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NASCAR – Roger Penske caps banner season with NASCAR Hall induction

NASCAR – Roger Penske caps banner season with NASCAR Hall induction

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — There was no need for Roger Penske to stay awake for Daytona’s 24-hour sports car race. Penske has people to do that for him, and hanging out atop a pit stand watching telemetry for two trips around the clock is slightly below his paygrade. When he did it last year, Team…

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Formula 2 – Mouser Sponsors Formula E All-Electric Racing for 5th Year

Formula 2 – Mouser Sponsors Formula E All-Electric Racing for 5th Year

MEXICO CITY–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Feb 5, 2019–Mouser Electronics is proud to announce its sponsorship of the GEOX DRAGON Formula E Team throughout the 2018–19 racing season. Mouser is backing the team this year in collaboration with TTI, Inc. and valued suppliers Molex and AVX. This marks the fifth-straight year that Mouser and Molex have sponsored Formula E…

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Formula E – Andretti Autosport Shifts into High Performance Additive Manufacturing with Stratasys

Formula E – Andretti Autosport Shifts into High Performance Additive Manufacturing with Stratasys

DALLAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Feb 12, 2019–SOLIDWORKS WORLD – Enabling leaders across professional racing to gain a competitive edge with state-of-the-art 3D printing, Stratasys (NASDAQ: SSYS) today unveiled a new collaboration agreement with Andretti Autosport. A top performer in IndyCar, Indy Lights, Rallycross and Formula E, Andretti aims to leverage advanced FDM technology and materials to accelerate design…

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Formula E – Andretti Autosport Shifts into High Performance Additive Manufacturing with Stratasys

Formula E – Andretti Autosport Shifts into High Performance Additive Manufacturing with Stratasys

DALLAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Feb 12, 2019–SOLIDWORKS WORLD – Enabling leaders across professional racing to gain a competitive edge with state-of-the-art 3D printing, Stratasys (NASDAQ: SSYS) today unveiled a new collaboration agreement with Andretti Autosport. A top performer in IndyCar, Indy Lights, Rallycross and Formula E, Andretti aims to leverage advanced FDM technology and materials to accelerate design…

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WRC – Rugby World Cup and All Blacks: Spark’s ‘Plan B’ options if things go horribly wrong

WRC – Rugby World Cup and All Blacks: Spark’s ‘Plan B’ options if things go horribly wrong

COMMENT: We’ve seen lots of examples of live sports streaming going wrong over the past year, including Optus’ disastrous FIFA World Cup effort and CBS’s problems with the recent Super Bowl. Just 219 days out from the 2019 Rugby World Cup, Spark is still playing its cards close to its chest regarding both the Spark…

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NASCAR – ToughBuilt to Sponsor NextGen Motorsports and Juan Manuel Gonzalez for the 2019 NASCAR K&N Pro Series

NASCAR – ToughBuilt to Sponsor NextGen Motorsports and Juan Manuel Gonzalez for the 2019 NASCAR K&N Pro Series

LAKE FOREST, Calif., Feb. 11, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — ToughBuilt Industries, Inc. (“ToughBuilt”) (NASDAQ: TBLT; TBLTW), a designer, manufacturer and distributor of innovative tools and accessories to the building industry, today announced it will sponsor NextGen Motorsports and returning driver Juan Manuel Gonzalez for the 2019 NASCAR K&N Pro Series, a regional stock car racing…

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Formula 2 – Tarasenko gets hat trick as Blues beat Predators 5-4 in OT

Formula 2 – Tarasenko gets hat trick as Blues beat Predators 5-4 in OT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Vladimir Tarasenko put on quite a show to keep the St. Louis Blues’ winning streak alive. Tarasenko completed a hat trick by scoring 16 seconds into overtime , and the Blues held off the Nashville Predators 5-4 on Sunday, stretching their streak to a season-best six games. “I just tried to…

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NASCAR – Hitting the Road with the Golden Gecko and GEICO’s NASCAR Team Starting Feb. 17

NASCAR – Hitting the Road with the Golden Gecko and GEICO’s NASCAR Team Starting Feb. 17

WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Feb 3, 2019–Once again, the GEICO NASCAR team is gearing up for a jammed-packed 2019 tour at some of NASCAR’s best events around. GEICO’s site will feature a wide range of games and prizes and information about road and highway safety. Get a photo with the Gecko as he roams around the grounds and…

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Sports Car – Detroit auto show gives glimpse into the future without the sedan

Sports Car – Detroit auto show gives glimpse into the future without the sedan

The lineup at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit next week offers a glimpse of what new car lots are going to be stocked with in the future: Crammed with trucks, SUVs and high performance sports cars. A quick scan of the expected debuts shows just how important trucks and SUVs have become…

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Sports Car – Porsche has already had to double the production of its Tesla-killer

Sports Car – Porsche has already had to double the production of its Tesla-killer

The Taycan, a name the company says roughly translates to lively young horse, is expected to start at around $80,000, according to Electrek magazine. Porsche sold 57,202 vehicles in 2018, almost half of which were its Macan crossover utility car. Its popular SUV, the Cayenne, had 10,733 in sales, and its signature 911 sports car…

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Sports Car – Ferrari profits, sales race ahead in 2018

Sports Car – Ferrari profits, sales race ahead in 2018

MILAN (AP) — Luxury sportscar maker Ferrari announced Thursday that it will reveal five new models this year as part as of its new business plan, including a mid-engine hybrid supercar, as it aims to grow full-year revenues by 3 percent. CEO Louis Camilleri also told analysts that Ferrari would discontinue licensing agreements this year…

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NASCAR – Hitting the Road with the Golden Gecko and GEICO’s NASCAR Team Starting Feb. 17

NASCAR – Hitting the Road with the Golden Gecko and GEICO’s NASCAR Team Starting Feb. 17

WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Feb 3, 2019–Once again, the GEICO NASCAR team is gearing up for a jammed-packed 2019 tour at some of NASCAR’s best events around. GEICO’s site will feature a wide range of games and prizes and information about road and highway safety. Get a photo with the Gecko as he roams around the grounds and…

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NASCAR – Hitting the Road with the Golden Gecko and GEICO’s NASCAR Team Starting Feb. 17

NASCAR – Hitting the Road with the Golden Gecko and GEICO’s NASCAR Team Starting Feb. 17

WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Feb 3, 2019–Once again, the GEICO NASCAR team is gearing up for a jammed-packed 2019 tour at some of NASCAR’s best events around. GEICO’s site will feature a wide range of games and prizes and information about road and highway safety. Get a photo with the Gecko as he roams around the grounds and…

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Formula E – Consortium wants to race Formula E cars around Auckland CBD

Formula E – Consortium wants to race Formula E cars around Auckland CBD

A consortium is angling to bring “Formula E” racing to Auckland. If they succeed, it will see all-electric cars flying around a downtown CBD circuit at speeds of up to 220km per hour. The consortium, fronted by NZ Innovation council CEO Craig Cotton, says rights will cost $14 million a year for five years. He‘s…

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Sports Car – Ferrari profits, sales race ahead in 2018 | Ap Nation

Sports Car – Ferrari profits, sales race ahead in 2018 | Ap Nation

MILAN (AP) — Luxury sportscar maker Ferrari announced Thursday that it will reveal five new models this year as part as of its new business plan, including a mid-engine hybrid supercar, as it aims to grow full-year revenues by 3 percent. CEO Louis Camilleri also told analysts that Ferrari would discontinue licensing agreements this year…

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Formula 1 – F1 tycoon Bernie Ecclestone SUES former son-in-law James Stunt over £89k ‘gold coin business deal’

Formula 1 – F1 tycoon Bernie Ecclestone SUES former son-in-law James Stunt over £89k ‘gold coin business deal’

Revealed: F1 tycoon Bernie Ecclestone SUES former son-in-law James Stunt over £89k soured ‘gold coin business deal’ – six months after bitter multi-million pound divorce from Petra Bernie Ecclestone is taking his former son-in-law to court saying he’s owed £89k Billionaire Bernie’s firm Formula One World Championship Ltd is demanding he repay the money from…

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