Pictured, left to right, are Honda's T.E. McHale, Johnny Rutherford, USAC's Kevin Miller, Bobby Unser and Honda's Steve Ericksen after revealing that Honda is now the official vehicle of USAC, as well as a spec engine supplier and multi-platform sponsor.
Honda will become title sponsor for USAC’s National Midget, Ignite Midgets and .25 Midget racing series.
A panel of 54 journalists, former racers, track operators and industry veterans will debate who among the NASCAR Hall of Fame Class of 2014 nominees should join those already enshrined.
The next five members of the NASCAR Hall of Fame will be selected this afternoon.
Hale joined Willwood in 2008 as Director of Sales and Marketing, and will remain connected with the company on a consultant basis.
Ken Hale is retiring from Wilwood on June 1, 2013.
The honor is being bestowed in the context of the 90th anniversary of the world-famous endurance race; the lucky winner will be drawn by lot from among those with a grandstand seat.
Only Daniel Poissenot, the Clerk of the Course, typically experiences this thrilling sensation.
The 2013 itinerary features 24 competitive stages, more than half of which are either totally new or haven’t been featured in the World Championship since the Nineties.
The event kicks off November 14 with a start ceremony in the town of Conwy on the North Wales coast.
The announcement not only heralds Honda’s decision to take on the challenge of Formula 1 after a six-season absence, but also signals the reappearance of Honda turbo power in grand prix racing.
McLaren's F1 cars will race using Honda engines and energy recovery systems beginning in 2015.
A tool maker with a degree from Vincennes University in Indiana, Lawson assisted sprint car driver Tim Cox in the early 1990s and raced mini-sprints and sprint cars in central Indiana.
Last season, he served as general manager for the RW/Curb-Agajanian team.
One Oliver customer will be selected to win an engine equipped with Oliver connecting rods in a drawing held at the Performance Racing Industry (PRI) Trade Show in Indianapolis, December 12-14, 2013.
'This is a great way for racers and engine builders to show off what they’ve been working on.'
Team owner and driver Enzo Potolicchio shared the test driving chores with Michael Valiante and Rafael Matos at a Florida track's short course.
Chrysler Group LLC's SRT (Street and Racing Technology) Motorsports Team returns with first factory-supported effort since 2000.
Lowe will strengthen Mercedes AMG Petronas in the role of Executive Director (Technical) and will work closely with Team Principal Ross Brawn, Executive Director (Business) Toto Wolff, and the team’s senior technical management.
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