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Fri 23 Nov 2007
2008 American Boat Racing unlimited hydroplane schedule

2008 American Boat Racing unlimited hydroplane schedule

<pre> 2008 American Boat Racing Association Unlimited Hydroplane schedule Nashville, TN May 2-4 Evansville, IN June 27-29 Madison, IN July 4-6 Detroit, MI July 11-13 Tri-Cities, WA July 25-27 Seattle, WA August 1-3 San...

Series announces 2008 schedule

Series announces 2008 schedule

The American Boat Racing Association today announced its schedule for the 2008 unlimited hydroplane season. A total of eight races are tentatively scheduled with Nashville possibly having two races on J. Percy Priest Lake at Nashville...

Tue 13 Nov 2007
OSS: Budweiser Select Offshore Racing 2007 champions

OSS: Budweiser Select Offshore Racing 2007 champions

27th Annual Super Boat International World Championship Key West, Florida November 4 11, 2007 Eighth World Championship Title for Budweiser Select Offshore Team "Key West has been good to us..." POST RACE FACTS Eighth world title for ...

Wed 07 Nov 2007
OSS: Season finale crowns 2007 champions

OSS: Season finale crowns 2007 champions

Congratulations to the 2007 World Champions Destin, Fl. 11/5/2007 - Destin Florida is one of the most beautiful resort towns to be found anywhere in the United States, combine that with perfect weather that produced warm ...

Fri 02 Nov 2007
SBI: Dave Scott Key West World Championship event preview

SBI: Dave Scott Key West World Championship event preview

27th Annual Super Boat International World Championships Key West, Florida November 4 11, 2007 KEY WEST, Fla. (November 1, 2007) Dave Scott and the Budweiser Select Offshore Team are headed to Key West next week to compete in the 27th Annual...

Tue 02 Oct 2007
OSS: Dave Scott Osage Beach summary

OSS: Dave Scott Osage Beach summary

Tenth National Championship Title for Budweiser Select Offshore Team Preparation and success all year led to title despite engine problems POST RACE FACTS Inaugural offshore powerboat race on Lake of the Ozarks Budweiser Select Offshore Team...

Wed 26 Sep 2007
OSS: Dave Scott team Lake of the Ozarks preview

OSS: Dave Scott team Lake of the Ozarks preview

OSAGE BEACH, Mo. (September 24, 2007) Dave Scott and the Budweiser Select Offshore Team will compete in the final Offshore Super Series (OSS) race of the year this weekend on Lake of the Ozarks. Owner and driver Dave Scott is excited to have the...

Fri 21 Sep 2007
OPA: Cambridge preview

OPA: Cambridge preview

Miss GEICO Goes Full Throttle in Its Quest for the National Title at OPA Races in Cambridge this Weekend Cambridge, MD - (Sept. 21, 2007) - Cambridge comes alive this weekend with the 2007 OPA National Championships in Cambridge, Maryland. The...

Mon 10 Sep 2007
San Diego preview

San Diego preview

Ten Boat Field For This Week's San Diego Unlimited Race SAN DIEGO---A fleet of 10 boats will be ready to qualify this Friday morning on Mission Bay for this weekend's San Diego Thunderboat Regatta ABRA Unlimited Hydroplane season finale ...

Fri 07 Sep 2007
OSS: Lake of the Ozarks preview

OSS: Lake of the Ozarks preview

Offshore Super Series Power Boat Race Brings Championship to Central Missouri's Lake of the Ozarks Lake of the Ozarks, Mo. - Hurtling through the water at speeds up to 185 mph, some of the world's fastest boats will compete for the title...

Wed 29 Aug 2007
OSS: Dave Scott team Osage Beach summary

OSS: Dave Scott team Osage Beach summary

Budweiser Select Offshore Team Brings Home Three Class Wins Successful weekend for Dave Scott and crew at Lake Rescue Shootout POST RACE FACTS Two-day shootout Saturday and Sunday 71 entries in Lake Rescue Shootout Budweiser Select Team ...

