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Motor racing - 19 Jul 2002
Following today's announcement that the Eurospeedway Lausitz track will not be hosting a German round of the FedEx CART Championship racing series this year, David Grace the Chief Executive of Rockingham Motor Speedway pledged that the British race will go ahead on September 14. The race on the banked 1.5-mile oval track near Corby in Northamptonshire last year attracted over 42,000 spectators to see the fastest motor race in Europe.
Motor racing - 17 Jul 2002
INDIANAPOLIS (July 16, 2002) - Responding not only to the recent influx of drivers and teams from Mexico that are having success in the CART FedEx Championship Series, but also to the businesses and huge crowds that surround the CART events in Mexico, Championship Auto Racing Teams announced its Hispanic Marketing Initiatives over the weekend in Cleveland.
Motor racing - 17 Jul 2002
Championship Auto Racing Teams, Inc. (NYSE: MPH) has been informed by the provisional receiver of EuroSpeedway Lausitz that the FedEx Championship Series race scheduled for Sept. 19 - 21 has been cancelled.
Motor racing - 17 Jun 2002
Following the completion of the new access road to the Silverstone circuit, the FIA has returned the $5 million performance bond to the MSA (the British National Sporting Authority) and Octagon Motorsports (the Promoter of the British Grand Prix).
Motor racing - 01 May 2002
(Seattle, WA) Syndicate Sports & Entertainment, LLC (SS&E) announced the hiring of C. Michael Claudio today as the company's Director of Motorsports Marketing. Claudio will manage the growth of SS&E's new motorsports division, Syndicate Motorsports Marketing (SMM), which is dedicated to the negotiation and development of sponsorship programs on behalf of teams, drivers, race series, and corporations.
Motor racing - 12 Apr 2002
Jordan Grand Prix today announced a new sponsorship for the 2002 Formula One World Championship from Virgin Mobile, the UK’s most modern network.
Motor racing - 11 Apr 2002
McLaren and Bloomberg are pleased to announce the formation of an extensive Partnership. Bloomberg will provide support and integrated information systems to the TAG McLaren Group's Technology Centre, currently under construction in Woking, England, and to the West McLaren Mercedes Communications Centre which is making its debut at this weekend's San Marino Grand Prix. Both facilities will have access to up-to-date business news from around the world 24 hours a day.
Motor racing - 15 Mar 2002
Liqui Moly has agreed a two-year sponsorship of DHL Jordan Honda, commencing at this weekend’s second round of the 2002 Formula One World Championship in Malaysia.
Motor racing - 12 Mar 2002
Bombardier, the world's third-largest manufacturer of civil aircraft, has entered a multi-faceted sponsorship agreement with the Indianapolis Motor Speedway and Indy Racing League that includes naming rights to the Speedway's landmark Pagoda control tower, Speedway officials announced March 12.
Motor racing - 07 Mar 2002
Championship Auto Racing Teams, Inc. (NYSE:MPH) today provided financial guidance for the year ending December 31, 2002.
Motor racing - 05 Mar 2002
Reinforcing its commitment to major league open-wheel auto racing in the greater Chicago area, Championship Auto Racing Teams, Inc. (NYSE: MPH) announced today that it will lease Chicago Motor Speedway and internally promote the CART Grand Prix of Chicago at the one-mile oval track on June 30, 2002 (CBS-TV, 3:30 p.m. EDT).
Motor racing - 22 Feb 2002
Eddie Jordan, Chief Executive of Jordan Grand Prix, today officially announced new title sponsorship for the team from Deutsche Post WorldNet subsidiary, DHL, at the spectacular launch of the DHL Jordan Honda team in an aircraft hangar at Brussels airport.
Motor racing - 21 Feb 2002
The Indy Racing League and Reebok International Ltd. (NYSE:RBK) have formed a multiyear partnership naming Reebok the Official Outfitter of the Indy Racing League.
Motor racing - 19 Feb 2002
Milton Keynes, UK, Feb. 19, 2002 -- Starting with the Australian Grand Prix in two weeks time, DuPont Performance Coatings will become a major sponsoring partner of Jaguar Racing. This partnership represents the first major sponsorship for DuPont in Formula One.
Motor racing - 01 Feb 2002
World Rally Champion Richard Burns will be supported in the defence of his title in 2002 by Nicorette. Nicorette, manufactured by Pharmacia, are one of the best-known names in nicotine replacement therapy with products available around the world.
Motor racing - 23 Jan 2002
Following the deadline of January 15, 2002 set by the Tribunal de Commerce of Versailles, several proposals for financial partnership aiming at the continuation of Prost Grand Prix’ activity have been received from foreign investors and have been studied at many meetings involving the Official Receiver and the Judge.
Motor racing - 09 Jan 2002
Octagon Worldwide today confirmed that its motorsports division will now bring together all the company’s motorsports interests in terms of venues, events and world series.
Motor racing - 07 Jan 2002
Northern Light Technology and the Indy Racing League ended a partnership January 7 that concluded the company's sponsorship of the League's premier series after two seasons.
Motor racing - 22 Nov 2001
Neither the FIA, nor its championships, receive sponsorship from the tobacco industry. However, sponsorship by the tobacco industry of motor sport teams and events has occurred for over thirty years.
Motor racing - 09 Nov 2001
MEMPHIS, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 7, 2001--FedEx Corp. (NYSE:FDX), the world's premier global provider of transportation services and Championship Auto Racing Teams (NYSE:MPH), the fastest racing series on earth, have announced the renewal of their title sponsorship agreement.
