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Motor racing - 10 Sep 2007
Max Mosley, President of the Fédération Internationale de l'Automobile, motor sport’s world governing body, will deliver the Keynote address to open the 2007 Motor Sport Business Forum.<BR>
Motor racing - 06 Jul 2007
The ongoing success of the Motor Sport Business Forum has led to further expansion worldwide with new events set for Asia and the Middle East.
Motor racing - 29 Jan 2007
Following the 2006 Motor Sport Business Forum, the organisers carefully collated the comments of the participating delegates, exhibitors and speakers.
Motor racing - 20 Dec 2006
The Motor Sport Business Forum has become an essential fixture in the motor racing industry calendar, according to the hundreds of participants that attended this year’s event.
Motor racing - 04 Dec 2006
With days to go before the launch of the motor sport industry event of the year, just a few delegate passes remain available.
Motor racing - 28 Nov 2006
Max Mosley, President of the Fédération Internationale de l'Automobile, motor sport’s world governing body, has confirmed that he will deliver a Keynote address at the 2006 Motor Sport Business Forum.
Motor racing - 17 Aug 2005
August 16, 2005 -- DENVER – The 2005 CENTRIX Financial Grand Prix of Denver presented by PacifiCare today announced that attendance for this year’s Grand Prix of Denver event totaled 148,511 surpassing 2004 attendee total of 112,000.
Motor racing - 16 May 2005
One of the most hard-hitting and cutting-edge conferences ever to be staged for the Motorsport Industry is now a reality.
Motor racing - 19 Jan 2005
AUSTRALIA’S leading retailer of automotive parts, tools and accessories, Super Cheap Auto (ASX: SUL) today kick-started an exciting new foray into the world of V8 Supercars with the announcement of a dynamic two-car team and naming rights for the Bathurst 1000 in 2005.
Motor racing - 17 Jan 2005
Avaya Inc. (NYSE:AV), a leading global provider of business communications software, systems and services, has today become the latest Team Technical Partner to join Lucky Strike B·A·R Honda. The new partnership for 2005 and beyond will migrate the team to IP telephony and improve mobile communication for engineering and operational staff who support participation at the races.
Motor racing - 17 Jan 2005
The Showa Corporation has today become a Team Technical Partner of Lucky Strike B·A·R Honda. The company will supply suspension dampers to the team and feature on the livery of the new B·A·R Honda 007.
Motor racing - 13 Jan 2005
INDIANAPOLIS (January 13, 2005) – The Champ Car World Series today finalized its 2005 television schedule, announcing a return to SPEED Channel for seven of the 14 Bridgestone Presents The Champ Car World Series Powered by Ford events, beginning with live coverage of the inaugural Grand Prix of Edmonton July 17.
Motor racing - 13 Jan 2005
12 January 2005 - Martin Brundle and Mark Blundell have set up a new company, 2MB Sports Management Ltd, to provide a management service for racing drivers.
Motor racing - 10 Jan 2005
The A1 Grand Prix car will run at the Dubai Autodrome on 26th and 27th January, in a two-day testing and display programme organised by A1 Grand Prix President, His Highness Sheikh Maktoum Hasher Maktoum Al Maktoum and sponsored by IMGG (Ilyas Mustafa Galadari Group).
Motor racing - 05 Jan 2005
Oxford, UK & Hölstein, Switzerland, January 5, 2005. The BMW WilliamsF1 Team today confirmed that Oris SA of Switzerland, the premium timepiece maker, will upgrade its sponsorship engagement and will be an on-car sponsor with the team for 2005 and beyond.
Motor racing - 04 Jan 2005
INDIANAPOLIS (January 3, 2005) – The Champ Car World Series today announced the addition of two public relations veterans to the Champ Car Public Relations staff, including the hiring of Steve Shunck as the Director of Public Relations.
Motor racing - 22 Dec 2004
Colin Osborne, President of the Confederation of Australian Motor Sport (CAMS) since 2001, has been re-elected for a further two years as Chairman of the Board of CAMS.
Motor racing - 21 Dec 2004
Premium TV, the broadband and mobile sports and entertainment content business, has signed a deal with International Sportsworld Communicators (ISC) to co-exploit the new media rights for FIA World Rally Championship (WRC). The deal will focus on maximising the new media platform for WRC and its users via the creation of new WRC broadband, mobile and commercial website products.
