General Racing Merges with Sportscar Vintage Racing Association



BUELLTON, Calif. (Aug. 8, 2014) - In a move to broaden the scope and quality of historic and vintage automobile racing across the United States, General Racing Ltd. will merge with Sportscar Vintage Racing Association (SVRA), effective immediately.

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Sahlen Packing Company Lends Support to IMRRC Award Dinner Honoring Chip Ganassi Aug. 7

WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (July 28, 2014) - Sahlen Packing Co., Inc., of Buffalo, N.Y., has come on board to support the 2014 IMRRC Award Dinner honoring Chip Ganassi, presented by NASCAR, International Speedway Corporation and Watkins Glen International. Ganassi will receive the inaugural Cameron R. Argetsinger Award for his contributions to motorsports at the gala dinner at the Corning (N.Y.) Museum of Glass on Aug. 7.

"We at Sahlen Packing Co. Inc. are proud to support the International Motor Racing Research Center in its goal to preserve and share the history of motorsports through its archives," said company owner Joe Sahlen, a longtime sports-car racing enthusiast and driver in the Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge. "We are also pleased to be a part of the program to honor Chip Ganassi, one of the most successful race-team owners in history. For him to receive an award in the name of Cameron Argetsinger is fitting, as they are both icons of the sport."

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Mini Goes Round in Circles

WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (June 24, 2014) – During the SVRA vintage race event at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, John Gorsline got a taste of what many of his clients experience as he drove his 1967 Mini Cooper race car on the historic Indy oval.