|NISSAN THREE WINS AWAY FROM THE MAGIC 100 NATIONAL SPORTS CAR CHAMPIONSHIPS AT 2015 SCCA RUNOFFS|
|• Nissan/Datsun leads all manufacturers with 97 National Championships|
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Nissan will seek to become the first automotive manufacturer in the history of Sports Car Club of America (SCCA) racing to capture 100 National Class Titles at the SCCA Runoffs this week at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona, Florida on from September 25 to 27.
The Nissan/Datsun brand has amassed 97 titles to date, beginning with Bob Sharp's 1967 championship in a Datsun Fairlady ...[Read more...]
|NISSAN NAMED A PRESENTING SPONSOR OF 'WINNING: THE RACING LIFE OF PAUL NEWMAN' CHARITY SCREENING PREMIERES|
|◾Nissan's rich history in motorsports highlighted throughout the new documentary film focusing on the racing activities of actor/philanthropist Paul Newman
◾Many of Newman's many motorsports victories and championships came behind the wheel of Nissan and Datsun vehicles
◾Los Angeles and Indianapolis charity previews include film showing, after parties and displays of vintage motorsports vehicles; events benefit Racing for Cancer and The Indy Family Foundation
◾Also on display at the April 16 ...[Read more...]|
|PORSCHE AIMS TO REPEAT LAST YEAR'S VICTORY AT FLORIDA'S SPORTS CAR CLASSIC, 12 HOURS OF SEBRING|
|Tudor United SportsCar Championship, round 2: 12 Hours of Sebring, USA: Porsche aims to repeat last year's victory at Florida's sports car classic
Stuttgart. The Sebring 12 Hours is the oldest and toughest sports car race in the USA. Three Porsche 911 RSR will tackle the GTLM class at the 63rd running of the prestigious classic contested on the Sebring International Raceway on 21 March. For the Porsche North America works team and the Falken Tire customer squad, eight works drivers wil...[Read more...]|
|FORMER PRESIDENT CARTER, WALTER CRONKITE AMONG CELEBRITIES WHO DEVELOPED AFFECTION FOR MOBIL 1 TWELVE HOURS OF SEBRING|
| ||DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Feb. 26, 2015) – What do a U.S. President, one of America's most renowned broadcasters, and an astronaut who walked on the moon have in common?
They've all made annual visits to Sebring International Raceway, part of a long list of celebrities at the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Fueled by Fresh From Florida, a rite of spring since 1952.
Prior to becoming Governor of Georgia – and eventually President – Jimmy Carter took his family on an annual pilgrimage to ...[Read more...]|
|BILL WARNER IS RRDC'S 2014 BOB AKIN AWARD WINNER|
|DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Jan. 22, 2015) - Bill Warner, best known as the force behind the hugely successful Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance since 1996, received the 2014 Bob Akin Award from the Road Racing Drivers Club at a dinner prior to the running of the Rolex 24 At Daytona, the season opener of the 2015 TUDOR SportsCar Championship.
Each recipient of this honor, considered the top award in motorsports for amateur, vintage/historic or semi-professional drivers, is selected by Akin's ...[Read more...]|