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Mon 24 Dec 2001
IRL: GM Racing completes

IRL: GM Racing completes "vintage" season

GM brands Complete "Vintage" Season Chevrolet, Oldsmobile, Pontiac and Cadillac gain Podiums and Titles Detroit, Mich., Dec.21, 2001 - With the extremely short time between the end of one racing season and the start of the next, General Motors...

Tue 18 Dec 2001
2001 Banquet report

2001 Banquet report

Gatorade All Pro Series, Nascar Touring Honors 2001 Champion ATLANTA, GA. (Dec 15 2001) - Wayne Anderson, Wildwood, Fla., was feted Saturday evening at the prestigious Woodruff Arts Center in Atlanta, Ga., as the 2001 Gatorade All Pro Series, ...

Grandview Speedway December news

Grandview Speedway December news

BECHTELSVILLE, PA DECEMBER 14, 2001 . . . Already under the tree for this Christmas season is two new Modified stock cars. One car is for Jon Kellner Jr. and one is for Jon Kellner Sr. And both will be put to use at NASCAR sanctioned Grandview ...

SWS: 2002 Featherlite Southwest Series schedule

SWS: 2002 Featherlite Southwest Series schedule

<pre> 2002 FEATHERLITE SOUTHWEST SERIES SCHEDULE DATE EVENT, LOCATION DISTANCE M.com Names Sat., Feb. 2 Phoenix Int'l Raceway, Phoenix, AZ (1.0 Mi) 100 L Phoenix Sat.,...

SWS: 2002 NASCAR Touring schedule announced

SWS: 2002 NASCAR Touring schedule announced

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (December 11, 2001) --The National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR) today unveiled the 2002 Featherlite Southwest Series, NASCAR Touring schedule. Consisting of 14 events, the schedule opens at Phoenix (Ariz.) ...

BNS: 2001 best season for point fund awards, race purses

BNS: 2001 best season for point fund awards, race purses

Record Seven Busch North Series Drivers Exceed $100,000 In 2001 Champion Mike Olsen Tops Money Winning List At Over $185,000 DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Dec. 12, 2001) - With the addition of post-season awards, 2001 Busch North Series champion Mike ...

BUSCH: Age limitations for 2002

BUSCH: Age limitations for 2002

NASCAR has changed the rule regarding teenagers in racing. The existing age limitation already in place for the NASCAR Winston Cup Series will now be mandated for three other series under NASCAR sanction. All drivers, crew and other participants...

BUSCH: NASCAR announces rule changes for 2002

BUSCH: NASCAR announces rule changes for 2002

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- The National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR) has announced a series of rule changes for the 2002 season, many of which personify the sanctioning body's longstanding commitment to safety. Beginning in 2002,...

Thu 13 Dec 2001
2001 season review

2001 season review

DAYTONA BEACH, FL (December 10, 2001) By now all the 2001 statistics are filed away and the teams are already anxious about the start of the new season in February. But there are some interesting facts about 2001 that need to be revisited. The...

Rose in, Ruttman out at Hamilton Racing

Rose in, Ruttman out at Hamilton Racing

Brian Rose, 22, came onto the scene halfway through the NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series with Ware Racing Enterprises. Next year, he will pilot the No. 4 Dodge of Bobby Hamilton Racing for the 2002 CTS season. Rose came from the NASCAR Weekly Racing...

Meitzler has new ride at Grandview

Meitzler has new ride at Grandview

Terry Meitzler, With A New Ride, Is Anxious For NASCAR Dodge Weekly Racing Series To Start At Grandview Speedway BECHTELSVILLE, PA DECEMBER 9, 2001 . . . Former track champion Terry Meitzler has a new ride for the 2002 NASCAR Dodge Weekly Racing...

BNS: Penfold Motorsports off-season update - December 2001

BNS: Penfold Motorsports off-season update - December 2001

Yarmouth, ME - Work at the Penfold Motorsports shop in Yarmouth, Maine has continued at a fever pitch ever since the end of the NASCAR Busch North Series season last October at Lime Rock Park. Following a season where driver Bill Penfold brought...

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...

Fri 07 Dec 2001
Irwindale Speedway 2001 season summary

Irwindale Speedway 2001 season summary

Irwindale Speedway, in its third year of operation, crowned one repeat champion and four new champions in the five established "in-house" racing classes that utilized the half or third mile tracks at the now well-known San Gabriel Valley...

Cam Strader awards banquet report

Cam Strader awards banquet report

RALEIGH, N.C. (December 1, 2001) - Goody's Dash Series, NASCAR Touring Teams gathered at the BTI Convention Center in Downtown Raleigh Saturday night to crown their new champion, Cam Strader of nearby Wilson, NC. Officials and NASCAR VIPs were on...

Wed 05 Dec 2001
Awards ceremony celebrates 2001 season

Awards ceremony celebrates 2001 season

RALEIGH, N.C. (December 1, 2001) - Goody's Dash Series, NASCAR Touring Teams gathered at the BTI Convention Center in Downtown Raleigh Saturday night to crown their new champion, Cam Strader of nearby Wilson. Officials and NASCAR VIPs were on...

SES: Bradberry takes Rookie of the Year

SES: Bradberry takes Rookie of the Year

DAYTONA BEACH, FLA. (November 30 2001) - The Gatorade All Pro Series, NASCAR Touring Wireway/Husky Rookie of the Year program turned out to be the closest in series history with Charlie Bradberry of Chelsea, Al. winning that prestigious title over...

