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Wed 29 Dec 1999
BUSCH: Robbie Reiser Hires Gary Cogswell

BUSCH: Robbie Reiser Hires Gary Cogswell

DENVER, N.C. (Dec. 29, 1999) NASCAR Busch Series Grand National Division team owner Robbie Reiser has hired veteran mechanic Gary Cogswell as crew chief of the No. 17 Visine Chevrolets for the NASCAR 2000 season in the NASCAR Busch...

Tue 28 Dec 1999
Buster Lowther Dies

Buster Lowther Dies

Cincinnati, OH - The racing community suffered another loss Thursday as Claude W "Buster" Lowther II died December 23, 1999 at the age of 60 in Cincinnati, Ohio. Lowther's accomplishments and contributions to the sport were significant and ...

Williams announces drivers
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Williams announces drivers

Williams have announced that they will launch their 2000 challenger on January 10th, according to the BBC. The team have said that Ralf Schumacher will be their number 1 driver next season, and has dismissed reports that Alex Zanardi has lost his...

ALMS 2000 Schedule

ALMS 2000 Schedule

2000 AMERICAN LE MANS SERIES March 18 12 Hours at Sebring Sebring International Raceway Sebring, FL Speedvision Fox ...

Star Mazada 2000 Schedule

Star Mazada 2000 Schedule

2000 STAR MAZDA SERIES April 1 Lowe's Motor Speedway/Charlotte, NC Speedvision July 22 Sears Point Raceway/Sonoma, CA Speedvision August 5 Mosport International Raceway Bowmanville, ...

Mike Cope - New Series, New Man

Mike Cope - New Series, New Man

Cope hopes to show 'new' series a 'new' man By Brett Borden PINELLAS PARK, Fla. (Dec. 28, 1999) It's not your typical love story. Boy meets racing series. Racing series jilts boy. Boy goes back home. Boy comes back and courts racing series...

Adelaide Race of a Thousand Years

Adelaide Race of a Thousand Years

DAVID BRABHAM KEEN TO FLY THE AUSTRALIAN FLAG AT HOME EVENT Australian international sportscar racing star David Brabham is delighted at the prospect of returning to South Australia to do battle on the streets of Adelaide. American Le Mans ...

IPSC: IPSC 2000 Schedule and Preview

IPSC: IPSC 2000 Schedule and Preview

IPSC 2000 BUILDS ON PAST SUCCESS (December 28) - The International Pro Stock Challenge (IPSC) series 2000 race schedule will double the number of events held in the 1999 season, which was the first full year for the touring stock car ...

Mon 27 Dec 1999
Racing Consultants to Represent Nessa Motorsports

Racing Consultants to Represent Nessa Motorsports

Jupiter Fl. Racing Consultants of Jupiter Florida is pleased to announce they will be representing Nessa Motorsports in their search for marketing partners for the 2000 race season. Nessa Motorsports and owner/driver Eddie Provence of Little...

Washington D. C. Auto Show Preview

Washington D. C. Auto Show Preview

David Reininger - motorsport.com Washington, D. C. (December 26, 1999) The Washington Auto Show opened its doors to the public this morning to begin its nine-day engagement at the Washington Convention Center. The show, titled Hot Wheels 2000,...

Sun 26 Dec 1999
This Week in Racing History (December 26-January 1)

This Week in Racing History (December 26-January 1)

This Week in Racing History December 26 - Trevor Taylor, 1958 British F3 champion and 1960 British Formula Junior co-champion (with Jim Clark), born in Rotherman, England (1936). - At...

Sat 25 Dec 1999
Hybrid R & D Racing Season Review

Hybrid R & D Racing Season Review

Well, we have completed another season of prototype sports car racing and not without a lot of support and encouragement. We continue a remarkable record of finishes. Again, another season without a mechanical DNF. In fact, of the eight races...

Lincoln Speedway 2000 Racing Schedule

Lincoln Speedway 2000 Racing Schedule

2000 LINCOLN SPEEDWAY SCHEDULE Sat, Feb 26 2:00 p.m. OPENING DAY- ICEBREAKER 25 ($3,000 to win) for Super Sprints and Thundercars Sat, Mar 4 2:00 p.m. Super Sprints and Thundercars Sat, Mar 11 2:00 p.m. Super Sprints and Thundercars Sat,...

