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Wed 11 Feb 2004
Former Trans-Am driver/owner Roy Woods died

Former Trans-Am driver/owner Roy Woods died

LANSING, Mich. (Feb. 9, 2004) -- Roy Woods, a competitor and team owner in the Motorock Trans-Am Tour from 1969-1982, died Jan. 29 due to complications from leukemia. Woods is well known for his success as a team owner. In 1972, George Follmer,...

Sun 20 Jun 2004
Gentilozzi wins as Kendall slows in PortlandHeadline

Gentilozzi wins as Kendall slows in Portland

Paul Gentilozzi won the Albertsons 100 today with a pass at the start of the final lap, taking the race by 31.129 seconds over Tomy Drissi. The two were followed by Jorge Diaz Jr in third place, with Joey Scarallo and Tommy Kendall rounding out...

Sat 07 Feb 2004
CHAMPCAR/CART: New toy for GentilozziHeadline

CHAMPCAR/CART: New toy for Gentilozzi

One would think there aren't enough hours in the day for Paul Gentilozzi, whose motorsports concerns include the Champ Car World Series, the Motorock Trans-Am Tour, the occasional Trans-Am drive to keep his hand in, prepared by his own...

Sat 10 Jan 2004
OWRS to add Trans-Am Racing to list of purchasesHeadline

OWRS to add Trans-Am Racing to list of purchases

It was no surprise that coming on the heels of Open Wheel Racing Series, LLC's purchase of Championship Auto Racing Team, Inc., they also announced the purchase of Trans-Am Racing, LLC. TAR had an agreement for the marketing and operating rights...

Sun 12 Sep 2004
Kendall wins Laguna, Gentilozzi is championHeadline

Kendall wins Laguna, Gentilozzi is champion

Tommy Kendall did everything he could but he could not run Paul Gentilozzi's race. Kendall won the season finale and took all bonus points. For the first time since the 1966 Trans-Am Series, the championship ended in a tie. Podium:...

Wed 04 Aug 2004
Gentilozzi on top step at Trois-RivieresHeadline

Gentilozzi on top step at Trois-Rivieres

Paul Gentilozzi was the racer on top of the podium, flanked by his two teammates, as Rocketsports Racing swept the podium on the 1.506-mile street circuit in Trois-Rivieres, Quebec, Canada. Paul Gentilozzi. Photo by Eric Gilbert. "I...

Tue 20 Jul 2004
Chris Gleason to be honored

Chris Gleason to be honored

Gleason to be Inducted into Cambria County Sports Hall of Fame JOHNSTOWN, Pa., July 19 - Endurance sports car driver Chris Gleason of Johnstown, Pa. will be inducted into the Cambria Country Sports Hall of Fame in a special ceremony this coming...

Sun 01 Aug 2004
Kendall on pole after wet Trois-Rivieres SaturdayHeadline

Kendall on pole after wet Trois-Rivieres Saturday

Tommy Kendall will lead his fellow competitors to the green flag on Sunday for the 35th Anniversary Le Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières. Kendall was the fastest racer during Friday and today's practice time and that is all he needed to secure his...

Tue 13 Apr 2004
Tommy Kendall to appear on

Tommy Kendall to appear on "Wind Tunnel"

Four-Time Motorock Trans-Am Series Champion Tommy Kendall to Appear on Speed Channel's "Wind Tunnel" with Dave Despain INDIANAPOLIS (April 12, 2004) -- The Motorock Trans-Am Series' only four-time Drivers' Champion, Tommy Kendall, is scheduled...

Wed 10 Mar 2004
2004 Trans-Am schedule

2004 Trans-Am schedule

<pre> 2004 Motorock Trans-Am Series Schedule Date Venue Course Type April 18 Long Beach Temporary Street Course June 19 Portland Int'l Raceway Permanent Road...

Thu 11 Nov 2004
CHAMPCAR/CART: Rocketsports 2004 recap

CHAMPCAR/CART: Rocketsports 2004 recap

Effort = Results The 2005 season marks the 20th year of Rocketsports Racing. In the past two decades, Rocketsports has accomplished many goals and set numerous records in the Trans-Am series and IMSA. Paul Gentilozzi's main goal is to win and he...

Wed 23 Jun 2004
Sears Point: Round three preview, schedule

Sears Point: Round three preview, schedule

Motorock Trans-Am Series Ready To Rumble Through The Vineyards SONOMA, Calif. (June 21, 2004) -- The Motorock Trans-Am Series is steeped in tradition; a tradition that began in 1966...as is NASCAR, which has sanctioned stock car racing since ...

