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Weathertech Championship to Feature Four Classes in 2024

Officials with the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship have announced the Le Mans Prototype 3 (LMP3) class will no longer compete on the schedule following the 2023 season. The division will instead compete in the IMSA VP Racing SportsCar Challenge through the current 2026 homologation period.  The announcement follows the introduction of the hybrid-powered Grand Touring

IMSA Announces New IMSA Esports Global Championship SIM Racing Series

The International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) has announced the new IMSA Esports Global Championship. The virtual championship is the first IMSA-backed iRacing series dedicated to professional sim racers and sim racing teams. The IMSA Esports Global Championship kicks off in October and will feature some of the world’s top professional sim racers and sim racing

Phoenix Raceway to Host 2023 NASCAR Championship

Phoenix Raceway is going to host the NASCAR Championship in the year 2023. The championship races for the NASCAR Cup Series, NASCAR Xfinity Series, NASCAR Camping World Truck Series, and ARCA Menards Series West. 

Extreme E Reveals First Hydrogen Off-Road Racing Championship

Extreme E, the maker of the all-electric off-road series, will launch an off-road hydrogen championship in 2024. Named Extreme H, the first-of-its-kind series will race on the exact dates and locations as the Extreme E series.   The Extreme H car will retain the same powertrain and chassis used in Extreme E, but a hydrogen

Trans Am Announces New Name, Start Date for West Coast Championship

Trans Am Race Company officials have announced that its West Coast-based championship will be renamed the “Trans Am Series presented by Pirelli Western Championship.” A new date and venue will also be added to the 2022 calendar.  Thunderhill Raceway will now stage the Western Championship’s season opener as part of the Northern California Shelby Club

World of Outlaws Sprint Cars Announces 2022 Schedule

Officials have released the 2022 World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car season schedule, which features over 80 events from February to November across 22 states.  Officials have also announced a $200,000 championship, which is a $50,000 increase from 2021. Overall, the 2022 points fund will see a $350,000 increase, with second now paying

Team Comp Cams Wins HROT National Championships

Teams of students from across the country competed during the week-long Hot Rodders of Tomorrow Engine Challenge National Championships at the 2016 PRI Show. When the smoke cleared, Team Comp Cams from Burton Center for Arts & Technology had emerged the winners.

Jerry Savoie Wins 2016 NHRA Pro Stock Motorcycle Championship

MR.RACE OIL congratulates NHRA Pro Stock Motorcyclist Jerry Savoie and his White Alligator Racing Team on winning the 2016 NHRA Pro Stock Motorcycle Championship. MR. RACE OIL is the Official Lubricants Supplier and Associate Sponsor to Jerry and his team.

Hot Rodders of Tomorrow Closes in on Championship Weekend

In 2015 The 2nd Annual Dual Championship will return to the SEMA and PRI Shows in November and December. There, qualifying teams will compete in semi-final championships at each show.

Fel-Pro MLS Head Gaskets Help Seal Erica Enders-Stevens’ Historic NHRA Championship

Erica Enders-Stevens became the first woman to win the NHRA Pro Stock class championship when she out-dueled series runner-up Jason Line in the final round of the Auto Club Finals at Auto Club Raceway, Pomona, Calif., in mid-November. Enders-Stevens joins just two other women to have won NHRA Championships.