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Sun 29 Oct 2000
Ware injured in truck practice

Ware injured in truck practice

By Tim Packman FONTANA, Ca. (Oct. 26, 2000) NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series driver Rick Ware was injured during Thursday afternoon's practice at California Speedway. After hitting the wall in the second turn, the No. 81 Sportsman...

Fontana starting line up

Fontana starting line up

Pos No Driver Make Time Gap To 1st Speed Gap To 1st ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1. 99 Kurt Busch* Frd 40.589 177.388 ...

Ford Racing Fontana qualifying

Ford Racing Fontana qualifying

Fontana, CA (October 27, 2000)-Kurt Busch won the pole with a record-breaking run of 40.589 at 177.388 miles-per-hour and Roush Racing "Killer B's" teammate Greg Biffle will start third. Rick Carelli was impressive qualifying in the fifth...

Irwindale news 2000-10-27

Irwindale news 2000-10-27

October 27, 2000 - - Irwindale Speedway is very proud of today's NASCAR announcement that Tim Evans, of Long Beach has been voted the prestigious True Value Mechanic of the Year Award in the Pacific Coast Region. Tim was crew chief and...

Fri 27 Oct 2000
Crawford sponsor renews

Crawford sponsor renews

Brookfield, WI - A perfect relationship has just gotten better. Milwaukee Electric Tool, a producer and seller of high-quality professional power tools, will be back as primary sponsor of the ...

Hendrick withdraws California truck entry

Hendrick withdraws California truck entry

HARRISBURG, N.C. (Oct. 24, 2000) Hendrick Motorsports, citing a mild concussion suffered Saturday by driver Ricky Hendrick in a crash in the NASCAR Busch Series Grand National Division Sam's Club 200 at North Carolina Speedway in Rockingham, has...

Wed 25 Oct 2000
Ford Racing Fontana preview

Ford Racing Fontana preview

Dearborn, MI (October 24, 2000)- Not Friday the 13th, a full moon, or a crash that ended his race on lap 79 could keep Greg Biffle from winning the 2000 NASCAR Craftsman Truck Championship. Having only to finish 27th or better at Texas, Greg ...

Team ASE to host students at Fontana

Team ASE to host students at Fontana

Herndon, VA (October 24, 2000) - For the second year, Team ASE and Ultra Motorsports will host automotive technical students from San Bernardino High School at California Speedway. Instructor, Greg Stewart, school principal, Darrell Adams...

M. Wallace Fontanta preview

M. Wallace Fontanta preview

FONTANA, CA (October 23, 2000) - Mike Wallace will have just one goal in mind when the Motorola 200, the final race of the 2000 NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series season, takes the green flag Saturday, October 28 at California Speedway. "It...

Morgan heads to Fontana,  wedding

Morgan heads to Fontana, wedding

Fontana, CA - As the 2000 NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series season comes to close drivers and teams are preparing for the 2001 season. Most teams are preparing new equipment, making crew changes and recruiting sponsors. For Rob Morgan driver of the...

Long entry list for Fontana

Long entry list for Fontana

FONTANA, Calif. - The garage area for the NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series is getting crowded. More than 40 entries have been received for the season finale, the Motorola 200 at Fontana's California Speedway Oct. 28. Interest in NASCAR's...

Tolsma Fontana finale preview

Tolsma Fontana finale preview

FONTANA, Calif. - It has been an emotional season for Randy Tolsma and the No. 25 CITGO-SUPERGARD Motor Oil Dodge team. With the season finale this weekend at California Speedway, Tolsma anticipates the event by reflecting on his career best...

Mike Wallace Fontana preview

Mike Wallace Fontana preview

FONTANA, CA (October 23, 2000) - Mike Wallace will have just one goal in mind when the Motorola 200, the final race of the 2000 NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series season, takes the green flag Saturday, October 28 at California Speedway. "It...

Sprague to announce new sponsor at Fontana

Sprague to announce new sponsor at Fontana

CONCORD, NC (Oct. 23, 2000) - After winning the last two NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series events at California Speedway, you know Jack Sprague can't wait to get back the 2-mile Fontana track for this weekend's Motorola 200. While Sprague...

Sun 22 Oct 2000
Cook, Keselowski team up for Fontana

Cook, Keselowski team up for Fontana

Auburn Hills, MI (October 22, 2000) - NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series veteran Terry Cook will join forces with Bob, Ron and Kay Keselowski, owners of K-Automotive, for the NASCAR Craftsman Trucks Series finale October 28th at California ...

Roush takes new driver around the track

Roush takes new driver around the track

CONCORD, N.C. (Oct. 19, 2000) Jack Roush has invested millions of dollars in NASCAR Winston Cup Series, Busch Series and Craftsman Truck Series programs as an owner but has never actually driven one of them - until Thursday. The multi-team owner...

Trucks return to Las Vegas

Trucks return to Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS - The NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series will return to Las Vegas Motor Speedway in 2001, it was announced Thursday by LVMS officials. After a one-year absence, the NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series will compete on LVMS' 1.5-mile ...

