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Fri 17 Dec 1999
Speedvision World Challenge News
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Speedvision World Challenge News

Volume 1, No. 1 Dec. 17, 1999 Welcome to the first issue of the Speedvision World Challenge Newsfax, a weekly electronic update on the happenings in the Speedvision GT and Touring Car Championships -- the fastest growing road racing series ...

Mon 13 Dec 1999
Sears Point Added to 2000 World Challenge Schedule
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Sears Point Added to 2000 World Challenge Schedule

ENGLEWOOD, Colo.—SCCA Pro Racing has announced the addition of Sears Point Raceway to the 2000 Speedvision World Challenge Championship schedule. One additional venue will be added shortly to bring the season total to 10 races. ...

Tue 23 Nov 1999
New Look for 2000
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New Look for 2000

SPEEDVISION WORLD CHALLENGE GETS NEW LOOK FOR 2000 BIGGER WHEELS, SPEC WINGS AMONG CHANGES ENGLEWOOD, Colo.–Keeping with the automotive aftermarket craze, the Speedvision World Challenge Championships will debut a more aggressive look in ...

Tue 16 Nov 1999
Five More Dates Announced
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Five More Dates Announced

FIVE ADDITIONAL SPEEDVISION WORLD CHALLENGE DATES ANNOUNCED ENGLEWOOD, Colo. -- SCCA Pro Racing has announced five more weekends for the Speedvision World Challenge GT and Touring Car Championships, bringing the season total to 10. Mosport ...

Tue 09 Nov 1999
1999 Speedvision World Challenge Season Review
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1999 Speedvision World Challenge Season Review

1999 SEASON REVIEW -- ARCHER, GALATI COME OUT ON TOP OF BANNER SPEEDVISION WORLD CHALLENGE YEAR ENGLEWOOD, Colo. -- This year, the World Challenge was saturated in newness, with Speedvision as its new title sponsor, new class names, new cars,...

Wed 20 Oct 1999
Speedvision World Challenge Banquet
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Speedvision World Challenge Banquet

SPEEDVISION WORLD CHALLENGE® COMPETITORS HONORED ENGLEWOOD, Colo.—Speedvision World Challenge competitors received over $150,000 in cash and prizes at the 1999 Awards Banquet, held October 10 in Monterey, Calif. Derek Bell and David...

Tue 12 Oct 1999
Laguan Seca Mills Sport Racing Finale
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Laguan Seca Mills Sport Racing Finale

Cupertino, CA. - The race started with a bang and ended with a bang. At the start the green flag dropped and David looked as though he were standing still while the others were shot out of a cannon as he fell back from his 17th place starting ...

Sat 09 Oct 1999
Laguna Seca Speedvision World Challenge Touring Race Story, Results
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Laguna Seca Speedvision World Challenge Touring Race Story, Results

MONTEREY, Calif. (October 9) - Pierre Kleinubing, of Erexim, Brazil, lead a podium sweep for his RealTime Racing team in the Speedvision World Challenge Touring Car Championship race at Laguna Seca Raceway, leading flag-to-flag to top...

Laguna Seca GT and Touring Qualifying
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Laguna Seca GT and Touring Qualifying

MONTEREY, CALIF. (October 8) -- Peter Kitchak and Pierre Kleinubing were the respective class fastest qualifiers for the Speedvision World Challenge GT and Touring Car Championships season finale at the Laguna Seca Raceway, in Monterey, ...

Sun 03 Oct 1999
Pikes Peak Touring Results, Story, Points
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Pikes Peak Touring Results, Story, Points

HEMMINGSON SCORES SURPRISE SPEEDVISION TOURING CAR WIN AT PPIR FOUNTAIN, Colo. (October 3) -- Chuck Hemmingson, of Des Moines, Iowa, scored his first Speedvision World Challenge Touring Car win since Minneapolis, 1996, taking race two...

Pikes Peak GT Results, Story
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Pikes Peak GT Results, Story

KITCHAK TAKES SPEEDVISION GT AT PPIR, POINTS LEAD FOUNTAIN, Colo. (October 3) -- Peter Kitchak, of Excelsior, Minn., took his fourth Speedvision World Challenge GT Championship win of the season at Pikes Peak International Raceway, thus taking...

Sat 02 Oct 1999
Pikes Peak Touring Race I Results
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Pikes Peak Touring Race I Results

TURNER SCORES SECOND SPEEDVISION TOURING WIN IN WILD PPIR RACE FOUNTAIN, Colo. (October 2) -- Will Turner, of Newbury Port, Mass., took his second-career Speedvision World Challenge Touring Car Championship win at the PPIR Road Racing Classic...

