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New SPEARS Pro Late Model Series Starts In 2021

Officials have announced the new SPEARS (SRL) Pro Late Model Series will compete in its inaugural season in 2021.  The new SPEARS Pro Late Model…

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Photo by Trent Gower courtesy of World of Outlaws

90-Plus Races For World Of Outlaws Sprint Cars In 2021

The World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car Series has released its 2021 schedule, which features a full slate of crown jewel events. The…

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Bill McAnally Racing Drivers Academy Announced For 2021

Bill McAnally Racing has announced the BMR Drivers Academy for the 2021 season. The Academy will allow at least 14 drivers to participate with the…

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Photo of Victory Lane by Steve Bischoff courtesy of World of Outlaws

World Of Outlaws Increases Sprint Car Purses, Points Fund

Officials from the World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car Series have announced the series is increasing its single-day and two-day event…

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2021 Schedule Set For NASCAR Camping World Truck Series

NASCAR has announced the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series 2021 schedule, which is highlighted by trips to traditional and new tracks alike,…

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OCRS Names Terry Mattox As New Co-Owner

Oil Capital Racing Series (OCRS) owner Kerry Gorby has announced that Terry Mattox has purchased an interest in the series and is now a co-owner.…

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Jenna Jefferies, PerTronix

Jenna Jefferies Joins PerTronix Performance Brands

PerTronix Performance Brands has announced that industry veteran Jenna Jefferies has joined the company as its new national account manager. …

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​​​​​​​Musi Racing in Mooresville, North Carolina

Construction Underway On New Musi Racing Facility

Musi Racing has begun construction on a new state-of-the-art facility near Mooresville Dragway in North Carolina. In September, the race team broke…

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Jimmy Fennig

Jimmy Fennig To Lead Competition At Roush Fenway Racing

Roush Fenway Racing has named Jimmy Fennig executive vice president in charge of competition. Fennig, who joined the organization in 1997 and played…

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NASCAR weekend at Circuit of the Americas (COTA)

Bryan Hammond Named Executive Director For COTA's NASCAR Event

Speedway Motorsports' Bryan Hammond, who serves as its primary liaison to NASCAR premier partners, has been selected as the executive director for…

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Crandon International Raceway

New Owners For Crandon International Raceway

Officials from Crandon International Raceway have announced that the historic facility and all its assets have been purchased by off-road racer,…

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Evergreen Speedway

Evergreen Speedway Announces Director Of Business Development 

Evergreen Speedway, the super-oval race track based in Monroe, Washington, has hired longtime Everett AquaSox executive Brian Sloan as the Director…

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Permatex Names Dan Clarke As Director Of Marketing, Engine Repair

Permatex, the provider of chemical technology for automotive maintenance and repair, has appointed Dan Clarke to the Director of Marketing position…

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Beta Tools USA Establishes North American Presence

Beta Utensili S.P.A., the Italian manufacturer of high-quality professional tools, has announced a new subsidiary named Beta Tools USA, which will…

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NGK Announces Executive Changes

NGK Spark Plugs (U.S.A.), INC. has announced two promotions within its executive team.  Brian Norko has been promoted to Senior Vice President of…

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Brembo Announces Acquisition Of SBS Friction A/S

Brembo, the disc brake technology provider, has acquired SBS Friction A/S, a Danish company that develops and manufactures innovative and eco-…

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“CRASH!” novel

Smithsonian Adds HANS Device Story To Collection 

“CRASH!”, the novel chronicling the story of the widespread use of the HANS (Head and Neck System) device in motorsports, will be added to the…

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

Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series Discontinued

Lucas Oil Products has announced its decision to discontinue its ownership and operation of the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series (LOORRS) presented…

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NASA NP01 prototype race car

NASA Introduces Upgraded NP01 Evo Prototype

After switching manufacturers, the National Auto Sport Association (NASA) has reintroduced its NP01 Evo prototype vehicle. The new package, designed…

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National Hot Rod Association (NHRA) Camping World Drag Racing Series logo

NHRA Announces Complete 2021 National Event Schedule 

NHRA officials have announced the details of the 2021 Camping World Drag Racing Series 23-event season, revealing national event pro category…

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Champion Oil Selects New Southeast Rep Agency 

Champion Brands, the manufacturer of lubricants, additives, chemicals, and engine oils, has selected All-Midwest Sales, LLC, as its Racing and…

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Chili Bowl Nationals at the River Spirit Expo Center

25% Capacity, Masks, Temperature Checks For 2021 Chili Bowl

Fans attending the 2021 Lucas Oil Chili Bowl Nationals presented by General Tire, set for January 11-16 at the River Spirit Expo Center, will be…

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Race Track Business Conference (RTBC)

PRI President Dr. Jamie Meyer To Headline Race Track Business Conference

Tim Frost, the National Speedway Directory publisher, has announced the schedule for the 2020 virtual Race Track Business Conference (RTBC) set for…

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Meyer Distributing Announces New Bridgeport, WV Location

Meyer Distributing, Inc, the automotive specialty products marketing and distribution provider, has announced a new location in Bridgeport, West…

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N.G.K. Spark Plugs (U.S.A.), Inc. Announces Executive Change

N.G.K. Spark Plugs (U.S.A.), INC., has announced a new position for one executive team member. Kent Howard has been promoted to Senior Vice…

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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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Mint 400 Military Challenge, two military vehicles on track

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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