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Sun 31 Dec 2000
Two for two for Noske and Ferrari in Adelaide

Two for two for Noske and Ferrari in Adelaide

FERRARI driver Mark Noske wrapped up the Grand Touring Challenge at the Adelaide Le Mans meeting with a dominant win in the second-leg race today. The 26-year-old from Melbourne led from the second of 12 laps, beating second-placed Porsche GT3...

Sat 30 Dec 2000
Noske blitzes Adelaide GT field

Noske blitzes Adelaide GT field

YOUNG Ferrari ace Mark Noske blitzed the field to win the first leg of the Grand Touring Challenge on the Adelaide grand prix street circuit today. Starting from pole position in his Ferrari F360 Modena Challenge, Noske crossed the line...

Fri 29 Dec 2000
Ferrari, Porsche on front row at Adelaide

Ferrari, Porsche on front row at Adelaide

FERRARI and Porsche will share the front row of the starting grid for tomorrow's Grand Touring Challenge motor race on the Adelaide grand prix street circuit. Mark Noske, driving a Ferrari F360 Modena Challenge, claimed pole position for...

Ferraris fastest at Adeladie practice

Ferraris fastest at Adeladie practice

FERRARIS dominated the first official practice session for the Grand Touring Challenge on the Adelaide grand prix street circuit today. Driving a Prancing Horse team Ferrari F360 Modena Challenge, Nations Cup star Mark Noske topped the...

Thu 28 Dec 2000
Ferrari has powerful team at Adelaide GT race

Ferrari has powerful team at Adelaide GT race

FERRARI team Prancing Horse Racing has finalised a powerful driver lineup for this weekend's Grand Touring Challenge races in Adelaide, signing the widely experienced Rod Wilson to join regular pilot Mark Noske in a pair of F360 Modena...

Mon 25 Dec 2000
Nations Cup Ferrari ace ready for Adelaide race

Nations Cup Ferrari ace ready for Adelaide race

AUSTRALIA'S leading Ferrari driver @!Mark Noske is looking forward to next week's Grand Touring Challenge in Adelaide as a chance to finish the motor racing year the way he began it - with a win on the city's famous street circuit. Noske...

Pizzonia to test for Arrows
BF3

Pizzonia to test for Arrows

The Formula 1 team Arrows has announced that it will test British Formula 3 champion Antonio Pizzonia at Barcelona on Monday. The young Brazilian who only last week was presented with the Paul Warwick trophy, is one of the hottest future F1 ...

Tue 19 Dec 2000
World Challenge news 2000-12-18
PWC

World Challenge news 2000-12-18

Three-time and defending SCCA Club Racing Showroom Stock C National Champion Paul Bonaccorsi will make his Speedvision World Challenge Touring Car debut in 2001 with newly-formed TriPoint Motorsports in one of the team's two Mazda Protege MPS. ...

Sun 17 Dec 2000
SBRS: Pizzonia earns Paul Warwick Trophy
BF3

SBRS: Pizzonia earns Paul Warwick Trophy

Skip Barber trained Antonio Pizzonia, who dominated this year's British Formula 3 championship, won the coveted F3 crown by a margin of 39 points. His incredible season included five race wins and three pole positions. Pizzonia's plans for next...

Tue 12 Dec 2000
Cunningham wins BMW Sports Trophy 2000

Cunningham wins BMW Sports Trophy 2000

Peter Cunningham has won the BMW Sports Trophy 2000 to become the world's most successful non-works BMW driver. The American was at the wheel of a BMW M3 in the GT class of the American Le Mans Series (ALMS) as well as the Speedvision World ...

Fri 08 Dec 2000

"Rogaine Hair-Raising Pass of the Day" announced

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (December 7, 2000) -- The Speedvision World Challenge, in conjunction with At Speed Motorsports, has announced Rogaine as the official sponsor of the "Rogaine Hair-Raising Pass of the Day" for the 2001 Speedvision GT season. ...

