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Honda To Conclude Participation In F1 After 2021

Honda Motor Company has announced that it has decided to conclude its participation in the FIA Formula 1 World Championship as a power unit supplier…

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NHRA Announces Multi-Year Deal With Camping World

Camping World, the retailer of recreational vehicles (RVs), RV accessories, and RV-related services, has partnered with the National Hot Rod…

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BorgWarner Completes Acquisition Of Delphi Technologies 

BorgWarner Inc. has announced it has completed the acquisition of Delphi Technologies.  "We are pleased to complete our acquisition of Delphi…

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HPD Names David Salters President

Honda Performance Development (HPD), which leads all Honda and Acura high-performance racing programs in North America, has announced David Salters…

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IMSA, SCCA Announce Joint Effort

The International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) and Sports Car Club of America (SCCA) have announced a new partnership to offer a clear-cut path…

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Hendrick, Childress Collaborate To Establish Common Chevrolet Engine

Hendrick Motorsports and Richard Childress Racing have confirmed that the two teams will combine forces to establish one common Chevrolet engine…

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IndyCar Announces 17-Race Schedule For 2021 

IndyCar officials have announced a 17-race schedule for the 2021 NTT IndyCar Series. The 2021 season will begin Sunday, March 7, on the streets of…

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NASCAR Adds Three New Tracks, Two New Layouts To 2021 Cup Schedule

NASCAR has announced the 2021 NASCAR Cup Series schedule, a slate that includes the introduction of three new race tracks–and new layouts at two…

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Last Call For 2020 COPO Camaro 

Chevrolet Performance has announced the "last call" for the track-use-only 2020 COPO Camaro handcrafted by GM engineers.  For the first time in…

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New PRI Feature: Ask The Experts

Any topic, any type of racing... it’s all fair game for this new PRI feature! Here’s how it works: We’ve assembled the industry’s brightest and…

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Charlotte To Host Fans For Bank Of America ROVAL 400

Charlotte Motor Speedway will be able to host fans for the Bank of America ROVAL 400 on Sunday, October 11, as well as for the Drive for the Cure…

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Stefano Domenicali and Chase Carey

Domenicali To Become New CEO Of Formula 1

Stefano Domenicali of Italy has been announced as the new president and CEO of Formula 1, effective January 2021. Chase Carey, the current chairman…

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General Motors Announces Leadership For Technical Center

General Motors has announced the leadership for its new Concord, North Carolina-based performance and racing technical center.  Dr. Eric Warren of…

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California Governor Signs Order to Phase Out New Gas-Powered Cars by 2035

California Governor Gavin Newsom has issued a controversial Executive Order this week instructing the California Air Resources Board (CARB) to draft…

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NMCA All-American Nationals Returns to Summit Motorsports Park in 2021

The NMCA Muscle Car Nationals has announced the NMCA All-American Nationals is returning to Summit Motorsports Park (Norwalk, Ohio) in 2021 with a…

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Lubrication Specialties Inc. Promotes Kyle Fischer to Director of Branding & Promotions

Lubrication Specialties Inc. (LSI) President Brett Tennar has announced the promotion of Kyle Fischer to Director of Branding & Promotions.…

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NEW ORGANIZATION TO LEAD LMEM

At the end of the 2020 season, Gérard Neveu will step down as CEO of Le Mans Endurance Management (LMEM) as announced by Pierre Fillon, President of…

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Meyer Distributing Opens New Sales Office In Pennsylvania 

Meyer Distributing, the automotive specialty products marketer and distributor, has announced the addition of a Pennsylvania-based office.  The new…

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Garrett Motion Acquired By KPS Capital Partners

Garrett Motion has entered an agreement for KPS Capital Partners to purchase its business, subject to court approval and customary closing…

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NBA Legend Michael Jordan, Denny Hamlin Form Cup Series Team

Basketball legend Michael Jordan has agreed to purchase a NASCAR Cup Series Charter. Bubba Wallace will be the driver for Jordan and his partner…

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IMS To Host Fans For The First Time In 2020

For the first time in 2020, Indianapolis Motor Speedway (IMS) will welcome fans to the Racing Capital of the World for the IndyCar Harvest GP…

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NHRA Files Lawsuit Against The Coca-Cola Company

The National Hot Rod Association (NHRA) has filed a lawsuit against The Coca-Cola Company, according to an announcement by NHRA President Glen…

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Must See Racing To Transition To 'Special-Events-Only' Structure

After more than a decade of sanctioning winged sprint car competition, Must See Racing has confirmed that the organization will reformat the Must…

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FIA WEC Reveals Provisional 2021 Calendar

Officials have released the 2021 FIA World Endurance Championship provisional calendar. Six races across North America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle…

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Hawk Performance Announces Jackson As New Marketing Agency

Hawk Performance, the manufacturer of high-performance braking systems, parts, and fluids, has announced a new agreement with Jackson, the…

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World Of Outlaws Increases Sprint Car Purses, Points Fund

Officials from the World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car Series have announced the series is increasing its single-day and two-day event…

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PRI Closed For Thanksgiving Holiday

Performance Racing Industry (PRI) will be closed for the week of Thanksgiving, beginning Monday, November 23, through Friday, November 27. We will…

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2021 Schedule Set For NASCAR Camping World Truck Series

NASCAR has announced the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series 2021 schedule, which is highlighted by trips to traditional and new tracks alike,…

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OCRS Names Terry Mattox As New Co-Owner

Oil Capital Racing Series (OCRS) owner Kerry Gorby has announced that Terry Mattox has purchased an interest in the series and is now a co-owner.…

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Jenna Jefferies Joins PerTronix Performance Brands

PerTronix Performance Brands has announced that industry veteran Jenna Jefferies has joined the company as its new national account manager. …

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