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Motorcycling - 09 Feb 2012 - Events
Motorcycle racing series the FIM Superbike World Championship (SBK), the leading road racing World Championship using production-based motorcycles, has been given a complete new look for the 2012 season, created by bespoke brand communications agency Designwerk.
Motorcycling - 22 Nov 2011 - Events
The Sports Consultancy has been appointed by the Department of Economic Development to conduct a feasibility study into the formation of an Isle of Man TT World Series. The London based organisation is expert in the commercial development of major sports events and the provision of consultancy to government clients working with major sports events ranging from the Olympic Games and Ryder Cup to Formula One.
Motor racing - 14 Oct 2011 - Events
The countdown to Rallye Monte-Carlo, round one of the 2012 FIA World Rally Championship, has begun after Albert II, Sovereign Prince of Monaco, formerly opened the WRC’s stand at Sportel in the Principality on Monday.
Motor racing - 01 Aug 2011 - Federations & NOCs
The Fédération Internationale de l'Automobile is the governing body for world motor sport and the federation of the world’s leading motoring organisations. It is a non-profit making association and brings together 228 national motoring and sporting organisations from 132 countries on five continents. Its member clubs represent millions of motorists and their families.
Motor racing - 25 Mar 2011 - Education
The FIA WRC Academy was officially launched yesterday afternoon ahead<BR>of the opening Super Special Stage in Lisbon at the inaugural round of the<BR>brand new WRC feeder series. A panel of WRC Academy Principal, Marc<BR>de Jong, former WRC runner up and newly appointed FIA WRC Manager<BR>Michèle Mouton, Ford Abu Dhabi World Rally Team Manager Malcolm<BR>Wilson and Pirelli’s Matteo Braga gave the audience an insight into the<BR>inspiration behind the WRC Academy.
Motor racing - 14 Mar 2011 - Sponsorship
LONDON, UK, 14 March 2011 -- Marussia Virgin Racing and CNBC, the leading global broadcaster of live business and financial news and information, have joined forces in an exclusive global partnership that sees CNBC becoming the team’s official ‘Business Media Partner’ for the 2011 Formula One season, which gets underway on 27 March in Melbourne, Australia.
Motorcycling - 23 Sep 2010 - Internet
ZUG, SWITZERLAND, 23 SEPTEMBER 2010 – The HANNspree FIM Superbike World Championship (SBK), which is promoted by Infront Sports &amp; Media, has successfully extended its involvement in new media, strengthening the interaction with fans from all over the world and providing enhanced return for sponsors.
Motor racing - 08 Mar 2010 - Agency
ZIONSVILLE, Ind. (February 26, 2010) - Just Marketing International (JMI), the global leader of motorsports-exclusive marketing agencies, will launch an office in Asia in 2010, and is recruiting staff accordingly, it was announced today.
Motorcycling - 14 Dec 2009 - Events
The French Enduro champion, Fabien Planet was the best in the forest-stages, but it was the only 19-year-old Dane, Stefan K. Olsen, who triumphed in the Super Finals, as the world's first Enduro race for electrical motorcycles with great sporting and media success ended Sunday afternoon at Svanemoellen kaserne in Copenhagen.
Motor racing - 24 Nov 2009 - Media rights
The Automobile Club de Ouest, owners and organisers of the prestigious Le Mans 24 Hours event has decided to manage all media rights internally.
Motorcycling - 13 Nov 2009 - Events
The World First environmental friendly Enduro race for electrical competition motorbikes, The Eco Enduro in Copenhagen during the UN Climate Change Conference in December secures full support from the International Motorcycle Federation (Fédération Internationale de Motocyclisme – FIM).
Motor racing - 09 Nov 2009 - Television
Langley, United Kingdom, 9 th November 2009: SIS LIVE, Europe’s largest outside broadcast (OB) and uplink supplier, provided a number of onboard special cameras as well as other ENG cameras for the media launch event for the brand new Yas Marina circuit in Abu Dhabi.
