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Rendering of the new M1 Concourse Event Center & Restaurant in Pontiac, Michigan

M1 Concourse Breaks Ground On Event Center

  M1 Concourse—the 87-acre auto enthusiast "playground" featuring a 1.5-mile state-of-the-art road course and a private garage community based in…

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JRi Shocks Announces New Engineering Division 

  JRi Shocks, the provider of high-performance shock absorber products, has announced the formation of JRi Engineering Solutions, a full-service…

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National Hot Rod Association (NHRA) logo

NHRA Releases Remainder Of 2020 Schedule

  NHRA has announced the remainder of the 2020 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series schedule, which features six national events. “We are grateful…

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Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series (LOORRS) presented by GEICO

LOORRS Expands Arizona And California Events For 2020

The Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series (LOORRS) presented by GEICO has announced an update to the current championship schedule that will ultimately…

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 Motion Industries, Inc.

Motion Industries Announces Acquisition Of AMMC

  Motion Industries, Inc., the distributor of maintenance, repair, and operation replacement parts and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Genuine Parts…

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Dave Furst Named IndyCar VP Of Communications

  Dave Furst, the television sports director from WRTV Channel 6 in Indianapolis, has been named the NTT IndyCar Series Vice President of…

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Memphis Int'l Raceway Receives Approval For ARCA Race

NASCAR will return to Memphis International Raceway (MIR) on Saturday, September 26, with the inaugural Sioux Chief Showdown championship event for…

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World of Outlaws Late Models on track. Photo by Chris Owens.

World Of Outlaws Late Models Releases First Look At 2021 Schedule

  Series officials have released the opening slate of the 2021 World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series calendar, featuring 14 events…

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Speedway Motorsports Announces Two Promotions

  Speedway Motorsports' CEO Marcus Smith has announced the promotion of two veterans within the company. David MacDonald has been named vice…

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National Hot Rod Association (NHRA) logo

NHRA Issues Amendment On Advertising, Display Policies

  The National Hot Rod Association (NHRA) has issued an amendment pertaining to advertising and display policies in its 2020 rulebook. The…

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Steve Page headshot and Sonoma Raceway logo

Sonoma Raceway President Set To Retire

  After nearly three decades at the helm of one of Northern California’s premier motorsports facilities, Sonoma Raceway President and General…

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SEMA Announces eMarketplace Solution To Take Place Nov. 2-6

  SEMA, the Specialty Equipment Market Association, announced today that it is offering an online marketplace to allow manufacturers and resellers…

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Headshot of Dr. Shaun E. McAlmont and BorgWarner logo

BorgWarner Appoints Dr. Shaun E. McAlmont To Board Of Directors

BorgWarner has announced Dr. Shaun E. McAlmont has been named to its Board of Directors. “We are pleased to welcome Shaun to BorgWarner’s Board of…

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Photo courtesy of Road America

Road America Welcomes Fans To World Challenge America Event

  Road America is set to showcase some of the world’s top GT race teams as the World Challenge America series returns to the challenging 4.048-mile…

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Nitto Tire NMRA/NMCA Super Bowl of Street-Legal Drag Racing

WWT Raceway To Host 2021 Super Bowl Of Street-Legal Drag Racing

  ProMedia Events and Publishing has announced World Wide Technology Raceway in Madison, Illinois, as the new home of the Nitto Tire NMRA/NMCA Super…

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Orange County Speedway, courtesy of CARS Tours

Race Tracks Announce Plans To Open Gates

A number of motorsports facilities have reopened, or announced plans to reopen, after the coronavirus pandemic shuttered tracks around the nation.…

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Photo courtesy of FIA WEC 

Race Series, Organizers Update 2020 Schedules

A number of racing organizations worldwide have updated their 2020 calendars in response to coronavirus (COVID-19), with some announcing plans to…

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Knoxville Raceway Cancels Remainder of 2020 Racing Season

  The Marion County Fair Association, in cooperation with Knoxville Raceway, has voted to cancel the remainder of the 2020 racing season. “The…

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NASCAR President Steve Phelps courtesy of NASCAR

NASCAR President Steve Phelps Named To Board Of Directors

NASCAR Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Jim France announced the appointment of NASCAR President Steve Phelps to the Board of Directors. …

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Turkey's Intercity Istanbul Park courtesy of Formula 1

Formula 1 Adds Four Races To 2020 Calendar

  Turkey's Intercity Istanbul Park will host a Grand Prix for the first time since 2011 this year, after Formula 1 announced four more races have…

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New Coalition Calls For Safe Reopening Of NY Race Tracks

  A new group, the New York Motorsports Coalition (NYMC), has been formed to raise awareness for the motorsports industry and advocate for racing in…

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Williams Grove, Selinsgrove Team Up For Sprint Car Challenges

  Williams Grove Speedway and Selinsgrove Speedway have joined forces to offer the “Back-To-Back-For-Jack 410 Sprint Car Bonus Challenges,” set for…

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Nashville SuperSpeedway logo and Erik Moses

Nashville Superspeedway Announces Erik Moses As President

  Dover Motorsports, Inc. officials have announced Erik Moses, a sports executive and seasoned venue management veteran, as the new president of…

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Formula 1 vehicles on track. Photo courtesy of Formula 1

All 10 Teams Reach New Formula 1 Concorde Agreement

  Formula 1 has announced that all 10 teams have agreed to the new Concorde Agreement, which sets out the terms under which teams will compete in F1…

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Fans Allowed At Inaugural Drag Weekend 500 Set For Sept. 11-13

  The inaugural Drag Weekend 500 has been announced and is set for September 11-13, 2020. The event will require teams to drive their street-legal…

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Industry News

NASCAR Reinstates Kyle Larson, Clears Him To Return In January

NASCAR officials have reinstated Kyle Larson, more than six months after his suspension for the use of a racial slur during an iRacing event. Chip…

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Vic Wood

Speedmaster Appoints Vic Wood VP Of North American Sales 

Speedmaster, the manufacturing and distribution company with offices in Sydney, Los Angeles, and Shanghai, has announced the appointment of Vic Wood…

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SSC Tuatara Hypercar Earns World’s ‘Fastest Production Vehicle’ Title

SSC North America, the American hypercar company, has reclaimed the title of world’s “Fastest Production Vehicle” with its 1,750 hp Tuatara.  The…

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Sportscar Vintage Racing Association (SVRA) cars on track

SVRA Releases 2021 Schedule

Officials from the Sportscar Vintage Racing Association (SVRA) has announced a 17-race schedule for 2021.  Next year's schedule boasts 17 SpeedTour…

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Charlotte Motor Speedway (CMS)

World Of Outlaws To End 2020 Seasons At Charlotte

Officials at the World of Outlaws and The Dirt Track at Charlotte have announced that the Can-Am World Finals, initially scheduled for November 5-7…

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