Fri 01 Oct 1999
San Diego Off for 2000
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San Diego Off for 2000

SAN DIEGO OFF FOR SPEEDVISION WORLD CHALLENGE IN 2000 ENGLEWOOD, Colo.—Due to construction delays for the inaugural November, 1999 San Diego Grand Prix, the initial event will now take place February 26-27, 2000, eliminating the...

Wed 29 Sep 1999
PPIR Road Racing Classic Fast Facts

PPIR Road Racing Classic Fast Facts

Fast Facts The PPIR Road Racing Classic Weekend BFGoodrich Tires Trans-Am Series - Round 12 Speedvision World Challenge GT - Round Nine Speedvision Touring Car Championship - Rounds Eight and Nine Pikes Peak International Raceway Fountain,...

Pikes Peak Fast Facts and Television
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Pikes Peak Fast Facts and Television

Fast Facts The PPIR Road Racing Classic Weekend BFGoodrich Tires Trans-Am Series - Round 12 Speedvision World Challenge GT - Round Nine Speedvision Touring Car Championship - Rounds Eight and Nine Pikes Peak International Raceway Fountain,...

Laguna Seca Mills Sport Racing Preview
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Laguna Seca Mills Sport Racing Preview

Speedvision Touring Car Championship - SCCA Pro Racing, Ltd. Welcome to the Wild West where it looks like the championship will come down to the last hand dealt at Laguna Seca. While the front runners are trying to seal the championship, David...

Tue 28 Sep 1999
Latin America Race Date Set

Latin America Race Date Set

MOTORSPORTS AMERICAS AWARDED EXCLUSIVE LATIN AMERICAN SCCA PRO RACING DEVELOPMENT RIGHTS ENGLEWOOD, Colo.—SCCA Pro Racing and Motorsports Americas, Inc., have reached a mutual agreement awarding Motorsports Americas, Inc., exclusive ...

Wrap Up 2000 Season in Aruba
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Wrap Up 2000 Season in Aruba

BREAK OUT THE ISLAND WEAR —TRANS-AM AND WORLD CHALLENGE TO WRAP UP 2000 SEASON IN ARUBA ENGLEWOOD, Colo.: —SCCA Pro Racing’s BFGoodrich Tires Trans-Am Series and Speedvision World Challenge Championships will conclude ...

Wed 22 Sep 1999
Road Atlanta John Phillips/Peter Tonelli Review
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Road Atlanta John Phillips/Peter Tonelli Review

Braeselton, GA Lobo Motorsports brought home their first team victory in the Motorola Cup Series at Road Atlanta in their Compact-classed 1999 Mazda Miata. Piloted by series veterans John Phillips and Peter Tonelli, the ...

Fri 17 Sep 1999
GP of Texas Adds More Road Racing
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GP of Texas Adds More Road Racing

FORT WORTH-DALLAS (Sept. 17, 1999) - American road racing's longest running series, the BFGoodrich Tires Trans-Am Series, has been added to the inaugural Grand Prix of Texas Sept. 3, 2000 at Texas Motor Speedway. Texas Motor Speedway and the...

Initial Venues Set for 2000 World Challenge
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Initial Venues Set for 2000 World Challenge

GT AND TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIPS JOIN TRANS-AM AND ALMS ON FIVE VENUES ENGLEWOOD, Colo. -- The Speedvision World Challenge GT and Touring Car Championships' initial five venues of its 2000 calendar have been set, all in conjunction with...

Wed 15 Sep 1999
Vancouver Penalties Revised
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Vancouver Penalties Revised

KITCHAK VANCOUVER GT FINISH REVISED FOLLOWING PROTEST HEARING ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (September 15, 1999) — Following a September 13 protest hearing regarding the penalty levied against Peter Kitchak in the Vancouver Speedvision World Challenge GT...

Wed 08 Sep 1999
Vancouver World Challenge Penalties Levied
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Vancouver World Challenge Penalties Levied

ENGLEWOOD, Colo.(September 7, 1999) — SCCA Pro Racing has levied the following penalties after the Speedvision World Challenge race during the Molson Indy Vancouver weekend, September 4: No. 3 Peter Kitchak (GT) - One lap penalty and two-race...

