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Fri 27 Apr 2007
Bob Snodgrass passes awayHeadline

Bob Snodgrass passes away

Brumos Racing's Bob Snodgrass died Tuesday in Jacksonville, Fla. The cause of death unknown as this is written. No matter, Robert F. Snodgrass Jr., CEO of Brumos Porsche and Brumos Motorcars, is gone at 64. Legends induction ceremony:...

Tue 18 Dec 2007
DC's commentary on the DP Gen-2, part 1Headline

DC's commentary on the DP Gen-2, part 1

DP GEN-2, Part 1 Will a flood of Gen-2, 2008 Daytona Prototype photographs flow into the public domain now that photographs of the new "Proto-Auto" DP - resulting from the Tracy Krohn, Multimatic and Lola Cars collaboration - have joined...

Wed 31 Jan 2007
Montoya, Pruett, and Duran win Daytona 24Headline

Montoya, Pruett, and Duran win Daytona 24

The Lexus Riley shared by Juan Pablo Montoya, Scott Pruett, and Salvador Duran ran virtually trouble free throughout the 45th running of the Rolex 24 at Daytona International Speedway, leading 468 of 668 laps and handing Chip Ganassi Racing its ...

Tue 16 Jan 2007
Daytona 24 broadcast time, stations announced

Daytona 24 broadcast time, stations announced

SPEED and FOX Sports to Offer 15 Hours of Live Coverage from Rolex 24 At Daytona DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (January 12, 2007) -- With a 70-car entry list featuring superstar drivers from throughout the world of motorsports, SPEED and FOX Sports will...

Fri 04 May 2007
Bob Snodgrass life celebrated

Bob Snodgrass life celebrated

Family, Friends and Competitors Gather to Celebrate the Life of Bob Snodgrass JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (May 2, 2007) -- In a tribute befitting of his numerous contributions to motorsports, the City of Jacksonville and the automotive retail industry,...

Sat 28 Apr 2007
Robert Snodgrass Jr 1942-2007

Robert Snodgrass Jr 1942-2007

Robert F. "Bob" Snodgrass, Jr. - September 25, 1942 - April 24, 2007 JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (April 25, 2007) - Last evening while at home Robert F. Snodgrass, Jr. peacefully passed away at the age of 64. Mr. Snodgrass, a native of Elmira, New ...

Mon 10 Dec 2007
New Jersey Motorsports Park 2008 schedule

New Jersey Motorsports Park 2008 schedule

New Jersey Motorsports Park Releases Inaugural Race Calendar for 2008 Season Professional Racing Returns to New Jersey at All-New Venue Orlando, FL and Millville, NJ -- December 6, 2007 -- At the annual Performance Racing Industry (PRI)...

Thu 11 Oct 2007
Ritchie named Porsche Motorsport NA president

Ritchie named Porsche Motorsport NA president

PAUL S. RITCHIE NAMED PORSCHE MOTORSPORT NORTH AMERICA PRESIDENT --Uwe Brettel Returns to Germany for New Racing Management Position-- SANTA ANA, Calif. -- October 11 -- Paul S. Ritchie, executive director -- engineering operations for Magna...

Tue 13 Nov 2007
MMP 2008 schedule announced

MMP 2008 schedule announced

Miller Motorsports Park Announces 2008 Racing Schedule TOOELE VALLEY, UTAH (November 12, 2007) -- As Miller Motorsports Park prepares to wave the checkered flag on the 2007 season, preparations are already well underway for 2008. The ...

Sun 16 Dec 2007
CHAMPCAR/CART: Rahal, Wilson team with MSR for Daytona 24Headline

CHAMPCAR/CART: Rahal, Wilson team with MSR for Daytona 24

Champ Car World Series stars Justin Wilson and Graham Rahal have landed rides with Michael Shank Racing for next month's Rolex 24 Hours at Daytona, the opening round of the Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series season. The two open-wheel drivers will...

Mon 06 Aug 2007
Angelelli, Magnussen earn victory in MontrealHeadline

Angelelli, Magnussen earn victory in Montreal

Angelelli, Magnussen taste victory in Montreal SunTrust Racing's Max Angelelli kept his Rolex Sports Car Series championship hopes alive on Friday, winning the Montreal 400K at the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve. With his second win of the season,...

