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Mon 27 Dec 1999
Racing Consultants to Represent Nessa Motorsports

Racing Consultants to Represent Nessa Motorsports

Jupiter Fl. Racing Consultants of Jupiter Florida is pleased to announce they will be representing Nessa Motorsports in their search for marketing partners for the 2000 race season. Nessa Motorsports and owner/driver Eddie Provence of Little...

Thu 23 Dec 1999
Brad Doty, A. J. Foyt, Chub Frank at Motorsports 2000

Brad Doty, A. J. Foyt, Chub Frank at Motorsports 2000

FORT WASHINGTON, PA DECEMBER, 1999 . . . One of the most talented and popular drivers in the history of Pennzoil World of Outlaws sprint car racing, Brad Doty, will be appearing at the Pennzoil Motorsports 2000 Auto Racing Trade Show at the Fort...

Wed 22 Dec 1999
CHAMPCAR/CART: Pat Leahy Named CART Marketing Director

CHAMPCAR/CART: Pat Leahy Named CART Marketing Director

DETROIT (December 22, 1999) - Championship Auto Racing Teams has reached out to the ranks of its FedEx Championship Series team sponsors for the person who will oversee its marketing programs as the Champ Car series heads into the 21st ...

Tue 21 Dec 1999
Chevy Adds to Record Wins in '99

Chevy Adds to Record Wins in '99

Chevrolet Adds To Record Win Tally in 1999 DETROIT, Mich. (December. 21, 1999): Chevrolet, the winningest manufacturer in motorsports history, continued its North American dominance in 1999, adding to its tally of victories in more...

Sun 19 Dec 1999
Motorsports Sponsorship Marketing in 16th Year

Motorsports Sponsorship Marketing in 16th Year

MOTORSPORTS SPONSORSHIP MARKETING NEWS KICKS OFF 16TH YEAR OF PUBLISHING, SPECIAL OFFER FOR NEW SUBSCRIBERS LANGHORNE, PA DECEMBER 20, 1999 . . . "There were a lot of people who told me the newsletter, Motorsports Sponsorship Marketing News,...

Fri 17 Dec 1999
Groundhog Warm-up Gains Sponsor

Groundhog Warm-up Gains Sponsor

DARLINGTON, SC - CompetitionPlus.Com, Drag Racing's Internet magazine with an attitude, and Darlington International Dragway have reached an agreement as title rights sponsor for the 2000 Groundhog Warm-Up event, a preseason test/race event in...

Tony Hunt Looks to Race Though Farm System

Tony Hunt Looks to Race Though Farm System

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (Dec. 17, 1999) -- With NASCAR rolling into the new millennium as one of America's most popular sports, everyone wants to predict where stock car racing's new heroes will come from. At least some will keep coming through...

Tue 14 Dec 1999
Sears Point Modifies Modernization Plan

Sears Point Modifies Modernization Plan

SONOMA, Calif. (Dec. 14) Sears Point Raceway officials Tuesday unveiled the latest version of a proposed modernization master plan, showcasing two key modifications designed to address community concerns. Entering the final stages of the Sonoma...

Fri 10 Dec 1999
PSR Management Changes Announced

PSR Management Changes Announced

Tampa, FL (December 10, 1999) -- Professional Sports Car Racing, Inc. ("SPORTS CAR") announced today that Michael Gue', President, and Raymond J. Smith, Chief Financial Officer, have resigned as directors, officers and employees of both SPORTS...

Wed 08 Dec 1999
Insurance Executive

Insurance Executive "Gus" Parker Dead

Augustine "Gus" Parker of Denver and Litchfield Park, Ariz., an insurance broker, died Nov. 25 in Peoria, Ariz. He was 61. Services were Saturday at Horan & McConaty Family Chapel. Interment was in Fairmount Cemetery. He was born Sept. 14,...

CHAMPCAR/CART: Rahal-Kroger Columbus Charities Pro-Am Donation

CHAMPCAR/CART: Rahal-Kroger Columbus Charities Pro-Am Donation

HILLIARD, OH . . .The 11th annual Bobby Rahal-Kroger Columbus Charities Pro-AM donated $150,000 to four central-Ohio children's charities in a presentation Wednesday morning. The check presentations were made at the Team Rahal Headquarters by ...

Tue 07 Dec 1999
Steve Kinser to be at Pennzoil Motorsports Show

Steve Kinser to be at Pennzoil Motorsports Show

FORT WASHINGTON, PA DECEMBER 13, 1999 . . . Fifteen time Pennzoil World of Outlaws sprint car champion Steve Kinser will be part of the 15th annual Pennzoil Motorsports Auto Racing Trade Show. The three day show, expected to attract well over...

