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Wed 08 Nov 2006
BARC acquires operation of Croft Circuit

BARC acquires operation of Croft Circuit

BARC ACQUIRES OPERATION OF CROFT CIRCUIT The British Automobile Racing Club (BARC) is pleased to announce the acquisition of Croft PromoSport Ltd. (CPS), whose principal function is the day to day operation of Croft Circuit, a part of the Croft...

Wed 01 Nov 2006
ISC to acquire interest in Chicagoland, Route 66

ISC to acquire interest in Chicagoland, Route 66

INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY TO ACQUIRE ADDITIONAL 37.5 PERCENT INTEREST IN CHICAGOLAND SPEEDWAY AND ROUTE 66 RACEWAY - Will Exercise Right to Purchase Remaining 25 Percent Interest - - Transactions Expected to Close in Early 2007 - DAYTONA BEACH,...

Fri 27 Oct 2006
Todt appointed Ferrari CEO

Todt appointed Ferrari CEO

It was confirmed on October 25th that Jean Todt has been appointed as the new Chief Executive Officer of Ferrari S.p.A., after the board of directors met in Turin under President Luca di Montezemolo. Amedeo Felisa was also appointed as General ...

Tue 24 Oct 2006
Milwaukee Mile Infield road course paved

Milwaukee Mile Infield road course paved

MILWAUKEE MILE INFIELD ROAD COURSE SURFACE PAVING DONE IN ONE DAY Top Coat Includes Bonding Asphalt in Key Areas Milwaukee, Wis. (October 24, 2006) -- Trucks unloaded 1,500 tons of asphalt, and paving crews quickly went to work in the...

Sun 15 Oct 2006
Nebraska Auto Racing HoF inductees

Nebraska Auto Racing HoF inductees

Nebraska Auto Racing Hall of Fame inducts six new members LINCOLN, Neb. (Oct. 15, 2006) -- The Nebraska Auto Racing Hall of Fame held its annual induction ceremony on Friday, Oct. 13, at the Lincoln Firefighter's Reception Hall. A packed house...

Sat 14 Oct 2006
Safety check

Safety check

Every driver goes through it: the messy task of transitioning from speaking their mind to navigating the complex waters of the NASCAR Cup series. It's a challenge learning how to handle the media, celebrity and an ever-present spotlight that makes...

Fri 06 Oct 2006
HANS partners with FIA Institute

HANS partners with FIA Institute

HANS Performance Products partners with FIA Institute's Industry Liaison Group Atlanta, Georgia (October 6, 2006) - HANS Performance Products, the most respected leaders in head and neck restraint systems technologies, was the only U.S. based ...

Bridgestone awards young writer

Bridgestone awards young writer

Bridgestone announces e-reporter winner German finalist Martin Westerhoff takes 2006 Bridgestone e-reporter title Winner reported from Paris Motor Show Following the crowning of Lewis Hamilton as GP2 Champion in Monza last month, Bridgestone ...

Wed 04 Oct 2006
Alan Wilson's new design - Racers Ranch

Alan Wilson's new design - Racers Ranch

Alan Wilson Excited About His New Road Course Design at Racers Ranch Kaufman County, TX; September 29, 2006 In planning Racers Ranch, partners Bill Georgas and Dan Gage determined that one word would eventually define the unique country club...

Tue 22 Aug 2006
Troi Hayes joins Atlanta Motor Speedway

Troi Hayes joins Atlanta Motor Speedway

Troi Hayes Joins Atlanta Motor Speedway Staff HAMPTON, Ga. (August 21, 2006) -- Troi Hayes, a 26-year veteran of the motorsports industry, has joined Atlanta Motor Speedway's staff as an Account Executive in the sales department. Hayes,...

Sat 19 Aug 2006
Motorsports Hall of Fame inducts newest members

Motorsports Hall of Fame inducts newest members

MANSELL, McGRIFF, KARAMESINES, FORBES-ROBINSON, WARD, TURNER AND CARNEGIE INDUCTED INTO MOTORSPORTS HALL OF FAME OF AMERICA NOVI, Mich., Aug. 18, 2006 - The Motorsports Hall of Fame of America celebrated its newest members last night during its...

Fri 18 Aug 2006
IRL: MIS adds Lukaskiewicz to staff

IRL: MIS adds Lukaskiewicz to staff

SAMMIE LUKASKIEWICZ NAMED MIS DIRECTOR OF COMMUNICATIONS BROOKLYN, Mich. -- Kansas Speedway public relations staff member Sammie Lukaskiewicz has been named Director of Communications for Michigan International Speedway, track president Roger ...

