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Sat 22 Feb 2003
CHAMPCAR/CART: Paul Gentilozzi - racer, entrepreneur, leaderHeadline

CHAMPCAR/CART: Paul Gentilozzi - racer, entrepreneur, leader

LANSING, Mich. - Three-time Trans-Am Series for the BFGoodrich Tires Cup champion Paul Gentilozzi set out last year to add to the Trans-Am Series legacy. Gentilozzi-a successful team owner in both the Trans-Am Series and Champ Car World Series,...

Sat 30 Aug 2003
Title sponsor announced, Miami added to 2003 scheduleHeadline

Title sponsor announced, Miami added to 2003 schedule

DENVER -- MotoRock LLC has signed a multi-year agreement to become title sponsor of the Trans-Am Series for the BFGoodrich Tires Cup. The Series will now be known as the MotoRock Trans-Am Tour for the BFGoodrich Tires Cup. The agreement is a ...

Sat 10 May 2003
Fri 24 Jan 2003
CHAMPCAR/CART: Pruett to join Rocketsports Trans-Am teamHeadline

CHAMPCAR/CART: Pruett to join Rocketsports Trans-Am team

LANSING, Mich. - Two-time Trans-Am champion Scott Pruett will join the Rocketsports Racing stable for the 2003 Trans-Am Series for the BFGoodrich Tires Cup announced team owner Paul Gentilozzi. Pruett, who claimed his Trans-Am titles in 1987 and...

Wed 14 May 2003
RACE: SCCA GT-1 rule change for Trans-Am competition

RACE: SCCA GT-1 rule change for Trans-Am competition

GT-1 competitors to benefit from rule change LANSING, Mich. -- The Trans-Am Series for the BFGoodrich® Tires Cup has modified its engine rules to allow for more participation from GT-1 competitors. The rule legalizes the use of 358-cubic-inch,...

Thu 13 Nov 2003
Sears Point Infineon Raceway 2004 schedule

Sears Point Infineon Raceway 2004 schedule

SONOMA, Calif. (IMMEDIATE RELEASE) -- The NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Series will highlight a diverse 2004 main-event schedule at Infineon Raceway that also includes the best in sports cars, motorcycles and dragsters. The Big O Tires 2004...

Sat 05 Jul 2003
Cleveland: Race results

Cleveland: Race results

Pos Num Driver Car Laps Status --- --- ------------------ ------------------ --------- --------------- 1. 1 Scott Pruett Jaguar XKR 48 Running 2. 7 Jorge Diaz Jr.* Jaguar XKR ...

Tue 15 Apr 2003
Said gets his first Long Beach winHeadline

Said gets his first Long Beach win

Boris Said took his first victory for the 2003 season at the track where until today wins had eluded him. The ACS Ford Mustang driver was elated to get his 12th career win on the Streets of Long Beach. The BFGoodrich® Tires Cup Trans-Am Series...

Sat 10 May 2003
Circuit announced for Puerto Rico race

Circuit announced for Puerto Rico race

Puerto Rico Grand Prix to be staged at Isla Grande Airport SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico -- The Puerto Rico Grand Prix, the 2003 season finale for the Trans-Am Series for the BFGoodrich® Tires Cup, will be held on a temporary circuit at Isla Grande ...

Mon 22 Dec 2003
SCCA clarifies Trans-Am name

SCCA clarifies Trans-Am name

Clarification from SCCA regarding the Trans-Am name. TOPEKA, Kan. (Dec. 19, 2003) -- With the announced agreement this week regarding the acquisition of Trans-Am Racing, LLC by Open Wheel Racing Series, LLC, Sports Car Club of America, Inc. has...

Fri 04 Jul 2003
Cleveland: Tom Sloe Thursday notes

Cleveland: Tom Sloe Thursday notes

Sloe and Total ID Solutions ready for hometown run. CLEVELAND --Newbury, Ohio native Tom Sloe will compete in his first Trans-Am Series for the BFGoodrich® Tires Cup event of 2003 tomorrow, during the Trans-Am on the Tarmac at Burke Lakefront...

Sun 23 Feb 2003
Pruett wins St. Pete poleHeadline

Pruett wins St. Pete pole

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Scott Pruett won the Jaguar Pole for Sunday's Trans-Am Series for the BFGoodrich Tires Cup race, part of the Grand Prix of St. Petersburg, Saturday. Pruett, driving the No. 7 Jaguar R Performance Jaguar XKR, lapped ...

