ROLEX 24 AT DAYTONA ENTRIES BEING ACCEPTED; NEW RULES FOR FLORIDA'S
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (November 19, 1998) -- Entry form packets have been
mailed and entries are now being accepted for the 37th annual Rolex 24...
HAPPY HOLIDAYS: The USRRC and SCCA Pro Racing offices will be closed
December 25 through January 4 in observance of the winter holiday season.
This USRRC FAX is a continuation of the entry list fax which was released
1998 Rolex 24 At Daytona
Saturday, January 31
Pre-race Updated entry list
CAR, DRIVER, HOMETOWN
Shane Lewis, Jupiter FL
Vic Rice, San Rafael CA
Brian Hornkohl, Stroudsburg PA
Christopher Neville, Scottsdale AZ
Max Papis, ...
PETIT LE MANS TO BE AIRED FLAG TO FLAG ON NEW RADIO WEBSITE
BRASELTON, GA., September 14, 1998 - - Live flag-to-flag radio coverage
of the premiere Petit Le Mans Saturday, Oct. 10 at Road Atlanta will be
aired on the new Petit Le Mans Radio Web...
PETIT LE MANS UPDATE
BRASELTON, Ga., June 5, 1998 -- The Petit Le Mans 1000 Miles at Road
Atlanta will be held on Saturday, October 10, 1998. Practice and
qualifying will be held on Thursday and Friday, October 8 -9, 1998.
The "Petit Le Mans...
PANOZ MOTOR SPORTS FINALIZES MOSPORT PURCHASE
BRASELTON, Ga., November 3, 1998 -- Donald E. Panoz, chairman and
founder of Panoz Motor Sports, announced today that negotiations have
concluded and ownership of the Mosport Park properties in ...
VISTEON PANOZ RACING TEAM VICTORIOUS AT MOSPORT
BOWMANVILLE, Ontario, Canada, August 9 -- The fans at the Mosport
Festival GT/World Sports Car race saw wheel-to-wheel and passing action,
as well as a photo finish with a .324 second split between...
JAN MAGNUSSEN TESTS WITH PANOZ MOTOR SPORTS
Braselton, Ga., November 25, 1998 -- Former Stewart Grand Prix Formula One
driver Jan Magnussen recently completed two days of testing with Panoz
Motor Sports in the Panoz GTR-1 at Road ...
Can-Am Drivers' Point Standings
After Five Rounds
Pos., Driver, Car, Points
1, James Weaver, Ford R&S, 158
2, Butch Leitzinger, Ford R&S, 154
3, E. Forbes-Robinson, Ford R&S, 144
4, Dorsey Schroeder, Ford R&S, 136
5, Bill ...
BMW M3s Dominate Sports Car Racing for Third Year in a Row
Woodcliff Lake, N.J., Dec. 10, 1998: The BMW M3 proved to be the
car to beat for the third straight year on the Professional Sports Car
Racing (SPORTS CAR) circuit as well as the...
Mid-Ohio Road Racing Classic Weekend
Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course
June 12-14, 1998
NTB Trans-Am Series Round Five
USRRC Can-Am/GT Round Three
World Challenge Round Three
Spec Racer Ford Pro Series Round Two
NTB Trans-Am Race Date:
Panoz Motor Sports Examines GT-2 Participation
BRASELTON, Georgia, September 22 -- In an effort to expand participation
of factory and privateer entrants in sports car racing worldwide, Panoz
Motor Sports investigated the creation of a GT-2...
Irvan enters Rolex 24 At DAYTONA
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Dec. 23, 1998) NASCAR Winston Cup driver Ernie
Irvan, who missed the last three races of the 1998 season while recovering
from injuries suffered in a racing accident, plans to return ...
WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. Friday's practice times for Sunday's First Union Six
Hours of The Glen USRRC Can-Am and GT Championship race at Watkins Glen,
with practice position, car number in parentheses, driver(s), hometown(s),
class, car, time and speed...
BRASELTON, Georgia, September 3 -- The Visteon Panoz Racing Team has won
the 1998 United States Road Racing Championship (USRRC) GT1 Team
Although the USRRC announced at the Watkins Glen race that the October
event at Laguna Seca...
USRRC TO JOIN FORCES WITH FIA GT FOR HOMESTEAD AND LAGUNA
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (May 1, 1998) â€” The United States Road Racing
Championship has been awarded the organizational agreement for the FIA
GT's only visits to North America, scheduled for...
