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Sun 31 Dec 2000
Portland Speedway 2001 schedule

Portland Speedway 2001 schedule

Portland Speedway officials are pleased to announce the 2001 racing schedule. The schedule boasts thirty-five race dates highlighted by three (3) events featuring the Outlaw Late Models, three (3) visits by the hy-per-lube Northern Sprint Tour,...

ESS: Empire Super Sprints ink wheel sponsor

ESS: Empire Super Sprints ink wheel sponsor

by Dean Reynolds SYRACUSE, N.Y. - Duralite Racing Wheels for Holdenville, Ok. became the latest manufacturer to join the long list of sponsors for the Empire Super Sprint (ESS) 2001 season. Duralite has been a major force in sprint...

Mon 25 Dec 2000
Garrett Jacobs gets

Garrett Jacobs gets "most improved driver"

Orrville,OH - - - Up and coming Sprint Car star Garrett "The Dirt Track Cowboy" Jacobs, 20, of Orrville, OH, was the recent recipient of the Wayne County Speedway "Most Improved Driver" award which was bestowed upon the young hotshoe at the recent...

Brad Doty inducted into hall of fame

Brad Doty inducted into hall of fame

Apple Creek,OH - "It was quite a shock when Tom Schmeh called me," explained a shocked and surprised Brad Doty upon getting the news from National Sprint Car Hall of Fame Director Thomas Schmeh that the famed ex-World of Outlaws Sprint Car...

ALLSTAR: TW Metals re-signs with All Stars

ALLSTAR: TW Metals re-signs with All Stars

Exton, PA - TW Metals, a leading distributor of specialty metals with over 40 locations worldwide, has announced that they will return as a Corporate Sponsor of the All Star Circuit of Champions for the 2001 racing season. A full-line...

Tue 19 Dec 2000
Irwindale re-signs local Ford dealer for 2001

Irwindale re-signs local Ford dealer for 2001

Irwindale, Calif. - - Advantage Ford Lincoln Mercury has signed-on for another year of sponsorship at Irwindale Speedway. "We were one of the first major sponsors to come aboard with Irwindale Speedway way back when the track was only in the ...

Heartland series continues growth

Heartland series continues growth

The Heartland Sprint Series is gaining momentum, and as the New Year approaches, there is considerable interest being shown in the new series. The series has established a home track at the Grove Creek Raceway in Grove City, MN and will be running...

Sat 16 Dec 2000
Wayne County Speedway season awards

Wayne County Speedway season awards

By Dana Blair (Orrville, OH) - Track owners Wayne and Bonnie Phillips awarded the top drivers from Wayne County Speedway at their recent awards banquet. Over 300 people were on hand as Ryan Markham (Late Models), Doug Stanley (Sprints), and...

Wed 13 Dec 2000
ESS: Empire super Sprints adds sponsor

ESS: Empire super Sprints adds sponsor

Extreme Safety Products Signs Sponsorship With Empire Super Sprints for 2001 by Dean Reynolds SYRACUSE, N.Y. - The Empire Super Sprints (ESS) would like to welcome Extreme Safety Products, the makers of Extreme Racewear to the sponsorship family...

Tue 12 Dec 2000
2001 season temporarily suspended

2001 season temporarily suspended

The Midwest Sprint Car Series announced that it will be running a substantially shorter schedule next season and possibly may not sanction any races for the 2001 calender year. Club president and founder, Chuck Priefer, made the announcement and...

Fri 08 Dec 2000
O'Reilly/NCRA sponsor announced

O'Reilly/NCRA sponsor announced

ARLINGTON, TX (December 4) -- The O'Reilly/National Championship Racing Association is proud to announce CSI Racewear as a new sponsor for its four divisions during the 2001 campaign. Don Crusius, President of CSI Racewear, heads one of...

Irwindale Speedway year two review

Irwindale Speedway year two review

Thirty-six nights of outstanding automobile racing action at Irwindale Speedway culminated with the 60th running of the legendary Turkey Night Grand Prix on Thursday, November 23. Fan favorite Tony Stewart won the 100-lap race for USAC midgets...

