(EDITOR’S NOTE: Kevin Ramsell is the Director of Business/Midwest Editor of Speed51.com. The views which are expressed in the following column are his own and not necessarily the views of Speed51.com and/or its partners)   Last weekend at the Pete Orr Memorial 100 at New Smyrna Speedway in New Smyrna Beach, Florida, another chapter was […]

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Charlotte, NC- As the 2015 racing season approaches, RaceDay Motorsports is pleased to announce their partnership with the CARS Tour. This partnership will bring motorsports simulation racing to each stop of the CARS Tour making the fan experience more exciting than ever.   The CARS Tour is the home of the all new pavement short […]

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CONCORD, N.C. (Jan. 29, 2015) – The process to select the Kulwicki Driver Development Program (KDDP) competitors for the 2015 season is currently in full swing. The program was established last year by family members of 1992 NASCAR Champion Alan Kulwicki as a means to offer assistance to worthy drivers while keeping the late champion’s […]

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VINTON, Iowa – Brett Root will follow in some big footsteps at IMCA. Root succeeds his mother Kathy as president of the Vinton-based automotive racing sanctioning organization. She’d purchased IMCA and sister company CarPac Publications from the family of Keith Knaack in the mid-1990s. “I realize that I am just the third president of IMCA […]

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DAYTONA BEACH, FLA. (Jan. 26, 2015) – NASCAR Drive for Diversity (D4D), the leading developmental platform for female and multicultural drivers and pit crew members, announced its 2015 class today. The program welcomes four talented program newcomers to the roster of six drivers striving to transition into the sport’s national series spotlight. Rev Racing, the […]

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JRi Shocks is excited to announce the winner of our PRI sweepstakes complete shock package giveaway.  Attendees at the 2014 PRI Show in Indianapolis had the opportunity to enter a drawing at the JRi Shocks booth for a complete set of JRi Shocks.  Late model racer Wil Herrington of Cochran Georgia was the lucky winner […]

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Short track drivers, crew chiefs and team members from across the country will have the opportunity to visit the heart of racing in Mooresville, NC as GRIP Seminars will set up at Dale Earnhardt, Inc. February 7-9, 2014   Building on the success of last year’s GRIP Seminar, these seminars will offer short track racers […]

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OAKS, PA - January 22, 2015 - The aisleways are humming, the loading docks are crammed, and the pace is frenetic from wall to wall inside the giant Greater Philadelphia Expo Center in Oaks, Pa., as more than 250 racing vehicles, from drag racing cars to dirt track machines, hundreds of hard parts manufacturers, from […]

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OK. We’ve been there. We get it.   You love racing. You’ve been doing it for a while now and you know the effort required, the late nights involved, and the passion and commitment needed. You’re getting good and have shown that you can win. But winning can be expensive.   You’ve seen the sponsorships […]

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Mooresville NC -- JRi Shocks is pleased to announce Wayne Gregory has joined our staff as the new Short Track Asphalt Market Manager. Wayne brings years of experience in asphalt short track racing to the company as well as a true passion for the sport.   Like so many mechanics and racers, Wayne got his […]

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