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Old-school trio still going strong

Updated: August 26, 2004, 9:16 PM ET
By John Oreovicz | Special to ESPN.com

Scott Sharp, Eddie Cheever and Robbie Buhl probably didn't fit the exact blueprint of the American driver that Tony George had in mind when the Indy Racing League was conceived.

They didn't come from America's circle tracks, with "grass roots" followings from Saturday night devotees who can name sprint-car racers the general public has never heard of and can honestly say they knew the big shot drivers before they hit it big.

Ironically, all three men's backgrounds seem at odds with what ...

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