Tag Archive: NASCAR

May 26

NASCAR partners with Steven Soderbergh on heist-themed film Project

Channing Tatum to Star in “Logan Lucky” for Soderbergh’s Return to the Big Screen

NASCAR logo NASCAR® is collaborating with Academy Award-winning director Steven Soderbergh on a feature film entitled Logan Lucky, starring Channing Tatum alongside Daniel Craig, Riley Keough, Adam Driver and Seth MacFarlane.

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May 26

Five legends unveiled as 2017 NASCAR Hall Of Fame Class

Childress, Hendrick, Martin, Parks and Parsons Comprise Hall’s Eighth Class

NASCAR logo NASCAR announced today the inductees who will comprise the NASCAR Hall of Fame Class of 2017. The five-person group – the eighth since the inception of the NASCAR Hall of Fame in 2010 – consists of Richard Childress, Rick Hendrick, Mark Martin, Raymond Parks and Benny Parsons. In addition, NASCAR announced that Martinsville Speedway founder H. Clay Earles won the Landmark Award for Outstanding Contributions to NASCAR. Read the rest of this entry »

May 23

NASCAR Industry to honor Fallen U.S. Armed Forces Members with 600 Miles of Remembrance at Charlotte Motor Speedway

Windshield Tribute Part of NASCAR: An American Salute at Coca-Cola 600

Continuing the sport’s long-standing tradition of honoring the United States Armed Forces, all 40 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series drivers will bear the name of a fallen service member on their race car windshields during Sunday’s Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway (6 p.m. ET on FOX, PRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio), NASCAR announced today.

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May 22

Kevin Lacroix launches season

Bumper to Bumper is proud to sponsor Kevin Lacroix this season

2016-05-17 During a memorable evening, last May 17 th , Kevin presented his sponsor in the first store under the new banner. At the start of his first complete season in Pinty’s NASCAR, everything is in place for his conquest of the driver’s championship for the 2016 season.

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May 19

NASCAR National Series News & Notes — NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race at Charlotte

NASCAR Programming

NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race logo “NASCAR: The Rise of American Speed” – Sunday, May 22 at 9 p.m. ET on CMT. In the final installment of the three-part mini-series, Brian France and Lesa France Kennedy are interviewed, sharing a third-generation perspective and plans for the future of motorsports. Read the rest of this entry »

May 18

Pinty’s Delicious Foods Inc. on board as a major sponsor of Honda Indy Toronto

NASCAR-sanctioned race at Honda Indy Toronto to be called Pinty’s Grand Prix of Toronto

Pinty’s Grand Prix of Toronto logo Honda Indy Toronto announces that the NASCAR Pinty’s Series race to be held Saturday, July 16, at Exhibition Place, will be called the Pinty’s Grand Prix of Toronto. The new agreement with Pinty’s Delicious Foods Inc. extends through 2018.  Read the rest of this entry »

May 09

Valérie Chiasson in Porsche GT3 Cup Canada this season!

Porsche Prestige car is a 2014 GT3 Cup model and was prepared by Éric Côté’s GT Racing Team 

Michel Dansereau As the top Canadian Touring Car novice driver at the Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve in 2014 and the first female driver to earn an overall podium at the Grand Prix du Canada in 2015, Valérie Chiasson will mark another “first” this year as the first woman to contest a full season in the Canadian Porsche GT3 Cup.

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Apr 29

Castroneves takes on ‘American Ninja Warrior’ obstacle course

NASCAR’s Ricky Stenhouse was also scheduled to compete

Helio CastronevesOn a rain-soaked night in Indianapolis, Helio Castroneves was the lone Verizon IndyCar Series driver able to take to the “American Ninja Warrior” course in Indianapolis. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 26

Multi-year Plan to Enhance Customer Service at National Series Events; Lixar Becomes a Preferred Technology Partner of NASCAR

NASCAR partners with Lixar to develop best-in-class at-track guest experience

NASCAR logo NASCAR and Lixar, a technology company driven by mobile and data science innovation, announced today a multi-year deal, designating the company as a preferred technology partner of NASCAR.