Higgins wins award
BRC

Higgins wins award

Vauxhall Motorsport's British Rally Championship driver, Mark Higgins took the coveted National Rally Driver of the Year Award for the second time in four years at last night's Autosport Awards ceremony (Sunday, December 3). The Manxman, who...

CAT Racing's Bowe awared medal

CAT Racing's Bowe awared medal

The only driver to ever win the Australian Driver's Championship, plus the Australian Sportscar and Touring Car Championships, has been awarded the Australian Sports Medal for services to motorsport. Cat Racing star John Bowe recently received...

Mon 04 Dec 2000
Fizgerald takes Porsche Cup

Fizgerald takes Porsche Cup

Seattle, WA - Mike Fitzgerald was awarded the 2000 Porsche Cup by Dr. Oliver Porsche, Horst Marchart and Herbert Ampferer on November 25, 2000 at the Weissach Casino located at the Porsche Facility in Weissach, Germany. Fitzgerald, the 2000 ...

Mon 27 Nov 2000
CAT Racing Bathurst tire problem solved

CAT Racing Bathurst tire problem solved

Cat Racing now has its sights set on 2001 after discovering the source of its wheel shedding drama at Bathurst. John Bowe and Jim Richards were in 3rd place after 116 laps when the right rear wheel detached from the car as Bowe climbed Mount ...

2001 awards up 75 percent
PWC

2001 awards up 75 percent

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (November 22, 2000) -- The 2001 Speedvision World Challenge season will be the richest in series' history, with per-race awards increasing over 75 percent and season awards up 48 percent. The boost, based on heavy involvement...

Revised 2001 Speedvision World Challenge schedule
PWC

Revised 2001 Speedvision World Challenge schedule

Speedvision World Challenge Championships 2001 Dates (Subject to Change) <pre> Race Date Venue With March 2-4 Texas Motor Speedway, Fort Worth, Texas ...

Revised 2001 schedule released
PWC

Revised 2001 schedule released

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (November 22, 2000)—The Speedvision World Challenge has released a revision to its 2001 season schedule, initially announced September 29. The originally scheduled date of July 6-8 at Le Circuit Mont Tremblant has moved to ...

Extreme bikes at Irwindale

Extreme bikes at Irwindale

Irwindale, Calif. - - Don't look now but ... They'rrrre Baaack! Those high-flying, truly-styling, broken-bones-defying, Extreme Freestyle Challenge riders are once again cleared for takeoff into the friendly skies above Irwindale Speedway in...

HPROP: APBA: CITGO-SUPERGARD Offshore Racing wins championship

HPROP: APBA: CITGO-SUPERGARD Offshore Racing wins championship

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. - Just like major league baseball has the World Series, the NFL has the Superbowl, and NASCAR has the Daytona 500, the American PowerBoat Association has the World Championships in St. Petersburg. Last week in St....

Mon 20 Nov 2000
Holden Racing Bathurst report

Holden Racing Bathurst report

The Holden Racing Team won its third Shell Touring Car Series in succession, when HRT's Mark Skaife and Craig Lowndes brought home their Holden Commodore in sixth place overall at the FAI 1000 at Bathurst on Sunday. The finishing position was...

Stokell takes Bathurst Nations Cup win

Stokell takes Bathurst Nations Cup win

Three-time Australian driving champion Paul Stokell drove his Lamborghini Diablo to an all-the-way win today in the first of three races in the final round of the Century Batteries GTP Nations Cup at Mount Panorama, Bathurst. Stokell...

Showroom Stock Bathurst qualifying

Showroom Stock Bathurst qualifying

Queensland pair Scott Jacob and Grant Kenny gambled on tyres and the weather to claim pole position for the Super Cheap Auto Parts 3-Hour Showroom Showdown in qualifying today at Mount Panorama, Bathurst. With the 55-car field facing rain and...

CAT Racing Bathurst qualifying

CAT Racing Bathurst qualifying

Cat Racing's John Bowe and Jim Richards may have missed out on qualifying for tomorrow's top ten shootout but the duo remain in a confident mood for Sunday's FAI 1000 at Bathurst. With rain still hampering all team's efforts, Bowe set the fifth...

