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Tue 18 Nov 2014
Thu 04 Oct 2007
Exclusive interview with Signore - IROC shuts down

Exclusive interview with Signore - IROC shuts down

In an exclusive interview with IROC President Jay Signore, DASportsMag.com Editor Paul Yunos Jr. sits down with the legendary man behind the All-Star event for racing. October 3rd -After numerous reports that the International Race of ...

Thu 09 Jan 2003
Tony Stewart declines 2003 IROC invitationHeadline

Tony Stewart declines 2003 IROC invitation

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., (Jan. 8, 2003) - Reigning NASCAR Winston Cup Series champion Tony Stewart has declined an invitation to compete in the 2003 IROC Series. The driver of the ...

Wed 20 Feb 2008
IROC Series goes to auction, ending a legacy

IROC Series goes to auction, ending a legacy

IROC SERIES GOES TO AUCTION TINTON FALLS, N.J., February 19, 2008 - The International Race of Champions (IROC series) officials announced today the All-Star auto racing series will liquidate all tools, equipment, race cars and memorabilia in a...

Sat 28 Oct 2006
Atlanta Motor Speedway Friday third notes

Atlanta Motor Speedway Friday third notes

NICORETTE INCREASES 2007 PROGRAM: Nicorette nicotine gum will expand its NASCAR NEXTEL Cup program next season, expanding its involvement with Jeff Gordon to four races, officials announced Friday at Atlanta. They also commended the 173 NASCAR ...

Tue 16 Jan 2007
2007 season delay announced

2007 season delay announced

IROC SERIES DELAYS START OF 2007 SEASON Series Seeking Title Sponsorship Tinton Falls, N.J., January 9, 2007 - The International Race of Champions (IROC) officials announced today a delay in the start of the 2007 season due to not...

Mon 30 Oct 2006
Atlanta Motor Speedway post-race quotes

Atlanta Motor Speedway post-race quotes

TONY STEWART finished third and clinched his first IROC championship (Representing NASCAR NEXTEL CUP): "Four races (in an IROC season), you can't have many mistakes. It's always a huge honor just to run in the IROC series. When you get the...

Atlanta: Race results

Atlanta: Race results

Pos Driver Car/Color Series --- -------------------- -------------------- --------------------------- 1. Martin Truex Jr. 8 Black NASCAR Busch 2. Matt Kenseth** 17 Yellow NASCAR NEXTEL...

Atlanta: Season finale race notes

Atlanta: Season finale race notes

Martin Truex Jr. makes it two in a row in Crown Royal IROC Atlanta race Tony Stewart captures his first Crown Royal IROC Series championship HAMPTON, Ga., October 28, 2006 -- NASCAR Busch Series driver Martin Truex, Jr. and NASCAR Nextel...

Wed 21 Feb 2001
Earnhardt - True Value IROC statistics

Earnhardt - True Value IROC statistics

Dear Friends: For those of you collecting data regarding Dale Earnhardt, the following is a list of his IROC statistics. Dale Earnhardt True Value IROC Statistics Years Participated (*) indicates championship years. 1979, 84, 87, 88, 89,...

Mon 30 Oct 2006
Atlanta Motor Speedway race summary

Atlanta Motor Speedway race summary

TRUEX WINS IROC RACE, STEWART CLAIMS SERIES TITLE HAMPTON, Ga. (October 28,. 2006) -- NASCAR driver Martin Truex Jr. won Saturday's Crown Royal International Race of Champions (IROC) race at Atlanta Motor Speedway, while defending NASCAR NEXTEL...

Sat 28 Oct 2006
Atlanta Motor Speedway Friday first notes

Atlanta Motor Speedway Friday first notes

Atlanta Motor Speedway Pit Notes - Friday, October 27 Page 1 ALLMENDINGER TO STUDY ATLANTA BROADCAST: NASCAR newcomer A.J. Allmendinger will pilot the No. 24 Toyota truck in Saturday's EasyCare Vehicle Service Contracts 200 and also attempt to...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Texas test 2006-04-03

Texas test 2006-04-03

Ft. WORTH, April 3, 2006 -- The Crown Royal IROC Series continued on track testing sessions Monday night with series competitors, Max Angelelli and Sam Hornish Jr. getting in a few initial practice laps for the series' second event of the 2006 ...

