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Denver

Denver, Colorado held two Champ Car races during the early 1990s on a tight downtown street circuit with Al Unser jr the winner on both occasions.

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United States
Location
Denver, Colorado
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Denver, Colorado held two Champ Car races during the early 1990s on a tight downtown street circuit with Al Unser jr the winner on both occasions. Uniquely, the pits were situated on a corner and the high altitude posed particular problems for the teams, especially for cooling and brakes. The race returned a decade later on a new course around the city’s Pepsi Center.

Circuit

1990 - 1991

Type

Temporary street circuit

Length

1.9 (Miles)

Fastest Race Lap

Michael Andretti (Lola T91/00-Chevrolet), 1m25.896, 79.631 mph, Champ Cars, 1991

Fastest Qualifying Lap

Michael Andretti (Lola T91/00-Chevrolet), 1m25.896, 79.631 mph, Champ Cars, 1991

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