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Thu 15 Nov 2007
Wed 14 Mar 2007
Day three on Amelia Island

Day three on Amelia Island

Amelia Island - Day 3 After two days that had hundreds of motorheads spinning, we got down Sunday to real business at hand - 12th Annual Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance. Combining the informality of Goodwood with a like concept in car ...

Mon 22 Jan 2007
Joey Hand, Erik Bartoleo form Kartel Motorsports

Joey Hand, Erik Bartoleo form Kartel Motorsports

Joey Hand and Erik Bartolero form Kartel Motorsports Elk Grove, CA - Professional racer Joey Hand and long time karter Erik Bartolero have formed Kartel Motorsports (www.kartelmotorsports.com). Both Joey and Erik will continue their driving ...

Sat 22 Dec 2007
IRL: AJ Foyt Racing on loss of Ken Hendricks

IRL: AJ Foyt Racing on loss of Ken Hendricks

A.J. Foyt Racing Mourns Loss of Ken Hendricks WALLER, TX December 21, 2007--It is with great sadness that we at A.J. Foyt Racing have learned of the death of Ken Hendricks, the founder, chairman and chief executive officer of ABC Supply Co.,...

Sun 11 Mar 2007
Day one on Amelia Island

Day one on Amelia Island

Amelia Island - Day 1 The festivities surrounding the 12th Annual Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance kicked off Friday in and around The Ritz-Carlton. The brainchild - or perhaps the love-child - of Jacksonville's Bill Warner, the event...

Thu 13 Sep 2007
WKA: CIK: Paul Zalud receives appointment

WKA: CIK: Paul Zalud receives appointment

Paul Zalud Appointed as The WKA Director of CIK International Event Listings Seattle , WA . -- September 12, 2007 -- The Snap-on Stars of Karting presented by IndyCar Series is pleased to announce that series President Paul Zalud has been ...

Mon 14 May 2007
CHAMPCAR/CART: CCWS signs Higdon to VP position

CHAMPCAR/CART: CCWS signs Higdon to VP position

CHAMP CAR WORLD SERIES ANNOUNCES DAVID HIGDON AS EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT OF STRATEGIC DEVELOPMENT AND COMMUNICATIONS New Champ Car executive joins drivers, CEO on European media tour this week INDIANAPOLIS (May 14, 2007) The Champ Car World...

Tue 16 Jan 2007
Infineon Raceway sells racing school

Infineon Raceway sells racing school

Infineon Raceway Sells Jim Russell Racing Schools to London-Based Group SONOMA, Calif. (Dec. 15, 2006) -- Officials from Infineon Raceway today announced the sale of the Jim Russell Racing Schools to a London-based automotive marketing ...

Fri 16 Nov 2007
Patrick Hespen named Laguna Seca PR manager

Patrick Hespen named Laguna Seca PR manager

PATRICK HESPEN NAMED MAZDA RACEWAY LAGUNA SECA PUBLIC RELATIONS MANAGER MONTEREY, Calif. (Nov. 16, 2007) -- Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca announced today that Patrick Hespen has taken the position of Public Relations Manager, to handle ...

Fri 17 Aug 2007
Spyker considers sale of Formula One teamHeadline

Spyker considers sale of Formula One team

Spyker Cars, the Dutch company which owns the Spyker Formula One team, is considering selling part or all of the team due to a refinancing plan and is also making changes to the senior management. In a statement on August 14th Spyker said that ...

Wed 11 Apr 2007
GM's Alba Colon receives WOY nomination

GM's Alba Colon receives WOY nomination

HISPANIC BUSINESS NAMES GM RACING'S ALBA COLON AS WOMAN OF THE YEAR NOMINEE GM Racing Chevrolet NASCAR Program Manager, Alba Colon, Chosen as One of 20 Elite Women of 2007 Detroit, Mich. (April 10, 2007) -- Alba Colon, GM Racing ...

Fri 09 Mar 2007
Haynes receives Bob Akin Motorsports award

Haynes receives Bob Akin Motorsports award

JIM HAYNES RECEIVES 2006 BOB AKIN MOTORSPORTS AWARD DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (March 9, 2007) - The Road Racing Drivers Club (RRDC) named longtime track owner, race promoter and race-car driver Jim Haynes as the 2006 recipient of the Bob Akin ...

