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Thu 07 Jan 1999
Ford Cosworth V10 CR-1 Fast Facts
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Ford Cosworth V10 CR-1 Fast Facts

TEN FAST FACTS ABOUT THE NEW FORD COSWORTH V10 CR-1 ENGINE * The FORD COSWORTH V10 CR-1 engine is completely new. It has no carry-over parts from the previous engines. * The FORD COSWORTH V10 CR-1 is significantly smaller than the engine ...

Fri 12 Nov 1999
Pomona No Serious Injuries from Doug Herbert Engine Explosion

Pomona No Serious Injuries from Doug Herbert Engine Explosion

POMONA, Calif. -- NHRA track emergency officials reported 14 spectators received only minor injuries from debris when the engine on Doug Herbert's Snap-on Tools dragster suffered an explosion during Friday's Top Fuel qualifying session at the...

Tue 14 Sep 1999
Jaguar Motorsport Heritage
F1

Jaguar Motorsport Heritage

MAHWAH, N.J., Sept. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Jaguar has been involved in motorsport since the company was founded by Sir William Lyons in 1922. The Coventry-based luxury car manufacturer has seven times won the ...

Thu 16 Dec 1999
Top Sprint Wrench Glen Niebel Dead

Top Sprint Wrench Glen Niebel Dead

USAC car owner dies: Glen Niebel, who owned both the Silver Crown car and sprint car that Tony Stewart drove to USAC championships in 1995, died Dec. 11 in Shelbyville, Ind. Stewart also won the midget title that year for an unprecedented sweep...

Mon 22 Feb 1999
CHAMPCAR/CART: PPG Pace Car Team Tuning Up

CHAMPCAR/CART: PPG Pace Car Team Tuning Up

(February 22, 1999) - Members of the all-female PPG Pace Car Driving Team, which paces the field at all FedEx Championship Series events, recently completed their annual refresher course at the Bob Bondurant School of High Performance Driving...

Thu 15 Apr 1999
Danish Driver Jason Watt Seriously Injured in Motorcycle Crash
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Danish Driver Jason Watt Seriously Injured in Motorcycle Crash

Jason Watt (Denmark) crashed during a promotional photo session in Copenhagen on October 13th. He suffered spine and chest injuries. The chest injury was so massive, that it was necessary to treat it first, in order to save his life. Due to ...

Thu 16 Sep 1999
Mark Kinser Meets the Public on World of Outlaws Online
WOO

Mark Kinser Meets the Public on World of Outlaws Online

CANTON, MA (September 16) - Mark Kinser's recent live chat with fans on World of Outlaws Online centered around the Pennzoil World of Outlaws Series points race and the powerful Mopar engine. Here are some excepts from the 30-minute session. ...

Mon 20 Sep 1999
Columbus Motor Speedway Main Event Review

Columbus Motor Speedway Main Event Review

(Sept. 19) The 12th annual Main Event race at Columbus Motor Speedway was run on a beautiful sunny Sunday afternoon. Ted Johnson won his first Main Event Series championship by 22 points over Tim Ice. John Grega held off Buddy Schrock for the ...

Mon 23 Aug 1999
Monterey Historics Honors Auto Union

Monterey Historics Honors Auto Union

Auto Union, the Racing Soul of Audi, is Honored as the Featured Marque At the 1999 Monterey Historic Automobile Races MONTEREY, Calif., Aug. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Celebrating its 100th year of automotive tradition in 1999,...

Sat 08 May 1999
Rebel Jackson, Jr. Looks Forward to Rooiie Race at   Phoenix

Rebel Jackson, Jr. Looks Forward to Rooiie Race at Phoenix

REBEL JACKSON, JR. LOOKS FORWARD TO HIS ROOKIE RACE AT PHOENIX PHOENIX, Feb. 3, 1999 -- When the USAC Coors Light Silver Bullet Series comes to Phoenix International Raceway for this weekend's 22nd Copper World Classic, there's one...

Tue 27 Jul 1999
IRL: Indianapolis 500: Veteran Emil Andres passes away at 88

IRL: Indianapolis 500: Veteran Emil Andres passes away at 88

INDIANAPOLIS 500 VETERAN ANDRES DIES AT 88 INDIANAPOLIS, July 27, 1999 -- Services were held July 26 in Flossmoor, Ill., for Emil Andres, who drove in nine Indianapolis 500-Mile Races, including five before World War II. Burial was in ...

