IHRA Outlines Australian Expansion Following Successful 400 Thunder Season Debut
 Industry News
The International Hot Rod Association is the current sanctioning body for 400 Thunder as well as Australia's four world class quarter-mile venues.
  The growth in licence holders has seen unprecedented support.
Coler Named NHRA VP Of Marketing & Brand Strategy
 Industry News
In the newly created position, Kasey Coler will develop and oversee the NHRA’s overall brand strategy, including communicating the strategy to internal and external audiences, all aimed to build lasting emotional connections with customers and fans.
  Since 2014, Coler has been a part of the senior management team of the Professional Bull Riders.
Nico Rosberg Signs New Mercedes Deal
 Industry News
Rosberg was due to be out of contract with the F1 team at the end of this season, but has now agreed a fresh two-year deal to keep him at Brackley until the end of 2018.
  Come the conclusion of the new deal Rosberg will have spent nine years with Mercedes.
Sauber Formula One Team Under New Ownership
 Industry News
Monisha Kaltenborn, who is to continue as team principal and CEO, commented: “We are very pleased that by reaching an agreement with Longbow Finance S.A., we can secure the future of Sauber at the pinnacle of motorsport."
  The deal means Sauber remain under Swiss ownership.
NASCAR Foundation Board Of Directors Adds Two Members
 Industry News
Katie Palmer, Florida Personal Lines Leader with Daytona Beach-based Brown & Brown Insurance, and Sunoco LP Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer Cynthia Archer will join the board.
  The NASCAR Foundation is NASCAR’s charitable arm that works to improve the lives of children in need.
Pam Kendrick Promoted To President Of Memphis International Raceway
 Industry News
Kendrick has worked in the motorsports industry since 1998 where she worked for Dover International Speedway on the operations and management side of the business.
  Over 150 events are hosted at MIR annually, from weekly programs to national events.
Infiniti Gives US Student Formula One Career Opportunity
 Industry News
Caitlin Bunt is the first ever female to win the INFINITI Engineering Academy, and she has secured one of just seven, year-long placements with INFINITI Motor Company and the Renault Sport Formula One Team.
  24-year-old bunt beat nine other finalists from around the United States.
VP Racing Inks Multi-Year Title Partnership With Gateway Dirt Nationals
 Industry News
In addition to naming rights and exclusive trackside fuel sales, VP will engage in on-site activation promoting its product lines for general consumers.
  The Gateway Dirt Nationals is scheduled for December 15–17, 2016.
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