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Tue 28 Dec 1999
ALMS 2000 Schedule

ALMS 2000 Schedule

2000 AMERICAN LE MANS SERIES March 18 12 Hours at Sebring Sebring International Raceway Sebring, FL Speedvision Fox ...

Adelaide Race of a Thousand Years

Adelaide Race of a Thousand Years

DAVID BRABHAM KEEN TO FLY THE AUSTRALIAN FLAG AT HOME EVENT Australian international sportscar racing star David Brabham is delighted at the prospect of returning to South Australia to do battle on the streets of Adelaide. American Le Mans ...

Sat 25 Dec 1999
Hybrid R & D Racing Season Review

Hybrid R & D Racing Season Review

Well, we have completed another season of prototype sports car racing and not without a lot of support and encouragement. We continue a remarkable record of finishes. Again, another season without a mechanical DNF. In fact, of the eight races...

Wed 22 Dec 1999
BMW M3 five years of success

BMW M3 five years of success

WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J. (Dec. 22,1999) -- The BMW M3 completed its fifth successful season of sports-car racing in North America, despite the challenges presented by a new series and transitions in car specifications. ...

Fri 17 Dec 1999
Reynard 2KQ Sportscar Texas Test 1999-12-17

Reynard 2KQ Sportscar Texas Test 1999-12-17

Reynard Motorsport is committed to developing its 2KQ sportscar to resolve a small number of initial design and production issues, following a component failure at a Texas Speedway test yesterday in which George Robinson, driving Robinson...

Thu 16 Dec 1999
Don Panoz Interview on Adelaide Race

Don Panoz Interview on Adelaide Race

AMERICAN LE MANS SERIES ADELAIDE¹S RACE OF A 1000 YEARS - December 31, 2000 An Interview with Don Panoz WHY DID YOU CHOOSE ADELAIDE FOR THIS EVENT? "If there is a capital for motorsports in Australia, it is definitely in Adelaide.

Tue 14 Dec 1999
Adelaid's Race of a Thousand Years Update 99-12-14

Adelaid's Race of a Thousand Years Update 99-12-14

American entrepreneur Don Panoz believes "Adelaide¹s Race of a 1000 Years" scheduled for new years eve, 2000, will become one of the jewels in the crown of the American Le Mans Series which he founded this year. "The series attracts a huge ...

Wed 08 Dec 1999
Awards Flow for New Adelaide Organising Team

Awards Flow for New Adelaide Organising Team

The founder of the American Le Mans Series and the Adelaide event's newest management recruit have both received major awards in the past week. Don Panoz was announced as the joint winner of the John Bolster Award for Technical Achievement with...

Wed 01 Dec 1999
Dodge Viper Has Most Successful Year Yet

Dodge Viper Has Most Successful Year Yet

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Dec. 11 1999 - With its recent overall victory in the FIA GT Series, coupled with its undefeated season in the inaugural year of the American Le Mans Series (ALMS) season and repeated success in the 24 Hours of Le Mans, the...

Dodge Viper Has Most Successful Year Yet

Dodge Viper Has Most Successful Year Yet

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Dec. 11 1999 - With its recent overall victory in the FIA GT Series, coupled with its undefeated season in the inaugural year of the American Le Mans Series (ALMS) season and repeated success in the 24 Hours of Le Mans, the...

Fri 19 Nov 1999
Awards Banquet

Awards Banquet

American Le Mans Series Banquet Held at Paris Hotel After Season Finale at Las Vegas Motor Speedway by Lindsay Walkup Las Vegas, Nev. (Nov. 7, 1999)—It was a full house at the Paris Hotel's Ballroom Sunday, Nov. 7, as teams,...

Tue 09 Nov 1999
Lynx Racing Las Vegas and Season Overview

Lynx Racing Las Vegas and Season Overview

STRUGGLE AND SUCCESS -- LYNX IN LAS VEGAS AND A SEASON OVERVIEW Lynx Racing drivers Sara Senske and Mike Conte struggled and succeeded during the American Le Mans Series finale this past weekend at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway. ...

