MSI Officially Takes Ownership Of TORC, Releases 2016 Schedule
 Industry News
Established in 1997, MSI is a full service marketing and events company specializing in the creation of events and experiences with clients such as Toyota, Lexus, Pepsi, The North Face and others.
  TORC will function as an independent business unit known as MSI-TORC.
New Asian Le Mans Sprint Cup Regulations Being Finalized
 Industry News
The Asian Le Mans Sprint Cup is a championship reserved for LMP3, CN and GT Cup cars. The final sporting regulations will be available by mid-February and the registration open from February 15, 2016.
  Michelin will be the official and exclusive tire supplier.
Élan NP01 Prototype Race Car Goes Into Production
 Industry News
Designed for the NASA Prototype series that debuts this year, the Élan NP01 weighs an estimated 1450 pounds and features a sealed 185-horsepower Mazda 2.0-liter, four-cylinder MZR engine with dry sump lubrication and mated to a six-speed sequential Sadev SL75 transaxle.
  Élan Motorsports Technologies offers the Élan NP01 as a kit, or as a fully assembled race car.
EPA Seeks To Prohibit Conversion Of Vehicles Into Racecars
 Industry News
SEMA To Oppose Action As Threat to Modified Racecars and Parts Suppliers
  The regulation would impact all vehicle types.
USAC Announces Micro Sprint National Championship Series For 2016
 Industry News
The series features several dates at Keller Auto Raceway at Plaza Park in Visalia, California, and Dixon (Ca) Speedway, which will both showcase four divisions: Super 600s, Non-Wing 600s, Restricted 600s and Junior Sprints.
  To qualify, a driver must run at three different racetracks and must participate in a minimum of 15 events.
JGR Makes Changes To Executive Team
 Industry News
J.D. Gibbs will join his father Joe Gibbs as co-chairman of JGR with Coy Gibbs officially joining the NASCAR operations as vice-chairman/chief operating officer, and Dave Alpern has been named president of the organization.
  Joe Gibbs Racing has made a series of changes to its executive team.
EnerSys & Team Penske Announce Extension
 Industry News
EnerSys joined the team in 2014 as an associate sponsor for Team Penske’s NASCAR Sprint Cup and XFINITY Series programs. EnerSys will continue to maximize the relationship with hospitality at race events next season and into the future. 
  EnerSys is a premiere business-to-business partner with Team Penske.
GM Inaugurates New Performance & Racing Center
 Industry News
The 111,420-square-foot facility, connected to GM’s Global Powertrain Engineering Center, brings Racing and Powertrain together under one roof, enhancing the development processes for the company’s diverse racing engine programs.
  Team Chevy NASCAR driver Ryan Newman was on hand to address the gathering.
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Craftsman Returns To Motorsports As Title Sponsor Of WoO
Craftsman Returns To Motorsports As Title Sponsor Of WoO
Through its relationship with the World of Outlaws, the Craftsman brand will celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the Craftsman Club by giving its members the chance to earn free prizes.
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