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Wed 11 Feb 2004
Former Trans-Am driver/owner Roy Woods died

Former Trans-Am driver/owner Roy Woods died

LANSING, Mich. (Feb. 9, 2004) -- Roy Woods, a competitor and team owner in the Motorock Trans-Am Tour from 1969-1982, died Jan. 29 due to complications from leukemia. Woods is well known for his success as a team owner. In 1972, George Follmer,...

Sun 20 Jun 2004
Gentilozzi wins as Kendall slows in PortlandHeadline

Gentilozzi wins as Kendall slows in Portland

Paul Gentilozzi won the Albertsons 100 today with a pass at the start of the final lap, taking the race by 31.129 seconds over Tomy Drissi. The two were followed by Jorge Diaz Jr in third place, with Joey Scarallo and Tommy Kendall rounding out...

Wed 04 Aug 2004
Gentilozzi on top step at Trois-RivieresHeadline

Gentilozzi on top step at Trois-Rivieres

Paul Gentilozzi was the racer on top of the podium, flanked by his two teammates, as Rocketsports Racing swept the podium on the 1.506-mile street circuit in Trois-Rivieres, Quebec, Canada. Paul Gentilozzi. Photo by Eric Gilbert. "I...

Sun 12 Sep 2004
Kendall wins Laguna, Gentilozzi is championHeadline

Kendall wins Laguna, Gentilozzi is champion

Tommy Kendall did everything he could but he could not run Paul Gentilozzi's race. Kendall won the season finale and took all bonus points. For the first time since the 1966 Trans-Am Series, the championship ended in a tie. Podium:...

Sat 07 Feb 2004
CHAMPCAR/CART: New toy for GentilozziHeadline

CHAMPCAR/CART: New toy for Gentilozzi

One would think there aren't enough hours in the day for Paul Gentilozzi, whose motorsports concerns include the Champ Car World Series, the Motorock Trans-Am Tour, the occasional Trans-Am drive to keep his hand in, prepared by his own...

Sat 10 Jan 2004
OWRS to add Trans-Am Racing to list of purchasesHeadline

OWRS to add Trans-Am Racing to list of purchases

It was no surprise that coming on the heels of Open Wheel Racing Series, LLC's purchase of Championship Auto Racing Team, Inc., they also announced the purchase of Trans-Am Racing, LLC. TAR had an agreement for the marketing and operating rights...

Sun 01 Aug 2004
Kendall on pole after wet Trois-Rivieres SaturdayHeadline

Kendall on pole after wet Trois-Rivieres Saturday

Tommy Kendall will lead his fellow competitors to the green flag on Sunday for the 35th Anniversary Le Grand Prix de Trois-Rivières. Kendall was the fastest racer during Friday and today's practice time and that is all he needed to secure his...

Tue 20 Jul 2004
Chris Gleason to be honored

Chris Gleason to be honored

Gleason to be Inducted into Cambria County Sports Hall of Fame JOHNSTOWN, Pa., July 19 - Endurance sports car driver Chris Gleason of Johnstown, Pa. will be inducted into the Cambria Country Sports Hall of Fame in a special ceremony this coming...

Wed 23 Jun 2004
Sears Point: Round three preview, schedule

Sears Point: Round three preview, schedule

Motorock Trans-Am Series Ready To Rumble Through The Vineyards SONOMA, Calif. (June 21, 2004) -- The Motorock Trans-Am Series is steeped in tradition; a tradition that began in 1966...as is NASCAR, which has sanctioned stock car racing since ...

Sun 25 Jan 2004
SCCA signs letter of intent to license Trans-Am name

SCCA signs letter of intent to license Trans-Am name

SCCA® signs letter of intent to license Trans-Am® name for 2004 racing season. TOPEKA, Kan. (Jan. 23, 2004) -- Sports Car Club of America, Inc. (SCCA®) announced today that it has a signed letter of intent to enter into a contract granting...

Wed 10 Mar 2004
2004 Trans-Am schedule

2004 Trans-Am schedule

<pre> 2004 Motorock Trans-Am Series Schedule Date Venue Course Type April 18 Long Beach Temporary Street Course June 19 Portland Int'l Raceway Permanent Road...

Wed 21 Apr 2004
Long Beach: John Baucom race notes

Long Beach: John Baucom race notes

Baucom Muscles New Mustang into Top 5 Finish at Long Beach Matthews, North Carolina - Picking up right where he left off, 2003 Trans-Am Most Improved Driver John Baucom muscled his new Ford Mustang Cobra to a 4th place finish in Sunday's Long...

