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Tue 25 Jun 2002
Dana Moore Racing update 2002-06-24

Dana Moore Racing update 2002-06-24

Double time in L.A. Dana Moore, of El Cajon, CA. drove double duty at L.A. County's two race tracks this past weekend. She competed in the Inaugural Historic Sportscar Race on the new road course at California Speedway and the Legends Car event...

Fri 14 Jun 2002
Rahal to ride again at Mid-Ohio

Rahal to ride again at Mid-Ohio

DUBLIN, Ohio (June 12, 2002) - Bobby Rahal, who called Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course his home race track throughout much of his racing career, will return to the track as a competitor for the first time since 1998 when following "Rahal's Last Ride"...

Fri 07 Jun 2002
Portland Historic races signs sponsor

Portland Historic races signs sponsor

Kuni BMW, Cadillac, Saab announces sponsorship with the Baxter Auto Parts Portland Historic Races to benefit the Children's Cancer Association. BEAVERTON, Ore. - June 5, 2002 - Kuni BMW, Cadillac, Saab will sponsor the popular Food and Wine ...

Wed 05 Jun 2002
Sears Point Wine Country Classic results

Sears Point Wine Country Classic results

Busby wins second straight title at Chrysler-Jeep-Dodge Wine Country Classic. SONOMA, Calif. - Jim Busby started on the pole Sunday and led wire-to-wire in the Vintage Formula One division at the Chrysler-Jeep-Dodge Wine Country Classic Vintage...

Sat 01 Jun 2002
Wine Country Sears Point qualifying results

Wine Country Sears Point qualifying results

Chrysler-Jeep-Dodge Wine Country Classic <pre> SONOMA, Calif. - Results Saturday from the qualifying race for the Vintage Formula One on Sears Point Raceway's 12-turn, 2.52-mile road course. The qualifying determines Sunday's feature race.

Wine country Sears Point

Wine country Sears Point

Busby top qualifier in Formula One Division at Sears Point Raceway, local drivers second and third. SONOMA, Calif. (IMMEDIATE RELEASE) - Jim Busby was the top qualifier on Saturday in the Vintage Formula One division at the Chrysler-Jeep-Dodge...

Wed 29 May 2002
Ernie Irvan to attend Portland Historic Races

Ernie Irvan to attend Portland Historic Races

Legend Ernie Irvan comes to PIR at The Baxter Auto Parts Portland Historic Races. PORTLAND, Ore - May 27, 2002 - The Baxter Auto Parts Portland Historic Races, taking place July 12 through 14 at Portland International Raceway, has announced that...

RALLY: ProRally: Vintage Rally cars at Susquehannock

RALLY: ProRally: Vintage Rally cars at Susquehannock

Susquehannock Trails ProRally to host Vintage competition May 31-June 1, 2002 Wellsboro, PA Two of the first rally cars to compete under the new SCCA Historic Class rules will be competing in the upcoming Susquehannock Trails ProRally, to be...

Sears Point - Wine Country Classic preview

Sears Point - Wine Country Classic preview

Chrysler-Jeep-Dodge Wine Country Classic rolls into Sears Point Raceway. What: The glory days of auto racing will return to the Sonoma Valley when hundreds of vintage racing machines visit Sears Point Raceway for the Chrysler-Jeep-Dodge Wine ...

Sears Point Wine Country Classic - Gimbel spotlight

Sears Point Wine Country Classic - Gimbel spotlight

Retired teacher ready to tame track at Wine Country Classic. SONOMA, Calif. - Nancy Gimbel isn't the stereotypical racecar driver, but that doesn't bother the 57-year-old retired schoolteacher who will compete at this year's Chrysler-Jeep-Dodge...

Fri 24 May 2002
Queensland July Historics preview

Queensland July Historics preview

27-28 July Historic Race Meeting- Queensland Raceway. After the outstanding success of the May Historic meeting, Queensland motorsport fans are counting the days until the 25th Annual Historic Racing Car Club Race Meeting. Once again the event...

Wed 22 May 2002
Wine Country Classic rolls into Sears Point Raceway

Wine Country Classic rolls into Sears Point Raceway

Vintage race cars return to grace Sears Point Circuit at Wine Country Classic. SONOMA, Calif. - The 16th annual Chrysler-Jeep-Dodge Wine Country Classic Vintage Car Races return to Sears Point Raceway with a variety of vintage car ...

