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Mon 13 Dec 1999
Jeff, Chris Simmons Join TEam Kool Green

Jeff, Chris Simmons Join TEam Kool Green

INDIANAPOLIS (Dec. 13, 1999) - Team KOOL Green announced today that two-time Barber Dodge Pro Series champion Jeff Simmons will drive one of Team KOOL Green's Lolas in the 2000 Dayton Indy Lights Championship. Simmons will team with 1999 Indy ...

Tue 28 Sep 1999
Race Set for Aruba Motorsports Complex

Race Set for Aruba Motorsports Complex

International PPG-Dayton Indy Lights Championship Set for Aruba SEROE COLORADO, Aruba (September 28) - The PPG-Dayton Indy Lights Championship will bring world-class open-wheel auto racing to Latin America and the Caribbean next year when the...

Mon 18 Jan 1999
Dorricott Racing Names Engineer for 1999

Dorricott Racing Names Engineer for 1999

LEC PURDY JOINS DORRICOTT RACING SUNNYVALE, Calif. (Jan. 18, 1999) - Bob Dorricott, owner of Dorricott Racing, announced today that veteran sports car and open-wheel racing engineer Alec Purdy has joined Dorricott Racing for the ...

Wed 29 Dec 1999
Championship News & Notes

Championship News & Notes

DETROIT (December 29) - At least one new team and nearly a dozen confirmed drivers are part of a rapidly growing 2000 Dayton Indy Lights Championship field that is gearing up as the year winds down. Veterans Casey Mears, Jonny Kane, Tony Renna...

Thu 18 Nov 1999
PPG-Dayton Indy Lights TV Audience Up 16%

PPG-Dayton Indy Lights TV Audience Up 16%

PPG-DAYTON INDY LIGHTS ESPN2 TV AUDIENCE INCREASES 16% IN 1999 DETROIT (November 18, 1999) - The audience for 1999 PPG-Dayton Indy Lights Championship race telecasts on ESPN2 increased a hefty 16% over last year's viewership according to final...

Mon 20 Dec 1999
Dorricott Racing - 1999 Team Review

Dorricott Racing - 1999 Team Review

1999 - A COMING OF AGE FOR DORRICOTT RACING (SUNNYVALE, Calif.) - - If a standard for high achievement could be established for the PPG-Dayton Indy Lights Championship, Dorricott Racing's three-car effort in 1999 would arguably be that...

Wed 22 Dec 1999
Geoff Boss Signs With Lucas Motorsports

Geoff Boss Signs With Lucas Motorsports

Geoff Boss of Naragansett, R.I. announced today that he has signed with Lucas Motorsports to partner his brother Andy in the 2000 Dayton Indy Lights Series. Both of the Boss brothers are Skip Barber Three Day Racing School graduates and have...

Wed 27 Oct 1999
Rolando Quintanilla Debuts at Fontana

Rolando Quintanilla Debuts at Fontana

DETROIT (October 26) - Second generation PPG-Dayton Indy Lights Championship driver Rolando Quintanilla, of Nuevo Laredo Tamps, Mexico, will make his debut in CART's "Official Development Series" with Conquest Racing in this weekend's...

Fri 04 Jun 1999
CHAMPCAR/CART: Milwaukee Team Kool green Friday Notes

CHAMPCAR/CART: Milwaukee Team Kool green Friday Notes

PAUL TRACY ON TOP OF THE TIME SHEET IN TODAY'S PRACTICE SESSIONS CART FedEx Championship Series - PRACTICE Round 7 of 20 - Miller Lite 225 WEST ALLIS, Wisc., (June 4, 1999) - Team KOOL Green's Paul Tracy was fastest in today's practice at The...

Fri 29 Oct 1999
CHAMPCAR/CART: Fontana Team KOOL Green Friday Report

CHAMPCAR/CART: Fontana Team KOOL Green Friday Report

TRACY 9TH AND FRANCHITTI 11TH IN THE FIRST DAY OF PRACTICE Round 20 of 20 - California Speedway CART FedEx Championship Series FONTANA, Calif., (Oct. 29, 1999) - Team KOOL Green's Paul Tracy and Dario Franchitti were ninth and 11th...

Thu 15 Apr 1999
Fontana standings Report

Fontana standings Report

PPG-Dayton Indy Lights Championship PPG-Dayton Indy Lights Championship Presented by: The Los Angeles Times, Fontana, California Points Standings Report ...

Tue 16 Nov 1999
CHAMPCAR/CART: Bill Lester To Test Lights Car

CHAMPCAR/CART: Bill Lester To Test Lights Car

DETROIT (November 16, 1999) - Californian Bill Lester has been selected to take the next step in Championship Auto Racing Teams' African-American Driver Development Program, a test session in an Indy Lights car on Wednesday, Dec. 1 at ...

