SHOWS PRODUCED IN 1998
#495 Ice Racing CWIRA Neilsville, Part 1
#496 Ice Racing CWIRA Neilsville, Part 2
#497 Ice Racing Antigo, Part 1
#498 Ice Racing Antigo, Part 2
#499 Ice Racing New Lisbon
#500, SHOW #500 In
this show the history of the TV show is covered starting with some of the first
shows from the 1980ís.
#501, SHOW #501 The History of Team Chicago Challenge continues with
action footage for all kinds of racing.
#502 AHRMA Natíl Florida Part 1, March 2-3, 1998
#503 AHRMA Natíl Florida Part 2 March 2-3, 1998
#504 AHRMA Natíl Florida Part 3, March 2-3, 1998
#505 Spring Ď 98
#506 WERA Natíl at Talladega 1998 Part 1 April
4, 1998 First three hours of this Four Hour event. We check out Dunlop
tires for hardness and mix racing gas with the Torco additive. We then look at
some of the motorcycles in the Barber Museum in Birmingham, Alabama.
#507 WERA Natíl at Talladega 1998 Part 2,
April 4-5, 1998. Conclusion of the four hour event. We interview John Ulrich,
editor of Roadracing World Magazine. We
check out the Sundayís National sprints including 600 SuperStock, Formula 125,
750 SuperStock and the Novice 750 SuperStock race.
#508 FREE Roadrace School at Grattan
#510 WERA Natíl Memphis
April 25, 1998. First four hours of this 6 hour race. We install the Kit
Racing Frame Protectors on the Yamaha YZF 600. The Dunlop Tech tip is with Matt
McCord of Race Tire Service.
#511 WERA Natíl Memphis Part
April 25-26, 1998. Conclusion of the 6 Hour National. We interview racer, Mark
Joung, and look at some of the National Challenge races including 600
SuperStock, 750 SuperStock and the Novice 600 SuperStock.
#512 THE MOOSE RUN, May 2, 1998. Dan Schmitt rides the Saturday event
with the Team Chicago Helmet-camera. On Sunday, the baddest, toughest off-road
motorcycle race is held outside Morrison, Illinois. The action is covered with
comments from Jeff Fredette, Fred Andrews, Rodney Smith, Dick Burleson, Steve
Hatch and the Englishman, Edmondson.
#514 WERA Natíl Atlanta MotorSpeedway, Part 1,
May 16, 1998. First 2 hours of this 4-hour National race at this famous NASCAR
track. I show how to make racing
numbers and install vinyl cut artwork.
#516 4-Star Half Mile
#520 WERA Natíl Roebling Road, Part 2, June
13-14, 1998. Conclusion of the 6
Hour National, interview with rider of winning team, Chris Hughs, and we look at
National Challenge sprints: 600
SuperStock, 750 SuperStock, Clubman class and Novice 600 SuperStock
#521 AHRMA Natíl Grattan, Part 1
#521 AHRMA Natíl Grattan, Part 1, June 19-21, 1998
#522 AHRMA Natíl Grattan, Part 2
#522 AHRMA Natíl Grattan, Part 2, June 19-21, 1998
#523 WERA Natíl Indianapolis Raceway Park, Part 1,
June 27, 1998. We travel to Indianapolis Raceway Park for this four hour
National Endurance. We check out the first 2 hours. Included is the tech tip
about installing a FACTORY Jet Kit. We watch the technicians from Champion Spark
Plug take heat range test from the YZF600 Yamaha and John Miller explains the
#524 WERA Natíl Indianapolis Raceway Park, Part 2,
June 27-28, 1998. Continuing the
coverage of this four-hour race. We see #57 crash and lose the lead. #2 also
crashes out of race. Coverage of some of the races of this INDY CYCLE JAM
include B SS Expert, Vintage with Formula RD, B Production Novice and A
#525 Extreme Racing
#526 WERA Natíl Grattan Raceway, Part 1
July 11, 1998. Just northeast of Grand Rapids, Michigan is Grattan Raceway site
of the WERA 6-Hour National Endurance. After the start of this race, our tech
tip includes the mounting of the Team Chicago Helmet Camera on the new HJC
Helmet. Coverage continues through the 4th Hour
#527 WERA Natíl Grattan Raceway, Part 2
July 11-12, 1998 The final half of
this 6- hour endurance, we interview Paul Youngman of Semoff Brothers Racing and
Russel Mascar of Tapeworks. After the conclusion of this Endurance race, the
National Challenge races covered include 1100 SuperStock, Formula 2 and 600
#528 West Michigan G.P.
