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Formula 1 Secures Austrian Grand Prix Through 2027

Formula 1 officials have announced a new four-year agreement to race in Austria until 2027. The Austrian Grand Prix returned to the FIA Formula 1…

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Turn 14 Ambassador Dai Yoshihara Enters TC America Race Series With VGRT

Photo courtesy of Turn 14 Distribution, Pit+Paddock Turn 14 Distribution-sponsored Daijiro “Dai” Yoshihara has entered the TC America competition…

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AAM Group Hires Jeff Kesar As Engine Pro Marketing Specialist 

After assuming operational oversight of Engine Pro, The AAM Group—the automotive aftermarket program distribution group and specialty marketing firm…

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IMS Hall of Fame To Induct Tim Cindric, Tony George 

Tim Cindric, Tony George The Indianapolis Motor Speedway (IMS) Museum has announced the IMS Hall of Fame Class of 2023 Inductees Tim Cindric and…

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Toyota, TRD Launch GR Supra Jr. Roadster For NHRA Racing 

Photo of the GR Supra Jr. Roadster, left, courtesy of NHRA National Dragster  Toyota and Toyota Racing Development (TRD, U.S.A.) have unveiled the…

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Bill Introduced In U.S. House Of Reps. To Prevent ICE Bans

U.S. Representative John Joyce (R-PA) has introduced H.R. 1435, the “Preserving Choice in Vehicle Purchases Act,” a bill designed to protect…

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Pro-Motorsports Legislation One Step Closer To WV Law

Photo of Summit Point Motorsports Park, in Summit, West Virginia, by Mike Adaskaveg West Virginia lawmakers have passed PRI-supported legislation…

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2023 Drag Racing Sponsorship Summit

Discover The Steps To Profitable Partnerships At The Drag Racing Sponsorship Summit

Racers, teams, promoters and sponsors at all levels of competition are invited to join sponsorship guru Alex Striler and more than a dozen top…

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Lubrication Specialties Announces Additions To Marketing Team

Lubrication Specialties (LSI)—the Mt. Gilead, Ohio-based manufacturer of Hot Shot’s Secret (HSS) brand of additives, oils, and fluids—has announced…

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West Coast Stock Car/Motorsports Hall Of Fame Names Five Members For 2023

NASCAR Cup Series champions Kurt Busch and Kevin Harvick, winners of nearly 100 premier division races, including the Daytona 500 and other crown…

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Cummins Announces Accelera Green-Tech Power Business 

Cummins—the Columbus, Indiana-based specialist of diesel and alternative fuel engines, generators, and related components—has launched Accelera by…

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More Details Revealed For The Future Of Auto Club Speedway (CA) 

More details have been revealed about the recent sale of NASCAR’s Auto Club Speedway—the 2-mile, low-banked D-shaped oval superspeedway near Fontana…

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Longtime Beech Bend Track Owner Dallas Jones, 82

Photo of Dallas Jones courtesy of Kentucky Motorsports Hall of Fame Dallas Jones, the longtime owner of Beech Bend Raceway Park in Bowling Green,…

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Legends Nitro Funny Cars Series Announces Nine Races For 2023 

Officials with the Legends Nitro Funny Cars series have announced its schedule will feature nine events in 2023. Teams campaign Funny Cars fueled by…

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Öhlins Racing Joins NASCAR Competition Partner Program

Öhlins Racing—the racing suspension supplier based in Stockholm, Sweden, with a USA branch in Hendersonville, North Carolina—has joined the NASCAR…

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South Boston Speedway (VA) Exploring Options To Sell 

South Boston Speedway—the 4/10-mile asphalt oval in South Boston, Virginia—has confirmed the owners are exploring options to sell the venue.  “The…

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NHRA Pro Mod To Feature New Playoff-Style Points In 2023 

Finish Line Consultants and National Hot Rod Association (NHRA) officials have announced a new points system will be introduced for the FuelTech…

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Congressional Automotive Performance and Motorsports Caucus

Motorsports Caucus Names Sen. Markwayne Mullin (R-OK) Co-Chair 

PRI congratulates U.S. Sen. Markwayne Mullin (R-OK) on being named the Co-Chair of the Congressional Automotive Performance and Motorsports Caucus.…

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NASCAR To Announce New Short Track, Road Course Rules 

Officials with NASCAR have announced plans to debut new aerodynamic rules designed to enhance NASCAR Cup Series racing at short ovals and road…

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Speedway Motorsports Announces Five Promotions

In keeping with the company’s commitment to elevating dedicated and effective leaders from within, officials with Concord, North Carolina-based…

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Chip Ganassi Racing Announces Women In Motorsports Internship Class

Photo courtesy of Chip Ganassi Racing (CGR)  Chip Ganassi Racing (CGR) and PNC Bank have selected the class for the second year of their women-only…

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Business Owner, Former BendPak VP Gary Henthorn, 52

Gary Henthorn, the founder of three automotive service equipment brands and son of BendPak owners Don and Ginger Henthorn, has passed away. He was…

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Race Winning Brands Adds Bob Cook Sales

Race Winning Brands (RWB)—the Mentor, Ohio-based portfolio company of MiddleGround Capital in Lexington, Kentucky, and manufacturer of high-…

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WEC’s Hertz Team JOTA Partners With NFL Legend Tom Brady

Image courtesy of Hertz Team JOTA Hertz Team JOTA has revealed that its livery for the upcoming FIA WEC season will prominently feature NFL star…

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Fox Factory Enters Agreement To Acquire Custom Wheel House 

Fox Factory—the Duluth, Georgia-based designer and manufacturer of performance products for applications including off-road vehicles, side-by-sides…

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PerTronix Appoints Sarah Lassek As Chief Brand Officer

PerTronix Performance Brands—the San Dimas, California-based provider of aftermarket automotive products, including ignition, exhaust, and fuel…

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Dayco Strengthens Team Structure

Dayco—the engine products and drive systems supplier based in Roseville, Michigan—has promoted four aftermarket team members.  Jay Buckley has…

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Chevrolet To Retire Camaro After Sixth Generation

Image courtesy of Chevrolet After nine model years in the market, with hundreds of thousands sold, the sixth-generation Chevrolet Camaro will retire…

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IndyCar Extends NTT, NTT DATA Entitlement Partnership With Multiyear Agreement

Officials with Penske Entertainment’s IndyCar have announced NTT and NTT data have extended the entitlement partnership of North America’s premier…

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NHRA Names Mike Eames Northwest Division Director

Officials with the National Hot Rod Association (NHRA) based in Glendora, California, have announced the addition of Mike Eames as the Division…

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