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Topic: 1987 USA East Grand Prix

  United States Grand Prix East - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
For 1989, it was originally planned to move the F1 grand prix to a new circuit at Belle Isle.
However, early on, an agreement could not be established, and the grand prix moved to Phoenix for 1989-1991.
The Grand Prix was discontinued after the 2001 race because there were not enough paved areas on the island for support activities, and the overall uncompetitive nature of the course.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/United_States_Grand_Prix_East   (475 words)

 CalendarHome.com - - Calendar Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
This "Grand Prix" name was adopted by the Francophone countries as well as Denmark and Norway, where the Contest became known as "Le Grand-Prix Eurovision de la Chanson Européenne".
Once the grand final line-up is known, two dress rehearsals are held on the Friday, and then another last one on Saturday morning before the live transmission of the grand final on Saturday evening.
From 1957 to 1987, the points were displayed on a physical scoreboard to the side of the stage.
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 Belgian Grand Prix Information
To accommodate Grand Prix motor racing, the Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps race course was built in 1921 but it was only used for motorcycle racing until 1924.
The first Belgian Grand Prix was won by Antonio Ascari whose son Alberto would win the race in 1952 and 1953.
There was no Belgian Grand Prix in 2003 because of the country's tobacco advertising laws but it returned to the schedule again in 2004.
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 Compaq F1 Racing - Williams among sport's great teams
Grand Prix racing's normally aspirated era was coming to an end and in 1983 it proved an uphill struggle, although Rosberg did win in great style at Monaco.
Rosberg won the USA East Grand Prix, Mansell's two consecutive wins at Brands Hatch and Kyalami were particularly sweet as they were his first in Formula One and Rosberg's victory in Australia ensured a team hat- trick to round off the season.
During the third Grand Prix of the year at Imola in Italy, Ayrton Senna was killed while leading the race when his car left the circuit at the notorious Tamburello corner and crashed into a concrete wall.
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 1989 Pontiac Grand Prix
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Grand is a village in the French département of Vosges, famous for its Roman amphitheatre, mosaics and aqueduct.
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 Bon Prix   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
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 Belgian Grand Prix   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
It has Dutch speakers (the Flemings), in the north, a small number of German speakers in the east, and French speakers (the Walloons) in the south.
Grand is a village in the French département of Vosges, famous for its Roman amphitheatre, mosaics and aqueduct.
The '''Monaco Grand Prix ''', held there annually, was first organized by [ 24: o in 1929 in sports1929 when the first Grand Prix of Monaco automobile race was held.
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 F1 Brits -The Ultimate British F1 Site   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
The initial deal was for exclusivity only for 1989, but at the Canadian Grand Prix that year Renault announced that again in 1990 and subsequently 1991 also, the team would be the sole recipients of the engine.
There were celebrations at Silverstone with the 100th Grand Prix win at the scene of the very first victory 18 years previously.
The famous WilliamsF1 determination had kicked in and by round 14, the Austrian Grand Prix, the team was back at the top of the championship table where it would stay.
www.f1brits.com /index.php?option=content&task=showblog&id=45&Itemid=72   (2708 words)

 The Show Jumping Hall of Fame
In addition to nine years' worth of grand prix wins, Gem earned two Silver Medals at the Seoul Olympics in 1988 and was named "World's Best Horse" at the World Equestrian Games at Stockholm, Sweden, in 1990.
In 1987, Gem carried Best to wins in his first two Grand Prix events - the Grand Prix of Tampa and the Grand Prix of Florida.
This clinched Laura the World Cup USA East League Championship and was a fitting win at the close of Gem's career at the site of his first Grand Prix win with Best nine years ealier.
www.showjumpinghalloffame.net /inductees/g_twist.htm   (449 words)

 News rund um den Spanish Grand Prix in Garrucha   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Er begann seine außergewöhnliche Karriere 1982 in den USA, wo er 1985 und 1987 seine ersten beiden Weltmeistertitel sammelte.
Als nächstes steht der Heim Grand Prix in Arendal auf dem Kalender der „Spirit of Norway“.
Bei seinem Heim Grand Prix in Arendal könnte er bereits mit einem Sieg das erste Jubiläum feiern.
www.world-of-powerboat.de /html/news306.html   (2287 words)

 2007 Formula 1 Tickets - F1 Grand Prix Tickets to all the Formula 1 races in the 2007 Formula One season
Although the Grand Prix of São Paulo has taken place since 1936, the Interlagos circuit was not built until 1940, and only acquired international fame when it was redeveloped in the early 70´s, when it became the host circuit for the Brazilian Grand Prix from 1972 to 1980.
As the home of Formula One Grand Prix racing in the Middle East, Bahrain International Circuit is unrivalled in the quality of its facilities, range of activities on offer and the professionalism of its employees...
Inaugurated two weeks before its first Formula 1 Grand Prix, September 1991, the Catalunya circuit has proved to be one of the best-designed circuits of the recent era; it is well-liked by most drivers and so has retained the privilege of hosting the Spanish Grand Prix ever since.
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 1987 Brazilian Grand Prix - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Results from the 1987 Formula One Brazilian Grand Prix held at Jacarepaguá on April 12, 1987
From the lights,Nelson Piquet took the lead from Ayrton Senna with the Benettons of Thierry Boutsen and Teo Fabi outdragging Nigel Mansell and Alain Prost.Piquet's lead was not to last long-on lap 7,he had to pit with engine overheating caused by litter on the track getting into the radiator sidepods.
Prost's 26th victory made him the second most successful Grand Prix driver after Jackie Stewart,leading home Piquet and Stefan Johansson.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/1987_Brazilian_Grand_Prix   (234 words)

