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Mon 15 Dec 2008
Farnbacher Loles Racing announce 2009 plans

Farnbacher Loles Racing announce 2009 plans

Farnbacher Loles Racing will continue its strong association with Porsche in 2009. The team will again field a host of Porsche race cars in the American Le Mans Series, Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series and Patron GT3 Cup Challenge. Farnbacher...

Series news on Flying Lizard team 2008-12-12

Series news on Flying Lizard team 2008-12-12

LIZARDS REUNITE BERGMEISTER, LONG FOR 2009 Flying Lizard Motorsports announced a two-car GT2 program for the 2009 American Le Mans Series season, adding American Porsche factory driver Patrick Long to its lineup. Long will reunite with Jorg ...

Patrick Long announces 2009 plans

Patrick Long announces 2009 plans

Porsche announced today that factory driver Patrick Long, 2-time winner at the 24 Hours of Le Mans, will return to action in the American Le Mans Series in 2009, driving the ...

Flying Lizards Motorsports announces 2009 plans

Flying Lizards Motorsports announces 2009 plans

Flying Lizard Unveils 2009 ALMS GT2 Program: Two 911 GT3 RSRs, Joerg Bergmeister and Patrick Long to Team in the No. 45 Porsche December 12, 2008 -- Flying Lizard Motorsports, the 2008 American Le Mans Series GT2 team champions, announced today...

Sun 14 Dec 2008
Dyson joins forces with Mazda for 2009 P2 contestHeadline

Dyson joins forces with Mazda for 2009 P2 contest

Two of the most prominent names in American road racing will team up for a bid on the LM P2 championship. Dyson Racing made it official Thursday, confirming the highly speculated rumors that it will campaign two Mazda MZR-R-powered Lola B08/86 ...

Fri 12 Dec 2008
Eddie Sharp Racing signs Tim George Jr for 2009

Eddie Sharp Racing signs Tim George Jr for 2009

Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series Rookie of the Year to Drive for ESR in 2009 Denver, N.C. (December 10, 2008) -- Tim George, Jr. has made a rapid and very successful climb into the world of racing. In 2009, the Grand-Am Rolex Series Rookie of...

Series quote from Porsche's Duerheimer

Series quote from Porsche's Duerheimer

PORSCHE'S DUERHEIMER: WE BELIEVE IN THE AMERICAN LE MANS SERIES The annual Porsche Motorsport Night last weekend in Weissach, Germany gave Wolfgang Duerheimer, member of the Executive Board for Research and Development at Porsche, a chance to ...

Dyson Racing announces Mazda partnership

Dyson Racing announces Mazda partnership

Dyson Racing and Mazda Form Partnership for 2009 and Beyond POUGHKEEPSIE, NY December 11, 2008 Dyson Racing and MAZDASPEED Motorsports have joined forces for a long-term partnership in the top echelon of American sportscar racing. Sponsored by...

Labonte comments on leaving Petty Enterprises

Labonte comments on leaving Petty Enterprises

Bobby Labonte and Petty Enterprises End Partnership Archdale, N.C. (December 11, 2008) - Effective immediately, Bobby Labonte has been released from all contractual obligations with Petty Enterprises. The terms were mutually agreed by both ...

Edwards - Ford interview 2008-12-10

Edwards - Ford interview 2008-12-10

This Week in Ford Racing Carl Edwards, driver of the No. 99 Aflac Ford Fusion, enters the off-season having won more NASCAR Sprint Cup Series races than any other driver in 2008. Edwards, who won nine times, including three of the last four ...

Ingram's Flat Spot On: NASCAR Factories out?

Ingram's Flat Spot On: NASCAR Factories out?

Flat Spot On by Jonathan Ingram NASCAR Factories Out? If America's manufacturers have to change their role as major players in NASCAR, it wouldn't be the first time. It's happened twice before in the 60-year history of the sanctioning body,...

