Many Ponder Unser's Future as: Little Al Visits Ppir.
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- Named Organization
- Annual Pikes Peak Hill Climb
- Galles Racing
- Indy Racing League
- Las Vegas Review Journal
- Marlboro Team Penske
- Pikes Peak Intl Raceway
- Named Person
- Bray, C.
- Galles, R.
- Hamilton, D.
- Mehl, L.
- Penske, R.
- Ray, G.
- Unser, A.
- Unser, A., Jr.
- Unser, R.
- Wolf, J.
- XX Al
- XX Cody
- XX Shelley
- Master ID
- 2080724048 Status Report Project: Marlboro Team Penske
- 2080724049 The Usually Loquacious Darrell Waltrip Gets Choked Up Talking About His Final Season as a Driver in 20000000. // Moreno Makes Living as Supersub
- 2080724050 Prix-Pared
- 2080724051 Tracy Grabs Provisional Pole at Detroit GP Over Montoya
- 2080724052 Team Penske Drops Al Unser JR.
- 2080724053 Roger and out: Little Al's Gone // Montoya Edges Tracy for Pole at Belle Island
- 2080724054 Cart Not Staying Still
- 2080724055 Al Unser JR. Shrugs Off Penske Divorce
- 2080724056 Rookie Sensation Montoya Takes Cart Pole in Detroit // Franchitti Wins Chaotic Detroit
- 2080724057 Moore on the Move // Switches Flip Mid-Ohio Race
- 2080724058 Cart Teams
- 2080724059 Moore, De Ferran Don't See Gamble With Penske
- 2080724060 Unser to Go it Alone for 3 Races
- 2080724061 . About Roger Penske and Al Unser JR. // Unser to Go it Alone for 3 Races
- 2080724062 Little Al, Tossed by Penske, Vows He's Not Done Yet
- 2080724063 Roger Vows Commitment to Team Penske
- 2080724064 Roger Vows Commitment to Team Penske
- 2080724065 Fran-Tastic! Teamwork Key to Kool Green
- 2080724066 De Ferran Anxious to Answer 'the Call' for Penske
- 2080724067 Tracy Has Lost That Rainy Day Feeling // Miller Lite 200 Starting Grid
- 2080724068 Montoya Is Brash, But He Backs it Up
- 2080724069 Montoya Is Brash, But He Backs it Up
- 2080724070 Another Bad Day for Team Penske
- 2080724071 All About Cart, From a (Andretti) to Z (Zimbabwe)
- 2080724072 Everything You Want to Know About Championship Auto Racing Teams the Abcs of Cart
- 2080724073 Cart From a to Z Indy Racing Easy to Learn, Hard to Master
- 2080724074 Advice From Cart Veterans Prove Invaluable to Driver
- 2080724075 The Penske Files: Chris Gantner, Electronics Department
- 2080724076 Duffy Working on Plan to Bring Petty Driving Experience to CMS
- 2080724077-4078 Still the Boss. Roger Penske Still Committed to Racing With Best in the Sport
- 2080724079 Juanderful Showing as Montoya Wins Target Race
- 2080724080 Kenseth Scores Bristol Victory
- 2080724081-4082 Auto Racing Spotlight Wired Wheels Computers Play Crucial Role in Today's Race Cars
- 2080724083 'Life in the Pits' With Al Unser JR.'S Marlboro Team Penske Crew
- 2080724084 Team Penske Picks Reynard
- 2080724085 Cart Notebook // Turn the Page
- 2080724086 Driver Killed in Practice at Laguna Seca
- 2080724087 Racers Use High Tech to Create High Speed
- 2080724088 Al Unser JR.