Tue 21 Aug 2007
OSS: Orange Beach summary

OSS: Orange Beach summary

Another First Place Finish For Budweiser Select Offshore Team Dave Scott and crew bring home fifth win of the season Dave Scott Owner/Driver Budweiser Select 50' Mystic "We had a clean start this weekend, and Team CRC and Team Geico ran...

OSS: Osage Beach preview

OSS: Osage Beach preview

Lake Rescue Shootout (LRS) Lake of the Ozarks, Missouri August 24 26, 2007 OSAGE BEACH, Mo. (August 20, 2007) Dave Scott and the Budweiser Select Offshore Team will compete in the 19th annual Lake Rescue Shootout this weekend, bringing all three...

Mon 20 Aug 2007
OSS: Dave Scott Orange Beach preview

OSS: Dave Scott Orange Beach preview

2007 Thunder on the Gulf, Orange Beach, Ala. ORANGE BEACH, Ala. (August 13, 2007) Dave Scott and the Budweiser Select Offshore Team will visit the Gulf of Mexico this week to compete in the 2007 Thunder on the Gulf. Scott and his crew...

Thu 09 Aug 2007
Nate Brown ends driving career

Nate Brown ends driving career

Nate Brown Ends Driving Career August 05, 2007 -- SEATTLE--The Chevrolet Cup at Seafair was the first race for the new Miss Red Dot boat but the last race for driver Nate Brown (Preston, Wash.). When he jumped out of the cockpit of the Miss Red...

Tue 07 Aug 2007
Seattle Sunday race notes

Seattle Sunday race notes

Emotional Seafair win for Steve David SEATTLE --- It was a weekend for the Oh Boy! Oberto team that was meant to be. Company owner Art Oberto turned 80-years old on Saturday and today his sponsored boat owned by the City of Madison (Ind.) and...

Mon 06 Aug 2007
Seattle Saturday heat race notes

Seattle Saturday heat race notes

Wild Saturday At Seafair SEATTLE---It was supposed to be just the first set of elimination heats at the Chevrolet Cup at Seafair on Lake Washington Saturday afternoon. Sit back, get your points and advance to the finals. Instead it was another...

Seattle Friday qualifying notes

Seattle Friday qualifying notes

Villwock Leads Qualifiers, Defending Seafair Champ Currently Fourth SEATTLE---If Friday's qualifying effort plus the last four races are any indication, Dave Villwock (Auburn, Wash.) in the Ellstrom Elam Plus is the big-time favorite in this...

Wed 01 Aug 2007
Seattle preview

Seattle preview

Villwock Looks For Five In A Row SEATTLE, Wash.-- It might be hard to believe the racing has been competitive during the 2007 American Boat Racing Association unlimited hydroplane season since the outcome of the races...

Mon 30 Jul 2007
Tri-Cities Sunday finale summary

Tri-Cities Sunday finale summary

U-16 Miss Ellstrom Elam Plus takes fourth consecutive victory TRI-CITIES, Wash -- Dave Villwock (Auburn, Wash.) earned his fourth consecutive win in the American Boat Racing Association Unlimited Hydroplane Series with a victory in the ...

Sun 29 Jul 2007
Tri-Cities Saturday notes

Tri-Cities Saturday notes

BRYAN, VILLWOCK, THEORET FIRST DAY WINNERS TRI-CITIES, Wash. -- The fans along the banks of the Columbia River in Tri-Cities, Wash. saw the first win by a rookie driver and victories by two others familiar to the winner's circle during the first...

Sat 28 Jul 2007
Tri-Cities Friday notes

Tri-Cities Friday notes

TRI-CITIES, Wash -- The first day of the Lamb Weston Columbia Cup saw the arrival of two new boats to the American Boat Racing Association circuit, and driver Dave Villwock (Auburn, Wash.) in the U-16 Miss Ellstrom Elam Plus continuing to lead the...

Tue 24 Jul 2007
Tri-Cities preview

Tri-Cities preview

Big, Strong Fleet Ready For Northwest Swing TRI-CITIES, Wash.---If the American Boat Racing Association unlimited hydroplane circuit wondered what type of fleet would be racing when it took over the sport two years ago, no one could have ...

