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1996 Formula 1, Trans Am and N.H.R.A. racing schedules



         Below are the 1996 Formula 1, Trans Am and N.H.R.A. racing schedules


                                1996 Formula 1 Racing Schedule 

                                    (As of December 18, 1995)

March 10 -- Australia at Melbourne

March 31 -- Brazil at Sao Paulo

April 7 -- Argentina at Buenos Aires

April 28 -- Europe at Nurburgring

May 5 -- San Marino at Imola

May 19 -- Monaco at Monte Carlo

June 2 -- Spain at Barcelona

June 16 -- Canada at Montreal

June 30 -- France at Magny Cours

July 14 -- Britain at Silverstone

July 28 -- Germany at Hockenheim

August 11 -- Hungary at Budapest

August 25 -- Belgium at Spa

September 8 -- Italy at Monza

September 22 -- Portugal at Estoril

October 13 -- Japan at Suzuka

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 1996 NHRA WINSTON DRAG RACING SERIES SCHEDULE AND BROADCAST LOG

DATES -- EVENTS -- TELEVISION** -- TRACK TICKET INFO

Feb. 1-4 -- Chief Auto Parts Winternationals, Pomona Raceway, Pomona, Calif.
-- Live, Feb. 4, 7:30-8:30 p.m., TNN -- (818) 914-4761

Sun., Feb. 4 7:30-8:30 p.m. on TNN: Live final-round coverage from the Chief
Auto Parts Winternationals 

Mon., Feb. 5 2-3 a.m. on TNN: Repeat of Chief Auto Parts Winternationals live
show 

Feb. 22-25 -- ATSCO Nationals, Firebird Intl Raceway, Phoenix -- March 11,
9-10 p.m., ESPN -- (800) 372-4463
Mon., March 11 9-10 p.m. on ESPN: Delayed coverage of the ATSCO Nationals 
Thurs., March 14 4:30-5:30 a.m. on ESPN: Delayed coverage of the ATSCO
Nationals 

March 14-17 -- Mac Tools Gotornationals, Gainesville Raceway, Gainesville,
Fla. -- March 17, 6-7 p.m., TNN -- (904) 377-0046
Sun., March 17 5-6 p.m. on TNN: Live final-round coverage from the Mac Tools
Gatornationals 
Mon., March 18 2-3 a.m. on TNN: Repeat of Mac Tools Gatornationals live show

March 28-31 -- Slick 50 Nationals presented by Western Auto, Houston Raceway
Park, Houston -- April 14, 3-A p.m., ABC -- (713) 383-2666
Sun., April 14 3-4 p.m. on ABC: Delayed coverage of the Slick 50 Nationals 

April 12-l4 -- *Winston Select Invitational, Rockingham Dragway, Rockingham,
N.C. -- May 17, 7.30-8:30 p.m., ESPN -- (910) 582-3400
Tues., April 16 7:30-8:30 p.m. on ESPN: Delayed coverage of the Winston
Select Invitational 
Thurs., April 18 3:30-4:30 a.m. on ESPN: Delayed coverage of the Winston
Select Invitational 

April 18-21 -- Fram Nationals, Atlanta Dragway, Atlanta -- April 21, 6-7
p.m., TNN -- (706) 335-2301
Sun., April 21 5-6 p.m. on TNN: Live final-round coverage from the Fram
Nationals 
Mon., April 22 2-3 a.m. on TNN: Repeat of Fram Nationals live show 

May 2-5 -- Virginia Nationals, Virginia Motorsports Park, Richmond, Va. --
May 12, 2-3 p.m., ABC -- (804) 862-3174
Sun., May 12 2-3 p.m. on ABC: Delayed coverage of the Virginia Nationals 