- 2080724089-4090 Fast Food Penske Chef Creates a High-Octane Buffet
- 2080724091-4095 On the Byte Track
- 2080724096 Penske Dumps Unser From Team
- 2080724097 Down But Not out
- 2080724098 On the Move
- 2080724099 'Little Al' Vows He's Not Done Yet
- 2080724100 Little Al Leaving Penske Team With Few Regrets
- 2080724101 Little Al Vows He's Not Done Yet
- 2080724102 Little Al Vows He's Not out of Fast Lane for Good
- 2080724103 Little Al Vows He's Not Done Yet
- 2080724104 Big Setback
- 2080724105 Unser JR. Reaches Crossroads
- 2080724106 Al Unser JR.: Will Work for Speed
- 2080724107 Little Al Isn't Ready to Give Up on Racing Yet
- 2080724108 Little Al Unser Hopes Change Will Bring Victories
- 2080724109 Lil' Al's Head in a Swirl
- 2080724110 Al Unser JR. Soldiering on
- 2080724111 Little Al Not Done Racing Yet
- 2080724112 Little Al Not Ready to Ride Off Into the Sunset
- 2080724113 Unser JR. to Leave Penske Team in 20000000
- 2080724114 Unser Hopes to Revive Dynasty
- 2080724115 After Long Victory Drought, Unser JR., Penske Will Part
- 2080724116 Little Al Goes Back to Basics
- 2080724117 Unser JR., Penske Decide to Go Their Separate Ways
- 2080724118 Unser JR. Looks for New Start
- 2080724119 Unser Offering No Apologies
- 2080724120 Little Al Vows He's Not Done Yet
- 2080724121 Qualifying for Cart Shell 300 Cancelled After Driver Killed in Crash
- 2080724122-4123 Little Al Blues
- 2080724124 Competition 990906 Shakeup at Penske?
- 2080724125 Penske Builds All-New Superteam
- 2080724126 Marlboro Team Penske
- 2080724127 Fedex Championship Series Notes & Quotes
- 2080724128 Following the Tide
- 2080724129-4130 The Gang of Four
- 2080724131 Unser's Slow Progress
- 2080724132 Moore Magic
- 2080724133 Tarso on His Marks
- 2080724136 Competition 990920 Dark Day
- 2080724137 Al Unser JR. - Marlboro Team Penske Lola / Mercedes / Goodyear
- 2080724138 Fedex Championship Series Chicago Round 15
- 2080724139 Franchise Players
- 2080724140 Race Car Drivers Choose Designer Wear Off the Track
- 2080724148-4149 Greg Moore and Gil De Ferran
- 2080724150 Penske Serves Notice
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~' Many Ponder Unser's Future as: Little Al Visits PPIR! Hy BRUCE MARTIN mucll axl I tlon't blaltm hnn, evrhrl a uM1xngq wr tbem yw fuUNTA1N, r'.ulu. - The lie has had a very hard Ilmc. I:" natna Unxr Is synonymous Namallerwhalpmplewamtu 'IdolflknmawllytTmgsare w,W Pdtc, Peak, aNe Unacr say abnW ew.rYlhing he is like IheY ure aidt ILq,er famdY Is kir,g of Ihe hdl In the goill6 Wruugh, Iw u gclling Ibroke IIc3 u,kvwnt m.It Armual P&a Peak Hill Climbr through it znd I'm very proud loward.a trying lu w t end I Bul FnJay, another Unscr ul him. Ile 6 gelling hu rlvll knrev evenlnally sI uu9hing twcame Ilw big n ui at 1'dn loyRlurt a d getting hir lile hed tu haPpun wlwm he .ald, luak Int'1 Rureway as AI handlul and he lus a lut 4'llcy, eumgh ucmm6h I'vu Unveq Jr paid a visit ta the handle. Unfortunatelg what lel this guy 60, 1'ce chun6n/ trdy Itaein y League Fadduu'. Slnltey i dovy ta him ww, he enrs 11'e t,me thal my driver Unser Is xeeP g all options has 4cn away from 1~ hume goer.' ft lust hoppetu. l're been aPen as he searche