Motor racing - 31 Oct 2001
The competition department of the European Commission has informed the four-wheel motor sports regulator, the Fédération Internationale d'Automobile (FIA), and the Formula One companies that it has closed the various anti-trust investigations into certain regulations and commercial arrangements involving that sport.
Motor racing - 30 Oct 2001
DETROIT--Championship Auto Racing Teams, Inc. (NYSE: MPH) today announced revenues, expenses, net income and earnings per share for the third quarter ended September 30, 2001.
Motor racing - 18 Oct 2001
Jaguar Racing will no longer participate in the British Formula Three Championship from next season. The team has decided to concentrate all its efforts into Formula One and a new consortium will take over the running of the team.
Motor racing - 18 Oct 2001
Championship Auto Racing Teams, Inc. (NYSE: MPH) and Speedway Motorsports, Inc. (NYSE: TRK) announced today they have reached a settlement regarding the litigation surrounding the April 29 CART FedEx Championship Series event at Texas Motor Speedway.
Motor racing - 26 Sep 2001
RM Technology has today officially entered into a partnership with Triple Eight Race Engineering to provide the team with the computing power required to be at the technical leading edge of the motorsport industry. RM Technology will support future race and road car design, performance management, race analysis, and telemetry.
Motor racing - 31 Aug 2001
Spa-Francorchamps, Belgium, 31st August 2001: McLaren and ExxonMobil are pleased to announce that their Partnership has been extended. ExxonMobil's Mobil 1 brand will continue as a Technology Partner of West McLaren Mercedes supplying the Formula One team with unleaded performance fuels and fully synthetic motor oils and lubricants.
Motor racing - 30 Aug 2001
FAENZA, ITALY, AUGUST 29, 2001 – European Minardi F1 is today pleased to announce that Magnum Corporation Berhad has become a major sponsor of the team.
Motor racing - 17 Aug 2001
Championship Auto Racing Teams, Inc. (NYSE: MPH) announced today that racing fans throughout the U.S. will be seeing a lot more domestic television broadcasts of the CART FedEx Championship Series as a result of the television package CART has finalized with the CBS Television Network and Fox Cable Networks Group.
Motor racing - 01 Aug 2001
Championship Auto Racing Teams, Inc. (NYSE: MPH) today announced revenues, expenses, net income and earnings per share for the second quarter ended June 30, 2001.
Motor racing - 30 Jul 2001
The OrangeArrows team announced today that it will be powered by Cosworth V10 engines in 2002. The announcement was made at a press conference held at Hockenheim Circuit on the eve of the 2001 German Grand Prix.
Motor racing - 10 Jul 2001
London, Tuesday 10th July 2001, 11:15 BST: HSBC Holdings plc has renewed its sponsorship of, Jaguar Racing, until the end of the 2004 season.
Motor racing - 25 May 2001
Hugo Boss, the international fashion and lifestyle group, and McLaren are pleased to announce a five-year extension of their Partnership. The 2001 Season marks the 20th year together for Boss and McLaren and the extension, signed today, makes it the longest ever sponsor/team partnership in the history of international sport.
Motor racing - 10 Apr 2001
The organising committee of the Jim Clark Memorial Rally has decided that, due to the continuing Foot and Mouth epidemic, this year's event will be postponed.
Motor racing - 30 Mar 2001
A.N. Deringer announced today that they have signed on as the presenting sponsor and Official Customs Broker and Freight Forwarder of the Canadian Formula Ford Championship series.
Motor racing - 23 Mar 2001
NTL wins satellite distribution contract from Chrysalis Television Three-year managed deal covers car rally events world-wide NTL to provide seamless distribution services to broadcasters across Europe
Motor racing - 01 Mar 2001
Formula Palmer Audi will not be continuing in 2001 as a championship for young drivers pursuing a career in motor racing. The series that has been so successful over the three years since its launch is changing its driver base, as a result of customer demand. A revised championship, Club FPA, is being launched, aimed at non-professional and amateur race drivers who wish to enjoy the benefits of FPA's renowned values.
Motor racing - 28 Feb 2001
Dan Wheldon’s Indy Lights team – PacWest Racing – has signed Gemstar Communications Inc in a marketing and sales alliance to become an associate sponsor this season.
Motor racing - 26 Feb 2001
Championship Auto Racing Teams, Inc. has announced revenues, expenses, net income and earnings per share for the fourth quarter and year-ended December 31, 2000.
Motor racing - 30 Jan 2001
Minardi Team today announces that Paul Stoddart, head of the European Aviation Group of Companies, has acquired the Italian Formula One organisation.
Motor racing - 09 Jan 2001
AT&T to Sponsor Formula 1's Jaguar Racing
Motor racing - 05 Jan 2001
Riley & Scott Split from Reynard Motorsport
Motor racing - 21 Dec 2000
Pan-American Sports Network to Sponsor Prost Team
Motor racing - 07 Dec 2000
Panoz Launches New GT Motor Racing Series
Motor racing - 04 Dec 2000
Octagon in 15-Year Silverstone Grand Prix Deal
Motor racing - 29 Nov 2000
Nascar Appoints New President and Chairman
Motor racing - 14 Nov 2000
CART Appoints New PR Agency
Motor racing - 24 Oct 2000
Nascar Names New Broadcasting Vice President
Motor racing - 20 Oct 2000
Andrew Eborn Re-appointed as Formula Nippon Agent
Motor racing - 20 Oct 2000
American Le Mans Series Gets Admirantys' Navicam Coverage
Motor racing - 29 Sep 2000
McLaren F1 Renews Partnership with Enkei
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