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Fri 31 Dec 1999
ASTC: Paul Morris to expand racing commitments in 2000

ASTC: Paul Morris to expand racing commitments in 2000

Paul Morris, the most successful driver in the BOC Gases Australian Super Touring Championship, today announced plans to expand his motor racing commitments in 2000 and also race in the V8 series for Holdens and Fords. The 32-year-old from the...

Thu 23 Dec 1999
Teams Signing Top Drivers for 2000 Season

Teams Signing Top Drivers for 2000 Season

ATLANTIC TEAMS SIGNING UP TOP DRIVERS FOR 2000 SEASON HIGHLAND PARK, Ill., Dec. 23, 1999 - The starting grid for the upcoming 2000 CART Toyota Atlantic Championship is starting to take shape, with several of the top teams already announcing...

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...

Tue 14 Dec 1999
Buddy Rice returns to DSTP

Buddy Rice returns to DSTP

CHARDON, OHIO (December 14, 1999) - Dede Rogers, owner of DSTP Atlantic, today announced that Buddy Rice will drive the team's one-car entry in the 2000 CART Toyota Atlantic Championship series. "We've assembled a highly talented group of ...

Mon 13 Dec 1999
Barber Dodge Pro Series News 1999-12-13

Barber Dodge Pro Series News 1999-12-13

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind (Dec. 13, 1999) -Two-time Barber Dodge Pro Series Champion Jeff Simmons today announced that he will join forces with the Team Kool Green Indy Lights program for the 2000 season. Simmons, 23 of East Granby, Conn., is the only...

CHAMPCAR/CART: New Millennium Bring High Hopes for Toyota

CHAMPCAR/CART: New Millennium Bring High Hopes for Toyota

The new millennium brings new challenges and hopefully new triumphs on a variety of fronts for Toyota, varying from the streets of Long Beach to the Mexican deserts, and from the winding mountain road of Pikes Peak to the high-banks of Daytona.

Mon 06 Dec 1999
Craig Baird to Drive for Stone Brothers

Craig Baird to Drive for Stone Brothers

December 6 1999 Jim and Ross Stone of Stone Brothers Racing have confirmed that New Zealand international driver, Craig Baird, will pilot the Pirtek AU XR8 Falcon for the 2000 Shell Championship Series. Baird drove for the team alongside Jason...

Thu 02 Dec 1999
CART Toyota Atlantic - Wheldon Test Session

CART Toyota Atlantic - Wheldon Test Session

BUTTONWILLOW, Calif., November 30, 1999 - Dan Wheldon's successful race season in 1999 continued with an 'impressive' full-day test-run in a PPI Motorsports-prepared Atlantic car at Buttonwillow Raceway, according to Nick Harvey, the PPI...

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...

Mon 29 Nov 1999
CART Toyota Atlantic 2000 Schedule

CART Toyota Atlantic 2000 Schedule

2000 CART TOYOTA ATLANTIC CHAMPIONSHIP SCHEDULE DATE EVENT TITLE & LOCATION WITH March 25 and 26 Marlboro Grand Prix of Miami Presented by Toyota CART FedEx Homestead-Miami ...

CART Toyota Atlantic 2000 Schedule Announced

CART Toyota Atlantic 2000 Schedule Announced

HIGHLAND PARK, Ill., November 30, 1999 - Visits to three new venues highlight the 12-race CART Toyota Atlantic Championship schedule for 2000 announced today by series president Vicki O'Connor. The 2000 series makes stops in...

Thu 25 Nov 1999
Rob Muzzy To Tune Kawasaki's Prostar Teams
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Rob Muzzy To Tune Kawasaki's Prostar Teams

Irvine, Calif. -- Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A., and motorcycle racing's most famous engine building tuner, Rob Muzzy, have created a partnership that will se the two entities combine efforts in a commitment to winning the 2000 AMA/Prostar ...

Wed 24 Nov 1999
Dan Wheldon Test Set, Lazzaro Nominated for AARWBA

Dan Wheldon Test Set, Lazzaro Nominated for AARWBA

HIGHLAND PARK, Ill., November 24, 1999 - Dan Wheldon, the 1999 FF2000 champ, will reap yet another benefit of winning his title when he tests a CART Toyota Atlantic Championship car in a series-sponsored test session on Nov. 31. Wheldon will...

Sun 14 Nov 1999
CAT Racing Bathurst Raceday Notes

CAT Racing Bathurst Raceday Notes

Cat Racing¹s dream of successful Bathurst debut fell short at Mount Panorama today with engine failure putting out the ...

Bathurst Cat Racing Qualifying

Bathurst Cat Racing Qualifying

CAT RACING V8 SUPERCAR ­ SHELL CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES TOP TEN ­ ROUND THIRTEEN, FAI 1000, BATHURST SATURDAY, 13th NOVEMBER 1999 BOWE AND RICHARDS FIRED UP DESPITE TOP TEN DISAPPOINTMENT Cat Racing stars John Bowe and Jim Richards will...

