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Fri 06 Apr 2001
Al Papini III, in memory of the weekend warrior

Al Papini III, in memory of the weekend warrior

On April 1, 2001, racer Al Papini III, died from a heart attack during the feature race for the NASCAR Late Model class at Rockford Speedway in Rockford, Illinois. Papini, veteran racer; Papini, age 41; Papini, a family man; Papini, a weekend ...

Mon 02 Apr 2001
Driver killed at Rockford Speedway

Driver killed at Rockford Speedway

Rockford Speedway's NASCAR Late Model and Grand National Sportsmen event tonight was marred by the death of a driver. Al Papini died Sunday after crashing his car into the wall at Rockford Speedway, according to wire reports. Papini, 41, who...

Sun 23 Sep 2001
Chuck Sennot fatally injured in Delaware

Chuck Sennot fatally injured in Delaware

Bechtelsville, PA September 23, 2001 . . . Chuck Sennott, a veteran campaigner in late model stock car racing at NASCAR sanctioned Grandview Speedway, was fatally injured in a multi-car late model stock car racing accident at...

Tue 24 Jul 2001
Tragedy strikes at Lorain County Speedway

Tragedy strikes at Lorain County Speedway

On Saturday, July 21, two late-model cars collided and went into the grandstands at the Lorain County Speedway track located near Amherst, Ohio. One spectator, Virginia Wyleth, was fatally injured and at least 13 others were injured. The accident...

Tue 18 Sep 2001
Portland Speedway results 2001-09-14

Portland Speedway results 2001-09-14

{TB] Final Results - NASCAR Weekly Racing Series Grand American Modifieds Fast Time: Richard Whiteman 15.689 seconds (new track record) Trophy Dash: Don Jenner Heat Race ...

Tue 04 Sep 2001
Big Diamond

Big Diamond "Coal Cracker 100" race results

BIG DIAMOND RACEWAY RESULT SUMMARY - SEPTEMBER 2, 2001 COAL CRACKER MODIFIED 100: 1. 126 Duane Howard, Oley, PA ($10,880); 2. 114 Craig Von Dohren, Barto, PA; 3. 88T Meme DeSantis, Temple, PA; 4. 5 Keith Hoffman, Whitehall, PA; 5. 1 Billy...

Mon 01 Oct 2001
SWS: Sean Monroe returns at Las Vegas

SWS: Sean Monroe returns at Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS Sean Monroe, a former California stock car racing driver with great promise, returns to NASCAR's Southwest Tour Oct. 13 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway after a two-year absence. Monroe, now 33 and living in Venice, Calif., will drive one...

Sun 30 Sep 2001
Martinsville qualifying results

Martinsville qualifying results

<pre> Saturday'S Qualifying Results For The $91,095 Taco Bell 300 Nascar Late Model Stock Car Race On Sunday, September 30, 2001 At Martinsville Speedway, Martinsville, Va. Car Start No. Pos. Driver And Hometown Team Time...

Sat 01 Dec 2001
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...

Sat 24 Feb 2001
Larry Krieger died February 17

Larry Krieger died February 17

Irwindale 1999 Champion Driver Larry Krieger Remembered As One Of The Best And Brightest Irwindale, Calif. - - NASCAR Grand American Modified driving champion Larry Krieger passed away on Saturday, February 17. The thirty-five year old racing...

Tue 04 Sep 2001
Big Diamond

Big Diamond "Coal Cracker 100" race report

Minersville, PA - September 2 - In a daring three-wide move which saw the leaders bang wheels on the final lap and nearly crash out of the event, Duane Howard of Oley, Pa stole the win in the 22nd Annual Coal Cracker 100 at Big Diamond Raceway on...

Thu 16 Aug 2001
Portland Speedway race results 2001-08-10

Portland Speedway race results 2001-08-10

<pre> NASCAR Weekly Racing Series Grand American Modifieds Fast Time: Richard Whiteman/16.572 Trophy Dash: Dan Fox Timber Wolf Hardcharger Award: Richard Whiteman Discount Muffler Quickest & Quietest: Gary Morris Heat Race ...

