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Fri 27 Apr 2007
Bob Snodgrass passes awayHeadline

Bob Snodgrass passes away

Brumos Racing's Bob Snodgrass died Tuesday in Jacksonville, Fla. The cause of death unknown as this is written. No matter, Robert F. Snodgrass Jr., CEO of Brumos Porsche and Brumos Motorcars, is gone at 64. Legends induction ceremony:...

Wed 14 Mar 2007
Day three on Amelia Island

Day three on Amelia Island

Amelia Island - Day 3 After two days that had hundreds of motorheads spinning, we got down Sunday to real business at hand - 12th Annual Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance. Combining the informality of Goodwood with a like concept in car ...

Mon 10 Dec 2007
New Jersey Motorsports Park 2008 schedule

New Jersey Motorsports Park 2008 schedule

New Jersey Motorsports Park Releases Inaugural Race Calendar for 2008 Season Professional Racing Returns to New Jersey at All-New Venue Orlando, FL and Millville, NJ -- December 6, 2007 -- At the annual Performance Racing Industry (PRI)...

Sun 11 Mar 2007
Day one on Amelia Island

Day one on Amelia Island

Amelia Island - Day 1 The festivities surrounding the 12th Annual Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance kicked off Friday in and around The Ritz-Carlton. The brainchild - or perhaps the love-child - of Jacksonville's Bill Warner, the event...

Tue 13 Nov 2007
MMP 2008 schedule announced

MMP 2008 schedule announced

Miller Motorsports Park Announces 2008 Racing Schedule TOOELE VALLEY, UTAH (November 12, 2007) -- As Miller Motorsports Park prepares to wave the checkered flag on the 2007 season, preparations are already well underway for 2008. The ...

Fri 04 May 2007
Bob Snodgrass life celebrated

Bob Snodgrass life celebrated

Family, Friends and Competitors Gather to Celebrate the Life of Bob Snodgrass JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (May 2, 2007) -- In a tribute befitting of his numerous contributions to motorsports, the City of Jacksonville and the automotive retail industry,...

Sat 28 Apr 2007
Robert Snodgrass Jr 1942-2007

Robert Snodgrass Jr 1942-2007

Robert F. "Bob" Snodgrass, Jr. - September 25, 1942 - April 24, 2007 JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (April 25, 2007) - Last evening while at home Robert F. Snodgrass, Jr. peacefully passed away at the age of 64. Mr. Snodgrass, a native of Elmira, New ...

Tue 04 Dec 2007
NHRA forms Hot Rod Heritage Racing Series

NHRA forms Hot Rod Heritage Racing Series

NHRA ANNOUNCES FORMATION OF HOT ROD HERITAGE RACING SERIES GLENDORA, Calif. (Dec. 3, 2007) -- To help preserve NHRA's rich history and tradition while seizing on the success of nostalgic drag racing competition, NHRA has announced the formation...

Fri 10 Aug 2007
MMP honors Jimmy Clark

MMP honors Jimmy Clark

Jimmy Clark Honored at Miller Motorsports Park During Zions Bank Heroes of Speed Weekend TOOELE VALLEY, UTAH (August 7, 2007) -- The legendary Jimmy Clark, who won two Formula 1 World Championships (1963 and 1965) and the 1965 Indianapolis...

Wed 23 May 2007
IRL: Indy 500 to showcase the past on Carb Day

IRL: Indy 500 to showcase the past on Carb Day

INDIANAPOLIS, Tuesday, May 22, 2007 -- The sights, sounds and smells of past Indianapolis 500-Mile Races will be on display and in motion on Miller Lite Carb Day, Friday, May 25 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. At 3:30 p.m. -- the same time...

Thu 05 Apr 2007
Dick Thompson to attend VIR Gold Cup event

Dick Thompson to attend VIR Gold Cup event

Legendary Corvette Driver Returning to VIR DANVILLE, VA. -- April 4 -- Dr. Dick Thompson, the "Flying Dentist" who drove Corvettes and Porsches to numerous victories in sports car races of the 50s and 60s plans to return to one of the classic...

Fri 16 Mar 2007
March Madness post-event notes

March Madness post-event notes

March Madness? Nope! March Meet Madness 49th Year of Racing Draws Thousands To Auto Club Famoso Raceway BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (Mar. 16, 2007) -- The March Meet is Back. And How! Local television stations reported thousands of spectators and hot...

Fri 08 Jun 2007
Silverstone Classic - Formula One 70's revived
F1

Silverstone Classic - Formula One 70's revived

FORMULA 1 EPICS OF THE 70'S TO BE REVIVED AT SILVERSTONE CLASSIC Silverstone's Formula One races of the 1970s will be celebrated in two sensational races at this year's Silverstone Classic, in association with Bonhams, on July 27-29. The Daily...

