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Wed 27 Mar 1996
CHAMPCAR/CART: Vanderbilt Cup and Michigan fact sheet

CHAMPCAR/CART: Vanderbilt Cup and Michigan fact sheet

THE INAUGURAL U.S. 500 & THE VANDERBILT CUP FACT SHEET NEW YORK (April 25, 1996) -- The winner of the Inaugural U.S. 500 at Michigan International Speedway, Sunday May 26th, will be awarded $1 million and a recreation of one of auto racing's ...

IRL: Phoenix Aurora G-Force test

IRL: Phoenix Aurora G-Force test

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE INDY AURORA V8 COMPLETES FIRST TRACK TEST Phoenix; November 15, 1996 -- Oldsmobile's new Indy Aurora V8 successfully completed a three-day track test at Phoenix International Raceway on November 13-15.

IRL: Oldsmobile Aurora to be IRL pace car

IRL: Oldsmobile Aurora to be IRL pace car

For Immediate Release OLDSMOBILE DEBUTS AURORA IRL PACE CAR AT DISNEY INDIANAPOLIS, January 12, 1996 -- Oldsmobile Division General Manager John Rock and Indy Racing League Executive Director Jack Long today announced that the Aurora by ...

IRL: Indianapolis final practice notes 96-05-23

IRL: Indianapolis final practice notes 96-05-23

DAY 17 -- THURSDAY, MAY 23 CARBURETION DAY The $60,000 Coors Pit Stop Challenge will be held this afternoon on pit road with five teams competing for the $35,000 first prize (including $5,000 donated to Youthlinks Indiana in the name of the...

IRL: 1997 chassis allotments

IRL: 1997 chassis allotments

For Immediate Release 15 G FORCE CARS, 14 DALLARAS 'SPOKEN FOR' IN 1997 IRL SELECTIONS INDIANAPOLIS, July 15, 1996 -- Indy Racing League car owners selected and submitted deposits on 15 G Force and 14 Dallara cars to be ready for the Indy 200...

IRL: Championship prize fund announced

IRL: Championship prize fund announced

For Immediate Release $1 MILLION IRL CHAMPIONSHIP FUND CAPS $10 MILLION SEASON INDIANAPOLIS, July 11, 1996 -- A $1 million championship fund for the first Indy Racing League season will be awarded Friday to the auto racing ...

IRL: IRL offers financing plan

IRL: IRL offers financing plan

For Immediate Release NEW EQUIPMENT FINANCE PLAN FOR IRL TEAMS AVAILABLE THROUGH NATIONAL CITY BANK OF INDIANA LAS VEGAS, June 27, 1996 -- In a continuing effort by the Indy Racing League to enhance the financial accessibility of top-level ...

IRL: Phoenix driver testing 96-10-04

IRL: Phoenix driver testing 96-10-04

HEWITT, ROBBIE GROFF, 5 OTHERS PASS IRL DRIVER'S TESTS PHOENIX, Oct. 4, 1996 -- Longtime dirt track campaigner Jack Hewitt, Indy Lights veteran Robbie Groff and five other drivers passed Indy Racing League driver's tests this week at Phoenix ...

IRL: CHAMPCAR/CART: Condolence messages to the Brayton family

IRL: CHAMPCAR/CART: Condolence messages to the Brayton family

Submission for rec.autos.sport.info I would like to compile a list of personal messages to be sent to the Brayton family on behalf of the race fans here on the internet. If you would like to contribute to this list, please send your thoughts to...

CHAMPCAR/CART: Toronto report

CHAMPCAR/CART: Toronto report

FERNANDEZ CAPTURES FIRST CAREER VICTORY IN TRAGIC MOLSON INDY TORONTO TORONTO (July 14, 1996) -- Triumph and tragedy described the closing of the Molson Indy Toronto on Sunday as the overall emotion of Adrian Fernandez's first career IndyCar ...

CHAMPCAR/CART: California Speedway update

CHAMPCAR/CART: California Speedway update

The NASCAR Winston Cup Series will return to Southern California in June of 1997. Les Richter,executive vice president of Penske Motorsports announced the new, two mile Califorina Speedway will host its first NASCAR Winston Cup Series race on...

IRL: Indianapolis practice summary 96-05-13

IRL: Indianapolis practice summary 96-05-13

1996 Indianapolis 500 Practice Summary - 05/13/96 :------Today-------: :--Month Combined--: Date R Car Driver YR/C/E/T Laps Time Speed Laps ...

IRL: WDW testing to start, Evans buys Scandia

IRL: WDW testing to start, Evans buys Scandia

For Immediate Release WDWS TESTING BEGINS TUESDAY; EVANS BUYS OUT SCANDIA/SIMON INDIANAPOLIS, January 8, 1996 -- With the Indy 200 at Walt Disney World less than three weeks away on Saturday, Jan. 27 (ABC Sports) as ...