Poolrite 3-Hour Bathurst Showroom Showdown Results

Poolrite 3-Hour Bathurst Showroom Showdown Results

POOLRITE 3-HOUR BATHURST SHOWROOOM SHOWDOWN SATURDAY, 13th NOVEMBER, 1999 MAZDA DUO TAKE 3-HOUR FIGHT AS FERRARI DESTROYED IN FIERY CRASH New South Wales Mazda drivers Terry Bosnjak and Mark Williamson survived a dramatic race of attrition to...

Fri 12 Nov 1999
Series Outlook Strong as Teams Prepare for 2000 Season

Series Outlook Strong as Teams Prepare for 2000 Season

ATLANTIC SERIES OUTLOOK STRONG AS TEAMS PREPARE FOR 2000 SEASON HIGHLAND PARK, Ill., November 12, 1999 - Nearly 20 teams fielding up to 30 or more cars already have committed to the 2000 season of the CART Toyota Atlantic Championship,...

Bathurst Qualifying

Bathurst Qualifying

Past winner John Bowe steered his 8-litre Dodge Viper GTS Coupe through the heavy traffic of a record field today to claim pole position for tomorrow¹s Poolrite 3-Hour Bathurst Showroom Showdown at Mount Panorama. Bowe, sharing the car with...

CAT RACING Bathhurst Qualifying

CAT RACING Bathhurst Qualifying

Cat Racing¹s stunning Mount Panorama speed continued at the FAI 1000 at Bathurst today with John Bowe qualifying third fastest for tomorrow¹s top ten shoot-out. Bowe stopped the clocks at 2:10.436, only two tenths of a second from ...

Thu 11 Nov 1999
Mt. Panorama Bathurst Qualifying Report

Mt. Panorama Bathurst Qualifying Report

VIPER SETS THE PACE AS THE GTP TRAFFIC STORMS MOUNT PANORAMA The barnstorming Dodge Viper GTS Coupe has taken the upper hand in a frantic opening qualifying session for this Saturday¹s Poolrite 3-Hour Bathurst Showroom Showdown at Mount ...

Mt. Panorama Bathurst Cat Racing Qualifying Review

Mt. Panorama Bathurst Cat Racing Qualifying Review

CAT RACING V8 SUPERCAR - SHELL CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES QUALIFYING - ROUND THIRTEEN, FAI 1000, BATHURST ISSUED: THURSDAY, 11th NOVEMBER 1999 CAT RACING SHOWS GREAT PACE IN MOUNT PANORAMA DEBUT Cat Racing made a stunning debut at Mount Panorama,...

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. ...

Mt. Panorama 1999 FAI Bathurst 1000 Preview

Mt. Panorama 1999 FAI Bathurst 1000 Preview

It ends here. The culmination of the Australian motor sport season, all the championships have been decided, all the major international world championship events run and won. All that is left is three days of practice and qualifying then 6 and...

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...

Bathurst Update and Entry List

Bathurst Update and Entry List

With last year¹s 3-Hour Bathurst Showroom Showdown culminating in the closest finish in Mount Panorama history, this year¹s over- subscribed record entry are set to fight out an even tougher event in 1999. With 59 cars battling it out for 55...

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...

CAT Racing Bathhurst Preview

CAT Racing Bathhurst Preview

V8 SUPERCAR ­ SHELL CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES ROUND THIRTEEN, FAI 1000, BATHURST Cat Racing¹s multiple Bathurst winners John Bowe and Jim Richards will the hit the mountain as the most experienced duo for this year¹s FAI 1000 at Mount ...

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...

Mon 18 Oct 1999
Houston, Texas - Prostar Regional Series
AMA

Houston, Texas - Prostar Regional Series

Event Results AMA/PROSTAR REGIONAL EVENT - HOUSTON RACEWAY PARK Houston, Texas - Final results from the AMA/Prostar regional series event, held at Houston Raceway Park, shown with position, rider name, hometown, bike make, elapsed time and ...

Sun 17 Oct 1999
Gold Coast Race Two Results

Gold Coast Race Two Results

INDY RACE TWO 17th OCTOBER 1999 Iron Man legends Guy Andrews and Grant Kenny proved they are equally as proficient as racing drivers with strong performances in the QR City Train GTP Classic at the Honda Indy 300 at Surfers Paradise. Andrews...

Gold Coast Race One

Gold Coast Race One

AUSTRALIAN GT PRODUCTION CAR RACING INDY RACE ONE 16th OCTOBER 1999 RICHARDS HOLDS OFF FERRARI CHALLENGE AT INDY Porsche driver Jim Richards held off a fighting challenge from the Ferrari of Wayne Park in a frantic opening race of the QR...