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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...

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 ...

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...

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 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...

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 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 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...

Mon 20 Dec 1999
Dorricott Racing - 1999 Achievements

Dorricott Racing - 1999 Achievements

1999 Dorricott Racing Team Achievements Team: * First team in Indy Lights history to finish first, second, and third place in a single season * Set Indy Lights record for most race finishes in a single season with 35 of 36 ...

Tue 26 Oct 1999
Championship To be Decioded at Fontana

Championship To be Decioded at Fontana

DETROIT (October 24) - Dorricott-Mears Racing teammates Oriol Servia (Catalonia/RACC/Elf Lola) and Casey Mears (Sooner Trailer/American Racing Custom Wheels Lola) will wage a final battle for the series title when the PPG-Dayton Indy Lights ...

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...

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 ...

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...

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...

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...

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 ...

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 ...

Thu 15 Apr 1999
Tony Renna Signs with PacWest

Tony Renna Signs with PacWest

Fontana, CA (October 30, 1999) - Young open-wheel phenom Tony Renna has signed a five-year contract with PacWest Racing Group, Team Owner Bruce R. McCaw officially announced today, The 22-year-old American will contest a full season of PPGDayton...

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 ...

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...

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...

Thu 15 Apr 1999
Sun 31 Oct 1999
Dorricott Racing Dominates C.A.M. Awards

Dorricott Racing Dominates C.A.M. Awards

SIX DORRICOTT RACING TEAM MEMBERS RECOGNIZED AT 1999 C.A.M. AWARDS FONTANA, Calif. (Oct. 31, 1999) - Six "behind the scenes" heroes from Dorricott Racing were honored Thursday, Oct. 28, at the year-end Championship Association of...

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...