The news comes amidst NASCAR’s second-annual NASCAR Race to Green initiative, which is galvanizing teams, tracks, drivers, Official NASCAR Partners, and fans around the theme of protecting and preserving the environment.
Safety-Kleen is a major contributor to NASCAR’s recycling efforts.
Shearer joins RCR from Churchill Downs, Inc. The graduate of the School of Management from Purdue University also has three years of sales experience in the National Football League working with the Oakland Raiders.
This will be Shearer’s first foray into motorsports.
The event will bring together leaders in education, business and government to discuss best practices for preparing qualified workers, including strategies that integrate STEM education.
This is the third Summit being hosted by UTI, which will be held this Thursday, April 24.
The National Sprint Car Hall of Fame & Museum has announced this year’s featured attraction will be the Salute to Champion Steve Kinser special exhibition.
The display will debut on the weekend of the WoO Mediacom Shootout on June 14.
Sir Stirling Moss has a special connection with Maserati, which is officially celebrating its centennial and is the featured marque of the Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion, that dates back to 1954.
With a racing career that spanned from 1948 to 1962, Moss entered 527 races and finished 375 times.
J & M Speed Center has held the car show every year since Mr. Braybrooks’ passing in 2008. It has helped to carry on his legacy while raising funds to support the Southern California Hospice Foundation and Companion Hospice.
This event takes place on Sunday, May 18, from 7 a.m.–3 p.m.
In addition to being named the Official Bearing of the IHRA, Clevite will also present a special award at IHRA Nitro Jam Drag Racing Series events run in conjunction with the Summit Racing Equipment Pro-Am Tour presented by AMSOIL.
The Clevite Bonus Program will be awarded at events in April, June and July.
Karen Bewley comes to Melling/Dura-Bond from Nickson Industries where she served as the Regional Manager since 2010. She was educated in Edinburgh, Scotland. Karen will report to Bill McCleskey—Melling Western Regional Manager.
Bewley's vast automotive experience will be very valuable to our customer base.
Convergent Science will provide computational fluid dynamics (CFD) software to study three-dimensional, multiphase moving-grid simulation of air and fuel flows through engines. The software enables optimized internal flows of air, fuel, and air/fuel mixtures.
Kuwait is eyeing a surge in the number of motor sport events to go along with its academy plans for young riders and drivers, said the country's top racing official, Sheikh Athbi Nayef Jaber Al-Sabah, Chairman of Kuwait Quarter Mile Auto & Motorcycle Club (KMRC).
Varney Motor Speedway, the ¼-mile bullring situated north of Guelph, Ontario, Canada, will have a new owner just in time for the 2014 season. Gord Bennett, the former General Manager of Ohsweken Speedway, will formally take the reins of the track on May 1.
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