Tue 09 Dec 2008
Series spotlight - Tafel Racing's Jim Tafel

Series spotlight - Tafel Racing's Jim Tafel

TAFEL RACING REFLECTIONS: JIM TAFEL Jim Tafel had a unique perspective to the success of his Tafel Racing team in the 2008 American Le Mans Series. From both on top of the Tafel pit structure during a race to behind the wheel of one of the...

ALMS summary on 2008 Tour de Road America

ALMS summary on 2008 Tour de Road America

TOUR DE ROAD AMERICA - BIKE RIDE TO FIGHT CANCER CONCLUDES 2008 FUNDRAISING CAMPAIGN WITH RECORD RESULTS, GEARS UP FOR 2009! Elkhart Lake, Wis., - The Tour de Road America - Bike Ride to Fight Cancer presented by Delta Dental concluded its 2008...

Rusty Wallace Racing's sponsor renews

Rusty Wallace Racing's sponsor renews

RE-ENERGIZED: 5-HOUR ENERGY TO FUEL STEVE WALLACE AND RUSTY WALLACE RACING IN 2009 --Energy Shot Returns for Second Season as Sponsor of One of Racing's Most Energetic Drivers-- MOORESVILLE, NC (December 8, 2008)--Officials of Novi, ...

Series news on Porsche Cup results

Series news on Porsche Cup results

PORSCHE CUP STANDINGS FEATURE STRONG SERIES FLAVOR The American Le Mans Series once again is well-represented in the final Porsche Cup standings for 2008. Australian Alex Davison won the Porsche Cup, awarded annually to the world's most...

NJMP releases 2009 schedule
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NJMP releases 2009 schedule

New Jersey Motorsports Park Releases Schedule for 2009 Season Calendar Features Seven Major Spectator Events, Opening with Grand-Am Weekend Millville, NJ -- December 8, 2008 -- New Jersey Motorsports Park (NJMP) announces the 2009 season...

Series news on Braham's fund-raising event

Series news on Braham's fund-raising event

BRABHAM'S AUTOSPORT KARTING RACE DRAWING BIG NAMES Some of the top drivers from the American Le Mans Series will join David Brabham in raising more than $70,000 as part of the BP Ultimate Charity Karting Challenge at next month's ...

Series notebook 2008-12-08

Series notebook 2008-12-08

COVINGTON KY (12-6-08) - As a preamble to the 56th annual ARCA RE/MAX Series championship awards banquet at the Northern Kentucky Convention Center, several key announcements took center stage during the annual series press conference in...

Mon 08 Dec 2008
2008 Championship Awards Banquet report

2008 Championship Awards Banquet report

Justin Allgaier Earns 2008 ARCA RE/MAX Series Championship: Honored at Championship Awards Banquet COVINGTON KY (12-06-08)--The storybook ending to the 2008 ARCA RE/MAX Series came this weekend at the Northern Kentucky Convention Center in ...

Sheltra Motorsports to return in 2009

Sheltra Motorsports to return in 2009

2009 Brings Plenty Of Racing For Sheltra Motorsports COVINGTON, Kentucky (December 6, 2008) - - Officials from Sheltra Motorsports announced today at the ARCA RE/MAX Series (ARS) Championship Awards Banquet Press Conference exercises that the...

Yarborough presents Johnson with championship ring

Yarborough presents Johnson with championship ring

Yarborough Surprises Johnson With Ring Presentation DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Dec. 5, 2008) -- Three-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion Cale Yarborough made an unannounced appearance tonight at the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Awards Ceremony at the...

Champions Week, Day five report

Champions Week, Day five report

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Champions Week -- Day 5 2008 Champions' Week Winds Up With Annual Awards Ceremony Jimmie Johnson And The No. 48 Team Building A Dynasty In The Sport DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Dec. 5, 2008) -- A busy week in New York City...

Series statement on Audi departure

Series statement on Audi departure

ATHERTON PRAISES AUDI'S ACCOMPLISHMENTS AND CONTRIBUTION American Le Mans Series President and CEO Scott Atherton expressed nothing but praise for Audi following its announcement that it will depart after the first event of the 2009 season, ...

