Archive for category: Event PR

  • Prescott Rally brings the 2011 California Rally Series into the Home Stretch

    Prescott Rally brings the 2011 California Rally Series into the Home Stretch

    Event PR November 2, 2011 9:26 am no comments

    Twenty-two teams competed in the twenty-fourth annual Prescott Rally on September 30 through October 1. The rally featured smooth, hard-packed dirt and gravel stages set against a breathtaking northwest Arizona desert backdrop. Finishers travelled almost 100 total stage miles over two days, with attrition playing a significant role on the […]

     
  • Gottlieb/Gager Win International Rally New York as Favorites Fail

    Gottlieb/Gager Win International Rally New York as Favorites Fail

    Event PR October 26, 2011 4:12 am no comments

    The up-and-coming rally team of Matt Gottlieb and Austin Gager (Subaru Impreza WRX) took advantage of breakages by the favorites, as well as their own speed, to win International Rally New York 2011. This should be a popular win in the Catskill Mountain region of New York State where the […]

     
  • Decker and Craig Narrowly Win Mt. Hood Rally

    Decker and Craig Narrowly Win Mt. Hood Rally

    Event PR October 25, 2011 1:42 pm no comments

    The Mt. Hood Rally always promises amazing competition on the flowing Columbia River Gorge roads. This year’s event on Saturday, October 22nd delivered on that promise and produced an even tighter battle at the top of the leader board between last year’s top two Mt. Hood Rally finishers. It was […]

     
  • Mt. Hood Rally Attracts Top Pacific NW Talent

    Mt. Hood Rally Attracts Top Pacific NW Talent

    Event PR October 21, 2011 11:12 pm no comments

    Overlooking the Columbia River Gorge, the Mt. Hood Rally based in Hood River, Oregon will be buzzing with over 30 Rally teams on October 22nd vying for honors in the Pacific Northwest Rally Championship and the 2012 Rally America Northwest Region Championship. The Mt. Hood Rally is packed with Pacific […]

     
  • Route, dates set for Targa Newfoundland 2012

    Route, dates set for Targa Newfoundland 2012

    Event PR October 20, 2011 11:15 am no comments

    An international roster of competitors and fans will converge on St. John’s on September 9, 2012, for the start of the 11th edition of Targa Newfoundland and the beginning of a new decade for Canada’s longest and toughest motorsport event, organizers here have announced. The annual fall classic will kick […]

     
  • StageTrack Announces Sponsorship of the Bilstein 2012 SouthWest Rally Cup Series

    StageTrack Announces Sponsorship of the Bilstein 2012 SouthWest Rally Cup Series

    Event PR October 17, 2011 4:53 pm no comments

    StageTrack is pleased to announce sponsorship of the Bilstein 2012 SouthWest Rally Cup Series (SWRCS). Denise McMahon, Series Director, stated “We’re excited about the benefits this technology offers to our fans, sponsors, participants, and the series as a whole.” The SWRCS consists of rallies which take place throughout southwest United […]

     
  • NASA Rally Sport Takes Promoting Their Racers To The Next Level

    NASA Rally Sport Takes Promoting Their Racers To The Next Level

    Event PR October 16, 2011 7:27 am no comments

    Racing is one of the most multidisciplinary sports on the planet. On any given day one could be adjusting software on an engine ECU, welding exotic metals, researching fireproof thread, machining plastic spacers, or creating a web site to promote the race team. Beyond going fast, the difficulty of tackling […]

     
  • The MaxAttack!(tm) Rally Series Heads to Michigan for 2011 Season Finale

    The MaxAttack!(tm) Rally Series Heads to Michigan for 2011 Season Finale

    Event PR October 12, 2011 11:26 am no comments

    More than 20 two-wheel-drive rally cars will contest the final MaxAttack! round in the Copper Country of the Upper Peninsula, with shares of a $5000 prize fund up for grabs The final round of the 2011 MaxAttack! Series, presented by the Danza del Sol winery, will roll into the Upper […]

     
  • Prescott Rally Wrap-Up

    Prescott Rally Wrap-Up

    Event PR October 7, 2011 9:37 am no comments

    The final round of the 2011 United States Rally Championships’ Pacific Division is now in the history books. David Sterckx, former Belgium rally champion and co-driver Karen Jankowski took the top honors after an exciting battle. Will Hudson/Brian Szykowny took early command of the event winning every stage Friday night […]

     
  • Richard Puts Subaru on Top of Podium at Pacific Forest Rally

    Richard Puts Subaru on Top of Podium at Pacific Forest Rally

    Event PR October 3, 2011 1:44 pm no comments

    Pat Richard (Squamish, BC) and Alan Ockwell (Toronto) of Subaru Rally Team Canada won the Pacific Forest Rally, putting an end to a year long drought. The two were competing together for the first time this season, though together they won the 2008 and 2009 Canadian Rally Championship titles. “We […]

