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Eight Cup Series Events To Be Held With Practice, Qualifying In 2021

Eight NASCAR Cup Series races will be conducted with practice and qualifying in 2021. A majority of NASCAR national series races last season were…

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XS Power Batteries Announces Las Vegas Distribution Point

XS Power Batteries, based in Knoxville, Tennessee, has announced the start of operations at its new Las Vegas distribution and manufacturing…

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Tommy Strup, new outside sales contractor for Wilwood

Wilwood Racing Division Hires Tommy Strup

Wilwood Disc Brakes' racing division has announced the edition of Tommy Strup as the newest outside sales contractor. Strup brings decades of racing…

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Nissan Sentra Cup To Debut In Canada In 2021

A new grassroots racing series is coming to Canada. Nissan Canada and JD Promotion & Competition have announced the launch of the Nissan Sentra…

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Sophia Polsinelli Joins MBE Group As Account Coordinator

Marx Buscemi Eisbrenner Group (MBE Group), the full-service marketing communications agency focused on the automotive, mobility, trucking, tech, and…

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former recipients of the SEMA Memorial Scholarship and Loan Forgiveness Program

SEMA Accepting Scholarship, Loan Forgiveness Applications

SEMA is now accepting applications for the 2021 SEMA Memorial Scholarship and Loan Forgiveness Program at sema.org/scholarships. Scholarships are…

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Phoenix To Host Limited Fans For 2021 NASCAR Spring Weekend

As NASCAR returns to the Valley of the Sun for Phoenix Raceway’s annual spring event weekend (March 12-14), Phoenix Raceway will host a limited…

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IndyCar Announces 2021 NTT IndyCar Series Schedule

Officials from IndyCar have announced the NTT IndyCar Series schedule for 2021. The 2021 Acura Grand Prix of Long Beach has been rescheduled for…

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Evan Bader

Evan Bader Promoted To Track Manager At Summit Motorsports Park 

Summit Motorsports Park in Norwalk, Ohio, has announced that Evan Bader has been named Track Manager. Bader began working part-time at the famed…

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Humberstone Speedway Announces New Owner

Humberstone Speedway in Port Colborne, Ontario, Canada, will resume operations in the new year with new ownership. Local business owner and engine…

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Jill Gregory Named Executive VP And GM At Sonoma Raceway

NASCAR executive and sports marketer Jill Gregory has been named the new Executive Vice President and General Manager at Sonoma Raceway, as…

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Retired Sprint Car Driver Takes Ownership Of Port City Raceway

In a partnership with car owner Kevin Rudeen, Shane Stewart is now the new owner of Port City Raceway. The premier micro sprint race track in Tulsa…

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Speedway Motors To Open New Distribution Center In WV

Speedway Motors, the manufacturer, retailer, and distributor of automotive parts and racing products, has announced plans to open a 300,000 square-…

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PRI President Dr. Jamie Meyer To Host SEMA YEN Facebook Live

The SEMA Young Executives Network (YEN) will host Performance Racing Industry (PRI) President Dr. Jamie Meyer during the network’s upcoming Facebook…

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ARCA Menards Series East, West Reveal 2021 Schedules 

Officials have released the 2021 schedules for the West and East ARCA Menards Series. The 2021 season will mark the two series' second year on the…

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Superstar Racing Experience Announces 2021 SRX Schedule

Superstar Racing Experience (SRX) and CBS Sports have announced the full 2021 schedule for the new six-race, short-track series set to debut on June…

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Porsche Announces Plan To Develop LMDh Prototype

Porsche AG will develop an LMDh prototype that can compete in both the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship and FIA World Endurance Championship…

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Jost Capito Joins Williams F1 As CEO

Williams Racing has announced the appointment of Jost Capito as its new Chief Executive Officer. He will officially join the Formula 1 team on…

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California Announces New Small Business Grant Program

California has recently announced a package of assistance for small businesses and non-profits impacted by COVID-19, including $500 million in…

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DEI To Expand Headquarters In Avon Lake, Ohio

Design Engineering Inc. has announced the company is entering Phase Two of a long-term, three-phase expansion project that will increase capacity at…

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Timken Acquires Aurora Bearing Co.

The Timken Company, a provider of engineered bearings and power transmission products, has acquired Aurora Bearing Company's assets. Aurora…

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Crate Racin’ USA Announces $100K EZGO Challenge 

Crate Racin’ USA has announced the 2021 EZGO $100,000 Challenge schedule of events for the Newsome Raceway Parts Crate Racin’ USA Dirt Late Model…

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Harts Diesel And Machine Announces New Turbo Division

Harts Diesel and Machine, known for its line of high-performance diesel parts, is expanding with the formation of Harts Turbo, a division focused on…

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POWRi Announces New Lucas Oil Outlaw Midget Series 

Performance Open Wheel Racing Incorporated (POWRi) has announced it will sanction the POWRi Lucas Oil Outlaw Midget Series. The POWRi Lucas Oil…

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Whelen Modified Tour Announces 2021 Schedule

NASCAR has announced the 2021 NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour calendar, which includes 14 races across six states from Maine to Virginia. The schedule…

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Industry News

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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