Industry http://www.racer.com/more/industry Thu, 28 May 2015 01:15:11 -0700 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb Audience upticks for Indy 500, Monaco; Coke 600 slips http://www.racer.com/more/industry/item/117229-audience-upticks-for-indy-500-monaco-coke-600-slips http://www.racer.com/more/industry/item/117229-audience-upticks-for-indy-500-monaco-coke-600-slips Audience upticks for Indy 500, Monaco; Coke 600 slips

Two of the Memorial Day weekend's high-profile races produced better numbers in TV ratings this year than last, while another took a slight step backward. According to SportsTVratings.com, the Indian...

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Industry Tue, 26 May 2015 15:38:02 -0700
INSIGHT: Mazda embraces the role of David among racing’s Goliath manufacturers http://www.racer.com/more/industry/item/117006-insight-mazda-embraces-the-role-of-david-among-racing-s-goliath-manufacturers http://www.racer.com/more/industry/item/117006-insight-mazda-embraces-the-role-of-david-among-racing-s-goliath-manufacturers INSIGHT: Mazda embraces the role of David among racing’s Goliath manufacturers

The month of May has become a beacon for all of Mazda North American Operations' motor racing activities. Professional sports car racing's annual visit to Monterey early in May has become a yearly op...

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Industry Thu, 21 May 2015 13:06:32 -0700
UPDATE: Still hope for Miller Motorsports Park? http://www.racer.com/more/industry/item/116947-update-still-hope-for-miller-motorsports-park http://www.racer.com/more/industry/item/116947-update-still-hope-for-miller-motorsports-park UPDATE: Still hope for Miller Motorsports Park?

Tooele County Commissioner Shawn Milne told FOX TV's Salt Lake City affiliate that while the County has no desire to take over operations of the park once the Larry H. Miller Group ends its lease of ...

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Industry Tue, 19 May 2015 15:48:15 -0700
Indy, NASCAR ratings for May 16-17 http://www.racer.com/more/industry/item/116945-indy-nascar-ratings-for-may-16-17 http://www.racer.com/more/industry/item/116945-indy-nascar-ratings-for-may-16-17 Indy, NASCAR ratings for May 16-17

ABC's Indianapolis 500 coverage earned a 1.0 overnight rating on ABC Sunday afternoon, which was down 17% from last year (1.2) according to SportsMediaWatch, but still was ABC’s highest IndyCar progr...

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Industry Tue, 19 May 2015 15:18:02 -0700
UPDATED: Ratings downturn for Indy GP, NASCAR http://www.racer.com/more/industry/item/116668-ratings-downturn-for-indy-gp-nascar http://www.racer.com/more/industry/item/116668-ratings-downturn-for-indy-gp-nascar UPDATED: Ratings downturn for Indy GP, NASCAR

The return to network TV for the Verizon IndyCar Series at the Grand Prix of Indianapolis brought the expected ratings boost from the previous three races on NBCSN, but still posted a year-on-year de...

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Industry Tue, 12 May 2015 13:59:02 -0700
INDUSTRY: Miller Motorsports Park to close http://www.racer.com/more/industry/item/116549-industry-miller-motorsports-park-to-close http://www.racer.com/more/industry/item/116549-industry-miller-motorsports-park-to-close INDUSTRY: Miller Motorsports Park to close

Larry Miller’s motor racing oasis on the outskirts of Salt Lake City, Utah, is scheduled to close on October 31 when the Larry H. Miller Group of Companies’ lease expires with Tooele County. “The Lar...

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Industry Sat, 09 May 2015 10:40:02 -0700
IndyCar: AutoNation gears up for ad campaign with Hunter-Reay http://www.racer.com/more/industry/item/116518-indycar-autonation-gears-up-for-ad-campaign-with-hunter-reay http://www.racer.com/more/industry/item/116518-indycar-autonation-gears-up-for-ad-campaign-with-hunter-reay IndyCar: AutoNation gears up for ad campaign with Hunter-Reay

Reigning Indy 500 champion Ryan Hunter-Reay will serve as the cornerstone of a new national advertising campaign by automotive retail giant AutoNation to commemorate its imminent 10 millionth car sal...

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Industry Fri, 08 May 2015 16:17:36 -0700
Willow Springs Raceway owner Bill Huth passes away at 91 http://www.racer.com/more/industry/item/116410-willow-springs-raceway-owner-bill-huth-passes-away-at-91 http://www.racer.com/more/industry/item/116410-willow-springs-raceway-owner-bill-huth-passes-away-at-91 Willow Springs Raceway owner Bill Huth passes away at 91

Bill Huth, longtime owner of Willow Springs Raceway in Southern California, passed away on May 4, at the age of 91. The desert road course is located in Willow Springs near Rosamond and Lancaster, Ca...

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Industry Wed, 06 May 2015 10:36:18 -0700
RX talent search finalists announced http://www.racer.com/more/industry/item/116094-rx-talent-search-finalists-announced http://www.racer.com/more/industry/item/116094-rx-talent-search-finalists-announced RX talent search finalists announced

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Industry Wed, 29 Apr 2015 01:00:06 -0700
IMS Hall of Fame Museum announces upcoming special exhibits http://www.racer.com/more/industry/item/116081-ims-hall-of-fame-museum-announces-upcoming-special-exhibits http://www.racer.com/more/industry/item/116081-ims-hall-of-fame-museum-announces-upcoming-special-exhibits IMS Hall of Fame Museum announces upcoming special exhibits

The Indianapolis Motor Speedway Hall of Fame Museum has announced the following upcoming special exhibits: The Racing Cars of Dan Gurney - An All-American Exhibition May 1-Nov. 30, 2015 Retired Grand...

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Industry Tue, 28 Apr 2015 16:35:46 -0700