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Wed 04 Oct 2000
JCTC: First corner accident eliminates Krumm and Katayama

JCTC: First corner accident eliminates Krumm and Katayama

Ukyo Katayama took the start in the No. 2 Nissan Skyline, which Michael Krumm qualified in 8th position for the sixth round of the Japanese GT Championship. As the field headed towards the first corner, two of the Honda NSX's, No. 18 and 64, ...

Sun 01 Oct 2000
Bayer scores win at Road Atlanta

Bayer scores win at Road Atlanta

BRASELTON, Ga. (September 29, 2000) -- Sonja Bayer continued her recent surge on the Women's Global GT Series by winning a hard-fought 45-minute race Friday at Road Atlanta. The win was the 25-year-old German's third in five races this season ...

Fri 29 Sep 2000
Road Atlanta All-Women's Porsche Team notes and quotes

Road Atlanta All-Women's Porsche Team notes and quotes

The No. 81 G&W Motorsports Porsche GT3R is piloted this weekend by three women drivers from the Women's Global GT Series: Cindi Lux, the inaugural 1999 WGGTS driver's champion, Divina Galica, current leader of the WGGTS points championship...

Road Atlanta starting line up

Road Atlanta starting line up

BRASELTON, Ga. -- Starting lineup for Friday's Women's Global GT Series sports car race at 2.54-mile Road Atlanta showing driver, hometown or country and qualifying speed in miles per hour. All cars are Panoz Esperantes: 1. Dana Moore, El Cajon,...

Tue 26 Sep 2000
Audi news 2000-09-26

Audi news 2000-09-26

New technical regulations LMP 675 The LMP 675 category is to be given a boost that will give 'junior class' competitors a real chance of winning the Le Mans 24-hours outright. New technical regulations were announced by the Automobile Club de ...

Sat 23 Sep 2000
Bayer prepares for Road Atlanta women's race

Bayer prepares for Road Atlanta women's race

BRASELTON, Ga. (September 23, 2000) -- In only a short amount of time, 25-year-old Sonja Bayer has made a strong impression in competition on the Women's Global GT Series, the only professional racing series in North America for women. In just...

Fri 22 Sep 2000
Women's team for Petit Le Mans

Women's team for Petit Le Mans

BRASELTON, Ga. (Sept. 21, 2000) -- Accomplishing one of its missions, the Women's Global GT Series has launched three of its drivers into the American Le Mans Series with a competitive GT class ride for the Sept. 30 running of the Petit Le Mans,...

Thu 21 Sep 2000
All-women's team garners support for Road atlanta

All-women's team garners support for Road atlanta

Braselton, Georgia...The all-women's sports car team of Cindi Lux, Divina Galica and Belinda Endress, all Women's Global GT Series competitors, is receiving much support for the upcoming 1,000-mile, 10-hour Petit Le Mans race at Road...

Sat 16 Sep 2000
Gilford Motorsports Spa 24 hours

Gilford Motorsports Spa 24 hours

The top British finisher, at a phenomenal eleventh overall and second in class in their first year of Group N operation, Gilford Motorsport fielded three top drivers in their distinctive red BMW E36 M3 at the Spa 24 hour race in August. 82 cars ...

Mon 11 Sep 2000
JCTC: M Krumm - incident packed race in Aida

JCTC: M Krumm - incident packed race in Aida

Michael started the No.2 Nismo skyline from the fourth slot on the grid, which he secured in Saturday's qualifying session. He maintained a comfortable fourth position in the first 10 laps of the race, until his rear tyres began to overheat and...

Wed 06 Sep 2000
Terri Hundermark Texas race report

Terri Hundermark Texas race report

FORT WORTH, TX.- Monday, September 4, 2000- Terri Hundertmark, of Indianapolis Indiana, had to overcome several obstacles in her first visit to the Texas Motor Speedway (TMS) this weekend. Despite soaring temperatures and mechanical ailments, ...

Mon 04 Sep 2000
Oswego speedway Bud classic report

Oswego speedway Bud classic report

Oswego, NY - Canadian Randy Ritskes was on his way to making history Sunday at Oswego Speedway. He had led 196 laps of the prestigious Bud International Classic and would have been only the second driver in the race's history to lead all 200...

