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Sat 10 Jun 2000
Larry Nuber Deceased

Larry Nuber Deceased

Wynn Oil Company received very sad and tragic news on Thursday, June 8. Larry Nuber was found deceased in his home in Indianapolis by the local police department, who had been called in by relatives concerned because they had not heard from him...

Thu 10 Feb 2000
Hall-of-Fame race driver Dick Gaines dies

Hall-of-Fame race driver Dick Gaines dies

Hall-of-Fame race driver Dick Gaines dies Courtesy Times-Mail,Bedford, IN & T.J. Buffenbarger MITCHELL INDIANA, February 8, 2000 - Mitchell native Dick Gaines, a member of the National Sprint Car Hall of Fame, died Saturday at his residence. He...

Tue 20 Jun 2000
ALLSTAR: Ohio Sprint Speedweek TV Schedule

ALLSTAR: Ohio Sprint Speedweek TV Schedule

FINDLAY, OH - All Star videographer Jeff Kristensen and crew are pleased to announce the formation of "The Ohio Motorsports Hour", a one hour television show that will feature local racing action here in the Buckeye state. This will be a one...

Tue 13 Jun 2000
Knoxville Nationals 1961-1969

Knoxville Nationals 1961-1969

The Amoco Knoxville Nationals began in 1961 as a Super Modified National Championship. Roy Robbins, a native of Louisville, KY, claimed the first race and was battling for the lead in 1962, but was caught up in an accident that allowed Jerry...

Wed 02 Aug 2000
Portland Speedway Grand Re-Opening

Portland Speedway Grand Re-Opening

Sprint Cars Christen New Surface at Portland Speedway By Derrick Shannon Portland, Or. August 1. The hy-per-lube Northern Sprint Tour rolls into town Friday, August 4 for the inaugural dirt-racing event at the historic Portland Speedway, as ...

Sat 15 Apr 2000
Benny Rapp, 72, Still Getting it Done

Benny Rapp, 72, Still Getting it Done

Toledo's got ARCA, Corporal Klinger, Tony Packos, glass, the Beales......and Benny Rapp From inadequate Cromwell helmets to the finest head-gear Simpson Safety has to offer; from Toledo Raceway Park to the tip of South Africa, Benny Rapp, at...

Tue 13 Jun 2000
Larry Nuber Memorial Services

Larry Nuber Memorial Services

Larry Nuber passed away on Tuesday, June 6, 2000 of an apparent aneurysm in Indianapolis, Indiana. Larry was 51 years of age. Visitation will be held on Friday, June 16, 2000 from 2:00-4:00pm and from 5:00-9:00pm at Bersticker-Scott Funeral...

Sat 03 Jun 2000
Randy Nygaard takes feature as sprints return to Fairmont

Randy Nygaard takes feature as sprints return to Fairmont

<pre> Sioux Falls native and chassis builder Randy Nygaard took the checkers first as the Midwest Sprintcar Series brought their show into the Fairmont Speedway for the third MSS race of the season. This was the first time that the...

Fri 30 Jun 2000
ALLSTAR: Sharon Speedway, Ohio Speedweek results

ALLSTAR: Sharon Speedway, Ohio Speedweek results

All Star Sprint Ohio Speedweek Results - Sharon Speedway - Thu. 6/29/00 By Scott Hall HARTFORD, OH - Five races, five winners! Ed Lynch, Jr. passed leader Todd Shaffer to win $5,000 Thursday night at Sharon Speedway in the 18th annual All...

Tue 05 Sep 2000
ALLSTAR: Sharon Nationals Results

ALLSTAR: Sharon Nationals Results

</pre> All Star Sprint Race Results - Sharon Speedway - Sun. 9/3/00 By Scott Hall HARTFORD, OH - Phil Gressman chose the right Goodyear tire, and Kenny Jacobs chose the wrong one and that was the difference in the All Star sprint...

Thu 22 Jun 2000
Tue 07 Nov 2000
Mon 03 Jul 2000
URC Sprints take to the Potomac Speedway 6/30 results

URC Sprints take to the Potomac Speedway 6/30 results

URC Sprints Take to the Track at Potomac Speedway By: Vicki Adkins Budds Creek, Md., -- The URC Sprints were on hand at Potomac Speedway this past Friday night for their first and only visit to the track in the 2000 racing season.

Sat 15 Jan 2000
Sprint Car legend Lloyd Beckman passes away

Sprint Car legend Lloyd Beckman passes away

LINCOLN, Neb. (January 13, 2000) - One of the best short track drivers ever to don a helmet passed away this week. Lloyd Beckman of Lincoln, Neb., was born May 6, 1927, and nearly a century later, his presence will be missed but his mark will ...

Tue 18 Jul 2000
Indiana Sprint Week entry list

Indiana Sprint Week entry list

Here is a preliminary master entry list for this and next week's Pennzoil "Indiana Sprint Week®" races: MASTER ENTRY LIST STOOPS FREIGHTLINER USAC NATIONAL SPRINT CAR SERIES 13TH PENNZOIL "INDIANA SPRINT WEEK®" JULY 20-30, 2000 CAR ...

Fri 11 Feb 2000
Randy Kinser to Race With Support Series

Randy Kinser to Race With Support Series

Randy Kinser to Race With Support Series By Kendra Jacobs TIFFIN, Ohio (Feb. 9) — After deciding he wants to race with sprint car racing's elite more, Randy Kinser will compete for the World of Outlaws Support Series championship...

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,...

