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Wed 08 May 1996
Elmo Langley dead at 68

Elmo Langley dead at 68

Report from Motorsport News International NASCAR Public Relations IMMEDIATE RELEASE SUZUKA CITY, Japan NASCAR official Elmo Langley, 68, passed away Thursday afternoon (local time) at Suzuka General Hospital of apparent heart failure.

"NASCAR Thunder" store opening

>From NASCAR Public Relations Office FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ALL-START OPENING OF FIRST "NASCAR THUNDER' STORE SET FOR GWINNETTPLACE MALL IN ATLANTA Darrell Waltrip, Richard And Kyle Petty To Greet Fans Atlanta Ga. -- May 1 1996...

Tony Steward Interview

Tony Steward Interview

>From NASCAR Public Relations and Pontiac Racing Charlotte Motor Speedway May I7, 1996 >From an interview with Tony Stewart, driver of the Ranier-Walsh Racing Enterprises Pontiac. Steward will attempt to become the first NASCAR Busch Series...

Chicago Area Race Track (long)

Chicago Area Race Track (long)

I'll apologize in advance for the length of this post... The DuPage Airport Authority Commission met today, Monday, 25-Nov, to review the responses to its Request for Qualifications for a racetrack on its property in west suburban Chicago. I...

Pepsi 400 TV schedule and purse news

Pepsi 400 TV schedule and purse news

DAYTONA USA Grand Opening Gala Live on ESPN2 DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- The black tie event celebrating the opening of DAYTONA USA, "The Ultimate Motorsports Attraction," will be shown live on cable network ESPN2 July 4 from 7:30-8:30 p.m. ...

Morgan Shepherd interview

Morgan Shepherd interview

>From NASCAR and FORD MOTORSPORTS FORD MOTORSPORT NOTES AND QUOTES Monday, April 8, 1996 NORTH WILKSBORO ADVANCES -- MORGAN SHEPHERD . . . MORGAN SHEPHERD: LAST CALL FROM WILKES COUNTY ...

Ken's NASCAR Silly Season Notebook, 96-12-05

Ken's NASCAR Silly Season Notebook, 96-12-05

Ken's NASCAR Silly Season Notebook - December 05, 1996 ------------------------------------------- NASCAR Silly Season Central ------------------------------------------- 've adopted a new format for the upcoming season. Let me know what you ...

Ken's NASCAR Silly Season Notebook 96-11-13

Ken's NASCAR Silly Season Notebook 96-11-13

Ken's NASCAR Silly Season Notebook - November 13, 1996 Happy belated Veteran's Day to all the vets out there (my dad included). ------------------------------------------- NASCAR Silly Season ...

Alan Kulwicki Memorial Scholarship

Alan Kulwicki Memorial Scholarship

The following provided courtesy of R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company Public Relations: Applications now are being accepted for the 1997 Alan Kulwicki Memorial Scholarship, a $1,500 annual grant to a student attending the University of North...

Talladega Jeff Purvis preview

Talladega Jeff Purvis preview

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE APRIL 19, 1996 CONTACT: Maria Cooper Brunner (602) 951-1882 Jules Wortman (615) 244-8944 JEFF PURVIS BRINGS HIS ...

CHarlotte starting grid

CHarlotte starting grid

Report from Motorsport News International NASCAR Public Relations. UAW-GM 500 Charlotte Motor Speedway NASCAR Winston Cup Series 1996 Race No. 28 Starting Grid Ps No Driver Sponsor Make...

Suzuka Fact sheet

Suzuka Fact sheet

NASCAR Public Relations NASCAR Suzuka Thunder Special 100 Fact Sheet DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. WHAT: "NASCAR Suzuka Thunder Special 100" demonstration race at Suzuka Circuitland road course in Suzuka City, Japan. A NASCAR invitational...

Suzuka Thunder Special 100 announced

Suzuka Thunder Special 100 announced

NASCAR News Bulletin Daytona Beach Florida, March 10, 1995 20 NASCAR Winston Cup drivers Among the list of 30 extended invitations to participate in the "NASCAR Suzuka Thunder Special 100"...

Suzuka to be televised by TBS

Suzuka to be televised by TBS

>From NASCAR Public Relations For immediate Release NASCAR AWARDS TURNER SPORTS/TBS SUPERSTATlON TELEVISION RIGHTS TO DEMONSTRATlON EVENTS IN JAPAN DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. April 4, 1996) -- The National Association for Stock...

Tue 16 Apr 1996
BUSCH: Busch Clash results

BUSCH: Busch Clash results

Unofficial Results Busch Clash of '96 Daytona International Speedway February 11, 1996 1st 10-Lap Segment of the 1996 Busch Clash FIN STR ...

Wed 08 May 1996
CBS Talladega rebroadcast

CBS Talladega rebroadcast

CBS will rebroadcast the DieHard 500 on Sunday August 4th at 2 pm EDT. Local affiliates may or may not carry this. You will need to check with them. Jack Durbin indy500@freenet.tlh.fl.us Motorsport News ...

Winston Racing Series banquet, awards

Winston Racing Series banquet, awards

Report from Motorsport News International NASCAR Public Relations FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 28, 1996 DAYTONA BEACH Fla.--Larry Phillips of Springfield, Mo., will be honored for his fifth NASCAR Winston Racing Series national ...

Ken's NASCAR Notebook 96-09-13

Ken's NASCAR Notebook 96-09-13

Ken's NASCAR Notebook - September 13, 1996 ------------------------------------------- Texas Motor Speedway update ------------------------------------------- Bruton changes the name to Texas International Raceway, declares that he is going...

