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Fri 08 May 1998
Phoenix Results (Motorcycle

Phoenix Results (Motorcycle

RICE TAKES LATE MODEL KAWASAKI TO FUNNY BIKE WIN AT INAGURAL PROSTAR WEST EVENT. By Russ Collins Jr. and Marty Kane AMA PROSTAR DYNATEK NATIONAL OPEN SPEEDWORLD MOTORPLEX, PHOENIX, ARIZONA It has been almost a decade since the now defunct...

Thu 11 Jun 1998
Big Rigs at Maryland Int'l Raceway

Big Rigs at Maryland Int'l Raceway

Big Fun at MIR Big Rig Nationals By Bill Pratt June 6, 1998 - Budds Creek, MD - Maryland International Raceway hosted its annual Big Rig Truck Nationals in front of a large crowd of truckers and truck fans. The event featured dozens of truck ...

Fri 28 Aug 1998
Norwalk Hot Rod Final Qualifying

Norwalk Hot Rod Final Qualifying

Norwalk, Ohio - SUMMIT FastNews - Final order after 3 rounds of qualifying in Hot Rod at the Prolong Super Lubricants/Ohio Lottery World Nationals: Psn-Num-Class-Driver, Home Town, Machine-------------------ET---Index--(+/-) 1 7425 HR...

Sat 11 Jul 1998
Joliet AMA Prostar Qualifying Results

Joliet AMA Prostar Qualifying Results

PRO STOCK ROOKIE GRABS TOP QUALIFYING POSITION JOLIETT, Illinois - Shawn Gann is now three races into his first season of Pro Stock motorcycle competition in the AMA/Prostar series. Rolling into this event, class heavy hitters were the...

Sat 18 Jul 1998
Columbus, OH, AMA/Prostar Qualifying

Columbus, OH, AMA/Prostar Qualifying

COLUMBUS, Ohio, 07/18/98 09:55:58 -- Qualifying results after 3 round(s) of qualifying at the 3rd annual AMA/Prostar AMA Nationals, held at National Trail Raceway, shown with position, name, hometown, make, elapsed time and speed in mph: FUNNY...

Sun 27 Sep 1998
MILLION$DRAG - Race Recap

MILLION$DRAG - Race Recap

MILLION$DRAG - Race Recap Troy Williams Takes Win HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - SUMMIT FastNews - Troy Williams, 26, drove his dragster past Kenny Newberry's 1968 Plymouth Barracuda in the final round Saturday and claimed a $201,000 payday in the third...

Sun 13 Sep 1998
Epping Angelo Alesci Review

Epping Angelo Alesci Review

Angelo Alesci Racing ”Men In Black" IHRA Pro Stock ALESCI FAILS TO QUALIFY AT THE NORTH AMERICAN NATIONALS EPPING, NH--- Pro Stock racing can be a fickle adventure. One minute you're on top of the world and the next minute, you're struggling...

Sun 05 Jul 1998
Cordova Pro Modified Summary

Cordova Pro Modified Summary

CORDOVA IL - SUMMIT FastNews - Summary of eliminations in Pro Modified at the 19th annual Summer Nationals presented by Parts Plus: Round 1 : Gary Shearer, Cedar Falls IA, 66 Corvette, Left lane, (0.492) 6.757 206.57, def. Brian Gahm, ...

Fri 08 May 1998
IHRA Banquet

IHRA Banquet

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Jan. 18, 1998 IHRA honors Snap-on Tools World Champions ASHEVILLE, N.C. -- The International Hot Rod Association officially brought the 1997 Snap-on Tools Championship Drag Racing Series season to a close Saturday, Jan.

Fri 12 Jun 1998
Slate Belt Auto Parts Race Team Report 09-06-12

Slate Belt Auto Parts Race Team Report 09-06-12

Slate Belt Auto Parts Racing News The Slate Belt Auto Parts Race Team gets together on June 17 in Bangor with the Steve Park/Darrell Waltrip Pennzoil No.1. Lisa Moyer from Pen Argyl is consistently making it to the ...

Sat 29 Aug 1998
Norwalk Top Dragster Final Qualifying Order

Norwalk Top Dragster Final Qualifying Order

Norwalk, Ohio - SUMMIT FastNews - Revised final order after 2 rounds of qualifying in Top Dragster at the Prolong Super Lubricants/Ohio Lottery World Nationals: Psn-Num-Class-Driver, Home Town, Machine-------------------ET---Index--(+/-) 1...

Tue 30 Jun 1998
AMA Prostar Richmond Qualifying

AMA Prostar Richmond Qualifying

RICHMOND, Virginia, 06/30/98 12:57:04 -- Qualifying results after 2 round(s) of qualifying at the 7th annual AMA/Prostar Dixie Nationals, held at Virginia Motorsports Park, shown with position, name, hometown, make, elapsed time and speed in ...

