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Mon 23 Dec 2002
CHAMPCAR/CART: SPEED profile - Derek DalyHeadline

CHAMPCAR/CART: SPEED profile - Derek Daly

Over the next several months, SPEED Channel will profile members of its on- air team as well as key figures behind the scenes at the nation's fastest growing sports cable network. The fourth profile in this series highlights veteran racer Derek ...

CHAMPCAR/CART: Johansson tendr? un equipo de CART en el 2003

CHAMPCAR/CART: Johansson tendr? un equipo de CART en el 2003

Indianápolis, Indiana. (20 de diciembre, 2002) - El ex piloto de Champ Car Stefan Johansson, anunció hoy la formación del American Spirit Team Johansson, una escudería que con dos autos estará participando en el Campeonato Champ Car...

CHAMPCAR/CART: Johansson forms two car CART teamHeadline

CHAMPCAR/CART: Johansson forms two car CART team

INDIANAPOLIS (December 20, 2002) - Former Champ Car driver Stefan Johansson announced today the formation of American Spirit Team Johansson, a complete two-car effort that will campaign the 2003 Bridgestone Presents The Champ Car World Series ...

Wieth Racing - Vallelunga test summary

Wieth Racing - Vallelunga test summary

Again a successful long distance test in Vallelunga. Past weekend (14./15. Dec.) Team Wieth Racing was on the track again to test the new F550 GTS. Main target of those very comprehensive tests was not to set new lap records on the Italian track...

British Audi importers enters R8 for 2003 24 Hour

British Audi importers enters R8 for 2003 24 Hour

British Audi importer enters R8 for Le Mans 24 Hour Race assault. Audi UK will enter an R8 sports racing car in the legendary Le Mans 24 Hours on 14-15 June. The British importer of the German prestige car manufacturer has purchased a 2002 ...

Thu 19 Dec 2002
ETCC: LG Super Racing Weekend news 2002-12-14

ETCC: LG Super Racing Weekend news 2002-12-14

As 2002 draws to a close, the teams and drivers taking part in the various events of the LG Super Racing Weekend series can look back on an extremely successful season. Visiting ten circuits in nine European countries, the sixth season of the FIA...

2003 season review

2003 season review

GT Drivers Champion : Christophe Bouchut is one of the most successful and longest-serving drivers in the FIA GT Championship. He has taken part in all but 13 of the rounds ever held, driving for Kremer Racing in 1997, Team Persson Motorsport in...

IRL: Max Jones joins Cheever Racing as General Manager

IRL: Max Jones joins Cheever Racing as General Manager

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (Dec. 16, 2002) - Max Jones, who has won numerous races and championships as a team manager for Roush Racing, has joined Red Bull Cheever Racing as general manager, owner and driver Eddie Cheever Jr. announced today. As...

Sun 15 Dec 2002
SCC: 2002 Porsche Cup top fifteen, past winners

SCC: 2002 Porsche Cup top fifteen, past winners

PORSCHE CUP 2002 - TOP 15 FINISHERS Driver/Country Final Points Prize Money 1. Kevin Buckler (USA) 8,575 points $37,000 2. Michael Schrom (USA) 5,375 points $23,000 3. Stephane Ortelli (Monaco) 5,145 points $18,000 4. Randy Pobst ...

SCC: 2002 Porsche Cup report

SCC: 2002 Porsche Cup report

American Kevin Buckler wins Porsche Cup as world's most successful privateer; U.S. drivers grab unprecedented six of top seven positions. STUTTGART, Germany - December 12 - Kevin Buckler, from Novato, California, is the most successful private...

Thu 12 Dec 2002
BMW M3 GTR files entry for Nurburgring 24-hour

BMW M3 GTR files entry for Nurburgring 24-hour

BMW M3 GTR to celebrate its comeback. Munich (GER), 7 December 2002. The BMW M3 GTR is gearing up for a comeback. BMW will be lining up two of these sports cars on the starting grid of the 2003 Nürburgring 24 Hour Race on 31 May/1 June. The two...

