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Mon 15 Dec 1997
S. Petty to form new team 97-12-15

S. Petty to form new team 97-12-15

STEVE PETTY TO RACE TRANS-AM FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE OAKLAND Ca. 15 December 1997 -- Steve Petty of Alamo CA announced today that he is forming a new race team with San Francisco attorney Larry Less to compete in the 1998 NTB Trans-Am ...

Fri 05 Dec 1997
NTB Trans-Am mission statement

NTB Trans-Am mission statement

NTB TRANS-AM SERIES' COUNCIL RELEASES MISSION STATEMENT; 1998 SCHEDULE AND RULES DUE MID-DECEMBER ENGLEWOOD, Colo. -- The vision, mission and direction has been set for the NTB Trans-Am Series, as the Series' Council -- consisting of entrants,...

Council relaease mission statement; 1998 schedule

Council relaease mission statement; 1998 schedule

December 5, 1997 NTB TRANS-AM SERIES' COUNCIL RELEASES MISSION STATEMENT; 1998 SCHEDULE AND RULES DUE MID-DECEMBER ENGLEWOOD, Colo.—The vision, mission and direction has been set for the NTB Trans-Am Series, as the Series' ...

Fri 21 Nov 1997
Kendall, Borkowski selected for AARWBA

Kendall, Borkowski selected for AARWBA

NOVEMBER 21, 1997 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE KENDALL, BORKOWSKI NOMINATED FOR AARWBA ALL-AMERICA TEAM BALLOT ENGLEWOOD, Colo.‹Trans-Am drivers Tom Kendall and Mike Borkowski have been nominated as Road Racing candidates for...

Sun 19 Oct 1997
Reno results

Reno results

RENO, Nev. -- Results from Sunday's 75-lap, 95.25-mile Reno Grand Prix at the Reno Hilton SCCA Trans-Am Championship race, with finishing position, starting position in parentheses, driver, hometown, car, laps and reason out (if any). 1. (7),...

Reno race story

Reno race story

BORKOWSKI TAKES THE WIN IN WILD TRANS-AM RENO FINALE RENO, Nev. - Mike Borkowski, driving the No. 4 Textron Ford Mustang Cobra, came out on top of a wild Trans-Am season finale on the streets of Reno, topping first-time podium...

Reno report

Reno report

BORKOWSKI TAKES THE WIN IN WILD TRANS-AM RENO FINALE RENO, Nev. -- Mike Borkowski, driving the No. 4 Textron Ford Mustang Cobra, came out on top of a wild Trans-Am season finale on the streets of Reno, topping first-time podium...

Sat 18 Oct 1997
Reno qualifying story

Reno qualifying story

KENDALL FASTEST QUALIFIER FOR RENO GRAND PRIX TRANS-AM RENO, Nev. - Tom Kendall set a new track record in qualifying for Sunday's 75-lap, 95.25-mile Reno Grand Prix Trans-Am season finale, his 11th fastest-qualifying effort of the...

Thu 02 Oct 1997
USRRC formed

USRRC formed

USRRC FORMED TO UNIFY NORTH AMERICAN ROAD RACING NEW YORK (October 2, 1997) -- The United States Road Racing Championship (USRRC) has been created to unify North American road racing. The USRRC evolved through a series of...

Tue 30 Sep 1997
NTB to be new title sponso from 1998 to 2000

NTB to be new title sponso from 1998 to 2000

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 30, 1997 NTB NATIONAL TIRE & BATTERY TO BE TITLE SPONSOR OF THE TRANS-AM RACING SERIES DETROIT, Mich. -- NTB National Tire & Battery, Sears, Roebuck and Co.'s newest freestanding retail format, today announced...

Roger Werner to join Trans-Am Council

Roger Werner to join Trans-Am Council

WERNER NAMED TO TRANS-AM COUNCIL DETROIT, Mich. (September 30)--Roger Werner Jr., President and CEO of The Speedvision Network, has been appointed to the Trans-Am Championship Council, announced Trans-Am Council Chairman Les Richter. "Roger...

