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Sun 31 Dec 2000
CART Toyota Atlantic 2001 schedule

CART Toyota Atlantic 2001 schedule

April 8 Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach Streets of Long Beach May 6 Bosch Spark Plug Grand Prix Nazareth Speedway June 2 Miller Lite 225 The Milwaukee Mile June 9 ...

This Week in Racing History (December 31-January 6)

This Week in Racing History (December 31-January 6)

This Week in Racing History Michael J. Stucker December 31 Craig Pollack replaced as president of BAR Holdings by Don Brown (1999). January 1 Jim Clark drives a Lotus 49 to its first Grand Prix win, at Kyalami, South Africa. Jackie Stewart ...

Adelaide results

Adelaide results

ADELAIDE, Australia -- Finish of Sunday's American Le Mans Series Race of a Thousand Years sports car endurance race at 2.4-mile Adelaide street circuit with starting position in parentheses, driver, U.S. hometown or country, type car, laps ...

Michelin wins all in Adelaide

Michelin wins all in Adelaide

Michelin Wins Overall, GTS and GT Categories in ALMS Finale in Australia - For the ninth time in the 2000 American Le Mans Series (ALMS) season, Michelin-shod cars won the overall, GTS and GT categories. This time, Allan McNish, Rinaldo Capello ...

Viper Adelaide qualifying notes

Viper Adelaide qualifying notes

Adelaide, December 30, 2000 - Olivier Beretta secured pole position in qualifying for the 12th and final round of the American Le Mans Series on the former Grand Prix circuit in Adelaide, Australia today (Saturday). The Monegasque, who has all...

Adelaide - Chequered flag report

Adelaide - Chequered flag report

The Audi "crocodile" car put the bite on the oppostion to take the inaugural American Le Mans Series Adelaide event in front of 80,000 racefans. Allan McNish fought off a back injury to take the win with pole sitter Dindo Capello . McNish ...

Adelaide - hour five report

Adelaide - hour five report

Newly crowned series champion, Allan McNish, has fought off yesterday's back injury to continue to lead Adelaide's Race of a Thousand Years. Australian stand-in driver Brad Jones has yet to drive the ...

McNish Cruises To Adelaide Win and ALMS Championship

McNish Cruises To Adelaide Win and ALMS Championship

ADELAIDE, Australia -- Allan McNish overcame a sore back and cruised to the American Le Mans Series driving championship Sunday as he and teammate Rinaldo Capello scored a dominating victory in the Race of a Thousand Years on the Adelaide street...

Adelaide - hour four report

Adelaide - hour four report

The possibility of an all-Aussie victory was shattered at 7.33pm in the Race of a Thousand Years when drama struck for the ...

Adelaide - hour three report

Adelaide - hour three report

The streets of Adelaide were renowned for being tough on cars during the Formula One era, but the DAMS Cadillac team hadn't thought it would be this tough. With the "crocodile Audi" continuing to lead after three hours, both France-based...

Adelaide - hour one report: McNish clinches championship

Adelaide - hour one report: McNish clinches championship

Despite missing yesterday's action with a back injury, Scotland's Allan McNish has made a stunning start to the Race of a Thousand Years, taking the lead and earning enough points to be declared as series champion. McNish only had to complete 25...

Portland Speedway 2001 schedule

Portland Speedway 2001 schedule

Portland Speedway officials are pleased to announce the 2001 racing schedule. The schedule boasts thirty-five race dates highlighted by three (3) events featuring the Outlaw Late Models, three (3) visits by the hy-per-lube Northern Sprint Tour,...

Doug Mitchell motors on

Doug Mitchell motors on

During the winter months the roar of racing engines are dulled by the silence of snow, the smell goodies being baked in the kitchen, and the scribbling on lists for the parts needed for the upcoming season. In every town across the country the...

ESS: Empire Super Sprints ink wheel sponsor

ESS: Empire Super Sprints ink wheel sponsor

by Dean Reynolds SYRACUSE, N.Y. - Duralite Racing Wheels for Holdenville, Ok. became the latest manufacturer to join the long list of sponsors for the Empire Super Sprint (ESS) 2001 season. Duralite has been a major force in sprint...

Sat 30 Dec 2000
Audi on pole in Adelaide

Audi on pole in Adelaide

Adelaide, Australia - Crocodile hunters get ready: in tomorrow's season finale of the American Le Mans Series at Adelaide the Audi R8 will again start from pole position. During the 30 minutes of qualifying on the Adelaide street circuit, ...

Jones joins Audi in Adelaide

Jones joins Audi in Adelaide

Adelaide, Australia - Audi driver Allan McNish has been forced to put his championship celebrations on ice after sustaining a back injury that could ultimately deprive the "Flying Scotsman" of the American Le Mans Series title. The Audi ace...

Late Saturday Adelaide notes

Late Saturday Adelaide notes

By Paul Tippins - Motorsport.com A stunning performance in final Practice this afternoon saw Australian Brad Jones tear around Adelaide's streets to set the seventh fastest time of the session after only a handful of laps and setting eyes on...

Adelaide starting line up

Adelaide starting line up

<pre> ADELAIDE, Australia -- Starting lineup for Sunday's American Le Mans Series Race of a Thousand Years sports car endurance race at 2.4-mile Adelaide street circuit showing drivers, U.S. hometown or country, type car, pole winning time...