Sat 27 Mar 1999
CHAMPCAR/CART: Fontana Schedule of Events

CHAMPCAR/CART: Fontana Schedule of Events

Program of Events 1999 MARLBORO 500 PRESENTED BY TOYOTA Fontana, California All times indicated are local PDT (GMT -7 hrs) Thursday, October 28, 1999 9:00 AM - 9:45 AM Indy Lights Practice 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Indy Lights Practice...

Sat 25 Sep 1999
CHAMPCAR/CART: Post Season Tests Boost Ladder System

CHAMPCAR/CART: Post Season Tests Boost Ladder System

HOUSTON (September 25, 1999) - The champions of next year's PPG-Dayton Indy Lights Championship and KOOL/Toyota Atlantic Championship series will be aided in their ascent up CART's Ladder System of driver development through a pair...

Mon 31 May 1999
CHAMPCAR/CART: Milwaukee Schedule of Events

CHAMPCAR/CART: Milwaukee Schedule of Events

1999 MILLER LITE 225 THE MILWAUKEE MILE All times indicated are CENTRAL DST (GMT -5 hrs) Friday, June 4, 1999 8:45 AM-9:15 AM Atlantic Practice 9:30 AM-10:10 AM Indy Lights Practice ...

Wed 04 Aug 1999
SBRS: CHAMPCAR/CART: Detroit Schedule

SBRS: CHAMPCAR/CART: Detroit Schedule

Program of Events 1999 TENNECO AUTOMOTIVE GRAND PRIX OF DETROIT Belle Isle, Detroit, MI All times indicated are EASTERN DST (GMT -4 hrs) Friday, August 6, 1999 8:00 AM - 8:30 AM Barber Dodge Practice 8:45 AM - 9:15 AM Trans-Am Practice...

Thu 16 Dec 1999
Tony Renna Walks Away From Phoenix Crash

Tony Renna Walks Away From Phoenix Crash

Phoenix, AZ - PacWest Lights driver Tony Renna walked away from a 160mph accident during a testing session at the Phoenix International Raceway today. The young American was unhurt in the crash, which badly damaged the left-hand side of his car...

Fri 10 Dec 1999
Sign Agreement With Collegiate Racing Association

Sign Agreement With Collegiate Racing Association

DETROIT (Dec. 10) - The PPG-Dayton Indy Lights Championship has signed a letter of agreement with the North American Collegiate Racing Association (NACRA) in an effort to develop university- and collegiate-based teams and competition in CART's...

Wed 08 Sep 1999
SBRS: CHAMPCAR/CART: Laguna Seca Schedule of Events

SBRS: CHAMPCAR/CART: Laguna Seca Schedule of Events

Program of Events 1999 HONDA GRAND PRIX OF MONTEREY FEATURING THE SHELL 300 Laguna Seca Raceway All times indicated are PDT (GMT -7 hrs) Friday, September 10, 1999 8:00 AM - 8:30 AM Barber Dodge Practice 8:45 AM - 9:15 AM Atlantic ...

Sat 07 Aug 1999
Casey Mears Receives Andretti Award

Casey Mears Receives Andretti Award

CASEY MEARS RECEIVES "SPIRIT OF MARIO ANDRETTI AWARD" DETROIT, Mich. (Aug. 6, 1999) - - Casey Mears, driver of the Dorricott Racing-prepared No. 30 Sooner Trailer/American Racing Custom Wheels Lola, has been named the recipient of the...

Fri 16 Apr 1999
Cory Witherill Heads to Long Beach a Champion

Cory Witherill Heads to Long Beach a Champion

Californian Witherill Heads To Long Beach A Champion Cory Witherill (WSA Health Care Lola) won his second straight PACE U.S. Off-Road Championship Series title in the Super 1600 (dune buggy) class three weeks ago in a race at the Kingdome in...

Sun 21 Mar 1999
CHAMPCAR/CART: Homestead Team KOOL Green Race Results

CHAMPCAR/CART: Homestead Team KOOL Green Race Results

FRANCHITTI FINISHES 3RD FOR TEAM KOOL GREEN HOMESTEAD, Fla., (March 21, 1999) - Team KOOL Green's Dario Franchitti earned the seventh podium finish of his career, placing third in today's running of the Grand Prix of Miami. Franchitti was...

Sat 27 Mar 1999
CHAMPCAR/CART: Bill Lester Completes Test with Team Kool Green

CHAMPCAR/CART: Bill Lester Completes Test with Team Kool Green

Chandler, AZ (December 1, 1999) -- Bill Lester, the top participant in CART's African-American Driver Development Program, successfully completed a full day of on-track evaluation with Team KOOL Green's Indy Lights team at Firebird International...

