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Tue 04 Aug 1998
CHAMPCAR/CART: Mid-Ohio Tasman Motorsports Preview

CHAMPCAR/CART: Mid-Ohio Tasman Motorsports Preview

CREWing It Top defender Mike Clark of Columbus, Ohio's Major League Soccer team -- the Columbus Crew -- will be a guest of Tasman Motorsports at the Miller Lite 200 this weekend. Clark will exchange his familiar yellow and black jersey for a ...

Fri 08 May 1998
Brian Stewart Racing Tests Canadian FF Drivers

Brian Stewart Racing Tests Canadian FF Drivers

Brian Stewart Racing Tests Young Canadian Formula Ford Drivers Each young driver was awarded two days of testing at the 1.4-mile road course courtesy of fellow Canadian Brian Stewart, owner of one of the most successful teams in PPG-Dayton...

Fri 17 Jul 1998
Trois-Rivieres Schedule July 31 - August 2

Trois-Rivieres Schedule July 31 - August 2

Weekend Schedule Le Grand Prix Player's de Trois-Rivieres Trois-Rivieres, Quebec, Can. July 31- August 2, 1998 THURSDAY, JULY 30, 1998 8:00 a.m. NTB Trans-Am/ World Challenge Paddocks Opens 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. World Challenge Tech FRIDAY,...

Fri 29 May 1998
Panamerican Indy Lights Report

Panamerican Indy Lights Report

ILP First Race, the "Indy Lights" of Latin America Oswaldo Negri returns to Mexico with a win Monterrey, N.L. Mexico After competing in Mexican F3 until 1996, Brazilian driver Oswaldo Negri went to the US to compete in the Firestone Indy ...

Fri 27 Mar 1998
CHAMPCAR/CART: Tasman Update 98-05-19

CHAMPCAR/CART: Tasman Update 98-05-19

Tasman Prepares for Road Races Tasman Motorsports' Champ Car and Indy Lights teams have just returned from a successful two-day test session at Gingerman Raceway in northern Michigan. The team logged over 750 miles on the 1.88-mile road course...

Fri 08 May 1998
Lucas Place Test at Milwaukee

Lucas Place Test at Milwaukee

RAINY WEATHER PUTS A DAMPER ON MILWAUKEE TEST The rain showers that delayed the start of the recent Nazareth race reduced a scheduled two-day test session at The Milwaukee Mile to a half-day. Despite the loss of track time, useful data was ...

Tue 29 Dec 1998
SBRS: CHAMPCAR/CART: Team Kool Green Cleveland Friday Report

SBRS: CHAMPCAR/CART: Team Kool Green Cleveland Friday Report

FRANCHITTI THIRD AND TRACY SIXTH IN PROVISIONAL QUALIFYING FOR THE CLEVELAND GRAND PRIX CLEVELAND, Ohio, (July 10, 1998) - Team KOOL Green's Dario Franchitti and Paul Tracy turned the third and sixth fastest laps in provisional qualifying for...

Wed 30 Dec 1998
Boss Brothers to Drive for Luca Place MS in 1999

Boss Brothers to Drive for Luca Place MS in 1999

Boss Brothers To Drive For Lucas Place Motorsports In 1999 The 1999 season will be Geoff Boss's third Indy Lights season and his second with Lucas Place, which is also entering its third year in CART's "Official Development Series." Andy Boss...

Fri 31 Jul 1998
Team KOOL Green Provisional Qualifying at Trois-Rivieres

Team KOOL Green Provisional Qualifying at Trois-Rivieres

HOTCHKIS THIRD & HATTOR FOURTH IN PROVISIONAL QUALIFYING AT TROIS-RIVIERES TROIS-RIVIERES, Quebec (July 31, 1998) - Team KOOL Green Indy Light's drivers Mark Hotchkis and Naoki Hattori hold the third and fourth spots respectively after today's...

Fri 08 May 1998
Chris Simmons Update

Chris Simmons Update

Englewood Cliffs, N.J.; April 21, 1998: Mattco Raceworks driver Chris Simmons is resting comfortably at his parents' home in East Granby, Conn., following his discharge from Easton Hospital in Nazareth, Pa., Monday afternoon. Simmons was ...

Fri 11 Sep 1998
SBRS: CHAMPCAR/CART: Laguna Seca Team Kool Green Friday Report

SBRS: CHAMPCAR/CART: Laguna Seca Team Kool Green Friday Report

MONTEREY, Calif., (Sept. 11, 1998) - Team KOOL Green's Dario Franchitti earned the provisional pole at Laguna Seca Raceway today, completing the 2.238-mile, 11-turn road course in 1:08.398 at an average speed of 117.793 mph. Franchitti was the...

