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Sat 17 Feb 2001
Daytona Twin 125 results

Daytona Twin 125 results

Race one: Pos No St Driver Mak Lap ---------------------------------------- 1. 4 40 Sterling Marlin Dge 50 2. 26 25 Jerry Nadeau Chv 50 3. 14 3 Dale Earnhardt Che 50 4. 9 96 Andy Houston ...

Dodge Daytona 500 over-the-wall pit crews

Dodge Daytona 500 over-the-wall pit crews

<pre> BILL ELLIOTT (No. 9 Dodge Dealers Dodge Intrepid R/T) Crew Chief: Mike Ford Rear Tire Carrier: Ryan Buscaglio Front Tire Carrier: Heath Cherry Spotter: Eddie D'Hondt Jackman: Mike Ford Gasman: Rodney...

Thu 18 Jan 2001
BUSCH: Disson Furst & Partners changes name to Tailwind Sports

BUSCH: Disson Furst & Partners changes name to Tailwind Sports

(WASHINGTON, DC) -- In a move that launches a new direction for the company, the national sports marketing firm Disson Furst and Partners has been re-named Tailwind Sports and will now concentrate its business in two primary areas: cycling and ...

Sat 21 Jul 2001
Dodge Then & Now - Cotton Owens

Dodge Then & Now - Cotton Owens

Cotton Owens Helped Put Dodge In the Stock Car Record Books LOUDON, N.H., July 18, 2001 - In the 1960s and 1970s, a lot of winning stock car drivers had one thing in common - a Cotton Owens-prepared Dodge. David Pearson, for example, first...

Thu 03 May 2001
Mike Moore, crew chief, profile

Mike Moore, crew chief, profile

Mike Moore, Car Chief/ Jackman No. 29 GM Goodwrench Chevrolet Monte Carlo With today's technology of the World Wide Web, the Internet has become a key component for those looking to post their resumes or make a career change. At Richard...

Thu 25 Oct 2001
Dodge Then & Now, Bobby Isaac

Dodge Then & Now, Bobby Isaac

Dodge: Then & Now Bobby Isaac Had Record-Setting Success with Dodge AVONDALE, Ariz., Oct. 24, 2001 - Bobby Isaac came from humble beginnings but before he died in 1977 he had reached the pinnacle of the racing world and set dozens of records...

Thu 15 Feb 2001
Preston Root - more than a race fan

Preston Root - more than a race fan

Preston Root--More Than Just a Race Fan by Rich Romer - special to Motorsport.com DAYTONA BEACH--If you are a race fan, the chances are that you have heard the radio voice of Preston Root. Over the airwaves of Daytona Beach station WNDB, AM...

Thu 13 Dec 2001
Terry Labonte's crew chief named

Terry Labonte's crew chief named

Veteran NASCAR mechanic Jim Long has been hired as the crew chief for the Hendrick Motorsports Terry Labonte program. His main task is to turn the team around after this year's dismal season. Long 44, was a crew member of the 1986 Gary Nelson led...

Fri 19 Oct 2001
Richard Brickhouse special feature

Richard Brickhouse special feature

Brickhouse, a 63-year-old farmer/truck driver from Rocky Point, N.C., raced full-time from 1968-70. He started his NASCAR career in a car that he bought from Richard Petty -- a '67 Plymouth that earned him a fourth-place finish in his first ...

Sat 07 Jul 2001
Ernie Elliott interview

Ernie Elliott interview

ERNIE ELLIOTT (Ernie Elliott, Inc., engine builder for Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates and Melling Racing) NOTE: Elliott's restrictor-plate engines qualified second for the Daytona 500 in February and won the pole for the Talladega 500.

Thu 15 Feb 2001
Daytona Twin 125's starting line up

Daytona Twin 125's starting line up

First Twin 125 Pos No Driver Make Time Gap To 1st Speed Gap To 1st ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1. 9 Bill Elliott Dge 49.029 ...

Wed 21 Feb 2001
Driver reaction to Dale Earnhardt's death

Driver reaction to Dale Earnhardt's death

Jeremy Mayfield, driver of the No. 12 Ford: "I don't know what to say. said Jeremy Mayfield, driver of the No. 12 Ford. "This is incredible, just incredible. I think everybody is just in shock right now. I didn't see much of what happened up there...