Sat 21 Jul 2007
Conover to sponsor U-9 Jones Racing at Tri-Cities

Conover to sponsor U-9 Jones Racing at Tri-Cities

Conover Insurance to sponsor U-9, in 2007 Lamb Wesson Columbia Cup for Unlimited Hydroplanes (Sumner, WA) Mike Jones of Jones Racing announced today that Conover Insurance is the title sponsor of their U-9 Unlimited Hydroplane, for the 42nd ...

Fri 20 Jul 2007
Shane to replace Porter in Tri-Cities

Shane to replace Porter in Tri-Cities

Jimmy Shane to take over for Mile Allen in Tri-Cities Ted Porter, owner of the FormulaBoats.com team, announced today that Jimmy Shane (Havre de Grace, Md.) will replace Mike Allen (New Orleans, La.) for the Lamb Weston Atomic Cup next weekend...

U-9 Jones Racing - Bertram profile

U-9 Jones Racing - Bertram profile

Chris Bertram, Driver U-9 Miss Conover Insurance (Sumner, WA) Chris Bertram's assent to the unlimited ranks has been swift. Having only driven limiteds for 11 years, Bertram has become a quick study and is showing his...

Mon 16 Jul 2007
Detroit Sunday race report

Detroit Sunday race report

Villwock wins 6th Gold Cup DETROIT (AP)--Dave Villwock (Auburn, Wash.) might have won his sixth Gold Cup in his illustrious career, but none could have been any sweeter than Sunday's win in the 99th running of the Chrysler Jeep Superstore ...

Sat 14 Jul 2007
Detroit Friday qualifying notes

Detroit Friday qualifying notes

Villwock Leads Qualifying For Gold Cup DETROIT (AP)----Even though the Gold Cup normally ends up as a wild weekend with the unlimited hydroplanes, the first day of qualifying was pedestrian. In fact, Dave Villwock (Auburn, Wash.) made it...

Detroit Gold Cup preview

Detroit Gold Cup preview

HYDROS READY FOR BIGGEST RACE OF SEASON-THE GOLD CUP DETROIT, Mich.-- How big is this weekend's 99th running of the Gold Cup unlimited hydroplane race on the Detroit River? "It is as big as the Stanley Cup," said Jean Theoret, "This is...

Madison race notes

Madison race notes

Madison, Ind. -- Heat and humidity were the topic of the day here for the 57th annual running of the Indiana Governors Cup unlimited hydroplane race. From the barn burning hometown favorite U6 Oh Boy! Oberto's performance with driver Steve David...

Madison Saturday qualifying notes

Madison Saturday qualifying notes

Ohio River Debris Stops Madison Qualifying MADISON, Ind.--The Ohio River with the help of Mother Nature's rains throughout Northern Kentucky this past week stopped the Madison Regatta Indiana Governor's Cup final day of qualifying in its...

Madison Friday qualifying notes

Madison Friday qualifying notes

Villwock Leads Madison Regatta Qualifiers MADISON, Ind.--Dave Villwock (Auburn, Wash.) is once again making his Miss Elam Plus boat team the favorite for Sunday's Madison Regatta Indiana Governor's Cup unlimited hydroplane...

Madison preview

Madison preview

MADISON LOOKS FORWARD TO HYDRO RACE, NOT AERIAL SHOW MADISON,Ind.-- Even though organizers of the Madison Regatta Indiana Governor's Cup are considering bringing in the FAA to monitor flying boats, all 10 ABRA teams that will start qualifying on...

Detroit Saturday notes

Detroit Saturday notes

DETROIT ---Wind is one of the worst enemies for an unlimited hydroplane. But for defending Chrysler Jeep Superstores Detroit APBA Gold Cup champion Jean Theoret, the 15 to 20 mph winds coming up the Detroit River were a welcome sight. Theoret...

Tue 03 Jul 2007
OSS: Dave Scott Sarasota summary

OSS: Dave Scott Sarasota summary

23rd Annual Suncoast Offshore Grand Prix Offshore Super Series Scott and Crew Win Fourth Race of the Year "You just have to love Sarasota" Dave Scott Owner/Driver Budweiser Select 44' Extreme Boat "We had a bad start because we were still ...