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Tue 11 Jan 2005
Celebrating Milt MinterHeadline

Celebrating Milt Minter

There was no passing of a torch when Milt Minter died on December 23, 2004. Minter was an original. Known most particularly for his endurance drives in Porsche sports cars from the 60s to this current decade, Milt was one of those guys who could...

Thu 02 Jun 2005

"Black Wheels" debuts at National Press Club

The premiere of "Black Wheels" a documentary heralding the history of African American in motorsports was held at the National Press Club today. The film's producer Byron Hunter who was present to participate in a panel discussion told the...

Fri 24 Jun 2005
CHAMPCAR/CART: Lou Gigliotti: A lap of ClevelandHeadline

CHAMPCAR/CART: Lou Gigliotti: A lap of Cleveland

Motorsport.com has asked drivers from the SCCA SPEED World Challenge and the American Le Mans Series to give our readers an insight of some of the 2005 venues that they will compete on. The Burke Lakefront Airport 2.106-mile temporary circuit on...

Thu 14 Jul 2005
Toronto: John Baucom race notes

Toronto: John Baucom race notes

John Baucom Races to Top Five Finish at the Molson Indy Toronto Matthews, North Carolina -- John Baucom earned his third top five finish in a row at Saturday's Molson Indy Toronto Trans-AM race, finishing in 5th place on the 1.75 mile street...

Wed 24 Aug 2005
Tue 26 Jul 2005
San Jose: Steve Toth's

San Jose: Steve Toth's "Race for the Cure"

TRANS-AM DRIVER STEVE TOTH TO 'RACE FOR THE CURE' AT SAN JOSE SAN JOSE, Calif. (July 20, 2005) -- Steve Toth, who competes in the Trans-Am Series' GT America Class, will drive in support of The Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer...

Mon 10 Jan 2005
Milt Minter Trans-Am tribute

Milt Minter Trans-Am tribute

Longtime Trans-Am Competitor Milt Minter Passes INDIANAPOLIS (Jan. 7, 2005) -- Milt Minter, who competed in the Trans-Am Series from 1967 to 1982, died Dec. 23 from complications from cancer at his Sanger, Calif. home. Minter was 71. Minter ...

Thu 28 Jul 2005
San Jose: Rocketsports Racing preview

San Jose: Rocketsports Racing preview

LANSING, Mich. (July 27, 2005) Rocketsports Racing will take their Trans-Am series' Jaguars to the streets of San Jose, California for the inaugural Taylor Woodrow San Jose Grand Prix. The trio will participate in the Cytomax Sports Drink 100, ...

Fri 26 Aug 2005
Road America: Max Lagod race notes

Road America: Max Lagod race notes

Max Lagod Qualifies 3rd and Finishes a Strong 6th at Road America [IMAGE]Gilberts, Illinois -- Veteran Trans-Am driver Max Lagod served notice to his fellow competitors this past weekend by qualifying his ...

Tue 16 Aug 2005
SBRS: Road America set for race weekend

SBRS: Road America set for race weekend

Four Days of Six Sizzling Series Come to Road America ROAD AMERICA, Elkhart Lake, WI (August 11, 2005) -- The Generac 500 at Road America, August 18-21, 2005, will host six series: ALMS, IMSA GT3, Skip Barber, Star Mazda, Trans-Am and Toyota ...

Thu 08 Sep 2005
Fri 12 Aug 2005
Denver: John Dalziel preview

Denver: John Dalziel preview

Dalziel Set For Denver Trans-Am Debut Orlando, Florida (August 10, 2005) -- Scotland's John Dalziel is set to make his second road racing start on U.S. soil this weekend as he debuts in the Trans-Am Series support race at the CENTRIX Financial...

Tue 12 Jul 2005
Standings after Toronto

Standings after Toronto

@>Drivers' championship: Pos Driver Points ----- ----------------------------------- -------------------- 1. Randy Ruhlman 111 2. Joey Scarallo ...

Sat 27 Aug 2005
Tue 21 Jun 2005
Standings after Portland

Standings after Portland

@>Drivers' championship: Pos Driver Points ----- ----------------------------------- -------------------- 1. Randy Ruhlman 59 2. Greg Pickett ...

Tue 12 Apr 2005
Long Beach: GTA class race notes

Long Beach: GTA class race notes

HOLLYWOOD STUNTMAN STEVE KELSO WINS GTA CLASS AT LONG BEACH TRANS-AM RACE LONG BEACH, Calif. (April 10, 2005) -- Steve Kelso finished first in the GTA Class during Sunday's Cytomax Challenge Trans-Am Series race at the Toyota Grand Prix of Long...

Mon 27 Jun 2005
Cleveland: Randy Ruhlman race notes

Cleveland: Randy Ruhlman race notes

Ruhlman starts from back of field at the Cleveland Grand Prix to win his second race of the Trans-Am season CLEVELAND (June 25, 2005) -- Randy Ruhlman had a great weekend at the Cleveland Grand Prix, scoring his second win of the season in Round...

Wed 29 Jun 2005
Cleveland: Amy Ruman race notes

Cleveland: Amy Ruman race notes

Amy Ruman Debuts in Trans-Am with 10th Place at Cleveland Grand Prix Munroe Falls, OH - Amy Ruman put together a strong performance all weekend at the "Trans-Am on the Tarmac" Cleveland Grand Prix in the ...

Tue 28 Jun 2005
Standings after Cleveland

Standings after Cleveland

@>Drivers' championship: Pos Driver Points ----- ----------------------------------- -------------------- 1. Randy Ruhlman 92 2. Klaus Graf* ...

Mon 01 Aug 2005
Thu 14 Jul 2005
Toronto: Butch Miller race notes

Toronto: Butch Miller race notes

Butch Miller - SS Racing Have Strong Showing in First-Ever Trans-Am Race Toronto, Canada - (July 11, 2005) Butch Miller of SS Racing qualified 12th and finished 9th piloting the ...

