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Thu 21 Oct 1999
Reynard Unveils 2KQ Sportscar

Reynard Unveils 2KQ Sportscar

Brackley, UK. October 21st 1999...Adrian Reynard, Chairman and Chief Executive, Reynard Motorsport, unveiled the new Reynard 2KQ Sportscar at the Reynard headquarters in Brackley today. The car is the first new Reynard marque customer car to be...

Wed 27 Jan 1999
BMW Motorsports Announcements

BMW Motorsports Announcements

An Open Secret: Sportscars and Formula 1 MUNICH, January 21, 1999: The absolute highlights in BMW motorsport in 1999 are the development of a new sports car and the test programme for BMW's new Formula 1 power unit. "Preparing our return to...

Tue 14 Sep 1999
Mosler Automotive Miami Preview

Mosler Automotive Miami Preview

HOMESTEAD, Fla. (Sept. 14, 1999) – South Florida-based Mosler Automotive will take on the top European and American GT teams in the Sept. 24-26 Sports Car Extravaganza at Homestead-Miami Speedway. Mosler, a builder of specialty and race...

Wed 10 Feb 1999
Sports Car News 99-02-10

Sports Car News 99-02-10

Audi UK to run two cars at Le Mans Audi UK is now expected to enter two cars in addition to the two Audi Team Joest entries. Wallace, Weaver and McCarthy have been signed so far, with three drives left. Roock to run Porsche Roock Racing are...

Wed 01 Dec 1999
Dodge Viper Has Most Successful Year Yet

Dodge Viper Has Most Successful Year Yet

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...

Sat 02 Oct 1999
Watkins Glen Friday Report

Watkins Glen Friday Report

Weather: Cool and sunny The circuit The FIA GT Championship makes its first visit to Watkins Glen this weekend for the second half of its US double header. The race, round nine of this year's FIA GT Championship, marks the return of world ...

Sun 26 Sep 1999
Tue 20 Jul 1999
FIS-GT Returns to Miami

FIS-GT Returns to Miami

Revamped FIA GT Returns To Miami During Sports Car Extravaganza HOMESTEAD, Fla. (July 14, 1999) -- The "new look" FIA GT Championship will return to Homestead-Miami Speedway September 24-26 for the Sports Car Extravaganza, joining the USRRC...

Sun 03 Oct 1999
Watkins Glen Race Facts

Watkins Glen Race Facts

FIA GT Championship - Round 9 : Watkins Glen, NY (USA) Sunday 3 October 1999 - Race Facts Weather conditions : Cloudy - Track : Dry 93 laps or three hours to go Official start time : 13.00 Starting grid : 2 - 18 - 1 - 19 - 15 - 22 - 6 - 21...

Wed 29 Sep 1999
Watkins Glen Autograph Session Saturday at Oktoberfest

Watkins Glen Autograph Session Saturday at Oktoberfest

FIA GT CHAMPIONSHIP DRIVERS TO SIGN AUTOGRAPHS FOR FANS DURING BOSCH SPORTS CAR OKTOBERFEST WEEKEND Watkins Glen, NY (September 29, 1999) -- FIA GT Championship drivers and personalities will be signing autographs for fans attending the ...

Fri 27 Aug 1999
USRRC GT Cars Eligible for Revised Homestead/Glen Weekends
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USRRC GT Cars Eligible for Revised Homestead/Glen Weekends

August 27, 1999 ENGLEWOOD, Colo.—Cars competing in the United States Road Racing Championship GT Championship are eligible to compete in the FIA GT Championship races at the Homestead-Miami Speedway, in Homestead, Fla., September...

Fri 01 Oct 1999
Wed 27 Jan 1999
GT & Sports Car News 99-01-27

GT & Sports Car News 99-01-27

GT calendar delayed - again The FIA GT series calendar has been delayed, yet again. The delay surrounds negotiations with Kyalami to hold a race there in November. FIA prize fund for GTs The FIA is offering a $50,000 per race...

Fri 17 Dec 1999
Reynard 2KQ Sportscar Texas Test 1999-12-17

Reynard 2KQ Sportscar Texas Test 1999-12-17

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...

Wed 24 Feb 1999
GT, Sports Car News 99-02-24

GT, Sports Car News 99-02-24

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'.

Sat 02 Oct 1999
Wed 29 Sep 1999
Watkins Glen Bob Wollek to Compete at Oktoberfest

Watkins Glen Bob Wollek to Compete at Oktoberfest

SPORTS CAR SUPERSTAR, BOB WOLLEK, TO COMPETE AT THE GLEN'S OKTOBERFEST WEEKEND NINE COUNTRIES TO BE REPRESENTED IN FIA GT CHAMPIONSHIP AT THE GLEN Watkins Glen, NY (September 28, 1999) - Bob Wollek, 4-time winner of the Rolex 24 At Daytona, ...

Thu 15 Apr 1999
Watkins Glen Qualifying

Watkins Glen Qualifying

David Reininger - motorsport.com Watkins Glen, NY (October 2, 1999) - The Chrysler Vipers of Team Oreca and Chamberlain Motorsport occupy the first two rows of the grid for tomorrow's FIA Grand Touring Championship, the ninth round in the ...

Sat 25 Sep 1999
Homestead Saturday Qualifying Review

Homestead Saturday Qualifying Review

Karl Wendlinger won the pole position during qualifying for Sunday's Sports Car Extravaganza at Homestead-Miami Speedway. Wendlinger drove an Oreca Chrysler Viper GTS-R to a lap of 1:34.442 (84.202 mph) on the 2.21-mile road circuit, the best time...

Sat 02 Oct 1999
Mon 27 Sep 1999
Homestead Results

Homestead Results

HOMESTEAD, Fla. -- The Oreca Team Viper juggernaut came to a grinding halt in Sunday's Sports Car Extravaganza at Homestead-Miami Speedway. Privateer Viper owner/Driver Paul Belmondo derailed the factory team's 12-race winning streak, joining ...

Sun 26 Sep 1999
Miami Sunday Quotes

Miami Sunday Quotes

PIT NOTES FOR SUNDAY, SEPT. 26 FIA GT CHAMPIONSHIP JOAO BARBOSA (No. 39 Lauda Air Mosler Intruder) -- At the beginning of the race our car was running very, very good. I could keep the pace of the (Oreca) Viper No. 2. I could have gone faster,...

Tue 14 Sep 1999
New Miami-Watkins Glen Point Fund

New Miami-Watkins Glen Point Fund

HOMESTEAD, Fla. (Sept. 14, 1999) – American competitors who will compete against Europe’s finest GT drivers in the Sept. 24-26 Sports Car Extravaganza at Homestead-Miami Speedway and the Oct. 1-3 Bosch Sports Car Oktoberfest at Watkins Glen ...

Fri 27 Aug 1999
International Championship To Headline Watkins Glen Fall

International Championship To Headline Watkins Glen Fall

Watkins Glen, NY (August 26, 1999) - Watkins Glen announced today that the international sanctioning body, Fédération Internationale de l'Automobile (FIA), will be ending a near twenty-year absence from Watkins Glen to headline the Bosch ...