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Sat 31 Dec 2005
LMS: Series' Founder/President Varney interview

LMS: Series' Founder/President Varney interview

It's time for 20 Questions with the ASA Late Model Series Founder/President; Ron Varney Lexington, Michigan (01/01/2006): The ASA Late Model Series Presented by GM Performance Parts has continued to make several announcements concerning the 2006...

ARDC drivers Chili Bowl update 2005-12-31

ARDC drivers Chili Bowl update 2005-12-31

ARDC'S KATHY KURTZ ADDED TO CHILI BOWL ROSTER Oley, PA - Kathy Kurtz, the ARDC Midgets Most Improved Driver in 2001, is joining forces with the Miller Racing Team for an assault on the 20th Annual O'Reilly's Chili Bowl in Tulsa, Oklahoma. The...

Dakar: Nissan Dessoude stage one report

Dakar: Nissan Dessoude stage one report

ANDRE DESSOUDE'S JOURNAL Portimao -- 31st December 2005 André Dessoude, the " boss ", in charge of ten cars, gave his comments after this first day of competition, during which his team shone particularly brightly. A colourful start from the...

Thu 29 Dec 2005
IPS: AGR announces 2006 drivers, partnership with Sam Schmidt

IPS: AGR announces 2006 drivers, partnership with Sam Schmidt

Andretti Green Racing to Field Pro Series Entries for Klein and Camara in 2006 INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (Dec. 20, 2005) -- Andretti Green Racing announced today it will field Indy Racing League Pro Series entries in 2006 for drivers Jonathan Klein ...

News round up in quiet timeHeadline
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News round up in quiet time

It's fairly quiet in the holiday season but there are still bits and pieces of news and rumours doing the rounds. There always seems to be a circuit in trouble somewhere and currently it appears that the German Grand Prix at Hockenheim is in ...

USAR: 2006 Rookie of the Year news 2005-12-23

USAR: 2006 Rookie of the Year news 2005-12-23

Pro Cup Rookie Purse to Remain One of the Largest in Motorsports Miller Lite Rookie of the Year Purse to stay $90,000 for 2006 Longs, SC - While Woody Howard's record take of $59,000 from the Miller Lite Rookie of the Year purse in 2005 may...

CRA: Nashville to open 2006 season

CRA: Nashville to open 2006 season

CRA SUPER SERIES TO OPEN SEASON MARCH 18 AT MUSIC CITY MOTORPLEX Top Three Finishers Guaranteed Starts in CRA Sanctioned All American 400 in November (Nashville, TN) -- Officials from the Champion Racing Association (CRA) Super Series and...

Darland looks for Ft. Wayne Rumble repeat

Darland looks for Ft. Wayne Rumble repeat

DARLAND LOOKING TO REPEAT AT FT. WAYNE IN RUMBLE RACES INDIANAPOLIS -- USAC Triple Crown champion Dave Darland will look to repeat his "Rumble in Ft. Wayne" victory after all. Darland, who shared the two-night honors with Tony Stewart in the...

NA-F2000: Meredith joins Cape Motorsports for 2006

NA-F2000: Meredith joins Cape Motorsports for 2006

Meredith Joins Cape for 2006 FF Zetec Season POTOMAC, Md., Dec. 22 - Chris Meredith is set to return to the Formula Ford Zetec Cooper Tire Championship Series in 2006, but he's switching teams and will drive for Cape Motorsports. Cape ...

Dakar: 2006 entry list

Dakar: 2006 entry list

@>Motorcycles: No. Rider/Drivers Nat Vehicle Team ---- ----------------------------- ---- ------------------------ --------------------------------------- 1 Cyril Despres F KTM 660 Rallye...

NST: Stewart, McMahan joins series for 2006

NST: Stewart, McMahan joins series for 2006

Stewart / McMahan Team joins National Sprint Tour for 2006 The National Sprint Tour is proud to announce that Paul McMahan, driving the Tony Stewart Bass Pro Shops sprint car is on board for the 2006 NST season. The addition of this exciting ...

