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Tue 30 Dec 2008
Detroit NAIAS news 2008-12-24

Detroit NAIAS news 2008-12-24

NAIAS Crowds to Be Introduced to Four More Debuts The list of product debuts continues to grow for the 2009 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) as the world's auto manufacturers and more than 6,000 international journalists are set to...

Miller Motorsports Park news 2008-12-23

Miller Motorsports Park news 2008-12-23

Miller Motorsports Park Receives 2008 World Superbike Organizer Award TOOELE VALLEY, UTAH (December 23, 2008) -- Miller Motorsports Park is honored to have been named the recipient of the 2008 World Superbike Organizer Award from the FGS ...

Detroit NAIAS news 2008-12-22

Detroit NAIAS news 2008-12-22

North American International Auto Show - January 11-25, 2009, COBO Center, Detroit, Michigan On the 70th anniversary of Maserati's first Indianapolis 500 win Modena - December 22nd, 2008 - The new Maserati Quattroporte Sport GT S sets yet ...

Triad Racing Technologies news 2008-12-22

Triad Racing Technologies news 2008-12-22

Triad Racing Technologies Acquires Triad Racing Development CORNELIUS, N.C. (December 22, 2008) -- Triad Racing Technologies (TRT) announced today that the company will acquire Triad Racing Development, a major supplier of engines, chassis...

Mon 22 Dec 2008
NASCAR promotes three to vice president

NASCAR promotes three to vice president

NASCAR Announces Three Vice President Promotions DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Dec. 22, 2008) -- The National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing, Inc. (NASCAR) announced today the promotion of Karen Leetzow, Paula Miller and Susan Schandel to vice ...

NASCAR statement on lawsuit settlement

NASCAR statement on lawsuit settlement

Litigation Resolved DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Dec. 18, 2008) -- At a mediation held in New York on December 3, 2008, Ms. Mauricia Grant settled her discrimination lawsuit with her former employer, NASCAR. Ms. Grant was represented by her...

Detroit NAIAS news 2008-12-18

Detroit NAIAS news 2008-12-18

North American International Auto Show - January 11-25, 2009, COBO Center, Detroit, Michigan Finalists Announced for 2009 North American Car and North American Truck of the Year Awards Finalists for the 2009 North American Car and Truck of the...

IMS unveils Centennial event logos for 2009

IMS unveils Centennial event logos for 2009

IMS UNVEILS CENTENNIAL ERA-THEMED EVENT LOGOS FOR 2009 SEASON INDIANAPOLIS, Thursday, Dec. 18, 2008 -- The Indianapolis Motor Speedway recently unveiled the logos for all three motor racing events in 2009 at the legendary Brickyard, the 93rd ...

Fri 19 Dec 2008
AUS: Leatt-brace to provide fundraiser for spinal injuries

AUS: Leatt-brace to provide fundraiser for spinal injuries

$100,000 spinal injury coverage with new Leatt® ADVentureTM neck protection brace AutoFocus Marketing, the Australian distributor for Leatt®-brace, has joined with the Paraplegic Benefit Fund (PBF) to offer $100,000 worth of medical coverage...

Detroit NAIAS news 2008-12-17

Detroit NAIAS news 2008-12-17

North American International Auto Show - January 11-25, 2009, COBO Center, Detroit, Michigan Finalists for North American Car and North American Truck of the Year To Be Announced Thursday, December 18 The polls are closed and jurors' votes for...

Koni Challenge champion Burrows' PRI summary

Koni Challenge champion Burrows' PRI summary

Adam Burrows Keeps Busy at PRI; Driver coach does some virtual work at big industry show (16 December 2008)--Recently signed RSR Motorsports driver Adam Burrows had a full schedule last week at the 21st Annual Performance Racing Industry trade...

NAIAS Detroit news 2008-12-16

NAIAS Detroit news 2008-12-16

North American International Auto Show - January 11-25, 2009, COBO Center, Detroit, Michigan The North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) is pleased to add two international manufacturers to the growing list of show debuts. Subaru of ...

