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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...

Fri 01 Jun 2007
Tue 16 Jan 2007
Harakiri?

Harakiri?

Here's my season's gift to you: a "What and Who Dunnit?" with a twist: the reader gets to fill in mystery names in an updated, neo version of "The Scrooge Who Stole Christmas." (I know, I know, but I was trying to quickly span a couple or ...

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...

Thu 01 Nov 2007
Jason Workman signs with V-Pack Motorsport

Jason Workman signs with V-Pack Motorsport

WORKMAN TO DRIVE FOR V-PACK MOTORSPORT IN 2008 Flowery Branch, GA November 1, 2007: Christmas came early for Jason Workman. With the 2007 season still fresh in his racing memory, Workman is pleased to announce plans for 2008. He has signed...

Wed 01 Aug 2007
Montreal: Sigalsport BMW preview

Montreal: Sigalsport BMW preview

LUGGAGE EXPRESS TEAM SIGALSPORT WON'T BE LOST IN TRANSLATION WHEN THEY RACE IN MONTREAL THIS FRIDAY! Los Angeles, California, July 30, 2007 - Bill Auberlen and Matt Alhadeff, who just finished tenth at Barber Motorsports Park, will race their ...

Sat 24 Mar 2007
DC'S Homesteading DP

DC'S Homesteading DP

HOMESTEAD -- Remember Frank Purdue? He was the rather unusual-looking chap whose head was flanked by somewhat larger-than-usual ears (looked a lot like a certain, now-bobbed Nextel Cup champ, come to think about it) framing a somewhat, ...

Mon 29 Jan 2007
The Two halves of sports car racing

The Two halves of sports car racing

THE TWO HALVES OF SPORTS CAR RACING By: Bill Oursler The question is: "Do two halves make a whole?" When it comes to professional sports car racing in North America the answer is apparently not. The American Le Mans Series and the Grand Am's...

Fri 20 Apr 2007
DC's Teacher or impudent? You decide

DC's Teacher or impudent? You decide

TEACHER OR IMPUDENT? YOU DECIDE. Scott Pruett heads into next week's Rolex Series race at Virginia International Raceway holding a scant one-point lead in the 2007 Rolex Series Daytona Prototype driving championship. On the receiving end...

Mon 29 Jan 2007
Daytona 24: Lexus race report

Daytona 24: Lexus race report

LEXUS, GANASSI MAKE IT TWO IN A ROW AT ROLEX 24 AT DAYTONA DAYTONA BEACH, Fla (Jan. 28, 2007) -- Scott Pruett, Juan Montoya and Salvador Duran teamed to give Lexus and Ganassi Racing their second consecutive Rolex 24 at Daytona victory as their...

Tue 27 Nov 2007
IRL: Mid-Ohio 2008 schedule announced

IRL: Mid-Ohio 2008 schedule announced

DIVERSE SCHEDULE ON-TAP FOR MID-OHIO SPORTS CAR COURSE IN 2008 DUBLIN, Ohio (November 27, 2007) -- Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course will boast seven major events in 2008, featuring the finest in open-wheel, sports car, motorcycle, historic and...

Thu 06 Sep 2007
SBRS: RACE: SCC: Mazdaspeed Motorsports MMP pre-event news

SBRS: RACE: SCC: Mazdaspeed Motorsports MMP pre-event news

Patrick Dempsey to debut Mazda RX-8 RACECAR in Utah Frankie Muniz and Ian Ziering Among 100-plus Mazda Racers in Six Races September 6, 2007 (IRVINE, Calif.) -- He won't be Dr. Derek Shepherd. He certainly won't be Dr. McDreamy. He won't...

Sat 27 Jan 2007
Stewart ready for another run at Rolex 24Headline

Stewart ready for another run at Rolex 24

Love him or loathe him, Tony Stewart is one of this era's most talented and versatile race car drivers. His accomplishments speak for themselves: two NASCAR Nextel Cup championships, an IRL IndyCar Series title, multiple USAC crowns, and countless...

Mon 13 Aug 2007
DC's moto postscript - Watkins Glen II

DC's moto postscript - Watkins Glen II

LOOKING AHEAD OR JUST LOOKING? NASCAR Nextel Cup champions Jimmie Johnson and Jeff Gordon hung out during the Crown Royal 200's Rolex Series Daytona Prototype race, bouncing between the pits of their respective "favorite" Daytona Prototype ...

Thu 25 Jan 2007
DC's Rolex 24 GT Picks

DC's Rolex 24 GT Picks

DC's ROLEX 24 PICKS - GT Last heard, there are 43 Grand Touring cars in a 2007 Rolex 24 At Daytona field that gets the green at 1:30 p.m. Saturday. It's gonna be a darn good race within the race. The 2006 Rolex 24 At...

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 ...

Thu 06 Dec 2007
SCC: New Jersey event confirmed for 2008

SCC: New Jersey event confirmed for 2008

Grand-Am Confirms Labor Day Weekend Events at New Jersey Motorsports Park for 2008 Season DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Dec. 6, 2007) -- Grand-Am officials confirmed today a Labor Day weekend feature event at Thunderbolt Raceway at New Jersey...

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 ...

Thu 12 Jul 2007
DC's Daytona in July post script

DC's Daytona in July post script

DC's ROLEX SERIES POST SCRIPTS BRUMOS PORSCHE 250 Jon Fogarty (No. 99 Gainsco Pontiac-Riley), Jorg Bergmeister (No. 23 Ruby Tuesday) and Memo Rojas (No. 01 Telmex Lexus-Riley) briefly tangled between Daytona International Speedway's second and...

