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January 9, 2018
Former crew chief Chad Bryant has acquired the assets of the Cunningham Motorsports ARCA Racing Series program, which was previously owned by Briggs Cunningham and Kerry Scherer. The team will field at least one car for the season opener on Feb. 10.
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January 8, 2018
Kansas Speedway President Patrick Warren announced a series of promotions and role changes effective immediately for the 1.5-mile oval track in Kansas City. Joe Fowler, Ryan Hogue and Eric Peterson have each been promoted within the company.
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January 8, 2018
Twenty race dates have been scheduled for the Sooner Late Model Series (SLMS) in 2018 with four doubleheader weekends on tap. The season opens March 17 at Super Bowl Speedway in Greenville, OK, and concludes on Oct. 20–21 at Enid Speedway in Enid, OK.
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January 8, 2018
Motorsports industry veteran Robby Benton will join Team Penske in 2018, serving as NASCAR Team Manager. Benton, who has spent time as a driver and owner in a number of different series, will report to Competition Director Travis Geisler.
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January 8, 2018
Honorees for the class of 2018 in the Motorsports Hall of Fame of America include John Buttera, Carl G. Fisher, Jeff Gordon, Howard Hughes, Fred Merkel, U.E. Pat Patrick and Bob Tullius.