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Tue 29 Dec 1998
SBRS: Laguna Seca Alex Gurney Review

SBRS: Laguna Seca Alex Gurney Review

ALEX GURNEY STARTS THIRD, FINISHES 15TH AT LAGUNA SECA SEASON-FINALE MONTEREY, Calif. (October 25, 1998) - Team KOOL Green's Alex Gurney started third but finished 15th after tangling with Thomas Schie on lap 12 of 25 in today's Barber Dodge...

SBRS: Road America Qualifying Story

SBRS: Road America Qualifying Story

ELKHART LAKE, Wis. (Aug. 15)- Nilton Rossoni of Curitiba, Brazil wrapped up his second Barber Dodge Pro Series pole position of the season with a new Barber Dodge track record at Road America Saturday morning. The 17-year old Rossoni, in his first...

SBRS: Mid Ohio Friday Practice

SBRS: Mid Ohio Friday Practice

LEXINGTON, Ohio (Aug. 7)- Thomas Schie set the fastest time in Barber Dodge Pro Series practice Friday with a fast lap of 1 minute, 25.062 seconds at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course. Schie, of Oslo, Norway, averaged 95.563 mph in the afternoon...

SBRS: Cleveland Results

SBRS: Cleveland Results

CLEVELAND (July 12, 1998) - Thomas Schie passed Nichols Rondet with six laps remaining to win the Barber Dodge Pro Series race at Burke Lakefront Airport. It was the second victory of the season for Schie, who expanded his points...

SBRS: CHAMPCAR/CART: Team Kool Green Cleveland Friday Report

SBRS: CHAMPCAR/CART: Team Kool Green Cleveland Friday Report

FRANCHITTI THIRD AND TRACY SIXTH IN PROVISIONAL QUALIFYING FOR THE CLEVELAND GRAND PRIX CLEVELAND, Ohio, (July 10, 1998) - Team KOOL Green's Dario Franchitti and Paul Tracy turned the third and sixth fastest laps in provisional qualifying for...

SBRS: Detroit Qualifying

SBRS: Detroit Qualifying

Simmons Surprises, Takes Barber Dodge Pole DETROIT, Mich. (June 6, from Rick Roso) - Barber Dodge Pro Series rookie Jeff Simmons of Granby, Conn., surprised the veterans when he took the pole position for Sunday's 40-minute race at the ITT ...

SBRS: Detroit Story

SBRS: Detroit Story

SIMMONS SIZZLER DETROIT, Mich. (June 7, from Rick Roso) - Before Detroit, in the few Barber Dodge races Jeff Simmons has done---three last year in the old Mondiale, and Lime Rock two weeks ago---the 21-year-old younger brother of on-the-mend...

SBRS: Lime Rock Qualifying, Grid

SBRS: Lime Rock Qualifying, Grid

RONDET LEAPS 10 SPOTS, TAKES BARBER DODGE POLE LIME ROCK, Conn. (May 23, from Rick Roso) - Nicolas Rondet of Brazil today went nearly 8/10s of a second faster than yesterday to snatch the pole position away from Shane Donley in qualifying for...

SBRS: 1998 Barber Dodge Schedule

SBRS: 1998 Barber Dodge Schedule

LAKEVILLE, Conn. (April 21) - The 12-race, $1.1m Barber Dodge Pro Series released the remainder of its 1998 schedule today. Round 1 was at Sebring International Raceway March 21, won by Todd Snyder of Sheffield, Mass. Rounds 8 through 11 are as...

SBRS: Barber Dodge Sebring Preview

SBRS: Barber Dodge Sebring Preview

New Cars, Drivers, Tires & Money Mark Barber Dodge Opener LAKEVILLE, Conn. (Mar. 13) - The most competitive season yet is expected in this year's Barber Dodge Pro Series, as pre-season competitor testing concluded this past week and the 30...

SBRS: Karting Scholarship Winners

SBRS: Karting Scholarship Winners

Winners of Skip Barber Karting Scholarship Announced; Two WKA, Two IKF Stars Each Earn Scholarships To Race In Formula Dodge LAKEVILLE, Conn. (Mar. 12) - Karting standouts Phil Giebler, Ryan Hunter-Reay, Eric Jones and Michael Valiante will...

