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Thu 03 Feb 2005
Daytona 24: Guy Cosmo announces partner

Daytona 24: Guy Cosmo announces partner

Cosmo Announces Partnership with Demonspeed.com Multi-race Program Debuts at 43rd Annual Rolex 24 at Daytona (West Palm Beach, FL -- February 1, 2005) Guy Cosmo announced today the signing of a multi-race marketing partnership with ...

Thu 15 Dec 2005
Doncaster Racing names Daytona drivers

Doncaster Racing names Daytona drivers

Doncaster Racing announced today that Brent Martini will be joining its regular drivers Dave Lacey (Two Rolex 24 Podiums), Greg Wilkins (Two Rolex 24 Podiums/LMP2 LeMans winner) and Mark Wilkins (Two Rolex 24 Podiums and Formula Mazda Star) for...

Fri 09 Dec 2005
ASC Motorsports 2006 season preview

ASC Motorsports 2006 season preview

ASC Motorsports Prepares for 2006 Rolex Grand Am Season Tiffin, Ohio - December 6, 2005 ASC Motorsports has high expectations for 2006 as the team prepares for its second season of competition in the Rolex Grand American Sports Car ...

Thu 13 Oct 2005
VIR: Howard-Boss No. 06 race report

VIR: Howard-Boss No. 06 race report

Dyson, Brix Seventh in VIR 400 Duo earns first top-ten finish in final event Alton, VA (October 9, 2005) . Chris Dyson and Harrison Brix co-drove the ...

Sat 27 Aug 2005
Doug Goad up for Jim Trueman Award

Doug Goad up for Jim Trueman Award

Doug Goad in the Running for the Jim Trueman Award-DP Class Jim Trueman, legendary road racer, was the inspiration for the Rolex Grand American Series driver award that goes to the top driver that also has a day job. Trueman...

Thu 15 Dec 2005
SCC: Martinelli Motorsports enters GS class in 2006

SCC: Martinelli Motorsports enters GS class in 2006

Martinelli Motorsports to Take on Grand-Am Cup's Grand Sport Class in 2006 ROXBURY, Conn. -- The 2006 Grand-Am Cup season will have a new competitor in the Grand Sport class with the emergence of Martinelli Motorsports, who have announced...

Thu 13 Oct 2005
VIR: Chase Competition race report

VIR: Chase Competition race report

The Chase Daytona Prototype takes the checkered flag in 8th place at VIR! Alton, VA- The Rolex Sports Car Series returned to the picturesque Virginia International Raceway for the penultimate round of the 2005 season. It was also the return of...

Fri 07 Oct 2005
VIR: Synergy Racing profile - Danny Marshall

VIR: Synergy Racing profile - Danny Marshall

Racing at VIR brings back fond memories for Danville's Del. Danny Marshall ALTON, Va. (October 5, 2005) -- Virginia International Raceway brings back a lot memories for Danville's Del. Danny Marshall, delegate for the 14th House District of ...

Fri 04 Feb 2005
Pruett parades to pole at DaytonaHeadline

Pruett parades to pole at Daytona

Scott Pruett began his quest for a second consecutive Grand American Rolex Sports Car Daytona Prototype championship the same way he started last season: on pole position for the Rolex 24 at Daytona. Scott Pruett. Photo by Eric ...

Wed 02 Nov 2005
Mexico City: Finlay team profile - Memo Gidley

Mexico City: Finlay team profile - Memo Gidley

RAPIDO MEXICAN GRINGO Finlay Motorsports driver Jose Guillermo 'Memo' Gidley looks forward to this weekend's big race, and to re-visiting the country of his birth Memo Gidley is a fast man with two countries. Born in Mexico to...

Wed 16 Mar 2005
Time Machine - Riverside roots

Time Machine - Riverside roots

TIME MACHINE: ROAD RACING HAS ROOTS FROM RIVERSIDE FONTANA, Calif. (March 16, 2005) --- A mere 20 miles away from what is now Southern California's center of racing - California Speedway, stood a hotbed of racing excitement less than half a ...

Wed 09 Feb 2005
Taylor's Rolex 24 win a career highlightHeadline

Taylor's Rolex 24 win a career highlight

Was this a Rolex 24 "for the ages?" If you like SunTrust Racing, the team owned by veteran driver Wayne Taylor and run with his on-circuit partner Max Angelelli and, this year, with Emmanuel Collard in their ...

Sun 06 Feb 2005
4 Car Diary - Rolex 24 Friday afternoon

4 Car Diary - Rolex 24 Friday afternoon

Max Crawford on Penske Technology Group By: Bill King Car builder Max Crawford told us a bit more about the partnership with Penske Technology Group: "It's an agreement between us to enhance our technology obviously and to help promote the...

