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IMRRC To Host Racing History Symposium Nov. 9-10
October 25, 2018
The International Motor Racing Research Center is again partnering with the Society of Automotive Historians to present "The First Turn Meets the Cultural Turn - History on the Eights," an academic symposium on racing history.
IMRRC Announces Raffle Winners
October 12, 2018
Lee and Jeannette Apostale of Hornell, N.Y., were the winners of the 2003 Porsche 911 Carrera 4S raffled by the International Motor Racing Research Center.
John Saunders to lead IMRRC Governing Council
October 1, 2018
John Saunders is the new chairman of the International Motor Racing Research Center. Saunders, currently President of the International Speedway Corporation, was elected by his fellow IMRRC governing council members at the Center's recent council meeting.
IMRRC Celebrates 20 Years at "RacetoberFest"
September 24, 2018
The International Motor Racing Research Center is celebrating its 20th Anniversary along with the 70th Anniversary of Racing in Watkins Glen. "RacetoberFest" will take place at the IMRRC Visitor's Center at 610 S. Decatur St., Watkins Glen. Admission is free. Hours will be 5 p.m. to 8 p.m
Legendary Cars on Display at the IMRRC through early October of 2018
August 29, 2018
EXTENDED DUE TO POPULAR DEMAND!!! Now on display through early October are two rare and historically significant race cars.
Jim France and the France Family Receive IMRRC's Argetsinger Award
July 9, 2018
International racing stars, captains of the motorsports industry, local dignitaries and race fans gathered on Thursday to honor one of the founding families of American racing at the Corning Museum of Glass. The family received the Cameron R. Argetsinger Award for Outstanding Contributions to Motorsports.
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.
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.
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.