FNIPPON: 1998 Driver's Points

FNIPPON: 1998 Driver's Points

FORMULA NIPPON DRIVER'S POINTS Pos. No. DRIVER TEAM R1 R2 R3 R4 R5 R6 R7 R8 R9 R10 TOTAL 1 8 SATOSHI MOTOYAMA LEMONed Le Mans 0 10 10 6 0 3 - 10 6 0 45 2 1 MASAMI KAGEYAMA SHIONOGI NOVA 6 0 0 4 4 10 - 1 3 10 38 3 56...

Wed 23 Dec 1998
NA-F2000: Andy Lally to Appear at Pennzoil Motorsports

NA-F2000: Andy Lally to Appear at Pennzoil Motorsports

Lally to Sign Autographs at Pennzoil Motorsports '99 On Saturday Afternoon, Jan. 16 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. NORTHPORT, N.Y., Dec. 23 - A racing expert has chosen Andy Lally of Northport, N.Y., as the favorite to win the U.S. Formula 2000...

Mon 14 Dec 1998
NA-F2000: Besnard Named First Team All-American

NA-F2000: Besnard Named First Team All-American

BESNARD NAMED FIRST TEAM ALL-AMERICAN BY MOTORSPORTS PRESS FAIRFIELD, N.J. (December 14, 1998) -- Reigning U.S. F2000 National Champion David Besnard has been named to the prestigious American Auto Racing Writers and Broadcasters Association...

Wed 09 Dec 1998
SBRS: Michael Valiante Wins 1998 Rio Big Scholarship

SBRS: Michael Valiante Wins 1998 Rio Big Scholarship

MICHAEL VALIANTE CAPTURES 1998 RIO BIG SCHOLARSHIP SHOOTOUT SEBRING, Fla. (December 9) - Although he might have enjoyed the sunshine and warm weather, Michael Valiante of Vancouver, Canada took a trip to Florida that was all business. Valiante...

Tue 08 Dec 1998
SBRS: Rio Big Scholarship Shootout Visits HPI

SBRS: Rio Big Scholarship Shootout Visits HPI

Rio Big Scholarship Shootout Visits Human Performance International SEBRING, Fla. - The 1998 Skip Barber Racing School Rio Big Scholarship Shootout kicked off Monday morning with a presentation of the Physical & Mental Readiness and Auto...

Mon 07 Dec 1998
New Zealand CRC Ruapuna Park Results

New Zealand CRC Ruapuna Park Results

Wills a masterful win in today's Tasman Express New Zealand Grand Prix. Wills conquered a rain-slick Ruapuna Park circuit to head rivals Scott Dixon and Greg Murphy in the battle to have his name on the coveted trophy alongside the likes of...

Mon 30 Nov 1998
New Zealand CRC Results 98-11-29

New Zealand CRC Results 98-11-29

CRC MOTOR RACE SERIES November 29, 1998 A SPECTACULAR wheel to wheel dice at 240km/h down Teretonga's front straight told the story of an intense contest between Kiwi motor racing stars Greg Murphy and Scott Dixon at today's second...

Wed 25 Nov 1998
New Zealand CRC Invercargill Preview

New Zealand CRC Invercargill Preview

CRC MOTOR RACE SERIES November 25, 1998 KIWI Formula Holden stars Scott Dixon and Greg Murphy - each needing to prove he's New Zealand's Number One single-seater driver - may well have someone else to contend with at the front of the ...

Fri 20 Nov 1998
SBRS: Graduates Capture Ten Championships

SBRS: Graduates Capture Ten Championships

Skip Barber Trained Drivers Capture 10 Major Championships LAKEVILLE, Conn. - The Skip Barber Racing School, the World's Best Racing and Driving School, lived up to its reputation on race tracks around the world in 1998. Skip Barber...

Thu 19 Nov 1998
SBRS: Jeff Simmons, Todd Snyder Test PacWest Indy Lights Car

SBRS: Jeff Simmons, Todd Snyder Test PacWest Indy Lights Car

SIMMONS, SNYDER TEST PACWEST INDY LIGHTS CAR AT SEBRING SEBRING, Fla. (November 19) - Jeff Simmons of East Granby, Conn., the newly-crowned champion of the Barber Dodge Pro Series, and runner-up Todd Snyder of Sheffield, Mass. spent two days at...