BFGoodrich Named series tire supplier

BFGoodrich Named series tire supplier

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: John Clagett, SCCA Pro Racing, (303)-694-7223; Martin Peters, BFGoodrich Tires, (864)-458-6957 BFGOODRICH TIRES NAMED TRANS-AM CHAMPIONSHIP TIRE SUPPLIER DETROIT, Mich. (September 30)--BFGoodrich Tires...

Sat 27 Sep 1997
Pikes Peak results

Pikes Peak results

FOUNTAIN, Colo., September 27, 1997 - Results of today's 73- lap Trans-Am race at Pikes Peak International Raceway: P. (S) Driver Nat Type of car ...

Pikes Peak report

Pikes Peak report

BORKOWSKI BREAKS THROUGH FOR FIRST TRANS-AM WIN AT PIKES PEAK INTERNATIONAL RACEWAY; THE STREAK ENDS FOR KENDALL AFTER A DOWN-TO-THE-WIRE BATTLE FOUNTAIN, Colo. (September 27) -- In a spectacular display of driving determination, 1997...

Pikes Peak results

Pikes Peak results

BORKOWSKI BREAKS THROUGH FOR FIRST TRANS-AM WIN AT PIKES PEAK INTERNATIONAL RACEWAY; THE STREAK ENDS FOR KENDALL AFTER A DOWN-TO-THE-WIRE BATTLE FOUNTAIN, Colo. (September 27) -- In a spectacular display of driving determination, 1997...

Fri 26 Sep 1997
Pikes Peak qualifying report

Pikes Peak qualifying report

KENDALL FASTEST FOR PIKES PEAK INTERNATIONAL RACEWAY TRANS-AM FOUNTAIN, Colo. -- Tom Kendall, driving the No. 11 All Sport Body Quencher Ford Mustang Cobra, earned his 10th Trans-Am pole of the year, setting yet another record in his ...

Pikes Peak qualifying

Pikes Peak qualifying

KENDALL FASTEST FOR PIKES PEAK INTERNATIONAL RACEWAY TRANS-AM FOUNTAIN, Colo. Tom Kendall, driving the No. 11 All Sport Body Quencher Ford Mustang Cobra, earned his 10th Trans-Am pole of the year, setting yet another record in his ...

Sponsorship PR conference cybercast 97-09-30

Sponsorship PR conference cybercast 97-09-30

TRANS-AM SPONSORSHIP PRESS CONFERENCE ACCESS AVAILABLE VIA TELECONFERENCE AND LIVE CYBERCAST ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (September 26, 1997) - The Trans-Am series sponsorship unveiling press conference, scheduled to begin Tuesday, September 30 at ...

Tue 23 Sep 1997
Pikes Peak preview

Pikes Peak preview

THE TRANS-AM HEADS HOME TO HEADLINE THE CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL GRAND PRIX OF COLORADO FOUNTAIN, colo.=97The SCCA Trans-Am Championship returns "home" to Colorado (location of SCCA Pro Racing) for the Children's Hospital of Grand Prix, ...

Wed 10 Sep 1997
Tommy Kendall re-writes the record book

Tommy Kendall re-writes the record book

Through the 11th race of the 1997 SCCA Trans-Am season, Tommy Kendall leads in just about every category............ Tommy Second Place Wins: 11 0 Points: 371 ...

Thu 04 Sep 1997
Richter to head new Trans-Am Council

Richter to head new Trans-Am Council

RICHTER NAMED TO HEAD NEW TRANS-AM COUNCIL ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (September 3, 1997) -- Les Richter, executive vice president of the California Speedway, has been named as chairman of the new Trans-Am Council, announced SCCA president and CEO...

Richter to head new council

Richter to head new council

RICHTER NAMED TO HEAD NEW TRANS-AM COUNCIL ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (September 3, 1997) -- Les Richter, executive vice president of the California Speedway, has been named as chairman of the new Trans-Am Council, announced SCCA president and CEO...

Mon 01 Sep 1997
Mosport Results

Mosport Results

BOWMANVILLE, Ontario, Can. -- Results from Sunday's 40-lap, 98.36-mile SCCA Trans-Am Race at Mosport Park, with finishing position, starting position in parentheses, driver, hometown, car, laps and reason out. 1. (5), Tom Kendall, Santa...

