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Wed 08 Mar 2006
Sat 06 May 2006
Colin Forbes-Robinson passed away

Colin Forbes-Robinson passed away

Colin Forbes-Robinson Passes after Lengthy Illness Denver, N.C. ... Colin Forbes-Robinson, 34, of Winston-Salem, North Carolina passed away Sunday evening, April 30, 2006, at Baptist Hospital in Winston-Salem. Born on February 28, 1972, Colin...

Wed 05 Apr 2006
SCC: Ryan Pilla signs with Team BGB

SCC: Ryan Pilla signs with Team BGB

The Car Doctor, Ryan Pilla, Chief Auto Expert to the Stars, signs with TEAM BGB to drive a Porsche 996 for the 2006 Grand American Road Racing Series Championship. April 4, 2006 East Hampton, New York -- After growing up with a wrench in his...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Utah: Lexus race report

Utah: Lexus race report

NEGRI/PATTERSON GIVE LEXUS MANUFACTURER'S TITLE WITH 9 HOURS WIN; LEXUS POWERS GANASSI RACING TO TEAM TITLE TOELLE, Utah (September 2, 2006) -- Oswaldo Negri took the lead on Lap 172 and then battled nose-to-tail with Mike McDowell over the ...

Riley Motorsports, Surrey Sport expand separately

Riley Motorsports, Surrey Sport expand separately

Riley Motorsports and Surrey Sport Expanding Businesses Separately Indianapolis, Indiana (May 25, 2006)...Riley Motorsports LLC of Indianapolis, Indiana, and Surrey Sport LLC of Apopka, Florida announced today that both businesses are expanding...

Thu 09 Feb 2006
Ganassi all-star trio win Rolex 24 in DaytonaHeadline

Ganassi all-star trio win Rolex 24 in Daytona

The Rolex 24 at Daytona International Speedway traditionally attracts an eclectic mix of driving talent from a variety of racing disciplines around the globe, yet victory usually goes to sports car veterans. This year, however, a team comprised...

Fri 17 Nov 2006
2007 Miller Motorsports Park schedule announced

2007 Miller Motorsports Park schedule announced

MILLER MOTORSPORTS PARK ADDS A NASCAR GRAND NATIONAL WEST RACE TO A FULL 2007 RACING SEASON TOOELE VALLEY, UTAH (November 16, 2006) -- Miller Motorsports Park (MMP) today announced a 2007 schedule that is among the best in the United States and...

Thu 09 Mar 2006
SBRS: SCC: Josh Rehm arrangements

SBRS: SCC: Josh Rehm arrangements

Josh Rehm was a two-time Formula Dodge Champion and an occasional Rolex Grand American Daytona Prototype and GT driver. Most recently, Rehm competed in the 2006 Grand-Am Cup 200 at Daytona International Speedway for Rehagen Racing, sharing the No.

Mon 27 Nov 2006
RACE: IRL: Mid-Ohio announces 2007 schedule

RACE: IRL: Mid-Ohio announces 2007 schedule

MID-OHIO SPORTS CAR COURSE ANNOUNCES 2007 SCHEDULE DUBLIN, Ohio (November 27, 2006) -- Six main attractions, the return of open-wheel racing and two long-standing grassroots races highlight the 2007 Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course schedule, unveiled...

Fri 30 Jun 2006
Jeff Gordon to drive 24 hours at Daytona

Jeff Gordon to drive 24 hours at Daytona

His win last Sunday at Infineon Raceway suggested that four-time Nextel Cup champion Jeff Gordon would be a darn good sportscar racer. In January, we'll all find out when Gordon teams with SunTrust Racing, co-driving with Wayne Taylor and Max ...

Mon 30 Oct 2006
Wayne Taylor IROC finale race notes

Wayne Taylor IROC finale race notes

Sour Engine Hinders Taylor in IROC Finale at Atlanta SunTrust Racing Duo of Taylor and Angelelli Finish Ninth in Series Points HAMPTON, Ga., (Oct. 28, 2006) - A sour engine in the season finale didn't sour Wayne Taylor's first year of...

Thu 03 Aug 2006
SCC: Trois-Rivieres: Fiorano Racing preview

SCC: Trois-Rivieres: Fiorano Racing preview

Fiorano will field two champions in Trois-Rivieres TROIS-RIVIERES, August 1st, 2006 - Fiorano will take to the track with an all-star team at the Trois-Rivieres Grand Prix August 4-6. Champions Jean-François Dumoulin and Richard...

