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Fri 24 Jan 2003
Daytona 24: Live timing & scoring on series website

Daytona 24: Live timing & scoring on series website

GrandAmerican.com to provide Zippo live timing & scoring throughout Rolex 24 at Daytona. DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (January 23, 2003) -- Grand American Road Racing Association will provide Zippo Live Timing & Scoring on its official website - ...

Wed 08 Jan 2003
2002 Rolex Series Champions honoredHeadline

2002 Rolex Series Champions honored

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (January 06, 2003) -- The Rolex Sports Car Series honored its 2002 team, driver and manufacturer champions during its annual Salute to Champions held at DAYTONA USA on Saturday, Jan. 4. Rolex Watch USA President Walter Fischer...

Thu 30 Jan 2003
End of one era, beginning of another for Rolex 24Headline

End of one era, beginning of another for Rolex 24

This year's 41st running of the Rolex 24 Hours of Daytona will mark the end of one era in the four-year history of the Grand American Road Racing Association's Rolex Sports Car Series and the beginning of another. Gone are the venerable ...

Tue 11 Nov 2003
Porsche - Change of North America leadership

Porsche - Change of North America leadership

Change of Leadership at Porsche Motorsport North America; Uwe Brettel Named New President as Alwin Springer Retires Atlanta -- November 10 - Alwin Springer, 60, will hand his position as President of Porsche Motorsport North America (PMNA) to...

Thu 23 Jan 2003
Porsche 911 GT3 RS has strong contingent for Daytona Rolex 24Headline

Porsche 911 GT3 RS has strong contingent for Daytona Rolex 24

DAYTONA BEACH, FL. - January 22 - A strong contingent of former Rolex 24 Hours at Daytona winners racers will be trying for another title in Porsche 911 GT3 RS race cars as entries continue to grow for the 41h running of the Rolex 24 February ...

Sat 22 Feb 2003
CHAMPCAR/CART: Paul Gentilozzi - racer, entrepreneur, leaderHeadline

CHAMPCAR/CART: Paul Gentilozzi - racer, entrepreneur, leader

LANSING, Mich. - Three-time Trans-Am Series for the BFGoodrich Tires Cup champion Paul Gentilozzi set out last year to add to the Trans-Am Series legacy. Gentilozzi-a successful team owner in both the Trans-Am Series and Champ Car World Series,...

Sun 05 Jan 2003
Brumos Fabcar Daytona Prototype finalize specifications

Brumos Fabcar Daytona Prototype finalize specifications

DAYTONA BEACH, FL - January 3 - After a string of successful shakedown sessions including a full 24-hour test last month, the Brumos Fabcar Daytona Prototype powered by Porsche has finalized its technical specifications in anticipation of The...

Sun 23 Nov 2003
SCC: Picchio leads the way in Sunday Daytona testingHeadline

SCC: Picchio leads the way in Sunday Daytona testing

As the testing at Daytona drew to a close, most teams have took a conservative tact and, as a result, the times reflected just that. Atmospheric conditions today may also have played a part, as it was about 10 degrees warmer than yesterday. The...

Hyperbaria - Latest advance in Sports Car racingHeadline

Hyperbaria - Latest advance in Sports Car racing

Speed itself is not the only way to win endurance races. It is usually done with a combination of thorough preparation, fast equipment, teamwork and great strategy. Now you have to add physiology and understanding the human half of the equation to...

Thu 02 Jan 2003
BUSCH: Sportscar driver Bingham enters NASCARHeadline

BUSCH: Sportscar driver Bingham enters NASCAR

Daytona Beach, FL- Christmas has come early for Grand-Am GTS Series Champion Chris Bingham. Bingham and Jay Robinson Racing join forces for the 2003 NASCAR Busch Grand National season. Bingham, in Daytona testing for the upcoming ARCA 200, has...

Mon 09 Jun 2003
SCC: Powell, Goad set track record on way to Fontana poleHeadline

SCC: Powell, Goad set track record on way to Fontana pole

FONTANA, Calif. (June 7, 2003) -- In Grand American Cup qualifying, Devon Powell and Doug Goad set the fastest time in Grand Touring I, pushing their Powell Motorsport Sunoco / Rockland Standard Gear Corvette Z06 to a track- record time of...

Fri 24 Jan 2003
CHAMPCAR/CART: Pruett to join Rocketsports Trans-Am teamHeadline

CHAMPCAR/CART: Pruett to join Rocketsports Trans-Am team

LANSING, Mich. - Two-time Trans-Am champion Scott Pruett will join the Rocketsports Racing stable for the 2003 Trans-Am Series for the BFGoodrich Tires Cup announced team owner Paul Gentilozzi. Pruett, who claimed his Trans-Am titles in 1987 and...

