Report from Motorsport News International
Oct. 26, 1996
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Contact: NHRA Communications
NHRA FORMS ALLIANCE WITH COUNTRY MUSIC SUPERSTAR TRAVIS TRITT
GLENDORA, Calif. -- Country music superstar Travis Tritt and the...
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...
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
NHRA Press Release
Sept. 1, 1996
Top Fuel Motorcycle rider Elmer Trett died from injuries suffered in
an accident Sunday during an exhibition pass at the NHRA U.S.
Nationals at Indianapolis Raceway Park.
>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...
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, ...
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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,...
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...
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 ...
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 ...
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)...
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...
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...
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...
Here is the Final Entry List for the Perth Scottish Rally, the
Perth Scottish Formula 1300 Rally, and the Perth Scottish National
The Perth Scottish Rally is
a round of the FIA European Rally Championship for Drivers (co-efficient 5),
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...
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
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...
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 ...
>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
SPRINTS: Penn National 96-06-16
June 16, 1996
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...
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...
LAKEVILLE, Conn. -- Results from Saturday's 45-lap, 68.85-mile SCCA World
Challenge Sports Division, S2 Class race at Lime Rock Park, with finishing
position, starting position in parentheses, driver, hometown, car, laps and