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Thu 08 Aug 2002
CHAMPCAR/CART: Jim Crawford passed away Tuesday

CHAMPCAR/CART: Jim Crawford passed away Tuesday

INDIANAPOLIS, Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2002 -- Former Indianapolis 500 driver Jim Crawford, who team owner John Menard calls "the bravest man I ever knew," died Aug. 6 in Terre Verde, Fla. He was 54. Crawford, a native of Scotland, retired from racing...

Tue 15 Jan 2002
CHAMPCAR/CART: Racing veteran Dykstra joins CART staff

CHAMPCAR/CART: Racing veteran Dykstra joins CART staff

DETROIT (January 11, 2002) - Championship Auto Racing Teams, Inc. announced Friday that veteran racing engineer Lee Dykstra has joined the company as Director of Technology and Competition. Dykstra begins his responsibilities immediately and ...

Sun 13 Jan 2002
Leitzinger to drive Trans-Am for Gloy Racing

Leitzinger to drive Trans-Am for Gloy Racing

Butch Leitzinger to race under Tommy Bahama and Tom Gloy Racing banner for 2002 Trans-Am Series MOORESVILLE, N.C. (January 7, 2002) -- Tom Gloy Racing announced today it will field a second entry in the 2002 Trans-Am Series for the BFGoodrich ...

Fri 09 Nov 2001
Thunder returns to Sandown

Thunder returns to Sandown

The thunder of the spectacular Formula 5000s return to the track this weekend for the annual Sandown Historic Classic. 12 Cars from New Zealand will take on the small Aussie contingent in the 2nd annual Tasman revival classic. The 5000s were the...

Fri 13 Jul 2001
Donohue Porsche tests VIR

Donohue Porsche tests VIR

ALTON, VA -- Matt Drendel, owner of the Porsche 917/30KL driven by Mark Donohue when he dominated the 1973 Can-Am championship, will be 'shaking down' the car in test sessions at VIR near Danville, Virginia. The sessions are not open. Operating...

Remembering Pedro Rodr?guez July 11, 1971

Remembering Pedro Rodr?guez July 11, 1971

Nuremberg: A Sunday 30 Years Ago by Carlos Eduardo Jalife Villalón -Scuderia Rodríguez - México (Taken from the biography "The Rodríguez Brothers" soon to be published) In Nuremberg, the second Sunday in July is race day, just like ...

Thu 12 Jul 2001
Pedro Rodr?guez statistics

Pedro Rodr?guez statistics

<pre> Highlights Statistics: Pedro Rodríguez Year Race & Track Type Car Result Comments 1949 National Youth Champ Cycling 1954 National Champ Motorcycles125cc 1957 LA Times GP...

Tue 11 Jan 2000
Reynard on Track for Daytona 24 Hour Debut

Reynard on Track for Daytona 24 Hour Debut

The Reynard 2KQ sportscar turned in a competitive performance in pre- Daytona 24 hour testing last week at Daytona Raceway with the two teams running the newcomer, Dyson Racing and Johansson Matthews Motorsport, posting third and seventh fastest...

Wed 05 Jan 2000
TRV Announces Driver Roster for Rolex 24

TRV Announces Driver Roster for Rolex 24

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., Jan. 5 - As four days of testing got underway at Daytona International Speedway today for the Rolex 24 Hours of Daytona Feb. 5-6, TRV Motorsport owner and co-driver Tom Volk announced the driver roster for the Toledo,...

Thu 09 Dec 1999
TRV Savannah Test 1999-12-09

TRV Savannah Test 1999-12-09

SAVANNAH, Ga., Dec. 9 - The TRV Motorsports team accomplished quite a bit during a two-day test Wednesday and Thursday at Roebling Road Raceway here as it made preparations for the 2000 season opener and its biggest race of the year, the...

Sun 06 Jun 1999
Mid Ohio Results

Mid Ohio Results

DYSON CARS BATTLE EACH OTHER TO ONE-TWO MID-OHIO CAN-AM FINISH; SCHUMACHER, REISER/CALLAS PORSCHES TAKE GT2 AND GT3 LEXINGTON, Ohio (June 6, 1999) - England's James Weaver and Andy Wallace captured the U.S. Road Racing Classic Can-Am ...

