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Tue 11 May 2004
IRL: Kentucky Speedway names Medical Director

IRL: Kentucky Speedway names Medical Director

Dr. Troy Rock Appointed Speedway Medical Director SPARTA, KY. - University of Kentucky (UK) Hospital and Kentucky Speedway announce that Dr. Troy Rock has been appointed speedway medical director. Rock replaces former director Dr. Steve ...

Tue 28 Dec 2004
Racing Employment Network debuts on Internet

Racing Employment Network debuts on Internet

Racing Employment Network Wholly Dedicated to the Niche Racing Industry Opens Shop on Internet INDIANAPOLIS (December 9, 2004) - A new service catering to the needs of Motorsports Employers and Job Seekers has launched on the Web ...

Thu 29 Apr 2004
SCCA Hall of Fame structure formalized

SCCA Hall of Fame structure formalized

SCCA Hall of Fame structure formalized - First Class will be inducted at 2005 Convention TOPEKA, Kan. (April 27, 2004) -- Sports Car Club of America, Inc. today formalized its Hall of Fame nomination and induction process as well as selection ...

Tue 13 Apr 2004
NASCAR reorganization, new hires

NASCAR reorganization, new hires

NASCAR Announces New Hires, Executive Reorganization Changes aimed at boosting touring and weekly series, consumer PR efforts DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (April 12, 2004) -- The National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR)...

Wed 09 Jun 2004
Daytona installs SAFER

Daytona installs SAFER

Installation of Safer Barriers Underway At Daytona International Speedway DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., (June 7, 2004) -- Installation of Steel and Foam Energy Reduction barriers are currently underway at Daytona International Speedway. The project to...

Wed 17 Nov 2004
CHAMPCAR/CART: Ford announcement on sale of Cosworth, Jaguar

CHAMPCAR/CART: Ford announcement on sale of Cosworth, Jaguar

Ford Motor Company Secures Sale of Cosworth Racing To Kevin Kalkhoven and Gerald Forsythe LONDON, 15 November 2004 - Ford Motor Company and Cosworth are jointly announcing today that Cosworth has been purchased by Kevin Kalkhoven and ...

Sun 04 Jan 2004
Keystone Marketing announces Executive Staff changes

Keystone Marketing announces Executive Staff changes

CLEMMONS, N.C. (Jan. 2) -- Keystone Marketing Company, Inc., has changed the assignments of its top two executives. At the helm as vice president and chief operating officer since November 1999, David Scheumann is now president and chief ...

Wed 02 Jun 2004
Boundless acquires Rolling Wheels Raceway Park

Boundless acquires Rolling Wheels Raceway Park

NORMAN, OK (June 1) -- Boundless Motor Sports Racing, Inc. (OTCBB: BMSR) (Boundless) announced Tuesday that it has completed the purchase of Rolling Wheels Raceway Park in Elbridge, NY, from Glenn Donnelly, Bruno DeMatteo and Paul Vitale (the ...

Tue 30 Mar 2004
Pikes Peak Hill Climb to use new timing system

Pikes Peak Hill Climb to use new timing system

World -- Class Event Relies on World - Class Timing. AMB i.t., the world's leader in automatic timing and scoring systems, is the company who introduced the world to the first fully automatic timing and scoring system over 20 years ago. Since ...

Thu 14 Oct 2004
Heartland Park announces renovations

Heartland Park announces renovations

City Approves Funding for Heartland Park Topeka Renovations TOPEKA, Kansas -- Thanks to a commitment of funds from the City of Topeka, Heartland Park Topeka will proceed with major improvements to the facility. The Topeka City Council ...

Fri 06 Aug 2004
OCESA partners with NASCAR

OCESA partners with NASCAR

NASCAR Mexico Established; NASCAR Partners with OCESA to Create Local Base of Operations MEXICO CITY (August 5, 2004) -- The National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR) today announced NASCAR Mexico, a new base of ...

Tue 20 Jul 2004
WKA: CSOT: Barber and Stars of Karting agreement announced

WKA: CSOT: Barber and Stars of Karting agreement announced

Snap-On Stars of Karting, Skip Barber Racing Announce Significantly Expanded Relationship HILLIARD, Ohio (July 19) - The Snap-On Stars of Karting and Skip Barber Racing have agreed to expand their existing relationship as part of an ongoing...