for a new and I don4 get to see hun any- R'cre too. rv'le hegirminq nezt asan. more He has been lienated 'But, 1'm not Ro ~g to be the The Iwo,time Ind'unypolu 5011 from his Imme and Ihat iv hard nc to telt AI whe to go, he wumer and lwalime PPG Cup to ga tlvough, Ilas to do Ihat hirnsclf,' champlon will rwt he baek in "1 thuJl he Is gaN~ to go rac. Ieo nlehl, IRL exeeutive CART with~ ig and I thuJr he haa his rve direrlw, wzs als o vay exc'Ited Penske nextuas~on. c back up. If he gets back ta bY Ilnxr's vuit ihu weekend. ~p5~ haa Aeen tremely IrdianaPalis,youwJtsathe Ithinkrtwasreellynicethat vocel Ihat he Ivy4endv to wmreel AI, Je again.' he came In see us in persan, at lu :i110 srld M1as eIndiane His fztbe5 Al Unser, has been got e ur ears; nMeh~l s~nld.e't po' peahdly Pal of the In aince its inttp~ the best way hlns td he is consldecutg jumying tbn, vtog a drlvei s ~~ °R's Y blhalN., chThetaurvlimewuuwrof to maltt Hle pr°Per deeision NO 6XPlANAT[ON the Indianeyolls !W admila he fur what his rutrue Is going to Sa wanderinq d tha has lad deep diseussinns wilh be. I Ihink Al has a lot ur g:uage area all rveel:erd was his son abaul catrling b the oPpurtunilies and I lhulk lu k Unser, who u unable w fldly IRI, but wJl lezve Ne fnal very interesle.t in the IRLn eaplEin his mntrad negetu. decisionuptoLittleN. "1 thiNr the financial suua tions becauan of ong ing legal "He is going b nlake p his tinn tur him to come Iwre s aelions in iving the div e wor muvi," lhe Ider Un.et ve u Possible. Ile has been o( IJS wde, Shelley. Umer hae id. "We luve talked about il un uraged by hs reception so rePealedly sald he is laking u and we lalk about it often, bW wdl walt snd sea Ecarwm- ~ &ood, hard look at Ihe In and l tell hun he's go'mg to havx ta Im eauld Play a part and 1 Fliday waa arwUrer udicatbn Inake that decswn hlmsell hope we work somelhing ouL' of his interest In the serles, and ta weIgh things out arW Unser's preunce m Lhe In WIWeUnseruunabletofWly figure aut where he wants to waWd Inrrease series awaro- slxak t his mlerest ia the , Hu wants to ru the ne s, xaid MehL ran IIU., hu coasin, Robby and Indiznapo/is sau, I can tell you '1 IhiNr he woWd be s gaW taNer, AI, spukeapeWY. tbat. Whethu he wants to & draw everlwhere he went: Flce Il, 1/ Little At ie the eN4e aeries, 1 tlan't know. Mchl saW. I lhud it troWd be omne rctrahere.~ii s goed r eascloW pel togMhee"~~ very mpe~i oe wil farghun to be !tl Iha aadleamd helslakingagoadloekat Anwng the moA promkLI¢ HewolildgeneratealotafplID- whatlshera"RabbyUnser prospecIsforUUCis val IicSy.' sai4"/IMektM1eruixnaW m the In wuWd be with TramownerGallnaimi/she Ing but goud things lo say Galles Racing.ltewantlre 199o hae talked to Unrer abuW a about the IRL right n OAItTtitleardthete9xlndiam twocar leam that ineludrs and AI eeming aver he e epulu !e4 with teem owrter eunznldrtverDaveyHamillan see that rar hinuelf. Rick Galks. but satd it's up to Umer lu /,~ I laok at hAas At's hel haz an has ppraacbslw eralaLig~W~e lalkefttto Al as bad and he ' alrp^ItunLYlogaanddusame- timcaspatuors abaut having has to look at his upliwls; Ihu'µ etse, expatd the rest o( Uttser as hu driver begWIinF Calies told