The Champ Car World Series has visited Denver four times on its current circuit with a member of the all-conquering Newman-Haas team winning on each occasion.
Colin Chapman, Eddie Kuzma and Roger McCluskey will posthumously assume their place among the legends of the Indianapolis 500-Mile Race in the Auto Racing Hall of Fame induction ceremonies later this month.
Firestone Firehawks will be supplying seven sets of tyres per car for the race in Phoenix this weekend. The tyres are produced at the Bridgestone/Firestone Technical Centre in Akron, Ohio.
In his local IRL race at Phoenix, Billy Boat will carry the colours of Baseball's current World Series Champions the Arizona Diamondbacks on the sides of his mount next weekend for the Bombardier ATV Copper World Indy 200.