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Sat 15 Nov 1997
CHAMPCAR/CART: Juan Manuel Fangio II announcement

CHAMPCAR/CART: Juan Manuel Fangio II announcement

Report from Motorsport News International Thanks to CART Online CART Online (November 15) -- Upon returning from a post season visit with his young family in Balcarce, Argentina, Juan Manuel Fangio II, 41, phoned Dan Gurney Friday night...

Fri 25 Jul 1997
IRL: Riley & Scott debut new chassis

IRL: Riley & Scott debut new chassis

RILEY & SCOTT DEBUTS ITS IRL CHASSIS Kelley Racing receives delivery of first R&S MK V IRL car at Charlotte Race (Charlotte, NC) -- Riley & Scott, Inc., the Indianapolis based manufacturer of the championship winning...

Thu 27 Mar 1997
IRL: Indy 500 Pit Assignments

IRL: Indy 500 Pit Assignments

1997 INDIANAPOLIS 500 Pit Lane Assignments Sunday, May 18 1997 PIT CAR DRIVER CAR NAME C/E/T Time Speed 1 5 WF Arie Luyendyk Wavephore/Sprint PCS/Miller Lite/Provimi ...

Wed 16 Apr 1997
BUSCH: IRL: CHAMPCAR/CART: Race series attendance

BUSCH: IRL: CHAMPCAR/CART: Race series attendance

By Goodyear Media Relations 1996 GOODYEAR RACING ATTENDANCE REPORT STATISTICS COMPILED BY THE GOODYEAR TIRE & RUBBER COMPANY AKRON, OH - Auto racing attendance in North America continued its remarkable growth...

Fri 05 Dec 1997
CHAMPCAR/CART: Hogan signs JJ Lehto

CHAMPCAR/CART: Hogan signs JJ Lehto

Courtesy of CART Online JJ Lehto Joins Hogan Racing For 1998 CART Season CART Online (December 4) -- Finland's JJ Lehto, a 31-year-old veteran of Formula One and FIA GT competition, will turn to CART competition in 1998 as the new driver...

Thu 27 Mar 1997
IRL: WDW test 97-1-11

IRL: WDW test 97-1-11

For Immediate Release SALAZAR HOSPITALIZED AFTER TESTING ACCIDENT ORLANDO, FLA., January 11, 1997 -- Veteran Eliseo Salazar was hospitalized Saturday after a testing accident at Walt Disney World Speedway. Salazar, 41,...

CHAMPCAR/CART: Pick12: Players standings report, Detroit

CHAMPCAR/CART: Pick12: Players standings report, Detroit

CART Pick 12 player standings report ==================================== NOTE: Please, watch the name you use on your entry. It is such a huge task that it delays the results. Thanks for your...

CHAMPCAR/CART: Team Green Academy/Derek Daly SpeedCentre release

CHAMPCAR/CART: Team Green Academy/Derek Daly SpeedCentre release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE TEAM GREEN ACADEMY ANNOUNCES FINAL TEN NOMINEES FOR CLASS OF 1997 Las Vegas, NV (September 24, 1997) Derek Daly SpeedCentre Racing School and Team Green announced today the final ten nominees for the Team Green...

Wed 24 Dec 1997
CHAMPCAR/CART: Public stock offering announcement 97-12-23

CHAMPCAR/CART: Public stock offering announcement 97-12-23

Courtesy of CART Online Championship Auto Racing Teams, Inc., Announces Proposed Initial Public Offering Of Common Stock CART Online (December 23) -- Championship Auto Racing Teams, Inc, which owns, operates and sanctions the open-wheel...

Thu 27 Mar 1997
CHAMPCAR/CART: Team Green Academy Final Five

CHAMPCAR/CART: Team Green Academy Final Five

For Immediate Release 'FINAL FIVE' TAPPED BY DEREK DALY AND TEAM GREEN Indianapolis, IN (November 13, 1997) Derek Daly SpeedCentre Racing School (DDS) and Team Green announced today the Final Five for the 1997 Team Green Academy American ...

Fri 19 Sep 1997
IRL: Indy Aurora V8:  One Year After

IRL: Indy Aurora V8: One Year After

MEDIA CONTACT: Rick Voegelin/High Performance Communications 408-761-2201 FOR RELEASE: September 20, 1997 INDY AURORA V8: ONE YEAR AFTER Lansing, Mich.; Sept. 20, 1997 -- One year ago today, Oldsmobile's Indy Aurora...

