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Mon 24 Dec 2001
IPS: Genoa Racing orders Infiniti Pro car

IPS: Genoa Racing orders Infiniti Pro car

INDIANAPOLIS, Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2001 - Veteran car owner Angelo Ferro and his well-known team, Genoa Racing, recently ordered its first Indy Racing Infiniti Pro Series car. The team has been active in motorsports for nearly two decades competing...

IRL: Wheldon tests IRL for Cheever at Homestead-Miami

IRL: Wheldon tests IRL for Cheever at Homestead-Miami

England's Dan Wheldon tested an Indy Racing League (IRL) car for the first time last week when he was invited to drive a Dallara Infiniti for the Red Bull Cheever Infiniti Racing team around the 1.5-mile Homestead-Miami Speedway in Florida, ...

CHAMPCAR/CART: Patrick Racing signs Townsend Bell

CHAMPCAR/CART: Patrick Racing signs Townsend Bell

JACKSON, MI - - U. E. "Pat" Patrick announced today that the team has signed 2001 Dayton Indy Lights Champion Townsend Bell to drive the ...

Tue 18 Dec 2001
Townsend Bell named to AARWBA first team

Townsend Bell named to AARWBA first team

Indy Lights Champ Bell Makes AARWBA All America First Team Champ Car Bound Driver Is Third Indy Lights All American In Past Four Years DETROIT (Dec. 13, 2001) - Taking his place alongside such notable drivers as Jeff Gordon, John Force, Tony ...

Thu 13 Dec 2001
IPS: Indy Racing veteran Buhl to test new series

IPS: Indy Racing veteran Buhl to test new series

INDIANAPOLIS, Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2001 - Indy Racing League officials have chosen veteran driver Robbie Buhl to test the first complete Indy Racing Infiniti Pro Series car on April 8, 2002, at Walt Disney World Speedway in Orlando, Fla. "Robbie is...

Fri 07 Dec 2001
IPS: Mexpro Racing planes para 2002

IPS: Mexpro Racing planes para 2002

Ha terminado la actividad del 2001, la cual marcó la segunda temporada de actividad del equipo Mexpro Racing, ambas dentro del ahora desaparecido serial Indy Lights. Los planes planes a futuro incluyen en primera parte mejorar la funcionalidad de...

SBRS: WKA: CHAMPCAR/CART: Herta looking at possible future in Formula One
F1

SBRS: WKA: CHAMPCAR/CART: Herta looking at possible future in Formula One

Former FedEx Championship Auto Racing Teams series driver Bryan Herta has recently started his campaign to join the world of Formula One. The 31-year-old American was left adrift when Gerald Forsythe shut down Forsythe Championship Racing at the...

CHAMPCAR/CART: Team Herdez names Dominguez as 2002 driver

CHAMPCAR/CART: Team Herdez names Dominguez as 2002 driver

MEXICO CITY and INDIANAPOLIS (December 6, 2001) -- Team Herdez today announced that Mario Dominguez will be assuming driving duties in the No. 16 Ford-Cosworth Lola for the 2002 season of the CART FedEx Championship Series. A native of Mexico ...

BITD: IRL: CHAMPCAR/CART: BFGoodrich, Toyota, Groff Motorsports off-road racing campaign

BITD: IRL: CHAMPCAR/CART: BFGoodrich, Toyota, Groff Motorsports off-road racing campaign

BFGoodrich Tires Joins Former Indianapolis 500 Drivers Mike and Robbie Groff for 2002 Desert Racing Campaign -- Broad Industry Support For New Class 1 Unlimited Effort -- NORTHRIDGE, Calif. -- Developed as an exciting new entry into the sport...

Sat 01 Dec 2001
IPS: Hemelgarn Racing to field entry in 2002

IPS: Hemelgarn Racing to field entry in 2002

INDIANAPOLIS, Thursday, Oct. 29, 2001 - 2000 Indy Racing League championship team owner Ron Hemelgarn announced plans for his Indianapolis-based Hemelgarn Racing to field an entry for the 2002 Indy Racing Infiniti Pro Series. ...

Dan Wheldon Indy Lights - Dan's Diary from Fontana

Dan Wheldon Indy Lights - Dan's Diary from Fontana

November 2001 California Speedway, Fontana -- Round 12 CART Dayton Indy Lights Championship, 4 November 2001The weekend at Fontana was certainly, in my opinion, going to be a make or break race for me. It was really important to win my third ...

Tue 20 Nov 2001
United Kingdom's Channel 5 Fontana broadcast date

United Kingdom's Channel 5 Fontana broadcast date

United Kingdom followers of Dan Wheldon's burgeoning single-seater career can see highlights of his last race of 2001 tonight when Channel 5 broadcasts the final round of this year's CART Dayton Indy Lights Championship. Viewers will see the ...

Mon 12 Nov 2001
BUSCH: CHAMPCAR/CART: Casey Mears to drive in Busch series 2002

BUSCH: CHAMPCAR/CART: Casey Mears to drive in Busch series 2002

Motorsport.com -- Casey Mears switches from openwheel racing to stock cars in 2002. It was announced Friday, November 9th at Homestead that Mears, son of off-road and openwheel racer Roger Mears will drive for the Welliver-Jesel Motorsports in the...

Wed 07 Nov 2001
Dorricott Racing Fontana series final race report

Dorricott Racing Fontana series final race report

Townsend Bell Finishes Indy Lights Career In Style By Winning The Final Round In Series History At Fontana Damien Faulkner Finishes Third Place in the Indy Lights Championship FONTANA, Calif. (Nov. 5, 2001) - - A more...

Mon 05 Nov 2001
Dan Wheldon wins Rookie of the Year award!

Dan Wheldon wins Rookie of the Year award!

