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Sat 10 May 2003
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,...

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,...

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...

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 ...

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...

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...

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 ...

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...

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 ...

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...

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 ...

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...

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 ...

Wed 01 Oct 2003
Tue 25 Feb 2003
St. Pete: Revolution Motorsports race notes

St. Pete: Revolution Motorsports race notes

Hayner & Sak give Corvette top 10 status. St. Petersburg, Fla. February 23, 2003 The inaugural running of the St. Petersburg Grand Prix saw the ...

Fri 18 Apr 2003
Long Beach: Stu Hayner race notes

Long Beach: Stu Hayner race notes

Stu Hayner holds on to 5th place in points after Long Beach. 6th place finish enough to keep the leaders in sight. Detroit -- April 17, 2003 -- Making the best of a tough situation, Stu Hayner kept the ...

Sat 30 Aug 2003
Denver: Practice one report

Denver: Practice one report

Diaz fastest in first-round practice DENVER -- He waited until the very last lap, but it was the one that counted, as MotoRock Trans-Am Tour for the BFGoodrich Tires Cup Rookie of the Year points leader Jorge Diaz, Jr. set the fastest time ...

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 ...

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...

Tue 28 Oct 2003
Puerto Rico: Race results

Puerto Rico: Race results

Pos No Driver Make Laps Lag Fast lap Status Pts --- --- -------------------- -------------------- ---- ---------- ---------- -------------- ---- 1. 3 Wally Castro Jaguar XKR ...

Sun 31 Aug 2003
Denver practice two times

Denver practice two times

Pos Driver Car Time Gap To 1st --- ------------------ ------------------ --------- ------- ------- 1. Scott Pruett Jaguar XKR 1:12.401 2. Boris Said Ford Mustang 1:12.570 0.169...