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Mon 25 Dec 2000
BUSCH: Ricky Pearson leaving Team Amick Motorsports

BUSCH: Ricky Pearson leaving Team Amick Motorsports

Mooresville, NC (December 22) -- Team Amick Motorsports announced today that Ricky Pearson is leaving the team this week after serving one year as crew chief, during a time when the No. 35 Busch Series Grand National Division car,...

Wed 20 Dec 2000
BUSCH: Support for Busch Preview at an all-time high

BUSCH: Support for Busch Preview at an all-time high

DAVIDSON, North Carolina - December 19, 2000 - The Busch Series Ladies Association (BSLA) has received an unprecedented amount of support for its first event of the 2001 season. The greatest assistance comes from the return of Team Monte Carlo...

Tue 19 Dec 2000
BUSCH: Drivers use videogames to stay sharp

BUSCH: Drivers use videogames to stay sharp

Concord, NC: After Santa delivers all the videogame consoles and personal computers that he's been asked for this Christmas, millions of Americans will sit down and test their driving skills playing racing videogames during the holiday...

Sat 16 Dec 2000
BUSCH: Hank Parker, Jr. joins Cicci-Welliver Racing

BUSCH: Hank Parker, Jr. joins Cicci-Welliver Racing

Concord,NC (December 15,2000) -- Cicci-Welliver Racing announced today that driver Hank Parker, Jr. has been signed to join veteran wheelmen Tim Fedewa and David Green as the third driver for NASCAR's second longest-running Busch...

BUSCH: K. Grubb, Timber Wolf back with Brewco

BUSCH: K. Grubb, Timber Wolf back with Brewco

CENTRAL CITY, Ky. (Dec. 14, 2000) NASCAR Busch Series Grand National Division driver Kevin Grubb and officials of Swedish Match North America Thursday announced contracts that will keep the 22-year-old Mechanicsville, Va., driver in Brewco ...

BUSCH: Wasson to race full season

BUSCH: Wasson to race full season

Wasson puts stock in tested path By Dave Rodman CHARLOTTE, N.C. (Dec. 13, 2000) Gus Wasson hopes that a background that resembles that of Jeff Gordon, Tony Stewart, Dave Blaney, Jason Leffler and Ryan Newman leads to a fraction of the success ...

BUSCH: Gibbs Racing makes changes

BUSCH: Gibbs Racing makes changes

Joe Gibbs Racing makes Busch team changes By Tim Packman CHARLOTTE, N.C. (Dec. 12, 2000) Joe Gibbs Racing announced personnel changes for its two NASCAR Busch Series teams Tuesday. Doug Richert was named team manager for the No. 4 Porter-Cable...

Tue 12 Dec 2000
BUSCH: Doug Richert named Team Manager for Gibbs Racing

BUSCH: Doug Richert named Team Manager for Gibbs Racing

CHARLOTTE --- Steve de Souza, Joe Gibbs Racing Vice President of Busch and Truck Operations, announced today a reorganization within the Joe Gibbs Racing Busch Series program. Doug Richert has been appointed Team Manager for both Busch Series ...

BUSCH: Fox names pits reporters

BUSCH: Fox names pits reporters

FOX announces pit road reporters By Tim Packman NEW YORK (Dec. 7, 2000) FOX Sports has announced the three pit reporters to fill out its inaugural broadcast team for NASCAR Winston Cup and Busch Series events. Dick Berggren, Steve Byrnes and...

Fri 08 Dec 2000
BUSCH: Carroll Racing re-signs Bobby Hamilton, Jr.

BUSCH: Carroll Racing re-signs Bobby Hamilton, Jr.

DENVER, N.C. (December 6, 2000) - Carroll Racing announced that Bobby Hamilton, Jr., rising star of the NASCAR Busch Series and son of Winston Cup veteran, Bobby Hamilton, has signed on to drive the No. 26 Carroll Racing Dr Pepper Chevrolet...

BUSCH: Scott Wimmer driver of #20 in 2001

BUSCH: Scott Wimmer driver of #20 in 2001

HIGH POINT, N.C -- Without question, Scott Wimmer's dramatic NASCAR Winston Cup debut in the season-ending NAPA 500 at Atlanta last month was not the best-ever debut by a novice to motorsports' top uompetitive series. But certainly no driver has...