McNish car on Adelaide pole, McNish could miss race

McNish car on Adelaide pole, McNish could miss race

ADELAIDE, Australia (December 30, 2000) -- Allan McNish's car is on the pole for Sunday's American Le Mans Series season finale, but the driver who has dominated the sports car endurance racing series this season may not see any action in the...

Saturday notes from Adelaide

Saturday notes from Adelaide

By Paul Tippens - Motorsport.com 10.30am Adelaide time Audi driver Alan McNish has gone into hospital with an apparent back injury. Australian Brad Jones of Super Touring fame has been called in to stand by if Alan can not take the ...

Fri 29 Dec 2000
Ricky Bryant at Pennzoil show

Ricky Bryant at Pennzoil show

Thomasville, NC ( Dec 27th ) ASA AC Delco Series Rookie of the Year candidate Ricky Bryant will be on hand , at the Motorsports 2001 show by Pennzoil, on Jan. 12th, 13th,and the 14th as well. Ricky will be appearing with his ...

Pennzoil Show must for speedways

Pennzoil Show must for speedways

FORT WASHINGTON, PA December 29, 2000 . . . If you want to know what is going to be happening in motorsports during the new season, the Pennzoil Motorsports 2001 Auto Racing Trade Show is the place to be. The three day mid-winter motorsports...

Audis lead opening day at Adelaide

Audis lead opening day at Adelaide

Originally-From: "Andy Hall" <andyhall58@hotmail.com> ADELAIDE, Australia (December 29, 2000) -- Emanuele Pirro drew on his past experience as a Formula One driver on the Adelaide street circuit to post the fastest lap Friday in the...

From Spencer Pumpelly - SPR

From Spencer Pumpelly - SPR

They will have a long 24 hours ahead, in a new car, with a new driver lineup, but Spencer Pumpelly Racing (SPR) is getting all the experience it can muster into one potent package. The Richmond, Virginia based team has one immediate goal, to ...

Adelaide telecast change

Adelaide telecast change

Please note the new time for the NBC telecast of the American Le Mans Series season finale in Adelaide, Australia: Sunday, Dec. 31, 2 pm to 4 pm EST ...

Cars hit Adelaide Streets on Friday

Cars hit Adelaide Streets on Friday

ADELAIDE, Australia (Dec. 28) -- After more than a year of buildup, the "Race of a Thousand Years" on the famed Adelaide street circuit has arrived, and cars from the American Le Mans Series will begin practice runs on Friday. A crowd of more...

SBRS: Patrick Long Laugna Seca was not a fluke

SBRS: Patrick Long Laugna Seca was not a fluke

(LAKEVILLE, Conn.) Jan. 27,2000 -Patrick Long proved that Laguna Seca wasn't a fluke. Long, a Skip Barber Karting Scholarship recipient, followed up his strong performance at Laguna with an even more impressive outing this past weekend in the...

IPSC: Scotia Speedworld 2001 schedule

IPSC: Scotia Speedworld 2001 schedule

(Dec. 29) - In no uncertain terms Scotia Speedworld has made a committment to the stock car racing community for the 2001 season. A committment superior to anything ever offered in Eastern Canada. The facility will manage a total of 25 events...

IPSC: Alliance formed between IPSC and MASCAR

IPSC: Alliance formed between IPSC and MASCAR

"We are very excited to have this finally come together," said Bas Gordon, manager of Scotia Speedworld. "We have been negotiating for almost two months now and feel this is a very positive step for our sports growth. We at Scotia Speedworld are...

Thu 28 Dec 2000
Semana de cambios y noticias

Semana de cambios y noticias

Buenos Aires, Diciembre 27 (www.tc2000.com.ar).- Algunas noticias del TC 2000 en estos últimos días: Bugliotti con Astra El cordobés Marcelo Bugliotti correrá la próxima temporada con un Chevrolet Astra a partir de la segunda competencia ...

Wed 27 Dec 2000
Washington DC Auto Show Motorsport Preview

Washington DC Auto Show Motorsport Preview

By David Reininger - Motorsport.com Washington, D.C. (December 26, 2000) - The Washington, D.C. Auto Show opened its six day run at the Convention Center in downtown Washington today. The show, sponsored by Mattel's Hot Wheels for the second...

Mon 25 Dec 2000
This Week in Racing History (December 24-30)

This Week in Racing History (December 24-30)

This Week in Racing History December 24 F1 and sports car driver Howden Ganley born (1941). December 25 Tony Schumacher, 1999 NHRA Top Fuel Champion and son of former NHRA Funny Car Champion Don Schumacher, born (1969). December 26 Designer...

Kenny Irwin Jr. Memorial Fund

Kenny Irwin Jr. Memorial Fund

[Motorsport.com received this letter from Kenny and Reva Irwin on December 22, 2000 announcing the Kenny Irwin Jr. Memorial Fund. They have requested it be put online to make people aware of the foundation. This worthwhile foundation was created...

Mexico City round 10 race results
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Mexico City round 10 race results

<pre> AUTODROMO HERMANOS RODRIGUEZ, 4.0 km, MEXICO, D.F., México. FECHA: Dom 10 de Diciembre, 2000. Clima: asoleado, 24º C ASISTENCIA PUBLICO: 7 MIL FORMULA 3 INTERNACIONAL Y FORMULA REYNARD RODRIGUEZ BROTHERS RACETRACK, 4.0 km,...