IRL: Riley & Scott takes first IRL chassis order

IRL: Riley & Scott takes first IRL chassis order

For Immediate Release RILEY & SCOTT TAKES FIRST IRL CHASSIS ORDER, PLAN COMPETITION DEBUT IN LONGHORN 500 JUNE 7 INDIANAPOLIS, Oct. 23, 1996 -- Indianapolis race car manufacturer Riley & Scott took its first order today for the new Riley & ...

CHAMPCAR/CART: Laguna Seca corner worker report

CHAMPCAR/CART: Laguna Seca corner worker report

>From: Jeong, Victor <victor.jeong@lamrc.com> Hey y'all, I'm just getting back into the american racing scene after living a few years in Europe. I got my Flagging and Com license reissued a few weeks ago and started working...

IRL: Indianapolis final practice 96-05-23 (REVISED)

IRL: Indianapolis final practice 96-05-23 (REVISED)

1996 Indianapolis 500 Final Practice Summary - 5/23/96 :------Today-------: :--Month Combined--: Date R Car Driver YR/C/E/T Laps Time Speed...

IRL: Las Vegas results

IRL: Las Vegas results

LAS VEGAS, September 15, 1996 - Results of the Las Vegas 500K IRL Indy-car race at 1.5-mile Las Vegas Motor Speedway: P. (S) Driver Nat Chassis/engine Laps or ...

CHAMPCAR/CART: Memorial services arranged

CHAMPCAR/CART: Memorial services arranged

Krosnoff and Avrin Services Scheduled Memorial service arrangements were announced Wednesday for IndyCar rookie driver Jeff Krosnoff and volunteer course marshal Gary Avrin, both of whom died in an accident at Sunday's Molson Indy ...

IRL: Loudon starting grid

IRL: Loudon starting grid

INDY RACING LEAGUE True Value 200 - August 18, 1996 OFFICIAL STARTING LINEUP Row 1 1 4 Richie Hearn Ralphs/Food4Less/Fuji Film/Della Penna Motorsports 95/R/F/G...

IRL: Indianapolis results (UNOFFICIAL)

IRL: Indianapolis results (UNOFFICIAL)

1996 Indianapolis 500 UNOFFICIAL STANDINGS AT THE END OF LAP: 200 YELLOW AVERAGE SPEED: 147.956 Time of Race: 3:22:45.753 LAST YEAR: 153.616 RECORD '90: 185.981 Laps Car...

IRL: WDW testing notes 96-01-15

IRL: WDW testing notes 96-01-15

For Immediate Release '500' Vet Scott Sharp Named To Second AJ Foyt Enterprises Ride LAKE BUENA VISTA, FLA., Jan. 15, 1996 -- Indianapolis 500 veteran Scott Sharp was named today to rejoin AJ Foyt Enterprises for the 1996 Indy Racing League...

IRL: Oldsmobile to sponsor WDW

IRL: Oldsmobile to sponsor WDW

For Immediate Release AURORA BY OLDSMOBILE PRESENTING SPONSOR AT DISNEY LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla., January 12, 1995 -- Call it the Indy 200 at Walt Disney World Presented by Aurora; Oldsmobile General Manager John Rock and IMS Events President...

IRL: Las Vegas Friday combined practice

IRL: Las Vegas Friday combined practice

LAS VEGAS, Sept 13, 1996. - Placings following today's prac- tice session for the Sept 15th inaugural Las Vegas 500-kilometre IRL Indy-car race at the 1.5-mile Las Vegas Motor Speedway: P. Driver Nat Chassis/engine ...

CHAMPCAR/CART: Indycar software position available

CHAMPCAR/CART: Indycar software position available

Precision Preparation, Inc., which operates the Arciero Wells Racing franchise of the PPG Indy Car World Series, is expanding its Chicago office with the addition of a Software Engineer. Successful candidate will be an experienced C++...

IRL: Indianapolis practice notes 96-05-08

IRL: Indianapolis practice notes 96-05-08

1996 Indianapolis 500 Wednesday May 8, 1996 Chief Steward Keith Ward closed the track at 2:35 p.m. today because of rain. Today was the second day of the month washed out by rain. The last time...

IRL: 1997 chassis rules and suppliers announced

IRL: 1997 chassis rules and suppliers announced

For Immediate Release Fact Sheets, Car Graphic Attached IRL ANNOUNCES NEW CHASSIS RULES, CAR CONSTRUCTORS INDIANAPOLIS, April 2, 1996 -- The Indy Racing League today announced new chassis specifications for competition beginning in 1997 and...

CHAMPCAR/CART: Milwaukee box score (WIDE)

CHAMPCAR/CART: Milwaukee box score (WIDE)

PPG Indy Car World Series Race No. 7 Miller 200 Milwaukee, Wisconsin Provisional Box Score Report June 2, 1996 Laps: 200 Track Length: 1.000 Miles Fin Str Car ...

IRL: Las Vegas Saturday qualifying

IRL: Las Vegas Saturday qualifying

LAS VEGAS, September 14, 1996. - Lineup for tomorrow's Las Vegas 500K Indy-car race at the 1.5-mile Las Vegas Motor Speed- way: P. Driver Nat Chassis/engine Speed in ...