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USAC To Sanction Three Series On The Road To Indy

Andersen Promotions has announced a new agreement with the United States Auto Club (USAC Racing) to become the sanctioning body for the three racing…

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CARS Tour Releases Late Model, Pro Late Schedules For 2022

Officials from the Solid Rock Carriers CARS Tour have announced the 2022 season schedule, which will mark the late model touring series’ eighth year…

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Motorsport Park Hastings Hires Jeff Lacina As General Manager

The ownership group of Motorsports Park Hastings has announced Jeff Lacina as general manager of the multi-use facility in Hastings, Nebraska.…

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65 Events, High Purses For Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series In 2022

The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series (LOLMDS) has announced the 2022 schedule, with a groundbreaking lineup that includes 65 feature events at 35…

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USSA, Mel Kenyon Midgets Purchased By Brad Hayes Racing

The United States Speed Association (USSA) and the Mel Kenyon Midget Series have been purchased by Brad Hayes Racing. Current USSA partners—Don…

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U.S. Representative Patrick McHenry (R-NC) at Hotchkis Sport Suspension

U.S. Rep. Patrick McHenry Visits Hotchkis Sport Suspension 

While Congress was out of session, U.S. Representative Patrick McHenry (R-NC) has been busy meeting with his constituents. On Friday, October 15, he…

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PRI Launches New Online Job Service For Motorsports Industry 

Performance Racing Industry (PRI) has launched a new, interactive job board, the PRI Career Center. With its focus on the motorsports industry, the…

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PRI's Magic 8 Shootout Winners Circle

PRI-Duck X Event Calls Out Critical RPM Act 

Performance Racing Industry (PRI) recently amplified its advocacy efforts as title sponsor of the Magic 8 Shootout, part of the legendary No Mercy…

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Formula Drift Driver Dai Yoshihara Announces Retirement

After 18 years of competing as a driver in the Formula Drift (FD) championship, Turn 14 Distribution driver Daijiro “Dai” Yoshihara has announced…

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Industry Mourns Loss Of Dart Machinery Founder Richard Maskin 

Dart Machinery has announced its founder Richard Maskin has passed away at the age of 74.  “He was an innovator in motorsports, a fierce competitor…

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F1 Releases Massive 23-Race Calendar For 2022

Formula 1 has announced a record-breaking 23 Grand Prix schedule for 2022, which opens in Bahrain on March 20, and closes in Abu Dhabi on November…

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Tony Stewart Racing Joins NHRA With Pruett, Hagan 

Tony Stewart, the championship-winning race car driver, is joining the NHRA as a team owner in 2022. Tony Stewart Racing (TSR) will field two full-…

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Pirelli Tire North America Names New CEO

Pirelli has announced that Pietro Berardi, currently CEO of Pirelli Tire North America, is leaving the company to pursue a new professional…

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Lucas Oil Appoints New General Counsel Heather Cameron 

Lucas Oil Products, the distributor of high-performance automotive additives and lubricants, has announced the addition of Heather Cameron as the…

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Motorsports Fairness and Permanency Act of 2021

PRI Supports Motorsports Fairness And Permanency Act Of 2021 

Senators Debbie Stabenow (D-MI) and Richard Burr (R-NC) recently introduced a PRI-supported bill (S.2940) to amend the Federal Tax Code to make…

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PRI Education To Deliver Solutions For Motorsports Professionals 

As part of its commitment to help motorsports businesses and competitors succeed, Performance Racing Industry (PRI) is bringing leading experts and…

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Sprint Car & Midget

Industry Mourns Loss Of Doug Auld, Sprint Car & Midget Founder 

Doug Auld. Photo courtesy of Sprint Car & Midget Doug Auld, the Hall of Fame journalist and founder of Sprint Car & Midget Magazine, has…

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Matthias Arleth

Matthias Arleth Named CEO, Chairman For MAHLE Group  

Matthias Arleth has been named CEO and Chairman of the Management Board of the MAHLE Group beginning January 1, 2022. He succeeds Dr. Jörg Stratmann…

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Permatex Partners With ASE To Help Train Technicians

Permatex has partnered with the ASE Education Foundation to provide product application training and education on formulation advances for…

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Equalizer Systems Rebrands As EQ Systems 

Days Corporation, the parent company of Equalizer Systems based in Elkhart, Indiana, has announced a rebrand. Equalizer Systems will now be…

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MEC CNC Machines

Industry Veterans Form MEC CNC Machines Based In California

Anthony and Elle Usher, veterans of the engine machining industry, have announced the formation of MEC CNC Machines based in Southern California. “…

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CARS Tour: New Pro Late Model Division To Replace Super Late Models

Officials with the CARS Tour have announced its Super Late Model division, which has been part of the sanctioning body since its inception in 2015,…

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XR Super Series Announces Inaugural 2022 Season

X.CELERATED has announced the formation of the “XR Super Series,” a 20-race sanctioned schedule of dirt racing events across the US beginning in…

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Australian Auto Aftermarket Expo To Launch In 2022

The Australian Automotive Aftermarket Association (AAAA) has announced the launch of the 2022 Australian Auto Aftermarket Expo (AAAE). Taking place…

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John Kilroy

Industry Mourns Passing Of John Kilroy, Longtime PRI Editor

John Kilroy, the former longtime editor of Performance Racing Industry (PRI) Magazine and later General Manager of PRI, has passed away after a…

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FIA World Rally Championship Debuts All-New Hybrid Rally1 Cars 

Image of the Ford Puma Rally1 courtesy of WRC The FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) has debuted the new hybrid Rally1 race cars.  In the presence…

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Lamborghini Appoints Maurizio Reggiani As Vice President Of Motorsports

Photo of Maurizio Reggiani courtesy of Lamborghini    Lamborghini has announced Maurizio Reggiani as vice president of Motorsports.  Reggiani will…

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Superstar Racing Experience (SRX)

SRX Announces Don Hawk As CEO

Longtime Speedway Motorsports executive Don Hawk has been announced as the new CEO for the Superstar Racing Experience (SRX), the racing series…

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U.S. Representative Bob Latta Visits Callies Performance Products 

U.S. Representative Bob Latta Visits Callies Performance Products 

Callies Performance Products, a PRI Membership Founding Member, hosted U.S. Representative Bob Latta (R-OH) to tour the company’s Fostoria, Ohio…

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Bonneville Salt Flats

SEMA, PRI Support Public-Private Effort To Save The Bonneville Salt Flats

The Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) and Performance Racing Industry (PRI) welcome the installation of a new water well and weather and…

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