Sat 11 Dec 2004
2005 Trans-Am Series tentative schedule

2005 Trans-Am Series tentative schedule

<pre> 2005 Trans-Am Series Schedule Date Venue City Type April 8-10 Grand Prix of Long Beach Long Beach, Calif. Street Circuit June 17-19 Portland Int'l Raceway...

Thu 11 Nov 2004
CHAMPCAR/CART: Rocketsports 2004 recap

CHAMPCAR/CART: Rocketsports 2004 recap

Effort = Results The 2005 season marks the 20th year of Rocketsports Racing. In the past two decades, Rocketsports has accomplished many goals and set numerous records in the Trans-Am series and IMSA. Paul Gentilozzi's main goal is to win and he...

Thu 15 Apr 2004
Long Beach: John Baucom preview

Long Beach: John Baucom preview

John Baucom Back for 2004 Season LONG BEACH, Calif. (April 14, 2004) -- John Baucom will return to the Motorock Trans-Am Series with a two-car team and a thirst to win. Baucom, driver of the No. 86 MAP Quality Engineering/Software Toolbox/Bully...

Tue 13 Apr 2004
Tommy Kendall to appear on

Tommy Kendall to appear on "Wind Tunnel"

Four-Time Motorock Trans-Am Series Champion Tommy Kendall to Appear on Speed Channel's "Wind Tunnel" with Dave Despain INDIANAPOLIS (April 12, 2004) -- The Motorock Trans-Am Series' only four-time Drivers' Champion, Tommy Kendall, is scheduled...

Fri 06 Aug 2004
Road America practice one times

Road America practice one times

Pos Car Driver Car Time Gap To 1st Speed --- --- -------------------------- ---------------------- -------- ------- ------- -------- 1. 11 Tommy Kendall Jaguar XKR ...

Fri 17 Sep 2004
Team Owners' Championship won by Rocketsports Racing

Team Owners' Championship won by Rocketsports Racing

Rocketsports Racing Wins Second-Straight Team Owners' Championship INDIANAPOLIS (Sept. 17, 2004) -- The No. 11 Rocketsports Racing team, which fields the Jaguar R Performance XKR for 2004 Motorock Trans-Am Series Drivers' Championship runner-up...

Wed 30 Jun 2004
Cleveland: Round four preview

Cleveland: Round four preview

Motorock Trans-Am Series Ready To Rock Cleveland's Waterfront CLEVELAND (June 28, 2004) -- During this Fourth of July weekend, the rumble won't just be coming from the fireworks, as the Motorock Trans-Am Series rolls into the home of rock and...

Sat 31 Jan 2004
Agreement reached on Trans-Am name

Agreement reached on Trans-Am name

Trans-Am Racing, LLC agrees with SCCA to retain Trans-Am name. LANSING, Mich. (Jan. 30, 2004) -- Trans-Am Racing, LLC ("TAR"), a wholly owned subsidiary of Open Wheel Racing Series ("OWRS"), has agreed to a licensing arrangement with Sports Car...

Thu 12 Aug 2004
Denver: Randy Ruhlman preview

Denver: Randy Ruhlman preview

Ruhlman Ready for Tight Points Battle for 2004 Trans-Am Drivers' Championship Greensboro, NC (August 11, 2004) -- With just three scheduled races left in the 2004 Motorock Trans-Am season, Randy Ruhlman is looking for another couple of podium ...

Wed 08 Dec 2004
Scarallo, Diaz win enduro in Puerto Rico

Scarallo, Diaz win enduro in Puerto Rico

Sophomore Trans-Am Sensations Scarallo and Diaz Win Puerto Rico SALINAS, Puerto Rico (Dec. 6, 2004) -- Joey Scarallo and Jorge Diaz, Jr. co-drove a Trans-Am Series-spec Jaguar XKR to victory in Sunday's three-hour season finale for the Circuito...

Sun 27 Jun 2004
Sears Point: Rocketsports qualifying notes

Sears Point: Rocketsports qualifying notes

Rocketsports Qualifies Second and Third at Infineon SONOMA, Cal. June 25, 2004 --Four-time Trans-Am Series Champion, Tommy Kendall captured the outside pole for the Infineon Trans-Am 100 driving the No. 11 Jaguar R Performance XKR. Kendall...

Sun 28 Mar 2004
RACE: Tim Cowen to run selected Trans-Am races

RACE: Tim Cowen to run selected Trans-Am races

2002 SCCA GT-1 Champion Tim Cowen To Focus on Motorock Trans-Am Series in 2004 PERRYSVILLE, Ohio (March 26, 2004) -- 2002 SCCA GT-1 National Champion Tim Cowen is planning to compete in at least five of the 10 confirmed Motorock Trans-Am...