Motor racing - 05 Nov 2009 - Agency
Marks &amp; Spencer has appointed Pitch, the UK’s leading independent sports marketing and communications consultancy, to create and manage a national promotional campaign as part of the leading retailer’s innovative partnership with the Vodafone McLaren Mercedes Formula 1 team.
Motorcycling - 28 Jul 2009 - Events
It doesn’t have to be boring doing environmentally friendly motorsport. That is the theme of the Worlds First International Ecological Enduro race, run in Denmark on environmentally friendly electrical motocross motorcycles in the period of the United Nations Climate Change Conference in Copenhagen (December 2009).<BR>
Motorcycling - 24 Jun 2009 - Sponsorship
Rome, Italy, 24 June 2009 – The Came Group, the leading international automation, active-safety and automated access control company is sponsoring the FIM Superbike World Championship 2009. The Came Group announced its sponsorship of the Superbike World Championship during the presentation of the latest Superbike round in Misano Adriatico, Italy.
Motor racing - 22 May 2009 - Events
Monaco, 21 May 2009 – The starting line of the 67th Monaco Grand Prix is displaying unusual colours for the first time this year: they are the colours of “Peace and Sport, L’Organisation pour la Paix par le Sport", an international initiative that promotes sport as an instrument of peace and social stability throughout the world.
Motorcycling - 06 Apr 2009 - Internet
Rome / Milan, Italy, 3 April 2009 – The official HANNspree FIM Superbike World Championship (SBK) website – – has been re-launched today with a radical facelift to coincide with the first European round of the Superbike World Championship, which takes place in Valencia (Spain) this weekend.<BR>
Motor racing - 03 Apr 2009 - Stadia & venues
Singapore, 30 March 2009: The Singapore Sports Council (SSC) today released a Request For Proposal (RFP) offering local and international consortia a unique opportunity to build and manage the Changi Motorsports Hub (CMH). Set to become Asia’s first premier motorsports and entertainment centre, the CMH will feature top-notch motorsports facilities and amenities for motorsports enthusiasts, businesses, consumers and tourists alike. <BR>
Motorcycling - 27 Jan 2009 - Television
Geneva – FIM (Fédération Internationale de Motocyclisme) and Sportsbrand Media Group today announced the launch of the official television series, ‘FIM Moto Show’, with the first episode going to air as of Wednesday, 28th January, 2009.
Motor racing - 03 Nov 2008 - Agency
IEC in Sports is delighted to have signed a deal to distribute Africa Race. The Rally, which starts December 28 and finishes on January 12, 2009, passing through the diverse African continent, is the brainchild of Hubert Auriol, one of Rally's most decorated and most famous Rally drivers.
Motor racing - 28 May 2008 - Events
<SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: 10pt"><SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: 10pt">Brackley 27 May 2008 - </SPAN>The Honda Racing F1 Team today announced that it has achieved ISO14001 certification for its UK headquarters at Brackley, Northamptonshire.</SPAN>
Motor racing - 22 Apr 2008 - Television
Philips Shavers joins forces with Eurosport to launch a pan-Euro cross-media campaign integrated with advertiser-funded content, leveraging their Williams F1 sponsorship. 
Motor racing - 17 Jan 2008
IEC in Sports, the Swedish-based sports marketing company, has reported a strong broadcast interest from the global media market for its St. Petersburg to Beijing Rally, which takes place for the first time ever this June.
Motor racing - 07 Jan 2008
Eurosport has been informed by the organisers of the Dakar Rally, ASO, that the 2008 Dakar Rally is cancelled following a security warning issued by the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Motor racing - 13 Nov 2007
The huge Rally-Raid that has been choreographed by triple Dakar champion, René Metge, has finally revealed its name: “TRANSORIENTALE”.
Motor racing - 29 Oct 2007
The Singapore Government announced today that it will be developing the motor sports industry in Singapore by working with the private sector to build a permanent race track located in Changi (eastern part of Singapore) and developing a comprehensive motor sports industry development plan.&nbsp;
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 Sep 2007
Fans of Formula 1™ will soon be able to enjoy their favourite sport live in stunning high definition quality on big screens with outstanding surround sound in the comfort of an auditorium.
