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Thu 13 May 1999
Krista Dwyer - Tony Stewart Engagement Announced

Krista Dwyer - Tony Stewart Engagement Announced

DWYER - STEWART ENGAGEMENT ANNOUNCED Dr. Daniel and Phyllis Dwyer of Rockville, Indiana are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter Krista to Tony Stewart, son of Mrs. Pam Boas of Dayton, Indiana and Nelson Stewart of ...

Wed 06 Oct 1999
Jeff Gordon Signs Lifetime Agreement with Henrick Motorsports

Jeff Gordon Signs Lifetime Agreement with Henrick Motorsports

HARRISBURG, N.C. (Oct. 6, 1999) Jeff Gordon, whose 48-win, three NASCAR Winston Cup Series championship career has been achieved entirely with Hendrick Motorsports, Wednesday announced a "lifetime agreement" with Rick Hendrick that will make him...

Sat 08 May 1999
Ken Clapp Retires

Ken Clapp Retires

NASCAR executive Clapp retires DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Feb. 23, 1999) Ken Clapp, a long-time executive with NASCAR who most recently was serving as vice president of marketing development, has announced his retirement. Clapp will continue to ...

Thu 05 Aug 1999
Nike sponsors Jarrett, Labonte, Stewart

Nike sponsors Jarrett, Labonte, Stewart

THE GREEN FLAG WAVES FOR NIKE RACING Dale Jarrett, Bobby Labonte, Tony Stewart, Adam Petty and Al Unser Jr. join the Nike family of athletes INDIANAPOLIS - Since its inception, Nike has been dedicated to creating athletic footwear that...

Tue 14 Dec 1999
Terry Elledge Signs With Bill Davis Racing

Terry Elledge Signs With Bill Davis Racing

HIGH POINT, N.C. - Engine builder Terry Elledge recently signed a three-year contract with Bill Davis Racing. It is the first official contract between the two since Elledge joined Bill Davis Racing at the conclusion of the 1997 NASCAR Winston...

Thu 15 Apr 1999
Gary DeHart Returns to Hendrick

Gary DeHart Returns to Hendrick

HARRISBURG, N.C. (Nov. 22, 1999) One of NASCAR's more successful tandems, veteran crew chief Gary DeHart and driver Terry Labonte will once again join forces in the 2000 NASCAR Winston Cup Series season. DeHart, who as crew chief helped lead...

Mon 12 Jul 1999
Dale Jarrett and Jeff Gordon

Dale Jarrett and Jeff Gordon

Jarrett, Gordon trade paint and barbs By Dave Rodman LOUDON, N.H. (July 12, 1999) For the most part, Jeff Gordon and Dale Jarrett have had an amicable relationship. The battle for the 1999 NASCAR Winston Cup Series championship escalated by...

Mon 04 Jan 1999
Winter Heat Late Model Results

Winter Heat Late Model Results

Groskreutz has 5,000 reasons to smile TUCSON, Ariz. (Jan. 4, 1998) Marc Groskreutz, who won the last NASCAR Late Model event during Tucson Raceway Park's NASCAR Winter Heat Series, also clinched the championship in the Winston Challenge Triple...

Sat 18 Sep 1999
Loudon Starting Lineup

Loudon Starting Lineup

NASCAR Winston Cup Series Starting Lineup for the: Dura Lube/Kmart300 Track:New HampshireInternational Speedway Pos No. Name Make Time Speed 1 2 Rusty Wallace Frd 00:29.339 ...

Fri 19 Nov 1999
Thu 05 Aug 1999
Nike racing footwear to debut at Daytona 500

Nike racing footwear to debut at Daytona 500

NIKE RACING FOOTWEAR TO DEBUT AT DAYTONA Dale Jarrett, Bobby Labonte, Tony Stewart, Adam Petty and their crews will wear footwear specifically designed for the rigors of Winston Cup competition INDIANAPOLIS - When the 2000 NASCAR Winston Cup...

Fri 17 Dec 1999
Dale Earnhardt Back Surgery Successful

Dale Earnhardt Back Surgery Successful

WINSTON SALEM, N.C. (Dec. 17, 1999) Seven-time NASCAR Winston Cup Series champion Dale Earnhardt underwent surgery this morning at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, in Winston-Salem, N.C., to repair a ruptured disc in his spinal ...

