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Fri 06 Apr 2001
Al Papini III, in memory of the weekend warrior

Al Papini III, in memory of the weekend warrior

On April 1, 2001, racer Al Papini III, died from a heart attack during the feature race for the NASCAR Late Model class at Rockford Speedway in Rockford, Illinois. Papini, veteran racer; Papini, age 41; Papini, a family man; Papini, a weekend ...

Mon 02 Apr 2001
Driver killed at Rockford Speedway

Driver killed at Rockford Speedway

Rockford Speedway's NASCAR Late Model and Grand National Sportsmen event tonight was marred by the death of a driver. Al Papini died Sunday after crashing his car into the wall at Rockford Speedway, according to wire reports. Papini, 41, who...

Sun 23 Sep 2001
Chuck Sennot fatally injured in Delaware

Chuck Sennot fatally injured in Delaware

Bechtelsville, PA September 23, 2001 . . . Chuck Sennott, a veteran campaigner in late model stock car racing at NASCAR sanctioned Grandview Speedway, was fatally injured in a multi-car late model stock car racing accident at...

Tue 04 Sep 2001
Big Diamond

Big Diamond "Coal Cracker 100" race results

BIG DIAMOND RACEWAY RESULT SUMMARY - SEPTEMBER 2, 2001 COAL CRACKER MODIFIED 100: 1. 126 Duane Howard, Oley, PA ($10,880); 2. 114 Craig Von Dohren, Barto, PA; 3. 88T Meme DeSantis, Temple, PA; 4. 5 Keith Hoffman, Whitehall, PA; 5. 1 Billy...

Sat 01 Dec 2001
CHAMPCAR/CART: Cosworth Racing appoints Brendon Connor, CEO

CHAMPCAR/CART: Cosworth Racing appoints Brendon Connor, CEO

[Northampton] - Brendan Connor has been appointed Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of Cosworth Racing to form a new leadership team, following the retirement of Trevor Crisp from the position of CEO and Managing Director. Assuming...

Mon 01 Oct 2001
SWS: Sean Monroe returns at Las Vegas

SWS: Sean Monroe returns at Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS Sean Monroe, a former California stock car racing driver with great promise, returns to NASCAR's Southwest Tour Oct. 13 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway after a two-year absence. Monroe, now 33 and living in Venice, Calif., will drive one...

Sun 30 Sep 2001
Martinsville qualifying results

Martinsville qualifying results

<pre> Saturday'S Qualifying Results For The $91,095 Taco Bell 300 Nascar Late Model Stock Car Race On Sunday, September 30, 2001 At Martinsville Speedway, Martinsville, Va. Car Start No. Pos. Driver And Hometown Team Time...

Tue 24 Jul 2001
Tragedy strikes at Lorain County Speedway

Tragedy strikes at Lorain County Speedway

On Saturday, July 21, two late-model cars collided and went into the grandstands at the Lorain County Speedway track located near Amherst, Ohio. One spectator, Virginia Wyleth, was fatally injured and at least 13 others were injured. The accident...

Tue 18 Sep 2001
Portland Speedway results 2001-09-14

Portland Speedway results 2001-09-14

{TB] Final Results - NASCAR Weekly Racing Series Grand American Modifieds Fast Time: Richard Whiteman 15.689 seconds (new track record) Trophy Dash: Don Jenner Heat Race ...

Thu 16 Aug 2001
Portland Speedway race results 2001-08-10

Portland Speedway race results 2001-08-10

<pre> NASCAR Weekly Racing Series Grand American Modifieds Fast Time: Richard Whiteman/16.572 Trophy Dash: Dan Fox Timber Wolf Hardcharger Award: Richard Whiteman Discount Muffler Quickest & Quietest: Gary Morris Heat Race ...

Fri 19 Oct 2001
SWS: Mesa Marin Raceway race facts

SWS: Mesa Marin Raceway race facts

WHAT: Big O Tires "150" Featherlite Southwest Series, NASCAR Touring Race No. 14 of 16 WHERE: Mesa Marin Raceway, Bakersfield, Calif.1/2-Mile Paved WHEN: Saturday, October 20, 2001 -- 9:00 p.m. PST DISTANCE: 150 Laps/75 Miles POSTED AWARDS:...

