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Wed 27 Mar 1996
IRL: CHAMPCAR/CART: CART-IMS litigation ended

IRL: CHAMPCAR/CART: CART-IMS litigation ended

CART and IMS Litigation Ended DETROIT and INDIANAPOLIS (Dec. 17, 1996) -- Litigation among Championship Auto Racing Teams, Inc. (CART), Indy Racing League (IRL), United States Auto Club (USAC), Indianapolis Motor Speedway (IMS), Penske Racing,...

IRL: ABC and IMS announce partnership extension

IRL: ABC and IMS announce partnership extension

For Immediate Release ABC SPORTS EXTENDS TV BROADCAST PARTNERSHIP WITH INDIANAPOLIS MOTOR SPEEDWAY AND IRL INDIANAPOLIS, May 10, 1996 -- ABC Sports president Steve Bornstein announced today that the network's longstanding broadcasting...

IRL: Las Vega Friday practice summary

IRL: Las Vega Friday practice summary

1996 Las Vegas 500K Indy Racing League Practice Summary - Friday September 13, 1996 :------Session-----: :--Event Combined--: Date R Car Driver YR/C/E/T Laps Time Speed Laps ...

IRL: George pleased with settlement

IRL: George pleased with settlement

GEORGE PLEASED WITH IRL-CART SETTLEMENT INDIANAPOLIS, IND., December 17, 1996 -- Tony George, president of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway and founder of the Indy Racing League, said today that he is "extremely pleased with the ...

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 ...

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: 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: 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 ...

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: Las Vegas testing 96-06-25

IRL: Las Vegas testing 96-06-25

IRL TESTING AT LAS VEGAS MOTOR SPEEDWAY TRACKSIDE REPORT, TUESDAY, JUNE 25, 1996 This is the first of four days of Indy Racing League Trackside Reports covering the first-ever testing sessions at the new 1.5-mile Las Vegas Motor Speedway oval.

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: 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...

IRL: WDW testing 96-12-12

IRL: WDW testing 96-12-12

STEWART, LUYENDYK CONTINUE WALT DISNEY WORLD TESTING ORLANDO, FLA., December 12, 1996 -- Tony Stewart and Arie Luyendyk continued testing G Force cars powered by Oldsmobile Aurora engines Thursday at Walt Disney World Speedway, spending much of...

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: Michigan box score (WIDE)

CHAMPCAR/CART: Michigan box score (WIDE)

PPG Indy Car World Series Race No. 6 US 500 Brooklyn, Michigan Provisional Box Score Report May 26, 1996 Laps: 250 Track Length: 2.000 Miles Fin Str Car ...

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 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: 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: Las Vegas preview

IRL: Las Vegas preview

For Immediate Release IRL LAS VEGAS 500K TO INAUGURATE LVMS SEPT. 15 LAS VEGAS, Nev. (Sept. 4, 1996) -- Indy Racing League competitors are poised to inaugurate the brand new 1.5-mile, 107,000-seat Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Sunday, Sept. 15...

IRL: Orlando test 96-12-10

IRL: Orlando test 96-12-10

SHARP REACHES 164.835 MPH IN DISNEY WORLD TEST ORLANDO, FLA., December 10, 1996 -- Scott Sharp reeled off a lap at 164.835 miles per hour Tuesday in a new Dallara chassis powered by an Oldsmobile Aurora engine during a private test at Walt...

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...

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...

CHAMPCAR/CART: Data acquisition position Available

CHAMPCAR/CART: Data acquisition position Available

The following position is available on the Indycar pit lane: Data Acquisition Engineer Responsibilities include manufacture, installation, operation, troubleshooting and repair of vehicle instrumentation systems, sensors and looms.

CHAMPCAR/CART: Long Beach notes

CHAMPCAR/CART: Long Beach notes

>From IndyCar media relations Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach -- Notebook TOYOTA GRAND PRIX OF LONG BEACH NOTEBOOK Target/Chip Ganassi Racing driver Jimmy Vasser (Target Reynard Honda) became the first driver since Mario Andretti in 1985 to...

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 ...