 East florida 1819   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
The judge of the superior court for the district of East Florida decreed in...
In 1819 Spain sold East Florida to the United States for five million dollars and a promise of fair treatment for the Indians.
Correspondence between the Governor of East Florida and the Secretary of State and Hacienda in Spain, 1790-1819.
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 Honda at AllExperts
While always having good power, it took until 1961 for Honda to tune their chassis well enough to allow Mike Hailwood to claim their first Grand Prix victories in the 125 and 250cc classes.
In 1963, Honda entered Formula One as a constructor, competing for the first time in 1964 at the German Grand Prix with Ronnie Bucknum at the wheel.
In 1968, Jo Schlesser was killed in a Honda RA302 at the French Grand Prix.
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 The History Album: US Grand Prix in Pictures
This was the first street race in the US at the new United States Grand Prix West, starting a tradition that would continue from Long Beach to Las Vegas, Detroit, Dallas and finally Phoenix.
At the 1989 French Grand Prix, Jean Alesi waved a flag saying that here was somebody with talent.
At the 1990 United States Grand Prix, his reputation was made, with a starring role in the race.
www.atlasf1.com /2000/usa/preview/jones.html   (1460 words)

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She serves as the Horizon League representative for the AVCA Head Coaches Committee and is a co-chair of the AVCA Minority Coaches Clinic.
After guiding the USA GYNT to a fourth-place finish at the 2005 FIVB World Championships in Macau, Gulbranson moved into the first assistant’s role with the U.S. Junior Women’s National Team and returned to the same role in 2006 as the team captured the NORCECA Continental Championship title.
A member of the U.S. National team from 1981-1996, she earned USA MVP honors and was the USOC Female Volleyball Athlete of the Year in 1984.
www.usavolleyball.org /VolleyballNews/news.asp?id=1499   (2968 words)

We were chosen for the USA East Pan American Squad in 2001, and currently in 2003.
He won the East Coast Challenge Trophy, one of two stallions (Maggy Price’s was the other) to ever do it.
Troy was on the gold medal USAE team in the 2001 PAC, and successfully completed the 2002 world cup in Dubai.
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 Running USA Wire
Hometown favorite Jason Lehmkuhle of Team USA Minnesota appears to be in prime position to challenge for the title after a strong fifth place finish at the USA 20K Championships, held in New Haven, Conn., on Labor Day.
Runyan, 37, the USA 20K champion at New Haven this year, looks to be an overwhelming favorite in the women's race, but the six-time USA road champion is expecting challenges from some new faces as well as some familiar ones.
The USA Marathon Championships is the seventh race for the men on the 2006 USA Running Circuit (USARC) and the sixth for the women.
www.runningusa.org /media/wire2006/Wire2006-75.html   (2813 words)

 Runner's & Triathlete's Web Athletics: Shay to Defend USA Men's Half-Marathon Title at ...
Shay, 25, also the defending USA Running Circuit Grand Prix champion, will face a strong U.S. field that includes Teren Jameson (4th last year), Teddy Mitchell (5th last year), Josh Cox, Kevin Collins, Chris Lundstrom, Scott Larson and Jeff Campbell (9th last year).
Last year, Shay, a Team Running USA athlete, surged up and over Trinity Hill in the final mile to pull away from Phillimon Hanneck and defending champion Peter DeLaCerda for the win in 1:04:13 and his second USA national road crown.
In addition, Hospital Hill is the sixth stop on the 2004 Men's USA Running Circuit and thus, valuable USARC points will be at stake as the first ten U.S. runners earn points (15 for first, 12 for second, 10 for third, 7, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2 and 1).
www.runnersweb.com /running/news/rw_news_20040604_HospitalHill.html   (508 words)

 The History Album: US Grand Prix in Pictures
This was the first street race in the US at the new United States Grand Prix West, starting a tradition that would continue from Long Beach to Las Vegas, Detroit, Dallas and finally Phoenix.
At the 1989 French Grand Prix, Jean Alesi waved a flag saying that here was somebody with talent.
At the 1990 United States Grand Prix, his reputation was made, with a starring role in the race.
atlasf1.autosport.com /2000/usa/preview/jones.html   (1460 words)