Mon 15 Dec 2008
IMS announces the closing of Brickyard Crossing Inn

IMS announces the closing of Brickyard Crossing Inn

BRICKYARD CROSSING INN CLOSES IMMEDIATELY; NEW HOTEL POSSIBLE IN FUTURE; Restaurant, pub, conference space, Golf Shop to remain open INDIANAPOLIS, Monday, Dec. 15, 2008 -- Brickyard Crossing Inn will close immediately and be razed in a few...

Lyn St. James Foundation news 2008-12-12

Lyn St. James Foundation news 2008-12-12

Happy Holidays! It's been an exciting 2008 for the Women in the Winner's Circle Foundation. I'm pleased to say that we've accomplished a lot this year. I want to thank all the companies and individuals who have contributed to the Foundation's...

FIA council rules to slash F1 costs

FIA council rules to slash F1 costs

The World Motor Sport Council of the International Automobile Federation (FIA) on Friday acted to drive down Formula One's 2009 racing costs. Rules adopted by the sport-governing body affect engines, testing, aerodynamic research, factory...

Fri 12 Dec 2008
TW Steel Autosport Awards notes

TW Steel Autosport Awards notes

Sims Presented with TW Steel Watch with McLaren Autosport BRDC Award Success Amsterdam, The Netherlands (December 11, 2008) - Last Sunday's prestigious 2008 Autosport Awards ceremony is celebrated in fitting style in this week's edition of ...

HANS files patent infringment suit

HANS files patent infringment suit

HANS FILES PATENT INFRINGEMENT SUIT Atlanta, Georgia (December 10, 2008) - HANS Performance Products "HANS", manufacturers of the multiple award winning HANS Device, has filed a patent infringement suit in the District Court for the Southern ...

Gulf Retail BRDC Awards notes

Gulf Retail BRDC Awards notes

GULF PRESENTS PRESTIGIOUS LE MANS TROPHY AT BRDC AWARDS The British Racing Drivers Club 2008 annual awards took place on Monday 08 December at the Cafe Royal, London. Gulf Retail CEO, Jonathan Turner, was on hand to present The Woolf Barnato ...

Technique NHRA news 2008-12-11

Technique NHRA news 2008-12-11

Technique to Supply Engineered Chassis Components to NHRA Team Completed Chassis on Display at PRI Show JACKSON, Mich. (Dec. 10, 2008) -- Technique Engineered Chassis Components, which has established itself as a leading chassis...

NAIAS Detroit news 2008-12-08

NAIAS Detroit news 2008-12-08

North American International Auto Show - January 11-25, 2009, COBO Center, Detroit, Michigan Forty-five and Counting! "It's Easy Being Green -- at NAIAS!" The North American International Auto Show is proud to showcase yet another innovation...

Tue 09 Dec 2008
Alex Davison wins Porsche Cup

Alex Davison wins Porsche Cup

ALEX DAVISON WINS PRESTIGIOUS PORSCHE AWARD After his stellar 2008, Australian race driver Alex Davison has won the Porsche Cup, awarded by Porsche to its most successful privateer sportscar competitor in the world. First assigned in 1970, ...

David Brabham BRDC Awards notes

David Brabham BRDC Awards notes

Brabham Collects BRDC Woolf Barnato Trophy David Brabham was awarded the BRDC Woolf Barnato Trophy, sponsored by Gulf, on Monday 8 December during the British Racing Drivers' Club Awards 2008 ceremony at the Cafe Royal, London. For the second...

SCCA names new president and CEO

SCCA names new president and CEO

Finance VP Dahnert Named Next SCCA President & CEO TOPEKA, Kan. (Dec. 9, 2008) -- The Sports Car Club of America Board of Directors have selected SCCA Vice President of Finance and Administration Jeff Dahnert as the Club's next President and...

BRDC Annual Awards Luncheon notes

BRDC Annual Awards Luncheon notes

THE PRIME MINISTER, GORDON BROWN, PRESENTS LEWIS HAMILTON WITH AN AWARD AT THE 2008 BRDC ANNUAL AWARDS The British Racing Drivers' Club (BRDC) celebrated motor racing achievements of 2008 in some-style today (Monday), when it hosted the BRDC ...

