SVRA News

FORESTER PONTOONS JOINS TRANS AM and SVRA CHAMPIONSHIP AS THE OFFICIAL PONTOON BOAT

SOUTHLAKE, Texas (January 19, 2022) – Forester Pontoons is the newest partner to join the SpeedTour family ahead of the 2022 race season. The agreement names Forester Pontoons as the “Official Pontoon Boat” of the Trans Am Series presented by Pirelli and the Sportscar Vintage Racing Association (SVRA). For over 30 years, Forester Pontoons has been making waves perfecting the Continue Reading...
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SUMMIT IS NOW THE OFFICIAL PERFORMANCE PARTS COMPANY OF TRANS AM and SVRA

SOUTHLAKE, Texas (January 4, 2022) – Parella Motorsport Holdings (PMH) announced today that Summit Racing Equipment is now the “Official Performance Parts Company” of its Trans Am Series presented by Pirelli, and Sportscar Vintage Racing Association (SVRA) properties. For more than 50 years, Summit has grown into the go-to parts source for racers and high-performance car owners around the globe. Continue Reading...
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FOUR-TIME INDY 500 WINNER AL UNSER DIES AT 82

Winner of the Indianapolis 500 in 1970, 1971, 1978 and 1987, Al Unser, passed away December 9th after a long battle with cancer. “Al Unser was a champion in every respect,” said Tony Parella, CEO Parella Motorsports Holdings. “I mourn the loss of such a talented, kind and genuine man, as well as celebrate his amazing life. My deepest sympathies Continue Reading...
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OPTIMA BATTERIES JOINS TRANS AM AND SVRA AS THE OFFICIAL BATTERY

OPTIMA’s Search for the Ultimate Street Car series will join select SpeedTour events INDIANAPOLIS (Dec. 9, 2021) – OPTIMA Batteries has been announced as the newest partner to join the SpeedTour family. The agreement not only establishes OPTIMA Batteries as the “Official Battery of Sportscar Vintage Racing Association (SVRA)” and the “Official Battery of the Trans Am Series presented by Continue Reading...
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SpeedTour TV Moves to New Platform for 2022

Fans will be able to watch live racing from marquee SpeedTour events free at SpeedTourTV.com SOUTHLAKE, Texas (November 30, 2021) – Parella Motorsports Holdings (PMH) announced the development of SpeedTour TV in anticipation of their 2022 race season. After debuting live streaming on the SVRA and Trans Am apps in 2019, the service will move to a new web-based platform Continue Reading...
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Sydney Davis Yagel moves to PMH VP of Event Operations

SOUTHLAKE, Texas (November 16, 2021) – Parella Motorsports Holdings (PMH) named Sydney Davis Yagel as Vice President of Event Operations, overseeing SpeedTour events and other select programs within the portfolio.  After announcing the PMH and SCCA Pro Racing partnership expansion last week, the hiring move ensures that these events and series will continue to operate at the highest levels, meeting and Continue Reading...
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PMH AND SCCA PRO RACING EXPAND PARTNERSHIP TO LONG-TERM OPERATING AGREEMENT

INDIANAPOLIS (November 12, 2021) – Parella Motorsports Holdings (PMH) and SCCA Pro Racing announced today that they are strengthening their current partnership through a historic 25-year partnership agreement, a highly strategic move that builds on an already strong foundation. Under the expanded agreement, PMH will assume responsibility for promotion, operating, staffing, and commercial aspects of SCCA Pro Racing starting in Continue Reading...
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SVRA Celebrates U.S. Vintage Racing National Championship at COTA

AUSTIN, Texas (November 10, 2021) – Sportscar Vintage Racing Association (SVRA) celebrated its 2021 vintage racing national champions at Circuit of The Americas (COTA) on Sunday. An annual tradition at this point, SVRA’s U.S. Vintage Racing National Championship has been held at COTA every fall since 2013. With Sunday’s races designated as the “Gold Helmet” races, the winning driver in each Continue Reading...
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Picture Perfect Weather, Beautiful Cars Highlight VIR SpeedTour

ALTON, Va. (September 28, 2021) – Between the gorgeous weather and the beautiful collection of cars, the VIR SpeedTour could not have been a more picture-perfect weekend. Held at the VIRginia International Raceway (VIR), September 23-26, spectators enjoyed a full weekend of racing with competition from the Sportscar Vintage Racing Association (SVRA), the Trans Am Series presented by Pirelli, FR Americas, Continue Reading...
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PARELLA MOTORSPORTS HOLDINGS ESTABLISHES SPEEDTOUR FORMULA DEVELOPMENT SERIES

Series Will Provide An Additional Opportunity to Develop Open Wheel Talent At A Younger Age SOUTHLAKE, Texas (September 27, 2021) – Leading in to the 2022 race season, Parella Motorsports Holdings (PMH) has announced the SpeedTour Formula Development Series, an additional opportunity for up-and-coming racing talent. Open to drivers ages 14 and up, SpeedTour Formula Development will provide young racers with Continue Reading...
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2022 Schedule Announced for FR Americas and F4 U.S. Championships