Fri 05 Feb 1999
Parker Hannifin Announces Donny Schatz Sponsorship
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Parker Hannifin Announces Donny Schatz Sponsorship

Parker Hannifin Announces Schatz Sponsorship CLEVELAND (February 5) - Parker Hannifin is pleased to announce it will sponsor sprint car driver Donny Schatz during the Pennzoil World of Outlaws Series' "100 Years of Trucking" tribute in...

Fri 02 Jul 1999
Pikes Peak Qualifying Results

Pikes Peak Qualifying Results

MILLEN SETS QUALIFYING RECORD ON PIKES PEAK COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (July 2, 1999) -Continuing his quest to break the 10-minute barrier, defending unlimited division champion Rod Millen shattered his own qualifying course record by...

Fri 19 Nov 1999
Turkey Night Entry List Update

Turkey Night Entry List Update

ENTRY LIST 59th HOME DEPOT "TURKEY NIGHT GRAND PRIX" USAC MCI WORLDCOM NATIONAL/WESTERN MIDGET CAR SERIES IRWINDALE SPEEDWAY - IRWINDALE, CALIFORNIA NOVEMBER 25, 1999 Car ...

Sat 06 Feb 1999
Daytona 500 First Round Qualifying

Daytona 500 First Round Qualifying

The 1999 Daytona 500 Daytona International Speedway Sunday, February 14, 1999 First Round Qualifying Pos Car Driver Sponsor Make Time Speed 1 24 Jeff Gordon Dupont Chevrolet 46.138...

Tue 09 Nov 1999
Mt. Panorama 1999 FAI Bathurst 1000 Preview

Mt. Panorama 1999 FAI Bathurst 1000 Preview

It ends here. The culmination of the Australian motor sport season, all the championships have been decided, all the major international world championship events run and won. All that is left is three days of practice and qualifying then 6 and...

Tue 07 Sep 1999
Minnesota State Fair Results

Minnesota State Fair Results

(St. Paul, MN) Mike Garvey executed a late race pass to win the American Speed Association ACDelco Challenge Series "Miller Lite 300, presented by Auto Value Auto Parts and Jani-King" Monday afternoon before a near capacity crowd at the Minnesota...

Thu 05 Aug 1999
Nike racing footwear to debut at Daytona 500

Nike racing footwear to debut at Daytona 500

NIKE RACING FOOTWEAR TO DEBUT AT DAYTONA Dale Jarrett, Bobby Labonte, Tony Stewart, Adam Petty and their crews will wear footwear specifically designed for the rigors of Winston Cup competition INDIANAPOLIS - When the 2000 NASCAR Winston Cup...

Thu 28 Oct 1999
South African All -Time Touring Car Statistics

South African All -Time Touring Car Statistics

NISSAN TOPS ALL-TIME TOURING CAR STATISTICS Colin Windell Nissan (with 40 victories) is the most successful manufacturer in touring car racing since the formula was introduced in South Africa in 1993. BMW is next best with 38 wins followed...

Tue 09 Nov 1999
Jerry Archambeault named vice president of public relations and communications

Jerry Archambeault named vice president of public relations and communications

GLENDORA, Calif. (November 9, 1999) - Tom Compton, newly named president of the National Hot Rod Association, today, announced the hiring of Jerry Archambeault as vice president of public relations and communications. "While serving as...

Wed 08 Sep 1999
Worlds collided at Indy-F1 series at Monza
F1

Worlds collided at Indy-F1 series at Monza

INDIANAPOLIS, Sept. 8, 1999 -- So steep is the Monza banking that climbing it -- even in ideal circumstances -- is a near impossibility, but if there is enough incentive it can be done, as Jimmy Bryan proved. While practicing for the 1957...

Mon 14 Jun 1999
Joe Gaerte Steps Down as Holbrook's Driver
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Joe Gaerte Steps Down as Holbrook's Driver

Gaerte Steps Down as Holbrook's Driver By Richard Day ROCHESTER, IN (June 14) - After 10-plus years with the Pennzoil World of Outlaws Series, Joe Gaerte has decided he would rather prepare sprint...

Sat 25 Sep 1999
Houston Trans-Am Series Race Story, Results and Points

Houston Trans-Am Series Race Story, Results and Points

HOUSTON, Texas (September 25) - Paul Gentilozzi scored his 15th career BFGoodrich Trans-Am Series victory on the streets of Houston, Texas, posting a 5.394-second margin over Leighton Reese, with G.J. Mennen, of Austin, Texas, finishing...