Motor racing - 20 Dec 2004
The Board of Touring Car Entrants Group (TEGA) has unanimously reappointed General Manager Kelvin O’Reilly for a further three years, underpinning the work of the key V8 Supercar Championship Series figure.
Motor racing - 20 Dec 2004
The Board of Touring Car Entrants Group (TEGA) has unanimously reappointed General Manager Kelvin O’Reilly for a further three years, underpinning the work of the key V8 Supercar Championship Series figure.
Motor racing - 16 Dec 2004
The A1 Grand Prix race series completed one of its most significant steps to date in the run up to the first Championship in autumn 2005, when it activated a contract with Lola Cars International for the production and purchase of 50 A1 Grand Prix cars.
Motor racing - 14 Dec 2004
INDIANAPOLIS (December 13, 2004) – The Champ Car World Series today announced a set of new television partners for 2005, reaching agreements with CBS Sports and NBC for the upcoming Bridgestone Presents The Champ Car World Series Powered by Ford season.
Motor racing - 10 Dec 2004
INDIANAPOLIS, Thursday, Dec. 9, 2004 - Brian Barnhart, Joie Chitwood III and Gary Morris each have been promoted to head three operating units of companies owned by the Hulman-George family, said Tony George, president and chief executive officer of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Corporation and its parent, Hulman & Company.
Motor racing - 07 Dec 2004
The Renault F1 Team is excited to announce the launch of a collection of luxury jewellery, in collaboration with designer Mary Kaczor: Bijoux Racing.
Motor racing - 06 Dec 2004
The 2005 SCSA Racing championship will boast a prize fund of at least $1.1million, a 10% increase on 2004. On top of that, the top three drivers in the series will have the opportunity to compete in an American Speed Association (ASA) race in North America at the end of the year.
Motor racing - 02 Dec 2004
NEW YORK, December 1, 2004 – Avon Products, Inc. (NYSE: AVP) today announced that it has signed NASCAR’s newest star, Kasey Kahne, to a promotional agreement. Financial terms were not disclosed.
Motor racing - 18 Nov 2004
INDIANAPOLIS, Wednesday, Nov. 17, 2004 - IRL IndyCar® Series sponsors saw a 33 percent increase in the comparable value of their sponsorships during the 2004 IndyCar Series season, according to the year-end report compiled by Joyce Julius and Associates.
Motor racing - 15 Nov 2004
LONDON, 15 November 2004 - Ford Motor Company and Red Bull, the world leading energy drink concern, are jointly announcing today that Red Bull has purchased Jaguar Racing.
Motor racing - 01 Nov 2004
INDIANAPOLIS (October 29, 2004) – Following up on Thursday’s announcement during the unveiling of the 2005 Bridgestone Presents The Champ Car World Series Powered by Ford calendar, Champ Car today announced an agreement with Molson Sports & Entertainment for a four-year contract extension to host the popular Molson Indy Toronto.
Motor racing - 26 Oct 2004
26 October 2004 - Today GPWC Holdings B.V. appointed International Sports and Entertainment AG (iSe), a leader in global sports marketing and management, to start building immediately the operational and commercial structure for a new open-wheel motor racing series, to begin no later than 2008.
Motorcycling - 15 Oct 2004
PICKERINGTON, Ohio (Oct. 14, 2004) -- AMA Pro Racing announced today that Chevrolet will not return as title sponsor of the AMA Motocross Championship or the AMA Superbike Championship in 2005. Chevrolet has been title sponsor of both championship series since 2000. The strategy originally was to support Chevy’s truck division then was expanded at the beginning of the 2004 racing season to include Chevrolet’s entire model line-up.
Motor racing - 01 Oct 2004
The Motor Sports Association, as the governing body of UK motor sport, is greatly concerned at the announcement made yesterday that the British Grand Prix will not appear on the provisional 2005 Formula One calendar to be presented to the FIA World Motor Sports Council for ratification on 13 October.
Motor racing - 30 Sep 2004
London, 30th September. Just six months after the launch of A1 Grand Prix in Dubai, series founder and CEO, His Highness Sheikh Maktoum Hasher Maktoum Al Maktoum, announces the signing of the first six national seat holders and unveils the final specification of the A1 Grand Prix car.
Motor racing - 24 Sep 2004
BAR Honda is delighted to announce a long-term partnership agreement with Chinese internet portal Inc. (NASDAQ: SOHU), one of the leading online media information service providers for China. The partnership commences with effect from this weekend at the inaugural Chinese Grand Prix in Shanghai.