Sat 04 Sep 1999
Vancouver World Challenge Results
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Vancouver World Challenge Results

VANCOUVER, B.C., Can. -- Results from Saturday's 23-lap, 40.963-mile Speedvision World Challenge GT Championship race at the Molson Indy Vancouver, with finishing position, starting position in parenthesis, driver, hometown, car, laps complete and...

Vancouver World Challenge Race Report
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Vancouver World Challenge Race Report

VANCOUVER, B.C.(September 4) - Scotty B. White, of Puyallup, Wash., took his first-career Speedvision World Challenge win at the Molson Indy Vancouver, taking both overall and GT class honors. Hugh Plumb, of Chadds Ford, Pa., won the ...

Fri 03 Sep 1999
Pikes Peak Schedule
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Pikes Peak Schedule

The PPIR Road Racing Classic Weekend Pikes Peak International Raceway Fountain, Colo. - October 2-3, 1999 BFGoodrich Tires Trans-Am Series - Round 12 Speedvision World Challenge GT Championship - Round Nine Touring Car Championship - Rounds ...

Vancouver Qualifying Results
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Vancouver Qualifying Results

VANCOUVER, B.C., Can. (September 3) - Peter Kitchak, of Excelsior, Minn., and Brazilian Pierre Kleinubing took the Speedvision GT and Touring Car poles respectively for Saturday's inaugural running of the Speedvision World Challenge at the...

Wed 01 Sep 1999
Vancouver Trans-Am/World Challenge Schedule
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Vancouver Trans-Am/World Challenge Schedule

The Molson Indy Vancouver Weekend BFGoodrich Tires Trans-Am Series - Round 10 Speedvision World Challenge - Round Seven (Touring) and Eight (GT) Vancouver, B.C. - September 3-5, 1999 Thursday, September 2 3:00 p.m. BFGoodrich...

Tue 31 Aug 1999
Vancouver Quick Facts
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Vancouver Quick Facts

The Molson Indy Vancouver Weekend BFGoodrich Tires Trans-Am Series - Round 10 Speedvision World Challenge GT and Touring Car Championship (combined-classes race) Rounds Seven (Touring) and Eight (GT) Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, September...

Sun 29 Aug 1999
Grand Rapids World Challenge GT Race Results, Points
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Grand Rapids World Challenge GT Race Results, Points

GRAND RAPIDS, Michigan -- The results from Sunday's 32-lap, 50.56-mile Speedvision World Challenge GT Championship race, part of West Michigan Grand Prix, with finishing position, starting position in parentheses, driver, hometown, car, laps and...

Grand Rapids World Challenge GT Race report
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Grand Rapids World Challenge GT Race report

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (August 29) - Peter Kitchak, of Excelsior, Minn., came back from a spin to win his third Speedvision World Challenge GT Championship race of the season. Reese Cox, of Marietta, Ga. and John Heinricy, of Holly, Mich.,...

Sat 28 Aug 1999
Grand Rapids World Challenge Rsults, Points

Grand Rapids World Challenge Rsults, Points

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - Results from Saturday’s 32-lap, 50.56-mile Speedvision World Challenge Touring Car Championship race, part of the West Michigan Grand Prix, with finishing position, starting position in parentheses, driver, hometown,...

Grand Rapids World Challenge Results

Grand Rapids World Challenge Results

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (August 28) - Will Turner, of Newbury Port, Mass., won his first career Speedvision World Challenge Touring Car Championship race in a crash-filled event. Hugh Plumb, of Chadds Ford, Penn., and Jason Potter of Oxford,...

World Challenge GT Qualifying at Grand Rapids

World Challenge GT Qualifying at Grand Rapids

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.- Peter Kitchak, of Excelsior, Minn., captured his second pole of the 1999 season at Grand Rapids for Sunday's Speedvision World Challenge GT Championship race, part of West Michigan Grand Prix. Completing the top three...

Sat 31 Jul 1999
World Challenge Trois-Rivieres Results, Points
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World Challenge Trois-Rivieres Results, Points

TROIS-RIVERES, Quebec, Canada - Results from Saturday's 32-lap, 48.192-mile Speedvision World Challenge GT Championship race at the Trois-Rivieres street circuit, with finishing position, starting position in parentheses, driver, hometown, car,...

World Challenge Trois-Rivieres Race Report
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World Challenge Trois-Rivieres Race Report

TROIS-RIVIERES, Quebec, Canada (July 31) - Peter Kitchak, of Excelsior, Minn., took his second win of the 1999 Speedvision World Challenge season, taking the overall victory in the combined GT and Touring Car event at Le Grand Prix Player...