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Mustang Cobra Jet 1400

Electric Ford Mustang Cobra Jet To Match Race At U.S. Nationals 

  Ford Performance will showcase the Mustang Cobra Jet 1400 during this weekend’s Denso Spark Plugs NHRA U.S. Nationals in Indianapolis.  Ford NHRA…

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USAC Adds Laura Hauenstein To Leadership Team

The United States Auto Club (USAC Racing) has announced the addition of Laura Hauenstein to the sanctioning body’s leadership team. Hauenstein will…

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Rendering of the new M1 Concourse Event Center & Restaurant in Pontiac, Michigan

M1 Concourse Breaks Ground On Event Center

  M1 Concourse—the 87-acre auto enthusiast "playground" featuring a 1.5-mile state-of-the-art road course and a private garage community based in…

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JRi Engineering Solutions logo

JRi Shocks Announces New Engineering Division 

  JRi Shocks, the provider of high-performance shock absorber products, has announced the formation of JRi Engineering Solutions, a full-service…

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National Hot Rod Association (NHRA) logo

NHRA Releases Remainder Of 2020 Schedule

  NHRA has announced the remainder of the 2020 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series schedule, which features six national events. “We are grateful…

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Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series (LOORRS) presented by GEICO

LOORRS Expands Arizona And California Events For 2020

The Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series (LOORRS) presented by GEICO has announced an update to the current championship schedule that will ultimately…

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 Motion Industries, Inc.

Motion Industries Announces Acquisition Of AMMC

  Motion Industries, Inc., the distributor of maintenance, repair, and operation replacement parts and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Genuine Parts…

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Dave Furst Named IndyCar VP Of Communications

  Dave Furst, the television sports director from WRTV Channel 6 in Indianapolis, has been named the NTT IndyCar Series Vice President of…

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Memphis International Raceway logo

Memphis Int'l Raceway Receives Approval For ARCA Race

NASCAR will return to Memphis International Raceway (MIR) on Saturday, September 26, with the inaugural Sioux Chief Showdown championship event for…

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World of Outlaws Late Models on track. Photo by Chris Owens.

World Of Outlaws Late Models Releases First Look At 2021 Schedule

  Series officials have released the opening slate of the 2021 World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series calendar, featuring 14 events…

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Speedway Motorsports logo

Speedway Motorsports Announces Two Promotions

  Speedway Motorsports' CEO Marcus Smith has announced the promotion of two veterans within the company. David MacDonald has been named vice…

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National Hot Rod Association (NHRA) logo

NHRA Issues Amendment On Advertising, Display Policies

  The National Hot Rod Association (NHRA) has issued an amendment pertaining to advertising and display policies in its 2020 rulebook. The…

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Steve Page headshot and Sonoma Raceway logo

Sonoma Raceway President Set To Retire

  After nearly three decades at the helm of one of Northern California’s premier motorsports facilities, Sonoma Raceway President and General…

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SEMA Announces eMarketplace Solution To Take Place Nov. 2-6

  SEMA, the Specialty Equipment Market Association, announced today that it is offering an online marketplace to allow manufacturers and resellers…

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Headshot of Dr. Shaun E. McAlmont and BorgWarner logo

BorgWarner Appoints Dr. Shaun E. McAlmont To Board Of Directors

BorgWarner has announced Dr. Shaun E. McAlmont has been named to its Board of Directors. “We are pleased to welcome Shaun to BorgWarner’s Board of…

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Photo courtesy of Road America

Road America Welcomes Fans To World Challenge America Event

  Road America is set to showcase some of the world’s top GT race teams as the World Challenge America series returns to the challenging 4.048-mile…

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Nitto Tire NMRA/NMCA Super Bowl of Street-Legal Drag Racing

WWT Raceway To Host 2021 Super Bowl Of Street-Legal Drag Racing

  ProMedia Events and Publishing has announced World Wide Technology Raceway in Madison, Illinois, as the new home of the Nitto Tire NMRA/NMCA Super…

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Orange County Speedway, courtesy of CARS Tours

Race Tracks Announce Plans To Open Gates

A number of motorsports facilities have reopened, or announced plans to reopen, after the coronavirus pandemic shuttered tracks around the nation.…

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Photo courtesy of FIA WEC 

Race Series, Organizers Update 2020 Schedules

A number of racing organizations worldwide have updated their 2020 calendars in response to coronavirus (COVID-19), with some announcing plans to…

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Knoxville Raceway logo

Knoxville Raceway Cancels Remainder of 2020 Racing Season

  The Marion County Fair Association, in cooperation with Knoxville Raceway, has voted to cancel the remainder of the 2020 racing season. “The…

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NASCAR President Steve Phelps courtesy of NASCAR

NASCAR President Steve Phelps Named To Board Of Directors

NASCAR Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Jim France announced the appointment of NASCAR President Steve Phelps to the Board of Directors. …

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Turkey's Intercity Istanbul Park courtesy of Formula 1

Formula 1 Adds Four Races To 2020 Calendar

  Turkey's Intercity Istanbul Park will host a Grand Prix for the first time since 2011 this year, after Formula 1 announced four more races have…

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New Coalition Calls For Safe Reopening Of NY Race Tracks

  A new group, the New York Motorsports Coalition (NYMC), has been formed to raise awareness for the motorsports industry and advocate for racing in…

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Williams Grove Speedway, Selinsgrove Speedway logos

Williams Grove, Selinsgrove Team Up For Sprint Car Challenges

  Williams Grove Speedway and Selinsgrove Speedway have joined forces to offer the “Back-To-Back-For-Jack 410 Sprint Car Bonus Challenges,” set for…

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Nashville SuperSpeedway logo and Erik Moses

Nashville Superspeedway Announces Erik Moses As President

  Dover Motorsports, Inc. officials have announced Erik Moses, a sports executive and seasoned venue management veteran, as the new president of…

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Photo of Victory Lane by Steve Bischoff courtesy of World of Outlaws

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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NASCAR Camping World Truck Series logo

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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Oil Capital Racing Series (OCRS) logo

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, PerTronix

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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