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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 - 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 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 - 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 - 02 Dec 2004
The Australian Vee Eight Supercar Company (AVESCO) board has voted unanimously to re-elect founding Chairman Tony Cochrane to the preside over the sport for another three years.
Motorcycling - 22 Nov 2004
BSI, rights holders of the world championship FIM Speedway Grand Prix Series, has today confirmed the two Swedish venues that will host Grands Prix in 2005.
Motor racing - 15 Nov 2004
Jordan Grand Prix has concluded an agreement with Toyota Motorsport GmbH for the supply of engines in the 2005 Formula One World Championship season.
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 - 28 Oct 2004
Jordan Grand Prix has signed a supply agreement with ATI Technologies Inc. of Markham, Ontario, Canada. ATI is a world leader in the supply of graphics, video and multimedia solutions for desktop personal computers, mobile computing, DTV, cell phones, handhelds, consoles and workstation products.
Motorcycling - 21 Oct 2004
Klettwitz (Germany), October 20, 2004. Starting on 9th till 11th September 2005, the Superbike World Championship at EuroSpeedway Lausitz is the only World Championship race taking place in Germany.
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 - 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 - SOHU.com 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 - 15 Sep 2004
BEIJING, 15 September 2004 - Building on this year's excitement over the first ever Chinese Formula 1 Grand Prix, HP today announced that the BMW WilliamsF1 Team will be running both its racing cars at the inaugural Grand Prix with the Chinese version of the company name. The Chinese characters 'HUI PU' will be placed on the vehicles' rear spoilers, while the 'HP INVENT' logo will remain along both sides of the cars.
Motor racing - 09 Sep 2004
Malaki Sporting Games are please to announce the launch of the new ‘Grand Prix Game’ on Monday 6th September 2004. This game will offer F1 fans long overdue interactivity, unpredictability and added value.
Motorcycling - 07 Sep 2004
The Superbike World Championship round at Assen in the Netherlands last weekend dominated viewing figures and audience share for motor sport programming across the United Kingdom audience of more than 1.4-million viewers on the BBC for the two races.
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 - 21 Jul 2004
Australia’s leading Internet Services Provider, BigPond has secured naming rights for the final round of the 2004 V8 Supercar Championship Series.
Motor racing - 16 Jul 2004
The FIA World Touring Car Championship will contest the final meeting of its maiden season on 20 November 2005, in Macau; this was confirmed yesterday by the signing of the agreement between the Macau Grand Prix Committee and KSO, promoter of the FIA WTCC.
Motor racing - 09 Jul 2004
Silverstone, July 9, 2004. The BMW WilliamsF1 Team today confirmed that their principal sponsor, HP, has extended its commercial partnership for a multi-year period.
Motor racing - 22 Jun 2004
From round four of the SUPERFUND Euro 3000 Championship in Monza, Italy which takes place on 27 June 2004, television viewers across Russia, CIS and the Baltic States will be able to see the races live on the 7TV channel.
Motorcycling - 22 Jun 2004
Sandra Strazzari has been appointed as the International Press & PR Officer, by the FGSPORT Group, for the remaining rounds of the 2004 Superbike World Championship. She will take up the appointment at the seventh round of the Series at Laguna Seca, USA on 7th July 2004.
Motor racing - 08 Jun 2004
Leading satellite services company, GlobeCast, announced today that its UK Radio Division will be providing satellite IP and streaming facilities for Radio Le Mans, Haymarket Publishing’s English language radio station for the world’s most famous 24 hour motor race, taking place on 12th – 13th June.
Motor racing - 29 Apr 2004
The first race of the Superfund Euro 3000 series takes place on May 2 in Brno, Czech Republic and TV viewers in over 15 countries in Europe and Scandinavia can see the action live. Through live, as-live and highlights programmes almost 400 million potential viewers can follow the series.
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.
Motor racing - 22 Apr 2004
Jordan Grand Prix has signed an agreement with RAND Worldwide, a leading provider of technology and services to the engineering community, which will see RAND provide Jordan with Computer-Aided-Design and Manufacture (CAD/CAM) technologies, as well as product lifecycle management (PLM) software solutions, including data management tools and services which will be used to design and manufacture Jordan’s Formula One cars.
Motor racing - 16 Mar 2004
Champ Cars are among the most technologically-advanced race cars in North America, and will now be seen in 2004 in an equally-advanced television broadcast format courtesy of HDNet.
Motor racing - 05 Mar 2004
B&Q China will sponsor the Jordan Grand Prix team in 2004. This ground-breaking partnership will jointly promote and develop the B&Q and Jordan brands in China.
Motor racing - 04 Mar 2004
Under the patronage of His Highness the Crown Prince Shaikh Salman bin Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, the Kingdom of Bahrain has initiated a unique and exciting idea for promoting a number of diverse international humanitarian, charitable and cultural messages in association with the Jordan Formula One team.
Motor racing - 25 Feb 2004
Jordan Grand Prix today announces Quiksilver as an official supplier, providing eyewear and time pieces to the team during the 2004 FIA Formula One World Championship.
