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January 3, 2018
Chip Ganassi Racing (CGR) announced that long-time racing executive Doug Duchardt has been named Chief Operating Officer (COO) of the multi-series racing corporation. Duchardt begins his role immediately in preparation for the upcoming 2018 seasons.
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January 3, 2018
The Verizon IndyCar Series has hired Kyle Novak as its new race director. The series previously announced former race director Brian Barnhart had left for a position as president of the Harding Racing IndyCar team in late November 2017.
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January 3, 2018
Officials of Orangeburg Drag Strip in Orangeburg, South Carolina, have announced that, among renovations, the track will be renamed the South Carolina Motorplex going into the new racing season.
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January 2, 2018
Chris Tilley, who already owns the Schaeffer Oil Iron-Man Championship Late Model Series and the Brucebilt Performance Iron-Man Modified Series, completed the acquisition of MARS Dirt Car Series before the new year.
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January 2, 2018
The Hot Rodders of Tomorrow (HROT), makers of the timed engine building competition for high school students, has announced additional events for its new HROT Junior Engine Challenge have been added to the 2018 calendar.