland '98 -- winning both from the pole -Best career oval starting positions were fourth at Miami '99 and Michigan '98 -Best career oval finish was third at Miami last year -Has seven points-paying finishes in nine races held to date this year -Finished third in the championship standings last year -Won 1998 Rookie of the Year honors -Hails from British Formula 3 ranks

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Series Indy Lights
Drivers Guy Smith , Airton Daré