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Fri 08 May 1998
Phoenix Results (Motorcycle

Phoenix Results (Motorcycle

RICE TAKES LATE MODEL KAWASAKI TO FUNNY BIKE WIN AT INAGURAL PROSTAR WEST EVENT. By Russ Collins Jr. and Marty Kane AMA PROSTAR DYNATEK NATIONAL OPEN SPEEDWORLD MOTORPLEX, PHOENIX, ARIZONA It has been almost a decade since the now defunct...

Fri 14 Aug 1998
Results rec.autos.sport.nascar.moderated vote

Results rec.autos.sport.nascar.moderated vote

RESULT moderated group rec.autos.sport.nascar.moderated passes 216:32 There were 216 YES votes and 32 NO votes, for a total of 248 valid votes. There were 3 abstentions and 4 invalid ballots. For a group to...

Fri 08 May 1998
Daytona Pepsi 400 - Record ratings, Attendance

Daytona Pepsi 400 - Record ratings, Attendance

Pepsi 400 gets record ratings, attendance DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Oct. 21, 1998) The inaugural running of the Pepsi 400 under the lights at Daytona International Speedway, broadcast on TNN, set a record for the highest-rated fall night race in ...

Thu 19 Nov 1998
Rolex 24 Entries Accepted, New Rules
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Rolex 24 Entries Accepted, New Rules

ROLEX 24 AT DAYTONA ENTRIES BEING ACCEPTED; NEW RULES FOR FLORIDA'S ‘ROUND-THE-CLOCK CLASSIC ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (November 19, 1998) -- Entry form packets have been mailed and entries are now being accepted for the 37th annual Rolex 24...

Sat 01 Aug 1998
Belleville Midget Nationals results

Belleville Midget Nationals results

USAC NATIONAL/"WESTERN STATES" MIDGET RACE RESULTS: August 1, 1998 -- Belleville, Kansas - 21st "Miller Genuine Draft" Belleville Midget Nationals FIRST HEAT: (8 Laps) 1. Tony Stewart ( ...

Fri 03 Jul 1998
Minardi Recruits New Engineer

Minardi Recruits New Engineer

NEW DEVELOPMENTS - AND NOT JUST ON THE TECHNICAL FRONT - AT THE SILVERSTONE TESTS The Fondmetal Minardi Ford Team has started testing at Silverstone not just...

Tue 01 Dec 1998
Dick Beaty Passes

Dick Beaty Passes

Former Winston Cup Director Beaty passes DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Nov. 30, 1998) Dick Beaty, who served as NASCAR Winston Cup Director from 1980 until retiring from that position following the 1992 season, has passed away at his home in North ...

Thu 30 Jul 1998
CHAMPCAR/CART: Michigan funerals

CHAMPCAR/CART: Michigan funerals

Troy, MI (July 29, 1998) - Funerals for the three victims of the incident that occurred Sunday at the U.S. 500 at Michigan Speedway will be conducted Thursday and Friday in Michigan and Tennessee. Kenneth Dale Fox, 38, of Lansing, Mich.;...

Fri 08 May 1998
Sleepy Tripp Scores Number 100

Sleepy Tripp Scores Number 100

Tripp Finally Scores Western States Victory Number 100! Sleepy Tripp of Costa Mesa, Calif., the winningest driver in USAC Midget racing history, ended a two-year search for that elusive 100th career "Western States" Midget feature...

Sun 01 Feb 1998
Chamonix 24-hour ice race results

Chamonix 24-hour ice race results

CHAMONIX, France, Feb 1 - Top five results of the Chamonix 24-Hours ice race: Result of final - 25 minute race P. Drivers Nat Type of car ...

Sat 06 Jun 1998
45th Acropolis Rally - Entry List.
WRC

45th Acropolis Rally - Entry List.

45th Acropolis Rally Entry List. 5 TOYOTA CASTROL TEAM Toyota Corolla WRC SAINZ Carlos/ MOYA Luis E/E A/8 3 555 SUBARU WORLD RALLY TEAM Subaru Impreza WRC MCRAE Colin/ GRIST Nicky GB/GB A/8 1 TEAM MITSUBISHI RALLIART Mitsubishi Lancer Evo V...