Mon 30 Oct 2006
Atlanta Motor Speedway Saturday second notes

Atlanta Motor Speedway Saturday second notes

STEWART LOOKING FORWARD TO SEEING RAGAN: Tony Stewart said that when he heard David Ragan had paid $5,750 to ride along with him during Sunday's parade lap, he laughed out loud. "I think it's hilarious; it's great," Stewart said. "He could have...

Sat 28 Oct 2006
Atlanta Motor Speedway Friday second notes

Atlanta Motor Speedway Friday second notes

RAGAN TO CORNER STEWART: With last week's on-track run-in with Tony Stewart still fresh in his mind, David Ragan came to Atlanta with reconciliation on his mind. Knowing that it might be hard to get Stewart alone, Ragan bid $5,750 at Thursday ...

Mon 30 Oct 2006
Atlanta Motor Speedway Saturday first notes

Atlanta Motor Speedway Saturday first notes

Atlanta Motor Speedway Pit Notes Saturday, October 28,2006 HORNISH TO DEBUT IN BUSCH SERIES: Penske Racing officials announced Friday at Atlanta Motor Speedway that three-time IndyCar Series champion Sam Hornish Jr. will attempt to qualify for...

Sun 29 Oct 2006
2006 Final standings

2006 Final standings

Pos Driver Points --- ------------------------------ ---------- 1. Tony Stewart 77 2. Matt Kenseth 65 3. Martin Truex Jr. 57 4. Ryan Newman...

Wed 21 Feb 2001
IRL: Eddie Cheever Jr. statement regarding Dale Earnhardt

IRL: Eddie Cheever Jr. statement regarding Dale Earnhardt

Indianapolis, IN - Eddie Cheever Jr. statement regarding the death of Dale Earnhardt: "I have known only two individuals whose very presence transcended the fact that they were extraordinary racing drivers: Dale Earnhardt and Ayrton Senna. No...

Fri 27 Oct 2006
Atlanta: Pre-race notes, quotes

Atlanta: Pre-race notes, quotes

2006 CROWN ROYAL IROC PRE- RACE QUOTES Race Four Finale, Atlanta Motor Speedway Hampton, Ga (October 26, 2006) - Crown Royal IROC XXX will conclude the 2006 season on Saturday, October 28, 2006 at Atlanta Motor Speedway. The $1 million Race Four...

Wed 25 Oct 2006
Wayne Taylor Atlanta preview

Wayne Taylor Atlanta preview

Stranger in a Strange Land ATLANTA (Oct. 24, 2006) - Science fiction novelist Robert A. Heinlein penned the classic novel "Stranger in a Strange Land" in 1961, which told the story of Valentine Michael Smith, a human raised by Martians ...

Thu 17 Aug 2006
IRL: Texas Motor Speedway announces 2007 schedule

IRL: Texas Motor Speedway announces 2007 schedule

TMS Announces 2007 Race Schedule * Schedule To Be Highlighted By Dickies 500 Returning To A Finish Under The Lights * Season Tickets Now On Sale, Free "10 Years Strong" Anniversary Book For Purchases By Oct. 2 ...

Fri 27 Oct 2006
Atlanta Motor Speedway Thursday notes

Atlanta Motor Speedway Thursday notes

Atlanta Motor Speedway Bass Pro Shops 500 Daily Notes: Thursday, October 26, 2006 Nemechek, MB2 to Mark Third Anniversary in Atlanta This weekend's Bass Pro Shops 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway will mark the third anniversary for Joe ...

Atlanta Motor Speedwy Wednesday notes

Atlanta Motor Speedwy Wednesday notes

Atlanta Motor Speedway Bass Pro Shops 500 Daily Notes: Wednesday Georgia Native Chase Miller to Make First AMS Start on Saturday, October 27 Georgia Native Chase Miller will be making his first career NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series start at...

Thu 06 Jul 2006
Mon 30 Oct 2006
Wayne Taylor IROC finale race notes

Wayne Taylor IROC finale race notes

Sour Engine Hinders Taylor in IROC Finale at Atlanta SunTrust Racing Duo of Taylor and Angelelli Finish Ninth in Series Points HAMPTON, Ga., (Oct. 28, 2006) - A sour engine in the season finale didn't sour Wayne Taylor's first year of...

