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Thu 10 Feb 2000
Hall-of-Fame race driver Dick Gaines dies

Hall-of-Fame race driver Dick Gaines dies

Hall-of-Fame race driver Dick Gaines dies Courtesy Times-Mail,Bedford, IN & T.J. Buffenbarger MITCHELL INDIANA, February 8, 2000 - Mitchell native Dick Gaines, a member of the National Sprint Car Hall of Fame, died Saturday at his residence. He...

Sun 12 Mar 2000
Darlington Barney Squiers/Roy Singleton Post Race Report

Darlington Barney Squiers/Roy Singleton Post Race Report

DARLINGTON, SC - Barney Squires made car owner Roy Singleton plenty proud. The veteran car painter, who pilots the Majesty Homes-sponsored, Pro Modified 1941 Willys, qualified for his first ever national event in the professional division and...

Mon 03 Jul 2000
AMA/Prostar Chicago: Final Qualifying
AMA

AMA/Prostar Chicago: Final Qualifying

<pre> JOLIET, Ill., 07/02/00 17:41:39 -- Qualifying results after 4 round(s) of qualifying at the AMA/Prostar Trim-Tex Street Fighter Nationals, held at Route 66 Raceway, shown with position, name, hometown, make, elapsed time and speed...

Wed 02 Aug 2000
Speed Trucks, demo derby at Las Vegas

Speed Trucks, demo derby at Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS -- Mechanix Wear Speed Trucks, a demolition derby, Friday Night Drags and a motocross event highlight Las Vegas Motor Speedway's racing weekend. Mechanix Wear Speed Trucks made an appearance for The Bullring's season opener ...

Wed 28 Jun 2000
Who Is Louie Allison From Denver?

Who Is Louie Allison From Denver?

DENVER, CO (June 27, 2000) -- Fans of the IHRA Summit Drag Racing Series may have noticed a familiar name missing from the qualifying sheets at the first four 2000 IHRA national events. That name is 'Pontiac' Jack Ostrander. While the veteran has...

Tue 08 Feb 2000
Veteran Super Stock Racer Carl Holbrook Succombs

Veteran Super Stock Racer Carl Holbrook Succombs

Veteran Super Stock Racer Carl Holbrook Succombs To Lung Illness LAVONIA, MI - It is with much regret that we inform you of the passing of veteran Super Stock legend Carl D. Holbrook, 65, of Livonia, Mi. He passed away on Sunday about a lengthy...

Mon 04 Dec 2000
Darlington Dragway names new manager

Darlington Dragway names new manager

DARLINGTON, SC - (December 1, 2000) - Larry Hensley, a longtime and highly successful drag racing track operator, promoter and former-competitor, has accepted the position as general manager of Darlington International Dragway (DID). In making...

Mon 03 Apr 2000
AMA/Prostat Atlanta final qualifying
AMA

AMA/Prostat Atlanta final qualifying

COMMERCE, Geo., 04/03/00 09:32:17 -- Final qualifying results from the AMA/Prostar Star Racing Nationals, held at Atlanta Dragway, shown with position, name, hometown, make, elapsed time and speed in mph: TOP FUEL 1, Chris Hand, Navoo, AL,...

Tue 18 Jul 2000
The Strip at LVMS point standings

The Strip at LVMS point standings

The Strip at LVMS point standings Pro E.T. (7.50 to 11.99) 1.Chris Naffziger 313; 2. Doug Schnieder 280; 3. Randall Holly 270; 4. Jeff Bansbach 269; 4. Jerry Mock 269; 6. Paul Bledsoe 238; 7. Rudy Long 237; 8. Tim Arden 216; 9. Ron Landram...

Tue 17 Oct 2000
Shreveport: Wayne Bailey dies after crash

Shreveport: Wayne Bailey dies after crash

GILLIAM, La. (AP) -- Drag racer Wayne Bailey died Saturday of injuries from a crash during qualifying Friday night for the IHRA World Finals at Red River Raceway. Bailey's car split in half after crashing into a concrete retaining wall, said...

Mon 12 Jun 2000
Spring Funny Car Classic at Maryland International Raceway

Spring Funny Car Classic at Maryland International Raceway

MIR Spring FC Classic Titles to Gibson, Plummer, Hayes By Bill Pratt June 10 - Budds Creek, Maryland - Maryland International Raceway hosted the eighth Annual Spring Funny Car Classic Saturday night. The race featured the War on Wheels funny...

Fri 09 Jun 2000
Texas Quick 8 Pro Mod results

Texas Quick 8 Pro Mod results

SEGUIN, Tex - Pro Modified driver Gaylen Smith came out of his early season slump to regain his record setting form with a win during the second stop on the Texas Quick 8 Outlaw Pro Mod Championship Series at River City Raceway in Seguin,...

