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Thu 29 Dec 2005
Kentucky Speedway test notes 2005-12-20

Kentucky Speedway test notes 2005-12-20

B. LABONTE, T. PARROTT OPEN NEW PETTY ERA WITH KENTUCKY SPEEDWAY TEST Crew chief Todd Parrott and driver Bobby Labonte ushered in a new era for the storied Petty Enterprises No. 43 NEXTEL Cup Series car with a test at Kentucky Speedway ...

USRC: Widget Rally Team Laughlin summary

USRC: Widget Rally Team Laughlin summary

Another First Place Trophy in Last Rally of the Year Yoon Earns Championship in Rookie Year Laughlin, NV. Blake Yoon (Los Angeles, CA) and John Dillon (Thousand Oaks, CA), who won the Prescott Rally in October, took home another first ...

IRL: Former sponsor returns to Indy 500

IRL: Former sponsor returns to Indy 500

AAA RETURNS TO INDIANAPOLIS 500 AAA now Official Auto Club, Travel Agency & Insurance Company at Indy AAA members to enjoy souvenir & ticket discounts INDIANAPOLIS, Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2005 -- AAA (American Automobile Association), which ...

IRL: Andretti Green Racing 2006 driver lineup announced

IRL: Andretti Green Racing 2006 driver lineup announced

ANDRETTI GREEN RACING UNVEILS 2006 RACING LINEUP INDIANAPOLIS, Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2005 -- Marco Andretti, the third-generation driver from one of racing's most-celebrated families, will compete in the 2006 IRL IndyCar® Series season with...

IRL: Andretti Green Racing teleconference transcript, part 2

IRL: Andretti Green Racing teleconference transcript, part 2

Continued from part 1 Q</I>: Despite your teammate winning the Indy 500, I know how close the team was, winning the championship, have there been some quiet moments during the off-season where some disappointment has crept into your mind...

IRL: Andretti Green Racing teleconference transcript, part 1

IRL: Andretti Green Racing teleconference transcript, part 1

An interview with Michael Andretti, Marco Andretti & Dario Franchitti MODERATOR: Good afternoon, everyone. We appreciate you joining us for the Indy Racing League teleconference. We're joined by three guests today who are members of Andretti...

IRL: AGR, Herta announce 2006 plans

IRL: AGR, Herta announce 2006 plans

Herta Returns with XM Satellite Radio for Third Season in IndyCar Series INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (Dec. 20, 2005) - For the third-consecutive season, Bryan Herta will pilot the ...

IRL: Michael Andretti to run 2006 Indy 500

IRL: Michael Andretti to run 2006 Indy 500

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind., and Holmdel, N.J., (Dec. 20, 2005) - Andretti Green Racing co-owner Michael Andretti will come out of retirement to drive the Jim Beam/Vonage Honda-powered Dallara in the 90th running of the Indianapolis 500 on May 28, ...

IRL: AGR, Franchitti announce 2006 plans

IRL: AGR, Franchitti announce 2006 plans

Franchitti Joins Klein Tools/Jim Beam Team for 2006 IndyCar Series Season INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (Dec. 20, 2005) - Dario Franchitti will join the championship-winning Klein Tools/Jim Beam team as part of Andretti Green Racing's four-car effort for...

IRL: Marco Andretti to drive for AGR in 2006

IRL: Marco Andretti to drive for AGR in 2006

Marco Andretti to Begin IndyCar Series Career with ArcaEx Team INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (Dec. 20, 2005) - Third-generation driver Marco Andretti will launch his Indy Racing League® IndyCar® Series career in 2006 as the driver of the ...

IRL: AGR, Tony Kanaan announce 2006 plans

IRL: AGR, Tony Kanaan announce 2006 plans

Tony Kanaan To Again Lead Team 7-Eleven in 2006 IndyCar Series Championship Hunt Indianapolis, Ind. (Dec. 20, 2005) - Team 7-Eleven driver Tony Kanaan will return to the cockpit of the ...

IRL: Michael, Marco Andretti to race in 2006 Indy 500

IRL: Michael, Marco Andretti to race in 2006 Indy 500

MICHAEL, MARCO ANDRETTI TO DRIVE IN 2006 INDIANAPOLIS 500 Legendary veteran exits retirement to seek elusive win, help son in Indy debut INDIANAPOLIS, Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2005 -- An Andretti will be back in the driver's seat in the Indianapolis...

