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Thu 12 Jul 2001
Pedro Rodr?guez statistics

Pedro Rodr?guez statistics

<pre> Highlights Statistics: Pedro Rodríguez Year Race & Track Type Car Result Comments 1949 National Youth Champ Cycling 1954 National Champ Motorcycles125cc 1957 LA Times GP...

Tue 19 Jun 2001
SBRS: Jay Ricci, Racing in his back yard

SBRS: Jay Ricci, Racing in his back yard

When Jay Ricci was a boy he would drive with his father from their home in Grosse Pointe, Michigan to downtown Detroit fifteen minutes away to see the Detroit Grand Prix. When he was six, Ricci's father bought him a go kart that looked like an...

Fri 07 Dec 2001
CHAMPCAR/CART: Team Herdez names Dominguez as 2002 driver

CHAMPCAR/CART: Team Herdez names Dominguez as 2002 driver

MEXICO CITY and INDIANAPOLIS (December 6, 2001) -- Team Herdez today announced that Mario Dominguez will be assuming driving duties in the No. 16 Ford-Cosworth Lola for the 2002 season of the CART FedEx Championship Series. A native of Mexico ...

Tue 26 Jun 2001
Pikes Peak International Hill Climb Open Wheel preview

Pikes Peak International Hill Climb Open Wheel preview

Donner hopes history repeats itself in PPIHC Open Wheel Division COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - David Donner is looking back to the future for the 79th running of the Pike Peak International Hill Climb on June 30. For the past three years, Donner...

Thu 29 Nov 2001
Ken Petrie crowned USSS 2001 inaugural champion

Ken Petrie crowned USSS 2001 inaugural champion

Petrie Earns 1st USSS Championship, His 3rd Indy Car Title November 25, 2001 -- PHOENIX, Arizona -- Ken Petrie, of Parker, Colorado, earned the 2001 United States Speedway Series Driver Championship in the series inaugural season, his third...

Wed 04 Apr 2001
SBRS: Barber links with HPI to improve concentration

SBRS: Barber links with HPI to improve concentration

Human Performance International (HPI) a North Carolina based firm that specializes in physical fitness diagnostics as well as mental preparation techniques has linked with Skip Barber, Inc to promote its newest product, The MindSHAPERâ„¢. The...

Wed 24 Jan 2001
SBRS: WKA: Romeo wins tryout, scholarship

SBRS: WKA: Romeo wins tryout, scholarship

Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada - Michael Romeo, 17, is on the fast track to a Pro Racing Career. After winning the World Karting Association (WKA) Championship in the Yamaha class, and finishing in the top five in 2 other classes; Michael has...

Wed 06 Jun 2001
Mexico: Chihuahua Domingo Los Seis Primeros

Mexico: Chihuahua Domingo Los Seis Primeros

"SIGO SIENDO EL REY": JORGE GOETERS De punta a punta el piloto de la escudería Hot Wheels, Jorge Goeters, se adjudicó la segunda fecha de la Copa Corona 2001 que se corrió en el autódromo de Chihuahua. Hasta la vuelta 17 el competidor del...

Fri 31 Aug 2001
IRL: Elan Motorsport Technologies enjoys winning weekend

IRL: Elan Motorsport Technologies enjoys winning weekend

Elan Motorsport Technologies Enjoys Winning Weekend On Three Continents BRASELTON, Ga. (August 29, 2001) -- With two major race wins in the United States, two wins and a sweep of the top four positions in a European event, and two wins and a ...

Sat 11 Aug 2001
RACE: ProVee: Valvoline/ARC Specialties to sponsor FV race group at Runoffs

RACE: ProVee: Valvoline/ARC Specialties to sponsor FV race group at Runoffs

Valvoline ProVee Series /ARC Specialties Post Contingency for Runoffs® Formula Vee ProVee Promotions and ARC Specialties have announced their sponsorship of the Formula Vee race group at the Sports Car Club of America's (SCCA) 2001 Valvoline ...

Fri 19 Oct 2001
NA-F2000: DSTP Motorsports clarifying 2002 announcement

NA-F2000: DSTP Motorsports clarifying 2002 announcement

DSTP states position on Atlantic and F2000 series Chesterland, Ohio (October 19, 2001) - Dede Rogers, owner of DSTP Motorsports, today clarified that her involvement in professional racing has focused solely on the CART Toyota Atlantic ...