Dakar: KTM preview

Dakar: KTM preview

Dakar, the ultimate test of man and machine against the forces of nature offers new challenges each year and preparations at KTM - a company that sees rally sport and the “Big Adventure” as an integral part of what it stands for - are now in...

Thunderhill receives USARA sanctioning

Thunderhill receives USARA sanctioning

THUNDERHILL SPEEDWAY ANNOUNCES USRA SANCTIONING FOR 2006 MAYETTA, Kan. (Dec. 26) -- Thunderhill Speedway in Mayetta, Kan., announced today that three classes will be sanctioned by the United States Racing Association (USRA) for 2006. The ...

AUS: Boxing Day, day one summary

AUS: Boxing Day, day one summary

Grubnic produced an awesome run in his Strivectin-SD Nitro Rocketship to finish the evening. Incrementals: 0.857 (60ft) - 2.218 (330ft) - 3.163 @ 266.27mph (660ft) - 3.964 (1000ft) - 4.657 @ 321.58 (ET) Boxing Day Results From Day 1 - Grubnic ...

IRL Stars of Karting 2006 technical regulations

IRL Stars of Karting 2006 technical regulations

SNAP-ON STARS OF KARTING PRESENTED BY THE IRL RELEASES 2006 TECHNICAL REGULATIONS Seattle, WA (December 26, 2005) - Snap-on Stars of Karting Presented by the Indy Racing League announced today the release of its 2006 Technical Regulations, ...

Dakar: Roma, Coma analyze 2006 route

Dakar: Roma, Coma analyze 2006 route

2006 LISBON DAKAR RALLY ROUTE ANALYZED BY NANI ROMA AND MARC COMA The Repsol riders comment stage by stage the entire rally route PORTUGAL - SPAIN 31 December. Stage 1: Lisbon - Portimao Liaison: 186 kms - Special: 83 kms - Liaison: 101 ...

This Week in Racing History (December 25-31)

This Week in Racing History (December 25-31)

This Week in Racing History Michael Stucker December 25 Grand Prix and sports car racer Giancarlo Baghetti born (1934). December 26 Colin Chapman meets Jim Clark for the first time during a race meeting at Brands Hatch, England. Chapman wins...

Night before Christmas

Night before Christmas

The Night Before Christmas -- ASCS Style Lonnie Wheatley TULSA,Okla. (December 24, 2005) Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the Speedway Not a creature was stirring, not even a blade. The pit gates were...

Mike Conway tests Mercedes engine
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Mike Conway tests Mercedes engine

RÄIKKÖNEN ROBERTSON DRIVER MIKE CONWAY TESTS MERCEDES F3 ENGINE Valencia, Spain - 23 December 2005 - British Formula 3 racer Mike Conway (Sevenoaks, Kent) had his maiden test as a Räikkönen Robertson Racing driver this week at Spain's...

Newsletter 2005-12-24

Newsletter 2005-12-24

FIA WTCC NEWSLETTER 24th December 2005 POSITIVE TYRE TEST IN KYALAMI The two-day test organised by Yokohama on the South African track of Kyalami to develop the Advan control tyre for the 2006 FIA World Touring Car Championship ...

Donny Schatz returns to Australia
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Donny Schatz returns to Australia

WORLD OF OUTLAWS STAR SCHATZ RETURNS TO AUSTRALIA FARGO, ND (December 23) - For most people the calendar reads the holiday season, but for World of Outlaws sprint car star Donny Schatz, it says it's time to return to work. No he's not Santa...

2006 tire news update 2005-12-23

2006 tire news update 2005-12-23

TIRE SUPPLY SET TORONTO, ON Tire options and allotments have been finalized for the 2006 Parts Canada Superbike Championship as the national tour begins a three-year association with Pirelli as its control tire supplier. The Parts Canada ...

Dubai 24 Hours inaugural race preview

Dubai 24 Hours inaugural race preview

Toyo Tire 24 Hours of Dubai At the start of the new year the first 24 hour race of the Middle East will attract many racing adventurers. Thursday the 12th and Friday the 13th 70 international teams will attend the start of this race at Dubai ...