Fri 05 Aug 2005
San Jose: Tim Barber race notes

San Jose: Tim Barber race notes

Tim Barber leads Trans-Am Series, GT America Championship San Francisco, CA August 3, 2005 -- Tim Barber continues to lead the Trans-AM Series, GT America Championship after a difficult weekend at the San Jose Grand Prix. Tim, driving the number...

Sat 30 Jul 2005
Sat 03 Sep 2005
2005 season in review

2005 season in review

2005 TRANS-AM SERIES SEASON IN REVIEW: HISTORY REWRITTEN DURING 40TH SEASON INDIANAPOLIS (Sept. 2, 2005) -- The Trans-Am Series continued its historic legacy in 2005, and, while celebrating its 40th consecutive season of competition, it welcomed...

Sun 01 May 2005
Washington DC: Race results

Washington DC: Race results

<pre> Pos NO Driver Team Car Laps Gap To 1st Status --- --- -------------------- ------------------------- --------------- ---- --------- --------- ------------ 1. 88 Butch ...

Mon 12 Dec 2005
SCCA statement regarding Trans-Am name

SCCA statement regarding Trans-Am name

SCCA Statement Regarding Trans-Am Name TOPEKA, Kan. (Dec. 12, 2005) -- Sports Car Club of America, Inc. has released the following statement regarding the Trans-Am® name. "With Champ Car's decision not to renew the Trans-Am name in 2006,...

Sat 30 Jul 2005
San Jose: Greg Pickett race notes

San Jose: Greg Pickett race notes

GREG PICKETT CLAIMS SECOND IN THE CYTOMAX SPORT DRINK 100 TRANS-AM RACE SAN JOSE, Calif. (July 30, 2005) -- It was a battle between two Trans-Am champions that came down to the wire in Saturday's Cytomax Sport Drink 100 Trans-Am race, part of...

Fri 01 Apr 2005
Broadcast station, team announced

Broadcast station, team announced

THE TRANS-AM SERIES ANNOUNCES TV SCHEDULE; BROADCAST TEAM FOR 2005 INDIANAPOLIS (March 31, 2005) -- Each 2005 Trans-Am Series race during the 2005 season will air in one-hour time slots on SPEED's midday and afternoon Saturday and Sunday ...

Sun 13 Nov 2005
Drivers receive AARWBA All-American votes

Drivers receive AARWBA All-American votes

TRANS-AM RACERS AND ALUMNI RECEIVE AARWBA ALL-AMERICA TEAM HONORS INDIANAPOLIS (Nov. 11, 2005) -- 2005 Trans-Am Drivers' Champion Klaus Graf and 1978 Trans-Am titleholder Greg Pickett were honored in voting for this year's American Auto Racing...

Sat 30 Jul 2005
San Jose: Race notes

San Jose: Race notes

SAID WINS CYTOMAX SPORT DRINK 100 TRANS-AM RACE IN SAN JOSE SAN JOSE, Calif. (July 30, 2005) -- Boris Said proved to the 50,962 fans here that he is always a threat by dominating Saturday's Cytomax Sport Drink 100 Trans-Am Series...

San Jose: Starting grid revised

San Jose: Starting grid revised

TRANS-AM GRID SHUFFLED AT CYTOMAX SPORT DRINK 100 IN SAN JOSE SAN JOSE, Calif. (July 30, 2005) -- Klaus Graf, who qualified second yesterday for today's Cytomax Sport Drink 100 at the Grand Prix of San Jose, has elected to change...

Sun 10 Jul 2005
Toronto: GT-1 race notes

Toronto: GT-1 race notes

PAUL FIX WINS SECOND CONSECUTIVE GT-1 TRANS-AM HONOR TORONTO, Ontario (July 9, 2005) -- Paul Fix won the GT-1 Class portion of the Trans-Am in T.O. race Saturday at the Molson Indy Toronto. Fix, in the No. 77 Stop Flex/Computer Systems ...

Fri 08 Jul 2005
Toronto: Randy Ruhlman first practice notes

Toronto: Randy Ruhlman first practice notes

RUHLMAN THIRD QUICKEST IN FIRST PRACTICE AT MOLSON INDY TORONTO TORONTO (July 8, 2005)--Randy Ruhlman, the current Trans-Am points leader, once again showed his speed in a Trans-Am car by running third in the first Trans-Am practice session at...

Tue 19 Jul 2005
Edmonton: Randy Ruhlman race notes

Edmonton: Randy Ruhlman race notes

RUHLMAN FOURTH AT EDMONTON, CONTINUES TO TOP THE POINTS BATTLE EDMONTON, Alberta (July 17, 2005)-- Randy Ruhlman, the points leader in the 2005 Trans-Am Drivers Championship battle, managed to hang on to a fourth place finish in one of the best...

Sat 27 Aug 2005
Montreal: Rocketsports Racing race notes

Montreal: Rocketsports Racing race notes

KLAUS GRAF WINS MONTREAL AND SIXTH CHAMPIONSHIP FOR ROCKETSPORTS MONTREAL, Quebec (August 27, 2005) Trans-Am series Rookie-of-the-Year, Klaus Graf was named champion after the checkered flag fell on the season ending Trans-Am event during the ...

Sat 13 Aug 2005
Denver: Final practice notes

Denver: Final practice notes

DRISSI SETS FASTEST TIME IN WET MORNING TRANS-AM WARM-UP AT DENVER DENVER (Aug. 13, 2005) -- Tomy Drissi set the quickest time during Saturday's morning warm-up for this afternoon's Cytomax Sport Drink 100 Trans-Am Series race at the Grand Prix...