Sat 24 Feb 2001
Larry Krieger died February 17

Larry Krieger died February 17

Irwindale 1999 Champion Driver Larry Krieger Remembered As One Of The Best And Brightest Irwindale, Calif. - - NASCAR Grand American Modified driving champion Larry Krieger passed away on Saturday, February 17. The thirty-five year old racing...

Wed 19 Sep 2001
Series Regional point standings 2001-09-10

Series Regional point standings 2001-09-10

<pre> NASCAR MID-AMERICA REGIONAL LEADERS - FD 09/11/01 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Pos Driver Name Home Track Starts Wins T-5 T-10 ...

Tue 25 Sep 2001
BNS: Martinsville Taco Bell 300 starter

BNS: Martinsville Taco Bell 300 starter

Fast Service Important For Taco Bell 300 Starter MARTINSVILLE, VA. (Sept. 24, 2001) -- There's nothing like a little competition to make the best a little bit better. That was certainly the case with James Crosier Jr. and his crew at the Taco...

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 ...

Fri 28 Sep 2001
Northeast Region champion, Vern Bliss

Northeast Region champion, Vern Bliss

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (September 26, 2001) - Vern Bliss of Arcade, N.Y., collected his first ever Northeast Region championship in the NASCAR Weekly Racing Series. Bliss, who competes in the Late Model Pro Stock division at Holland (N.Y.) ...

Wed 21 Mar 2001
Pete Silva wins an emotional opener at Greenville Pickens Speedway

Pete Silva wins an emotional opener at Greenville Pickens Speedway

GREENVILLE, SC (March 17, 2001)- On a night when the fans turned out in large numbers to honor fallen NASCAR star Dale Earnhardt, another man in black ended up in victory lane to dedicate the opening night win to the seven time Winston Cup ...

Tue 04 Sep 2001
Big Diamond

Big Diamond "Coal Cracker 100" race report

Minersville, PA - September 2 - In a daring three-wide move which saw the leaders bang wheels on the final lap and nearly crash out of the event, Duane Howard of Oley, Pa stole the win in the 22nd Annual Coal Cracker 100 at Big Diamond Raceway on...

Mon 30 Jul 2001
Southern National Speedway results

Southern National Speedway results

KENLY, N.C. (July 28, 2001) - Roger Sawyer of Orlando, Florida claimed his second win of the season Saturday night in the Pre-Cast Cement 150 at Southern National Speedway. "It feels great to come here and beat hometown favorites Cam Strader and...

Big Diamond report 2001-07-27

Big Diamond report 2001-07-27

Minersville, PA - (July 27) - Keith Hoffman of Whitehall, PA put the Bashore Trucking, Troyer 5 into the lead on lap 18 and then held off Duane Howard of Oley, Pa to take his second NASCAR Weekly Racing Series Modified feature win on Friday night...

Fri 28 Sep 2001
Martinsville Late Model qualifying preview

Martinsville Late Model qualifying preview

MARTINSVILLE, VA –There will be twice as many cars left in the pits Sunday than will start NASCAR’s richest Late Model Stock Car race, Taco Bell 300 at Martinsville Speedway. There will be more than 125 drivers from nine states trying to...

Fri 09 Feb 2001
Daytona starting line up

Daytona starting line up

<pre> AC Delco 200 presented by Discount Auto Parts Qualifying Results AC Delco 200 presented by Discount Auto Parts Qualifying Results ...

Wed 14 Nov 2001
WKA: Petropoulos' RAD program at Atlanta

WKA: Petropoulos' RAD program at Atlanta

Petropoulos in NAPA 500 Parade Lap Atlanta, GA (November 13, 2001) - Peter Petropoulos will participate in the pre-race parade lap for the NAPA 500 at the Atlanta Motor Speedway on Sunday, November 18, 2001. Petropoulos will be featured in his...

