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Tue 20 Dec 2005
Pace named to Road America BOD

Pace named to Road America BOD

Pace Joins Road America Board of Directors Elkhart Lake, Wis., December 18, 2005 -- Road America Board of Director's Chairman, Jonathan Laun, is pleased to announce the addition of Director Ronald Pace. Pace has served as President of Plumbing...

SCRAMP 2006 officers, BOD announced

SCRAMP 2006 officers, BOD announced

SCRAMP ANNOUNCES 2006 OFFICERS AND BOARD OF DIRECTORS MONTEREY, Calif. (December 16, 2005) - The Sports Car Racing Association of the Monterey Peninsula (SCRAMP), the not-for-profit organization that operates major racing events at Mazda Raceway...

Thu 15 Dec 2005
Introne named new SCCA Chairman

Introne named new SCCA Chairman

TOPEKA, Kan. (Dec. 13, 2005) -- The Sports Car Club of America, Inc. Board of Directors welcomed three new members this weekend and selected Area 1 representative Robert E. Introne, of Londonderry, N.H., as its Chairman, beginning January 1, ...

Mon 12 Dec 2005
2005 Porsche Cup winner announced

2005 Porsche Cup winner announced

BRITAIN'S TIM SUGDEN WINS PORSCHE CUP WORLDWIDE DRIVERS AWARD American Le Mans Series and FIA-GT pilot secures title with Porsche 911 GT3 RSRs ATLANTA - December 12 -- Tim Sugden, a 41 year-old professional racer and team owner from Leeds, ...

Fri 09 Dec 2005
Jesse Alexander works added to Wheels on Walls

Jesse Alexander works added to Wheels on Walls

JESSE ALEXANDER WORKS ADDED TO WHEELS ON WALLS Wheels On Walls Over 1500 visitors in first week Detroit -- After only one week of operation, over 1500 visitors have viewed the magnificent fine art motorsports photography presented at Wheels On...

Thu 08 Dec 2005
CHAMPCAR/CART: Maury Kraines passed away

CHAMPCAR/CART: Maury Kraines passed away

Maurice H. Kraines, the founder of Kraco Enterprises, passed away on November 29, 2005 in Rancho Mirage, California. Kraines was a successful businessman who opened the doors to Kraco Enterprises in 1954 at the age of 34 and never looked ...

Wed 07 Dec 2005
Atlanta Motor Speedway staff addition announced

Atlanta Motor Speedway staff addition announced

Kanyon West Joins Atlanta Motor Speedway Staff HAMPTON, Ga. (December 6, 2005) -- Kanyon West, a 14-year veteran of the sports ticketing industry, has joined Atlanta Motor Speedway's staff as the director of ticket ...

Atlanta Motor Speedway staff promotions

Atlanta Motor Speedway staff promotions

ATLANTA MOTOR SPEEDWAY PROMOTES THREE TOP STAFF MEMBERS Hampton, Ga. (December 5, 2005) Atlanta Motor Speedway president and general manager, Ed Clark announced today the promotion of three standout staff members. Brandon ...

IRL: IMS report on AARWBA Awards dinner

IRL: IMS report on AARWBA Awards dinner

HULMAN-GEORGE FAMILY RECEIVES PRESTIGIOUS MEDIA AWARD INDIANAPOLIS, Saturday, Dec. 3, 2005 -- Indianapolis Motor Speedway Chairman Mari Hulman George accepted the prestigious Dusty Brandel President's Award on behalf of the Hulman-George family...

Fri 02 Dec 2005
Zanardi on the road again

Zanardi on the road again

Now that the racing season is done and he's got a win - and fourth (from 27th on the grid) last weekend in China - under his belt, Alex Zanardi is on the road again. Wife Daniela is along for this promo tour for his marvelous book "My Sweetest...

Mon 28 Nov 2005
Earnhardt Jr, Schrader purchase race track

Earnhardt Jr, Schrader purchase race track

NASCAR STARS DALE EARNHARDT, JR., AND KEN SCHRADER USHER IN A NEW ERA AT PADUCAH INTERNATIONAL RACEWAY PADUCAH, KY (November 26, 2005) -- NASCAR Nextel Cup racers Dale Earnhardt, Jr., and Ken Schrader along with well known Midwestern promoter...

