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Fri 08 Dec 2000
FNIPPON: Alex Yoong third in Motegi test

FNIPPON: Alex Yoong third in Motegi test

Thursday 7th December 2000 - Malaysia's Alex Yoong celebrated Team LeMans' faith in re-signing him for the 2001 season with an impressive third in the pre-2001 season test held at the Twin Ring Motegi Circuit today. Japan Race Promotion and...

FHOLDEN: NRC Racing wins at Pukekohe

FHOLDEN: NRC Racing wins at Pukekohe

Australian Formula Holden Team NRC Racing has won the 2000 Tasman Express New Zealand Grand Prix along with the 2000 Tasman Cup when Hamilton (NZ) driver Andy Booth won the 40 lap New Zealand Grand Prix at Auckland's Pukekohe circuit today.

FHOLDEN: Booth snares Pukekohe win

FHOLDEN: Booth snares Pukekohe win

Hamilton twenty-five year-old Andy Booth (NRC Racing/ Propecia - Reynard 95D) scored another amazing win during today's New Zealand Grand Prix at Auckland's Pukekohe circuit. Fresh from a surprise Denny Hulme Memorial victory at Manfeild last...

SAMF3: El GF Motorsport comenz? los ensayos para el 2001 en Paran?

SAMF3: El GF Motorsport comenz? los ensayos para el 2001 en Paran?

Santa Fe, Argentina, 06/12/2000 (Especial).- El equipo argentino GF Motorsport realizó durante lunes y martes los primeros ensayos pensando en la próxima temporada de la categoría. La escuadra de Los Toldos estuvo durante esos dos días en el...

SAMF3: Cambios reglamentarios para ingresar al nuevo milenio

SAMF3: Cambios reglamentarios para ingresar al nuevo milenio

Santa Fe, Argentina Especial).- En la reunión realizada el pasado 29 de noviembre en San Pablo, Brasil, se definieron los cambios que tendrá la reglamentación de la categoría para ingresar al "nuevo milenio" con reglas que servirán para ...

Mon 04 Dec 2000
JRCS: 2000 championship series final results

JRCS: 2000 championship series final results

Sears Point Raceway, Sonoma, CA -- As the checkered flag came down on the 2000 USAC Formula Russell Championship Series, the top five drivers qualified to compete in the Jim Russell World Scholarship in England in 2001. Frank Dancs, ...

SBRS: Class in session at Laguna Seca Raceway

SBRS: Class in session at Laguna Seca Raceway

Over 100 students from Buena Vista Middle School exchanged one lab environment for another when they day-tripped to Laguna Seca Raceway for a crash course in science and physics. Salinas teacher Catherine Coward brought the idea to merge classroom...

SBRS: Sebring test notes 2000-11-29

SBRS: Sebring test notes 2000-11-29

Pre-season training resumed in Florida as the Barber Dodge Pro Series conducted a two-day test at Sebring International Raceway. The sessions were run on a newly configured course modified to add a series of fifth gear, high-speed esses along the...

SBRS: Jon Fogarty graduates to Indy Lights

SBRS: Jon Fogarty graduates to Indy Lights

Doricott Racing announced that Jon Fogarty, the Barber Dodge Pro Series runner-up in 2000, will join former Pro Series winner Townsend Bell as part of their three-man team to contest the Dayton Indy Lights campaign in 2001. Bell won two Lights...

ISSC: ISSC 2001 preview

ISSC: ISSC 2001 preview

This new one-make single-seater formula will feature drivers from around the world racing on the Grand Prix tracks of Europe in exciting head-to-head competition. With all the cars identical, the best young driver in the world should win. ...

FPAUDI: Beaulieu tests for Palmer Audi ride

FPAUDI: Beaulieu tests for Palmer Audi ride

LANGLEY, BC - November 24, 2000 " Canadian race driver Josh Beaulieu has recently returned from England following a successful try-out with the Euro Formula Palmer Audi series. Beaulieu completed two testing sessions in the 300-horsepower EFPA...

FHOLDEN: Wills takes preliminary win at Pukekohne

FHOLDEN: Wills takes preliminary win at Pukekohne

Simon Wills (Birrana Racing/ Lighting Direct - Reynard 94D) scored yet another win on his way to the series lead after race one of round two of the Tasman Express New Zealand Grand Prix Series held at Auckland's Pukekohe circuit earlier today. In...

