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Mon 25 Nov 2002
John Force Holiday open house

John Force Holiday open house

Force Hosts Car Show, Open House, Autograph Party on Dec. 8. YORBA LINDA, Calif. -- In celebration of his 10th consecutive NHRA Funny Car Championship, John Force has resurrected the John Force Holiday Car Show benefitting the California Highway...

Fri 18 Oct 2002
Children's Wish Foundation Mosport preview

Children's Wish Foundation Mosport preview

2002 Children's Wish Foundation Mosport Park race day celebrating their 10th year! On October 20, 2002, The Children's Wish Foundation, Pfaff Porsche (of Woodbridge), H.J. Pfaff Motors (Newmarket) Mosport Park, Pabst Motorsports, and Doncaster...

Fri 07 Jun 2002
FCS: Reimert devotes racing to children's wishes

FCS: Reimert devotes racing to children's wishes

Ferrari Challenge driver devotes racing to fulfill Children' Wishes. Houston, TX -- For Mandy Williams Reimert, every race is a victory. Each time she puts a wheel on the track, she wins. But it's not because she finishes the race first. It's ...

Fri 03 May 2002
2002 Kyle Petty Charity Ride route

2002 Kyle Petty Charity Ride route

2002 Sprint/Kyle Petty Charity Ride Across America set to take northern route. Sprint returns as presenting partner of this year's event. Overland Park, Kan. - May 1, 2002 - The 2002 Sprint/Kyle Petty Charity Ride Across America featuring NASCAR...

Wed 24 Jul 2002
Montgomery Motorsports Ronald McDonald House fundraiser

Montgomery Motorsports Ronald McDonald House fundraiser

Montgomery Motorsports to host Ronald McDonald House fundraiser. LEBANON, TN (July 22, 2002) -- ARCA RE/MAX Series Rookie of the Year contender and Mt. Juliet, TN, resident Chase Montgomery is hosting a fundraiser at the Nashville Ronald...

Thu 05 Sep 2002
HPROP: Sponsor named for San Diego Thunderboat Regatta

HPROP: Sponsor named for San Diego Thunderboat Regatta

Classmates.com sponsors San Diego Thunderboat Regatta benefiting Children's Hospital. Proceeds to support region's only hospital dedicated exclusively to medical care for children SEATTLE, WA - August 29, 2002 - Classmates Online, Inc, a ...

Fri 09 Aug 2002
Blue Streak Racing CASCAR team announcement

Blue Streak Racing CASCAR team announcement

Alberta does it again! Thanks to the generosity of the wonderful people of Alberta, over $19,000.00 was donated to the Rick Hansen Man in Motion Foundation. Six months of hard work really paid off for Dave Desmarais and Rick Hansen. The...

Sun 15 Dec 2002
CHAMPCAR/CART: CART sponsor Simple Green donates toys

CHAMPCAR/CART: CART sponsor Simple Green donates toys

CART sponsor Simple Green to make charitable donation on the "Today" show. INDIANAPOLIS (December 13, 2002) - Simple Green, the naming sponsor of CART's Safety Team and official cleaner and degreaser of CART, will be represented by Public ...

Fri 15 Mar 2002
IRL: Firestone works with Unser Children's Discovery Center

IRL: Firestone works with Unser Children's Discovery Center

Firestone Racing Helps Launch Unser Children's Discovery Center Project PHOENIX, Ariz. (March 14, 2002) - The combination of Al Unser Sr. and Firestone tires was often unbeatable on racetracks across America. That partnership enters a new era as...

Sun 03 Feb 2002
Chepstow: Hawkwell Rally enters Wyedean Rally

Chepstow: Hawkwell Rally enters Wyedean Rally

The Hawkwell Rally Team of John Reed and Ian Clarke, members of the Ludlow Castle Motor Club are contesting the Sweet Lamb Welsh Clubman Championship in memory of John's 24 year old son Lee. Lee was tragically killed in a motor vehicle accident in...

Sat 16 Feb 2002
Valvoline ups commitment to charity

Valvoline ups commitment to charity

Valvoline Presents $50,000 To Big Brothers Big Sisters Of America And Doubles Commitment In 2002 Benson to Drive Nationwide "Caring Hands" Program into High Gear (DAYTONA, Fla.) Feb. 13, 2002 -- Executives from The Valvoline Company...

Wed 10 Jul 2002
BTCC: Vauxhall gets into gear for Sport Relief at Croft

BTCC: Vauxhall gets into gear for Sport Relief at Croft

Vauxhall challenges BTCC fans to "Get Active, Raise Money, Do Good" in aid of Sport Relief. Vauxhall is challenging British Touring Car Championship fans attending this Sunday's BTCC races at Croft, N. Yorkshire, to part with their well-earned...