Thu 12 Feb 2004
IRL: IndyCar defines new rulesHeadline

IRL: IndyCar defines new rules

The Indy Racing League has a point to make. Several points, in fact. To give all teams and drivers additional scoring opportunities, the League has adjusted its scoring system for the 2004 IndyCar Series season. Dario Franchitti and...

Thu 29 Jan 2004
CHAMPCAR/CART: IRL: OWRS awarded CART assets

CHAMPCAR/CART: IRL: OWRS awarded CART assets

Open Wheel Racing Series, LLC now owns the Championship Auto Racing Teams, Inc. assets, including the liabilities. Judge Frank Otte's ruling came after a long day of bidding by both OWRS and the Indy Racing League at the Birch Bayh Federal...

Tue 28 Dec 2004
DIRT MotorSports signs with an Ohio University

DIRT MotorSports signs with an Ohio University

The University of Northern Ohio Enters Multi-Year Sponsorship with DIRT MotorSports Colorado Springs, CO - December 21, 2004 -- With academic programs that focus on the racing industry, The University of Northwestern Ohio is pleased to announce...

Sat 07 Feb 2004
Dan Henley joins ASA Member Track staff

Dan Henley joins ASA Member Track staff

PENDLETON, Ind. (February 6, 2004) - Long-time motorsports executive Dan Henley has joined the ASA Member Track program staff, serving as a consultant to national director Dennis Huth for the 2004 season. "I'm thrilled to become involved with...

Wed 21 Jul 2004
Meghan Fullington joins PIR communications staff

Meghan Fullington joins PIR communications staff

Fullington Named Assistant Communications Manager at PIR PHOENIX, AZ (July 19, 2004) -- It was announced today that Meghan Fullington has joined the Consumer Marketing and Communications staff at Phoenix International Raceway as Assistant ...

Wed 19 May 2004
TMS promotes Camper and Bowling

TMS promotes Camper and Bowling

Kevin Camper Named Director of Sales and Marketing For Texas Motor FORT WORTH-DALLAS (May 18, 2004) - Texas Motor Speedway Director of Business Development Kevin Camper has been promoted to Director of Sales and Marketing. Speedway president ...

Tue 27 Jan 2004
EMPA convention news including awards

EMPA convention news including awards

TREVOSE, PA JANUARY 24, 2004 . . . The Eastern Motorsport Press Association honored United States Auto Club Triple Crown champion J.J. Yeley with their Al Holbert Memorial/EMPA Driver of the Year award during their annual convention this past ...

Sun 05 Dec 2004
Heartland Park announces staff promotions

Heartland Park announces staff promotions

Heartland Park Topeka Announces Staff Promotions TOPEKA, Kansas -- Bill Griffin, formerly the Director of Sales and Marketing, has been named Heartland Park Topeka General Manager by owner Raymond Irwin. Chris Bovis, who had been the ...

Wed 27 Oct 2004
GPWC takes a step forward

GPWC takes a step forward

Grand Prix World Championship (GPWC) has appointed a marketing and management company to work on the structure for its new series, which aims to rival Formula One from 2008. The GPWC has been fairly quiet since earlier this year but is going ahead...

Wed 11 Feb 2004
Finefrock scholarship fund established

Finefrock scholarship fund established

Celebration of Life to be held for Bill Finefrock and Scholarship Fund in his Memory Tucson, AZ February. 8, 2004: On January 25, 2004, Sacramento, Calif: William L. Finefrock died at 5:15 PM of injuries sustained in a house fire. The ...

Wed 03 Nov 2004
Ford Racing reveals competition Mustang

Ford Racing reveals competition Mustang

Mustang Gallops Back To The Track: Ford Racing Reveals Performance Parts and Competition Program * Mustang is at the core of the Ford Racing Performance Parts business and has always had a high consumer demand for performance and ...

Mon 29 Mar 2004
Elkhart Lake fights to save original street circuit

Elkhart Lake fights to save original street circuit

Historic Elkhart Lake Circuit Threatened Road America Shareholders Vote to Support Preserving Original Race Course Elkhart Lake, Wisc., March 26, 2004--Shareholders attending Road America's 49th annual meeting yesterday, March 25, voted...