Racing this weekend (ALL SERIES)

Racing this weekend (ALL SERIES)

Report from Motorsport News International NASCAR Public Relations NASCAR weekend schedule Saturday, October 19, 1996 NASCAR Winston Cup Series Unocal-Rockingham Pit Crew Race North Carolina Motor Speedway ...

Pocono schedule

Pocono schedule

>From NASCAR Public Relations NASCAR Winston Cup Series Miller 500 RaceWeek Schedule Friday, July 19 8 - 9 am -- ARCA practice 9:30 am -- ARCA second round qualifying 10 am -- Drawing for Busch Pole Qualifying ...

Brickyard results and winnings

Brickyard results and winnings

>From NASCAR Public Relations Indianapolis Motor Speedway NASCAR Winston Cup Series 1996 Race No. 19 Unofficial Results Ps Car Driver Sponsor Make Lps Pts Bns Money 1 88 Dale Jarrett ...

1997 Daytona race schedule

1997 Daytona race schedule

Speedweeks 1997 Opens Busy, Lucrative Daytona Schedule DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (11-25-96) -- Racers will compete for nearly $7 million and cover more than 7,000 miles at Daytona International Speedway in 1997. Seven sanctioning bodies...

Ken's NASCAR Notebook 96-10-03

Ken's NASCAR Notebook 96-10-03

Ken's NASCAR Notebook - October 03, 1996 ------------------------------------------- More NASCAR Rules Changes... ------------------------------------------- NASCAR has once again announced more rule changes for the three manufacturers. The...

Regional leaders -- top 10

Regional leaders -- top 10

>From NASCAR Public Relations NASCAR Winston Racing Series Regional Standings as of August 28, 1996 NASCAR MID-AMERICA REGIONAL LEADERS Pos Driver Name Home Track Sts Wns Tp 5 Tp 10 CP Index 1 VANSPARRENTAK MIKE ...

Winston Racing Series champion

Winston Racing Series champion

>From NASCAR Public Relations Winston Racing Series Phillips' dynasty continues DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. Larry Phillips of Springfield, Mo., has won an unprecedented fifth NASCAR Winston Racing Series national championship, NASCAR's...

Tue 16 Apr 1996
BUSCH: 1998 Daytona 500 ticket drawing

BUSCH: 1998 Daytona 500 ticket drawing

1998 Daytona 500 Ticket Orders To Be Awarded By Drawing DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Sept. 6) -- The Daytona 500 is unarguably one of the toughest tickets in sports. However, the procedure for buying tickets to the "world's greatest race" has now...

BUSCH: Discount Auto Parts to sponsor Daytona race

BUSCH: Discount Auto Parts to sponsor Daytona race

Daytona adds Discount Auto Parts to its Speedweeks Lineup DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Oct. 8) -- Discount Auto Parts, (NYSE-DAP) a leading automotive parts and accessories retailer based in Lakeland, Fla., announced today that it has signed on as...

BUSCH: Richmond delays

BUSCH: Richmond delays

>From NASCAR Public Relations Friday September 6, 1996 Notes. Friday's activities postponed As a result of Hurricane Fran and its impact on this region, in particular the demands placed on the state of Virginia, the public and...

Wed 08 May 1996
Daytona qualifying postponed

Daytona qualifying postponed

PEPSI 400 BUSCH POLE QUALIFYING RAINED-OUT AT DAYTONA DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (July 4) -- Busch Pole Award Qualifying for Saturday's Pepsi 400 will be completed on Friday morning at 9 a.m. after rain washed out the initial session on ...

Tue 16 Apr 1996
BUSCH: 1997 Daytona 500 reserved RV packages on sale

BUSCH: 1997 Daytona 500 reserved RV packages on sale

Reserved RV Spaces Available For '97 Daytona 500 DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- The largest audience in motorsports will grow larger in 1997 with the addition of prime reserved recreational vehicle parking spaces in the infield of Daytona International...

Wed 08 May 1996
Winston Select race notes

Winston Select race notes

WINSTON 500 RACE NOTES GLEN BROWDER (Alabama's Third Congressional District Representative to the U.S. Congress) -- We are absolutely very proud of this facility. It's in my district and it's a great tradition. The Winston Select 500 is one of...

Prodigy becomes NASCAR's official ISP

Prodigy becomes NASCAR's official ISP

>From NASCAR Public Relations For immediate Release PRODIGY IS NOW AN OFFICIALLY LICENSED lNTERNET SERVICE PROVIDER FOR NASCAR DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (April 18, 1996) -- The National Association for Stock Car...

Atlanta results

Atlanta results

Report from Motorsport News International NASCAR Public Relations Atlanta Motor Speedway NASCAR Winston Cup Series 1996 Race No. 31 Unofficial Results Post-Race Awards Terry Labonte clinches his second Winston Cup ...

Ken's NASCAR Silly Season Notebook 96-10-25

Ken's NASCAR Silly Season Notebook 96-10-25

Ken's NASCAR Silly Season Notebook - October 25, 1996 ------------------------------------------- NASCAR Silly Season Central ------------------------------------------- Things have calmed down somewhat, but a few changes are still in the ...

Wed 27 Mar 1996
CHAMPCAR/CART: California Speedway update

CHAMPCAR/CART: California Speedway update

The NASCAR Winston Cup Series will return to Southern California in June of 1997. Les Richter,executive vice president of Penske Motorsports announced the new, two mile Califorina Speedway will host its first NASCAR Winston Cup Series race on...