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Wed 27 Mar 1996
IRL: Aurora V8 progress update

IRL: Aurora V8 progress update

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE IRL AURORA V8 READY FOR TESTING Note to Editors: This is the third in a series of progress reports on development of Oldsmobile's Motorsport Aurora V8 for Indy Racing League competition in ...

Wed 08 May 1996
Pepsi 400 TV schedule and purse news

Pepsi 400 TV schedule and purse news

DAYTONA USA Grand Opening Gala Live on ESPN2 DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- The black tie event celebrating the opening of DAYTONA USA, "The Ultimate Motorsports Attraction," will be shown live on cable network ESPN2 July 4 from 7:30-8:30 p.m. ...

Daytona Porsche notes

Daytona Porsche notes

PCAers Shine at Daytona 24 Hours (PCA Editors Internet News Service) It was almost perfect. At the end of the Rolex 24 Hours of Daytona, February 3-4, a Porsche 911 occupied nine of the top 10 finishing positions in GTS-2 class with the Porsche...

NESCCA - Bridgehampton Nationals results (race group 1)

NESCCA - Bridgehampton Nationals results (race group 1)

[The following is output from the Monitor Systems Timing & Scoring system; i apologize for the way that Free Agent wraps the over long lines generated by the T&S program. for more information on NESCCA and SCCA National Racing in the Northeast ...

Tony Steward Interview

Tony Steward Interview

>From NASCAR Public Relations and Pontiac Racing Charlotte Motor Speedway May I7, 1996 >From an interview with Tony Stewart, driver of the Ranier-Walsh Racing Enterprises Pontiac. Steward will attempt to become the first NASCAR Busch Series...

Sat 21 Dec 1996
RACE: Las Vegas Double Regional results (long)

RACE: Las Vegas Double Regional results (long)

Several people asked for results for the Vegas Double Regional, so here they are. I've stripped out car numbers, lap times, car colors and sponsors and laps behind leader in order to keep it down to 80 columns. This looks best with a ...

Wed 08 May 1996
Reading preview (PRO/BIKE)

Reading preview (PRO/BIKE)

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Paul Kelly (818) 914-4761 SEELING BLAZES NEW TRAIL IN PRO STOCK MOTORCYCLE MOHNTON, Pa. -- Angelle Seeling's path to NHRA Pro Stock Motorcycle racing started when her husband asked her for a favor,...

Phoenix qualifying (S/C)

Phoenix qualifying (S/C)

Saturday-Round 1 - Super Comp -Left lane first- 1996 NHRA Atsco Nationals by Bob and Mike Number Driver R/T D/I E.T. Speed ...

Toyota Camry vs Carina choice explained

Toyota Camry vs Carina choice explained

It has been asked why Danny Sullivan entered 2 Toyota Camrys instead of the more common and smaller Carina/Corona. One reason is because of the success of the Camry in the South African Touring Car series. Although fitted with British-built ...

Sat 21 Dec 1996
RACE: Mid-Ohio Runoffs GT4 provisional results

RACE: Mid-Ohio Runoffs GT4 provisional results

GT4 Provisional Results ========================================================= These results are derived from the original timing output files but are modified for 80 columns. - John ...

Wed 08 May 1996
Ecowater to continue as Motter sponsor
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Ecowater to continue as Motter sponsor

Motter Motorsports Retains EcoWater Systems Sponsorship ST. PAUL, MN (January 31) - EcoWater Systems, Inc., has extended its sponsorship agreement with the Motter Motorsports team which races with the World of Outlaws, Floyd Smith, ...

Road America results and standings
PWC

Road America results and standings

ELKHART LAKE, Wis. -- Results from Saturday's 22-lap, 88-Mile SCCA World Challenge S2 class race, part of the Texaco/Havoline 200 weekend at Road America with finishing position, starting position in parentheses, driver, hometown, car, laps and...

Sears Point post-race notes

Sears Point post-race notes

>FROM NASCAR Public Relations Office FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MAY 6, 1996 NASCAR WINSTON CUP NOTES OF INTEREST DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. --- NASCAR of officials Sunday fined...

Kevin Schwartz to race at Watkins Glen

Kevin Schwartz to race at Watkins Glen

MOTORCYCLE LEGEND KEVIN SCHWANTZ SET FOR GLEN CRAFTSMAN TRUCK RACE WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. -- Motorcycle legend Kevin Schwantz will be racing on four wheels this year. The former Daytona 200 winner will run in selected NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series...

Jim Wahlie Hires Danny Lasoski
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Jim Wahlie Hires Danny Lasoski

Wahlie, Lasoski to Join World of Outlaws in 1997 LIMA, OH (December 13) - Danny Lasoski, one of sprint car racing's most popular racers, has been hired by Wahlie Motorsports to drive the ...

Penn Nationals report 96-06-16

Penn Nationals report 96-06-16

SPRINTS: Penn National 96-06-16 June 16, 1996 Grantville, PA Greetings sprint car fans from the Penn National Speedway located adjacent to the Penn National horse racing facility. Sorry for the delay in posting. Penn National Speedway is...

Hernandez for PacWest Jr in 1996

Hernandez for PacWest Jr in 1996

Newport Beach, Calif.-based QwikCars/PacWest Jr. Racing and Mario Hernandez, of Miami, Fla., have announced plans to run together in the 1996 Player's/Toyota Atlantic Championship. Hernandez competed in the last three Atlantic races in 1995 with...