Wed 16 Aug 2006
NA-F2000: Alliance formed with F2000, EMT

NA-F2000: Alliance formed with F2000, EMT

Elan Motorsports Technologies and F2000 Championship Series Agree to Strategic Alliance (August 15, 2006) Elan Motorsports Technologies and The F2000 Championship Series are proud to announce the forming of a strategic alliance between the two...

Sun 13 Aug 2006
BUSCH: Clay Andrews Racing closes doors

BUSCH: Clay Andrews Racing closes doors

Clay Andrews Racing Closes Doors Short Stint Left Huge Impression STATESVILLE, NC -- Clay Andrews Racing (CAR), the team the stunned the stock car world on a memorable night in Sparta, Kentucky, is closing the doors on the Statesville, NC...

Sat 05 Aug 2006
BUSCH: John Fernandez joins Chip Ganassi Racing

BUSCH: John Fernandez joins Chip Ganassi Racing

JOHN FERNANDEZ JOINS CHIP GANASSI RACING WITH FELIX SABATES AS MANAGING DIRECTOR OF ITS CONCORD RACING OPERATIONS CONCORD, N.C. (August 4, 2006) -- Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates (CGRFS) announced Friday John Fernandez, former...

Fri 04 Aug 2006
HANS recertifies to SFI 38.1 specification

HANS recertifies to SFI 38.1 specification

Atlanta, Georgia (August 2, 2006) - HANS® Devices were tested and recertified last week by the SFI to ensure they maintain the durability and performance levels expected of the industry's leading head and neck restraint system. The independent...

HANS device featured at Biomechanics meeting

HANS device featured at Biomechanics meeting

HANS Device Featured at 5th World Congress of Biomechanics Atlanta, Georgia (August 2, 2006) - HANS Performance Products, known for the internationally award winning head and neck restraint, the HANS® Device, was featured today at the 5th World...

Thu 03 Aug 2006
Women in the Winner's Circle preview

Women in the Winner's Circle preview

FOURTH ANNUAL "WOMEN IN THE WINNER'S CIRCLE" GATHERING SET FOR TOMORROW DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Aug. 2, 2006) -- The Lyn St. James Foundation will hold its fourth annual "Women in the Winner's Circle" luncheon tomorrow at Indianapolis Motor ...

Tue 01 Aug 2006
Milwaukee Mile Chairman named to Wisconsin position

Milwaukee Mile Chairman named to Wisconsin position

MILWAUKEE MILE CHAIRMAN CRAIG STOEHR APPOINTED TO WISCONSIN SPORTS DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION BOARD OF DIRECTORS MILWAUKEE (Aug. 1, 2006) -- The Milwaukee Mile has announced that its Chairman, Craig Stoehr, was appointed to the Board of...

Fri 28 Jul 2006
RACE: New owners at Brainerd

RACE: New owners at Brainerd

NEW BIR OWNERS PLAN TO KEEP WHEELS TURNING AT POPULAR MINNESOTA MOTORSPORTS COMPLEX BRAINERD, Minn. -- Brainerd International Raceway, Minnesota's premier motorsports facility and host of the Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals POWERade Drag Racing Series...

Thu 27 Jul 2006
MB2 Motorsports announces ownership change

MB2 Motorsports announces ownership change

Bobby Ginn Purchases Majority Interest in MB2 Motorsports Ownership Change for NASCAR Team Takes Effect Immediately CELEBRATION, Fla. (July 26, 2006) -- MB2 Motorsports, which fields NASCAR Nextel Cup entries for drivers Joe Nemechek and ...

Thu 13 Jul 2006
Canada 2005 Readers' Choice awards

Canada 2005 Readers' Choice awards

Winners Chosen for Inside Track Readers' Choice Award Canadian Racing Legend Ron Fellows on top in four categories TORONTO, ON -- The votes for the fourth annual Inside Track Readers' Choice Awards, presented by Castrol, have been tallied, and...

Thu 06 Jul 2006
Sabelt, Aston Martin Racing extend partnership

Sabelt, Aston Martin Racing extend partnership

SABELT AND ASTON MARTIN RACING EXTEND THEIR MOTORSPORT PARTNERSHIP BEYOND THE RACE CIRCUIT The new 'Sabelt for Aston Martin Racing' shoe extends the collaboration between the two brands from the world of motorsport into that of ...

Aston Martin Racing partners with NEC

Aston Martin Racing partners with NEC

NEC COMPUTERS TAKES TO THE TRACK WITH ASTON MARTIN RACING Advanced NEC security to boost teams NEC Computers (UK) and Aston Martin Racing have today (5th July 2006) announced a new technical supply and marketing...