There was no passing of a torch when Milt Minter died on December 23, 2004.
Minter was an original.
Known most particularly for his endurance drives in Porsche sports cars
from the 60s to this current decade, Milt was one of those guys who
Motorsport.com has asked drivers from the SCCA SPEED World Challenge and the
American Le Mans Series to give our readers an insight of some of the 2005
venues that they will compete on. The Burke Lakefront Airport 2.106-mile
temporary circuit on...
The premiere of "Black Wheels" a documentary heralding the
history of African American in motorsports was held at the National Press
Club today. The film's producer Byron Hunter who was present to
participate in a panel discussion told the...
John Baucom Races to Top Five Finish at the Molson Indy Toronto
Matthews, North Carolina -- John Baucom earned his third top
five finish in a row at Saturday's Molson Indy Toronto Trans-AM
race, finishing in 5th place on the 1.75 mile street...
TRANS-AM DRIVER STEVE TOTH TO 'RACE FOR THE CURE' AT SAN JOSE
SAN JOSE, Calif. (July 20, 2005) -- Steve Toth, who competes in the
Trans-Am Series' GT America Class, will drive in support of The
Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer...
Longtime Trans-Am Competitor Milt Minter Passes
INDIANAPOLIS (Jan. 7, 2005) -- Milt Minter, who competed in the Trans-Am
Series from 1967 to 1982, died Dec. 23 from complications from cancer at
his Sanger, Calif. home. Minter was 71.
Max Lagod Qualifies 3rd and Finishes a Strong 6th at Road America
[IMAGE]Gilberts, Illinois -- Veteran Trans-Am driver Max Lagod served
notice to his fellow competitors this past weekend by qualifying his ...
GREG PICKETT CLAIMS SECOND IN THE CYTOMAX SPORT DRINK 100 TRANS-AM RACE
SAN JOSE, Calif. (July 30, 2005) -- It was a battle between two
Trans-Am champions that came down to the wire in Saturday's Cytomax
Sport Drink 100 Trans-Am race, part of...
Dalziel Set For Denver Trans-Am Debut
Orlando, Florida (August 10, 2005) -- Scotland's John Dalziel is set to make his second road racing start on U.S. soil this weekend as he debuts in the Trans-Am Series support race at the CENTRIX Financial...
HIMA MAHER TO COMPETE IN THE BALANCE OF THE 2005 TRANS-AM SEASON
CALGARY, Alberta (June 3, 2005) -- Calgary resident and veteran sports
car racing driver Hima Maher announced today plans to compete in each of
the eight scheduled races...
CALGARY DRIVER GEARS UP FOR EDMONTON
EDMONTON, AB (July 13, 2005)-Calgary driver Hima Maher is looking forward
to the Trans-Am Road Racing Series event in Edmonton this weekend, where he
won the GT Classic Championship in ...
SCCA Statement Regarding Trans-Am Name
TOPEKA, Kan. (Dec. 12, 2005) -- Sports Car Club of America, Inc. has
released the following statement regarding the Trans-AmÂ® name.
"With Champ Car's decision not to renew the Trans-Am name in
LANSING, Mich. (July 27, 2005) Rocketsports Racing will take their
Trans-Am series' Jaguars to the streets of San Jose, California for
the inaugural Taylor Woodrow San Jose Grand Prix. The trio will
participate in the Cytomax Sports Drink 100, ...
Four Days of Six Sizzling Series Come to Road America
ROAD AMERICA, Elkhart Lake, WI (August 11, 2005) -- The Generac 500 at Road
America, August 18-21, 2005, will host six series: ALMS, IMSA GT3, Skip
Barber, Star Mazda, Trans-Am and Toyota ...
RUHLMAN EDGED BY JAGUARS, BUT REMAINS IN TOP FIVE AFTER SECOND SESSION AT
LONG BEACH GRAND PRIX
Driver Randy Ruhlman ran a 1:23.611 in the second session at the
Long Beach Grand Prix, improving his time over the first session by...
Tim Barber leads Trans-Am Series, GT America Championship
San Francisco, CA August 3, 2005 -- Tim Barber continues to lead the
Trans-AM Series, GT America Championship after a difficult weekend at the
San Jose Grand Prix. Tim, driving the number...