SFI works with approximately 100 sanctioning bodies worldwide to set minimum performance standards for safety-related product performance.
"The exchange of data and information is a key component to advancing motorsport safety..."
“Lisa's character, charisma, and commitment to support Cultural change without disrupting the core values of sports car racing is powerful. She is the perfect person to receive this year's award.”
Lyn St. James presented Lisa Noble with the award.
Since the partnership began in 2004, Sprint has worked closely with NASCAR to bring many fan-friendly innovations to life, including the introduction of the FanView next generation scanner (2005), the creation of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Mobile wireless application (2008) and more.
The sponsorship extends back to 2004 when Nextel signed a 10-year partnership with NASCAR.
In her new position, Brennan will continue her management role in the department, overseeing all media events and communications, as well as the facility's community initiatives and the Sonoma chapter of Speedway Children’s Charities.
Brennan has been a member of the track's Media Relations department since 1999.
"The Show is often a reflection of the state of the racing industry; from what we saw this week, the state of the industry has some real strength and momentum to it."
After returning to Indianapolis a year ago, the Show has settled into its Hoosier State home.
“We have exhibitors here from every corner of the world – Australia, Argentina, Sweden, Japan, Estonia and more... We have buyers here from all over the globe."
This year’s Show has attracted buyers and attendees from 70-plus countries.
After last year’s full house, exhibitors were prepared for today’s crowds with increased staffing and eye-catching displays to accompany their latest parts and technology.
“We’ve gotten off to a big bang on Thursday..."
Some 30-plus conferences, seminars and networking events will continue through the weekend in conjunction with the 27th Annual PRI Show, which runs December 11-13.
The AETC (pictured) is one of the showcase events of Race Industry Week.
The 30th anniversary season of the Whelen Modified Tour will feature 14 points races and an all-star event across six distinguished facilities, while the Whelen Southern Modified Tour campaign will include 11 championship events.
The Wilcox/Miller promotional team ran their first event in the spring of 1997; during their tenure at the helm of the speedway, new buildings were constructed and new walls replaced the old dirt banks and tires.
UNOH invented the first high-performance degree program in the country and in 2006, opened the largest U.S. facility dedicated to learning the science of high-performance vehicles—a seven-acre, 70,000-square-foot high performance motorsports complex.
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PRI2014: Can't-Miss Event For Racing Professionals
If you're in the business of motorsports, you simply can't afford to miss the 27th Annual Performance Racing Industry Trade Show, in Indianapolis, Indiana, December 11–13, 2014!
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