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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 01 Dec 1999
Cadillac Prepares Le Mans Campaign

Cadillac Prepares Le Mans Campaign

PARIS, Dec 1 (AFP) - British driver Andy Wallace - a former winner - will be in the cockpit when Cadillac, under parent company General Motors, launch their return to the Le Mans 24 hour race, it was revealed Wednesday. Team leader Herb ...

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...

Cadillac Prepares Le Mans Campaign

Cadillac Prepares Le Mans Campaign

PARIS, Dec 1 (AFP) - British driver Andy Wallace - a former winner - will be in the cockpit when Cadillac, under parent company General Motors, launch their return to the Le Mans 24 hour race, it was revealed Wednesday. Team leader Herb ...

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...

Tue 09 Nov 1999
Lynx Racing Las Vegas and Season Overview

Lynx Racing Las Vegas and Season Overview

STRUGGLE AND SUCCESS -- LYNX IN LAS VEGAS AND A SEASON OVERVIEW Lynx Racing drivers Sara Senske and Mike Conte struggled and succeeded during the American Le Mans Series finale this past weekend at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway. ...

Fri 05 Nov 1999
Las Vegas Friday Track Notes

Las Vegas Friday Track Notes

Welcome to the American Le Mans Series Grand Prix of Las Vegas. This is the eighth and final race of the inaugural ALMS Series season with championships in the balance for drivers, teams and manufacturers in all divisions. In the Women’s Global...

Fri 29 Oct 1999
Schedule of Events for November 5 - 7

Schedule of Events for November 5 - 7

American Le Mans Series Grand Prix of Las Vegas Las Vegas Motor Speedway/Las Vegas, NV November 5 - 7, 1999 Official Schedule - Revised 10/21/99 Friday, November 5, 1999 8:00 am - 8:30 am Practice - Star Mazda Series/Best Western ...

Las Vegas Set To Crown 15 Champions

Las Vegas Set To Crown 15 Champions

LAS VEGAS - Las Vegas Motor Speedway will truly be a home to champions over the next week. A total of 15 national champions in many different forms of motorsports will be crowned at the speedway's 1,600-acre complex between Sunday, Oct. 31 and...

Thu 28 Oct 1999
JCTC: Tom Coronel Motegi Finale Report

JCTC: Tom Coronel Motegi Finale Report

Tom Coronel and his teammate Hidetoshi Mitsusada finished in fifth place with the Mobil 1 Nakajima Honda NSX in the final round of the Japanese GT series at Motegi. The championship was won by Erik Comas in the NISMO Nissan Skyline GT-R. "All in...

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...

Sun 10 Oct 1999
Laguna Seca Race Report

Laguna Seca Race Report

MONTEREY, CALIF.-- Allison Duncan of San Rafael, Calif., led all 21 laps Sunday to win the Women's Global GT Series event at Laguna Seca Raceway. Duncan started third on the grid, avoided two separate tangles on the opening lap to...

Tue 05 Oct 1999
Laguna Seca Cindi Lux Preview

Laguna Seca Cindi Lux Preview

LUX CAN CLINCH WOMEN'S SERIES TITLE AT LAGUNA SECA MONTEREY, CALIF., Oct. 5, 1999 - Cindi Lux of Aloha, Ore., can clinch the inaugural Women's Global GT Series championship in the circuit's fifth race Sunday at Laguna Seca Raceway. ...

Mon 04 Oct 1999
Watkins Glen
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Watkins Glen

Watkins Glen, NY (October 3, 1999) - David Donohue and Jean-Philippe Belloc capitalized on their teammates misfortune to win the ninth round of the FIA Grand Touring Championship on the challenging 3.37-mile Watkins Glen long course. The...

Watkins Glen Race Report
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Watkins Glen Race Report

1999 FIA GT Championship - Round 9 : Watkins Glen, NY (USA) Sunday, October 3rd, 1999 - Race Report Weather Bright and sunny Victory for Belloc and Donohue An eleventh-hour twist at Watkins Glen on Sunday gave Jean-Philippe Belloc a...

Sun 03 Oct 1999
Watkins Glen Race Facts
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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...

Sat 02 Oct 1999
Watkins Glen - Second Qualifying Practice
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Watkins Glen - Second Qualifying Practice

1999 FIA GT Championship Round 9 : Watkins Glen, NY (USA) Saturday, October 2nd, 1999 - Second Qualifying Practice Session Weather Cold and sunny Belloc and Donohue on pole at the Glen Factory Chrysler Viper driver Jean-Philippe Belloc will...

Watkins Glen, NY - First Qualifying Practice Session
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Watkins Glen, NY - First Qualifying Practice Session

1999 FIA GT Championship Round 9 : watkins Glen, NY (USA) First Qualifying Practice Session Weather Cool and bright Belloc sets provisional pole ORECA Chrysler Viper driver Jean-Philippe Belloc took provisional pole position for Sunday's...

2000 Championship Calender To Be Announced
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2000 Championship Calender To Be Announced

The calendar for the 2000 FIA GT Championship will be presented to the FIA Motor Sport World Council to be held on Wednesday, October 6th. The calendar for the new millennium will be concentrated on Europe with ten events held in ten different...

Watkins Glen Friday Report
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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 ...

Fri 01 Oct 1999
Watkins Glen Friday Notes
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Watkins Glen Friday Notes

Notes compiled by David Reininger - motorsport.com Watkins Glen, NY (October 1, 1999) - There were no surprises today on the 3.4-mile road circuit at Watkins Glen as the Chrysler Viper Team Oreca cars topped the time charts in practice for ...

Wed 29 Sep 1999
Watkins Glen Autograph Session Saturday at Oktoberfest
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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 ...

Watkins Glen Bob Wollek to Compete at Oktoberfest
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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, ...

Mon 27 Sep 1999
Homestead Results
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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
Oktoberfest Weekend Schedule

Oktoberfest Weekend Schedule

Thursday, September 30, 1999 5:00 - 8:00 pm WGI Registration Friday, October 1, 1999 6:00 am Gates Open 6:30 am - 7:00 pm WGI Registration 8:00 - 8:30 am Pro Spec Racers Practice 8:40 - 9:10 am ...

Watkins Glen Speedvision To Cover Events
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Watkins Glen Speedvision To Cover Events

SPEEDVISION TO COVER FIA GT CHAMPIONSHIP AND MOTOROLA CUP RACES AT WATKINS GLEN Watkins Glen, NY (September 24, 1999) - Speedvision will be broadcasting the Watkins Glen Bosch Sports Car Oktoberfest FIA GT Championship race December...

Miami Sunday Quotes
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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,...

SBRS: Homestead Todd Synder Review and Quotes

SBRS: Homestead Todd Synder Review and Quotes

SNYDER CUTS GAP ON SIMMONS WITH HOMESTEAD WIN HOMESTEAD, Fla. (Sept. 26) - For the second straight year, the battle for the Barber Dodge Pro Series championship will be decided in the final race. Todd Snyder of Sheffield, Mass. spoiled the ...

JCTC: Aida Tom Coronel Report

JCTC: Aida Tom Coronel Report

Victory for Mobil 1 Honda NSX driver Tom Coronel in Japanese GT race at Aida Tom Coronel won the sixth round of the Japanese Autobacs GT series at Aida. Together with his teammate Hidetoshi Mitsusada the Dutchman was also fastest in both ...

Sat 25 Sep 1999