Mon 08 Nov 1999
BMW V12 Race Report

BMW V12 Race Report

Munich/Las Vegas. BMW rounded off the year in the best possible fashion by finishing first and second in the final round of the American Le Mans Series. JJ Lehto (FIN) and Steve Soper (GB) won the eighth and final round, with the second open-top...

Sun 07 Nov 1999
Las Vegas Dodge Viper Team ORECA Review

Las Vegas Dodge Viper Team ORECA Review

1999 American Le Mans Series Dodge Viper Team ORECA Captures 1-2 At Las Vegas Grand Prix. Victory Gives Dodge Overall Drivers & Team Titles In American Le Mans Series. LAS VEGAS (Nov. 7,1999) - By racing to second place in the American ...

Las Vegas BMW Team PTG Team Review

Las Vegas BMW Team PTG Team Review

BMW V12s Finish 1-2, BMW Team PTG Second in Season Finale LAS VEGAS (Nov. 7, 1999) -- BMW Motorsport, winner of this year's 24 Hours of Le Mans, collected its first one-two sweep of the year in the season finale of the American Le...

Sat 06 Nov 1999
BMW V12 LMR Qualifying

BMW V12 LMR Qualifying

Final Qualifying Saturday Round 8, American Le Mans Series 6th November 1999, Las Vegas, Nevada BMW V12 LMR prototypes to start from third row Munich/Las Vegas. Lady luck deserted the two BMW V12 LMRs in qualifying for the final round of the...

Phoenix BMW Team PTG Qualifying

Phoenix BMW Team PTG Qualifying

BMW Team PTG notes: Final Qualifying, Nov. 6, 1999 Grand Prix of Las Vegas, Las Vegas Motor Speedway Race eight of eight, American Le Mans Series BMW Team PTG found more speed during Saturday's final qualifying session. Hans Stuck won the ...

Fri 05 Nov 1999
Las Vegas Friday Track Notes

Las Vegas Friday Track Notes

Welcome to the American Le Mans Series Grand Prix of Las Vegas. This is the eighth and final race of the inaugural ALMS Series season with championships in the balance for drivers, teams and manufacturers in all divisions. In the Women’s Global...

Las Vegas BMW Team PTG Qualifying Notes

Las Vegas BMW Team PTG Qualifying Notes

BMW Team PTG notes: provisional qualifying, Nov. 5, 1999 Grand Prix of Las Vegas, Las Vegas Motor Speedway race eight of eight, American Le Mans Series BMW M3s are fourth, seventh and eighth on the provisional GT starting grid for Sunday's ...

Wed 03 Nov 1999
Sara Senske Las Vegas Preview

Sara Senske Las Vegas Preview

- Lynx Racing driver Sara Senske will be competing in the final race of two different series this weekend in Las Vegas -- the Star Formula Mazda Championship and the Women's Global GT Series. There's going to be a small army of the best...

Mon 01 Nov 1999
Texas Motor speedway 2000 Events

Texas Motor speedway 2000 Events

FORT WORTH-DALLAS (Nov. 1, 1999) - Just when you thought it couldn't get bigger and better - it does! The 2000 race season at Texas Motor Speedway features more events than ever before. In addition to NASCAR and Indy Racing events, the speedway...

Fri 29 Oct 1999
Reynard's 2KQ Sportscar Test Results

Reynard's 2KQ Sportscar Test Results

REYNARD'S 2KQ SPORTSCAR COMPLETES SUCCESSFUL RICARD TEST Brackley, UK. 28th October 1999 Raynard's 2KQ Sportscar completed its second test at Paul Ricard this week. The 2KQ, which was officially launched to the world last week, has completed...

Las Vegas BMW Preview

Las Vegas BMW Preview

Work, sport and play: BMW at the finale of the American Le Mans Series in Las Vegas Munich, October 29, 1999 ... BMW is sending two V12 Le Mans Roadsters into the desert on November 7, for the finale of the American Le Mans Series (ALMS) which...

