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Darlington Raceway President Chip Wile to participate in Charity Race at Dillon Motor Speedway

Darlington Raceway President Chip Wile to participate in Charity Race at Dillon Motor Speedway

DARLINGTON, SC July 14, 2014 – This Saturday night, July 19, Darlington Raceway President Chip Wile will be behind the wheel of a 3,300-lb. stock car when he competes in the first-ever Necktie Invitational Celebrity Race at Dillon Motor Speedway in Dillon, SC. Wile will be racing in a street stock racecar wheel-to-wheel with other well-known Pee Dee area community leaders, including (in alphabetical order):   Wayne Byrd, Darlington County Sheriff Jim Gray, Chief of Police for the Marion Police Department Todd Hardee, Darlington County Coroner Major Hulon, Dillon County Sheriff John Isgett, President of Raceway Automotive Group Dan E. Lockemy, Host of ‘That’s Racin’ on WEGX Eagle 92.9 FM Mel Pennington, Mayor of City of Hartsville Melvin Warren, Major […]

Newspring Church to host Race Day 500 Festival at Darlington Raceway on July 12

Newspring Church to host Race Day 500 Festival at Darlington Raceway on July 12

DARLINGTON, SC July 7, 2014 – Darlington Raceway will be the site for another family-fun community event this Saturday, July 12, when NewSpring Church brings the Race Day 500 Festival to the track Too Tough To Tame. The festival is free and open to the public beginning at 6 p.m. Activities during the event will include lawnmower racing, inflatables, pace car rides, live music, food vendors and a fireworks show. More information, including registration and rules for the lawnmower races can be found at http://newspring.cc/raceday500. The Race Day 500 Festival follows last weekend’s successful Freedom Fest, an Independence Day celebration, which was hosted by the Greater Darlington Chamber of Commerce on July 4th. Over 11,000 people attended the inaugural event. […]

BMW Manufacturing Receives J.D. Power IQS Award

BMW Manufacturing Receives J.D. Power IQS Award

SPARTANBURG, SC June 20, 2014 – BMW Manufacturing announced today that J.D. Power, a trusted source for evaluating customer satisfaction regarding new vehicle quality, awarded the South Carolina factory the Bronze Plant Quality Award in the North/South America region. Other BMW Group plants have received this award, but this is the first ever for the Spartanburg plant. “This is truly an extraordinary accomplishment for this plant,” said Manfred Erlacher, President and CEO of BMW Manufacturing Co. “Building quality vehicles for our customers is our top priority and this award is a demonstration of the commitment of our entire workforce.” In addition, the J.D. Power Initial Quality Study (IQS) ranked the BMW X3 second in its segment (compact premium SUV). The 2014 […]

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BMW’s Ultimate Driving Experience, Offering Dynamic Behind-the-Wheel Driving Programs with over 80 BMW Vehicles

BMW’s Ultimate Driving Experience, Offering Dynamic Behind-the-Wheel Driving Programs with over 80 BMW Vehicles

BMW’s Ultimate Driving Experience, Offering Dynamic Behind-the-Wheel Driving Programs with over 80 BMW Vehicles, Launches June 14 in Boston, MA. The nationwide tour through 7 markets runs from June through November, 2014 and will feature BMW’s Teen Driving School at no cost.   Woodcliff Lake, NJ June 9, 2014 – BMW is launching the Ultimate Driving Experience, a nationwide tour that will offer dynamic behind-the-wheel driving programs through eight events in seven markets for a total of 74 event days. A popular component of The Ultimate Driving Experience will be the Teen Driving School, which is an extension of the BMW Teen Driving School curriculum taught at the BMW Performance Center in Spartanburg, SC.  The first Ultimate Driving Experience kicks-off […]

Jimmie Makes History with Coca-Cola 600 Win

Jimmie Makes History with Coca-Cola 600 Win

CHARLOTTE, NC May 25, 2014 – JIMMIE MAKES HISTORY WITH COCA-COLA 600 WIN — For those wondering if Jimmie Johnson would ever win a race this season, the wait is over. Johnson ducked below Matt Kenseth with nine laps to go to earn his 67th career win Sunday in the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway. It was Johnson’s fourth win in the Coca-Cola 600 and his seventh Sprint Cup Series points win overall at Charlotte – more than any other driver in speedway history. The win ended a 13-race winless streak for the six-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion – a streak that didn’t seem to bother the driver at all, but provided plenty of fodder for the media. […]