Wed 02 Nov 2005
Mexico City: Michael Shank Racing preview

Mexico City: Michael Shank Racing preview

Michael Shank Racing ready for Mexico City debut (Columbus, OH)- 2 November 05-- Michael Shank Racing is ready to go for the final round of the 2005 Rolex Sports Car Series at the Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez circuit this weekend in Mexico...

Tue 06 Sep 2005
SCC: CB Motorsports' Katrina

SCC: CB Motorsports' Katrina "Race to Recovery" campaign

CB Motorsports, Bingham Family Foundation, and DLGL Software Announce "Race To Recovery" Campaign Winners will be the American Gulf Coast victims of Hurricane Katrina CB Motorsports, the Bingham Family Foundation, and DLGL Software are ...

Fri 01 Apr 2005
FCS: SCC: California Speedway announces title sponsor

FCS: SCC: California Speedway announces title sponsor

FERRARI MASERATI TITLE SPONSOR OF GRAND AMERICAN SPORTS CAR EVENT AT CALIFORNIA SPEEDWAY Ferrari Challenge and Historic Challenge to highlight race weekend FONTANA, Calif. (March 29, 2005) --- California Speedway and Ferrari Maserati North...

Mon 29 Aug 2005
Leitzinger snatches the win at Mid-Ohio

Leitzinger snatches the win at Mid-Ohio

With dusk beginning to descend upon the pastoral 2.258-mile, 13-turn Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course and the Rolex Sports Car Series field circulating slowly behind the pace car for the fifth and final time, second-place runner Butch Leitzinger knew...

Fri 18 Mar 2005
Time Machine - Riverside 1980

Time Machine - Riverside 1980

TIME MACHINE: 1980 - FITZPATRICK TAKES RIVERSIDE WIN, SERIES TITLE FONTANA, Calif. (March 18, 2005) --- Following their sophomore year in racing and their win at Riverside International Raceway (1979) as well as a win at Le Mans, Don and Bill ...

Wed 07 Dec 2005
CHAMPCAR/CART: Wilson, Allmendinger, Shank teleconference, part 2

CHAMPCAR/CART: Wilson, Allmendinger, Shank teleconference, part 2

Continued from part 1 Q: Question for both A.J. and Justin. If the schedule permits, will you run any other races this year in the Daytona Prototypes? A.J. ALLMENDINGER: I would like to, as long as I don't make Mike Shank mad here and...

Sun 04 Dec 2005
Homestead-Miami tire test preview

Homestead-Miami tire test preview

Hoosier Tire Test at Homestead-Miami Speedway to Provide First Look at 2006 Rolex Series Lineup DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (December 2, 2005) -- An interesting mix of proven competitors and newcomers of the Grand American Rolex Sports Car Series ...

Wed 19 Oct 2005
Picchio DP3 Magione test notes 2005-10-19

Picchio DP3 Magione test notes 2005-10-19

It was an interesting test day on 18th October for the Picchio DP3. Andrea Montermini was at the wheel of the car for a test day on the Magione track. The purpose was to try new developments on the aerodynamics side in order to improve the car's...

Wed 07 Dec 2005
Rolex Roundup: Homestead tire test day two notes

Rolex Roundup: Homestead tire test day two notes

Rolex Roundup: Hoosier Tire Test -- Day 2 MIAMI (December 6, 2005) During the two-day Hoosier Tire Test at -- Homestead-Miami Speedway for the Grand American Rolex Sports Car Series presented by Crown Royal Special Reserve, a field of 20 ...

Thu 29 Dec 2005
Sascha Maassen - 2006 preview

Sascha Maassen - 2006 preview

Spyder success As other drivers enjoy a few weeks between race seasons, Sascha Maassen is anxious to get back on track. The German Porsche factory driver, now living in Raeren, Belgium, spent 2005 testing the new Porsche RS Spyder LMP2 car in ...

Wed 07 Dec 2005
SCC: Turner Motorsport BMW Motorsport party notes

SCC: Turner Motorsport BMW Motorsport party notes

TURNER MOTORSPORT TAKES HONORS AT MOTORSPORT GALA Turner Picks Up Ninth-Place Worldwide Ranking SEEFELD, AUSTRIA - 12/5/2005 - After putting all six of its drivers in the top ten in Grand Am Cup points for 2005, Turner Motorsport was honored ...

