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Thu 17 Dec 1998
Charles

Charles "Buddy" Morrison Leaves NASCAR Legacy

ARLINGTON, Texas (Dec. 17, 1998) Charles "Buddy" Morrison, co-founder of Reher-Morrison Racing Engines and owner of a NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series team that joined the series in 1998, died Tuesday after a lengthy battle with cancer. He was 54. ...

BUSCH: Irvan-Simo Racing Branches Out

BUSCH: Irvan-Simo Racing Branches Out

Irvan-Simo Racing branches out By Shawn A. Akers & Dave Rodman MOORESVILLE, N.C. (Dec. 17, 1998) Irvan-Simo Racing, which has fielded a full-time entry in the NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series the past two years, will compete in all three ...

Tue 21 Jul 1998
Pike's Peak Entry List

Pike's Peak Entry List

NASCAR TRIPLEHEADER Pikes Peak International Raceway Tempus Resorts 300K NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series KIDDE Safety 200-mile NASCAR Winston West Series RE/MAX Challenge 150-mile NASCAR ARTGO Series Tempus Resorts 300K NASCAR Craftsman Truck...

Mon 14 Dec 1998
DEI Hires Sandy Jones to Run No. 16 Team

DEI Hires Sandy Jones to Run No. 16 Team

DEI hires Jones to run 16 team MOORESVILLE, N.C. (Dec. 14, 1998) Dale Earnhardt, Inc. (DEI) announced Monday that Sandy Jones has joined the organization as crew chief for the No. 16 NAPA Brakes Chevrolet driven by Ron Hornaday on the ...

Fri 03 Apr 1998
Homestead Starting Grid

Homestead Starting Grid

Sprague captures Bud Pole at Homestead Dave Rodman - NASCAR Online HOMESTEAD, Fla. (April 3, 1998) Defending NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series champion Jack Sprague of Spring Lake, Mich., absolutely spanked a 53-truck qualifying field and won ...

Tue 01 Sep 1998
Xpress Motorsports News 98-09-01

Xpress Motorsports News 98-09-01

Life in the Pits It's been seven races since the NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series has started using traditional pit stops as used in most other NASCAR touring series. Randy Tolsma, driver of the No. 61 IWX Motor Freight Chevrolet, is finding a lot...

Fri 11 Dec 1998
Ortho Leaves Hardy Motorsports

Ortho Leaves Hardy Motorsports

Hardy in limbo after Ortho leaves DALLAS, Ga. (Dec. 10, 1998) Hardy Motorsports, which scored a ninth-place finish in the 1998 NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series final standings with driver Ron Barfield, may not race in 1999 unless it can ...

Wed 16 Dec 1998
Barry Owens, Frontline MS Join Forces

Barry Owens, Frontline MS Join Forces

Frontline Motorsports-South joins forces with Barry Owens Racing. Linwood, NC (Dec 14, 1998) -- Frank Tiscareno, President of Frontline Motorsports-South announced today that the ...

Fri 11 Dec 1998
Greg Biffle Gets

Greg Biffle Gets "Winter Heat" Sponsor

Biffle gets sponsor for Winter Heat HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. (Dec. 10, 1998) Greg Biffle, the 1998 NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series Cintas Rookie of the Year and Roush Racing standout, is scheduled to defend his NASCAR Winter Heat Late Model...

Fri 20 Nov 1998
Mike Wallace, Tim Kohuth to ASE Racing

Mike Wallace, Tim Kohuth to ASE Racing

Wallace, Kohuth take over Team ASE ride MOORESVILLE, N.C. (Nov. 21, 1998) Jim Smith, owner of Ultra Motorsports, announced that he has signed Mike Wallace as the driver and Tim Kohuth as the crew chief of the No. 2 Team ASE Racing Ford in the ...

Fri 08 May 1998
Barry Bodine to Clark No. 63 at Homestead

Barry Bodine to Clark No. 63 at Homestead

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (March 31, 1998) Barry Bodine, youngest son of NASCAR Winston Cup Series driver Geoff Bodine, has been named the driver of Jim and Holly Clark's No. 63 Prime Performance Motorsports Chevrolet heading into this ...

Xpress Motorsports Dave Fuge Feature

Xpress Motorsports Dave Fuge Feature

Dave Fuge: Crew Chief/Team Manager - Xpress Motorsports "I am a very competitive person," said Dave Fuge, crew chief and team manager for the No. 61 IWX Motor Freight Chevrolet driven by Randy Tolsma. "I work very hard to make sure we are ...

