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Wed 08 Jun 2005
Larry Carrier death notice

Larry Carrier death notice

Carrier Family announces the passing of Larry Carrier The family of Larry Carrier sadly announces the passing of Mr. Larry Carrier, of Bluff City, TN who died peacefully, with wife Shirley by his side, on Tuesday morning, June 7, 2005. Larry...

Thu 27 Jan 2005
NASCAR West Series all-time top 10

NASCAR West Series all-time top 10

Hershel McGriff, Parnelli Jones Top NASCAR Grand National Division, West Series All-Time Top 10 List NASCAR Commemorates West Coast Racing History With Top 10 Compilation DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Jan. 25, 2005) -- Legendary drivers Hershel ...

Thu 02 Jun 2005

"Black Wheels" debuts at National Press Club

The premiere of "Black Wheels" a documentary heralding the history of African American in motorsports was held at the National Press Club today. The film's producer Byron Hunter who was present to participate in a panel discussion told the...

Sun 02 Jan 2005
Bekaert Sorevi to expand U.S. operations

Bekaert Sorevi to expand U.S. operations

The Performance Racing Industry trade show took place at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis December 9-11, attracting racers and motorsports manufacturers from around the globe. The world's largest trade show for professional racers has...

Fri 09 Dec 2005
Ray Nichels passed away

Ray Nichels passed away

Ray Nichels -- 1922-2005 We are saddened to report the passing of our friend, Ray Nichels, one of the preeminent race car mechanics and car builders of the 1940s, 1950s and 1960s, on Friday, November 25, 2005. Raymond "Ray" Nichels, age 83,...

Mon 28 Nov 2005
Earnhardt Jr, Schrader purchase race track

Earnhardt Jr, Schrader purchase race track

NASCAR STARS DALE EARNHARDT, JR., AND KEN SCHRADER USHER IN A NEW ERA AT PADUCAH INTERNATIONAL RACEWAY PADUCAH, KY (November 26, 2005) -- NASCAR Nextel Cup racers Dale Earnhardt, Jr., and Ken Schrader along with well known Midwestern promoter...

Tue 16 Aug 2005
Jamie Tomaino - Martinsville spotlight

Jamie Tomaino - Martinsville spotlight

After Almost 30 Years, Tomaino Racing Hard In Whelen Modifieds MARTINSVILLE, VA (Aug. 15, 2005) - With his 50th birthday rapidly approaching, Jamie Tomaino is one of the elder statesmen of the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour. And when the sleek,...

Sat 10 Dec 2005
Memories of Raymond R. Nichels

Memories of Raymond R. Nichels

Ray R. Nichels 1922-2005 Nichels Engineering In 1938, at the age of 15, Ray Nichels, went on the road as a midget car crew chief, racing at tracks across America. From 1938-1948, the drivers of the Ray Nichels prepared midgets (campaigned by his...

Thu 10 Nov 2005
IRL: IMS: Hulman-George Era 60 years, part 2 of 5

IRL: IMS: Hulman-George Era 60 years, part 2 of 5

WHAT THEY'RE SAYING ABOUT 60 YEARS OF STEWARDSHIP BY HULMAN-GEORGE FAMILY AT INDIANAPOLIS MOTOR SPEEDWAY INDIANAPOLIS, Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2005 -- Quotes from selected motorsports, civic and political leaders about the 60th anniversary of the ...

Fri 11 Feb 2005
IRL: IMS names Phil Lengyel to Marketing staff
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IRL: IMS names Phil Lengyel to Marketing staff

Longtime Disney Executive Named To New IMS Marketing Post INDIANAPOLIS, Thursday, Feb. 10, 2005 -- Phil Lengyel, a longtime member of the Walt Disney Company management team, will move to a newly created position with the Indianapolis Motor ...

Wed 18 May 2005
BNS: Demonte Motorsports news 2005-05-17

BNS: Demonte Motorsports news 2005-05-17

Demonte Motorsports Announces New Sponsor, Rookie Of The Year Title Run in Busch North (Commack, N.Y.) - Demonte Motorsports, based on Long Island, is proud to announce the signing of Long Island Business Solutions as primary sponsor for the ...

Wed 28 Sep 2005
GM Racing profile on Gary Claudio

GM Racing profile on Gary Claudio

GM Racing Profile: Gary Claudio, Group Marketing Manager Translating Success on the Track into Success in the Showroom DETROIT - Life on the mean streets of New York prepared Gary Claudio for life in the fast lane of auto racing. The former...

