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Wed 30 Jul 1997
Wednesday news 97-7-30

Wednesday news 97-7-30

NASCARFans E-mail List Washington-Irving Racing has decided on the people with which it will fill several key positions for its debut season in 1998. Jimmy Martin, who has managed the business side of the Petty Enterprises racing operation, has...

Thu 08 May 1997
Daytona Busch Clash note

Daytona Busch Clash note

DAYTONA 500 BUSCH POLE/BUSCH CLASH NOTE IN THE 19-YEAR history of the Busch Clash, 1997 marks the first time that neither front row qualifier for the Daytona 500 will be competing in the Busch Clash. In the 18 previous runnings of the...

Fri 19 Dec 1997
News 97-12-19

News 97-12-19

NASCARFans E-Mail Newsletter Jayski's news gatherings: "New Holland North America, Inc. announced today an agreement with Ricky Craven Motorsports for the 1998 NASCAR/BUSCH GRAND NATIONAL Series. The agreement includes the popular Ron...

Thu 27 Nov 1997
News - Thanksgiving Day 97-11-27

News - Thanksgiving Day 97-11-27

NASCARFans E-Mail List Happy Thanksgiving, everyone! While my wife and two daughters are upstairs cooking the turkey (and my two sons are destroying the rest of the house ala Calvin and Hobbes), I snuck downstairs to check out the 'net.

Thu 08 May 1997
News 97-12-16

News 97-12-16

NASCARFans E-Mail Newsletter Lots of stuff today..... ===== Jayski's news gatherings: I hear Darrell Waltrip released crew chief Jeff Hammond today. DW is making the change to try and revamp his team and become more competitive. I hear he may...

Sat 22 Nov 1997
Bill France recovering from procedure

Bill France recovering from procedure

Report from Motorsport News International Thanks to NASCAR Online France recovering in Japan DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Nov. 21, 1997) NASCAR President Bill France is resting comfortably in satisfactory condition at a Japanese hospital ...

Thu 08 May 1997
Bristol Friday morning news

Bristol Friday morning news

NASCAR Fans E-mail List Miss Bristol in critical condition Again NASCAR Fans prayers are needed for someone in the Winston Cup family. A Richlands beauty queen remains in critical condition at Bristol Regional Medical Center. Amanda...

News 97-11-25

News 97-11-25

NASCARFans E-Mail List The "Hat Man" has done his last dance in victory lane. Bill Brodrick, long-time publicity and public relations specialist for the racing division of Unocal 76 and P.R. counsel for that division, has been...

Cup/Busch/Truck Points

Cup/Busch/Truck Points

NASCARFans E-Mail List All points courtesy of Chaz. Thanks! ===== Winston Cup Driver Standings 1. Jeff Gordon, 4,598. 2. Dale Jarrett, 4,521. 3. Mark Martin, 4,511. 4. Jeff Burton, 4,224. 5. Dale Earnhardt, 4,096. 6....

Tue 28 Oct 1997
Owner points after Rockingham

Owner points after Rockingham

Report from Motorsport News International Thanks to NASCAR Online 1997 NASCAR Winston Cup Series Official Owner Standings After AC Delco 400 North Carolina Motor Speedway Race No. 30/October 27, 1997 Official standings are announced by...

Wed 23 Jul 1997
Indianapolis Brickyard400 entries

Indianapolis Brickyard400 entries

For Immediate Release Entry Follows FORMER WINNERS GORDON, EARNHARDT, JARRETT HEADLINE BRICKYARD 400 ENTRIES INDIANAPOLIS, July 23, 1997 -- Former winners Jeff Gordon, Dale Earnhardt and Dale ...

Thu 08 May 1997
M. Waltrip owner's wife killed

M. Waltrip owner's wife killed

Thanks to The AP ******************* CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - The wife of NASCAR team owner Leonard Wood was killed, and he was among those injured in a crash on Interstate 85 shortly after the completion of a race at the Charlotte Motor ...

Wed 15 Oct 1997
News 97-10-15

News 97-10-15

NASCARFans E-Mail List Earthquake in Fontana, CA today but RPM2Nite reports that track officials at the California Speedway say there was no damage to the track (Jayski) ========== Look For ASA driver Brad Loney in the ...

Sat 18 Oct 1997
News 97-10-18

News 97-10-18

NASCARFans E-Mail List ===== Note from Mike: I'd appreciate any of you who correspond with me to use email address "mailto:mike@nascarfans.com" instead of using my work email address from where these posts are sent. I am a computer consultant...

Thu 08 May 1997
Charoltte schedule

Charoltte schedule

NASCAR Fans E-mail List Here is a look a the events that will be coming to Charlotte leading up to the 600 in two weeks. TODAY (No admission or parking charge) 6-10 p.m.: IROC practice. TUESDAY (No admission or parking charge) 9:30 a.m.-noon,...

Darlington stats

Darlington stats

NASCAR Fans E-mail List As is it has become our custom, Wednesday before the race is stats day. This is a chance before the race to see how some of the drivers and the track looks for the upcoming race. This week our focus is ...

Chris Trickle Fund Information

Chris Trickle Fund Information

NASCARFans E-Mail List Wow, what a positive response from everyone about the Chris Trickle news post! For further Chris Trickle information, check the Star Nursery web site, one of the official sites for Chris updates ...

News 97-11-24

News 97-11-24

NASCARFans E-Mail List ===== International Speedway Corporation announced that its Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Bill France,(Jr) is resting comfortably in satisfactory condition at a Japanese hospital, following an angioplasty procedure.