Finishes 051 Second Behind Champion In Last Race Of Season Bosch Platinum+4 Speedway Challenge Title For 23-Year Old Dan Wheldon has won the title of 2001 CART Dayton Indy Lights Rookie of the Year after finishing a strong second in the...

Fontana Series final race report

Fontana Series final race report

LIGHT ROUNDUP - CART Dayton Indy Lights Championship Race Report: Round 12 - California Speedway FONTANA, Calif. (November 4, 2001) - Ending a championship-winning season on a high note, 2001 Dayton Indy Lights Championship titleist Townsend ...

Series final standings

Series final standings

<pre> Drivers' Championship: Pos Name Overall Road Oval --------------------------------------------------- 1 Townsend Bell 193 129 64 2 Dan Wheldon (R) 149 82 67 ...

PacWest Fontana race notes and quotes

PacWest Fontana race notes and quotes

PacWest Lights Marlboro 500 Presented By Toyota Sunday, November 4, 2001 Wheldon Wins Indy Lights Rookie Of The Year Race recap: Dan Wheldon made an aggressive run at the start to move up three positions by the first turn of the season finale...

Fontana, Series final race results

Fontana, Series final race results

<pre> Pos Car Driver Laps Status lag F.Lap 1. 30 Townsend Bell 44 Running 0.000 187.812 2. 1 Dan Wheldon 44 Running 0.051 187.803 3. 21 Matt Halliday 44 Running ...

Series final warm-up times at Fontana

Series final warm-up times at Fontana

<pre> Pos Car Driver Laps Time Gap To 1st Speed Gap To 1st 1. 15 Rudy Junco 17 38.306 190.686 2. 6 Cory Witherill 15 38.763 0.457 0.457 188.437 2.249 ...

Sun 04 Nov 2001
Dan Wheldon Fontana qualifying

Dan Wheldon Fontana qualifying

Dan Wheldon is aiming to end his successful 2001 season on a high today when he races for the last time this year in the twelfth and final round of the CART Dayton Indy Lights Championship on the California Speedway at Fontana. In yesterday's ...

Dorricott Racing Fontana qualifying

Dorricott Racing Fontana qualifying

FONTANA, Calif. (Nov. 3, 2001) - - Townsend Bell, of San Luis Obispo, Calif., showed why he is the undisputed champion of the 2001 Dayton Indy Lights series by winning the pole position at California Speedway for Sunday's season finale and the ...

Mexpro Racing de Fontana de calificaci?n notas

Mexpro Racing de Fontana de calificaci?n notas

Mexpro Racing Tercero y Octavo Ha terminado el segundo día de actividades de la doceava fecha de la doceava fecha del campeonato 2001 del serial Dayton Indy Lights, Rudy Junco y Derek Higgins, pilotos del equipo Mexpro Racing / PrecioBase.com...

Fontana series finale qualifying report

Fontana series finale qualifying report

Bell Earns Final Dayton Indy Lights Pole At California Eighth Pole Of 2001 Ties Bryan Herta For Most Poles In A Season FONTANA, Calif. (Nov. 3, 2001) - Not letting up after clinching the 2001 Dayton Indy Lights Championship pole one race ago, ...

Fontana series final starting lineup

Fontana series final starting lineup

<pre> Pos Car Driver Laps Time Gap To 1st Speed Gap To 1st 1. 30 Townsend Bell 2 39.098 186.823 2. 64 Rolando Quintanilla 2 39.378 0.280 0.280 185.494 1.329...

Sat 03 Nov 2001
Fontana Friday combined (best) pracitce times

Fontana Friday combined (best) pracitce times

Pos Car Driver Time Gap To 1st Speed Gap To 1st -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1 R Tel 64 187.986 302.527 2. 39. Dorricott ...

Fontana Friday report

Fontana Friday report

Quintanilla Cruises On Top In Friday Practice At California California-Based Driver Sets The Pace On The Track Where He Made His Debut FONTANA, Calif. (Nov. 2, 2001) - Setting the pace on the same track where he made his series debut in 1999, ...

Fontana practice three times

Fontana practice three times

<pre> Pos Car Driver Laps Time Gap To 1st Speed Gap To 1st ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ 1. 64 Rolando Quintanilla 36 38.856 ...

Fontana Friday practice two times

Fontana Friday practice two times

<pre> Pos Car Driver Laps Time Gap To 1st Speed Gap To 1st 1. 15 Rudy Junco 17 39.268 186.014 2. 1 Dan Wheldon (R) 15 39.539 0.271 0.271 184.739 1.275 ...

Fontana Friday morning practice times

Fontana Friday morning practice times

<pre> Pos Car Driver Laps Time Gap To 1st Speed Gap To 1st ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ 1. 30 Townsend Bell 7 39.628 ...

Series finale Fontana preview

Series finale Fontana preview

Dayton Indy Lights Championship Ends 16-Year Run Sunday "Official Development Series" Of CART Comes To A Close With Fontana Race FONTANA, Calif. (Nov. 2, 2001) - Racing for the final time on the type of high-banked big track that has showcased...

Fri 02 Nov 2001
Dorricott Racing season finale Fontana preview

Dorricott Racing season finale Fontana preview

Damien Faulkner Looks To Fontana To Win Indy Lights Rookie Of The Year Honors And Series Runner-Up! Jon Fogarty is headed for a strong finish! FONTANA, Calif. (Nov. 1, 2001) - - The championship has been decided and Townsend Bell is the...

Dan Wheldon Fontana preview

Dan Wheldon Fontana preview

Wheldon targets third successive Rookie title England's Dan Wheldon is targeting a third successive Rookie of the Year title this weekend when he takes to the track at the California Speedway at Fontana for the last race in the 2001 CART Dayton...