F1 fans can win chance to golf with Heidfeld, Schumacher
Formula One fans can bid in eBay auctions that feature the prize of playing golf Wednesday, June 13 at Brickyard Crossing Golf Course with four F1 personalities, including drivers Nick Heidfeld and Ralf Schumacher.
The auctions, presented by Bridgestone, the Indianapolis Motor Speedway and Brickyard Crossing, continue until June 8 at www.ebay.com. All proceeds will go to the Driver's Edge driver education program for teens and the Riley Hospital for Children in Indianapolis.
Winning bidders will play in a Bridgestone charity event at the 18-hole, championship-caliber Brickyard Crossing course, which features four holes inside the famous IMS oval. Two winners will play in a foursome with BMW Sauber F1 Team driver Heidfeld, two with Panasonic Toyota Racing driver Schumacher, two with Bridgestone Motorsport Director Hiroshi Yasukawa and two with Super Aguri F1 Team Principal and former F1 driver Aguri Suzuki.
The drivers and personalities are participating in the United States Grand Prix on June 15-17 on the 2.605-mile road course at IMS.
Besides the once-in-a-lifetime chance to play golf with F1 celebrities, other great prizes will be provided to the winning bidders, including:
.Two reserved seats to the United States Grand Prix on Sunday, June 17 at IMS.
.Two two-day general-admission tickets for Friday, June 15 (F1 practice) and Saturday, June 16 (F1 qualifying) at the United States Grand Prix.
.An autographed photo of your foursome and a Bridgestone gift bag.
.A chance to meet all of the participating F1 celebrities in the event.
.A Bridgestone Motorsport hat autographed by Heidfeld and Schumacher.
.A tournament luncheon.
The two winning bidders who play on the winning foursome in the tournament also will receive from Bridgestone two passes to the ultra-exclusive USGP Paddock Club for Sunday, June 17, a retail value of $7,600.
To bid in the auctions, enter these numbers into the search box at www.ebay.com and follow the instructions in each listing:
eBay auction numbers
Heidfeld ($500 minimum bid):
Schumacher ($500 minimum bid):
Yasukawa ($250 minimum bid):
Suzuki ($250 minimum bid):
2007 USGP tickets: Reserved Race Day and three-day "Season Passes" for the 2007 United States Grand Prix, June 15-17, are on sale to all customers.
Ticket information can be found any time at www.indianapolismotorspeedway.com or by calling the IMS Ticket Office at (800) 822-4639 or (317) 492-6700. Ticket Office hours are from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. (ET) Monday-Friday.