Wed 30 Aug 2000
Texas preview

Texas preview

FORT WORTH-DALLAS (Aug. 29, 2000) -- The Women's Global GT Series, the only professional racing series for women in North America, is only in its second year of existence in 2000. Nearly everything about the series still has the look and feel of...

Fri 25 Aug 2000
Belinda Endress: variety is her spice of life

Belinda Endress: variety is her spice of life

FORT WORTH-DALLAS (August 25, 2000) -- Belinda Endress hasn't been racing all her life, but she is already shooting for the top spot of the Women's Global GT Series this year. And it's not just "wishful thinking" on her part, considering she...

Lola returns MG to racing

Lola returns MG to racing

Lola Cars International is to design, build and develop a sportscar to return famous British marque MG to the international motor racing arena. The MG Lola will compete at next year's 24-Hours of Le Mans, arguably the most well-known and toughest...

Tue 08 Aug 2000
Round 7 Tom Coronel report
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Round 7 Tom Coronel report

For the fifth consecutive year Tom Coronel was victorious in the weekend of the Dutch Marlboro Masters race. In 1996 Tom scored his first Formula 3 win in Japan while the European Formula 3 competitors went head to head at Zandvoort in the...

Gilford Motorsport at the Spa 24 hour

Gilford Motorsport at the Spa 24 hour

The top British finisher, at a phenomenal eleventh overall and second in class in their first year of Group N operation, Gilford Motorsport fielded three top drivers in their distinctive red BMW E36 M3 at the Spa 24 hour race this weekend. 82...

Mon 07 Aug 2000
JCTC: M Krumm tough Fuji race

JCTC: M Krumm tough Fuji race

Qualifying Saturday Afternoon Of the 43 cars entered for Round Four of the Autobacs Japanese GT Championship, the first 15 cars in the GT 500 Class were covered by only one second. Michael qualified the No. 2 Nismo Skyline in 11th position...

JCTC: M Krumm-Points From Tough Race

JCTC: M Krumm-Points From Tough Race

Po No C-Po Machine Driver Time Tyre KgH 1 38 500-1 FK/Massimo CERUMO SUPRA H.Takeuchi Y.Tachikawa* 1'26.684 BS 2 39 500-2 DENSO SARD SUPRA GT M.Kageyama R.Firman* 1'26.875 YH 3 8 500-3 ARTA ...

Sun 06 Aug 2000
A1 Ring race report
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A1 Ring race report

FIA GT CHAMPIONSHIP A1 Ring Round Race Report Sunday 6 August 2000 Weather After torrential rain during the night, Sunday started off quite bright, but by the time the 20-minute warm-up started, light rain had begun to fall. The weather then ...

Sat 05 Aug 2000
A1 Ring second qualifying session
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A1 Ring second qualifying session

FIA GT Championship @A1 Ring Round (7 out of 10) 24 - 6 August 2000 Second Qualifying Practice Session Saturday 5 August 2000 Weather After the morning's rain, it was bright but overcast as the second qualifying session got underway. The...

A1 Ring first qualifying session
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A1 Ring first qualifying session

FIA GT Championship A1 Ring Round 4-6 August 2000 First Qualifying Practice Session Saturday 5 August 2000 Rain continues to fall in Austria, with light drizzle falling as the teams arrived for the first qualifying session, due to start at...

Fri 04 Aug 2000
A1 Ring free practice report
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A1 Ring free practice report

Round seven, and the FIA GT competitors have returned to the A1-Ring Austria, set amongst some of the most spectacular scenery visited by the Championship. Nestled amid the mountains, the track is 4.319 km long, with some impressive corners and...

Tue 18 Jul 2000
Grand Prix of Sonoma fact sheet

Grand Prix of Sonoma fact sheet

American Le Mans Series Grand Prix of Sonoma Fact Sheet WHAT: Now in its second year, the American Le Mans Series will make the fifth stop of its 12-race series at Sears Point Raceway, July 21-23. Top racing teams, manufacturers and drivers...

