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Fri 29 Oct 1999
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...

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...

BMW M3 tough race at Laguna Seca

BMW M3 tough race at Laguna Seca

VISA Sports Car Championships, Laguna Seca Raceway race seven, American Le Mans Series BMW Team PTG finished seventh, 10th and 12th in the GT class on Sunday, after encountering mechanical problems with all three team cars. Hans Stuck did some...

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...

Sat 09 Oct 1999
Jeret Schroeder Final Qualifying Effort

Jeret Schroeder Final Qualifying Effort

MONTEREY, Calif., Oct. 10 - Jeret Schroeder of Vineland, N.J., improved his time by a full second Saturday in the second round of qualifying for Sunday's VISA Sportscar Championships American Le Mans series race at Laguna Seca Raceway....

Jeret Schroeder Friday Qualifying

Jeret Schroeder Friday Qualifying

MONTEREY, Calif., Oct. 8 - Friday afternoon Jeret Schroeder of Vineland, N.J., posted the 15th-fastest time in the first round of qualifying for Sunday's VISA Sportscar Championships American Le Mans Series race at Laguna Seca Raceway. ...

Laguna Seca Qualifying Battle

Laguna Seca Qualifying Battle

The battle between the Panoz and BMW marques continued Saturday at Laguna Seca Raceway, with the radical front-engine Panoz Roadsters overturning Friday's results and taking the front row for today's VISA Sportscar Championships. ...

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,...

BMW M3s ready to race at Laguna Seca

BMW M3s ready to race at Laguna Seca

BMW Team PTG notes: final qualifying, Oct. 9 VISA Sports Car Championships, Laguna Seca Raceway race seven, American Le Mans Series Hot track conditions meant slower qualifying times for BMW Team PTG on Saturday, so the three-car team will...

Fri 08 Oct 1999
Laguna Seca BMW Team PTG Provisional Qualifying

Laguna Seca BMW Team PTG Provisional Qualifying

BMW Team PTG notes: provisional qualifying, Oct. 8 VISA Sports Car Championships, Laguna Seca Raceway race seven, American Le Mans Series BMW M3s are fourth, fifth and eighth on the provisional GT starting grid for Sunday's American Le Mans ...

Thu 07 Oct 1999
Laguna Seca BMW Team PTG Test Day Notes

Laguna Seca BMW Team PTG Test Day Notes

BMW Team PTG notes: test day, Oct. 7 VISA Sports Car Championships, Laguna Seca Raceway race seven, American Le Mans Series NASCAR meets F1 ...

Tue 05 Oct 1999
Laguna Seca Hybrid R&D Preview

Laguna Seca Hybrid R&D Preview

We're Back and We're Better Orange, CA. After skipping the Petite LeMans race at Road Atlanta in an effort to strengthen our program with further engine and aerodynamics development, we are now in an aggressive position to compete up front...