Buddy Rice Next Featured Driver for WGI Live Chats
Watkins Glen International will continue the live driver chats on the WGI Fan Talk Forum on Wednesday, June 25th and will welcome a winner of "The Greatest Spectacle in Racing". 2004 Indianapolis 500 champion Buddy Rice will be this week's featured guest and will be available for fans questions from 7:30 PM - 8:00 PM.
The live chat is open to all race fans that are registered on the WGI Fan Talk Forum. All fans will need to do in order to participate is log into the fan forum and click on the link that appears following a successful login. Not registered yet? Simply log-on to the WGI Fan Talk Forum (www.TheGlen.com/forum), fill out the registration form and you are ready to post!
The 30-minute live chats will be held every Wednesday at 7:30 PM leading up to the Camping World Grand Prix at The Glen. Andretti Green Racing driver Tony Kanaan is confirmed for the final live chat on Wednesday, July 2nd.
Buddy Rice began his career in the IndyCar Series in 2002 and quickly became one of the most consistent drivers in the series. He won the 2004 Indianapolis 500 from the pole for his first career IndyCar Series victory, and used that result to help finish a career best third in the overall season standings. Rice has competed in all three IndyCar Series events at The Glen; placing 19th in 2005, 4th in 2006 and 6th in 2007. This year, he is driving the #15 Dreyer & Reinbold Racing Honda Dallara during the Camping World Grand Prix at The Glen weekend, July 4-6.
Tickets for the historic 60th Anniversary Season at Watkins Glen International are on-sale now! The stars of the IndyCar Series will be at The Glen in less than three weeks for the Camping World Grand Prix at The Glen, July 4-6. General admission tickets for Kids 12 and under are FREE during the July 4-6 event weekend when accompanied by an adult. The actuion will continue with the Centurion Boats at The Glen NASCAR Sprint Cup and Zippo 200 NASCAR Nationwide Series weekend highlights the summer action, August 7-10. For more tickets and more information, please contact the Watkins Glen International ticket office at 866-461-RACE or log on to the official website www.TheGlen.com.
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