Sylvia Jean Wilkinson (born 1940) is an American author. She was a Motorsports Correspondent for Autoweek and is currently a World Book Encyclopedia contributor on auto racing
Sylvia Jean Wilkinson (born 1940) is an American author. She was born in Durham, North Carolina in the United States and graduated from Woman's College, now the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, in 1962. She received her master's degree from Hollins College (now Hollins University) in 1963 and studied at Stanford University under a Wallace Stegner Creative Writing Fellowship 1965-66. She was a Motorsports Correspondent for Autoweek and is currently a World Book Encyclopedia contributor on auto racing. She was an auto racing timer and scorer for many years for numerous drivers including Paul Newman, Al Unser S. Bobby Rahal and Keke Rosberg.
Dale McConathy, Sylvia Wilkinson. Dirt Tracks to Glory: The Early Days of Stock Car Racing As Told by the Participants. Formula Atlantic (World of racing). Shadow of the Mountain.
World of Racing: Champ Cars by. Sylvia Wilkinson.
Publisher: Childrens Pr, 1983. Covers driving in the annual Indianapolis 500, developments in racing cars, and the work of pit crews.
Stock car racing is a form of automobile racing found mainly in the United States, Canada, New Zealand, Australia .
Stock car racing is a form of automobile racing found mainly in the United States, Canada, New Zealand, Australia, Great Britain, Mexico, Brazil and Argentina. Traditionally, races are run on oval tracks measuring approximately . 5 to . 6 miles (. to . kilometers). NASCAR is the world's largest governing body for stock car racing, and its Sprint Cup Series is the de facto premier series of stock car racing. Top level races are 200 to 600 miles (322 to 966 km) in length. Average speeds in the top classes are usually 70–80% of comparable levels of open wheel racing at the same tracks.
FORMAT Race 1 – National MiniStox - Heat 1 Race 2 – BriSCA Formula Two Stock Cars - Consolation Semi Final Race 3 – BriSCA Micro F2 - Heat 1 Race 4 – National MiniStox - Heat 2 Race 5 – BriSCA Formula Two Stock Cars - Heat 1 Race 6 – BriSCA Formula Two Stock Cars - Heat 2 Race 7 – BriSCA Formula Two Stock Cars - WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP Race 8 – BriSCA Micro.