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Wed 31 Dec 2003
STRANA: Teams ready to race Super Trucks in 2004

STRANA: Teams ready to race Super Trucks in 2004

U.S. and European racers are looking to form teams for the 2004 Tonka Super Truck Racing Series. NEW ALBANY, OH (December 30, 2003) After successful tests and demonstration races in 2003, the Super Truck Racing Association of North America ...

STRANA: 2004 schedule announced

STRANA: 2004 schedule announced

2004 Tonka Super Truck Racing Series schedule announced Super Trucks will run six races with the American Le Mans Series, ESPN2 to broadcast races. NEW ALBANY, OH (December 16, 2003) The Super Truck Racing Association of North America...

Wed 03 Dec 2003
IMSA announces new COO, Event Director

IMSA announces new COO, Event Director

Mayer named to new Chief Operating Officer position. Hayes named as new Event Director. BRASELTON, Ga. - The International Motor Sports Association (IMSA), the sanctioning body of the American Le Mans Series and other road racing series, has...

Sun 30 Nov 2003
STRANA: STRANA on TV

STRANA: STRANA on TV

America's newest road racing series, the Super Trucks of STRANA, conducted the Tonka Super Truck Celebrity Challenge, three exhibition races earlier this year in conjunction with American Le Mans Series events. Now you can see these exciting...

Fri 10 Oct 2003
STRANA: STRANA Road Atlanta preview

STRANA: STRANA Road Atlanta preview

Boris Said to Drive in Round Three of the Tonka 2003 Super Truck Celebrity Challenge BRASELTON, GA (October 9, 2003) Road course racing specialist and 2002 Trans Am Series Champion Boris Said has signed on to race in the Tonka 2003 Super ...

Sat 06 Sep 2003
CHAMPCAR/CART: Rahal Straight dedication at Laguna Seca report

CHAMPCAR/CART: Rahal Straight dedication at Laguna Seca report

Rahal Straight dedicated to racing legend Bobby Rahal MONTEREY, Calif. (September 5, 2003) - Racing legend Bobby Rahal was honored today with naming of the backstraight at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca as the "Rahal Straight." Rahal has won more...

Fri 29 Aug 2003
STRANA: STRANA Super Truck races rock Road America

STRANA: STRANA Super Truck races rock Road America

Justin Bell wins inaugural Tonka Series race by 0.012 seconds; Gunnar Jeannette claims second race New Albany, Ohio (Aug. 27, 2003) The sight and sound of dueling 10,000-pound Super Trucks amazed and delighted all who saw them at Road America...

Thu 21 Aug 2003
STRANA: STRANA's U.S. debut at Road America

STRANA: STRANA's U.S. debut at Road America

Prototypes make U.S. debut at Wisconsin circuit Aug. 22-24 New Albany, Ohio (Aug. 20, 2003) ­ Two prototype super trucks that ran in Canada last weekend will be joined by others this weekend at Road America in Elkhart Lake, Wisc., the Super...

Thu 14 Aug 2003
STRANA: Elan Motorsport STRANA Mosport preview

STRANA: Elan Motorsport STRANA Mosport preview

Elan Motorsports Technologies is set to unveil its biggest racing project yet this weekend at the Toronto Grand Prix at Mosport - the latest round of the 2003 American Le Mans Series. Designed and built by EMT in Georgia, the first of the new ...

STRANA: STRANA to be unveiled at Mosport

STRANA: STRANA to be unveiled at Mosport

STRANA Super Trucks to be unveiled at Mosport Event part of American Le Mans Series races Aug. 15-17 at Toronto-area raceway New Albany, Ohio (Aug. 13, 2003) The Super Truck Racing Association of North America (STRANA) will debut its ...

Wed 23 Jul 2003
STRANA: STRANA demo runs at Sears Point

STRANA: STRANA demo runs at Sears Point

New Albany, Ohio (July 23, 2003) California motorsports fans will experience the power and size of a race truck during a demonstration by the Super Truck Racing Association of North America (STRANA) during this weekend's American Le Mans Series at...

Fri 04 Jul 2003
STRANA: STRANA announces 2003 schedule changes

STRANA: STRANA announces 2003 schedule changes

Infineon event modified; fourth event added at Road Atlanta COLUMBUS, Ohio (July 3, 2003) The Super Truck Racing Association of North America (STRANA) announces the following changes to its 2003 schedule: The first of three Tonka 2003 Super...

Tue 01 Jul 2003
PGTS: Road Atlanta race notes

PGTS: Road Atlanta race notes

Georgia, Florida drivers take GTS and GT Class at Panoz GT Pro Series during Atlanta Grand Prix BRASELTON, Ga., June 29 -- ROAD ATLANTA -- David Barr of Duluth, GA, drove off with the GTS class trophy while late entry Gavin Riches from Naples,...

PGTS: Road Atlanta GTS and GT race results

PGTS: Road Atlanta GTS and GT race results

The following are official results of this morning's Panoz GT Pro Series race at Road Atlanta <pre> GT Class Pos Name-Car ...

