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Motor racing - 07 Jan 2005
INDIANAPOLIS (Jan. 6, 2004) Ñ The Champ Car World Series, which operates the Trans-Am Series, and the Sports Car Club of America have agreed to extend an agreement granting Champ Car the marketing and promotional rights to the Trans-Am name. The agreement is an extension of a pact originally signed in 2003.
Motor racing - 07 Jan 2005
The Champ Car World Series, which operates the Trans-Am Series, and the Sports Car Club of America have agreed to extend an agreement granting Champ Car the marketing and promotional rights to the Trans-Am name.
Motor racing - 06 Jan 2005
London, January 6th 2005. The Royal Bank of Scotland Group (RBS), currently the world’s 6th largest bank, today announced it is joining forces with BMW WilliamsF1 Team as major sponsor in a multi-year deal starting with the 2005 season.
Motor racing - 06 Jan 2005
The BMW WilliamsF1 Team today announced that the<BR>Dräxlmaier Group and W.L. Gore &amp; Associates will join the team as official suppliers for the 2005 Formula One season and beyond.<BR>
Motor racing - 06 Jan 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.<BR>
Motor racing - 05 Jan 2005
Munich, 5 January 2005. The BMW WilliamsF1 Team today announced that the Dräxlmaier Group and W.L. Gore & Associates will join the team as official suppliers for the 2005 Formula One season and beyond.
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 - 05 Jan 2005
The Champ Car World Series has 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
<SPAN>Formula One sponsors gained from the increased number of races in 2004.</SPAN>
Motor racing - 22 Dec 2004
Formula One sponsors gained from the increased number of races in 2004. Team sponsor exposure was up by 17% on 2003. In addition on board cameras helped car exposure jump +29%. Despite lower audiences overall, sponsor value increased by 11%, giving excellent value for brands according to the Global Formula One report produced by Sports Marketing Surveys.
Motor racing - 10 Dec 2004
Braselton, GA - - Prospeed GS610 Maximum Performance Brake Fluid, a revolutionary new product from Prospeed Motorsport, LLC. Has been named the Official Brake Fluid of the American Le Mans Series. The announcement was made at the Performance Racing Industry (PRI) trade show in Indianapolis.
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.
Motorcycling - 24 Nov 2004
JiR announces the beginning of his activity in the MotoGP World Championship, the top class of the motorcycle racing. JiR (Japan Italy Racing) is the company managed by Tetsuo Iida, whom up until 2002 was the President of Honda Europe NV, and the Italian Managing Director Luca Montiron. The team will be geared up to compete at the top in the MotoGP category.
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 - 02 Nov 2004
San Antonio, Texas (November 2, 2004) In their continued quest for high performance, aftermarket auto parts giant Auto Value/Bumper to Bumper has inked its first NASCAR deal as associate sponsor of Evernham Motorsports and includes primary status on the No. 91 Dodge in the 2005 NASCAR Nextel Cup Series and on the No. 79 Dodge in the NASCAR Busch Series.
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 - 29 Oct 2004
INDIANAPOLIS (October 28, 2004) – Continuing to build on one of the longest relationships in motorsports, Toyota Motor Sales USA will return as title sponsor for the Toyota Atlantic Championship Presented by Yokohama in 2005.
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.
Motor racing - 27 Oct 2004
INDIANAPOLIS (October 27, 2004) – The chase for top rookie honors in the 2004 Bridgestone Presents The Champ Car World Series Powered by Ford season came to an end in Australia but thanks to Roshfrans, Champ Car’s top rookie will have 10,000 extra reasons to enjoy his season-ending trip to Mexico City.
Motor racing - 21 Oct 2004
Sao Paolo, Brazil / Zürich, Switzerland / Woking, UK, 21st October 2004: The West McLaren Mercedes Formula One team is pleased to welcome NESCAFÉ Xpress to the team's prominent Partner portfolio. The Partnership will take effect from the 2004 Brazilian Grand Prix where the NESCAFÉ Xpress branding will appear on drivers Kimi Raikkonen and David Coulthard's helmets and drinks bottles for the first time.
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 - 05 Oct 2004
With the 2004 FIA Formula One World Championship nearing its climax, Lucky Strike B·A·R Honda is pleased to announce that it has concluded a one-race team partnership for the Japanese Grand Prix with leading technology company EPSON.