 Grand Prix Racing - the whole story
The first San Marino Grand Prix was a non-championship race held in 1979, just a week after the Italian Grand Prix.
The problem was that since World Championship racing had begun in 1950 one of the rules stated that no country could host more than one race in a single season.
There had been the odd exception of course, usually relating to the USA, or when an alternative circuit stages a 'European' race.
www.gpracing.net192.com /circuits/45.cfm   (831 words)

 pitpass - the latest, hottest F1 & A1GP news
This week, the Honda Racing F1 Team heads straight from Shanghai across the East China Sea to Japan for the penultimate race of the 2006 FIA Formula One World Championship, Round 17 - the Japanese Grand Prix, held at the Honda-owned Suzuka circuit on Honshu Island.
The team is certainly pumped up in preparation for its home race after achieving its fourth successive double points finish in China last weekend when Jenson Button and Rubens Barrichello ended the race in fourth and sixth positions respectively.
This year's Japanese Grand Prix will mark the twentieth race that Suzuka has hosted since Formula One first came to the circuit in 1987.
www.pitpass.com /fes_php/pitpass_news_item.php?fes_art_id=29545   (723 words)

 IAAF International Association of Athletics Federations - IAAF.org - News
Athletes at the Asian Grand Prix meet in Singapore today, as expected had to compete in challenging heat and humidity.
Natalya Alimzhanova of Kazakhstan, winner of the Asian Grand Prix first leg, started off quickly but faded over the final barriers as Yao Yuehua won in a Singapore ACR of 56.04, obliterating the old standard of 56.48 by P.T. Usha in 2000.
The former Chinese citizen was the favorite, coming off a victory in the first leg of the Asian Grand Prix 2005, and had set the Singapore national record of 18.37 in the same Choa Chu Kang stadium last September.
www.iaaf.org /news/Kind=2/newsId=29874.html   (1082 words)

 USATODAY.com - Drifting tries to rev up U.S. fans   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
A driver accelerates, sometimes to as fast as 100 miles an hour, briefly uses the emergency hand brake to launch the car sideways around a curve, rights the car for the straightaway, accelerates again, then launches sideways for the next curve.
Driver Kenshiro Gushi, 16, draws autograph seekers at the Irwindale Grand Prix in California.
More than 9,000 fans attended the sold-out Irwindale Grand Prix, widely considered the event that put drifting on the radar screen for U.S. companies.
www.usatoday.com /money/autos/2003-11-09-drifting_x.htm   (1090 words)

 Guest Speakers - PhotographersEast.com
Photographer's East is proud to present a distinguished series of lectures given at each of our monthly meetings.
David was the winner of the Grand Prix European Award in Arles in 1987 for Best Photographer in Europe.
She then returned to New York City, established an art studio on the lower East Side and returned to painting as a means of creative expression away from the restrictions of film financing and production.
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 ATK USA Forums - Two-strokes engine: fuel:oil ratio
Most of the 500cc grand prix RR bikes (that I know of) were running a 32:1 ratio- and on another interesting note had severe reliability problems when leaded fuel was banned and all the teams had to switch to unleaded fuel.
They also lost 15-20% of their HP- probably due to the fact there was more research done on leaded race gas than unleaded.
1990 ATK 406 CC, 1992 KX 500, 1987 XR600, 2002 KTM 380 E/XC.
www.atkusa.com /atkforum/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=300   (1134 words)

 Powerboat Racing
In the Spanish Grand Prix in Garrucha two weeks ago he celebrated his 100th Grand Prix with his 34th career win and alongside his seven world titles has won the European Championship three times, the Middle East title twice and the Pole Position Championship six times.
In the frantic post race debates that followed last Sunday’s spectacular Garrucha Grand Prix in Spain, one issue was resolved - the penalty long lap given to Jotun’s Jorn Tandberg and Christian Zaborowski was withdrawn and their overall time adjusted with their fastest lap of the race.
But the Anglo-Norwegian pairing, winners of the Doha Grand Prix last Saturday, were pushed to their limit as their rivals applied the pressure with Qatar 96, Victory 77 and King of Shaves all posting their fastest times.
www.startboat.com /index.php/site/C4   (5358 words)

This race has become the single, most important USAC race of them all, winning this single race can define a career and add one's name to a virtual pantheon of the great racing names that have won it before you...
And November 22 at Irwindale Speedway will be the 61st running of the Turkey Night Grand Prix for USAC Midgets presented by KandN Filters.
The names of past winners of this night of nights for USAC Midgets don't just "read like a who's who" of American open wheel motorsports, they ARE American motorsports.
www.theautochannel.com /news/2001/11/13/032423.html   (414 words)

 Soup :: Yamaha Set-up Report for Brno
The Czech Republic Grand Prix takes place at the legendary circuit of Brno, located just over 200 kilometres south-east of the capital city of Prague, where last year Rossi took victory and the lap record as he edged towards his fifth straight title.
Fittingly this weekend marks the thirteen-year anniversary of Rainey's final 500cc victory for the factory at Brno and is also precisely a decade since Rossi took his maiden Grand Prix win at the very same circuit in the 125cc class.
Used for a Grand Prix for the final time in 1977, the old track was replaced in 1987 by what is basically the current incarnation, subtly altered in 1996 to measure 5.403km in length.
www.superbikeplanet.com /2006/Aug/060817b.htm   (1490 words)

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