Indianapolis results

Indianapolis results

NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series Racing Unofficial Race Results Cummins 200 Indianapolis Raceway Park Race No. 14/July 30, 1998 P No. Driver SponsorMake Pts ...

Wed 21 Oct 1998
Phoenix Goodyear tire notes

Phoenix Goodyear tire notes

Goodyear Tire Notes for the NASCAR Winston Cup Dura Lube/K-Mart 500 GOODYEAR TIRE NOTES FOR THE NASCAR WINSTON CUP DURA LUBE/K-MART 500 CRAFTSMAN TRUCK GM GOODWRENCH SERVICE PLUS/AC DELCO 300 PHOENIX INTERNATIONAL RACEWAY - 1.0 MILE OVAL FAST...

Mon 02 Nov 1998
Bobby Hamilton 'Trucks' With DANA

Bobby Hamilton 'Trucks' With DANA

Hamilton goes trucking with DANA LAS VEGAS (Nov. 2, 1998) DANA Corporation, a global manufacturer of automotive components based in Toledo, Ohio, announced today it would be the primary sponsor of a team to be owned and fielded by NASCAR ...

Tue 03 Nov 1998
Kent Harrison, Ford Motorsports Interview

Kent Harrison, Ford Motorsports Interview

NASCAR Craftsman Truck FORD HAS BECOME INCREASINGLY MORE COMPETITIVE OVER THE PAST FOUR YEARS OF THE NASCAR CRAFTSMAN TRUCK SERIES. DURING THE INITIAL YEAR OF COMPETITION, 1995, THE MANUFACTURER HAD ONLY ONE POLE AND FOUR WINS. THE FOLLOWING...

Sat 12 Dec 1998
Banquet Notes

Banquet Notes

NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series Notebook By Brett Borden SAN FRANCISCO (Dec. 11, 1998) Notes and quotes from Friday's NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series banquet: Ridge Gate, Inc., owner of the Ridge Gate Motorsports Nos. 38 and 39 Chevrolets,...

Thu 17 Sep 1998
Bobby Labonte to Drive Shell Car At Dover

Bobby Labonte to Drive Shell Car At Dover

BOBBY LABONTE SET TO DRIVE SHELL PONTIAC AT DOVER DOWNS DOVER, DE - Bobby Labonte will drive the Shell Pontiac in the upcoming MBNA Gold 200 at Dover Downs International Speedway. The race will mark the Winston Cup regular's fifth 1998...

Thu 13 Aug 1998
Heartland Park Mike Wallace Preview

Heartland Park Mike Wallace Preview

TOPEKA, Kan. --- August 23, 1998 will mark the date that Ken Schrader Racing and Mike Wallace return to Heartland Park Topeka for their one year anniversary. It will be only the second trip for the No. 52 Purolator PureONE team but Ken Schrader...

Fri 18 Dec 1998
Mike Bliss Replaces Joe Ruttman at Roush in 1999

Mike Bliss Replaces Joe Ruttman at Roush in 1999

Bliss replaces Ruttman at Roush Racing By Brett Borden LIVONIA, Mich. (Dec. 18, 1998) Joe Ruttman, who finished third in the point standings in each of the past two NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series seasons, has been let go by Roush Racing...

Tue 15 Sep 1998
gateway Scot Walters Preview

gateway Scot Walters Preview

Scot Walters/ Red Man Racing Notes * Rebound at New Track: Scot Walters and the Red Man/Brewco Motorsports team are looking to rebound at Gateway International Raceway from the teams second DNF of the year. The Red Man team ...

Mon 06 Jul 1998
Schrader team

Schrader team "goes home" to Nazareth

Schrader Racing goes "home" to Nazareth NAZARETH, Pa. (July 6, 1998) When the No 52 Purolator PureONE Chevrolet racing team leaves for Nazareth Speedway this week for Sunday's NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series NAPA AutoCare 200, it will be like...

Tue 07 Apr 1998
Standings after Homestead

Standings after Homestead

NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series Standings 1998 Official Standings After Florida Dodge Dealers 400K Miami-Dade Homestead Motorsports Complex Race No. 2/April 4, 1998 Pos Driver Sponsor Make Pts Sts Ws Tp Tp Winnings ...

Fri 18 Dec 1998
Bobby Hamilton, Butch Miller Impressed in First Tests

Bobby Hamilton, Butch Miller Impressed in First Tests

Miller, Hamilton impress in first tests CHARLOTTE, N.C. (Dec. 17, 1998) New NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series team owner Bobby Hamilton and Dana Dodge driver Butch Miller both made strong impressions during their first test sessions together....

