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Fisker Inc. Set To Enter Extreme E As Manufacturer

Extreme E, the new electric off-road motor racing championship, has announced that it is in advanced talks with Fisker Inc., the creator of…

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Maurice Petty, NASCAR Hall Of Fame Engine Builder, Passes Away

Maurice Petty, the man who supplied the horsepower that propelled his brother Richard Petty to nearly all of his 200 NASCAR Cup Series victories and…

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Pre-Registration Now Open For Holley’s Intergalactic Ford Festival In Bowling Green

Pre-registration is now open for Holley’s second annual Intergalactic Ford Festival, set for Bowling Green, Kentucky, at Beech Bend Raceway, on…

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Formula 1 Confirms No North American, Brazil Races In 2020

Formula 1 officials have confirmed that it would not be possible to race in Brazil, the United States, Mexico, and Canada in 2020. Formula 1 said…

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Five Indoor Race Dates Booked For 2020-21 Off-Season

Indoor Auto Racing Series officials have announced five race dates have been booked for the 2020-21 off-season.  The competiton is set to begin at…

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NASCAR Announces No Practice Or Qualifying For Remainder Of 2020 Events

NASCAR competition officials have announced that the remaining national series events on the 2020 schedule will be held without practice and…

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SCORE Announces 2021 World Desert Championship Schedule

SCORE has released its official 2021 schedule for the SCORE World Desert Championship.  All four races will be contested in Mexico, and the events…

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Total Seal Piston Rings Launches New E-Commerce Website

Total Seal Piston Rings, based in Phoenix, Arizona, has announced the launch of its new website and e-commerce store, The easy-to-…

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I-80 Speedway Announces Over $250k In Purse Money For Silver Dollar Nationals

I-80 Speedway has announced that this week's events will feature three days of side-by-side racing action along with $65,000 in top prizes and over $…

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PRI's New Ambassador Program Helps Race Tracks Remain Open

  Performance Racing Industry (PRI) has launched a new program to help track promoters navigate evolving and often confusing local, state, and…

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Germany's BBS Wheels Files For Bankruptcy

BBS GmbH, the wheel manufacturer based in Schiltach, Germany, has filed for bankruptcy, according to a company statement that also cited the…

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Knoxville Raceway Set To Host 'Christmas In July' This Weekend

Knoxville Raceway, the iconic semi-banked 1/2-mile in Knoxville, Iowa, is set to host the first-ever “Christmas in July” celebration on Saturday,…

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Indianapolis Motor Speedway Yard of Bricks and 2019 Indy 500 winner Simon Pagenaud. Photo by Joe Skibinski, courtesy of IMS.

Officials Estimate 25% Capacity For This Year's Indy 500

Based on policies and procedures put into effect by the Indianapolis Motor Speedway (IMS), officials announced that attendance for the 104th Running…

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NHRA Adds Third Date For Indy Nationals, Limited Fans Allowed

National Hot Rod Association (NHRA) officials have announced a third date for the NHRA Indy Nationals set for Lucas Oil Raceway in Indianapolis on…

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Travis Pastrana Proposes New Maryland Rallycross Course

Travis Pastrana, active Global RallyCross Championship competitor and "Nitro Circus" star, has proposed a new racing facility in Sudlersville,…

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TOCA Releases 2021 BTCC Calendar

Series organizer TOCA has released the official calendar for the 2021 British Touring Car Championship. Following the condensed 2020 campaign, the…

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Milltronics Announces Distribution Agreement With EMEC Machine Tools

Milltronics USA, Inc., a division of HURCO, has announced a new partnership agreement with EMEC Machine Tools, Inc. for the distribution, service,…

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PRA Tours Announces Leadership Changes

Prestoria Racing Association (PRA) Tours officials have announced leadership changes, effective immediately. Renee Hackett has left the organization…

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NHRA Announces Changes To Several Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series Events

National Hot Rod Association (NHRA) officials have announced that Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series competition at both the Dodge Mile-High NHRA Nationals…

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St. Thomas Dragway Renews Commitment To IHRA

St. Thomas Dragway, the longest continually running drag racing facility in Canada, has renewed a multi-year sanctioning agreement with the…

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RANDYS Worldwide Announces New COO, Director Of Distribution Operations

RANDYS Worldwide Automotive, the parent company of Yukon Gear & Axle, has announced Ted Caldwell as its new chief operation officer (COO) and Tim…

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New FASTRAK Northeast Series Launch Postponed To 2021

Officials with the FASTRAK Racing Series Northeast have announced the launch of the new tour is being postponed to 2021.  The races scheduled for…

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Employees of Superior Equipment Solutions (SES) in Ohio

HURCO's Takumi USA Announces New Distributor For Kentucky, Southern Ohio

Takumi USA, a division of HURCO, has named Superior Equipment Solutions (SES) of Franklin, Ohio, as its exclusive full-service distributor for…

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Tod Quiring Acquires Huset’s Speedway, Books All Star Show On Aug. 2

The sale of Huset’s Speedway in Brandon, South Dakota, has been finalized with Minnesota businessman Tod Quiring acquiring the 3/8-mile dirt track…

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National Sprint Car Hall Of Fame Induction Banquet Postponed Until 2021

The National Sprint Car Hall of Fame located in Knoxville, Iowa, has announced that this year’s 31st annual National Sprint Car Hall of Fame &…

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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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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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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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