May 16-19 -- Mopar Parts Nationals, Old Bridge Township Raceway Park,
Englishtown, N.J. -- Live, May 19, 5-6 p.m., TNN -- (908) 446-7800
Sat., May 18 6-7 p.m. on TNN: Live final-round coverage of the Du Pont
Automotive Finishes Pro Stock Challenge from the Mopar Parts Nationals 
Sun., May 19 5-6 p.m. on TNN: Live final-round coverage from the Mopar Parts
Nationals 
Mon., May 20 2-3 a.m. on TNN: Repeat of Mopar Parts Nationals live show 

June 6-9 -- Pontiac Excitement Nationals presented by Summit, National Trail
Raceway, Columbus, Ohio -- June 16, 2:30-3:30 p.m., ABC -- (614) 928-5706
Sun., June 16 2:30-3:30 p.m. on ABC: Delayed coverage of the Pontiac
Excitement Nationals 



June 20-23 -- Pennzoil Nationals presented by AutoZone, Memphis lnt'l
Motorsports Park, Memphis, Tenn. -- June 24, 7.30-8:30 p.m., ESPN -- (901)
358-7223
Sun., June 23 6:00-7:00 p.m. on ESPN: Live coverage of the Pennzoil Nationals
Mon., June 24 7:30-8:30 p.m. on ESPN: Delayed coverage of the Pennzoil
Nationals 
Wednesday, June 26 2-3 p.m. on ESPN: Delayed coverage of the Pennzoil
Nationals 

July 4-7 -- Western Auto Nationals presented by Slick 50, Heartland Park
Topeka, Topeka, Kan. -- Live, July 7, 8:30-10:30 p.m., ESPN2 -- (800)
437-2237 -- July 10, 9:30-10:30 p.m., ESPN -- (800) 437-2237
Sun., July 7 8:30-10:30 p.m. on ESPN: Live coverage of the Western Auto
Nationals (ESPN 2) 
Wed., July 10 9:30-10:30 p.m. on ESPN: Delayed coverage of the Western Auto
Nationals 
Thurs., July 11 3:30-4:30 a.m. on ESPN: Delayed coverage of the Western Auto
Nationals 

July 18-21 -- Mopor Parts Mile-High Nationals, Bandimere Speedway, Denver --
July 22, 9:30-10:30 p.m, ESPN -- (800) 66A-8946
Mon., July 22 9:30-10:30 p.m. on ESPN: Delayed coverage of the Mopar Parts
Mile-High Nationals 
Tues., July 23 3:30-4:30 a.m. on ESPN: Delayed coverage of the Mopar Parts
Mile-High Nationals 

July 26-28 -- Autolite Nationals, Sears Point Raceway, Sonoma, Calif. -- Aug.
3, 8:30-9:30 p.m., ESPN -- (800) 870-7223
Sat., Aug. 3 8:30-9:30 p.m. on ESPN: Delayed coverage of the Autolite
Nationals 
Sun., Aug. 4 5:30-6:30 a.m. on ESPN: Delayed coverage of the Autolite
Nationals 

 Aug. 2-4 -- Northwest Nationals, Seaffie fnt'i Raceway, Souffle -- Aug. 5,
9:30-10:30 p.m., ESPN -- (206) 631-1550
Mon., Aug. 5 9:30-10:30 p.m. on ESPN: Delayed coverage of the Northwest
Nationals 
Thursday, Aug. 8 1-2 p.m. on ESPN: Delayed coverage of the Northwest
Nationals 

Aug. 15-18 -- Champion Auto Stores Nationals, Brainerd lnt'i Raceway,
Brainerd, Minn. -- Aug. 23, 9:30-10:30 p.m., ESPN -- (612) 475-1500
Friday, Aug. 23 9:30-10:30 p.m. on ESPN: Delayed coverage of the Champion
Auto Stores Nationals 
Sat., Aug. 24 3:30-4:30 a.m. on ESPN: Delayed coverage of the Champion Auto
Stores Nationals 