Mon 20 Jul 1998
Columbus AMA Prostar Story

Columbus AMA Prostar Story

GARY CLARK AND PAUL GAST TAKES TOP HONORS AT AMA NATIONALS COLUMBUS, Ohio ­ Gary Clark captured his third title in the Funnybike class at the third annual AMA Nationals, race four of eight in the 1998 AMA/Prostar motorcycle drag racing series.

Sat 29 Aug 1998
Norwalk Super Rod Final Qualifying Order

Norwalk Super Rod Final Qualifying Order

Norwalk, Ohio - SUMMIT FastNews - Final order after 2 rounds of qualifying in Super Rod at the Prolong Super Lubricants/Ohio Lottery World Nationals: Psn-Num-Class-Driver, Home Town, Machine-------------------ET---Index--(+/-) 1 6839 SR...

Fri 08 May 1998
Norwalk Super Rod QUA RND 1 Order

Norwalk Super Rod QUA RND 1 Order

Norwalk, Ohio - SUMMIT FastNews - Order after one round of qualifying Thursday in Super Rod at the Prolong Super Lubricants/Ohio Lottery World Nationals: Psn-Num-Class-Driver, Home Town, Machine-------------------ET---Index--(+/-) 1 6839 ...

Sat 29 Aug 1998
Norwalk Quick Rod Final Qualifying Order

Norwalk Quick Rod Final Qualifying Order

Norwalk, Ohio - SUMMIT FastNews - Final order after 2 rounds of qualifying in Quick Rod at the Prolong Super Lubricants/Ohio Lottery World Nationals: Psn-Num-Class-Driver, Home Town, Machine-------------------ET---Index--(+/-) 1 5159 QR...

Fri 08 May 1998
Louisville Super Stock eliminations

Louisville Super Stock eliminations

LOUISVILLE KY - SUMMIT FastNews - Summary of eliminations in Super Stock at the 3rd Annual IHRA Holly Nationals: Round 2 : Jerry Jennings, Landrum SC, 67 Camaro, PE-1, Left lane, (0.551) 6.26 6.285 0.025, def. Bob Earnhardt, Roebuck SC,...

Sat 11 Jul 1998
Leicester Hot Rod QUAL Final Order

Leicester Hot Rod QUAL Final Order

LEICESTER, N.Y. - SUMMIT FastNews - Final order after 2 rounds of qualifying in Hot Rod at the 1998 IHRA CARQUEST Empire Nationals: Psn-Num-Class-Driver, Home Town, Machine-------------------ET---Index--(+/-) 1 7302 HR Jim Dadas, Lorain...

Fri 08 May 1998
Huntsville (AL) NMCA/Hot Rod Story

Huntsville (AL) NMCA/Hot Rod Story

Hot Rod Hits Home Run in Huntsville by Michael Ray March 28-29, Hot Rod Power Festival, Huntsville Dragway, Huntsville, AL - The second event on the NMCA/Hot Rod racing schedule was a great success with over 21,000 spectators in attendence...

Fri 06 Nov 1998
Bob Gillig Update

Bob Gillig Update

[This was received form Bob Gillig's wife as an update on his condition--eds] Hi everyone...I am so sorry I haven't written you back with news of Bob's condition. You can imagine how busy and overwhelmed we have been here. Bob is doing great,...

Sat 29 Aug 1998
Norwalk Top Sportsman Final Qualifying Order

Norwalk Top Sportsman Final Qualifying Order

Norwalk, Ohio - SUMMIT FastNews - Final order after 3 rounds of qualifying in Top Sportsman at the Prolong Super Lubricants/Ohio Lottery World Nationals: Psn-Num-Class-Driver, Home Town, Machine-------------------ET---Index--(+/-) 1 3290 TS...

Mon 05 Oct 1998
Ironhorse Returns To Racing

Ironhorse Returns To Racing

ROCCA RETURNS TO DRAG RACING AFTER CRASH, PLANS 1999 SEASON TOUR LEESBURG, VA.-- After a devastating crash totally destroyed the Prolong sponsored, Ironhorse 1949 Mercury, Johnny Rocca returned to drag racing at the President's Cup Nationals in...

Sat 26 Sep 1998
Budds Creek Super Stock QUAL Final Order

Budds Creek Super Stock QUAL Final Order

BUDDS CREEK, Md. - SUMMIT FastNews - Final order after 3 rounds of qualifying in Super Stock at the 1998 IHRA President's Cup Nationals: Psn-Num-Class-Driver, Home Town, Machine-------------------ET---Index--(+/-) 1 8326 PAA-1 Auston Pusey,...

Fri 28 Aug 1998
Norwalk Super Stock Final Qualifying

Norwalk Super Stock Final Qualifying

Norwalk, Ohio - SUMMIT FastNews - Order after 3 rounds of qualifying in Super Stock at the Prolong Super Lubricants/Ohio Lottery World Nationals: Psn-Num-Class-Driver, Home Town, Machine-------------------ET---Index--(+/-) 1 8229 SS/MA Randy...

