The following is a news release on the new Oldsmobile Indy
Aurora V8 which was unveiled this weekend at the Indy Racing
League event at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. You'll also find
information on Oldsmobile's IRL contingency award program...
Clermont, IN -- People in various newsgroups have posted asking for
prayers when drivers in their favorite form of racing have been
seriously injured or killed. The drag racing community now asks
that the favor be returned....
Report from Motorsport News International
NASCAR Public Relations
SUZUKA CITY, Japan
NASCAR official Elmo Langley, 68, passed away Thursday
afternoon (local time) at Suzuka General Hospital of apparent heart
The following is courtesy of Crest Motorsports on the Web at:
ATTENTION: SPORTS EDITORS & SPORTS DIRECTORS!
MILLION DOLLAR DRAG RACE UPDATE FROM HUNTSVILLE DRAGWAY
Here is the Final entry list for the 21st Wyedean Forest Rally, the
first round of the 1996 BTRDA Rally Series which took place in the
Forest of Dean last Saturday (10th February)
21st WYEDEAN FOREST RALLY 1996
[Phil Rider's review of WHERE EAGLES FLY appeared in the Nov. 27 issue of
National Speed Sport News, and is reposted with his permission.
Where Eagles Fly
By: Harvey Shapiro
208 pages, ...
Rolex 24 at Daytona
34th Annual Running of the 24 Hour Endurance Classic
Daytona International Speedway, Daytona Beach, FL
February 3-4, 1996
Exxon World SportsCar Championship, Exxon Supreme GTS-1 & GTS-2
Entry List for Entries ...
Lee [Autorace listserver owner] asked me if I wouldn't do a short bio on
Ted Horn. With an article coming up in Open Wheel magazine it would be nice
to compare notes.
Ted was born Eylard Theodore Von Horn on Feb. 27th, 1910.
HARTFORD, MI (October 12) - Interstate Racing Association
driver Frank Filskov died Saturday night from injuries suffered in
a crash during the Fourth Annual U.S. Dirt Nationals at Hartford
Filskov was racing through turn one ...
80th Annual Indianapolis 500-Mile Race
Saturday, May 11 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm Pole Day Qualifying
Sunday, May 12 ...
United Midget Auto Racing Association
32 year old NAMARS + UMARA regular Perry Younce was killed in a racing...
Notes: In Saturday's Yamaha Sportsman Heavy race, Keith Freber did not drive
winning kart. Mark Weaverling of Santa Maria, Calif., was a last-minute
replacement and won!
Dirt results from Saturday night were not available today. Will try ...
>Date: Sun, 10 Nov 1996 20:12:00 PST
>From: Rogers, Rick <rrogers@MOC1.GANNETT.COM>
Picked this up on the net:
ARCA Driver Hudspeth Loses Hand
HAMPTON, Ga. -- Mickey Hudspeth, one of four drivers injured in crashes
ARCA PRESIDENT BOB LOGA FATALLY INJURED
4-27-96 -- From ARCA Public Relations
TALLADEGA, Ala. -- Robert John (Bob) Loga, 55, President of
the Automobile Racing Club of America (ARCA), died early Saturday
afternoon at the University of ...
Newspaper O Estado de Sao Paulo reports French newspaper L'Equipe
interviewing Jean Marie Balestre. Balestre is retiring now and were in
international autosports since 40 years ago and was president of FISA,
FIA and FFA. On '89 ...
>From Greg Rubenstein
The Runoffs Ramblings
Volume 1, Number 4
Saturday, October 12, 1996
KASIEWICZ SECOND WOMAN CHAMPION: Congratulations to Andrea Kasiewicz,
DE/Detroit, winner of Friday's Sports 2000 race to become the SCCA's
SODA Chevrolet Off-Road Winter Series Results
Glen Helen Raceway Park
San Bernardino, CA
Dec. 7/8, 1996
Off road racers from the Wisconsin based SODA organization
sought refuge from their regular winter weather by Southern...
>From NASCAR Public Relations Office
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
ALL-START OPENING OF FIRST "NASCAR THUNDER' STORE SET FOR GWINNETTPLACE
MALL IN ATLANTA
Darrell Waltrip, Richard And Kyle Petty To Greet Fans
Atlanta Ga. -- May 1 1996...
Stillwagon opens WKA Dirt World Championships with a victory
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (12-27-96) -- The World Karting Association Dirt World
Championships opened Friday night at Daytona Beach Municipal Stadium with
perennial contender J.T.