Archive for the ‘Event PR’ Category

IMS to install solar power facility

IMS to install solar power facility

[IMS PR] The Indianapolis Motor Speedway will expand its commitment to renewable energy and green initiatives by participating in a partnership to build a 25-acre solar farm on IMS property northeast of the track.

Upcoming Sonoma Raceway test open to the public

Upcoming Sonoma Raceway test open to the public

[Sonoma PR] Race fans will be treated to a FREE INDYCAR test session on Wednesday, February 27, at Sonoma Raceway.

IMS seeking state funding for improvements

IMS seeking state funding for improvements

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Green Savoree announces leadership team, promotions

Green Savoree announces leadership team, promotions

[Green Savoree PR] Kim Green and Kevin Savoree announced today the promotion of five members of their leadership teams in Indianapolis, St. Petersburg and Toronto.

Changes to policies benefit fans at Texas Motor Speedway

Changes to policies benefit fans at Texas Motor Speedway

[Texas PR] Texas Motor Speedway has updated some of its policies to improve the race-going experience for fans.

Mark Miles to become CEO of Hulman & Company

Mark Miles to become CEO of Hulman & Company

[IMS PR] Veteran business leader and international sports executive Mark D. Miles will become CEO of Hulman & Company on December 17, 2012. The appointment positions Jeff Belskus, who currently serves as CEO of several Hulman & Company lines of business, to focus his attention on IMS Corporation and INDYCAR.

Tony George resigns from IMS Board of Directors

Tony George resigns from IMS Board of Directors

[IMS PR] “Tony George has made the difficult decision to resign from the board because of his involvement with a group that has recently expressed an interest in purchasing the Hulman & Company-owned INDYCAR organization,” said Jeff Belskus, Hulman & Company president and CEO.

Indianapolis 500 veteran Jerry Grant dies at 77

Indianapolis 500 veteran Jerry Grant dies at 77

[IMS PR] Jerry Grant, a 10-time competitor in the Indianapolis 500 and the first person to turn an official lap faster than 200 mph in an Indy car, died Sunday, Aug. 12. He was 77.

Fans invited to free test at Sonoma on August 17

Fans invited to free test at Sonoma on August 17

[Sonoma PR] Race fans will be treated to a free INDYCAR test session at the raceway in Sonoma on Friday, Aug. 17, as several teams from the IZOD IndyCar Series head to Sonoma to test the newly modified road course layout.

Sonoma releases adjusted INDYCAR layout

Sonoma releases adjusted INDYCAR layout

[Sonoma PR] Raceway officials today unveiled a modified track layout for the GoPro Indy® Grand Prix of Sonoma, which is designed to enhance passing opportunities for the upcoming race in August.

July 26 Mid-Ohio test open to the public

July 26 Mid-Ohio test open to the public

[Mid-Ohio PR] 18 drivers with 11 teams are expected to take part in the one-day test in advance of the Honda Indy 200 on August 3-5.

INDYCAR and St. Petersburg confirm Honda Grand Prix through 2017

INDYCAR and St. Petersburg confirm Honda Grand Prix through 2017

[St. Petersburg PR] Green Savoree announced today that St. Petersburg City Council voted unanimously yesterday to extend its race agreement until 2017.