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Fri 31 Dec 1999
ASTC: Paul Morris to expand racing commitments in 2000

ASTC: Paul Morris to expand racing commitments in 2000

Paul Morris, the most successful driver in the BOC Gases Australian Super Touring Championship, today announced plans to expand his motor racing commitments in 2000 and also race in the V8 series for Holdens and Fords. The 32-year-old from the...

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 ...

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. ...

Mon 06 Dec 1999
Craig Baird to Drive for Stone Brothers

Craig Baird to Drive for Stone Brothers

December 6 1999 Jim and Ross Stone of Stone Brothers Racing have confirmed that New Zealand international driver, Craig Baird, will pilot the Pirtek AU XR8 Falcon for the 2000 Shell Championship Series. Baird drove for the team alongside Jason...

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 ...

Sun 14 Nov 1999
CAT Racing Bathurst Raceday Notes

CAT Racing Bathurst Raceday Notes

Cat Racing¹s dream of successful Bathurst debut fell short at Mount Panorama today with engine failure putting out the ...

Bathurst Cat Racing Qualifying

Bathurst Cat Racing Qualifying

CAT RACING V8 SUPERCAR ­ SHELL CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES TOP TEN ­ ROUND THIRTEEN, FAI 1000, BATHURST SATURDAY, 13th NOVEMBER 1999 BOWE AND RICHARDS FIRED UP DESPITE TOP TEN DISAPPOINTMENT Cat Racing stars John Bowe and Jim Richards will...

Poolrite 3-Hour Bathurst Showroom Showdown Results

Poolrite 3-Hour Bathurst Showroom Showdown Results

POOLRITE 3-HOUR BATHURST SHOWROOOM SHOWDOWN SATURDAY, 13th NOVEMBER, 1999 MAZDA DUO TAKE 3-HOUR FIGHT AS FERRARI DESTROYED IN FIERY CRASH New South Wales Mazda drivers Terry Bosnjak and Mark Williamson survived a dramatic race of attrition to...

Fri 12 Nov 1999
Bathurst Qualifying

Bathurst Qualifying

Past winner John Bowe steered his 8-litre Dodge Viper GTS Coupe through the heavy traffic of a record field today to claim pole position for tomorrow¹s Poolrite 3-Hour Bathurst Showroom Showdown at Mount Panorama. Bowe, sharing the car with...

CAT RACING Bathhurst Qualifying

CAT RACING Bathhurst Qualifying

Cat Racing¹s stunning Mount Panorama speed continued at the FAI 1000 at Bathurst today with John Bowe qualifying third fastest for tomorrow¹s top ten shoot-out. Bowe stopped the clocks at 2:10.436, only two tenths of a second from ...

Thu 11 Nov 1999
Mt. Panorama Bathurst Qualifying Report

Mt. Panorama Bathurst Qualifying Report

VIPER SETS THE PACE AS THE GTP TRAFFIC STORMS MOUNT PANORAMA The barnstorming Dodge Viper GTS Coupe has taken the upper hand in a frantic opening qualifying session for this Saturday¹s Poolrite 3-Hour Bathurst Showroom Showdown at Mount ...

Mt. Panorama Bathurst Cat Racing Qualifying Review

Mt. Panorama Bathurst Cat Racing Qualifying Review

CAT RACING V8 SUPERCAR - SHELL CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES QUALIFYING - ROUND THIRTEEN, FAI 1000, BATHURST ISSUED: THURSDAY, 11th NOVEMBER 1999 CAT RACING SHOWS GREAT PACE IN MOUNT PANORAMA DEBUT Cat Racing made a stunning debut at Mount Panorama,...

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,...

Mt. Panorama 1999 FAI Bathurst 1000 Preview

Mt. Panorama 1999 FAI Bathurst 1000 Preview

It ends here. The culmination of the Australian motor sport season, all the championships have been decided, all the major international world championship events run and won. All that is left is three days of practice and qualifying then 6 and...

Fri 05 Nov 1999
Bathurst Update and Entry List

Bathurst Update and Entry List

With last year¹s 3-Hour Bathurst Showroom Showdown culminating in the closest finish in Mount Panorama history, this year¹s over- subscribed record entry are set to fight out an even tougher event in 1999. With 59 cars battling it out for 55...

Fri 29 Oct 1999
CAT Racing Bathhurst Preview

CAT Racing Bathhurst Preview

V8 SUPERCAR ­ SHELL CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES ROUND THIRTEEN, FAI 1000, BATHURST Cat Racing¹s multiple Bathurst winners John Bowe and Jim Richards will the hit the mountain as the most experienced duo for this year¹s FAI 1000 at Mount ...

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...

