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IndyCar To Return To Iowa For 2022 Doubleheader

After a one-year hiatus, the NTT IndyCar Series will return to Iowa Speedway in 2022 as part of a doubleheader event set for July 23–24. The series…

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Mercedes-EQ To Leave Formula E After 2022

Mercedes-EQ will leave the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship at the end of Season 8, which concludes August 2022. “Mercedes has been a valued…

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NHRA Set To Return To Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park In 2022

NHRA has teamed up with Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park and the Gila River Indian Community to announce the return of the NHRA Arizona Nationals,…

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Formula 1 Cancels 2021 Japanese Grand Prix 

The Japanese Grand Prix will not take place in 2021, Formula 1 has announced. Race organizers have cited “ongoing complexities” related to the…

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MAVTV Motorsports Network Promotes Kevin Asbell To COO, General Counsel

MAVTV Motorsports Network, the US-based motorsports TV network owned and operated by Lucas Oil Products, has announced the executive promotion of…

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Indy 500 Recognized With Responsible Sport Certification

Image courtesy of IMS Indianapolis 500 presented by Gainbridge, the largest single-day sporting event in the world, is now a certified responsible…

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Centerforce Hires Trent McGee As Marketing Manager

Centerforce, the manufacturer of performance clutches and flywheels for classic and late model cars and trucks, has hired Trent McGee as marketing…

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Madison International Speedway Joins Fight To Save Our Race Cars

Madison International Speedway in Oregon, Wisconsin, is advocating for racers and fans to join the effort to protect the future of motorsports by…

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2021 HOT ROD Power Tour Set For Next Week With Official Route

MOTORTREND’s legendary 27th annual HOT ROD Power Tour Presented by HP Tuners and Driven by Continental Tire returns to five cities in the Midwest…

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IMSA Launches Diverse Driver Development Scholarship Program

The International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) has unveiled the new IMSA Diverse Driver Development annual scholarship program, designed to…

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Motorsports Hall Of Fame Honors Robin Miller With Special Ceremony 

Photo of Robin Miller by Walter Kuhn, courtesy of IndyCar The Motorsports Hall of Fame of America (MSHFA) has honored racing journalist Robin Miller…

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LSI Chemical Announces Indonesian Distributor 

LSI Chemical has announced the addition of PT Papasari to the company’s roster of international distributors of both LSI Chemical and Hot Shot’s…

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NASCAR Partners To Launch New Science, STEM Curriculum 

NASCAR and the National Science Teaching Association (NSTA) have launched a new science and STEM learning curriculum for K-8 science teachers across…

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100th Running Of Pikes Peak Int’l Hill Climb 2022 Date Set

The milestone 100th running of the Broadmoor Pikes Peak International Hill Climb (PPIHC), brought to you by Gran Turismo, is set for Sunday, June 26…

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Santa Maria Raceway Suspends Operations

Photo courtesy of Santa Maria Raceway, Facebook Santa Maria Raceway—the 1/3-mile clay oval in San Luis Obispo County, California—has suspended…

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Industry Mourns Passing Of Motorsports Broadcaster Bob Jenkins

Photo by Shawn Payne, courtesy of IndyCar Veteran radio and television broadcaster Bob Jenkins, a former “Voice of the 500” inducted into the…

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The Wharton Automotive Group Acquires Silver Sport Transmissions

The Wharton Automotive Group has acquired Silver Sport Transmissions (SST). The Wharton Automotive Group, consisting of McLeod Racing and FTI…

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Annual DEI Cruise-In Set For Saturday, August 21

Design Engineering Inc. (DEI), in partnership with the city of Avon Lake, Ohio, will host its annual DEI Cruise-In on Saturday, August 21. The event…

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McLaren Racing To Acquire Majority Stake In Arrow McLaren SP

Image courtesy of McLaren Racing McLaren Racing has agreed to acquire a majority share in the Arrow McLaren SP IndyCar team. The transaction will…

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Torqued Distribution Adds Lou Lobsinger As Head Of Sales & Marketing

Torqued Distribution—the warehouse distributor of performance brands based in the UK and Europe—has announced Lou Lobsinger as its new Head of Sales…

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Off-Road Motorsports Hall Of Fame Announces Class Of 2021

The Off-Road Motorsports Hall of Fame (ORMHOF) has announced its Class of 2021 as Steve Kelley, Spencer Low, John Marking, and Tim Morton.  A…

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​​​​​​​Bridgestone Americas has broken ground on a $51 million expansion of its Firestone Industrial Products’ (FSIP) air springs production facility

Bridgestone Breaks Ground On $51 Million Expansion Of Air Springs Plant

Bridgestone Americas has broken ground on a $51 million expansion of its Firestone Industrial Products’ (FSIP) air springs production facility in…

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RPM Act Q&A With NCMA Chairman Greg Fornelli

(From left to right) SPEED SPORT's Ralph Sheheen, US Congressman Patrick McHenry (R-NC), and Greg Fornelli of NCMA, SRI Performance, and Stock Car…

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2022 NHRA Winternationals Returns To Traditional February Date As Season Opener

Image courtesy of NHRA NHRA and Auto Club Raceway at Pomona have announced the dates of the 2022 NHRA Camping World Drag Racing Series season…

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Texas Motor Speedway Appoints Rob Ramage As Senior VP, GM

Veteran Texas Motor Speedway executive and general counsel Rob Ramage has been promoted to Senior Vice President and General Manager of Texas Motor…

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RaceQuip Super Store Debuts In Mooresville, NC

RaceQuip Super Store Debuts In Mooresville, NC

RaceQuip and Carolina Racing Supply (CRS) have announced a partnership to bring the all-new RaceQuip Super Store to Mooresville, North Carolina. As…

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NMCA Introduces Drag & Drive Shootout 

NMCA Introduces Drag & Drive Shootout 

The NMCA Muscle Car Nationals has introduced Drag & Drive Shootout to bring select long-haul street car participants to three events in 2022…

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PerTronix Performance Brands Names New Investment Partner

PerTronix Performance Brands—the provider of aftermarket automotive products including ignition, exhaust and fuel systems—has announced a new…

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Richard Petty Motorsports Sells Majority Interest 

Photo of the Richard Petty Motorsports No. 43 driven by Erik Jones courtesy of RPM Richard Petty Motorsports (RPM)—owned by NASCAR Hall of Famer…

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JRi Shocks Acquired By Arnott

JRi Shocks Acquired By Arnott

Arnott, the provider of air suspension products for passenger vehicles, has announced the acquisition of JRi Shocks based in Mooresville, North…

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