FHOLDEN: Wills extends gap at Pukekohne

FHOLDEN: Wills extends gap at Pukekohne

Twenty-four-year-old Biranna driver Simon Wills made it four poles from four attempts during this afternoon's qualifying session for tomorrow's New Zealand Grand Prix at a sunny and hot Pukekohe. Wills, driving his twice championship and NZGP ...

FHOLDEN: NRC Racing Pukekohe qualifying

FHOLDEN: NRC Racing Pukekohe qualifying

QUALIFYING SESSION ONE - 11:00am Warm and overcast conditions greeted the Formula Holden field for their first qualifying session of the weekend at Auckland's Pukekohe circuit. NRC Racing drivers Andy Booth and Matthew Halliday completed a...

FHOLDEN: Wills hot in Pukekohe qualifying

FHOLDEN: Wills hot in Pukekohe qualifying

Simon Wills (Birrana Racing/ Lighting Direct - Reynard 94D) continued his Tasman Express Grand Prix Series dominance when he claimed pole position for tomorrow's preliminary 28 lap event, the precursor to tomorrow afternoon's demanding 40 lap New...

FHOLDEN: Pukekohne qualifying

FHOLDEN: Pukekohne qualifying

Following first hostilities in official practice at Auckland's high-speed, low-downforce Pukekohe circuit, and in sunny but blustery conditions, reigning New Zealand Grand Prix winner Simon Wills (Birrana Racing - Reynard 94D) topped the time ...

FHOLDEN: NRC Racing on the pace in Pukekohe practice

FHOLDEN: NRC Racing on the pace in Pukekohe practice

NRC Racing has completed a valuable day's testing prior to the 2000 Tasman Express New Zealand Grand Prix this Sunday at Auckland's Pukekohe circuit. Held in overcast but warm conditions, the test day saw all fifteen Formula Holden drivers taking...

FHOLDEN: NRC Racing prepares for NZ-GP

FHOLDEN: NRC Racing prepares for NZ-GP

November 30, 2000 - Winners of the Denny Hulme Memorial Trophy at Manfield Park last Sunday, Australia's NRC Racing Formula Holden team is currently preparing for the major event of the four race Tasman Express New Zealand Grand Prix Series at...

FHOLDEN: Formula Holden 2001 schedule announced

FHOLDEN: Formula Holden 2001 schedule announced

For the third consecutive year the Holden Australian Drivers' Championship will be contested over an eight round, sixteen race schedule, and new for 2001 Australia's fastest racing cars will head north to Darwin's Hidden Valley circuit. The...

Mon 27 Nov 2000
SBRS: The Class of 2000; Skip Barber trained mechanics

SBRS: The Class of 2000; Skip Barber trained mechanics

Skip Barber trained talent is by no means limited to the inside of its race cars. While we become accustomed to our drivers advancing to the big leagues, a number of our crew excel here as well, drawing attention from the likes of NASCAR, CART...

SBRS: Graduates nominated to 2000 Auto Racing All-America Team

SBRS: Graduates nominated to 2000 Auto Racing All-America Team

A delegation of notable motorsports journalists has submitted their list of nominees for the 12-driver 2000 Auto Racing All-America team. Among the highly talented entries are Skip Barber trained Juan Montoya, newly crowned Winston Cup champion ...

SBRS: Montoya acclimates to Formula 1

SBRS: Montoya acclimates to Formula 1

Former Barber Pro Series racer Juan Montoya has begun to settle in with BMW WilliamsF1 as he prepares for the next phase of his racing career; his Formula 1 debut in 2001. Montoya, the 1999 CART FedEx Series Champion and winner of the ...

SBRS: Arsenault and Maia pull away in the West

SBRS: Arsenault and Maia pull away in the West

The Formula Dodge Western Regional Championship continued to take form during early season race action at the Phoenix International Raceway. Bret Arsenault and Leonardo Maia recorded four wins and seven podium trips between them, en route to ...

SBRS: Bob Green speaks at NEDTSA

SBRS: Bob Green speaks at NEDTSA

Skip Barber Racing School instructor Bob Green addressed the New England Driver and Traffic Safety Association [NEDTSA] recently to reinforce the notion that current driver education curricula doesn't go far enough. Green's two lectures over the...