Tue 09 Dec 1997
CHAMPCAR/CART: FedEx new series sponsor

CHAMPCAR/CART: FedEx new series sponsor

Courtesy of CART Online Federal Express Signs Title Sponsorship Agreement With Championship Auto Racing Teams CART Online (December 9) -- Federal Express Corp ("FedEx") and Championship Auto Racing Teams (CART) today announced details of a...

Thu 27 Mar 1997
IRL: WDW Thursday practice notes

IRL: WDW Thursday practice notes

DAY 1 - Jan. 23, 1997 Welcome to Walt Disney World Speedway and the second running of the Indy 200 at Walt Disney World Presented by Aurora, the third race of the 1996-97 Indy Racing League season. Mai Lindstrom, director of public relations...

CHAMPCAR/CART: Magneti Marelli joins Mercedes

CHAMPCAR/CART: Magneti Marelli joins Mercedes

CART Online (October 2) -- Just as Mercedes-Benz's three-pointed star has adorned championship-winning racing cars for more than a century, Magneti Marelli's distinctive mark has appeared in victory lanes around the world for decades. Starting...

CHAMPCAR/CART: Pick12: Preliminary entry list for Laguna Seca

CHAMPCAR/CART: Pick12: Preliminary entry list for Laguna Seca

CART Pick 12: Entries received ============================== IMPORTANT!: Don't forget to pay a visit WWW.SPEEDCENTER.COM and its sponsors!!! They are the ones who have made all this...

Mon 07 Jul 1997
IRL: Chastain Motorsports report

IRL: Chastain Motorsports report

For Immediate Release CHASTAIN MOTORSPORTS: ANOTHER SMALL TEAM GOES ON A ROLL INDIANAPOLIS, July 7, 1997 -- When Stephan Gregoire chased down Tony Stewart on the final two laps of the Samsonite 200 at Pikes Peak International...

Thu 27 Mar 1997
IRL: Texas Entry list, schedule

IRL: Texas Entry list, schedule

For Immediate Release Entry List & Schedule Follows INDY RACING LEAGUE STANDING TALL IN THE SADDLE FOR TEXAS INDIANAPOLIS, May 21, 1997 -- When the Indy Racing League introduces a new type ...

CHAMPCAR/CART: Al Unser, Jr. fan club

CHAMPCAR/CART: Al Unser, Jr. fan club

News Release--Auto Racing--For immediate release-- Al Unser, Jr.'s Fan Club on the Net He is one of the most popular race car drivers in the world. And he has been a consistent winner. His fan club has been called "The fastest fan club ...

Sun 30 Nov 1997
CHAMPCAR/CART: Team Green finalists

CHAMPCAR/CART: Team Green finalists

Courtesy of CART Online Gurney's Son Among Team Green Academy Finalists CART Online (November 24) -- Alex Gurney, son of All American Racers team owner Dan Gurney, has been named as one of five finalists for the Team Green Academy Class of...

Mon 29 Sep 1997
CHAMPCAR/CART: Fontana Sunday opening race notes

CHAMPCAR/CART: Fontana Sunday opening race notes

Marlboro 500 -- Sunday's Opening Race Notes CART Online (September 28) -- Sunday's Opening Race Notes from the Marlboro 500 at California Speedway: 7 Welcome to Race Day at California Speedway. Today's CART on-track activities begin with...

Thu 27 Mar 1997
IRL: 1998 May Schedule

IRL: 1998 May Schedule

10 Sunday Opening Day - Practice -Save Arnold FanFest Open 11 Monday 11-6 pm All Practice FanFest Open 12 Tuesday 11-6 pm All Practice FanFest Open 13 Wednesday 11-6 pm All Practice FanFest Open 14 Thursday 11-6 pm All ...

IRL: Indy500 Scott Brayton Driver's Trophy

IRL: Indy500 Scott Brayton Driver's Trophy

- PRESS RELEASE - For Immediate Release, Friday, May 9, 1997 Contact: Tom Leix, 317 481-2222, 481-2224 (fax) DRIVER'S AWARD TO HONOR BRAYTON'S RACING CAREER INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. -- The creation of the Scott Brayton Driver's Trophy ...