Motor racing - 23 Sep 2004
Citibank China is partnering Jordan in the first Chinese Grand Prix. In a move emphasising the importance of the sport’s first visit to the PRC, Citibank China will feature prominent branding on the Jordan Ford EJ14 cars at the Grand Prix in Shanghai from 24 to 26 September 2004, and join Jordan in introducing Citibank customers to the sport.
Motor racing - 23 Sep 2004
BEIJING, CHINA, September 23rd, 2004 - Inc. (Nasdaq: SOHU), China's leading online media, communications, commerce and mobile value-added services company, and Formula One Administration, have signed a long-term agreement under which SOHU will exclusively host and manage the Official Formula 1 website in Chinese, introducing Chinese motor racing fans to the world of Formula One in their own language and offering new business opportunities to Formula One associated com
Motor racing - 09 Sep 2004
Munich/Monza, 9th September 2004. Assembly professional Würth is the latest official supplier to join the BMW WilliamsF1 Team. 'Formula One is a leading international sport using leading-edge technology, and that makes it an ideal communications platform for our globally operating group,' explains Dieter Münch, Head of Marketing and Advertising of Adolf Würth GmbH & Co. KG. 'We look forward to working together with the BMW WilliamsF1 Team as an innovative partner.'
Motorcycling - 24 Aug 2004
PICKERINGTON, Ohio (Aug. 23, 2004) -- AMA Pro Racing announced today that Dunlop will be the official tyre of the 2005 AMA Supermoto Championship.
Motor racing - 23 Aug 2004
PORTLAND (August 20, 2004) – Today, officials from the Champ Car World Series and the City of Portland, along with community business leaders, announced a memorandum of understanding that will keep the Champ Cars at the Portland International Raceway road course for the next three seasons.
Motor racing - 19 Aug 2004
Sky Sports will become the UK’s first broadcaster to screen live coverage of the brand new A1 Grand Prix motor racing series, starting in autumn 2005.
Motor racing - 18 Aug 2004
Jordan Grand Prix has concluded an agreement with Shoulu-Huayuan Co., the largest property development company in China, to sponsor the team for the Chinese Grand Prix.
Motor racing - 12 Aug 2004
Any hope that the Bathurst 24 Hour Race would be run in November this year has faded with an announcement from Bathurst Regional Council and the Confederation of Australian Motor Sport (CAMS) today ending speculation.
Motor racing - 02 Jul 2004
Toyota Motorsport GmbH has today announced that it has signed a sponsorship deal with US-based IT company BMC Software Inc, effective 1 July 2004, which sees BMC become a sponsor and technical partner for the Panasonic Toyota Racing Formula 1 team.
Motor racing - 16 Jun 2004
DENVER, June 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, The CENTRIX Financial Grand Prix of Denver announced that Coors has extended its sponsorship of the event as the official malt beverage sponsor. Coors is an avid supporter of drivers and multiple racing events, but Denver's Grand Prix will be the only Grand Prix event Coors will sponsor this year.
Motor racing - 08 Jun 2004
Dubai, 7 June, 2004: The A1 Grand Prix series will receive a power boost in the form of a V8 engine following a deal finalised between His Highness Sheikh Maktoum Hasher Al Maktoum and Zytek Engineering.
Motor racing - 19 May 2004
Most teams competing in this year's Green Flag MSA British Touring Car Championship have now decided not to compete in the planned non-championship race at July's British Formula One Grand Prix meeting at Silverstone.
Motor racing - 29 Apr 2004
Bosch has returned as a contingency sponsor to the Motorock Trans-Am Series this year. Bosch will award $600 per race for first-, second- and third-place finishers competing with Bosch spark plugs. The company will also offer a $1,000 bonus to the highest-finishing driver in the championship utilizing Bosch spark plugs.
Motor racing - 29 Apr 2004
An agreement reached yesterday between CAMS and PROCAR will enable the PROCAR categories to continue to operate until a new Category Management organisation is identified.
Motorcycling - 29 Apr 2004
Uxbridge, UK, April 28, 2004 – Xerox Corporation has announced that it has become the main sponsor of World Superbike Championship Team Caracchi, which will be known as Team Xerox Ducati for the season 2004.
Motor racing - 23 Apr 2004
With the European Formula One season beginning today in San Marino, Jordan Grand Prix announces the sponsorship of Dutch computer firm Trust for the remainder of the season.
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