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Sat 16 Dec 2000
Dan Wheldon signs with PacWest Racing

Dan Wheldon signs with PacWest Racing

(Indianapolis, In) -- Dan Wheldon, the young Brit who exploded onto the Toyota Atlantic stage in 2000, officially signed a one year deal with PacWest Racing Group to pilot the ...

Fri 30 Jun 2000
Owners Dorricott And Lucas Elected to American Racing Board

Owners Dorricott And Lucas Elected to American Racing Board

DETROIT (June 30, 2000) - Dayton Indy Lights Championship team owners Bob Dorricott Sr. (Dorricott Racing) and Chris Lucas (Lucas Motorsports Ltd.) have been elected to the American Racing Series, Inc. (ARS) Board of Directors following unanimous...

Wed 12 Jan 2000
CHAMPCAR/CART: Tony Renna Continues to Impress at Champ Car Test

CHAMPCAR/CART: Tony Renna Continues to Impress at Champ Car Test

(Sebring, FL) -- Young American Tony Renna made his second appearance in PacWest Racing's 2000 Reynard Mercedes-Benz today, completing over 175 incident-free miles at the 1.66-mile Sebring International Raceway. The 23-year-old open-wheel ...

Thu 07 Sep 2000
SBRS: CHAMPCAR/CART: Laguna Seca schedule of events

SBRS: CHAMPCAR/CART: Laguna Seca schedule of events

<pre> The HONDA Grand Prix of Monterey featuring the Shell 300 September 8 - 10, 2000 Friday - September 8, 2000 Spectator Gates Open 7:00am Practice: Barber Dodge Pro Series 8:00am - 8:30am Dayton Indy...

Wed 12 Apr 2000
Soheil Ayari to compete in both series in 2000
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Soheil Ayari to compete in both series in 2000

DETROIT (April 11, 2000) - Establishing what could be the curriculum of choice for international open-wheel racing aspirants in the years to come, French talent Soheil Ayari will undertake an unprecedented dual schedule of Dayton Indy Lights ...

Sun 11 Jun 2000
SBRS: Support Races at Detroit GP

SBRS: Support Races at Detroit GP

DETROIT (June 10, 2000) -- In addition to the high speed excitement of the CART FedEx Championship Series, the 19th Annual Tenneco Automotive Grand Prix of Detroit will feature several other races for the weekend of June 16-18. The racing ...

Mon 07 Aug 2000
CHAMPCAR/CART: Team Kool Green Head to Mid-Ohio

CHAMPCAR/CART: Team Kool Green Head to Mid-Ohio

Lexington, OH., (August 7, 2000) - Team KOOL Green returns to action at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course Aug. 11-13, afetr a rare summer weekend off. Champ Car pilots Paul Tracy & Dario Franchitti are joined by Indy Lights teammates Jeff Simmons...

Tue 09 May 2000
Interview with Scott Dixon, Paul

Interview with Scott Dixon, Paul "Ziiggy" Harcus

ADAM SAAL: We appreciate the fact that we can have Scott Dixon who won our season opening race in the Powerware PacWest Lights Lola at Long Beach last April. Scott just came back from New Zealand yesterday but he was kind enough to join...

Wed 07 Jun 2000
Milwaukee race U.S. air time

Milwaukee race U.S. air time

DETROIT (June 7, 2000) - Monday's Dayton Indy Lights Championship race at the Milwaukee Mile will be telecast in a one-hour show on ESPN2 this Thursday, June 8, at 6 p.m. ET. The Milwaukee race, Round Two of the 2000 Dayton Indy Lights ...

Wed 09 Aug 2000
SBRS: CHAMPCAR/CART: ACRL: Mid-Ohio schedule of events

SBRS: CHAMPCAR/CART: ACRL: Mid-Ohio schedule of events

Weekend Schedule Thursday, August 10, 2000 7:00 a.m. Facility Opens to Public 10:00 am - 11:40 am Support Race On-track Testing 12:50 pm - 3:40 pm Support Race On-track Testing Friday, August 11, 2000 7:00 a.m. Facility Opens to...

Wed 26 Jul 2000
Scott Dixon on RPM 2NIGHT

Scott Dixon on RPM 2NIGHT

PacWest Invensys/Powerware Indy Lights driver Scott Dixon will be a special guest on RPM 2NIGHT on ESPN2 at 7pm ET this evening. Dixon, who turned 20 last weekend, won the opening two rounds of this year’s Dayton Indy Lights Championship at...

Wed 04 Oct 2000
New Format For Dayton Indy Lights Championship Awards Banquet

New Format For Dayton Indy Lights Championship Awards Banquet

DETROIT (Oct. 3, 2000) - The 2000 Dayton Indy Lights Championship Awards Banquet will feature a new format at a familiar venue when the top performers of this year's season will be honored at the annual season-ending celebration at the Ontario ...

