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SCCA PRO: BORCHELLER, PLUMB RACE TO WORLD CHALLENGE WINS AT MID-OHIO

LEXINGTON, Ohio — 13 June 1998 — Terry Borcheller, in the No. 56 Saleen/Allen Racing Saleen Mustang, checked out early in the 30-lap, 67.5-mile Mid-Ohio Road Racing Classic World Challenge T1 race for 9.005-second margin of victory over the No. 65 Saleen/Allen Racing Saleen Mustang of teammate Ron Johnson, while Hugh Plumb scored his first … Continue reading SCCA PRO: BORCHELLER, PLUMB RACE TO WORLD CHALLENGE WINS AT MID-OHIO

SALEEN / SATURN WIN WORLD CHALLENGE CUPS

By: LARRY ROBERTS on November 07, 1997 Original Article: www.theautochannel.com Almost every major auto racing event has one or two of what’s called for lack of a better name, “warm-up” races. They are events that fill in time before the major race of the day, and are designed to maintain spectator interest before the main … Continue reading SALEEN / SATURN WIN WORLD CHALLENGE CUPS

JIM CRAWFORD, THE GENIAL SCOTSMAN WHO POSTED THE SECOND…

May 13, 1989|By Cooper Rollow, Chicago Tribune. INDIANAPOLIS — Jim Crawford, the genial Scotsman who posted the second fastest speed of the day in the final practice for Saturday`s Indy 500 pole dash, said he feels he has “as good a chance as anyone for the pole.” Crawford, whose speed of 225.960 miles an hour … Continue reading JIM CRAWFORD, THE GENIAL SCOTSMAN WHO POSTED THE SECOND…

AMONG THE SEVEN NEW TEAMS IN THE PPG-CART INDY-CAR SERIES…

March 26, 1989|By Robert Markus, Chicago Tribune. Among the seven new teams in the PPG-CART Indy-car series this year is one owned by Antonio Ferrari of the famous Italian racing family. Euromotorsport will not make much of a splash this year with its year-old Lola (purchased from Dick Simon) and a Cosworth engine. “We’re looking … Continue reading AMONG THE SEVEN NEW TEAMS IN THE PPG-CART INDY-CAR SERIES…