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Fri 24 Oct 2008
Sadler to race for charitable cause at Atlanta

Sadler to race for charitable cause at Atlanta

Ronald McDonald House Charities® Featured On No. 19 Dodge At Atlanta STATESVILLE, N.C. (Oct. 21, 2008) -- Elliott Sadler's No. 19 Dodge will feature a Ronald McDonald House Charities® (RMHC®) paint scheme this weekend at Atlanta Motor...

Tue 21 Oct 2008
NASCAR Foundation news 2008-10-21

NASCAR Foundation news 2008-10-21

The NASCAR Foundation Calls On Fans To Join In On Make A Difference Day; October 25 Marks National Initiative Through USA Weekend CHARLOTTE, N.C. (Oct. 21, 2008) -- The NASCAR Foundation, in a continuing effort to promote volunteer...

Yates Racing Atlanta event news 2008-10-21

Yates Racing Atlanta event news 2008-10-21

GILLILAND WILL PILOT No. 38 AFLAC CANCER CENTER FORD AT ATLANTA CONCORD, N.C. (October 21, 2008) -- Yates Racing announced today that the Aflac Children's Cancer Center will serve as the primary sponsor on the No. 38 entry with driver David...

Mon 20 Oct 2008
Milwaukee Mile event summary 2008-10-20

Milwaukee Mile event summary 2008-10-20

GREAT TURNOUT AND SUPPORT AT STEP OUT WALK TO FIGHT DIABETES AT THE MILWAUKEE MILE NEW EVENT RECORD AMOUNT RAISED, OVER 1,200 PARTICIPANTS West Allis, Wis. -- Under sunny skies on a beautiful fall morning, The Milwaukee Mile hosted race...

Fri 17 Oct 2008
Montoya Foundation news 2008-10-17

Montoya Foundation news 2008-10-17

Juan and Connie Montoya Co-Host BeLive 2008 for Colombia MIAMI, (Oct. 17, 2008) -- NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver Juan Pablo Montoya and his wife Connie, founders of the Formula Smiles Foundation, will team up with five other Colombian...

Tue 14 Oct 2008
Graham Rahal fundraiser news 2008-10-14

Graham Rahal fundraiser news 2008-10-14

GRAHAM RAHAL'S PAUL NEWMAN MOVIE-THEMED HELMET RAISES MORE THAN $40,000 FOR FLYING HORSE FARMS CAMP NEW ALBANY, Ohio (October 14, 2008) -- Legendary actor and racer Paul Newman left a lasting legacy with his generosity and charitable acts, and...

Milwaukee Mile walk to fight Diabetes preview

Milwaukee Mile walk to fight Diabetes preview

STEP OUT WALK TO FIGHT DIABETES THIS SATURDAY AT THE MILWAUKEE MILE RACING-THEMED EVENT OFFERS CHANCE TO WALK THE MILE FOR A GREAT CAUSE West Allis, Wis. (October 13, 2008) -- This Saturday, October 18, race fans and the local community will...

Sat 11 Oct 2008
NASCAR community fundraiser 2008-10-10

NASCAR community fundraiser 2008-10-10

NASCAR COMMUNITY PLEDGES $100,000 FOR THE BRIENNE DAVIS SCHOLARSHIP FUND DURING THE FIRST OFFICIAL JAIL & BAIL EVENT CHARLOTTE, N.C. (Oct. 10, 2008) -- Despite the rainy weather, hundreds of fans showed up and helped collect $100,000 in...

Sadler Foundation auction to benefit cancer

Sadler Foundation auction to benefit cancer

Elliott Sadler and Stanley Racing Auction Race Used Pink Driver Suit and Wheels to Benefit Susan G. Komen for the Cure® www.SadlerFoundation.org to Host Online Auction To Benefit Susan G. Komen for the Cure STATESVILLE, N.C. (Oct. 11, 2008)...

Fri 10 Oct 2008
Jeff Gordon Foundation news 2008-10-09

Jeff Gordon Foundation news 2008-10-09

The Jeff Gordon Foundation Honors Heroes CHARLOTTE, NC (October 8, 2008) - The Jeff Gordon Foundation and the four-time NASCAR Cup Series champion, Jeff Gordon, hosted "A Hero's Journey" on Wednesday. The day-long event raised over $310,000...

Thu 09 Oct 2008
NASCAR Foundation news 2008-10-09

NASCAR Foundation news 2008-10-09

THE NASCAR FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES $450,000 DONATION TO VICTORY JUNCTION GANG NASCAR Day Annual Fundraiser Has Raised More Than $1.5 Million For Victory Junction CHARLOTTE, N.C. (Oct. 9, 2008) -- Representatives for The NASCAR Foundation presented...