Mosport Kendall sotry

Mosport Kendall sotry

KENDALL TOPS AT MOSPORT TOO, 11 FOR 11 WITH MOSPORT PARK TRANS-AM WIN BOWMANVILLE, Ontario, Can. - Tom Kendall continued his romp through the 1997 Trans-Am season, scoring his 11th-straight win with a 1.373-second margin over Dorsey ...

Sat 30 Aug 1997
Mosport starting grid

Mosport starting grid

BOWMANVILLE, Ontario, Can. -- Starters for Sunday's 40-lap, 98.36-mile SCCA Trans-Am race at Mosport Park, with starting position after the random drawing for the Goodyear Fast Five top five qualifiers, car number in parenthesis, driver,...

Mosport starting grid

Mosport starting grid

MOSPORT, Ont., August 30, 1997 - Starting grid for tomorrow's 40-lap SCCA Trans-Am race at Mosport Park: P. Driver Nat Type of Car Time ...

Mosport qualifying

Mosport qualifying

BOWMANVILLE, Ontario, Can. -- Starters for Sunday's 40-lap, 98.36-mile SCCA Trans-Am race at Mosport Park, with starting position after the random drawing for the Goodyear Fast Five top five qualifiers, car number in parenthesis, driver,...

Wed 27 Aug 1997
Mosport preview notes

Mosport preview notes

Contact: Greg Rubenstein SCCA Pro Racing Media Relations (905) 434-5000 or (303) 694-7223 scca@compuserve.com August 27, 1997 To: Motorsports writers, editors and producers "MOSPORT FESTIVAL" WEEKEND ON TAP AS THE TRANS-AM TRAVELS NORTH TO...

Sat 16 Aug 1997
Road America results

Road America results

ELKHART LAKE, Wis., August 16, 1997 - Results of today's 25-lap, SCCA Trans-Am race at Road America: P. Driver Nat Type of car Laps ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ 1. Tom...

Road America report

Road America report

KENDALL CLINCHES HIS FOURTH TRANS-AM DRIVERS' CHAMPIONSHIP; WINS 10TH-STRAIGHT RACE OF THE SEASON AT ROAD AMERICA ELKHART LAKE, Wis. - Tom Kendall made a spectacular ninth to first dash with five laps remaining to win his 10th-consecutive ...

Fri 15 Aug 1997
Road America starting grid

Road America starting grid

ELKHART LAKE, Wis. -- Starting order for Saturday's 25-lap, 100-mile Trans-Am race at Road America, with starting position after the random drawing for the Goodyear Fast Five top-five qualifiers, car number in parenthesis, driver, hometown, car,...

Road America qualifying report

Road America qualifying report

SCHROEDER FASTEST FOR ROAD AMERICA TRANS-AM ELKHART LAKE, Wis. (August 15) - - Dorsey Schroeder posted his second "pole" of the 1997 Trans-Am season in qualifying for Saturday's 25-lap, 100.0-mile Road America Trans-Am Classic. Schroeder, ...

Mon 11 Aug 1997
Watkins Glen results (REVISED)

Watkins Glen results (REVISED)

WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. -- Revised results from Saturday's 42-lap, 102.9-mile Serengeti Eyewear Trans- Am race at Watkins Glen International, with finishing position, starting position in parentheses, driver, hometown, car, laps and reason out. 1.

Sat 09 Aug 1997
Watkins Glen results

Watkins Glen results

WATKINS GLEN NY August 9 1997 - Final results from today's 42-lap Trans-Am race at Watkins Glen: P. (S) Driver Nat Type of car Laps ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ 1. (1)...

Watkins Glen race report

Watkins Glen race report

Kendall Wins 9... surpasses Donohue's Record KENDALL GOES NINE-FOR-NINE AT WATKINS GLEN - ECLIPSES DONOHUE'S ALL-TIME CONSECUTIVE VICTORY MARK; FORD CLINCHES MANUFACTURERS' CHAMPIONSHIP WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. - With a 0.985-second margin...

Watkins Glen results

Watkins Glen results

WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. Results from Saturday's 42-lap, 102.9-mile Serengeti Eyewear Trans-Am race at Watkins Glen International, with finishing position, starting position in parentheses, driver, hometown, car, laps and reason out. 1. (1), Tom ...