Racing Results: 10/7/02

October 7, 2002

FIA FORMULA 1 GRAND PRIX

Next Race: 10/13 Japanese Grand Prix, Suzuka, Japan (191.579 mi. Race
Distance; 53 Laps; 3.617-mi. Road Course; Time TBA; ABC)
NASCAR WINSTON CUP

10/6 EA Sports 500, Talledega Superspeedway, Talledega, AL (2.66-mi.
Tri-Oval; 188 Laps)
Dale Earnhardt, Jr., #8 Budweiser/Dale Earnhardt Inc. Chevrolet Monte Carlo

Next Race: 10/13 UAW-GM Quality 500, Lowe's Motor Speedway, Concord, NC
(1.5-mi. Quad-Oval; 12:00 p.m. ET; NBC)
NASCAR BUSCH GRAND NATIONAL SERIES

Next Race: 10/12 Little Trees 300, Lowe's Motor Speedway, Concord, NC
(1.5-mi. Quad-Oval; 1:00 p.m. ET; TNT)
NASCAR CRAFTSMAN TRUCK SERIES

Next Race: 10/13 Las Vegas 350, Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Las Vegas, NV
(1.5-mi. Tri-Oval; 5:00 p.m. ET; ESPN)
CART FedEx CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES

10/6 Grand Prix of the Americas, Bayfront Park, Miami, FL (Street Course;
2:07:09.003 Race Time; 105 Laps)
Cristiano da Matta, Chevron/Newman-Haas Racing Toyota-Lola (68.723 MPH Ave.
Speed; 0.734-sec. Victory Margin; da Matta clinches 2002 CART FedEx
Championship)

Next Race: 10/27 Honda Indy 300, Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia (2.795-mi.
Street Course; 12:00 a.m. ET; Speed Channel)
NHRA POWERade CHAMPIONSHIP DRAG RACING

Next Race: 10/13 O'Reilly Fall Nationals, Texas Motorplex, Ennis, TX (6:30
p.m. ET; ESPN2)
WORLD OF OUTLAWS

10/5 Talledega Short Track, Talledega, AL (1/3-mi. Oval; Laps; No TV Coverage
Scheduled)
Steve Kinser, #11M Quaker State Maxim

Next Race: 10/12 Outlaws Championship, The Dirt Track at Lowe's Motor
Speedway, Concord, NC (4/10-mi. Semi-Banked Oval; Tape Delay--12/26)
INDY RACING LEAGUE NORTHERN LIGHT SERIES

FINAL RESULTS: Sam Hornish, Jr., Pennzoil/Panther Racing Dallara-Chevrolet
(Series Champion; 2nd Consecutive IRL Championship)

Next Race: 3/2/03 Homestead-Miami Speedway, Homestead, FL (1.5-mi. Oval; ABC
TV -- Time TBA)
AMERICAN LE MANS SERIES

Next Race: 10/4 Cadillac American LeMans Challenge, Bayfront Park, Miami, FL
(1.387-mi. Temporary Street Course; 2:46:03.793 Race Time; 122 Laps) LMP900 & Overall: Frank Biela/Emanuele Pirro, #1 Infineon Audi Sports North
America Audi R8 (14.021-sec. Victory Margin)
LMP675: Claudia Huertgen/Chad Block, KnightHawk Racing Lola EX257-MG
GTS: Ron Fellows/Johnny O'Connell, Corvette Racing Chevrolet Corvette C5-R
GT: Sascha Maassen/Lucas Luhr, #23 McKenna/Xybernaut/Alex Job Racing Porsche
911 GT3 RS

Next Race: 10/12 Audi Presents Petit Le Mans, Season Finale, Road Atlanta,
Braselton, GA (2.54-mi. Road Course; 10 Hours or 1,000 Mile-Race Limit; 11:00
a.m. ET; Speed Channel Live)
TRANS-AM SERIES FOR THE BFGOODRICH CUP

10/5 Grand Prix of the Americas Trans-Am 100, Bayfront Park, Miami, FL
(1.57-mi. Temporary Street Course)
Boris Said, #33 Applied Computer Solutions Panoz Esperante

Next Race: 10/11 Road Atlanta, Braselton, GA (Tape Delay -- 10/18; 10:00 p.m.
ET; Speed Channel)
IHRA HOOTERS RACING SERIES

Next Race: 10/20 CarQuest Auto Parts World Finals, Rockingham Dragway,
Rockingham, NC (Tape Delay -- 11/9 Top Fuel/Pro Mod; 3:00 p.m. ET; TNN; 11/16
Funny Car/Pro Stock; 3:00 p.m. ET; TNN)
ASA AC DELCO CHALLENGE SERIES

10/6 Winchester 400 Presented by The Tire Rack, Season Finale, Winchester
Speedway, Winchester, IN (.5-mi. High-Banked Asphalt Oval; 400 Laps) Gary St. Amant, #7 ACDelco Chevrolet Monte Carlo (Joey Clanton, #83 Camp Fire
USA Chevrolet Monte Carlo wins the 2002 ASA AC Delco Challenge Series
Driver's Championship by 1 point over St. Amant)
ARCA RE/MAX SERIES