Fri 23 May 2003
CHAMPCAR/CART: Denver tickets go on sale

CHAMPCAR/CART: Denver tickets go on sale

DENVER (May 22, 2003) - In an effort to provide customers with more convenience, the Shell Grand Prix of Denver today announced that it has an agreement with TicketsWest to provide ticketing service for the annual Labor Day weekend event which...

Sat 15 Mar 2003
Trans-Am drivers ready for Sebring

Trans-Am drivers ready for Sebring

LANSING, Mich. ^Ë Several current and past Trans-Am Series for the BFGoodrich Tires Cup drivers are set to take on some of the world's best endurance racers at the 51st running of the prestigious 12 Hours of Sebring race this weekend at Sebring...

Sat 08 Mar 2003
2003 Trans-Am schedule (update 2003-03-07)

2003 Trans-Am schedule (update 2003-03-07)

<pre> 2003 Trans-Am Sports Car Series for the BFGoodrich Tires Cup Schedule DATE VENUE CITY, STATE TV AIRING Feb. 23 St. Petersburg Street Course St. Petersburg, Fla. SDD 2/23...

Sat 28 Jun 2003
Boris Said on Speed Wind Tunnel

Boris Said on Speed Wind Tunnel

Boris Said on Speed Channel's Wind Tunnel tonight BRASELTON, Ga. (June 27, 2003)--SCCA Pro Racing Speed World Challenge GT Championship and Trans-Am Series driver Boris Said will be Dave Despain's guest on Speed Channel's Wind Tunnel tonight at...

Mon 12 May 2003
Mosport: News and pre-race notes

Mosport: News and pre-race notes

The Victoria Day Trans-Am Series Weekend Round 3 of the Trans-Am Series for the BFGoodrich® Tires Cup Championship The race will be run on the 2.459-mile, 10-turn permanent Mosport road course, Bowmanville, Ontario, Canada Distance: 41 ...

Wed 17 Dec 2003
ProRally: Higgins, Pruett named to AARWBA team

ProRally: Higgins, Pruett named to AARWBA team

TOPEKA, Kan. (Dec. 15, 2003) -- The Sports Car Club of America announced today that two SCCA drivers were named to the 15-member American Auto Racing Writers and Broadcasters Association All-America Team released Dec. 13. David...

Tue 29 Jul 2003
Baucom - first driver to use new restraint system

Baucom - first driver to use new restraint system

Trans-Am series for the BFGoodrich Tires Cup Driver, John Baucom, to employ revolutionary head and neck restraint system at Trois-Rivières When John Baucom straps into the ...

Fri 11 Apr 2003
Long Beach: Pruett to be interview on LA radio

Long Beach: Pruett to be interview on LA radio

Pruett to appear on Car and Driver Radio. LONG BEACH, Calif. -- Two-time Trans-Am Series for the BFGoodrich® Tires Cup champion Scott Pruett is scheduled to be interviewed on "Car and Driver Radio," hosted by Alan Taylor on 97.1 FM Talk in Los...

Tue 08 Jul 2003
Trois-Rivieres prepares for August event

Trois-Rivieres prepares for August event

Trois-Rivières, Quebec, July 3, 2003 Racing fans are in for a feast from August 1-3, as Trois-Rivières plays host to the upper-crust of motor-racing for the 34th edition of the Grand Prix, an event that will feature a number of internationally...

Tue 30 Sep 2003
CHAMPCAR/CART: Gentilozzi on Wind Tunnel

CHAMPCAR/CART: Gentilozzi on Wind Tunnel

INDIANAPOLIS (September 29, 2003) -- Sixteen races into his first season as a team owner in the Bridgestone Presents The Champ Car World Series Powered by Ford, Paul Gentilozzi has declared himself in for the long haul by becoming one of the Open...

Mon 14 Apr 2003
Long Beach: Race notes

Long Beach: Race notes

LONG BEACH, Calif. -- There was one thing missing from Boris Said's lengthy resume, and that was victory at Long Beach. Said rectified that situation Sunday by winning his first race at the storied temporary street course. Said (No. 33 New...

Tue 18 Feb 2003
Trans-Am Series announces new rules

Trans-Am Series announces new rules

LANSING, Mich. - The Trans-Am Series for the BFGoodrich Tires Cup has instituted several significant rule changes for the 2003 season. The 2003 rules give multi-valve engines a much-needed boost. Four-valve, 275-cubic-inch, fuel-injected engines...

