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Tue 19 Dec 2000
World Challenge news 2000-12-18

World Challenge news 2000-12-18

Three-time and defending SCCA Club Racing Showroom Stock C National Champion Paul Bonaccorsi will make his Speedvision World Challenge Touring Car debut in 2001 with newly-formed TriPoint Motorsports in one of the team's two Mazda Protege MPS. ...

Tue 12 Dec 2000
Cunningham wins BMW Sports Trophy 2000

Cunningham wins BMW Sports Trophy 2000

Peter Cunningham has won the BMW Sports Trophy 2000 to become the world's most successful non-works BMW driver. The American was at the wheel of a BMW M3 in the GT class of the American Le Mans Series (ALMS) as well as the Speedvision World ...

Fri 08 Dec 2000

"Rogaine Hair-Raising Pass of the Day" announced

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (December 7, 2000) -- The Speedvision World Challenge, in conjunction with At Speed Motorsports, has announced Rogaine as the official sponsor of the "Rogaine Hair-Raising Pass of the Day" for the 2001 Speedvision GT season. ...

Mon 04 Dec 2000
Fizgerald takes Porsche Cup

Fizgerald takes Porsche Cup

Seattle, WA - Mike Fitzgerald was awarded the 2000 Porsche Cup by Dr. Oliver Porsche, Horst Marchart and Herbert Ampferer on November 25, 2000 at the Weissach Casino located at the Porsche Facility in Weissach, Germany. Fitzgerald, the 2000 ...

Mon 27 Nov 2000
2001 awards up 75 percent

2001 awards up 75 percent

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (November 22, 2000) -- The 2001 Speedvision World Challenge season will be the richest in series' history, with per-race awards increasing over 75 percent and season awards up 48 percent. The boost, based on heavy involvement...

Revised 2001 Speedvision World Challenge schedule

Revised 2001 Speedvision World Challenge schedule

Speedvision World Challenge Championships 2001 Dates (Subject to Change) <pre> Race Date Venue With March 2-4 Texas Motor Speedway, Fort Worth, Texas ...

Revised 2001 schedule released

Revised 2001 schedule released

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (November 22, 2000)—The Speedvision World Challenge has released a revision to its 2001 season schedule, initially announced September 29. The originally scheduled date of July 6-8 at Le Circuit Mont Tremblant has moved to ...

Tue 07 Nov 2000
Galati second in GT season standings

Galati second in GT season standings

San Diego, Calif.- Michael Galati completed an up-and-down season, finishing in second place in the Speedvision GT series drivers' standings, after an extreme season finale in San Diego. Following his win in Las Vegas one week ago, Galati ...

San Diego results

San Diego results

<pre> SAN DIEGO, Calif. - Final results from Sunday's 30-lap, 49.5-mile Speedvision World Challenge GT Round 10 race at the San Diego Grand Prix, with finishing position, starting position in parenthesis, driver, hometown, car, laps complete...

Borcheller takes San diego win, McMillin wins Championship

Borcheller takes San diego win, McMillin wins Championship

SAN DIEGO, Calif. - Terry Borcheller, of Phoenix, Ariz., passed David Schardt with two laps remaining to take the Speedvision World Challenge GT Round 10 race win at the San Diego Grand Prix. Jeff McMillin, of Erie, Pa., finished seventh,...

San Diego Touring Car results

San Diego Touring Car results

SAN DIEGO, Calif. - Neal Sapp, of Elicott City, Md., did everything he needed to do to keep his Championship hopes alive, taking his first-career Speedvision World Challenge win at the San Diego Grand Prix, and leading the most laps.

Sapp wins San Diego Touring car, Kleinubing wins championship

Sapp wins San Diego Touring car, Kleinubing wins championship

SAN DIEGO, Calif. - Neal Sapp, of Elicott City, Md., did everything he needed to do to keep his Championship hopes alive, taking his first-career Speedvision World Challenge win at the San Diego Grand Prix, and leading the most laps.

