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Thu 29 Dec 2005
Dubai 24 Hours inaugural race preview

Dubai 24 Hours inaugural race preview

Toyo Tire 24 Hours of Dubai At the start of the new year the first 24 hour race of the Middle East will attract many racing adventurers. Thursday the 12th and Friday the 13th 70 international teams will attend the start of this race at Dubai ...

Fri 09 Dec 2005
NASA: Mazdaspeed Motorsports Thunderhill 25 notes

NASA: Mazdaspeed Motorsports Thunderhill 25 notes

Laguna Niguel, CA (12.08.05): The Mazdaspeed Motorsports team faced every facet of true endurance racing at this year's 25 Hours of Thunderhill-- The Mazdaspeed Motorsports Team's effort started out well with both cars sitting in the 1st and 2nd...

RRDC: Urciuoli wins HSR's award

RRDC: Urciuoli wins HSR's award

RRDC MEMBER URCIUOLI WINS HSR'S GRAND CHAMPION GTP TROPHY CASEY KEY, Fla. (Dec. 7, 2005) - Road Racing Drivers Club (RRDC) member Archie Urciuoli garnered the 2005 overall points championship in Historic Sportscar Racing's Historic GTP/Group C...

NASA: TC Motorsports Thunderhill 25 summary

NASA: TC Motorsports Thunderhill 25 summary

TC MOTORSPORTS TAKES SECOND AT NASA 25 HOURS OF THUNDERHILL [IMAGE]Federal Way, WA--TC Motorsports finished second in the 2005 NASA 25 Hours of Thunderhill presented by the U.S. Air Force held December 3 and 4. After 25 hours of racing, TC ...

Wed 07 Dec 2005
NASA: ART Thunderhill 25 hour notes

NASA: ART Thunderhill 25 hour notes

Third At The 2005 NASA 25 Hours Of Thunderhill ART/ESX Subaru STi Reaches The Podium In Its Maiden Race SAN JOSE, CA, Dec 6 / The ART/ESX/C&D/TC Design/JustRacing.com Subaru STi made a bold statement to the motorsports community on Sunday by ...

NASA: Gary Sheehan Thunderhill 25 hour notes

NASA: Gary Sheehan Thunderhill 25 hour notes

FIRST 25HR ENDURANCE PODIUM FOR SHEEHAN, SUBARU STI Martinez, CA -- Grand-Am Cup and USTCC driver Gary Sheehan of Martinez, CA has helped earn Subaru its first-ever podium finish in a North American Endurance race, with a 3rd place overall...

NASA: Auston Harris 25 hour summary

NASA: Auston Harris 25 hour summary

Auston Harris 25 Hour Veteran at 14 Willows, CA -- 14 year old Auston Harris competed in the 2005 25 Hours of Thunderhill, co-driving the ...

Thu 24 Nov 2005
Britsports: Juno Racing Brands Hatch notes

Britsports: Juno Racing Brands Hatch notes

Juno Victorious in Britsports Winter Series Juno Racing sealed another victory in the Britsports Winter Series this weekend. Competing at Brands Hatch, the Lancastrian outfit sported two Juno SS3-V6s in the event ...

Sat 19 Nov 2005
NASA: Kanavas to race Thunderhill 25 hours

NASA: Kanavas to race Thunderhill 25 hours

Kanavas Joins Mazda Factory Team for 25-Hours of Thunderhill Effort Laguna Niguel, CA (11.17.05): Johnny Kanavas will join drivers Charles Espenlaub, Scott Bradley, Ken Dobson, Jim Daniels, Tim Buck, Jeremy Barnes, Scott Kaluza, Andy Bornhop (of...

NASA: TC Motorsports signs Caddell for Thunderhill

NASA: TC Motorsports signs Caddell for Thunderhill

TC MOTORSPORTS SIGNS ANDREW CADDELL FOR 25 HOURS OF THUNDERHILL Federal Way, WA--TC Motorsports announced today that 17 year old Andrew Caddell has signed on to drive the ...

Wed 16 Nov 2005
Belcar: 2006 news 2005-11-16

Belcar: 2006 news 2005-11-16

Even though the noise of the engines has only just disappeared, speculation and rumours about the upcoming 2006 season are widespread, but the drivers and teams concerned are very careful in confirming the information. Bert Longin has...