Sun 08 Nov 1998
NA-F2000: Andy Lally Honored With Driver Award

NA-F2000: Andy Lally Honored With Driver Award

Highcroft's Andy Lally Honored with Mid-Ohio School Award NORTHPORT, N.Y., Nov. 9 -Andy Lally of Northport, N.Y., was honored with the prestigious Mid-Ohio School Driver Achievement Award for the U.S. Formula 2000 ...

Wed 04 Nov 1998
SBRS: Karting Scholarship Nominees Announced

SBRS: Karting Scholarship Nominees Announced

Skip Barber Announces Karting Scholarship Nominees LAKEVILLE, Conn. - The Skip Barber Racing School has announced the nominees for the 2nd Annual Skip Barber Racing Karting Scholarship program. The $150,000 Skip Barber Racing...

Tue 03 Nov 1998
JRCS: Championship Results

JRCS: Championship Results

USAC Formula Russell Championship Concludes Top Three Drivers Go to England Sonoma, CA - With the conclusion of the final round of the USAC Formula Russell Championship, the top three drivers have claimed their championship prizes of trips to...

Mon 02 Nov 1998
NA-F2000: Global Program Announced

NA-F2000: Global Program Announced

BRANDS HATCH, England (October 24, 1998) -- The U.S. F2000 National Championship announced an incentive program for International Formula Ford drivers looking to further their careers in the United States. The Formula Ford Incentive Program ...

Thu 29 Oct 1998
SBRS: Rio Big Scholarship Finalists Announced

SBRS: Rio Big Scholarship Finalists Announced

Skip Barber Announces Rio Big Scholarship Field LAKEVILLE, Conn. - The Skip Barber Racing School is pleased to announce the 11 invitees for the 1998 Rio Big Scholarship Shootout. The drivers where chosen based on their ...

Tue 27 Oct 1998
AIS: Final 1998 Point Standings

AIS: Final 1998 Point Standings

October 25, 1998 OFFICIAL 1998 AMERICAN INDYCAR SERIES DRIVER POINT STANDING (End of Season Results) 1. Greg Gorden Tour Ice Racing, Colorado Springs, CO. 92 2. Ken Petrie Precision Racing, Parker, CO 91 3.

AIS: Birmingham Race Report

AIS: Birmingham Race Report

October 25, 1998 Birmingham International Raceway victory by Greg Gorden clinches 1998 American IndyCar Series Driver Championship. Birmingham, AL: The south opened its arms wide to Greg Gorden and the American IndyCar Series as Gorden won...

Sun 25 Oct 1998
SBRS: Laguna Seca Race Report - Results

SBRS: Laguna Seca Race Report - Results

SIMMONS EARNS CROWN AT LAGUNA SECA CHAMPIONSHIP SHOOTOUT MONTEREY, Calif. - Todd Snyder never trailed in the race, but second-place finisher Jeff Simmons of East Granby, Conn. finished in the right position to claim the Barber Dodge Pro Series...

NA-F2000: Davod Besnard Report 98-10-25

NA-F2000: Davod Besnard Report 98-10-25

BESNARD DISQUALIFIED AFTER FINISHING FOURTH IN HEAT RACE; WARM-UP LAP INFRACTION SENDS F2000 CHAMP HOME EARLY BRANDS HATCH, England (October 24, 1998) -- After finishing fourth in a driving rainstorm in his first heat at the Formula Ford...

Sat 24 Oct 1998
SBRS: Laguna Final Qualifying

SBRS: Laguna Final Qualifying

LANGHORNE REIGNS AT LAGUNA SECA BARBER DODGE FINALE MONTEREY, Calif. (October 24) - He didn't do a rain dance, but Will Langhorne of Warrenton, Va. was singing in the rain after the 30-minute first qualifying session for Round 12 of the Barber...

Thu 22 Oct 1998
SBRS: Laguna Seca Finale

SBRS: Laguna Seca Finale

SIMMONS, SNYDER TO SETTLE CHAMPIONSHIP CHASE AT LAGUNA SECA MONTEREY, Calif. (October 22) - With 11 races completed and one race remaining in the Barber Dodge Pro Series season, the contenders for the title of series champion and endorsement of...

Tue 20 Oct 1998
AIS: Birmingham Hosts First Alabama Indy Car Race

AIS: Birmingham Hosts First Alabama Indy Car Race

Salt Lake City: The American IndyCar Series, on October 24, 1998, at the Birmingham International Raceway, will sanction the first ever Indy Car race to be held in the State of Alabama. This event will be part of the 1998 Alabama State...