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Tue 24 Dec 2002
CHAMPCAR/CART: New 2003 CART team formed with Lavin as driverHeadline

CHAMPCAR/CART: New 2003 CART team formed with Lavin as driver

Motorsport.com has learned through reliable sources in Mexico that a new team for the 2003 CART Champ Car World Series has been formed by Modelo Group. The Corona Racing Team has signed Mexican driver Rodolfo Lavin. Modelo Group formed a ...

Mon 23 Dec 2002
SUPERCROSS: Clear Channel statement on dismissed lawsuit
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SUPERCROSS: Clear Channel statement on dismissed lawsuit

AURORA, Ill. (December 19, 2002) - Clear Channel Entertainment - Motor Sports and AMA Pro Racing entered into an agreement on December 17, 2002 prior to a scheduled court hearing concerning the THQ World Supercross GP and the AMA Supercross Series.

CHAMPCAR/CART: Mexican driver Lavin to join CART with Corona Racing Team

CHAMPCAR/CART: Mexican driver Lavin to join CART with Corona Racing Team

Mexico City, December 21st, 2002.- Mexican giant Modelo Group with its Corona Beer brand announced today the creation of a new CART team called the 'Corona Racing Team' with young Mexican driver Rodolfo M. Lavín to race in the Bridgestone-CART ...

CHAMPCAR/CART: Va Rodolof Lavin a CART con Corona y Walker Racing

CHAMPCAR/CART: Va Rodolof Lavin a CART con Corona y Walker Racing

México, D.F., 21 de diciembre, 2002.- El Grupo Modelo con su marca Corona crea a partir de hoy el nuevo equipo 'Corona Racing Team' con Rodolfo Martínez Lavín como piloto, para participar en la Serie Bridgestone-CART en los próximos dos años,...

CHAMPCAR/CART: Newman/Haas Racing tests Fogarty and three others

CHAMPCAR/CART: Newman/Haas Racing tests Fogarty and three others

INDIANAPOLIS (December 20, 2002) - Newman/Haas Racing will begin its 21st season of CART competition in the Bridgestone Presents The Champ Car World Series Powered by Ford in 2003, with the four-time CART championship winning operation set to...

CHAMPCAR/CART: SPEED profile - Derek DalyHeadline
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CHAMPCAR/CART: SPEED profile - Derek Daly

Over the next several months, SPEED Channel will profile members of its on- air team as well as key figures behind the scenes at the nation's fastest growing sports cable network. The fourth profile in this series highlights veteran racer Derek ...

CHAMPCAR/CART: Johansson tendr? un equipo de CART en el 2003

CHAMPCAR/CART: Johansson tendr? un equipo de CART en el 2003

Indianápolis, Indiana. (20 de diciembre, 2002) - El ex piloto de Champ Car Stefan Johansson, anunció hoy la formación del American Spirit Team Johansson, una escudería que con dos autos estará participando en el Campeonato Champ Car...

CHAMPCAR/CART: Johansson forms two car CART teamHeadline

CHAMPCAR/CART: Johansson forms two car CART team

INDIANAPOLIS (December 20, 2002) - Former Champ Car driver Stefan Johansson announced today the formation of American Spirit Team Johansson, a complete two-car effort that will campaign the 2003 Bridgestone Presents The Champ Car World Series ...

Wieth Racing - Vallelunga test summary
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Wieth Racing - Vallelunga test summary

Again a successful long distance test in Vallelunga. Past weekend (14./15. Dec.) Team Wieth Racing was on the track again to test the new F550 GTS. Main target of those very comprehensive tests was not to set new lap records on the Italian track...

Brainerd now secured on 2003 schedule
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Brainerd now secured on 2003 schedule

AMA Pro Racing secures Brainerd round for 2003 AMA Chevy Trucks U.S. Superbike Championship. PICKERINGTON, Ohio -- The AMA Chevy Trucks U.S. Superbike Championship round at Brainerd (Minn.) International Raceway slated for June 27-29, is now ...

St. Pete hosts 2003 season opener

St. Pete hosts 2003 season opener

Barber Dodge Pro Series to open 2003 season at inaugural Grand Prix of St. Petersburg. ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (Dec. 19, 2002) - The Grand Prix of St. Petersburg announced today that it will host the season opener of the 2003 Barber Dodge Pro...

