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Reports: NASCAR Sells California’s Auto Club Speedway

According to published reports, NASCAR has sold land on the site of Auto Club Speedway, the 2-mile, low-banked D-shaped oval superspeedway near…

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Bottom row: WV Senator Ben Queen, WV Senator Mark Maynard, Kiley Chapley (SEMA/PRI), Laura Bowman (WV Motorsports Committee), Jared Frederick (Summit Point Motorsports Park), Christian Robinson (SEMA/PRI). Top row: Tim Cotter (MX Sports), Jeff Johnson (Summit Point Motorsports Park), Tom Deery (PRI), Edwin Pardue (Summit Point Motorsports Park).

PRI Raising Awareness For Race Track ‘Responsibility’

Bottom row: WV Senator Ben Queen, WV Senator Mark Maynard, Kiley Chapley (SEMA/PRI), Laura Bowman (WV Motorsports Committee), Jared Frederick (Summit…

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PRI, SEMA Hire Alicia Steger As PAC Manager 

PRI and SEMA have hired Alicia Steger as their Political Action Committee (PAC) manager. Based in the Government and Public Affairs office in…

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Extreme E Reveals New Sporting Format, 10 Races For Next Season

Officials with Extreme E—the off-road racing series featuring electric SUVs and founded by the same team behind Formula E—have revealed updates for…

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New Director Of Race Operations For Circle City Raceway (IN)

Officials with Circle City Raceway—the 1/4-mile dirt track at the Marion County Fairgrounds in Indianapolis, Indiana—have announced Will Greenwell…

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15th Annual Motor State Pro-Touring Challenge Set For July

Officials with Motor State Distributing’s Pro-Touring event—the Motor State Challenge—have announced details for its 15th annual event, set for July…

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Erick Chesterman Joins USRA, USMTS As Director Of Track Operations

Image courtesy of USRA, USMTS Officials from the United States Modified Touring Series (USMTS) and United States Racing Association (USRA) have…

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OptiTorque Technologies Announces VP Of Performance Sales & Marketing

Penn Yan, New York-based fastener manufacturer OptiTorque Technologies has announced Brock White as vice president of Performance Sales &…

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NHRA’s Maynards Launch JCM Driver Development Program

Image courtesy of NHRA, JCM Racing NHRA team owners Joe and Cathi Maynard have launched the JCM Racing Driver Development program and announced its…

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Sonoma Raceway Names Karen Davis VP, Marketing And Events

Officials with Sonoma Raceway—the road course and drag strip located in Sonoma, California and owned by Speedway Motorsports—have appointed NASCAR…

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NASCAR Announces New Campus Lab Program At Bethune-Cookman University 

NASCAR has announced a new Campus Lab Program that will launch in the fall semester at Bethune-Cookman University based in Daytona Beach, Florida.…

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NCMA Names Greg Walter Chairman Of The Board

The North Carolina Motorsports Association (NCMA) has announced Greg Walter has been named chairman of the NCMA Board of Directors. Walter is the…

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DeatschWerks Announces Matt Patrick As Technical Director

DeatschWerks—the Oklahoma City, Oklahoma-based high-performance fuel systems manufacturer—has appointed Matt Patrick as its technical director.  In…

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Mechanix Wear Names Jesse Spungin As CEO

Mechanix Wear—the Valencia, California-based designer and manufacturer of high-performance work gloves—has announced Jesse Spungin has been promoted…

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First-Ever Alaska Speed Week Set For June

Michelle Lackey Maynor, co-owner and president of Alaska Raceway Park in Palmer, Alaska, has announced that the first-ever Alaska Speed Week is set…

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Don Schumacher Motorsports Announces $10.5M Expansion

Don Schumacher Motorsports—the manufacturing arm of Don Schumacher Racing—has announced plans for a $10.5 million expansion in Brownsburg, Indiana,…

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Team Allied Distribution Adds California Warehouse

Team Allied Distribution—the Benicia, California-based independent warehouse distributor of automotive exhaust components—has announced the opening…

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WISSOTA Names New Director Of Operations, Executive Assistant

St. Cloud, Minnesota-based WISSOTA Promoters Association has announced longtime employee Callie Sullivan has been named director of operations. …

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BorgWarner Announces New Aftermarket Segment Spin-Off, CEO And CFO

BorgWarner—the American automotive supplier based in Auburn Hills, Michigan—has announced its spin-off fuel system and aftermarket segment will be a…

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‘Street Outlaws: No Prep Kings’ Announces Six Stops On 2023 Tour 

Pilgrim Studios, the organizers behind Discovery Channel’s “Street Outlaws: No Prep Kings” series, has announced six stops from the 2023 season,…

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DEI Adds New VP Of Sales & Marketing 

Design Engineering, Inc. (DEI) has announced the addition of Brad Bricker to its sales team as vice president of Sales & Marketing. In his new…

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SEMA Future Leader Network Announces Professional Development Program

The SEMA Future Leaders Network (FLN) has announced its second annual Professional Development Program (PDP) will take place May 11–12 at the SEMA…

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FRAM, Raybestos Parent Company Acquires Towing Brand

FRAM, Raybestos Parent Company Acquires Towing Brand

First Brands—the Rochester, Michigan-based parent company of FRAM, Raybestos, Centric/StopTech, and more automotive manufacturing brands—has…

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BorgWarner Appoints Hau Thai-Tang To Board Of Directors

BorgWarner—the American automotive supplier based in Auburn Hills, Michigan—has announced Hau Thai-Tang has been named to its Board of Directors. “…

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GRIDLIFE To Join NASCAR, Porsche Carrera Cup For Road America Weekend

Image courtesy of GRIDLIFE  GRIDLIFE has announced it will make its support series debut during NASCAR’s Road America race weekend. The GRIDLIFE…

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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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