Mon 08 May 2000
Midwest Sprint Series Kopellah Speedway opener

Midwest Sprint Series Kopellah Speedway opener

Newsgroups: rec.autos.sport.info Organization: motorsport.com, inc. Approved: jackd@motorsport.com Followup-To: rec.autos.sport.misc Date: Mon, 08 May 2000 02:53:29 -0500 Subject: MSS: Midwest Sprint Series Kopellah Speedway opener A ...

Sun 17 Sep 2000
ESS: Kris Dow wins Merrittville race

ESS: Kris Dow wins Merrittville race

Kris Dow Becomes First Female ESS Feature Winner Ever. by Dean Reynolds THOROLD, ONT. - History was made Saturday night at the Merrittville Speedway as Byron, N.Y.'s Kris Dow became the first female feature winner in the 17 year history of the...

Sun 20 Aug 2000
Kopellah Speedway Roger Rager becomes first two-time winner

Kopellah Speedway Roger Rager becomes first two-time winner

AUGUST 18, 2000 - Veteran racer Roger Rager finally broke the streak of new winners in MSS competition when he pocketed his second consecutive victory at the Kopellah Speedway in St. Croix Falls, WI. Rager, who was piloting the Dale Wilson...

Sat 03 Jun 2000
ESS: Ontario: R. C. Faigle repeats win

ESS: Ontario: R. C. Faigle repeats win

R.C Faigle Repeats ESS Win at Brockville Ontario Speedway. by Dean Reynolds BROCKVILLE, ONT. - Back on August 27 of last year, Manlius, N.Y. resident R.C. Faigle picked up his first career Empire Super Sprint victory which came at the Paul ...

Tue 18 Jan 2000
ALLSTAR: Hall of Fame Inductees Announced

ALLSTAR: Hall of Fame Inductees Announced

KNOXVILLE, IOWA (JANUARY 15, 2000) - The ballots have been counted and the induction committee of the National Sprint Car Hall of Fame is pleased to announce the names of its 'class of 2000'. Leading the list of those individuals to be ...

Mon 25 Dec 2000
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...

Sun 09 Jul 2000
ALLSTAR: Ohio Speekweeks visits Fremont

ALLSTAR: Ohio Speekweeks visits Fremont

FREMONT, OH - July 05, 2000 - Frankie Kerr retired on his terms...he went out a winner in his last race, the Ohio Sprint Speedweek show on Tuesday, June 27 at Fremont Speedway. Kerr, the four-time champion of the All Star Circuit of Champions, ...

Tue 20 Jun 2000
Lincoln Speedway 2000-06-17

Lincoln Speedway 2000-06-17

JIMMY MCBEE ENDURES RAIN, RAHMER AND SIEGEL FOR FIRST CAREER WIN; Todd Rittenhouse Jr. endures for his first career URC win too; Thundercar feature postponed until June 24th ABBOTTSTOWN, PA, 6/17/00 - You couldn't have scripted a ...

Sat 29 Jan 2000
ALLSTAR: All Star Sprint 2000 Schedule

ALLSTAR: All Star Sprint 2000 Schedule

PONCE INLET, FL - The All Star sprints enter their 21st year of competition with 51 racing events scheduled in nine states with $1.3 million in total purses awaiting competitors for the "2000 Tour". Two tracks new to the All Stars highlight...

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 ...

Sun 23 Jul 2000
Sun 31 Dec 2000
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...

Sat 09 Sep 2000
ESS: Bully Hill Nationals - day one

ESS: Bully Hill Nationals - day one

Holcomb, Taber and Suprick Earn "Sweet" Victories to Kick off Bully Hill Vineyards Nationals Weekend. by Dean Reynolds DUNDEE, N.Y. - Empire Super Sprint regulars Scott Holcomb and Tom Taber joined United Racing Club star George Suprick was ...

Mon 25 Dec 2000
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...

Tue 25 Jul 2000
Mon 03 Jul 2000
July 9th race at Kopellah Speedway cancelled

July 9th race at Kopellah Speedway cancelled

The Midwest Sprintcar Series race at the Kopellah Speedway in St. Croix Falls, WI originally scheduled for July 9th has been canceled by mutual agreement between the management of the MSS and the management of the Kopellah Speedway. The ...

Wed 02 Aug 2000
Scaccio takes Mini Sprint Sizzler at Fulton

Scaccio takes Mini Sprint Sizzler at Fulton

Sodus, New York - Bob Scaccio, of Suffern, NY, was the sixth different feature winner in as many races this year on the Woodard's Concrete Products/Central New York Mini Sprint (CNYMS) tour. He took the "Mid Summer Mini Sprint Sizzler" at ...

Mon 04 Sep 2000
ALLSTAR: Lernerville/Sharon pit notes

ALLSTAR: Lernerville/Sharon pit notes

All Star Sprint Lernerville/Sharon Pit Notes By Scott Hall 9/3/00 HARTFORD, OH - Phil Gressman has come into his own as a 410 sprint car driver. Teamed this season with veteran mechanic Dwight Reidling, Gressman was dominant Sunday, winning...

Sun 02 Jul 2000
ALLSTAR: Eldora Ohio Speedweek Eldora results

ALLSTAR: Eldora Ohio Speedweek Eldora results

All Star Sprint Ohio Speedweek Results - Eldora Speedway By Scott Hall ROSSBURG, OH - July 1, 2000 - Kenny Jacobs passed race-long leader Ed Lynch Jr. with two laps remaining Saturday night at Eldora Speedway in the All Star sprint Ohio ...