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Fri 07 Sep 2001
Winchester Speedway history

Winchester Speedway history

Winchester Speedway, Winchester 400 Both Go Back to the Ages Oldest Half-Mile Oval in Country Started Hosting ASA in 1970 PENDLETON, Ind. (August 30, 2001) -- It has a legendary feel, and rightfully so. It was the world's first half-mile oval...

Fri 06 Apr 2001
Al Papini III, in memory of the weekend warrior

Al Papini III, in memory of the weekend warrior

On April 1, 2001, racer Al Papini III, died from a heart attack during the feature race for the NASCAR Late Model class at Rockford Speedway in Rockford, Illinois. Papini, veteran racer; Papini, age 41; Papini, a family man; Papini, a weekend ...

Wed 18 Jul 2001
Lincoln honors Daryl Gohn/Glenn Gohn Sr.

Lincoln honors Daryl Gohn/Glenn Gohn Sr.

ABBOTTSTOWN, PA, 7/16/2001 - This Saturday night, July 21st, Lincoln Speedway will once again honor two men who were a big part of the history of the Pigeon Hills oval - with the Annual Daryl Gohn/Glenn Gohn Sr. Memorial. Gohn Sr. was a...

Ellis Palasini at NSCHF

Ellis Palasini at NSCHF

KNOXVILLE, IOWA (JULY 11, 2001) - Ellis Palasini of Leland, Mississippi, will share the highlights of his super- modified racing career, 1951-72, with visitors to the National Sprint Car Hall of Fame & Museum on Saturday, July 28, as part...

Sun 23 Sep 2001
Chuck Sennot fatally injured in Delaware

Chuck Sennot fatally injured in Delaware

Bechtelsville, PA September 23, 2001 . . . Chuck Sennott, a veteran campaigner in late model stock car racing at NASCAR sanctioned Grandview Speedway, was fatally injured in a multi-car late model stock car racing accident at...

Fri 27 Apr 2001
West Virginia Motor Speedway news and new ownership

West Virginia Motor Speedway news and new ownership

Mineral Wells, W.Va.- West Virginia Motor Speedway will kick off the 2001 race season next month with the annual Mountain Dew Mama Classic as some of the most popular dirt late model drivers come to do battle at "West Virginia's Premier...

Thu 11 Jan 2001
Brad Gillie joins Texas Motor
AMA

Brad Gillie joins Texas Motor

Texas Motor Speedway has named Brad Gillie as the new Manager of Short Track Operations. He will be responsible for all short track activity at the speedway, including all races at the new Texas Motor Speedway Dirt Track. "Brad is going to...

Tue 10 Apr 2001
IMCA: NSCA: Museum historical formum preview

IMCA: NSCA: Museum historical formum preview

KANSAS RACING LEGENDS KICK OFF LIVELY NEW NATIONAL SPRINT CAR HALL OF FAME & MUSEUM HISTORICAL FORUM -- MONTHLY SERIES BEGINS APRIL 28 IN KNOXVILLE-- KNOXVILLE, IOWA (April 9, 2001) - Six super modified and sprint car legends and one car ...

Thu 16 Aug 2001
Leilani Hunter Thunderhill Speedway preview

Leilani Hunter Thunderhill Speedway preview

The Allison Legacy Race Series Leilani Hunter---Double for Actress Catherine Zeta-Jones Will Drive in L125 apper at Thunderhill Speedway in Texas on Saturday, August 18th. Leilani Hunter who doubles for Catherine Zeta-Jones in movies ...

Tue 15 May 2001
Bloomington Speedway preview

Bloomington Speedway preview

HARF NIGHT/KARTON KING NIGHT BLOOMINGTON, IN (May 13, 2001) - It's bargain night for race fans at Bloomington Speedway. The thousands of race fans in Indiana who belong to HARF (Hoosier Auto Racing Fans) are invited to visit the famous red clay...

Tue 24 Jul 2001
Tragedy strikes at Lorain County Speedway

Tragedy strikes at Lorain County Speedway

On Saturday, July 21, two late-model cars collided and went into the grandstands at the Lorain County Speedway track located near Amherst, Ohio. One spectator, Virginia Wyleth, was fatally injured and at least 13 others were injured. The accident...