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Apr 22

NASCAR Go FAS Racing Team entrusts its Can-Am/Kappa/Cyclops Gear #32 car to Carpentier

Patrick Carpentier  to race in Sonoma and Indianapolis

 

2016:04:22_13:47:16_0067 The NASCAR Sprint Cup Go FAS Racing Team took advantage of the public opening of BRP Space, an urban showcase featuring all BRP products and brands – Ski-Doo, Lynx, Sea-Doo, Evinrude, Rotax and Can-Am – to announce that it would entrust its Can-Am/Kappa/Cyclops Gear Ford Fusion #32 to the renowned Quebec driver, Patrick Carpentier.

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Apr 14

NASCAR National Series News & Notes — Bristol

Triple Play: Kyl3 Busch Visits Top Track In Search Of Third Straight Win

NASCAR logo Baseball season has started, but Kyle Busch may turn the first triple play of 2016. Busch will attempt to win his third consecutive NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race in Sunday’s Food City 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway (1 p.m. ET on FOX). Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 07

NASCAR National Series News and Notes — Texas-1

Busch clocks in First at Martinsville, readies for Texas

NASCAR logo Kyle Busch earned his first win of the season and his first career checkered flag at Martinsville Speedway when he led 352 of 500 laps on his way to Victory Lane in Sunday’s STP 500. Busch virtually guarantees himself a spot in the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup as the fifth different driver to win this season (Jimmie Johnson, 2; Kevin Harvick, Brad Keselowski, Denny Hamlin). Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 04

LP Dumoulin, Bill Burns and the team unify their expertise

2016: 5th Full Season – 12 Races – Successful Formula

Louis-Philippe Dumoulin 2In 47 days, Louis-Philippe Dumoulin will begin his fifth full season in the NASCAR Pinty’s series. In collaboration with renowned crew chief Bill Burns, who has known success for over 20 years in the world of stock cars, the #47 Dodge WeatherTech Canada/ Groupe Bellemare driver will overcome new challenges within the Dumoulin Competition racing team.   Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 31

NASCAR driver Derek White wanted in massive tobacco smuggling investigation

White allegedly worked within a criminal organization to bring cheap tobacco into Quebec

Derek White portrait NASCAR driver Derek White, as well as 60 other people, are wanted in connection with a massive tobacco smuggling operation, according to Bloomberg.

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Mar 11

Can-Am 200 adds to prestige of 2016 NASCAR Labour Day Weekend at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park

“We at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park are thrilled to welcome BRP as the title sponsor” – Ron Fellows

Can-Am 200 logo BRP confirms primary sponsor of the #32 Go FAS Racing Canada team featuring promising driver Alex Labbé for all 11 NASCAR Pinty’s Series races in Canada in 2016. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 09

NASCAR Pinty’s Series to be well represented at Motorama

Several series cars, drivers and officials will be in attendance at the show

Motorama Custom Car & Motorsports Expo Presented by Mothers logo Canada’s only national professional stock car racing series, the NASCAR Pinty’s Series, will once again enjoy a high profile presence at the Motorama Custom Car & Motorsports Expo presented by Mothers. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 26

NASCAR legend Bobby Allison to appear at Toronto Motorama show

Hall of Famer to meet with fans, share stories, sign autographs and pose for pictures on Sunday, March 13

NASCAR - Bobby Allison When it comes to the legends of NASCAR, they don’t get much bigger than Bobby Allison. The 1983 NASCAR Sprint Cup champion retired having won 85 races on NASCAR’s top tour during his illustrious career, including three Daytona 500 victories. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 18

NASCAR National Series News & Notes — Daytona

Logano(ther) One: No. 22 Ford Driver Looks To Capture Second Straight Daytona 500 Victory

NASCAR logo With a visit to Victory Lane in Sunday’s Daytona 500 (1 p.m. on FOX), Joey Logano would become only the fourth driver to win The Great American Race in consecutive seasons. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 17

ROUSH Performance Motorsports: On the grid across the U.S.

ROUSH will field NASCAR Xfinity, drag, drift and road racing programs for the 2016 season

Roush PerformanceFrom Long Beach to Austin to Daytona, race teams backed by ROUSH Performance are ready to tear into this year’s season. ROUSH Performance will sponsor racing efforts that span the gamut from road racing to drag racing to NASCAR to drifting. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 16

NASCAR and Mack Trucks announce multi-year partnership

Iconic Mack Trucks to Transport NASCAR in Custom-Engineered Haulers   

NASCAR logo Mack Trucks, one of the most iconic American brands, has entered into a multi-year national sports partnership with NASCAR. The collaboration designates Mack Trucks as the “Official Hauler of NASCAR®.” Read the rest of this entry »

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