Tue 13 Jun 2000
CHAMPCAR/CART: Casey Mears in PacWest Racing Evaluation

CHAMPCAR/CART: Casey Mears in PacWest Racing Evaluation

(Indianapolis, In) – PacWest Racing’s commitment to the evaluation and development of young drivers will continue tomorrow when Indy Lights driver Casey Mears drives one of the team’s Champ Cars at Putnam Park near Indianapolis. Mears, the...

Fri 28 Jan 2000
Chris Menninga Resigns with Conquest Reacing

Chris Menninga Resigns with Conquest Reacing

Jan. 27, 2000 -Former Barber Dodge Pro Series driver Chris Menninga has signed for another year in the Dayton Indy Lights Series with Conquest Racing. This will be Menninga's second year with Conquest Racing where he hopes to build upon last ...

Tue 05 Sep 2000
Laguna seca Indy Lights race  to be telcast live

Laguna seca Indy Lights race to be telcast live

This Sunday will be an exciting historical moment for the Dayton Indy Lights Championship. The ninth round of the 12-race 2000 Dayton Indy Lights Championship from Laguna Seca Raceway in Monterey, Calif., will be televised LIVE for the first time...

Thu 18 May 2000
Todd Snyder Mid-Ohio Wednesday test.

Todd Snyder Mid-Ohio Wednesday test.

(LEXINGTON, Ohio) May 18, 2000 -1999 Barber Dodge Pro Series runner up Todd Snyder topped the afternoon test session in a CART Dayton Indy Lights test at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course on Wednesday. He led a host of former Barber Dodge drivers...

Wed 09 Aug 2000
SBRS: CHAMPCAR/CART: ACRL: Mid-Ohio schedule of events

SBRS: CHAMPCAR/CART: ACRL: Mid-Ohio schedule of events

Weekend Schedule Thursday, August 10, 2000 7:00 a.m. Facility Opens to Public 10:00 am - 11:40 am Support Race On-track Testing 12:50 pm - 3:40 pm Support Race On-track Testing Friday, August 11, 2000 7:00 a.m. Facility Opens to...

Fri 14 Apr 2000
CHAMPCAR/CART: Long Beach Schedule of Events

CHAMPCAR/CART: Long Beach Schedule of Events

<pre> Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach Presented by Toyota Long Beach, CA All times indicated are local PDT (UTC -8 hrs) Friday , April 14, 2000 8:00 AM - 8:30 AM Atlantic Practice 8:45 AM - 9:25 AM Indy Lights Practice 10:30 AM -...

Tue 12 Dec 2000
SBRS: Conquest Racing signs Barber Champion Rossoni

SBRS: Conquest Racing signs Barber Champion Rossoni

Conquest Racing Team Owner Eric Bachelart signed 2000 Barber Dodge Pro Series Champion Nilton Rossoni to his team for the 2001 Dayton Indy Lights Championship, the Official Development Series of CART's FedEx Championship Series. "It's a dream to...

Thu 05 Oct 2000
CHAMPCAR/CART: Greg Moore Legacy Award finalists announced

CHAMPCAR/CART: Greg Moore Legacy Award finalists announced

DETROIT (October 5, 2000) - Helio Castroneves and Roberto Moreno of the FedEx Championship Series, Casey Mears and rookie Townsend Bell of the Dayton Indy Lights Championship, and Andrew Bordin of the Toyota Atlantic Championship have been...

Wed 04 Oct 2000
Houston, Rodolfo Lavin race report

Houston, Rodolfo Lavin race report

Houston, Tex., EE.UU., 1º de octubre, 2000.- Rodolfo M. Lavin, piloto mexicano del equipo Corona-Modelo-SportsYa.com, fue el mejor piloto de los siete mexicanos en accion este fin de semana en Houston, Texas, al haber terminado en sexto lugar en...

Sat 03 Jun 2000
Johnny Kane and Jeff Simmons Struggle in Practice

Johnny Kane and Jeff Simmons Struggle in Practice

WEST ALLIS, WIS., (June 2, 2000) - Chris Meninga was fastest after two practice sessions in Indy Lights today, clocking a time of 24.033 seconds (154.587 mph) to edge out Scott Dixon by 0.020 seconds. Dixon’s best lap was 24.053 seconds...

Thu 28 Sep 2000
Mon 18 Sep 2000
SBRS: CHAMPCAR/CART: Barber grads continue winning ways

SBRS: CHAMPCAR/CART: Barber grads continue winning ways

Juan Montoya, Jeff Burton and Townsend Bell scored a tri-fecta among Skip Barber trained drivers this weekend, registering wins in their respective races. Though they participate in three distinct series', the three displayed a similar approach to...