Tue 08 Aug 2006
IRL: Andrew Campagnone joins Chip Ganassi Racing

IRL: Andrew Campagnone joins Chip Ganassi Racing

ANDREW CAMPAGNONE JOINS GANASSI TO SERVE AS VICE PRESIDENT OF SALES AND BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT CONCORD, N.C. (August 8, 2006) -- Chip Ganassi Racing (CGR) announced today Andrew Campagnone has joined the organization to serve as the Vice ...

Sun 25 Jun 2006
Mid-Ohio: Hand recounts race accident

Mid-Ohio: Hand recounts race accident

Hand Recounts Events Surrounding Spectacular Crash at Mid-Ohio No. 21 Matt Connolly Motorsports BMW M3 driver Joey Hand, who was involved in a spectacular, end-over-end crash while battling for the lead with Paul Edwards in the No. 64 TRG/iRise...

Wed 11 Jan 2006
Russ Oasis prepares for Daytona debut

Russ Oasis prepares for Daytona debut

South Florida Entrepreneur Turns Passion to Profession with Debut in 24 Hours at Daytona MIAMI (Jan. 10, 2006) -- Russ Oasis has always lived his life in the fast lane -- building and selling an ad agency to a global company, taking...

Fri 27 Jan 2006
SCC: Daytona: Ryan Pilla qualifying notes

SCC: Daytona: Ryan Pilla qualifying notes

Ryan Pilla, Driver of the Car Doctor World/HiDefSpex Performance Optics Mustang GT, Secures Pole in First Grand-Am Cup Race for 2006 at Daytona Bridgehampton, New York January 27, 2006 -- In his very first qualifying session competing in the ...

SCC: Daytona: This Week in Ford Racing

SCC: Daytona: This Week in Ford Racing

This Week in Ford Racing January 24, 2006 Grand-Am Cup Series Primo Goffi is the Program Manager for the Ford Racing FR500C Mustangs that compete in the Grand-Am Cup Series. Primo talks about the success of the program and about the ...

Sat 04 Feb 2006
SCC: Lux, Espenlaub take the win at DaytonaHeadline

SCC: Lux, Espenlaub take the win at Daytona

Eric Lux and Charles Espenlaub drove the No. 44 Team Sahlen's Porsche 996 to victory Friday in the Grand-Am Cup 200 at Daytona International Speedway. The two drivers led 47 of 57 laps of the season-opening race for the 10-race Grand-Am Cup ...

Sat 19 Aug 2006
Saluting EFR

Saluting EFR

Upfront: the following is about racer Elliott Forbes-Robinson, to whom others simply refer as "EFR." Breaking with journalistic style, EFR will be "Elliott" hereinafter. But, like his full, get-down, get-down, get-funky name, there's a whole lot...

Fri 08 Dec 2006
DC on isn't life strange?

DC on isn't life strange?

Isn't Life Strange? Jimmie Johnson and the only primary sponsor he's ever had on the side of his NSCAR Nextel Cup car, Lowe's Home Improvement, is joining the (Bill) Riley - (Jim) Matthews Motorsports team for at least the 2007 (45th!) Rolex 24...

Tue 08 Aug 2006
IRL: Fernandez receives honor in Mexico

IRL: Fernandez receives honor in Mexico

Fernández Named One of Mexico's Most Influential List of 300 Includes Business, Political, Sports and Cultural Leaders MOORESVILLE, N.C. (Aug. 8, 2006) - Adrián Fernández is more than just a race car driver. And now a national magazine in...

Thu 16 Feb 2006
SCC: Mosport International Raceway pre-season notes

SCC: Mosport International Raceway pre-season notes

MOSPORT REVS UP FOR 45TH ANNIVERSARY SEASON AS TICKETS NOW ON SALE BOWMANVILLE, ON (Feb. 15, 2006) -- Mosport International Raceway is revving up for its 45th anniversary season with the announcement that tickets for the six-event schedule,...

Fri 15 Dec 2006
SCC: BSI Racing announces 2007 entry

SCC: BSI Racing announces 2007 entry

BSI Racing to Campaign Three MX-5 Race Cars in 2007 KONI Challenge Series ORLANDO, Fla. (Dec. 14, 2006)- BSI Racing, in partnership with MAZDASPEED, will be campaigning three Mazda MX-5 cars in the Grand-Am KONI Challenge Street Tuner Class. The...

