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Mon 23 Dec 2002
Pro Racing announces 2003 schedule

Pro Racing announces 2003 schedule

SCCA Pro Racing announces 2003 Pro Spec Racer North American Championship schedule. TOPEKA, Kan. (December 19, 2002) -- SCCA Pro Racing announced today the schedule for the 2003 Pro Spec Racer North American Championship, which will feature ...

Taws remains in hospital following auto accident

Taws remains in hospital following auto accident

Toronto, Ontario (December 19, 2002): Canadian racecar driver Ashley Taws remains in a Toronto hospital recovering from injuries she sustained in an automobile accident on December 7. The nineteen-year-old Canadian Formula Ford racer underwent ...

NASCAR Board of Directors announces promotions

NASCAR Board of Directors announces promotions

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Dec. 19, 2002) -- The Board of Directors for NASCAR (National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing) has announced promotions for two members of its senior management team. Executive Vice President Brian France has been...

Farfus visits Italy, prepares for 2003

Farfus visits Italy, prepares for 2003

Team Draco Multiracing USA - Augusto Farfus between Draco and Ferrari One week after the press conference, given in Brazil, during which Credicard-Varig and Team Draco confirmed their interest and support to Augusto Farfus also for the upcoming...

Amateurs get national shot

Amateurs get national shot

TORONTO, ON - The development of Canada's future motorcycle road racing stars enters a new era when the Parts Canada Superbike Championship opens at Shannonville Motorsport Park May 15-18. That event will see the debut of the International ...

BAR supporting DavidsonHeadline
F1

BAR supporting Davidson

BAR test driver Anthony Davidson's future is not threatened by the addition of Takuma Sato to the team according to boss David Richards. With Sato rejoining BAR as test driver for next year -- and with future options as race driver -- rumour...

Mansell interested in advisory roleHeadline
F1

Mansell interested in advisory role

Former world champion Nigel Mansell has expressed an interest in taking up some kind of advisory role in Formula One, although not as a full time job. Mansell, who won the title in 1992, retired competitively from F1 in 1995 although he tested the...

British Audi importers enters R8 for 2003 24 Hour

British Audi importers enters R8 for 2003 24 Hour

British Audi importer enters R8 for Le Mans 24 Hour Race assault. Audi UK will enter an R8 sports racing car in the legendary Le Mans 24 Hours on 14-15 June. The British importer of the German prestige car manufacturer has purchased a 2002 ...

Corletta probo en el Cabalen

Corletta probo en el Cabalen

Roberto Corletta: Tengo posibilidades de ingresar a la categoría El pasado martes estuvo girando en el autódromo "Oscar Cabalén" de camino a Alta Gracia el joven neuquino Roberto Corletta a bordo de uno de los autos del "Peje" Belloso. El ...

2003 Big River Sand Drags scheule

2003 Big River Sand Drags scheule

<pre> Big River Sand Drags 2003 schedule. BONNE TERRE, Mo. -- (Dec. 17, 2002) Big River Sand Drags has just released its schedule for the 2003 racing season. This is the basic schedule and further details will be released as they become...

Southeast Missouri raceways notes 2002-12-19

Southeast Missouri raceways notes 2002-12-19

FARMINGTON, Mo. -- (Dec. 16, 2002) Since the end of the racing season here in Southeast Missouri a number of changes have taken place, but none are as dramatic as what has gone on at Auto Tire & Parts Racepark (ATPR) in Benton. Jerry Wolsey has...

AV Sport Ramada Express Rally Laughlin notes

AV Sport Ramada Express Rally Laughlin notes

AV Sport takes first overall at the Ramada Express Rally PHOENIX, Arizona - AV Sport completed an outstanding season this weekend with Mark Nelson and Alex Gelsomino taking the team's second consecutive victory at the Ramada Express Rally in ...

Williams unable to take big stepsHeadline
F1

Williams unable to take big steps

Frank Williams thinks a big step up in performance is needed for his team to catch Ferrari but the rules in F1 are preventing any revolutionary progress. Williams' 2003 challenger, the FW25, is hoped to take the fight closer to the Scuderia but ...

