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Sat 06 May 2006
Colin Forbes-Robinson passed away

Colin Forbes-Robinson passed away

Colin Forbes-Robinson Passes after Lengthy Illness Denver, N.C. ... Colin Forbes-Robinson, 34, of Winston-Salem, North Carolina passed away Sunday evening, April 30, 2006, at Baptist Hospital in Winston-Salem. Born on February 28, 1972, Colin...

Wed 18 Jan 2006
B-K Motorsports names team manager

B-K Motorsports names team manager

MARCUS HASELGROVE NAMED TECHNICAL DIRECTOR/TEAM MANAGER OF B-K MOTORSPORTS/MAZDA P2 EFFORT Former CHAMPION AUDI Development Engineer brings wealth of winning experiences to the program. (Saukville, Wisconsin) Tuesday, January 17, 2006 -- The...

Fri 17 Nov 2006
2007 Miller Motorsports Park schedule announced

2007 Miller Motorsports Park schedule announced

MILLER MOTORSPORTS PARK ADDS A NASCAR GRAND NATIONAL WEST RACE TO A FULL 2007 RACING SEASON TOOELE VALLEY, UTAH (November 16, 2006) -- Miller Motorsports Park (MMP) today announced a 2007 schedule that is among the best in the United States and...

Mon 06 Nov 2006
The ride of my lifeHeadline

The ride of my life

As a fan, how close can you get to true racing? If you don't have a $100,000 and a bunch of time to spend, it can be difficult. Take a driving school? That still can be pricey. Most racing series offer rides in their cars or bikes. Formula One...

Mon 27 Nov 2006
RACE: IRL: Mid-Ohio announces 2007 schedule

RACE: IRL: Mid-Ohio announces 2007 schedule

MID-OHIO SPORTS CAR COURSE ANNOUNCES 2007 SCHEDULE DUBLIN, Ohio (November 27, 2006) -- Six main attractions, the return of open-wheel racing and two long-standing grassroots races highlight the 2007 Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course schedule, unveiled...

Wed 22 Feb 2006
Team Lexus driver line-up announced

Team Lexus driver line-up announced

TEAM LEXUS ADDS BORCHELLER, BELL AND DUMOULIN TO ALMS DRIVER LINE-UP TORRANCE, Calif. (Feb. 21, 2006) -- A pair of sports car champions and an open-wheel ace will join team owner Chuck Goldsborough behind the wheel for Team Lexus as Terry ...

Thu 16 Feb 2006
Welter Racing enters Sebring race

Welter Racing enters Sebring race

WELTER RACING RETURNING TO SEBRING WITH PEUGEOT POWER Braselton, Ga. - Welter Racing, holder of the fastest speed ever recorded on the famous Mulsanne Straight at Le Mans (1988), has entered a four-cylinder Peugeot engine LMP2 for this year's...

SCC: Mosport International Raceway pre-season notes

SCC: Mosport International Raceway pre-season notes

MOSPORT REVS UP FOR 45TH ANNIVERSARY SEASON AS TICKETS NOW ON SALE BOWMANVILLE, ON (Feb. 15, 2006) -- Mosport International Raceway is revving up for its 45th anniversary season with the announcement that tickets for the six-event schedule,...

Thu 09 Feb 2006
Aston Martin Racing to compete at Sebring

Aston Martin Racing to compete at Sebring

ASTON MARTIN RETURNS TO DEFEND GT1 CHAMPIONSHIP AT 54TH ANNUAL MOBIL 1 TWELVE HOURS OF SEBRING Braselton, Ga. - A year after achieving a landmark victory in its first appearance there in 12 years, Aston Martin Racing is returning to the American...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Mosport: John Graham preview

Mosport: John Graham preview

NHLPA, RACECAR DRIVER JOHN GRAHAM ANNOUNCE LOGO AGREEMENT FOR UPCOMING LE MANS RACE TORONTO (August 30, 2006) -- The National Hockey League Players' Association (NHLPA) and Busch Nascar Series driver John Graham today announced that Graham will...

Tue 21 Mar 2006
Sebring: Multimatic Motorsports Team Panoz race report

Sebring: Multimatic Motorsports Team Panoz race report

Sebring - FL (March 18th, 2006) Multimatic Motorsports Team Panoz has dominated the opening round of 2006 American Le Mans Series, the ...

Tue 14 Nov 2006
Petersen/White Lightning announce Dakar plans

Petersen/White Lightning announce Dakar plans

Two-Time Le Mans Champions Announce Multi-Year Dakar Effort Starting in 2007 Petersen/White Lightning Returns to Off-Road Roots with Dakar Buggy Entry LAS VEGAS, Nevada, USA, November 14, 2006 - Petersen Motorsports/White Lightning Racing has...

