IRG Sports + Entertainment (IRGSE) has appointed sports industry veteran and former Comcast-Spectacor entity President Chris Lencheski as Vice Chairman of the Board of Managers and Chief Executive Officer.
IRGSE properties promote more than 1,150 motorsports, live entertainment and corporate events annually at their venues and within their series. Lencheski will be responsible for strategic and portfolio operations of the IRGSE family of companies, including the International Hot Rod Association (IHRA) sanctioning body and the International Drag Bike League (IDBL) sanctioning body, as well as IRGSE properties: Palm Beach International Raceway (PBIR), Memphis International Raceway (MIR), Maryland International Raceway (MDIR), and Cordova International Raceway (CIR).
The International Hot Rod Association is pleased to announce the Division 2 Heat Wave Summit Racing Equipment Pro-Am Tour presented by AMSOIL 2016 schedule.
The International Hot Rod Association announced the official schedule for the Division 9 Summit Racing Equipment Pro-Am Tour presented by AMSOIL season. It will comprise six weekends at incredibly popular tracks throughout the Southeast including Farmington Dragway, Piedmont Dragway, Galot Motorsports Park, Maryland International Raceway, Union Dragway and Carolina Dragway.
The Division 3, North Stars, segment of the Summit Racing Equipment Pro-Am Tour, presented by AMSOIL, will hit Grand Bend Motorplex, Pittsburgh Raceway Park, US 131 Motorsports Park and Dragway 42 during the 2016 season.
The world-class Perth Motorplex will move to full International Hot Rod Association (IHRA) sanctioning from December 1, 2015.
The venue’s management will make the switch to the internationally renowned IHRA with long-term sustainability and growth at the forefront of its decision making process.