Sun 02 Aug 1998
Team KOOL Green's Trois-Rivieres Results

Team KOOL Green's Trois-Rivieres Results

HATTORI FINISHES THIRD IN TROIS-RIVIERES INDY LIGHTS RACE; SHAFER AND SIELSKY FINISH SIXTH AND EIGHTH IN KOOL/TOYOTA ATLANTIC RACE TROIS-RIVIERES, Quebec (August 2, 1998) - Team KOOL Green Indy Lights driver Naoki Hattori ( ...

Wed 09 Dec 1998
CHAMPCAR/CART: Tasman Motorsports New 98-12-09

CHAMPCAR/CART: Tasman Motorsports New 98-12-09

Testing One-Two-Three Five drivers were invited to a two-day test session with Tasman Motorsports' Indy Lights contingent at Firebird International Raceway on December 1 and 2. The team is looking to fill the seat vacated by 1998 PPG-Dayton...

Tue 15 Dec 1998
CHAMPCAR/CART: Team Kool Green Testing Update 98-12-13

CHAMPCAR/CART: Team Kool Green Testing Update 98-12-13

Indianapolis (December 13, 1998) - Team KOOL Green began its testing program for the 1999 FedEx and PPG-Dayton Indy Lights Championships with productive outings at Sebring International Raceway and Homestead-Miami Speedway, December 10-13. Team...

Tue 21 Jul 1998
CHAMPCAR/CART: Michigan Tasman Motorsports Preview

CHAMPCAR/CART: Michigan Tasman Motorsports Preview

Michigan Madness To this day, Tony Kanaan still cites the 1996 Indy Lights race at Michigan Speedway as one of his all-time favorite events. One would automatically assume that a win or podium finish prefaced his statement, but that was not the...

Sat 25 Apr 1998
Hotchkis Subs for Simmons

Hotchkis Subs for Simmons

Hotchkis To Fill-In For Injured Simmons At Nazareth Mark Hotchkis and Chris Simmons were teammates on Team KOOL Green last year, but both Americans were left without at ride when the Green operation scaled back to one race car for Naoki ...

Sat 31 Oct 1998
Fontana Qualifying Results

Fontana Qualifying Results

PPG-Dayton Indy Lights Championship Marlboro 500 Presented by Toyota Fontana, California Individual Qualifying Report (Friday Session) October 30, 1998 Pos Driver Team Time Gap ...

Fri 08 May 1998
Laguna Seca Starting Grid

Laguna Seca Starting Grid

PPG-Dayton Indy Lights Championship Honda Grand Prix of Monterey feat. the Texaco/Havoline 300 Monterey, California Starting Line Up September 12, 1998 Pos Driver Nat Team Time ...

Fri 30 Oct 1998
Fontana Starting Grid

Fontana Starting Grid

PPG-Dayton Indy Lights Championship Marlboro 500 Presented by Toyota Fontana, California Starting Line Up October 30, 1998 Row Pos Car Driver Home Sponsor(Car) ...

Fri 08 May 1998
Lucas Place Motorsports tests at Big Springs

Lucas Place Motorsports tests at Big Springs

GEOFF BOSS CONTINUES EXTENSIVE OFF-SEASON TESTING FOR LUCAS PLACE MOTORSPORTS Geoff Boss recently completed another successful three-day test session for Lucas Place Motorsports at Big Springs, Texas. A fourth day of testing was scheduled, but...

Sun 12 Jul 1998
SBRS: CHAMPCAR/CART: Team Kool Green Cleveland Race Report

SBRS: CHAMPCAR/CART: Team Kool Green Cleveland Race Report

FRANCHITTI SCORES SECOND PODIUM FINISH OF THE SEASON CLEVELAND, Oh., (July 12, 1998) - Team KOOL Green's Dario Franchitti finished third at today's 100-lap Cleveland Grand Prix behind runner-up Michael Andretti and race winner Alex Zanardi. It...

Sat 18 Jul 1998
CHAMPCAR/CART: Toronto Team Kool Green Friday Qualifying

CHAMPCAR/CART: Toronto Team Kool Green Friday Qualifying

FRANCHITTI FOURTH IN PROVISIONAL QUALIFYING TORONTO, Ont., (July 17, 1998) - After day one of qualifying at the Molson Indy, Alex Zanardi holds the provisional pole with a lap of 58.737 seconds at 105.480 mph. Zanardi's fast lap came with four...

Fri 17 Jul 1998
Toronto Friday Provisional Qualifying

Toronto Friday Provisional Qualifying

PPG-Dayton Indy Lights Championship Molson Indy Toronto, Ontario, Canada Individual Qualifying Report (Friday PM Session) July 17, 1998 Pos Driver Team Time Gap ...

