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Wed 03 Dec 2003
CHAMPCAR/CART: Nominees for E1-SG Award announced
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CHAMPCAR/CART: Nominees for E1-SG Award announced

Motor Racing Legends nominated for Eagle One-Shav Glick Award Lexington, KY, December 1, 2003 -- Joe Leonard, Chris Pook, Don Prudhomme, Les Richter and Roger Ward have been nominated for the fifth annual Eagle One-Shav Glick Award. The award,...

Wed 26 Nov 2003
Drivers reflect on Thanksgiving

Drivers reflect on Thanksgiving

Drivers honor the season with food, fun and festivities DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Nov. 25, 2003) -- It's turkey-gobbling time again, and even NASCAR drivers aren't immune to a little celebratory gluttony. While holiday...

Martinsville Speedway  to offer Family Section

Martinsville Speedway to offer Family Section

MARTINSVILLE, VA. (November 25, 2003) -- In an effort to make race morning a little easier for fans, Martinsville Speedway will offer advance ticket sales for its Family Section beginning with the Advance Auto Parts 500 NASCAR NEXTEL Cup...

Daytona Speedweeks 2004, part 4

Daytona Speedweeks 2004, part 4

Plenty At Stake During Bud Pole Qualifying Day DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., (Nov. 25, 2003) - NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Series drivers dream for the chance to lead the 43-car field to the green flag in the "Great American Race" - the Daytona 500. That ...

IRP names Director of Racing/Operations

IRP names Director of Racing/Operations

INDIANAPOLIS (Nov. 24, 2003) -- Indianapolis Raceway Park officials announced today that Mike Myslinski has been named Director of Racing and Operations. Indianapolis Raceway Park is one of five drag racing facilities owned and operated by the...

BNS: 2003 Awards Ceremony report

BNS: 2003 Awards Ceremony report

UNCASVILLE, Conn. -- NASCAR Grand National Division, Busch North Series champion Andy Santerre concluded his dominant season on the track with an equally dominant night at the podium during the 17th annual Busch North Series Awards Ceremony...

Mon 24 Nov 2003
Jim Watkins ALS Golf tournament preview

Jim Watkins ALS Golf tournament preview

1st Annual Jim Watkins - CNS Charity Fund Raiser Golf Tournament to raise funds for ALS. EL CAJON, CA -- The First Annual Jim Watkins - CNS (Center for Neurologic Study) Charity Fund Raiser Golf Tournament will be held Friday, December 6th at...

Sun 23 Nov 2003
Daytona Speedweeks 2004, part 3

Daytona Speedweeks 2004, part 3

Florida Dodge Dealers 250 Ready To Excite Fans Under The Lights DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., (Nov. 20, 2003) - Night racing during Speedweeks at historic Daytona International Speedway will continue to grow in 2004 as the fifth annual Florida Dodge ...

Fri 21 Nov 2003
Hmiel got caught, loses Busch ride

Hmiel got caught, loses Busch ride

The National Association of Stock Car Racing announced that Busch series driver Shane Hmiel has been indefinitely suspended from participating in any of the sanctioning bodies events. The official press release indicated the following ...

Gibbs and White to form development program

Gibbs and White to form development program

Joe Gibbs announced that he has teamed with former National Football League star Reggie White to form a late model development program that will attempt to showcase minority drivers. Gibbs, who found a second career in racing after he left the...

Thu 20 Nov 2003
Daytona Speedweeks 2004, part IV

Daytona Speedweeks 2004, part IV

Budweiser Shootout reaches new heights under the lights. DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., (Nov. 4, 2003) -- Earlier this year during Speedweeks 2003, the Budweiser Shootout, the no-holds barred All-Star race featuring the previous year's Bud Pole winners...

Daytona Speedweeks 2004, part 2

Daytona Speedweeks 2004, part 2

From Front To Back, The Gatorade 125's A Can't Miss DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., (Nov. 11, 2003) - From the front to the back, the Gatorade 125's traditionally produce some of the most exciting racing during Speedweeks as drivers fight for starting...

