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Sat 27 Sep 1997
CHAMPCAR/CART: Fontana starting grid

CHAMPCAR/CART: Fontana starting grid

FONTANA, Calif., - Starting lineup for tomorrow's season- ending Marlboro 500 CART race at California Speedway: P. Driver Nat Chassis/engine T ...

Fri 26 Sep 1997
CHAMPCAR/CART: Fontana Friday practice

CHAMPCAR/CART: Fontana Friday practice

FONTANA, Calif., September 26, 1997 - Results of today's practice session for the Sept 28th season-ending Marlboro 500 CART race at California Speedway: P. Driver Nat Team/engine T ...

Tue 23 Sep 1997
IRL: IROC add IRL Drivers

IRL: IROC add IRL Drivers

For Immediate Release IROC ADDS TWO IRL DRIVERS TO 1998 RACE ROSTER INDIANAPOLIS, September 23, 1997 -- Two drivers from the Indy Racing League will be included among the 12 spots in The International Race of Champions (IROC) series in...

Mon 22 Sep 1997
CHAMPCAR/CART: Pick12 California 500 entry reminder

CHAMPCAR/CART: Pick12 California 500 entry reminder

CART Pick 12: Entry reminder ============================ The California 500 is this Sunday (9/28), if you wish to enter the Pick12 competition for this race, you have until 6:00am GMT Friday 9/26 to enter a pick, or to submit a changed entry.

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...

Sat 13 Sep 1997
Fri 12 Sep 1997
CHAMPCAR/CART: E. Fittipaldi up date 97-09-13

CHAMPCAR/CART: E. Fittipaldi up date 97-09-13

FITTIPALDI RECOVERY EXPECTED ------------------------------------------------- Staff Report ------------------------------------------------- MIAMI, Fla. (MSPS) - Former Championship Auto Racing Teams, Formula One and Indianapolis 500 champion...

Wed 10 Sep 1997
CHAMPCAR/CART: Driver standings after Laguna Seca

CHAMPCAR/CART: Driver standings after Laguna Seca

Gaps to: Rnk Driver name Pts Next Ldr. ------------------------------------------------ 1. Alessandro Zanardi 195 - - 2. Gil de Ferran 154 -41 -41* 3....

Sun 07 Sep 1997
CHAMPCAR/CART: Laguna Seca results

CHAMPCAR/CART: Laguna Seca results

MONTEREY, Calif., September 7, 1997 - Results of today's Texaco-Havoline 300K Indy-car race at the 2.238-mile Laguna Seca circuit: P. (S) Driver Nat Chassis/engine ...

IRL: Las Vegas Johnny Unser testing notes

IRL: Las Vegas Johnny Unser testing notes

September 6, 1997 Johnny Unser and the Hemelgarn Racing team completed their test session at Las Vegas Motor Speedway yesterday, as they prepare for the upcoming Las Vegas 500K. The session was a frustrating one for the team, as rainy weather...

Sat 06 Sep 1997
CHAMPCAR/CART: Laguna Seca starting gri

CHAMPCAR/CART: Laguna Seca starting gri

MONTEREY, Calif., September 6, 1997 - Srarting lineup for the September 7th Texaco-Havoline 300-kilometer race at the 2.238- mile Laguna Seca circuit: P. Driver Nat Team/engine T ...

IRL: Las Vegas open test 97-09-05

IRL: Las Vegas open test 97-09-05

For Immediate Release KITE LEADS WAY FOR SECOND DAY IN IRL TEST HAMILTON, PAUL JR. INJURED LAS VEGAS, September 5, 1997 - Rookie Jimmy Kite led the way for the second straight day in the Indy Racing League's open test at Las Vegas ...

Fri 05 Sep 1997
CHAMPCAR/CART: Laguna Seca Friday qualifying

CHAMPCAR/CART: Laguna Seca Friday qualifying

MONTEREY, Calif., September 5, 1997 - Provisional lineup fol- lowing today's first qualifying session for the Sept 7th Texaco- Havoline race at the 2.238-mile Laguna Seca circuit: P. Driver Nat Chassis/engine T ...

