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Thu 02 Oct 2008
Sun 28 Sep 2008
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...

Tue 03 Jun 2008
Cruz Pedregon Eldora Prelude to Dream pre-race

Cruz Pedregon Eldora Prelude to Dream pre-race

Cruz Pedregon prepping for Prelude to the Dream INDIANAPOLIS (June 2) -- Funny Car world champion Cruz Pedregon has a trophy case full of drag racing Wallys, but the veteran straight-line racer admits he'd love to add some hardware from circle...

Sat 12 Jul 2008
Tony Stewart Foundation news 2008-07-10

Tony Stewart Foundation news 2008-07-10

Tony Stewart Racing Drivers to Wear Special Helmets For Kings Royal, Chevy Powers Indiana Sprint Week Events Donny Schatz, Kraig Kinser and Levi Jones to Wear Custom Painted Helmets For Tony Stewart Foundation Auction INDIANAPOLIS (July 11,...

Thu 17 Jul 2008
Mid-Ohio: Bobby Rahal Foundation news

Mid-Ohio: Bobby Rahal Foundation news

BOBBY RAHAL FOUNDATION AND RAHAL LETTERMAN RACING HOLDING FUNDRAISING RAFFLE AT MID-OHIO TO BENEFIT NATIONWIDE CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL HILLIARD, Ohio (July 17, 2008) -- The Bobby Rahal Foundation, which has raised millions of dollars over the years...

Fri 05 Sep 2008
Ford announces Junior Diabetes design winner

Ford announces Junior Diabetes design winner

SIX-YEAR-OLD IS WINNING JDRF DESIGNER; SPECIALLY DESIGNED FORD FUNNY CAR UNVEILED IN INDIANAPOLIS * Ford Customer Service Division (FCSD) unveiled the winning JDRF car design that will be featured on the Motorcraft/Quick Lane Shelby...

Fri 05 Dec 2008
Mika Hakkinen on hand for Laureus MotorV8 project

Mika Hakkinen on hand for Laureus MotorV8 project

FORMULA ONE LEGEND MIKA HAKKINEN MOTORV8s YOUTHS AT LAUNCH OF NEW LAUREUS PROJECT IN ENGLAND MILTON KEYNES, December 3, 2008 -- Laureus World Sports Academy member and double Formula One World Champion Mika Hakkinen was guest of honour at the ...

Thu 09 Oct 2008
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...

Wed 23 Jul 2008
Australian Karting raises money for Breast Cancer

Australian Karting raises money for Breast Cancer

KARTING RAISES $16,200 FOR NATIONAL BREAST CANCER FOUNDATION The Motorsport arena is more commonly referred to as a place that is dominated by males, however, at the Lithgow Kart circuit it was a very different story as the venue hosted the ...

Tue 12 Aug 2008
SCC to host Herbert's BRAKES fundraiser

SCC to host Herbert's BRAKES fundraiser

Speedway Children's Charities to Host Events During Inaugural NHRA Nationals Golf Tournament and Charity Dinner will Benefit Herbert's BRAKES LINCOLNTON, N.C. (Aug. 7, 2008) -- Speedway Children's Charities will host a charity golf tournament...

Fri 16 May 2008
CARA 2008 fashion show news 2008-05-16

CARA 2008 fashion show news 2008-05-16

Celebrities Unite For 27th Annual CARA Fashion Show Indianapolis, IN MAY 16, 2008 - The belief that children's charities are deserving of support has enticed several Indy notables to join the already star-studded lineup for CARA ...

Tue 02 Dec 2008
John Force Racing news 2008-12-01

John Force Racing news 2008-12-01

11th annual JFR Holiday Car Show Brings Joy to Kids of SoCal YORBA LINDA, CA (December 1, 2008) --- The holiday season is right around the corner and once again John Force Racing will be giving back to Southern California with the 11th annual...

