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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 ...

Tue 10 Apr 2001
BUSCH: Harold Holly Nesquik Racing crew chief

BUSCH: Harold Holly Nesquik Racing crew chief

(Mooresville, NC) Harold Holly, crew chief on the No. 10 Nestlé® Nesquik Ford Taurus, was born and raised in Pell City, Alabama, only a few miles west of Talladega Superspeedway. Holly's introduction to racing came from his father, who took him...

Wed 25 Jul 2001
BUSCH: No. 10 Nestle Nesquik Ford driver announced

BUSCH: No. 10 Nestle Nesquik Ford driver announced

(Mooresville, NC) Scott Riggs, current points leader on the NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series, has signed on as the new driver for ppc Racing and the No. 10 Nestlé Nesquik Ford Taurus for the 2002-2003 NASCAR Busch Series seasons. The driver's seat...

Thu 06 Sep 2001
BUSCH: Curtis Markham serves many roles

BUSCH: Curtis Markham serves many roles

CHARLOTTE, NC --- Every major league baseball team has that one utility player they can call on to fill many roles, pinch-hitter, replacement starter, pinch runner, etc. At Joe Gibbs Racing, they have their own utility man that can be called on...

Wed 03 Jan 2001
BUSCH: Herzog Motorsports signs Toby Porter

BUSCH: Herzog Motorsports signs Toby Porter

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Herzog Motorsports, which fields the No. 92 Chevrolet Monte Carlo in the NASCAR Busch Series and the No. 22 and No. 44 cars in the ASA Series, has signed Greenville, S.C. native Toby Porter to a multi-year agreement. Beginning...

Thu 13 Dec 2001
BUSCH: Johnsonville Sausage links up with ST Motorsports

BUSCH: Johnsonville Sausage links up with ST Motorsports

LOCUST, N.C. (December 11, 2001) - Johnsonville Sausage has reached an agreement with ST Motorsports to become an associate sponsor of the No. 59 Kingsford Chevrolet driven by Stacy Compton for the 2002 and 2003 NASCAR Busch Grand National Series...

Tue 03 Apr 2001
BUSCH: Kentucky Speedway and Tide to honor Darrell Waltrip

BUSCH: Kentucky Speedway and Tide to honor Darrell Waltrip

SPARTA, KY - Kentucky Speedway and Tide, the flagship detergent of Cincinnati, OH based Procter & Gamble, celebrate the NASCAR accomplishments of NASCAR legend Darrell Waltrip and honor him with a life size bronze statue and walkway at the ...

Tue 13 Mar 2001
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BUSCH: "Chevy Thunder In The

Relations" <PRelatio@texasmotorspeedway.com> Stockyards" fan fest FORT WORTH-DALLAS (March 13, 2001) - The historic Fort Worth Stockyards will roar to life Friday and Saturday, March 30-31 as Chevy Thunder in the Stockyards returns with...

Thu 13 Dec 2001
BUSCH: Shawna Robinson signs with BAM Racing

BUSCH: Shawna Robinson signs with BAM Racing

Shawna Robinson has been climbing the ladder in stock cars and established a name for herself first in the NASCAR Busch series and then in the ARCA series. A major step was qualifying for a Winston Cup race. Robinson did just that at Michigan ...

Tue 08 May 2001
BUSCH: Nesquik Racing crew member profile - Billy Parker

BUSCH: Nesquik Racing crew member profile - Billy Parker

(Mooresville, NC) Billy "Catfish" Parker, son of legendary fisherman, Hank Parker, Sr. and brother of NASCAR Busch Series competitor, Hank Parker, Jr. has taken a back seat to his driving career to serve an "apprenticeship" on the Nesquik Racing...

Sat 01 Dec 2001
BUSCH: Michael Kranefus Racing shuts down Busch team

BUSCH: Michael Kranefus Racing shuts down Busch team

Motorsport.com -- Another team loses sponsor and has to shut it's doors. Loss of sponsor forces MK Racing to withdraw from the 2002 Busch series. The team, the ...

Wed 07 Nov 2001
BUSCH: Tim Shutt, Crew Chief JGR interview

BUSCH: Tim Shutt, Crew Chief JGR interview

Joe Gibbs Racing Busch Series Crew Chief Reflects On 2001 Tim Shutt, records a strong rookie season as crew chief for Mike McLaughlin Take a brand new crew chief, a solid but unsponsored Busch Series team and add a veteran driver to the mix just...