Tue 11 Dec 2007
2007 hangs while 2008 marches onward

2007 hangs while 2008 marches onward

Computing, Rolex 24 Teams and Testing, MSC F1 JUST DOESN'T COMPUTE Case 1: The International Automobile Federation - Formula One's governing body- through its World Motor Sport Council, in July determined British-based Vodafone McLaren ...

Sat 22 Dec 2007
Grand-Am announces COO and a VP position

Grand-Am announces COO and a VP position

Grand-Am Adds Chief Operating Officer, Vice President To Staff Entering 2008 Season DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Dec. 20, 2007) -- Following tremendous expansion since the inception of the Daytona Prototype formula to the Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car...

Sun 27 May 2007
SCC: Lime Rock: ST race notes

SCC: Lime Rock: ST race notes

Skavnes and Hemmingson Brings Subaru Its First KONI Challenge Series Win in ST Race at Lime Rock Park LAKEVILLE, Conn. (May 27, 2007) -- With his ICY/Phoenix Racing No. 111 Subaru Legacy crew members predicting a victory, Kristian ...

Fri 14 Dec 2007
IRL: Ganassi reveals two-car attack for Daytona 24

IRL: Ganassi reveals two-car attack for Daytona 24

Chip Ganassi Racing announced Monday its driver lineup for next month's Rolex 24 Hours at Daytona, the opening round of the 2008 Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series season. The two-car attack featuring drivers from the team's three racing programs...

Sat 17 Nov 2007
Testing, testing in Daytona, day twoHeadline

Testing, testing in Daytona, day two

TESTING, TESTING, 1 - 2 In a test where anyone could've done almost anything they wanted to cars that didn't have to undergo official technical inspections or likewise gain approvals, it nevertheless appears 12 Daytona Prototypes turned laps ...

Thu 15 Nov 2007
Testing, testing in Daytona, day oneHeadline

Testing, testing in Daytona, day one

TESTING, TESTING 1 Oswaldo Negri, driving Michael Shank Racing's No. 60 Ford-Riley, turned a 1:41.502 (126.264 mph) -- unofficially the fastest lap of the 19 Daytona Prototypes at Daytona International Speedway for the a 'get-acquainted' test of...

Sat 21 Apr 2007
DC's Official

DC's Official "unofficial" stuff

MARTIN IN ROLEX? Mark Martin is said to be either in or is contemplating a Rolex Series ride for the mid-July Iowa Raceway show. Though it's been awhile, Martin's no stranger to sportscar racing, having done so with longtime, now former...

Wed 19 Sep 2007
Utah: Wolf Henzler race report

Utah: Wolf Henzler race report

Wolf Henzler - a podium to finish the Grand Am Season Tooele, Utah, 18th September 2007. Wolf Henzler may have finished his 2007 Grand-Am Rolex season with a different team to the one he began it with, but it ended well. Third place in the GT...

Thu 13 Dec 2007
Porsche Cup winners 1970 to 2007

Porsche Cup winners 1970 to 2007

<pre> Porsche Cup Winners, 1970 - 2007 1970 Gijs van Lennep (Netherlands) Wihuri 1971 Erwin Kremer (Germany) Kremer 1972 John Fitzpatrick (Great Britain) ...

Porsche Motorsports Night summary

Porsche Motorsports Night summary

FLYING LIZARD MOTORSPORTS' VAN OVERBEEK BECOMES FIFTH U.S. DRIVER TO WIN PORSCHE CUP -- WORLD-WIDE TROPHY FOR MOST SUCCESSFUL PORSCHE PRIVATEER --Patrick Long, Only American Porsche Factory Driver, Named to Penske Racing team for...

Thu 11 Oct 2007
SBRS: RACE: SCC: Mazda teams October news

SBRS: RACE: SCC: Mazda teams October news

MAZDA RACERS BEGIN THEIR OCTOBER.FAST -- One Weekend, Three Tracks, Six Series, Multiple Wins & Championships -- October 10, 2007 (IRVINE, Calif.) - The action was concentrated on the East Coast this past weekend with...

Mon 10 Dec 2007
BITD: GM celebrates 2007 championships

BITD: GM celebrates 2007 championships

General Motors Scores 21 Racing Championships in 2007 GM Race Teams Complete Successful Season with Drivers and Manufacturers Championships in Stock Car, Road Racing, Drag Racing, Open Wheel and Off-Road Competition DETROIT - General Motors ...