Wed 07 May 2003
Nazareth added to IMSA's Star Mazda Series

Nazareth added to IMSA's Star Mazda Series

Nazareth Speedway adds event for IMSA-sanctioned Star Mazda Series BRASELTON, Ga. (May 6, 2003) -- Historic Nazareth Speedway in Nazareth, Penn., has added an event for the IMSA-sanctioned Star Mazda Series to its May 16-18 weekend featuring the...

Fri 11 Apr 2003
The Petersen Porsche Sebring second place reinstatedHeadline

The Petersen Porsche Sebring second place reinstated

BRASELTON, Ga. (April 10, 2003) -- The White Lightning-Petersen Motorsports Porsche has been reinstated to its original second-place finishing position in the GT class in the March 15 American Le Mans Series Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring. It had...

Thu 10 Apr 2003
Petersen Motorsports to appeal IMSA decision

Petersen Motorsports to appeal IMSA decision

Petersen Motorsports / White Lightning Racing to appeal IMSA disallowance - Sebring 12 Hour results. LAS VEGAS, March 20, 2003 -- Petersen Motorsports/White Lightning Racing will appeal the International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) decision...

Second place GT excluded from Sebring results

Second place GT excluded from Sebring results

BRASELTON, Ga. (March 20, 2003) -- The White Lightning-Petersen Motorsports Porsche, which had finished second in the GT class in Saturday's American Le Mans Series Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring, has been excluded from the final race results due...

Thu 03 Apr 2003
IRL: Fermin Velez loses battle with cancerHeadline

IRL: Fermin Velez loses battle with cancer

BRASELTON, Ga. (April 2, 2003) -- Former IMSA World Sports Car and Group C2 champion Fermin Velez died Monday in Barcelona, Spain, three days shy of his 44th birthday, following a battle with cancer. Former IMSA champion Fermin Velez,...

Fri 21 Mar 2003
STRANA: New series STRANA's sponsor, television announced

STRANA: New series STRANA's sponsor, television announced

IMSA-sanctioned STRANA slated to be sponsored by TONKA with races on ESPN2 BRASELTON, Ga. (March 20, 2003) -- The Super Truck Racing Association of North America (STRANA), which is sanctioned by the International Motor Sports Association...

Sun 09 Mar 2003
PGTS: Sebring offers action-packed schedule

PGTS: Sebring offers action-packed schedule

Supporting events add to Sebring's action-packed schedule. A wide variety of supporting events and entertainment will add to the excitement of the 51st Annual Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring race week. Gates open on Wednesday, March 12, and ...

Thu 06 Mar 2003
STRANA: Elan Motorsports Technologies announce STRANA development

STRANA: Elan Motorsports Technologies announce STRANA development

As big as racing gets! Elan Motorsport Technologies set to begin "Big" project. Elan Motorsports Technologies is already the largest producer of racing vehicles in the world in terms of volume, but in 2003, the Georgia-based company will also...

STRANA: STRANA selects Elan Motorsports

STRANA: STRANA selects Elan Motorsports

STRANA selects Elan Motorsports Technologies as exclusive race truck builder. New Albany, Ohio (March 5, 2003) The Super Truck Racing Association of North America (STRANA) has selected Georgia-based Elan Motorsports Technologies Group ...

Wed 19 Feb 2003
STRANA: Haldex boosts STRANA Partnership

STRANA: Haldex boosts STRANA Partnership

Exclusive supplier becomes "Primary Truck Sponsor" for 2003 Super Truck Celebrity Challenge. New Albany, Ohio (February 18, 2003) Haldex will be a Primary Truck Sponsor for the 2003 Super Truck Celebrity Challenge, the Super Truck Racing ...

Fri 14 Feb 2003
PGTS: Panoz Motor Sports Group staff promotions

PGTS: Panoz Motor Sports Group staff promotions

BRASELTON, Ga. (February 12, 2003) -- The Panoz Motor Sports Group has promoted two of its senior executives and has created and filled two new staff positions in its Braselton, Ga., headquarters. The Panoz Motor Sports Group is a holding...

Wed 29 Jan 2003
Hessert's team up for Daytona 24

Hessert's team up for Daytona 24

Young Jersey driver in 24 Hours of Daytona with his dad, Tom Hessert Jr. Hessert III will be youngest driver in history to race in classic. CHERRY HILL, NJ/DAYTONA BEACH, FLORIDA, January 26, 2003 . . . Racing with his son in the Rolex 24 Hours...

Fri 24 Jan 2003
CHAMPCAR/CART: Pruett to join Rocketsports Trans-Am teamHeadline

CHAMPCAR/CART: Pruett to join Rocketsports Trans-Am team

LANSING, Mich. - Two-time Trans-Am champion Scott Pruett will join the Rocketsports Racing stable for the 2003 Trans-Am Series for the BFGoodrich Tires Cup announced team owner Paul Gentilozzi. Pruett, who claimed his Trans-Am titles in 1987 and...

Sun 05 Jan 2003
BUSCH: IPS: CHAMPCAR/CART: IRL: MIS celebrates 35 years of

BUSCH: IPS: CHAMPCAR/CART: IRL: MIS celebrates 35 years of

BROOKLYN, Mich. - Racing tradition and continuing innovation are two of the many benchmarks Michigan International Speedway can be proud of as the world-class facility celebrates it's 35th anniversary of racing in 2003. To kick-off the 35th year...