Mon 31 May 1999
Lime Rock Park Race Story and Results

Lime Rock Park Race Story and Results

THEYS SPINS AND WINS A USRRC LIME ROCK THRILLER INTENATIONAL MOSLER TEAM TAKES GT2, BMWS SWEEP GT3 LAKEVILLE, Conn. (May 31, 1999) - Didier Theys, of Belgium, came back from a late-race spin to pass Rob Dyson, of Pleasant Valley, ...

Mon 22 Mar 1999
TRV Sebring Review

TRV Sebring Review

Ring and Pinion Lets Go on Schroeder, Halsmer and Volk at Sebring SEBRING, Fla., March 20 - The TRV Motorsport team was all set to crack into the top 10 in Saturday's Superflo 12 Hours of Sebring when the car's ring and ...

TRV Sebring Qualifying

TRV Sebring Qualifying

Schroeder Qualifies 20th for Saturday's 12 Hours of Sebring SEBRING, Fla., March 18 - Jeret Schroeder of Vineland, N.J., qualified 20th out of a field of 60 on Thursday afternoon for Saturday's 47th annual Superflo 12 Hours of...

Dayton Racing Sebring Review

Dayton Racing Sebring Review

Dayton's Team Finishes 17th in Saturday's 12 Hours of Sebring SEBRING, Fla., March 20 - It might have been only half the length of the Rolex 24 Hours of Daytona, but for Duncan Dayton it seemed twice as long. ...

Thu 18 Feb 1999
James Weaver Tests Homestead

James Weaver Tests Homestead

DAYTONA-WINNING DYSON RACING TEAM TESTS AT HOMESTEAD IN PREPARATION FOR SEPT. 24-26 SPORTS CAR EXTRAVAGANZA HOMESTEAD, Fla. (Feb. 18, 1999) - Rob Dyson picked up his Rolex 24 Aat Daytona-winning car from DAYTONA USA, the Ultimate ...

Thu 21 Jan 1999
Whittingtons/Haywood/Sullivan-Rolex 24 Preview

Whittingtons/Haywood/Sullivan-Rolex 24 Preview

WHITTINGTONS RETURN FOR ROLEX 24; HAYWOOD SEEKS SIXTH; GRAND MARSHALL SULLIVAN ADDED TO LINE-UP JANUARY 21, 1999; DAYTONA BEACH, FLA.: The Whittingtons, Don and Dale, return to racing after more than a decade, each seeking their ...

Wed 25 Nov 1998
Drivers Nominated for AARWBA All-America Team

Drivers Nominated for AARWBA All-America Team

CAN-AM CHAMP WEAVER ON AARWBA ALL-AMERICA TEAM BALLOT; JOINED BY FELLOW USRRC DRIVERS LEITZINGER, BRABHAM AND WALLACE ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (November 24, 1998) — United States Road Racing Championship drivers James Weaver, Butch Leitzinger, David...

Thu 22 Oct 1998
Jeret Schroeder, Tom Volk Gets News R & S Chassis

Jeret Schroeder, Tom Volk Gets News R & S Chassis

TRV Buys a Riley & Scott for Schroeder and Volk TOLEDO, Ohio, Oct. 22 - TRV Motorsport has purchased a Riley & Scott chassis for Jeret Schroeder and Tom Volk to drive in selected United States Road Racing Championship...

Tue 08 Sep 1998
Weaver Crowned Can-Am Champion

Weaver Crowned Can-Am Champion

WEAVER CROWNED 1998 CAN-AM CHAMPION DYSON RACING TOP TEAM, FORD TOP MANUFACTURER ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (September 8, 1998) -- James Weaver, of Wiltshire, England, has been crowned the 1998 Can-Am Champion by the United States Road Racing Championship.

Tue 25 Aug 1998
Point Standings After Watkins Glen

Point Standings After Watkins Glen

Can-Am Drivers' Point Standings After Five Rounds Pos., Driver, Car, Points 1, James Weaver, Ford R&S, 158 2, Butch Leitzinger, Ford R&S, 154 3, E. Forbes-Robinson, Ford R&S, 144 4, Dorsey Schroeder, Ford R&S, 136 5, Bill ...

