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Goodyear Acquires Cooper Tire

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company has entered an agreement to acquire Cooper Tire & Rubber Company in a transaction valued at approximately…

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Darin Morgan Joins BES Racing Engines

Longtime racing professional Darin Morgan has joined Guilford, Indiana-based BES Racing Engines. Starting March 1, Morgan will be responsible for…

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2021 Indy 500 To Be Contested With Fans

The Indianapolis Motor Speedway (IMS) will host the 105th running of the Indy 500 with limited fans in the grandstands, according to published…

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Champion Brands Awarded Renewal For ISO 9001-2015 Certification

Champion Brands, LLC has received an official renewal certification for ISO 9001:2015 compliance. This re-certified award as an ISO-compliant…

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Kelford Cams Appoints New VP Of Business Development

  Kelford Cams has appointed Angel Robles as VP of Business Development in the US. The appointment will help the company support its expanding…

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BorgWarner Agrees To Acquire German Battery Company

BorgWarner Inc. has announced the company has agreed to acquire AKASOL AG, a German developer and manufacturer of high-energy and high-performance…

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Corrigan Oil Speedway Announces New Series For Outlaw Super Late Models

Corrigan Oil Speedway officials have announced a new track series, the Northside Big 8 Series for Outlaw Super Late Models presented by…

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Former Daytona President Robin Braig Passes Away

Image courtesy of Daytona International Speedway Robin Braig, the former president of Daytona International Speedway, has passed away at 64.  “…

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New Management, Weekly Schedule For Utica-Rome Speedway

Brett Deyo, left, and Gene Cole, right. Photo courtesy of Utica-Rome Speedway   Utica-Rome Speedway, the 1/2-mile clay oval in Vernon, New York, has…

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G-Force Racing Gear Announces New Director Of Marketing

G-FORCE Racing Gear has announced the hiring of Danilo Oliveira as its new Director of Marketing. The position had been vacant for some time before…

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Motion Announces Seven Management Promotions

Motion—the distributor of maintenance, repair, and operation replacement parts, and a provider of industrial technology solutions—has announced…

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Seven Indiana Sprint Car Tracks Unite To Modify Hoosier Tire Rule 

To discourage the need for the chemical altering of tires and to keep the competition as equal as possible, seven Indiana sprint car tracks have…

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Rendering of where Circuit Hawaii will be

New Racing Venue Still Set To Open In Oahu, Hawaii Despite Legal Hurdles

Circuit Hawaii will be located on a 51-acre site near Kalaeloa Airport. Image courtesy of Circuit Hawaii PRI-supported resolutions (HCR 132/S.C.R.…

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New Promoter For Mobile International Speedway

Mobile International Speedway (MIS), located in Irvington, Alabama, will be managed and operated by racing promoter and Houston, Texas, native Gina…

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Charlotte Motor Speedway Aims To Provide 1 Million Vaccinations

Photo courtesy of Atrium Health   Charlotte Motor Speedway (CMS) will host its second mass vaccination clinic on February 12-14. This event is…

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New West Coast Diesel Series Receives Hot Shot’s Secret Sponsorship

Hot Shot’s Secret has announced the title sponsorship of the Hole Shot Diesel Series, a brand new diesel drag racing series based on the West Coast…

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CTW Automation Announces Two New Hires

Scott Morin, left, and Rita Treichler, right CTW Automation, the provider of test equipment for racing and automotive damper and springs, has…

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Ray Marler Named Auto Racing Promoter Of The Year

Ray Marler, the promoter for I-55 Speedway, was introduced as the Auto Racing Promoter of the Year (ARPY) during the 48th Annual RPM@Daytona…

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Equalizer Systems Promotes Nick Godfrey

Equalizer Systems, the Elkhart, Indiana-based manufacturer of hydraulic and electric lifting and leveling solutions, has announced the promotion of…

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Race Winning Brands Partners With ASAP Trading

Race Winning Brands (RWB) has announced a new partnership with ASAP TRADING USA, LLC, the sales and marketing agency company with offices in San…

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Ultra 4, KOTH Promoter Announces New Short Course Off Road Series

Veteran short course race series director Lee Perfect and race promoter Dave Cole of Hammerking Productions have announced a new series, the Great…

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3D Systems Announces Expansion In South Carolina

3D Systems has announced a planned expansion of its Rock Hill, South Carolina, location, with plans to add 100,000 square feet to its existing…

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Kooks Headers & Exhaust Hires Three New Employees

Kooks Headers and Exhaust (KHE) has announced three new hires within its performance aftermarket and racing company.  Kyle Cook has been hired as…

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Lucas Oil Announces Appointments To Leadership Team

Photo of Katie Lucas, Megan Burakiewicz, and Dan Robinson courtesy of Lucas Oil   Lucas Oil Products Inc., the distributor of high-performance…

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M1 Concourse Announces New CEO Timothy McGrane

Photo of Timothy McGrane courtesy of M1 Concourse M1 Concourse, based in Pontiac, Michigan, has announced that its Chief Executive Officer (CEO)…

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Charlotte Motor Speedway Executive Vice President and General Manager Greg Walter, 2020 Promoter of the Year. Photo courtesy of Charlotte Motor Speedway

Greg Walter Named Promoter Of The Year For 2020

Photo of Greg Walter courtesy of Charlotte Motor Speedway Speedway Motorsports officials have honored Charlotte Motor Speedway Executive Vice…

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The Mint 400 Announces Official ‘Military Vehicle’ Class 

Officials with The Mint 400 have announced an all-new military vehicle class for the 2021 event set for December 1–5, in Las Vegas, Nevada.  The…

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PRI Announces All-New Business Membership

Companies are invited to help support the motorsports industry by joining together under Performance Racing Industry’s landmark program. Racing and…

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New Ownership Group For Lime Rock

After 37 years of ownership, Skip Barber has announced a new ownership structure for Lime Rock Park.  Lime Rock Group, LLC, comprised of General…

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SuperSprings Announces Changes To Leadership

SuperSprings International has announced the restructuring of its leadership team in response to the growth the company has experienced this year.…

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