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Sat 13 Nov 2004
UTE: Symmons Plains Friday notes

UTE: Symmons Plains Friday notes

Zukanovic Fastest For Ford in Tight V8 Ute Session at Symmons Plains Victorian Ford driver Marcus Zukanovic topped the timesheets in two ultra-close practice sessions on day one of the Kanga Loaders V8 Ute Summer Shootout at Symmons Plains...

Fri 12 Nov 2004
Massa aiming to beat Schumacher in RoCHeadline
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Massa aiming to beat Schumacher in RoC

Sauber's Felipe Massa will compete in the Race of Champions at the Stade de France, Paris, in December and is aiming to beat F1 champion Michael Schumacher. Massa and the 2004 Indy Racing League champion Tony Kanaan will form the Brazilian team...

Thu 11 Nov 2004
Former USAC President Dick King died

Former USAC President Dick King died

Richard "Dick" King, President and Chief Executive Officer of the United States Auto Club between 1976 and 1997, passed away unexpectedly on November 8, 2004. Mr. King, who was due to retire as President of USAC Properties, Inc. at the end of...

Tue 09 Nov 2004
Mart?nez claims championship, Fontana the victory in TC

Mart?nez claims championship, Fontana the victory in TC

When it rest one race for the season close, Omar Martínez (Ford nº 4) has became today in the new Turismo Carretera champion as he took third place at the fifteenth round disputed at La Plata Raceway. Norberto Fontana (Dodge nº 23) achieved his...

Sun 07 Nov 2004
AUS: Willowbank postpones final meeting

AUS: Willowbank postpones final meeting

Inclement weather conditions being experienced throughout South-East Queensland have forced the cancellation of the 39th iTEL Community Telco Drag Racing Nationals at Willowbank Raceway. In a disappointing end to a meeting that had promised ...

Formula Ford round ten summary

Formula Ford round ten summary

Formula Ford Championship - Round 10, Kyalami, Midrand. Robert Wolk (AfintaPart Mygale) and Ian Parsons (Nisa Today's Van Diemen) shared wins in the final round of the South African Formula Ford championship in round ten of the Vodacom Power...

"Papa Smurf" Sherrill Pardue passes away

Former Late Model and Grand Stock Driver Sherrill Pardue Passes Away.... Known to fans of Old Dominion Speedway as "Papa Smurf", former driver Sherrill Pardue has died as a result of complications following heart surgery. Sherrill began his ...

Sat 06 Nov 2004
Formula Ford round nine summary

Formula Ford round nine summary

Despite not winning a race on the day, local hero Robert Wolk (AfintaPart Mygale) was crowned the South African Formula Ford Champion after round nine of the Vodacom Power Tour held at the East London Grand Prix circuit yesterday. Wolk had been...

Formula Ford round eight summary

Formula Ford round eight summary

Robert Wolk (AfintaPart Mygale) and Brett Mayberry (Mygale) shared the spoils in round eight of the Vodacom Power Tour's Formula Ford Championship races at a wind and dust swept Phakisa Raceway near Welkom yesterday. Wolk qualified in pole ...

Fri 05 Nov 2004
Audette Racing, 2004 team of the year

Audette Racing, 2004 team of the year

Mathieu, champion and Remy, vice-champion Mirabel, November 5, 2004 -- In its very first season with a two-car effort in the Formula 1600 Quebec Championship, Audette Racing team from Mirabel realised all the goals they set at the beginning of...

Doug Craig killed in airplane crash

Doug Craig killed in airplane crash

Florida - It is with heavy hearts that the American Racing Drivers Club sends this notice. Lifetime member Doug Craig, 72, was killed in an airplane crash near his home in Florida Wednesday morning in his personal aircraft. Craig's wife Jane...

ETCC: JAS Motorsport test in Adria

ETCC: JAS Motorsport test in Adria

JAS Motorport's Customers test the Honda Accord ETCC As announced, JAS Motorsport have invited faithful customers and potential new drivers for the future to test the Honda Accord Euro R which has competed with Alessandro Balzan in the...

Wed 03 Nov 2004
IRL: Services for John Martin Jr.

IRL: Services for John Martin Jr.

Services for John Martin Jr. Sunday, November 7 Visitation from 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm PT Pacific View Memorial Park 3500 Pacific View Drive Corona Del Mar, CA 92625 (949) 644-2700 Monday, November 8 Funeral Service - 11:00 am PT Calvary...

Tue 02 Nov 2004
CHAMPCAR/CART: IRL: John Martin Jr. - tragic death

CHAMPCAR/CART: IRL: John Martin Jr. - tragic death

On the Tragic Loss of John Martin Jr. Everyone involved with Super Aguri Fernandez Racing and Fernandez Racing is deeply saddened over the tragic death of teammate and friend John Martin Jr. who lost his life in a surfing accident in Nassau, ...

Mon 01 Nov 2004
De Le?n-Di Palma owns the

De Le?n-Di Palma owns the "200km of Buenos Aires"

The Ford Focus duo of Gabriel Ponce de León, current champion, and Patricio Di Palma achieved the victory at the "200km of Buenos Aires", twelfth round of the Argentinian Touring Car Championship (TC 2000) disputed yesterday, where both Chevrolet...

Thu 28 Oct 2004
Remembering Ricky HendrickHeadline

Remembering Ricky Hendrick

Rick Hendrick, his family and the Hendrick Motorsports organization are in the process of mourning the loss of their loved ones and friends who were on board the small Beech 200 plane that crashed on Sunday near Martinsville. The following is a...