Thu 20 Jun 2002
Kyle Petty Charity Ride launches auction

Kyle Petty Charity Ride launches auction

Kyle Petty Charity Ride gives fans the opportunity to join in the excitement of the 2002 journey. Ebay auction offers one-of-a-kind experiences and collectibles to raise money for Victory Junction Gang Camp. (Concord, NC - June 18, 2002) - The...

Sat 16 Nov 2002
SCRAMP makes annual donation

SCRAMP makes annual donation

SCRAMP donates $371,873 to charities & civic groups; money to help youth & community programs in central California. MONTEREY, Calif. (November 14, 2002) - In addition to promoting world-class racing events at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, the ...

Tue 29 Jan 2002
ALLSTAR: All Star driver's benefit raises $3,750

ALLSTAR: All Star driver's benefit raises $3,750

All Star Injured Driver's Fund Benefit raises $3,750 CELINA, OH - The annual Midwest Racing Fanatics All Star injured drivers benefit was held at Celina Eagles Lodge Saturday, January 12, 2002. A total of $3,750 was raised through a benefit ...

Sat 18 May 2002
Lowe's: Chese Montgomery

Lowe's: Chese Montgomery "All Smiles"

CONCORD, NC. (May 17, 2002)-- If you aren't sure which car ARCA RE/MAX driver Chase Montgomery is in, look for the huge smile on the hood. In typical Montgomery Motorsports philanthropic form, Chase will be running the EasyCare Vehicle Contract...

Wed 17 Jul 2002
USAR: Bruening Motorsports crew member to perform at benefit

USAR: Bruening Motorsports crew member to perform at benefit

Tim Custer, crew member and P.R. representative for the 07 Bruening Motorsports/Jeff Dunmyer race team based in Somerset, PA will be traveling to the Washington D.C area on July 27th to perform for the victims of the devastating tornados that hit...

Fri 24 May 2002
Rick Hansen Institute update

Rick Hansen Institute update

Blue Streak gets RHI fund raising in motion. On Sunday May 19th, Blue Streak and Turner Motorsports staff huddled together in the blustery frigid weather on the hill of Delaware Speedway hours before the running of the first 2002 CASCAR Super ...

Mon 11 Nov 2002
BUSCH: Keller's drive in Phoenix aids Cancer fight

BUSCH: Keller's drive in Phoenix aids Cancer fight

The fight against Breast Cancer is $35,000 closer to a cure thanks to a fourth-place finish at Phoenix by Jason Keller and the Albertsons Racing Team. PHOENIX, Ariz. (November 9, 2002) - Jason Keller today earned more than a top-five finish for...

Wed 19 Jun 2002
Komen Foundation benefit from Jarrett's success

Komen Foundation benefit from Jarrett's success

Komen Foundation benefits from Dale Jarrett's recent success. DEARBORN, Mich., June 18, 2002 - A victory at Pocono. A second-place finish from the pole at Michigan. Another donation from Ford Credit to the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer ...

Fri 24 May 2002
Jarrett Foundation Golf Tournament preview

Jarrett Foundation Golf Tournament preview

Dale Jarrett Foundation announces 2002 Charity Golf classic. NEWTON, NC (May 21, 2002) --The Dale Jarrett Foundation Charity Golf Classic, presented by UPS and Coca-Cola, will be held Tuesday, June 11, at the Rock Barn Golf and Country Club in...

Tue 19 Mar 2002
Hermie Sadler to race for Autism at Bristol

Hermie Sadler to race for Autism at Bristol

Car will carry Autism "Puzzle" Ribbon on the hood as well as Autism Society of America's (ASA) Toll Free number, 1-800-3-AUTISM. Viewers can call ASA at 800.3.AUTISM, beginning Friday 21st - Sunday 23rd, to make a donation to fund autism ...

Tue 29 Oct 2002
Jarrett, Ford donates to SGK Cancer Fund

Jarrett, Ford donates to SGK Cancer Fund

Ford Credit donates another $5,000 to Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation; Dale Jarrett finishes third at Atlanta Motor Speedway. (DEARBORN, Mich., Oct. 29, 2002) -- Dale Jarrett's third-place finish in the NAPA 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway...

Thu 25 Apr 2002

"Speediatrics" center unveiled

Betty Jane France Pediatric Center "Speediatrics" unveiled. Homestead-Miami Speedway and Homestead Hospital partner to help Children. HOMESTEAD, FL (April 23, 2002) - Four-time NASCAR Winston Cup champion Jeff Gordon helped unveil the Betty...

