The International Motor Racing Research Center is a busy place, and we want everyone to know what’s going on.
IMRRC Reveals 2022 Special Car Giveaway
January 28, 2022
"The next big car giveaway is here for the International Motor Racing Research Center. In conjunction with the Harbor Hotel and the Fire and Ice event, IMRRC President Mark Steigerwald and their team revealed this year’s special car. You can enter to win the 2022 Corvette IMSA Edition model by entering the contest, which officially went live on Thursday."
New Corvette Winner Announced in Watkins Glen
December 22, 2021
"On Tuesday, one lucky fan received the phone call of a lifetime. The International Motor Racing Research Center (IMRRC), based in Watkins Glen, held its annual car giveaway sweepstakes. The winning ticket was Robert Hughes from Long Beach, New York. With the victory, Hughes can either take the car or a cash prize."
IMRRC Appointment of New Executive Director
October 15, 2021
The International Motor Racing Research Center (IMRRC) announced today that it has appointed Mark Steigerwald to be the IMRRC’s next Executive Director, replacing Dan DeRusha, who stepped down in June 2021. John Saunders, Chair of the Governing Council, said, “We are very pleased to announce Mark’s hiring and return to the IMRRC to lead the Center as it continues its work collecting, preserving, and sharing the history of racing. Mark is uniquely positioned for this role having started his career at the IMRRC many years ago before moving on to advance his leadership experience and fundraising credentials.”
Lyn St. James, Pioneer for Women in Motorsports, Honored with Argetsinger Award
July 15, 2021
The International Motor Racing Research Center (IMRRC) will honor Lyn St. James with the Cameron R. Argetsinger Award for Outstanding Contributions to Motorsports on Sept. 11, 2021. After a hiatus in 2020, the
ceremony returns to a new location at the Jack Daniel’s Club at Watkins Glen International during the Hilliard U.S. Vintage Grand Prix weekend. Motorsports broadcast journalist Bob Varsha will be emceeing the ceremony.
Visit SCCA and Motorsports History at IMRRC While at Watkins Glen
June 16, 2021
"As an SCCA member, we’re downright giddy that the newest display at the IMRRC is on the SCCA Hall of Fame, showcasing SCCA history through the years through the lens of SCCA’s biggest and brightest."
GMAuthority.com features the 2021 Sweepstakes
February 18, 2021
"The International Motor Racing Research Center is offering a chance to win a 2021 Corvette Convertible with a donation to the motorsports-focused archival and research library." By Sam McEachern.
Dan DeRusha Steps Down as Executive Director
January 19, 2021
Dan announced he is stepping back from his full-time duties for personal reasons resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic.
IMRRC Staff on "Break/Fix Pocast"
December 21, 2020
Gran Touring Motorsports invited Kip Zeiter and Rick Hughey to be guests on their "Break/Fix Podcast." You can find the audio below the article about the IMRRC on their website, linked below.
"Big Stars and Small Occurrences" by Jenny Ambrose
September 14, 2020
Appearing in Vol. 7, Issue 3 of SpeedTour Quarterly, IMRRC Head Archivist Jenny Ambrose speaks on the "Trackside Stories: Kathie J. Meredith's Motorsports Photographs, 1968-1972" exhibit at the Arnot Art Museum in Elmira, NY.
LACar.com features 2020 Corvette Sweepstakes
August 30, 2020
"Win a 2020 Corvette Stingray from the IMRRC" by Doug Stokes