ORLANDO, Fla. (Dec. 14, 2006) – SCCA Pro Racing’s Board of Directors announced that it has hired Bob Wildberger to be its next President.
comes to SCCA Pro Racing after a colorful motorsports career at
DaimlerChrysler, which saw him last serve as Senior Manager of Dodge
Motorsports before his retirement earlier this year.
Wildberger brings a great mix of motorsports operations and marketing
to SCCA Pro Racing,” SCCA Pro Racing Board Chairman Brian Holtz said.
“We’ve been working with Bob as a consultant for the last several
months and he is an excellent fit for the company as it moves forward.”
After beginning his automotive career at American Motors
Corporation in the 1970s, Wildberger joined Chrysler in 1987. In his
tenure, he led Chrysler’s development of motorsports from a minor
presence in the early 1990s to a major force by 2001. Wildberger
developed programs in many top racing series, including SCCA Pro Racing
(World Challenge), SCORE, IMSA, NHRA and led the launch of Dodge’s
“Having been involved in SCCA Pro Racing and
the SPEED World Challenge series both in the early 90s when I led the
Eagle Talon program and recently as a consultant, I know what great
potential exists with the company,” Wildberger said. “We’ve got great
products and many superb partners and participants. Together, we will
help SCCA Pro Racing realize its full potential and growth in the
A current Lake Orion, Mich. resident, Wildberger will relocate to SCCA Pro Racing’s headquarters in Topeka, Kan.