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Mon 23 Dec 2002
NASCAR Board of Directors announces promotions

NASCAR Board of Directors announces promotions

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Dec. 19, 2002) -- The Board of Directors for NASCAR (National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing) has announced promotions for two members of its senior management team. Executive Vice President Brian France has been...

Wed 17 Jul 2002
SAMF3: Risatti - un apellido en carrera 1936-2002

SAMF3: Risatti - un apellido en carrera 1936-2002

Cuatro generaciones consecutivas de pilotos de competición es una verdadera marca mundial, dentro de la historia del automovilismo deportivo. Solamente se dio un caso así en la Nascar, la famosa serie norteamericana de los Stock Cars, donde el...

Mon 22 Jul 2002
Daytona International Speedway announces promotions and appointments

Daytona International Speedway announces promotions and appointments

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (July, 22, 2002) * Daytona International Speedway President John Graham announced today the promotion of Pete D'Agresta to the position of Director of Race Track Operations and the appointment of Russ Tysinger to the position...

Wed 27 Nov 2002
Remembering Marvin Porter

Remembering Marvin Porter

Marvin Porter West Coast Stock Car Racer and Businessman passes away. West coast stock car racing pioneer Marvin Porter passed away on November 6, 2002 in San Felipe, Baja, Mexico at the age of 76. After a 4 year stint in the Air Force Marvin...

Thu 23 May 2002
FNIPPON: Apollo Racing Design launch summary

FNIPPON: Apollo Racing Design launch summary

Apollo Launch... Lift-off for new UK-based Automotive Design Consultancy. Announced today (Wednesday) Apollo Racing Design Limited is an innovative new design consultancy specialising in carbon composite design and manufacture. The company has...

Sun 10 Feb 2002
Dale Earnhardt Statue unveiled at Daytona

Dale Earnhardt Statue unveiled at Daytona

Dale Earnhardt Statue Unveiled At Daytona International Speedway DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Feb. 7, 2002) - Teresa Earnhardt and Bill France Jr unveiled the Dale Earnhardt statue today at Daytona International Speedway. The following are facts about...

Thu 09 May 2002
New I-71 interchange open for Kentucky Speedway

New I-71 interchange open for Kentucky Speedway

"Kentucky Speedway" Exit 55 and State Route 1039 ready for opening weekend. SPARTA, KY.-- Defending ARCA RE/MAX Series Champion Frank Kimmel joined officials from Kentucky Speedway and the State of Kentucky to officially open the new $12.3 ...

Sat 04 May 2002
Gatorade will pull out of NASCAR series sponsorship

Gatorade will pull out of NASCAR series sponsorship

Gatorade re-affirms support of stock car racing minus NASCAR sponsorship. CHICAGO, May 1 -- Gatorade(R) Thirst Quencher announced today that it will not renew its official sponsorship of NASCAR in favor of a refocused effort centering on stock...

Tue 17 Sep 2002
Cajon Speedway results 2002-09-14

Cajon Speedway results 2002-09-14

RESULTS FOR THE NASCAR WEEKLY RACING SERIES PRESENTED BY DODGE LATE MODEL SPORTSMEN Fast Time - Danny Gay, Lakeside; Time - :16.378. 1st Heat (8 laps) - 1. Ed Hoffman, Fallbrook; 2. Bob Wickey, Spring Valley; 3. Stephen Peace, El Cajon; Time -...

Sat 04 May 2002
POWERade to become official NASCAR sports drink

POWERade to become official NASCAR sports drink

POWERade brings 'very real power' to NASCAR Coca-Cola's popular sports drink to become official sports drink of NASCAR ATLANTA, May 2 -- The National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR) and The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) today ...

Thu 03 Jan 2002
2002 NASCAR Goody's Dash Series schedule

2002 NASCAR Goody's Dash Series schedule

<pre> 2002 Goody's Dash Series, NASCAR Touring Schedule DATE, EVENT, LOCATION, DISTANCE M.com Name Sat., Feb. 9 Daytona International Speedway (2.5 mi) - 60 Laps ...

Thu 05 Dec 2002
IRL: MIS promotes Bill Janitz

IRL: MIS promotes Bill Janitz

BROOKLYN, Mich. -- Bill Janitz, a part of the Michigan International Speedway Public Relations team since 2001, has been named Public Relations and News Manager, MIS Director of Public Relations Steve Shunck announced today. Janitz's new title,...

Thu 16 May 2002
Las Vegas promotes David Stetzer

Las Vegas promotes David Stetzer

Stetzer promoted to LVMS director of operations. Adamcik new short-track coordinator. LAS VEGAS-- David Stetzer will assume the position of director of operations at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, it was announced today by Chris Powell, LVMS's ...

