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Motor racing - 07 Mar 2018 - Federations & NOCs
Geneva, 7 March 2018 – During the Geneva Motor Show, the FIA presented its new programme, The European Young Women Programme, in the presence of Jean Todt, President of the FIA, and Michèle Mouton, President of the Women in Motorsport Commission (WIMC).
Motor racing - 04 Sep 2017 - Federations & NOCs
The Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA) and Essilor announced today the signature of a 3-year partnership on road safety. Within the “FIA Action for Road Safety” campaign, Essilor and the FIA will promote good vision as a key pillar of road safety through wide awareness reaching campaigns.
Motor racing - 15 Aug 2017 - Federations & NOCs
FIA have today opened an invitation to tender to find a promoter to invest in delivering a first ever annual international event for both GT professional and amateur drivers.
Motor racing - 04 Apr 2016 - Sponsorship
The FIA is pleased to announce that today, 04 April, a call for expressions of interest has been published concerning the supply of its FIA Officials and FIA Staff clothing and accessories intended for use during racing and non-racing events.
Motor racing - 17 Nov 2015 - Events
The Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA) organises an Annual General Assembly and an official Champion’s Prize-Giving gala at the end of each calendar year.
Motor racing - 23 Apr 2015 - Sponsorship
The FIA is pleased to announce that yesterday, 22 April, a call for expressions of interest has been published concerning the supply of its FIA Officials and FIA Staff clothing and accessories intended for use during racing and non- racing events.
Motor racing - 20 Nov 2012 - Events
The FIA is now calling for expressions of interest to identify candidates interested in getting involved as a Promoter of one or several of the Championships from 2014 onwards with a view to concluding a multi-year contract.
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 - 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. 
Motor racing - 29 Sep 2005
Representatives from the Confederation of Australian Motor Sport (CAMS), the Australian Motor Sports Commission (AMSC), circuit promoters and key  motor racing categories were upbeat on Monday night following a constructive meeting held at Melbourne Airport to shape a National Racing Series for 2006.
Motor racing - 20 Jan 2005
DTC A/S can today announce the conclusion of a contract with Roulunds Braking and ACDelco, who will be two of the corporate sponsors of the 2005 Danish Touringcar Championship.
Motor racing - 18 Jan 2005
Ahead of the Rally season opening in Monte Carlo, FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) rights holder, International Sportsworld Communicators Ltd. (ISC), has announced that it has agreed a global sponsorship deal with GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) that will see their Lucozade Energy brand installed as the ‘Official Energy Drink of the WRC’ for the forthcoming season.
Motor racing - 18 Jan 2005
Ahead of the Rally season opening in Monte Carlo, FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) rights holder, International Sportsworld Communicators Ltd. (ISC), has announced that it has agreed a global sponsorship deal with GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) that will see their Lucozade Energy brand installed as the ‘Official Energy Drink of the WRC’ for the forthcoming season.
Motor racing - 17 Jan 2005
Lucky Strike B·A·R Honda today confirmed the SEIKO Watch Corporation, a brand synonymous with precision time-keeping, as official Team Watch Partner. The three-year partnership will initially see the Seiko company logo positioned on the racesuits of drivers Jenson Button, Takuma Sato, third driver Anthony Davidson and test driver Enrique Bernoldi.
Motor racing - 22 Dec 2004
Colin Osborne, President of the Confederation of Australian Motor Sport (CAMS) since 2001, has been re-elected for a further two years as Chairman of the Board of CAMS.
Motor racing - 22 Dec 2004
Colin Osborne, President of the Confederation of Australian Motor Sport (CAMS) since 2001, has been re-elected for a further two years as Chairman of the Board of CAMS.
Motor racing - 20 Dec 2004
Sports & Entertainment Television Ltd ('SET'), the distribution company launched this Summer by former Gillette World Sport/TV Corporation PLC executives, has announced an output deal with MotorsTV to supply a block of youth entertainment programming every week throughout 2005.
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 - 10 Dec 2004
Following confirmation that the British Grand Prix will be staged at Silverstone for the next five years, John Grant, Chairman of the Motor Sports Association, governing body of motor sport in the UK, said:
Motor racing - 10 Dec 2004
Russell Anderson, the Chairman of the Association of British Kart Clubs (ABkC), has been appointed the UK’s chief representative on the governing body of world karting, the FIA’s Commission Internationale de Karting (CIK). Russell was nominated to the CIK by the Motor Sports Association and news of his appointment is a major boost for karting across the UK.
Motor racing - 10 Dec 2004
INDIANAPOLIS, Thursday, Dec. 9, 2004 - Brian Barnhart, Joie Chitwood III and Gary Morris each have been promoted to head three operating units of companies owned by the Hulman-George family, said Tony George, president and chief executive officer of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Corporation and its parent, Hulman & Company.
Motor racing - 08 Dec 2004
Innovative UK terrestrial TV broadcaster Channel 4 is set to improve its coverage of Rockingham's ‘Thunder Sunday at The Rock’ events in 2005.
Motor racing - 06 Dec 2004
The 2005 SCSA Racing championship will boast a prize fund of at least $1.1million, a 10% increase on 2004. On top of that, the top three drivers in the series will have the opportunity to compete in an American Speed Association (ASA) race in North America at the end of the year.