Mon 26 Jul 2004
Tony Dowe joins Fix Motorsports

Tony Dowe joins Fix Motorsports

Tony Dowe and Paul Fix Team Up For The Motorock Trans-Am Series Paul Fix has signed, Tony Dowe as Crew Chief and Chief Engineer for the ...

Mon 28 Jun 2004
Sears Point race results

Sears Point race results

Pos Num Driver Car Laps Status --- --- ------------------ ------------------ --------- --------------- 1. 1 Boris Said Ford Mustang 51 Running 2. 2 Tommy Kendall Jaguar XKR ...

Fri 05 Mar 2004
CHAMPCAR/CART: Grand Prix of Denver

CHAMPCAR/CART: Grand Prix of Denver "rights" news

Centrix Financial Subsidiary Announces Intent to Acquire Rights to Grand Prix of Denver From Dover Motorsports Open Wheel Racing Series consents to assignment of Champ Car event's Sanction Agreement CENTENNIAL, CO - March 4, 2004 - CENTRIX ...

Sat 29 May 2004
RACE: 2002 GT-1 champion Tim Cowen commits to Trans-Am

RACE: 2002 GT-1 champion Tim Cowen commits to Trans-Am

Tim Cowen Dedicates 2004 Racing Efforts to Motorock Trans-Am Series; 2002 SCCA National Champion to Run Up to Five Races this Season INDIANAPOLIS (May 28, 2004) -- 2002 SCCA GT-1 National Champion Tim Cowen has announced he plans to dedicate...

Sun 27 Jun 2004
Sears Point: Qualifying notes

Sears Point: Qualifying notes

Boris Said Earns Seventh-Career Motorock Trans-Am Pole at Infineon Raceway SONOMA, Calif. (June 26, 2004) -- Boris Said won the pole for the Trans-Am 100, Saturday at Infineon Raceway. Said (No. 33 Applied Computer Systems/GE Access Ford...

Mon 28 Jun 2004
Sears Point: Tommy Kendall race notes

Sears Point: Tommy Kendall race notes

Kendall Returns to Trans-Am Series Points Lead after Seven Years Away SONOMA, Cal. (June 27 2004) -- Four-time Trans-Am series Champion, Tommy Kendall finished second in the Infineon Trans-Am 100 at the Infineon raceway. The No. 11 Jaguar R ...

Sun 01 Aug 2004
Trois-Rivieres: Fellows, Ruhlman Saturday report

Trois-Rivieres: Fellows, Ruhlman Saturday report

Corvette Drivers Ron Fellows and Randy Ruhlman to Start Fourth and Sixth as Qualifying is Rained Out at Trois-Rivieres Trans-Am Greensboro, NC (July 30, 2004) -- Top Corvette teammates Ron Fellows and Randy Ruhlman will be starting directly...

Sat 14 Aug 2004
Denver: Practice one notes

Denver: Practice one notes

Kendall Fastest in First-Round Practice at Denver DENVER (Aug. 13, 2004) -- Tommy Kendall set the fastest time in first-round practice Friday for Saturday's Cytomax Sport Drink 100 Motorock Trans-Am race at the Grand Prix of Denver. Kendall (No.

Fri 28 May 2004
CHAMPCAR/CART: Rocketsports: Sharing the thrill of the ride

CHAMPCAR/CART: Rocketsports: Sharing the thrill of the ride

Sharing the Thrill of the Ride During the Tecate/Telmex Monterrey Grand Prix last weekend, Champ Car driver, Alex Tagliani and Trans-Am driver, Paul Gentilozzi both had opportunity to give select passengers tours on the 2.104 mile permanent road...

Sun 15 Aug 2004
Denver: Gentilozzi ties Donohue, Jaguar takes title

Denver: Gentilozzi ties Donohue, Jaguar takes title

Paul Gentilozzi Ties Mark Donohue with 29th Trans-Am Victory Jaguar Clinches Fourth Manufacturers' Title DENVER (Aug. 14, 2004) -- Legends were re-written Saturday in Denver as Paul Gentilozzi notched his 29th career Trans-Am victory in the ...

Wed 04 Aug 2004
Rocketsports Racing - Chemistry for success

Rocketsports Racing - Chemistry for success

Motorock Trans-Am Series veteran, Tomy Drissi, kicked off the second half of the 2004 season with a second place finish in Trios Rivieres, Quebec. During the 35th Le Grand Prix de Trios Rivieres the driver of the No. 5 Taxi -- The Movie Jaguar XKR...

Tue 14 Sep 2004
Final 2004 standings

Final 2004 standings

@>Drivers' championship: Pos Driver Points ----- ----------------------------------- -------------------- 1. Paul Gentilozzi 222** 2. Tommy Kendall 222 3. Randy ...