Wed 02 Jun 1999
Sun 06 Jun 1999
CHAMPCAR/CART: Milwaukee Team KOOL Green Race Report

CHAMPCAR/CART: Milwaukee Team KOOL Green Race Report

PAUL TRACY EARNS HIS FIRST VICTORY DRIVING FOR TEAM KOOL GREEN CART FedEx Championship Series - RACE Round 7 of 20 - Miller Lite 225 For photos visit: www.koolracing.com WEST ALLIS, Wisc., (June 6, 1999) - Paul Tracy crossed the finish...

Wed 14 Apr 1999
CHAMPCAR/CART: Long Beach Schedule

CHAMPCAR/CART: Long Beach Schedule

Grand Prix of Long Beach Schedule of Events Wed. 04-14-99 9:00am - 5:00pm Atlantic Paddock Access Begins Thu 4-15-99 6:30am Facility Opens 7:00am -12:00pm Indy Lights Technical Inspection ...

Sat 08 May 1999
Rodolfo Lavin Signs With Brian Stewart Racing

Rodolfo Lavin Signs With Brian Stewart Racing

Thursday Jan 28,1999 - Rodolfo Lavin made his BSR debut during a January 23-24 test at Phoenix International Raceway. The young racer, who earned a career-best eighth place finish at the 1998 Homestead season opener, logged over 400 incident-free...

Thu 15 Apr 1999
Fontana Starting Line Up

Fontana Starting Line Up

PPG-Dayton Indy Lights Championship PPG-Dayton Indy Lights Championship Presented by: The Los Angeles Times, Fontana, California Starting Line Up ...

Wed 14 Jul 1999
CHAMPCAR/CART: Toronto Schedule of Events

CHAMPCAR/CART: Toronto Schedule of Events

Program of Events 1999 MOLSON INDY EXHIBITION PLACE, TORONTO, CANADA All times indicated are EASTERN DST (GMT -4 hrs) Last updated: 07/13/99 08:20:32 AM Friday, July 16, 1999 8:00 AM - 8:30 AM CASCAR Practice 8:45 AM - 9:15 AM ...

Tue 14 Dec 1999
SBRS: Todd Snyder Tests Indy Lights.

SBRS: Todd Snyder Tests Indy Lights.

1998 and '99 Barber Dodge Pro Series runner-up Todd Snyder has recently taken part in some very encouraging tests with Indy Lights teams Brian Stewart Racing and Conquest Racing at a new facility at Spring Mountain Raceway in Las...

Wed 17 Nov 1999
2000 Indy Lights Championship Schedule Announced

2000 Indy Lights Championship Schedule Announced

DETROIT (November 17, 1999) - The series' first off-shore race at the new Aruba Motorsports Complex, a return to Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course and a season-opening event at a familiar venue are among the highlights of the 2000 PPG-Dayton Indy...

Tue 16 Feb 1999
David Empringham, Rodolfo Lavin, David Pook Test at Homestead

David Empringham, Rodolfo Lavin, David Pook Test at Homestead

TWO-TIME HOMESTEAD WINNER DAVID EMPRINGHAM COACHES LAVIN, POOK IN INDY LIGHTS TESTING HOMESTEAD, Fla. (Feb. 16, 1999) - David Empringham, a two-time CART PPG-Dayton Indy Lights Series winner at the Miami-Dade Homestead Motorsports...

Tue 11 May 1999
CHAMPCAR/CART: Team Kool Green Race Preview

CHAMPCAR/CART: Team Kool Green Race Preview

'ROOMIES' -- NO ODD COUPLE Dario Franchitti and Jonny Kane have more in common than their green, white and gold Team KOOL Green firesuits. The pair, along with Kane's wife, Lesley-Anne, are renting a traditional two-story, lakefront property...

Sat 01 May 1999
CHAMPCAR/CART: Team Kool Green Nazareth Saturday Report

CHAMPCAR/CART: Team Kool Green Nazareth Saturday Report

DARIO FRANCHITTI & PAUL TRACY WILL SHARE ROW TWO FOR THE START NAZARETH, Pa., (May 1, 1999) - Team KOOL Green's Dario Franchitti and Paul Tracy will share the second row when the green flag falls for the 225-lap Bosch Spark Plug Grand Prix at ...

Tue 20 Jul 1999
CHAMPCAR/CART: Michigan Schedule of Events.

CHAMPCAR/CART: Michigan Schedule of Events.

Program of Events 1999 U.S. 500 Presented by TOYOTA Michigan Speedway, Brooklyn, MI All times indicated are EASTERN DST (GMT -4 hrs) Thursday, July 22, 1999 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Indy Lights Practice 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM NCTS Practice 3:30...

Sat 27 Mar 1999
CHAMPCAR/CART: Team Rahal Homestead Preview

CHAMPCAR/CART: Team Rahal Homestead Preview

HILLIARD, OH. - MARCH 15, 1999 - One of CART's rising stars, 29-year-old Max Papis, is Bobby Rahal's hand-picked successor to drive the Miller Lite Ford-Cosworth/Reynard in 1999. Papis joined Team Rahal at the conclusion of the 1998 season after...