Sat 22 Dec 2007
Grand-Am announces Daytona 24 hours coverage

Grand-Am announces Daytona 24 hours coverage

SPEED, FOX Sports Team Again To Offer Unprecedented Coverage of the Rolex 24 At Daytona DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (December 19, 2007) -- For the second consecutive year, motorsports fans across the nation will be able to catch Grand-Am Rolex Sports ...

Tue 18 Dec 2007
Autohaus Motorsports Daytona 24 drivers announced

Autohaus Motorsports Daytona 24 drivers announced

Autohaus Motorsports Entering Grand-Am GT for 2008 With Aschenbach, Lewis, Stanton and Papis for Rolex 24 Driver Lineup DELRAY BEACH, Fla. December 17, 2007 -- Autohaus Motorsports officially announced their intent to compete for the 2008 GT...

Wed 24 Jan 2007
Erik Petersen joins Michael Shank Racing

Erik Petersen joins Michael Shank Racing

Erik Petersen has joined Michael Shank Racing as Team Coordinator (Columbus, OH) 23 January 07--Erik Petersen of Columbus has joined Michael Shank Racing as Team Coordinator. Petersen will be actively involved with all aspects of Michael Shank...

Tue 16 Jan 2007
2006 Porsche Cup winner announced

2006 Porsche Cup winner announced

WOLF HENZLER WINS PORSCHE CUP BASED ON U.S. ROAD RACING RESULTS --Porsche teams and drivers win championships at every level of professional road racing in North America in 2006 -- ATLANTA - December 18 - Wolf Henzler, from Nuertingen,...

Mon 07 May 2007
Thu 19 Apr 2007
SCC: Homestead: GSM Motorsports race notes

SCC: Homestead: GSM Motorsports race notes

GSM Motorsports: GTI Fastest in Miami ! (April 17, 2007) GSM Motorsports has bounced back after the difficult Daytona season opener to prove its true potential at the Homestead-Miami speedway. The Bildon Motorsport sponsored Volkswagen GTI took...

Thu 25 Oct 2007
SCC: C-MAX Racing season preview

SCC: C-MAX Racing season preview

C-MAX Racing Ends Rookie Season in KONI Challenge with 8 Top-Tens VANCOUVER, British Columbia -- C-MAX Racing wrapped up their first season in the Grand-Am KONI Challenge Series with an impressive eight top-ten finishes, including one overall...

Fri 06 Jul 2007
DC's Mid-Summer's Night Song

DC's Mid-Summer's Night Song

A MID-SUMMER'S NIGHT SONG As a kid -- and we're talking more years ago, actually more decades ago than I really care to compute -- and attending a runnin' of "The 24," I'd take a late-night hike to the Daytona International Speedway grandstands...

Sat 15 Dec 2007
Eric Curran raced in Thunderhill 25H event

Eric Curran raced in Thunderhill 25H event

Eric Curran 3rd in Class at 25 Hours of Thunderhill SPEED World Challenge and GrandAm winner joins factory MER Mazda MX-5 program for the 25hr event, takes 3rd in class. Easthampton, MA - The versatile Eric Curran added another tough event to...

Fri 14 Sep 2007
IRL: DC's sing-along

IRL: DC's sing-along

AULD LANG SYNE Heading to the last 2007 Rolex Series race at Miller Motorsports Park - mostly filling third-driver seats for the 7.5-hour enduro - are some too-infrequently seen faces in DP: Salvador Duran (Sanchez), Joey Hand, Ryan Hunter-Reay,...

Fri 21 Sep 2007
DC's That's a wrap

DC's That's a wrap

SPEED's Brian Till closed out the Rolex Sports Car Series awards banquet late Monday at Las Vegas' The Venetian with, "That closes the 2007 season." This journalist disagrees, because last weekend's Sunchaser 1000 race will be next year's "Race ...

Mon 04 Jun 2007
Edmondson comments on France Jr's death

Edmondson comments on France Jr's death

Statement from Grand-Am President Roger Edmondson on the passing of Bill France, Jr. "The passing of Bill France Jr. is a huge loss to the international motorsports world and particularly to all of us at Grand-Am and in the North American...

Fri 04 May 2007
DC's May Day perspective

DC's May Day perspective

!CAN SOMEONE GET THIS MAN A CAR? Oops Mark Martin, an accomplished sports and stock car racer, is going to be at Rusty Wallace's mid-July Iowa Speedway Rolex Series race - it's just that no one yet knows what he'll be racing, including ...