Tue 21 May 2002
RALLY: Sandusky Valley Vintage Rally summary

RALLY: Sandusky Valley Vintage Rally summary

Sandusky Valley Vintage Rally May 18, 2002 As the featured event of the Spring 2002 Gathering of the Faithful of the Ohio Chapter NEMGTR, the Sandusky Valley Vintage Rally (SVVR) proved popular among those braving cold and potentially wet ...

Mon 20 May 2002
Pre-1970 Formula 1 race results

Pre-1970 Formula 1 race results

<pre> PRE-1979 FORMULA ONE RACE RESULT Rank/No./Driver/Nat/Car/Year/Laps/Gap/Time/On Lap 1 32 Stretton Martin GB Tyrrell P34, 1977, 10, 1:45.848, 10 2 2 Yoong Alex MAL Lotus 72, 1971, 10, 5.163, 1:44.480, 4 3 18 Perkins Christopher GB...

Yoong second in Monaco Historic GP
F1

Yoong second in Monaco Historic GP

Forced to settle for second after driving the last four laps with gear stuck in fifth! KL Minardi Asiatech driver Alex Yoong just missed out on winning the 3rd Historic Grand Prix of Monaco after gearbox problems forced him to settle for second.

Sun 19 May 2002
Alex Yoong to drive Peterson Lotus at Monaco
F1

Alex Yoong to drive Peterson Lotus at Monaco

FAENZA, ITALY, May 18, 2002 - KL Minardi Asiatech driver, Alex Yoong, is to take part in this weekend's Historic Grand Prix of Monaco. The 25-year-old Malaysian, who is the first driver from his country to race in the Formula One World...

Tue 14 May 2002
Portland Historic preview

Portland Historic preview

PORTLAND, Ore - May 13, 2002 - The Baxter Auto Parts Portland Historic Races comes to Portland International Raceway July 12 through 14, bringing with it high-speed racing by some of the most celebrated vintage cars in history. Exotic cars such...

Mon 13 May 2002
Shell Historic Challenge Road Atlanta Sunday report

Shell Historic Challenge Road Atlanta Sunday report

Davies wins twice at Shell Ferrari Historic Challenge BRASELTON, GA., May 12. Ed Davies drove his 1961 Ferrari 250 SWB Competition and his 1953 Ferrari 375 MM Spyder to a pair of class wins at today's Shell Historic Challenge races at Road ...

Shell Historic Sunday Road Atlanta results

Shell Historic Sunday Road Atlanta results

<pre> Road Atlanta Track Length 2.54 miles Shell Historic Challenge Drum Practice 7 Results Pos. No. Class Name Model Fast Lap On Lap Speed 1 31 1 Peter Giddings Alfa Romeo Monza 02:00.689 3 75.765 2 5 2 Ed Davies 375 MM Spyder ...

Shell Historic Challenge Road Atlanta Saturday report

Shell Historic Challenge Road Atlanta Saturday report

Davies and Stroll double winners at Shell Historic Challenge. BRASELTON, GA., May 11. Ed Davies and Lawrence Stroll were class winners in both Drum and Disc Brake groups in the first day of racing for the Shell Ferrari Historic Challenge at...

Shell Historic Saturday Road Atlanta results

Shell Historic Saturday Road Atlanta results

<pre> Road Atlanta Track Length 2.54 miles Shell Historic Challenge Disc Practice 5 Results Pos. No. Class Name Model Fast Lap On Lap Speed 1 47 6A Lawrence Stroll 512 BB/LM 01:35.213 9 96.037 2 8 8 Neil Fairman 512 BB/LM 01:42.454 5 ...

Shell Historic Friday Road Atlanta results

Shell Historic Friday Road Atlanta results

<pre> Road Atlanta Track Length 2.54 Miles Shell Historic Challenge Disc Practice 1 Results Pos. No. Class Name Model Fast Lap On Lap Speed 1 98 6A Ray Hartman 512 BB/LM 01:34.446 8 96.817 2 47 6A Nick Longhi 512 BB/LM 01:36.988 3 ...

Sat 04 May 2002
Shell Historic Challenge standings afer VIR

Shell Historic Challenge standings afer VIR

<pre> Shell Historic Drum Challenge Pos Name Total Points 1 Ed Davies 36 2 Peter Giddings 35 3 Jim Fuchs 30 4 Chuck Wegner 18 5 Lawrence...

