Colorado 250 Fact Sheet

From NASCAR Public Relations Office NASCAR CRAFTSMAN TRUCK SERIES FACT SHEET FOR COLORADO 250 WHAT: COLORADO 250...

From NASCAR Public Relations Office

NASCAR CRAFTSMAN TRUCK SERIES FACT SHEET FOR COLORADO 250

WHAT: COLORADO 250 NASCAR CRAFTSMAN TRUCK SERIES RACE No. 6

WHERE: Colorado National Speedway. Erie Colo. 3/8-mile paved

WHEN: June 1, 1996. Race starts at 2 p.m. (MDT)

DISTANCE: 250 Laps, 93.75 Miles

SANCTION: National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR)

PROMOTER: Colorado National Promotions, Inc. SCHEDULE: Optional Friday, May 31 NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series: Registration up 9 a.m. Track practice from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. Inspection 5 p.m.

Saturday, June 1 NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series: Garage opens 6 a.m. Registration and inspection 7 a,m. Drawing to determine order of qualifying 7:30 a m. Mandatory Rookie Drivers' meeting 7:30 a.m. Practice from 8:30 to 10:30 a m. Time trials (2 laps) 12 noon (all positions). Mandatory Drivers' & Crew Chiefs' meeting 12:45 p.m.

NOTE: NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series registration closes two hours prior to race time.

TELEVISION: CBS (Live) COLORADO 250 AlRTlME: 4 p.m. (EDT) Announcers: Ken Squier and Ned Jarrett Pit Reporters: Mike Joy and Dick Berggren

RADIO: TBN Radio, 1801 W. International Speedway Blvd., Daytona Beach, FL 32114, (904-947-6400.) AlRTlME: 4 p.m. (EDT), Announcers: Joe Moore and Steve Michaels

NOTES OF INTEREST: The one-lap qualifying record of 17.183 seconds, 78.566 mph was set by Ron Hornaday Jr. July 15, 1995 in a Chevrolet. This will be the first event at the 250-lap distance.

Jack Durbin indy500@freenet.tlh.fl.us Motorsport News International jackd@motorsport.com (Moderators for "rec.autos.sport.info") Homepage http://www.freenet.tlh.fl.us/users/indy500/index.html

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Series NASCAR Truck
Drivers Ron Hornaday Jr. , Ned Jarrett , Joe Moore