Sat 01 Dec 2001
Goodyear Racing Nashville recap

Goodyear Racing Nashville recap

Goody's Dash Series, NASCAR Touring: Robert Huffman slipped by 2001 Series champion Cam Strader with five laps remaining to win the MBNA All America Thanksgiving Classic at Nashville Superspeedway. Jake Hobgood finished second in the race,...

Cam Strader wins first Nascar championship

Cam Strader wins first Nascar championship

Lebanon, TN (November 26, 2001) Cam Strader has won his first ever NASCAR Championship. Strader, a 22 year-old native of Wilson, North Carolina, emerged at the top of the Series Championship points following the third race of the season and never...

Nashville race report

Nashville race report

"Robert Huffman Wins Goody's Dash Series, Nascar Touring Season Finale" LEBANON, TN (November 25, 2001) - Robert Huffman started the 2001 season with the same goal as any defending NASCAR Champion, to win another title. However, Huffman made the...

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...

SES: 2001 Year in review

SES: 2001 Year in review

The Gatorade All Pro Series concluded their 16-event 2001 schedule at the new Nashville SuperSpeedway on November 25 with another million dollar season. Part of the million dollar year was the MBNA All American Thanksgiving Classic at Nashville...

Thu 29 Nov 2001
Final top 20 driver point standings

Final top 20 driver point standings

<pre> Goody's Dash Series, NASCAR Touring Final top 20 in Points 1. Cam Strader 2824 2. Justin Hobgood 2669 3. Robert Huffman 2630 4. Jake Hobgood 2483 5. Shane Hmiel* 2373 6. Larry Caudill ...

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...

Eric Beers crowned 2001 Pocono Mountain champion

Eric Beers crowned 2001 Pocono Mountain champion

Northampton, PA. -- NASCAR Modified Driver Eric Beers, Northampton PA, was crowned 2001 Pocono Mountain Speedway Modified Champion on Saturday, November 24. Eric returned to the speedway as a regular campaigner, driving the Horwith Racing ...

Pocono Mountain Speedway honors 2001 champions

Pocono Mountain Speedway honors 2001 champions

ST. JOHNS, PA. Lobitz's catering in Hazelton, PA was the host to nearly 400 competitors, Officials, Press, Friends and Family, who gathered on Saturday night, November 24, to celebrate the accomplishments of the drivers at Mountain Speedway- in...

Portland Speedway 2001 divisional awards

Portland Speedway 2001 divisional awards

Pinkowsky Four-Time Portland Champ Portland, Ore. The 18th Annual Banquet of the Stars highlighted the first full season on the new clay-racing surface at Portland Speedway-The Dirt Track. The 18 year NASCAR Weekly Racing Series track crowned ...

Nashville - All American Thanksgiving Classic results

Nashville - All American Thanksgiving Classic results

Lebanon, TN. (November 25, 2001) - Robert Huffman passes Cam Strader with five laps to go to claim the MBNA All American Thanksgiving Classic Goody's Dash Series, NASCAR Touring event at the Nashville Superspeedway. Cam Strader won the Series ...

SWS: Craig Raudman wins 2001 Championship

SWS: Craig Raudman wins 2001 Championship

Daytona Beach, Florida (November 25, 2001) Craig Raudman of Bakersfield, Calif. captured his first Featherlite Southwest Series, NASCAR Touring title by dominating nearly every statistical category during the 2001 16-race schedule. The driver of...

SWS: Burney Lamar - 2001 Rookie-of-the-Year

SWS: Burney Lamar - 2001 Rookie-of-the-Year

Daytona Beach, FL (November 25, 2001) Burney Lamar of West Sacramento, Calif. won the Rookie-of-the-Year title in the Featherlite Southwest Series, NASCAR Touring division over a talented group of competitors. Lamar, a "veteran" at age 20 driving...

SES: Nashville finale race report

SES: Nashville finale race report

LEBANON, TN. (November 25 2001) - Eddie Hoffman picked up one of the famed Gibson guitars Sunday afternoon at Nashville Superspeedway winning the MBNA All American Thanksgiving Classic Gatorade All Pro Series, NASCAR Touring season ...

SES: Nashville - All American Thanksgiving Classic results

SES: Nashville - All American Thanksgiving Classic results

LEBANON, TN. (November 25 2001) - (AP) - Race results for the Gatorade All Pro Series, NASCAR Touring MBNA All American Thanksgiving Classic at Nashville Superspeedway with finishing position, starting position (in parentheses), driver, type of...

Mon 26 Nov 2001
Nashville starting line-up

Nashville starting line-up

Lebanon, TN (November 24, 2001) Heavy rain caused the cancellation of Bud Pole Qualifying at the Nashville Superspeedway. Starting line-up is determined per NASCAR rule book. <pre> Starting Line-up Goody's Dash Series, NASCAR ...

Tue 20 Nov 2001
National and Regional champions crowned at banquet

National and Regional champions crowned at banquet

National And Regional Champions Of The Nascar Weekly Racing Series Presented By Dodge, Crowned At Champions Awards Banquet ORLANDO, Fla. (November 19, 2001) - $1.7 million in prize money was awarded on Friday, November 16, as NASCAR saluted the...