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (September 22, 2021) – Parella Motorsports Holdings (PMH) announced the 2022 competition schedule for the Honda-powered Formula Regional Americas Championship (FR Americas) and Formula 4 United States Championship (F4 U.S.). The 2022 calendar will feature 18 rounds at six iconic circuits around the United States. Additionally, drivers have the opportunity to compete on a seventh circuit through the SpeedTour Continue Reading...
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SVRA 2022 SCHEDULE BUILDS ON SPEEDTOUR SUCCESS

Southlake, TX (August 25, 2020) – Sportscar Vintage Racing Association (SVRA) today announced a 17-race schedule for 2022. The 2022 season marks the tenth anniversary of SVRA’s acquisition by Parella Motorsports Holdings, Inc. SVRA’s SpeedTour weekends include vintage racing, contemporary sports cars, and other features to present the most diverse and exciting array of race car design and engine sounds in Continue Reading...
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Portland SpeedTour Filled with Great Cars, Great Racing and Great Weather

PORTLAND, Ore. (July 27, 2021) – For the second time in as many months, the Sportscar Vintage Racing Association (SVRA) once again returned to the Pacific Northwest. This time, drivers had the opportunity to compete on Portland International Raceway, July 22-25. The Portland SpeedTour proved to be a spectacular weekend of racing with beautiful cars and excellent weather. It was Continue Reading...
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Great Competition, Unique Cars Make Successful Return of the Sonoma SpeedTour

SONOMA, Calif. (April 26, 2021) – The Sportscar Vintage Racing Association (SVRA) visited Sonoma Raceway this weekend to kick off the SpeedTour’s California double-header. Back-to-back weekends at Sonoma Raceway and WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca provide competitors with a unique opportunity to get in eight days of on-track competition at the two iconic venues across just an 11-day span. Bringing together SVRA Continue Reading...
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COMETIC GASKET BECOMES OFFICIAL GASKET COMPANY OF SVRA

Custom Gasket and Sealing Solutions Meet Highest Engine Performance Standards Southlake, TX (April 20, 2021) – SVRA announced today an agreement that makes Cometic Gasket, Inc. its “Official Gasket Company.” Cometic Gasket, Inc. is a leading worldwide supplier of gaskets and engine sealing solutions for the Automotive Performance, Powersports, Marine, Original Equipment, and Remanufactured Engine Industries. Cometic combines advanced materials with Continue Reading...
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WEATHERTECH JOINS SVRA & TRANS AM FAMILY OF PARTNERS

All-American Manufacturer Expands Motorsport Footprint Southlake, TX (April 14, 2021) – SVRA and The Trans Am Series Presented by Pirelli announced today an agreement that makes WeatherTech the “Official Interior Vehicle Protection Company” for both premier road racing organizations. For decades, WeatherTech has been committed to manufacturing in the United States and is well-known in motorsports circles. “We take a Continue Reading...
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Chloe Chambers Selected as F4 U.S. PMH Powering Diversity Scholarship Winner

INDIANAPOLIS (March 2, 2021)- The PMH Powering Diversity movement is kicking off Women’s History Month with the announcement of its final Formula 4 United States Championship Powered by Honda scholarship recipient- Chloe Chambers. Chambers will make F4 U.S. history as the inaugural PMH Powering Diversity Scholarship winner for F4 U.S. The New York native will embark on an immersive year Continue Reading...
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SVRA Kicks Off 2021 Season with a Successful Weekend at the Sebring SpeedTour

SEBRING, Fla. (February 21, 2021) – The SpeedTour returned to Sebring International Raceway for a thrilling weekend of racing with the Sportscar Vintage Racing Association (SVRA), Trans Am Series presented by Pirelli and International GT at the Sebring SpeedTour. With sunny skies and picture-perfect weather, the SpeedTour welcomed hundreds of entries from across the three series, along with an event Continue Reading...
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ADOBE ROAD WINERY PRESENTS OFFICIAL WINE OF SVRA

Winery Inspired by Le Mans, Daytona 24 Racing Champion Southlake, TX (February 17, 2021) – Sportscar Vintage Racing Association (SVRA) announced today that Adobe Road wines are now “The Official Wine of SVRA.” Adobe Road Winery’s product line includes its “Racing Series,” comprised of four ultra-premium, California, red wine blends. They are the vision of champion race car driver, team owner, Continue Reading...
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Honda Performance Development Announces Super Formula Scholarship

2021 Formula Regional Americas Champion to receive scholarship for 2022 Super Formula Championship series HPD joins Honda Motor Co., Ltd. to offer new scholarship New program supports champion to accelerate Honda-powered career to pinnacle racing Santa Clarita, CA (January 18, 2021) – Honda Performance Development (HPD) has joined with Honda Motor Company, Ltd., to offer a scholarship program to the Continue Reading...
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