Mon 03 Nov 1997
Crhis Tricke update 97-11-03

Crhis Tricke update 97-11-03

NASCARFans E-Mail List Some good news! Thanks to Jayski for the link. ===== Story by Glenn Puit, Las Vegas Review Journal. I quote: The experts warned Chris Trickle's parents not to hope for miracles. They told Chuck and Barbara Trickle...

Sun 26 Oct 1997
Rockingham rain out

Rockingham rain out

Thanks to: MotorSports PhotoSource OnLine News Service AC DELCO 400 POSTPONED UNTIL MONDAY ------------------------------------------------- Staff Report ------------------------------------------------- ROCKINGHAM, N.C. (MSPS) - Heavy ...

Mon 25 Aug 1997
Owner points after Bristol

Owner points after Bristol

Report from Motorsport News International NASCAR Public Relations 1997 NASCAR Winston Cup Series Official Owner Standings After Goody's Headache Powder 500 Bristol Motor Speedway Race No. 22/August 23, 1997 Official standings are announced...

Thu 08 May 1997
Daytona Saturday notes 97-02-08

Daytona Saturday notes 97-02-08

DAYTONA ARCA 200 PRE-RACE NOTES RON BARFIELD (No. 94 New Holland Tractors Ford) -- "We're trying to get faster. Our car's running pretty good in the draft. My car seems to be better behind somebody than when it's leading, and it's strongest...

Pace car driver named

Pace car driver named

Long-time NASCAR Winston Cup Series official Robert Auton has been named to drive the pace car. He replaces Elmo Langely who died in November of a heart attack while the NASCAR teams were in Japan for an exhibition race. Jack Durbin ...

News 97-10-06

News 97-10-06

NASCARFans E-Mail List Lots of news today, so let's get to it: ========== Full results of the UAW-GM 500, from Sunday, Oct. 5 1. (5) Dale Jarrett, Hickory, N.C., Ford, 334, $130,000. 2. (2) Bobby Labonte, Corpus Christi, Texas, Pontiac, 334,...

Sat 13 Sep 1997
Loudon starting grid

Loudon starting grid

Report from Motorsport News International NASCAR Public Relations 1997 NASCAR Winston Cup Series Starting Grid CMT 300 New Hampshire International Speedway Race No. 25/September 13 Pos No Name Make Time...

Thu 08 May 1997
Pocono Thursday news

Pocono Thursday news

NASCAR Fans E-mail List Silly Season Updates (Courtesy of Jayski) Morgan Shephard is rumored to be gone from the 1 car to the 77. Bill Elliott will run another special batman paint scheme later this year. Sabates comments on Indy ...

Fri 24 Oct 1997
Rockingham first round qualifying

Rockingham first round qualifying

Report from Motorsport News International Thanks to NASCAR Online 1997 NASCAR Winston Cup Series Qualifying Results AC Delco 400 North Carolina Motor Speedway Race No. 30/October 24 Pos No Name Make Time ...

Mon 22 Sep 1997
Racing the week Sept. 27 - 28 (All Series)

Racing the week Sept. 27 - 28 (All Series)

Report from Motorsport News International NASCAR Public Relations NASCAR Racing this week September 27 - 28 Saturday, September 27, 1997 NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series Hanes 250 Martinsville Speedway (.526 mile paved oval) ...

Thu 09 Oct 1997
Melling sponsor

Melling sponsor

Report from Motorsport News International NASCAR Public Relations Melling picks up primary sponsor CONCORD, N.C. (Oct. 9, 1997) Advantage Camouflage has reached an agreement to sponsor the Melling Racing Enterprises Ford driven on the ...

Thu 08 May 1997
ISC Track Purchase; Pocono?

ISC Track Purchase; Pocono?

NASCAR Fans Mail List ISC Buys Watkins Glen The already part owner of Watkins Glen International, International Speedway Corporation purchased the remaining half of the speedway yesterday. Will Pocono Go to Bruton Smith? Our...

Daytona Skinner wins pole; Clash and ARCA on tap

Daytona Skinner wins pole; Clash and ARCA on tap

Skinner wins Daytona 500 pole; Busch Clash, ARCA 200 on tap DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Feb. 8) -- Mike Skinner and Steve Grissom led 51 cars in Daytona 500 Busch Pole Award Qualifying Saturday at Daytona International Speedway, giving the Feb.

Sat 06 Dec 1997
Season Awards

Season Awards

Report from Motorsport News International Thanks to NASCAR Online NASCAR Winston Cup Series Awards NEW YORK (Dec. 5, 1997) True Value Man of the Year Winner: Dale Jarrett, No. 88 Quality Care/Ford Credit Ford Award: $25,000 (Donated to...

Thu 08 May 1997
News 97-10-30

News 97-10-30

NASCARFans E-Mail List I'll have some information later today, or maybe tomorrow, about the proposed ban on scanners, primarily how you can let your voice be heard against this bill. I just have to type it in. We as fans need to let our ...

Wed 08 Oct 1997
Chris Trickle update 97-10-08

Chris Trickle update 97-10-08

Had another opportunity to visit with Chris Trickle and his family on Sunday after Chuck and Barb made it to Cajon Speedway Saturday night. Needless to say that Saturday night was an emotional one. It was the first race that Barb has seen since...

Sun 23 Nov 1997
Suzuka results

Suzuka results

Report from Motorsport News International Thanks to NASCAR Online 1997 NASCAR Winston Cup Series Unofficial Race Results NASCAR Thunder Special - Suzuka Suzuka Circuitland November 23, 1997 Pos No Driver Make Sponsor ...

Thu 08 May 1997