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)â€”It was a full house at the Paris Hotel's
Ballroom Sunday, Nov. 7, as teams,...
BMW Team PTG notes: provisional qualifying, July 30 Rose City Grand Prix
-- Portland [International Raceway] race five, American Le Mans Series
The BMW Team PTG M3s were fourth, sixth, seventh and 10th in the GT class
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...
Petit Le Mans, Road Atlanta
Race Six, American Le Mans Series
BMW Team PTG took advantage of a full-course caution period just past the
six-hour mark of the 10-hour, 1000-mile Petit Le Mans. All three cars pitted,
while the GT class race-leader...
SAN DIEGO, Calif. (July 27, 1999) -- Local business and city officials,
new sponsors Xerox and Mesa Distributing, and leadership from the San
Diego Grand Prix Association and the American Le Mans Series were among
those gathered today to signal...
BMW Team PTG notes: test day, June 24
American Le Mans Series Grand Prix at Mosport (International Raceway)
Race three, American Le Mans Series
BMW Team PTG participated in Thursday's track test day at Mosport
International Raceway in ...
BMW Motorsport driver J.J. Lehto did not attend podium presentations
following the Petit Le Mans on Sept. 18 because he did not know that his
car had finished in third position. With four laps to go, the race leader
No. 42 BMW V12 LMR spun off...
Petit Le Mans, Road Atlanta
Race Six, American Le Mans Series
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 ...
Round 4, American Le Mans Series 25 July 1999, Sears Point Raceway,
Munich/Sonoma. The BMW V12 LMR of JJ Lehto (FIN) and Steve Soper (GB)
crossed the line as winner of the fourth round of the American Le Mans
Series (ALMS) at...
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)
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'.
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 ...
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...
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 Womenâ€™s Global...
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...
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...
BRASELTON, Ga. (Sept. 8, 1999) -- BMW Team PTG hopes to take the
lead in American Le Mans Series GT-class manufacturer and team standings
with a strong run in the Petit Le Mans on Sept. 18. The 1000-mile,
10-hour race on the 2.54-mile...
BMW Team PTG notes: Race
American Le Mans Series Grand Prix at Mosport (International
Raceway) race three, American Le Mans Series
BMW Team PTG collected two GT podium finishes after a very tough race.
Hans Stuck and Christian Menzel finished...
BMW Team PTG Takes Victory in Georgia
BRASELTON, Ga. (April 18, 1999) BMW Team PTG
returned to victory circle at Atlanta Motor Speedway on Sunday,
scoring first, third and fourth-place GT finishes in the Grand Prix at
PTG BMW M3 FINISHES SEBRING 12-HOUR IN TOP 10 DESPITE
DIFFICULT START TO AMERICAN LE MANS SERIES
SEBRING, Fla. (March 20, 1999) -- A hoped-for third-consecutive GT class
victory at the 47th Annual Exxon Superflo 12 Hours of Sebring ...
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...
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...
INDIANAPOLIS, Oct. 4, 1999 - Torrid point battles in all three
American Le Mans Series classes highlight the VISA Sportscar Championships
Oct. 8-10 at Laguna Seca Raceway and new competitors from England are
preparing to make their first...
Munich/Atlanta. The BMW V12 Le Mans Roadster no. 43 of Bill Auberlen
(USA), Steve Soper (GB) and Joachim Winkelhock (D) brought home the best
result for BMW by finishing second at the 1.000 miles race "Petit Le Mans"
in Road Atlanta. The win went...
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 ...
BMW Team PTG Chasing California Points and Championships
MONTEREY, Calif. (Sept. 29, 1999) -- BMW Team PTG is looking for
another strong California finish in the VISA Sports Car Championships at
Laguna Seca Raceway on Oct. 10. The...
BMW Team PTG notes, April 16
1999 Grand Prix of Road Atlanta presented by Lease Plan 1-2-3
The BMW Team PTG M3s topped the GT practice times.
Johannes van Overbeek of Danville, Calif. set the quickest time during the
afternoon practice, ...
A WEEKEND OF CHALK AND CHEESE
Lynx Racing Drivers Sara Senske and Mike Conte, Already Eating Up The
Competition On Their Way Up To The CART FedEx Series, Will Devour Something
Different This Weekend
born: April 4, 1968 in Toronto, Ont.
residence: Phoenix, Ariz.
family: wife Karrie, daughters Megan and Hannah
1998: SPORTS CAR -- second at Road Atlanta Petit Le Mans
Darren Law started racing karts in 1979. He won the IKF...
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...
TOLEDO, Ohio, Aug. 28 - The drivers who finished fourth in the
Superflo 12 Hours of Sebring in 1998 will be reunited for the 10-hour
Petit Le Mans race at Road Atlanta Sept. 18 with the announcement Saturday
that Lyn St. James will join...
Munich/Atlanta. In the final qualifying session for the 1.000 mile Petit
Le Mans in Road Atlanta, JJ Lehto qualified on the front row with a lap
time of 1 minute 11.269 seconds around the 2.56 mile circuit, to place
second behind the Panoz of ...