10/5 Food World 300, Talledega Superspeedway, Talledega, AL (2.66-mi. Oval;
113 Laps)
Keith Segars, #04 Sonny's Real Pit Bar-B-Q Chevrolet (151.94 MPH Ave. Speed;
0.148-sec. Victory Margin)
(Frank Kimmel. #46 Advance Auto Parts-Pork Ford, clinched his fourth ARCA
ReMax Series Drivers' Championship)

Next Race: 10/10 Lowe's Motor Speedway, Concord, NC (1.5-mi. Quad-Oval; TV
Coverage TBA)
GRAND AMERICAN ROAD RACING ASSOCIATION

Next Race: 11/10 Grand-Am Finale, Daytona International Speedway, Daytona
Beach, FL (2.5-mi. Tri-Oval; 1:00 p.m. ET; Speed Channel Live)
AUTO TRADER IDRC IMPORT DRAG RACING CIRCUIT

Next Race: 10/13 BFGoodrich Compact Car Invasion, Firebird International
Raceway, Chandler, AZ (No TV Coverage Scheduled)
NHRA SUMMIT SPORT COMPACT DRAG RACING

10/6 Fall NHRA Sport Compact Nationals Presented by Toyo Tires, Old Bridge
Township Raceway Park, Englishtown, NJ (Delayed Broadcast -- 10/20; 11:30
p.m. ET; ESPN2)
Pro: George Ioannou, Bullish Motor Sports '00 Toyota Solara, 11.664 sec. ET @
45.69 MPH
Pro V-8: Matt Scranton, Turbonetics '00 Toyota Celica, 6.894 sec. ET @ 202.24
MPH
(unopposed; Scranton now 1st sport compact to break the 7-sec. barrier)
Modified: Matt Hartford, Summit Racing '02 Chevrolet Cavalier, 8.855 sec. ET
@ 115.13 MPH
Hot Rod: Bruce Mortensen, Venom Racing '00 Honda Civic, 8.873 sec. ET @
168.11 MPH
(Mortensen clinches 2002 NHRA Summit Hot Rod Class Championship) Street Tire: Paul Efantis. 9.591 sec. ET @ 155.56 MPH All Motor: Scott Mohler, '98 Dodge Neon, 10.624 sec. ET @ 128.04 MPH

Next Race: 10.27 Mazda NHRA Sport Compact World Finals Presented by Toyo
Tires, Pomona Raceway, Pomona, CA (Tape Delay -- 11/3; 9:30 p.m. ET; ESPN2)
USAR HOOTERS PRO CUP

10/5 Charlie Campbell Memorial Miller Lite 250, Jennerstown Speedway,
Jennerstown, PA (254 Laps; 2:12:55 Race Time; Delayed Broadcast -- 10/10;
9:00 p.m. ET; Speed Channel)
Mardy Lindley, #01 Hooters/Delta Faucets/Craftmade Ford Taurus (93.218 MPH
Ave. Speed; 0.365-sec. Victory Margin)

Next Race: 10/19 Myrtle Beach Speedway, Myrtle Beach, SC (Delayed Broadcast
-- 10/24; 9:00 p.m. ET; Speed Channel)
WRC WORLD RALLY CHAMPIONSHIP

10/6 Propecia Rally New Zealand, Auckland, NZ (42 Group A Starters - 21
Finishers; 3:58:45.4 Race Time; 1,792.48 KM Race Distance over 26 Special
Stages)
Marcus Gröholm/Timo Rautiainen, Peugeot 206 WRC (31 min., 47.6-sec. Victory
Margin)

Next Race: 11/2 Telestra Rally Australia, Perth, Australia (Tape Delay --
6:00 p.m. ET; Speed Channel)
OPTIMA SCORE DESERT SERIES

Next Race: 11/23 Tecate SCORE Baja 1000, Ensenada, Baja California, Mexico
CHAMPIONSHIP OFF ROAD RACING EXXON SERIES

9/1 Crandon, WI (1.75-mi. Race Course; Delayed Broadcast -- 10/11; 8:00 p.m.
ET; Speed Channel)
Pro-2: Carl Renezeder, Lucas Oil Chevrolet
Pro-4: Curt LeDuc, NAPA Skyjacker Ford
Pro-Lite: Jeff Kincaid, Forest County Potawatomi Toyota

2002 Lucas Oil Pro Series Champions:
Pro-2 & "King of Off Road Racing": Scott Taylor, Mobil1 Ford
Pro-4: John Greaves, Forest County Potawatomi Toyota
Pro-Lite: Jeff Kincaid, Forest County Potawatomi Toyota
BEST IN THE DESERT RACING ASSOCIATION

Next Race: 12/8 Las Vegas 200, Las Vegas, NV (No TV Coverage Scheduled)
SNORE SOUTHERN NEVADA OFF ROAD ENTHUSIASTS

10/5 33rd Annual Gold Coast SNORE 250, Las Vegas, NV
RESULTS NOT AVAILABLE

Next Race: 11/16 The Western States Championships, Barstow, CA
BRITISH TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP

FINAL RESULTS: James Thompson, Vauxhall Motorsports Vauxhall Astra Coupe,
BTCC 2002 Champion

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