Motorsport

Dover Motorsports, Inc. Announces Third Quarter 2021 Earnings Release Date

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 8:13pm

Dover Motorsports, Inc. (NYSE: DVD) will report its earnings for the third quarter ended September 30, 2021 on the morning of Thursday, October 28, 2021.

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  • Dover Motorsports, Inc. (NYSE: DVD) will report its earnings for the third quarter ended September 30, 2021 on the morning of Thursday, October 28, 2021.
  • Commentary from the Companys executive officers relative to the earnings release will be available on the Companys website Thursday morning beginning at 9:00 a.m.
  • To listen to the commentary, please log on to www.dovermotorsports.com , select the investor relations tab and select DVD 3Q21 Earnings Announcement.
  • Dover Motorsports, Inc. is a promoter of NASCAR sanctioned motorsports events whose subsidiaries own and operate Dover International Speedway in Dover, Delaware and own Nashville Superspeedway near Nashville, Tennessee.

Digital Motorsports and Ford World Rally Team Develop VR Rally Simulator

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 2:46pm

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Oct. 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ESE Entertainment Inc. (TSXV:ESE) (OTCQB:ENTEF) (the Company or ESE) is pleased to announce that its Digital Motorsports Brand, together with Ford World Rally Team, which is owned by Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F), have built a full-scale rally simulator using the base of an actual M-Sport World Rally Car, the Fiesta WRC, provided by Malcolm Wilsons M-Sport division.

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  • VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Oct. 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ESE Entertainment Inc. (TSXV:ESE) (OTCQB:ENTEF) (the Company or ESE) is pleased to announce that its Digital Motorsports Brand, together with Ford World Rally Team, which is owned by Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F), have built a full-scale rally simulator using the base of an actual M-Sport World Rally Car, the Fiesta WRC, provided by Malcolm Wilsons M-Sport division.
  • Together we have developed a unique technology to enable World Rally Drivers to prepare for the next generation of Hybrid Rally Cars.
  • Its such an exciting time to be involved in World Rally, at the pinnacle of the sport and with such a prestigious team and partners such as M Sport and Digital Motorsports.
  • Craig has been using our Pro Rally simulator to help prepare for WRC rally events and all his hard work has finally paid off.

Acura Returns to Formula 1 Racing for the U.S. Grand Prix

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 2:15pm

AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Acura is back in Formula 1!  Returning to the pinnacle of motorsports for the first time in more than a decade, Acura livery will appear on the rear wings of the Red Bull Racing Honda and Scuderia AlphaTauri Honda Formula 1 cars for the Aramco United States Grand Prix at Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas Oct. 22-24. Celebrating its role as the performance division of Honda in North America, Acura also will appear on the driving suits and helmet visors of Red Bull drivers Max Verstappen and Sergio Perez and Scuderia AlphaTauri drivers Pierre Gasly and Yuki Tsunoda during the race weekend.

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  • "It's very special to have Acura become part of our partnership with Red Bull Racing Honda and Scuderia AlphaTauri Hondafor the United States Grand Prix 2021," says Masashi Yamamoto, Honda F1's Managing Director.
  • From 1989 to 1992, Honda F1 drivers including Ayrton Senna and Alain Prost wore Acura visors at the Canadian and U.S. Grand Prix.
  • Most recently, Jenson Button and Rubens Barrichello displayed the Acura logo on their visors for the 2007 Canadian Grand Prix.
  • Acura also won its first-ever overall victory at the grueling Rolex 24 of Daytona this year, with the Acura ARX-05 piloted by Wayne Taylor Racing.

NASCAR Heat Ultimate Edition+ Comes to Nintendo Switch

Friday, October 15, 2021 - 2:00pm

NASCAR Heat Ultimate Edition+, the official video game of the 2020 NASCAR season, brings to life the worlds most popular stock car racing series.

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  • NASCAR Heat Ultimate Edition+, the official video game of the 2020 NASCAR season, brings to life the worlds most popular stock car racing series.
  • NASCAR Heat Ultimate Edition+ on Nintendo Switch includes everything found in the NASCAR Heat 5 Ultimate Edition, plus the 2021 NASCAR Cup Series cars, roster and primary paint schemes.
  • NASCAR Heat Ultimate Edition+ for Nintendo Switch, developed and published by Motorsport Games, comes complete with a robust list of features and modes.
  • The Nintendo Switch version of the game contains all of the existing features found in NASCAR Heat 5, including gameplay enhancements to AI, more camera options and the option for DNFs.

Le Mans Virtual Series by Motorsport Games Gears Up for Round Two on October 16, 2021

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 9:05pm

Motorsport Games, a Motorsport Network company, combines innovative and engaging video games with exciting esports competitions and content for racing fans and gamers around the globe.

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  • Motorsport Games, a Motorsport Network company, combines innovative and engaging video games with exciting esports competitions and content for racing fans and gamers around the globe.
  • Motorsport Games is an award-winning esports partner of choice for 24 Hours of Le Mans, Formula E, BTCC, the FIA World Rallycross Championship and the eNASCAR Heat Pro League, among others.
  • Factors other than those referred to above could also cause Motorsport Games results to differ materially from expected results.
  • Motorsport Games anticipates that subsequent events and developments may cause its plans, intentions and expectations to change.