Tue 12 Jul 2005
Kalamazoo race notes 2005-07-09

Kalamazoo race notes 2005-07-09

NASCAR 4 in 1 Show The weather was perfect, there were over 90 cars in the pits, and the large crowd witnessed some great side by side Nascar weekly racing action at the Zoo. "Danny Mac" Dan McEndarfer piloted the Pobuda Racing ...

Tue 21 Jun 2005
Kalamazoo Speedway summary 2005-06-18

Kalamazoo Speedway summary 2005-06-18

NASCAR 4 in 1 Show - Mid Season Championships Andy Bozell became the first 2-time feature winner of the 2005 season by capturing the action packed 100 lap, $3000 to win Super Late Model Mid-Season Championship Saturday night at Kalamazoo...

Thu 01 Sep 2005
NASCAR names East Regional Media Outreach manager

NASCAR names East Regional Media Outreach manager

NASCAR Hires Former NYC 2012 Communications Manager to Manage East Regional Media Outreach Lazaro "Laz" Benitez to be based in NASCAR's New York City office DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Aug. 31, 2005) -- The National Association for Stock Car Auto ...

Sun 15 May 2005
Big Diamond results 2005-05-13

Big Diamond results 2005-05-13

DOUG HOFFMAN BECOMES FIRST '05 DOUBLE WINNER AT BIG DIAMOND IN MODIFIEDS; EBBY RIDGE EARNS 1ST CAREER SPORTSMAN WIN, BEACH TOPS RRs, BALDWIN GETS 600 MOD WIN Minersville, PA -- May 13, 2005 -- Defending champion, Doug Hoffman of Allentown, PA,...

Sat 07 May 2005
BNS: James Pritchard Motorsports signs sponsor

BNS: James Pritchard Motorsports signs sponsor

James Pritchard Motorsports Signs New Sponsor, Plans Rookie Of The Year Run In Busch North Series (Wharton, N.J.) - James Pritchard Motorsports, which fields the Mannings USA-sponsored No. 41 NASCAR Grand National Division, Busch North...

Tue 31 May 2005
Old Dominion results 2005-05-28

Old Dominion results 2005-05-28

Triumphant Return To ODS For Danny Fair It was the wiley veteran versus the young gun, the old versus the new. Call it what you want, but what resulted was one of the best races in a long time at the famed 3/8-mile oval. Danny Fair, the 5-time...

Wed 19 Jan 2005
Robby Gordon's first taste of DakarHeadline

Robby Gordon's first taste of Dakar

Robby Gordon has never shied away from a challenge when it comes to auto racing. The 36-year-old NASCAR driver spends most of his time in the seat of a stock car these days, but took time out to compete in the 27th Dakar rally. Dirk von...

Tue 09 Aug 2005
San Antonio results 2005-08-06

San Antonio results 2005-08-06

Texas Super Racing Series vs San Antonio NASCAR Weekly Racing Series Twin 50's, Part 2 After a successful event in June, San Antonio Speedway's high-banked half mile played host to round ...

Sat 02 Apr 2005
Joe Gibbs Racing Diversity Program, 2nd season

Joe Gibbs Racing Diversity Program, 2nd season

Joe Gibbs Racing's Diversity Program Ready for Second Season Impressive Early Season Showings by Almirola and Bristol Mark Strong Start to 2005 HUNTERSVILLE, N.C., (March 31, 2005) - After scoring three wins, three poles, 15 top-five finishes...

Mon 14 Nov 2005
BNS: Joe Masessa Showdown race notes

BNS: Joe Masessa Showdown race notes

Joe Masessa Enjoys First NASCAR Showdown Despite Accident (Irwindale, Calif. - Nov. 12, 2005) - Joe Masessa, of Franklin Lakes, N.J., completed his rookie season of NASCAR Grand National Division, Busch North Series racing with the running of...

Mon 14 Mar 2005
Irwindale results 2005-03-12

Irwindale results 2005-03-12

TIM KENNEDY'S FIRST RACE REPORT OF THE 2005 SEASON ! IRWINDALE, CA., Mar, 12 - Season seven opening night at Irwindale Speedway Saturday produced four first-time main event winners and two repeat winners in 285 laps of competition, plus two new...

Sun 04 Dec 2005
Kathleen Wheeler services set

Kathleen Wheeler services set

Services Set for Kathleen Wheeler CONCORD, N.C. (Dec. 2, 2005) - A funeral service for Kathleen Wheeler, mother of H.A. "Humpy" Wheeler, president and general manager of Lowe's Motor Speedway, and David Wheeler, the track's director of ...

