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Tue 31 Aug 1999
LSR: Pontiac Firebird Breaks 300 MPH at Bonneville

LSR: Pontiac Firebird Breaks 300 MPH at Bonneville

DETROIT (August 31, 1999) - At this year's Bonneville Nationals Land Speed Trials on the fabled salt flats race course in western Utah, the Kugel & LeFevers Pontiac Firebird entry driven by Joe Kugel became the first stock-bodied passenger...

Thu 28 Oct 1999
South African All -Time Touring Car Statistics

South African All -Time Touring Car Statistics

NISSAN TOPS ALL-TIME TOURING CAR STATISTICS Colin Windell Nissan (with 40 victories) is the most successful manufacturer in touring car racing since the formula was introduced in South Africa in 1993. BMW is next best with 38 wins followed...

Fri 22 Jan 1999
AA Kyalami Weekend News 99-01-30

AA Kyalami Weekend News 99-01-30

HISTORY WAS MADE AT AA KYALAMI TODAY History was made at AA Kyalami today (Saturday, January 30), when the first Vodacom Isondo Sport 2000 race was held. The race saw 16 previously-disadvantaged drivers take to the circuit, making it the...

Sun 21 Nov 1999
ASTC: Paul Morris Macau GP Guia Super Touring Race Report

ASTC: Paul Morris Macau GP Guia Super Touring Race Report

46TH MACAU GRAND PRIX GUIA TOURING CAR EVENT MACAU: Race Report, Sunday, November 21 MORRIS WINS SUPER TOURING RACE AT MACAU Paul Morris today became the first Australian in 10 years to win at the Macau Grand Prix when he took the chequered...

Mon 05 Apr 1999
CHAMPCAR/CART: Jeff Krosnoff Scholarship Winner

CHAMPCAR/CART: Jeff Krosnoff Scholarship Winner

WINNER SELECTED FOR THIRD ANNUAL JEFF KROSNOFF SCHOLARSHIP LA CANADA, Calif., (April 5, 1999) -- It was announced today that Vintage High School senior Margot K. Mendelson of Napa, Calif. is the recipient of the third annual Jeff Krosnoff ...

Thu 23 Dec 1999
Irwindale Speedway 1999 Track Records

Irwindale Speedway 1999 Track Records

IRWINDALE SPEEDWAY 1999 OFFICIAL ONE LAP TRACK RECORDS (RECORDED IN QUALIFYING) compiled by Tim Kennedy DIVISION DRIVER Car ...

Sun 28 Mar 1999
Waycross National Late Model Sportsman Series Report

Waycross National Late Model Sportsman Series Report

'LOCOMOTIVE" STEAMS THE OKEFENOKEE Waycross, Ga. - Waycross (Ga.) Motor Speedway welcomed the National Late Model Sportsman Series back to the fast half-mile oval for the 'Okefenokee Show Down" and for the second time in as many races, a new...

Sun 28 Feb 1999
Opel Motorsport Returns to South African Championship

Opel Motorsport Returns to South African Championship

After a two-year break from touring car racing, during which time it focussed on the Group N Championship, Opel Motorsport is back in the premier formula thanks to a partnership forged with Petronas through its Petronas PX2 Touring Cars, and ...

Sun 13 Jun 1999
Canada Superbike Championship Race City Results

Canada Superbike Championship Race City Results

Race City Motorsports Park // June 13, 1999 CALGARY, AB - Francis Martin of Sherbrooke, QC rode his Kawasaki ZX-7RR to his first career Toyota Canada Superbike Championship win in thrilling fashion here at Race City Motorsports Park on Sunday. ...

Wed 15 Sep 1999
CHAMPCAR/CART: Team Mates, Mika Salo Interview
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CHAMPCAR/CART: Team Mates, Mika Salo Interview

This week's feature stories are now in the Magazine section at motorsport.com. Included in this week's edition is a candid interview with Mika Salo, who's replaced the injured Michael Schumacher at Ferrari. Salo talks about his marraige to...

Fri 13 Aug 1999
Kalamazoo Klash Results 1999-08-11

Kalamazoo Klash Results 1999-08-11

A capacity crowd of over 6,000 people filled Kalamazoo Speedway's grandstands Wednesday night. Seventy-two super late models crammed the pits hoping to qualify for the seventh annual Kalamazoo Klash. The $15,000 winner's share went to a jubilant...

