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December 21, 2016
The SFI Foundation, Inc. (SFI) is changing the way its labels for driver restraints, window nets and roll cage nets are dated, with a new design which will remove the punched-out month/year date of manufacture and instead show a single expiration date.
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December 21, 2016
Promotions include Tom Trosin to president of Melling World Trade, Mike Osterhaus to vice president of aftermarket product management and Laura Short to vice president of North American aftermarket sales.
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December 20, 2016
The premier series will be named the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series beginning in 2017 with the 59th running of the Daytona 500 at Daytona International Speedway on Feb. 26. This came along with a new brand identity and series mark.
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December 20, 2016
The United States Auto Club (USAC) announced a new national championship series beginning in 2017, titled The Speedway Motors Lightning Sprint National Championship. Lightning sprints are an open wheel car with a motorcycle based power plant and wings.
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December 20, 2016
The IRGSE, owners of IHRA, released an announcement stating there will be no IHRA-sanctioned professional racing series for 2017, along with many other announcements, including a new sports media company partnership announced early 2017.