Tue 23 Jun 1998
BUSCH: Kat Teasdale Makes BGN Debut at Watkins Glen

BUSCH: Kat Teasdale Makes BGN Debut at Watkins Glen

WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (June 22, 1998) Kathryn "Kat" Teasdale will be driving the No. 54 Team IGA Chevrolet in five races this season, starting with Sunday's NASCAR Busch Series Grand National Division Lysol 200 at Watkins Glen ...

Fri 20 Nov 1998
Motegi Jeff Burton Has Bruce Lee Paint Scheme

Motegi Jeff Burton Has Bruce Lee Paint Scheme

Burton has kickin' paint scheme MOTEGI, Japan (Nov. 21, 1998) Sometimes a paint scheme can be used to send a message. For years, Dale Earnhardt has piloted a black Chevrolet, part of his image as 'the Intimidator'. Jeff Burton has unveiled a...

Fri 13 Feb 1998
Honoring 50 Greatest Drivers

Honoring 50 Greatest Drivers

NASCAR honors its 50 greatest drivers DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Feb. 13, 1998) NASCAR's 50-year history can be told from many different perspectives - track history, promoter history, or manufacturer history. But the one that adds the color and ...

Tue 10 Feb 1998
Tue 09 Jun 1998
1998 Baja 500 Results

1998 Baja 500 Results

CLASS VEHICLE POSITIONS REPORT 1998 Score Baja 500 Trophy Trucks Results are: Official OA CLS Driver/Age Start Finish Total Elapsed Average Pos Pos Num CLS Vehicle Home Time Time Miles Time Speed --- --- --- ----- --- ...

Sun 11 Oct 1998
RACE: Valvoline Runoffs Results Formula Vee

RACE: Valvoline Runoffs Results Formula Vee

LEXINGTON, Ohio Results from the 19-lap, 45.6-mile Formula Vee National Championship race, part of the Valvoline Runoffs, presented by NAPA Auto Parts at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, with finishing position, starting position in parentheses,...

Wed 02 Dec 1998
Indianapolis to Host USGP in 2000

Indianapolis to Host USGP in 2000

Indianapolis Motor Speedway to Host U.S. Grand Prix in 2000 by David Reininger - Motorsport News International Indianapolis, IN (December 2, 1998) - Tony George, President and CEO of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, announced plans today for...

Mon 02 Feb 1998
Craig Dollansky forms new team

Craig Dollansky forms new team

Craig Dollansky Forms Racing Team By Richard Day ELK RIVER, MN (February 2) - When Jim Wahlie retired from the Pennzoil World of Outlaws Series to spread the word of God in early January, Craig ...

Tue 27 Oct 1998
CHAMPCAR/CART: Cosworth Engineers On the

CHAMPCAR/CART: Cosworth Engineers On the "Handford Device"

FedEx Championship Series CART'S VERSION OF RESTRICTOR PLATE RACING, THE HANDFORD DEVICE, RETURNS IN THE SEASON ENDING MARLBORO 500 AT THE CALIFORNIA SPEEDWAY THIS WEEKEND. EACH MAJOR MOTORSPORT SERIES PRESCRIBES TO A DIFFERENT PHILOSOPHY...

Mon 14 Sep 1998
BUSCH: David Green is

BUSCH: David Green is "Mr. Mom" of the 90s

ARCHDALE, NC---When he's not racing the No. 36 Stanley Pontiac at 200 mph around a track, NASCAR Busch Series driver David Green can be found at his home in North Carolina changing diapers, reading nursery rhymes and picking up cheerios. This...

Fri 08 May 1998
Richmond Starting Grid

Richmond Starting Grid

NASCAR Winston Cup Series Racing Starting Grid Exide NASCAR Select Batteries 400 Richmond International Raceway Race No. 25 /September 12, 1998 Pos No. Name Make Time Speed 1 2 Rusty Wallace Frd ...

Thu 11 Jun 1998
Big Rigs at Maryland Int'l Raceway

Big Rigs at Maryland Int'l Raceway

Big Fun at MIR Big Rig Nationals By Bill Pratt June 6, 1998 - Budds Creek, MD - Maryland International Raceway hosted its annual Big Rig Truck Nationals in front of a large crowd of truckers and truck fans. The event featured dozens of truck ...

Fri 10 Apr 1998
BTCC: 1998 entry list

BTCC: 1998 entry list

NEWS FROM THE AUTO TRADER RAC BRITISH TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP 2/3/98 QUALITY AND QUANTITY FOR '98 BTCC The Auto Trader RAC British Touring Car Championship underlined its continuing position as the world's pre- eminent touring car series...