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Mon 24 Dec 2001
BITD: Adelanto: Desert Vipers MC and BITD host motorcycle, quad event

BITD: Adelanto: Desert Vipers MC and BITD host motorcycle, quad event

Larry Roeseler to be the Grand Marshall of The Legendary Adelanto Grand Prix Las Vegas, Nevada - The 22nd Annual Adelanto Grand Prix is primed for the 30,000 to 40,000 spectators expected this February 23 & 24, 2002, in Adelanto. The Desert...

Wed 19 Dec 2001
Michelin Race of Champions final report

Michelin Race of Champions final report

Harri Rovanpera crowned Champion of Champions Finnish WRC ace, Harri Rovanpera was duly crowned 2001 Champion of Champions after defeating Germany's Armin Schwarz in the Final of the prestigious Michelin Race Of Champions event at the Circuito...

Gordon goes to Spain for Race of Champions

Gordon goes to Spain for Race of Champions

WELCOME, N.C. -- Fresh off his career-first NASCAR Winston Cup victory at New Hampshire International Speedway, Robby Gordon will take on a new challenge this weekend when he competes in the Race of Champions (ROC) in Gran Canaria,...

Michelin Race of Champions preview

Michelin Race of Champions preview

The Michelin Race of Champions brings together top names from all forms of world class motor sport in a single, relaxed yet competitive event, which is widely shown on International TV. World Rally driver Michèle Mouton organised the first Race...

Tue 18 Dec 2001
Arrest made in Mickey and Trudy Thompson murders

Arrest made in Mickey and Trudy Thompson murders

DANA POINT, CA. -- Michael F. Goodwin, 56, was arrested Thursday (December 13) for two counts of murder and two counts of conspiracy to commit murder of auto racing legend Mickey Thompson and his wife, Trudy. The couple was shot to death in the ...

CORR: MacCachren, Taylor honored by AARWBA

CORR: MacCachren, Taylor honored by AARWBA

MacCachren and Taylor earn All-America status from AARWBA Avon, Ind. (December 13, 2001) - Championship Off-Road Racing drivers Rob MacCachren (Pro-4) and Scott Taylor (Pro-2) earned honors from the American Auto Racing Writers and Broadcasters...

Thu 13 Dec 2001
CORR: BITD: Off-road driver MacCachren named to AARWBA first team

CORR: BITD: Off-road driver MacCachren named to AARWBA first team

LAS VEGAS -- The 2001 All-America Auto Racing Team has been named with off-road driver Rob MacCachren collecting At-Large honors. MacCachren was nominated for the AARWBA (American Auto Racing Writers and Broadcasters Association) All America Team...

BITD: Johnny Campbell statement on behalf of Tim Staab's family
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BITD: Johnny Campbell statement on behalf of Tim Staab's family

Honda rider, Tim Staab, remains in critical condition at the University Medical Center in the neuro trauma ICU following his accident at the Best in the Desert Las Vegas 200 on December 1st. Statement released yesterday, December 10, by Johnny...

BITD: Off-road championship team ACE Motorsports Part II

BITD: Off-road championship team ACE Motorsports Part II

ACE Motorsports takes double season Championship; wins two awards for 2001 racing season -- The undisputed ACES of Off-Road racing just won a coveted double victory on Dec 1 in Las Vegas, Nevada. This makes 5 straight years of championships for...

BITD: Off-road championship team ACE Motorsports Part I

BITD: Off-road championship team ACE Motorsports Part I

ACE Motorsports takes double season Championship; wins two awards for 2001 racing season -- The undisputed ACES of Off-Road racing just won a coveted double victory on Dec 1 in Las Vegas, Nevada. This makes 5 straight years of championships for...

BITD: Tim Staab medical update 2001-12-08

BITD: Tim Staab medical update 2001-12-08

Off-road Honda rider, Tim Staab remains in an induced coma at University Medical Center in Las Vegas following his accident at the Las Vegas 200 in Jean, Nevada. On Saturday, December 1, Staab hit a loose rock leading to a serious head injury to...