Tue 25 Sep 2001
BNS: Martinsville Taco Bell 300 starter

BNS: Martinsville Taco Bell 300 starter

Fast Service Important For Taco Bell 300 Starter MARTINSVILLE, VA. (Sept. 24, 2001) -- There's nothing like a little competition to make the best a little bit better. That was certainly the case with James Crosier Jr. and his crew at the Taco...

Fri 19 Oct 2001
SWS: Mesa Marin Raceway race facts

SWS: Mesa Marin Raceway race facts

WHAT: Big O Tires "150" Featherlite Southwest Series, NASCAR Touring Race No. 14 of 16 WHERE: Mesa Marin Raceway, Bakersfield, Calif.1/2-Mile Paved WHEN: Saturday, October 20, 2001 -- 9:00 p.m. PST DISTANCE: 150 Laps/75 Miles POSTED AWARDS:...

Tue 18 Sep 2001
Final Big Diamond point standings

Final Big Diamond point standings

<pre> FINAL BIG DIAMOND NASCAR WRS MODIFIED POINT STANDINGS 1 5/4 Keith Hoffman Whitehall PA 2921 2 126 Duane Howard Oley PA 2862 3 114 Craig Von Dohren Barto PA ...

Wed 19 Sep 2001
Series Regional point standings 2001-09-10

Series Regional point standings 2001-09-10

<pre> NASCAR MID-AMERICA REGIONAL LEADERS - FD 09/11/01 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Pos Driver Name Home Track Starts Wins T-5 T-10 ...

Mon 30 Jul 2001
Big Diamond report 2001-07-27

Big Diamond report 2001-07-27

Minersville, PA - (July 27) - Keith Hoffman of Whitehall, PA put the Bashore Trucking, Troyer 5 into the lead on lap 18 and then held off Duane Howard of Oley, Pa to take his second NASCAR Weekly Racing Series Modified feature win on Friday night...

Southern National Speedway results

Southern National Speedway results

KENLY, N.C. (July 28, 2001) - Roger Sawyer of Orlando, Florida claimed his second win of the season Saturday night in the Pre-Cast Cement 150 at Southern National Speedway. "It feels great to come here and beat hometown favorites Cam Strader and...

Sat 22 Sep 2001
Frank Deiny Jr. living a dream

Frank Deiny Jr. living a dream

MARTINSVILLE, VA -- Most weekly racers can only dream of making a living from the sport they love. Frank Deiny Jr. is living that dream. And he understands he's a pretty lucky guy. On the weekends Deiny drives for two different teams, one on...

Tue 03 Apr 2001
BUSCH: Kentucky Speedway and Tide to honor Darrell Waltrip

BUSCH: Kentucky Speedway and Tide to honor Darrell Waltrip

SPARTA, KY - Kentucky Speedway and Tide, the flagship detergent of Cincinnati, OH based Procter & Gamble, celebrate the NASCAR accomplishments of NASCAR legend Darrell Waltrip and honor him with a life size bronze statue and walkway at the ...

Fri 09 Feb 2001
Daytona starting line up

Daytona starting line up

<pre> AC Delco 200 presented by Discount Auto Parts Qualifying Results AC Delco 200 presented by Discount Auto Parts Qualifying Results ...

Thu 29 Nov 2001
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...

Wed 21 Mar 2001
Pete Silva wins an emotional opener at Greenville Pickens Speedway

Pete Silva wins an emotional opener at Greenville Pickens Speedway

GREENVILLE, SC (March 17, 2001)- On a night when the fans turned out in large numbers to honor fallen NASCAR star Dale Earnhardt, another man in black ended up in victory lane to dedicate the opening night win to the seven time Winston Cup ...

Fri 28 Sep 2001
Heartland Region champion, John O'Neal

Heartland Region champion, John O'Neal

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (September 26, 2001) - John O'Neal of Kansas City, Mo., has claimed the Heartland Region championship in the NASCAR Weekly Racing Series. O'Neal, who competes in the Late Model division at I-70 Speedway in Odessa, Mo., earned...