Fri 03 Dec 1999
IRL: Harrington Motorsport's New Shop

IRL: Harrington Motorsport's New Shop

INDIANAPOLIS, Dec. 3 - Harrington Motorsports, which fielded the Dallara Aurora that Scott Harrington drove to the Sprint PCS Rookie of the Year title in the Indy Racing League this year, will move its Indianapolis race shop to a larger...

Thu 02 Dec 1999
Irwindale Speedway - Year 1

Irwindale Speedway - Year 1

If all inaugural years are unforgettable, Irwindale Speedway's opening year had to be judged as absolutely indelible. Breaking new ground in the concept, design, and operation of paved oval short tracks, this special Speedway set about to change...

Wed 01 Dec 1999
ISC Buys Richmond International Raceway

ISC Buys Richmond International Raceway

RICHMOND, Va. (Dec. 1, 1999) Richmond International Raceway and International Speedway Corporation officials announced Wednesday the addition of Richmond International Raceway to ISC's family of motorsports facilities. In a news conference at...

Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Jordan Grand Prix Agreement

Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Jordan Grand Prix Agreement

IMS, JORDAN GRAND PRIX SIGN JOINT AGENCY AGREEMENT Speedway, Jordan to assist one another throughout Europe and North America INDIANAPOLIS, Dec. 1, 1999 - The Indianapolis Motor Speedway and Jordan Grand Prix Ltd. have signed an...

Interpublic's Offer for Brands Hatch Unconditional

Interpublic's Offer for Brands Hatch Unconditional

Interpublic's Offer for Brands Hatch Declared Unconditional NEW YORK, Dec. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) is pleased to announce that its previously disclosed tender offer for Brands Hatch...

ISC Buys Richmond International Raceway

ISC Buys Richmond International Raceway

RICHMOND, Va. (Dec. 1, 1999) Richmond International Raceway and International Speedway Corporation officials announced Wednesday the addition of Richmond International Raceway to ISC's family of motorsports facilities. In a news conference at...

Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Jordan Grand Prix Agreement

Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Jordan Grand Prix Agreement

IMS, JORDAN GRAND PRIX SIGN JOINT AGENCY AGREEMENT Speedway, Jordan to assist one another throughout Europe and North America INDIANAPOLIS, Dec. 1, 1999 - The Indianapolis Motor Speedway and Jordan Grand Prix Ltd. have signed an...

Interpublic's Offer for Brands Hatch Unconditional

Interpublic's Offer for Brands Hatch Unconditional

Interpublic's Offer for Brands Hatch Declared Unconditional NEW YORK, Dec. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. (NYSE: IPG) is pleased to announce that its previously disclosed tender offer for Brands Hatch...

Mon 29 Nov 1999
Racing Consultants to represent Ray Hampton Racing

Racing Consultants to represent Ray Hampton Racing

Jupiter Fl. Racing Consultants of Jupiter Florida is pleased to announce they will be representing Ray Hampton Racing Inc. in their search for marketing partners for the 2000 race season. Ray Hampton Racing Inc. based in Las Vegas Nevada, will ...

ALLSTAR: TW Metals Increases All Star Point Fund

ALLSTAR: TW Metals Increases All Star Point Fund

PONCE INLET, FL - Joe Darmofal, Manager of the Motorsports Alloys Group of TW Metals, announced that his company is stepping up their involvement in the All Star Circuit of Champions sprint car series for the 2000 season. In an announcement...

BUSCH: Xpress Motorsports Y2K Plans

BUSCH: Xpress Motorsports Y2K Plans

Xpress Motorsports Announce Y2K Plans Mooresville, NC (Nov. 29, 1999) - Xpress Motorsports, the team that fielded the No. 61 IWX Motor Freight Pontiac in a complete 32-race NASCAR Busch Series, Grand National Division schedule in 1999, is...

Sun 28 Nov 1999
Jeremy Mayfield to be at Pennzoil Show

Jeremy Mayfield to be at Pennzoil Show

WINSTON CUP DRIVER JEREMY MAYFIELD TO BE AT PENNZOIL SHOW FORT WASHINGTON, PA NOVEMBER 29, 1999 . . . NASCAR Winston Cup driver Jeremy Mayfield, labeled by many as one of the future super talents in motor sports, will be part of the Pennzoil ...

Wed 24 Nov 1999
Ford to acquire Pi Group

Ford to acquire Pi Group

LONDON, U.K. , November 24, 1999 - Ford Motor Company announced today that it will purchase the Pi Group, a leading supplier of high-technology electronics to the automotive industry. Pi is one of the world's top designers and manufacturers of...