Tue 11 Jul 2000
Le Mans Series returns to Sears Point

Le Mans Series returns to Sears Point

SONOMA, Calif. - The speed and excitement of exotic sports car racing will return to Sears Point Raceway July 21-23 with the American Le Mans Series Grand Prix of Sonoma. Factory efforts from BMW, Audi and Panoz, plus privateer efforts from ...

Wed 05 Jul 2000
Terri Hundertmark at

Terri Hundertmark at "Spirit of ford"

INDIANAPOLIS, IN, Wednesday, July 5, 2000- Race driver Terri Hundertmark, of Indianapolis, Indiana, will join a group of women race drivers at the SPIRIT of Ford's "Women in Racing Week" from July 10th through July 14th. The weeklong celebration...

Tue 04 Jul 2000
Coopers bring added cheer to New Year celebration

Coopers bring added cheer to New Year celebration

For the first time since 1985, South Australian race fans will be able to celebrate the speed and spectacle of motorsport on the streets of Adelaide with a local brew. Le Mans Adelaide organisers today proudly announced Coopers Brewery have won...

Thu 29 Jun 2000
Nurburgring 24 Hour Race

Nurburgring 24 Hour Race

Overall Victory for Alzen/Bartels/Heger/Maylander in the Eifel Within just one week, near standard Porsche 911 GT3-R racing sportscars have taken victory at two difficult long distance races: Following the GT triumph at Le Mans, Germans Bernd ...

Tue 27 Jun 2000
ETCC: Two series at Hungaroring
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ETCC: Two series at Hungaroring

The European Super Touring Cup will join the FIA GT Championship at Budapest's Hungaroring, home of the Hungarian F1 Grand Prix. For the first time, then, the two major European series for covered-wheel cars, will combine their forces for...

JCTC: Krumm takes victory in Malaysia (fwd)

JCTC: Krumm takes victory in Malaysia (fwd)

Krumm Takes Victory In Malaysia Qualifying Saturday Afternoon Michael's co-driver Ukyo Katayama, was nominated to qualify the number 2 Nissan Skyline at the exciting Sepang Circuit, the home of the Malaysian Grand Prix. Ukyo secured ninth ...

Mon 26 Jun 2000
Class Victory for Lola

Class Victory for Lola

As Audi swept to an all conquering 1-2-3 victory at Le Mans, Lola Cars International owned by Ballina native Martin Birrane, had every reason to celebrate too with a memorable Class win in the world's toughest 24-hour endurance race. The B2K/40...

Tue 20 Jun 2000
First and Second for Chrysler Viper Team at Noon

First and Second for Chrysler Viper Team at Noon

Le Mans, June 18, 2000, at 12.00 -Karl Wendlinger, Olivier Beretta and Dominique Dupuy lead the class by five laps from Ni Amorim, David Donohue and Anthony Beltoise. Chrysler's dream of filling the top three positions in the GTS class at...

Chrysler Mopar Ahead of Two Cadillacs After 20 Hours

Chrysler Mopar Ahead of Two Cadillacs After 20 Hours

Le Mans, June 18, 2000, at 11.00 - Chrysler currently holds the upper hand in the battle between two of America's largest motor manufacturers with just four hours to go to the chequered flag at Le Mans. The Chrysler Mopar of Didier Theys, Jeffrey...

Number 6 Chrysler Mopar Still Running After 15 Hours

Number 6 Chrysler Mopar Still Running After 15 Hours

Le Mans, June 15, 2000, at 07.00 - The number 6 Chrysler Mopar is still running with drivers Didier Theys, Didier Andre and Jeffrey van Hooydonk continuing through the night despite four lengthy pit stops. The car has had a water pump and a fuel...

Chrysler Vipers Maintain 1-2-3 Through the Night

Chrysler Vipers Maintain 1-2-3 Through the Night

Le Mans, June 18, 2000, at 08.00 - Chrysler Viper Team ORECA has maintained its dominant position at the head of the GTS field and has broken into the top ten overall with eight hours remaining. The three cars were running eighth, ninth and 11th...

Encouraging Debut for Reynard 2KQ-LM

Encouraging Debut for Reynard 2KQ-LM

Le Mans circuit, France. 18th June 2000 The Reynard 2KQ-LM sports racing car made history for this leading British race car manufacturer in its debut at this famous event - the first sports car to bear the Reynard name at this prestigious ...