TUMI and McLaren Add Key Travel and Accessory Pieces to their Successful Debut Collection

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 - 2:00pm

Key pieces of the collection include The Halo Backpack and M-Tech Soft Satchel.

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  • Key pieces of the collection include The Halo Backpack and M-Tech Soft Satchel.
  • It is accented with carbon fibre, papaya highlights, a leather handle and magnetic zippers featuring subtle TUMI and McLaren branding.
  • These additional pieces are all about making those moments of travel and reconnection, that we've all been yearning for, truly special.''
  • As part of the Ultimate Series, McLaren was the first to deliver a hybrid hypercar, the McLaren P1TM.

Cooperation between Honda and Red Bull Group as from 2022

Friday, October 8, 2021 - 9:00am

On the specific matter of the Honda Formula 1 PU, Red Bull Powertrains will have the right to use Honda IP from 2022, as a support for their F1 programmes with Red Bull Racing and Scuderia AlphaTauri teams.

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  • On the specific matter of the Honda Formula 1 PU, Red Bull Powertrains will have the right to use Honda IP from 2022, as a support for their F1 programmes with Red Bull Racing and Scuderia AlphaTauri teams.
  • This is as a result of the request made to Honda by Red Bull following our announcement that we are leaving the sport.
  • 2) Honda will support Red Bull Powertrains in building the 2022 PU and also provide trackside and race operation support from Japan throughout the 2022 season, and from 2023, Red Bull Powertrains will take responsibility for all manufacturing and servicing of Red Bull Racing and Scuderia AlphaTauri's engines.
  • Specifically, HRC will support the Red Bull Group's Formula 1 activity in 2022, taking charge of all the above-mentioned points.

ESE Signs Distribution Agreement With Motion Systems, a Global Leader In Motion Platforms and Simulator Production

Wednesday, September 29, 2021 - 1:00pm

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Sept. 29, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ESE Entertainment Inc. (TSXV:ESE) (OTCQB:ENTEF) ("ESE" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that its subsidiary Digital Motorsports (DMS) has entered into a distribution agreement with a leading manufacturer of motion platforms ("Motion Systems") to distribute motion platforms and simulators for professional racing drivers and esports competitors.

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  • VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Sept. 29, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ESE Entertainment Inc. (TSXV:ESE) (OTCQB:ENTEF) ("ESE" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that its subsidiary Digital Motorsports (DMS) has entered into a distribution agreement with a leading manufacturer of motion platforms ("Motion Systems") to distribute motion platforms and simulators for professional racing drivers and esports competitors.
  • "This is an exciting time for the future of motorsports and I am truly delighted to be working with Michal and his team at Motion Systems, a technology leader in motion simulation.
  • Motion Systems is the European leading designer, manufacturer and supplier of flexible, modular and high performing motion platforms, cockpits and accessories for the automotive, motorsport, flight and defense industries.
  • Nowadays, the product portfolio includes not only advanced motion systems, but also lightweight and compact products based on linear actuator's technology called Qubic System.

ESE Completes Acquisition of Auto Simulation Limited T/A Digital Motorsports

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 2:15pm

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Sept. 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ESE Entertainment Inc. (TSXV: ESE) (OTCQB: ENTEF) (the Company or ESE) is pleased to announce that it has completed its previously announced acquisition of 100% of the shares of Auto Simulation Limited T/A Digital Motorsports (Digital Motorsports), an Ireland-based provider of advanced simulation racing infrastructure, technology and support.

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  • VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Sept. 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ESE Entertainment Inc. (TSXV: ESE) (OTCQB: ENTEF) (the Company or ESE) is pleased to announce that it has completed its previously announced acquisition of 100% of the shares of Auto Simulation Limited T/A Digital Motorsports (Digital Motorsports), an Ireland-based provider of advanced simulation racing infrastructure, technology and support.
  • The Company has also agreed to make a capital contribution to Digital Motorsports in the amount of 250,000 to fund Digital Motorsportss working capital needs.
  • The co-owners of Digital Motorsports have agreed to continue to run the operations of Digital Motorsports after Closing, to ensure continuous business operations and a smooth transfer of Digital Motorsportss business to the Company.
  • Niall Maher, CEO of Digital Motorsports commented, Digital Motorsports (DMS) has built a pioneering global brand that converges motorsport with esports.

ESE Signs Multiyear Agreement with FIA, the Governing Body of World Motor Sport, for Marketing Rights

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 2:00pm

The use of WRC 9 widens the search for the next FIA World Rally Championship star by including gamers as well as conventional motor sport competitors.

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  • The use of WRC 9 widens the search for the next FIA World Rally Championship star by including gamers as well as conventional motor sport competitors.
  • ESE and Digital Motorsports are focused on esports, gaming and sim racing and are well placed to market FIA Rally Star around the world.
  • Yves Matton, FIA Rally Star Director commented: We have been delighted with the uptake for FIA Rally Star.
  • The FIA is the governing body for world motor sport and the federation of the worlds leading motoring organisations.