Sun 25 Jan 2004
SCCA signs letter of intent to license Trans-Am name

SCCA signs letter of intent to license Trans-Am name

SCCA® signs letter of intent to license Trans-Am® name for 2004 racing season. TOPEKA, Kan. (Jan. 23, 2004) -- Sports Car Club of America, Inc. (SCCA®) announced today that it has a signed letter of intent to enter into a contract granting...

Sat 11 Dec 2004
2005 Trans-Am Series tentative schedule

2005 Trans-Am Series tentative schedule

<pre> 2005 Trans-Am Series Schedule Date Venue City Type April 8-10 Grand Prix of Long Beach Long Beach, Calif. Street Circuit June 17-19 Portland Int'l Raceway...

Wed 21 Apr 2004
Long Beach: John Baucom race notes

Long Beach: John Baucom race notes

Baucom Muscles New Mustang into Top 5 Finish at Long Beach Matthews, North Carolina - Picking up right where he left off, 2003 Trans-Am Most Improved Driver John Baucom muscled his new Ford Mustang Cobra to a 4th place finish in Sunday's Long...

Sat 31 Jan 2004
Agreement reached on Trans-Am name

Agreement reached on Trans-Am name

Trans-Am Racing, LLC agrees with SCCA to retain Trans-Am name. LANSING, Mich. (Jan. 30, 2004) -- Trans-Am Racing, LLC ("TAR"), a wholly owned subsidiary of Open Wheel Racing Series ("OWRS"), has agreed to a licensing arrangement with Sports Car...

Tue 05 Oct 2004
Monte Shelton inductee of Oregon Sports HoF

Monte Shelton inductee of Oregon Sports HoF

Trans-Am Graduate Monte Shelton To Be Inducted into Oregon Sports Hall of Fame INDIANAPOLIS (Oct. 4, 2004) -- Five-time Motorock Trans-Am Series race winner Monte Shelton will be inducted into The Oregon Sports Hall of Fame and Museum...

Mon 28 Jun 2004
Sears Point race results

Sears Point race results

Pos Num Driver Car Laps Status --- --- ------------------ ------------------ --------- --------------- 1. 1 Boris Said Ford Mustang 51 Running 2. 2 Tommy Kendall Jaguar XKR ...

Thu 15 Apr 2004
Long Beach: John Baucom preview

Long Beach: John Baucom preview

John Baucom Back for 2004 Season LONG BEACH, Calif. (April 14, 2004) -- John Baucom will return to the Motorock Trans-Am Series with a two-car team and a thirst to win. Baucom, driver of the No. 86 MAP Quality Engineering/Software Toolbox/Bully...

Sun 01 Aug 2004
Trois-Rivieres: Rocketsports, Kendall Saturday notes

Trois-Rivieres: Rocketsports, Kendall Saturday notes

Pole Number 43 and Counting for Kendall TROIS RIVIÈRES, Quebec (July 31, 2004) -- Four--time Motorock Trans-Am Series Champion, Tommy Kendall, inherited career pole number 43 after qualifying for the 35th Le Grand Prix de Trois Rivieres was ...

Sun 27 Jun 2004
Sears Point: Warm up times

Sears Point: Warm up times

Pos Car Driver Car Time Gap To 1st Speed --- --- ----------------- ---------------------- -------- ------- ------- -------- 1. 6 Greg Pickett Jaguar XKR 1:15.313 ...

Boris Said Sears Point

Boris Said Sears Point "triple" preview

Trans-Am Iron Man Boris Said Ready To Do the Triple at Infineon SONOMA, Calif. (June 25, 2004) -- 2002 Motorock Trans-Am Series champion Boris Said will drive more than 700 racing miles during his driving duties this weekend at Infineon Raceway.

Sat 31 Jul 2004
Trois-Rivieres: Joey Scarallo Friday notes

Trois-Rivieres: Joey Scarallo Friday notes

TROIS-RIVIÈRES, Quebec (July 30, 2004) -- Joey Scarallo, driver of the No. 06 ROH Wheels/Group A Autotrend/ Toyo Tires Chevrolet Corvette, was sixth and eighth fastest, respectively, in today's Le Grand Prix of Trois-Rivières twin Motorock ...

Fri 30 Jul 2004
Trois-Rivieres: Rocketsports Racing preview

Trois-Rivieres: Rocketsports Racing preview

Rocketsports Kicks Off The Second Half Of 2004 in Trois Rivieres LANSING, Mich. (July 30, 2004) --. Four --time Motorock Trans-Am Series Champion, Tommy Kendall, returns to Trois Rivi& ...

