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NHRA Southern Nationals At Atlanta Canceled 

The NHRA Southern Nationals at Atlanta Dragway, scheduled for August 28-30, has been canceled due to the current COVID-19 pandemic. NHRA announced…

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Crandon Announces 'Hospitality Initiative' For September Events

Crandon International Raceway in Wisconsin has announced that, for the entire month of September, all Pro and Sportsman race teams will have the…

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NASCAR To Implement 'Choose Rule' For Majority Of Races

NASCAR has announced two competition procedure changes will be implemented ahead of the Playoffs in all three national series. Starting with this…

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Riley Technologies Acquires Kar-Kraft, Set To Build Mk IV Continuation Cars

Riley Technologies—owned by father-and-son design and engineering team Bob Riley and Bill Riley—along with Jim Matthews, have acquired the assets of…

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NSCHoF Announces Racing Memorabilia Online Auction

The non-profit National Sprint Car Hall of Fame (NSCHoF) & Museum in Knoxville, Iowa, has opened a week-long online auction beginning Thursday,…

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NASCAR Announces Final Installment Of 2020 Schedule

NASCAR has announced the final installment of events in the revised 2020 schedule, including the full Playoffs schedule for all three national series…

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Statement From SEMA About The 2020 SEMA Show

SEMA, the Specialty Equipment Market Association, has announced that due to COVID-19 and concerns that event facilities and services will be…

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Clean Harbors Announces 'Racing Against COVID-19' Sanitation Webinar

Clean Harbors, the parent company of Safety-Kleen, will host the "Racing Against COVID-19 Business Webinar," covering the best cleaning practices for…

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Ensenada To Host November's SCORE Baja 1000

SCORE International has announced an agreement with the City of Ensenada (Baja California, Mexico) to host the BFGoodrich Tires 53rd SCORE Baja 1000…

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LFR No. 95 Toyota Christopher Bell on track during the Foxwoods Resort Casino 301 on August 2, 2020

Bob Leavine Confirms Sale Of Leavine Family Racing

Bob Leavine announced that he sold his family-owned racing team, indicating that Leavine Family Racing (LFR) will cease operations at the end of the…

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UTI Adds To Executive Leadership Team

Universal Technical Institute, Inc. has announced two additions to its executive leadership team. Bart Fesperman has joined the company in the newly…

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NASCAR Announces Revised 2020 Pinty’s Series Schedule

NASCAR has announced a revised 2020 NASCAR Pinty’s Series schedule comprised of three twin-125 race weekends. The six-race season will feature two…

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Rockhampton Regional Council motorsports facility proposal

New Motorsports Facility Proposed For Queensland, Australia

The first concept plans for a proposed motorsports facility in the town of Bouldercombe, Queensland, Australia, has been unveiled by the Rockhampton…

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Wiscasset Speedway Inducts Six To Hall Of Fame

Wiscasset Speedway, the 3/8-mile, high-banked asphalt track in Wiscasset, Maine, has inducted six new members to its Hall of Fame Class of 2020.   …

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IMS Announces No Fans For 104th Running Of The Indy 500

The Indianapolis Motor Speedway has announced that the 104th Running of the Indianapolis will take place on August 23 without fans in attendance. All…

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Dr. Jamie Meyer, Performance Racing Industry (PRI) Trade Show President

A Statement From PRI President Dr. Jamie Meyer

A statement on the 2020 Performance Racing Industry Trade Show from PRI President Dr. Jamie Meyer: Thank you for your continued interest and support…

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Peterson Fluid Systems Assets Acquired By Specialty Products Company 

Specialty Products Company (SPC) of Longmont, Colorado, has announced the acquisition of Peterson Fluid Systems’ assets and team based in Henderson,…

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John Force Racing To Remain Sidelined Until 2021

John Force Racing will not take part in the remainder of the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series' 2020 season, but will return to full-time…

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Don Schumacher Motorsports Expands Manufacturing Operations Beyond Racing

After more than 15 years of outfitting race teams with high-performance parts, Don Schumacher Motorsports Precision Manufacturing (DSM) has announced…

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Harold Menke of Centerforce

Centerforce Announces New Director Of Sales

Centerforce, the manufacturer of performance clutches and flywheels for classic and late model cars and trucks, has announced Harold Menke as its new…

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USMA Announces Drag Racing Leadership Team

The U.S. Motorsports Association (USMA) announced the official formation of the Drag Racing Leadership Team (DRLT), a group of drag strip owners and…

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Knoxville Set To Make History With Unique Format For WoO Sprint Car Event

“The ONE and Only” event at Knoxville Raceway, set for Aug. 13-15 and headlined by the World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car Series, will…

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Bandimere Speedway Reaches Agreement With Health Officials To Reopen

Jefferson County Public Health has approved Bandimere Speedway's plan to resume racing with specific guidelines in place, including wearing face…

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Bonneville Speed Week On Track For 2020 Race

The Southern California Timing Association (SCTA) and Bonneville Nationals Inc. (BNI) are preparing the historic salt flats of Bonneville, Utah, for…

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Dover Announces No Fans For NASCAR Event (Aug. 21-23)

The August 21-23 NASCAR weekend at the iconic Dover International Speedway in Delaware will take place without fans due to concerns surrounding 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, 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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