FHOLDEN: Booth gains 2001 major sponsor

FHOLDEN: Booth gains 2001 major sponsor

November 25, 2000 - In a sponsorship deal concluded on the eve of the 2000 Tasman Express New Zealand Grand Prix Series, global pharmaceutical giant Merck, Sharp and Dohme will promote their revolutionary new hair loss pill, known as Propecia, as...

FHOLDEN: NRC Racing Manfield race report

FHOLDEN: NRC Racing Manfield race report

Melbourne based Formula Holden team, NRC Racing, has won the coveted Denny Hulme Memorial Trophy race at Manfield Park (Palmerston North) in New Zealand. Andy Booth, the 25 year old Kiwi, powered his Propecia sponsored NRC Reynard 95D to a ...

FHOLDEN: Booth wins Hulme Trophy at Manfield

FHOLDEN: Booth wins Hulme Trophy at Manfield

Twenty-five year old Auckland driver Andy Booth (NRC Racing/ Propecia - Reynard 95D) scored an upset win during this afternoon's Denny Hulme Memorial Trophy race at New Zealand's Manfield Autocourse. Under sunny skies, Booth took advantage of a...

FHOLDEN: Manfield race report

FHOLDEN: Manfield race report

Simon Wills (Birrana Racing - Reynard 94D) decimated the opposition in today's opening Tasman Express New Zealand Grand Prix Series race at New Zealand's Manfeild Autocourse. The 24-year-old Melbourne, Australia based Aucklander drove faultlessly...

FHOLDEN: Manfield New Zealand NRC team qualifying

FHOLDEN: Manfield New Zealand NRC team qualifying

The first Manfield qualifying session to determine the grid positions for Sunday's opening Formula Holden race saw the previous day's fine weather deteriorate to drizzle and rain as soon as the cars took to the circuit at 10:45am. An early red...

FHOLDEN: Wills Manfield qualifying

FHOLDEN: Wills Manfield qualifying

Twenty-four-year-old Melbourne based Aucklander Simon Wills (Birrana Racing - Reynard 94D) backed up his morning preliminary pole spot with a scintillating pole time for tomorrow's 30 lap Denny Hulme Memorial Trophy race to be held at Manfield. ...

FHOLDEN: NRC Racing Manfield qualifying

FHOLDEN: NRC Racing Manfield qualifying

QUALIFYING SESSION ONE The first Manfield qualifying session to determine the grid positions for Sunday's opening Formula Holden race saw the previous day's fine weather deteriorate to drizzle and rain as soon as the cars took to the circuit at ...

FHOLDEN: Manfield qualifying

FHOLDEN: Manfield qualifying

A morning downpour immediately prior to today's first qualifying for tomorrow's opening Tasman Express Grand Prix round at Manfield NZ could do nothing to stop two-time Tasman champion Simon Wills (Birrana Racing - Reynard 94D) from setting the ...

FHOLDEN: Manfield practice report

FHOLDEN: Manfield practice report

2000 Tasman Express New Zealand Grand Prix Series Round 1, Practice 3 Report from Manfeild AutoCourse New Zealand At the completion of three, 30-minute practice sessions for Sunday's opening Tasman Express New Zealand Grand Prix Series round,...

SAMF3: Meira conquista o

SAMF3: Meira conquista o "Capacete de Ouro" ?s v?speras de embarcar para Indian?polis

Brasiliense aponta conquista do prêmio mais importante do automobilismo brasileiro como um "incentivo considerável" em sua carreira nas pistas Vítor Meira acaba de fechar com chave de ouro sua melhor temporada no automobilismo internacional.

Tue 21 Nov 2000
SBRS: Graduates have a good weekend

SBRS: Graduates have a good weekend

Barber Pro Series veteran Jerry Nadeau closed out the Winston Cup season with his first career NASCAR win at the NAPA 500 held at Atlanta Motor Speedway. The rescheduled event saw Skip Barber trained racers take four of the top-10 spots. Joining...

SBRS: Nadeau takles win at Atlanta

SBRS: Nadeau takles win at Atlanta

(Lakeville, Conn.) November 20, 2000 - Congratulations to Barber Pro Series veteran Jerry Nadeau, who closed out the Winston Cup season with his first career NASCAR win at the NAPA 500 held at Atlanta Motor Speedway. Nadeau, a product of the Skip...