rocks up to Rockingham for the BBC
Formula One driver Johnny Herbert will be joining Charlie Cox and
the BBC team to present coverage of the fastest motorsport on earth.
BBC has highlights of the CART race at Rockingham on 15 September
- from 4.45pm in BBC TWO's Sunday Grandstand - as the Championship
makes its only trip to Europe this year.
has a wealth of single-seater experience and is no stranger to the
Rockingham circuit. He
will be on hand to give his expert views on the race.
said: "I am really looking forward to working with the BBC
Sport team on Rockingham 500 and conveying the excitement of what
is always an entertaining race."
Cox said: "I am a huge fan of CART and for the BBC viewers
this race is particularly thrilling. Not only is it the only Championship
race in Europe this year, but it is also on an oval track which
makes the racing even more intense!"
is the 15th of 18 stages and the Championship is interestingly poised
as Scotland's Dario Franchitti is lying in third place behind the
current leader Cristiano da Matta.