BITD: Two in a row for Team Hummer

BITD: Two in a row for Team Hummer

Las Vegas, NV: Team Hummer's Chad Hall pulled out all the stops to win Best in the Desert Racing Association's Las Vegas 200 in the desert of Southern Nevada earlier today [December 1st]. The final race of BitD's 2001 Silver State Series turned...

BITD: Damen Jefferies surprises competition in 2001

BITD: Damen Jefferies surprises competition in 2001

When Herman Motorsports announced its new Ford Trophy Truck program at the start of 2001, the news made everyone in the racing community pause to take notice. While a majority of observers knew that the combination of team owner Rob Herman,...

Sat 08 Dec 2001
BITD: Tim Staab medical update

BITD: Tim Staab medical update

Tim Staab, 23, co-driver with Johnny Campbell and winners of the Baja 1000, is in crititical but stable condition at the University Medical Center in Las Vegas following an accident in the BITD Las Vegas 200 yesterday. Staab is currently in the...

Fri 07 Dec 2001
CORR: BITD: Rob MacCachren - major winner in off-road racing

CORR: BITD: Rob MacCachren - major winner in off-road racing

Las Vegas --- Rob MacCachren defies history by becoming first ever to win two overall Off-Road Championships and four Off-Road Class Championships in one season. With the Pro-4 CORR Championship title earned in September, both the SNORE Overall...

CORR: Two new venues highlight 2002 schedule

CORR: Two new venues highlight 2002 schedule

Two new venues highlight CORR EXXON Superflo Series' 5th anniversary season Avon, Ind. (December 3, 2001) -- The schedule for the 2002 CORR EXXON Superflo Series was announced at the 2001 Champions Banquet on Saturday in Indianapolis.  ...

CORR: 2002 CORR schedule

CORR: 2002 CORR schedule

<pre> 2002 CORR EXXON Superflo Series Race Schedule M.com Names May 25-26 Edmeston, New York Pro Series Edmeston June 8-9 Antigo, Wisconsin ...

BITD: IRL: CHAMPCAR/CART: BFGoodrich, Toyota, Groff Motorsports off-road racing campaign

BITD: IRL: CHAMPCAR/CART: BFGoodrich, Toyota, Groff Motorsports off-road racing campaign

BFGoodrich Tires Joins Former Indianapolis 500 Drivers Mike and Robbie Groff for 2002 Desert Racing Campaign -- Broad Industry Support For New Class 1 Unlimited Effort -- NORTHRIDGE, Calif. -- Developed as an exciting new entry into the sport...

BITD: Foutz Motorsports BITD Las Vegas 200 summary

BITD: Foutz Motorsports BITD Las Vegas 200 summary

Foutz Motorsports Las Vegas 200 Race Re-Cap The last race of the 2001 season was upon us, and found us tied for first place in championship points for the season. We entered the race with exactly the same number of points as our archrival ...

BITD: 2001 Quad classes final standings

BITD: 2001 Quad classes final standings

<pre> Quad Pros Rider Name Total Points Mike Johnson (25) San Diego, CA 735** Doug Eichner (37) El Cajon, CA 685** Steve Beilman (36) El Cajon, CA 670** ...

BITD: 2001 Motorcycle classes final standings

BITD: 2001 Motorcycle classes final standings

<pre> Motorcycle Pro Classes Rider Name Total Points 125 Larry Roeseler (44) Hesperia, CA 225 Brendan Lutes (19) Rancho Santa 210 Clint Braun (22) Henderson, NV ...

BITD: 2001 Truck classes final standings

BITD: 2001 Truck classes final standings

<pre> Truck Pro Classes Driver Name Total Points 1200 Steve Barlow (37) Temecula, CA 617** Rob Reinertson (39) Woodside, CA 574** Jason Cobb (31) Glendale, AZ ...

BITD: 2001 Car classes final standings

BITD: 2001 Car classes final standings

<pre> Car Pro Classes Driver Name Total Points 1000 Kevin Moore (41) Henderson, NV 627** B J Baldwin (22) Las Vegas, NV 260** Gary Wise (41) Hagerman, ID ...