Motor racing - 16 Feb 2004
KSO, promoter of the FIA European Touring Car Championship, is currently working on the project of stepping up the series to FIA World Touring Car Championship from 2005 onwards.
Motor racing - 09 Feb 2004
Jordan Grand Prix has signed an agreement with TMA, a strategic marketing agency, for the provision of design services.
Motor racing - 09 Feb 2004
Jordan Grand Prix has signed up Scientio Inc., an artificial intelligence and data mining specialist, to assist the team in various problem-solving projects. Scientio specialises in software which will be used to analyse Jordan’s technical data in various ways and assist in understanding links and patterns between data sets. The artificial intelligence technology employed can be applied with good effect to many areas of the team’s work - from pit stop strategies to aerodynamic data and in the f
Motor racing - 05 Feb 2004
Jordan Grand Prix has signed a sponsorship agreement with RE/MAX Europe, part of the RE/MAX International real estate network. RE/MAX first sponsored Jordan in 2003 and the new deal sees the relationship extended for another year.
Motor racing - 03 Feb 2004
Jordan Grand Prix announces today that Benson & Hedges will be a major sponsor of the Jordan Ford team in the 2004 FIA Formula One World Championship.
Motor racing - 21 Jan 2004
Siemens and the Team McLaren Mercedes Formula One racing team have extended their partnership, as specified in the sponsorship agreement recently signed by Rudi Lamprecht, member of the managing board at Siemens AG, and Ron Dennis, CEO and Chairman of the McLaren Group.
Motor racing - 06 Jan 2004
Lucky Strike B·A·R Honda has today signed a two-year deal with UK communications firm, STL, as an official Team Supplier.
Motor racing - 05 Jan 2004
Statement from Colin Hilton, chief executive of the Motor Sports Association (MSA):
Motor racing - 16 Dec 2003
The Australian Rally Championship (ARC) is looking forward to an even stronger future in 2004 and beyond with news that telecommunications company Globalstar Australia has joined the series as naming rights sponsor of the dynamic six round series.
Motor racing - 05 Dec 2003
Lucky Strike B·A·R Honda today announces that it has renewed its supplier agreement with Koni, which has provided B·A·R with dampers since the team’s debut race in 1999.
Motor racing - 04 Dec 2003
The Mild Seven Renault F1 Team is pleased to announce the signature of a long-term partnership agreement with NTT DoCoMo, Inc., the Japanese market-leader in mobile communications and a service provider of i-mode, for 2004 and beyond.
Motor racing - 27 Nov 2003
As Lucky Strike B·A·R Honda begins an intensive winter testing period to prepare for the 2004 season, it is pleased to announce that it has extended its partnership with Brunotti, the sportswear manufacturer based in the Netherlands. Brunotti has also taken the opportunity to ramp up its involvement with B·A·R in 2004, by not only continuing to produce the team’s travel and factory wear, but also manufacturing a complete range of race and test team clothing for the Brackley-based outfit.
Motor racing - 24 Nov 2003
Lucky Strike B·A·R Honda announces today that it has signed the UK division of Haas Automation, an American machine tool manufacturer, as an official supplier to the team.
Motor racing - 17 Oct 2003
It is today (Friday) confirmed that John Grant, Chairman of the Motor Sports Association, has been elected to a seat on the FIA World Motor Sport Council (WMSC). The WMSC governs all international motor sport extending from the pinnacle of Formula One to the millions of amateurs and professionals who enjoy motor sport in all its forms. Grant's election renews Britain's presence on the sport's decision-making council after a lapse of two years.
Motor racing - 09 Oct 2003
BigPond's sports channel takes pole position at Bathurst Telstra BigPond, Australia's number one ISP, has cemented its place as a premium content provider with the launch of its V8 Supercar website offering a driver's seat view as the Bob Jane Tmarts 1000 gets underway this week.
Motor racing - 17 Jul 2003
As B·A·R prepares to celebrate its home Grand Prix, the team is delighted to announce a long-term partnership agreement with Chinese internet portal SINA, one of the leading online media information service providers for China and global Chinese communities. The partnership, which represents a substantial sponsorship of a Formula One team by a Chinese company, commences with effect from this weekend’s British Grand Prix at Silverstone.
Motor racing - 17 Jul 2003
Tiger Telematics have tied up a multi-million dollar deal with Jordan Grand Prix. Jordan will carry the Gametrac logo on both of their EJ13 cars at the British Grand Prix at Silverstone this weekend and then for the whole of the 2004 season.
Motor racing - 14 Jul 2003
The Copyright Promotions Licensing Group Ltd (CPLG), and Jordan Grand Prix are proud to announce the launch of the official Jordan SMS news service to coincide with the British Grand Prix on the 17th July 2003.
Motor racing - 02 Jul 2003
INDIANAPOLIS (July 1, 2003) - Officials from HDNet and CART Champ Car announced today that television coverage of the Mario Andretti Grand Prix at Road America Presented by Briggs & Stratton on Sunday, August 3 will be shown exclusively in the United States on HDNet. The broadcast will be the biggest undertaking in the history of auto racing in the high definition format, as 16 high definition cameras and two HD mobile units will be spread throughout the 4.048-mile permanent road course to captu
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