ALLSTAR: 2000 Season banquet report

ALLSTAR: 2000 Season banquet report

INDIANAPOLIS - The career feature win leader with the All Star Circuit of Champions sprint car racing series, Kenny Jacobs, was honored as a defending three-time champion Friday night at the All Star awards banquet held at the Crown Plaza hotel...

Mon 04 Dec 2000
Promoter of the Year named

Promoter of the Year named

FORT WORTH-DALLAS (Dec. 1, 2000) - O. Bruton Smith, founder and chairman of Speedway Motorsports, Inc., has been named Sprint Car Promoter of the Year by a blue-ribbon panel of media members, manufacturers, promoters and sanctioning body officials...

ALLSTAR: 2000 season review

ALLSTAR: 2000 season review

Kenny Jacobs Wraps up third consecutive All Star title on the All Star Sprint Tour 2000 By Scott Hall PONCE INLET, FL - For Kenny Jacobs, the 2000 season started out slow on the All Star sprint tour, but after eight months and 44 events,...

Mon 27 Nov 2000
Maxim is the champion's chassis choice

Maxim is the champion's chassis choice

MAXIM Race Chassis has been reaffirmed as the number one choice of Sprint Car champions during the 2000 season with point titles earned nationwide. Steve Kinser led the parade of satisfied MAXIM customers by winning his 16th World of Outlaws ...

ALLSTAR: Lee Jacobs 2000 season review

ALLSTAR: Lee Jacobs 2000 season review

Holmesville, Ohio - When Jacobs-Honecker Motorsports decided to add a 360 sprint to their team this season, they never dreamed of the success the team would enjoy with an untested rookie driver. But 16 year old second generation driver Lee...

Tue 21 Nov 2000
Las Vegas dirt track 2001 schedule

Las Vegas dirt track 2001 schedule

2001 Schedule - LVMS half-mile dirt oval Jan. 27 - Freestyle MX. Feb. 3 - Freestyle MX; Feb. 10 - Freestyle MX. March 1-3 - Pennzoil World of Outlaws; March 16-17 - Monster Trucks; March 31 - Rocky Mountain Pullers. April 28 - S.C.R.A.

Mon 20 Nov 2000
ESS: Empire Super Sprint banquet notes

ESS: Empire Super Sprint banquet notes

Over $53,000 Handed Out at Empire Super Sprint Tour 2000 Banquet: Woodring Crowned Champion for Sixth Time. @by Dean Reynolds SYRACUSE, N.Y. - The final checkered flag was waved on the Empire Super Sprint (ESS) Tour 2000 schedule Saturday night...

ALLSTAR: All Star 2001 schedule in process

ALLSTAR: All Star 2001 schedule in process

Ponce Inlet FL - After completing a successful 2000 season, All Star Circuit of Champions president Bert Emick is now in the process of scheduling races for the 2001 season for his traveling sprinters. The season starts with the Florida ...

Tue 14 Nov 2000
Heartland 305 series sets engine

Heartland 305 series sets engine

Heartland 305 Sprint Series founder, Bill Woodworth, announced today that after consulting several engine builders and doing extensive research, an appropriate engine package has been put together and the "Gladiator 305" motor will have...

Banquet closes out tenth anniversary season

Banquet closes out tenth anniversary season

Schenectady, NY: The Central New York Mini Sprint tour closed out it's tenth anniversary season on November 4th in Schenectady. PJ Peworchik, Binghamton, NY, was crowned the series champion in one of the closes points battles in the tour's ...

Sat 11 Nov 2000
ESS: Awards banquet, new sponsor announced

ESS: Awards banquet, new sponsor announced

SYRACUSE, N.Y. - This Saturday night in East Syracuse, N.Y., the final checkered flag for the Empire Super Sprint Tour 2000 will be waved with the annual awards banquet. Over $50,000 in cash and awards will be handed out to the best of ESS for...

