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Sat 15 Nov 1997
CHAMPCAR/CART: Juan Manuel Fangio II announcement

CHAMPCAR/CART: Juan Manuel Fangio II announcement

Report from Motorsport News International Thanks to CART Online CART Online (November 15) -- Upon returning from a post season visit with his young family in Balcarce, Argentina, Juan Manuel Fangio II, 41, phoned Dan Gurney Friday night...

Fri 25 Jul 1997
IRL: Riley & Scott debut new chassis

IRL: Riley & Scott debut new chassis

RILEY & SCOTT DEBUTS ITS IRL CHASSIS Kelley Racing receives delivery of first R&S MK V IRL car at Charlotte Race (Charlotte, NC) -- Riley & Scott, Inc., the Indianapolis based manufacturer of the championship winning...

Thu 27 Mar 1997
IRL: Indy 500 Pit Assignments

IRL: Indy 500 Pit Assignments

1997 INDIANAPOLIS 500 Pit Lane Assignments Sunday, May 18 1997 PIT CAR DRIVER CAR NAME C/E/T Time Speed 1 5 WF Arie Luyendyk Wavephore/Sprint PCS/Miller Lite/Provimi ...

Wed 16 Apr 1997
BUSCH: IRL: CHAMPCAR/CART: Race series attendance

BUSCH: IRL: CHAMPCAR/CART: Race series attendance

By Goodyear Media Relations 1996 GOODYEAR RACING ATTENDANCE REPORT STATISTICS COMPILED BY THE GOODYEAR TIRE & RUBBER COMPANY AKRON, OH - Auto racing attendance in North America continued its remarkable growth...

Mon 29 Dec 1997
SBRS: St Petersburg results

SBRS: St Petersburg results

MASTRONARDI MASTERS ST. PETE ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - Having not won a professional open wheel race since 1993, in an Italian b-class Formula 3 event, Rino Mastronardi came to the Kash ‘N Karry Florida Grand Prix in St. Petersburg with two...

Thu 27 Mar 1997
IRL: WDW test 97-1-11

IRL: WDW test 97-1-11

For Immediate Release SALAZAR HOSPITALIZED AFTER TESTING ACCIDENT ORLANDO, FLA., January 11, 1997 -- Veteran Eliseo Salazar was hospitalized Saturday after a testing accident at Walt Disney World Speedway. Salazar, 41,...

Fri 05 Dec 1997
CHAMPCAR/CART: Hogan signs JJ Lehto

CHAMPCAR/CART: Hogan signs JJ Lehto

Courtesy of CART Online JJ Lehto Joins Hogan Racing For 1998 CART Season CART Online (December 4) -- Finland's JJ Lehto, a 31-year-old veteran of Formula One and FIA GT competition, will turn to CART competition in 1998 as the new driver...

Thu 27 Mar 1997
CHAMPCAR/CART: Pick12: Players standings report, Detroit

CHAMPCAR/CART: Pick12: Players standings report, Detroit

CART Pick 12 player standings report ==================================== NOTE: Please, watch the name you use on your entry. It is such a huge task that it delays the results. Thanks for your...

Mon 29 Dec 1997
SBRS: Reynard new Barber Dodge chassis

SBRS: Reynard new Barber Dodge chassis

REYNARD TO DESIGN THE NEW BARBER DODGE NATIONAL EXHIBITION CENTER (NEC), BIRMINGHAM, England (Thursday, Jan. 9) - Reynard Racing Cars took to the stage today at the Autosport International Show to announce that it will be designing the new...

Wed 24 Dec 1997
CHAMPCAR/CART: Public stock offering announcement 97-12-23

CHAMPCAR/CART: Public stock offering announcement 97-12-23

Courtesy of CART Online Championship Auto Racing Teams, Inc., Announces Proposed Initial Public Offering Of Common Stock CART Online (December 23) -- Championship Auto Racing Teams, Inc, which owns, operates and sanctions the open-wheel...

Thu 27 Mar 1997
CHAMPCAR/CART: Team Green Academy/Derek Daly SpeedCentre release

CHAMPCAR/CART: Team Green Academy/Derek Daly SpeedCentre release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE TEAM GREEN ACADEMY ANNOUNCES FINAL TEN NOMINEES FOR CLASS OF 1997 Las Vegas, NV (September 24, 1997) Derek Daly SpeedCentre Racing School and Team Green announced today the final ten nominees for the Team Green...

