Industry http://www.racer.com/more/industry Sun, 29 May 2016 03:19:08 -0700 en-gb Updated TV Ratings: Indy 500 qualifying, NASCAR All-Star Race http://www.racer.com/more/industry/item/129899-tv-ratings-indy-500-qualifying-nascar-all-star-race http://www.racer.com/more/industry/item/129899-tv-ratings-indy-500-qualifying-nascar-all-star-race Updated TV Ratings: Indy 500 qualifying, NASCAR All-Star Race

IndyCar's latest revision to the qualifying procedure for the Indianapolis 500 produced a 0.89 overnight rating for Sunday's pole showdown on ABC, while Saturday's show scored a 0.71. That compares w...

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Industry Wed, 25 May 2016 09:41:47 -0700
TV Ratings: Indy GP, Spanish GP, Dover NASCAR http://www.racer.com/more/industry/item/129603-tv-ratings-indy-gp-spanish-gp-dover-nascar http://www.racer.com/more/industry/item/129603-tv-ratings-indy-gp-spanish-gp-dover-nascar TV Ratings: Indy GP, Spanish GP, Dover NASCAR

The return of the Verizon IndyCar Series to broadcast network TV with the GP of Indianapolis scored a 0.97 rating on ABC Saturday afternoon. That is up from a 0.7 for last year's race, also on ABC. N...

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Industry Tue, 17 May 2016 14:40:24 -0700
INDUSTRY: SCRAMP, ISC, join forces to bid for Monterey promoter contract http://www.racer.com/more/industry/item/129422-industry-scramp-isc-join-forces-to-bid-for-monterey-promoter-contract http://www.racer.com/more/industry/item/129422-industry-scramp-isc-join-forces-to-bid-for-monterey-promoter-contract INDUSTRY: SCRAMP, ISC, join forces to bid for Monterey promoter contract

Former adversaries SCRAMP and the International Speedway Corporation (ISC) have come together to file a joint bid seeking the next contract to serve as promoters for Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. "SCRAM...

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Industry Fri, 13 May 2016 15:17:24 -0700
IMS Productions hires new executive producer http://www.racer.com/more/industry/item/129199-ims-productions-hires-new-executive-producer http://www.racer.com/more/industry/item/129199-ims-productions-hires-new-executive-producer IMS Productions hires new executive producer

IMS Productions has hired veteran sports broadcasting producer Rich Feinberg as vice president and executive producer. During his career, Feinberg has managed all aspects of live video production for...

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Industry Fri, 06 May 2016 13:06:31 -0700
F1: Mateschitz in TV station closure u-turn http://www.racer.com/more/industry/item/129134-mateschitz-in-tv-station-closure-u-turn http://www.racer.com/more/industry/item/129134-mateschitz-in-tv-station-closure-u-turn F1: Mateschitz in TV station closure u-turn

Red Bull founder and Formula 1 team owner Dietrich Mateschitz has performed a complete u-turn and decided to not shut down his private television channel ServusTV. Mateschitz had earlier announced th...

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Industry Wed, 04 May 2016 15:00:14 -0700
TV Ratings: F1 Russia, NASCAR Talladega http://www.racer.com/more/industry/item/129114-tv-ratings-f1-russia-nascar-talladega http://www.racer.com/more/industry/item/129114-tv-ratings-f1-russia-nascar-talladega TV Ratings: F1 Russia, NASCAR Talladega

The chaotic Talladega round of NASCAR Sprint Cup competition managed to end a run of year-on-year ratings declines for NASCAR's top league, but that's as far as the good news went. FOX's telecast sco...

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Industry Tue, 03 May 2016 19:40:19 -0700
'Racing Goes Safer' at Long Beach http://www.racer.com/more/industry/item/129099-racing-goes-safer-at-long-beach http://www.racer.com/more/industry/item/129099-racing-goes-safer-at-long-beach

Left to right, above: 'Racing Goes Safer' speakers Dr. Stephen Olvey, Romain Morizot, Yves Morizot, Dr. Jacques Dallaire, Dr. Terry Trammell, Don Taylor, Ed Becker, Joe Powell and Del Worsham. The fi...

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Industry Tue, 03 May 2016 13:15:18 -0700
TV Ratings: Barber, Richmond, Charlotte http://www.racer.com/more/industry/item/128808-tv-ratings-barber-richmond-charlotte http://www.racer.com/more/industry/item/128808-tv-ratings-barber-richmond-charlotte TV Ratings: Barber, Richmond, Charlotte

The Verizon IndyCar Series race at Barber Motorsports Park scored a 0.26 overnight rating on NBCSN, averaging 279,000 viewers. The Indy Lights telecast that preceded IndyCar on NBCSN averaged 113,000...

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Industry Tue, 26 Apr 2016 15:18:59 -0700
ISC promotes Chitwood to COO http://www.racer.com/more/industry/item/128779-isc-promotes-chitwood-to-coo http://www.racer.com/more/industry/item/128779-isc-promotes-chitwood-to-coo ISC promotes Chitwood to COO

International Speedway Corporation has announced that Joie Chitwood III, Executive Vice President, ISC and President of Daytona International Speedway, has been promoted to Chief Operating Officer of...

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Industry Mon, 25 Apr 2016 18:22:18 -0700
'Indy 500 Memories': History as told by the greats http://www.racer.com/more/industry/item/128773-indy-500-memories-offers-history-as-told-by-the-greats http://www.racer.com/more/industry/item/128773-indy-500-memories-offers-history-as-told-by-the-greats

On the eve of the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500, Art Garner and Marc B. Spiegel present the personal stories and remembrances of more than 150 drivers, fans and celebrities in "Indy 500 Memor...

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Industry Mon, 25 Apr 2016 16:08:49 -0700