Sat 21 Oct 2000
Motorola sponsors season finale at Fontana

Motorola sponsors season finale at Fontana

FONTANA, Calif. (Oct. 20, 2000) -- Motorola, the "Official Communications Company of NASCAR," will support the NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series season finale Oct. 28 at California Speedway. The Motorola 200, held in conjunction with the Oct. 29 ...

Fri 20 Oct 2000
Tony Roper Charlotte memorial service

Tony Roper Charlotte memorial service

CONCORD, N.C. - October 17, 2000 -A memorial service for Tony Roper has been scheduled for family and friends in the Charlotte area. The service has been set for Monday, October 23 at 6:30 p.m. and will take place at: West Cabarrus ...

Tolsma Texas race notes

Tolsma Texas race notes

FORT WORTH, Texas (October 17, 2000) ? Randy Tolsma and the No. 25 CITGO-SUPERGARD Motor Oil Dodge team started the O’Reilly Auto Parts 400 in the 20th position and brought home a 7th place finish. In a race filled with cautions and attrition,...

Standings after Texas

Standings after Texas

Pos Driver points Starts Wins Top 5 Top 10 Winnings --------------------------------------------------------------------- 1. Greg Biffle 3666 23 5 17 17 618,780 2. Kurt Busch 3416 23...

Cook, Sealmaster racing end relationship

Cook, Sealmaster racing end relationship

SANDUSKY, Ohio (October 16, 2000) - One of the longest-running owner/driver combinations in the NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series (NCTS) has ended. SealMaster Racing and driver Terry Cook agreed to end their relationship effective immediately.

Tue 17 Oct 2000
Cook Texas race notes

Cook Texas race notes

FORT WORTH, TX (Oct. 14, 2000) - Terry Cook thought he had seen most everything in his NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series career. That is until he raced in the O'Reilly 400 at Texas Motor Speedway Friday night. "All you can say about our...

Mike Wallace Texas race report

Mike Wallace Texas race report

FORT WORTH, TX (October 14, 2000) - Mike Wallace didn't have the best of days in the O'Reilly 400 at Texas Motor Speedway, but that didn't mean he still couldn't find some positives after piloting his No. 2 Team ASE Ford F-150 to an ...

Tony Roper remembered

Tony Roper remembered

FAIR GROVE, MISSOURI - October 16, 2000 - Tony Roper is remembered for his passion for racing. Following in his father Dean's footsteps, Roper grew up at the racetrack eventually turning his dream to be a driver into reality. Roper started by ...

Tony Roper Memorial Information

Tony Roper Memorial Information

Visitation will be this Tuesday evening from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Greenlawn North Funeral Home in Springfield, MO. The funeral services will be held Wednesday at 12:30 p.m. at the high school gymnasium in Fair Grove, MO. Directions will be...

Texas team helps charity

Texas team helps charity

Athletes in NASCAR's top racing divisions cherish the opportunity to return to their home areas to race. The opportunity to mingle with friends, family and lifelong supporters is priceless, but in the face of the many requirements that come...

Texas race notes

Texas race notes

FORT WORTH - It wasn't pretty but Greg Biffle's 25th-place finish got the job done. When you string a dozen finishes among the top-five in 13 starts, a momentary glitch isn't going to deny Biffle and his Grainger Ford team the 2000 NASCAR...

Sun 15 Oct 2000
Texas O'Reilly 400 report

Texas O'Reilly 400 report

FORT WORTH - A night on which two NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series competitors achieved long-sought goals was tempered by the death of a third at Texas Motor Speedway. Bryan Reffner, who carried a 111-race winless streak - longest in series...

Tony Roper dies from injuries in Texas

Tony Roper dies from injuries in Texas

Tony Roper, driver of the No. 26 Mittler Tool Ford, died Saturday, October 14, at 10:55 a.m. as a result of injuries sustained in Friday's NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series event at Texas Motor Speedway. "Mr. Roper sustained a severe neck injury...

Roper dies of injuries incurred at Texas

Roper dies of injuries incurred at Texas

By Dave Rodman - NASCAR Online DALLAS (Oct. 14, 2000) Second generation stock car racer Tony Roper, 35, of Fair Grove, Mo., was pronounced dead at 11:55 a.m. ET Saturday at Parkland Hospital. Roper, the son of former ARCA Bondo/Mar-Hyde...

IRL: Reffner wins with Menard engione

IRL: Reffner wins with Menard engione

FORT WORTH, Texas, Saturday, Oct. 14, 2000 -- Butch Meyer, the engine builder for Team Menard, isn't one to pat himself on the back when driver Greg Ray blasts off to an awesome pole position qualifying run, which the native Texan did ...

Sat 14 Oct 2000
Reffner gets breakthrough win at Texas

Reffner gets breakthrough win at Texas

Reffner scores breakthrough win in O'Reilly 400 By Dave Rodman FORT WORTH, Texas (Oct. 13, 2000) One year after his team owner sealed the deal to buy a former champion's team in the NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series, driver Bryan Reffner Friday ...