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Mon 24 Dec 2001
CHAMPCAR/CART: Paul Newman CARA Charities Christmas Ornament

CHAMPCAR/CART: Paul Newman CARA Charities Christmas Ornament

December 17, 2001- Indianapolis, Indiana - The 2001 CARA Charities Christmas Ornament, designed this year by actor and CART Champ Car team owner Paul Newman, is still available and ready for shipment before Christmas, but last minute shoppers...

Fri 13 Jul 2001
L&R Motorsports brings Aventis BioServices onboard

L&R Motorsports brings Aventis BioServices onboard

L&R Motorsports Expands On Sponsorship Aventis BioServices to Sub for Sister Company At Kentucky Speedway [SPARTA, KY] NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series Driver Lance Norick's cheering section will be a little larger than normal this week. Nearly 450...

Fri 07 Dec 2001
Chip Ganassi Racing donates $2,550 to charity

Chip Ganassi Racing donates $2,550 to charity

Mooresville, N.C. (December 5, 2001) - Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates and Target Stores will donate $2,550 to the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. The fire suit Sterling Marlin wore during the Aug. 25 NASCAR Winston Cup Series' ...

Fri 21 Sep 2001
CARA Indy Shop Tour postponed

CARA Indy Shop Tour postponed

Inaugural CARA Charities Indy Shop Tour Postponed Until 2002 Cancellation Strictly A "Business Decision" To Better Prepare For Next Year Sept. 21, 2001- Indianapolis, Indiana - Citing the lack of available time for additional planning and ...

Tue 18 Dec 2001
Kuzzins Kustoms joins Shane Lewis' helmet design

Kuzzins Kustoms joins Shane Lewis' helmet design

JUPITER, Fla., Monday, December 17, 2001 -- Bill Cousins has added his company, Kuzzins Kustoms, as a backer of the helmet design contest created by Shane Lewis, TheRaceSite.com and Stand 21 to celebrate the 50th annual Mobil1 12 Hours at Sebring,...

Thu 04 Oct 2001
IRL: Treadway-Hubbard Racing to aid victims

IRL: Treadway-Hubbard Racing to aid victims

Indianapolis, IN: Treadway-Hubbard Racing will donate $10 to the American Red Cross for every race lap completed by the Treadway-Hubbard Racing entries driven by Indy Racing League Rookie of the Year, Felipe Giaffone, and teammate, Rick Treadway,...

Mon 25 Jun 2001
Kyle Petty Charity Ride first day report

Kyle Petty Charity Ride first day report

NOTES & QUOTES - DAY ONE MEMPHIS PREVIEW: The Kyle Petty Charity Ride Across America rolled into Memphis a week before its anticipated arrival on Friday, June 29, but this time on four wheels instead of two. Scott Kuhn, a general mechanic for...

Thu 29 Nov 2001
Sears Point distributes nearly $175,000

Sears Point distributes nearly $175,000

Speedway Children's Charities Distributes More Than $172,000 to County Youth Groups SONOMA, Calif. - Sonoma County youth organizations will receive donations totaling more than $172,000 in the coming weeks from the Sears Point Raceway chapter of...

Thu 16 Aug 2001
Kittleson continues to support missing children

Kittleson continues to support missing children

MERRITT ISLAND, Fla. (August 12, 2001) - American Speed Association rookie Travis Kittleson will once again help in the search for a missing youth when the ASA ACDelco Series travels to Oregon, Wis. for the Wisconsin 300 on August 17th at the ...

Fri 23 Nov 2001
Marlin, Chip Ganassi Racing, Target special auction

Marlin, Chip Ganassi Racing, Target special auction

Marlin Fire Suit Up For Auction Chip Ganassi Racing to auction off race-worn Target fire suit on Ebay Mooresville, N.C. (November 21, 2001)& ...

Fri 31 Aug 2001
IRL: CHAMPCAR/CART: Inaugural CARA Charities Indy Shop Tour set

IRL: CHAMPCAR/CART: Inaugural CARA Charities Indy Shop Tour set

August 28, 2001- Indianapolis, Indiana - A new event in the 20th anniversary celebration season of CARA Charities, the inaugural CARA Charities Indy Shop Tour, Thursday, Sept. 27, will showcase some of the top open-wheel auto racing facilities in...