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.
Motorcycling - 11 May 2007
FGSPORT Group, partner of the Fédération<BR>Internationale de Motocyclisme (FIM) since 1989, has become part of one of the world’s leading sports marketing companies, Infront Sports &amp; Media AG.
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 Oct 2006
Monaco, October 16, 2006 - Eurosport and SRW Events Ltd. announced today at Sportel in Monaco, the launch of the 2007 Intercontinental Rally Challenge (IRC)*. SRW Events Ltd. is the promoter of this competition.
Motor racing - 04 Aug 2006
CAMS has announced that the Chairman of the Australian Rally Commission (ARCom), Garry Connelly, will stand down from the position at the end of this year after serving in the role for the past 12 years.
Motorcycling - 01 Aug 2006
During the Congress that will take place in Brazil from 15 to 21 October 2006, I will not be a candidate for the presidency of the FIM as I had decided and communicated already a year ago.
Motor racing - 01 Aug 2006
The A1GP World Cup of Motorsport will bring speed and excitement to the streets of Manchester, UK this summer as part of Sky Festival.
Motorcycling - 21 Jul 2006
PICKERINGTON, Ohio (July 20, 2006) -- The AMA Superbike Championship presented by Parts Unlimited is enjoying growing event attendance for the third consecutive season, along with increased global television coverage. Audiences in Australia, Canada, France, Hungary, Italy, the Middle East, Poland, the Russian Republic and the United Kingdom, 218 territories in total, now enjoy AMA Superbike Championship telecasts.
Motor racing - 14 Jul 2006
Analogue and digital channels combine to provide integrated coverage of all racing
Motor racing - 06 Jul 2006
The FIA World Motor Sport Council (WMSC) met in Paris on July 5 and considered a number of proposals, including various matters relating to the 2007 World Rally Championship (WRC) calendar.
Motor racing - 25 May 2006
Monte Carlo, Wednesday, 24th May 2006: Team McLaren Mercedes and Steinmetz unveiled their latest collaboration earlier today in the build-up to the 2006 Monaco Grand Prix.
Motor racing - 09 May 2006
9 May 2006, Singapore: An unprecedented television agreement, announced today by ISC Ltd., the global media and commercial rights holders for the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC), has reinforced ESPN STAR Sports as the 'home of motorsport' in Asia for thousands of passionate WRC fans across the region.
Motorcycling - 26 Apr 2006
PICKERINGTON, Ohio (April 25, 2006) -- AMA Pro Racing has announced that the 2006 AMA Supermoto Championship presented by Parts Unlimited will be nationally televised for the fourth consecutive year on OLN.
Motor racing - 20 Apr 2006
Speedy Hire Plc (Speedy) is to extend its current sponsorship with BSI and the world championship FIM Speedway Grand Prix Series (SGP).
Motor racing - 31 Mar 2006
The Dutch fans have proved the most loyal to their team in the A1 Grand Prix series and this has been rewarded with a race on home turf as the opener for the 2006/07 season will be at the Zandvoort seaside circuit.
Motor racing - 15 Mar 2006
Extension falls in line with airline’s Smart and Successful Business Strategy.
Motor racing - 06 Mar 2006
Salinas, CA - Organisers of the A1 Grand Prix series have confirmed the A1 Grand Prix of Nations, California, USA, scheduled to run at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca on 10-12 March 2006 will go ahead as planned.
Motorcycling - 02 Mar 2006
PICKERINGTON, Ohio (March 1, 2006) – AMA Pro Racing announced today that Repsol will return as sponsor of the AMA Repsol Lubricants Superstock Series. Repsol has been the Superstock class sponsor since 2004 making this their third consecutive season as an AMA Pro Racing sponsor.
Motor racing - 01 Mar 2006
Operations Centre, Brackley, UK - 1 March 2006. The Honda Racing F1 Team is delighted to announce a new agreement with the SEIKO Watch Corporation which extends its existing partnership to cover the 2006 and 2007 seasons.
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