Fri 25 Sep 1998
Martinsville Starting Grid

Martinsville Starting Grid

Biffle wins third straight Bud Pole By Shawn A. Akers MARTINSVILLE, Va. (Sept. 25, 1998) It's just one of those things that, even if he thought about it for years, Greg Biffle would never be able to explain. The NASCAR Craftsman...

Wed 15 Jul 1998
IRL: Pikes Peak Notes

IRL: Pikes Peak Notes

July 15, 1998 Former NFL coach, current truck racer Jerry Glanville plans Colorado Springs appearance next week FOUNTAIN, Colo. - Former coach Jerry Glanville will sign autographs from 4-7 p.m. at the grand opening of Phil Long's Motor...

Mon 23 Nov 1998
New Crew Chief Named to No. 84 Truck

New Crew Chief Named to No. 84 Truck

Wlodyka moves to Liberty Racing Lorain, Ohio (Nov. 23, 1998) Liberty Racing team owner Jim Herrick has announced the appointment of veteran mechanic Roland Wlodyka as crew chief for the No. 84 Porter-Cable Power Tools Racing team in the ...

Fri 03 Apr 1998
Homestead Starting Grid

Homestead Starting Grid

NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series Qualifying Results Florida Dodge Dealers 400 Metro Dade-Homestead Motorsports Complex Race No. 2 /April 3, 1998 Pos No. Name Make Time Speed 1 24 Jack Sprague Chv ...

Wed 11 Nov 1998
Mike Wallace Season Review

Mike Wallace Season Review

Mike Wallace Purolator PureONE Racing NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series 1998 Season End Report "We had a good season but didn't accomplish everything we hoped for," said Wallace. "We got off to a great run at Orlando and did not get the finish to...

Tue 28 Jul 1998
IRP Scot Walters Preview

IRP Scot Walters Preview

Cummins 200 July 30, 1998 Claremont, Indiana Scot Walters/Red Man Racing Notes * It is back home again in Indiana for Scot Walters and the Red Man/Brewco Motorsports team. Although Brewco Motorsports is ...

Wed 05 Aug 1998
Tony Roper and Tom Gloy Interview

Tony Roper and Tom Gloy Interview

NASCAR Craftsman Truck TONY ROPER, DRIVER - NO. 55 ICEHOUSE BEER FORD F-150 and TOM GLOY, OWNER - NO. 55 ICEHOUSE BEER FORD F-150 WERE ON THE NASCAR CRAFTSMAN TRUCK SERIES TELECONFERENCE TODAY. A TRANSCRIPT OF THE TELECONFERENCE ...

Tue 14 Jul 1998
Pikes Peak Gains Sponsor

Pikes Peak Gains Sponsor

Tempus Resorts, Rocky Mountain Chevy Dealers sponsor NASCAR Truck race FOUNTAIN, Colo. - Tempus Resorts International has joined the Rocky Mountain Chevy Dealers as sponsors for the NASCAR Craftsman Truck Race at Pikes Peak International ...

Wed 16 Dec 1998
Scott Hansen To Drive No. 52

Scott Hansen To Drive No. 52

SCOTT HANSEN NAMED DRIVER OF THE NO. 52 OAKWOOD HOMES CHEVROLET December 15, 1998 (Charlotte, N.C.)---Oakwood Homes Corporation announced today that Scott Hansen will drive the No. 52 Oakwood Homes Chevrolet for the 1999 season. Oakwood Homes...

Tue 27 Oct 1998
Bully Hill To Sponsor Watkins Glen Event

Bully Hill To Sponsor Watkins Glen Event

Bully Hill Vineyards sponsors WGI truck race WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (Oct. 27, 1998) Watkins Glen International President Bryan R. Sperber has announced that Bully Hill Vineyards will be the new title sponsor of the NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series ...

Tue 28 Jul 1998
IRP Cummins 200 Schedule

IRP Cummins 200 Schedule

Cummins 200 presented by the Indiana Dodge Dealers Indianapolis Raceway Park All Times Eastern Thursday, July 30 Time Event TV Radio 8 a.m. Garage opens 10 a.m. Drawing to determine qualifying order 10 a.m....

Wed 23 Sep 1998
Martinsville Randy Renfrow To Drive No. 61 Truck

Martinsville Randy Renfrow To Drive No. 61 Truck

Randy Renfrow to Drive IWX Chevy MARTINSVILLE, VA. (Sept. 23, 1998) - Randy Renfrow, 40, a veteran short track campaigner from Fuquay-Varina, N.C., will drive the No. 61 IWX Motor Freight Chevrolet in the NAPA 250 NASCAR Craftsman Truck ...