Wed 29 Jan 2003
Hessert's team up for Daytona 24

Hessert's team up for Daytona 24

Young Jersey driver in 24 Hours of Daytona with his dad, Tom Hessert Jr. Hessert III will be youngest driver in history to race in classic. CHERRY HILL, NJ/DAYTONA BEACH, FLORIDA, January 26, 2003 . . . Racing with his son in the Rolex 24 Hours...

Sun 08 Jun 2003
SCC: Pobst and Levitas power to victory in FontanaHeadline

SCC: Pobst and Levitas power to victory in Fontana

FONTANA, Calif. (June 7, 2003) -- With balding front tires and a determined will, GS I drivers Randy Pobst and Michael Levitas took their TPC Racing Porsche GT3 Cup entry to a narrow victory over the Doncaster Racing Porsche of Robert Julien and...

Sun 05 Jan 2003
Brumos Fabcar 2003 Daytona Prototype specs

Brumos Fabcar 2003 Daytona Prototype specs

<pre> 2003 FABCAR Daytona Prototype FDSC/03 powered by Porsche TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS ENGINE: Six-Cylinder Boxer Porsche 3598 cc - 76.4mm stroke, 99.99mm bore Horsepower: 470 @ 8500 rpm Torque: 420 N/meters @ 7500 rpm Max RPM: ...

Wed 31 Dec 2003
Specter Werkes/Sports enters Daytona 24

Specter Werkes/Sports enters Daytona 24

Specter Werkes/Sports announces Rolex 24 project 24 Cauley Corvette GTR to Feature Highlander DVD Promotion Detroit -- December 24, 2003 In conjunction with Cauley Chevrolet, a Michigan Chevrolet dealer, Specter Werkes Sports today announced it...

Tue 09 Dec 2003
IRL: PIR 2004 schedule, ticket information

IRL: PIR 2004 schedule, ticket information

PHOENIX, AZ (Dec. 8, 2003)* Looking for a last-minute Christmas gift for that sports fan in the family? If that's the case, purchase race tickets for any of the 16 races at Phoenix International Raceway. Single event tickets go on sale Saturday,...

Tue 04 Feb 2003
Daytona 24 hour 19 standings

Daytona 24 hour 19 standings

Pos Car Class Laps Time Gap To 1st --- --- ----- ---- ------------ ------------ ------------ 1. 66 GT 548 19:03:01.25 0.000 0.000 2. 88 DP 547 18:59:26.95 7.842 7.842 3. 20 GT ...

Wed 31 Dec 2003
Menards join PEM for Daytona 24

Menards join PEM for Daytona 24

North Canton, OH - ORISON Marketing - Planet Earth Motorsports announced the final selections to their 2004 ROLEX 24 of Daytona driver line-up. The two drivers will be NASCAR drivers Charlie and Paul Menard. The two cousins will join the...

Mon 22 Dec 2003
SCC: Porsche 911: 40th year racing summary

SCC: Porsche 911: 40th year racing summary

North American teams and Porsche drivers form winning combination for Porsche success in 40th year of 911 sports car. ATLANTA -- December 18 -- In celebration of the 40th birthday of the Porsche 911, Porsche teams in North America tackled ...

Thu 12 Jun 2003
Pierre LaChance passed away

Pierre LaChance passed away

For those of you who knew Pierre LaChance, a steward in Quebec, I am saddened to pass along that he passed away this past weekend in Montreal. Pierre was a long time member of our family in motorsport, his involvement went back over 30 years and...

Thu 13 Nov 2003
SCC: Marketing department expanded

SCC: Marketing department expanded

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (November 11, 2003) -- Grand American Road Racing Association announced today the addition of Ollie Dean to its Marketing Department as Account Manager. In his new position, Dean will focus on the sales and service of...

Fri 04 Apr 2003
JCTC: Bathurst 24-Hour classes announced

JCTC: Bathurst 24-Hour classes announced

Regulations release gives green light for teams to start Bathurst 24-Hour preparations. International and Australian teams are expected to start serious preparations for the second Bathurst 24-Hour motor race after the release of the event ...

Sat 08 Nov 2003
SCC: TC Kline Racing wins team championship

SCC: TC Kline Racing wins team championship

TC Kline Racing scores seven podiums and wins team Championship. November 7, 2003 -- TC Kline Racing debuted the BMW Z4 in professional racing this year in the Grand American Cup Series, ST1 Class competing against such cars as the Porsche ...