CHAMPCAR/CART: PKV Racing's Legge test evaluation notes

CHAMPCAR/CART: PKV Racing's Legge test evaluation notes

LEGGE COMPLETES TWO-DAY EVALUATION WITH PKV RACING INDIANAPOLIS, IN - - DECEMBER 21, 2005 - - Rising open-wheel star Katherine Legge completed a two-day evaluation with PKV Racing today at Sebring Raceway in Sebring, ...

SCC: Darren Law Porsche Cup report

SCC: Darren Law Porsche Cup report

Law Takes 10th in Worldwide Porsche Cup Points Porsche endurance pilot Darren Law of Phoenix, Arizona again finished in the top ten in the world renowned Porsche Cup standings. The Porsche Cup competition, started in 1970,...

BITD: Team Hummer Henderson 400 summary

BITD: Team Hummer Henderson 400 summary

H2 WINS EIGHTH CONSECUTIVE BITD RACE AT 'HENDERSON 400' TEAM HUMMER FINISHES ONE & TWO IN POINTS CHAMPIONSHIP Henderson, NV - December 3, 2005: Team HUMMER arrived in Henderson on Thursday morning, in time to head out to the time trials course...

Tue 27 Dec 2005
Chili Bowl entry update 2005-12-27

Chili Bowl entry update 2005-12-27

O'REILLY CHILI BOWL MIDGET NATIONALS ENTRY UPDATE TULSA, Okla. (December 27, 2005) -- With the 20th Annual O'Reilly Chili Bowl Midget Nationals just over two weeks away, the entry count stands at 270 for the prestigious event that will be ...

Robert Mayson joins USAC/CRA staff

Robert Mayson joins USAC/CRA staff

ROBERT MAYSON NAMED USAC/CRA PUBLICITY COORDINATOR Robert Mayson of Lakewood, Calif. has been named Publicity Coordinator for USAC's CRA Sprint Car Series. Mayson, a 41-year-old whose involvement in the sport of ...

Kalitta, Grubnic Boxing Day in Australia summary

Kalitta, Grubnic Boxing Day in Australia summary

Scott Kalitta wins Down Under in Sydney's Boxing Day racing festivities; Teammate and native Australian Dave Grubnic wows countrymen en route to final round Sydney, Australia, (Dec. 27, 2005) -- In the quickest side-by-side drag race in...

Racebricks adds Herbert for 2006

Racebricks adds Herbert for 2006

Racebricks adds Herbert to 2006 racing family LINCOLNTON, N.C. (Dec. 27, 2005) -- Racebricks Collectibles announced its sponsorship plans Monday, providing Doug Herbert and the Snap-on Tools Top Fuel team with a major associate sponsorship deal,...

Sat 24 Dec 2005
World Final Bahrain Final race results

World Final Bahrain Final race results

Pos Car Driver Nat Team Laps Gap --- --- -------------------------------- --- --------------------------- ---- ---------- 1. 4 Marco Holzer GER AM-Holzer Rennsport GmbH...

IRL: Andretti dad, son team up for 2006 Indy 500Headline

IRL: Andretti dad, son team up for 2006 Indy 500

Not since 1994 has the Indianapolis 500 field had an Andretti father/son on the starting grid. That was the final year that 1969 Indianapolis 500 winner Mario Andretti raced at the famed brickyard: he started ninth on the 33-car grid, four...

Wed 21 Dec 2005
Briatore denies role in Alonso decisionHeadline
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Briatore denies role in Alonso decision

Flavio Briatore, manager of world champion Fernando Alonso and managing director of the Renault F1 team, claims that he was not involved in Alonso's decision to leave Renault for McLaren in 2007. Many believed Briatore must have played a role in...

NST: National Sprint Tour introduction

NST: National Sprint Tour introduction

Introducing the National Sprint Tour! Brownfield Promotions, Inc. is pleased and excited to announce the formation of the National Sprint Tour with plans to promote dirt track Sprint Car racing nationally starting with the 2006 season. The new...

Tue 20 Dec 2005
ALLSTAR: 2005 Awards Banquet summary

ALLSTAR: 2005 Awards Banquet summary

All Stars Crown Champion at 2005 Awards Banquet Chad Kemenah, winner of 8 All Star features in 2005 and recipient of the Huggins Cams Fast Time award for setting the most top qualifying times throughout the season, was crowned Champion of the...

