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Wed 23 Dec 1998
BTCC: News summary 98-12-23

BTCC: News summary 98-12-23

Sainz out of Le Mans chance Carlos Sainz' chances of racing for Toyota in the Le Mans 24 Hours race have gone away, after the new rally callendar just published means a clash of events for the Spaniard. The Acropolis Rally ends on the day of...

Thu 19 Nov 1998
Speedvision World Challenge 1999 Schedule
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Speedvision World Challenge 1999 Schedule

SPEEDVISION WORLD CHALLENGE SLATES INITIAL SIX-RACE SCHEDULE; ADDITIONAL RACES TO BE ANNOUNCED ENGLEWOOD, Colo. -- SCCA Pro Racing has announced its initial six-race schedule for the 1999 Speedvision World Challenge, with up to four...

Speedvision Network Sponsors World Challenge
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Speedvision Network Sponsors World Challenge

THE SPEEDVISION NETWORK NAMED WORLD CHALLENGE TITLE SPONSOR; FIVE-YEAR COMMITMENT TO BOOST NORTH AMERICA'S PREMIER PRODUCTION-BASED SERIES ENGLEWOOD, Colo. -- The Speedvision Network has been named title sponsor for the World Challenge,...

Sat 14 Nov 1998
Bathurst Race Report

Bathurst Race Report

CENTURY BATTERIES BATHURST 3-HOUR SHOWROOM SHOWDOWN - NOVEMBER 14 RACE REPORT 14th November 1998 PORSCHE AND FERRARI STAGE THREE HOUR DOG FIGHT Peter Fitzgerald and Jim Richards emerged victorious for Porsche after a three hour fight to the...

Fri 13 Nov 1998
Bathurst Friday Qualifying

Bathurst Friday Qualifying

CENTURY BATTERIES BATHURST 3-HOUR SHOWROOM SHOWDOWN - NOVEMBER 14 QUALIFYING REPORT 13th November 1998 BOSNJAK AND BENINCA BLAST THEIR WAY AROUND THE MOUNTAIN Mazda RX7 pilot Terry Bosnjak and recently crowned 1998 GTP production champion ...

Thu 12 Nov 1998
Bathhurst Thursday Practice Report

Bathhurst Thursday Practice Report

MAZDA LOOMS AS POTENTIAL MOUNTAIN MASTER Terry Bosnjak and V8 Supercar star Thomas Mezera look set to challenge for outright success in Saturday's Century Batteries 3-Hour Bathurst Showroom Showdown after setting the second fastest time in ...

Bathurst Wednesday Update

Bathurst Wednesday Update

MOUNT PANORAMA NEWS BREAKS Three time Formula One World Champion, Sir Jack Brabham, has been announced as the official safety car driver for this weekend's Century Batteries 3-Hour Bathurst Showroom Showdown. Sir Jack will lead the parade lap...

Wed 11 Nov 1998
1999 Schedule Announced

1999 Schedule Announced

1999 SATCC Shell Championship Series Calendar Announced! Prize Pool Doubles to $3 Million V8 SUPERCARS will compete for double the '98 prize pool, with a fund of $3 million on offer for the new look, 13 round, 1999 Shell ...

Mt. Panorama Preview

Mt. Panorama Preview

This year's FAI 1000 Classic looks set to break all records with the nation's premier V8 endurance race on November 12-15 likely to attract the biggest field ever and require pre-qualifying for the first time. 1998 will be the most ...

Mon 09 Nov 1998
Grant Kenny, Guy Andrews Bathurst Preview

Grant Kenny, Guy Andrews Bathurst Preview

8th November 1998 IRON MEN SET TO SWAP THE OCEAN WAVES FOR THE MOUNTAIN Iron Man legends Grant Kenny and Guy Andrews are no stranger to fierce competition, but the rises, twists and turns of Mount Panorama will present a different challenge...

Sat 07 Nov 1998
Adelaide Preview

Adelaide Preview

6th November 1998 THE STREETS OF ADELAIDE LIGHT UP! The streets of Adelaide are set to come alight when the stars and cars from the Australian GT Production Car Championship do battle in the inaugural Sunset Showroom Shoot-out at the...

Paul Morris Bathrust Preview

Paul Morris Bathrust Preview

BATHURST 3-HOUR SHOWROOM SHOWDOWN -- SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 14 3rd November 1998 SUPER TOURING AND INDY LIGHTS STAR FOR SHOWROOM SHOWDOWN Multiple Australian Super Touring Car Champion and Indy Lights combatant, Paul Morris is the latest addition...

