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  Industry News
June 2, 2016
The Board cited that STARS was unable to reach an agreement with the Grundy County Fair Board on a viable contract for this season, the loss of sponsors and health issues with some of the management team were all contributing factors.
  Industry News
June 1, 2016
Funds totaling $59,910 were given to Victory Junction’s Nicole Connor (in middle) by PRI’s John Kilroy and Judy Kean as part of the publishing and events company’s annual gathering for race industry professionals last month.
  Industry News
June 1, 2016
The KL City 400 was due to take place on August 12-14, and would have been the series' first round outside Australia and New Zealand since 2013. Series CEO James Warburton said a legal dispute involving the Malaysian promoter had held up preparations.
  Industry News
June 1, 2016
The 100th running of the Indianapolis 500, boosted locally by a lifting of the live TV blackout, generated a huge gain in Indianapolis—where it scored a 33.6 rating, up 161% from last year—but was down from 2015 numbers in overall overnight TV ratings.
  Industry News
June 1, 2016
NASCAR changed its rear-toe alignment rules for the All-Star Race, restricting the amount of “skew” teams can employ to improve handling and stability. As a result, there hardly were any spins in the longest race of the season.