Wed 06 Mar 2002
USAR: The Arc and USAR form partnership

USAR: The Arc and USAR form partnership

The Arc and Jay Fogleman Form Partnership for 2002 Season Representatives of The Arc Will Serve as Honorary Crew Member During Selected Events Fayetteville, GA (March 4, 2002)& ...

Thu 09 May 2002
Caltex Racing supports Star Day in Australia

Caltex Racing supports Star Day in Australia

Caltex Havoline Racing's David Besnard has thrown his weight behind the Starlight Children Foundation's Star Day activities, which will take place around the country tomorrow. Star Day is the major national fundraising campaign for the ...

Thu 07 Mar 2002
John Andretti literacy program announced

John Andretti literacy program announced

NASCAR Driver John Andretti Announces Major Literacy Initiative and Unveils the Cheerios Literacy No. 43 Dodge Intrepid ATLANTA-(Wednesday, March 6, 2002)-Today, Cheerios announced a national commitment to childhood literacy. NASCAR driver John...

Mon 04 Feb 2002
Nofri Fornoro benefit

Nofri Fornoro benefit

Nofri Fornoro Benefit Slated for March 8 in Seekonk, Mass. WALTHAM, Mass., Jan. 18 A pasta dinner and silent auction will be held on Friday night, March 8 at the Ramada Inn in Seekonk, Mass. to help defray the medical expenses being incurred by...

Sun 23 Jun 2002
Dodge - Petty Charity Ride quotes

Dodge - Petty Charity Ride quotes

KYLE PETTY (No. 45 Sprint Dodge Intrepid R/T) NOTE: Petty, ranked 18th in the NASCAR Winston Cup Standings after the first 15 races, has jumped from 38th in the standings in the past 11 races. The 42-year-old driver from Randleman, N.C., will...

Wed 13 Nov 2002
USAR: USAR's Satterfield supports Petty charity

USAR: USAR's Satterfield supports Petty charity

Fayetteville, GA (November 11, 2002) -- United Speed Alliance Racing veteran Don Satterfield has begun a grassroots campaign among the members of the Hooters ProCup Series to help Kyle and Pattie Petty with efforts to raise funds to help ...

Tue 14 May 2002
Jarrett's No. 88 wears Pink Ribbon

Jarrett's No. 88 wears Pink Ribbon

Race Fans for a Cure Ribbon on No. 88 Taurus Dale Jarrett's Taurus to wear "RACE FANS FOR A CURE(tm)" PINK Ribbon in the Winston, Coca-Cola 600. (DEARBORN, Mich., May 10, 2002) - For the past two-plus years, thousands of race fans have shown...

Thu 05 Dec 2002
ALLSTAR: All Star Sprint fundraiser date set

ALLSTAR: All Star Sprint fundraiser date set

All Star Circuit of Champions Injured Driver's Fund memorabilia show and auction January 11. CELINA, OH -- The Midwest Racing Fanatics will present their annual All Star Injured Driver's Fund Memorabilia Show and Auction Saturday, January 11, ...

Thu 17 Oct 2002
BUSCH: Tim Sauter, St. Jude Children's Hospital Memphis news

BUSCH: Tim Sauter, St. Jude Children's Hospital Memphis news

MEMPHIS, TN (October 13, 2002) - NASCAR Busch Series driver Tim Sauter announced today his No. 19 AP Performance Racing Chevrolet will carry the colors of St. Jude Children's Research Hospital in the "Sam's Town 250 Benefiting St. Jude" race at ...

Tue 29 Jan 2002
Branich Motorsports 'Racing for Kids'

Branich Motorsports 'Racing for Kids'

Lyons National Bank, Heluva Good Foods and Branich Racing for Kids Williamson, NY - Williamson-based Branich Motorsports is pleased to announce that Lyons National Bank and Heluva Good Foods, Inc. will sponsor the team's "Racing for Kids"...

Thu 01 Aug 2002

"M&M's" Night of Stars for Victory Junction Gang Camp

"M&M's"® Night of Stars at I-55 Raceway to raise money for the Victory Junction Gang Camp. Hackettstown, N.J. (July 29, 2002) - Ken Schrader and sponsor "M&M's"® team up every weekend on the race track competing for top finishes and checkered...

Wed 24 Jul 2002
Jeff Gordon quarter two Driver of the year

Jeff Gordon quarter two Driver of the year

Jeff Gordon wins second quarter voting for NASCAR True Value Driver Of The Year. DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (July 23, 2002) - Numerous racing awards may line the shelves of his trophy room, but it's recognition for humanitarian efforts that make Jeff...