Mon 17 Nov 2003
MWS: All-Star Showdown post-race notes

MWS: All-Star Showdown post-race notes

NASCAR Toyota All Star Showdown Midwest Series News, Notes And Thoughts This past weekend at Irwindale (Cal) Speedway, Ron Breese, Jr, of DeKalb, Illinois, put an explanation point on a season that wasn't designed to play out anything like it...

Peter Petropoulos weighing options for 2004

Peter Petropoulos weighing options for 2004

ATLANTA, GEORGIA (MONDAY, NOVEMBER 17, 2003) Lanier Speedway late model driver Peter Petropoulos feels that he is ready to make the next move in his racing career next year. However, the ZR Motorsports team has yet to decide which direction they...

NASCAR drivers help the Fire Relief fund

NASCAR drivers help the Fire Relief fund

Irwindale, Calif. - - A new Impact "Vapor" racing helmet autographed by all seventy NASCAR Toyota All-Star Showdown drivers and an Irwindale jacket autographed by Dale Earnhardt Junior were auctioned off last Saturday night for the benefit of the...

Richey Etheridge named Lanier Speedway champion

Richey Etheridge named Lanier Speedway champion

Etheridge To Be Crowned Track Champion at Lanier National Speedway The youngest track champion in the history of Lanier National Speedway will be introduced when 22-year Richey Etheridge walks onstage at the Georgia Mountains Center in...

Grandview Speedway banquet report

Grandview Speedway banquet report

GILBERTSVILLE, PA November 15, 2003 . . . For the second straight year and third time in his long career as a professional stock car racer Jeff Strunk was honored as the 2003 NASCAR Dodge Weekly Series Modified champion at Grandview Speedway. And...

Sat 15 Nov 2003
SWS: Auggie Vidovich All-Star Showdown notes

SWS: Auggie Vidovich All-Star Showdown notes

LAKESIDE, CA -- Recently crowned 22-year-old NASCAR Elite Division, Featherlite Southwest Series Champion Auggie Vidovich from Lakeside, CA didn't have time to reflect on his recent championship win as he headed to Irwindale Speedway (Irwindale,...

All-Star Showdown winner spotlight

All-Star Showdown winner spotlight

Cameron Overwhelmed by Response to Win DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Nov. 14, 2003) - The telephone has been ringing off the hook this week for Austin Cameron. It's part of an overwhelming response to his victory in the inaugural NASCAR...

Thu 13 Nov 2003
Sears Point Infineon Raceway 2004 schedule

Sears Point Infineon Raceway 2004 schedule

SONOMA, Calif. (IMMEDIATE RELEASE) -- The NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Series will highlight a diverse 2004 main-event schedule at Infineon Raceway that also includes the best in sports cars, motorcycles and dragsters. The Big O Tires 2004...

Kyle Petty kicks off fundraiser in Miami

Kyle Petty kicks off fundraiser in Miami

Key Lime Ride II to raise money for Victory Junction Gang Camp (November 11, 2003 - Charlotte, N.C.) - NASCAR driver Kyle Petty will once again trade in four wheels for two to raise money for the Victory Junction Gang Camp. Following Sunday's ...

BNS: Kelly Moore All-Star Showdown notes

BNS: Kelly Moore All-Star Showdown notes

Irwindale, CA -- Kelly Moore battled his way to a ninth place finish on Saturday evening during the inaugural Toyota All-Star Showdown at Irwindale Speedway. Kelly's son Ryan Moore may have had the car to beat but was spun early in the final 25...

BNS: Ryan Moore All-Star Showdown notes

BNS: Ryan Moore All-Star Showdown notes

Ryan Moore is Successful at the Toyota All-Star Showdown Irwindale, CA -- After months of preparing and planning, NASCAR Busch North Series Rookie-of-the-Year Ryan Moore finally got a taste of California racing. The Toyota All-Star Showdown...