Series interview with GT1 champion
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Series interview with GT1 champion

THE 2005 FIA GT1 DRIVER'S CHAMPION : GABRIELE GARDEL How does it feel to have won the 2005 FIA GT1 Drivers Championship? I am really happy, and have to thank Jack Leconte, Pedro Lamy and all the crew who worked really hard for this success.

Pedregon, Kemanah enter Midget Chili Bowl

Pedregon, Kemanah enter Midget Chili Bowl

Pedregon & Kemanah Enter 20th Annual Chili Bowl Heady Group of Diverse Pros Fill This Year's Field TULSA, Okla. (Dec. 21, 2005) -- Former NHRA Funny Car World Champion Cruz Pedregon and reigning All-Star Circuit of Champions titlist Chad Kemenah...

Orange County Speedway returns in 2006

Orange County Speedway returns in 2006

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Dec. 23, 2005) -- East Coast racing fans will once again be treated to a full season of action at Orange County Speedway in 2006 as the track will see action for the first time since October, 2003. The track recently announced...

Yamaha factory team to continue without sponsor

Yamaha factory team to continue without sponsor

Yamaha without Gauloises in 2006 Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. hereby announces that Altadis/Seita's sponsorship regarding Yamaha's Factory MotoGP Team will not continue after the end of the 2005 season. For more than 40 years, Yamaha has...

2005 final season newsletter 2005-12-23
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2005 final season newsletter 2005-12-23

GARDEL CLAIMS 2005 GT1 DRIVERS TITLE LIEB AND ROCKENFELLER ARE THE GT2 CHAMPIONS BEST WISHES FOR CHRISTMAS AND THE NEW YEAR SEE YOU IN 2006 ! It was the closest and most thrilling season for years ... and the suspense did not end when the ...

Jonathan Summerton World Finals summary

Jonathan Summerton World Finals summary

Jonathan Summerton set the 4th fastest lap out of the 6 heats with 36 of the top drivers from all over the world competing for the ultimate title. In the final Jonathan was on his way to a top five finish ,when, after the safety car left an...

Preparing to launch the 2006 seasonHeadline
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Preparing to launch the 2006 season

As 2005 draws to an end, preparations for the 2006 season are already well underway and next year will start with winter testing in January along with the launches of the new season's challengers. Toyota already got the jump on its rivals by ...

RAmer: Widget Rally Team Reno summary

RAmer: Widget Rally Team Reno summary

Widget Hits Racing Jackpot in Reno Team Claims Overall Victory Third Time this Season Reno, NV. Ralph Kosmides (driver, Mission Viejo, CA) and John Dillon (codriver, Thousand Oaks, CA) hit the jackpot at the Reno Rally on Dec 3-4, 2005, winning...

Clint Field - ALMS championship interview

Clint Field - ALMS championship interview

IN HIS OWN WORDS: CLINT FIELD Braselton, Ga. - At last, Clint Field has his championship. After winning six times in 2004, the 22-year-old won five times in the American Le Mans Series' LMP2 class in '05 and became the youngest Series champion...

LMS: Music City Motorsplex to host 2006 events

LMS: Music City Motorsplex to host 2006 events

Music City Motorplex to host the ASA Late Model Series twice in 2006. All three traveling series' within the ASALMS will see time at the "Plex". Lexington, Michigan (12/22/05): The ASA Late Model Series Presented by GM Performance Parts is...

USAC events 2006 air dates announced

USAC events 2006 air dates announced

TWENTY USAC THUNDER RACES SCHEDULED ON THE OUTDOOR CHANNEL IN 2006 Outdoor Channel will telecast 12 Silver Crown races and eight other events during season INDIANAPOLIS -- Twenty USAC events, including a dozen Silver Crown Series races, will...

Snake Racing News: New Zealand trip

Snake Racing News: New Zealand trip

JOHNSON JR. AND TROXEL TO HELP CHRISTEN LAKESIDE INTERNATIONAL DRAGWAY IN NEW ZEALAND VISTA, Calif. (Dec. 22, 2005) -- While the rest of their peers will be enjoying the holiday season and the coming of the New Year, NHRA stars Tommy Johnson Jr.