The new Briggs Weekly Racing Series Presented by RLV has been designed to keep tabs on local drivers around the country, and reward both them and their tracks for support of the LO206 program.
David Klaus at the PRI Trade Show demonstrating the LO206 package.
The goal is for everyone to leave with this newly acquired information, on which they can immediately act to improve their personal safety, or that of their racing teams or drivers.
The focus of the Foundation is on motorsport safety education.
Baltes built Eldora in 1954, first as a quarter-mile before shaping the track into its popular high-banked, half-mile oval configuration in 1958. Since then, it has become the premier dirt track in the United States.
Baltes passed away this morning at Miami Valley Hospital in Dayton, Ohio. He was 93.
In addition to its series entitlement, K&N Filters’ Contingency Sponsorship extends to the NASCAR Whelen All American Series and NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour as well as the three national series.
K&N will be the series entitlement sponsor for 12 consecutive years.
The device uses aerospace grade carbon to achieve the weight savings while still providing a solid rear billboard area for optional sponsor recognition. Defined winglets securely guide restraints with ease.
The FIA approval comes on the heels of approval by the SFI sanctioning body in 2014.
The fourth annual USAC Hall of Fame induction ceremonies will be held July 25 at the Lincoln Tech Indianapolis Speedrome in Indianapolis, Indiana, in conjunction with the inaugural “Tony Stewart Classic” Midget race.
As a car owner, Roger Penske has won a record 15 Indianapolis 500s.
The events will feature four classes. The first will be an all-out pace event—whoever goes the farthest the fastest wins. However, the other three will use a format that balances cars and teams through time allowances, similar to drag racing.
The program is set to run on a limited basis in 2015 and grow dramatically in 2016.
In addition to class trophies for quickest time and sponsor awards in this series, the driver with the quickest average time will win the special “Hotchkis Cup”—rewarding clean, consistent runs and superior car control.
Centerforce is pleased to be the Official Clutch of the 2015 Hotchkis Autocross Series.
Memphis International Raceway announced the addition of Tony Lofton and Jessica Howe as the facility's new sales team. Lofton takes over as MIR's Director of Corporate Partnerships. Howe joins MIR as a sales representative.
The team of five high school students from Choctaw, Oklahoma, competed against the clock in a total engine rebuild and took first place with a time of 22 minutes. As a result, the team has qualified for the 2015 Hot Rodders of Tomorrow Dual Championship.
Television viewership for the Circle K NHRA Winternationals, the CARQUEST Auto Parts NHRA Nationals and the Amalie Motor Oil NHRA Gatornationals was up 30 percent overall for Sunday’s eliminations shows and 50 percent for Saturday’s qualifying shows.
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