AUSF3: Ian Richards leaves Team BRM
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AUSF3: Ian Richards leaves Team BRM

RICHARDS TO LEAVE TEAM BRM AFTER 15 YEARS SERVICE. ADELAIDE, DECEMBER 20th, 2005 -- TEAM BRM's Technical Director Ian Richards has today announced his decision to retire his post at the dual-championship winning Australian Formula 3 ...

IRL: Barnhart, Clarke teleconference transcript

IRL: Barnhart, Clarke teleconference transcript

An interview with Brian Barnhart and Robert Clarke Thursday Dec 15, 2005 MODERATOR: Good afternoon, everyone. Thanks for joining us for this special Indy Racing League teleconference. Thank you for your patience as we had some delays for a few...

IRL: Series names Honda as sole engine supplier

IRL: Series names Honda as sole engine supplier

HONDA RACING INDY V-8 ENGINE TO BE SOLE INDYCAR SERIES POWERPLANT BEGINNING IN 2006 INDIANAPOLIS, Thursday, Dec. 15, 2005 -- The Indy Racing League and Honda Performance Development (HPD), a subsidiary of American Honda Motor Co., announced the...

IRL: Honda to serve as single engine supplier

IRL: Honda to serve as single engine supplier

Honda to Serve as Single IndyCar Engine Supplier in 2006 TORRANCE, Calif. (December 15, 2005) -- Honda Performance Development (HPD), a subsidiary of American Honda Motor Co., will become the single provider of engines in 2006 for the...

CHAMPCAR/CART: PKV Racing Sebring test summary

CHAMPCAR/CART: PKV Racing Sebring test summary

PKV RACING EVALUATES THREE DRIVERS AT SEBRING TEST INDIANAPOLIS, IN - - DECEMBER 15, 2005 - - PKV Racing, which is auditioning drivers for anywhere from zero to two spots on the team, concluded three days of testing and driver...

CHAMPCAR/CART: 2006 Champ Car final schedule

CHAMPCAR/CART: 2006 Champ Car final schedule

<pre> 2006 Bridgestone Presents The Champ Car World Series Powered by Ford Season Schedule Date Venue Location April 9 Streets of Long Beach Long Beach, CA May 13 Reliant Park ...

CHAMPCAR/CART: Rocketsports Racing Sebring test notes 2005-12-15

CHAMPCAR/CART: Rocketsports Racing Sebring test notes 2005-12-15

ROCKETSPORTS RACING SUCCESSFULLY COMPLETES FIRST PRE-SEASON TEST EAST LANSING, Mich. (December 15, 2005) - Rocketsports Racing headed down south to warmer weather to get some on-track time for a pre-season test in Sebring, Florida and...

CHAMPCAR/CART: Conquest Racing Sebring test notes 2005-12-15

CHAMPCAR/CART: Conquest Racing Sebring test notes 2005-12-15

Mi-Jack Conquest Racing tests five drivers in Sebring A Swede, Belgian, Englishman, a Dutchman, and an Estonian get taste of Champ Car with Mi-Jack Conquest Racing Indianapolis, IN (15 December 05)-- Mi-Jack Conquest Racing completed a ...

CHAMPCAR/CART: Junqueira teleconference transcript

CHAMPCAR/CART: Junqueira teleconference transcript

Champ Car Teleconference Transcript with Bruno Junqueira ERIC MAUK: Welcome, everyone, to a very special Champ Car media teleconference as we are fortunate to be joined by Bruno Junqueira. Most of you know him as driver of the ...

SCC: Automatic Racing 2006 driver lineup

SCC: Automatic Racing 2006 driver lineup

Nick Longhi and Emil Assentato Join Forces for Grand-Am Cup in 2006 ORLANDO, Fla. -- Nick Longhi and Emil Assentato are no strangers to the thrill of victory, and the pair hope to find themselves standing at the top of the podium again in 2006.

2006 production keeps up with high demand

2006 production keeps up with high demand

PRODUCTION OF NEW GENERATION ATLANTIC CAR ON SCHEDULE AS SERIES PARTNERS KEEP SWIFT PACE INDIANAPOLIS (December 20, 2005) -- While many of the new Champ Car Atlantic Championship Presented by Yokohama teams are busy preparing this holiday ...

Kubica joins F1 as BMW test driver
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Kubica joins F1 as BMW test driver

Robert Kubica, F1 driver in 2006 21-year old Polish driver Robert Kubica, the 2005 World Series by Renault champion, has joined the BMW Sauber F1 Team outfit as its new test and third driver for 2006, it has been officially announced ...