NASCAR Winston Cup Series teams will test at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway July 16-17 and July 24-25 in preparation for the eighth running of the Brickyard 400 on Sunday, Aug. 5. July 18 and 26 have been reserved as rain dates. ...
NASCAR Winston Cup Series teams will test at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway July 16-17 and July 24-25 in preparation for the eighth running of the Brickyard 400 on Sunday, Aug. 5. July 18 and 26 have been reserved as rain dates.
The hours of testing for each practice day are 9 a.m.-5 p.m. (EST), with a lunch break from 12:30-1:30 p.m. Although the tests are private, the public can view testing from the south terrace grandstands, located inside the track between Turns 1 and 2, free of charge.
Testing rosters were determined by owner points this year. Teams occupying an odd-numbered points position as of June 15 will test July 16-17, and the even numbers will test July 24-25. A complete testing roster follows on the next page. <pre>
NASCAR WINSTON CUP SERIES TESTING ROSTER INDIANAPOLIS MOTOR SPEEDWAY, JULY 2001
(Rosters determined by points ranking as of June 15)
JULY 16-17 JULY 24-25 Driver Car owner Driver Car owner 1.) Jeff Gordon Rick Hendrick 2.) Dale Jarrett Robert Yates 3.) Sterling Marlin Chip Ganassi 4.) Ricky Rudd Robert Yates 5.) Tony Stewart Joe Gibbs 6.) Kevin Harvick Richard Childress 7.) Rusty Wallace Roger Penske 8.) Johnny Benson James Rocco 9.) Steve Park Dale Earnhardt 10.) Bobby Labonte Joe Gibbs 11.) Dale Earnhardt Jr. Dale Earnhardt 12.) Bobby Hamilton Andy Petree 14.) Mark Martin Jack Roush 13.) Matt Kenseth Mark Martin 15.) Jimmy Spencer Travis Carter 16.) Bill Elliott Ray Evernham 17.) Jeff Burton Jack Roush 18.) Elliott Sadler Glen Wood 19.) Ward Burton Bill Davis 20.) Jeremy Mayfield Walter Czarnecki 21.) Jerry Nadeau Joe Hendrick Jr. 22.) Ken Schrader Read Morton 23.) Terry Labonte Rick Hendrick 24.) Mike Skinner Richard Childress 25.) Kurt Busch Georgetta Roush 26.) Dave Blaney Gail Davis 27.) Ricky Craven Cal Wells 28.) Robert Pressley Douglas Bawel 29.) Joe Nemechek Andy Petree 30.) Michael Waltrip Dale Earnhardt 31.) John Andretti Richard Petty 32.) Kevin Lepage Larry McClure 33.) Jason Leffler Chip Ganassi 34.) Casey Atwood Ray Evernham 35.) Brett Bodine Diane Bodine 36.) Stacy Compton Mark Melling 37.) Ron Hornaday A.J. Foyt 38.) Mike Wallace Jim Smith 39.) Todd Bodine Travis Carter 40.) Hut Stricklin Junie Donlavey 41.) Buckshot Jones Kyle Petty 42.) Andy Houston Cal Wells 43.) Kenny Wallace Jack Birmingham 44.) Kyle Petty Pattie Petty 45.) Rick Mast Hal Hicks 46.) Dave Marcis Helen Marcis 47.) Jeff Green Richard Childress 48.) Ryan Newman Roger Penske 49.) TBA James Finch 50.) Shawna Robinson Michael Kranefuss 51.) TBA Thee Dixon 52.) Hermie Sadler Angela Sadler 53.) Derrike Cope Derrike Cope 54.) TBA Michael Gaughan 55.) TBA Elizabeth Morgenthau 56.) TBA Michael Clark 57.) TBA Roger A. Smith 58.) TBA Norm Benning 59.) TBA Stanton Hover 60.) TBA Tex Powell