Tue 30 Apr 2002
Shell Historic Challenge Friday VIR practice results

Shell Historic Challenge Friday VIR practice results

<pre> Virginia International Raceway Track Length 3.27 Miles Friday April 26, 2002 Drum Practice 1 Shell Historic Challenge Practice Results Pos. No. Class Name Model ...

Statement from Porsche Motorsports on Akin

Statement from Porsche Motorsports on Akin

ATLANTA, Georgia - April 30 - Race car champion and vintage racer Bob Akin died last night from complications suffered as the result of testing accident at Road Atlanta last Thursday. Akin, from Ossining, NY, passed away at 11:45 PM at Grady ...

Bob Akin dies of complications from injuries

Bob Akin dies of complications from injuries

ATLANTA - Bob Akin died late Monday night of complications from injuries suffered last Thursday during a testing accident for a historic sports car race at Road Atlanta. Akin crashed in a 1988 Nissan GTP ZX-Turbo during testing for the ...

Shell Historic Challenge Sunday VIR report

Shell Historic Challenge Sunday VIR report

Danville, VA, April 28. The second day of the North American Shell Ferrari Historic Challenge at Virginia International Raceway was a day for repeat winners. Each of the five class winners from Saturday's races took was a Sunday winner as...

Shell Historic Challenge Sunday VIR results

Shell Historic Challenge Sunday VIR results

<pre> Virginia International Raceway Track Length - 3.27 Miles Sunday, April 28, 2002 Drum Practice 7 Shell Historic Challenge Practice Results Pos. No. Class Name Model ...

Shell Historic Challenge VIR Saturday report

Shell Historic Challenge VIR Saturday report

Danville, VA April 27. Former Shell Historic Champion Ed Davies took two wins in the first day's racing at the Shell Ferrari Historic Challenge at Virginia International Raceway. Davies drove his Ferrari 375 MM Pinin Farina Spyder to first in...

Shell Historic Challenge VIR Saturday results

Shell Historic Challenge VIR Saturday results

<pre> Virginia International Raceway Track Length - 3.27 Miles Saturday, April 27, 2002 Drum Practice 5 Shell Historic Challenge Practice Results Pos. No. Class Name Model ...

Mon 29 Apr 2002
Bob Akin upgraded to critical

Bob Akin upgraded to critical

BRASELTON, GA (April 27, 2002) -- Bob Akin's condition was upgraded to Critical Saturday as he remained in the neurological intensive care unit at Grady Memorial Hospital in Atlanta recovering from injuries suffered Thursday during a testing ...

Sat 27 Apr 2002
Bob Akin seriously injured at Road Atlanta

Bob Akin seriously injured at Road Atlanta

BRASELTON, GA (April 26, 2002) -- Bob Akin was listed in "critical and extremely unstable" condition Friday after suffering serious injuries in a historic sports car testing session at Road Atlanta Thursday. Akin, 66, suffered a "complete ...

Fri 26 Apr 2002
Queensland Raceway Historics preview

Queensland Raceway Historics preview

4/5 May Historic Multi-Club Meeting - Queensland Raceway Due to popular demand, Historic motor racing returns to Queensland Raceway on the 4th and 5th of May, with two full days of action and nostalgia promised. The meeting is being organised...

Statement from Bobby Akin Jr.

Statement from Bobby Akin Jr.

At 7 p.m. on Friday, April 26, 2002, Bob Akin remained in "critical and very unstable" condition at Grady Memorial Hospital in Atlanta. He was seriously injured Thursday in a testing accident for the Walter Mitty Challenge at Road...

Thu 25 Apr 2002
Queensland Raceway Historic event preview

Queensland Raceway Historic event preview

4/5 May - Historic Multi-Club Meeting - Queensland Raceway. Due to popular demand, Historic motor racing returns to Queensland Raceway on the 4th and 5th of May, with two full days of action and nostalgia promised. The meeting is being...

Wed 17 Apr 2002
Pomeroy named Grand Marshal at Sears Point
AMA

Pomeroy named Grand Marshal at Sears Point

Pomeroy named Grand Marshal of AMA Vintage Motorcycles Days West. SONOMA, Calif. - Jim Pomeroy will be honored at Cycle Gear Sonomafest 2002, April 26-May 5, as Grand Marshal of the first weekend at Sears Point Raceway. Pomeroy, who is not...