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Mon 23 Dec 2002
WWS: 2003 NASCAR Winston West Series schedule

WWS: 2003 NASCAR Winston West Series schedule

<pre> 2003 NASCAR Winston West Series Schedule DATE EVENT LOCATION DISTANCE Sun, Feb 2 Phoenix International Raceway, Phoenix, Ariz (10 Mi) 150 L Sat, April 12 ...

WWS: 2003 expanded schedule announced

WWS: 2003 expanded schedule announced

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Dec. 14, 2002) - The National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR) has announced the 2003 NASCAR Winston West Series schedule, including 13 events at 11 different tracks across Arizona, California, ...

Chuck Gafrarar returns for 2003

Chuck Gafrarar returns for 2003

While no one knows what is exactly going to happen to the NASCAR Goody's Dash Series at the conclusion of the 2002 season, we know that Chuck Gafrarar is thinking ahead with a positive attitude. Gafrarar will return to the series in 2003, with...

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...

Thu 19 Dec 2002
SWS: 2002 Banquet report

SWS: 2002 Banquet report

Reno, Nev. (December 14, 2002) Eddy McKean celebrated his championship season in style with a black tie affair at the beautiful Eldorado Showroom in Reno, Nevada Saturday night. More than 300 drivers, teams, and guests joined McKean to close out...

Pittman still shifting gears during the 'off season'

Pittman still shifting gears during the 'off season'

Pittman TV appearance this weekend, signs sponsor for Daytona 2003. RICHMOND, VA (December 20) -- Arlene Pittman, Goody's Dash Series NASCARTouring racecar driver, does not just sit and spin her wheels during the off season. Her efforts to ...

WWS: Las Vegas Bullring April race returns

WWS: Las Vegas Bullring April race returns

Orleans 222 NASCAR Winston West race returns to the Bullring. LAS VEGAS -- NASCAR's most exciting West Coast racing series will return to the southwest's most exciting short track on April 12, 2003. The NASCAR Winston West Series will make its...

Sun 15 Dec 2002
SWS: 2003 Featherlite Southwest Series schedule

SWS: 2003 Featherlite Southwest Series schedule

<pre> 2003 Featherlite Southwest Series Schedule DATE EVENT LOCATION DISTANCE 1 Sun, Feb 2 Phoenix International Raceway, Phoenix, Ariz (1.0 Mi) 100 L Sat, March 22 Mesa Marin...

SWS: Featherlite Southwest Series Director announcement

SWS: Featherlite Southwest Series Director announcement

Joey Mancari named Featherlite Southwest Series Director DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (December 14, 2002) -- NASCAR named Joey Mancari, of Las Vegas, as the new Featherlite Southwest Series Director. The announcement was made during the series' annual ...

SWS: 2003 schedule announced

SWS: 2003 schedule announced

2003 Featherlite Southwest Series schedule announced. DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (December 14, 2002) -- NASCAR has announced the 2003 Featherlite Southwest Series, NASCAR touring schedule, which consists of 14 races at nine tracks. The schedule will...

BNS: Santerre, Bessey team up for 2003

BNS: Santerre, Bessey team up for 2003

Santerre and Bessey team up with Aubuchon Hardware for 2003. Harrisburg, North Carolina - Andy Santerre, 2002 NASCAR Busch North Series Champion, has announced he will defend his title in 2003 driving for Bessey Motorsports with sponsorship from...

Rusty and Kenny Wallace at Motorsports 2003

Rusty and Kenny Wallace at Motorsports 2003

Wallace and Wallace to appear at Motorsports 2003 Show. FORT WASHINGTON, PA/TRENTON, NJ December 14, 2002 . . . Former NASCAR Winston Cup champion Rusty Wallace and his younger brother, Kenny, an outstanding performer in Winston Cup and Busch ...

Six Touring Series to visit South Boston in 2003

Six Touring Series to visit South Boston in 2003

SOUTH BOSTON, VA (DEC.12, 2002)--Six national touring series will make a return visit to Big Daddy's South Boston Speedway during the 2003 season, Speedway officials announced Dec. 12, with a new All Star race being added to the schedule. April...

Thu 12 Dec 2002
Kerry Earnhardt - Motorsports 2003 preview

Kerry Earnhardt - Motorsports 2003 preview

Kerry Earnhardt to visit with fans at Motorsports 2003. FORT WASHINGTON, PA /TRENTON, NJ, DECEMBER 9, 2002 . . . Kerry Earnhardt has been somewhat the "forgotten Earnhardt" for a number of years. His father Dale, a legend in NASCAR stock car ...

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...

Irwindale intern recognition

Irwindale intern recognition

Irwindale Speedway Nascar intern graduates with special recognition from the -- L.A. Urban League'S Automotive Training Center Thursday, Dec 12. Irwindale, Calif. - - Deshawn Stampley, a 24 year-old from Los Angeles, will graduate with special...

McKean's Championship - year in review

McKean's Championship - year in review

Winning a championship is nothing new for Eddy McKean; he has won several titles in his racing career. What sets this championship apart is he did it from a distance. McKean's 2002 Featherlite Southwest Series, NASCAR Touring championship was his...

BNS: Travis Benjamin year in review, 2003 on hold

BNS: Travis Benjamin year in review, 2003 on hold

Belfast, Maine's Travis Benjamin, who has just completed his second full season on the NASCAR Busch North Series circuit driving for his own Benjamin Motorsports team, is searching for sponsorship for the 2003 Busch North season. Benjamin, whose...

