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Wed 22 Dec 1999
Geoff Boss Signs With Lucas Motorsports

Geoff Boss Signs With Lucas Motorsports

Geoff Boss of Naragansett, R.I. announced today that he has signed with Lucas Motorsports to partner his brother Andy in the 2000 Dayton Indy Lights Series. Both of the Boss brothers are Skip Barber Three Day Racing School graduates and have...

Richard Petty to Dodge in 2001

Richard Petty to Dodge in 2001

As soon as Dodge announced its plans to return to the NASCAR Winston Cup circuit in 2001, the rumors about Petty Enterprises' potential involvement began to surface. Those reports apparently had a foundation in fact. The latest...

BMW M3 five years of success

BMW M3 five years of success

WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J. (Dec. 22,1999) -- The BMW M3 completed its fifth successful season of sports-car racing in North America, despite the challenges presented by a new series and transitions in car specifications. ...

Mike Cope Re-unites with Bryan Berry

Mike Cope Re-unites with Bryan Berry

Berry re-unites with Cope at Impact By Marty Smith CONCORD, N.C. (Dec. 21, 1999) After losing a pair of budding superstars to the NASCAR Winston Cup Series, Impact Motorsports owner David Hodson needed to add an impact player in the off...

World's Greatest Drivers Have Run the Rolex 24

World's Greatest Drivers Have Run the Rolex 24

Daytona Beach (December 21, 1999) - No other motorsports event can boast of a list of winners so distinguished as well as an outstanding cast of elite international representation. The Rolex 24 At Daytona was in its infancy in 1962 when Daytona...

Joan Villadelprat leaves Benetton
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Joan Villadelprat leaves Benetton

Joan Villadelprat leaves Benetton Benetton has just announced that Joan Villadelprat will be leaving his post of Operations Director and Team Manager at the end of the year. Joan said "I have really enjoyed my 10 years at Benetton but feel ...

BNS: Penfold Motorsports Prepares For Opener

BNS: Penfold Motorsports Prepares For Opener

Bill Penfold and the Penfold Motorsports Team were on hand in Lee, New Hampshire over the weekend for the NASCAR Busch North Series practice and test session held at Lee USA Speedway. The Penfold team was one of close to 30 BNS teams on hand for...

BNS: Moore Racing Adds Associate Sponsor

BNS: Moore Racing Adds Associate Sponsor

Waterbury, CT (1/15/98) - Jay Lestorti, President and CEO of LesCare Kitchens, and Robert Pardiso, the National Sales Manager for Formica Corporation, jointly announced Friday afternoon that Formica Corporation will assume an associate sponsor...

BNS: Moore Racing Signs Primary Sponsor for 1999

BNS: Moore Racing Signs Primary Sponsor for 1999

Waterbury, CT (January 6, 1999) Jay Lestorti, President of LesCare Kitchens, Inc., announced this afternoon that his company has signed a contract to be the primary sponsor of Moore Racing and driver Kelly Moore for the 1999 season. LesCare...

CHAMPCAR/CART: Pat Leahy Named CART Marketing Director

CHAMPCAR/CART: Pat Leahy Named CART Marketing Director

DETROIT (December 22, 1999) - Championship Auto Racing Teams has reached out to the ranks of its FedEx Championship Series team sponsors for the person who will oversee its marketing programs as the Champ Car series heads into the 21st ...

CHAMPCAR/CART: FedEx Championship Series Happenings, 1999-12-22

CHAMPCAR/CART: FedEx Championship Series Happenings, 1999-12-22

As the New Year approaches, Spring Training for the drivers and teams of the FedEx Championship Series can't be that far behind. CART's fifth annual Spring Training, highlighted by announcement of the inaugural CART All-Star Team, is ...

CHAMPCAR/CART: 1999 Review

CHAMPCAR/CART: 1999 Review

DETROIT (December 22, 1999) - As the 20th century comes to a close, all eyes seem poised to take a look back - whether it is the last 100 years, the just-completed decade or the most recent 365 days of events. For Championship Auto Racing ...

SES: Nashville Race Report

SES: Nashville Race Report

Nashville, Tenn. - October 2, 1999 - Wayne Anderson came into the $117,600 19th Annual Greased Lightning All American 400 needing just a 19th place finish to clinch the Slim Jim All Pro Series, NASCAR Touring championship. Not only did he win the...

SES: Round 16, Nashville Fact Sheet

SES: Round 16, Nashville Fact Sheet

1999 Slim Jim All Pro Series, NASCAR Touring Race Facts WHAT: 19th Annual All American 400 WHERE: Nashville Speedway U.S.A., Nashville, Tenn., 0.596 mile oval WHEN: Saturday, October 2, 1999, 6:00 p.m. DISTANCE: ...

SES: Season Opener Preview - Lakeland Speedway

SES: Season Opener Preview - Lakeland Speedway

SLIM JIM ALL PRO SERIES TEAMS SET TO GET SEASON UNDERWAY Daytona Beach, Fla. - The Slim Jim All Pro Series kicks off April 10 at U.S.A. International Speedway in Lakeland, Fla. with a 200-lap race. The $55,850 Florida 200 presented by the...

Tue 21 Dec 1999
Daytona Sets January Testing Dates

Daytona Sets January Testing Dates

Daytona sets January testing schedule By Dave Rodman DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Dec. 21, 1999) Daytona International Speedway is on a holiday break after a busy December that included runs by just about every manner of two- and four-wheeled race...

Nashville Speedway Sets Banquet, 2000 Schedule

Nashville Speedway Sets Banquet, 2000 Schedule

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Dec. 21, 1999) Nashville Speedway USA will honor its five divisional champions from the 1999 NASCAR Winston Racing Series season at the speedway's annual awards banquet on Jan. 22 at the Wildhorse Saloon in downtown Nashville....

Brett Bodine Maintains Ownership of Team

Brett Bodine Maintains Ownership of Team

Bodine maintains ownership of team By Dave Rodman MOORESVILLE, N.C. (Dec. 21, 1999) Fresh off a pre-Christmas cruise, NASCAR Winston Cup team owner/driver Brett Bodine is happier to have that title attached to his name than he would have...

Skip Barber Racing School's Top 10 Events of 1999

Skip Barber Racing School's Top 10 Events of 1999

The Skip Barber Racing School's Top 10 Events of 1999 ================================================= http://www.skipbarber.com/news/1999/news210.htm ================================================= There were a lot of great moments and ...

United States Grand Prix at Indianapolis Notebook, Dec. 21
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United States Grand Prix at Indianapolis Notebook, Dec. 21

UNITED STATES GRAND PRIX AT INDIANAPOLIS NOTEBOOK Michelin to supply F1 tires in 2001; Toyota accelerating return INDIANAPOLIS, Tuesday, Dec. 21, 1999 -- Michelin will compete in Formula One beginning with the 2001 season, as it will supply...

It's A Ken Schrader Christmas Story

It's A Ken Schrader Christmas Story

'Tis The Season To Be Jolly With The Schraders 'Twas the night before Christmas and all though the house, the Schraders were stirring, getting ready to go out. When what to their wonderful eyes did appear but a motor coach full of friends,...