About Us

Our Mission: Empowering the Auto Industry with Knowledge and Integrity

At Rickey Gadson Drag Racing School, our mission is clear and unwavering: to be the foremost source of industry news, data, and insights for decision-makers in North America’s automotive landscape. With a commitment to serving top auto industry executives, vehicle manufacturers, original equipment suppliers, franchised dealers, and all those associated with this dynamic sector, we strive to uphold the highest standards of fairness, accuracy, objectivity, and authority in delivering the information our readers need, precisely when they need it.

Our Legacy of Excellence

Our journey as a trusted purveyor of automotive industry intelligence began in 2001 when our newspaper was first founded. From those early days, our dedication to journalistic excellence and ethical reporting has remained unwavering. It is this legacy of integrity and quality that continues to shape our approach as we explore innovative ways to provide unparalleled value and information to meet the evolving needs of our esteemed readership.

Serving the Automotive Elite

At the core of our mission lies a commitment to serving the elite echelons of the automotive industry. This includes the key players, such as vehicle manufacturers, their original equipment suppliers, and franchised dealers, who shape the direction and innovation within this ever-evolving sector. By catering to the informational needs of these decision-makers, we aim to empower them with the knowledge necessary to make informed choices, drive progress, and navigate the challenges and opportunities of the industry.

The Pillars of Our Mission

  1. Fairness: We believe that fairness is the cornerstone of credible journalism. We are dedicated to presenting information without bias, prejudice, or undue influence. Our commitment to fairness ensures that our readers can trust the accuracy and impartiality of our reporting.
  2. Accuracy: Inaccurate information erodes trust. To maintain the trust of our readers, we employ rigorous fact-checking processes and adhere to high editorial standards to ensure that the information we provide is consistently accurate and reliable.
  3. Objectivity: We recognize the importance of presenting information objectively, free from personal or corporate bias. Our commitment to objectivity ensures that our readers can rely on our content to make their own informed decisions.
  4. Authority: Our years of experience and expertise have established us as a respected authority in the field of automotive journalism. We take pride in our role as a trusted source of industry knowledge and insights.
  5. Timeliness: In the fast-paced world of the automotive industry, timing is crucial. We are dedicated to delivering information promptly, enabling our readers to stay ahead of industry developments and make timely decisions.

A Commitment to Evolution

The automotive industry is constantly evolving, and so are we. While our mission remains steadfast, our approach continues to adapt to the changing landscape of the automotive sector. We embrace innovation in media and technology to provide our readers with the most relevant and up-to-date information.