The International Motor Racing Research Center is a busy place, and we want everyone to know what’s going on. Our news releases are posted here. They are also picked up by media around the world, for both motorsports and general audiences.
Toyota Supports IMRRC with Donation of ‘Sporty’ 2015 Camry XSE V-6
August 20, 2015
A 2015 Toyota Camry XSE is this year’s raffle car offered by the International Motor Racing Research Center.
Richard Petty Receives IMRRC’s 2015 Cameron Argetsinger Award
August 7, 2015
In an evening filled with tributes and taunts, Richard Petty was honored on Thursday, Aug. 6, with the Cameron R. Argetsinger Award for his contributions to racing.
Auto Racing Legends to Speak at IMRRC Award Dinner Honoring Richard Petty
July 30, 2015
Auto racing legends Kyle Petty, Dale Inman, Chip Ganassi, Bobby Rahal and current Richard Petty Motorsports drivers Aric Almirola and Sam Hornish Jr. will be at the podium in tribute to Richard Petty on Aug. 6 when he receives the Cameron R. Argetsinger Award for Outstanding Contributions to Motorsports.
Smithfield Foods Joins Richard Petty Tribute
July 27, 2015
Smithfield Foods, the primary sponsor of Richard Petty Motorsports' legendary No. 43 Ford in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series,, has joined industry stalwarts honoring Richard Petty next month in Watkins Glen.
Michael Argetsinger, IMRRC Council Member, Award-winning Motorsports Author, Dies
July 9, 2015
Michael R. Argetsinger, a founder of the International Motor Racing Research Center and an award-winning motorsports author, died July 7 at his home in Chicago.
Ticket Package Offered for Petty Award Dinner, NASCAR Races at Watkins Glen International
July 2, 2015
Watkins Glen International and the International Motor Racing Research Center are partnering to offer Richard Petty fans an unforgettable experience during NASCAR week in August.
Richard Petty to be honored at IMRRC Award Dinner presented by NASCAR, ISC, WGI
June 22, 2015
Richard Petty, the most decorated driver in the history of NASCAR, will start the August race weekend in Watkins Glen by receiving the Cameron R. Argetsinger Award for Outstanding Contributions to Motorsports, sponsored by the International Motor Racing Research Center.
Fascinating Story of Lancia, Engineer De Virgilio to be Told at Racing Research Center on May 9
April 23, 2015
Italian automotive manufacturer Lancia has a long history of innovation leading to cars recognized as among the most technically advanced in the industry, and its story will be told in May at the International Motor Racing Research Center.
Racing in the Pacific Northwest Comes to Watkins Glen April 18 with author Martin Rudow
April 7, 2015
Martin Rudow, author of two acclaimed books about sports car racing in the Pacific Northwest, will speak at the International Motor Racing Research Center on Saturday, April 18.
Racing Insider Vickio Speaking at IMRRC on Feb. 21
February 10, 2015
Tony Vickio has spent great deal of time on track as a race-car driver. He’s also spent hours as a pace-car driver.