Kyle Larson Wins HISTORY 300 at Charlotte Motor Speedway

Kyle Larson Wins HISTORY 300 at Charlotte Motor Speedway

CHARLOTTE, NC May 24, 2014 – Kyle Larson was the star of the show Saturday at Charlotte Motor Speedway, picking up his second career NASCAR Nationwide win in the HISTORY 300. He outlasted a bevy of solid NASCAR veterans, including second-place finisher Brad Keselowski, third-place Kyle Busch and fourth-place Kevin Harvick. “I knew if I could get the lead, the car would be really tough to beat,” Larson said. “That’s kind of how it went for us. The car was amazing all week long.” Larson led 82 laps en route to the win. He sealed his trip to Victory Circle with a perfect pit stop and restart with less than 30 laps remaining, jumping out ahead of Keselowski, Busch, Harvick […]

From Military Tributes to Tasty Treats: Top 10 ‘Can’t-Miss’ Things First-Time Fans Should Experience During Coca-Cola 600 Weekend

From Military Tributes to Tasty Treats: Top 10 ‘Can’t-Miss’ Things First-Time Fans Should Experience During Coca-Cola 600 Weekend

CHARLOTTE, NC May 23, 2014 – First-time race fans have no fear, with the 10 Day – Blockbuster of Racing at full throttle, there is more than just on-track action on the schedule as the biggest Memorial Day Weekend celebration in the country kicks off, starting Thursday, May 22 with LiftMaster Pole Night. From special performances to exclusive parties with fun the whole family can enjoy, first-time fans are sure to have the ultimate race experience here at Charlotte Motor Speedway. With so much to see and do, here are the top 10 must-see activities to do this weekend at the legendary speedway. Brantley Gilbert To Rock Coca-Cola 600 Pre-Race Leading the way for the Coca-Cola 600 pre-race celebration on […]

2015 NASCAR Hall of Fame Inductee Bill Elliott made history at Darlington Raceway

2015 NASCAR Hall of Fame Inductee Bill Elliott made history at Darlington Raceway

DARLINGTON, SC May 21, 2014 – The Elliott name has made quite an impression on Darlington Raceway over the years, most recently with Chase Elliott winning the NASCAR Nationwide Series VFW Sport Clips Help A Hero 200 last month. Now his dad, Bill, is a 2015 NASCAR Hall of Fame Inductee, which brings us back to one of the most memorable moments in Darlington Raceway history. In 1985, Bill became the first driver to win the “Winston Million” after taking the checkered flag for the Southern 500 on Labor Day weekend at Darlington Raceway. The Winston Million was a $1 million prize for a driver that won three of the “big four” races that year, the Daytona 500, Winston 500 […]

High-Flying TORC Series Racing Returns to The Dirt Track at Charlotte

High-Flying TORC Series Racing Returns to The Dirt Track at Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, NC April 21, 2014 – TORC: The Off-Road Championship presented by AMSOIL, the popular Baja-style off-road truck racing series, will return to The Dirt Track at Charlotte April 25-26 with the Husqvarna Showdown. The TORC series includes popular drivers Jessie and Jarit Johnson, brothers to NASCAR star Jimmie Johnson, Arie Luyendyk Jr., and father and son duo, Johnny and CJ Greaves. Drivers push the limits over jump filled natural terrain tracks in two- or four-wheel drive trucks built to race. With unrivalled action, TORC bridges the gap between extreme sports and traditional racing with an edge not found in other forms of motorsports. The radical obstacles at The Dirt Track will offer genuine racing excitement that will have fans […]

Bikers for Bruce Hemmingway Fundraising Festival

Bikers for Bruce Hemmingway Fundraising Festival

WILMINGTON, NC April 15th, 2014 – Bruce Hemmingway was riding home on his motorcycle on April 12, 2013.  The driver of a van was Texting while driving and did not yield the right of way.  Despite the fact that Bruce was wearing his helmet, he suffered spinal cord injuries and is currently a quadriplegic with his life forever changed. Bikers for Bruce, A Fundraising Festival will be held on Sunday, June 22, 2014.  100% of the proceeds will go to Bruce and Vicki Hemmingway to help with physical therapy and rehabilitation so that Bruce may walk again. The day will begin with registration at Logan’s Roadhouse located in Jacksonville, NC from 11-12 and at Fat Tony’s Pub in Wilmington, NC […]