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Wed 19 Apr 2000
Martinsville Speedway To Host July Fourth Celebration

Martinsville Speedway To Host July Fourth Celebration

Martinsville Speedway will host the second annual Henry County and Martinsville area July 4th Celebration and once again the admission will be free. This year's event will take place on Tuesday, July 4 and will feature two...

Wed 04 Oct 2000
Ratbag produces Outlaws Sprint Car racing game

Ratbag produces Outlaws Sprint Car racing game

ADELAIDE, SOUTH AUSTRALIA (October 2) -- Award-winning video games producer Ratbag has signed a three-year exclusive deal with the World of Outlaws for the production of a series of sprint car racing computer games. The deal teams one of...

Wed 31 May 2000
ETCC: Euro STC To Christen New Slovenian Race Track

ETCC: Euro STC To Christen New Slovenian Race Track

It will be up to the European Super Touring Cup, to open a new era for motor racing in Slovenia. On September 2 and 3, the series' rounds 13 and 14, will be hosted by a completely new race track, which is actually under construction near the...

Wed 02 Feb 2000
John Kaishian Injured in Ski Hill Accident

John Kaishian Injured in Ski Hill Accident

Hales Corners (Wisconsin) Speedway owner John Kaishian was critically injured Tuesday in a ski hill accident involving a grooming machine in the maintenance yard of the local ski resort Kaishian operates in the Milwaukee market. The Milwaukee...

Wed 12 Apr 2000
USTCC: Phoenix debut race report

USTCC: Phoenix debut race report

Richmond, CA -- Phoenix International Raceway was the site of the inaugural United States Touring Car Championship race. The new series uses modified production sedans to replicate the European touring car races. The rules for the series call...

Mon 29 May 2000
Bankfin Touring Cars rounds 9 and 10, Killarney

Bankfin Touring Cars rounds 9 and 10, Killarney

2000 BANKFIN TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP ROUNDS 9 AND 10, KILLARNEY, CAPE TOWN SATURDAY, 27 MAY, 2000 Colin Windell Giniel De Villiers (BP Nissan Dealer Team Primera) extended his championship lead to 42 points after taking a lights to flag...

Wed 25 Oct 2000
Paul Shaffer -

Paul Shaffer - "The Jack Roush of Monster Trucks"

FORT WORTH-DALLAS (Oct. 23, 2000) - Paul Shaffer has been called "the Jack Roush of monster trucks" - and with good reason. He owns eleven trucks, including many of the top competitors in the sport. Two of his best, Monster Patrol and Bear Foot,...

Fri 13 Oct 2000
Pablo Brea se incorpora a la dirigencia del TC 2000

Pablo Brea se incorpora a la dirigencia del TC 2000

Buenos Aires, Octubre 10 (www.tc2000.com.ar).- En una conferencia de prensa realizada este mediodía en la Sede Central del Automóvil Club Argentino fue presentado Pablo Brea como el nuevo presidente de Automóviles Deportivos 2000, empresa ...

Sat 16 Sep 2000
Mark Fish Motorsport clinch titles At Oulton Park

Mark Fish Motorsport clinch titles At Oulton Park

Mark Fish Motorsport clinched the Elf Clio Renaultsport UK Cup team and driver championships in fine style at Oulton Park on Sunday with top ten finishes for Jim Edwards Jnr and Rick Pearson. Prior to the Oulton Park race, Edwards Jnr topped the...

Fri 20 Oct 2000
CAT Supertruck captures FIA hampionship

CAT Supertruck captures FIA hampionship

CORNELIUS, NC -- For the second time in four years, Caterpillar's European Supertruck team won its series championship. The Supertruck team competes in the FIA European Truck Racing Cup. Harri Luostarinen, the driver of the Caterpillar Racing...

Wed 23 Aug 2000
Rick Pearson driver bio.

Rick Pearson driver bio.

Date of Birth: 15-03-1970 Lives: Fulham First drove in competition: 22-03-95 First racing car: Caterham First victory: Snetterton, 1999 Since starting his racing career five years ago, Rick Pearson has proved himself to be competitive in...

Sat 08 Apr 2000
ETCC: Euro STC 2000 schedule

ETCC: Euro STC 2000 schedule

April 2 - Mugello (I) April 30 - Pergusa (I) May 14 - A1 Ring (A) June 11 - Monza (I) July 2 - Budapest (H) July 23 - Misano (I) September 3 - Ljublijana (SLO) September 17 - Brno (CZ) September 24 - Vallelunga (I) October 15 - TBA (I) ...

