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January 10, 2017
Carl Edwards is set to retire from NASCAR racing, effective immediately. An announcement is scheduled for Wednesday at Joe Gibbs Racing. Daniel Suarez will be the replacement driver to pilot the No. 19 Toyota in 2017.
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January 9, 2017
Hot rodder and industry icon Pete Chapouris, co-founder of Pete & Jake’s Hot Rod Parts and most recently President of So-Cal Speed Shop, passed away on January 6 due to complications from a stroke. He leaves behind a legacy of hot rods that have spanned decades.
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January 9, 2017
The 26-race calendar for the upcoming season includes two co-sanctioned events with the Rocky Mountain Midget Racing Association and eight co-sanctioned events with the Lucas Oil POWRi National Midget Series.
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January 9, 2017
Formally known as Frontier Sports Park, the 1/2 mile semi-banked oval dirt track in Fort Dodge, Iowa will be ready for the 2017 racing season under the new management of Jason Vansickel, Marty Pringle and Dave Doughty, with weekly racing beginning in May.
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January 9, 2017
SEMA President & CEO Chris Kersting praised U.S. Representative Patrick McHenry and his colleagues for reintroducing H.R. 350, the Recognizing the Protection of Motorsports Act of 2017. The RPM Act is cosponsored by 44 members of the U.S. House of Representatives.