Tue 07 Nov 2000
ESS: Delaware Speedway challenge

ESS: Delaware Speedway challenge

Yet Another ESS/URC Challenge Event Falls to Kramer Williamson. @by Dean Reynolds DELMAR, DE. - United Racing Club veteran and many-time champion Kramer Williamson went the entire 2000 season without an A-Main victory, that is, until the final...

Sun 05 Nov 2000
2000 hy-per-lube Northern Sprint Tour season recap

2000 hy-per-lube Northern Sprint Tour season recap

In 2000, the hy-per-lube Northern Sprint Tour completed 16 of 21 races scheduled at seven different tracks. The year saw 1999 champion Shawna Wilskey successfully defend her 1999 championship and also become the first three time Northern...

Fri 03 Nov 2000
Heatland 305 Series meeting

Heatland 305 Series meeting

There will be an informational meeting held to discuss the future of the recently created Heartland 305 Sprint Series in Southern Minnesota. Bill Woodworth, founder of the new series, will be on hand at the meeting room of the Norseman ...

Tue 31 Oct 2000
Greenwood Valley results 2000-110-28

Greenwood Valley results 2000-110-28

From Victory Lane At Greenwood Valley by Than Mitchell Blane Heimbach, Selinsgrove, scored end-of-season bragging rights as he picked up the final Micro Sprint Feature win of the 2000 Season at The Greenwood Valley Action Track. Scott...

Greenwood Valley results 2000-10-14, 21

Greenwood Valley results 2000-10-14, 21

October 21, 2000 Unseasonably warm weather made the racing at the Greenwood Valley Action Track in the next to last race date of the year even more exciting. Colby Womer, Mt. Pleasant Mills won the micro sprint feature race and was congratulated...

Fri 27 Oct 2000
ALLSTAR: All Star Florida free pre-entries

ALLSTAR: All Star Florida free pre-entries

PONCE INLET, FL - With eight nights of racing and over $245,000 in prize money posted, the All Star sprint car series is preparing for Florida Speedweeks 2001. For drivers wishing to participate, pre-entries are free at each track before Jan.

Wed 25 Oct 2000
New champion crowned

New champion crowned

On Saturday, November 4th, the Central New York Mini Sprint, Inc. Club (CNYMS) will crown its tenth point champion - - P. J. Peworchik, a 19 year old, from Binghamton, New York.. He finished out the season with a 52 point lead over Bob Scaccio of...

Tue 17 Oct 2000
ESS: Empire Super Sprint Tour 2000 Banquet Sat. November 11.

ESS: Empire Super Sprint Tour 2000 Banquet Sat. November 11.

Empire Super Sprint Tour 2000 Banquet Sat. November 11. by Dean Reynolds SYRACUSE, N.Y. - The final checkered flag for the Y2K season of the Empire Super Sprints will be waved Saturday, November 11 with the annual awards banquet. The Holiday...

ALLSTAR: Awards banquet set

ALLSTAR: Awards banquet set

PONCE INLET, FL - Friday, December 1st is the date and the Crown Plaza in Indianapolis is the place for the year 2000 annual All Star awards banquet. The gala event honors All Star champion Kenny Jacobs, the top ten car owners and drivers,...

ALLSTAR: All Stars adds staff positions

ALLSTAR: All Stars adds staff positions

PONCE INLET, FL - After completing a successful 2000 season, the All Star Circuit of Champions are increasing their staff with the hiring of two additional people. All Star president Bert Emick announced that Lisa and Randy Hammer of Fremont,...

Mon 09 Oct 2000
Lincoln Speedway season-ending Weld Memorialreport

Lincoln Speedway season-ending Weld Memorialreport

ABBOTTSTOWN, PA, 10/7/00 - It was a fitting end to the 2000 season at Lincoln Speedway Saturday night as the driver who has been in a league of his own - Fred Rahmer - won the race named after another driver that was in a league of his own...