Wed 17 Dec 2003
Open Wheel Racing Series to purchase Trans-Am

Open Wheel Racing Series to purchase Trans-Am

LANSING, Mich. (Dec. 17, 2003) -- Effective Jan. 1, 2004, Open Wheel Racing Series, LLC ("Open Wheel") will purchase Trans-Am Racing, LLC ("TAR"), it was announced jointly today by Open Wheel partner Paul Gentilozzi and TAR Executive Director John...

Mon 04 Aug 2003
Trois-Rivieres warmup times

Trois-Rivieres warmup times

Pos Driver Car Time Gap To 1st Speed --- ------------------ ------------------ --------- ------- ------- ---------- 1. Scott Pruett Jaguar XKR 1:03.583 86.117 2. Johnny...

Tue 05 Aug 2003
Bud Moore Trans-Am teams reunite at Monterey Historic races

Bud Moore Trans-Am teams reunite at Monterey Historic races

* Reunited 1967 Mercury and 1970 Ford Championship Trans-Am Teams * Bud Moore, Parnelli Jones, George Follmer, Dan Gurney, Ed Leslie and David Pearson meet fans at Mazda Raceway at Laguna Seca * Bud Moore Trans-Am Cougar and three Boss 302 ...

Sun 28 Sep 2003
Miami: Jaguar AJ-V8 Sunday notes

Miami: Jaguar AJ-V8 Sunday notes

Jaguar AJ-V8 Exceeds Expectations in Miami Morning Warm up MIAMI -- Paul Gentilozzi shook down Jaguar's new overhead-cam, 32-valve, fuel injected AJ-V8 in the No. 3 Motorock Jaguar XKR during this morning's warm-up session for this afternoon's...

Wed 24 Sep 2003
Miami: Revolution Motorsports preview

Miami: Revolution Motorsports preview

Don Sak returns to Trans-Am for the Motorock Miami 100 Bobby and Don Sak team up for Revolution Motorsports Detroit, Sept. 22, 2003 -- When the Trans-Am Series Motorock Tour for the BFGoodrich Tires Cup cars take to the streets of Miami this ...

Sat 02 Aug 2003
Trois-Rivieres: Ruhlman Motorsports practice one report

Trois-Rivieres: Ruhlman Motorsports practice one report

Trois-Rivieres, Quebec (Aug 1) -- Top Trans-Am driver Randy Ruhlman opened the weekend with a strong fourth place running in the first of two practice sessions at the Grand Prix of Trois-Rivieres. Ruhlman held second for most of the session...

Wed 01 Oct 2003
Sat 28 Jun 2003
CHAMPCAR/CART: Rocketsports continues legacy of speed

CHAMPCAR/CART: Rocketsports continues legacy of speed

LANSING, Mich. - Rocketsports Racing team owner Paul Gentilozzi has built a reputation for his fast company, and the company delivered during West Coast race tour last weekend. Rocketsports drivers Scott Pruett and Alex Tagliani topped their ...

Fri 24 Oct 2003
Puerto Rico: Revolution Motorsports preview

Puerto Rico: Revolution Motorsports preview

Bobby Sak has last shot at rookie title at the Puerto Rico Grand Prix; 27-point margin leaves outside "mathematical" chance. San Juan PR -- Oct. 22, 2003 -- It doesn't help that the final event of the 2003 Trans-Am Series Motorock Tour for the...

Fri 17 Oct 2003
Wally Castro to compete at Puerto Rico

Wally Castro to compete at Puerto Rico

Island Hotshoe Wally Castro To Compete in Motorock Trans-Am Tour season finale in teh Puerto Rico Grand Prix LANSING, Mich. - Wally Castro, a well-known and successful road racing veteran in Latin America and the Caribbean, will compete in the...

Tue 24 Jun 2003
Standings after Sears Point

Standings after Sears Point

Drivers' Championship: Pos Car Driver Car Points ---- --- ------------------------- -------------------- ---------- 1. 7 Scott Pruett Jaguar XKR 150 2. 64 Johnny Miller...

Thu 22 May 2003
Revolution Motorsports announce Trans-Am air dates

Revolution Motorsports announce Trans-Am air dates

Revolution Motorsports Trans-Am Series SPEED Channel double header An all Trans-Am Memorial Day weekend Detroit -- May 18, 2003 -- In addition to honoring the heroes that serve and protect our country, fans of Revolution Motorsports and the ...