Sun 17 Oct 1999
Gold Coast Race Two Results

Gold Coast Race Two Results

INDY RACE TWO 17th OCTOBER 1999 Iron Man legends Guy Andrews and Grant Kenny proved they are equally as proficient as racing drivers with strong performances in the QR City Train GTP Classic at the Honda Indy 300 at Surfers Paradise. Andrews...

Gold Coast Race One

Gold Coast Race One

AUSTRALIAN GT PRODUCTION CAR RACING INDY RACE ONE 16th OCTOBER 1999 RICHARDS HOLDS OFF FERRARI CHALLENGE AT INDY Porsche driver Jim Richards held off a fighting challenge from the Ferrari of Wayne Park in a frantic opening race of the QR...

Fri 15 Oct 1999
Gold Coast Qualifying Report

Gold Coast Qualifying Report

AUSTRALIAN GT PRODUCTION CAR RACING INDY QUALIFYING 15th OCTOBER 1999 RICHARDS BLASTS HIS WAY TO GTP POLE POSITION The street circuit master Jim Richards again stamped his authority on the streets of Surfers Paradise with a stunning ...

Thu 14 Oct 1999
Gold Coast Thursday Practice

Gold Coast Thursday Practice

AUSTRALIAN GT PRODUCTION CAR RACING INDY PRACTICE 14th OCTOBER 1999 LOCAL BMW ACE TACKLES QUEENSLAND DOWNPOUR Local Gold Coast ace Beric Lynton is set to throw down a challenge to Porsche and Ferrari with a strong performance aboard his BMW...

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 ...

Iron Men Tackle the Streets of Gold Coast

Iron Men Tackle the Streets of Gold Coast

AUSTRALIAN GT PRODUCTION CAR RACING INDY PREVIEW 12th OCTOBER 1999 IRON MEN TACKLE THE STREETS OF SURFERS Queensland Iron Man heroes Guy Andrews and Grant Kenny will do battle this weekend at the Honda Indy 300 on the Gold Coast,when ...

Mon 11 Oct 1999
Jone Bowe, Gary Waldon Team for Bathhurst Assault

Jone Bowe, Gary Waldon Team for Bathhurst Assault

Inaugural 3-Hour Bathurst Showroom Showdown winners John Bowe and Garry Waldon will again team up for this year¹s mammoth GTP event at Mount Panorama on Saturday November 13. Bowe will share the driving duties aboard Waldon¹s Dodge Viper GTS...

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, ...

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...

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...

Fri 01 Oct 1999
San Diego Off for 2000
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San Diego Off for 2000

SAN DIEGO OFF FOR SPEEDVISION WORLD CHALLENGE IN 2000 ENGLEWOOD, Colo.—Due to construction delays for the inaugural November, 1999 San Diego Grand Prix, the initial event will now take place February 26-27, 2000, eliminating the...

CHAMPCAR/CART: Australia Program of Events

CHAMPCAR/CART: Australia Program of Events

HONDA INDY 300 PROGRAM OF EVENTS SURFERS PARADISE FedEx Championship Series - Champ Car Hog's Breath V8 SuperCar Challenge - Supercar Courier Mail GT Production - GT Production HQ Holdens Porsche Cup Formula Ford Wednesday, October 13,...

Wed 29 Sep 1999
PPIR Road Racing Classic Fast Facts

PPIR Road Racing Classic Fast Facts

Fast Facts The PPIR Road Racing Classic Weekend BFGoodrich Tires Trans-Am Series - Round 12 Speedvision World Challenge GT - Round Nine Speedvision Touring Car Championship - Rounds Eight and Nine Pikes Peak International Raceway Fountain,...

Pikes Peak Fast Facts and Television
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Pikes Peak Fast Facts and Television

Fast Facts The PPIR Road Racing Classic Weekend BFGoodrich Tires Trans-Am Series - Round 12 Speedvision World Challenge GT - Round Nine Speedvision Touring Car Championship - Rounds Eight and Nine Pikes Peak International Raceway Fountain,...

Laguna Seca Mills Sport Racing Preview
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Laguna Seca Mills Sport Racing Preview

Speedvision Touring Car Championship - SCCA Pro Racing, Ltd. Welcome to the Wild West where it looks like the championship will come down to the last hand dealt at Laguna Seca. While the front runners are trying to seal the championship, David...

Tue 28 Sep 1999
Latin America Race Date Set

Latin America Race Date Set

MOTORSPORTS AMERICAS AWARDED EXCLUSIVE LATIN AMERICAN SCCA PRO RACING DEVELOPMENT RIGHTS ENGLEWOOD, Colo.—SCCA Pro Racing and Motorsports Americas, Inc., have reached a mutual agreement awarding Motorsports Americas, Inc., exclusive ...