Fri 14 Apr 2000
DirecPC Sponsors Townsend Bell in Lights

DirecPC Sponsors Townsend Bell in Lights

SUNNYVALE, Calif. (April 14, 2000) - DirecPC, the only broadband Internet service available nationwide, continues their support and sponsorship of driver Townsend Bell, of Costa Mesa, Calif., with Dorricott Racing for the 2000 Dayton Indy...

Wed 04 Oct 2000
Collins wins GTS; Bell Closer to Lights Championship

Collins wins GTS; Bell Closer to Lights Championship

Barber Dodge Pro Series driver coach and Skip Barber Racing School instructor Kelly Collins was part of a 3-man factory Corvette effort that claimed the GTS victory at Road Atlanta. The outcome of this class was decided only five miles from the...

Sat 01 Jul 2000
Portland ESPN2 ALERT

Portland ESPN2 ALERT

Just a reminder that ESPN2 will telecast the Portland Indy Lights race (run last Sunday) tomorrow, Saturday, July 1, from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. ET (2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. PT). Make sure you set your VCR or watch in your respective time zone as...

Sun 12 Nov 2000
SBRS: Rossoni and Fogarty test Dorricott machines

SBRS: Rossoni and Fogarty test Dorricott machines

Nilton Rossoni and Jon Fogarty, fresh off of their respective 1-2 in the 2000 Barber Dodge Pro Series recently completed a test with Dorricott Racing as each vie for a seat in the 2001 CART Dayton Indy Lights Series. Dorricott is one of the...

Thu 01 Jun 2000
Invensys-Powerware Ready to Continue with PacWest at Milwaukee

Invensys-Powerware Ready to Continue with PacWest at Milwaukee

(Indianapolis, IN) – A group of Invensys-Powerware staff and clients have finally recovered from the opening round of the Dayton Indy Lights Championship in Long Beach California last month and are planning for round two at the Milwaukee Mile in...

Fri 20 Oct 2000
Dayton Indy Lights announces diverse 2001 schedule

Dayton Indy Lights announces diverse 2001 schedule

KANSAS CITY, Ks. (October 18, 2000) - The most diverse event schedule in the 15-year history of the Dayton Indy Lights Championship, featuring a 2001 calendar of races in three countries run on CART and IRL event weekends, was announced today by...

Mon 21 Feb 2000
CHAMPCAR/CART: PacWest Plagued by Problems at Sebring Test

CHAMPCAR/CART: PacWest Plagued by Problems at Sebring Test

Sebring, FL -- PacWest Racing was plagued by problems during a scheduled FedEx Championship Series pre-season test that was cut short to avoid a 50-mile limit rule at Sebring today. Under the 2000 CART testing rules, a team is allowed one day ...

Wed 09 Feb 2000
SBRS: Todd Snyder to Drive Indy Lights in 2000

SBRS: Todd Snyder to Drive Indy Lights in 2000

Two Time Barber Dodge Pro Series Runner Up Todd Snyder Signs to Drive in 2000 Dayton Indy Lights Series Feb. 9, 2000 -Two-time Barber Dodge Pro Series runner up Todd Snyder has signed to drive in the 2000 Dayton Indy Lights series with Brian ...

Mon 10 Jan 2000
SBRS: Townsend Bell Signs with Dorricott Racing

SBRS: Townsend Bell Signs with Dorricott Racing

SUNNYVALE, Calif. (Jan. 10, 2000) - Defending Indy Lights champion Dorricott Racing has announced that Barber Dodge Pro Series veteran driver Townsend Bell, of Costa Mesa, Calif., will officially drive for Dorricott Racing in the 2000 ...

Thu 09 Nov 2000
Dayton Indy Lights 2001 schedule

Dayton Indy Lights 2001 schedule

<pre> Dayton Indy Lights Championship 2001 Schedule Date Race/Venue/Location March 11 Monterrey Grand Prix Road Course Fundidora Park ...

Fri 27 Oct 2000
Team Kool Green looking for fontana repeat

Team Kool Green looking for fontana repeat

FONTANA, Calif. (October 25, 2000) - Team KOOL Green Indy Lights driver Jonny Kane is looking to repeat his stellar performance of 1999 by once again scoring a win from the pole at the California Speedway in Fontana. Teammate Jeff Simmons is still...

Wed 11 Oct 2000
ESPN2 revised Houston Indy Lights telecast

ESPN2 revised Houston Indy Lights telecast

The ESPN2 telecast of the Houston Dayton Indy Lights Championship race, which was unavoidably bumped yesterday due to Major League Baseball playoffs on ESPN forcing the PGA Seniors Tour to be televised live on ESPN2, will air this weekend. The...