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Fri 31 Dec 1999
Condolences to Tim Steele and family

Condolences to Tim Steele and family

Three time ARCA champion Tim Steele and his wife Dawn are grieving the loss of their infant son Joshua Allen, who died Monday, December 27th just 14 days after his birth. Services were held Thursday in Grand Rapids, Michigan. In lieu of...

Knighthood for Stirling Moss
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Knighthood for Stirling Moss

Stirling Craufurd Moss OBE has been awarded been made a KBE in the New Years Honours list for services to motor racing. During his career he competed in 494 motor races, rallies and sprints, winning 222 of them. -- Stephen M Baines ...

Wed 29 Dec 1999
World Karting Association Daytona Results 1999-12-28

World Karting Association Daytona Results 1999-12-28

World Karting Association (WKA) Enduro World Championship racing continued today at Daytona International Speedway, while the Dirt World Championships began their second evening of racing at Daytona Beach Municipal Stadium. Races are being held...

Latest ROLLING THUNDER novel released

Latest ROLLING THUNDER novel released

The fourth novel in the ROLLING THUNDER STOCK CAR RACING SERIES is now available in bookstores and through Internet booksellers. The novels are being written by Don Keith and Kent Wright and published by Tor Books of New York City and are the ...

SBRS: Barber Dodge Mid-Ohio Round 8 Results

SBRS: Barber Dodge Mid-Ohio Round 8 Results

LEXINGTON, Ohio (Aug. 15) - An outside pass on the opening lap gave Todd Snyder of Sheffield, Mass. the inside track on his second consecutive Barber Dodge Pro Series victory on the 2.258-mile, 14-turn Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course Sunday ...

SBRS: Skip Barber Formula Dodge Schedule

SBRS: Skip Barber Formula Dodge Schedule

LAKEVILLE, Conn. - July 26, 1999 - Skip Barber Formula Dodge Western and Southern Championship competitors will encounter new challenges in their upcoming 1999-2000 seasons. The tentative schedule for each regional championship has a different...

SBRS: 1999 Skip Barber Karting Scholarship Winners

SBRS: 1999 Skip Barber Karting Scholarship Winners

1999 Skip Barber Karting Scholarship Winners SEBRING, Fla. (Feb. 24) - The winners of the second annual Skip Barber Racing School Karting Scholarship Shootout were recently named after a two-day competition in the 2.0 liter Skip...

SBRS: Giovanni Anapoli Starts Test in Sebring

SBRS: Giovanni Anapoli Starts Test in Sebring

E' prevista per il prossimo giovedì 18 febbraio la partenza per gli Stati Uniti di Giovanni Anapoli che, il 22 e 23 febbraio sulla pista di Sebring (Florida), parteciperà alla prima sessione di test collettivi di Formula Barber Dodge. Il ...

ALLSTAR: New 96 Speedway Results 1999-07-24

ALLSTAR: New 96 Speedway Results 1999-07-24

New 96 Speedway - Sat. 7/24/99 LAKE ODESSA, MI - It was Frankie Kerr in the All Star sprint 30-lap feature Sunday night at Speedway in a race originally scheduled for Saturday but delayed a day by rain. Time Trials: 1 U2 Paul McMahan...

ALLSTAR: Ohio Speedweek - Lima Friday Results

ALLSTAR: Ohio Speedweek - Lima Friday Results

All Star Sprint Ohio Speedweek Race Results Limaland Motorsports Park - Fri. 7/01/99 By Scott Hall ALLENTOWN, OH - It was a real barnburner in the All Star sprint Ohio Speedweek 30-lap feature Friday night at Limaland Motorsports Park. At...

ALLSTAR: Western Pa All Star Speedweek Set

ALLSTAR: Western Pa All Star Speedweek Set

Western Pa Speedweek Set for All Star Sprints APOLLO, PA (5/26/99) - The 7th Annual $110,000 Western Pennsylvania All Star Sprint Speedweek is set to run Thursday, June 10 through Sunday, June 13 and early entries are coming in from...

ALLSTAR: All Star Adds Sponsor, Race

ALLSTAR: All Star Adds Sponsor, Race

ALL STAR SPRINTS ADD SPONSORS PONCE INLET, FL - The All Star Circuit of Champions Sprint car series has added several new sponsors to their 1999 roster of supporting companies. Chazang Racing Tools of Sedalia, MO, TW Metals from Toledo, OH, ...

Tue 28 Dec 1999
Buster Lowther Dies

Buster Lowther Dies

Cincinnati, OH - The racing community suffered another loss Thursday as Claude W "Buster" Lowther II died December 23, 1999 at the age of 60 in Cincinnati, Ohio. Lowther's accomplishments and contributions to the sport were significant and ...

ALMS 2000 Schedule

ALMS 2000 Schedule

2000 AMERICAN LE MANS SERIES March 18 12 Hours at Sebring Sebring International Raceway Sebring, FL Speedvision Fox ...

Star Mazada 2000 Schedule

Star Mazada 2000 Schedule

2000 STAR MAZDA SERIES April 1 Lowe's Motor Speedway/Charlotte, NC Speedvision July 22 Sears Point Raceway/Sonoma, CA Speedvision August 5 Mosport International Raceway Bowmanville, ...

Adelaide Race of a Thousand Years

Adelaide Race of a Thousand Years

DAVID BRABHAM KEEN TO FLY THE AUSTRALIAN FLAG AT HOME EVENT Australian international sportscar racing star David Brabham is delighted at the prospect of returning to South Australia to do battle on the streets of Adelaide. American Le Mans ...