     
  • Rally New York, Ltd. Announces New Events and Its 2012 Calendar

    Rally New York, Ltd. Announces New Events and Its 2012 Calendar

    Event PR September 23, 2011 10:41 am no comments

    Rally New York, Ltd. has announced new events and its Calendar of events for the 2012 racing season. There are new venues, new partners, added senior staff members and new locations for several of our events in 2012. A part of this effort is to expand competitor and spectator access […]

     
  • USRC Pacific Division Wraps up at the 24th Annual Prescott Rally

    USRC Pacific Division Wraps up at the 24th Annual Prescott Rally

    Event PR September 22, 2011 12:26 pm no comments

    The final round of the 2011 United States Rally Championships’ Pacific Division will be run in the central mountains of Arizona September 30th and October 1st. The Prescott Rally will take competitors through the historic mining district of Jerome and the ranchlands of the Verde River Valley. A compressed two-day […]

     
  • Rally America Announces New Ownership and 2012 Rally Schedule

    Rally America Announces New Ownership and 2012 Rally Schedule

    Event PR September 22, 2011 11:10 am no comments

    Business veteran takes the helm and navigates course for more fan and sponsor opportunities in the 2012 National Championship Series Rally America, Inc., the premier sanctioning and Rally promotion organization in the United States, announced today the seamless transition of ownership to Vermont business professional, Bill Fogg. Fogg has twenty-five […]

     
  • Johnson and Manago win Rally New York Autumn Rallysprint 2011

    Johnson and Manago win Rally New York Autumn Rallysprint 2011

    Event PR September 14, 2011 3:52 pm no comments

    Niall Johnson and Daniela Manago driving a Subaru Impreza won the Rally New York Autumn Rallysprint 2011 this past Saturday. The Rallysprint took place on the roads of Ten Mile River Scout Reservation on Narrowsburg. The event was a round of the New York Rally Championship – Thunder 102 Cup. […]

     
  • L’Estage Cruises to Sixth Career Rallye Defi Win

    L’Estage Cruises to Sixth Career Rallye Defi Win

    Event PR September 12, 2011 11:28 am no comments

    Antoine L’Estage (St-Jean-sur-Richelieu, QC) and Nathalie Richard (Halifax) knew that the 2011 Rallye Defi would be won on the first two stages of the event. “That’s what happened last year,” said L’Estage. “We took maybe 45 seconds lead there last year and managed that to the end.” This year, the […]

     
  • Rally New York, Ltd. opens entry for International Rally New York 2011 with added roads and a new Saturday – Sunday schedule

    Rally New York, Ltd. opens entry for International Rally New York 2011 with added roads and a new Saturday – Sunday schedule

    Event PR September 2, 2011 10:46 am no comments

    Entry is now open for all-gravel International Rally New York scheduled for October 22 – 23 , 2011. Rally program, online entry, printable entry forms, itinerary, supplementary regulations, lodging information, printable order form for course notes (can also be ordered online) and printable poster are available at www.RallyNewYork.net/irny2011.html. Early entry […]

     
  • Exotic Ferrari, Lamborghini, Maserati supercars headed for Targa Newfoundland

    Exotic Ferrari, Lamborghini, Maserati supercars headed for Targa Newfoundland

    Event PR September 2, 2011 10:43 am no comments

    A brace of the world’s most exotic cars are headed for one of the world’s great automobile adventures as five ‘supercars’ make the long trek from Alberta to the start of the 10th annual Targa Newfoundland. The names conjure visions of the greatest sports cars of the century – Ferrari, […]

     
  • Gorman Ridge Rally Celebrates Its 21st Birthday in Traditional Style

    Gorman Ridge Rally Celebrates Its 21st Birthday in Traditional Style

    Event PR September 2, 2011 10:40 am no comments

    After an aggressive battle for the lead that oscillated back and forth, the Subaru WRX STI team of Mitchell Williams/Rebecca Greek came out on top at the 21st annual Gorman Ridge Rally, presented by Subaru Western Region, in Lebec, Calif. on Saturday. The rally was the fourth event in the […]

     
  • Soldier On team musters troops for second Targa Newfoundland assault

    Soldier On team musters troops for second Targa Newfoundland assault

    Event PR September 2, 2011 10:32 am no comments

    The soldiers are coming. Two Canadian Forces combat veterans wounded in battle are gathering their troops and planning their second attack on Canada’s longest and toughest motorsport event, part of an extended campaign to raise funds to help with the rehabilitation of their injured comrades. Corporal Andrew Knisley and Master […]

     
  • History, tradition, speed part of MINI winning legacy at Targa Newfoundland

    History, tradition, speed part of MINI winning legacy at Targa Newfoundland

    Event PR August 30, 2011 8:45 am no comments

    A little history, a strong tradition and a big helping of speed will help MINI Canada build on its winning record when a spectacular red MINI Cooper Works Challenge car pulls up to the start of the 10th annual Targa Newfoundland international rally here. It will be the ninth start […]