Tue 07 Aug 2001
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Life is "the pits" for Nashville hemophilia patient

[NASHVILLE, TN] Through Aventis Behring's Victory Lane Kids program, Nashville resident Shawn Caplinger will have the race fan's chance of a lifetime...he will be able to experience the thrill of NASCAR racing from the fast-paced pit of the ...

Sat 26 May 2001
IRL: Indy500: ALS benefits from Lacroix sponsorship

IRL: Indy500: ALS benefits from Lacroix sponsorship

Encino, CA - In an unprecedented gesture to honor those affected by ALS, (more commonly referred to as Lou Gehrig's disease), Maurice Lacroix Swiss Watches has donated its sponsorship in this Sunday's Indianapolis 500 to The ALS Association. This...

Wed 01 Aug 2001
Oswego Speedway's Make-A-Wish Fundation Fundraiser/Silent Auction

Oswego Speedway's Make-A-Wish Fundation Fundraiser/Silent Auction

August 10-11 Make-A-Wish Fundraiser® at Oswego Speedway taking shape Oswego, NY - Mark and Donna VanLuven, along with other volunteers, are finanlizing the upcoming Make-A-Wish fundraiser on August 10-11 at the Oswego Speedway. The VanLuven's...

Tue 02 Oct 2001
Chris Francis Memorial benefilt

Chris Francis Memorial benefilt

(Ashland, KY - October 1, 2001) The first of two silent auctions for the Chris Francis Memorial Drivers and Crewman's Benevolence Fund is set for this weekend (October 5) at the Rock/Allegany County Speedway. The silent auction at Allegany ...

Wed 22 Aug 2001
BMW, Komen Breast Cancer Foundation ultimate drive update

BMW, Komen Breast Cancer Foundation ultimate drive update

BMW and The Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation Celebrate the 500,000th Mile of The Ultimate Drive In Naperville, Illinois WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J., Aug. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 16,750 people have test driven BMWs in 124 cities across the...

Fri 09 Nov 2001
Sat 29 Sep 2001
Micheal Lewis, sponsor contribute to relief fund

Micheal Lewis, sponsor contribute to relief fund

Fairfield, NJ (September 27, 2001) - AmeriSuites, the "Preferred Hotel of the Trans-Am Series" and Title Sponsor of the "AmeriSuites Rookie-of-the-Year" Award announced today that the growing hotel chain will donate $100.00 for every lap completed...

Sat 21 Jul 2001
IRL: Racing For Kids, Buhl, Firestone news

IRL: Racing For Kids, Buhl, Firestone news

Racing For Kids® Gets Financial Shot From Bridgestone/Firestone Trust Fund NASHVILLE, Tenn. (July 18, 2001) - Nashville-based Bridgestone/Firestone, Inc. announced today a $25,000 contribution from the Bridgestone/Firestone Trust Fund to...

Victory Lane Kids and L&R Motorsports Loudon news

Victory Lane Kids and L&R Motorsports Loudon news

Program Puts Children In NASCAR's Victory Lane Victory Lane Kids" Event to be Held at New Hampshire International Speedway [LOUDON, NH] Victory Lane Kids is providing children who have life-threatening illnesses the chance to experience the...

Thu 07 Jun 2001

"Make a Wish" fund raiser

"Our Little Racers, 1st Annual Fun Day" on August 11 at Oswego Speedway As many of you may know, former limited supermodified and now supermodified driver, Mark Van Luven and his wife Donna lost their baby daughter in Feb. 2001. In memory of ...

Sat 26 May 2001
Racing helmets for charity

Racing helmets for charity

COLUMBUS, Ohio, May 24, 2001 - Beginning with the Route 66 Nationals in Joliet, Ill., and carrying through to the Pontiac Excitement Nationals presented by Summit Racing in Columbus, Ohio, race fans attending these events will have an ...

Fri 19 Oct 2001
Tremblant GP beneficiary named

Tremblant GP beneficiary named

Skiers to tackle the mountain in support of Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation MONT TREMBLANT, Québec (October 18, 2001) - Tremblant announced today that funds raised at its upcoming Grand Prix 24h de Tremblant will benefit the work of the...

Thu 07 Jun 2001
Celebrity Team Challenge Set for Detroit

Celebrity Team Challenge Set for Detroit

DETROIT (June 6, 2001) -- Two-dozen Hollywood stars and distinguished citizens of Detroit will race in the Celebrity Team Challenge to raise funds for the Police Athletic League (PAL) to support inner-city children. The event is part of The ...