Tue 04 Sep 2001
Big Diamond

Big Diamond "Coal Cracker 100" race results

BIG DIAMOND RACEWAY RESULT SUMMARY - SEPTEMBER 2, 2001 COAL CRACKER MODIFIED 100: 1. 126 Duane Howard, Oley, PA ($10,880); 2. 114 Craig Von Dohren, Barto, PA; 3. 88T Meme DeSantis, Temple, PA; 4. 5 Keith Hoffman, Whitehall, PA; 5. 1 Billy...

Thu 16 Aug 2001
Portland Speedway race results 2001-08-10

Portland Speedway race results 2001-08-10

<pre> NASCAR Weekly Racing Series Grand American Modifieds Fast Time: Richard Whiteman/16.572 Trophy Dash: Dan Fox Timber Wolf Hardcharger Award: Richard Whiteman Discount Muffler Quickest & Quietest: Gary Morris Heat Race ...

Wed 11 Apr 2001
Aber and Earl win at Wayne County in Orrville, Ohio

Aber and Earl win at Wayne County in Orrville, Ohio

DENNY EARL MOTORSPORTS "Professional Dirt Late Model Racing" 113 First Street S.E. - Massillon, Ohio 44646 Telephone: 330-837-1773 E-Mail: masstrans@sssnet.com=20 MATT ABER THE 'BOSS' FIRST NIGHT OUT MASSILLON,OH--- "I've been racing for 15 ...

Sun 23 Sep 2001
Berlin Raceway race report

Berlin Raceway race report

MARNE, MI -- The final night of Berlin Raceway's 51st season ended in dramatic style Saturday night, with a local star winning the national ARCA touring series feature and an unbelievable final lap in the Sportsman feature resulting in a surprise...

Sat 13 Oct 2001
Desoto Speedway announces new series

Desoto Speedway announces new series

Desoto Speedway President and General Manager John Sarppraicone announced the formation of the All American Challenge Series for Super Late Models to compete at Desoto Speedway during the 2002 season. The new series is designed to bring Super...

Sat 24 Feb 2001
Larry Krieger died February 17

Larry Krieger died February 17

Irwindale 1999 Champion Driver Larry Krieger Remembered As One Of The Best And Brightest Irwindale, Calif. - - NASCAR Grand American Modified driving champion Larry Krieger passed away on Saturday, February 17. The thirty-five year old racing...

Mon 05 Nov 2001
PathValley Speedway Awards Banquet reports

PathValley Speedway Awards Banquet reports

Path Valley Banquet Honors 25 Track Champions Spring Run, PA_ Two Wheel Promotions honored the regions top racers and 25 Path Valley Speedway Park champions with trophies and more than $15,000 in points money Nov. 3 at Pleasant Hall. "You ...

Thu 01 Mar 2001
Greg Stewart gets sponsor

Greg Stewart gets sponsor

FOUR OAKS, N.C. (February 26, 2001) -- Screaming Eagle Motorsports and driver Greg Stewart have announced a one-race sponsorship deal with Action Thrift Stores for the tires.com 300 Presented by BFGoodrich Tires at Irwindale Speedway in Irwindale,...

Tue 18 Sep 2001
Portland Speedway results 2001-09-14

Portland Speedway results 2001-09-14

{TB] Final Results - NASCAR Weekly Racing Series Grand American Modifieds Fast Time: Richard Whiteman 15.689 seconds (new track record) Trophy Dash: Don Jenner Heat Race ...

Thu 26 Jul 2001
namars: Indianapolis Speedrome Hall of Fame induction

namars: Indianapolis Speedrome Hall of Fame induction

A time for old friends and new heroes this past weekend as the Indianapolis Speedrome inducted former news director Al Stilley as our 20th member of the Speedrome Hall of Fame. Thursday, July 19 - The NAMARS Midget program has become the ...

Wed 14 Nov 2001
WKA: Petropoulos' RAD program at Atlanta

WKA: Petropoulos' RAD program at Atlanta

Petropoulos in NAPA 500 Parade Lap Atlanta, GA (November 13, 2001) - Peter Petropoulos will participate in the pre-race parade lap for the NAPA 500 at the Atlanta Motor Speedway on Sunday, November 18, 2001. Petropoulos will be featured in his...

