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Boninfante Group, ProTorque Add Tom Kundrik

The Boninfante Group has hired Tom Kundrik as ProTorque’s director of motorsports and sales.  “ProTorque has added an industry icon to our team,”…

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Jim Sweener Joins MyRacePass Digital Ads Network

MyRacePace (MRP) has announced auto industry veteran Jim Sweener as the director of advertising sales and business development for the MRP Digital…

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UTI To Open Austin, Texas, Campus In 2022

Universal Technical Institute Inc., the provider of transportation technician training, has announced plans to open a new campus in Austin, Texas,…

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ATI Announces First Chief Transmission Technology Officer

ATI Performance Products, based near Baltimore, Maryland, has announced the appointment of Vince Fourcade as Chief Transmission Technology Officer (…

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New SEMA Garage Planned In Michigan

The Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) has purchased a 45,000-square-foot building in the Detroit, Michigan, area to be used as a second…

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Capital City Motorsports Parks Signs Agreement With NHRA

                               Image courtesy of NHRA   Capital City Motorsports Park has signed on as the newest NHRA member track in the NHRA…

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Bondurant Racing School To Relaunch At New Location

Race car champion Bob Bondurant has announced the iconic Bondurant School of High Performance Driving (Bondurant Racing School) will relaunch in a…

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LSI Adds Thomas Robinson As Manager

LSI Chemical—the manufacturer of high-performance oil and fuel additives for downstream oil, petrol, and diesel fuel production— has announced…

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3rd Dimension Acquired By Addman Engineering Group

Addman Engineering Group, an additive manufacturing solution provider, has announced the acquisition of 3rd Dimension Industrial 3D Printing based…

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Charlotte Motor Speedway Executive Vice President and General Manager Greg Walter, 2020 Promoter of the Year. Photo courtesy of Charlotte Motor Speedway

Greg Walter Named Promoter Of The Year For 2020

Photo of Greg Walter courtesy of Charlotte Motor Speedway Speedway Motorsports officials have honored Charlotte Motor Speedway Executive Vice…

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The Mint 400 Announces Official ‘Military Vehicle’ Class 

Officials with The Mint 400 have announced an all-new military vehicle class for the 2021 event set for December 1–5, in Las Vegas, Nevada.  The…

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PRI Announces All-New Business Membership

Companies are invited to help support the motorsports industry by joining together under Performance Racing Industry’s landmark program. Racing and…

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New Ownership Group For Lime Rock

After 37 years of ownership, Skip Barber has announced a new ownership structure for Lime Rock Park.  Lime Rock Group, LLC, comprised of General…

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SuperSprings Announces Changes To Leadership

SuperSprings International has announced the restructuring of its leadership team in response to the growth the company has experienced this year.…

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Scott Tapley Named Thunder Road Race Director

Thunder Road officials have appointed Scott Tapley as race director for the 2021 season. The longtime motorsports official will oversee all of the…

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California Introduces Manufacturing Tax Credit Legislation

California Assembly Member Tim Grayson (D-Concord) has introduced PRI-supported legislation (AB 904) that would create a new tax credit designed to…

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PRI Publishes ‘Back to Green Flag’ Operations Protocol

With state and local COVID-19 restrictions easing around the country, it’s finally time to get back to racing. As the green flag drops on the 2021…

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Champion Oil Adds Scott Baubie

Champion Brands—the blender and packager of automotive, racing, and heavy-duty lubricants, chemicals, additives, and motor oils—has announced the…

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New Daytona International Speedway President Frank Kelleher standing on the race track. Photo courtesy of DIS

Daytona Appoints Frank Kelleher As Track President

Daytona International Speedway has announced Frank Kelleher, an experienced industry veteran, has been appointed president of the historic racing…

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2021 Dates, Stops For HOT ROD Drag Week, Power Tour Announced

MOTORTREND has announced two of its annual events are returning in 2021: the HOT ROD Power Tour (August 23–27) and HOT ROD Drag Week (September 12–…

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Commentary: After Successful NCAA Tourney, Indianapolis On Track For Momentous PRI Show

Indiana loves two things: motorsports and basketball. Maybe three things, if you count safely hosting large, in-person events without a hitch. The…

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West Virginia Reintroduces Bill To Aid Construction Of Motorsports Complexes

Photo courtesy of Summit Point Motorsports Park, Facebook Legislation (S.B. 554) has been introduced in West Virginia to provide tax relief that…

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Registration Opens For SEMA Nordic Trip

Photo courtesy of Lena Peres, Speedgroup   SEMA has opened registration for the first SEMA Nordic trip set for August 25–29, 2021, in Stockholm,…

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Fans Returning To Irwindale Speedway This Weekend

Irwindale Speedway has announced that fans can return to the grandstands beginning with the April 10 race.  LA’s favorite short track will kick off…

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Starrett Appoints Director Of Sales, Metrology Systems

The L.S. Starrett Company—a global manufacturer of precision measuring tools and gages, metrology systems, and more—has announced the appointment of…

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Formula 1 Adds Second Austria Race To Replace Turkey In 2021

Formula 1 has provided an update on the 2021 race calendar, with new COVID-19 travel restrictions meaning it’s no longer possible to race in Turkey…

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NHRA Reschedules Winternationals, Cancels Northwest Nationals 

NHRA and Auto Club Raceway have announced July 30–August 1 as the rescheduled date of the 61st annual Lucas Oil NHRA Winternationals presented by…

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IndyCar Removes Canada From 2021 Schedule

Due to ongoing COVID-19 health and safety restrictions in Ontario, Canada, organizers for the Honda Indy Toronto and the NTT IndyCar Series have…

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Applications Open For 2021 Rod Campbell Award

Photo of Rod Campbell courtesy of Jeff Swooba A group of professionals, including Sean Jones, Townsend Bell, Jeff Swoboda, Jason Campbell, David…

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TMS President To Step Down After All-Star Race

Photo of Eddie Gossage courtesy of TMS After more than three decades with Speedway Motorsports, including the last 25 years at Texas Motor Speedway…

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