Petty Enterprises, Labonte sponsor news 2008-10-09

Petty Enterprises, Labonte sponsor news 2008-10-09

Petty Enterprises and General Mills Go 'Pink Together' for Breast Cancer Cheerios Dodge Will Sport Paint Scheme in Honor of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month Mooresville, N.C. (October 9, 2008) -- In recognition of National Breast Cancer...

Jamie McMurray Foundation news 2008-10-08

Jamie McMurray Foundation news 2008-10-08

CONCORD, N.C. (October 8, 2008) -- After a weekend full of racing at Lowe's Motor Speedway, Jamie McMurray will tee it up on Monday morning in the Third Annual Jamie McMurray Foundation Golf Tournament in Mooresville, N.C. McMurray will be joined...

Tue 07 Oct 2008
Graham Rahal to benefit Hole in the Wall Camps

Graham Rahal to benefit Hole in the Wall Camps

Graham Rahal Auctions Helmet To Benefit Paul Newman's Hole In The Wall Camps Graham Rahal, driver of the Hole in the Wall Camps car for Newman/Haas/Lanigan Racing in the IndyCar Series, and helmet designer/painter Troy Lee created a helmet ...

Thu 02 Oct 2008
Mon 29 Sep 2008
Alex Zanardi to auction 07 Oschersleben helmet

Alex Zanardi to auction 07 Oschersleben helmet

OSCHERSLEBEN 2007 RACING HELMET AT A CHARITY AUCTION ON E-BAY On the next first of October, the website www.ebay.it will auction an autographed racing helmet that I used in occasion of the 2007 race of Oschersleben. The initial bid will be 1 ...

Sun 28 Sep 2008
Statement from Newman's Own

Statement from Newman's Own

Statement from Newman's Own: "Paul Newman's craft was acting. His passion was racing. His love was his family and friends. And his heart and soul were dedicated to helping make the world a better place for all. Paul had an abiding belief in the...

Paul Leonard Newman 1925 - 2008

Paul Leonard Newman 1925 - 2008

PAUL LEONARD NEWMAN January 26, 1925 -- September 26, 2008 Paul Leonard Newman, eighty-three, one of the most warmly admired and universally loved figures in motion pictures and philanthropy, died Friday after a long battle with cancer at his...

Tony Stewart statement on Paul Newman

Tony Stewart statement on Paul Newman

Statement from Tony Stewart Regarding the Passing of Paul Newman KANSAS CITY, Kan. (Sept. 27, 2008) -- The following is a statement from Tony Stewart, two-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion and former IRL IndyCar Series champion, ...

Fri 26 Sep 2008
Le Petit Elegance news 2008-09-26

Le Petit Elegance news 2008-09-26

LE PETIT ELEGANCE: REGISTRATION, PRE-BIDDING EXTENDED Pre-bidding for the second annual Le Petit Elegance auction is being extended until 5 p.m. ET on Friday, September 26. The list of donated items auction has grown to more than 100 unique ...

Hyde's epic 300-mile bike ride for charity

Hyde's epic 300-mile bike ride for charity

HYDE'S EPIC 300-MILE BIKE RIDE FOR CHARITY The Dunlop Sport Maxx Championship photographer, Steve Hyde, has successfully ridden over 300 miles on a bike -- in aid of charity. Steve was part of a group of nine Goodyear Dunlop associates that ...

Dale Jr Foundation news 2008-09-25

Dale Jr Foundation news 2008-09-25

  Ryder Cup's Boo Weekley To Join Dale Jr. at 5th Annual CSA; After historic win, PGA Tour Golfer turns focus to Earnhardt Jr.'s charity event MOORESVILLE, N.C. - When Dale Earnhardt Jr. asked PGA Tour golfer Boo Weekley to join him at the...

Thu 25 Sep 2008
Atlanta Motor Speedway news 2008-09-25

Atlanta Motor Speedway news 2008-09-25

Speedway Children's Charities to Host Auction and Track Walk at AMS NASCAR Auction; Walk on Atlanta Motor Speedway during Race Weekend HAMPTON, Ga. (September 25, 2008) -- The Atlanta Motor Speedway chapter of Speedway Children's Charities...

Tue 23 Sep 2008
Jimmie Johnson, sponsor raise relief funds

Jimmie Johnson, sponsor raise relief funds

Team 48 Driver Jimmie Johnson and Lowe's Racing for Relief Raises Thousands for Red Cross Relief MOORESVILLE, N.C. (Sept. 22, 2008) --Two-time NASCAR Sprint Cup champion Jimmie Johnson's efforts on the track this weekend raised $19,200 to ...