Motor racing - 01 Oct 2004
(UK, 1 October 2004) Revolution Sports Marketing Group, the premier sports marketing agency, has been appointed by BMW (GB) Limited to identify and introduce commercial sponsors for its Formula BMW UK Championship.
Motor racing - 28 Sep 2004
Today, the Bridgestone Presents The Champ Car World Series Powered by Ford made those ties even stronger by announcing that Roshfrans would become the first Mexican company to ever become an official series sponsor.
Motor racing - 24 Sep 2004
BAR Honda is delighted to announce a long-term partnership agreement with Chinese internet portal SOHU.com 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 - 20 Sep 2004
(September 17, 2004) – What follows is a statement released by the Champ Car World Series concerning today’s announcement by series sponsor Ford Motor Company that it was putting the assets of Cosworth Racing Inc. up for sale. Cosworth Racing Inc. is the exclusive engine supplier to the Bridgestone Presents The Champ Car World Series Powered by Ford. The statement should be attributed to Champ Car President and CEO Dick Eidswick.
Motor racing - 20 Sep 2004
Braselton, GA - JeanRichard watches, a collection of fine SWISS timepieces intended for a clientele seeking original and exclusive products, has increased involvement in the American Le Mans Series for the remainder of the 2004 season and the 2005 season with sponsorship of television broadcasts of the professional sports car racing series.
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
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.'
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.
Motor racing - 09 Sep 2004
Herzogenaurach, Germany, September 8th 2004 – PUMA® AG and Ferrari Spa today announce that they have signed a multi-year contract, which becomes effective on January 1st 2005. PUMA AG will become the official licensee of replica and fan merchandise as well as supplier of Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro, the most successful Formula 1 team of all times. Therefore, in addition to fireproof racing products, PUMA will supply the team with teamwear, team footwear, as well as accessories. The essence of the
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 - 03 Sep 2004
INDIANAPOLIS, Thursday, Sept. 2, 2004 - The Indy Racing League's initiative to enhance its IRL IndyCar„µ Series schedule with the addition of road/street-style events continued today with the addition of St. Petersburg, Fla., to the 2005 schedule.
Motor racing - 31 Aug 2004
MONTREAL (August 27, 2004) – The Champ Car World Series and the world’s leading fast-food chain McDonald’s® today announced a partnership that will see the restaurant chain serve as the 'Official Fast Food Restaurant of Champ Car' through the 2006 season.
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.
Motorcycling - 20 Aug 2004
The Sports Car Racing Association of the Monterey Peninsula (SCRAMP) and Dorna Sports, the Spanish-based company that holds the commercial and TV rights to the FIM MotoGP World Championships, have reached an agreement in principal to bring MotoGP, the pinnacle of international motorcycle racing, to Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca beginning in 2005 for a five-year run.
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 - 11 Aug 2004
Sustained interest in Formula One has been borne out by the half year audience analysis produced by international sport research company, Sports Marketing Surveys.
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 - 19 Jul 2004
The Australian V8 Supercar Company (AVESCO) will become Australia’s largest sports exporter following the signing of an historic sanction agreement in Shanghai today that will take the country’s third most watched sport to China.
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 - 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.
Motorcycling - 23 Jun 2004
BRAINERD, Minn. – Brainerd International Raceway today announced that Michelin will be the presenting sponsor of the Trofeo Ducati U.S. Superbike AMA Championship, which is scheduled for June 25-27 on BIR’s world-class 3-mile road course.
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 - 14 Jun 2004
Montreal, June 11, 2004. The BMW WilliamsF1 Team today confirmed that long term sponsor, Petrobras, has extended its commercial partnership with the team.
Motor racing - 02 Jun 2004
Oxford, UK, 1 June 2004. The BMW WilliamsF1 Team today confirmed a new commercial partnership with Intelsat, one of the world's leading global satellite operators.
Motor racing - 24 May 2004
As proud sponsor of the Corona Forsythe Racing team and driver Rodolfo Lavin, Cerveceria Modelo S.A. de C.V. ('Corona') is pleased to announce extending its participation in the Bridgestone Presents the Champ Car World Series Powered by Ford.
Motor racing - 06 May 2004
AMMAN (Jordan): Officials at the Royal Automobile Club of Jordan have announced initial sponsorship plans for the 2004 Jordan International Rally, which takes place on May 20-22. The first press conference for the fourth round of this year's FIA Middle East Rally Championship took place today (Wednesday) at the Marriott Hotel in Amman.
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