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Sun 31 Dec 2000
Fri 29 Dec 2000
Ricky Bryant at Pennzoil show

Ricky Bryant at Pennzoil show

Thomasville, NC ( Dec 27th ) ASA AC Delco Series Rookie of the Year candidate Ricky Bryant will be on hand , at the Motorsports 2001 show by Pennzoil, on Jan. 12th, 13th,and the 14th as well. Ricky will be appearing with his ...

Pennzoil Show must for speedways

Pennzoil Show must for speedways

FORT WASHINGTON, PA December 29, 2000 . . . If you want to know what is going to be happening in motorsports during the new season, the Pennzoil Motorsports 2001 Auto Racing Trade Show is the place to be. The three day mid-winter motorsports...

Mon 25 Dec 2000
Spencer, G. Bodine at Pennzoil Motorsports show

Spencer, G. Bodine at Pennzoil Motorsports show

FORT WASHINGTON, PA December 24, 2000 . . . Autograph collectors take note, NASCAR Winston Cup racers Jimmy Spencer and Geoffrey Bodine will head up an impressive list of racing talents at the Pennzoil Motorsports 2001 Auto Racing Show. The...

T. Labonte and Irwindale Speeday

T. Labonte and Irwindale Speeday

Irwindale Speedway just concluded three great days with the Moxie Films people shooting a racing epic Kellogg's Frosted Flakes TV commercial featuring 1996 NASCAR Winston Cup Champion Terry Labonte. Photo by Irwindale Speedway The...

Texas Dirt Track Grandstand improved

Texas Dirt Track Grandstand improved

FORT WORTH-DALLAS (Dec. 21, 2000) - Texas Motor Speedway Dirt Track officials have announced significant alterations will be made to the facility's grandstand in preparation for the 2001 racing season. The angle of the seating from row 13 and ...

Clio Cup star Pearson to appear at Autosport

Clio Cup star Pearson to appear at Autosport

Elf Clio Renaultsport UK Cup front-runner, Rick Pearson will make his Autosport Show debut next month on behalf of the British marshals' organisation, BMRMC. "I always enjoy attending the Autosport show because it's an excellent opportunity to...

Final Days of Adam Petty Memorial Auction

Final Days of Adam Petty Memorial Auction

Charlotte, NC - Race fans have only a few more days to go online and bid on a number of one of a kind collectibles being auctioned off for charity. Items up for bid include race-used gloves, shoes, tires, sheet metal and even a racing uniform...

Jimmy Mars sponsorship extended

Jimmy Mars sponsorship extended

Cleveland, OH- Parker Hannifin Corporation, along with the more than 300 affiliated ParkerStores worldwide are pleased to announce that they will extend their sponsorship with Jimmy Mars Racing for the 2001 racing season. "We have been...

Sears Point installs hillside terrace seats

Sears Point installs hillside terrace seats

SONOMA, Calif. (December 19, 2000) - The $35 million Modernization Plan at Sears Point Raceway took a big step forward as construction crews have installed the first Hillside Terrace Seats in the project. The first rows of seats have been ...

Chili Bowl Indoor inks sponsor

Chili Bowl Indoor inks sponsor

Weld Racing and the Chili Bowl Indoor Midget Nationals have announced that a new bonus will be instituted at the January 13, 2001 race at Tulsa Expo Center to reward competitors. Weld Racing will sponsor the Weld Racing Half Way Bonus, with the...

SBRS: Skip Barber renews contract with SACHS

SBRS: Skip Barber renews contract with SACHS

Skip Barber Inc. and longtime partner Sachs North America have decided to renew their contract and maintain their alliance in motorsports. Sachs, a division of Mannesmann, is responsible for the sales, marketing, and distribution of Sachs, Borg &...

ALLSTAR: TW Metals re-signs with All Stars

ALLSTAR: TW Metals re-signs with All Stars

Exton, PA - TW Metals, a leading distributor of specialty metals with over 40 locations worldwide, has announced that they will return as a Corporate Sponsor of the All Star Circuit of Champions for the 2001 racing season. A full-line...

BNS: Busch North Series at NE Motorsports Expo

BNS: Busch North Series at NE Motorsports Expo

AUGUSTA, Me. (December 21, 2000) - Two of the leading Busch North Series, NASCAR Touring teams will be represented by their show cars and their drivers at the NASCAR booth in the Northeast Motorsports Expo, January 5-7, at the August Civic Center...

Tue 19 Dec 2000
Irwindale re-signs local Ford dealer for 2001

Irwindale re-signs local Ford dealer for 2001

Irwindale, Calif. - - Advantage Ford Lincoln Mercury has signed-on for another year of sponsorship at Irwindale Speedway. "We were one of the first major sponsors to come aboard with Irwindale Speedway way back when the track was only in the ...

Heartland series continues growth

Heartland series continues growth

The Heartland Sprint Series is gaining momentum, and as the New Year approaches, there is considerable interest being shown in the new series. The series has established a home track at the Grove Creek Raceway in Grove City, MN and will be running...

Sears Point hires Director of Operations

Sears Point hires Director of Operations

SONOMA, Calif. (December 18, 2000) - Patrick McGuinn has been named Director of Operations at Sears Point Raceway, it was announced by President and General Manager Steve Page. McGuinn will be responsible for on-track activities and the operations...

BUSCH: Drivers use videogames to stay sharp

BUSCH: Drivers use videogames to stay sharp

Concord, NC: After Santa delivers all the videogame consoles and personal computers that he's been asked for this Christmas, millions of Americans will sit down and test their driving skills playing racing videogames during the holiday...

