FIA FORMULA 1 GRAND PRIX
Michael Schumacher, Marlboro Ferrari, won the World Driver’s Championship at
the Japanese Grand Prix in Suzuka on 10/8, Ferrari’s first in 21 years.
With Schumacher’s victory in Malaysia, Ferrari edged out McLaren for the
Constructors Championship by 18 points.
NASCAR WINSTON CUP
Next Race: 11/5 Checker Auto Parts/Dura Lube 500K, Phoenix International
Raceway, Phoenix, AZ (1.0 mi. oval; 2:00 p.m. ESPN)
NASCAR BUSCH GRAND NATIONAL SERIES
10/29 Memphis Motorsports Park, Millington, TN
Kevin Harvick, #2 AC-Delco Chevrolet Monte Carlo (.475 sec. Victory Margin;
93.352 mph Ave. Spd.; 2:01:49 Race Time)
By starting this race, Jeff Green, #10 NesQuik/ppc Racing Chevrolet Monte Carlo, is the
2000 Busch Series Champion.
Next Race: 11/4 Outback Steakhouse 200, Phoenix International Raceway,
Phoenix, AZ (1.0 mi. oval; 3:30 p.m. ESPN)
NASCAR CRAFTSMAN TRUCK SERIES
10/28 Motorola 200, California Speedway, Fontana, CA
Kurt Busch, #99 Exide Batteries/Roush Racing Ford (1.277 secs. Victory
Margin; 112.993 mph
Ave. Speed; 1:23:11 Race Time)
With this victory, Busch clinches the Rookie of the Year honors. On 10/13,
Greg Biffle, #50 Grainger Ford, took the 2000 NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series
honors for Roush Racing, their first in any NASCAR division.
NHRA WINSTON CHAMPIONSHIP DRAG RACING
10/29 Matco Tools Super Nationals, Houston Raceway Park, Baytown, TX
Top Fuel: Cory McClenathan, MBNA/Joe Gibbs Racing, 4654 secs. @ 318.24
Funny Car: Tony Pedregon, Castrol Syntec ’00 Ford Mustang, 4.906 sec. @
Pro Stock: Warren Johnson, GM Goodwrench Service ’00 Pontiac Firebird, 6.914
[email protected] 199.40 m.p.h.
Next Race: Nov. 4 (Rain Delay – Continuation) O’Reilly Fall Nationals, Texas
Motorplex, Ennis, TX
CART FedEx CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES
10/29 The 500 Presented by Toyota, at the California Speedway, Fontana, CA,
has been postponed due to rain.With Team Target/Toyota-Lola driver Juan
Montoya in the lead, the race has been rescheduled until Monday, October 30
at 1:00 p.m. (ESPN live).
WORLD OF OUTLAWS
10/28 27th Annual O’Reilly Winter Nationals, Devil’s Bowl Raceway, Mesquite,
TX (30 laps)
Sammy Swindell, #1 Channellock Stealth
Last week, Steve Kinser, #11 Quaker State Maxim, won his 16th Pennzoil WoO
Series Championship, by virtue of his victory at the Lone Star Classic in
Next Race: 11/2 Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Las Vegas, NV
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
GTU: Mike Fitzgerald, G& W Racing Porsche
AGT: Doug Mills, Leavy/Hamilton Safe Chevrolet Camaro
INDY RACING LEAGUE NORTHERN LIGHTS SERIES –2000 Final Point Standings
Buddy Lazier, #91 Olds Dallara, won the 2000 IRL Northern Light Series
#88 Airton Dare guided Team Xtreme’s Olds/g-For ce to Rookie-of-the-Year
Next Race: 3/18/2001 Phoenix International Raceway, Phoenix, AZ (ABC 4:00
SCCA BFGOODRICH TIRES TRANS-AM SERIES
10/29 Johnson Cotrols, Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Las Vegas, NV
Boris Said III, #33 Applied Computer Solutions Ford Mustang
Next Race: 11/19 Aruba Motorsports Complex, Oranjestad, Aruba
IHRA SUMMIT RACING SERIES
Next Race: 11/5 CarQuest Autumn Nationals, R ockingham , NC (rescheduled
from 9/23 rainout).
ASA AC-DELCO SERIES
Gary St. Amant, Wynn’s/GM Goodwrench Service Plus/API Cherry clinched the
ASA AC-DELCO Series Championship on 10/1. #83 echosource83.com/Zaxby’s/Racing
Radios/Pro Shocks/Airgas driver Joey Clanton took Rookie-of-the-year.
Next Race: 2/17/01 Florida Speed Park, St. Augustine, FL (9:00 p.m. TNN)