Thu 12 Dec 2002
EMPA names Drivers of the Year

EMPA names Drivers of the Year

Stewart and Hearn earn EMPA Driver of the Year Awards. Hall of Fame inducts Economaki, Gant, Weld and Kelly. LANGHORNE, PA DECEMBER 11, 2002 . . . NASCAR Winston Cup Champion Tony Stewart will receive the Al Holbert Memorial Eastern Motorsport...

Mon 16 Sep 2002
Motordrome: Race results

Motordrome: Race results

Goody's Dash Series, NASCAR Touring 150 Presented by Travel Club International Race Results. (Zach Brewer recieved a post race penalty which moved him to the last position on the lead lap.) Fin. St Driver Hometown Model...

Wed 02 Oct 2002
Greenville Pickens 2002 final standings

Greenville Pickens 2002 final standings

<pre> Greenville Pickens Speedway Final Points as of September 28, 2002 Late Model Points Out of 1st place 1 Marty Ward Marietta, SC 1058 2 Gene Morgan ...

Mon 25 Nov 2002
FMS: Jan Leaty, Branich Motorsports ready for 2003

FMS: Jan Leaty, Branich Motorsports ready for 2003

Williamson, NY - Jan Leaty is poised and ready for the 2003 racing season. He and Williamson (NY)-based Branich Motorsports will team up again next year in selected NASCAR Featherlite Modified and New York State Modified series races, as well as...

Tue 25 Jun 2002
Cajon Speedway race results 2002-06-22

Cajon Speedway race results 2002-06-22

NASCAR WEEKLY RACING SERIES PRESENTED BY DODGE RESULTS Cajon Speedway, El Cajon, CA - June 22, 2002 LATE MODEL SPORTSMAN Fast Time - John Manke, Ramona; Time - :16.561. 1st Heat (8 laps) - 1. Bob Wickey, Spring Valley; 2. Rick Chavez, ...

Tue 07 May 2002
Berlin Raceway postpones Chris Bradley Memorial race

Berlin Raceway postpones Chris Bradley Memorial race

Wednesday's Chris Bradley Memorial postponed; Benson unable to race. MARNE, MI -- Berlin Raceway's Open Invitational Memorial 100 Tribute to Chris Bradley, scheduled for Wednesday, May 8, has been postponed due to an injury to NASCAR Winston Cup...

Thu 25 Apr 2002
IRL: Bill Darcy returns to Nazareth

IRL: Bill Darcy returns to Nazareth

Darcy returns to Nazareth Speedway as General Manager NAZARETH, Pa. (April 23, 2002) - Bill Darcy, who departed Nazareth Speedway in 2000 to join International Speedway Corporation's (ISC) marketing department, will return to Nazareth as General...

Fri 15 Feb 2002
Bill Simpson files lawsuit against NASCAR

Bill Simpson files lawsuit against NASCAR

Bill Simpson, co-owner and founder of Simpson Performance Products, filed a lawsuit today in Indianapolis against NASCAR. The suit has been expected since the sanctioning body gave statements against Simpson Safety after the death of Dale ...

Fri 04 Oct 2002
BUSCH: Bobby's wife Stephanie Hamilton debuts at Riverview Speedway

BUSCH: Bobby's wife Stephanie Hamilton debuts at Riverview Speedway

Wife of NASCAR Busch Series driver, Bobby Hamilton, Jr. makes racing debut this weekend. Mooresville, NC (October 2, 2002) - Stephanie Hamilton, wife of NASCAR Busch Series driver, Bobby Hamilton, Jr. who drives the No. 25 Team Marines Ford ...

Fri 30 Aug 2002
Bristol: Chuck Gafrarar race notes

Bristol: Chuck Gafrarar race notes

Bristol TN -- Chuck Gafrarar is known for many years in many phases of racing. From the Pro-kart circuits, Legend cars, Latemodels, and for his expertise in fabricating winning race cars. It was just a year ago Chuck Gafrarar was working on a car...

Tue 06 Aug 2002
Cajon Speedway results 2002-08-03

Cajon Speedway results 2002-08-03

RESULTS FOR THE NASCAR WEEKLY RACING SERIES PRESENTED BY DODGE GRAND AMERICAN MODIFIEDS Fast Time - Scott Brown, Spring Valley; Time - :16.691. 1st Heat (8 laps) - 1. Paul Brunette, Spring Valley; 2. Carol Kirby Williams, San Dgo; 3. Billy ...

