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IMRRC at Glenora Pasta Night
March 1, 2018
Help raise money for the International Motor Racing Research Center at the Feb. 23 Pasta Night at Glenora Wine Cellars’ Veraisons Restaurant.
NY Auto Show Bus Trip April 4
February 3, 2018
The International Motor Racing Research Center is organizing a bus trip to the New York International Auto Show on Wednesday, April 4, and March 5 is the deadline to sign up.
Brock Yates IMRRC Center Conversations Feb. 24
January 31, 2018
Brock Yates was racing’s storyteller, but all the stories will be about him on Feb. 24 at the International Motor Racing Research Center in Watkins Glen.
IMRRC Council Member Rogers Dies Jan. 8
January 12, 2018
Marolyn Rogers, a member of the International Motor Racing Research Center’s Governing Council for 15 years, died Monday, Jan. 8, in Fernandina Beach, Fla.
Drivers Walk of Fame Racers Spotlighted on Jan. 20
January 5, 2018
The careers of 15 racers honored in the Watkins Glen Drivers Walk of Fame will be examined when International Motor Racing Research Center Historian Bill Green kicks off the annual Center Conversations speaker series on Jan. 20.
Racing Journalist Steve Post at IMRRC Dec. 16
November 21, 2017
Steve Post, a pit road reporter for radio and TV networks as well as an announcer at several race tracks, will share his stories in his talk “Speaking of Life in the Fast Lane” on Saturday, Dec. 16, at the International Motor Racing Research Center.
Syd Silverman, IMRRC Council Chairman Emeritus:1932-2017
October 26, 2017
Syd Silverman, a member of the Racing Research Center’s Governing Council from the beginning, and chairman from 2005-13, died Aug. 27, 2017.
Mario Andretti 2017 Argetsinger Award Honoree
March 20, 2017
Mario Andretti will be honored on Aug. 31 by the International Motor Racing Research Center with the 2017 Cameron R. Argetsinger Award for Outstanding Contributions to Motorsports.
Jean Argetsinger, IMRRC Founder, Dies Monday
January 18, 2017
Jean Argetsinger, the matriarch of early American road racing and a leader in the creation of the International Motor Racing Research Center, died Monday, Jan. 16.
Council Member Ketchum Dies Oct. 1
October 5, 2016
Adrian L. Ketchum of Corning, N.Y., a Racing Research Center Governing Council member from the beginning in the late 1990s, died Oct. 1. His depth of experience with racing was crucial in the development of the Center.