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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...

DaimlerChrysler commits to motorsports programs

DaimlerChrysler commits to motorsports programs

DaimlerChrysler Chairman Dr. Dieter Zetsche Joins F1 and NASCAR Partners to Affirm DaimlerChrysler's Leadership in Global Motorsports DaimlerChrysler's unique German-American makeup drives its leadership in the global motorsports ...

Thu 29 Jun 2006
JR Motorsports adds VP Marketing

JR Motorsports adds VP Marketing

JR MOTORSPORTS ADDS VICE PRESIDENT OF MARKETING AND BRAND DEVELOPMENT Mooresville, N.C. (June 29, 2006) - Thayer Lavielle joins JR Motorsports (JRM) as Vice President of Marketing and Brand Development for the North Carolina motor sports team.

Thu 22 Jun 2006
NMARHOF, Belleville officers meeting notes

NMARHOF, Belleville officers meeting notes

NMARHOF, BELLEVILLE OFFICERS MEET; AGREE TO WORKING RELATIONSHIP TO PRESERVE HISTORY Officers of the National Midget Auto Racing Hall of Fame in Sun Prairie, Wis. and the Belleville High Banks Hall of Fame and National Auto ...

Sun 18 Jun 2006
NST: Fred Brownfield passed away

NST: Fred Brownfield passed away

DIRT MotorSports Saddened By Fred Brownfield's Passing Norman, OK -- June 17, 2006 -- DIRT MotorSports and its staff are extremely saddened and stunned by the passing of Fred Brownfield. Our hearts go out to his wife, Debbie, and his entire ...

Sat 17 Jun 2006
Bruton Smith receives Carolina award

Bruton Smith receives Carolina award

Bruton Smith Honored as the 2006 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year in the Carolinas CONCORD, N.C. (June 16, 2006) - Bruton Smith, founder and chairman of Speedway Motorsports, Inc. (NYSE: TRK) and Sonic Automotive, Inc. (NYSE: SAH), was ...

Lesa France Kennedy to christen Goodyear Blimp

Lesa France Kennedy to christen Goodyear Blimp

LESA FRANCE KENNEDY TO CHRISTEN GOODYEAR BLIMP ISC President to Christen New Airship AKRON, OH, June 15, 2006 - The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company is proud to announce that Lesa France Kennedy, President of the International Speedway ...

Wed 07 Jun 2006
IRL: MIS local roads to be expanded

IRL: MIS local roads to be expanded

Granholm Announces Accelerated Road Projects on US-127, US-12; Will Improve Safety and Access for MIS Race Fans LANSING -- Governor Jennifer M. Granholm today announced $18.5 million will be spent over the next three years in road...

SCCA exploring sale of a subsidiary

SCCA exploring sale of a subsidiary

SCCA Exploring Sale of SCCA Enterprises Subsidiary TOPEKA, Kan. (June 7, 2006) -- At its May face-to-face meeting, SCCA's Board of Directors elected to move forward with the potential sale of Sports Car Club of America Inc. subsidiary ...

Tue 23 May 2006
California Speedway names new vice president

California Speedway names new vice president

CALIFORNIA SPEEDWAY NAMES NEW VICE PRESIDENT OF SALES & MARKETING Allen Promoted To VP, To Oversee Marketing, Sales and Ticketing California Speedway President Gillian Zucker today announced Dave Allen will assume the role of Vice President of...

Mon 22 May 2006
IRL: HPD's Clarke, Ilmor's Ray receive Herb Porter Award

IRL: HPD's Clarke, Ilmor's Ray receive Herb Porter Award

Clarke, Ray Receive Herb Porter Award INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (May 21, 2006) -- Honda Performance Development President Robert Clarke and Ilmor Engineering Inc.'s Paul Ray were named joint recipients of the 2006 Herb Porter Award Saturday night at...

Sat 20 May 2006
NASCAR Mobile Technology Center debuts

NASCAR Mobile Technology Center debuts

NASCAR Mobile Technology Center Debuts at NASCAR NEXTEL All-Star Challenge NASCAR Partners AMD and Tissot Provide Platform for Timing and Scoring Advancements CONCORD, N.C. (May 19, 2006) -- NASCAR will introduce a new state of the art Mobile...

Fri 19 May 2006
Team Australia expands into NASCAR market

Team Australia expands into NASCAR market

TEAM AUSTRALIA EXPANDS INTERESTS INTO MASSIVE NASCAR MARKET Team Australia has expanded its stable of global motorsport interests with a new partnership with Wood Brothers/JTG Racing which will include the naming-rights sponsorship of Marcos ...

