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Tue 28 Dec 2004
Charlotte Country resumes racing New Year's Eve

Charlotte Country resumes racing New Year's Eve

PUNTA GORDA, FLA. -- With its grand reopening now history, Charlotte County Speedway eyes its second big weekend of racing since the destruction of Hurricane Charley. The Punta Gorda paved oval will be racing New Year's Eve and New Year's ...

Northern SPORTSnationals announced

Northern SPORTSnationals announced

Inaugural NHRA Northern SPORTSnationals to be held at National Trail Raceway KIRKERSVILLE, Ohio (Dec. 21, 2004)- Competitors from select categories of the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series will be able to earn national event championship points...

Racing Employment Network debuts on Internet

Racing Employment Network debuts on Internet

Racing Employment Network Wholly Dedicated to the Niche Racing Industry Opens Shop on Internet INDIANAPOLIS (December 9, 2004) - A new service catering to the needs of Motorsports Employers and Job Seekers has launched on the Web ...

AUS: Danish star prepares for Speedway challenge

AUS: Danish star prepares for Speedway challenge

Danish Star Prepares for Australian Speedway Title Challenge Danish International, Charlie Gjedde, will celebrate his 25th birthday as he arrives in Australia on December 28 to prepare for one of the biggest challenges of his young career, ...

Certina new partner for Sauber
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Certina new partner for Sauber

Sauber Petronas has entered into a partnership agreement with the Swiss sport watch brand, Certina. Certina supports Team Sauber Petronas as an "official partner" and will receive a number of marketing services in return for this commitment, ...

No driver decision at Williams yet
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No driver decision at Williams yet

Despite mounting speculation in the German media, Williams is adamant that it has not yet made a decision on who will be teammate to Mark Webber next year. Nick Heidfeld and Antonio Pizzonia remain the favourites and it's widely thought that they...

Renault gunning for 2005 titleHeadline
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Renault gunning for 2005 title

Renault will be a contender for the title in 2005 according to team boss Flavio Briatore, after achieving its goals in the last two years. In 2004 Renault hung on to second place in the constructors' standings most of the year but was beaten down...

Ford Racing, Multimatic teleconference (part 3)

Ford Racing, Multimatic teleconference (part 3)

Continued from part 2 Q: Greg stated he obviously has quite a bit of interest in continuing to run throughout the year with the program at possibly Barber and Watkins Glen. Do you also have that same interest in bringing these drivers ...

Ford Racing, Multimatic teleconference (part 2)

Ford Racing, Multimatic teleconference (part 2)

Continued from part 1 Q: In 2005, you'll be driving in the Rolex 24, then you'll be driving for Roush Racing in NEXTEL Cup, then the Busch Series. Do you feel the more the driver competes the more competitive he is? GREG BIFFLE: I think...

Ford Racing, Multimatic teleconference (part 1)

Ford Racing, Multimatic teleconference (part 1)

Following is the transcript of the December 21st media teleconference with Greg Biffle, Scott Maxwell and Larry Holt. Biffle and Maxwell will join NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Champions Kurt Busch and Matt Kenseth in driving the No. 49 Crown Royal Ford ...

Ford Racing, Multimatic announce Daytona entry

Ford Racing, Multimatic announce Daytona entry

Ford Racing, Multimatic Enter 'Team Of Champions,' Featuring Roush Racing NASCAR Drivers in Rolex 24 DEARBORN, Mich., December 21, 2004 - Call it the "Team of Champions." That's an appropriate name for the new Crown Royal ...

Valiante to race Daytona 24 Hours

Valiante to race Daytona 24 Hours

Valiante's Career Shifts Into a Higher Gear After a Successful Champ Car Debut in Mexico City, Rising Canadian Open-Wheel Star Michael Valiante Tests Dale Coyne's Champ Car and Will Co-Drive the Ten Motorsports Prototype at the 24 Hours of ...