Fri 19 Sep 2008
Yamaha Racing news on Riders For Health

Yamaha Racing news on Riders For Health

Yamaha and Alpinestars donate unique Haga leathers to Riders For Health The Yamaha Motor Italia Superbike team have kindly donated a unique set of Noriyuki Haga's Alpinestars leathers to the Riders For Health charity to auction for their cause.

Johnson, sponsor and team fundraiser news 2008-09-17

Johnson, sponsor and team fundraiser news 2008-09-17

THE CHASE IS ON FOR LOWE'S AND TEAM 48 TO RAISE MONEY FOR THE AMERICAN RED CROSS Lowe's Activates 'Racing for Relief' in Dover 400 to Generate Funds for Areas Affected by 2008 Hurricanes MOORESVILLE, N.C. -- In response to Hurricane Ike, ...

Thu 18 Sep 2008
TRG/Riegel Autosport to raise CF funds in 2009

TRG/Riegel Autosport to raise CF funds in 2009

TRG/RIEGEL AUTOSPORT JOINS WITH CYSTIC FIBROSIS FOUNDATION FOR 2009 ROLEX 24 Car 65 to Join "Sixty-Five Roses" Sports Club to Help Raise Awareness Petaluma, Calif. --When the checkered flag falls at the upcoming Grand-Am Rolex Series ...

Wed 17 Sep 2008
Martin Truex Jr Foundation news 2008-09-17

Martin Truex Jr Foundation news 2008-09-17

Truex to Tee It Up for Charity On Thursday, September 18th, Martin Truex Jr. will kick off the First Annual Martin Truex Jr. Foundation Golf Tournament in his hometown of Mayetta, N.J. Though he describes himself as an "awful" golfer, the ...

TAG Heuer celebrates British F1 drivers

TAG Heuer celebrates British F1 drivers

London: TAG Heuer President and CEO Jean-Christophe Babin hosted the exclusive preview party for the TAG Heuer British Formula 1 Drivers exhibition curated by Sir Stirling Moss OBE, Damon Hill OBE and brand ambassador Lewis Hamilton at The Mall ...

Liz Halliday's suit on auction for Mencap

Liz Halliday's suit on auction for Mencap

Bid for Liz Halliday's signed race suite and help Mencap! Fans of Liz Halliday have the opportunity to own one of the dual sportswoman's race suits, signed by the California-born racing driver and equestrian. Halliday, who is now based in the...

New CARA Charities Executive Director announced

New CARA Charities Executive Director announced

CARA Charities Announces New Executive Director Indianapolis, IN September 16, 2008 - The board of directors of CARA Charities today announced the appointment of Cathie Lyon as the new Executive Director effective October 1, 2008. Lyon will ...

Le Petit Elegance news 2008-09-17

Le Petit Elegance news 2008-09-17

SERIES TEAMS, MANUFACTURERS START THE GIVING SEASON EARLY American Le Mans Series competitors, manufacturers and supporters have helped put together one of the largest collections of racing memorabilia, merchandise and experiences as part of the...

Tue 16 Sep 2008
Singapore GP rain brings oppertunity for charities

Singapore GP rain brings oppertunity for charities

Leave the umbrella at home, "Survival Kits" for Spectators Raise Funds for Singapore Charities Singapore, - As the 2008 FORMULA 1 SingTel Singapore Grand Prix is a "rain or shine" event, Singapore GP Pte Ltd understands that some spectators...

Mon 15 Sep 2008
Kallita Motorsports gives donation to BRAKES

Kallita Motorsports gives donation to BRAKES

Kalitta Presents Herbert with Check for BRAKES; $50,000 Donation Given in the Name of Scott Kalitta CONCORD, N.C. (Sept. 14, 2008) -- Before the third round of qualifying on Saturday at zMAX Dragway in Concord, N.C., Connie...

Sat 13 Sep 2008
Michigan Int'l Raceway news 2008-09-12

Michigan Int'l Raceway news 2008-09-12

1,179 units of blood collected at Spirit of America Blood Drive BROOKLYN, Mich. (Sept. 12, 2008) -- With the generosity and support of more than 1,000 donors, the Spirit of America Blood Drive at Michigan International Speedway will again save...

Milwaukee Mile news 2008-09-12

Milwaukee Mile news 2008-09-12

Milwaukee Mile Hosted Very Successful NASCAR Foundation Blood & Marrow Drive on Sept. 11 Blood Center of Wisconsin Event Held in Speedway's Infield Media Center Attracted New Marrow Donors and Dozens of Blood Donors West Allis, Wis.