Fri 26 Oct 2007
Peter Krause awarded 2007 Lola Heritage trophy

Peter Krause awarded 2007 Lola Heritage trophy

Vintage Racing Coach and Competitor Peter Krause Awarded the 2007 Lola Heritage Trophy for Sportsmanship Braselton, GA (October 20, 2007) - Glyn Jones, head of Lola Heritage, a division of LOLA Cars International of Cambridgeshire, England,...

Tue 06 Mar 2007
Drag racing March Meet - Hight interview

Drag racing March Meet - Hight interview

Fast Chat with Robert Hight, Grand Marshal, 2007 Bakersfield March Meet, Mar. 9-11 BAKERSFIELD, Calif. -- (Mar. 5, 2007) -- Robert Hight, Grand Marshal of the 2007 Bakersfield March Meet, Mar. 9-11 at Auto Club Famoso Raceway, took time from his...

Tue 27 Nov 2007
IRL: Mid-Ohio 2008 schedule announced

IRL: Mid-Ohio 2008 schedule announced

DIVERSE SCHEDULE ON-TAP FOR MID-OHIO SPORTS CAR COURSE IN 2008 DUBLIN, Ohio (November 27, 2007) -- Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course will boast seven major events in 2008, featuring the finest in open-wheel, sports car, motorcycle, historic and...

Tue 30 Jan 2007
Portland Historic races dates announced

Portland Historic races dates announced

Portland Historic Races highlights Porsche as the featured marque; also honors the big-bore thunder of Historic Trans-Am PORTLAND, Ore. - January 30, 2007 - The Portland Historic Races has named the classic Porsche sports car as the featured ...

Thu 13 Dec 2007
California Speedway releases 2008 schedule
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California Speedway releases 2008 schedule

CALIFORNIA SPEEDWAY ANNOUNCES 2008 RACING SCHEDULE NASCAR Race Weekends and the Debut of the Car of Tomorrow Highlight the 2008 Racing Season SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY, CA -- Two NASCAR race weekends, an AMA Superbike weekend and a pair of NHRA...

Mon 11 Jun 2007
Goodguys: Indy ORP summary

Goodguys: Indy ORP summary

"Back on Track" - Goodguys 19th Hot Rod Nationals Gives Vintage Drag Racing Fans a Thrill Sunday, June 10th, 2007 - O'Reilly Raceway Park, Clermont, IN - After four consecutive rained out editions, the Goodguys Hot Rod Nationals, celebrating...

Thu 12 Apr 2007
CHAMPCAR/CART: Vegas Grand Prix post-race notes

CHAMPCAR/CART: Vegas Grand Prix post-race notes

Inaugural Vegas Grand Prix deemed a success LAS VEGAS (April 12, 2007) -- As predicted when the inaugural Vegas Grand Prix was announced last September, organizers held a race and one incredible party broke out through the streets of downtown...

Tue 04 Dec 2007
Mosport news on 2008 VARAC event 2007-12-03

Mosport news on 2008 VARAC event 2007-12-03

VINEGAROON TO RUN IN HISTORIC CAN-AM EVENT AT MOSPORT BOWMANVILLE, ON (DECEMBER 3, 2007)- The Vintage Automobile Racing Association of Canada (VARAC) has announced that Tom Stephani, son of one of the original owners of Nikey Chevrolet, will be...

Sat 16 Jun 2007
Stirling Moss laps Le Mans

Stirling Moss laps Le Mans

SIR STIRLING MOSS THRILLS LE MANS CROWD IN DBR1 A capacity Le Mans crowd was thrilled to see Sir Stirling Moss display the iconic Aston Martin DBR1 in the Legends race at Le Mans this morning, for sports cars built between 1956 and...

Thu 08 Nov 2007
IRL: Watkins Glen 2008 celebration

IRL: Watkins Glen 2008 celebration

WATKINS GLEN TO CELEBRATE 60 YEARS OF ROAD RACING IN 2008 NASCAR Busch East Added to Sahlen's Six Hours of The Glen Weekend in June Celebrate the Fourth of July with the IndyCar Series NASCAR Sprint Cup and Nationwide Series Return in ...

Tue 28 Aug 2007
WGI to honor John Watson at US Vintage GP

WGI to honor John Watson at US Vintage GP

JOHN WATSON NAMED FEATURED GUEST Watson, BMW and Bugatti Will Be Honored During Zippo U.S. Vintage Grand Prix Watkins Glen, NY (August 27, 2007) -- Versatile and distinguished driver, John Watson, will be the special guest for ...