British Audi importers enters R8 for 2003 24 Hour

British Audi importers enters R8 for 2003 24 Hour

British Audi importer enters R8 for Le Mans 24 Hour Race assault. Audi UK will enter an R8 sports racing car in the legendary Le Mans 24 Hours on 14-15 June. The British importer of the German prestige car manufacturer has purchased a 2002 ...

Thu 19 Dec 2002
SBRS: Barber-CART Scholarship Runoff preview

SBRS: Barber-CART Scholarship Runoff preview

Barber-CART Scholarship Runoff puts over $300,000 up for grabs. (Lakeville, CT) December 17-The Barber-CART Scholarship Runoff will take place this week, December 18-20 at Sebring International Raceway as six aspiring racers vie over $300,000 in...

ETCC: LG Super Racing Weekend news 2002-12-14
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ETCC: LG Super Racing Weekend news 2002-12-14

As 2002 draws to a close, the teams and drivers taking part in the various events of the LG Super Racing Weekend series can look back on an extremely successful season. Visiting ten circuits in nine European countries, the sixth season of the FIA...

AUSF3: UTE: Procar Australia 2003 schedule

AUSF3: UTE: Procar Australia 2003 schedule

The Australian Nations Cup Championship, entering its fourth season, will be the headine event in the PROCAR Champ Series, which also will feature championship series for GTP production touring cars, the V8 BRutes and the fast-growing Australian...

New team entries for 2003

New team entries for 2003

New teams will boost exotic Nations Cup in 2003. Australia's motor racing championship for exotic GT sports cars, the Nations Cup, will be boosted next season by three new teams representing makes from Australia, Germany and Britain. The...

Path Valley previews 2003 racing schedule
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Path Valley previews 2003 racing schedule

Spring Run, PA_ So that race teams can better prepare for the 2003 Path Valley Speedway Park season, Two Wheel Promotions has released a preview of the schedule with a Bug Day opening for all eight Friday night classes on March 15, starting at ...

2003 season review
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2003 season review

GT Drivers Champion : Christophe Bouchut is one of the most successful and longest-serving drivers in the FIA GT Championship. He has taken part in all but 13 of the rounds ever held, driving for Kremer Racing in 1997, Team Persson Motorsport in...

SUPERCROSS: AMA Pro Racing, CCE reach settlement
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SUPERCROSS: AMA Pro Racing, CCE reach settlement

Settlement reached in AMA Pro Racing case. PICKERINGTON, Ohio -- AMA Pro Racing reached an agreement in its dispute with Clear Channel Motorsports over the 2003 AMA Supercross Series. Among other things, the settlement agreement, pending ...

IRL: Max Jones joins Cheever Racing as General Manager

IRL: Max Jones joins Cheever Racing as General Manager

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (Dec. 16, 2002) - Max Jones, who has won numerous races and championships as a team manager for Roush Racing, has joined Red Bull Cheever Racing as general manager, owner and driver Eddie Cheever Jr. announced today. As...

Sun 15 Dec 2002
SCC: 2002 Porsche Cup top fifteen, past winners

SCC: 2002 Porsche Cup top fifteen, past winners

PORSCHE CUP 2002 - TOP 15 FINISHERS Driver/Country Final Points Prize Money 1. Kevin Buckler (USA) 8,575 points $37,000 2. Michael Schrom (USA) 5,375 points $23,000 3. Stephane Ortelli (Monaco) 5,145 points $18,000 4. Randy Pobst ...

SCC: 2002 Porsche Cup report

SCC: 2002 Porsche Cup report

American Kevin Buckler wins Porsche Cup as world's most successful privateer; U.S. drivers grab unprecedented six of top seven positions. STUTTGART, Germany - December 12 - Kevin Buckler, from Novato, California, is the most successful private...

EU3000: Team Draco, Augusto Farfus and the Wollwick MG.

EU3000: Team Draco, Augusto Farfus and the Wollwick MG.

PRESS CONFERENCE Curitiba (Panarà, Brazil) 12th December 2002 Augusto Farfus Junior renew with Team Draco Junior Multiracing Usa and with Credicard the new group that will manage his career in the future. Yesterday 12th December, in San...

Dunlop tire test wraps up at Daytona
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Dunlop tire test wraps up at Daytona

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., (Dec. 12, 2002) -- The annual Dunlop tire test in preparation for March's Daytona 200 Week wrapped up on Thursday as motorcycle teams got about 90 minutes of track time in the morning before rain once again moved over the ...