Las Vegas Entry List

Las Vegas Entry List

American Le Mans Series Grand Prix of Las Vegas Sanctioned by SPORTS CAR Las Vegas Motor Speedway/Las Vegas, NV November 5 - 7, 1999 Official Entry List - as of 10/26/99 PROTOTYPE 0 Eric van de Poele/San Diego, CA Domenico ...

Schedule of Events for November 5 - 7

Schedule of Events for November 5 - 7

American Le Mans Series Grand Prix of Las Vegas Las Vegas Motor Speedway/Las Vegas, NV November 5 - 7, 1999 Official Schedule - Revised 10/21/99 Friday, November 5, 1999 8:00 am - 8:30 am Practice - Star Mazda Series/Best Western ...

Las Vegas Set To Crown 15 Champions

Las Vegas Set To Crown 15 Champions

LAS VEGAS - Las Vegas Motor Speedway will truly be a home to champions over the next week. A total of 15 national champions in many different forms of motorsports will be crowned at the speedway's 1,600-acre complex between Sunday, Oct. 31 and...

A Lap of Las Vegas Road Course

A Lap of Las Vegas Road Course

(Eric van de Poele is the defending champion of this event and finished second in the 1997 inaugural round, both times with co-driver Wayne Taylor. van de Poele, driver of the ...

Thu 28 Oct 1999
Hybrid R & D Racing Laguna Seca Post Race Notes

Hybrid R & D Racing Laguna Seca Post Race Notes

Orange, CA. - "A Top Ten Finish" - That was our goal and that goal was reached. For this race at Laguna SECA, that is. After a miserable string of engine failures beginning back at Mosport, Canada, in June, the team could not be happier with its...

Wed 27 Oct 1999
BMW Team PTG Las Vegas Preview

BMW Team PTG Las Vegas Preview

LAS VEGAS, Nev. (Oct. 27, 1999) -- BMW Team PTG hopes to end the 1999 race season with a strong showing in the American Le Mans Series Grand Prix of Las Vegas (Nev.) on Nov. 7. The two-hour 45-minute race will run on the 2.25-mile...

Grand Prix of Las Vegas on TV

Grand Prix of Las Vegas on TV

American Le Mans Series Grand Prix of Las Vegas at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Las Vegas, Nev. race eight of eight, 1999 American Le Mans Series Sunday, Nov. 7 noon to 2:45 p.m. PT (3 p.m. to 5:45 p.m. ET) CNBC telecast ...

Tue 26 Oct 1999
Las Vegas Television Schedule

Las Vegas Television Schedule

TV ALERT BMW TEAM PTG American Le Mans Series Grand Prix of Las Vegas at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Las Vegas, Nev. race eight of eight, 1999 American Le Mans Series Sunday, Nov. 7, noon to 2:45 p.m. PT (3 p.m. to 5:45 p.m. ET) CNBC ...

Terri Hundertmark to Represent Michelin at SEMA

Terri Hundertmark to Represent Michelin at SEMA

HAVE TIRES, WILL TRAVEL Terri Hundertmark has been asked by Michelin Tire to represent the French manufacturer at the annual Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show in early November. The long running automotive aftermarket ...

Mon 25 Oct 1999
New Director Named at Road Atlanta

New Director Named at Road Atlanta

Braselton, GA: Michael Swaine will be replacing Tres Stephenson as Executive Director at Road Atlanta Motor Sports Center, effective October 18. Stephenson will be returning to his position as Executive Director at Sebring International Raceway...

Sun 10 Oct 1999
Laguna Seca BMW Race Report

Laguna Seca BMW Race Report

BMW V12 Wins Laguna Seca, BMW M3s Have Tough Race MONTEREY, Calif. (Oct. 10, 1999) -- The BMW V12 LMR collected first and third place in the prototype class of the American Le Mans Series race at Laguna Seca Raceway. But BMW Team PTG ...

Laguna Seca TRV Team Results

Laguna Seca TRV Team Results

TRV Team Runs Competitively But Drops Out With Electrical Woes With 42 Minutes to Go MONTEREY, Calif., Oct. 11 - Jeret Schroeder of Vineland, N.J., and Tom Volk of...