Industry http://www.racer.com/more/industry Thu, 21 Aug 2014 11:44:30 -0700 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb BRDC F4 to build FIA F4-spec car http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/107626-brdc-f4-to-build-fia-f4-spec-car http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/107626-brdc-f4-to-build-fia-f4-spec-car BRDC F4 to build FIA F4-spec car

BRDC Formula 4 will introduce a new car built to FIA Formula 4 regulations, opening the championship up to 15-year-olds. The Motor Sports Association announced last week it will allow drivers as youn...

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Industry Thu, 21 Aug 2014 07:30:07 -0700
Can-Am, SCCA racer Dave Causey passes http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/107605-can-am-scca-racer-dave-causey-passes http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/107605-can-am-scca-racer-dave-causey-passes Industry Wed, 20 Aug 2014 06:48:59 -0700 Driver killed at short track race school http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/107540-driver-killed-at-short-track-race-school http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/107540-driver-killed-at-short-track-race-school Driver killed at short track race school

ABOVE: Amanda Gambacorto (photo courtesy Alpha Sigma Alpha sorority – Zeta Lota Chapter via Facebook) In a poignant follow-up to Sunday's report on the number of deaths at American short tracks by th...

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Industry Mon, 18 Aug 2014 15:18:22 -0700
Report: Majority of 520 U.S. auto racing deaths in last 25 years occurred on short tracks http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/107538-report-majority-of-520-u-s-auto-racing-deaths-in-last-25-years-occurred-on-short-tracks http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/107538-report-majority-of-520-u-s-auto-racing-deaths-in-last-25-years-occurred-on-short-tracks Report: Majority of 520 U.S. auto racing deaths in last 25 years occurred on short tracks

ABOVE: Requiring use of systems like the HANS Device has made major league racing safer. The recent death of driver Kevin Ward Jr. in an incident at a sprint car race involving NASCAR star Tony Stewa...

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Industry Mon, 18 Aug 2014 14:28:00 -0700
MSA lowers UK single-seater age limit to 15 http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/107390-msa-lowers-uk-single-seater-age-to-15 http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/107390-msa-lowers-uk-single-seater-age-to-15 MSA lowers UK single-seater age limit to 15

The age limit for drivers to compete in UK single-seater (as open-wheel categories are called there) championships will be lowered to 15 from next season, though only FIA Formula 4 is likely to be el...

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Industry Wed, 13 Aug 2014 07:15:06 -0700
Track promoter issues statement on fatal sprint car accident http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/107354-track-promoter-issues-statement-on-fatal-sprint-car-accident http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/107354-track-promoter-issues-statement-on-fatal-sprint-car-accident Track promoter issues statement on fatal sprint car accident

Jeremie Corcoran, the promoter of Canandaigua Motorsports Park – the track at which 20-year-old Kevin Ward Jr. lost his life Saturday night in the incident involving NASCAR star Tony Stewart – has is...

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Industry Mon, 11 Aug 2014 18:55:54 -0700
Derek Bell takes "Ask A Pro" turn for SAFEisFAST.com http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/107352-derek-bell-takes-ask-a-pro-turn-for-safeisfast-com http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/107352-derek-bell-takes-ask-a-pro-turn-for-safeisfast-com Derek Bell takes "Ask A Pro" turn for SAFEisFAST.com

Derek Bell, the five-time Le Mans winner and two-time World Sports Car champion, is the latest Online Driving Instructor for SAFEisFAST.com. With a career spanning over 40 years, Bell remains one of ...

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Industry Mon, 11 Aug 2014 14:52:33 -0700
Motorsports Hall of Fame of America 26th Induction Class enshrined http://www.racer.com/more/industry/item/107274-motorsports-hall-of-fame-of-america-26th-induction-class-enshrined http://www.racer.com/more/industry/item/107274-motorsports-hall-of-fame-of-america-26th-induction-class-enshrined Motorsports Hall of Fame of America 26th Induction Class enshrined

An enthusiastic and at times humbled audience of family, friends, fans and motorsports insiders gathered Wednesday evening in downtown Detroit to usher in an equally impressive and accomplished group...

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Industry Fri, 08 Aug 2014 20:00:54 -0700
National Guard to quit racing sponsorship http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/107219-national-guard-to-quit-racing-sponsorship http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/107219-national-guard-to-quit-racing-sponsorship National Guard to quit racing sponsorship

According to a report on MilitaryTimes.com, the National Guard is ending its sponsorship of Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Graham Rahal. Driving for Rick Hendrick, Earnhardt's team receives $32 million this ...

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Industry Wed, 06 Aug 2014 21:23:50 -0700
TV Ratings: NASCAR Pocono, IndyCar Mid-Ohio http://www.racer.com/more/industry/item/107212-tv-ratings-nascar-pocono-indycar-mid-ohio http://www.racer.com/more/industry/item/107212-tv-ratings-nascar-pocono-indycar-mid-ohio TV Ratings: NASCAR Pocono, IndyCar Mid-Ohio

ESPN's live telecast of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Pocono on Sunday, Aug. 3, earned a 2.8 U.S. household rating, averaging 4,374,000 viewers, according to Nielsen Media. The rating and view...

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Industry Wed, 06 Aug 2014 16:25:03 -0700