Fri 05 Jun 1998
MIR Spring Funny Car Classic Results

MIR Spring Funny Car Classic Results

"MIR Spring Funny Car Classic Title to Weney" By Bill Pratt May 30 - Budds Creek, MD - Scott Weney, driving the Ken Sheetz Motorsports Firebird, totally dominated a fine field of East Coast match race funny cars at the 1998...

Sun 27 Sep 1998
Budds Creek Stock ELIM Summary

Budds Creek Stock ELIM Summary

BUDDS CREEK MD - SUMMIT FastNews - Summary of eliminations in Stock at the 1998 IHRA President's Cup Nationals: Round 3 : Lloyd Mackay, Cedar Grove NJ, 84 Regal, R/SA, Left lane, (0.503) 13.83 13.861 0.031, def. David Conkey, Columbus...

Sat 12 Sep 1998
Epping Final Qualifying Top Dragster

Epping Final Qualifying Top Dragster

EPPING, N.H. - SUMMIT FastNews - Final order after 3 rounds of qualifying in Top Dragster at the 1998 North American Nationals: Psn-Num-Class-Driver, Home Town, Machine-------------------ET---Index--(+/-) 1 4 TD Michael Barclay, ...

Sun 12 Jul 1998
AMA/Prostar Joliett Final Results

AMA/Prostar Joliett Final Results

JOLIETT, Illinois, 07/12/98 -- Final round results from the Inagural AMA/Prostar Street Fighter Nationals, held at Route 66 Raceway, shown with position, name, hometown, make, reaction time, elapsed time and speed in mph: TOP FUEL ...

Fri 28 Aug 1998
Norwalk Quick Rod QUA RND 1 Order

Norwalk Quick Rod QUA RND 1 Order

Norwalk, Ohio - SUMMIT FastNews - Order after one round of qualifying in Quick Rod at the Prolong Super Lubricants/Ohio Lottery World Nationals: Psn-Num-Class-Driver, Home Town, Machine-------------------ET---Index--(+/-) 1 5635 QR Skip ...

Fri 08 May 1998
AMA Prostar Richmond Fast Facts

AMA Prostar Richmond Fast Facts

1998 AMA/PROSTAR MOTORCYCLE DRAG RACING SERIES: Fact Sheet WHAT: 7th annual Dixie Nationals, the 3rd of 8 stops in the 1998 AMA/Prostar Series. WHERE: The track is on Route 1 South between Petersburg and Dinwiddie. From Interstate 85 South,...

Mon 05 Oct 1998
Cannon To Return To ONSAT For World Finals

Cannon To Return To ONSAT For World Finals

Scotty Cannon To Return To ONSAT Banner To Complete 1998 Season LYMAN, SC -- He carried the logo proudly for many years and it seems only fitting that he wears it when he is officially crowned to his sixth IHRA Pro Modified World ...

Fri 25 Sep 1998
Budds Creek Super Stock QUAL Rnd 2 Order

Budds Creek Super Stock QUAL Rnd 2 Order

BUDDS CREEK, Md. - SUMMIT FastNews - Order after 2 rounds of qualifying in Super Stock at the 1998 IHRA President's Cup Nationals: Psn-Num-Class-Driver, Home Town, Machine-------------------ET---Index--(+/-) 1 8018 SS/NA Gregg Sutherland, ...

Fri 08 May 1998
Goodguys Invade PPIR

Goodguys Invade PPIR

PIKES PEAK INTERNATIONAL RACEWAY GOODGUYS' HOT RODS, MUSCLE CARS INVADE PPIR SEPT. 11-13 "I consider the Goodguys Rod & Custom National events to be the nation's finest hot rod and custom car events. It's like walking on to the set of American...

Darlington Super Stock QUA Final Order

Darlington Super Stock QUA Final Order

DARLINGTON, S.C. - SUMMIT FastNews - Final order after 3 rounds of qualifying in Super Stock at the Snap-on Tools Southern Nationals: Psn-Num-Class-Driver, Home Town, Machine-------------------ET---Index--(+/-) 1 8804 GT/HA David Jackson, ...

IHRA News

IHRA News

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 7, 1998 Cheek consistent in narrow Pro Stock championship run BRISTOL, Tenn. -- Each season it seems to take just a little more to win the IHRA Snap-on Tools Pro Stock World Championship. In years past, the...

Pro Mod Winternationals Results

Pro Mod Winternationals Results

BRADENTON FL - SUMMIT FastNews - Summary of eliminations in Pro Modified at the 26th annual IHRA Prolong Winter Nationals: Round 1 : Fred Hahn, Elma NY, 37 Chevy, Left lane, (0.439) 6.563 205.19, def. Randy Moore, Piney Flats TN, 53...