Sun 21 May 2000
AMA/Prostar Rockingham final qualifying
AMA

AMA/Prostar Rockingham final qualifying

ROCKINGHAM, NC, 05/20/00 18:57:16 -- Final qualifying results from the AMA/Prostar Schnitz Racing Summer Nationals, held at Rockingham Dragway, shown with position, name, hometown, make, elapsed time and speed in mph: FUNNYBIKE 1, Bryan ...

Thu 13 Jan 2000
Dave Settles joins Doug Herbert camp

Dave Settles joins Doug Herbert camp

CHERRYVILLE, N.C. - Doug Herbert added another member to his Snap-on Racing Top Fuel brain trust with the hiring of veteran Dave Settles as the team's technology consultant. Settles, a former drag racer who has both driven and served as...

Mon 20 Nov 2000
USAR: WWS: Goodyear weekly round up 2000-11-16

USAR: WWS: Goodyear weekly round up 2000-11-16

IRWINDALE, Calif. -- Brendan Gaughan was the champion as soon as the green flag waved. Bobby Dotter only saw one flag and that was the all-important checker. A six-week layoff delayed Gaughan's coronation as the 2000 NASCAR Winston West...

Wed 28 Jun 2000
Las Vegas Weekly points 2000-06-27

Las Vegas Weekly points 2000-06-27

<pre> The Strip at LVMS point standings Pro E.T. (7.50 to 11.99) 1.Chris Naffziger 272; 2. Jeff Bansbach 228; 2. Jerry Mock 228; 4. Doug Schnieder 217; 5. Rudy Long 196; 6. Tim Arden 186; 6. Paul Bledsoe 186; 8. Randall Holly 175; 9. Dana...

Wed 05 Apr 2000
Nitronic Research AA/FD List embraces human element

Nitronic Research AA/FD List embraces human element

-Cole Coonce, NR Mojo Wire 04/05/00, Los Angeles, CA--When "Wild Bill" Alexander finally claimed Top Fuel Eliminator at the March Meet after forty years of trying, most informed nitromaniacs knew that moment would resonate beyond the drag ...

Fri 31 Mar 2000
Texas Pro Mods Head For San Antonio

Texas Pro Mods Head For San Antonio

SEGUIN, Tex-The Texas Quick 8 Racing Association will have its second race of it's eight race series, The Texas Quick 8 Point Series Shootout, this Saturday at River City Raceway in Seguin. Highlighting the show will be the 2500+ horsepower Outlaw...

Wed 16 Aug 2000
San Antonio Outlaw Pro Mod results

San Antonio Outlaw Pro Mod results

MARION, Tex - Brenham, Texas' Scott Herzog took home the win and the Texas Quick 8 Championship Series points lead in front of a large crowd during the August 5th Outlaw Pro Mod Shootout at River City Raceway near San Antonio, Texas. Herzog...

Sun 26 Mar 2000
Baytown Outlaw Pro Mod Shootout Results

Baytown Outlaw Pro Mod Shootout Results

BAYTOWN, TX-The Texas Quick 8 Racing Association kicked off the first of it's eight race series this weekend with the Outlaw Pro Mod Showdown at the famed Houston Raceway Park in Baytown. Brownsville, Texas' Bobby Booth suprised everyone by ...

Tue 29 Aug 2000
Las Vegas standings 2000-08-29

Las Vegas standings 2000-08-29

<pre> The Strip at LVMS point standings Pro E.T. (7.50 to 11.99) 1. Doug Schnieder 447; 2. Randall Holly 437; 2. Tim Arden 437; 4. Chris Naffziger 436; 5. Jeff Bansbach 435; 6. Jerry Mock 414; 7. Paul Bledsoe 374; 8. Rudy Long 338; 9....

Mon 10 Apr 2000
Rockingham Top Sportsman Eliminations Summary

Rockingham Top Sportsman Eliminations Summary

ROCKINGHAM NC - SUMMIT FastNews - Summary of eliminations in Annihilator Top Sportsman at the 35th annual Holley Spring Nationals Presented by Castrol GTX: Round 3: Robert Sellers, Bunnell FL, '97 Avenger, TS, Left lane, (0.527) 7.26 7.348 ...

Fri 16 Jun 2000
Niagara Falls International Speedway launched

Niagara Falls International Speedway launched

NIAGARA FALLS, ON - A powerful group of Canadian business and political leaders gathered in Niagara Falls, Ontario on Thursday morning to announce the planned development of a major motorsports and entertainment complex on the edge of the ...

Wed 02 Aug 2000
AMA/Prostar Indianapolis fact sheet
AMA

AMA/Prostar Indianapolis fact sheet

WHAT: Pingel Thunder Nationals. The sixth of eight events in the 2000 AMA/Prostar Motorcycle Drag Racing Series. WHEN: Friday-Sunday, August 11-13, 2000 WHERE: Indianapolis Raceway Park, The track is located five miles west of the ...