Wed 17 Dec 2003
2004 at The Glen preview

2004 at The Glen preview

Watkins Glen, NY (December 12, 2003) - The 2004 racing season is just around the corner and tickets to a race at The Glen make the perfect gift! Just in time for the holidays, all tickets for the thrilling 2004 season at The Glen go on sale...

Thu 18 Sep 2003
SCC: Quebec driver to watch at Mont-Tremblant

SCC: Quebec driver to watch at Mont-Tremblant

Montreal, September 17, 2003 - While most eyes this weekend will be on Les 6 Heures du Circuit Mont-Tremblant, there are two other races worth watching on September 19 and 20. Drivers in the Fran-Am 2000 and the Grand-Am Cup series, including some...

Tue 04 Feb 2003
Jim Michaelian walks away from crash at Daytona

Jim Michaelian walks away from crash at Daytona

Daytona Beach, Fl -- On lap 544 early Sunday morning, Jim Michaelian walked away from the first major accident of the Rolex 24 race at Daytona International Speedway. Michaelian will be given a complete check-up a the Speedway's Medical ...

Barry Brensinger fractures vertebrae at Daytona

Barry Brensinger fractures vertebrae at Daytona

Daytona Beach, Fl - At 1:21 a.m. on Sunday February 2, 2003, Barry Brensinger crashed the NETTTS Racing Porsche hard into the wall in turn one. The Manchester, New Hampshire driver was taken to the Daytona International Speedway Medical ...

Tue 07 Oct 2003
SCC: VIR: Darren Law race report

SCC: VIR: Darren Law race report

Veteran Grand American Rolex Sportscar series competitor Darren Law and the G & W Motorsports team had two well-earned 3rd place finishes this weekend at the VIR 400 held at their home track of Virginia International Raceway. The two podium ...

Wed 17 Dec 2003
Marshall brothers to drive for G&W Motorsports

Marshall brothers to drive for G&W Motorsports

Marshall brothers to campaign Picchio Daytona Prototype in 2004 ALTON, Va. (December 16, 2003) -- G&W Motorsports owner Cole Scrogham announced today that Danny Marshall of Danville, Va., and his brother, 2003 SRPII driver champion Steve...

Mon 22 Sep 2003
SCC: Two Quebecers win at Circuit Mont-Tremblant

SCC: Two Quebecers win at Circuit Mont-Tremblant

FRAN-AM 2000 Mont-Tremblant, September 20, 2003 -- Quebec's young hope, Andrew Ranger, easily took the first race of the weekend. He started in second but managed to pass the leader, Argentinean Juan Martin Ponte, by the second straightaway.

Sat 20 Sep 2003
Donohue puts Brumos on pole at Mont-TremblantHeadline

Donohue puts Brumos on pole at Mont-Tremblant

David Donohue placed the No. 58 Brumos Racing Porsche FABCAR Daytona Prototype on the pole at Mont-Tremblant, Quebec, Canada. Donohue and teammate Mike Borkowski are the point leaders in the DP class by a slim margin of one point over Bell ...

Thu 06 Feb 2003
Daytona 24: Augusto Fargus race notes

Daytona 24: Augusto Fargus race notes

Farfus completes his exciting experience in Daytona. Now the Brazilian, 19 years old, driver will concentrate on the up-coming F.3000 season with Team DRACO After 24 long hours and 621 laps, the adventure of the Brazilian Augusto Farfus...

Tue 23 Sep 2003
Donohue brings it home at Mont-TremblantHeadline

Donohue brings it home at Mont-Tremblant

David Donohue qualified on pole, started the race and drove the final stint to take the win at the Mont-Tremblant six-hour Grand American Rolex Series endurance event. His teammates, Mike Borkowski and Sascha Maassen, also drove flawlessly to...

Tue 04 Feb 2003
Bathurst 24-hour invites Daytona 24 winner

Bathurst 24-hour invites Daytona 24 winner

Daytona winner points Porsche toward Bathurst 24-hour challenge The winner of one of the world's premier sports car endurance races, the Rolex 24 hours of Daytona Beach, Florida, says he wants to bring his Porsche team to Australia's Bathurst ...

Thu 29 May 2003
CHAMPCAR/CART: ASCAR: Max Papis to drive UK ASCAR series

CHAMPCAR/CART: ASCAR: Max Papis to drive UK ASCAR series

May 29, 2003 - Champ Car superstar and Daytona 24 Hours winner Max Papis joins the ASCAR Days of Thunder series with HTML Max Papis, Champ Car star, winner of the 24 Hours of Daytona race last year and current American Le Mans Series driver for...