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Thu 29 Nov 2001
Cunningham recognized as all-time winning Sports Car racer
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Cunningham recognized as all-time winning Sports Car racer

CENTENNIAL, Colo. (November 27, 2001)- Peter Cunningham has been declared the winningest driver in American professional road racing history, according to a recent study by TheRaceSite.com, confirmed by Arnold Communications. Cunningham, 39, a...

Mon 19 Nov 2001
Lewis to debut in ARCA at Atlanta

Lewis to debut in ARCA at Atlanta

Shane Lewis to Make ARCA Debut in Atlanta HAMPTON, Ga., Monday, November 12, 2001 -- Shane Lewis, of Jupiter, Fla., will make his professional stock car racing debut with ARCA on Saturday, November 17th in the "Pork The Other White Meat 400" at...

Fri 02 Nov 2001
IRL: Bailey named Executive Director of Infiniti Pro Series

IRL: Bailey named Executive Director of Infiniti Pro Series

INDIANAPOLIS, Thursday, Nov. 1, 2001 - Roger Bailey has been named as executive director of the new Indy Racing Infiniti Pro Series, Indy Racing League officials announced today. Bailey will start in his new position Nov. 5. He will...

Sat 06 Oct 2001
IMSA Returns! One of the most recognizable names in motorsports is back

IMSA Returns! One of the most recognizable names in motorsports is back

CLEARWATER, Fla. (October 5, 2001) -- One of the most recognizable names in the history of American and International auto racing will live again in 2002 and beyond as Professional Sports Car Racing, Inc., (SPORTS CAR) returns to its original...

Fri 05 Oct 2001
IMSA returns in 2002

IMSA returns in 2002

Brasleton, GA - The International Motor Sport Association returns in 2002 replacing the currrent Professional Sports Car Racing name for the US sports car sanctioning body.. This was annouced at a noon Friday press conference held at the Road ...

Wed 01 Aug 2001
Cayuga Agri Fest preview

Cayuga Agri Fest preview

Nelles Corners, Ontario: On Saturday and Sunday, August 4-5, Cayuga 2000 Speedway hosts the second annual Agri-Fest Weekend. Featuring country music, two classes of open-wheel racecars, full-fender stock cars and plenty of free camping, the ...

Sun 10 Jun 2001
Oswego Speedway race results 2001-06-09

Oswego Speedway race results 2001-06-09

Greg Furlong made it three winners in three weeks in the supermodified division at Oswego Speedway as he picked up the checkered flag in the 45 lap feature event. Furlong started eleventh, passed early race leader Jamie Letcher on lap 18, and...

Thu 07 Jun 2001

"Make a Wish" fund raiser

"Our Little Racers, 1st Annual Fun Day" on August 11 at Oswego Speedway As many of you may know, former limited supermodified and now supermodified driver, Mark Van Luven and his wife Donna lost their baby daughter in Feb. 2001. In memory of ...

Tue 29 May 2001
Oswego Speedway race results 2001-05-26

Oswego Speedway race results 2001-05-26

New Hampshire's Mike Ordway and Canadian Dave McKnight were the big winners at Oswego Speedway Saturday night as each picked up a victory in 50 lap features in the Jim Shampine Memorial races. Ordway took the lead on lap 22 from Jamie Moore and ...

Fri 18 May 2001
Strong IMSA GTP reunion at Watkins Glen
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Strong IMSA GTP reunion at Watkins Glen

Watkins Glen, NY (May 16, 2001) - Watkins Glen International announced a strong field of IMSA GTP cars that will be at the track this weekend for the IMSA GTP reunion. Of the 20 cars entered, several have played a role in IMSA history and...

Sat 21 Apr 2001
Owego Speedway set for opener

Owego Speedway set for opener

Oswego, NY . . . Oswego Speedway is set for its 51st consectuive year of operation featuring three weekly divisons and several special events at family friendly prices. According to Oswego Promoter, Romey Caruso, "When we sat down to draft the...

Sun 18 Mar 2001
PGTS: Sebring results

PGTS: Sebring results

<pre> SEBRING, Fla. (March 16, 2001) -- Finish of Friday's 30-minute Panoz GT Pro Series sports car race at 3.7-mile Sebring International Raceway with starting position in parentheses, driver, hometown or country, type car, laps ...

PGTS: Son beats father at Sebring

PGTS: Son beats father at Sebring

SEBRING, Fla. (March 16, 2001) -- Brian Angen of San Jose, Calif., started first and led all the way to beat his father and 18 others in the inaugural race for the new Panoz GT Pro Series Friday at Sebring International Raceway. ...

Sat 17 Mar 2001
ALMS partners With HSR for Historic IMSA GTP Series

ALMS partners With HSR for Historic IMSA GTP Series

INDIANAPOLIS (March 16, 2001) -- Fans of historic sports cars will have three opportunities later this year to see famous cars of the past in action prior to American Le Mans Series races thanks to a new alliance. The Historic...

Sat 17 Feb 2001
IRL: CHAMPCAR/CART: Ongais inducted into Hawaii Sports Hall of Fame

IRL: CHAMPCAR/CART: Ongais inducted into Hawaii Sports Hall of Fame

Nearly four decades after Danny Ongais left his home state of Hawaii to further a rapidly flourishing drag racing career on the mainland US, his old friends and admirers could finally pay him homage as the 50th State's biggest contribution to ...

Thu 18 Jan 2001
PGTS: Panoz Racing Series expands to two classes

PGTS: Panoz Racing Series expands to two classes

BRASELTON, Ga. (January 18, 2001) -- The newly-announced Panoz Racing Series for sports cars has expanded to two classes of race cars and set its schedule and event format for 2001, series officials have announced. The series is the outgrowth of...

Wed 03 Jan 2001
Lux to test Pilbeam SRPII at Daytona

Lux to test Pilbeam SRPII at Daytona

Cindi Lux, the inaugural 1999 Women's Global GT Series Champion, continues to forge forward in her sports car racing career. She heads to Daytona Beach, Florida this week for the annual Test Days for the Rolex 24 at Daytona race, held February...