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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 - 17 Jan 2005
Lucky Strike B·A·R Honda today announced NTN Corporation as the latest Team Partner to join its growing portfolio. The multi-year deal, which commences at the team's 2005 car launch, will see NTN become a further on-car sponsor.
Motor racing - 05 Jan 2005
Munich, 5 January 2005. The BMW WilliamsF1 Team today announced that the Dräxlmaier Group and W.L. Gore & Associates will join the team as official suppliers for the 2005 Formula One season and beyond.
Motor racing - 08 Dec 2004
Downtown San José will be the site of the San José Grand Prix open-wheel street race on the international Champ Car World Series in July 2005 as a result of yesterday’s approval by the San José City Council.
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 - 09 Sep 2004
Herzogenaurach, Germany, September 8th 2004 – PUMA® AG and Ferrari Spa today announce that they have signed a multi-year contract, which becomes effective on January 1st 2005. PUMA AG will become the official licensee of replica and fan merchandise as well as supplier of Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro, the most successful Formula 1 team of all times. Therefore, in addition to fireproof racing products, PUMA will supply the team with teamwear, team footwear, as well as accessories. The essence of the
Motorcycling - 23 Jun 2004
BRAINERD, Minn. – Brainerd International Raceway today announced that Michelin will be the presenting sponsor of the Trofeo Ducati U.S. Superbike AMA Championship, which is scheduled for June 25-27 on BIR’s world-class 3-mile road course.
Motorcycling - 10 May 2004
The trial use of webcams for interviews and other live coverage of the Superbike World Championship at Misano has been deemed a huge success and will continue for Monza (May 15th and 16th). Seen only on the official website for the series,, the huge number of visitors using the interactive area has delighted the race organizers.
Motor racing - 06 May 2004
AMMAN (Jordan): Officials at the Royal Automobile Club of Jordan have announced initial sponsorship plans for the 2004 Jordan International Rally, which takes place on May 20-22. The first press conference for the fourth round of this year's FIA Middle East Rally Championship took place today (Wednesday) at the Marriott Hotel in Amman.
Motor racing - 29 Apr 2004
Bosch has returned as a contingency sponsor to the Motorock Trans-Am Series this year. Bosch will award $600 per race for first-, second- and third-place finishers competing with Bosch spark plugs. The company will also offer a $1,000 bonus to the highest-finishing driver in the championship utilizing Bosch spark plugs.
Motorcycling - 08 Apr 2004
FGSPORT has concluded a deal with Fidoweb, a leading internet company specialising in interactive broadcast techniques and state-of-the-art internet technology, to become the Official Internet Partner. Fidoweb’s clients include MTV, the worlds leading music channel.
Motor racing - 04 Mar 2004
Lucky Strike B·A·R Honda today announces that MAC Tools, previously a supplier to the team, has become an official Team Partner. MAC Tools will continue to provide hand tools for the team's use at Grands Prix, testing and at the factory, however it will also be stepping up its involvement and will have on-car branding on the rear-wing endplates. The partnership will commence immediately and the MAC Tools logo will be seen on the B·A·R Honda 006 from this weekend's Australian Grand Prix.
Motorcycling - 12 Feb 2004
Dorna Sports have renewed their collaboration with transport and logistics company Tempora for the management of the freight for the MotoGP World Championship in the next two seasons (2004 and 2005). The deal covers Dorna's own materials, as well as those of all the teams and suppliers involved in the competition.
Motor racing - 29 Jan 2004
With today’s decision in U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Indianapolis, Open Wheel Racing Series, LLC ('OWRS') will immediately take over operations of the Champ Car World Series.
Motor racing - 26 Jan 2004
LANSING, Mich. (Jan. 23, 2004) – The Indy Racing League’s ('IRL') submission of a bid for selected assets of Championship Auto Racing Teams, Inc. ('CART') has only reinforced the Open Wheel Racing Series, LLC ('OWRS') commitment to preserve the future of open-wheel racing through the continuation of the Champ Car World Series.
