|VP RACING FUELS FRONT RUNNER AWARD ANNOUNCED|
| ||◾Points System Awards TUDOR Championship, Continental Tire Challenge Lap Leaders
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (May 2, 2014) – The International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) today announced the VP Racing Fuels Front Runner Award for eligible teams competing in the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship and Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge.
Using a points system that puts a premium on leading laps, VP Racing Fuels – the Official Fuel Supplier and a Proud Partner of IMSA – will provide a $1...[Read more...]|
|Yokohama Tire Corporation-Sponsored Driver Michael Essa Captures The Formula Drift Title|
| ||FULLERTON, CA (Oct. 14, 2013) – Yokohama Tire Corporation (YTC)-sponsored Michael Essa is the king of Formula Drift – but it wasn't easy. Essa, who drives on Yokohama's newest ultra high-performance ADVAN Neova® AD08 R tires, claimed the 2013 Formula D championship in front of a sellout-crowd during Saturday's Round 7 'Title Fight' season finale at Irwindale Speedway in Southern California.
Essa entered the final day of competition with a seemingly comfortable15-point lead. It increase...[Read more...]|
|YOKOHAMA TIRE CORPORATION ANNOUNCES SELECTION OF DESIGN FIRM FOR ITS NEW COMMERCIAL TIRE PLANT IN WEST POINT, MS|
|FULLERTON, CA (July 11, 2013) – A little over two months ago, Yokohama Tire Corporation (YTC) announced its plan to build a new commercial tire manufacturing plant in West Point, Mississippi. Today, the company has made public its selection of Kajima Associates/Architects & Engineers, PC (KA/AEPC) of Atlanta, Georgia to design the first phase of the project – a 931,000-square-foot factory that will include production, warehousing and operations facilities.
Yokohama will make an invest...[Read more...]|
|YOKOHAMA TIRE CORPORATION AND DESERT ASSASSINS OFF-ROAD RACE TEAM HEAD TO SAN FELIPE FOR SCORE SEASON OPENER|
|For Yokohama Tire Corporation and the Desert Assassins off-road race team, the journey to winning the new World Championship of Desert Racing continues at the MasterCraft Safety Tecate SCORE San Felipe 250, March 8-10, in San Felipe, Mexico.
Competing on specially-engineered 40-inch Yokohama Geolandar A/T-S® R tires, the Desert Assassins will have two 800-horsepower Geiser Brothers Trophy Trucks tackling the rough terrain of San Felipe. It will be Steele vs. Steele as Heidi Steele goes again...[Read more...]|
|Lancia at the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance|
| ||ITALIAN AUTOMAKER LANCIA IS READY FOR ITS FIRST CLOSE-UP AT 58th ANNUAL PEBBLE BEACH CONCOURS d'ELEGANCE
With 17 vehicles participating, Lancia, a first-time featured marque at Pebble Beach, is set to exhibit its acclaimed automotive innovations
Lancia, the Italian auto manufacturer known for its elegant originality and innovative spirit, will be celebrated as a featured marque at the 2008 Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance on Sunday, Aug. 17. Seventeen significant Lancia v...[Read more...]|