List of World’s Major Auto Racing Events

Auto Racing LogosAutomobile Racing is Popular worldwide, the racing competition started that only about 140 years ago when invented the improved vehicles. The Auto Racing involves Car, Truck, Jeep, and Kart, most of the racing vehicles has custom design and manufacturing. FIA is the non-profit organization that controls the racing Sports all over the world. The Milwaukee Mile is the oldest motor racing track in the world, with racing being assured there since 1903. There are many Category in Auto racing such as Formula racing, Tour car racing, Sports car racing, one-make racing, Stock car racing, rallying, Drag racing, Off-road racing, Kart racing, Historical racing, but even more categories are there in the world. Auto Racing’s are most expensive sports in the world that need deep sponsors to maintain the racing teams. The Sports events in North America, Europe and Asia are most popular, many of the racing companies located in the continent. Auto racing is the Modern Sports and famous in all countries, and Formula 1 is the biggest racing event that takes place in approved circuit locations all around the world. The Auto manufacturing Companies Sponsoring the racing team, even they develop their own racing teams like teams in Formula 1, GT1. The Following List of Auto Racing Organizers with Category and Formation Year.

Name of Racing Events Headquarters Category Area of jurisdiction Formation Date
Arena Racing USA Richmond, Virginia Stock Car Racing United States 2002
American Le Mans Series Braselton, Georgia Sports car racing United States, Canada 1999
Asian Le Mans Series Okayama, Japan Sports car racing Asia 2009
British Touring Car Championship Londn, United Kingdom Touring Cars England, Scotland 1958
Deutsche Tourenwagen Masters Germany Touring Cars Europe 2000
D1 Grand Prix Japan Drifting Japan, USA 2000
European Le Mans Series United Kingdom Sports car racing Europe, USA 2004
Formula One United Kingdom Single seater International 1950
Formula D United States Drifting United States 2004
Formula Truck Brazil Truck Racking Brazil 1996
Grand-Am Road Racing Daytona Beach, Florida Sports car racing, Touring Cars United States, Canada 2000
FIA GT1 World Championship Germany Grand Tourer International 2010
IndyCar Indianapolis, IN Open-wheel cars North America 1994
NASCAR (National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing) Charlotte, North CarolinaDaytona Beach, FloridaNew York CityHouston, Texas Auto Racing CanadaCanadaEuropeEuropeMexicoMexicoUnited StatesUnited States 1948
National Hot Rod Association (NHRA) Glendora, CA Drag Racing North America 1951
Pirelli World Challenge United States Grand touring, Touring car United States, Canada 1985
Stock Car Brasil Brazil Touring Cars Brazil 1979
Super GT Japan Gran Turismo Japan 1993
TC 2000 Argentina Touring Cars Argentina 1979
Top Race Argentina Touring Car Racing Argentina 1997
Turismo Carretera Argentina Stock Cars Argentina 1937
V8 Supercars (Australia) Australia Touring Car Racing  Australasia 1997
FIA World Endurance Championship Le Mans Prototypes,Grand tourers International 2012
World Rally Championship Paris, France World Rally Car International 1973
World Touring Car Championship Touring Cars International 1987
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