Fri 12 Sep 2008
B-Racing partners with Make-A-Wish Austria

B-Racing partners with Make-A-Wish Austria

Austrian GT Power Team Sponsors the Power of Wishes B-Racing Team is new partner of Make-A-Wish Austria B-Racing Team, an Austrian racing-team in the king class of auto motor racing sports, is a new Sponsor of Make-A-Wish Foundation Austria. The...

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 ...

Tue 08 Apr 2008
Todd Hansen to make Iowa appearance for JDRF

Todd Hansen to make Iowa appearance for JDRF

Todd Hansen "Speeds The Cure"; ARCA RE/MAX Series Racer To Make Appearance In Newton, Iowa For Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation NEWTON IA (4-7-08) -- ARCA RE/MAX Series driver Todd Hansen suffers from Type 1 Juvenile Diabetes. The ...

Fri 31 Oct 2008
Coulthard dedicates final race to Wings for Life

Coulthard dedicates final race to Wings for Life

FROM FORMULA 1 PILOT TO AMBASSADOR OF A VISION David Coulthard supports Wings for Life 246 races, 535 points, 62 podiums and 13 wins this is David Coulthard's Formula 1 career in impressive figures. The Scotsman is dedicating his last ever...

Wed 18 Jun 2008
Hillary Will to visit New York charity

Hillary Will to visit New York charity

NHRA star Hillary Will to make special visit to children in New York YPSILANTI, Mich., (June 17, 2008) - Hillary Will, the world's fastest female and driver of the 8,000-horsepower KB Racing, LLC Top Fuel dragster, will join other NHRA POWERade...

Mon 08 Dec 2008
Valentino Rossi Wales Rally GB summary

Valentino Rossi Wales Rally GB summary

Rossi rewarded for perfect partnership with Stobart Wales Rally GB has seen a relationship blossom this weekend between MotoGP superstar Valentino Rossi and the Stobart VK M-Sport Ford rally team. When the two-wheeled champion made the decision...

Sun 28 Sep 2008
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, ...

Wed 17 Sep 2008
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 ...

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...

Wed 25 Jun 2008
Norwalk: David Powers Motorsports to host Team Braveheart

Norwalk: David Powers Motorsports to host Team Braveheart

DAVID POWERS MOTORSPORTS TO HOST TEAM BRAVEHEART AT NORWALK NHRA RACE NORWALK, Ohio (June 24, 2008) -- David Powers Motorsports will host Team BraveHeart, a group of children with congenital heart defects, during the second annual Summit...

Tue 01 Jan 2008
Race with the Stars for the Michael Park Fund

Race with the Stars for the Michael Park Fund

RACE WITH THE STARS FOR THE MICHAEL PARK FUND Fancy driving alongside your favourite motorsport heroes to raise cash for the Michael Park Fund? Well, now you have the chance of a lifetime to join some of the most famous names in racing while...

Wed 06 Aug 2008
Motorcraft, Tasca - JDRF fundraiser summary

Motorcraft, Tasca - JDRF fundraiser summary

Fundraising for Tasca's JDRF-themed funny car raises $84,542 for type 1 diabetes research * The Motorcraft and Quick Lane-sponsored car design contest to help raise awareness and funds for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, received 307...

Sun 13 Apr 2008
Kalitta LVMS Short Track Cars charity summary

Kalitta LVMS Short Track Cars charity summary

Doug Kalitta wins NHRA Stars in Short Track Cars charity race at LVMS Bullring LAS VEGAS, (April 13, 2008) -- Doug Kalitta, driver of the 8,000-horsepower "Big Red" Mac Tools Top Fuel dragster, returned to his round-racing roots last night at...

Sat 12 Apr 2008
Series joins CARA Charities at Long Beach

Series joins CARA Charities at Long Beach

PATRON SPIRITS JOINS CARA CHARITIES EVENT AT LONG BEACH Patron Spirits, title sponsor of the Tequila Patron American Le Mans Series at Long Beach and Patron Highcroft Racing, and Acura Motorsports will join with CARA Charities as an associate ...