Wed 22 Aug 2007
Porsche Rennsport Reunion III 2007 grand marshals announced

Porsche Rennsport Reunion III 2007 grand marshals announced

PETER SCHWARZENBAUER AND BETTY JO TURNER NAMED CO-GRAND MARSHALS FOR PORSCHE® RENNSPORT REUNION III Two Porsche Dignitaries to Preside Over Expected Largest Gathering of Legendary Porsche Race Cars in History ATLANTA, GA -- Aug. 22, 2007 --...

Thu 29 Mar 2007
Carroll Shelby returns to VIR

Carroll Shelby returns to VIR

"Father of the Cobra" Returns to VIR for 50th Anniversary Reunion DANVILLE, VA - Carroll Shelby, star race driver of the 50s, originator of the legendary Cobra and legend in sports car racing, will return to the scene of one of his most ...

Tue 27 Feb 2007
Racing is the March Meet's reason

Racing is the March Meet's reason

Racing is the March Meet's Reason Top NHRA Competitors Make March Meet a Must BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (Feb. 26, 2007) -- Ron Capps drives a Fuel Funny Car in the NHRA POWERade Drag Racing Series 23 weekends a year. What does he do on his off...

Mon 09 Jul 2007
Miller Motorsports Park - Bondurant honored

Miller Motorsports Park - Bondurant honored

Bondurant Honored at Miller Motorsports Park During SAAC Convention TOOELE VALLEY, UTAH (July 8, 2007) -- One of the greatest American racing drivers of all time, Bob Bondurant, was honored at Miller Motorsports Park on Saturday, July...

Tue 02 Oct 2007
Mosport to host Can-Am cars in 2008

Mosport to host Can-Am cars in 2008

HISTORIC CARS OF CAN-AM SET TO RETURN TO MOSPORT IN 2008 BOWMANVILLE, ON (October 2, 2007)- Putting the "Can" back in Can-Am, the Vintage Racing Association of Canada (VARAC) and Mosport International Raceway have announced that Mosport's 4 ...

Mon 30 Jul 2007
Lola Cars Silverstone Classic review

Lola Cars Silverstone Classic review

Lola victory marks a Silverstone Classic Lola celebrated a spectacular victory in the Denny Hulme Silverstone Endurance Trophy race for the Hagerty World Sportscar Masters, on the Saturday evening of the Silverstone Classic (28 July). What made...

Sat 23 Jun 2007
Le Mans Legends race summary

Le Mans Legends race summary

Fiskens co-sponsored Le Mans Legends Race turns out to be a classic Over 200,000 spectators and a Motors TV television audience of many hundreds of thousands more, were treated to a thrilling prelude to the Le Mans 24 Hours by the Fiskens ...

Wed 31 Jan 2007
Deuces Wild returns to Parks Museum

Deuces Wild returns to Parks Museum

Wally Parks NHRA Motorsports Museum Continues 'Deuces Wild' Celebration, Feb. 7-June 18 10 of the Most Significant '32 Ford Hot Rods Displayed in New 75th Anniversary Exhibits POMONA, Calif. (Jan. 31, 2007) -- The celebration continues at the...

Thu 17 May 2007
Silverstone classic news 2007-05-17

Silverstone classic news 2007-05-17

PORSCHE 956 AND 962 ICONS TO STAR AT SILVERSTONE CLASSIC Up to 35 cars from the charismatic era of 1980s endurance racing will battle it out at this year's Silverstone Classic, in association with Bonhams, taking place on 27/28/29 July. Powerful...

Fri 19 Jan 2007
Hight named Grand Marshal of March Meet

Hight named Grand Marshal of March Meet

Hight Named Grand Marshal of March Meet Auto Club/John Force Racing Driver Will Preside Over 49th Year of Racing at Auto Club Famoso Raceway BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (Jan. 17, 2007) -- Robert Hight, NHRA's 2005 Rookie of the Year, will serve as...

Wed 01 Aug 2007
Miller Motorsports Park HRS preview

Miller Motorsports Park HRS preview

Fun-Filled Weekend Planned for Zions Bank Heroes of Speed at Miller Motorsports Park TOOELE VALLEY, UTAH (July 31, 2007) -- The return of Historic Sportscar Racing, Ltd. (HSR) to Miller Motorsports Park this weekend, August 3-5, for the...

Wed 07 Mar 2007
Drag racing March Meet preview

Drag racing March Meet preview

'Cackle Corral' Makes Debut at March Meet Tribute to legendary drag cars will light up Auto Club Famoso Raceway Saturday night, Mar. 10 BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (Mar. 6, 2007) -- Flames will light up the sky at historic Auto Club Famoso Raceway at 6...