IRL: Las Vegas testing - speeds 97-09-04

IRL: Las Vegas testing - speeds 97-09-04

LAS VEGAS 9/04/97 - Thursday practice speeds for Indy Racing League cars at 1.5-mile Las Vegas Motor Speedway showing driver, city or country and top speed in miles per hour: 1. Jimmy Kite, Stockbridge, Ga., 206.430. 2. Tony ...

IRL: Las Vegas open test 97-09-04

IRL: Las Vegas open test 97-09-04

For Immediate Release STEWART, OTHER IRL DRIVERS START TESTING FOR IRL SEASON WINDUP AT LAS VEGAS LAS VEGAS, September 4, 1997 -- Tony Stewart, the 1996-97 Indy Racing League point leader and a huge turnout of others went on the track...

Tue 02 Sep 1997
IRL: Johnny Unser to test in Las Vegas

IRL: Johnny Unser to test in Las Vegas

Sept 3, 1997 Johnny Unser tests new Infiniti in Las Vegas Johnny Unser will rejoin the Hemelgarn Racing team today in Las Vegas as part of a two day IRL test at the 1.5 mile Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Approximately 20 teams will be at the...

Sun 31 Aug 1997
CHAMPCAR/CART: Vancouver results

CHAMPCAR/CART: Vancouver results

VANCOUVER, B.C., August 31, 1997 - Results of today's Vancou- ver Molson-Indy race: P. (S) Driver Nat Chassis/engine Laps/out ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ 1. (5) Mauricio Gugelmin BRA ...

CHAMPCAR/CART: Driver standings after Vancouver

CHAMPCAR/CART: Driver standings after Vancouver

From: XRaceTrak@aol.com Gaps to: Rnk Driver name Pts Next Ldr. ------------------------------------------------ 1. Alessandro Zanardi 181 - - 2. Gil de Ferran ...

Sat 30 Aug 1997
CHAMPCAR/CART: Vancouver starting grid

CHAMPCAR/CART: Vancouver starting grid

VANCOUVER, B.C., August 30 1997 - Starting lineup for tomorrow's Vancouver Molson-Indy run over a temporary 1.703-mile circuit: P. Driver Nat Chassis/engine T ...

Fri 29 Aug 1997
IRL: Las Vegas open test preview

IRL: Las Vegas open test preview

For Immediate Release TITLE CONTENDERS, 18 OTHERS EXPECTED FOR IRL VEGAS OPEN TEST INDIANAPOLIS, August 28, 1997 -- Tony Stewart, the Indy Racing League's 1996-97 driver point leader, and Davey Hamilton, his nearest challenger, head...

Tue 26 Aug 1997
CHAMPCAR/CART: Pick12: Preliminary entry list for Vancouver

CHAMPCAR/CART: Pick12: Preliminary entry list for Vancouver

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 25 Aug 1997
CHAMPCAR/CART: Mercedes-BenzPaul Morgan PR

CHAMPCAR/CART: Mercedes-BenzPaul Morgan PR

Thanks to Mercedes-Benz "Producing Winners" Mercedes-Benz Personality Profile Third in a Series: The Personalities Behind Mercedes-Benz Motorsport Mercedes-Benz's Modern-Day Pioneer: Paul Morgan and Winning Production MONTVALE,...

Fri 22 Aug 1997
CHAMPCAR/CART: Mid-Ohio IndyCar notebook (personal reflection)

CHAMPCAR/CART: Mid-Ohio IndyCar notebook (personal reflection)

Mid-Ohio IndyCar notebook by Pete Cage <Pete_Cage@hp.com> Having been interested/involved in this racing stuff for most of my adult life, I'm almost ashamed to admit that I've just now attended my first IndyCar race. It was worth the ...