Sat 28 Apr 2001
IRL: IF3: Alboreto Funeral

IRL: IF3: Alboreto Funeral

Basiglio, Italy -- Family, friends, companions and fans attended the funeral of Audi works driver Michele Alboreto (44) at a service held on Friday afternoon at the Catholic Parrocchia Gesu Salvatore church in Basiglio, Italy, situated south-west...

Mon 18 Jun 2001
NA-F2000: Jean-Guy Courcelles died Sunday morning, June 10

NA-F2000: Jean-Guy Courcelles died Sunday morning, June 10

FAIRFIELD, N.J. - The U.S. F2000 National Championship Presented by Speedvision is saddened to announce the death of its road course starter, Jean-Guy Courcelles. Mr. Courcelles passed away early Sunday morning in Montreal, Que., Can.

Sat 13 Oct 2001
Sarah Kavanagh linked to McLaren
F1

Sarah Kavanagh linked to McLaren

Ireland's Sarah Kavanagh may be set to join the McLaren F1 team as a 2nd test driver for the 2002 season. The 28 year-old Dubliner is awaiting news of whether she is to become the first woman in 12 years to join motorsport's top ...

Sat 01 Dec 2001
Premier1: Design revealed by Reynard - Robert Synge interview

Premier1: Design revealed by Reynard - Robert Synge interview

As Premier1 Grand Prix gears up for its first race in July 2002, Reynard Motorsport is preparing to design and build the 50 Formula 1-style single-seater race cars that will contest the eagerly-anticipated new series representing many of the...

Tue 03 Jul 2001
Rockingham Motor Speedway report 2001-0701

Rockingham Motor Speedway report 2001-0701

BRSCC Two Shires Raceday - Sunday 1st July - Race Results For the fourth race meeting in a row a new circuit lap record at Rockingham Motor Speedway was set. The International Circuit's two week old record, set by Takuma Sato at the recent ...

Fri 07 Dec 2001
Tue 30 Oct 2001
AIS: American Indycar hires new managment

AIS: American Indycar hires new managment

INDIANAPOLIS - The American IndyCar Series (AIS) announced new management to run the AIS operations. Former Championship Auto Racing Team (CART) owner Barry Brooke, of Carmel, Ind., was tabbed as the President and CEO of the AIS. In addtion,...

Thu 03 May 2001
SBRS: Bud Risser - Master's profile

SBRS: Bud Risser - Master's profile

Bud Risser is one of the Skip Barber Race Series' most interesting and appreciated customers. A veteran racer who shows no signs of slowing down, Risser is a three-time Master's Champion and the owner of multiple Skip Barber Race Series wins. At...

Sat 03 Feb 2001
ISSC: Teams warm to International Single Seater Challenge

ISSC: Teams warm to International Single Seater Challenge

Team and driver interest is booming in the International Single-Seater Challenge, the new and cost-effective high-level one-make series scheduled to make its debut on the fabled Italian Grand Prix circuit at Monza on March 31. Eleven ...

Mon 01 Oct 2001
USSS Firebird I race recap

USSS Firebird I race recap

PHOENIX, Arizona -- With temperatures soaring over 100 degrees, Ken Petrie blazed to his fifth win of the season in the United States Speedway Series Firebird Indy Car Grand Prix, Sunday at Firebird International Raceway. The Parker,...

Fri 07 Dec 2001
SBRS: WKA: CHAMPCAR/CART: Herta looking at possible future in Formula One
F1

SBRS: WKA: CHAMPCAR/CART: Herta looking at possible future in Formula One

Former FedEx Championship Auto Racing Teams series driver Bryan Herta has recently started his campaign to join the world of Formula One. The 31-year-old American was left adrift when Gerald Forsythe shut down Forsythe Championship Racing at the...

Tue 14 Aug 2001
NA-F2000: Jason LaPoint gets Lynx Racing ride

NA-F2000: Jason LaPoint gets Lynx Racing ride

(Los Angeles, August 9) -- Lynx Racing announced today that it will field a car for Jason LaPoint, currently running second in the U.S. F2000 Championship, in three of the final four races of the CART Toyota Atlantic season. LaPoint, 24, of ...

Thu 29 Nov 2001
Phoenix USSS round eight season finale report

Phoenix USSS round eight season finale report

November 25, 2001 -- Phoenix, Arizona -- Greg Gorden took his second USSS victory in a row, by capitalizing on a rare mistake by 2001 USSS Champion Ken Petrie, in the "Thanks to America" Indy Car Grand Prix, Sunday at Firebird International ...