Martinsville Speedway president received honor

Martinsville Speedway president received honor

Martinsville Speedway President Campbell Honored By EDC MARTINSVILLE, VA (May 18, 2006) -- Martinsville Speedway president Clay Campbell was honored by the Martinsville-Henry County Economic Development Corporation Wednesday for his help with...

Thu 18 May 2006
Homestead-Miami Speedway adds staff members

Homestead-Miami Speedway adds staff members

Homestead-Miami Speedway Announces New Public Relations Staffers HOMESTEAD, FL,-- (May 18, 2006) -- Homestead-Miami Speedway President Curtis Gray today announced the appointments of Scott Sebastian and Jordan Wilson to its Public Relations...

Wed 17 May 2006
Fast Five questions with Wally Parks

Fast Five questions with Wally Parks

"Fast Five" with Wally Parks Legendary founder of NHRA offers insight about hot rodding, drag racing and the museum that bears his name BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (Apr. 24, 2006) -- When it comes to the history of American motorsports, names...

IRL: Cody Unser Provides Inspiration

IRL: Cody Unser Provides Inspiration

Unser Provides Inspiration During Talk At Salvation Army Women's Auxiliary Luncheon in Indianapolis Tuesday INDIANAPOLIS, May 16 - Cody Unser wants everyone to stand on the gas. The daughter of two-time Indy 500 winner Al Unser Jr. and ...

Fri 12 May 2006
IRL: MIS president to step down

IRL: MIS president to step down

PRESIDENT OF MICHIGAN INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY TO STEP DOWN AFTER 2006 SEASON CALIFORNIA SPEEDWAY VP AND MIDWEST NATIVE TAPPED TO LEAD BROOKLYN, MICHIGAN FACILITY BROOKLYN, Mich. (May 12, 2006) -- International Speedway Corporation today...

Sat 06 May 2006
Brewerton, Fulton news owners to carry on legacy

Brewerton, Fulton news owners to carry on legacy

NEW OWNERS OF BREWERTON SPEEDWAY AND FULTON SPEEDWAY LOOK TO CARRY ON LEGACY OF BOTH TRACKS BREWERTON, NY...Brewerton Speedway and Fulton Speedway, two of the most respected professional motorsports facilities in the northeast are now under new...

Thu 04 May 2006
Glimpse into Michael Waltrip Racing organization

Glimpse into Michael Waltrip Racing organization

LOOMIS GIVES GLIMPSE OF MICHAEL WALTRIP RACING ORIGINATION MOORESVILLE, N.C. (May 3, 2006) - Nearly a decade ago, Troy Loomis joined Michael Waltrip Racing when it was a modest family-owned NASCAR Busch Series team in Sherrills Ford (N.C.).

Fri 28 Apr 2006
Homestead-Miami Speedway president receives honor

Homestead-Miami Speedway president receives honor

HMS PRESIDENT CURTIS GRAY RECEIVES SPECIAL RECOGNITION IN FLORIDA PUBLICATION MIAMI, FL (April 28, 2006) -- Homestead-Miami Speedway President Curtis Gray has been recognized as one of Florida's Top 100 Power Players in Florida ...

Porsche Cars North America expands public relations team

Porsche Cars North America expands public relations team

Porsche Cars North America's Public Relations Team Bolstered with Expansion of Dedicated Corporate Communications Services ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 28, 2006--Porsche Cars North America (PCNA) has strengthened its public relations team to...

Thu 27 Apr 2006
2006 Federation de Sport Automobile du Quebec changes

2006 Federation de Sport Automobile du Quebec changes

Montreal, Canada - April 25, 2006 - Just before the official start of the season and its schedule for 2006, Fédération de Sport Automobile du Québec and its members are proud of the changes that took place since the beginning of the year. Since...

Wed 26 Apr 2006
VIR announces new general manager

VIR announces new general manager

Alton, Va. (April 25) -- VIRginia International Raceway is proud to announce the appointment of Joshua N. Lief as the facility's new general manager, effective immediately. Josh is a lifelong motorsports enthusiast and an active participant...

Tue 25 Apr 2006
Automotive Hall of Fame 2006 inductees

Automotive Hall of Fame 2006 inductees

The Driving Spirit (Automotive Hall of Fame) April 2006 Seven notables to be inducted into Automotive Hall of Fame in 2006 Seven individuals representing automotive racing, design, manufacturing, management and bold innovation have been selected...

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