Sun 04 Jul 1999
Daytona Pepsi 400 Results (Complete)

Daytona Pepsi 400 Results (Complete)

NASCAR Winston Cup Series Racing Unofficial Results - Updated Pepsi 400 Daytona International Speedway Pos Car Name Sponsor Make Lap Pts Bonus Winnings Status 1 88 Dale Jarrett Quality Care Frd 160 180 ...

Tue 23 Nov 1999
Mark Martin Back Surgery 'Successful'

Mark Martin Back Surgery 'Successful'

Martin undergoes 'successful' back surgery By Dave Rodman NEW SMYRNA BEACH, Fla. (Nov. 22, 1999) NASCAR Winston Cup Series star Mark Martin underwent a successful lumbar fusion Monday morning. The procedure was performed in an attempt to...

Sat 08 May 1999
Kyle Petty Equals Best Daytona Finish

Kyle Petty Equals Best Daytona Finish

Sixth-place run satisfying for Petty By Shawn A. Akers DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Feb. 15, 1999) Kyle Petty has a lot of history racing in the Daytona 500. Unfortunately for Petty, however, most of it hasn't been all that good. That's what...

Tue 16 Feb 1999
Jackie Stewart On Jeff Gordon
F1

Jackie Stewart On Jeff Gordon

JACKIE STEWART THINKS GORDON COULD BE MORE THAN FLASH IN F1 PAN Formula One legend gives thumbs-up to construction at Speedway during visit INDIANAPOLIS, Feb. 16, 1999 -- Formula One legend Jackie Stewart says he would "love to" see ...

Fri 24 Sep 1999
Dover Downs Qualifying Results

Dover Downs Qualifying Results

NASCAR Winston Cup Series Qualifying for the: MBNA Gold 400 Track: Dover Downs International Speedway Pos No. Name Make Time Speed 1 2 Rusty Wallace Frd 00:22.505 159.964 2 36...

Tue 16 Nov 1999
Ricky Rudd's Going out of Business Sale

Ricky Rudd's Going out of Business Sale

MOORESVILLE, N.C. (Nov. 16, 1999) This isn't your typical "Going out of Business" sale. Ricky Rudd is putting one of the most consistently successful racing teams in motorsports history on the auction block beginning Dec. 1, and continuing until...

Thu 30 Dec 1999
Jerry Pitts to be Melling Racing Crew Chief

Jerry Pitts to be Melling Racing Crew Chief

CONCORD, N.C. (Dec. 30, 1999) Melling Racing is banking on similar backgrounds paying big dividends in the NASCAR 2000 season. Team owner Mark Melling announced Thursday the hiring of Jerry Pitts Jr. as crew chief for the No. 9 Kodiak Fords ...

Thu 23 Dec 1999
Irwindale Speedway 1999 Track Records

Irwindale Speedway 1999 Track Records

IRWINDALE SPEEDWAY 1999 OFFICIAL ONE LAP TRACK RECORDS (RECORDED IN QUALIFYING) compiled by Tim Kennedy DIVISION DRIVER Car ...

Fri 19 Nov 1999
Dick Seidenspinner joins Mattei as GM

Dick Seidenspinner joins Mattei as GM

HARRISBURG, N.C. (Nov. 19, 1999) - Dick Seidenspinner, who has been a fixture in the NASCAR Winston Cup Series for the past 16 years, has joined Mattei Motorsports as general manager. Seidenspinner, who has spent the past five seasons at...

Tue 21 Dec 1999
It's A Ken Schrader Christmas Story

It's A Ken Schrader Christmas Story

'Tis The Season To Be Jolly With The Schraders 'Twas the night before Christmas and all though the house, the Schraders were stirring, getting ready to go out. When what to their wonderful eyes did appear but a motor coach full of friends,...

Tue 08 Jun 1999
Buckshot Jones and Father's Day

Buckshot Jones and Father's Day

Billy And Buckshot Jones . . . Like Father, Like Son The relationship between a father and a son is like no other. Buckshot Jones and his father Billy are no exception. The two not only share a family bond, but the business of owning...

Mon 15 Nov 1999
Joe Nemechek and family members involved in road accident

Joe Nemechek and family members involved in road accident

Nemechek uninjured in Sunday road accident By Marty Smith CONCORD, N.C. (Nov. 15, 1999) NASCAR Winston Cup Series driver Joe Nemechek and several of his family were involved in a single-car accident Sunday evening just minutes after arriving...