Motor racing - 02 Dec 2003
INDIANAPOLIS (December 1, 2003) – The Bridgestone Presents The Champ Car World Series Powered by Ford season will open with the 21st running of the Champ Cars at the Grand Prix of Long Beach in 2004 after CART and race promoter Dover Motorsports Inc. announced the postponement Monday of the Grand Prix of St. Petersburg.
Motor racing - 27 Nov 2003
As Lucky Strike B·A·R Honda begins an intensive winter testing period to prepare for the 2004 season, it is pleased to announce that it has extended its partnership with Brunotti, the sportswear manufacturer based in the Netherlands. Brunotti has also taken the opportunity to ramp up its involvement with B·A·R in 2004, by not only continuing to produce the team’s travel and factory wear, but also manufacturing a complete range of race and test team clothing for the Brackley-based outfit.
Motor racing - 09 Oct 2003
Suzuka, Japan, Thursday 9th October: In the build up to the Japanese Grand Prix, the West McLaren Mercedes team is pleased to announce that 3D Systems, the world-leader in rapid prototyping technology, has joined its portfolio of Technology Partners, following a signing ceremony at the United States Grand Prix attended by John Murray, Director of Global Business Development, Motorsports at 3D Systems, and McLaren International's Managing Director, Martin
Motor racing - 11 Aug 2003
The American Le Mans Series, the world's premier sports car racing championship, will return to Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in 2004 under a new, three-year agreement.
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 - 22 May 2003
The European Minardi Cosworth Formula One team will formally announce later today that commercial partner, Trust International, has increased its financial backing of the team, to become a main sponsor. As a result, the Minardi PS03 chassis driven by Jos Verstappen and Justin Wilson will carry a bold new livery commencing at the forthcoming Monaco Grand Prix.
Motor racing - 17 Apr 2003
Officials from Firestone and Nazareth Speedway announced on April 16 that Firestone has extended its title sponsorship of the IRL IndyCarTM Series event at Nazareth for the next three years and that Michael Andretti will serve as Grand Marshal of the Firestone Indy 225 on Aug. 24.
Motorcycling - 16 Apr 2003
AMA Pro Racing is proud to announce that Alpinestars has agreed to become the 'Official Footwear' of AMA Pro Racing.
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 - 10 Feb 2003
Champ Car and Iowa-based Featherlite, Inc. announced today the extension of their relationship through 2003, a partnership that originally began in 1995.
Motor racing - 25 Nov 2002
MIAMI (November 22, 2002) - Messages will continue to fly around the CART paddock faster than the speed of the 200-mph Champ Cars next season as Motorola announced Friday that it had renewed its sponsorship as the 'Official Two-Way Radio Equipment of CART'.
Motor racing - 30 Sep 2002
RM plc today announced its co-sponsorship of Triple Eight Race Engineering, competing in the British Touring Car Championship, for another season.
Motor racing - 18 Apr 2002
American Honda subsidiaries Honda Motorcycle and Honda Power Equipment have extended their affiliation with Championship Auto Racing Teams, Inc. (CART) through the 2002 season as the 'Official Motorcycle and Power Equipment' of CART and the CART FedEx Championship Series.
Motor racing - 15 Apr 2002
McLaren and Canon Europe are pleased to announce a multi-year extension to their current partnership, which will see Canon Europe continue as the Official Supplier of Imaging Solutions to the West McLaren Mercedes Formula One team.
Motor racing - 25 Mar 2002
Vodafone Group Plc announce its title sponsorship of the 2002 Grand Prix of Italy. The event, to be held at Monza on the 13-15th September 2002 will be named the '73º Gran Premio Vodafone d’Italia'. This will be the first time that the world’s largest mobile telecommunications company has taken title sponsorship of a Formula 1 event.
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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 03 Jul 2001
Matsushita Electric Industrial Co., Ltd. (Matsushita) and Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) announced today that, together with Toyota Motorsport GmbH (TMG), they have signed a formal agreement entitling Matsushita to serve as the title sponsor of the Toyota Formula One (F1) racing team.
Motor racing - 17 Mar 2000
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Motor racing - 29 Dec 1999
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