#529 Lake County SuperCross, Part 1, July 27, 1998
#530 Lake County SuperCross, Part 2, July 27, 1998
#531 WERA Natíl Summit Point, Part 1, August 1, 1998. Sixty
miles from Washington D.C., at the eastern edge of West Virginia, we race this
4-hour race. Interview with Sam Flemming of Army of Darkness. With the Team
Chicago Helmet-Camera we have birds eye view of this track First two hours
#532 WERA Natíl Summit Point, Part 2, August 1-2, 1998.
The last two hours of this race conclude this 4-hour National Endurance.
The 600 SuperStock race on Sunday is covered with great crash by Mark Joung.
Then traveling to Woodstock, Illinois, we check the Bikini Bike Wash at Cycle
#533 WERA Natíl Putnam Park
Part 1, August 22, 1998, Just west of Indianapolis, this is the site of a
6-Hour National Endurance. After the start, we receive a Dunlop Tech Tip from
Matt McCord. Coverage continues through the third hour.
#534 WERA Natíl Putnam Park
Part 2, August 22-23, 1998, Continuing the race coverage with the Team Chicago
Helmet-Camera, we cover the last three hours of this National. The two races of
the National Challenge Series viewed are the 600 SuperStock and 750 SuperStock.
#535 GLRRA at Grattan, August 29, 1998
#536 WERA Natíl Texas World Part 1, September 19, 1998,
In College Station, Texas we compete in this 6 Hour National Endurance.
The racing action is covered from various spots on this track with Team Chicago
Helmet Camera footage included. The first three hours of this event are covered.
#537 WERA Natíl Texas World Part 2,
September 19-20, 1998. The continuation of the 6 hour endurance. Opening with
Team Chicago Helmet camera footage we cover the last 3 hours of the Texas event.
Sundayís National Challenge Races include both the 600 SuperStock and Open
#538 WERA GNF Road Atlanta Part 1, October 16, 1998. The
final WERA National Endurance of the year. Watching the battle for the title
between Semoff Brother Racing and Arclight Suzuki. We interview Chris Hughes
from Arclight and Glenn Szarek from SBR. We cover the first 2 hours of the
#539 WERA GNF Road Atlanta Part 2, October 16-18, 1998. With
Grif Allan continuing to do the openings, we cover the last 2 hours of this
event. The trophy presentation is shows and some of the National Challenge races
including Open SuperStock, 750 SuperStock, Formula 1 and 600 SuperStock.
#540 Bitter End Enduro, October 31, 1998
#541, THE RACE Ď98, Part 1, November 7, 1998. Saturdayís action from
Morrison, Illinois includes the 50, 60 and 80cc classes with interview with 60cc
winner, Tommy Furtune. Youngster, Brandon Griffith is also interviewed. Show
concludes with the 40-mile off-road race for vintage bikes.
#542, THE RACE Ď98, Part 2, November 8, 1998. The entire 100-mile race is
covered from various parts of the baddest off-road race in the country. Through
cornfields across rivers and into the woods the action never ends
#543 The Legends of Chicagoland M/C Racing Brunch,
November 29, 1998. The Legends Brunch moved to the Holiday Inn in Elmhurst,
Illinois. In this show we show some vintage footage including film footage by
Rudy Dolozal, a Ĺ mile race from South Bend, Indiana, May 8, 1949. The 1953
Springfield mile and some Santa Fe footage. Our guest speakers include: George
Mack, John Goodpaster, Duke Olliges, Pat McHenry and Basil Proskin.
#544, Toys for Tots Parade, December 5, 1998, We ride the annual Toys for Tots
parade in Chicago, the largest Toys for Tots parade in the country. As part of
this show we also look at the video from the Art of the Motorcycle from the
Field Museum in Chicago and we watch the vintage footage from the 1952 Daytona
race on the beach.
#545,Vintage Racing, the 1961 Laconia Race,
Edited: December 12, 1998. We
re-edit the CBS Sport Spectacular coverage of the AMA National roadrace from
Laconia in New Hampshire in 1961.
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