Racing Results for Oct. 16, 2000

October 16, 2000

FIA FORMULA 1 GRAND PRIX
Michael Schumacher (Marlboro Ferrari) clinched 1st World Driver's
Championship in 21 yrs. for Ferrari at the Japanese Grand Prix in Suzuka,
Japan on 10/8
Next Race: 10/22 Malaysian Grand Prix, Sepang, Malaysia (189.42 miles - 55 laps)

NASCAR WINSTON CUP
10/15 Winston 500, Talladega Superspeedway, Talladega, AL (188 laps)
Dale Earnhardt, #3 GM Goodwrench Chevrolet Monte Carlo (Victory Margin: 0.119 sec.; 165.681 mph Ave. Spd.; 3:01:06 Race Time)
Next Race: 10/22 Pop Secret Microwave 400, North Carolina Speedway,
Rockingham, NC (1.017 mi. course; 12:30 p.m. ET; ESPN)

NASCAR BUSCH GRAND NATIONAL SERIES
Next Race: 10/21 Sam's Club 200, North Carolina Speedway, Rockingham, NC (2:00 p.m. ET; TNN)

NASCAR CRAFTSMAN TRUCK SERIES
10/13 O'Reilly 400, Texas Motor Speedway, Ft. Worth, TX (167 laps)
Bryan Reffner, #3 Johns Manville Chevrolet (Victory Margin: 1.277 secs.; 112.993 mph Ave. Spd.; 2:13:01 Race Time)
Finishing 25th, Greg Biffle, #50 Grainger Ford, has won the 2000 NASCAR
Craftsman Truck series championship for Roush Racing, their first in any NASCAR divisions!
Next Race: 10/28 Motorola 200, California Speedway, Fontana, CA (4 p.m. ET; ESPN)

NHRA WINSTON CHAMPIONSHIP DRAG RACING
Next Race: 10/22 O'Reilly Fall Nationals, Texas Motorplex, Ennis, TX (6:00 p.m. ET ESPN2)

CART FedEx CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES
10/15 Honda Indy 300, Streets of Surfers Paradise, Queensland, Australia (59 laps)
Adrian Fernandez, Tecate/Quaker State Patrick Racing Ford Reynard (Victory Margin: .324 sec.; 81.607 mph Ave. Spd.; 2:01:14.605 Race Time)
Next Race: 10/29 The 500 Presented by Toyota, California Speedway,
Fontana, CA (2:30 p.m. ET ESPN)

PENNZOIL WORLD OF OUTLAWS
10/14 O'Reilly Texas Showdown, Texas Motor Speedway, Ft. Worth, TX (40 laps)
Steve Kinser, #11 Quaker State/Maxim
Next Race: 10/21 Houston Raceway Park, Baytown, TX

GRAND AMERICAN ROAD RACING - 2000 Final Points Standings
SportsRacer: James Weaver, Dyson/Ford
SportsRacer II: Larry Oberto/Ryan Hampton, Nissan/Lola
GTO: Ron Johnson/Terry Borcheller, Saleen/Allen Speedlab
Mustang
GTU: Mike Fitzgerald, G&W Racing Porsche
AGT: Doug Mills, Leavy/Hamilton Safe Chevrolet Camaro

INDY RACING NORTHERN LIGHTS SERIES
10/15 Excite 500, Texas Motor Speedway, Ft. Worth, TX
Scott Goodyear, #4 Pennzoil Olds Dallara (Victory Margin: 0.140 sec.;
175.276 mph Ave. Spd.; 1:43:35.926 Race Time)
Buddy Lazier #91 Dallara Olds wins 2000 IRL Northern Lights Series
championship; Airton Dare #88 G-Force Olds, wins Rookie of the Year honors
Next Race: 10/29 Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Las Vegas, NV

SCCA BFGOODRICH TIRES TRANS-AM SERIES
10/15 GlobalCenter Sports Car Championships, Laguna Seca Raceway, Monterey,
CA
(100.71 miles; 45 laps; 2.238 mi. circuit)
Kenny Wilden, #40 YO Chevy Camaro (Victory Margin: 3.671secs.; 79.719
mph Ave. Spd.; 15:47.906 Race Time)
Next Race: 10/29 Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Las Vegas, NV

IHRA SUMMIT RACING SERIES
10/14 Mopar Parts World Finals, Red River Raceway, Gilliam, LA
Top Fuel: Bruce Litton, Wix Filters Dragster (4.746 ET; 308.85 mph)
Pro Mod: Mitch stott, Radiac Abrasives '63 Corvette (6.334 ET; 223.84 mph)
Funny Car: Adam Szeler, Mad Mechanic '96 Olds Achieva (5.987 ET; 233.96
mph)
Pro Stock: Jon Yoak, '99 Ford Probe (6.644 ET; 210.14 mph)
Next Race: 11/5 CarQuest Autumn Nationals, Rockingham, NC (rescheduled from 9/23 rainout)

ASA AC-DELCO SERIES
Gary St. Amant, Wynn's/GM Goodwrench Service Plus/API Chevy clinched the ASA
AC-DELCO Series Championship at the Winchester 400 at Winchester Speedway,
Winchester, IN on 10/1
10/14 Gateway International Raceway, Madison, IL (200 laps)
Butch Miller, #52 Meijer/Banquet/Cheez-It/Red Baron Pontiac (Victory
Margin: 0.129 sec.; 198.382 mph Ave. Spd.; 2:32:27 Race Time)
Joey Clinton, #83 echosource83.com/Zaxby's/Racing Radios/Pro Shocks/
Airgas Pontiac clinched Rookie of the Year honors
Next Race: 2/17/01 Florida Speed Park, St. Augustine, FL (9:00 p.m. ET TNN)

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