Buckler, Schrom take one-two 2002 Porsche Cup

Buckler, Schrom take one-two 2002 Porsche Cup

SONOMA, Calif. - Dec. 9, 2002 - It was announced Saturday that Kevin Buckler, team owner and driver for The Racer's Group, and co-driver Michael Schrom of Ghent, NY, took 1-2 in the prestigious 2002 Porsche Cup, an annual award given to the top ...

Thu 05 Dec 2002
Team Wieth Racing Magione test notes

Team Wieth Racing Magione test notes

Promising test in Magione / Italy After the successful test on the Pannonia Circuit last week Team Wieth Racing had another two-day-test on the Italian racetrack Magione near Perugia. The Ferrari performed very well without any problems. For...

Tue 19 Nov 2002
ESPN2 Super Truck broadcast announced

ESPN2 Super Truck broadcast announced

ESPN2 to air STRANA special Nov. 21 Broadcast highlights development of super truck racing in North America and 2002 STRANA demo events New Albany, Ohio (November 18, 2002) "As Big As Racing Gets" is the title of an ESPN2 special that will air...

IMSA Headquarters moving to Georgia

IMSA Headquarters moving to Georgia

IMSA headquarters moving to Georgia to be closer to American Le Mans Series offices. CLEARWATER, Fla. (November 18, 2002) -- The headquarters of the International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) will relocate from Clearwater, Fla., to Braselton,...

STRANA: STRANA announces 2003 schedule

STRANA: STRANA announces 2003 schedule

Super Truck Celebrity Challenge 2003 schedule announced. 2003 events feature road-racing stars competing for charities New Albany, Ohio (November 18, 2002) The Super Truck Racing Association of North America (STRANA) today announced the "Super...

Tue 29 Oct 2002
JCTC: Mine round seven notes

JCTC: Mine round seven notes

Second for Motoyama and Krumm in Mine. Qualifying Motoyama again undertook the qualifying attack and secured tenth position for the No.22 car.  " Satoshi was unlucky today, his lap was probably good enough for third place, but he was caught...

Mon 28 Oct 2002
JCTC: Fuji- race results

JCTC: Fuji- race results

<pre> Race | 2002.07.28 | Weather : Fine | Course : Dry | FUJI SPEEDWAY 4.400km | 57Laps (250.800km) PO No C-Po Machine Driver Time/Diff. Laps Best Lap Tire Wh 1 1 ...

Thu 24 Oct 2002
JCTC: Nismo team Mine penultimate round preview

JCTC: Nismo team Mine penultimate round preview

Michael looking forward to penultimate round in Mine this weekend. Michael and regular co-driver Satoshi Motoyama are looking forward to the penultimate round of the 2002 Japanese GT Championship in Mine this weekend. The Nismo team completed...

Tue 22 Oct 2002
Estoril: Season finale race quotes

Estoril: Season finale race quotes

Andrea Piccini, nr 23 BMS Scuderia Italia Ferrari 550 Maranello - 1st in GT : "We started on wet tyres following the advice of Michelin. In the drying conditions, it was very difficult to keep the others behind. But we are very happy with this...

Standings after round 10

Standings after round 10

<pre> 2002 FIA-GT Championship - Provisional Classification after Round 10 Final Championship Classification.xls Pos. NAME OF THE DRIVER Nat. Tot. 1 Christophe Bouchut FRA 49 2 David Terrien FRA ...

Estoril: Round 10 results

Estoril: Round 10 results

Pos No Cl Team Car Laps Time Gap --- ---- --- --------------------------- --------------------- ---- ------------ ---------- 1. 23 GT Deletraz/piccini Ferrari 550M ...

Estoril: Season finale race report

Estoril: Season finale race report

The sixth season of the FIA GT Championship drew to a close at Estoril today, with a fine race, full of changes of fortune on a drying track. As the positions in the top six changed, the GT Teams and Drivers titles swung between Terrien, Bouchut,...