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Sat 22 Feb 2003
CHAMPCAR/CART: Paul Gentilozzi - racer, entrepreneur, leaderHeadline

CHAMPCAR/CART: Paul Gentilozzi - racer, entrepreneur, leader

LANSING, Mich. - Three-time Trans-Am Series for the BFGoodrich Tires Cup champion Paul Gentilozzi set out last year to add to the Trans-Am Series legacy. Gentilozzi-a successful team owner in both the Trans-Am Series and Champ Car World Series,...

Sat 10 May 2003
Sat 30 Aug 2003
Title sponsor announced, Miami added to 2003 scheduleHeadline

Title sponsor announced, Miami added to 2003 schedule

DENVER -- MotoRock LLC has signed a multi-year agreement to become title sponsor of the Trans-Am Series for the BFGoodrich Tires Cup. The Series will now be known as the MotoRock Trans-Am Tour for the BFGoodrich Tires Cup. The agreement is a ...

Fri 24 Jan 2003
CHAMPCAR/CART: Pruett to join Rocketsports Trans-Am teamHeadline

CHAMPCAR/CART: Pruett to join Rocketsports Trans-Am team

LANSING, Mich. - Two-time Trans-Am champion Scott Pruett will join the Rocketsports Racing stable for the 2003 Trans-Am Series for the BFGoodrich Tires Cup announced team owner Paul Gentilozzi. Pruett, who claimed his Trans-Am titles in 1987 and...

Wed 14 May 2003
RACE: SCCA GT-1 rule change for Trans-Am competition

RACE: SCCA GT-1 rule change for Trans-Am competition

GT-1 competitors to benefit from rule change LANSING, Mich. -- The Trans-Am Series for the BFGoodrich® Tires Cup has modified its engine rules to allow for more participation from GT-1 competitors. The rule legalizes the use of 358-cubic-inch,...

Mon 22 Dec 2003
SCCA clarifies Trans-Am name

SCCA clarifies Trans-Am name

Clarification from SCCA regarding the Trans-Am name. TOPEKA, Kan. (Dec. 19, 2003) -- With the announced agreement this week regarding the acquisition of Trans-Am Racing, LLC by Open Wheel Racing Series, LLC, Sports Car Club of America, Inc. has...

Sat 10 May 2003
Circuit announced for Puerto Rico race

Circuit announced for Puerto Rico race

Puerto Rico Grand Prix to be staged at Isla Grande Airport SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico -- The Puerto Rico Grand Prix, the 2003 season finale for the Trans-Am Series for the BFGoodrich® Tires Cup, will be held on a temporary circuit at Isla Grande ...

Thu 13 Nov 2003
Sears Point Infineon Raceway 2004 schedule

Sears Point Infineon Raceway 2004 schedule

SONOMA, Calif. (IMMEDIATE RELEASE) -- The NASCAR NEXTEL Cup Series will highlight a diverse 2004 main-event schedule at Infineon Raceway that also includes the best in sports cars, motorcycles and dragsters. The Big O Tires 2004...

Sat 05 Jul 2003
Cleveland: Race results

Cleveland: Race results

Pos Num Driver Car Laps Status --- --- ------------------ ------------------ --------- --------------- 1. 1 Scott Pruett Jaguar XKR 48 Running 2. 7 Jorge Diaz Jr.* Jaguar XKR ...

Fri 04 Jul 2003
Cleveland: Tom Sloe Thursday notes

Cleveland: Tom Sloe Thursday notes

Sloe and Total ID Solutions ready for hometown run. CLEVELAND --Newbury, Ohio native Tom Sloe will compete in his first Trans-Am Series for the BFGoodrich® Tires Cup event of 2003 tomorrow, during the Trans-Am on the Tarmac at Burke Lakefront...

Tue 15 Apr 2003
Said gets his first Long Beach winHeadline

Said gets his first Long Beach win

Boris Said took his first victory for the 2003 season at the track where until today wins had eluded him. The ACS Ford Mustang driver was elated to get his 12th career win on the Streets of Long Beach. The BFGoodrich® Tires Cup Trans-Am Series...

Mon 12 May 2003
Mosport: News and pre-race notes

Mosport: News and pre-race notes

The Victoria Day Trans-Am Series Weekend Round 3 of the Trans-Am Series for the BFGoodrich® Tires Cup Championship The race will be run on the 2.459-mile, 10-turn permanent Mosport road course, Bowmanville, Ontario, Canada Distance: 41 ...

