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
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...
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 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 ...
WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. -- Saturday's practice times for Sunday's USRRC Can-Am
and GT Championship First Union Six Hours of the Glen at Watkins Glen
International, with practice position, driver(s), hometown (s), class, car,
time and speed in ...
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...
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 ...
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...
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,...
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 ...
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...
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...
Provisional Can-Am Drivers' Point Standings
After Three Rounds
Pos., Driver, Car, Points
1, James Weaver, Ford R&S, 94
2, Butch Leitzinger, Ford R&S, 92
3, Elliott Forbes-Robinson, Ford R&S, 85
3, Dorsey Schroeder, Ford R&S, 85
5, Jim ...
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...
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. -- The results from Sunday's 80-lap, 128-mile
combined USRRC Can-Am and GT Championship race at the Minneapolis
Street Circuit, part of the Sprint PCS Grand Prix of Minnesota, with
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:
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...
HOMESTEAD, Fla. -- Provisional starting grid for Sunday's two hour, 15
minute USRRC GT Championship race at the Miami-Dade Homestead Motorsports
Complex, Round Two of the USRRC GT Championship with position, car number
in parenthesis, driver (s),...
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...
USRRC ROLEX 24 AT DAYTONA UPDA
Over the weeks leading to the 37th Annual Rolex 24 At Daytona, USRRC will
provide entry update information, driver and team profiles, and any other
points of interest regarding America's biggest sports car ...
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (April 6, 1998) â€” The United States Road Racing
Championship has announced a new rules package for the remainder of the
1998 season, creating performance parity between unibody GT1 cars and
Can-Am cars while encouraging...
Organization: MNI - Motorsport News International
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla -- Thursday night's practice session times for the 36th
Rolex 24 At Daytona...
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...
Polesitting Ferrari Leads Rolex 24 At Daytona Into The Night
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- Yannick Dalmas, who guided his Ferrari 333SP to a
record-breaking lap during Thursday's qualifying, jumped out to an early
lead as the 36th ...
WEAVER/LEITZINGER DOMINATE MINNEAPOLIS CAN-AM, PANOZ TAKES GT BATTLE
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. -- England's James Weaver and Butch Leitzinger, of
State College, Pa., won handily over teammates Dorsey Schroeder and
Elliott Forbes-Robinson to score...
DAYTONA, FL (January 30, 1998) - The field is set for tomorrow's Rolex 24
at Daytona International Speedway. The 75 car field will take the green at
1:00 pm. on Saturday afternoon.
The Scandia Ferrari 333SP will lead the field to the green flag...
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...
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 ...
EFR, SCHROEDER WIN CAN-AM'S RETURN TO MID-OHIO
LEXINGTON, Ohio â€“ Elliott Forbes-Robinson, of Sherrils Ford, N.C.,
and Dorsey Schroeder, of Little Torch Key, Fla., took their first USRRC
Can-Am Championship win of the season, beating...