Fri 24 May 2002
Lowes: Starting line-up

Lowes: Starting line-up

{TB@} Goody's Dash Series, NASCAR Touring Lowes Motor Speedway, Concord, N.C. Tom Johnson Camper Center/EasyCare Vehicle Service Contracts "100" Starting Line-up - (Race Time 9pm) May 23, 2002 Pos (Car No) Driver, Hometown, Sponsor, Model, Lap,...

Fri 03 May 2002
FF: JRCS: Irwindale results 2002-04-27

FF: JRCS: Irwindale results 2002-04-27

USAC FORD FOCUS MIDGETS: Main: Todd Hunsaker, Garrett Hansen, Bobby Owens, Steve Davis, Wayne McCormick, Josh Lakatos, Jon Wilcox, Phil Goodwine, J. J. Ercse. JIM RUSSELL TRIPLE CROWN PRO SERIES: Fast Time: Scott Speed, 18.377 (NTR-first...

Fri 19 Jul 2002
Irwindale's Art Crawford 1928 - 2002

Irwindale's Art Crawford 1928 - 2002

Art Crawford 1928 - 2002 Art Crawford, Irwindale Speedway's first and only volunteer press box manager, died on Tuesday, July 16 from complications of a massive stroke which he suffered on July 4 of this year. "Art was the heart and soul of ...

Thu 29 Aug 2002
BNS: Thunder Road: Dave Dion track legend

BNS: Thunder Road: Dave Dion track legend

Dave Dion faces pressure and loves it as he celebrates 30 years at Thunder Road in True Value 150 Busch North Series Classic this Saturday, August 31. BARRE, Vt. - Only a handful of drivers get to race for 30 years at one track. Fewer yet get to...

Wed 03 Jul 2002
Patrick Duggan Atomic Motor Speedway race notes

Patrick Duggan Atomic Motor Speedway race notes

Patrick Duggan rocks the house at Atomic Motor Speedway. Lenior City, TN driver survives action-packed night & crashfest in Knoxville, TN. (Knoxville, TN) Patrick Duggan scored yet another NASCAR Weekly Racing Series (NWRS) win at Atomic Motor...

Thu 16 May 2002
Paul Koch returns to Big Diamond

Paul Koch returns to Big Diamond

1981 Big Diamond Raceway Modified Track Champion Paul Koch of Neffs, PA will make his return to Big Diamond Raceway this Friday night, May 17. Koch, who has 16 career Big Diamond Modified feature wins, will be behind the wheel of the Benner ...

Tue 17 Sep 2002
Motordrome: Arlene Pittman race summary

Motordrome: Arlene Pittman race summary

Positive performance for pittman in pittsburgh. PITTSBURGH, PA (September 14, 2002) It was a long week for NASCAR driver Arlene Pittman who came to Pittsburgh on September 6th to help promote the Goody's Dash Series NASCAR Touring event to be...

Fri 31 May 2002
IRL: Michigan Speedway concession policy change

IRL: Michigan Speedway concession policy change

Michigan liquor law changes alcohol concession policy at MIS. BROOKLYN, Mich.-- Due to a recent decision by the State of Michigan Liquor Control Commission, Michigan International Speedway's alcohol concession policy has changed for this...

Tue 29 Oct 2002
Irwindale race results 2002-10-26

Irwindale race results 2002-10-26

MSRA PRO 4 MODIFIEDS: Fast Time: Michael Wright, 19.072 - NTR (First time on half-mile) Main: Wright, Ed Reed, Rex Lockwood, Don Minut, Tony Edwards, Kenny Smith, Eddie Secord, Mike O'Hare, Rod Hicks, Tim Clyde, Sam Newcomer, Mike Adams, Steve...

Tue 17 Sep 2002
Grandview Freedom 76 race notes 2002-09-14

Grandview Freedom 76 race notes 2002-09-14

DeSantis rides to rich T.H. Properties Freedom 76 victory. BECHTELSVILLE, PA SEPTEMBER 14, 2002 . . . A two hour rain delay forced Meme DeSantis to wait just a little longer to earn a victory in the T.H.Properties Freedom 76 Modified Classic at...

Wed 08 May 2002
Daytona International Speedway welcomes new staff

Daytona International Speedway welcomes new staff

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla (May 7, 2002) - Daytona International Speedway President John Graham today announced hirings and promotions of key staff members at the "World Center of Racing." Rick Goupil, Director of Sales for DAYTONA USA, has been...

Fri 03 May 2002
2002 Kyle Petty Charity Ride route

2002 Kyle Petty Charity Ride route

2002 Sprint/Kyle Petty Charity Ride Across America set to take northern route. Sprint returns as presenting partner of this year's event. Overland Park, Kan. - May 1, 2002 - The 2002 Sprint/Kyle Petty Charity Ride Across America featuring NASCAR...