Sun 23 Feb 2003
Pruett wins St. Pete poleHeadline

Pruett wins St. Pete pole

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Scott Pruett won the Jaguar Pole for Sunday's Trans-Am Series for the BFGoodrich Tires Cup race, part of the Grand Prix of St. Petersburg, Saturday. Pruett, driving the No. 7 Jaguar R Performance Jaguar XKR, lapped ...

Wed 17 Dec 2003
ProRally: Higgins, Pruett named to AARWBA team

ProRally: Higgins, Pruett named to AARWBA team

TOPEKA, Kan. (Dec. 15, 2003) -- The Sports Car Club of America announced today that two SCCA drivers were named to the 15-member American Auto Racing Writers and Broadcasters Association All-America Team released Dec. 13. David...

Tue 05 Aug 2003
Bud Moore Trans-Am teams reunite at Monterey Historic races

Bud Moore Trans-Am teams reunite at Monterey Historic races

* Reunited 1967 Mercury and 1970 Ford Championship Trans-Am Teams * Bud Moore, Parnelli Jones, George Follmer, Dan Gurney, Ed Leslie and David Pearson meet fans at Mazda Raceway at Laguna Seca * Bud Moore Trans-Am Cougar and three Boss 302 ...

Fri 23 May 2003
CHAMPCAR/CART: Denver tickets go on sale

CHAMPCAR/CART: Denver tickets go on sale

DENVER (May 22, 2003) - In an effort to provide customers with more convenience, the Shell Grand Prix of Denver today announced that it has an agreement with TicketsWest to provide ticketing service for the annual Labor Day weekend event which...

Sat 15 Mar 2003
Trans-Am drivers ready for Sebring

Trans-Am drivers ready for Sebring

LANSING, Mich. ^Ë Several current and past Trans-Am Series for the BFGoodrich Tires Cup drivers are set to take on some of the world's best endurance racers at the 51st running of the prestigious 12 Hours of Sebring race this weekend at Sebring...

Sat 08 Mar 2003
2003 Trans-Am schedule (update 2003-03-07)

2003 Trans-Am schedule (update 2003-03-07)

<pre> 2003 Trans-Am Sports Car Series for the BFGoodrich Tires Cup Schedule DATE VENUE CITY, STATE TV AIRING Feb. 23 St. Petersburg Street Course St. Petersburg, Fla. SDD 2/23...

Mon 01 Sep 2003
Standings after Denver

Standings after Denver

Drivers' Championship: Pos Car Driver Car Points ---- --- ------------------------- -------------------- ---------- 1. 7 Scott Pruett Jaguar XKR 287 2. 64 Johnny Miller...

Mon 19 May 2003
Mosport: Scott Pruett race report

Mosport: Scott Pruett race report

Note 1 - Mosport Stats. Pruett has five victories in five starts at Mosport. Four Trans-Am (1986, 1987, 1994 and 2003).One Mosport SCCA Endurance 24 Hour race victory. Note 2 - 2003 Stats. First in the Drivers' Championship point ...

Mon 14 Apr 2003
Long Beach: Race notes

Long Beach: Race notes

LONG BEACH, Calif. -- There was one thing missing from Boris Said's lengthy resume, and that was victory at Long Beach. Said rectified that situation Sunday by winning his first race at the storied temporary street course. Said (No. 33 New...

Sat 28 Jun 2003
Boris Said on Speed Wind Tunnel

Boris Said on Speed Wind Tunnel

Boris Said on Speed Channel's Wind Tunnel tonight BRASELTON, Ga. (June 27, 2003)--SCCA Pro Racing Speed World Challenge GT Championship and Trans-Am Series driver Boris Said will be Dave Despain's guest on Speed Channel's Wind Tunnel tonight at...

Tue 29 Jul 2003
Baucom - first driver to use new restraint system

Baucom - first driver to use new restraint system

Trans-Am series for the BFGoodrich Tires Cup Driver, John Baucom, to employ revolutionary head and neck restraint system at Trois-Rivières When John Baucom straps into the ...

Mon 04 Aug 2003
Trois-Rivieres warmup times

Trois-Rivieres warmup times

Pos Driver Car Time Gap To 1st Speed --- ------------------ ------------------ --------- ------- ------- ---------- 1. Scott Pruett Jaguar XKR 1:03.583 86.117 2. Johnny...