Wed 19 Apr 2000
Mission Valley Speedway Retrospective and Schedule

Mission Valley Speedway Retrospective and Schedule

Mission Valley Speedway marking the start of its 30th Season! By: Stefanie Nordberg MVAR Head Judge/Reporter I find it hard to believe that after 30 years of having a Speedway in the Mission Valley, I still have people tell me that they had no...

Sat 17 Jun 2000
African Americans On Wheels GP reception

African Americans On Wheels GP reception

DETROIT, June 16 /PRNewswire/ -- In an effort to establish, build and maintain opportunities for African Americans in racing and motorsports, African Americans On Wheels (AAOW) is hosting its first ever motorsports event that will take place...

Sat 16 Sep 2000
Porsche Pirelli Supercup provisional entry list

Porsche Pirelli Supercup provisional entry list

<pre> PORSCHE PIRELLI SUPERCUP PROVISIONAL ENTRY LIST (As of Sept. 12, 2000) No. Driver Nationality Team 1 Al Unser Jr. United States Porsche AG 2 Randy Pobst United...

Tue 12 Dec 2000
2000 final standings - Class B

2000 final standings - Class B

<pre> Brazilian Formula Chevrolet Official Final Standing - Class B December 10, 2000 Pos Car Driver UF Pts ------------------------------------------- 1. 7 Alexandre Cunha RJ 159 2. 23 Pedro ...

Mon 03 Jan 2000
BMW Performance Center Driving School Opens

BMW Performance Center Driving School Opens

Drivers Can Hone Their Skills at New South Carolina Attraction WOODCLIFF LAKE, NJ, January 6, 2000...Motoring enthusiasts can hone their driving skills at the new BMW Performance Center Driving School in Spartanburg, SC. Six one- and two-day...

Fri 19 May 2000
Pikes Peak; Formula de las Americas

Pikes Peak; Formula de las Americas

Pikes Peak, Co.- Formula de las Americas (former Pan-American Indy Lights), ran for the first time on the Pikes Peak International Raceway in preparation for Round 4, which will be held on May 21. The above Series will share the event with ...

Thu 20 Apr 2000
TC 2000 Panorama previo / visita C?rdoba

TC 2000 Panorama previo / visita C?rdoba

Buenos Aires, Abril 19 (Prensa TC 2000).- El histórico circuito "Oscar Cabalén" de Córdoba será el anfitrión de la tercera fecha del Campeonato 2000 del Turismo Competición 2000 que se presentará allí el fin de semana del 21 al 23 de...

Wed 02 Feb 2000
ADAC VW New Beetle Cup & VW Lupo Cup

ADAC VW New Beetle Cup & VW Lupo Cup

ADAC VW New Beetle Cup & VW Lupo Cup Schedule May 28 Hockenheim June 18 Oschersleben (Lupo only) June 18 Montreal - Grand Prix Air Canada (Beetle only) July 9 Norisring July 16 Nurburgring -...

Wed 16 Feb 2000
Don Schroeder Memorials

Don Schroeder Memorials

Don Schroeder, senior technical editor at Car and Driver, was killed while testing a car Friday. Just 35 years old, Don was extremely bright and an exceptionally good test driver. We mourn his loss. The Funeral will be held at 2:00 PM,...

Fri 23 Jun 2000
Grave Digger Headlines Monster Trucks at New Egypt

Grave Digger Headlines Monster Trucks at New Egypt

New Egypt, NJ (June 22) -- Get ready to rumble at New Egypt Speedway on Monday, July 3, when Haldeman Ford of Hamilton presents the rough-and-tumble Night of Destruction 2000, featuring Monster Trucks, fireworks and more. Headlining the field is...

Fri 29 Dec 2000
Ricky Bryant at Pennzoil show

Ricky Bryant at Pennzoil show

Thomasville, NC ( Dec 27th ) ASA AC Delco Series Rookie of the Year candidate Ricky Bryant will be on hand , at the Motorsports 2001 show by Pennzoil, on Jan. 12th, 13th,and the 14th as well. Ricky will be appearing with his ...

Fri 24 Mar 2000
Martinsville Makes Improvements for Handicapped Fans

Martinsville Makes Improvements for Handicapped Fans

Martinsville, VA---Martinsville Speedway is making several improvements for handicapped race fans. A new handicapped section has been added in turns one and two, and golf carts will be dedicated to carrying handicapped individuals...