Sun 23 Aug 1998
Watkins Glen TRV Report

Watkins Glen TRV Report

Unforseen Difficulties Strike the TRV Team Sunday at the Glen WATKINS GLEN, N.Y., Aug. 23 - Hopes for a good finish in the First Union Six Hours of the Glen for the TRV Motorsport team and drivers Lyn St. James, Jeret Schroeder and...

Sat 22 Aug 1998
Watkins Glen TVR Qualifying Story

Watkins Glen TVR Qualifying Story

St. James, Schroeder and Volk's Kudzu To Start 12th Sunday at the Glen WATKINS GLEN, N.Y., Aug. 22 - The Supreme Exhaust System Products/Purity Farms Chevy Kudzu No. 95 will start 12th at 11 a.m.

Watkins Glen Saturday Practice

Watkins Glen Saturday Practice

WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. -- Saturday's practice times for Sunday's USRRC Can-Am and GT Championship First Union Six Hours of the Glen at Watkins Glen International, with practice position, driver(s), hometown (s), class, car, time and speed in ...

Fri 21 Aug 1998
Watkins Glen Friday's Practice Times

Watkins Glen Friday's Practice Times

WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. Friday's practice times for Sunday's First Union Six Hours of The Glen USRRC Can-Am and GT Championship race at Watkins Glen, with practice position, car number in parentheses, driver(s), hometown(s), class, car, time and speed...

Mon 29 Jun 1998
Minneapolis TRV Review

Minneapolis TRV Review

TRV's Schroeder and Volk Finish What and Where They Started Sunday in Minneapolis MINNEAPOLIS, June 28 - Toledo, Ohio's TRV Motorsport team and drivers Jeret Schroeder and Tom Volk finished the USRRC ...

Standings after Minneapolis

Standings after Minneapolis

Provisional Can-Am Drivers' Point Standings After Four Rounds Pos., Driver, Car, Points 1, James Weaver, Ford R&S, 126 2, Butch Leitzinger, Ford R&S, 122 3, Elliott ...

Sun 28 Jun 1998
Minneapolis results

Minneapolis results

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. -- The results from Sunday's 80-lap, 128-mile combined USRRC Can-Am and GT Championship race at the Minneapolis Street Circuit, part of the Sprint PCS Grand Prix of Minnesota, with finishing position,...

Minneapolis race report

Minneapolis race report

WEAVER/LEITZINGER DOMINATE MINNEAPOLIS CAN-AM, PANOZ TAKES GT BATTLE MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. -- England's James Weaver and Butch Leitzinger, of State College, Pa., won handily over teammates Dorsey Schroeder and Elliott Forbes-Robinson to score...

Minnesota PTG Notes - Saturday

Minnesota PTG Notes - Saturday

PROTOTYPE TECHNOLOGY GROUP BMW M3 TEAM - Notes for Saturday, June 27 Sprint PCS Grand Prix of Minnesota - USRRC Can-Am/GT Race PTG BMW M3s TOP GT3 AND GT2 GRID FOR SUNDAY'S SPRINT PCS GRAND PRIX Mark Simo grabbed the GT3 pole by seven...

Sun 14 Jun 1998
Standings after Mid-Ohio

Standings after Mid-Ohio

Provisional Can-Am Drivers' Point Standings After Three Rounds Pos., Driver, Car, Points 1, James Weaver, Ford R&S, 94 2, Butch Leitzinger, Ford R&S, 92 3, Elliott Forbes-Robinson, Ford R&S, 85 3, Dorsey Schroeder, Ford R&S, 85 5, Jim ...

Mid-Ohio TRV notes

Mid-Ohio TRV notes

TRV's Schroeder and Volk Persevere at Mid-Ohio LEXINGTON, Ohio, June 14 - It was a tough day in Tom Volk and Jeret Schroeder's "mobile office" Sunday at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, as the Toledo, Ohio-based TRV ...