Thu 24 Nov 2005
Chris Kouri joins Lowe's Motor Speedway staff

Chris Kouri joins Lowe's Motor Speedway staff

Chris Kouri Joins Lowe's Motor Speedway As Director of Governmental Relations and General Counsel CONCORD, N.C. (Nov. 23, 2005) - Chris Kouri, a Charlotte attorney whose 2002 campaign for Congress garnered national attention, has joined Lowe's...

Economaki Champion of Champions nominees

Economaki Champion of Champions nominees

STRONG LIST OF CONTENDERS FOR THIRD ECONOMAKI CHAMPION OF CHAMPIONS AWARD HARRISBURG, NC - A talented group of drivers is being considered for the third annual Economaki Champion of Champions Award, presented by Rockett Brand Racing Fuel and ...

Sun 13 Nov 2005
RML Group announce new engine facility

RML Group announce new engine facility

RML Group Announce New Engine Facility RML announced today that they are expanding their comprehensive in-house capabilities with the addition of an engine facility at their headquarters in Wellingborough, UK. The new facility will be...

Fri 11 Nov 2005
Road America expansion plan announced

Road America expansion plan announced

Road America Announces Five Million Dollar Facility Enhancement Plan Elkhart Lake, Wis., November 10, 2005 -- The Road America board of directors and staff is proud to announce a three-year, five million dollar facility enhancement plan. Road ...

2005 All-America Auto Racing Team chosen

2005 All-America Auto Racing Team chosen

2005 AUTO RACING ALL-AMERICA TEAM IS LARGEST EVER SELECTED BURBANK, Calif. - A 17-member Auto Racing All-America Team, the largest ever selected, has been chosen by voting members of the motorsports press. The champions of NASCAR Nextel Cup,...

Fri 04 Nov 2005
Thawley releases World Challenge 2005 yearbook

Thawley releases World Challenge 2005 yearbook

John Thawley Announces Release of SCCA Pro SPEED World Challenge Year In Review 2005 Yearbook Motorsports photographer, John Thawley, announced today the release of his SCCA Pro Racing SPEED World Challenge Year in Review 2005 book....

Tue 01 Nov 2005
Watkins Glen announces new identity, guidelines

Watkins Glen announces new identity, guidelines

HISTORIC ROAD COURSE INTRODUCES NEW IDENTITY AND GUIDELINES Watkins Glen, NY (October 31, 2005) -- Watkins Glen International president Craig Rust unveiled a new track logo on September 23rd following the announcement of the 2006 season schedule.

Sat 29 Oct 2005
2005 Auto Racing All-America team nominees

2005 Auto Racing All-America team nominees

BALLOTS ARE OUT FOR 2005 AUTO RACING ALL-AMERICA TEAM BURBANK, Calif. - Voting has begun among almost 300 members of the motorsports press to select the 2005 Auto Racing All-America team. Among those on the ballot are former Jerry Titus Award...

Fri 28 Oct 2005
New track development - Oregon Raceway Park

New track development - Oregon Raceway Park

Racetrack nears for Sherman Co. site Motorcourse set for Grass Valley Indianapolis, Daytona, Nurburgring, Watkins Glenn, Monte Carlo, and ... Grass Valley? Right now, 436 acres of Sherman County wheatfield are poised to become a new...

Tue 25 Oct 2005
Mickey Swims inducted into Georgia Racing HoF

Mickey Swims inducted into Georgia Racing HoF

Mickey Swims Enters Georgia Racing Hall of Fame DAWSONVILLE, Ga. (Oct. 21) Long time Georgia race track promoter Mickey Swims was honored for his 43 years of promoting, supporting and improving short track racing in and around the Atlanta area...

Wed 19 Oct 2005
Daytona International Speedway names Senior Director & Marketing

Daytona International Speedway names Senior Director & Marketing

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Aug. 21, 2002) -- Gary Usina, who has served as International Speedway Corporation's (ISC) Sr. Director of Marketing Partnerships for the past year, has been named Senior Director of Sales and Marketing at Daytona...

Sat 15 Oct 2005
Visiting Honda Performance Development

Visiting Honda Performance Development

It's been 92 wins since American Honda devised Honda Performance Development to service its US-based racing needs. The first win came in 1995 with Andre Ribeiro (New Hampshire), the most recent victory was Dan Wheldon's record-breaking sixth of...