Mon 18 Dec 2000
CHAMPCAR/CART: Pioneer Electronics partners with Mo Nunn and Walker Racing

CHAMPCAR/CART: Pioneer Electronics partners with Mo Nunn and Walker Racing

LONG BEACH, CALIF. (December 7, 2000) - Pioneer Electronics renewed its commitment to the CART FedEx Championship Series today by announcing partnerships with Mo Nunn Racing and Walker Racing for the 2001 season. The sponsorships place Pioneer in...

Sat 16 Dec 2000
Charlotte tickets go on sale

Charlotte tickets go on sale

CONCORD, N.C. (Dec. 15, 2000) Santa Claus had made his list and had checked it twice, but Friday the jolly old man in the red suit sat at his North Pole computer terminal making major revisions after learning prime seat tickets for the...

Nadeau, Park set for Pennzoil show

Nadeau, Park set for Pennzoil show

FORT WASHINGTON, PA DECEMBER 15, 2001. . . Two of the rising young stars on the NASCAR Winston Cup circuit, Steve Park and Jerry Nadeau, will be appearing at Pennzoil Motorsports 2001. The three day show, offering everything...

Wider pit road at Martinsville Speedway

Wider pit road at Martinsville Speedway

MARTINSVILLE, VA. (Dec. 15, 2000) -- A tight pit road is being turned into a super highway. Work has begun on a project to widen pit road at Martinsville Speedway by 10 feet, an undertaking that will make life much more comfortable for...

Bristol to have Mac Tools sponsorship

Bristol to have Mac Tools sponsorship

GLENDORA, Calif. (Dec. 14, 2000) - Mac Tools, a leading nationwide supplier of hand tools and equipment, has reached a multi-year agreement with Bristol Dragway and the National Hot Rod Association (NHRA) to become the primary sponsor of the first...

New Michigan Speedway president named

New Michigan Speedway president named

BROOKLYN, Mich. (Dec. 14, 2000) International Speedway Corporation promoted from within Thursday when it named W. Brett Shelton president of Michigan International Speedway. Shelton, 35, will continue to serve as vice president and general...

EMPA announces award winners

EMPA announces award winners

LANGHORNE, PA DECEMBER 15, 2000 . . . Popular Bobby Labonte, who drove the Joe Gibbs owned, Interstate Batteries sponsored Pontiac to his first NASCAR Winston Cup driving title, and earned the car owner championship for Gibbs, was voted the ...

Inside Track cede offical publication status

Inside Track cede offical publication status

TORONTO, ON - Inside Track Motorsport News, the 'Official Publication of Canadian Motorsport', announces, effective immediately, that it is no longer the 'official motorsport publication of CASCAR'. Following discussions with CASCAR,...

Villeneuve, Pollock, Tomba join ski race

Villeneuve, Pollock, Tomba join ski race

MONT-TREMBLANT, Quebec December 9, 2000 - Jacques Villeneuve, Craig Pollock and Alberto Tomba announced today that the "Grand Prix 24 hours of Tremblant" on skis event will take place December 15 and 16, 2001.For the first time in North...

Las Vegas Speedway Children's Charities awards

Las Vegas Speedway Children's Charities awards

LAS VEGAS -- The Las Vegas Chapter of Speedway Children's Charities (SCC) awarded over $100,000 in grants this evening during its second-annual Christmas Tree-lighting and Grants Distribution Ceremony at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. "We are very ...

JRCS: Alcohol, awareness flow at Sobriety Challenge

JRCS: Alcohol, awareness flow at Sobriety Challenge

SONOMA, Calif. (December 14, 2000) - The alcohol was definitely flowing Thursday at Sears Point Raceway, and so was awareness about driving sobriety over the holidays. Twenty people, including John Lasseter, Pixar's Academy Award...

Wed 13 Dec 2000
ESS: Empire super Sprints adds sponsor

ESS: Empire super Sprints adds sponsor

Extreme Safety Products Signs Sponsorship With Empire Super Sprints for 2001 by Dean Reynolds SYRACUSE, N.Y. - The Empire Super Sprints (ESS) would like to welcome Extreme Safety Products, the makers of Extreme Racewear to the sponsorship family...

Tue 12 Dec 2000
Mac Tools continues sponsorship of NHRA Gatornationals

Mac Tools continues sponsorship of NHRA Gatornationals

GLENDORA, Calif. (Dec. 12, 2000) - Mac Tools, a leading nationwide supplier of hand tools and equipment, has reached a multi-year agreement with the National Hot Rod Association (NHRA) to continue its primary sponsorship of the historic NHRA ...

2000 AARWBA All-Amerca Team history

2000 AARWBA All-Amerca Team history

<pre> HISTORY OF 2000 AARWBA AUTO RACING ALL-AMERICA TEAM MEMBERS FIRST TEAM SECOND TEAM HONORABLE MENTION Olivier Beretta (F) RR-99 RR-00 Greg Biffle ...

2000 AARWBA All-Amerca Team announced

2000 AARWBA All-Amerca Team announced

BURBANK, Calif. - Six of the dozen drivers named First Team on the Millennium All-America Auto Racing Team are rising to the top step for the first time, but of the other six one has reached an historic level and another is poised to do the ...

JRCS: Sears Point Sobriety Challenge

JRCS: Sears Point Sobriety Challenge

SONOMA, Calif. - John Lasseter, a two-time Academy Award winning director, will be a participant in the Holiday Sobriety Challenge on Thursday, December 14, at Sears Point Raceway. Lasseter, who is known best for his work on "Toy Story," "Toy...

USAR: Team Concept 2000 graduation

USAR: Team Concept 2000 graduation

The Bobby Isaac Motorsports Technology Program at Catawba Valley Community College in Hickory, North Carolina graduated eleven more students from their Team Concept Program last week. Many graduates had secured jobs before graduation, others are...

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