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Fri 17 Dec 1999
Speedvision World Challenge News
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Speedvision World Challenge News

Volume 1, No. 1 Dec. 17, 1999 Welcome to the first issue of the Speedvision World Challenge Newsfax, a weekly electronic update on the happenings in the Speedvision GT and Touring Car Championships -- the fastest growing road racing series ...

Reynard 2KQ Sportscar Texas Test 1999-12-17

Reynard 2KQ Sportscar Texas Test 1999-12-17

Reynard Motorsport is committed to developing its 2KQ sportscar to resolve a small number of initial design and production issues, following a component failure at a Texas Speedway test yesterday in which George Robinson, driving Robinson...

Mon 13 Dec 1999
Sears Point Added to 2000 World Challenge Schedule
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Sears Point Added to 2000 World Challenge Schedule

ENGLEWOOD, Colo.—SCCA Pro Racing has announced the addition of Sears Point Raceway to the 2000 Speedvision World Challenge Championship schedule. One additional venue will be added shortly to bring the season total to 10 races. ...

Wed 01 Dec 1999
Cadillac Prepares Le Mans Campaign

Cadillac Prepares Le Mans Campaign

PARIS, Dec 1 (AFP) - British driver Andy Wallace - a former winner - will be in the cockpit when Cadillac, under parent company General Motors, launch their return to the Le Mans 24 hour race, it was revealed Wednesday. Team leader Herb ...

Dodge Viper Has Most Successful Year Yet

Dodge Viper Has Most Successful Year Yet

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Dec. 11 1999 - With its recent overall victory in the FIA GT Series, coupled with its undefeated season in the inaugural year of the American Le Mans Series (ALMS) season and repeated success in the 24 Hours of Le Mans, the...

Cadillac Prepares Le Mans Campaign

Cadillac Prepares Le Mans Campaign

PARIS, Dec 1 (AFP) - British driver Andy Wallace - a former winner - will be in the cockpit when Cadillac, under parent company General Motors, launch their return to the Le Mans 24 hour race, it was revealed Wednesday. Team leader Herb ...

Dodge Viper Has Most Successful Year Yet

Dodge Viper Has Most Successful Year Yet

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Dec. 11 1999 - With its recent overall victory in the FIA GT Series, coupled with its undefeated season in the inaugural year of the American Le Mans Series (ALMS) season and repeated success in the 24 Hours of Le Mans, the...

Tue 23 Nov 1999
New Look for 2000
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New Look for 2000

SPEEDVISION WORLD CHALLENGE GETS NEW LOOK FOR 2000 BIGGER WHEELS, SPEC WINGS AMONG CHANGES ENGLEWOOD, Colo.–Keeping with the automotive aftermarket craze, the Speedvision World Challenge Championships will debut a more aggressive look in ...

Tue 16 Nov 1999
Five More Dates Announced
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Five More Dates Announced

FIVE ADDITIONAL SPEEDVISION WORLD CHALLENGE DATES ANNOUNCED ENGLEWOOD, Colo. -- SCCA Pro Racing has announced five more weekends for the Speedvision World Challenge GT and Touring Car Championships, bringing the season total to 10. Mosport ...

Tue 09 Nov 1999
1999 Speedvision World Challenge Season Review
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1999 Speedvision World Challenge Season Review

1999 SEASON REVIEW -- ARCHER, GALATI COME OUT ON TOP OF BANNER SPEEDVISION WORLD CHALLENGE YEAR ENGLEWOOD, Colo. -- This year, the World Challenge was saturated in newness, with Speedvision as its new title sponsor, new class names, new cars,...

Thu 28 Oct 1999
JCTC: Tom Coronel Motegi Finale Report

JCTC: Tom Coronel Motegi Finale Report

Tom Coronel and his teammate Hidetoshi Mitsusada finished in fifth place with the Mobil 1 Nakajima Honda NSX in the final round of the Japanese GT series at Motegi. The championship was won by Erik Comas in the NISMO Nissan Skyline GT-R. "All in...