Aug. 28-Sept. 2 -- U.S. Nationals, Indianapolis Raceway Park, Indianapolis --
Live, Sept. 2, 4:30-7.30 p.m., TNN -- (317) 293-7223
Sat., Aug. 31 5-6 p.m. on TNN: Live final-round coverage of The Wax Shop Pro
Bike Dash from the U.S. Nationals
Sun., Sept. 1 5-6 p.m. on TNN: Live final-round coverage of the Budweiser Big
Bud Shootout from the U.S. Nationals 
Mon., Sept. 2 2-3 p.m. on TNN: Repeat of Budweiser Big Bud Shootout live show
Mon., Sept. 2 4:30-7:30 p.m. on TNN: Live semifinal- and final-round coverage
from the U.S. Nationals 

Sept. 12-15 -- Pioneer Electronics Keystone Nationals, Maple Grove Raceway,
Reading, Pa. -- Live, Sept. 15, 5-6 p.m., TNN -- (610) 856-7200
Sun., Sept. 15 5-6 p.m. on TNN: Live final-round coverage from the Pioneer
Electronics Keystone Nationals 
Mon., Sept. 16 2-3 a.m. on TNN: Repeat of Pioneer Electronics Keystone
Nationals live show 

Sept. 26-29 -- Sears Craftsman Nationals, Heardand Park Topeka, Topeka, Kan.
-- Live, Sept. 29, 6-7 p.m., TNN -- (800) 437-2237
Sun., Sept. 29 6-7 p.m. on TNN: Live final-round coverage from the Sears
Craftsman Nationals 
Mon., Sept. 30 2-3 a.m. on TNN: Repeat of Sears Craftsman Nationals live show


Oct. 10-13 -- Chief Auto Parts Nationals, Texas Motorplex, Dallas -- Oct. 13,
10-11 p.m., ESPN -- (214) 875-2641
Sun., Oct. 13 10-11 p.m. on ESPN: Same-day coverage of the Chief Auto Parts
Nationals 
Tues., Oct. 15 1-2 p.m. on ESPN: Delayed coverage of the Chief Auto Parts
Nationals 

Oct. 24-27 -- Winston Soled Finals, Pomona Raceway, Pomona, Calif. -- Live,
Oct. 27, 7-.30-8:30 p.m, TNN -- (818) 914-4761
Sat., Oct. 26 7-8 p.m. on TNN: Live final-round coverage of the Budweiser
Classic from the Winston Select Finals 
Sun., Oct. 27 7:30-8:30 p.m. on TNN: Live final-round coverage from the
Winston Select Finals 
Mon., Oct. 28 2-3 a.m. on TNN: Repeat of Winston Select Finals live show

*Non-pro point special events
** All times Eastern, check local listings

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                               1996 Trans Am Racing Schedule


                     February 23-25 -- Kash N'Karry Florida Grand Prix of St.

Petersburg, Thunderdome Sports Complex, St. Petersburg FL

March 16-17 -- Homestead Motorsports Complex, Homestead FL

April 12-14 -- Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach, Long Beach CA

April 20-21 -- Desert Star Classic, Phoenix International Raceway*, Phoenix
AZ

May 17-19 -- Mosport Park, Bowmanville, Ontario

May 24-27 -- New England Dodge Dealers Grand Prix at Lime Rock Park, Lime
Rock Park, Lakeville, CT

June 7-8 -- Motor City 100 at the ITT Automotive Detroit Grand Prix, Detroit
Ml

June 28-29 -- Medic Drug Grand Prix of Cleveland, Burke Lakefront Airport,
Cleveland OH

July 5-7 -- Childrenis Grand Prix of Minnesota, Minneapolis MN

August 2-4 -- Playeris Ltd. Grand Prix de Trois-Rivieres, Trois-Rivieres,
Quebec

August 9-11 -- Watkins Glen International, Watkins Glen NY

August 16-17 -- Texaco Havoline 200 Weekend at Road America, Elkhart Lake WI

August 30-September 1 -- Grand Prix at the Reunion Arena Complex, Dallas TX

September 20-22 -- Reno Grand Prix at the Reno Hilton, Reno NV

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Copyright 1996 by Ed Sanders.