Wed 25 Oct 2006
Atlanta: Tuesday Pit Notes

Atlanta: Tuesday Pit Notes

The Crown Royal International Race of Champions Series continued testing and driver practice on Tuesday at Atlanta Motor Speedway in preparation for the 2006 Race Four championship finale on Saturday. Tuesday's activities consisted of final...

Thu 26 Oct 2006
Atlanta: Monday Pit Notes

Atlanta: Monday Pit Notes

2006 CROWN ROYAL IROC SERIES FINALE PIT NOTES FROM ATLANTA Hampton, GA (Oct. 23, 2006) -- The Crown Royal International Race of Champions Series began testing over the weekend at Atlanta Motor Speedway in preparation for the finale round of the...

Tue 24 Oct 2006
Atlanta: Frank Kimmel preview

Atlanta: Frank Kimmel preview

2006 ARCA RE/MAX Series Champion, Kimmel Heads to Atlanta for IROC IV: After earning his historical eighth career ARCA RE/MAX Series Championship only two weeks ago at the Iowa Speedway, Frank Kimmel is looking forward to the final IROC ...

Mon 16 Feb 2004
IRL: IndyCar drivers IROC race notes

IRL: IndyCar drivers IROC race notes

IndyCar Series Stars Finish Sixth, Eighth, Ninth in IROC Event DAYTONA BEACH, Fla, Friday, Feb. 13, 2004 -- IRL IndyCar® Series stars Helio Castroneves, Scott Dixon and Scott Sharp finished sixth, eighth and ninth, respectively, in the first ...

Sun 05 Jan 2003
BUSCH: IPS: CHAMPCAR/CART: IRL: MIS celebrates 35 years of

BUSCH: IPS: CHAMPCAR/CART: IRL: MIS celebrates 35 years of

BROOKLYN, Mich. - Racing tradition and continuing innovation are two of the many benchmarks Michigan International Speedway can be proud of as the world-class facility celebrates it's 35th anniversary of racing in 2003. To kick-off the 35th year...

Wed 26 Nov 2003
New Jersey students get an up-close lesson

New Jersey students get an up-close lesson

Reading, Writing, & Racing By: Thomas Chemris Tinton Falls, NJ - The worlds of public education and racing met head on, as students from New Egypt High School moved there classroom to the IROC race shops to study practical applications of ...

Fri 19 May 2000
Update IROC TV schedule

Update IROC TV schedule

<pre> TRUE VALUE IROC TELEVISION RACE SCHEDULE 6/10/2000 - 7/11/2000 Date/Day Start End Race Network 6/10/00 Sat. 12:00PM 1:30PM Race 3, Michigan 2000 LIVE ON ESPN 6/11/00 Sun. 10:30PM ...

Sat 08 May 1999
Speedweeks 1999 Schedule
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Speedweeks 1999 Schedule

Newsgroups: rec.autos.sport.info Organization: MNI - Motorsport News International Approved: jackd@motorsport.com From: Motorsport News International <press@motorsport.com> Followup-To: rec.autos.sport.misc Date: Thu, 28 Jan 1999 22:51:15 ...

Mon 31 Oct 2005
Mark Martin clinches IROC championship

Mark Martin clinches IROC championship

Mark Martin, driver of the No. 6 Ford in the Nextel Cup Series, clinched a record-setting fifth career IROC championship today with his second-place finish in the IROC season finale at Atlanta Motor Speedway. Martin, who completed his 11th season...

Fri 18 Feb 2000
IRL: Eddie Cheever Interview

IRL: Eddie Cheever Interview

Thu Feb 17 18:28:14 PST 2000 RIS/CA-Mike Hollander asks: How does the IROC fit into your pantheon of racing? Are the ovals trickier in the stock type car? Eddie Cheever: No. Daytona, although it's very fast, it's quite easy to drive by ...

Thu 09 Jan 2003
Jimmie Johnson to run IROC in 2003

Jimmie Johnson to run IROC in 2003

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Jan. 8, 2003) - Jimmie Johnson, driver of the NASCAR Winston Cup No. 48 Lowe's Home Improvement Chevrolet, accepted an invitation to participate in the 2003 International Race of Champions (IROC). "Competing in IROC is going...