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Wed 31 Dec 2003
Dakar: Scrutineering day two notes

Dakar: Scrutineering day two notes

"I can't wait for the real start" were Sainct's very first words. The three time rally winner (1999, 2000 and 2003) will be one of the favourites again but the fight should be very harsh with KTM official team mates Cyril Despres (n°2), Joan ...

WSS: Disbury Racing round nine race notes

WSS: Disbury Racing round nine race notes

Aussiefast cars on the charge at Avalon The saying goes "When the going gets tough, the tough get going." That is exactly what both Craft Disbury Racing divers did when the World Series Sprintcar Championship invaded Avalon this ...

WSS: Disbury Racing round eight race notes

WSS: Disbury Racing round eight race notes

Johnson racks up the points at the Mount Following on from his historic maiden World Series Championship round victory last night a Murray Bridge Jason Johnson tonight racked up another swag of points towards the Championship at the ...

WSS: Disbury Racing round seven race notes

WSS: Disbury Racing round seven race notes

Jason Johnson tonight took his Aussiefast Transport/STP Eagle to victory lane for the first time in the World Series Sprintcar Championship when he captured the second round of the Proton Jumbuck Series at Murray Bridge Speedway. After...

WSS: Disbury Racing round six race summary

WSS: Disbury Racing round six race summary

Saturday, December 26, 2003 - CDR offer their apologies The Craft Disbury Racing team this evening offer their apologies to their sponsors and the fans who were present to see the event that wasn't a race but a battle of survival tonight at ...

WSS: J&J Auto Racing news 2003-12-23

WSS: J&J Auto Racing news 2003-12-23

GRANVILLE, NSW, AUSTRALIA (December 22) - The holiday season got an early start for sprint car fans in Australia as American sprint car star Donny Schatz and his ParkerStore sprint car arrived just in time for him to share some holiday ...

Dakar: Scrutineering day one notes

Dakar: Scrutineering day one notes

In 26 years of existence, rarely a day of scrutineering had attracted as many people. Looking at the thousands that made the short trip from Clermont and the area to the Grande Halle, one can only consider Auvergne as a land of rallyraid fanatics.

JMB Racing USA Ferrari Daytona test preview

JMB Racing USA Ferrari Daytona test preview

Miramar, Florida, December 31st, 2003: JMB Racing USA Team Ferrari will participate in pre-season testing at Daytona International Speedway this weekend in preparation for the season-opening 42nd Anniversary of the Rolex 24 At Daytona. JMB Racing...

Dakar: KTM preview

Dakar: KTM preview

KTM goes round again It starts again. The legendary Dakar rally is about to begin. The toughest test for the bikes and their riders. In its 26th edition the rally returns to its classical route: taking off in the middle of France ...

Chili Bowl qualifying nights unveiled

Chili Bowl qualifying nights unveiled

18th Annual O'Reilly Chili Bowl Nationals Qualifying Nights Unveiled! TULSA, Okla. (December 30, 2003) - Always much anticipated, the list of entrants by qualifying night for the 18th Annual O'Reilly Chili Bowl Nationals, set to take place...

Motorsports 2004 show schedule

Motorsports 2004 show schedule

2004 Tentative Show Schedule FRIDAY, JANUARY 16TH - SHOW OPENS 1 PM - CLOSES 10 PM 5:30 PM - AWARDS (STAGE) - Interviews and award presentations to the top class winners in Northeast racing in 2003 including overall winner Alan Johnson. 3 -5...

American Junior Team update 2003-12-30

American Junior Team update 2003-12-30

Red Bull American Junior Team drivers catch a glimpse of their future. Red Bull celebrates 10-year partnership with the Sauber Petronas Formula 1 team. New York, NY (30 Dec 2003) -- The winners of the 2003 Red Bull Driver Search, who are now the...

Dennis Taylor signs new primary sponsor

Dennis Taylor signs new primary sponsor

Taylor signs Plumbing Concepts as primary sponsor for 2004. ANAHEIM, Calif. - NHRA Top Alcohol Funny Car veteran Dennis Taylor has announced the signing of Plumbing Concepts as the team's primary sponsor for the 2004 season. Ken Meadows, owner...

Willowbank racers prepare for international competition

Willowbank racers prepare for international competition

International assault at Willowbank Raceway Queensland's Willowbank Raceway has been given the International stamp of approval by United States Top Fuel drag racer Glenn Mikres, in the lead up to this weekend's Top Fuel and Top Alcohol National...

2004 FIA GT Championship schedule

2004 FIA GT Championship schedule

2004 FIA GT Championship calendar Date Circuit Location 03/26-28 Autodromo Nazionale Monza Monza, Italy 04/16-18 Circuito de la Comunidad Valenciana* Valencia, ...

Team USA first New Zealand test notes

Team USA first New Zealand test notes

Americans display great promise in first New Zealand test Christchurch, New Zealand (December 30, 2003) -- Three talented young American racers enjoyed a very promising first test session today in preparation for the forthcoming six-race...

2004 FIA Formula 3000 schedule

2004 FIA Formula 3000 schedule

<pre> FIA Formula 3000 International Championship Calendar Date Location Circuit 04/23-24 Imola, Italy Autodromo Enzo e Dino Ferrari 05/07-08 Barcelona, Spain Circuit de ...

2004 FIA World Rally Championship schedule

2004 FIA World Rally Championship schedule

<pre> FIA World Rally Championship Period Country Event name 01/23-25 Monte Carlo 72° Rallye Automobile Monte-Carlo 02/06-08 Sweden Uddeholm Swedish Rally 03/12-14 Mexico Corona...