Mon 14 Nov 2005
Vallelunga 6 hours Sunday report

Vallelunga 6 hours Sunday report

BMW M3 GTRs RULE SILVER CUP AT VALLELUNGA WITH QUESTER-RICCITELLI-PETER ON THE HIGHEST PODIUM STEP VALLELUNGA -- The two Duller Motorsport BMW M3 GTR, the only two cars at full laps and divided by only 24 seconds after six hours...

Vallelunga 6 Hours Saturday summary

Vallelunga 6 Hours Saturday summary

A GT CAR AGAIN ON TOP OF "VALLELUNGA 6 HOURS" WITH THE MASERATI MC12. SILVER CUP WILL TAKE PLACE TOMORROW VALLELUNGA -- It was missing since 1977: we are talking about a GT car victory in Gold Cup, the "Vallelunga 6 Hours" race just reserved...

AV8SS: 2005 inaugural season wrapup

AV8SS: 2005 inaugural season wrapup

Congratulations AV8SS Champions The American V-8 Supercar Series recently concluded a spectacular first season. After 11 events and that brought out 41 competitors vying for the title "champion", Barry Kline in his 1994 Mustang Cobra ...

Sun 13 Nov 2005
Picchio enters Vallelunga 6 hour race

Picchio enters Vallelunga 6 hour race

Picchio Take Aim at Vallelunga It is now confirmed that the participation of a Picchio SR2 car in the Six Hours of Vallelunga, to be held next week-end on the race track in Lazio, central Italy is definite. This is a classic of endurance...

Vallelunga 6 Hours preview

Vallelunga 6 Hours preview

VALLELUNGA -- All forecasts met in Gold Cup, the race which tomorrow will open the "Vallelunga 6 Hours" XV Edition challenges: the factory Lister Storm Lmp1 Hybrid, entrusted to Stefano Zonca and Andrea Belicchi, has indeed gained pole position...

Thu 10 Nov 2005
NASA: TC Motorsports Thunderhill 25 hours preview

NASA: TC Motorsports Thunderhill 25 hours preview

TC MOTORSPORTS PREPARES FOR THE NASA 25 HOURS OF THUNDERHILL Federal Way, WA-- Coming off of their second straight victory at the 8 Hours of the Cascades in October, the endurance racing pros at TC Motorsports prepare to head to California...

Vallelunga six hours preview

Vallelunga six hours preview

ROME -- Entries lists for Vallelunga 6 Hours Gold Cup and Silver Cup are going to be filled up. The two challenges will officially start on the Roman track this Thursday with free practice. In Gold Cup, restricted to GT and Prototypes, the...

Fri 04 Nov 2005
Six hours of Vallelunga pre-race notes

Six hours of Vallelunga pre-race notes

ROME -- Vallelunga 6 hours count-down has been set off. The international endurance race organized by Peroni Promotion Incentive on Vallelunga circuit, just outside Rome, will see drivers, teams and cars coming from all Europe meeting on...

Tue 01 Nov 2005
Beechdean Motorsport announces 2006 plans

Beechdean Motorsport announces 2006 plans

Beechdean Motorsport set for GT graduation Beechdean Motorsport have confirmed their intention in sportscar racing by purchasing a Ferrari 360 GT3 car from Damax Motorsport. The team, multiple winners in Britcar this season with there unique BMW...

Sat 29 Oct 2005
NASA: Mid-Ohio to host event in 2006

NASA: Mid-Ohio to host event in 2006

NATIONAL AUTO SPORT ASSOCIATION ANNOUNCES CHAMPIONSHIP EVENT AT MID-OHIO SPORTS CAR COURSE RICHMOND, CA (October 28, 2005) The National Auto Sport Association (NASA) today announced a new multi-year partnership with TrueSports, Inc. to host the...

Fri 28 Oct 2005
Mid-Ohio to host 2006 championship event

Mid-Ohio to host 2006 championship event

NATIONAL AUTO SPORT ASSOCIATION ANNOUNCES CHAMPIONSHIP EVENT AT MID-OHIO SPORTS CAR COURSE RICHMOND, CA (October 28, 2005) - The National Auto Sport Association (NASA) today announced a new multi-year partnership with Mid-Ohio Sports Car ...

New track development - Oregon Raceway Park

New track development - Oregon Raceway Park

Racetrack nears for Sherman Co. site Motorcourse set for Grass Valley Indianapolis, Daytona, Nurburgring, Watkins Glenn, Monte Carlo, and ... Grass Valley? Right now, 436 acres of Sherman County wheatfield are poised to become a new...