Thu 21 Aug 1997
IRL: Loudon prize money

IRL: Loudon prize money

OFFICAL PRIZE MONEY INDY RACING LEAGUE PENNZOIL 200 AT NEW HAMPSHIRE INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY FP SP Car Driver IRL Designated Total Awards Awards ...

Wed 20 Aug 1997
CHAMPCAR/CART: Mercedes PR

CHAMPCAR/CART: Mercedes PR

From Mercedes-Benz Racing Mercedes-Benz Racing: The Democracy of Performance MONTVALE, N.J. (August 20, 1997) -- All Mercedes-Benz race engines are created equal, and none is more equal than any other. In all but one of the...

IRL: Driver Points after Loudon

IRL: Driver Points after Loudon

INDY RACING LEAGUE 1996-97 IRL Season Driver Point Standings (after Pennzoil 200 - New Hampshire International Speedway - August 17) ...

Tue 19 Aug 1997
CHAMPCAR/CART: Pick12: Administrivia for the contest

CHAMPCAR/CART: Pick12: Administrivia for the contest

To Pick12 Contestants, As you know Pick12 has been through a few changes as a result of Francisco Diaz's departure to pastures new. I have taken over running the contest and hopefully enhancing it in a few areas. I have now completed the...

Mon 18 Aug 1997
CHAMPCAR/CART: Driver standings after Road America

CHAMPCAR/CART: Driver standings after Road America

Gaps to: Rnk Driver name Pts Next Ldr. ------------------------------------------------ 1. Alessandro Zanardi 168 - - 2. Gil de Ferran 130 -38 -38 3. Paul...

IRL: Loudon Johnny Unser final notes

IRL: Loudon Johnny Unser final notes

August 18th, 1997 Pennzoil 200 - Wrap Up The Pennzoil 200 was a long race for Johnny and the Byrd/Cunningham crew, as they fought handling problems, high heat and a slippery track the entire day. After some fast qualifying laps and setup ...

Sun 17 Aug 1997
CHAMPCAR/CART: Road America results

CHAMPCAR/CART: Road America results

ELKHART LAKE, Wis., August 17, 1997 - Results of today's Texaco-Havoline 200 Indy-car race at Road America: P. (S) Driver Nat Chassis/engine T Laps ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ 1....

IRL: Loudon final staandings

IRL: Loudon final staandings

1997 Pennzoil 200 UNOFFICIAL STANDINGS AT THE END OF LAP: 200 GREEN AVERAGE SPEED: 118.829 Time of Race: 1:46:50.574 Laps Car Lap/Time Laps POS) Comp Num Driver Behind Led 1) 200 3 Robbie...

IRL: Loudon Johnny Unser race notes

IRL: Loudon Johnny Unser race notes

August 17, 1997 - Pennzoil 200 Final Results Johnny drove a safe and conservative race today for the Jonathan Byrd/Cunningham Racing team, piloting the ...

Sat 16 Aug 1997
CHAMPCAR/CART: Road America starting grid

CHAMPCAR/CART: Road America starting grid

[Saturday qualifying was run in the rain, so grid prositions are unchanged from Friday.] ELKHART LAKE, Wis., August 16 1997 - Starting lineup for the August 17th Texaco-Havoline 200 at Road America, following today's final ...

IRL: Loudon Saturday AM practice

IRL: Loudon Saturday AM practice

1997 Pennzoil 200 New Hampshire International Speedway Saturday Morning Practice Summary :------Session-----: :--Event Combined--: Date R Car Driver C/E/T Laps Time Speed Laps ...

IRL: Loudon final practice summary

IRL: Loudon final practice summary

1997 Pennzoil 200 New Hampshire International Speedway IRL - Final Practice Summary :------Session-----: :--Event Combined--: Date R Car Driver C/E/T Laps Time Speed Laps Time Speed Best 1 ...