Menards join PEM for Daytona 24

Menards join PEM for Daytona 24

North Canton, OH - ORISON Marketing - Planet Earth Motorsports announced the final selections to their 2004 ROLEX 24 of Daytona driver line-up. The two drivers will be NASCAR drivers Charlie and Paul Menard. The two cousins will join the...

MSR announces Daytona 24 driver lineup

MSR announces Daytona 24 driver lineup

Michael Shank Racing announces Driver Lineup for Rolex 24 at Daytona. REYNOLDSBURG, Ohio (December 30, 2003) -- Michael Shank Racing (MSR) announced that it has finalized its driver lineup for the 2004 Grand American Rolex Sports Car Series' ...

2004 crucial for CoulthardHeadline
F1

2004 crucial for Coulthard

2004 will be a crucial season for David Coulthard if he is to stay in Formula One in the future and he'll have to give it his all to find a competitive seat come 2005. With Juan Pablo Montoya already signed to McLaren for 2005, Coulthard looks ...

Button predicts a great seasonHeadline
F1

Button predicts a great season

2003 saw some much-needed competition and entertainment in Formula One and Jenson Button predicts 2004 will continue the same way. While it seems likely that Ferrari, Williams and McLaren will still be the teams at the front of the grid, Button ...

Kreidler takes USA Sprints title

Kreidler takes USA Sprints title

Shane "West Coast Flash" Kreidler 2003 USA Sprints Champion December 29,2003 - Fort Myers,Florida - Shane "West Coast Flash" Kreidler Driving his Family owned and "Coach" Dan Kriedler Wrenched J&J Auto Sponsored ...

Michel Point will not run Dakar 2004

Michel Point will not run Dakar 2004

The race has not started, yet the first difficulties Dec. 29 - With three days to go before the prologue in Clermont-Ferrand and the real start of the 2004 Telefonica Dakar rally, the first competitors have started massing on the parking lot of...

Specter Werkes/Sports enters Daytona 24

Specter Werkes/Sports enters Daytona 24

Specter Werkes/Sports announces Rolex 24 project 24 Cauley Corvette GTR to Feature Highlander DVD Promotion Detroit -- December 24, 2003 In conjunction with Cauley Chevrolet, a Michigan Chevrolet dealer, Specter Werkes Sports today announced it...

Orbit Racing to compete in 2004

Orbit Racing to compete in 2004

Orbit Racing to field Porsche in 2004 Rolex Series International driver lineup set for Rolex 24 at Daytona JUPITER, Fla. (December 29, 2003) -- Orbit Racing will compete in the Grand American Rolex Sports Car Series in 2004, fielding the No. 44...

2004 season preview
AMA

2004 season preview

A new champion will be crowned in AMA Supercross 2004 season kicks off with traditional Anaheim opener. PICKERINGTON, Ohio (Dec. 29, 2003) -- The 2004 THQ AMA Supercross Series gets underway this Saturday, Jan. 3, at Edison International...

Orbit Racing - 2004 and Daytona

Orbit Racing - 2004 and Daytona

2004 Orbit Racing will compete in the Rolex Sports Car Series in 2004, fielding the No. 44 Classic Industries Porsche 911 GT3 RS for Joe and Jay Policastro of Latrobe, Pa. The father-son pair drove three successful races in the Rolex Series GT...

The Racer's Group Daytona 24 driver lineup

The Racer's Group Daytona 24 driver lineup

Sonoma, CA -- December 29, 2003 -- The Racer's Group, overall winners of the 2003 Rolex 24 Hours of Daytona, today announced the driver lineup for the ...

David Green/Edwards at Kentucky in January

David Green/Edwards at Kentucky in January

SPARTA, KY. -- NASCAR Busch Series runner-up David Green and NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series Rookie-of-the-Year Carl Edwards will help open the first day of Kentucky Speedway single-event ticket sales on Jan. 5, 2004 by greeting fans at Meijer ...

M-Sport confirms Warmbold for full 2004 programme
WRC

M-Sport confirms Warmbold for full 2004 programme

German Antony Warmbold is the first privateer to confirm a full 16-round assault on the 2004 FIA World Rally Championship behind the wheel of a Ford Focus RS WRC02, which will be run by British-based Motorsport Specialist M-Sport Limited. The ...

Christmas Stages Rally summary

Christmas Stages Rally summary

Bird retains Christmas Stages title. Specsavers Christmas Stages Rally -- Sunday 28th December 2003 -- For the second successive year, MonsterMob Ducati superbike team owner Paul Bird swept to an impressive overall victory in the Specsavers...

Webber looking forward to new circuitsHeadline
F1

Webber looking forward to new circuits

Mark Webber is waiting for a closer look at the new circuits on the 2004 calendar, Bahrain and China, and hopes they will be challenging for the drivers. Sahkir in Bahrain is scheduled for 4th of April, the third Grand Prix of the season, and ...

McLaren and Henkel extend partnership
F1

McLaren and Henkel extend partnership

The West McLaren Mercedes Formula One team is proud to announce that it has agreed a long-term extension to its Partnership with Henkel Technologies. Both organisations are continuing a successful and mutually beneficial partnership, which began...

Willowbank prepares for New Year event

Willowbank prepares for New Year event

History in the making at Willowbank Raceway The traditional Test 'n' Tune before this Saturday's huge New Year program at Queenslands Willowbank Raceway will take on greater significance, when reigning Australian Top Fuel champion and drag...