Tue 02 Dec 2008
Wales Rally GB calls for Embarrassing Bodies

Wales Rally GB calls for Embarrassing Bodies

Wales Rally GB calls for Embarrassing Bodies to step forward Wales Rally GB could help turn a rally fan into a television celebrity, and cure a nasty illness at the same time, if they visit the Embarrassing Bodies mobile clinic at the Service...

Wed 12 Mar 2008
TSF to sponsor Kart for charity

TSF to sponsor Kart for charity

TONY STEWART FOUNDATION TO SPONSOR TEAM IN USAC BENEVOLENT FUND GO-KART CHALLENGE Jones, Hines Selected as Event Co-Captains INDIANAPOLIS (March 12, 2008) -- The Tony Stewart Foundation (TSF) will sponsor the Tony Stewart Racing (TSR) team in...

Tue 25 Nov 2008
Sarah Fisher Racing news 2008-11-24

Sarah Fisher Racing news 2008-11-24

SARAH FISHER RACING'S FIRST ANNUAL '12 DAYS OF CHRISTMAS FOOD DRIVE' Food Drive To Run From December 1-12, 2008, Benefiting St. Vincent DePaul Food Pantry INDIANAPOLIS, IN Nov 24, 2008 Sarah Fisher Racing (SFR) today announced the first...

Sat 09 Aug 2008
Make-A-Wish child named grand marshal for MIS race

Make-A-Wish child named grand marshal for MIS race

3M CAR CARE AND CARSTAR COLLISION CENTERS TO HONOR MAKE-A-WISH RECIPIENT AS GRAND MARSHAL FOR 3M PERFORMANCE 400 PRESENTED BY BONDO Austin Irwin, 12, of Greenfield, MO, to Give the Command for Sunday's Race 3M and CARSTAR Collision Centers to...

Sat 09 Feb 2008
Kids Finish First update 2008-02-07

Kids Finish First update 2008-02-07

Kids Finish First.org continues to attract attention (Orlando, FL) February 7, 2008 -- Long after the checkered flag flew on the Rolex 24 At Daytona and the last echo from the field of race motors faded away off Daytona's famed grandstands,...

Fri 07 Mar 2008
Petty donates No 45 Atlanta sponsorship

Petty donates No 45 Atlanta sponsorship

Richard and Kyle Petty Donate Atlanta Race Sponsorship to Paralyzed Veterans of America Washington, DC -- Petty Enterprises will donate the primary sponsorship of their No.45 Dodge at this weekend's Kobalt Tools 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway...

Thu 28 Feb 2008
Ohio Valley Region gives to JEGS Foundation

Ohio Valley Region gives to JEGS Foundation

Ohio Valley Region SCCA gives to The JEGS Foundation (NHRA) DELAWARE, Ohio (Feb 26) - The Ohio Valley Region of the Sports Car Club of America (SCCA) presented a check for the fourth consecutive year. To date this group has given more than ...

Mon 27 Oct 2008
NASCAR Foundation, Sam Ard Fund news 2008-10-27

NASCAR Foundation, Sam Ard Fund news 2008-10-27

Online Auction To Benefit The Sam Ard Fund; NASCAR Memorabilia Available In Joint Effort By The NASCAR Foundation And Motor Racing Outreach DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Oct. 27, 2008) -- For the next three weeks, NASCAR fans have the opportunity to do...

Tue 15 Jan 2008
NEC Celebrity Kart Challenge notes

NEC Celebrity Kart Challenge notes

GRAND DAY OUT FOR BRITISH HEART FOUNDATION AT NEC CELEBRITY KART CHALLENGE Leading UK charity the British Heart Foundation is 1,000 GBP better off thanks to the efforts of four of the country's most talented young saloon car racing drivers on ...

Fri 24 Oct 2008
Atlanta II: Kahne, Sadler help charity

Atlanta II: Kahne, Sadler help charity

NASCAR stars KASEY KAHNE and ELLIOTT SADLER team-up to benefit Ronald McDonald House Charities® (RMHC®) and support families in need; Efforts Help Raise Awareness for the Charity and Kick-off World Children's Day® at McDonald's® ATLANTA, Ga.