Some of the biggest stars in both the NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series and the Champ Car World Series will participate in separate autograph sessions during the week leading up to the Las Vegas Double in the Desert.
        All 18 Champ Car drivers including defending race and series champion Sebastian Bourdais, local favorites Paul Tracy and Jimmy Vasser and former Formula I star Christiano da Matta will be on hand at the ESPN Zone at the New York New York Hotel and Casino from 7-8 p.m. Thursday night, Sept. 22.
        Several of the top names in the NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series including series points leader Dennis Setzer, former LVMS winner David Starr and 2004 rookie of the year David Reutimann will be among those participating Friday night, Sept. 23 from 7-8 p.m. in an autograph session at the Third Street Downtown beside the Lady Luck Hotel and Casino. Other Craftsman Truck drivers committed to the Lady Luck session include Rick Crawford, Todd Bodine, Eric Norris, Matt Crafton, Robert Pressley, Timothy Peters and Justin Allgaier. Other drivers will be added later this week.
        LVMS mascot Pit Boss also will make appearances. Both autograph sessions are open and free to the public.
        Tickets are still available for the unique doubleheader comprised of the Las Vegas 350 NASCAR Craftsman Truck event and the Hurricane Relief 400 Champ Car World Series race. Call 1-800-644-4444 or log on to www.lvms.com for tickets.