Infineon Raceway, located in the Sonoma Valley, is Northern California’s premier motor-sports destination, featuring a world-class road course, drag strip and karting center. Its annual race schedule is headlined by the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, NHRA Full Throttle Drag Racing Series and IZOD IndyCar® Series. In addition, Infineon Raceway boasts a motor-sports industrial park, which serves as home to more than 70 businesses, including the Jim Russell Racing Driver’s School. Infineon Raceway is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Speedway Motorsports, Inc. (NYSE: TRK), a leading marketer and promoter of motor-sports entertainment in the United States.
On August 25, 2011, Infineon will host the Accelerating Sustainable Performance 2011 Summit. This green performance summit will present innovators and thought leaders from the business, engineering, academic and research communities to explore next steps in sustainable automotive development and marketing.
Featuring a series of speakers and panel discussion with topics including: How can motorsports technology and innovation help drive advances in sustainable transportation? What near-term developments can we anticipate in electric vehicles, battery technologies and alternative fuels? How can the green automotive movement broaden its appeal to capture the performance-car enthusiast?
Earthsite's Principal Joey Shepp consuted with Infineon throughtout the summit planning process. Shepp will moderate several panels in the day of the summit. Earhsite designed and developed the microsite for the summit.