More honors for 2002 Champion KristensenHeadline

More honors for 2002 Champion Kristensen

BRASELTON, Ga. (December 19, 2002) -- The honors and accolades continue to grow for Tom Kristensen, the 2002 champion of the American Le Mans Series. The 35-year-old driver for the Audi Sport North America team has been selected "Name of the...

Race for the final seatsHeadline
F1

Race for the final seats

Now that Minardi has signed Justin Wilson in a three year deal and Takuma Sato has joined BAR as reserve driver, who will fill the two remaining race seats for 2003 is a hotly debated topic. As usual, claims and counter-claims, confirmations and...

Sato talks about BAR role
F1

Sato talks about BAR role

Takuma Sato will join Lucky Strike B.A.R Honda's driver line-up next season after reaching a three-year agreement with the team. Under the terms of this agreement, Takuma has been nominated as B.A.R's test and reserve driver for 2003 with the...

Whit Bazemore off-season interview

Whit Bazemore off-season interview

Off-Season Q & A with Whit Bazemore INDIANAPOLIS (Dec. 18, 2002) - It's been a little over a month since the NHRA off-season officially began, but for Whit Bazemore it's been long enough. The Matco Tools Funny Car driver got most of his...

Carsport Zonda to debut 2003 American Le Mans Series

Carsport Zonda to debut 2003 American Le Mans Series

Carsport Zonda partnership secures exclusive worldwide rights agreement for Pagani Zonda C12GTS. ORLANDO, FLORIDA - In a move that is sure to open the eyes of the racing industry, Tom Weickardt (Owner, American Viperacing), Toine...

Series to sponsor 'Auto Focus' at Canadian show

Series to sponsor 'Auto Focus' at Canadian show

Komoka, Ontario -- CASCAR announced today a co-promotion agreement with the Canadian Retail Hardware Association (CRHA). The agreement positions CASCAR as the official sponsor of the new "Auto Focus" Pavilion that will be launched at the 2003 ...

Competitiors ready for holidays

Competitiors ready for holidays

Happy Holidays for NASCAR competitors means many things; win for Petty, ride for Spencer, smooth season for Stewart top NASCAR Christmas list. DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Dec. 18, 2002) -- While this may indeed be the most wonderful time of the year,...

Kyle Petty to team with Orbit Racing for third-straight Rolex 24

Kyle Petty to team with Orbit Racing for third-straight Rolex 24

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (December 18, 2002) -- Orbit Racing announced last week that NASCAR Winston Cup driver Kyle Petty will join the team for the third-straight year at the Rolex 24 At Daytona, Feb. 1-2. Petty will partner with Leo Hindery, Peter...

Dallara Light 01 project completed (Lights)
WSR

Dallara Light 01 project completed (Lights)

Dallara has completed his new project - the world's fastest 2-liter single-seater. Barcelona, 20th December 2003 - Dallara Automobili, S.r.l. will start to produce its last creation in January 2003: a new 2-liter single-seater, named Dallara...

2003 World Series by Nissan calendar (Lights)
WSR

2003 World Series by Nissan calendar (Lights)

<pre> 2003 SEASON CALENDARS (PROVISIONAL) TWS by NISSAN (DALLARA NISSAN V6) 30 MARCH JARAMA (SPAIN) 27 APRIL ZOLDER (BELGIUM) 18 MAY MAGNY COURS (FRANCE) 22 JUNE MONZA (ITALY) 20 JULY ESTORIL ...

BUSCH: Fred Bickford resigns from DF2 Motorsports

BUSCH: Fred Bickford resigns from DF2 Motorsports

Fred Bickford has resigned as co-owner of DF2 Motorsports, the team announced on Saturday. Bickford sites family reasons for stepping down from the team. The news comes on the heels of the announcement of a partnership between the team and Winston...

Sat 21 Dec 2002
1600: 2003 Ontario, Canada Fran-Am 1600 schedule

1600: 2003 Ontario, Canada Fran-Am 1600 schedule

<pre> Tentative 2003 Ontario Fran-Am 1600 Championship Schedule: May 30-June 1 Shannonville Motorsports Park CRDA July 4-6 Shannonville Motorsports Park MCO July 18-20 Shannonville...