Mon 10 May 1999
ADAC VW New Beetle Cup Sachsenring Results

ADAC VW New Beetle Cup Sachsenring Results

ADAC Volkswagen Cup '99 Sachsenring/Germany May 9, 1999 ADAC VW New Beetle Cup Results: Place Start Name 1. 14 Olli Haapalainen 2. 20 Famick Evemhardt 3. 8 Foris Morth 4. 9...

Mon 15 Mar 1999
NLMS Schedule Change

NLMS Schedule Change

NLMS Adds East Georgia, Moves Golden Isle Kathleen, Ga. - National Late Model Sportsman Series Director Ray Miller announced over the weekend that the Southern Dirt Tour will return to East Georgia Motor Speedway in Swainsboro, Ga. in 1999....

Sun 22 Aug 1999
Paducah International Raceway Results August 21

Paducah International Raceway Results August 21

ENGLISH TOPS PIR FIELD Paducah,KY- Terry English of Benton, KY warmed up for next weekends' "Terry Egner Memorial" by winning the UMP Late Model feature at Paducah International Raceway Saturday evening. English made a clean sweep, recording...

Sat 12 Jun 1999
Canada Superbike Race City Motorsports Park June 12

Canada Superbike Race City Motorsports Park June 12

CALGARY, AB - Jeff Williams scored his first career Toyota Canada Superbike Championship victory in dramatic fashion at the season opener here at Race City Motorsport Park on Saturday. The 24-year-old from Kingston, ON passed fellow Kawasaki...

Tue 21 Sep 1999
ASTC: Volvo Names Star-Studded Team For Bathurst

ASTC: Volvo Names Star-Studded Team For Bathurst

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 21: Swedish manufacturer Volvo has recruited former BMW and Ford works driver Craig Baird as part of a star-studded team led by Jim Richards to defend its Bathurst Super Touring crown at Mount Panorama on October 3. The other...

Thu 02 Dec 1999
ASTC: BOC Gases Australian Super Touring

ASTC: BOC Gases Australian Super Touring

Championship; Thursday, December 2 BOC GASES AUSTRALIAN SUPER TOURING CHAMPIONSHIP INDEPENDENTS CUP UPDATE DECEMBER 2: The following is an off-season update on Independents Cup teams preparing for the BOC Gases Australian Super Touring ...

Sun 19 Dec 1999
Motorsports Sponsorship Marketing in 16th Year

Motorsports Sponsorship Marketing in 16th Year

MOTORSPORTS SPONSORSHIP MARKETING NEWS KICKS OFF 16TH YEAR OF PUBLISHING, SPECIAL OFFER FOR NEW SUBSCRIBERS LANGHORNE, PA DECEMBER 20, 1999 . . . "There were a lot of people who told me the newsletter, Motorsports Sponsorship Marketing News,...

Sat 08 May 1999
USAR Driver David Pletcher Lakeland Preview

USAR Driver David Pletcher Lakeland Preview

Newsgroups: rec.autos.sport.info Organization: MNI - Motorsport News International Approved: jackd@motorsport.com From: Motorsport News International <press@motorsport.com> Followup-To: rec.autos.sport.misc Pinellas Park driver faces ...

Thu 15 Apr 1999
Macau GP Guia Second Qualifying

Macau GP Guia Second Qualifying

GUIA RACE SECOND QUALIFYING POS NO CL DRIVER NAT CAR TIME LAPS GAP KPH 1 53 B Michael BARTELS GER Audi A4 Quattro 02:29.1 5 147.80 2 54 B...

Wed 24 Mar 1999
namars: Short Track-DARF Promoters Night

namars: Short Track-DARF Promoters Night

RACING SEASON PREVUE NOTES FROM DAYTON DARF PROMOTERS NIGHT - The annual Dayton Auto Racing Fans Promoters Night was held Tuesday, March 23rd, at the Christopher Club in Dayton. As usual The event was well attended and schedules from all...

Fri 29 Oct 1999
Mercedes-Benz Expands 1999 Holiday Catalog

Mercedes-Benz Expands 1999 Holiday Catalog

Mercedes-Benz Expands Offering in 1999 Holiday Catalog Find Unique Gifts, Children's Toys and Personal Accessories from the Collection MONTVALE, N.J., Oct. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Aficionados of Mercedes-Benz will discover holiday shopping heaven...

Sat 08 May 1999
New Egypt Results

New Egypt Results

Laureno Captures First Of Season At New Egypt Speedway New Egypt, NJ (May 8) -- Ivyland, PA's Roger Laureno visited Victory Lane for the first time this season during a fast-paced 25 lap Modified feature at the New Egypt Speedway on Saturday...