Fri 24 Dec 1999
ACRL: Irwindale Triple Crown Oval Championship Final

ACRL: Irwindale Triple Crown Oval Championship Final

Team Las Vegas Sweeps ACRL Titles at Irwindale Speedway By Roger Diez Irwindale, CA October 2, 1999 - Peter Zarcades led Team Las Vegas to the team points victory while capturing his second win in the Motorsport Composites Triple Crown Oval ...

ACRL: Mesa Marin Results 1999-05-29

ACRL: Mesa Marin Results 1999-05-29

Romak, Scully Win ACRL Oval at Mesa Marin, Las Vegas Takes Team Title Bakersfield, CA, May 29, 1999 -- The American City Racing League thrilled the fans at Mesa Marin Raceway here in the second 1999 outing for the Super Sports 2000 and Aerocell...

Thu 23 Dec 1999
Brad Doty, A. J. Foyt, Chub Frank at Motorsports 2000

Brad Doty, A. J. Foyt, Chub Frank at Motorsports 2000

FORT WASHINGTON, PA DECEMBER, 1999 . . . One of the most talented and popular drivers in the history of Pennzoil World of Outlaws sprint car racing, Brad Doty, will be appearing at the Pennzoil Motorsports 2000 Auto Racing Trade Show at the Fort...

Teams Signing Top Drivers for 2000 Season

Teams Signing Top Drivers for 2000 Season

ATLANTIC TEAMS SIGNING UP TOP DRIVERS FOR 2000 SEASON HIGHLAND PARK, Ill., Dec. 23, 1999 - The starting grid for the upcoming 2000 CART Toyota Atlantic Championship is starting to take shape, with several of the top teams already announcing...

Irwindale Speedway 1999 Track Records

Irwindale Speedway 1999 Track Records

IRWINDALE SPEEDWAY 1999 OFFICIAL ONE LAP TRACK RECORDS (RECORDED IN QUALIFYING) compiled by Tim Kennedy DIVISION DRIVER Car ...

IRL: New 2000 Cars Are Complete Package

IRL: New 2000 Cars Are Complete Package

NEW ENGINE/CHASSIS PACKAGE HAS TEAMS REVVED FOR 2000 SEASON INDIANAPOLIS, Thursday, Dec. 23, 1999 -- After a successful debut at Walt Disney World Speedway where Indy Racing League teams logged more than 3,000 trouble-free miles, the new Indy ...

BUSCH: Kenny Irwin to Work with Dave Steele

BUSCH: Kenny Irwin to Work with Dave Steele

Irwin looks to rekindle success with Steele in NBS By Dave Rodman INDIANAPOLIS (Dec. 23, 1999) Former NASCAR Winston Cup Series Raybestos Rookie of the Year Kenny Irwin is kicked back at home for the holidays, but it's not hard to get him ...

BUSCH: Steadman Marlin To Debut at Nashville

BUSCH: Steadman Marlin To Debut at Nashville

Steadman Marlin to make Busch debut at Nashville By Dave Rodman NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Dec. 23, 1999) Steadman Marlin, the 19-year-old son of NASCAR Winston Cup Series driver Sterling Marlin, will make his NASCAR Busch Series Grand National ...

Wed 22 Dec 1999
Martinsville has Toll Free Ticket Ordering

Martinsville has Toll Free Ticket Ordering

MARTINSVILLE, Va. (Dec. 22, 1999) Martinsville Speedway now has a toll-free ticket office number. Race fans needing tickets for Martinsville Speedway's Goody's Body Pain 500 on Sunday, April 9, 2000 can order tickets by calling 1-877-RACE-TIX...

Liberty Racing Ready to Run Except for Sponsor

Liberty Racing Ready to Run Except for Sponsor

Stellar Liberty team faces uncertain future By Dave Rodman LORAIN, Ohio (Dec. 22, 1999) Liberty Racing has been a launching pad over its five-year history for NASCAR drivers, crewmen and, unfortunately sponsors. Now, a little more than 50...