Tue 04 Dec 2007
USAC appoints new president and senior VP

USAC appoints new president and senior VP

KEVIN MILLER NAMED USAC PRESIDENT; JASON SMITH NAMED SENIOR VP OF RACING OPERATIONS INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana, Dec. 4 -- The United States Auto Club (USAC) announced today that its Board of Directors has appointed Kevin Miller as CEO and ...

Sat 22 Dec 2007
Grand-Am announces COO and a VP position

Grand-Am announces COO and a VP position

Grand-Am Adds Chief Operating Officer, Vice President To Staff Entering 2008 Season DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Dec. 20, 2007) -- Following tremendous expansion since the inception of the Daytona Prototype formula to the Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car...

Wed 07 Nov 2007
NA-F2000: IPS: Andersen Racing purchases Florida test track

NA-F2000: IPS: Andersen Racing purchases Florida test track

Andersen Racing Purchases Test Track in Florida PALMETTO, Fla., Nov. 6 - Andersen Racing now has its very own test track. Andersen Racing owners Dan and John Andersen announced today that they've purchased the former Group Four Test Track in...

Wed 05 Dec 2007
Awards led by NASCAR engineers

Awards led by NASCAR engineers

NASCAR SCOOPS TWO OF THREE AWARDS At a special Awards dinner in the magnificent Rhodes House in Oxford, organised by Racecar Graphic and attended by senior motorsport engineers and executives from around the world, the Race Engine Designer of ...

Fri 02 Feb 2007
Aston Martin names King to new position

Aston Martin names King to new position

ASTON MARTIN APPOINTS HEAD OF PRODUCT COMMUNICATIONS AND MOTORSPORT Aston Martin is pleased to announce the appointment of David King to the new position of Head of Product Communications and Motorsport. David will report to Janette Green, ...

Tue 04 Dec 2007
New HANS Device announced

New HANS Device announced

NEW $695 HANS DEVICE ANNOUNCED Atlanta, Georgia (December 3, 2007) - HANS Performance Products is excited to announce their brand new HANS Device the Sport Series. The design is guaranteed to provide the same level of industry leading safety as...

Thu 05 Apr 2007
Michigan Int'l Speedway staff changes announced

Michigan Int'l Speedway staff changes announced

MICHIGAN INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY ANNOUNCES STAFF CHANGES BROOKLYN, Mich. (April 4, 2007) -- Michigan International Speedway President Roger Curtis has restructured the Marketing, Sales and Ticketing Departments at the track. The new...

Thu 15 Nov 2007
IMS names Schwartz VP of Marketing

IMS names Schwartz VP of Marketing

SCHWARTZ NAMED AS IMS VICE PRESIDENT OF MARKETING INDIANAPOLIS, Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2007 -- Veteran motorsports executive Chris Schwartz is joining the Indianapolis Motor Speedway as vice president of marketing, IMS President Joie Chitwood ...

Wed 31 Oct 2007
Ford introduces racing Mustang

Ford introduces racing Mustang

FORD INTRODUCES ITS FIRST FACTORY-READY RACE CAR; FORD MUSTANG CARS AND ENGINES HIGHLIGHTED AT SEMA * Mustang racing adds the all-new Mustang FR500S competing in the Ford Racing Mustang Challenge for the Miller Cup. * The Ford...

Wed 29 Aug 2007
Berggren to receive Bobby Isaac Memorial Award

Berggren to receive Bobby Isaac Memorial Award

Editor and Broadcaster Dick Berggren to Receive Bobby Isaac Memorial Award Prior to Dollar General 300 CONCORD, N.C. (Aug. 28, 2007) - Longtime magazine editor and auto racing broadcaster Dick Berggren will receive the Bobby Isaac Memorial ...

Sat 08 Sep 2007
Robert Yates retirement announcement

Robert Yates retirement announcement

ROBERT YATES RETIRING AT END OF SEASON MOORESVILLE, NC (September 7, 2007) --- Robert Yates announced earlier today his intention to retire as President of Robert Yates Racing following the last race of the 2007 NASCAR Nextel Cup season. ...

Sun 23 Sep 2007
Spyker sale agreed in principle

Spyker sale agreed in principle

The Spyker F1 Team, formerly known as MF1 Racing, formerly known as Jordan, could well undergo another change of identity as its sale has been agreed to a group which includes Spyker director of F1 Michiel Mol and Indian businessman Vijay Mallya.