Thu 10 Nov 2005
Top Sportsman awards announced

Top Sportsman awards announced

Grala and Nonnamaker Leave Mexico City as Top Sportsman Drivers; Claim Jim Trueman & Bob Akin Awards DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (November 8, 2005) -- As the Rolex Sports Car Series wrapped up an outstanding 2005 season in La Gran Final de la...

Sun 09 Oct 2005
SCC: VIR: Multimatic Motorsports race notes

SCC: VIR: Multimatic Motorsports race notes

Multimatic and Ford Racing take the Grand-Am Cup Triple Crown Multimatic Motorsports and Ford Racing Technology completed a perfect sweep of the Grand Am Cup Championship trophies at a rain-soaked Virginia International Raceway today. The ...

Wed 09 Mar 2005
SCC: Santo Domingo: Team Shalen preview

SCC: Santo Domingo: Team Shalen preview

Team Sahlen Heads South for a Dominican Showdown Massillon, Ohio - Team Sahlen's Grand-Am Cup effort is heading south to the beautiful Dominican Republic for a race at the Autodromo las Americas track. This is the team's first race outside of...

Tue 05 Apr 2005
SCC: Fontana: Jim, Jamie Holtom race notes

SCC: Fontana: Jim, Jamie Holtom race notes

Holtoms' fight adversity in California A long weekend yields some points for SCADAPack Chevrolet Cobalt SS Supercharged FONTANA, CALIFORNIA The father and son duo of Jim and Jamie Holtom traveled to Fontana, California for their second...

Wed 30 Mar 2005
SCC: Fontana: Round three preview

SCC: Fontana: Round three preview

No. 10 SunTrust Team Goes For Three-In-A-Row and Piece of Rolex Series History at California Speedway DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (March 29, 2005) -- With more Daytona Prototypes on a race-to-race basis than at any time in the category's existence in...

Sun 30 Jan 2005
Daytona 24: Eric Lux preview

Daytona 24: Eric Lux preview

Eric Lux, 16-year old Buffalo boy, could be youngest driver ever to finish Rolex 24 at Daytona Buffalo, NY, January 27, 2005 -- Driving the Porsche 996 GT3 car of Phoenix Promotions and Team Sahlen, will be a 16-year old Buffalo boy, Eric ...

Thu 15 Dec 2005
Dyson Racing names Daytona 24 drivers

Dyson Racing names Daytona 24 drivers

Oliver Gavin and Guy Smith to Join Dyson Racing for Daytona 24 Hours POUGHKEEPSIE, NY December 15, 2005 - Dyson Racing kicks off their 2006 season in partnership with Howard Motorsports at the crown jewel of the Grand American Series, the Rolex...

Wed 07 Dec 2005
SCC: Automatic Racing names team manager, 2006 entry

SCC: Automatic Racing names team manager, 2006 entry

Automatic Racing to Field Four Cars in 2006; Joe Varde Joins as Team Manager ORLANDO, Fla. -- Automatic Racing will be expanding its efforts in the Grand-Am Cup Series for 2006, fielding four BMW M3s in the Grand Sport class. The team has...

Sun 04 Dec 2005
SCC: Spirit of Daytona unveils new GTO

SCC: Spirit of Daytona unveils new GTO

Spirit of Daytona Unveils GTO at PRI Show Spirit of Daytona and Crane Cams unveiled their Pontiac GTO for the Grand- Am Cup Series this weekend at the PRI Trade Show in Orlando, Florida. The GTO will be on display for the rest of the trade show...

Fri 07 Oct 2005
VIR: MSR Thursday test report

VIR: MSR Thursday test report

Michael Shank Racing off to a quick start at VIR (Alton, VA) 6 October 05-- Michael Shank Racing got off to a quick start to the VIR 400 weekend during Thursday's promoter test day with the Mears Motor Coach Pontiac-Riley of Mike Borkowski and...

Thu 16 Jun 2005
SCC: Watkins Glen: Jim Holtom race notes

SCC: Watkins Glen: Jim Holtom race notes

Holtom wins at Watkins Glen WATKINS GLEN, NY - The SCADAPack Chevrolet Cobalt SS Supercharged made history at he Chemung Canal Trust 200 Grand Am Cup event on June 11, as it became the first win for the new offering from GM. "I couldn't...

Wed 23 Feb 2005
DTC: Magnussen would love to drive in NASCAR

DTC: Magnussen would love to drive in NASCAR

At a meeting for members of Jan Magnussens Fanclub, the danish former Formula 1 driver told the guests of his ambition to one day drive in NASCAR. "I would love to drive in NASCAR" Corvette driver Jan Magnussen told the guests. "I would really...