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Thu 24 Oct 2002
Virginia (VIR): Justin Bell preview

Virginia (VIR): Justin Bell preview

Justin Bell begins new era at VIR. Set on winning event that bears his name. Delray Beach, Fl  (Oct 23, 2002)             Justin Bell rejoins the Trans-Am Series action during the season finale, the VIR SpeedFest, Presented by the ...

Wed 23 Oct 2002
Virginia (VIR): Noteworthy

Virginia (VIR): Noteworthy

VIR SpeedFest Presented by the Justin Bell GT Motorsports Experience. Virginia International Raceway, Alton, Va. TRANS-AM SERIES FOR THE BFGOODRICH TIRES CUP SCHEDULE (All times EDT): THURSDAY, OCTOBER 24 -- Trans-Am Series testing, 8:30-9 a.m.;...

Virginia (VIR): Season finale preview

Virginia (VIR): Season finale preview

Still plenty at stake as Trans-Am Series concludes its 2002 season at VIR Speedfest. CLEARWATER, Fla. (October 22, 2002) -- The chase for the championship may be over, but much remains to be settled as the Trans-Am Series for the BFGoodrich...

Virginia (VIR): Tomy Drissi preview

Virginia (VIR): Tomy Drissi preview

Tomy Drissi looks for the podium as Trans-Am Series heads South to Virginia. Alton, VA - The Trans-Am Series "Most Improved Driver" in the 2000 season, Tomy Drissi, is looking to close out the season with another podium finish when the Trans-Am...

Virginia (VIR): Johnny Miller preview

Virginia (VIR): Johnny Miller preview

Johnny Miller looks to close out Trans-Am season with another podium finish. Alton, VA - Trans-Am Series veteran Johnny Miller, driver of the No.64 AutomationDirect/Eaton Cutler-Hammer Jaguar XKR, intends to add to his collection of podium ...

Virginia (VIR): Paul Gentilozzi preview

Virginia (VIR): Paul Gentilozzi preview

Gentilozzi looks to end Trans-Am season with a trip to victory lane. Alton, VA - Three-time Trans-Am champion Paul Gentilozzi intends to close out the 2002 Trans-Am season the same way he began it - with a trip to Victory Lane when the Trans-Am...

Tue 22 Oct 2002
Virginia (VIR): BFGoodrich preview

Virginia (VIR): BFGoodrich preview

VIR Speedfest presented by the Justin Bell GT Motorsports Experience FALL IS HERE AND THE LAST RACE OF THE SEASON IS NEAR-- Fall is definitely here, the air is cooler; there is color in the trees, and Trans-Am racing is ready...

Fri 18 Oct 2002
Tom Gloy Racing leaves series end of year

Tom Gloy Racing leaves series end of year

MOORESVILLE, N.C. (October 16, 2002) -- Tom Gloy Racing will leave the Panoz Trans-Am series after the final event at Virginia International Raceway on October 27, 2002. "As one of the most continuous and most successful entrants in ...

2002 Champ Boris Said on VIR fans for season finale

2002 Champ Boris Said on VIR fans for season finale

Trans-Am Champ says NASCAR fans should love VIR SpeedFest. Alton, Va. (Oct. 17) -- Boris Said, the newly crowned champion of the Trans-Am Series for the BFGoodrich Tires Cup, has driven lots of laps at VIRginia International Raceway since the ...

Sat 12 Oct 2002
Road Atlanta: Revolution Motorsports race notes

Road Atlanta: Revolution Motorsports race notes

Hayner puts his team on the podium. Teamwork and strategy combine for third place finish. Atlanta - October 11, 2002 - Through shear determination and a "refuse to loose" attitude, the crew of Stu Hayner's ...

Road Atlanta: Tom Gloy Racing race summary

Road Atlanta: Tom Gloy Racing race summary

Tommy Bahama driver finishes 2nd at Atlanta. BRASELTON, Ga. (September 11, 2002) - Today Tom Gloy Racing and its drivers raced on the legendary road course located in Braselton, Ga. in the Trans-Am 100. In Round 11 of 12 in the 2002 BFGoodrich...

Road Atlanta: Race report

Road Atlanta: Race report

Said clinches BFGoodrich Tires Cup with victory in Trans-Am 100 presented by the Crank. BRASELTON, Ga. (October 11, 2002) -- Boris Said finished off his rivals for the BFGoodrich Tires Cup in impressive fashion Friday afternoon when he drove to...

Road Atlanta: Tomy Drissi race notes

Road Atlanta: Tomy Drissi race notes

Tomy Drissi, driver of the no. 5 Daredevil/Pyro Jaguar XKR, finished seventh after qualifying 12th in today's Trans-Am Race. NOTE 1 - Drissi inked a multi-race deal with FOX to promote n new movie, "Daredevil", to be released on 02/14/03.

Road Atlanta: Paul Gentilozzi race summary

Road Atlanta: Paul Gentilozzi race summary

Paul Gentilozzi, driver of the No. 3 Johnson Controls Jaguar XKR, fourth after starting fourth in today'S Trans-Am race. NOTE 1 - Gentilozzi has seven previous starts at Road Atlanta, has two top-five finishes, but has never won here...In 1999,...

Road Atlanta: Johnny Miller race summary

Road Atlanta: Johnny Miller race summary

Johnny Miller, driver of the no. 64 Automationdirect/Eaton Cutler-Hammer Jaguar XKR, finished fifth after qualifying third. NOTE 1 - BACKGROUND STATS...Has three top-three finishes, four top-five finishes, and nine top-ten finishes in ten ...