Tue 18 Dec 2001
BUSCH: Sprague, Hendrick move up to Busch series 2002

BUSCH: Sprague, Hendrick move up to Busch series 2002

Sprague and Hendrick, NetZero and GMAC to join NASCAR Busch Series ranks in 2002 CONCORD, NC (December 14, 2001) - After storming their way through the NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series in 2001, Jack Sprague and Ricky Hendrick will advance to the ...

Tue 11 Dec 2001
BUSCH: NASCAR madates new belt rule

BUSCH: NASCAR madates new belt rule

CONCORD, N.C. - NASCAR today ruled that the manufacturer's label on seatbelt restraints can no longer be located under the adjusting mechanism when the driver is buckled into the seat, and the seatbelt and shoulder harness are tightened. "If the...

Wed 24 Jan 2001
BUSCH: Jani-King sponsors Texas race

BUSCH: Jani-King sponsors Texas race

FORT WORTH-DALLAS (Jan. 23, 2001) - Jani-King International, Inc., the world's largest commercial cleaning franchisor, will expand its sports marketing presence by sponsoring the March 31 Jani-King 300 NASCAR Busch Series, Grand National Division...

Mon 17 Dec 2001
BUSCH: 2002 NASCAR rulebook safety changes

BUSCH: 2002 NASCAR rulebook safety changes

The 2002 NASCAR rulebook now requires that all crew who go over the wall must wear helmets. All crew members in the pit must wear fire-resistant suits. Fuelers are required to wear full-race helmets and flame resistant balaclava (head sock). In...

Thu 26 Apr 2001
BUSCH: Jeff Green/Nesquik Racing Fontana preview

BUSCH: Jeff Green/Nesquik Racing Fontana preview

Jeff Green Fast Facts California Speedway -- April 28, 2001 Jeff Green On California: Jeff Green, 2000 NASCAR Busch Series Champion and driver of the No. 10 Nestle Nesquik Ford Taurus, set the track record in qualifying in last year's Busch...

Wed 20 Jun 2001
BUSCH: Pocono honors Adam Petty

BUSCH: Pocono honors Adam Petty

Pocono Honors Adam Petty By Thomas Chemris Pocono, Pa Pocono Raceway is paying tribute to the late Adam Petty by re-naming the Winston Cup garage area in his honor. Adam, the great grandson of Lee Petty, grandson, of Richard, and child ...

Thu 18 Jan 2001
BUSCH: BNS: Santerre-Reece Motorsports announces plans

BUSCH: BNS: Santerre-Reece Motorsports announces plans

Mooresville, North Carolina - Santerre-Reece Motorsports, co-owned by NASCAR Busch Series driver, Andy Santerre and area businessman, Mike Reece, announced plans to form a NASCAR Busch Series team in November. Since then, Santerre-Reece...

Mon 09 Jul 2001
BUSCH: New Jersey's Jesel Valvetrain to start team

BUSCH: New Jersey's Jesel Valvetrain to start team

New Jersey's Jesel Valvetrain to start BGN team By Thomas Chemris Lakewood, New Jersey During the last ten years, Jesel Innovative Valvetrain has quietly began to dominate the high performance engine parts market in the world of NASCAR. So...

Tue 20 Nov 2001
BUSCH: Johnny Sauter gets Childress ride for 2002

BUSCH: Johnny Sauter gets Childress ride for 2002

HAMPTON, Ga. -- Johnny Sauter will compete in the entire 2002 NASCAR Busch Series schedule in Richard Childress Racing's No. 2 ACDelco Chevrolet Monte Carlo instead of splitting driving chores with 2001 champion Kevin Harvick. The original plan...

Tue 03 Jul 2001
Mon 24 Dec 2001
BUSCH: Ricky Hendrick inks associate sponsor

BUSCH: Ricky Hendrick inks associate sponsor

RALEIGH, NC (Dec. 14, 2001) -- CARQUEST Auto Parts has joined Hendrick Motorsports as the official auto parts supplier and as a major associate sponsor for the 2002 season of Ricky Hendrick and his GMAC Financial Services / CARQUEST Auto Parts ...

Mon 27 Aug 2001
BUSCH: IRL: August 26th weekend race reports
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BUSCH: IRL: August 26th weekend race reports

Skip Barber trained Dan Wheldon won the ninth round of the 2001 CART Dayton Indy Lights Championship, held at the Gateway International Circuit, St Louis, Missouri. The 23-year old rookie averaged a race record speed of 140.080 mph. This victory...