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Sun 31 Dec 2000
CART Toyota Atlantic 2001 schedule

CART Toyota Atlantic 2001 schedule

April 8 Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach Streets of Long Beach May 6 Bosch Spark Plug Grand Prix Nazareth Speedway June 2 Miller Lite 225 The Milwaukee Mile June 9 ...

This Week in Racing History (December 31-January 6)

This Week in Racing History (December 31-January 6)

This Week in Racing History Michael J. Stucker December 31 Craig Pollack replaced as president of BAR Holdings by Don Brown (1999). January 1 Jim Clark drives a Lotus 49 to its first Grand Prix win, at Kyalami, South Africa. Jackie Stewart ...

Adelaide results

Adelaide results

ADELAIDE, Australia -- Finish of Sunday's American Le Mans Series Race of a Thousand Years sports car endurance race at 2.4-mile Adelaide street circuit with starting position in parentheses, driver, U.S. hometown or country, type car, laps ...

Michelin wins all in Adelaide

Michelin wins all in Adelaide

Michelin Wins Overall, GTS and GT Categories in ALMS Finale in Australia - For the ninth time in the 2000 American Le Mans Series (ALMS) season, Michelin-shod cars won the overall, GTS and GT categories. This time, Allan McNish, Rinaldo Capello ...

Viper Adelaide qualifying notes

Viper Adelaide qualifying notes

Adelaide, December 30, 2000 - Olivier Beretta secured pole position in qualifying for the 12th and final round of the American Le Mans Series on the former Grand Prix circuit in Adelaide, Australia today (Saturday). The Monegasque, who has all...

Adelaide - Chequered flag report

Adelaide - Chequered flag report

The Audi "crocodile" car put the bite on the oppostion to take the inaugural American Le Mans Series Adelaide event in front of 80,000 racefans. Allan McNish fought off a back injury to take the win with pole sitter Dindo Capello . McNish ...

Adelaide - hour five report

Adelaide - hour five report

Newly crowned series champion, Allan McNish, has fought off yesterday's back injury to continue to lead Adelaide's Race of a Thousand Years. Australian stand-in driver Brad Jones has yet to drive the ...

McNish Cruises To Adelaide Win and ALMS Championship

McNish Cruises To Adelaide Win and ALMS Championship

ADELAIDE, Australia -- Allan McNish overcame a sore back and cruised to the American Le Mans Series driving championship Sunday as he and teammate Rinaldo Capello scored a dominating victory in the Race of a Thousand Years on the Adelaide street...

Adelaide - hour four report

Adelaide - hour four report

The possibility of an all-Aussie victory was shattered at 7.33pm in the Race of a Thousand Years when drama struck for the ...

Adelaide - hour three report

Adelaide - hour three report

The streets of Adelaide were renowned for being tough on cars during the Formula One era, but the DAMS Cadillac team hadn't thought it would be this tough. With the "crocodile Audi" continuing to lead after three hours, both France-based...

Adelaide - hour one report: McNish clinches championship

Adelaide - hour one report: McNish clinches championship

Despite missing yesterday's action with a back injury, Scotland's Allan McNish has made a stunning start to the Race of a Thousand Years, taking the lead and earning enough points to be declared as series champion. McNish only had to complete 25...

Two for two for Noske and Ferrari in Adelaide

Two for two for Noske and Ferrari in Adelaide

FERRARI driver Mark Noske wrapped up the Grand Touring Challenge at the Adelaide Le Mans meeting with a dominant win in the second-leg race today. The 26-year-old from Melbourne led from the second of 12 laps, beating second-placed Porsche GT3...

Portland Speedway 2001 schedule

Portland Speedway 2001 schedule

Portland Speedway officials are pleased to announce the 2001 racing schedule. The schedule boasts thirty-five race dates highlighted by three (3) events featuring the Outlaw Late Models, three (3) visits by the hy-per-lube Northern Sprint Tour,...

Doug Mitchell motors on

Doug Mitchell motors on

During the winter months the roar of racing engines are dulled by the silence of snow, the smell goodies being baked in the kitchen, and the scribbling on lists for the parts needed for the upcoming season. In every town across the country the...

ESS: Empire Super Sprints ink wheel sponsor

ESS: Empire Super Sprints ink wheel sponsor

by Dean Reynolds SYRACUSE, N.Y. - Duralite Racing Wheels for Holdenville, Ok. became the latest manufacturer to join the long list of sponsors for the Empire Super Sprint (ESS) 2001 season. Duralite has been a major force in sprint...

CHAMPCAR/CART: CART 2001 domestic televison schedule

CHAMPCAR/CART: CART 2001 domestic televison schedule

<pre> 2001 FedEx CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES DOMESTIC TELEVISON SCHEDULE March 11 Monterrey Grand Prix Fundidora Park 4-6 p.m. ET/ABC - Live; 2 p.m. Mexico Monterrey, Mexico March ...

Sat 30 Dec 2000
Audi on pole in Adelaide

Audi on pole in Adelaide

Adelaide, Australia - Crocodile hunters get ready: in tomorrow's season finale of the American Le Mans Series at Adelaide the Audi R8 will again start from pole position. During the 30 minutes of qualifying on the Adelaide street circuit, ...