Perth Scottish Rally entry list

Perth Scottish Rally entry list

Here is the Final Entry List for the Perth Scottish Rally, the Perth Scottish Formula 1300 Rally, and the Perth Scottish National Rally. The Perth Scottish Rally is a round of the FIA European Rally Championship for Drivers (co-efficient 5), a...

Granite City Rally entry list

Granite City Rally entry list

Here is the Final Entry List for the Anderson Cars Granite City Rally, the second round of the 1996 Mintex Rally Series which ran on 30th March. ANDERSON CARS GRANITE CITY RALLY 1996 NUMBER CREW ...

Trackrod Forest Stages entry list

Trackrod Forest Stages entry list

Here is the Final Entry List for the Trackrod Forest Stages Rally, the sixth round of the 1996 Mintex National Rally Series, which ran on Saturday 28th September in the North Yorkshire Forests. Full results and championship tables are available...

WKA Enduro World Championship Daytona report

WKA Enduro World Championship Daytona report

Grindell, Wilson win big in Daytona WKA Enduro Karts DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (12-28-96) -- Nathan Grindell of Carrollton, Tex., and Bobby Wilson of Oconomowoc, Wisc., each won a pair of events while defending World Karting Association (WKA)...

Lane-Nott leaves FIA
F1

Lane-Nott leaves FIA

This year's permanent F1-racedirector Roger Lane-Nott has left the Federation Internationele de l'Automobile. The former submarine commander is said to have had differences with members of the scene. [Source: MOTORSPORT aktuell ...

Wed 27 Mar 1996
IRL: Indy 500 entry list (WIDE)

IRL: Indy 500 entry list (WIDE)

2 14 Scott Brayton Glidden Menards Special Team Menard Inc. Coldwater, MI 95 Lola / Menard V6 / Firestone Indianapolis, IN 3 6 Eddie Cheever ...

Wed 08 May 1996
Leeds - RAC International Historic Rally entry list

Leeds - RAC International Historic Rally entry list

Here is the Final Entry List for the Leeds - RAC International Historic Rally, as approved by the Stewards this evening. First car leaves Leeds at 06:10 on Saturday 23rd November. For further information see my Web pages at ...

Top Fuel rear-end ratio rule -- opinion

Top Fuel rear-end ratio rule -- opinion

>From: Glenn Thompson <glenn@ALLDATA.COM> ================================================================== Glenn Thompson (glenn@alldata.com) Automotive Technical Editor Alldata Corporation, Elk Grove, Ca. A while...

Sebring results

Sebring results

Results from the March 16 Exxon Superflo 12 Hours of Sebring at Sebring International Raceway. Pos. Class Drivers Car Laps ...

Macau Grand Prix 1996 results
F3

Macau Grand Prix 1996 results

43.Formula 3 Grand Prix of Macau 1996 -------------------------Results race 1 15 laps----------------------- Pos Driver Nat Team/Car ...

Phoenix qualifying (S/G)

Phoenix qualifying (S/G)

Saturday-Round 1 - Super Gas -Left lane first- 1996 NHRA Atsco Nationals by Bob and Mike Number Driver R/T D/I E.T. Speed ...

Cambrian Rally Entry List

Cambrian Rally Entry List

Here is the entry list for the Snowdonia (Windows and Doors) Cambrian Rally, the final round of the 1996 BTRDA Rally Series, held last Saturday (5th October) in North Wales. SNOWDONIA WINDOWS CAMBRIAN RALLY 1996 NUMBER ...

Wed 10 Apr 1996
BTCC: Peugeot & MSD join forces

BTCC: Peugeot & MSD join forces

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP Peugeot switches to MSD for 1997 The determined Peugeot team looks set for a revival in its fortunes for the 1997 Auto Trader RAC Touring Car Championship with the announcement today...

Wed 08 May 1996
Jac Haudenschild out indefinitely
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Jac Haudenschild out indefinitely

Back Injury Puts 'Wild Child' Out Indefinitely By Richard Day WOOSTER, OH (August 9) - Injuries suffered in a crash at Lebanon Valley Speedway kept Jac Haudenschild from racing in Friday's Skoal Outlaw Series event at...

Chicago Area Race Track (long)

Chicago Area Race Track (long)

I'll apologize in advance for the length of this post... The DuPage Airport Authority Commission met today, Monday, 25-Nov, to review the responses to its Request for Qualifications for a racetrack on its property in west suburban Chicago. I...

Cam Binder signs for Phillips Motorsports

Cam Binder signs for Phillips Motorsports

CAM BINDER JOINS PHILLIPS MOTORSPORTS Cam Binder, of Calgary, Alberta, Canada, and Phillips Motorsports have announced their intentions to run a complete race schedule in the 1996 Player's Ltd./Toyota Atlantic Championship. Binder, the 1994...

Sat 21 Dec 1996
RACE: Mid-Ohio Runoffs Thursday ramblings

RACE: Mid-Ohio Runoffs Thursday ramblings

>From: Greg Rubenstein The Runoffs Ramblings Volume 1, Number 2 October 10, 1996 SCCA WORKERS OF THE YEAR: The Thursday Night SCCA Valvoline Runoffs worker social will honor the SCCA Workers Of The Year drop by after the last checkered...