People, Places & Racing News

Syndicate content

Andy Leach Presented Goodguys Trendsetter Award at SEMA Show

Cal Auto Creations’ Andy Leach was the recipient of the Goodguys Trendsetter Award, presented Wednesday, November 5, at the Hot Rod Industry Alliance (HRIA) awards banquet in Las Vegas.

Racing News: Tickets Still Available for Red Bull Global Rallycross Las Vegas

Tickets for the Global Rallycross Las Vegas finals, Wednesday, November 5, are still available online and will also be for sale onsite at the 2014 SEMA Show.

NHRA: Vandergriff to Retire From Cockpit, Adds Connolly to Two-Car Team

Bob Vandergriff Jr. confirmed that he will not be driving a Top Fuel dragster in the 2015 NHRA Mello Yello Series and will start his new direction solely as the team owner with a pair of dragsters driven by three-time Top Fuel champion Larry Dixon and 25-time NHRA Pro Stock winner Dave Connolly.

Industry Pioneer John Keane Passes Away

John Michael Keane, “JK,” 76, of Ashland, Massachusetts, passed away peacefully with his family by his side, Wednesday, October 22, 2014, at Massachusetts General Hospital.

SEMA Council & Network News: New Creation Unveiled in Hot Rod Alley

SEMA’s Young Executive Network (YEN) will host a live chat with Jim Liaw, president and co-founder of Formula Drift Holdings LLC, October 24, at 12:00 p.m. (PDT).

Racing News: BFGoodrich Off-Road and Desert Racers Gather at the 2014 SEMA Show

SEMA Showgoers will have a unique opportunity to meet leading off-road and desert race drivers, as they gather and sign autographs at the SCORE Baja 1000 Experience located outside of South Hall at the Las Vegas Convention Center.

NHRA: Force Releases Veteran Crew Chief Jimmy Prock

With two races remaining in the 2014 NHRA Mello Yello Countdown to the Championship remaining, 16-time Funny Car world champion has released veteran crew chief Jimmy Prock effective immediately.
Add to calendar