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Meyer Distributing Announces London, Ontario, Canada Location

Meyer Distributing, Inc, the automotive specialty products marketing and distribution provider, has announced the addition of its London, Ontario,…

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Alaska Raceway Park Names New President

Michelle Lackey Maynor, courtesy of Alaska Raceway Park, Shiloh Powell Images  Michelle Lackey Maynor has been promoted to president and majority…

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Evolve Transporters Adds Marketing Exec To Team

Evolve Transporters, based in Painesville, Ohio, has announced Seth Kimberlin as its new director of partnerships. In his new position, Kimberlin…

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CMS Announces 30% Capacity For Coca-Cola 600

North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper and state health officials have announced a plan to allow outdoor sports venues, including Charlotte Motor…

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VP Racing Fuels Names New Lubricants Sales Manager

VP Racing Fuels Inc., the provider of performance fuels, lubricants, and additives, has announced motorsports veteran Freddie Turza as its new…

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PerTronix Performance Brands Acquires Taylor Cable

PerTronix Performance Brands, with key brands in the ignition, exhaust, and fuel delivery segments, has acquired Taylor Cable Products, Inc.,…

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New Hires For Berlin Raceway

Berlin Raceway and Entertainment Complex, the half-mile asphalt track in Marne, Michigan, has announced the addition of Jeff Striegle to its staff…

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Ferrari Commits To FIA WEC With New Hypercar

Ferrari has confirmed that it will enter the FIA World Endurance Championship’s new Hypercar category in 2023. “Today is a great day for endurance…

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Goodyear Acquires Cooper Tire

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company has entered an agreement to acquire Cooper Tire & Rubber Company in a transaction valued at approximately…

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Darin Morgan Joins BES Racing Engines

Longtime racing professional Darin Morgan has joined Guilford, Indiana-based BES Racing Engines. Starting March 1, Morgan will be responsible for…

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2021 Indy 500 To Be Contested With Fans

The Indianapolis Motor Speedway (IMS) will host the 105th running of the Indy 500 with limited fans in the grandstands, according to published…

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Champion Brands Awarded Renewal For ISO 9001-2015 Certification

Champion Brands, LLC has received an official renewal certification for ISO 9001:2015 compliance. This re-certified award as an ISO-compliant…

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Kelford Cams Appoints New VP Of Business Development

  Kelford Cams has appointed Angel Robles as VP of Business Development in the US. The appointment will help the company support its expanding…

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BorgWarner Agrees To Acquire German Battery Company

BorgWarner Inc. has announced the company has agreed to acquire AKASOL AG, a German developer and manufacturer of high-energy and high-performance…

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Corrigan Oil Speedway Announces New Series For Outlaw Super Late Models

Corrigan Oil Speedway officials have announced a new track series, the Northside Big 8 Series for Outlaw Super Late Models presented by…

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Robin Braig, the former president of Daytona International Speedway

Former Daytona President Robin Braig Passes Away

Image courtesy of Daytona International Speedway Robin Braig, the former president of Daytona International Speedway, has passed away at 64.  “…

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Brett Deyo, left, and Gene Cole, right. Photo courtesy of Utica-Rome Speedway

New Management, Weekly Schedule For Utica-Rome Speedway

Brett Deyo, left, and Gene Cole, right. Photo courtesy of Utica-Rome Speedway   Utica-Rome Speedway, the 1/2-mile clay oval in Vernon, New York, has…

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G-Force Racing Gear Announces New Director Of Marketing

G-FORCE Racing Gear has announced the hiring of Danilo Oliveira as its new Director of Marketing. The position had been vacant for some time before…

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Motion Announces Seven Management Promotions

Motion—the distributor of maintenance, repair, and operation replacement parts, and a provider of industrial technology solutions—has announced…

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Seven Indiana Sprint Car Tracks Unite To Modify Hoosier Tire Rule 

To discourage the need for the chemical altering of tires and to keep the competition as equal as possible, seven Indiana sprint car tracks have…

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Rendering of where Circuit Hawaii will be

New Racing Venue Still Set To Open In Oahu, Hawaii Despite Legal Hurdles

Circuit Hawaii will be located on a 51-acre site near Kalaeloa Airport. Image courtesy of Circuit Hawaii PRI-supported resolutions (HCR 132/S.C.R.…

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New Promoter For Mobile International Speedway

Mobile International Speedway (MIS), located in Irvington, Alabama, will be managed and operated by racing promoter and Houston, Texas, native Gina…

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Charlotte Motor Speedway Aims To Provide 1 Million Vaccinations

Photo courtesy of Atrium Health   Charlotte Motor Speedway (CMS) will host its second mass vaccination clinic on February 12-14. This event is…

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New West Coast Diesel Series Receives Hot Shot’s Secret Sponsorship

Hot Shot’s Secret has announced the title sponsorship of the Hole Shot Diesel Series, a brand new diesel drag racing series based on the West Coast…

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CTW Automation Announces Two New Hires

Scott Morin, left, and Rita Treichler, right CTW Automation, the provider of test equipment for racing and automotive damper and springs, has…

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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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Rod Campbell

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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