Tue 05 Jun 2007
Todd Moore comments on death of France Jr

Todd Moore comments on death of France Jr

Todd Moore Comments On The Passing of Bill France Jr. Former Director of Development at Daytona Davidson, N.C. (June 5, 2007)- Comments from Todd Moore, President of MCG Sports, on the passing of NASCAR Vice Chairman Bill France Jr.

Sat 10 Mar 2007
NASCAR, Petty sign licensing agreement

NASCAR, Petty sign licensing agreement

Richard Petty Driving Experience Signs Licensing Agreement with NASCAR CHARLOTTE, N.C. (March 10, 2007) - The National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR) and Richard Petty Driving Experience (RPDE) announced today that the two...

Thu 06 Dec 2007
Michigan Int'l Speedway names new staff position

Michigan Int'l Speedway names new staff position

MIS ANNOUNCES ADDITION OF MICHAEL PRINTUP AS SENIOR DIRECTOR OF FACILITY DEVELOPMENT Newly created position brings another job to the State of Michigan BROOKLYN, Mich. (Dec. 6, 2007) -- Michigan International Speedway is as much about job...

Wed 17 Jan 2007
LSJ Foundation awards four scholarships

LSJ Foundation awards four scholarships

LSJ Foundation Awards Four Scholarships at 2006 Driver Developement Program PHOENIX, Ariz. (Jan. 16, 2007) - Four young female race drivers were awarded scholarships at the four-day 12th annual LSJ Foundation Driver Development Program held in...

Mon 22 Oct 2007
Heartland Park Topeka adds to staff

Heartland Park Topeka adds to staff

Heartland Park Topeka Names New Director Of Sales And Marketing TOPEKA, Kansas (October 22, 2007) -Chris M. Martin, has been named the Director of Sales and Marketing for Heartland Park Topeka by owner Raymond Irwin. Chris comes to ...

Wed 28 Mar 2007
Half a century for Toyota

Half a century for Toyota

Half a Century of Passion, a Decade of Driving Excellence The 2007 season is a special one for Panasonic Toyota Racing as the team has two significant milestones to celebrate. This year marks 50 years since Toyota's first foray into motorsport...

Tue 13 Nov 2007
Gappens named to NHMS post

Gappens named to NHMS post

Gappens Named Executive Vice President and General Manager Of New Hampshire Motor Speedway CONCORD, N.C. (Nov. 13, 2007) - Speedway Motorsports Inc. Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Bruton Smith has promoted Jerry Gappens to the position of...

Thu 12 Jul 2007
Rahal Letterman GT3 Cup announcement

Rahal Letterman GT3 Cup announcement

RAHAL LETTERMAN RACING TO FIELD CUSTOMER CARS FOR 2008 IMSA GT3 CUP CHALLENGE SERIES HILLIARD, Ohio -- It has long been said that inside every person that follows motorsports, there is a little race-car driver dying to get out. Beginning in...

Thu 30 Aug 2007
Christopher Wall joins Porsche Cars NA PR team

Christopher Wall joins Porsche Cars NA PR team

Christopher Wall joins Porsche Cars North America Public Relations Team Atlanta, August 30, 2007 -- Porsche Cars North America (PCNA) announces the addition of Christopher Wall to its public relations team. Wall comes to Porsche with more than...

Thu 09 Aug 2007
Evernham joins forces with NHL owner

Evernham joins forces with NHL owner

Ray Evernham has joined forces with National Hockey League owner George N. Gillett, Jr., adding to the recent mergers by the NASCAR teams. Evernham Motorsports will now be known as Gillett Evernham Motorsports (GEM) with Evernham holding the ...

Thu 06 Sep 2007
Toyota Motorsports - JGR announcement

Toyota Motorsports - JGR announcement

TOYOTA AND JOE GIBBS RACING TO TEAM UP FOR 2008 NASCAR SPRINT CUP AND GRAND NATIONAL SERIES TORRANCE, Calif. (September 5, 2007) -- Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., and Joe Gibbs Racing announced today that the three-time championship-winning race...

Fri 09 Feb 2007
Altamont Motorsports Park news 2007-02-08

Altamont Motorsports Park news 2007-02-08

Jeff Macey Joins Altamont Motorsports Park as General Manager ATWATER, Calif., February 8, 2007--Riverside Motorsports Park LLC announced today that it has signed Mr. Jeff Macey as the new General Manager of Altamont Motorsports Park (Tracy, ...