|ACTOR CHRIS PRATT TO DRIVE CHEVROLET SS PACE CAR AT BRICKYARD|
|INDIANAPOLIS – Actor Chris Pratt – star of the soon-to-be-released movie 'Guardians of the Galaxy' – will serve as honorary pace car driver in a 2014 red and silver Chevrolet SS pace car for the Crown Royal Presents the John Wayne Walding 400 at the Brickyard Powered by BigMachineRecords.com on Sunday, July 27 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
'It's a dream come true to drive the pace car for the John Wayne Walding 400,' said Pratt, who has also appeared in 'Zero Dark Thirty' and 'Mo...[Read more...]|
|KELLEY BLUE BOOK TO SPONSOR DALE EARNHARDT JR.|
| ||IRVINE, Calif., and CONCORD, N.C. (Feb. 13, 2014) – Kelley Blue Book, the vehicle valuation and information source trusted and relied upon by both consumers and the automotive industry, has joined Hendrick Motorsports as a primary sponsor of the No. 88 Chevrolet SS NASCAR Sprint Cup Series team with driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. in 2014 and 2015.
The two-year agreement includes full-season associate sponsorship, which provides Kelley Blue Book prominent brand placement on the No. 88 race c...[Read more...]|
|RRDC VOTES IN 37 NEW MEMBERS FOR 2013|
| ||HILLIARD, Ohio (Nov. 7, 2013) - Thirty-seven race-car drivers and motorsports professionals have been voted into the Road Racing Drivers Club in 2013. The group includes 13 Regular Members from the open-wheel and sports-car racing ranks, 20 Associate Members and four Honorary Members. The current roster of RRDC members now numbers 440. Voting was held among all current RRDC members.
'This year's crop of new Regular Members truly represents the spirit of the RRDC, as each driver has de...[Read more...]|
|RK MOTORS COLLECTOR CAR AUCTIONS REGISTERS $9.5 MILLION IN SALES, HAMMER COMES DOWN ON MORE THAN 100 CARS|
| ||Charlotte, N.C. (November 4, 2013) — Spanning two days, two continents and real-time bidding from a global audience, this weekend's RK Motors Collector Car Auction saw the hammer come down on 104 investment-grade racers, rare muscle cars and European classics, generating nearly $9.5 million in total sales.
Headquartered at the Charlotte Convention Center, the event was highlighted by the debut of an industry-first remote auction hub at Abu Dhabi's Emirates Palace Hotel on Saturday. Dur...[Read more...]|
|RK MOTORS ADDS 'LEGENDS OF MOTORSPORTS' COLLECTION OF HISTORIC RACING MACHINES TO UPCOMING AUCTION|
|Charlotte, N.C. – October 14, 2013— Only weeks after revealing plans to auction the 1977 McLaren M26 that James Hunt drove to his final F1 victory, RK Motors Collector Car Auctions (RKMCCA) today announced that four additional iconic racing machines will cross the block during its auction at the Charlotte Convention Center, October 31 to November 3.
Furthering the auction's historic motorsports theme, RKMCCA will offer bidders an opportunity to own: Mario Andretti's 1974 Viceroy Gurn...[Read more...]|