UK Series Autosport Awards notes

UK Series Autosport Awards notes

SIX OF THE BEST -- FORMULA RENAULT UK CELEBRATES SIXTH MCLAREN AUTOSPORT BRDC AWARD WINNER AS SIMS TAKES PRIZE Alexander Sims (Wansford, Peterborough) has been named 2008 McLaren Autosport BRDC award winner, the prize including a Formula One...

Manor Competition Autosport Awards notes

Manor Competition Autosport Awards notes

MANOR CELEBRATES AS SIMS WINS McLAREN AUTOSPORT BRDC AWARD Nottinghamshire based Formula Renault UK team Manor Competition is celebrating this morning after seeing hugely talented racer Alexander Sims claim one of the biggest prizes in British...

Alexander Sims Autosport Awards notes

Alexander Sims Autosport Awards notes

SIMS WINS 2008 McLAREN AUTOSPORT BRDC AWARD! Alexander Sims scooped by far the biggest prize of his motor racing career last night, Sunday, 7th December, after being named the 2008 McLaren Autosport BRDC Award winner -- one of the most ...

Singapore GP Autosport Awards notes

Singapore GP Autosport Awards notes

SINGAPORE GRAND PRIX SCOOPS PRESTIGIOUS AUTOSPORT AWARD For the second time in a month, the 2008 FORMULA 1 SingTel Singapore Grand Prix and the Marina Bay circuit are recipients of a major international award. Representatives from the Grand Prix...

Wayne Boyd Autosport Awards notes

Wayne Boyd Autosport Awards notes

Wayne Boyd Celebrates Milestone Year at Prestigious Autosport Awards This year's British Formula Ford Champion and BRDC Superstar Wayne Boyd celebrated a milestone year in his racing career with a night amongst the stars ...

Alexander Sims is McLaren Autosport BRDC Award winner

Alexander Sims is McLaren Autosport BRDC Award winner

ALEXANDER SIMS BECOMES THE 20TH WINNER OF THE McLAREN AUTOSPORT BRDC AWARD Alexander Sims' officially became one to look out for after he joined junior most prestigious roll of honour by winning this year's coveted McLaren Autosport BRDC ...

2008 Autosport Awards winners

2008 Autosport Awards winners

THE 2008 AUTOSPORT AWARD WINNERS McLaren Autosport BRDC Award -- Alexander Sims International Racing Driver of the Year - Lewis Hamilton Racing Car of the Year - McLaren MP4-23 Rookie of the Year - Sebastian Vettel Moment of the Year -...

2008 Autosport Awards notes

2008 Autosport Awards notes

BRITISH MOTORSPORT LEGENDS NEW AND OLD CELEBRATED AT THE AUTOSPORT AWARDS Britain's new Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton was honoured at motorsport's most prestigious end-of-season gala event, the 2008 Autosport Awards, which were held...

2009 SCCA Board and Committee appointments made

2009 SCCA Board and Committee appointments made

2009 SCCA Board and Committee Appointments Made TOPEKA, Kan. (Dec. 8, 2008) -- Sports Car Club of America's Board of Directors made its 2009 appointments for the various Boards and Committees that govern the 50,000-member organization. R.J.

Newman/Haas Racing receives Autosport award

Newman/Haas Racing receives Autosport award

NEWMAN/HAAS RACING RECEIVED AUTOSPORT MAGAZINE'S JOHN BOLSTER AWARD IN LONDON ON SUNDAY NIGHT LINCOLNSHIRE, Ill. (December 8, 2008) --- Carl Haas and Newman/Haas Racing were honored at motorsports most prestigious end-of-season gala event,...

2008 Porsche Cup final results

2008 Porsche Cup final results

PORSCHE CUP - AWARD FOR MOST SUCCESS PRIVATEER WORLDWIDE - EARNED BY ALEXANDER DAVISON FROM AUTRALIA; SIX OF THE TOP TEN EARNED POINTS IN U.S. ATLANTA - December 7 - Alex Davison from Australia, who won his first big professional race in the ...

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