Thu 08 Jul 1999
Pikes Peak Wrap-up and Official Results

Pikes Peak Wrap-up and Official Results

HILL CLIMB DRIVERS SAY PEAK LIVES UP TO ITS LEGEND IN '99 COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (July 11, 1999) -- Thousands of fans crowded the mountain that inspired the song "America the Beautiful" to watch more than 160 auto, truck, and motorcycle ...

Fri 19 Nov 1999
Wed 29 Dec 1999
World Karting Association Daytona Results 1999-12-28

World Karting Association Daytona Results 1999-12-28

World Karting Association (WKA) Enduro World Championship racing continued today at Daytona International Speedway, while the Dirt World Championships began their second evening of racing at Daytona Beach Municipal Stadium. Races are being held...

Sat 18 Sep 1999
Loudon Starting Lineup

Loudon Starting Lineup

NASCAR Winston Cup Series Starting Lineup for the: Dura Lube/Kmart300 Track:New HampshireInternational Speedway Pos No. Name Make Time Speed 1 2 Rusty Wallace Frd 00:29.339 ...

Fri 17 Dec 1999
Dale Earnhardt Back Surgery Successful

Dale Earnhardt Back Surgery Successful

WINSTON SALEM, N.C. (Dec. 17, 1999) Seven-time NASCAR Winston Cup Series champion Dale Earnhardt underwent surgery this morning at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, in Winston-Salem, N.C., to repair a ruptured disc in his spinal ...

Sat 12 Jun 1999
Prostar Rockingham Final Qualifying
AMA

Prostar Rockingham Final Qualifying

Results courtesy DRAGBIKE.COM ROCKINGHAM, nc, 06/11/99 09:47:18 -- Qualifying results after 3 round(s) of qualifying at the AMA/Prostar Schnitz Racing Summer Nationals (round 4 of 8), held at Rockingham Dragway, shown with position, name, ...

Sun 04 Jul 1999
Daytona Pepsi 400 Results (Complete)

Daytona Pepsi 400 Results (Complete)

NASCAR Winston Cup Series Racing Unofficial Results - Updated Pepsi 400 Daytona International Speedway Pos Car Name Sponsor Make Lap Pts Bonus Winnings Status 1 88 Dale Jarrett Quality Care Frd 160 180 ...

Sun 24 Jan 1999
Statoil Galway International Rally 1999 Entry list

Statoil Galway International Rally 1999 Entry list

Statoil Galway International Rally 1999 February 5th, 6th, 7th Organised & Promoted by Co.Galway Motor Club Ltd Round 1 Toshiba Equium Irish Rally & Historic Championships No. Driver Co-Driver Location ...

Fri 22 Jan 1999
AA Kyalami Weekend News 99-01-30

AA Kyalami Weekend News 99-01-30

HISTORY WAS MADE AT AA KYALAMI TODAY History was made at AA Kyalami today (Saturday, January 30), when the first Vodacom Isondo Sport 2000 race was held. The race saw 16 previously-disadvantaged drivers take to the circuit, making it the...

Sun 05 Sep 1999
Nick

Nick "Nokie" Fornoro Gets 100th Win

OSWEGO, N.Y., Sept. 4 - Trying his best to impress car owners and sponsors of the Pep Boys Indy Racing League (IRL) series and achieve his dream of running in the Indy 500, Nick "Nokie" Fornoro of Reeders, Pa., recorded his 100th career...

Sat 10 Jul 1999
BFGoodrich Tires Trans-Am Road America Results

BFGoodrich Tires Trans-Am Road America Results

GENTILOZZI AVENGES 1998 ROAD AMERICA DISAPPOINTMENT WITH WIN ELKHART LAKE, Wis. - Defending series champion Paul Gentilozzi, of Lansing, Mich., took his third BFGoodrich Tires Trans-Am Series win of the season at Road America, avenging the ...

Thu 15 Apr 1999
Motorola Cup Sebring Fall Race Results

Motorola Cup Sebring Fall Race Results

SEBRING, Fla. - Todd Snyder and Mark Ackley won their second straight Motorola cup race. and the third consecutive one for the T-F Racing/Zippo Motorsports Ford Mustang Cobra team, with a close win in the three-hour race at Sebring International...

Sun 29 Aug 1999
Auburndale Speedway Race Results 8-28-99

Auburndale Speedway Race Results 8-28-99

Harbin Gets First Win of 1999 By Gene Crane Auburndale, FL- Ollie Harbin took the lead from Ray Cuzzone on lap 14 and never looked back to score his first win of 1999 in the Limited Late Model division at Auburndale Speedway. Cuzzone who led...