Wed 27 Oct 2004
Lessman Racing Bonneville summary 2004-10-25

Lessman Racing Bonneville summary 2004-10-25

World's Fastest Compressed Natural Gas Vehicle Bonneville Salt Flats, UT. -- Oct 25, 2004 -- What was supposed to be a trial "shakedown" run of a race car revealed the world's fastest Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) vehicle. The car, a ...

DuPont letter about Joe Jackson

DuPont letter about Joe Jackson

In a letter sent to DuPont employees on Monday, October 25, Ed Donnelly, group vice president - DuPont Coatings & Color Technologies, wrote: "By now, many of you have heard that a Hendrick Motorsports aircraft crashed yesterday near...

Jeff Gordon on Hendrick Motorsports tragedy

Jeff Gordon on Hendrick Motorsports tragedy

Jeff Gordon statement: "We are deeply saddened by this loss to the Hendrick Motorsports family and the racing community. Not only did we lose valuable members of our organization and the motorsports community, we lost friends. "We thank all of...

Stewart statement on Lathram, Hendrick tragedy

Stewart statement on Lathram, Hendrick tragedy

Statement from Tony Stewart Regarding Scott Lathram and Hendrick Motorsports Tragedy PADUCAH, Ky., (October 26, 2004) - Scott Lathram, the helicopter pilot for NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Series driver Tony Stewart, was amongst the 10 people killed when...

Tue 26 Oct 2004
In Memory of WOO's Patricia Helm

In Memory of WOO's Patricia Helm

Selma, CA (October 25, 2004) The World of Outlaws Community mourns the passing of Patricia Helm, wife of David Helm - the owner of the ...

Fri 22 Oct 2004
Mopar Speed news 2004-10-21

Mopar Speed news 2004-10-21

Jorgen Moller sets a land speed record of 213.413 mph in his RaceDeck Roadster. On October 16, RaceDeck Racing closed out the 2004 season by setting a fastest mile speed average of 213.413 mph during the World Finals at the Bonneville Salt Flats.

2005 World Series by Renault provisional calendar

2005 World Series by Renault provisional calendar

World Series by Renault Provisional 2005 Calendar <pre> Belgium Zolder 1 May 2005 Monaco Monaco 22 May 2005 France Magny-Cours 12 June 2005 (Tbc) Germany Oscherleben 3 July...

Statement from the Burns Family

Statement from the Burns Family

Dear Friends, We sincerely thank everyone for their thoughts and prayers at this difficult time. We know that our Dad will be remembered for the legacy he left and the way he touched many people's lives. He would be overwhelmed to see the ...

John Burns obituary

John Burns obituary

Obituary - John J. Burns John J. Burns, 83, an avid auto racing enthusiast, lived the kind of life many men only dream about. He participated in the sport he so loved as a race car driver, a driving instructor, a pace car driver and a ...

Tue 19 Oct 2004
Basso wins at Bah?a Blanca

Basso wins at Bah?a Blanca

Martín Basso (Honda Civic nº 5) claimed his first career win in the Argentinian Touring Car Championship (TC 2000) at the eleventh round disputed that took place yesterday at Bahía Blanca Raceway. The podium was completed by his teamate Juan M.

Italy: Luca Casadei Monza race notes

Italy: Luca Casadei Monza race notes

Luca Casadei Exalts in Monza: The Fastest- Lap, 1st in The Under 25 Category and 4th Overall. Luca has just ended the season in the Renault Clio Cup perfectly. At the last round in Monza, the driver form Forli, Italy got his best result ever...

Mon 11 Oct 2004
ETCC: Dubai: Alex Zanardi race notes

ETCC: Dubai: Alex Zanardi race notes

First row start and season best for Alex Zanardi After two really hot races, for air temperature and incidents, Andy Priaulx claimed the 2004 FIA European Touring Car Championship title in Dubai's season finale event. The BMW Team Great...

Ponce de Le?n takes first victory in T.C.

Ponce de Le?n takes first victory in T.C.

Before the weekend, he wasn`t between the main candidates. However, Gabriel Ponce de León (Ford nº 10) managed to reach his first career victory in Turismo Carretera (TC) at the fourteenth round disputed yesterday at the Nueve de Julio ...

Luca Casadei Hockenheim summary

Luca Casadei Hockenheim summary

Luca Casadei is The European Vice Champion But With No Luck! Luca Casadei; the 18 year old driver from Forli, Italy has just conquered the vice champion title in the Clio International Challenge Luca conquered this title thanks to his...

Fri 08 Oct 2004
ETCC: 2004 final standings

ETCC: 2004 final standings

@>Drivers' Championship: Pos Driver Nat Points --- --------------------------- --- -------- 1. Andy Priaulx GBR 111 2. Dirk MÃœller GER 111 3. Gabriele Tarquini ITA ...

ETCC: Dubai: Season finale quotes

ETCC: Dubai: Season finale quotes

Andy PRIAULX -- BMW Team Great Britain, 2nd in Race 1 and Race 2, 2004 FIA ETCC Champion "I just let it happen. I came here early, and relaxed a bit. The car has been great from the first session on. I think it was just destiny. I didn't bother ...

ETCC: Dubai: Season finale race notes, Priaulx is champion

ETCC: Dubai: Season finale race notes, Priaulx is champion

Andy Priaulx is The New FIA ETCC Champion Gabriele Tarquini Wins Both Races For Alfa Romeo After two really hot races - both for air temperature and incidents - a red flag and a collection of dents on his car's bodywork, Andy Priaulx claimed the...

ETCC: Dubai: Race two results

ETCC: Dubai: Race two results

Pos No Driver Car Laps Gap --- ---- -------------------- --------------------- -------- ---------- 1. 1 Gabriele Tarquini Alfa Romeo 156 10 2. 11 Andy Priaulx BMW 320i ...