Fans of the popular production-based Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge will have more races than ever to watch in 2013 as GRAND-AM Road Racing announced today a full slate of events as part of SPEED’s complete broadcast schedule.
Kim Green and Kevin Savoree announce the promotion of five members of their leadership teams in Indianapolis, St. Petersburg and Toronto – changes that reflect and recognize the operation and growth of their company, Green Savoree Racing Promotions (GSRP), which owns and operates the Honda Grand Prix of St. Petersburg, Honda Indy Toronto, Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course and the Mid-Ohio School.
INDYCAR and its television partners announced 2013 IZOD IndyCar Series television windows for consistent blocks of network coverage and new race distances at selected events.
In December 2012, back-to-back NASCAR Nationwide Series champion Ricky Stenhouse, Jr. visited the central Ohio area. One of his key stops was made at Nationwide Children’s Hospital to sign hats and diecast cars and spend time with some of the kids being treated.
The Sportscar Vintage Racing Association announced that its popular Endurance Series will be sponsored by Keenan Motors, a Mercedes Benz dealership located in Doylestown, Pennsylvania. The Keenan Motors Endurance Series consists of a 1-2 hour races, with at least one mandatory pit stop for both Vintage/Classic cars and Historic/GT machines at each of SVRA ‘s East Coast events during the 2013 season. In addition there will be a National Championship race for each of the Keenan Motors Endurance Series categories at the US Vintage National Championship scheduled for October 23rd through 27th, 2013, at a venue to be announced shortly.
A pair of NASCAR Nationwide Series cars were on track yesterday for the first time in Mid-Ohio history. It was also the latest in the year that Mid-Ohio has ever hosted a test.
Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course announced its full 2013 major event schedule today, headlined by the debut of the NASCAR Nationwide Series. VIP Race Passes and tickets for all events go on sale Monday, December 3.
Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course announced a three-year partnership with Nationwide Insurance and Nationwide Children’s Hospital earlier today to bring the NASCAR Nationwide Series to Ohio for the first time. The event, to be titled the Nationwide Children’s Hospital 200, is set for August 16-17, 2013. Nationwide Children’s will benefit from collaborative fundraising and awareness efforts carried out by NASCAR, Mid-Ohio and Nationwide Insurance.
Firestone Indy Lights announced today a 12-race schedule for its 2013 season that features a diverse lineup of ovals and road/street circuits designed to prepare drivers for the for the next step of the Mazda Road to Indy ladder – the IZOD IndyCar Series.
Green Savoree Racing Promotions announced a pair of agreements with Pirelli World Challenge and Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship Powered by Mazda.