Fri 01 Dec 2006
SCC: DC's grinnin' and pickin'

SCC: DC's grinnin' and pickin'

GRINNIN' and PICKIN' Here we are in one of the cruelest times of all for motorsports lovers: between seasons. As a result, withdrawal pain goes up 'cause news slows down. But without much happening to create the news, what else can happen? How...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Crawford Race Cars Homestead test summary

Crawford Race Cars Homestead test summary

Crawford Race Cars Leads the Pack at Homestead Test Finlay Motorsports Ford Crawford fastest during two-day test Denver, N.C. (December 7, 2007) . Crawford Race Cars, led by the ...

Joey and Natalie Hand add Chase to family lineup

Joey and Natalie Hand add Chase to family lineup

It's a Boy! Baby Hand Joey and Natalie Hand, of Sacramento, California welcomed a new addition to their family this past Sunday, August 27. Chase Alan Hand, arrived five weeks early, weighed in at 6lbs., 2 oz., had a wheelbase of 19", and was...

Fri 27 Jan 2006
SCC: Daytona: Ryan Pilla race notes

SCC: Daytona: Ryan Pilla race notes

Pole Sitter of the Grand Am 200 at Daytona, Ryan Pilla, Driver of the Car Doctor World/HiDefSpex Performance Optics Mustang GT, takes the green flag and turns over the driving duty at mid race in First Place. Bridgehampton, New York January 27,...

Wed 04 Oct 2006
Team Seattle, Synergy Racing 2007 fundraiser

Team Seattle, Synergy Racing 2007 fundraiser

Team Seattle partners with Synergy Racing to raise money for Seattle Children's Hospital at 2007 Rolex 24 $140,000 in pledges already received with race still four months away ALTON, Va. (September 2 9, 2006) -- Philanthropic racing group ...

Sat 22 Apr 2006
SCC: CORR: Nissan continues contingency program

SCC: CORR: Nissan continues contingency program

Nissan Motorsports Continues Its Contingency Awards Program for 2006; Over $125,000 in Rewards Available to Winning Nissan, Datsun and Infiniti Racers GARDENA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 21, 2006--Nissan North America, Inc. (NNA) has ...

Thu 12 Jan 2006
McDowell statement on his mom

McDowell statement on his mom

Friends, family and motorsports fans, My wonderful Mother, Tracy Lynn McDowell 45, began a new journey on Friday January 6, 2006. She passed away after a valiant year long battle with cancer. My Mom was a huge part of my life, my career, and I...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
IRL: Chip Ganassi Racing hires Chris Weiller

IRL: Chip Ganassi Racing hires Chris Weiller

Chip Ganassi Racing Hires Chris Weiller as Vice President of Business Development CONCORD, N.C. (September 6, 2006) --- Chip Ganassi Racing Teams, Inc., announced today the hiring of Chris Weiller as Vice President of ...

SCC: Utah: Kevin Krauss race notes

SCC: Utah: Kevin Krauss race notes

Bob Bondurant School instructor, Kevin Krauss, had an eventful experience in his first Grand-Am Cup start for Fall-Line Motorsports. The Oro Valley, Arizona racer drove hard to a 25th place finish with team-mate John Bibbo in the Fall-Line...

Thu 09 Feb 2006
Daytona 24: HBM/Dyson race report

Daytona 24: HBM/Dyson race report

Tenacity, Daytona Style POUGHKEEPSIE, NY February 1, 2006 - The Rolex 24 Hour at Daytona: a season's worth of racing in one day. After 2400 miles of competing with a gathering of the best drivers in American motorsports, Rob Dyson, Chris...

Mon 06 Nov 2006
CITGO Racing Daytona Winter test preview

CITGO Racing Daytona Winter test preview

Duno and Carpentier prepare for 2007 Rolex 24 At Daytona November 6, 2006, Los Angeles, CA...CITGO Racing's Milka Duno will test with open-wheel veteran Patrick Carpentier at Daytona International Speedway this Monday and Tuesday, November 6 and...

Thu 17 Aug 2006
SCC: Adam Pecorari racing news 2006-08-16

SCC: Adam Pecorari racing news 2006-08-16

Adam Pecorari Capitalizes on Opportunities Fourth at Trois Rivieres & Track Record in Denver ASTON, PA (August 14, 2006) - Race car drivers want to do one thing above all else, drive race cars regardless of what, where or when.

Mon 09 Oct 2006
SCC: VIR II: ST 6-hour race results

SCC: VIR II: ST 6-hour race results

Pos No Cls CP Drivers Team Car Laps Lag --- --- --- --- ---------------------------------------- ------------------------- -------------------- ---- ---------- 1. 27...