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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 ...

BITD: Sam Berri Racing Las Vegas 200 wrap up

BITD: Sam Berri Racing Las Vegas 200 wrap up

With temperatures in the mid forty's, over 150 race teams paraded on to a dry lake bed south of Las Vegas early on Dec 1, for the final Best in the Desert event of the season. The entries in class 1500 were minimal but all four had all intentions...

Wed 05 Dec 2001
BITD: Las Vegas 200 official overall results

BITD: Las Vegas 200 official overall results

<pre> Official results includes finishers only Pos C/P Driver Class Start Finish Elapsed Ave MPH ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1.

BITD: Gaughan takes Las Vegas 200 overall win

BITD: Gaughan takes Las Vegas 200 overall win

The Best in the Desert finale, the Las Vegas 200, began early this morning on Jean Dry Lake. The temperature hovered about 28 degrees, with a windchill factor of about 20 degrees. This increased the physical challenge of an already demanding ...

Sat 01 Dec 2001
CORR: Taylor, MacCachren nominated for AARWBA team

CORR: Taylor, MacCachren nominated for AARWBA team

Two CORR drivers head list of nominees for 2001 AARWBA All-America team Avon, Ind. (November 27, 2001)CORR champions Scott Taylor (Pro-2) and Rob MacCachren (Pro-4) are two of the six drivers who are on the ballot in the At Large category of the...

BITD: Team Hummer Vegas 200 preview

BITD: Team Hummer Vegas 200 preview

Team Hummer To Wind Up Season At BITD Vegas 200 Nov. 28, 2001 - Reno, Nevada: Fresh off their first and third place finishes at the SCORE Baja 1000, Team HUMMER's Rod and Chad Hall lead the team south today for the 2nd Annual Best in the Desert...

Thu 29 Nov 2001
BITD: Motorcycle and Quad point standings after Vegas to Reno

BITD: Motorcycle and Quad point standings after Vegas to Reno

<pre> 2001 Class Points Summary Motorcycle Pros 125 Larry Roeseler (44) Rancho Santa Fe, CA 225 Brendan Lutes (19) Rancho Santa Fe, CA 210 Clint Braun (21) Henderson, NV 25 250 Danny Cooper (27) Las Vegas, NV ...

BITD: Car and Truck point standings after Vegas to Reno

BITD: Car and Truck point standings after Vegas to Reno

<pre> 2001 Class Points after Vegas to Reno Car/Truck Pros Class 1000 Kevin Moore (41) Henderson, NV 602 Gary Wise (41) Hagerman, ID 250 B J Baldwin (23) Las Vegas, NV 235 Kevin James (41) El Cajon, CA ...

Mon 26 Nov 2001
CORR: Federico Racing in Santa's parade

CORR: Federico Racing in Santa's parade

Federico Racing 2002 colors and 2001 Santa's parade Wilmette Township Santa Day Parade! Wilmette, IL (November 23, 2001) -- The Santa Day parade in Wilmette was a little more colorful and certainly a whole lot noisier this year as Steven drove...

Sun 25 Nov 2001
BITD: Best in The Desert 2002 schedule announced

BITD: Best in The Desert 2002 schedule announced

<pre> Best In The Desert 2002 - Off-Road Racing Schedule Kawasaki Team Green "Laughlin U.S. Hare Scrambles" "The Most Talked About Motorcycle Desert Race In The U.S." February 8, 9, 10, 2002 (Motorcycle Points Only) No Pre-Fun ...

Sat 24 Nov 2001
CORR: Rausch Creek update 2001-10-01

CORR: Rausch Creek update 2001-10-01

Here is an update on the status of the road course and some new happenings on the off-road side of Rausch Creek. First the road course, things have definitely not been going as planned, but we are still 100% committed to completing the road ...

Fri 23 Nov 2001
CORR: Exxon Superflo Series Champion's Banquet preview

CORR: Exxon Superflo Series Champion's Banquet preview

Championship Off-Road Racing celebrates 1.5 million dollar year at the 2001 Champion's Banquet Indianapolis, IN (November 21, 2001) -- The 2001 CORR EXXON Superflo Series will culminate by honoring the 2001 Pro and Sportsman champions at ...