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Motorola Cup Slates 12-race Schedule

16 December 1997

ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--The 1998 Motorola Cup Series, administered by the Berman Motorsports Group (BMG) and sanctioned by SCCA Pro Racing in the United States and ASN Canada FIA in Canada, will consist of 12 events in North America and Canada.

The 12-race schedule begins January 30 at Daytona as part of the Rolex 24 at Daytona weekend, and will be filled in with dates at the following venues: Mont-Tremblant, Watkins Glen, Mosport Park, Trois-Rivieres, Toronto, Lime Rock Park, The Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, Montreal, Homestead and Road Atlanta.

The 1998 Motorola Cup Series rule book is being finalized and will be available soon. Vehicle competition requirements will be consistent with current American street stock endurance racing, and the only significant rule changes include those designed to reduce operating costs, improve performance and simplify vehicle maintenance.

BMG will administer all aspects of The Motorola Cup Series. All competitor and entrant information and services, series rules and regulations, series officials as well as sponsor and event activities will be provided by BMG.

An information package, currently available at the SCCA booth at the PRI Show in Columbus, is being mailed from the race series office to all competitors and entrants who have contacted the series office or SCCA. For complete information, competitors and entrants are invited to contact The Motorola Cup Race Series Office at:

5476 Cote St Antoine
Montreal, Quebec, Canada H4A 1R2
Tel: 514-487-6900
Fax: 514-487-4778