BUSCH: Carroll Racing inks Dr. Pepper sponsor

BUSCH: Carroll Racing inks Dr. Pepper sponsor

DENVER, NC - Dr Pepper has teamed with Carroll Racing as primary sponsor for the 2001, 2002 and 2003 NASCAR Busch Series Grand National Division season. With driver to be announced this week, Carroll Racing will field the Dr Pepper Chevrolet...

Mon 04 Dec 2000
BUSCH: Roush paces Kentucky test

BUSCH: Roush paces Kentucky test

SPARTA, Ky. (Dec. 1, 2000) The NASCAR Busch Series Grand National Division will use higher compression engines in 2001 and powerplants from the Roush Engines shop proved earlier this week they could be on the leading edge of the series' switch to...

BUSCH: Dodge to sponsor races, pace cars

BUSCH: Dodge to sponsor races, pace cars

DARLINGTON, S.C. (Nov. 29, 2000) Dodge is not only getting back into NASCAR racing with race cars, but also with pace cars. Starting in 2001, the Carolina Dodge Dealers will sponsor the spring NASCAR Winston Cup Series event at Darlington...

BUSCH: Dodge tests at Kentucky

BUSCH: Dodge tests at Kentucky

Dodge sets test at Kentucky Speedway By Dave Rodman SPARTA, Ky. (Nov. 28, 2000) Dodge Intrepids representing three of the five teams that will field the make in the 2001 NASCAR Winston Cup Series will open a two-day test Wednesday at Kentucky ...

BUSCH: ppc Racing celebrates 2000 season, looks forward

BUSCH: ppc Racing celebrates 2000 season, looks forward

MOORESVILLE, N.C. - Dream season. Those are the two words that best sum up the 2000 season in the NASCAR Busch Series, Grand National Division for ppc Racing. Teammates Jeff Green and @!Jason Keller finished one and two in the championship...

BUSCH: Kennon new McLaughlin crew chief

BUSCH: Kennon new McLaughlin crew chief

CONCORD, NC --- (November 28, 2000) - Innovative Motorsports Team Owner George deBidart announced the hiring of Gere Kennon as crew chief for the ...

BUSCH: Mark Green new ride for 2001

BUSCH: Mark Green new ride for 2001

CONCORD, N.C. (Nov. 28, 2000) - Mark Green will be driving for a new team in the NASCAR Busch Series 2001 season. Davis & Weight Motorsports announced Green will pilot its No. 55 Ford car next year. He drove the No. 63 Exxon Superflo Chevrolet to...

Tue 21 Nov 2000
BUSCH: Team Rensi tests at Darlington

BUSCH: Team Rensi tests at Darlington

Darlington, SC (November 20, 2000)Team Rensi Motorsports entered Darlington Raceway in full force on November 15, 2000, prepared to test two trucks with Randy Tolsma and David Donohue. "We brought the entire team to Darlington," stated Sam...

Mon 20 Nov 2000
BUSCH: Andy Petree Racing seeks sponsor

BUSCH: Andy Petree Racing seeks sponsor

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (November 15, 2000) - Andy Petree Racing announced today it is seeking a sponsor to run a limited schedule for the 2001 season in the NASCAR Busch Series, Grand National Division for the No. 15 Chevrolet Monte Carlo and driver Mike...

BUSCH: Kenny Wallace gets new crew chief

BUSCH: Kenny Wallace gets new crew chief

Charlotte, NC (November 14, 2000): Crew Chief Tony Lambert wrapped up a phenomenal 2000 season with Mark Martin and Roush Racing's ...

BUSCH: T. Bodine wraps up Busch career at Atlanta

BUSCH: T. Bodine wraps up Busch career at Atlanta

CHARLOTTE, N.C. --- Todd Bodine completed the 2000 NASCAR Busch Series, Grand National Division season this past weekend at Homestead-Miami Speedway. In addition, the Chemung, N.Y. - native concluded his career in the Busch Series as he will move...

Sun 19 Nov 2000
BUSCH: O'Reilly to sponsor Texas quailfying

BUSCH: O'Reilly to sponsor Texas quailfying

FORT WORTH-DALLAS (Nov. 17, 2000) - O'Reilly Auto Parts will distribute free tickets to NASCAR Winston Cup and NASCAR Busch Series qualifying sessions at Texas Motor Speedway - collectively saving fans as much as $2 million. O'Reilly Qualifying...