Thu 18 Nov 1999
Riverview Speedway Darren Disbury Review

Riverview Speedway Darren Disbury Review

DISBURY BACK IN THE F500 WINNER¹S CIRCLE Darren Disbury charged back into the winner¹s circle in a stunning performance aboard the Dave Jack Paving & Landscaping/Century Batteries Formula 500 ...

Tue 07 Sep 1999
Salzburgring Results

Salzburgring Results

"ADAC STW-Championship" - Round 7 at Salzburgring ------------------Results sprint over 12 laps (51.06 km)----------------- Pos Driver Team/Car ...

Sun 28 Nov 1999
Bankfin Championship Review

Bankfin Championship Review

1999 BANKFIN TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP ROUNDS 19 & 20 (24 laps, 102,4 km) NOVEMBER 27/28 Colin Windell Duncan Vos took his BP Nissan Primera to his second win of the season in the penultimate round of the 1999 Bankfin Touring Car Championship...

Wed 08 Dec 1999
Insurance Executive

Insurance Executive "Gus" Parker Dead

Augustine "Gus" Parker of Denver and Litchfield Park, Ariz., an insurance broker, died Nov. 25 in Peoria, Ariz. He was 61. Services were Saturday at Horan & McConaty Family Chapel. Interment was in Fairmount Cemetery. He was born Sept. 14,...

Tue 27 Apr 1999
SBRS: Derek Hill Survives Freak Accident

SBRS: Derek Hill Survives Freak Accident

HILL SURVIVES FREAK ACCIDENT Brands Hatch, England, Monday 26 April 1999: America's Derek Hill, son of the 1961 World Champion Phil Hill was recovering in hospital today following a freak accident on Sunday which saw the former Barber ...

Sat 08 May 1999
Pennzoil Motorsports '99 a Big Success

Pennzoil Motorsports '99 a Big Success

14TH ANNUAL PENNZOIL MOTORSPORTS SHOW IS ANOTHER SUCCESS STORY FORT WASHINGTON, PA JANUARY 18, 1999 . . . Despite bad weather on opening day of the three day Pennzoil Motorsports Auto Racing Trade Show, show officials report that the show was ...

Sun 21 Nov 1999
Macau GP Guia Results

Macau GP Guia Results

GUIA SUNDAY (21/11) RACE Weather: Sunny BARTELS TAKES VICTORY IN MACAU German Michael Bartels claimed victory in the Macau Guia race on Sunday despite failing to take the win in both heats of the event. The Audi driver led from the start...

Sun 10 Jan 1999
EMPA Convention Honors Top Drivers and Members

EMPA Convention Honors Top Drivers and Members

EARNHARDT JR., RAHMER, AND OTHERS HONORED AT EMPA CONVENTION TREVOSE, PA January 10, 1999 . . . Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Fred Rahmer earned the two top awards presented by the Eastern Motorsport Press Association at their annual convention.

Wed 20 Oct 1999
Competitors Honored at Awards Banquet

Competitors Honored at Awards Banquet

F2000 COMPETITORS HONORED AT SEASON-ENDING BANQUET FAIRFIELD, N.J. (October 20, 1999)—The 1999 U.S. F2000 National Championship Presented by Speedvision season came to an official close with the annual awards banquet October 17 at the...

Tue 21 Sep 1999
Oschersleben Results

Oschersleben Results

"ADAC STW-Championship" 1999 - Round 8 at Motopark Oschersleben ------------------Results sprint over 14 laps (51.338 km)---------------- Pos Driver Team/Car ...

Mon 12 Apr 1999
Bueno vence na Superturismo

Bueno vence na Superturismo

Marc Zimmermann - motorsort.com - Motorsport News International O piloto brasileiro Cacá Bueno venceu a primeira etapa do Campeonato Sul-Americano de Superturismo em Interlagos neste domingo. Em segundo terminou seu companheiro de equipe...

Tue 21 Dec 1999
ASTC: Peter Hills Interview

ASTC: Peter Hills Interview

Sydney driver Peter Hills (born 3.11.58) has been racing in the BOC Gases Australian Super Touring Championship since its inception in 1994. Hills had his most successful season in 1999, winning the Independents Cup and finishing fifth outright...

Thu 15 Apr 1999
Macau GP Combined Race Results

Macau GP Combined Race Results

GUIA RACE PROVISIONAL COMBINED RESULT POS NO CL DRIVER NAT CAR TIME LAPS GAP KPH BEST 1 53 B Michael BARTELS GER Audi A4 Quattro 51:05.124 20...