Bathrust Facts

Bathrust Facts

BATHURST 3-HOUR SHOWROOM SHOWDOWN - SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 14 7th November 1998 DID YOU KNOW? The oldest driver in the 3-Hour Bathurst Showroom Showdown will be Murray Carter at the age of 67. Paul Dumbrell is the youngest at only 16 - 51 years...

Tue 03 Nov 1998
CHAMPCAR/CART: BTCC: Neil Ressler - New Chairman of Cosworth Racing

CHAMPCAR/CART: BTCC: Neil Ressler - New Chairman of Cosworth Racing

NEIL RESSLER APPOINTED CHAIRMAN OF COSWORTH RACING NORTHAMPTON, England, 2 November, 1998 - Neil Ressler, has been appointed Chairman of Cosworth Racing, with immediate effect. Currently Vice President of Advanced Vehicle Technology for Ford...

Mon 26 Oct 1998
Bathhurst Preview

Bathhurst Preview

BATHURST 3-HOUR SHOWROOM SHOWDOWN – SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 14 26th October, 1998 MAXIMUM GRID FOR GTP BATHURST SHOWDOWN Australia’s fastest growing motorsport category is set to totally fill the grid at Mount Panorama for this year’s ...

Sun 18 Oct 1998
Gold Coast Results Race Two

Gold Coast Results Race Two

COURIER MAIL GTP CLASSIC - OCTOBER 15 - 18 HONDA INDY RACE TWO 18th SEPTEMBER 1998 FIRST CORNER DRAMA HANDS FORBES VICTORY A first corner drama virtually handed victory to NSW driver Rodney Forbes after Jim Richards and Ross Almond were ...

Gold Coast Results Race One

Gold Coast Results Race One

COURIER MAIL GTP CLASSIC - OCTOBER 15 - 18 HONDA INDY RACE ONE 17th SEPTEMBER 1998 FORBES MAKES LAST LAP PASS TO GRAB VICTORY Rodney Forbes made a last minute pass to clinch victory in the opening race of The Courier Mail GTP Classic on the...

Fri 16 Oct 1998
Gold Coast Qualifying

Gold Coast Qualifying

COURIER MAIL GTP CLASSIC - OCTOBER 15 - 18 HONDA INDY PRACTICE 16th SEPTEMBER 1998 FORBES & RICHARDS SET THE GTP INDY PACE Young GTP star Rodney Forbes held off a determined challenge from Bathurst legend Jim Richards to claim pole position...

Gold Coast Thrusday Practice

Gold Coast Thrusday Practice

COURIER MAIL GTP CLASSIC - OCTOBER 15 - 18 HONDA INDY PRACTICE 15th SEPTEMBER 1998 PORSCHE PAIR SET THE PACE AT GTP INDY Porsche duo Rodney Forbes and Jim Richards set the pace on the opening day of practice today for The Courier Mail GTP ...

Wed 14 Oct 1998
Darren Palmer To Drive at Gold Coast

Darren Palmer To Drive at Gold Coast

COURIER MAIL GTP CLASSIC - OCTOBER 15 - 18 1998 HONDA INDY 14th SEPTEMBER 1998 YOUNG PALMER FLIES IN FOR FERRARI INDY DRIVE Young US based open wheeler star Darren Palmer is set to fill some big shoes as he climbs aboard the Ferrari Eau De...

CHAMPCAR/CART: Gold Coast Schedule

CHAMPCAR/CART: Gold Coast Schedule

Schedule of Events GOLD COAST HONDA INDY (All times local, GMT+10) Friday, October 16, 1998 8:45 AM-9:15 AM Holden Qualifying 10:30 AM-12:00 PM CART Practice 12:55 PM-1:25 PM GT Production Qualifying ...

Tue 13 Oct 1998
Gold Coast Preview

Gold Coast Preview

COURIER MAIL GTP CLASSIC - OCTOBER 15 - 18 HONDA INDY PREVIEW 13th SEPTEMBER 1998 BATHURST WINNING "RICHO" BACK TO GTP Bathurst Super Touring victor Jim Richards is set to return to the GT Production action next weekend when he climbs aboard...

Tue 06 Oct 1998
SCCA Pro Fax 98-10-06
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SCCA Pro Fax 98-10-06

SCCA Pro Fax Volume 5, Number 8 October 6, 1998 The NTB Trans-Am Wraps Up Record-breaking Season: With the completion of last weekend's finale at the Texaco Grand Prix of Houston, the 1998 NTB Trans-Am Series has an impressive statistical ...