Thu 02 Dec 1999
Ricky Rudd Auctions Off Race Shop

Ricky Rudd Auctions Off Race Shop

Rudd looks ahead while auctioning his past By Marty Smith MOORESVILLE, N.C. (Dec. 1, 1999) Over the next two days, Ricky Rudd will "lose" six years of his life. On Wednesday morning, Rudd opened the doors of the Rudd Performance Motorsports...

Fri 12 Feb 1999
Nascar. Planters Team Up

Nascar. Planters Team Up

NASCAR, Planters team up NEW YORK (Feb. 11, 1999) The National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing today announced a marketing partnership designating Planters as the "Official Snack of NASCAR." Planters' NASCAR marketing programs will launch...

Mon 20 Dec 1999
Dennis Huth Resigns

Dennis Huth Resigns

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (December 20, 1999) The National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing has announced that Dennis Huth, who most recently served as vice president of touring operations and international development, has resigned to pursue...

Fri 29 Oct 1999
Miami-Economic Impact of NASCAR RAce

Miami-Economic Impact of NASCAR RAce

MIAMI, Fla. (Oct. 28, 1999)– When the Pennzoil 400, NASCAR Winston Cup’s inaugural South Florida event, is run at the Homestead-Miami Speedway on November 14, it will result in one of the largest economic impacts of any annual sports event in...

Mon 15 Mar 1999
Steve Grissom, Joe Falk Part Company

Steve Grissom, Joe Falk Part Company

Grissom, Falk end trial, part company MOORESVILLE, N.C. (March 15, 1999) Three days after his independent NASCAR Winston Cup Series team failed to qualify for the second time in just four races this season, LJ Racing owner Joe Falk announced ...

Mon 08 Nov 1999
BUSCH: Homestead purse tops Four million

BUSCH: Homestead purse tops Four million

MIAMI (Nov. 8, 1999) – Competitors in NASCAR’s top two divisions will be racing for over $4 million in prize money at Homestead-Miami Speedway during the Nov. 11-14 Pennzoil 400 presented by Kmart weekend. A purse of $2,960,330 in prize...

Fri 11 Jun 1999
New Coca-Cola Racing Commemorative Bottles

New Coca-Cola Racing Commemorative Bottles

NASCAR FANS REV UP FOR A NEW SERIES OF COCA-COLA RACING FAMILY COMMEMORATIVE BOTTLES ATLANTA, June 11, 1999 - NASCAR fans are preparing to race to stores in pursuit of the encore edition of last year's smash hit collectible item - commemorative...

Thu 16 Dec 1999
Jerry Nadeau Ties the Knot

Jerry Nadeau Ties the Knot

Christmas Bells and Wedding Bells MOORESVILLE, N.C. (Dec. 16, 1999) -- NASCAR Winston Cup competitor Jerry Nadeau decided decorating a tree and exchanging gifts weren't the only ways to celebrate the holidays this year. The driver of the No.

Wed 01 Dec 1999
ISC Buys Richmond International Raceway

ISC Buys Richmond International Raceway

RICHMOND, Va. (Dec. 1, 1999) Richmond International Raceway and International Speedway Corporation officials announced Wednesday the addition of Richmond International Raceway to ISC's family of motorsports facilities. In a news conference at...

Thu 22 Apr 1999
Mike Witters and Hal Hicks Live Their Dream

Mike Witters and Hal Hicks Live Their Dream

LACK OF CORPORATE FUNDS CAN'T STOP THEIR DREAMING If you attended any NASCAR Winston cup races the past few years, you probably saw Mike Witters and Hal Hicks. They were standing among all those people you see outside the track,...

Thu 06 May 1999
Jeff Gordon Remembers First Winston Cup Win

Jeff Gordon Remembers First Winston Cup Win

Gordon remembers first win vividly By Marty Smith CONCORD, N.C., (May 6, 1999) Jeff Gordon says his first NASCAR Winston Cup Series win as a "great confidence booster" for him and his team. When a particular event stands out in Jeff Gordon's...

Wed 20 Oct 1999
Rockingham Remington Arms Pit Crew is Ready

Rockingham Remington Arms Pit Crew is Ready

REMINGTON ARMS RACING PIT CREW TAKES AIM AT UNION 76 / ROCKINGHAM PIT CREW COMPETITION Rockingham, NC (September 23, 1999) -- Ted Musgrave and the No. 75 Remington Arms Racing pit crew are ready to take their shot at winning the Union 76 / ...