Sun 11 Jul 2004
Toronto: Race notes

Toronto: Race notes

Jorge Diaz, Jr. Scores First Motorock Trans-Am Victory at Molson Indy Toronto; Corvette Drivers Randy Ruhlman and Ron Fellows Second and Third TORONTO, Ontario (July 10, 2004) -- Jorge Diaz, Jr. predicted at the beginning of the 2004 Motorock...

Sun 27 Jun 2004
Sears Point: Qualifying notes

Sears Point: Qualifying notes

Boris Said Earns Seventh-Career Motorock Trans-Am Pole at Infineon Raceway SONOMA, Calif. (June 26, 2004) -- Boris Said won the pole for the Trans-Am 100, Saturday at Infineon Raceway. Said (No. 33 Applied Computer Systems/GE Access Ford...

Sat 14 Aug 2004
Denver: Practice one notes

Denver: Practice one notes

Kendall Fastest in First-Round Practice at Denver DENVER (Aug. 13, 2004) -- Tommy Kendall set the fastest time in first-round practice Friday for Saturday's Cytomax Sport Drink 100 Motorock Trans-Am race at the Grand Prix of Denver. Kendall (No.

Thu 08 Jul 2004
Toronto: Round five preview

Toronto: Round five preview

Kendall Looking For Toronto Repeat During Trans-Am's Return To The Molson Indy TORONTO, Ontario (July 6, 2004) -- It's been 10 years since Torontonians have heard the roar of V-8-engined sports cars reverberating down Lakeshore Blvd. That will...

Sat 03 Apr 2004
CHAMPCAR/CART: LBGP Start/Finish remains forever

CHAMPCAR/CART: LBGP Start/Finish remains forever

Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach Start/Finish Line To Become Permanent Fixture On Shoreline Drive LONG BEACH, Calif. (April 1, 2004) - The famous Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach start/finish line, which has seen drivers like Andretti, ...

Thu 19 Feb 2004
CHAMPCAR/CART: Long Beach prepares for April racing

CHAMPCAR/CART: Long Beach prepares for April racing

Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach construction begins! From Streets to Racetrack in Just Nine Weeks; 30th Anniversary Race Set For April 16-18 LONG BEACH, Calif. (Feb. 16, 2004) -- In the beginning, 29 years ago, cars racing in the Toyota Grand...

Wed 08 Dec 2004
Scarallo, Diaz win enduro in Puerto Rico

Scarallo, Diaz win enduro in Puerto Rico

Sophomore Trans-Am Sensations Scarallo and Diaz Win Puerto Rico SALINAS, Puerto Rico (Dec. 6, 2004) -- Joey Scarallo and Jorge Diaz, Jr. co-drove a Trans-Am Series-spec Jaguar XKR to victory in Sunday's three-hour season finale for the Circuito...

Thu 29 Jul 2004
Trois-Rivieres: Round six preview, schedule

Trois-Rivieres: Round six preview, schedule

Fellows and Kendall To Lead Battle of The Trans-Am Titans at Trois-Rivieres TROIS-RIVIÈRES, Quebec (July 26, 2004) -- The Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières has long been a part of the Motorock Trans-Am Series legend. On Sunday, Aug. 1, that legend...

Mon 26 Jul 2004
Tony Dowe joins Fix Motorsports

Tony Dowe joins Fix Motorsports

Tony Dowe and Paul Fix Team Up For The Motorock Trans-Am Series Paul Fix has signed, Tony Dowe as Crew Chief and Chief Engineer for the ...

Sat 11 Sep 2004
Laguna Seca: Joey Scarallo practice notes

Laguna Seca: Joey Scarallo practice notes

Joey Scarallo 10th in First-Round Practice at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca MONTEREY, Calif. (Sept. 10, 2004) -- Joey Scarallo, driver of the No. 06 Toyo Tires/ROH Wheels/Group A-Autotrend Chevrolet Corvette, timed 10th in this afternoon's...

Thu 12 Aug 2004
Denver: Randy Ruhlman preview

Denver: Randy Ruhlman preview

Ruhlman Ready for Tight Points Battle for 2004 Trans-Am Drivers' Championship Greensboro, NC (August 11, 2004) -- With just three scheduled races left in the 2004 Motorock Trans-Am season, Randy Ruhlman is looking for another couple of podium ...

Wed 11 Aug 2004
Road America: Michael Lewis medical update

Road America: Michael Lewis medical update

Trans-Am Driver Michael Lewis Okay after Road America Fire; Credits Champ Car Safety Team for Quick Action SAN DIEGO, Calif. (Aug. 9, 2004) -- Michael Lewis reported only minor injuries after being involved in a fire during Saturday's...