Mon 09 Dec 2002
USAR: Lonesome Pine announces new management

USAR: Lonesome Pine announces new management

Lonesome Pine International Raceway announces new management. COEBURN, VA- The owners of Lonesome Pine International Raceway, a NASCAR Weekly Racing Series presented by Dodge track located off Route 58 in Coeburn, VA, have named Morris Copley to...

Annual NMPA breakfast with champions in New York

Annual NMPA breakfast with champions in New York

The annual National Motorsports Press Association's Myers Brothers breakfast welcomed press members and teams this morning in the Grand Ballroom of New York's legendary Waldorf-Astoria hotel. Festivities kicked off at 8:30 AM, led by host Mike...

Greenville Pickens remembers Roone Arledge

Greenville Pickens remembers Roone Arledge

Greenville Pickens Speedway remembers Roone Arledge. Word came today of 71 year old Roone Arledge's death. He'll be remembered most for the invention of Monday Night Football, but well before all that, back in 1971, Roone came to Greenville and...

Thu 05 Dec 2002
Racing for Kids - Branich Motorsports porogram

Racing for Kids - Branich Motorsports porogram

Lyons National Bank and Branich Racing for Kids. Williamson, NY - Williamson-based Branich Motorsports, with veteran NASCAR modified driver Jan Leaty, is preparing for the 2003 racing season. In addition to on-track activities, Branich will ...

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,...

Tue 03 Dec 2002
NASCAR drivers thankful for midget/sprint cars

NASCAR drivers thankful for midget/sprint cars

Who needs turkey when you've got racing? NASCAR drivers Jason Leffler, Kasey Kahne, Terry Cook and Winston Cup Champion Tony Stewart will all partake in the Thanksgiving Day shootout on November 28th at the annual "Turkey Night" at Irwindale ...

Arlene Pittman - Award's Ceremony notes

Arlene Pittman - Award's Ceremony notes

Pittman a hit with the NASCAR Goody's Dash Series at Award's Ceremony in Greensboro. GREENSBORO, NC (November 23, 2002) NASCAR and Goody's Dash Series drivers, crews, family, friends and sponsors gathered at the Greensboro Convention Center for...

Sun 01 Dec 2002
Grandview Speedway 2002 recap

Grandview Speedway 2002 recap

BECHTELSVILLE, PA November 30, 2002 . . . For the second time in his career Jeff Strunk was able to earn the NASCAR Weekly Series presented by Dodge Modifed championship at Grandview Speedway. And it was a second title for Lou Egrie in the NASCAR...

Gafrarar recieves Rookie of the Year award

Gafrarar recieves Rookie of the Year award

Gafrarar is the 2002 NASCAR Goody's Dash Rookie of the Year! (Rusty Wallace's former Fabricator takes title in first full season!) Mooresville NC - November 29, 2002 In February, at the season opener in Daytona, Chuck Gafrarar, set his goals...

Los pilotos de NASCAR celebran el dia de Accion de Gracias

Los pilotos de NASCAR celebran el dia de Accion de Gracias

DAYTONA BEACH, Flo. (26 de nov., 2002) - Otra vez es ésa época del año en donde las hojas de otoño caen y los pensamientos van a la cena de Acción de Gracias con todos sus adornos - al menos para algunos. Las actividades para el Día de ...

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...

BNS: 2003 Busch North Series schedule

BNS: 2003 Busch North Series schedule

<pre> 2003 Busch North Series schedule Sun., Apr. 27 Lee USA Speedway Lee, N.H. (3/8 Mi) 150 L Fri., May 9 Stafford Motor Speedway Stafford Springs, Conn. (1/2 Mi) 150...

BNS: 2003 schedule announced

BNS: 2003 schedule announced

NASCAR announces 2003 Busch North Series schedule; 18 races include first visit to Lake Erie Speedway; opener set for April 27 at Lee USA SpeedwaY. DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (November 26, 2002) -- NASCAR has announced the 2003 Busch North Series,...

Mon 25 Nov 2002
2002 Award Ceremony notes

2002 Award Ceremony notes

2002 Series' Championship celebrated in style. GREENSBORO, NC (November 23, 2002) NASCAR and the Goody's Dash Series participants gathered at the Greensboro Convention Center to honor their Champion. It appeared to be the largest crowd ever ...

Irwindale Speedway - 2002 season summary

Irwindale Speedway - 2002 season summary

Irwindale, CA. - Irwindale Speedway, in its fourth year of racing, crowned champions in a track record ten categories, up from eight champions last year. Two touring truck series-Ultra Wheels Super Trucks and West Coast Pro Trucks-raced for track...

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...

WWS: BNS: Goodyear re-signs as tire supplier

WWS: BNS: Goodyear re-signs as tire supplier

Goodyear to supply tires for NASCAR Touring's elite tier. AKRON, Ohio (Nov. 24, 2002) -- The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company announced today that it will be the tire supplier for the Elite Tier of NASCAR's Touring Division for the 2003 and ...

Fri 22 Nov 2002
Barbares leave Lonesome Pine Raceway

Barbares leave Lonesome Pine Raceway

COEBURN, VA (NOV. 19, 2002)- Lonesome Pine International Raceway promoters Larry and Gloria Barbare announced Nov. 19 that they have stepped away from their positions at the Coeburn, Va., track to pursue other opportunities. The Barbares served...