Road Racing Industry Council Appoints New Board of Directors
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|Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca's Gill Campbell to Lead Organization
At its annual meeting in Daytona Beach, Florida, the Road Racing Industry Council (RRIC) appointed its new board of directors with Gill Campbell, CEO/General Manager, Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca slated as president.
The Road Racing Industry Council, formed in 2009, is an association of road racing facilities, promoters and industry stakeholders. Its mission is to exchange industry-relevant information and strategies, enhance the safety of road racing, and work to promote, maintain and preserve road racing events and venues.
The newly appointed board is as follows: Gill Campbell, President (Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca); Skip Barber, Vice President (Lime Rock Park); Connie Nyholm, Secretary (Virginia International Raceway); and Geoff Lee, Treasurer (Road Atlanta).
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SCOTT® Home Improvement Solutions will host over 200 Menards contractors as part of the SCOTT® 160, inviting them to act collectively as Grand Marshal at this inaugural ARCA/Menards 2013 Series Race at Road America in Elkhart Lake, Wis., on June 22, 2013.
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The morning opened with an overall runaway win from Tom Sloe's Touring 1 No. 97 Hutter Racing Engines/Hoosier Chevrolet Corvette, but the small yet mighty Super Touring Under class entertained ....
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The Rolex 24 kicks off the 2012 season on SPEED with a one-hour pre-race show at 2:30 p.m. (ET) on Saturday, Jan. 28 before rolling into the first seven-and-a-half hours of the race. (3:30-11 p.m.) Live coverage resumes at 9 a.m. on Sunday, Jan. 29. A new component will enhance the Rolex 24 telecast: live video from the over....