Tue 23 Nov 1999
'No Bull 5' adds short track in 2000

'No Bull 5' adds short track in 2000

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (Nov. 22, 1999) R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. and its Winston brand announced Monday the richest single-season bonus program in NASCAR Winston Cup Series history will return in the 2000 season, featuring a short-track event...

Sun 21 Nov 1999
Bobby Labonte to appear at Pennzoil Motorsports 2000

Bobby Labonte to appear at Pennzoil Motorsports 2000

FORT WASHINGTON, PA NOVEMBER 21, 1999 . . . The all-star lineup of racers and personalities continues to grow and become even more impressive as Bobby Labonte, who finished second to 1999 NASCAR Winston Cup champion Dale Jarrett, is the latest...

Fri 19 Nov 1999
CHAMPCAR/CART: Roox(tm) added to CART Licensed Products

CHAMPCAR/CART: Roox(tm) added to CART Licensed Products

DETROIT (November 19, 1999) - Champ Car racing fans now have an even wider variety of CART FedEx Championship Series collectible racing memorabilia. ROOX(tm) Corporation is joining with CART Licensed Products, the licensing and merchandising...

Thu 18 Nov 1999
Firestone to be Title Sponsor for Racers' Rally

Firestone to be Title Sponsor for Racers' Rally

FIRESTONE SUPPORTS INAUGURAL RACERS' RALLY AS TITLE SPONSOR INDIANAPOLIS - Officials for The Racing News, which is a one-stop shop for motorsports news, and Bridgestone/Firestone Tire Sales Company announced today that Firestone has committed...

IRL: Leo Mehl to step down as Executive Director

IRL: Leo Mehl to step down as Executive Director

MEHL TO STEP DOWN AS INDY RACING LEAGUE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR INDIANAPOLIS, Nov. 18, 1999 - Tony George, founder of the Indy Racing League and president and chief executive officer of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, announced today that...

Wed 17 Nov 1999
NA-F2000: Allan Craighead Named New Publicist

NA-F2000: Allan Craighead Named New Publicist

CRAIGHEAD NAMED NEW U.S. F2000 PUBLICIST FAIRFIELD, N.J. (November 16, 1999) – The U.S. F2000 National Championship Presented by Speedvision has named Allan Craighead its new Publicist. Craighead, employed by SCCA Pro Racing, which sanctions...

Mon 15 Nov 1999
IRL: St. Clair Apparel Named Official Clothier

IRL: St. Clair Apparel Named Official Clothier

ST. CLAIR APPAREL NAMED OFFICIAL CLOTHIER OF INDY RACING FOR 2000 INDIANAPOLIS, Nov. 15, 1999 - Indianapolis Motor Speedway and St. Clair Apparel, Inc. today announced a major agreement establishing St. Clair Apparel as the "Official Clothier"...

Sun 14 Nov 1999
BUSCH: Dale Earnhardt, Jr. to be at Motorsports 2000

BUSCH: Dale Earnhardt, Jr. to be at Motorsports 2000

NEWS FROM THE PENNZOIL MOTORSPORTS 2000 AUTO RACING TRADE SHOW EARNHARDT JR. WILL MAKE A SECOND VISIT TO PENNZOIL MOTORSPORTS FORT WASHINGTON, PA NOVEMBER 15, 1999 . . . One of the "young lions" of motor sports, NASCAR stock car racing, Dale...

Sat 13 Nov 1999
Mattei Inks NationsRent to Three-Year Deal

Mattei Inks NationsRent to Three-Year Deal

Mattei Motorsports inks NationsRent to three year deal as primary sponsor HOMESTEAD, Fla. (Nov. 13, 1999) - NationsRent, Inc. (NYSE: NRI), one of the country's leading construction equipment rental companies, has signed a three-year agreement...

Tue 09 Nov 1999
Dale Earnhardt Inc Grand Opening

Dale Earnhardt Inc Grand Opening

DEI unveils impressive complex to the masses By Marty Smith NASCAR Online MOORESVILLE, N.C. (Nov. 9, 1999) Dale Earnhardt, left, and Dale Earnhardt Jr. share the podium at Dale Earnhardt Inc.'s grand opening. Dale Earnhardt joined his...

Recommended Offer For Brands Hatch Leisure PLC

Recommended Offer For Brands Hatch Leisure PLC

Recommended Offer by the Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. For Brands Hatch Leisure PLC NEW YORK, Nov. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- The boards of Interpublic and Brands Hatch announce the terms of a recommended share for share offer to be made by ...

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