Tue 18 Dec 2007
Porsche factory aces join Farnbacher Loles for Daytona 24

Porsche factory aces join Farnbacher Loles for Daytona 24

Defending Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series GT Champions Farnbacher Loles have added three Porsche factory aces to its roster of drivers for next month's Rolex 24 Hours at Daytona. Sascha Maassen, Jorg Bergmeister and Timo Bernhard join a host of...

Sat 10 Feb 2007
Bryce Miller joins Farnbacher Loles

Bryce Miller joins Farnbacher Loles

Miller Joins Farnbacher Loles for 2007 Racer Confident of Championship Challenge Following a successful and much publicized debut at the Daytona 24 Hours this past month, representatives for the rising American race star Bryce Miller have ...

Tue 16 Jan 2007
Just trying to fit in

Just trying to fit in

Alex Job Racing tried just about everything possible to stuff Jorg Bergmeister into its No. 23 Ruby Tuesday Porsche-Crawford at the Rolex Series' Dec. 5-6 Homestead-Miami Speedway test. Ultimately, "I just didn't fit," the 2006 Daytona Prototype...

Wed 24 Jan 2007
Daytona 24: Alex Tagliani preview

Daytona 24: Alex Tagliani preview

Tagliani looking forward to Mustang GT Debut Daytona Beach, FL (22 January 07)- Champ Car pilot Alex Tagliani is looking forward to a busy 2007 season, which he will kick off with his debut run in the prestigious Rolex 24 At Daytona on January...

Sat 20 Jan 2007
SCC: Bildon Motorsport forms GSM Racing for 2007

SCC: Bildon Motorsport forms GSM Racing for 2007

Introducing GSM Racing and the return of the original "Hot Hatch" Pittsburgh, PA. (January 18th, 2007) German Speed Merchants has partnered with Bildon Motorsport to form GSM Racing. The GSM Racing team will campaign the exciting new...

Tue 14 Aug 2007
Watkins Glen II: Colin Braun suspended

Watkins Glen II: Colin Braun suspended

Colin Braun Suspended From Grand-Am Competition Until September 1 and Will Miss Infineon Raceway Event DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (August 14, 2007) -- Colin Braun, the 18-year-old driver of the No. 75 Krohn Racing Pontiac Riley in the Grand-Am Rolex...

Fri 01 Jun 2007
IRL: Homestead-Miami Speedway staff changes

IRL: Homestead-Miami Speedway staff changes

HOMESTEAD-MIAMI SPEEDWAY ANNOUNCES STAFF CHANGES TO CORPORATE PARTNERSHIPS DEPARTMENT HOMESTEAD, FL (June 1, 2007) -- Homestead-Miami Speedway recently re-modeled its Corporate Partnerships team and facility growth initiatives with former ...

Sat 27 Jan 2007
Women work for Rolex 24 hour win

Women work for Rolex 24 hour win

Rolex 24 Weekend to Feature Three Female Drivers The driving power attracted to race in the Rolex 24 at Daytona is directly proportional to the number of times the endurance classic is run. If you slept through your high school math courses and...

Mon 29 Jan 2007
Sat 27 Jan 2007
Daytona 24: Starting lineup

Daytona 24: Starting lineup

Pos Num Class Drivers Team Car --- --- ----- -------------------------------------------------- ------------------------------ -------------------- 1. 99 DP Fogarty, Gurney,...

Fri 26 Jan 2007
This IS Wed., Isn't It?

This IS Wed., Isn't It?

DC's ROLEX 24 PICKS: DP Where in heck does one start to pick this year's Rolex 24 best? Years ago, when there was no such thing as a Daytona Prototype, picking three or four outstanding cars out of three or four outstanding cars ...

Mon 10 Dec 2007
TRG sign Tim George and Spencer Pumpelly

TRG sign Tim George and Spencer Pumpelly

Tim George and Spencer Pumpelly Sign with TRG for 2008 Rolex GT December 7, 2007- When New York City native Tim George, Jr. decided to try his hand in Motorsports at the age of 24, few would have thought that only three years later he would ...

Thu 08 Nov 2007
IRL: Watkins Glen 2008 celebration

IRL: Watkins Glen 2008 celebration

WATKINS GLEN TO CELEBRATE 60 YEARS OF ROAD RACING IN 2008 NASCAR Busch East Added to Sahlen's Six Hours of The Glen Weekend in June Celebrate the Fourth of July with the IndyCar Series NASCAR Sprint Cup and Nationwide Series Return in ...

Sun 07 Oct 2007
SCC: VIRginia Int'l Raceway Saturday summary

SCC: VIRginia Int'l Raceway Saturday summary

Spencer Pumpelly Makes It Two-For-Two In Practice, Qualifying At VIR DANVILLE, VA. -- Arlington, Va. native Spencer Pumpelly set the fastest time in practice and then continued his lead-role performance by winning the pole for Sunday's six-hour...

Sun 02 Sep 2007
DC's Shorts - Labor Day weekend

DC's Shorts - Labor Day weekend

DC's SHORTS Just in time for extra, lazy Labor Day reading, these aren't your usual "shorts." DEMPSEY, ESPENLAUB AND FOSTER STEP UP Hyper Sport regulars Joe Foster, Charles Espenlaub and Patrick Dempsey will launch their 2008 ...

Tue 30 Jan 2007
Daytona 24: Auston Harris race report

Daytona 24: Auston Harris race report

Auston Harris completes the Rolex24 Daytona, FL January 28, 2007-- --At 16 years and 47 days old Auston Harris is the youngest driver to compete in and complete the Rolex24. This was Auston's second long distance endurance race in the last two...