Thu 21 Oct 1999
Reynard Unveils 2KQ Sportscar

Reynard Unveils 2KQ Sportscar

Brackley, UK. October 21st 1999...Adrian Reynard, Chairman and Chief Executive, Reynard Motorsport, unveiled the new Reynard 2KQ Sportscar at the Reynard headquarters in Brackley today. The car is the first new Reynard marque customer car to be...

Wed 20 Oct 1999
Speedvision World Challenge Banquet
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Speedvision World Challenge Banquet

SPEEDVISION WORLD CHALLENGE® COMPETITORS HONORED ENGLEWOOD, Colo.—Speedvision World Challenge competitors received over $150,000 in cash and prizes at the 1999 Awards Banquet, held October 10 in Monterey, Calif. Derek Bell and David...

Tue 12 Oct 1999
Laguan Seca Mills Sport Racing Finale
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Laguan Seca Mills Sport Racing Finale

Cupertino, CA. - The race started with a bang and ended with a bang. At the start the green flag dropped and David looked as though he were standing still while the others were shot out of a cannon as he fell back from his 17th place starting ...

Sat 09 Oct 1999
Laguna Seca Speedvision World Challenge Touring Race Story, Results
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Laguna Seca Speedvision World Challenge Touring Race Story, Results

MONTEREY, Calif. (October 9) - Pierre Kleinubing, of Erexim, Brazil, lead a podium sweep for his RealTime Racing team in the Speedvision World Challenge Touring Car Championship race at Laguna Seca Raceway, leading flag-to-flag to top...

Laguna Seca GT and Touring Qualifying
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Laguna Seca GT and Touring Qualifying

MONTEREY, CALIF. (October 8) -- Peter Kitchak and Pierre Kleinubing were the respective class fastest qualifiers for the Speedvision World Challenge GT and Touring Car Championships season finale at the Laguna Seca Raceway, in Monterey, ...

Mon 04 Oct 1999
Watkins Glen

Watkins Glen

Watkins Glen, NY (October 3, 1999) - David Donohue and Jean-Philippe Belloc capitalized on their teammates misfortune to win the ninth round of the FIA Grand Touring Championship on the challenging 3.37-mile Watkins Glen long course. The...

Watkins Glen Race Report

Watkins Glen Race Report

1999 FIA GT Championship - Round 9 : Watkins Glen, NY (USA) Sunday, October 3rd, 1999 - Race Report Weather Bright and sunny Victory for Belloc and Donohue An eleventh-hour twist at Watkins Glen on Sunday gave Jean-Philippe Belloc a...

Sun 03 Oct 1999
Pikes Peak Touring Results, Story, Points
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Pikes Peak Touring Results, Story, Points

HEMMINGSON SCORES SURPRISE SPEEDVISION TOURING CAR WIN AT PPIR FOUNTAIN, Colo. (October 3) -- Chuck Hemmingson, of Des Moines, Iowa, scored his first Speedvision World Challenge Touring Car win since Minneapolis, 1996, taking race two...

Pikes Peak GT Results, Story
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Pikes Peak GT Results, Story

KITCHAK TAKES SPEEDVISION GT AT PPIR, POINTS LEAD FOUNTAIN, Colo. (October 3) -- Peter Kitchak, of Excelsior, Minn., took his fourth Speedvision World Challenge GT Championship win of the season at Pikes Peak International Raceway, thus taking...

Watkins Glen Race Facts

Watkins Glen Race Facts

FIA GT Championship - Round 9 : Watkins Glen, NY (USA) Sunday 3 October 1999 - Race Facts Weather conditions : Cloudy - Track : Dry 93 laps or three hours to go Official start time : 13.00 Starting grid : 2 - 18 - 1 - 19 - 15 - 22 - 6 - 21...

Sat 02 Oct 1999
Pikes Peak Touring Race I Results
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Pikes Peak Touring Race I Results

TURNER SCORES SECOND SPEEDVISION TOURING WIN IN WILD PPIR RACE FOUNTAIN, Colo. (October 2) -- Will Turner, of Newbury Port, Mass., took his second-career Speedvision World Challenge Touring Car Championship win at the PPIR Road Racing Classic...