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January 5, 2018
Yokohama Tire Corporation (YTC) announced major organizational promotions. Jeff Barna, who joined YTC in January of 2017 as COO, was named the president of YTC. YRC corporate officers Hideto Katsuragawa and Shinichi Takimoto were also promoted.
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January 5, 2018
Mazda Motorsports has added a new member to the team, Josh Smith, who will be supporting the company’s entire motorsports program through consultations and support. This is part of a company initiative to focus on grassroots racing in the Southeast.
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January 5, 2018
A unique qualifying format, teams racing with Nitro Outlaw Drag Racing Association will be given a single "test and tune" run. Racers will then "challenge" an opponent for first-round pairings, where fans are able to choose drivers' lanes via text or online voting.
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January 5, 2018
CP-Carrillo, Inc. and Arias Industries recently announced that CP-Carrillo will acquire the Arias Pistons brand name and trademark, and relocate its piston production to CP-Carrillo’s main manufacturing facility in Irvine, California.
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January 4, 2018
The Sports Car Club of America (SCCA) has hired Chris Robbins as the new Director of Region Development. Robbins will now lead both the Region Development and Member Services departments of the Topeka, KS, sanctioning body.