Fri 17 Mar 2006
CHAMPCAR/CART: Grand Prix of Houston sponsor news

CHAMPCAR/CART: Grand Prix of Houston sponsor news

GRAND PRIX OF HOUSTON OFF TO FAST START WITH SPONSORSHIP COMMITMENTS Budweiser, Fast Trac, Fiesta, Finger Furniture, GHCVB, Reliant Energy, Sun Coast Resources, United Healthcare and Wells Fargo among official sponsors HOUSTON, Mar. 17, 2006 -...

Wed 22 Feb 2006
Team Lexus names drivers for GT2S entries

Team Lexus names drivers for GT2S entries

Terry Borcheller, Townsend Bell and Jean-Francois Dumoulin will join Team Lexus owner Chuck Goldsborough in the 2006 American Le Mans Series. Torrance, Calif. - A pair of sports car champions and an open-wheel ace will join team owner Chuck ...

Thu 23 Nov 2006
IRL: Honda, Acura to sponsor 2007 Mid-Ohio races

IRL: Honda, Acura to sponsor 2007 Mid-Ohio races

Honda, Acura Combine To Sponsor IndyCar, American Le Mans Series Weekend at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course TORRANCE, Calif. (Nov. 21, 2006) - American Honda Motor Co., Inc., announced today that it will be the title sponsor of a joint ...

Thu 20 Apr 2006
Miracle Motorsports news affects KUMHO

Miracle Motorsports news affects KUMHO

Miracle Motorsports to focus on endurance races RANCHO CUCAMONGA, CA.. Miracle Motorsports team owner John Macaluso has decided to focus on the remaining endurance races in the American Le Mans Series, specifically the 24 Hours of Le Mans and...

Wed 25 Oct 2006
ACO announces 2007 regulations

ACO announces 2007 regulations

EVOLUTION OF THE ACO REGULATIONS IN 2007 24 Heures du Mans, American Le Mans Series, Le Mans Series: Since its creation in 1923 the Le Mans 24-Hours race has always been a testing ground for new motorcar technologies. It is a laboratory in which...

Sat 04 Mar 2006
New look for Dyson Racing

New look for Dyson Racing

"Imagination Plus Innovation Equals Realization" - Denis Waitley POUGKEEPSIE, NY March 03, 2006 - Status quo is not in the Dyson Dictionary this year. Dyson Racing debuts their two new AER V8 powered Lola B06/10 LMP1 prototypes at the 12 Hours...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Joey and Natalie Hand add Chase to family lineup

Joey and Natalie Hand add Chase to family lineup

It's a Boy! Baby Hand Joey and Natalie Hand, of Sacramento, California welcomed a new addition to their family this past Sunday, August 27. Chase Alan Hand, arrived five weeks early, weighed in at 6lbs., 2 oz., had a wheelbase of 19", and was...

Tue 23 May 2006
Mid-Ohio: Sascha Maassen race report

Mid-Ohio: Sascha Maassen race report

Sascha Maassen - Mid-Ohio podium Sascha Maassen started from a record pole position and finished a close second in the May 21 American Le Mans Series race at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lexington, Ohio. Maassen, of Raeren, Belgium, took the...

Thu 18 May 2006
Mid-Ohio: Lola gives Autocon added hope

Mid-Ohio: Lola gives Autocon added hope

LOLA GIVES AUTOCON ADDED HOPE AT MID-OHIO Braselton, Ga. - Autocon Motorsports is hoping its new car will yield old results at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course this week. Chris McMurry and team owner Mike Lewis are driving the No. 12 Lola EX257-AER,...

Tue 09 May 2006
Houston: Porsche preview

Houston: Porsche preview

PORSCHE RS SPYDER ENCOUNTERS THIRD DIFFERENT CIRCUIT TYPE IN THREE STARTS; ALMS GT2 FIELD WIDE OPEN AS PORSCHE 911 GT3 RSR TEAMS BATTLE ATLANTA - May 8 -- After a strong performance at the season-opening Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring, the...

Thu 23 Mar 2006
Sebring: Pierre Ehret race report

Sebring: Pierre Ehret race report

Drop Out for Pierre Ehret at 12 Hours of Sebring "Huge expense, no recompense", so Pierre Ehret after the 12 Hours of Sebring which was at the same time the first round of the American Le Mans Series 2006. The 54th edition of the race held in...

