BUSCH: Goodyear Phoenix preview

GOODYEAR TIRE NOTES NASCAR Nextel Cup Series -- Race No. 35 -- Checker Auto Parts 500 NASCAR Busch Series -- Race No. 34 -- Arizona.travel 200 NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series -- Race No. 24 -- Phoenix 150 Phoenix International Raceway (1.0-mile...

GOODYEAR TIRE NOTES

NASCAR Nextel Cup Series -- Race No. 35 -- Checker Auto Parts 500
NASCAR Busch Series -- Race No. 34 -- Arizona.travel 200
NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series -- Race No. 24 -- Phoenix 150

Phoenix International Raceway (1.0-mile oval) -- Avondale, Ariz.
Fast Facts for November 10-12, 2006

Tire: Goodyear Eagle Intermediate Radials (Nextel Cup and Busch Series)
Goodyear Wrangler Intermediate Radials (Craftsman Truck)

Number of Tires:
Nextel Cup: Left-side -- 1,400, Right-side -- 1,400
Busch Series: Left-side -- 525, Right-side -- 525
Craftsman Truck: Left-side -- 325, Right-side -- 325

Tire Codes: Left-side -- D-4038; Right-side -- D-4040

Tire Circumference: Left-side -- 87.4 in.; Right-side -- 88.6 in.

Technical Inspection Inflation: Left Front -- 20 psi; Left-Rear -- 20 psi; Right Front -- 30 psi; Right Rear -- 30 psi

Minimum Recommended Inflation: Left Front -- 15 psi; Left-Rear -- 13 psi; Right Front -- 30 psi; Right Rear -- 27 psi

Estimated Pit Window: Every 90-95 laps, based on fuel mileage (Nextel Cup & Busch); Every 80-85 laps, based on fuel mileage (Craftsman Truck)

Notes: Teams in all three NASCAR series will run the same tire codes this weekend, though the Nextel Cup and Busch Series tires will be branded "Goodyear Eagle" and the Craftsman Truck tires will be branded "Goodyear Wrangler" . . . this is the same combination of left- and right-side tires that Goodyear brought to Phoenix for Nextel Cup and Busch Series teams earlier this season . . . this is also the same tire set-up that teams in all three major NASCAR series ran at New Hampshire and Richmond in 2006 . . . in addition, Busch and Craftsman Truck Series teams have also run these codes at Gateway, Indianapolis Raceway Park, Mansfield (trucks only), Memphis and Milwaukee this year . . . as on most NASCAR ovals one-mile or less than one mile in length, teams will not run inner liners in their tires at Phoenix.

-credit: goodyear racing

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Series NASCAR Cup , NASCAR XFINITY , NASCAR Truck