Thu 08 Feb 2001
Scott Eggleston profile

Scott Eggleston profile

Entering only his fourth year as a NASCAR Winston Cup crew chief and first year with Dale Earnhardt Inc., 38-year-old Scott Eggleston is quite optimistic about the 2001 season. Do not let his quiet demeanor fool you. A self-proclaimed "common ...

Sat 11 Aug 2001
Watkins Glen Pit Terrace fans to meet drivers

Watkins Glen Pit Terrace fans to meet drivers

Gordon, Pruett And Blaney Set To Visit Pit Terrace Hospitality Watkins Glen, NY (August 8, 2001) - Watkins Glen International announced today that all pit terrace customers will be treated to an exclusive question and answer session with three...

Thu 12 Jul 2001
Pedro Rodr?guez statistics

Pedro Rodr?guez statistics

<pre> Highlights Statistics: Pedro Rodríguez Year Race & Track Type Car Result Comments 1949 National Youth Champ Cycling 1954 National Champ Motorcycles125cc 1957 LA Times GP...

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,...

Fri 09 Nov 2001
Dodge Then & Now 11-07-01

Dodge Then & Now 11-07-01

Dodge: Then & Now Sam McQuagg Used First Spoiler for Dodge Win HOMESTEAD, Fla., Nov. 7, 2001 - For a driver with only one NASCAR Grand National Series win, Sam McQuagg had a lot of firsts in his career. He used the first spoiler in NASCAR Grand...

Tue 27 Feb 2001
Gordon Gibbs to serve as interim crew chief for Nadeau

Gordon Gibbs to serve as interim crew chief for Nadeau

ROCKINGHAM, N.C. -- Gordon Gibbs, chief mechanic for the No. 25 UAW-Delphi Chevrolet, will serve as the team's interim crew chief for this weekend's events at North Carolina Speedway. Hendrick Motorsports' Director of Racing Operations, Ken...

Richard Childress Racing press conference

Richard Childress Racing press conference

"Thank you all for coming. My name is David Hart. I'm the Director of Communications for Richard Childress Racing. I'd like to introduce Richard Childress, President and CEO of Richard Childress Racing." Richard Childress: "First off, I'd...

Sat 17 Nov 2001
Dodge Then & Now 11-14-01

Dodge Then & Now 11-14-01

Dodge Exceeds Expectations, Builds Foundation for 2002 HAMPTON, Ga., Nov. 14, 2001 - "Dodge couldn't have written a better script." "I give Dodge high marks in their first year return." "Our team was real competitive from the first race on." ...

Thu 01 Mar 2001
Traci Hultzapple joins Cox Marketin Group

Traci Hultzapple joins Cox Marketin Group

CHARLOTTE, NC, (February 11, 2001) - Cox Marketing Group is proud to announce the hiring of Traci Hultzapple, former corporate motorsports producer for NASCAR Images, LLC. Hultzapple has been named CITGO account manager for CITGO SUPERGARD's...

Mon 12 Nov 2001
Earnhardt Jr., Budweiser Homestead race report

Earnhardt Jr., Budweiser Homestead race report

Bill Elliott Returns to Victory Circle Dale Jr. 15th For Second Week in a Row, Team Rebounds From Early Woes The last time Bill Elliott drove into a Winston Cup victory lane, it was behind the wheel of a Budweiser-sponsored car in September of...

Thu 04 Oct 2001
Melling Racing to field Levi Garrett Dodge

Melling Racing to field Levi Garrett Dodge

CONCORD, N.C. (Oct. 2, 2001) Melling Racing's No. 92 Dodge will carry the familiar colors of Conwood Sales Company's Levi Garrett brand in the upcoming NASCAR Winston Cup Series races at Lowe's Motor Speedway in Charlotte (Oct. 7) and Talladega...

Sat 24 Feb 2001
Kevin White of Square D lends a helping hand

Kevin White of Square D lends a helping hand

CHARLOTTE, N.C., (Feb. 21, 2001) - Kevin White, the tire specialist for the No. 55 Square D Racing pit crew, helped save a woman's life on his way home from the Daytona 500. The crew member stopped his car to help after an automobile accident ...