WATKINS GLEN, N.Y., Aug. 23, 1998: Ross Bentley, Marc Duez and
Peter Cunningham battled their way to a third-place finish in the No. 6
Yokohama/Fina BMW M3 coupe at today's First Union Six Hours of The Glen to
clinch the first-ever United...
MICHELIN GUIDES CHAMPION PORSCHE TO VICTORY AT SIX HOURS OF THE GLEN
10th GT1 Victory for Michelin in 1998
(WATKINS GLEN, NY.) --- Thierry Boutsen and Ralf Kelleners, driving the
STP Champion Porsche and guided by Michelin Pilot racing radials,...
MICHELIN DOMINATES NORTH AMERICAN GT1 RACING
Pilots Radials Have Scored Eight Victories in 1998
(GREENVILLE, SC) -- Michelin Pilot radials have spent a lot of time in the
winner's circle this year. In fact, Michelin tires have driven...
MICHELIN & PANOZ MOTORSPORTS LOOK FOR SPEED ADVANTAGES
PRIOR TO PETIT LE MANS AND FIA GT RACES
Panoz to Test 19 Inch Michelin Pilot Radials September 22 at Road Atlanta
(GREENVILLE, SC) --- Seeking every speed advantage possible prior to ...
Unforseen Difficulties Strike the TRV Team Sunday at the Glen
WATKINS GLEN, N.Y., Aug. 23 - Hopes for a good finish in the First
Union Six Hours of the Glen for the TRV Motorsport team and drivers Lyn
St. James, Jeret Schroeder and...
BMW M3 Drivers Bentley, Cunningham Each Team With a Simo
To Win GT3 and GT2 at USRRC's Sprint PCS Grand Prix
MINNEAPOLIS, June 28, 1998:. Ross Bentley and Mark Simo held off a
hard-charging Porsche in GT3 while Peter Cunningham and...
WEAVER TAKES SECOND CAN-AM POLE OF SEASON AT MINNEAPOLIS
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. â€“ England's James Weaver earned his
second-straight USRRC Can-Am pole, and will lead teammate Elliott
Forbes-Robinson to the green flag at tomorrow's Sprint...
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- Fridayâ€™s practice times for the 36th Rolex 24 At
Daytona, with practice postion, car number, class, drivers, car, time
and speed in miles-per-hour.
1, 30, CA, Mortti/Theys/Lyndyk/Baldi, Ferrari 333 SP, 1:41.981,...
36th Rolex 24 At Daytona
January 31 - February 1, 1998
What: The 36th running of the Rolex 24 At Daytona, operated by the United
States Road Racing Championship (USRRC).
Where: Daytona International Speedway 3.56-mile road course/oval, ...
BRASELTON, Ga., April 21 -- At Chateau Elan today, Panoz Motor Sports
hosted a conference involving the principles and track owners from both
the USRRC and Professional Sports Car Racing series. The meeting was held
to address the concerns of...
STEVE KNAPP TESTS WITH PANOZ MOTOR SPORTS
BRASELTON, Georgia, August 4 -- Steve Knapp, third-place finisher and
Rookie of the Year at the 1998 Indianapolis 500, tested the Visteon Panoz
GTR-1 at Road Atlanta last week.
He described the ...
PROTOTYPE TECHNOLOGY GROUP BMW M3 TEAM - Notes for Saturday, June 27
Sprint PCS Grand Prix of Minnesota - USRRC Can-Am/GT Race
PTG BMW M3s TOP GT3 AND GT2 GRID FOR SUNDAY'S SPRINT PCS GRAND PRIX
Mark Simo grabbed the GT3 pole by seven...
CAN-AM CHAMP WEAVER ON AARWBA ALL-AMERICA TEAM BALLOT; JOINED BY FELLOW
USRRC DRIVERS LEITZINGER, BRABHAM AND WALLACE
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (November 24, 1998) â€” United States Road Racing
Championship drivers James Weaver, Butch Leitzinger, David...
Dalmas, Ferrari Grab Pole for Saturday's Rolex 24 At Daytona
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- Yannick Dalmas of Le Beausset, France
shattered the track record during Rolex 24 At Daytona Pole Qualifying
Thursday at Daytona International ...
FERRARIS FASTEST AT STAR-STUDDED ROLEX 24 TEST
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (January 11, 1998) -- Wrapping-up the third and
final day of testing for the 1998 Rolex 24 At Daytona, Frenchman Yannick
Dalmas and Italy's Max Papis posted unofficial...