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Nostrum Energy Wins First Emerging Innovation Award From SAFE

Nostrum Energy Technologies Recognized for Significantly Advancing Internal Combustion Engine Efficiencies and Reducing U.S. Oil Dependence Nostrum Energy, a technology company that creates breakthrough fuel efficiency improvements for stationary and automotive power, today announced that it has been named the winner of the inaugural Securing America’s Future Energy (SAFE) Energy Security Prize Emerging Innovation Award. The company’s

Babcox Media Announces New Appointments to Engine Builder Magazine Staff

Company also unveils new online destination — Speedville.com — that’s geared to automotive professionals and automotive enthusiasts. Babcox Media Inc. is pleased to announce the promotion of Doug Kaufman to Publisher of Engine Builder and the company’s newest online destination, Speedville.com. Kaufman has been with the company for more than 20 years, most recently serving as Associate Publisher and Editor of Engine Builder magazine

Cummins Announces ISV5.0L V8 Diesel For Pickups and Delivery Trucks

The ISV5.0L brings together a compacted graphite iron (CGI) cylinder block, forged steel crankshaft, high-strength aluminum alloy heads, and composite valve covers to offer maximum durability in a lightweight package. Cummins Inc. unveiled the ISV5.0, a new 5-liter V8 diesel engine designed to power pickup-and-delivery vehicles, other light- and medium-duty trucks, school buses and motorhomes. The

Federated Dirt Track Team Races for Pink In October

In recognition of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the Federated dirt track car, driven by Federated spokesperson Kenny Schrader, features a special pink design for its races during October. The Federated Auto Parts dirt track racing team has gone pink this October in recognition of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The Federated dirt track car,

2014 ‘Search for a Champion’ Racing Sponsorship Contest Begins Nov. 1

Grassroots Racers Can Compete for $125,000 in Sponsorship Packages By Entering Videos at www.AlwaysaChampion.com There are just three weeks to go before Federal-Mogul’s iconic Champion spark plug, wipers and chemical additives brand begins the 2014 “Search for a Champion” racing sponsorship contest. The popular annual contest, which enables grassroots racers to compete for $125,000 in Champion sponsorship packages,

Kaase Captures AMSOIL Engine Masters Crown

Jon Kaase is named Engine Master with a Ford Mod motor powered by a FAST XFI 2.0 EFI system. The builders who assembled at UNOH recently for the AMSOIL Engine Masters Challenge each arrived with different aims. Many to experience the challenge, others to show their stuff, and some to match wits with the best

Chrysler Gives Sneak Peek of New Mopar ’14

The limited-edition vehicle follows the Mopar ’10 Challenger, Mopar ’11 Charger, Mopar ’12 300, and Mopar ’13 Dart. Chrysler Group LLC released an image of its new limited-edition Mopar ’14, which will debut at next month’s Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) show in Las Vegas. “Our new Mopar ’14 will instantly resonate with enthusiasts,” said

Shell Lubricants Showcases its Lubricants Technology and Business Values at Houston Grand Prix

Track Provides Ultimate Test Ground to Benefit Engine Builders, Race Enthusiasts, Consumers and Automakers Continuing a rich motorsports history, Shell Lubricants has proven again that its storied relationship with IndyCar translates learning from the track to real-world benefits on the road and beyond. Serving as the ultimate proving ground, education taken from the racetrack adds value to

Chrysler Group Invests in Two Mexican Facilities to Produce New Line of Engines and Vehicles

Nearly $165 million will be invested to add a new production line to assemble Chrysler’s 2.0L and 2.4L Tigershark engines at the Saltillo (Mexico) North Engine Plant. Chrysler Group Chairman and CEO Sergio Marchionne confirmed investments totaling $1,249 billion in two Saltillo facilities and the creation of 1,570 jobs during a recent dedication event at

IPD Expands Sales & Marketing Executive Management Team

Jamie Fiffles will be responsible for managing IPD sales and service teams (and initiatives) throughout the North, Central, and South American regions IPD, a leading aftermarket provider of engine components for heavy-duty diesel and natural gas powered engines, is proud to announce the addition of Jamie Fiffles as IPD’s new Sr. Director of Sales & Service –

PRI Show to Hold All-new Race Industry Week Events

Known as “The Annual Epicenter of New Racing Technology,” this year’s PRI Trade Show takes place December 12-14 at the recently renovated Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis. Showcasing more than 1100 exhibiting companies while drawing 40,000-plus motorsports professionals from around the globe, the Performance Racing Industry Trade Show will be better than ever when it returns to

Nation’s Top Indoor Muscle Car and Corvette Show Rolls Into Chicago Nov. 23-24

The exhibit gives car collectors, enthusiasts and their families a chance to experience the most extensive collection of museum-quality muscular vehicles ever assembled under one roof. The Fifth Annual Muscle Car & Corvette Nationals, the world’s largest all in-door specialty event devoted to classic muscle cars and Corvettes, will take place November 23-24th at the Donald