DIRT MotorSports signs with an Ohio University

DIRT MotorSports signs with an Ohio University

The University of Northern Ohio Enters Multi-Year Sponsorship with DIRT MotorSports Colorado Springs, CO - December 21, 2004 -- With academic programs that focus on the racing industry, The University of Northwestern Ohio is pleased to announce...

DIRT MotorSports acquires Mid-America Racing Series

DIRT MotorSports acquires Mid-America Racing Series

NORMAN, OK, December 17, 2004 -- Boundless Motor Sports Racing, Inc., (OTCBB: BMSR) (Boundless) d/b/a DIRT MotorSports announced that it has purchased Mid-America Racing Series, (MARS), a regional late model sanctioning body based in Arkansas.

All star team set for Daytona

All star team set for Daytona

There was a time when most race car drivers crossed over from one discipline to another but, in recent years that sort of activity has become an anomaly. Specialization appears to be abating with stars from NASCAR's Nextel Cup Series, who are ...

Roush Racing announces No. 99 sponsor renews

Roush Racing announces No. 99 sponsor renews

Superchips Forms Superteam With Roush Racing CONCORD, N.C. -- Roush Racing announced today that Superchips will return as the primary sponsor of its No. 99 Ford F-150 entry in the NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series, driven by Ricky Craven for 2005.

Clay Millican earns All-America recognition

Clay Millican earns All-America recognition

Millican Earns Second Team All-America Auto Racing Honors Chicago - December 21, 2004 Four-time IHRA Top Fuel Champion Clay Millican of Lehman Racing was named to the 2004 Auto Racing All-America Second Team by members of the American Auto...

Steve Kinser named to All-American Team
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Steve Kinser named to All-American Team

Kinser Keeps Adding to Legendary Career Colorado Springs, CO - December 21, 2004 - It's hard to imagine anybody winning 19 championships in a career or surpassing 500 victories, but that's exactly what Steve Kinser accomplished in 2004. His...

Danny Lososki receives All-American recognition
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Danny Lososki receives All-American recognition

Another Knoxville Title Caps Danny Lasoski's Impressive Season Colorado Springs, CO, December 21, 2005 - Danny Lasoski turned in one of the most exceptional seasons of his distinguished World of Outlaws Sprint Series career in 2004. A former...

F200 added in two Mid-West Sprint series

F200 added in two Mid-West Sprint series

F200 Adds Classes in SIRA and New Castle's KRA Sprint Series The growing popularity of the F200 concept was exhibited in the recent addition of sprint classes with the Southern Indiana Racing Association and Kart Racers of America (at New...

USCS: 2004 Awards Banquet notes

USCS: 2004 Awards Banquet notes

Gray Honored at O'Reilly USCS Awards Banquet PEACHTREE CITY, GA - The O'Reilly United Sprint Car Series honored Terry Gray of Bartlett, TN for his fourth consecutive O'Reilly USCS National Championship Saturday night during its...

Pfaff Porsche signs with JFT team
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Pfaff Porsche signs with JFT team

Pfaff Porsche Signs On With JFT Team For 2005 SPEED GT Season BUDD LAKE, N.J. (Dec. 21, 2004) -- Pfaff Porsche, one of North America's leading Porsche dealers, has agreed to support Jon Groom Racing with its SCCA SPEED World Challenge GT program...

C2 Category expanded for 2005

C2 Category expanded for 2005

Toyota Atlantic Championship Broadens C2 Category INDIANAPOLIS (December 21, 2004) -- The Toyota Atlantic Championship Presented by Yokohama is expanding its C2 category for the 2005 season to allow more teams and drivers the opportunity to ...

Steve Boyer named No. 40 crew chief

Steve Boyer named No. 40 crew chief

Steve Boyer Named Crew Chief of No. 40 Coors Light Dodge CONCORD, N.C. (December 21, 2004) --- Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates announced today that race engineer Steve Boyer will take over crew chief duties on the No. 40 Coors Light ...