Thu 19 Dec 2002
SWS: 2002 Banquet report

SWS: 2002 Banquet report

Reno, Nev. (December 14, 2002) Eddy McKean celebrated his championship season in style with a black tie affair at the beautiful Eldorado Showroom in Reno, Nevada Saturday night. More than 300 drivers, teams, and guests joined McKean to close out...

CIK: 2000: Coloni Motorsport signs Vitantonio Liuzzi
F3

CIK: 2000: Coloni Motorsport signs Vitantonio Liuzzi

Coloni Motorsport is pleased to announce the agreement with the talented Italian driver Vitantonio Liuzzi to race in the F.I.A. F.3000 International Championship, season 2003. The young Italian star, who tested with BMW WilliamsF1 Team in ...

RYR announces changes for 2003

RYR announces changes for 2003

MOORESVILLE, N.C. (December 17, 2002) --- Robert Yates, owner of Robert Yates Racing (RYR), announced today principal organizational changes for his two race teams in preparation for the 2003 NASCAR Winston Cup Series season. Management changes ...

WSS: Disbury Family Racing race schedule announced

WSS: Disbury Family Racing race schedule announced

Disbury Family Racing - Shepard watch gotta get's 18 December, 2002 - With only one sleep before their American star, Jeff Shepard returns to Australian shores Disbury Family Racing are pleased to announce long term sponsor, Gotta Getta Gutter...

WSS: Disbury Family Racing announces ASCG partnership

WSS: Disbury Family Racing announces ASCG partnership

16 December, 2002 - American Sprintcar sensation, Jeff Shepard is only 3 days away from touching down at Adelaide airport to reunite with his adopted Australian family, the Disbury's. The 31-year-old will drive the Disbury Family Racing Eagle...

WSS: Disbury Family Racing - Shepard's debut at Adelaide preview

WSS: Disbury Family Racing - Shepard's debut at Adelaide preview

15 December, 2002 -- The time is nearing for when Disbury Family Racing's star American import, Jeff Shepard to fly into the team's Adelaide base with only 4 sleeps before the 31-year old touches down on Australian shores. While the snow...

2000: Jos? Mar?a

2000: Jos? Mar?a "Pechito" L?pez a la FR V6

Pasó por Córdoba raudamente, rumbo a su Río Tercero natal, pero nos concedió los minutos suficientes como para dejar bien claro cuál será su próximo paso como piloto del proyecto Renault, luego de haberse consagrado campeón en la FR...

2000: Mar del Plata la carrera resultos

2000: Mar del Plata la carrera resultos

<pre> TC 2000 Carrera Mar del Plata, 2.723 m. Domingo 15 de diciembre de 2002 Pos Auto Apellido Nombre Marca Vtas. Tiempo dif. 1 11 FURLAN GABRIEL MITSUBISHI LANCER 48 57:32.877 2 29...

2000: Mar del Plata la carrera reporte

2000: Mar del Plata la carrera reporte

Fontana Campeón 2002 de TC 2000, victoria de Furlán en Mar del Plata Mar del Plata, Diciembre 15.- Norberto Fontana (Toyota Corolla N°9) se consagró Campeón Argentino de TC 2000 al arribar en el 7mo. lugar en la última competencia de la ...

2000: Federico Lifschitz - final Mar del Plata

2000: Federico Lifschitz - final Mar del Plata

Federico Lifschitz tercero en la FSR 2002 Mar del Plata, Domingo 15 de Diciembre de 2002.- El Campeonato Argentino de Fórmula Super Renault ha llegado a su fín este año y el piloto ESCO - RHASA, Federico Lifschitz, ha terminado en la tercera...

SBRS: Barber-CART Scholarship Runoff preview

SBRS: Barber-CART Scholarship Runoff preview

Barber-CART Scholarship Runoff puts over $300,000 up for grabs. (Lakeville, CT) December 17-The Barber-CART Scholarship Runoff will take place this week, December 18-20 at Sebring International Raceway as six aspiring racers vie over $300,000 in...