Tue 11 Nov 2003
South Boston season finale preview

South Boston season finale preview

(South Boston, VA) A record 43 cars showed up for open practice Saturday November 8 at Big Daddy's South Boston Speedway in preparation for the season finale, the Bailey's 300 Hometown Challenge presented by Virginia is for Lovers on November 15,...

BNS: Joey McCarthy All-Star Showdown report

BNS: Joey McCarthy All-Star Showdown report

Joey McCarthy Leads 100 Laps of Toyota All-Star Showdown; Finishes Seventh Joey McCarthy put his TrustCompany Bank Chevrolet at the front of the field for over 100 total laps during the running of the inaugural Toyota NASCAR All-Star Showdown ...

Mon 10 Nov 2003
BNS: Dale Quarterley All-Star Showdown notes

BNS: Dale Quarterley All-Star Showdown notes

Dale Quarterley retired from All-Star Showdown in 26th place. Westfield, Massachusetts' Dale Quarterley, driving the No. 32 Van Dyk Baler Chevrolet representing the NASCAR Grand National Division, Busch North Series in this weekend's inaugural...

BNS: Matt Kobyluck All-Star Showdown notes

BNS: Matt Kobyluck All-Star Showdown notes

Matt Kobyluck races to twelfth in inaugural Toyota All-Star Showdown. Matt Kobyluck, driver of the Mohegan Sun Chevrolet, joined fourteen other representatives of the NASCAR Grand National Division in Irwindale, California to go head to head...

Grand National Division All-Star Showdown results

Grand National Division All-Star Showdown results

Pos Str Driver Car Laps Purse --- --- -------------------- ---------- ------ -------- 1. 13 Austin Cameron Chevrolet 125 $26,000 2. 2 Andy Santerre Chevrolet 125 $20,350 3. 5 Mark Reed ...

Elite Division All-Star Showdown results

Elite Division All-Star Showdown results

Pos Str Driver Car Laps Purse --- --- -------------------- ---------- ------ -------- 1. 1 Ron Breese Jr. Chevrolet 100 $14,350 2. 2 Jim Pettit II Ford 100 $8,350 3. 9 David Gilliland...

All-Star Showdown race report

All-Star Showdown race report

Austin Cameron, Ron Breese Jr., claim inaugural NASCAR Toyota All-Star Showdown victories. IRWINDALE, Calif. (Nov. 8, 2003) -- Austin Cameron claimed an emotional victory in the inaugural NASCAR Toyota All-Star Showdown, Saturday at Irwindale ...

Grand National Division All-Star Showdown starting lineup

Grand National Division All-Star Showdown starting lineup

Pos Num Driver Hometown Car --- --- ---------------------- ---------------------- ---------------------- 1. 22 Joey McCarthy Randolph N.J. Chevrolet 2. 6 Andy ...

Elite Division All-Star Showdown starting lineup

Elite Division All-Star Showdown starting lineup

Pos Num Driver Hometown Car --- --- ---------------------- ---------------------- ---------------------- 1. 01 Ron Breese Jr. DeKalb Ill. Chevrolet 2. 03 Jim...

Elite Division All-Star Showdown qualifying notes

Elite Division All-Star Showdown qualifying notes

IRWINDALE, Calif. (November 8, 2003) Jim Pettit II of Prunedale, Calif. came from the rear of the field to claim victory in the second 50-lap qualifying race to set the outside row of the NASCAR Toyota All-Star Showdown feature event tonight at ...

Sat 08 Nov 2003
Race Fans for a Cure to visit South Florida

Race Fans for a Cure to visit South Florida

(DEARBORN, Mich., Nov. 7, 2003) - Race Fans for a Cure®, which in less than four years has distributed tens of thousands of breast self-exam cards while raising over $380,000 for the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation, will visit South...

All-Star Showdown practice day notes

All-Star Showdown practice day notes

Practice Day, Thursday, November 6, 2003 The pit stop contest at Wednesday night's street fair on Second Avenue in nearby Arcadia was won by the Busch North Series ...