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Tue 07 Sep 1999
Petit Le Mans TV Coverage

Petit Le Mans TV Coverage

The Petit Le Mans at Road Atlanta, Braselton, Ga. race six, 1999 American Le Mans Series Saturday, Sept. 18, 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. NBC telecast Sunday, Sept. 19 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. race highlights Petit Le Mans Radio ...

Wed 29 Sep 1999
Laguna Seca Television and Radio Web Broadcast Schedule

Laguna Seca Television and Radio Web Broadcast Schedule

The VISA Sports Car Championships at Laguna Seca Raceway, Monterey, Calif. race seven, 1999 American Le Mans Series Sunday, Oct. 10, noon to 2:45 p.m. PT (3 p.m. to 5:45 p.m. ET) CNBC telecast Sunday, Oct. 10 4 p.m....

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 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 ...

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...

Fri 29 Oct 1999
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 ...

Tue 05 Oct 1999
Pat Schutte Joining G-2 Communications

Pat Schutte Joining G-2 Communications

Bloomfield Hills, Mich., October 5 - Pat Schutte has joined G-2 Communications, Inc. as an account manager for G-2's motorsports PR business with DaimlerChrysler Corporation. Schutte's responsibilities include acting as Public Relations Manager...

Sun 18 Apr 1999
TRV Motorsport Road Atlanta Results

TRV Motorsport Road Atlanta Results

TRV Team Runs as High as Fifth Before Electrical Problems Develop BRASLETON, Ga., April 18 - The TRV Motorsport team of Jeret Schroeder and Tom Volk were as high as fifth at one point in the American Le Mans Series race at Road ...

Thu 15 Apr 1999
Las Vegas Sunday Track Notes

Las Vegas Sunday Track Notes

1999 American Le Mans Series Grand Prix of Las Vegas Date: Sunday November 7, 1999 Changes to the starting order for the American Le Mans Series Grand Prix of Las Vegas: ...

Sun 21 Mar 1999
Sebring Lynx/Conte Story

Sebring Lynx/Conte Story

CONTE SCORES PODIUM FINISH IN SEBRING 12-HOUR Mike Conte, for whom Lynx Racing will field a car in the 1999 KOOL/Toyota Atlantic Championship, has scored a podium finish in the Superflow 12 Hours of Sebring driving a GT class Porsche 3.8...

Wed 15 Sep 1999
Lynx Fast Facts Atlanta

Lynx Fast Facts Atlanta

LYNX RACING DRIVERS COMPETING IN THE PETIT LE MANS AT ROAD ATLANTA MOTOR SPORTS CENTER, SEPTEMBER 15 - 19 1. Auto racing's equivalent of the Barnum & Bailey Ringling Bros. Circus is happening at the Road Atlanta Motor Sports Center this...

Tue 05 Oct 1999
Laguna Seca Cindi Lux Preview

Laguna Seca Cindi Lux Preview

LUX CAN CLINCH WOMEN'S SERIES TITLE AT LAGUNA SECA MONTEREY, CALIF., Oct. 5, 1999 - Cindi Lux of Aloha, Ore., can clinch the inaugural Women's Global GT Series championship in the circuit's fifth race Sunday at Laguna Seca Raceway. ...

Sun 27 Jun 1999
BMW Mosport Withdrawal

BMW Mosport Withdrawal

Round 3, American Le Mans Series 27 June 1999, Mosport Park (CDN) The BMW V12 LMR will not be starting in Mosport Park Munich/Mosport. BMW Motorsport has decided not to line up the two BMW V12 LMR on the starting grid for the race in Mosport...

Fri 29 Oct 1999
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 ...

Sun 10 Oct 1999
Laguna Seca World Challenge GT Race Story and Results

Laguna Seca World Challenge GT Race Story and Results

HEINRICY WINS WILD SPEEDVISION WORLD CHALLENGE GT CHAMPIONSHIP SEASON FINALE AT LAGUNA SECA; ARCHER SCORES DRIVERS' TITLE AND BISKUP ROOKIE OF THE YEAR MONTEREY, Calif. (October 9) - John Heinricy, of Holly, Mich., won a wild season...

Fri 29 Oct 1999
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...

Sat 27 Mar 1999
CHAMPCAR/CART: Where Are All The Kids?

CHAMPCAR/CART: Where Are All The Kids?

"The earthshaking sound of twenty Can-Am cars coming over the crest of a hill on their pace lap made me want to be involved in racing forever. So it really disturbs me that when I go to races now I see so few of the next generation getting to love...

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...

Sat 09 Oct 1999
Laguna Seca VISA Sportscar lineup

Laguna Seca VISA Sportscar lineup

Starting lineup for Sunday's VISA Sportscar Championships American Le Mans Series race at Laguna Seca Raceway, showing position, drivers and hometowns or countries, car and qualifying speed. 1. Eric Bernard, France; David Brabham,...

