HOT ROD Power Tour Returning to Memphis in 2015

       HOT ROD Power Tour Returning to Memphis in 2015   MIR will be the third stop on the seven-city, seven-day tour   MILLINGTON, Tenn. (December 17, 2014) – The legendary HOT ROD Power Tour will return to Memphis, Tennessee in 2015 and they recently announced a stop at Memphis International Raceway (MIR)…

IHRA NEWS RELEASES DEC.12TH 2014

  December 12, 2014   Pro Mod returns to IHRA Nitro Jam Series in 2015  Crower Racing Products to sponsor IHRA Pro Mod class, named Official Valve Train of IHRA    IRG Sports + Entertainment™ (IRG) and the International Hot Rod Association™ (IHRA) are thrilled to announce the return of one of IHRA’s most treasured…

Joyhn Hunter Nemechek wins Snowball Derb:

  Joyhn Hunter Nemechek wins Snowball Derb: John Hunter Nemechek won the 47th Annual Snowball Derby Race at Five Flags Speedway with a bold four-wide move on new tires with just five laps to go. Technical inspection has completed without any issues. Pole winner Hunter Robbins finished 4th. Some other NASCAR drivers in the race:…

LEA ANNE POWELL NAMED MISS NITRO JAM

  LEA ANNE POWELL NAMED MISS NITRO JAM    POWELL TO REPRESENT NJDRS IN 2015 NORWALK, Ohio (December 4, 2014) – IRG Sports + Entertainment™ and the International Hot Rod Association™ (IHRA) are excited to announce the addition of Lea Anne Powell as Miss Nitro Jam for 2015.Powell, an accomplished racer and spokesmodel, will travel…

INDYCAR NEWS AND NOTES – Dec. 4, 2014

INDYCAR NEWS AND NOTES – Dec. 4, 2014Today’s Verizon IndyCar Series and Mazda Road to Indy headlines:1. Hinchcliffe makes special delivery  2. Foyt released from hospital, recovering at home 3. Push-to-pass standardized for 2015 4. Blackstock steps up with Andretti Autosport 5. Fans invited to watch Mazda Road to Indy teams at NOLA 6. Third…

.Courtney Force and Graham Raha Engaged

 .Courtney Force and Graham Rahal announced their engagement on Twitter on Thursday while visiting Venice, Italy.  The 26-year-old Force is the youngest daughter of NHRA legend John Force and is currently a Funny Car driver for John Force Racing. Rahal, 25, drives for his father, Bobby Rahal, who won CART championships in 1986, 1987 and…

Snowball Derby

Several NASCAR drivers running Snowball Derby: The NASCAR season may have ended but that hasn’t stopped several of the biggest names in the industry from racing deep into the off-season as drivers from all three national touring divisions have filed entries for the Snowball Derby Super Late Model race at Five Flags Speedway in Pensacola,…

SATURDAY – ELDORA SPEEDWAY MAJOR EVENT TICKETS ON SALE

SATURDAY – ELDORA SPEEDWAY MAJOR EVENT TICKETS ON SALE Race Fans Can Go Online, Call or Visit Starting 10 a.m. For Tickets and Campsites ROSSBURG, OH (December 2) – For Eldora Speedway race fans, the first Saturday in December is one of the most anticipated dates on their ‘off-season’ calendar. It is the traditional date…

Bobby Sides to Join the Memphis International Raceway Team

 Bobby Sides to Join the Memphis International Raceway Team MILLINGTON, Tenn. (December 2, 2014) – Memphis International Raceway (MIR) is pleased to announce that Bobby Sides is joining the organization as Director of Race Operations – Dirt Track & Road Course, effective January 2, 2015. Bobby will oversee racing operations on the dirt track which…

VERIZON INDYCAR SERIES RELEASES 2015 RULE CHANGES

VERIZON INDYCAR SERIES RELEASES 2015 RULE CHANGES INDIANAPOLIS (Tuesday, Dec. 2, 2014) –  The 2015 Verizon IndyCar Series rulebook was issued to teams this week and changes to the sporting and technical regulations include double points for the 99th Indianapolis 500 Mile Race and the season finale at Sonoma Raceway on Aug. 30. “The best…