Fri 11 Apr 2003
Long Beach: Pruett to be interview on LA radio

Long Beach: Pruett to be interview on LA radio

Pruett to appear on Car and Driver Radio. LONG BEACH, Calif. -- Two-time Trans-Am Series for the BFGoodrich® Tires Cup champion Scott Pruett is scheduled to be interviewed on "Car and Driver Radio," hosted by Alan Taylor on 97.1 FM Talk in Los...

Sun 26 Oct 2003
Johnny Miller wins Pole Award car

Johnny Miller wins Pole Award car

Miller drives off with the Goods, wins 2003 Jaguar Pole Award. SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico -- Johnny Miller didn't come to Puerto Rico to race, but the driver of the No. 64 Eaton Cutler-Hammer Jaguar XKR on the Motorock Trans-Am Tour for the...

Puerto Rico: Practice four times

Puerto Rico: Practice four times

Pos Num Driver Car Time Gap To 1st --- --- ------------------ ------------------ --------- ------- ------- 1. 10 Bobby Sak* Chevrolet Corvette 1:07.361 2. 7 Scott Pruett Jaguar XKR ...

Tue 08 Jul 2003
Trois-Rivieres prepares for August event

Trois-Rivieres prepares for August event

Trois-Rivières, Quebec, July 3, 2003 Racing fans are in for a feast from August 1-3, as Trois-Rivières plays host to the upper-crust of motor-racing for the 34th edition of the Grand Prix, an event that will feature a number of internationally...

Wed 18 Jun 2003
Sears Point: Round five preview

Sears Point: Round five preview

SONOMA, Calif. -- The Trans-Am Series for the BFGoodrich® Tires Cup is a racing series steeped in tradition; a tradition that began in 1968...as is NASCAR, which has sanctioned stock car racing since 1949. On Sunday, June 22, to the delight of ...

Wed 01 Oct 2003
Tue 30 Sep 2003
CHAMPCAR/CART: Gentilozzi on Wind Tunnel

CHAMPCAR/CART: Gentilozzi on Wind Tunnel

INDIANAPOLIS (September 29, 2003) -- Sixteen races into his first season as a team owner in the Bridgestone Presents The Champ Car World Series Powered by Ford, Paul Gentilozzi has declared himself in for the long haul by becoming one of the Open...

Tue 18 Feb 2003
Trans-Am Series announces new rules

Trans-Am Series announces new rules

LANSING, Mich. - The Trans-Am Series for the BFGoodrich Tires Cup has instituted several significant rule changes for the 2003 season. The 2003 rules give multi-valve engines a much-needed boost. Four-valve, 275-cubic-inch, fuel-injected engines...

Sun 26 Oct 2003
Puerto Rico: Starting lineup

Puerto Rico: Starting lineup

Pos Num Driver Car Time Gap To 1st --- --- ------------------ ------------------ --------- ------- ------- 1. 7 Scott Pruett Jaguar XKR 1:05.471 2. 10 Bobby Sak* Chevrolet Corvette...

Sun 31 Aug 2003
Denver starting grid

Denver starting grid

Pos Driver Car Time+ --- ------------------ ------------------ --------- 1. Scott Pruett Jaguar XKR 1:12.401 2. Boris Said Ford Mustang 1:12.570 3. Jorge Diaz, Jr* Jaguar XKR ...

Sat 13 Dec 2003
2003 Trans-Am year in review broadcast date announced

2003 Trans-Am year in review broadcast date announced

Motorock Trans-Am Tour 'Year in Racing' To Air Dec. 18 on SPEED LANSING, Mich. (Dec. 11, 2003) -- SPEED Channel will celebrate the 2003 Motorock Trans-Am Tour for the BFGoodrich Tires Cup during its Trans-Am "Year in Racing" show, airing on ...

Wed 17 Dec 2003
Open Wheel Racing Series to purchase Trans-Am

Open Wheel Racing Series to purchase Trans-Am

LANSING, Mich. (Dec. 17, 2003) -- Effective Jan. 1, 2004, Open Wheel Racing Series, LLC ("Open Wheel") will purchase Trans-Am Racing, LLC ("TAR"), it was announced jointly today by Open Wheel partner Paul Gentilozzi and TAR Executive Director John...