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Lanny Edwards To Be Inducted Into Texas Hall
Tuesday, 3 Apr, 2012 – 6:55 | Comments Off

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Lanny Edwards, whose Devil’s Bowl Speedway rates as one of dirt-track racing’s meccas, will be cited for his lifetime impact on the sport next month as the 14th member inducted into the Texas Motorsports Hall of Fame.
Edwards will be honored Thursday, April 12, during ceremonies at the Texas Motorsports Hall of Fame Gala held in [...]

Atlanta Offering Ticket Specials
Tuesday, 27 Mar, 2012 – 19:22 | Comments Off

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Atlanta Motor Speedway is rolling out new ticket specials for the 2012 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series AdvoCare 500 weekend, Aug. 31-Sept. 2.
Two frontstretch Lower Petty or Lower Winners grandstand tickets will be offered for $99 while they last for the AdvoCare 500 on Sunday, Sept. 2. Fans will have a view of pit road and [...]

Texas Motorplex Drags Set
Saturday, 17 Mar, 2012 – 8:45 | Comments Off

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Texas Motorplex will launch its spring drag racing season Saturday with a driver’s meeting and test-n-tune session for Fast Friday/NHRA Street Legal competitors, a prelude to the first official Bracket Racing Series points race on Sunday.
The driver’s meeting will start at 9 a.m. in the Champion’s Club with a quick review of the points system, [...]

Atlanta Motor Speedway Offers Seat Deals
Saturday, 17 Mar, 2012 – 8:23 | Comments Off

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Atlanta Motor Speedway is offering several new individual seat suite-level options for fans looking to elevate their race-day experience during the track’s 2012 Labor Day night racing weekend, Aug. 31-Sept. 2, 2012.
The new Elliott Suite offers a view from above Turn 3 and the Elliott Grandstand in a climate-controlled environment. The suite seats will sell [...]

DIS To Fix Montoya Corner
Saturday, 17 Mar, 2012 – 8:20 | Comments Off

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Long-term repairs to the Turn 3 area of Daytona International Speedway, site of a bizarre crash and fire during NASCAR’s season-opening Daytona 500 last month, will be implemented after today’s 71st annual Daytona 200 sanctioned by AMA Pro Racing.
GEICO Suzuki rider Martin Cardenas powered his GSX-R600 Daytona SportBike around the 3.5-mile DIS road course in [...]

Austin F1 Track To Hold Expo
Wednesday, 14 Mar, 2012 – 6:41 | Comments Off

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Formula Expo, the first public event in the extended run-up to the inaugural 2012 Formula One United States Grand Prix, has been scheduled for June 16-17 at the Austin Convention Center. In partnership with the host Circuit of The Americas, Formula Expo will provide motorsports enthusiasts an opportunity to connect with the experience, history, technology [...]

Global Rallycross Launches
Monday, 12 Mar, 2012 – 15:47 | Comments Off

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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FORT WORTH, Texas – The Global Rallycross Championship will visit Texas Motor Speedway this summer as part of an initiative between GRC and Speedway Motorsports, Inc., designed to develop the action sport in the United States.
The partnership will bring select GRC events to NASCAR Sprint Cup and IZOD IndyCar Series [...]

COTA Includes Hispanic Website
Saturday, 3 Mar, 2012 – 9:12 | Comments Off

A Spanish version of the Circuit of The Americas website is up-and-running, designed to serve motorsports fans in the emerging Hispanic market with information about the inaugural Formula One U.S. Grand Prix scheduled for mid-November.
Located at www.CircuitofTheAmericas.com, the new language website platform is a unique resource for Spanish-speaking fans in the Lone Star State, neighboring [...]

Milwaukee Mile Tickets On Sale
Friday, 2 Mar, 2012 – 7:52 | Comments Off

Tickets are now on sale for the 2012 Milwaukee IndyFest, which will take place June 15 and 16 at the Milwaukee Mile at the Wisconsin State Fair Park. IndyFest will feature an IZOD IndyCar Series race Saturday afternoon as well as many other family-friendly activities, and is being promoted by Andretti Sports Marketing Wisconsin, an [...]

PIR Hosts “Night of Champions”
Wednesday, 15 Feb, 2012 – 15:37 | Comments Off

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PHOENIX – Fans can kick off one of the Phoenix area’s biggest party weekends by celebrating the start of the 2012 NASCAR season and the SUBWAY Fresh Fit 500™ at Phoenix International Raceway’s annual Night of Champions charity event. Festivities begin Thursday, March 1 at 7 p.m. at Frank & Albert’s, located [...]