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Sun 07 Oct 2001
Archer Houston qualifying notes

Archer Houston qualifying notes

Houston, TX. -- Tommy Archer, driving the number 36 Control Concepts Dodge Viper, will start from the fourth position for this afternoon's final round of the SCCA Pro Racing Trans-Am Series for the BF Goodrich Tires Cup, part of the Texaco Grand...

Houston Friday Trans-Am Notes

Houston Friday Trans-Am Notes

By Mike Stucker - Motorsport.com Paul Gentilozzi set fastest time in the morning SCCA Trans-Am practice session on the streets of Houston, Texas, with a time of 1:13.412 for an average speed of 74.881 mph. Second fastest to Gentillozzi's ...

Sat 06 Oct 2001
Bell Wins Houston Race, Gentilozzi Crowned Champion

Bell Wins Houston Race, Gentilozzi Crowned Champion

By Mike Stucker - motorsport.com The Houston Trans-Am race was the final race of the season and would decide the championship. Paul Gentilozzi came into the race leading his Jaguar teammate Johnny Miller by 27 points and needed only to...

Weather Still A Factor in Houston

Weather Still A Factor in Houston

By Chris Speigner - Motorsport.com Saturday's morning Trans Am qualifying session was turned into practice due to the postponed session Friday. The starting grid for todays race will be determined by the seasonal points standings. This will ...

Fri 05 Oct 2001
Houston qualifying postponed

Houston qualifying postponed

HOUSTON (October 5, 2001) -- Due to inclement weather (rain, slick track conditions), the Trans-Am Series qualifying for the Texaco/Havoline Grand Prix of Houston has been postponed until Saturday, October 6, at 8:30 a.m. Central time. This ...

Thu 04 Oct 2001
CHAMPCAR/CART: Houston Thursday notes

CHAMPCAR/CART: Houston Thursday notes

By Mike Stucker - Motorsport.com CART Champ Car, Toyota Atlantic, and SCCA Trans-Am drivers took part in a meet-'n'-greet and go-kart challenge with members of the press Thursday at the Davey Jones KartZone in Houston. Owned by former Le Mans...

Tue 02 Oct 2001
Johnny Miller Houston preview

Johnny Miller Houston preview

Johnny Miller Hopes To Win His First Trans-Am Title With A Win At Season Finale In Houston Houston, Texas - Johnny Miller, driver of the No.64 AutomationDirect/Cutler-Hammer Jaguar XKR, is looking for a win in his quest for his first Trans-Am ...

Paul Gentilozzi Houston preview

Paul Gentilozzi Houston preview

Gentilozzi Poised To Clinch Third Trans-Am Championship At Season Finale In Houston Houston, Texas - Two-time Trans-Am Series champion Paul Gentilozzi intends to clinch his third Trans-Am Drivers' Championship at the season finale of the...

Justin Bell Houston preview

Justin Bell Houston preview

Trans-Am Rookie Justin Bell, son of legendary racer Derek Bell, has accumulated an impressive three podium finishes in the 10 races to date in the Trans-Am Series for the BF Goodrich Tires Cup. Bell will be looking for his fourth podium finish in...

Mon 01 Oct 2001
Houston BFGoodrich preview

Houston BFGoodrich preview

Houston, TX - The 2001 BFGoodrich Tires Trans-Am season will come to a dramatic and exciting conclusion on Saturday during the Texaco Havoline Grand Prix of Houston. When the race is over, the BF Goodrich Tires Cup will belong to one of two ...

Leighton Reese Houston preview

Leighton Reese Houston preview

Eden Prairie, MN: (October 1st, 2001): Leighton Reese and the Trans-Am Series will finish out the quest for the 2001 BF Goodrich Cup on the cement lined street course in Houston Texas. Reese, is hoping to extend his recent run of top five...

CHAMPCAR/CART: Houston schedule of events

CHAMPCAR/CART: Houston schedule of events

Friday, October 5 8:15AM Facility Open To Public 8:30AM - 9:10AM Toyota Atlantic Practice 9:30AM - 11:15AM CHAMP Car Practice 11:30AM - 12:30PM Trans-Am Practice 12:45PM - 1:25PM Live Music On Stage 1:45PM - 3:15PM CHAMP Car...

Sat 29 Sep 2001
Micheal Lewis, sponsor contribute to relief fund

Micheal Lewis, sponsor contribute to relief fund

Fairfield, NJ (September 27, 2001) - AmeriSuites, the "Preferred Hotel of the Trans-Am Series" and Title Sponsor of the "AmeriSuites Rookie-of-the-Year" Award announced today that the growing hotel chain will donate $100.00 for every lap completed...

Fri 28 Sep 2001
Archer Houston preview

Archer Houston preview

St. Clair, Mich. -- Tommy Archer, driving the number 36 Control Concepts Dodge Viper, is ready to move-up in the point standings with a top finish at the final race of the SCCA Pro Racing Trans-Am Series for the BF Goodrich Cup to be held through...

BFGoodrich Tires Houston preview

BFGoodrich Tires Houston preview

* Trans-Am Ends Season at Houston - The Trans-Am Series for the BFGoodrich* Tires Cup will end the 2001 season at the Texaco/Havoline Houston Grand Prix, October 5-6. For the fourth year, the Trans-Am Series will be the Saturday afternoon ...

Mon 10 Sep 2001
Paul Fix Laguna Seca race notes

Paul Fix Laguna Seca race notes

Paul started 19th on the grid. He came to Laguna Seca with an eye on improving his position for rookie and drivers points. The green flag dropped and the field entered turn 1, a two car incident happened in front of Paul leaving him with no...

Sun 09 Sep 2001
Reese Laguna Seca race report

Reese Laguna Seca race report

Monterey, Calif: (Sept. 8th, 2001); Leighton Reese, of Minnetonka, Minn., started the Banner Engineering Corvette from the 6th row for today's Trans-Am Series race for the BF Goodrich Cup here at the historic Laguna Seca Raceway on the scenic ...

Laguna Seca results

Laguna Seca results

<pre> MONTEREY, Calif. -- Results from Saturday's 56-lap, 125.328-mile SCCA Pro Racing Trans-Am Series For The BFGoodrich Cup race 10, at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, with finishing position, starting position in parentheses, driver,...

Sat 08 Sep 2001
Tom Gloy Racing Laguna Seca race report

Tom Gloy Racing Laguna Seca race report

SALINAS, Calif. (September 8, 2001) The 2001 BFGoodrich Trans-Am Series continued today, in the tenth of eleven races, at scenic Laguna Seca road course in Monterey, Calif. Tom Gloy Racing entered Brian Simo who drove the ...

Laguna Seca race report

Laguna Seca race report

MONTEREY, Calif. - Rookie Justin Bell, of London, England, son of legendary racer Derek Bell, captured his first SCCA Pro Racing Trans-Am Series for the BFGoodrich Tires Cup race at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, part of the Monterey...

Paul Fix Laguna Seca qualifying notes

Paul Fix Laguna Seca qualifying notes

'Rookie' Paul Fix has a slow start at Laguna Seca Qualifying for Round 10 of the Trans Am, B.F. Goodrich Cup at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, CA. Paul had a slow start due to gearing and a few changes. We are starting 19th on Saturday for the race...

Laguna Seca qualifying report

Laguna Seca qualifying report

MONTEREY, Calif. -- Tommy Archer, of Duluth, Minn., captured his second Motor City True Performance Pole Position of the season, and will lead the field to the green flag in Saturday's SCCA Pro Racing Trans-Am Series 125, Round 10 of 11 in...