EU3: Audi to concentrate on European motorsport

EU3: Audi to concentrate on European motorsport

Audi concentrates on European motorsport Ingolstadt -- Audi concentrates its motorsport programmes for the 2009 season on the new R15 TDI sport prototype for the 24 Hours of Le Mans, the re-worked racing touring car A4 DTM and the newly...

Audi pulls plug on season-long programsHeadline

Audi pulls plug on season-long programs

The most successful manufacturer in American Le Mans Series history has scrapped its factory participation. Come 2009, Audi's works entries will not be on the grid on a full-time basis, ending the German manufacturer's tenure in the series that ...

Sun 07 Dec 2008
Cytosport, Pickett living the Le Mans dreamHeadline

Cytosport, Pickett living the Le Mans dream

The 76th running of the 24 Hours of Le Mans marks a historic first for Greg Pickett and his Team Cytosport organization. The California-based team has made the trip across the Atlantic for their first twice-around-the-clock French marathon. But...

Fri 05 Dec 2008
Randy Moss reviews inaugural season as team owner

Randy Moss reviews inaugural season as team owner

RANDY MOSS ENJOYS FIRST SEASON AS NASCAR TRUCK SERIES OWNER NFL Superstar Looks Forward to More Success in 2009 STATESVILLE, NC (December 4, 2008)* -- When the 2008 Truck Series season started in Daytona Beach, Florida back in February the No....

David Brabham awarded BRDC Woolf Barnato Trophy

David Brabham awarded BRDC Woolf Barnato Trophy

Brabham Adds BRDC Woolf Barnato Trophy To Season Honours Sportscar legend David Brabham will receive the BRDC Woolf Barnato Trophy for the second time in his illustrious career, at the annual prestigious British Racing Drivers' Club Awards 2008...

Scott Zipadelli named No 38 crew chief

Scott Zipadelli named No 38 crew chief

BRAUN RACING ANNOUNCES SCOTT ZIPADELLI AS CREW CHIEF FOR JASON LEFFLER AND THE NO. 38 GREAT CLIPS TEAM MOORESVILLE, NC (December 5, 2008) -- Braun Racing is pleased to announce that Scott Zipadelli has joined their organization to serve ...

Brad Keselowski named most popular driver

Brad Keselowski named most popular driver

Keselowski Joins Boss in Being Voted "Most Popular"; Earnhardt Jr.'s young driver caps breakout season with first MPD Award MOORESVILLE, N.C. - For once, Dale Earnhardt Jr. isn't the only one inside JR Motorsports who is most popular among his...

Series quote from BMW's Birkmann

Series quote from BMW's Birkmann

BMW'S BIRKMANN: SERIES A LOGICAL FIT FOR US As the 57th Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring presented by Fresh from Florida inches closer, BMW and Rahal Letterman Racing are continuing their efforts to debut their two-car factory-sponsored program...

Champions Week, day four report

Champions Week, day four report

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Champions Week -- Day 4 2008 Season's Top Performers Honored At Annual Media Luncheon Former Track Owner Bob Bahre Receives Top Industry Award For Racing Contributions DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Dec. 4, 2008) -- The top ...

Earnhardt Jr wins most popular driver award

Earnhardt Jr wins most popular driver award

Dale Earnhardt Jr. Wins Sixth Consecutive Most Popular Driver Award Trails Only Bill Elliott and Richard Petty for Most Wins MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (December 4, 2008) -- NASCAR fans across the nation have once again made a statement about their...

Toyota Motorsports 2008 season review

Toyota Motorsports 2008 season review

10 FOR TOYOTA: Toyota Camry drivers earned 10 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series (NSCS) wins in 2008. Kyle Busch led the Camry contingent with eight victories in his No. 18 Joe Gibbs Racing (JGR) Camry. Busch earned Toyota's initial Cup triumph at Atlanta...

Toyota Motorsports 2008 season review

Toyota Motorsports 2008 season review

BENSON THE BEST: Toyota Tundra driver Johnny Benson captured his first NCTS driver's championship with a thrilling finish at Homestead-Miami Speedway to edge Ron Hornaday, Jr., in the final standings by just seven points. It marked Benson's ...