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October 24, 2017
IHRA-owner and operator IRG Sports + Entertainment (IRGSE), who also market and promote sports and live entertainment experiences, announced the promotion of Louis F. Partenza to President and Chief Executive Officer.
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October 23, 2017
The Mazda Miata Heritage Cup championship races—which will return for a second season in 2018—were well received by SVRA racers in 2017; the Mid-Ohio and VIR events had more than 20 entries and officials expect even larger fields in 2018.
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October 23, 2017
Longtime Indianapolis 500 car entrant Rolla Vollstedt, perhaps best remembered for bringing Janet Guthrie to Indianapolis Motor Speedway in 1976 as the first female to be entered for the Indianapolis 500, died Sunday in Portland, Oregon.
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October 23, 2017
Racing historian Melissa Bleier and digital development pioneer Michael Verlatti Jr. have been named to the board of directors of the West Coast Stock Car Hall of Fame. Bleier, resides in Port Costa, Calif., while Verlatti Jr. resides in Charlotte, N.C.
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October 23, 2017
This year’s 30th Anniversary PRI Trade Show show, held December 7-9, 2017, at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis, will once again feature valuable amenities and services to assist international attendees taking part in the three biggest business days in racing.