Jones joins Audi in Adelaide

Jones joins Audi in Adelaide

Adelaide, Australia - Audi driver Allan McNish has been forced to put his championship celebrations on ice after sustaining a back injury that could ultimately deprive the "Flying Scotsman" of the American Le Mans Series title. The Audi ace...

Noske blitzes Adelaide GT field

Noske blitzes Adelaide GT field

YOUNG Ferrari ace Mark Noske blitzed the field to win the first leg of the Grand Touring Challenge on the Adelaide grand prix street circuit today. Starting from pole position in his Ferrari F360 Modena Challenge, Noske crossed the line...

Late Saturday Adelaide notes

Late Saturday Adelaide notes

By Paul Tippins - Motorsport.com A stunning performance in final Practice this afternoon saw Australian Brad Jones tear around Adelaide's streets to set the seventh fastest time of the session after only a handful of laps and setting eyes on...

Adelaide starting line up

Adelaide starting line up

<pre> ADELAIDE, Australia -- Starting lineup for Sunday's American Le Mans Series Race of a Thousand Years sports car endurance race at 2.4-mile Adelaide street circuit showing drivers, U.S. hometown or country, type car, pole winning time...

McNish car on Adelaide pole, McNish could miss race

McNish car on Adelaide pole, McNish could miss race

ADELAIDE, Australia (December 30, 2000) -- Allan McNish's car is on the pole for Sunday's American Le Mans Series season finale, but the driver who has dominated the sports car endurance racing series this season may not see any action in the...

Kenseth looks to build

Kenseth looks to build

Kenseth looks to build on rookie momentum By Tim Packman CONCORD, N.C. (Dec. 28, 2000) Matt Kenseth is not a person of many words. He prefers to let his actions on the asphalt speak for him. He used his No. 17 DeWalt Ford race car this year to...

New looks to teams in the new year

New looks to teams in the new year

New year brings teams' new looks By Tim Packman CHARLOTTE, N.C. (Dec. 29, 2000) With a new year upon us many resolutions are being made, some to be kept and probably more to be broken. Some NASCAR teams, however, are evolving instead of ...

Saturday notes from Adelaide

Saturday notes from Adelaide

By Paul Tippens - Motorsport.com 10.30am Adelaide time Audi driver Alan McNish has gone into hospital with an apparent back injury. Australian Brad Jones of Super Touring fame has been called in to stand by if Alan can not take the ...

Atlanta results, (complete)

Atlanta results, (complete)

<pre> Pos ST NO Driver Mak Lap Pts Bn Money Status -------------------------------------------------------------------- 1. 2 25 Jerry Nadeau Chv 325 185 10 $180,550 Running 2. 8 3 Dale Earnhardt...

Fri 29 Dec 2000
Ricky Bryant at Pennzoil show

Ricky Bryant at Pennzoil show

Thomasville, NC ( Dec 27th ) ASA AC Delco Series Rookie of the Year candidate Ricky Bryant will be on hand , at the Motorsports 2001 show by Pennzoil, on Jan. 12th, 13th,and the 14th as well. Ricky will be appearing with his ...

Pennzoil Show must for speedways

Pennzoil Show must for speedways

FORT WASHINGTON, PA December 29, 2000 . . . If you want to know what is going to be happening in motorsports during the new season, the Pennzoil Motorsports 2001 Auto Racing Trade Show is the place to be. The three day mid-winter motorsports...

Audis lead opening day at Adelaide

Audis lead opening day at Adelaide

Originally-From: "Andy Hall" <andyhall58@hotmail.com> ADELAIDE, Australia (December 29, 2000) -- Emanuele Pirro drew on his past experience as a Formula One driver on the Adelaide street circuit to post the fastest lap Friday in the...

Ferrari, Porsche on front row at Adelaide

Ferrari, Porsche on front row at Adelaide

FERRARI and Porsche will share the front row of the starting grid for tomorrow's Grand Touring Challenge motor race on the Adelaide grand prix street circuit. Mark Noske, driving a Ferrari F360 Modena Challenge, claimed pole position for...

Ferraris fastest at Adeladie practice

Ferraris fastest at Adeladie practice

FERRARIS dominated the first official practice session for the Grand Touring Challenge on the Adelaide grand prix street circuit today. Driving a Prancing Horse team Ferrari F360 Modena Challenge, Nations Cup star Mark Noske topped the...

Warren Johnson tests new Grand Am

Warren Johnson tests new Grand Am

SUGAR HILL, Ga. - While visions of sugar plums danced in children's heads, Pro Stock racer Warren Johnson unwrapped his new 2001 GM Goodwrench Service Plus Pontiac Grand Am in a preseason test in Bradenton, Fla. The five-time NHRA champion was as...

From Spencer Pumpelly - SPR

From Spencer Pumpelly - SPR

They will have a long 24 hours ahead, in a new car, with a new driver lineup, but Spencer Pumpelly Racing (SPR) is getting all the experience it can muster into one potent package. The Richmond, Virginia based team has one immediate goal, to ...

Adelaide telecast change

Adelaide telecast change

Please note the new time for the NBC telecast of the American Le Mans Series season finale in Adelaide, Australia: Sunday, Dec. 31, 2 pm to 4 pm EST ...

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