Motor racing - 03 Dec 2004
Further to the visit of Mr Jiro Kaji and Toshiyuki Ohya of the GT Association, Promoters of the Japan GT Championship, to the final round of the FIA GT Championship in Zhuhai, followed by a visit of Mr Stephane Ratel of SRO, promoter of the FIA GT Championship, to Tokyo last week, we are pleased to announce the following : The promoters intend to put a high level of effort into organising co-promoted championship events in 2006.
Motor racing - 08 Nov 2004
Australian Motor Racing Commission Chairman, Mr Graeme Emerton, today confirmed that the Australian Formula 3 category has been awarded the Australian Drivers Championship title, which will see Formula 3 competitors racing for the CAMS Gold Star in 2005 and 2006.
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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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.
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.
Motor racing - 12 Aug 2004
Any hope that the Bathurst 24 Hour Race would be run in November this year has faded with an announcement from Bathurst Regional Council and the Confederation of Australian Motor Sport (CAMS) today ending speculation.
Motor racing - 30 Jul 2004
The President of the Confederation of Australian Motor Sport, Mr. Colin Osborne, announced today that the Category Management rights for production-based motor racing in Australia had been repatriated from PROCAR to CAMS. PROCAR Pty. Ltd., part of the Palmer Group of Companies, has been responsible as the Category Manager for Nations Cup, V8 Brutes, GT Performance and Australian Production Cars for much of the past decade.
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 - 05 Jan 2004
Statement from Colin Hilton, chief executive of the Motor Sports Association (MSA):
Motor racing - 20 Oct 2003
BRASELTON, Ga. - A landmark joint operating agreement for the betterment of road racing in North America was announced today by the American Le Mans Series (ALMS), the International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) and SCCA Pro Racing Ltd.
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 - 30 Sep 2003
The Formula One Grand Prix to be held in Bahrain in April 2004 will be called the Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix
Motor racing - 18 Aug 2003
NASCAR announced Friday that Sunoco, the world's largest manufacturer of premium racing gasoline, will become the 'Official Fuel of NASCAR,' beginning with the 2004 season.
Motor racing - 16 Jul 2003
LONDON (July 16, 2003) – Budweiser, the world’s best-selling beer, and the BMW WilliamsF1 Team, a global leader in Formula One, today announced the 'King of Beers' will serve as an 'official sponsor' of the BMW WilliamsF1 Team. The multi-year agreement is Budweiser’s first sponsorship in Formula One and builds upon the brand’s international sports marketing portfolio.
Motor racing - 19 Jun 2003
The National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR) today announced that Nextel Communications will become the title sponsor of NASCAR's premier national series - and one of America's most popular sports.
Motor racing - 11 Jun 2003
Monte Carlo, 2nd June 2003: TAG Heuer and McLaren International are delighted to announce a further strengthening of their Partnership. The TAG Heuer brand will now appear on all the Team McLaren Mercedes drivers’ helmet visors. This is in addition to TAG Heuer’s role within Team McLaren Mercedes as both Official Watch Supplier and Time Keeper, the latter of which sees the test team utilise TAG Heuer’s latest precision timing equipment.
Motor racing - 10 Jun 2003
BLOOMFIELD HILLS, MICHIGAN June 9, 2003 – Sports Management Network, Inc. motorsports consulting division SMN Motorsports announced today that it has successfully brought together Penske Racing, Inc. and Quicken Loans Inc. through a unique racing sponsorship agreement. The sponsorship, that is a mutli-tiered marketing and business development agreement, is designed to leverage the platform of IndyCar racing to drive business and brand awareness for Quicken Loans, the nation’s leading online mor
Motor racing - 16 Apr 2003
Team Sports Entertainment, Inc. (NASDAQ: TSPT.OB) through its wholly owned subsidiary, Team Racing Auto Circuit (TRAC), announced today that it has reached a multi-year agreement with ESPN to be the exclusive network for all TRAC races beginning in May of 2004. The two companies have been in negotiations for over a year on the deal, and TRAC National Spokesman and stock car racing legend, Cale Yarborough, stated, 'ESPN made stock car racing what it is today. They are the perfect partner for us
Motor racing - 12 Mar 2003
Every round of the 2003 ASCAR motor racing series will be broadcast on Channel 4, with the entire 14-round championship shown across a series of dedicated 30-minute programmes, scheduled for broadcast on Thursday nights. The agreement marks the third successive year of coverage by the channel, which has seen consistently increasing audience figures for the series.
Motor racing - 25 Feb 2003
The FIM Endurance World Championship has announced that Fisherman’s Friend, the international lozenge brand, has renewed its 'Associate Sponsor' agreement for the forthcoming year.
Motor racing - 20 Feb 2003
London – 20 February 2003: Leading Formula One teams WilliamsF1 and McLaren came together today to outline their concerns about the unilateral way in which the sport’s regulator, the Federation Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA), has introduced new regulations for the 2003 World Championship, which starts in Australia on March 9.
Motor racing - 05 Feb 2003
Eddie Jordan today confirmed that Benson & Hedges will be the principal sponsor of the Jordan Ford team in the 2003 FIA Formula One World Championship.
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