Thu 15 Apr 1999
Laguna Seca Provisional Results

Laguna Seca Provisional Results

VISA Sports Car Championships Run 6 AMERICAN LE MANS RACE Results Current Lap PROVISIONAL RESULTS Time 06:16:53 Date 10 Oct 99 Racetime 00:00:00 Pos Nr. Name Nat Total Time Laps Fastest in 1 42 ...

Mon 20 Sep 1999
Lynx Racing Petit Le Mans Report

Lynx Racing Petit Le Mans Report

Three Lynx racing drivers, two current and one alumnus, went to Road Atlanta last weekend to participate in that million-horsepower circus called the Petit Le Mans -- and all three of them finished fifth. Lynx Racing's latest ...

Fri 12 Mar 1999
PTG BMW M3s Eye Third Straight Sebring Win

PTG BMW M3s Eye Third Straight Sebring Win

PTG BMW M3s Kick Off American Le Mans Series Looking for Third Sebring 12-Hour Win in a Row Three-time Sebring winner Hans Stuck joins last year's GT champs SEBRING, Fla., March 12, 1999: Tom Milner's Prototype...

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 ...

Sat 26 Jun 1999
BMW Team PTG Mosport Qualifying Report

BMW Team PTG Mosport Qualifying Report

BMW Team PTG notes: qualifying, June 26 American Le Mans Series Grand Prix at Mosport (International Raceway) race three, American Le Mans Series 1-2-3 BMW Team PTG set a record pace in qualifying for Sunday's race at Mosport. Hans Stuck...

Sun 18 Apr 1999
Tom Volk Buys Company, Adds Sponsor

Tom Volk Buys Company, Adds Sponsor

Volk Buys Company, Signs Schroeder, Issues New Catalog BRASELTON, Ga., April 17 - There was a new decal on the Supreme Exhaust System Products/Purity Farms No. 95 of Tom Volk and Jeret Schroeder in American Le Mans series competition at...

Wed 24 Feb 1999
GT, Sports Car News 99-02-24

GT, Sports Car News 99-02-24

Magnussen - not under threat Don Panoz has gone on record to say that Jan Magnussen's place in the team is secure: 'We have been lucky to acquire the services of Jan Magnussen and we are delighed with him. He is one of the best drivers around'.

Wed 15 Sep 1999
BMW Team PTG Notes 1999-09-15

BMW Team PTG Notes 1999-09-15

Petit Le Mans, Road Atlanta Race Six, American Le Mans Series Driver Championship BMW Team PTG driver Johannes van Overbeek is leading the American Le Mans Series GT driver championship. "This is a pleasant surprise. The hard part will be ...

Thu 15 Apr 1999
Las Vegas Results

Las Vegas Results

1999 ALMS Grand Prix of Las Vegas American Le Mans Series Provisional Results POS CAR CLASS DRIVER CAR LAPS 1 42 P Lehto/Soper BMW...

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 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...

Sat 18 Sep 1999
Road Atlanta Petit Le Mans TRV Motorsport Team Review

Road Atlanta Petit Le Mans TRV Motorsport Team Review

TRV's Schroeder, St. James and Volk Drop Out of Petit Le Mans Early BRASELTON, Ga., Sept. 18 - Problems with the engine management system struck the TRV Motorsport team of Jeret Schroeder, Lyn St. James and Tom Volk Saturday in the Petit...

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,...

Sat 06 Nov 1999
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 ...

Sun 10 Oct 1999
Laguna Seca Race Report

Laguna Seca Race Report

MONTEREY, CALIF. - J.J. Lehto of Monaco and Steve Soper of England, driving a BMW V12 prototype, took advantage of penalties to other cars Sunday to capture the VISA Sportscar Championships at Laguna Seca Raceway. The Lehto-Soper...

Thu 15 Apr 1999
Laguna Seca GTS Class Final Report

Laguna Seca GTS Class Final Report

Team ORECA Dodge Viper's Beretta & Wedlinger Capture Laguna Seca Crown In GTS Class MONTEREY, Calif., Oct. 10, 1999 -The Dodge Viper ORECA Team won its fifth consecutive American Le Mans Series (ALMS) race as drivers Olivier Beretta and Karl ...

Sun 25 Jul 1999
Sears Point BMW Team PTG Race Report

Sears Point BMW Team PTG Race Report

BMW Wins Prototype and GT Classes in Sonoma SONOMA, Calif. (July 25, 1999) -- BMW competed in two of the three classes in the Grand Prix of Sonoma, the fourth of eight races in the American Le Mans Series, and won both. While the BMW...