Audi S4s San Diego qualifying

Audi S4s San Diego qualifying

San Diego, Calif.- Michael Galati and Derek Bell will start fifth and thirteenth respectively for the last race of the Speedvision GT series being held in San Diego tomorrow. Following his win in Las Vegas one week ago, Galati posted a time of...

San Digeo GT qualifying

San Digeo GT qualifying

<pre> SAN DIEGO, Calif. - Starting lineup for Sunday's season finale, Round 10, of the Speedvision World Challenge GT Championship from the San Diego Grand Prix with starting position, car number in parenthesis, driver, hometown, car,...

San Diego Touring car qualifying results

San Diego Touring car qualifying results

<pre> SAN DIEGO, Calif.–Starting lineup for Sunday's Speedvision World Challenge Touring Car Round 10 season finale race, part of the San Diego Grand Prix, with starting position, car number in parenthesis, driver, hometown, car, fastest...

Fitzgerald takes San Diego GT pole

Fitzgerald takes San Diego GT pole

SAN DIEGO, Calif. - Mike Fitzgerald, of Phoenix, Ariz., captured his second Speedvision World Challenge GT pole in the last three races, edging Terry Borcheller by 0.068-second for Sunday's season finale at the San Diego Grand Prix. David...

Sun 05 Nov 2000
Kleinubing takes San Diego Touring Car pole

Kleinubing takes San Diego Touring Car pole

SAN DIEGO, Calif. -- Brazilian Pierre Kleinubing helped his Speedvision World Challenge Touring Car Championship cause today, earning the pole position for Sunday's 2000 season finale at the San Diego Grand Prix. Teammate Hugh Plumb, of Chadds...

San Diego Touring car practice times

San Diego Touring car practice times

<pre> SAN DIEGO, Calif. - Practice times for Sunday's Speedvision World Challenge Touring Car Round 10 season finale, part of the inaugural San Diego Grand Prix at the old Naval Training Center with position, car number in parenthesis,...

San Diego GT practice times

San Diego GT practice times

<pre> SAN DIEGO, Calif. - Practice times for Sunday's Speedvision World Challenge GT Round 10 season finale, part of the inaugural San Diego Grand Prix at the old Naval Training Center with position, car number in parenthesis, ...

San Deigo fast facts

San Deigo fast facts

<pre> Speedvision GT and Touring Car Championships Round 10 - Final Round - San Diego Grand Prix Event/Circuit: San Diego Grand Prix, Naval Training Center Street Circuit San Diego, Calif. Green Flag: Speedvision Touring...

Fri 03 Nov 2000
Weekly notes 2000-11-01

Weekly notes 2000-11-01

TURNER MOTORSPORT TIES NAYKID RACING FOR LAS VEGAS PRESENTATION AWARD, WINS SEASON PRIZE: Turner Motorsport and NayKid Racing tied for the Grand Prix of Las Vegas Presentation Award, giving Turner the season-long Speedvision Presentation Award and...

World Challenge, Toyo Tires announce three-year partnership

World Challenge, Toyo Tires announce three-year partnership

LAS VEGAS, Nev. (October 31, 2000) -- The Speedvision World Challenge and Toyo Tires have announced a three-year, exclusive, spec tire relationship beginning with the 2001 Speedvision GT and Touring Car seasons. Beginning with...

Audi S4s onto San Diego

Audi S4s onto San Diego

Auburn Hills, Mich.- The Speedvision GT series will conclude its eleven-race schedule at the Grand Prix of San Diego on Sunday, November 5th. Derek Bell and Michael Galati will try to repeat their strong performances from Las Vegas. The...

Champion Audi wins Las Vegas Charity Challenge

Champion Audi wins Las Vegas Charity Challenge

Auburn Hills, Mich. - To top off a perfect weekend at the Las Vegas Motorspeedway, Champion Motors won the Charity Challenge organized by rival dealership and Speedvision GT competitor Stoddard Import Cars. Pompano Beach, Fla.-based Champion...