Tue 14 Nov 2000
BUSCH: Grubb Motorsports closes it doors

BUSCH: Grubb Motorsports closes it doors

MECHANICSVILLE, Va. (Nov. 13, 2000) Grubb Motorsports is closing its doors after four years of competition in NASCAR's Busch Series Grand National Division, team owner Bill Grubb said Monday. "Finding a sponsor was our biggest goal going into ...

BUSCH: Standings after Homestead

BUSCH: Standings after Homestead

Pos Driver points Starts Wins Top 5 Top 10 Winnings --------------------------------------------------------------------- 1. Jeff Green 5005 32 6 25 27 1,145,450 2. Jason Keller 4389 32...

BUSCH: Homestead results (complete)

BUSCH: Homestead results (complete)

Pos No St Driver Mak Lap Pts Bn Money Status -------------------------------------------------------------------- 1. 6 24 Jeff Gordon Chv 200 180 5 69,575.00 Running 2. 2 60 Mark Martin Frd 200...

Mon 13 Nov 2000
BUSCH: Johnson finishes 6th at Homestead, ends year 10th in points

BUSCH: Johnson finishes 6th at Homestead, ends year 10th in points

After starting in 14th position, Jimmie Johnson and the ALLTEL Racing team finished sixth in Saturday's Miami 300, tying his best finish of the 2000 season. The finish preserved Johnson's 10th-place position in the NASCAR Busch Series point ...

BUSCH: BSLA sets date, location for 2001 Busch Preview

BUSCH: BSLA sets date, location for 2001 Busch Preview

MOORESVILLE, North Carolina - November 9, 2000 - The Busch Series Ladies Association (BSLA) has scheduled its annual "Busch Series Preview," the organization's biggest event, for Friday, January 5, 2001. The 2001 season kick-off event will be...

Sun 12 Nov 2000
BUSCH: Martin notes after Homestead race

BUSCH: Martin notes after Homestead race

MARK MARTIN --60-- Winn Dixie Taurus HOW WAS YOUR RUN? "I just want to give a special thanks to Winn Dixie. They've done so much for the Busch Grand National Series and taught a lot of these other companies how to do marketing programs with the...

BUSCH: Homestead results

BUSCH: Homestead results

Pos No. Driver Sponsor Mak Lap --------------------------------------------------------- 1. 24 Jeff Gordon Pepsi Chv 200 2. 60 Mark Martin Winn-Dixie Frd 200 3. 10 Jeff ...

BUSCH: Homestead starting line up

BUSCH: Homestead starting line up

Pos No Driver Make Time Gap To 1st Speed Gap To 1st ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1. 26 Bobby Hamilton Jr. Chv 35.646 151.490 ...

Sat 11 Nov 2000
BUSCH: J. Jarrett Homestead preview

BUSCH: J. Jarrett Homestead preview

Since driver Jason Jarrett had never driven a lap at the Phoenix International Raceway, the Jarrett / Favre team called on veteran wheelman Hut Stricklin for a little help at last weekend's Outback Steakhouse 200. The plan called for Stricklin,...

BUSCH: J. Gordon set for Homestead double duty

BUSCH: J. Gordon set for Homestead double duty

MIAMI (Nov. 8, 2000) -- Part of Jeff Gordon's double duty effort this weekend at Homestead-Miami Speedway will be his farewell run in the NASCAR Busch Grand National Series with his No. 24 Pepsi Chevrolet in Saturday's Miami 300. Gordon, who...

BUSCH: Team Amick Homestead preview

BUSCH: Team Amick Homestead preview

"I couldn't believe that happened," Amick remembers. "Usually, guys will take it easy for the first few laps to kind of settle into a rhythm, but I guess some drivers got a little antsy and wanted to start racing hard from the drop of the green...

BUSCH: M. Green anxxious to try new cas at Homestead

BUSCH: M. Green anxxious to try new cas at Homestead

CHARLOTTE, N.C.-The excitement has been building for several weeks and finally the day of judgment awaits Mark Green and his Superflo, HMV Motorsports team as they head into the Homestead-Miami Speedway with a new Ford Taurus for the Miami...