Mon 02 Oct 2006
Road Atlanta: Pirelli race report

Road Atlanta: Pirelli race report

PIRELLI-SHOD ASTON MARTINS SCORE OUTSTANDING 1-2 VICTORY IN GT1 CLASS AT 2006 PETIT LE MANS Panoz Esperante and Pirelli Also on GT2 Podium BRASELTON, Georgia, Sept.30, 2006 With a remarkable 1-2 victory over the factory Corvettes at...

Sun 01 Jan 2006
Audi's Kristensen wins special Denmark award

Audi's Kristensen wins special Denmark award

Audi driver Tom Kristensen is "Sports Personality of the Year" Ingolstadt, 29 December 2005 - Highest honour in Danish sport Record Le Mans winner takes coveted prize for second time Audi factory driver Tom Kristensen was voted "Sports...

Sat 11 Nov 2006
Corvette Racing wins global motorsport award

Corvette Racing wins global motorsport award

Corvette Racing's Small-Block V-8 Wins Global Race Engine of the Year Award Panel of Experts Selects Le Mans-Winning LS7.R as Global Motorsport Engine of the Year COLOGNE, Germany - GM's small-block V-8 added another accolade to a long list of...

Tue 21 Mar 2006
Sebring: Porsche race report

Sebring: Porsche race report

Porsche Earns Hard-fought Second Place in LMP2 at the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring SEBRING, Fla. - March 18 - The ...

Fri 06 Oct 2006
Laguna Seca - Bay area pre-event news

Laguna Seca - Bay area pre-event news

MAZDA RACEWAY LAGUNA SECA TO VISIT THE BAY AREA FOR MONTEREY SPORTS CAR CHAMPIONSHIPS Pit Stop Challenge, Mini Le Mans Head To San Francisco, San Jose In Advance of Monterey Sports Car Championships MONTEREY, Calif. (October 5, 2006) --...

Thu 17 Aug 2006
Road America: Porsche preview

Road America: Porsche preview

PORSCHE RS SPYDER LMP2 PROTOTYPES FOCUS ON CHAMPIONSHIP POINTS, TEAM RESULTS ELKHART LAKE, Wisc. - August 15, 2006 - After completing six of the ten events in its first season of American Le Mans Series competition, the two Porsche RS Spyder ...

Wed 16 Aug 2006
Road America: Corvette Racing preview

Road America: Corvette Racing preview

Corvette Racing's 50 Victories: Behind the Numbers Corvette Racing Aims for 51st Win at Historic Road America ELKHART LAKE, Wis. - Corvette Racing reached a milestone with its 50th victory in the Portland Grand Prix on July 22. Since the team's...

Tue 21 Mar 2006
Sebring: Graham Rahal race report

Sebring: Graham Rahal race report

Rahal Ends Up Sixth in GT2 Class In His First Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring SEBRING, Fla., March 18 - Graham Rahal, the youngest driver in this year's Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring, was one of three drivers of a Porsche that finished sixth...

Thu 26 Jan 2006
Courage presents LC75

Courage presents LC75

The C65 has been one of the most successful cars designed by Courage, winning no less than 11 races in only 2 years, winning team, driver and manufacturer championships in the world. In April 2005 Yves Courage decided to start working on the new...

Mon 27 Feb 2006
Audi announces R10 return to America at Utah race

Audi announces R10 return to America at Utah race

Audi competes with TDI power in the USA Two Audi R10 prototypes in the American Le Mans Series Works comeback for Audi in the ALMS Team from Audi Sport North America The AUDI AG motorsport programme for the 2006 season extends beyond the DTM...

Wed 06 Dec 2006
Pirelli Motorsports 2006 preview

Pirelli Motorsports 2006 preview

2006 WAS A VINTAGE YEAR FOR PIRELLI MOTORSPORTS! Three GT Championships for Pirelli-Shod Ferrari, Maserati & Porsche; Aston Martin Second by a Mere Three Points ROME, Georgia, Dec.4, 2006 If Pirelli was a fine wine instead of an ultra-high- ...

Sat 30 Sep 2006
2007 American Le Mans Series schedule

2007 American Le Mans Series schedule

<pre> 2007 AMERICAN LE MANS SERIES SCHEDULE Date Venue TV March 12 Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring SPEED March 31 St. Petersburg SPEED April 14 Long Beach ...

Sun 20 Aug 2006
Road America: Pirelli qualifying report

Road America: Pirelli qualifying report

PIRELLI-SHOD ASTON MARTIN GAINS FIFTH ALMS POLE AT ROAD AMERICA ELKHART LAKE, Wis., Aug.19, 2006 Fastest gun in the American Le Mans Series, at least in the GT1 class, again belongs to the Aston Martin Racing team as the ...