Tue 02 Oct 2001
BNS: Buzz Chew Stafford race notes

BNS: Buzz Chew Stafford race notes

Bryon Chew, driver of the 09 Buzz Chew Auto group Chevy Monte Carlo on the NASCAR Busch North Series finally found a little of the luck that has been missing from past races this season by posting a 7th place finish in the Carquest 150 at Jack ...

Thu 29 Nov 2001
Safari Associates

Safari Associates "soft wall" test

AMSTERDAM, NY- Safari Associates, Inc., (OTCBB-SAFR) announced that its Molecuthane motorsports "soft wall", which the company successfully demonstrated on September 26th at the Indianapolis Speedrome, is now being tested by NASCAR. On October...

Sun 23 Sep 2001
Cajon Speedway race report 2001-09-022

Cajon Speedway race report 2001-09-022

EL CAJON, CA (09/22/01). Todd McLauchlan knew that all he had to do to sew up the NASCAR Weekly Racing Series late model sportsman championship at Cajon Speedway was drive a conservative race and hope he was able to avoid any trouble on the track.

Wed 06 Jun 2001
BNS: Holland International Speedway post-race notes

BNS: Holland International Speedway post-race notes

Busch North Series - Holland 6/2/01 BUSCH NORTH SERIES, NASCAR TOURING POST-RACE NOTES Burnham Boilers 150, Holland International Speedway, Saturday, June 2 How good was the Busch North Series rookie class of 2000? Good enough to have one of...

Wed 09 May 2001
FMS: BNS: LesCare continues sponsorship packages

FMS: BNS: LesCare continues sponsorship packages

Waterbury, CT. Since beginning its entry into motorsports sponsorship in 1994, LesCare Kitchens, Inc. has continually grown its program with race drivers, cars, and tracks to establish itself as a big supporter of the sports millions of fans love...

Fri 28 Sep 2001
Heartland Region champion, John O'Neal

Heartland Region champion, John O'Neal

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (September 26, 2001) - John O'Neal of Kansas City, Mo., has claimed the Heartland Region championship in the NASCAR Weekly Racing Series. O'Neal, who competes in the Late Model division at I-70 Speedway in Odessa, Mo., earned...

Sat 22 Sep 2001
Frank Deiny Jr. living a dream

Frank Deiny Jr. living a dream

MARTINSVILLE, VA -- Most weekly racers can only dream of making a living from the sport they love. Frank Deiny Jr. is living that dream. And he understands he's a pretty lucky guy. On the weekends Deiny drives for two different teams, one on...

Fri 17 Aug 2001
Thu 16 Aug 2001
Cajon Speedway Results 2001-08-11

Cajon Speedway Results 2001-08-11

Cajon Speedway Nascar Weekly Racing Series Results Grand American Modified Fast Time - Ron Brown, San Diego; Time - :16.740. 1st Heat (8 Laps) - 1. Dan Jones, Ramona; 2. Paul Brunette, Spring Valley; 3. Stan Perkins, Spring Valley; Time - ...

Fri 09 Nov 2001
Martinsville Speedway President Christmas news

Martinsville Speedway President Christmas news

Speedway President Christmas Parade Grand Marshal MARTINSVILLE, VA (November 6, 2001) -- With a theme of "A Checkered Flag Christmas," the Martinsville-Henry County Christmas Parade will roar to life on Nov. 24 at noon in Uptown ...

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...

Thu 03 May 2001
Troy Adams' Las Vegas preview

Troy Adams' Las Vegas preview

LAS VEGAS - Troy Adams, the only African-American driver competing in the NASCAR Featherlite Southwest Series, is one of 41 competitors scheduled to race in this Sunday's StarNursery.com 250 at The Bullring at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. At 32, ...

Thu 16 Aug 2001
SES: Kentucky II race report

SES: Kentucky II race report

Jeff Fultz Sweeps Gatorade All Pro Series, Nascar Touring Kentucky Speedway Events In 2001. SPARTA, KY. (August 11 2001) - Jeff Fultz and Brian Smith had a gig on the 1.5-mile stage of Kentucky Speedway Saturday afternoon playing the same tune...