AUSGTP 2001 schedule announced

AUSGTP 2001 schedule announced

MOTOR racing in Australia will receive a major boost next year with the introduction of an expanded 16-meet calendar for some of the country's most important championship series. The calendar, announced today at Mount Panorama, Bathurst, by ...

Bad weather hits Showroon Stock practice

Bad weather hits Showroon Stock practice

A RALLY driver in a type of car that wins world rally championships was predictably fastest when heavy rain turned the Mount Panorama circuit at Bathurst into a skating rink during practice for the Super Cheap Auto 3-Hour Showroom Showdown. Rick...

Nations Cup has wet practice

Nations Cup has wet practice

(Thu.) 16 November 2000 / Practice, Round 8 (final) - Bathurst, NSW RAIN and fog made official practice today for the final round of the 2000 Century Batteries GTP Nations Cup at Bathurst more like a yacht race on top of a mountain. ...

CAT Racing Bathurst practice

CAT Racing Bathurst practice

Cat Racing duo John Bowe and Jim Richards faced wet and treacherous conditions on the opening day of practice for this weekend's FAI 1000 at Mount Panorama, Bathurst. With rain lashing the Bathurst circuit and low cloud descending on...

Bathurst showroon stock preview

Bathurst showroon stock preview

The countdown to Australia's most prestigious annual race for standard passenger cars begins today when 59 entrants in the Super Cheap Auto 3-Hour Showroom Showdown take to the track for the first time at Mount Panorama, Bathurst. Drivers of 23...

Sun 19 Nov 2000
CAT Racing Bathurst results

CAT Racing Bathurst results

Cat Racing stars John Bowe and Jim Richards' chance to climb the podium at Bathurst was ruined by a strange twist of fortune today when their AU Falcon V8 Supercar lost a wheel on two separate occasions. The duo were in 3rd place after 116 laps...

Richards takes final Nations Cup race at Bathurst

Richards takes final Nations Cup race at Bathurst

PORSCHE ace Jim Richards confirmed his victory in the Century Batteries GTP Nations Cup by taking an emphatic win in the final 2000 series race at Mount Panorama, Bathurst, today. But while Richards was unchallenged throughout the 10 laps...

Holden pair win Bathurst Showroon Stock

Holden pair win Bathurst Showroon Stock

HOLDEN drivers Ed Aitken and John Faulkner splashed through one of the wettest Bathurst days in memory to win the Super Cheap Auto 3-Hour Showroom Showdown at Mount Panorama today. With Faulkner at the wheel, the V8 Commodore HSV GTS crossed the...

Stokell wins Bathhurst Nations Cup

Stokell wins Bathhurst Nations Cup

LAMBORGHINI driver Paul Stokell stormed to a spectacular victory in the final round of the Century Batteries GTP Nations Cup at Mount Panorama, Bathurst, today. After winning a first-leg race yesterday, Stokell started at the back of the...

Tue 14 Nov 2000
HPROP: APBA: CITGO-SUPERGARD Offshore Racing Team prepared for World Championships

HPROP: APBA: CITGO-SUPERGARD Offshore Racing Team prepared for World Championships

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (November 13, 2000) - All season long Nigel Hook and the CITGO-SUPERGARD Offshore Racing team have anticipated the World Championships in St. Petersburg. They are mentally prepared to go the distance and hope the new engines...

Sun 12 Nov 2000
CAT Racing Bathurst preview

CAT Racing Bathurst preview

Cat Racing's John Bowe and Jim Richards believe this weekend's FAI 1000 is the team's best chance of success in 2001. The multiple Bathurst winners finished as the top Ford runner in 5th place at the Queensland 500 and Bowe also earned 4th place...

Flip ends Boesel's championship hopes

Flip ends Boesel's championship hopes

Key West, Fla. (November 11, 2000) -- Indianapolis 500 veteran Raul Boesel was looking to capture his first Super Boat World Championship this weekend in Key West, but fate was not on his side. "We were fighting for position with two or three ...