IRL: WDW Thursday practice notes

IRL: WDW Thursday practice notes

DAY 1 - Jan. 23, 1997 Welcome to Walt Disney World Speedway and the second running of the Indy 200 at Walt Disney World Presented by Aurora, the third race of the 1996-97 Indy Racing League season. Mai Lindstrom, director of public relations...

Tue 09 Dec 1997
CHAMPCAR/CART: FedEx new series sponsor

CHAMPCAR/CART: FedEx new series sponsor

Courtesy of CART Online Federal Express Signs Title Sponsorship Agreement With Championship Auto Racing Teams CART Online (December 9) -- Federal Express Corp ("FedEx") and Championship Auto Racing Teams (CART) today announced details of a...

Fri 19 Sep 1997
IRL: Indy Aurora V8:  One Year After

IRL: Indy Aurora V8: One Year After

MEDIA CONTACT: Rick Voegelin/High Performance Communications 408-761-2201 FOR RELEASE: September 20, 1997 INDY AURORA V8: ONE YEAR AFTER Lansing, Mich.; Sept. 20, 1997 -- One year ago today, Oldsmobile's Indy Aurora...

Thu 27 Mar 1997
CHAMPCAR/CART: Magneti Marelli joins Mercedes

CHAMPCAR/CART: Magneti Marelli joins Mercedes

CART Online (October 2) -- Just as Mercedes-Benz's three-pointed star has adorned championship-winning racing cars for more than a century, Magneti Marelli's distinctive mark has appeared in victory lanes around the world for decades. Starting...

CHAMPCAR/CART: Team Green Academy Final Five

CHAMPCAR/CART: Team Green Academy Final Five

For Immediate Release 'FINAL FIVE' TAPPED BY DEREK DALY AND TEAM GREEN Indianapolis, IN (November 13, 1997) Derek Daly SpeedCentre Racing School (DDS) and Team Green announced today the Final Five for the 1997 Team Green Academy American ...

CHAMPCAR/CART: Pick12: Preliminary entry list for Laguna Seca

CHAMPCAR/CART: Pick12: Preliminary entry list for Laguna Seca

CART Pick 12: Entries received ============================== IMPORTANT!: Don't forget to pay a visit WWW.SPEEDCENTER.COM and its sponsors!!! They are the ones who have made all this...

Mon 07 Jul 1997
IRL: Chastain Motorsports report

IRL: Chastain Motorsports report

For Immediate Release CHASTAIN MOTORSPORTS: ANOTHER SMALL TEAM GOES ON A ROLL INDIANAPOLIS, July 7, 1997 -- When Stephan Gregoire chased down Tony Stewart on the final two laps of the Samsonite 200 at Pikes Peak International...

Mon 29 Dec 1997
SBRS: Geoff Boss moves to Indy Lights

SBRS: Geoff Boss moves to Indy Lights

For immediate release: GEOFF BOSS MOVES TO INDY LIGHTS FOR 1997 Will Drive for Team Medlin Racing Narragansett, RI: Leading Barber-Dodge Pro Series competitor Geoff Boss has signed to drive with Team Medlin Racing for the 1997 CART PPG ...

Wed 20 Aug 1997
Mon 29 Dec 1997
SBRS: 1997 Barber Dodge Media Guide

SBRS: 1997 Barber Dodge Media Guide

1997 BARBER DODGE MEDIA GUIDE ON SCHEDULE The 1997 Barber Dodge Media Guide is in production and is scheduled to be released May 18. Designed by Paul Pfanner and written by Andrew Crask, the Guide features photography by Rick Dole and Sidell ...

Sun 26 Oct 1997
SBRS: Laguna Seca Finale

SBRS: Laguna Seca Finale

BARBER DODGE TITLE TO DEREK HILL First American Champion Since 1991 MONTEREY, Calif. (Oct. 26, from Rick Roso) - When the cars of Martin Stenshorne, Rino Mastronardi and Derek Hill came together in turn 5 on the first lap, knocking Mastronardi out...