Road Atlanta: BFGoodrich race summary

Road Atlanta: BFGoodrich race summary

Boris Said wins Trans-Am Series 100 at Petit LeMans at Road Atlanta, Braselton, GA. Boris Said Clinches Trans-Am Series Championship and BFGoodrich* Tires Cup * Boris Said Claims Seventh Victory of the Year at Road Atlanta - Boris Said, in his...

Road Atlanta: Bf Goodrich champion crowned

Road Atlanta: Bf Goodrich champion crowned

Boris Said clinches Bfgoodrich® Tires Cup and first career Trans-Am Championship. FROM STREETS TO SLICKS - Boris Said proved why he was the best in Trans-Am competition this year, clinching the BFGoodrich® Tires Cup and drivers championship ...

Road Atlanta: Race results

Road Atlanta: Race results

Pos Car Driver Car Laps Gap F.LapTime AveSpeed --- --- -------------------- --------------- ---- ---------- ---------- -------- 1. 33 Boris Said Panoz Esperante 40 - 1:24.276 97.889 2.

Partnership announced between series and ProQuest

Partnership announced between series and ProQuest

"The Crank" launches licensing deal for Trans-Am Tools Line between Trans-Am series, ProQuest Brands, Inc. BRASELTON, Ga. (October 11, 2002) -- A five-year licensing agreement for a line of tools carrying the Trans-Am trademark is being launched...

Road Atlanta: Revolution Motorsports qualifying summary

Road Atlanta: Revolution Motorsports qualifying summary

Rainy Night In Georgia Qualify in the dry, practice in the rain... Hayner to start fifth. Atlanta - October 10, 2002 - Cool temperatures left crews scrambling for optimum qualifying setups Thursday afternoon. However, all that changed as the...

Fri 11 Oct 2002
Road Atlanta: Johnny Miller qualifying summary

Road Atlanta: Johnny Miller qualifying summary

Johnny Miller, driver of the no. 64 Automationdirect/Eaton Cutler-Hammer Jaguar XKR, qualified third with a time of 1:22:686 for tomorrow's Trans-Am race...fifth "fast five" this season. NOTE 1 - BACKGROUND STATS...Ranks fourth in the points ...

Road Atlanta: Qualifying report

Road Atlanta: Qualifying report

Leitzinger on pole for Trans-Am 100 Presented by The Crank -- You'Ve Never Seen A Ratchet Like This! at Road Atlanta. BRASELTON, Ga. (October 10, 2002) -- Butch Leitzinger claimed his series-high fifth pole position of the Trans-Am Series...

Road Atlanta: Archangel preview

Road Atlanta: Archangel preview

Archangel'S Ben Devlin going for driver'S title at Petit. October 10, 2002 Road Atlanta, GA -- Archangel Motorsport's Ben Devlin comes into the last round of the American Le Mans Series Championship only 11 points shy of first place in the LMP...

Road Atlanta: Tomy Drissi qualifying summary

Road Atlanta: Tomy Drissi qualifying summary

Tomy Drissi, driver Of the no. 5 Daredevil/Pyro Jaguar XKR, was qualified 12th with a time of 1:25:001 for tomorrow'S Trans-Am race. NOTE 1 - Drissi inked a multi-race deal with FOX to promote n new movie, "Daredevil", to be released on 02/14/03.

Road Atlanta: Paul Gentilozzi quaifying summary

Road Atlanta: Paul Gentilozzi quaifying summary

Paul Gentilozzi, driver of the no. 3 Johnson Controls Jaguar XKR, was fourth in qualifying with a time of 1:22:808 for tomorrow's Trans-Am race...his eighth "fast five" appearance this season...his 112 career "fast five' start. NOTE 1 -...

Road Atlanta starting line up

Road Atlanta starting line up

Pos Car Driver Car Laps Fast Lap Gap to 1st --- --- -------------------- -------------------- ---- ------------ ---------- --------- 1. 88 Butch Leitzinger* Chevrolet Corvette 11 1:22.398...

Series returns to VIR after 36-year absence

Series returns to VIR after 36-year absence

Alton, Va. (Oct. 8) ? VIRginia International Raceway's final big spectator event of the 2002 season, the VIR SpeedFest presented by the Justin Bell GT Motorsports Experience, will feature the Trans-Am Series for the BFGoodrich Tires Cup, which is...

Road Atlanta: Practice two times

Road Atlanta: Practice two times

Pos Car Driver Car Laps Fast Lap Gap to 1st --- --- -------------------- -------------------- ---- ------------ ---------- --------- 1. 3 Paul Gentilozzi Jaguar XKR 13 1:22.867...

Miami: Tony Ave race notes

Miami: Tony Ave race notes

Planning another double duty weekend in Atlanta; Ave squeezes fifth, sixth place finishes from hot Miami weekend. MIAMI - Tony Ave, driver of the ...

Road Atlanta: Practice one times

Road Atlanta: Practice one times

Pos Num Driver Car Time Gap To 1st --- --- -------------------- -------------------- ---------- ------- ------- 1. 33 Boris Said Panoz Esperante 1:22.207 2. 3 Paul Gentilozzi ...

Thu 10 Oct 2002
Road Atlanta: Johnny Miller preview

Road Atlanta: Johnny Miller preview

Johnny Miller looks for another podium finish when the Trans-Am Series returns to Road Atlanta. Braselton, GA - Trans-Am Series hot shoe Johnny Miller, driver of the No.64 AutomationDirect/Eaton Cutler-Hammer Jaguar XKR, is no stranger to ...

Road Atlanta: Tomy Drissi preview

Road Atlanta: Tomy Drissi preview

Tomy Drissi looks to secure points position as the Trans-Am Series heads to Road Atlanta. Braselton, GA - The Trans-Am Series "Most Improved Driver" in the 2000 season, Tomy Drissi, intends to score his second podium finish this season to...