Mon 20 Nov 2000
Free Monster Truck rides at Washington DC Motorsports Expo

Free Monster Truck rides at Washington DC Motorsports Expo

Chantilly, VA (Nov. 17, 2000) - NASCAR drivers Kevin and Wayne Grubb are the latest additions to the list of drivers making personal appearances at the Washington, D.C. Motorsports Expo to be held December 8th through the 10th at the Capital...

Fri 06 Oct 2000
ETCC: Euro STC gets FIA status

ETCC: Euro STC gets FIA status

The World Motor Sport Council, in the meeting held at Seville yesterday, voted to raise the European Super Touring Cup to the rank of FIA European Touring Car Championship. This decision has been taken under reserve of the approval of the series'...

Wed 24 May 2000
Texas Motor Speedway Gives Final

Texas Motor Speedway Gives Final "No" to Widespread Beer Sales

FORT WORTH-DALLAS (May 23, 2000) - The surveys on potential beer sales are now complete and the results are in. Texas Motor Speedway today announced that it will not have widespread beer sales at major race events at the 1.5-mile ...

Wed 26 Jan 2000
Nebraska Auto Racing Hall of Fame inducts seven new members for 2000

Nebraska Auto Racing Hall of Fame inducts seven new members for 2000

LINCOLN, Neb. (January 8, 2000) -- The Nebraska Auto Racing Hall of Fame (NARHoF) inducted seven new members into the three-year-old organization, Jan. 8. The announcement was made at the Nebraska State Fair Park, in conjunction with the simulcast...

Mon 10 Jul 2000
Doug Danger makes first appearance at Oswego

Doug Danger makes first appearance at Oswego

Oswego, NY . . .Motorcycle Daredevil Doug Danger will perform his heart stopping thrill show at Oswego Speedway this Saturday night. The Doug Danger Thrill Show is an action packed performance that combines high-speed motorcycle feats of daring...

Wed 09 Aug 2000
Pearson returns to Super Coupe Cup

Pearson returns to Super Coupe Cup

Renault Clio Cup front runner, Rick Pearson will contest round eight of the freeparking.co.uk Super Coupe Cup in a Renault 5 GT Turbo at Thruxton this weekend. Pearson will be run by his current team, Mark Fish Motorsport. Pearson is a...

Mon 09 Oct 2000
ETCC: Cerklje race results

ETCC: Cerklje race results

EURO STC - ROUNDS 19 and 20 @RACE RESULTS - weather: overcast, track: damp, temperature 15C. GIOVANARDI CLINCHES EURO STC TITLE IN SLOVENIA WHILE COLCIAGO AND MORBIDELLI SCORE A WIN APIECE Fabrizio Giovanardi is the first Euro STC champion....

Thu 24 Aug 2000
Formula Europa at the Phoenix Park

Formula Europa at the Phoenix Park

Lynx Phoenix Europa Challenge Phoenix Park, Dublin Sunday 20 August 2000 Morgan Dempsey's first Formula Europa win of the year came at the famous Phoenix Park races held in Dublin yesterday. He capitalised on his pole position to lead the way...

Mon 05 Jun 2000
TC 2000 Gano Cingolani en Paran?

TC 2000 Gano Cingolani en Paran?

Paraná, Junio 4 (www.tc2000.com.ar) - Daniel Cingolani (Ford Escort Zetec) ganó la quinta competencia del Campeonato Argentino 2000 de TC 2000 corrida en el autódromo Cuidad de Paraná y se convirtió en el quinto piloto que llega al triunfo en...

Fri 08 Dec 2000
PGTS: Panoz Motor Sports forms new racing series

PGTS: Panoz Motor Sports forms new racing series

BRASELTON, Ga. (December 5, 2000) -- The Panoz Motor Sports Group, which includes the American Le Mans Series, has announced the formation of a new road racing series to be known as the Panoz GT Series. The new series will feature the same cars...

Mon 31 Jul 2000
Gan? Bessone en Rafaela

Gan? Bessone en Rafaela

Rafaela, Julio 30 (www.tc2000.com.ar).- Ernesto Bessone a bordo de un Chrysler Neon ganó la carrera del Campeonato Argentino 2000 de TC 2000 corrida hoy en el autódromo Ciudad de Rafaela y se convirtió en el octavo ganador distinto de la ...

Thu 21 Sep 2000
Harley on the track at Irwindale

Harley on the track at Irwindale

Irwindale, Calif. - - "We expect to have as many as 500 motorcyclists to join in all the fun this year," said Traci Berman of Laidlaw's Harley-Davidson in Rosemead. "Last year was our first ever charity ride to a racetrack ... We were blown...