Sat 13 Aug 2005
Big Diamond results 2005-08-12

Big Diamond results 2005-08-12

DOUG HOFFMAN CONTINUES RUN FOR BIG DIAMOND NASCAR TITLE WITH WIN Minersville, PA -- August 12 -- Defending track champion Doug Hoffman of Allentown, PA and the Dennis Eisenhard/Klinger Motorsports ...

Sun 03 Jul 2005
Langley Speedway results 2005-07-02

Langley Speedway results 2005-07-02

HAMPTON, Va. (July 2) -- Greg Edwards took the lead on lap 13 and showed the way to his fourth win of the season -- and second straight -- in the Miss Utility 75 for the Chick-fil-A Late Models, part of Saturday evening's NASCAR Dodge Weekly...

Tue 31 May 2005
Irwindale results 2005-05-28

Irwindale results 2005-05-28

IRWINDALE SPEEDWAY RACE REPORT - MAY 28, 2005 By Tim Kennedy Irwindale CA., May 28 - Twin 50-lap main events for the premier NASCAR Lucas Oil Super Late Model Series at Irwindale Speedway went to veteran Rod Johnson, the track's 1999 SLM...

Tue 19 Jul 2005
Irwindale race summary 2005-07-16

Irwindale race summary 2005-07-16

IRWINDALE SPEEDWAY RACE REPORT - JULY 16, 2005 By Tim Kennedy Irwindale, CA., Jul. 16 - Six racing divisions, 147 racing cars/trucks and 266 laps of racing entertained spectators Saturday night on Irwindale Speedway's half and third-mile tracks.

Mon 06 Jun 2005
Irwindale results 2005-06-04

Irwindale results 2005-06-04

THE KENNEDY REPORT - IRWINDALE SPEEDWAY - JUNE 4, Irwindale, CA., Jun. 4 - Six racing divisions and seven main events provided almost four hours of action Saturday at Irwindale Speedway with the featured Auto Club Late Model Series running ...

Thu 19 May 2005
Mechanic of the Year contest announced

Mechanic of the Year contest announced

NASCAR DODGE WEEKLY SERIES CREW MEMBERS TO BE HONORED IN $20,000 CRAFTSMAN MECHANIC OF THE YEAR CONTEST DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (May 19, 2005) - The top mechanics in American short track racing will be honored with NASCAR's annual Craftsman Mechanic...

Tue 29 Mar 2005
FF: Irwindale weekend summary 2005-03-27

FF: Irwindale weekend summary 2005-03-27

THE KENNEDY REPORT - IRWINDALE GETS INTO SECOND GEAR! IRWINDALE, CA., Mar. 26 - Night two of season seven at Irwindale Speedway Saturday featured five racing classes with 118 racing cars/trucks and an estimated 4,500 spectators. Five main...

Mon 28 Feb 2005
NASCAR remembers Paul Sawyer

NASCAR remembers Paul Sawyer

NASCAR STATEMENT IN MEMORY OF PAUL SAWYER NASCAR Vice Chairman Bill France issued the following statement regarding the passing of Paul Sawyer, Chairman of the Board at Richmond International Raceway. Sawyer passed away Saturday night (Feb.

Fri 04 Mar 2005
2005 NASCAR Wheldon Modified Tour schedule

2005 NASCAR Wheldon Modified Tour schedule

<pre> 2005 NASCAR Wheldon Modified Tour Schedule 4/10/2005 Thompson International Speedway Thompson, CT 4/24/2005 Stafford Motor Speedway Stafford Springs, CT 5/27/2005 Stafford Motor Speedway ...

Wed 07 Sep 2005
SES: Kentucky II: Round eight preview

SES: Kentucky II: Round eight preview

NASCAR AUTOZONE ELITE DIVISION, SOUTHEAST SERIES ROOKIE DRIVER EDDIE STIVERS LEARNING THE RACING ROPES IN 2005 DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (September 7, 2005) -- NASCAR AutoZone Elite Division, Southeast Series rookie driver Eddie Stivers doesn't ...

Tue 17 May 2005
Irwindale results 2005-05-14

Irwindale results 2005-05-14

By Tim Kennedy Irwindale, CA., May 14 - Mike Price enjoyed a priceless night at Irwindale Speedway Saturday in the track's premier and fastest division-the NASCAR Lucas Oil Super Late Model Series. The veteran of three IS racing series and ...

Sat 19 Feb 2005
Riverside Motorsports Park to host special event

Riverside Motorsports Park to host special event

NASCAR SERIES DRIVERS TO SPEAK AT 20TH ANNUAL BLACK HERITAGE CELEBRATION ATWATER, CALIF., February 18, 2005--Riverside Motorsports Park, LLC announces that it is sponsoring two speakers from the motorsports industry's nationally acclaimed Drive...