Jeff Wolrof the /ar Ns 1'V and kze~pm 2dnd, I rcrct sesean. Unser u[he a r Vagoa ReviewJOUrnat, 'We d ; krow he is sllll gaad and 1 rot that caWd lure a majot llte to have twoear leam knowheugouIg tugafa[l.' spons'orintotheIRlr witlrDavcyandN,andlthitt ' Unser hav M1ad an ID'emely '1 Ihbtk Ihe tRL needs driv Wcy woWd really compkmenl , dl(ficWt year an and uff the as of AI'a caliber,' Al Urwr each olher really well, They're tnek. His performance at said.NotthattheNiveraover both good guys, and there MarlMra Team Penske has here are t gaod driren- x uWdl he atry selfishneas rWlerwt over the past several Ney arK theY are arery npa'We rc gouty tu da evarylhing scazan; rs Ble team Is o ble. Rut they donY M1ave the ca toputlhedealta6ethtr. la~ a mpetllive force in recognilion sa, It,ermrxe. the 1'matJl a guud enough Iriend CAfiT. IBS ma[riage is aver In needr more recogniBun of N's nd wanl him to Ju an3'm Fehruary, hu 1lyeur tnwaads that, So whutever wlmdlwo rnnlh ht. wauld wA uM daug~'Ider, Cody, wns diagchuicche mako,l'd Ilkelue.t ll e Il~u.r .r. hu l ee m eale . w:d wIlh ua md u'IP bunuvurbere' anu idln} d'uuax that has left Ircr Umer saW a reluLL~.rl ::i~ 'We wuut ItIlemlllun pahaVy paralyzed. sald 'We don't neM AI, we Cetween CART and lle iCt. If he daet come to Ne IRL, ~Wtl Pratect the current IR6 want Al. I WWr Im u a grml hmuusbedlax+unrelRLteams d leame becaux it would bu ~wy PwHehasn't hadvary vi:h the IRL's eqwpnu:nl dulrt have as maah Inunny in much nuccess wlwre he is In aporvwn y ae CAlYr leamc and cox canturnmenl. Um ht nuw. Comn, ova Rrc,1t hi that luraundierl ~ 'Fnat wWd be a problem 'm wlule series appears~slim fur nercl nwWj d ur~uljul lufas rae driv his wnrld, but I don't knnw, I - 1nn'L paY hg bill; IWLLy ,Ynwp it ml rtwre veas ', p~n e g rs and Cuud fur AI. Urrsersaid"Nugoingto d Arera "1 open Ilm duur for all of to make mme maney. Hy llre 14".uever, A1 Oneeq Jr, may piux 6uya In CART \4e Iwve a net wait tbat lang to retwn to unw taken, d ha aames over bunch of tough guys in the hr:re and stzrtt wuutin6 raas, Ihe hNlanepals 500. 1(ll..'Ificy aren 1 gumy to luxt he am ttwke mancY It mghl 'It'xg i yg to be a fresh slarl, cu ~w vur here anJ 0.ot m. wtbearmuchuutu(Ilubux. relPrdlu" whclber it a in Hrw6lhemu,IwWM1elPmata 'I'ae rttn dl walk mtu every CAItT, Iie In o- N.tiCAR- Ilro senes be66er mN bster tm,kr In Ihiv Plu.ro ao I wwdd itS 6o'mg to Ire : ne tcnm wah more uppmaunlty lu gcl mag'uu.' AI ' 'mRetut6 tbe that Iw L:ts to work w'ilh," Iti6 +Wnuurss ehM1a'ePaddcekhere." i'Iraid.`HClnsthastopicknp '1'JltlreWbaeuAtvatro IbbbY Utuer s:ud a lul uf AI IvCle eCutWsgurafler it. fie ncvWr uf lulk uboulathul, but wu areu UrwC JYS dthue MIt wben he cal a change unJ Itoyer PL Imlg wuyr from thal. Indllmulwli. 5a0 Lreuu ul the . nmg aldiL betwecn CSVrr . ~ 1- m g tmmeua, 'I thudt At will Le luac uext yearJ RelOY mvl, AI u:mes In wlrcJianalwlo Yuucan'Ifor qet /t'e theacaratb.at nm al Indlunapulis. And Ihere s only w Induwandix saa I tlook.V will Ix Illere Iagwung nexl year. 'rWU-TIhILti- Wil4 a rieWry SundaY at 1'ikux Peak lot'1 'Unfurl,malelY. wllh Al's Ifvicewuy, Greg Ray completed a awrcy of Ihe two Iltl. .hmur. /uJwvA 6ve b