Thu 30 Aug 2001
Dick Trickle returns for Minnesota State Fair

Dick Trickle returns for Minnesota State Fair

Dick Trickle Returns To ASA For Minnesota State Fair Race Two-time ASA Champion Looking to Gain Fifth Fair Win PENDLETON, Ind. (August 28, 2001) - Once again, as it has nearly ever year since 1978, the American Speed Association will invade ...

Tue 21 Aug 2001
Tue 03 Apr 2001
Mike Eddy returns

Mike Eddy returns

DELTON, MI (March 30, 2001) -- When the ASA ACDelco Series returns to action on April 6-7 at South Boston Speedway, it will mark the return of a legend, as Mike Eddy will make his first start of the 2001 season. Eddy will fill the seat vacated...

Wed 17 Oct 2001
Tue 04 Sep 2001
Big Diamond

Big Diamond "Coal Cracker 100" race report

Minersville, PA - September 2 - In a daring three-wide move which saw the leaders bang wheels on the final lap and nearly crash out of the event, Duane Howard of Oley, Pa stole the win in the 22nd Annual Coal Cracker 100 at Big Diamond Raceway on...

Wed 05 Sep 2001
Flat Rock Speedway final race report 2001-09-01

Flat Rock Speedway final race report 2001-09-01

Flat Rock Champs Crowned FLAT ROCK, MI: One of the largest crowds of the year filed into Flat Rock Speedway Saturday night for the Joe Lake Tireman Season Championships. Rick Knowles, Greg Studt, Ken Knight and Aram Zadigian all captured...

Thu 18 Oct 2001
Irwindale Speedway results 10-13-01

Irwindale Speedway results 10-13-01

Last Lap Lead Change Gives City Of Walnut The "Mayor's Cup" Win Greg Voigt Hangs In To Win Wild Food 4 Less Super Late Models 100 "It ain't over 'til it's over," said New York Yankee catcher Yogi Berra decades ago. That well-known "philosophy"...

Tue 04 Sep 2001
Minnesota State Fair Speedway race results

Minnesota State Fair Speedway race results

<pre> ST. PAUL, MN -- The final results from Monday's $204,960 American Speed Association ACDelco Series Miller Lite 300 at the half-mile Minnesota State Fair Speedway. Listed is finishing and starting position (in parenthesis) driver, make...

Sun 07 Oct 2001
Wed 04 Jul 2001
Baer Field Speedway race report

Baer Field Speedway race report

June, 3 - After a three year absence, the Shooter's Iceman Series returned to Baer Field Speedway Saturday, June 30 for the Bill Lipkey Memorial race. Because there was such a large program to be run Tom Isch, the track's promoter, requested the...

Mon 18 Jun 2001
East London Vodacin road show preview

East London Vodacin road show preview

The historic Mercedes-Benz Grand Prix circuit in East London provides the backdrop for two highly important national championship outings when the Vodacom Roadshow moves to the coast on June 23, Tight championship battles - as the season draws...

Tue 18 Dec 2001
WM: FF: scra: 2002 Perris Auto Speedway racing schedule

WM: FF: scra: 2002 Perris Auto Speedway racing schedule

<pre> Perris Auto Speedway 2002 Schedule February 5th Practice February 9th OPENING DAY SCRA - DAY RACE February 16th Super Stocks, Street Stocks, Champ Trucks & Cruisers February 19th Practice February 23rd World of Outlaws &...

Mon 26 Nov 2001
Vodacom Speed Festival AA Kyalami report

Vodacom Speed Festival AA Kyalami report

Roscoes Win Dramatic Vodacom Two Hour The Vodacom Speed Festival Two Hour Endurance event at AA Kyalami today produced more than a fair share of drama, with the race stopped for nearly an hour after a massive accident at one of the fastest ...

Tue 25 Sep 2001
Central Washington State Fair Raceway

Central Washington State Fair Raceway

Central Washington State Fair Raceway will close out the 2001"Fun In The Sun" season with two nights of fast paced, action packed racing as the 2001 Central Washington State Fair gets underway in Yakima, WA this Friday and Saturday, September 28th...