Burt Frisselle - Sebring test notes

Burt Frisselle - Sebring test notes

Burt Frisselle had a successful week at the Barber Dodge Pro Series test in Sebring, FL. November 26 - November 27 and December 3 - December 5, 2002 Burt Frisselle, a 2002 Barber Dodge Pro Series Scholarship Run-Off invitee, spent this past...

Thu 12 Dec 2002
Second day at Daytona tire test notes 2002-12-11
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Second day at Daytona tire test notes 2002-12-11

Motorcycles hit full throttle in Dunlop tire test at Daytona. DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., (Dec. 11, 2002) -- The wait finally ended for motorcycle teams on Wednesday at Daytona International Speedway. After getting rained out on Monday and Tuesday,...

Roger Scotton and Leo Maia Christmas news

Roger Scotton and Leo Maia Christmas news

Roger Scotton and Leo Maia Visit Aventura Mall "For Safety Christmas" Boca Raton, FL. Monday December 11, 2002 - Brazilian race car drivers Roger Scotton and Leo Maia recently visited Aventura Mall to support City of Miami police officers as...

Dale steps down from Barber Dodge helm

Dale steps down from Barber Dodge helm

(LAKEVILLE, Conn.) December 2, 2002 -Jeremy Dale announced today that he has stepped down as Managing Director of the Barber Dodge Pro Series after three years in the position. Dale cited present strength and stature of the series as an opportune...

Dunlop tire test at Daytona report 2002-12-10
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Dunlop tire test at Daytona report 2002-12-10

Rain pushes teams into overtime during Dunlop tire test. DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., (Dec. 10, 2002) -- Steady rain on Tuesday washed out the second day of the three-day Dunlop tire test at Daytona International Speedway in preparation for Daytona 200...

Anunciado calendario 2003

Anunciado calendario 2003

Anunciado calendario del Campeonato CART Toyota Atlantic 2003 Highland Park, Illinois (9 de diciembre, 2002) - El campeonato 2003 CART Toyota Atlantic, que marcará el trigésimo año de la prestigiosa serie de desarrollo para pilotos, abrirá,...

Rain can't erase Ben Bostrom's smile at Daytona test
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Rain can't erase Ben Bostrom's smile at Daytona test

Rain can't erase Ben Bostrom's smile during Dunlop tire test. DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., (Dec. 11, 2002) -- The first day of a three-day Dunlop tire test in preparation for Daytona 200 Week in March never left the garage area on Monday as steady rain...

El calendario 2003 para Baldi est? confirmado

El calendario 2003 para Baldi est? confirmado

Viernes, 9 de Diciembre de 2002.- La edición 2003 de la Serie CART Toyota Atlantic, en su trigésima edición, tendrá como lanzamiento una vez más el bello circuito de Monterrey, México, el próximo 23 de marzo. Esta carrera servirá para que...

2003 schedule announced

2003 schedule announced

Series kicks off 2003 season in Monterrey, Mexico. HIGHLAND PARK, Ill., (December 9, 2002) -- The 2003 edition of the CART Toyota Atlantic Championship, the 30th year in the prestigious open-wheeled development series, will once again open its...

BMW M3 GTR files entry for Nurburgring 24-hour

BMW M3 GTR files entry for Nurburgring 24-hour

BMW M3 GTR to celebrate its comeback. Munich (GER), 7 December 2002. The BMW M3 GTR is gearing up for a comeback. BMW will be lining up two of these sports cars on the starting grid of the 2003 Nürburgring 24 Hour Race on 31 May/1 June. The two...

Buckler, Schrom take one-two 2002 Porsche Cup

Buckler, Schrom take one-two 2002 Porsche Cup

SONOMA, Calif. - Dec. 9, 2002 - It was announced Saturday that Kevin Buckler, team owner and driver for The Racer's Group, and co-driver Michael Schrom of Ghent, NY, took 1-2 in the prestigious 2002 Porsche Cup, an annual award given to the top ...

EU3000: 2003 Euro 3000 Series provisional calendar

EU3000: 2003 Euro 3000 Series provisional calendar

<pre> The provisional calendar, season 2003: DATE TRACK 27th April ESTORIL (P) 11th May MAGNY COURS (F) 25th May PERGUSA (I) 29th June MONZA (I) 20th July SPA FRANCORCHAMPS (B) 10th...