IPSC: IPSC 2000 Schedule and Preview

IPSC: IPSC 2000 Schedule and Preview

IPSC 2000 BUILDS ON PAST SUCCESS (December 28) - The International Pro Stock Challenge (IPSC) series 2000 race schedule will double the number of events held in the 1999 season, which was the first full year for the touring stock car ...

Mon 27 Dec 1999
Washington D. C. Auto Show Preview

Washington D. C. Auto Show Preview

David Reininger - motorsport.com Washington, D. C. (December 26, 1999) The Washington Auto Show opened its doors to the public this morning to begin its nine-day engagement at the Washington Convention Center. The show, titled Hot Wheels 2000,...

Sun 26 Dec 1999
This Week in Racing History (December 26-January 1)

This Week in Racing History (December 26-January 1)

This Week in Racing History December 26 - Trevor Taylor, 1958 British F3 champion and 1960 British Formula Junior co-champion (with Jim Clark), born in Rotherman, England (1936). - At...

Sat 25 Dec 1999
Hybrid R & D Racing Season Review

Hybrid R & D Racing Season Review

Well, we have completed another season of prototype sports car racing and not without a lot of support and encouragement. We continue a remarkable record of finishes. Again, another season without a mechanical DNF. In fact, of the eight races...

Lincoln Speedway 2000 Racing Schedule

Lincoln Speedway 2000 Racing Schedule

2000 LINCOLN SPEEDWAY SCHEDULE Sat, Feb 26 2:00 p.m. OPENING DAY- ICEBREAKER 25 ($3,000 to win) for Super Sprints and Thundercars Sat, Mar 4 2:00 p.m. Super Sprints and Thundercars Sat, Mar 11 2:00 p.m. Super Sprints and Thundercars Sat,...

Fri 24 Dec 1999
ACRL: Irwindale Triple Crown Oval Championship Final

ACRL: Irwindale Triple Crown Oval Championship Final

Team Las Vegas Sweeps ACRL Titles at Irwindale Speedway By Roger Diez Irwindale, CA October 2, 1999 - Peter Zarcades led Team Las Vegas to the team points victory while capturing his second win in the Motorsport Composites Triple Crown Oval ...

ACRL: Mesa Marin Results 1999-05-29

ACRL: Mesa Marin Results 1999-05-29

Romak, Scully Win ACRL Oval at Mesa Marin, Las Vegas Takes Team Title Bakersfield, CA, May 29, 1999 -- The American City Racing League thrilled the fans at Mesa Marin Raceway here in the second 1999 outing for the Super Sports 2000 and Aerocell...

Thu 23 Dec 1999
Brad Doty, A. J. Foyt, Chub Frank at Motorsports 2000

Brad Doty, A. J. Foyt, Chub Frank at Motorsports 2000

FORT WASHINGTON, PA DECEMBER, 1999 . . . One of the most talented and popular drivers in the history of Pennzoil World of Outlaws sprint car racing, Brad Doty, will be appearing at the Pennzoil Motorsports 2000 Auto Racing Trade Show at the Fort...

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...

Irwindale Speedway 1999 Track Records

Irwindale Speedway 1999 Track Records

IRWINDALE SPEEDWAY 1999 OFFICIAL ONE LAP TRACK RECORDS (RECORDED IN QUALIFYING) compiled by Tim Kennedy DIVISION DRIVER Car ...

Wed 22 Dec 1999
BMW M3 five years of success

BMW M3 five years of success

WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J. (Dec. 22,1999) -- The BMW M3 completed its fifth successful season of sports-car racing in North America, despite the challenges presented by a new series and transitions in car specifications. ...

World's Greatest Drivers Have Run the Rolex 24

World's Greatest Drivers Have Run the Rolex 24

Daytona Beach (December 21, 1999) - No other motorsports event can boast of a list of winners so distinguished as well as an outstanding cast of elite international representation. The Rolex 24 At Daytona was in its infancy in 1962 when Daytona...

BNS: Penfold Motorsports Prepares For Opener

BNS: Penfold Motorsports Prepares For Opener

Bill Penfold and the Penfold Motorsports Team were on hand in Lee, New Hampshire over the weekend for the NASCAR Busch North Series practice and test session held at Lee USA Speedway. The Penfold team was one of close to 30 BNS teams on hand for...

BNS: Moore Racing Adds Associate Sponsor

BNS: Moore Racing Adds Associate Sponsor

Waterbury, CT (1/15/98) - Jay Lestorti, President and CEO of LesCare Kitchens, and Robert Pardiso, the National Sales Manager for Formica Corporation, jointly announced Friday afternoon that Formica Corporation will assume an associate sponsor...

BNS: Moore Racing Signs Primary Sponsor for 1999

BNS: Moore Racing Signs Primary Sponsor for 1999

Waterbury, CT (January 6, 1999) Jay Lestorti, President of LesCare Kitchens, Inc., announced this afternoon that his company has signed a contract to be the primary sponsor of Moore Racing and driver Kelly Moore for the 1999 season. LesCare...

SES: Nashville Race Report

SES: Nashville Race Report

Nashville, Tenn. - October 2, 1999 - Wayne Anderson came into the $117,600 19th Annual Greased Lightning All American 400 needing just a 19th place finish to clinch the Slim Jim All Pro Series, NASCAR Touring championship. Not only did he win the...