Wed 19 Oct 2005
FCS: Series returns to US GP

FCS: Series returns to US GP

INDIANAPOLIS, Thursday, Aug. 22, 2002 ^Ö The Ferrari Challenge series will make its third appearance at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway as a support event for the 2002 SAP United States Grand Prix from Sept. 27-29. Following qualifying sessions...

Lambo-Racing second race preview

Lambo-Racing second race preview

More testing kilometres ahead for the Lamborghini Gallardo GTR Untermerzbach/Germany, 18th October 2005 -- The Lamborghini Gallardo GTR is back in VLN business: Team Lambo-Racing will enter the car in the 10th round of the Nurburgring ...

Thu 13 Oct 2005
Belcar Spa Racing Festival notes

Belcar Spa Racing Festival notes

Penders / Lamot did what they had to do during the Spa Racing Festival, finishing 3rd overall and winning their GTB-class; after the race they gained one more place, because Longin / Couwberghs were penalized for overtaking under...

Double win for Vitaly Petrov in Russia

Double win for Vitaly Petrov in Russia

Double win for Vitaly Petrov 21-year old Russian Vitaly Petrov in 2005 becomes the first man who has won two national championships during one season, using two different cars. Driver from Vyborg (near St. Petersburg) took titles in...

Macau GP pre-race notes

Macau GP pre-race notes

QUALITY AND VARIETY ORDER OF THE DAY In addition to its glittering trio of top-notch international headline events, the Macau Grand Prix remains true to its tradition of staging four- days of varied and diverse motorsport ...

Fri 16 Sep 2005
Fitch receives 2005 Bob Akin award

Fitch receives 2005 Bob Akin award

John Fitch receives 2005 RRDC Bob Akin Motorsports Award LIME ROCK, Conn. (Sept. 15, 2005) - The Road Racing Drivers Club (RRDC) named longtime racing driver and safety innovator John Fitch as the 2005 recipient of the Bob Akin Motorsports Award...

Wed 14 Sep 2005
Ryan Hooker Britcar 24 race notes

Ryan Hooker Britcar 24 race notes

4th In Class for Hooker In The Willhire 24Hours In a late hour deal, Ryan Hooker (Upminster) took part in the Willhire 24Hours race at Silverstone last weekend (9-11th September) in the ...

Adventure of Marino's ride at the Britcar 24

Adventure of Marino's ride at the Britcar 24

Special to Motorsport.com by Kaye Wilson Despite the heavy rain and damp conditions at Silverstone Circuit this weekend, it turned out to be a very "sunny" return for Marino whose last drive in the UK was in 2001 in Silverstone at the final...

Tue 13 Sep 2005
Juno Racing Britcar 24 Silverstone summary

Juno Racing Britcar 24 Silverstone summary

Double Victory Joy For Juno Racing It was double celebrations for Preston based Juno Racing this weekend as they took two commanding victories at the Britsports double header at Silverstone. Dominic Lesniewski in...

Mon 12 Sep 2005
Balfe Motorsport Britcar 24 Silverstone summary

Balfe Motorsport Britcar 24 Silverstone summary

BALFE TAKES HISTORIC 24-HOUR VICTORY AT SILVERSTONE Caythorpe sportscar star Shaun Balfe scored a sensational victory at the Britcar 24-hour race at Silverstone this weekend. The result means that the T. Balfe Executive Homes backed driver...

Fri 26 Aug 2005
NASA: American Iron West round five summary

NASA: American Iron West round five summary

American Iron Series West, Round 5-Infineon Raceway By John Lindsey - August 11, 2005 Round 5 of the American Iron West Series saw the racers returning to Infineon Raceway in Sonoma, CA on August 6-7, 2005. Drivers in attendance included Guy ...

Mon 15 Aug 2005
ARC: Oran Park round five summary

ARC: Oran Park round five summary

NO STOPPING MONTE It seems nothing can stop Westpoint's Tim Monte from winning in the Aussie Racing Cars, and he proved it at Round 5 of the 2005 WPS Aussie Racing Cars Series at Sydney's Oran Park Raceway this weekend. The final race was run...

Fri 12 Aug 2005
ARCS: Oran Park round five Friday summary

ARCS: Oran Park round five Friday summary

KEMAL TOPS QUALIFYING VIP Petfood's Paul Kemal has qualified fastest for Round 5 of the 2005 WPS Aussie Racing Cars Series at Oran Park Today. In a closely fought qualifying session, in which only half a second separated the top ten, Kemal was...