Industry http://www.racer.com/more/industry Sun, 01 May 2016 18:50:46 -0700 en-gb 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
TV Ratings: Bristol, China, Long Beach http://www.racer.com/more/industry/item/128486-tv-ratings-bristol-china-long-beach http://www.racer.com/more/industry/item/128486-tv-ratings-bristol-china-long-beach TV Ratings: Bristol, China, Long Beach

IndyCar's Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach scored a 0.37 overnight racing on NBCSN, averaging 402,000 viewers. That's a slight improvement on last year's 0.32, also on NBCSN. The NASCAR Sprint Cup rac...

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Industry Tue, 19 Apr 2016 14:52:37 -0700
Wolff's Dare to be Different has first event http://www.racer.com/more/industry/item/128199-wolff-s-dare-to-be-different-has-first-event http://www.racer.com/more/industry/item/128199-wolff-s-dare-to-be-different-has-first-event Wolff

Susie Wolff's Dare to be Different initiative to increase female participation in motorsport held its debut headline event at Sandown Park kart track on Wednesday. Former Williams Formula 1 test driv...

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Industry Wed, 13 Apr 2016 16:30:10 -0700
JLR deal to buy Silverstone in the balance http://www.racer.com/more/industry/item/128050-jlr-deal-to-buy-silverstone-in-the-balance http://www.racer.com/more/industry/item/128050-jlr-deal-to-buy-silverstone-in-the-balance JLR deal to buy Silverstone in the balance

The Jaguar Land Rover deal to buy Silverstone hangs in the balance after members of circuit owner the British Racing Drivers' Club narrowly voted to give the sale the go-ahead. BRDC chairman John Gra...

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Industry Fri, 08 Apr 2016 14:30:12 -0700
MOTOGP: Circuit of Wales preparing new funding models http://www.racer.com/more/industry/item/128031-circuit-of-wales-preparing-new-funding-models http://www.racer.com/more/industry/item/128031-circuit-of-wales-preparing-new-funding-models MOTOGP: Circuit of Wales preparing new funding models

The future home of Britain's MotoGP round, the Circuit of Wales project, is preparing new commercial models after the Welsh Government confirmed it would not underwrite it. The group behind the new v...

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Industry Thu, 07 Apr 2016 19:30:13 -0700
‘The Voice’ winner Kaufman to perform ‘(Back Home Again in) Indiana’ at 100th Indy 500 http://www.racer.com/more/industry/item/128024-notes-voice-winner-kaufman-to-perform-back-home-again-in-indiana-at-100th-indy-500 http://www.racer.com/more/industry/item/128024-notes-voice-winner-kaufman-to-perform-back-home-again-in-indiana-at-100th-indy-500 ‘The Voice’ winner Kaufman to perform ‘(Back Home Again in) Indiana’ at 100th Indy 500

When the 100th Running of the Indianapolis 500 presented by PennGrade Motor Oil welcomes race fans with the traditional singing of “(Back Home Again in) Indiana,” a distinct Indianapolis flavor will ...

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Industry Thu, 07 Apr 2016 16:30:29 -0700
Roger Penske to be honored with IMRRC's 2016 Argetsinger Award http://www.racer.com/more/industry/item/127991-roger-penske-to-be-honored-with-imrrc-s-2016-argetsinger-award http://www.racer.com/more/industry/item/127991-roger-penske-to-be-honored-with-imrrc-s-2016-argetsinger-award Roger Penske to be honored with IMRRC

Roger Penske, one of auto racing's most notable team owners, will be honored in June by the International Motor Racing Research Center (IMRRC) with the 2016 Cameron R. Argetsinger Award for Outstandi...

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Industry Wed, 06 Apr 2016 17:55:40 -0700
UPDATED TV Ratings: F1 Bahrain, IndyCar Phoenix, NASCAR Martinsville http://www.racer.com/more/industry/item/127927-tv-ratings-f1-bahrain-indycar-phoenix-nascar-martinsville http://www.racer.com/more/industry/item/127927-tv-ratings-f1-bahrain-indycar-phoenix-nascar-martinsville UPDATED TV Ratings: F1 Bahrain, IndyCar Phoenix, NASCAR Martinsville

The Verizon IndyCar Series returned to Phoenix International Raceway on Saturday night – traditionally a challenging TV slot, and up against NCAA basketball's Final Four – and scored a 0.29 overnight...

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Industry Tue, 05 Apr 2016 19:30:25 -0700