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Motorsport Network acquires Autosport & the Haymarket Media Group’s motor racing portfolio

Motorsport Network acquires Autosport & the Haymarket Media Group’s motor racing portfolio

MIAMI—Motorsport Network, the Miami-headquartered publisher of Motorsport.com and Motor1.com, today announced the acquisition of six business operations that make up the Haymarket Media Group’s interests in motorsport publishing, photography and events. The acquired businesses in the Autosport portfolio include Aut ... Continue reading

Galpin Motors Reveals Search and Reward for First-Ever "Galpinized" Vehicle

Galpin Motors Reveals Search and Reward for First-Ever "Galpinized" Vehicle

Southern California's Galpin Motors<http://www.galpin.com/>, home to some of the leading automotive brands and the world famous Galpin Auto Sports (GAS), announced that it is searching for its long lost 1952 Ford Convertible, the "Galpin Custom" - it's first custom car. Galpin's recent discovery of one of Ed "Big Daddy ... Continue reading

Dodge and SRT Unleash Their Power with New Tagline, 'Domestic. Not Domesticated.' +VIDEO

Dodge and SRT Unleash Their Power with New Tagline, 'Domestic. Not Domesticated.' +VIDEO

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., July 29, 2016 -- Tagline captures the passion and attitude of America's mainstream and ultimate performance brands 'Domestic. Not Domesticated.' to be integrated in all Dodge and SRT brand communications and consumer touch points across multiple platforms 'Warning,' first TV spot featuring tagline, ... Continue reading

2016/2017 'Mopar Road Ready Powered by Dodge' Teen Safe-driving Slate Announced

2016/2017 'Mopar Road Ready Powered by Dodge' Teen Safe-driving Slate Announced

MORRISON, CO - July 23, 2016: "Mopar Road Ready Powered by Dodge" program returns for seven additional events, third year of teaching teens importance of being safe behind wheel New schedule announced during Mopar Mile-High NHRA Nationals drag race at Bandimere Speedway near Denver, site of return visit by program New ... Continue reading

Shane Gray Picks Up Additional Sponsor Nova Services

Shane Gray Picks Up Additional Sponsor Nova Services

DENVER, N.C. (Jan. 29) -- A Lexington based motor oil company will continue its partnership with Gray Motorsports and Pro Stock racer Shane Gray for the 2016 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series season. In addition, Gray Motorsports welcomes a new partner, Nova Services, for several races in 2016. The company specialize ... Continue reading

The Enthusiast Network and IRG Sports + Entertainment Announce a Multi-Year Partnership

The Enthusiast Network and IRG Sports + Entertainment Announce a Multi-Year Partnership

JUPITER, Florida (January 13, 2016) -tEN: The Enthusiast Network (TEN) and IRG Sports + Entertainment(TM) (IRGSE) announced a multi-year partnership that will bring a number of highly sought after automotive events to IRGSE venues. TEN's portfolio of events include: HOT ROD Power Tour, LOWRIDER Super Show, HOT ROD Drag ... Continue reading

Motorsports HoF Announces Bridgestone Induction Sponsor

Motorsports HoF Announces Bridgestone Induction Sponsor

Motorsports HoF Announces Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations As Presenting Sponsor for Annual Induction Ceremony Three-year partnership to begin with June 29 induction at Daytona International Speedway DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Jan. 8, 2015) – The Motorsports Hall of Fame of America announced today that Bridgestone A ... Continue reading

MOTORAMA Custom Car & Motorsports Expo March 13, 14 & 15, 2015 at Toronto's International Centre

MOTORAMA Custom Car & Motorsports Expo March 13, 14 & 15, 2015 at Toronto's International Centre

TORONTO, ON (CANADA) • Inside Track Communications – publishers of Inside Track Motorsport News, Inside Motorcycles, MX & Off-Road and the producer of the Canadian Motorsports Expo – is now the owner / promoter of the traditional hot rod / classic car / motorsports show held in mid-March at Toronto’ ... Continue reading

Race Central TV Joins The Auto Channel TV Network +VIDEO

Race Central TV Joins The Auto Channel TV Network +VIDEO

Veteran Racer-Sportscaster Kurt Hansen Hosts Weekly Award-Winning Show LOUISVILLE, KY - December 12, 2014: The Auto Channel is pleased to announce the addition of "Race Central TV" to the TACH-TV program schedule. "Race Central TV" is America's premier motor sports television show for all local, regional, national and ... Continue reading

A Hat-Trick of Chevrolet Performance Models

A Hat-Trick of Chevrolet Performance Models

By Larry Nutson Senior Editor, New York Bureau The Auto Channel (DSC_6636) About fifty miles west from our Nation’s Capital situated in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains are some wonderful and scenic driving roads that provide the opportunity to experience cars that are intended to be driven hard. A beauti ... Continue reading

707 HP 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Gets 22 MPG- Wow!

707 HP 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat Gets 22 MPG- Wow!

707 horses hurrying from its 6.2-liter supercharged HEMI® Hellcat V-8. Equipped with Chrysler Group’s segment-exclusive TorqueFlite eight-speed automatic transmission, the new Challenger SRT Hellcat has earned a highway fuel-economy rating of 22 miles per gallon (mpg) from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency ... Continue reading

Nutson's Nuggets: Last Week's Automotive News and Opinion September 1-7, 2014

Nutson's Nuggets: Last Week's Automotive News and Opinion September 1-7, 2014

Last Week's Automotive News and Opinion; Mazda 2016 MX-5 unveiling,Haas F1 Team,Tesla picks factory location, most driver are lawbreakers, Alexis DeJoria, electric vehicles short circuit; Ford truck to give honest towing and carrying capacities; august 2014 u s auto sales hot ... Continue reading

The 12th Annual NMCA World Street Finals Engulfs Indianapolis October 10-13!

The 12th Annual NMCA World Street Finals Engulfs Indianapolis October 10-13!

For their last points event of the 2013 season, the NMCA Flowmaster Nationals rolls into Lucas Oil Raceway for the 12th Annual NMCA World Street Finals Featuring the 7th Annual Chevrolet Performance LSX Shootout. Lucas Oil Raceway was the scene of the NMCA World Finals last season, where records were set in many race c ... Continue reading

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