Sat 26 Sep 1998
Pikes Peak report
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Pikes Peak report

BORCHELLER, REALTIME RACING SWEEP RACES AND TITLES SEASON FINALE AT PIKES PEAK FOUNTAIN, Colo. – Terry Borcheller, of Phoenix, Ariz., won his fourth straight World Challenge T1 race by a 0.191-second margin over Bobby Archer, of Ft. Worth, ...

Wed 23 Sep 1998
BTCC: Paul Radisich Silverstone Review

BTCC: Paul Radisich Silverstone Review

Rounds 25 and 26 SILVERSTONE 20th September 1998 SEASON ENDS ON A HIGH FOR RADISICH Paul Radisich's 1998 season drew to a close on a high note, the Esso Ultron Team Peugeot driver forced his way up the leaderboard from 14th to sixth in ...

Tue 22 Sep 1998
Mon 21 Sep 1998
BTCC: Sliverstone Race Report

BTCC: Sliverstone Race Report

1998 Auto Trader RAC British Touring Car Championship Rounds 25 & 26, Silverstone, Northamptonshire - Sunday September 20 1998 Mansell Draws Record Crowd To BTCC Finale * Record crowd for Nigel Mansell's last 1998 Ford Mondeo Racing ...

Thu 17 Sep 1998
Proposed 1999 Schedule

Proposed 1999 Schedule

1999 SHELL AUSTRALIAN TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP Proposed dates are : Round 1 - Eastern Creek - 27/28 March Round 2 - Adelaide Street - 9/11 April Round 3 - Barbagallo - 1/2 May Round 4 - Sandown - 15/16 May Round 5 - Hidden Valley - 5/6 June Round...

Tue 15 Sep 1998
BTCC: Oulton Park Paul Radisich Review

BTCC: Oulton Park Paul Radisich Review

RADISICH TAKEN OUT OF OULTON PARK DOUBLE HEADER http://www.paulradisich.co.uk It was a barren day for New Zealand in the BTCC - Paul Radisich forced out of both rounds 23 and 24 and Craig Baird dropped by Ford just two weeks short of the 1998...

Mon 14 Sep 1998
Sun 13 Sep 1998
Sandown race report

Sandown race report

OAMPS INSURANCE ENDURANCE CLASSIC - SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 13 SANDOWN INTERNATIONAL MOTOR RACEWAY SUNDAY 13th SEPTEMBER 1998 PASTA POWER - ITALIAN SQUAD TAKE VICTORY An Italian car and two drivers of Italian origin dominated proceedings to take...

BTCC: Oulton Park Ford race notes

BTCC: Oulton Park Ford race notes

1998 Auto Trader RAC British Touring Car Championship Rounds 23 & 24, Oulton Park, Cheshire - Sunday September 13 1998 Solid Solo Performance Nets Hoy More Points * Two top ten finishes for Ford Mondeo Racing * Team prepares for Nigel ...

Sat 12 Sep 1998
OAMPS Qualifying Report

OAMPS Qualifying Report

OAMPS INSURANCE ENDURANCE CLASSIC - SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 13 SANDOWN INTERNATIONAL MOTOR RACEWAY SATURDAY, 12th SEPTEMBER 1998 COSTANZO PULLS OFF THE ITALIAN JOB Maserati earned its first ever GT Production pole position at the OAMPS Insurance...

Fri 11 Sep 1998
Sandown Friday Report

Sandown Friday Report

OAMPS INSURANCE ENDURANCE CLASSIC SANDOWN INTERNATIONAL MOTOR RACEWAY FRIDAY 11th SEPTEMBER 1998 MASERATI SETS THE GTP SANDOWN PACE Australian open wheel racing legend Alfredo Costanzo stunned his opposition in practice for the OAMPS...

BTCC: Ford World Rally Team Extends Racewear Agreement

BTCC: Ford World Rally Team Extends Racewear Agreement

Ford World Rally team has extended its partnership in the FIA World Rally Championship with Italian racewear manufacturer Sparco. The agreement ensures that Sparco, which currently supplies overalls, boots, balaclavas and racing gloves to Ford...

Thu 10 Sep 1998
Sandown Grant Kenny Preview

Sandown Grant Kenny Preview

OAMPS INSURANCE ENDURANCE CLASSIC - SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 13 SANDOWN INTERNATIONAL MOTOR RACEWAY WEDNESDAY 9th SEPTEMBER 1998 GRANT KENNY CHASING CHEQUERED FLAGS Iron man legend Grant Kenny is set to swap the ocean waves for the sweeping turns...