Fri 17 Apr 1998
Dorricott Racing Teams w/Parker Johnstone

Dorricott Racing Teams w/Parker Johnstone

PARKER JOHNSTONE JOINS DORRICOTT RACING AS DRIVER DEVELOPMENT CONSULTANT SONOMA, Calif. (April 17, 1998) - Former CART FedEx Championship Series driver Parker Johnstone has been named...

Mon 18 May 1998
Dorricott Racing Gateway Preview

Dorricott Racing Gateway Preview

DORRICOTT RACING PREPS FOR THREE-CAR ASSAULT AT GATEWAY INTERNATIONAL RACEWAY SONOMA, Calif. (May 18, 1998) - The first three races of the PPG-Dayton Indy Lights Championship for Dorricott Racing have resembled the Dow Jones market with...

Fri 04 Sep 1998
CHAMPCAR/CART: Vancouver Team Kool Green Friday Report

CHAMPCAR/CART: Vancouver Team Kool Green Friday Report

VANCOUVER, B.C., (Sept. 4, 1998) - Team KOOL Green's Dario Franchitti and Paul Tracy were second and sixth respectively in provisional qualifying today for the Molson Indy Vancouver, enjoying the best session of any two-car team in the 28-car ...

Wed 26 Aug 1998
CHAMPCAR/CART: Team KOOL Green Vancouver Preview Notes

CHAMPCAR/CART: Team KOOL Green Vancouver Preview Notes

WHAT: Molson Indy Vancouver -- Round 15 of 19 in the FedEx Championship Series WHEN: September 4 - 6 WHERE: False Creek - Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada TEAM KOOL GREEN AT MOLSON INDY VANCOUVER PAUL TRACY, ...

Fri 17 Apr 1998
Mattco at Nazareth

Mattco at Nazareth

MATTCO RACEWORKS: FIRST WIN AT HOME? Nazareth, Pa.; April 17, 1998: Nazareth Speedway may be nearly 200 miles from Mattco Raceworks headquarters in Englewood Cliffs, N.J., but the team considers the one-mile oval to be its home track...

Fri 08 May 1998
Tim Moser Long Beach Preview

Tim Moser Long Beach Preview

VANCOUVER, CANADA - Let's start by saying that the only other time Tim Moser raced at the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach, he placed second overall - driving what is considered today the wave of the future, an electric car. However,...

Lucas Place Motorsports Nazareth Preview

Lucas Place Motorsports Nazareth Preview

CUNNINGHAM AND BOSS FAST AT NAZARETH TEST Brian Cunningham and Geoff Boss turned top five lap times during a recent open Indy Lights test session at Nazareth Speedway. The test session was used to determine baseline setups for the upcoming...

Guy Smith Sets Pace at Homestead Test

Guy Smith Sets Pace at Homestead Test

Rookie Guy Smith set the pace in the NTS Dream Writer/Swift Caravans Lola T97/20 in the final day of unofficial testing Wednesday for the opening round of the PPG-Dayton Indy Lights Championship at Miami-Dade Homestead Motorsports Complex...

Homestead Story

Homestead Story

Shigeaki Hattori, the senior member of the Indy Lights cadre at 34 years old, led 64 of 67 laps in winning his first series race Sunday at the Miami-Dade Homestead Motorsports Complex. Hattori averaged a record 114.825 mph and led ...

Wed 19 Aug 1998
CHAMPCAR/CART: Teams Test at Road Atlanta

CHAMPCAR/CART: Teams Test at Road Atlanta

Braselton, Ga., August 18, 1998 -- Road Atlanta Motor Sports Center's revamped 2.5-mile, 12-turn road course has been a flurry of activity in recent weeks. Two leading CART teams -- Target/Chip Ganassi Racing and Team Rahal -- have booked the ...

Tue 27 Oct 1998
1999 Schedule Announced

1999 Schedule Announced

Tuesday Oct 20, 1998 1999 PPG-Dayton Indy Lights Championship Schedule Announced The 1999 PPG-Dayton Indy Lights Championship schedule offers CART's trademark line up of four different types of racing circuits. The new Chicago...

Thu 10 Sep 1998
Laguna Seca Dorricott Racing Preview

Laguna Seca Dorricott Racing Preview

DORRICOTT RACING LOOKING FOR BACK-TO-BACK SUCCESSES SONOMA, Calif. (Sept. 9, 1998) - The 1998 PPG-Dayton Indy Lights Championship is rapidly coming to a close, but two races remain and each will play a critical part...

Wed 02 Sep 1998
CHAMPCAR/CART: Vancouver Schedule

CHAMPCAR/CART: Vancouver Schedule

Molson Indy Vancouver, BC Canada, Sept. 2-6 Wed 9-2-98 9:00am 5:00pm Player's Challenge Atlantic Paddock Access Thu 9-3-98 9:00am 5:00pm Player's Challenge Atlantic Paddock Access 9:00am 3:00pm Player's ...