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Mark Ortiz motorsports periodicals

Identifier: MS0368

Scope and Contents

Collection of periodicals related to the racing industry.


  • 1997 - 2007


Language of Materials

Materials and finding aid written in English.

Physical Description

Magazines about Motorsports

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

The Mark Ortiz Motorsports Periodicals is the physical property of J. Murrey Atkins Library Special Collections. Some material may be copyrighted or restricted. It is the patron's obligation to determine and satisfy copyright or other case restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in the collections.

Biographical / Historical

Mark Ortiz is the owner of Mark Ortiz Automotive in Kannapolis, NC, a chassis engineering consulting firm that primarily specializes in oval track and road racers. From 2000-2008, Ortiz issued a monthly newsletter that was intended to benefit racers by offering useful insights into chassis engineering.


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Contains periodicals and newsletters from Mark Ortiz, a race engineering consultant in Kannapolis who specializes in chassis engineering for oval track and road racers.


The collection is intellectually arranged into a single folder title series in alphabetical order. The physical collection is grouped into boxes by publication.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Mark Ortiz

Physical Description

Magazines about Motorsports


Mark Ortiz motorsports periodicals
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Repository Details

Part of the Manuscript Collections, J. Murrey Atkins Library Special Collections and University Archives, UNC Charlotte Repository

Atkins Library, UNC Charlotte
9201 University City Blvd
Charlotte 28223 United Stated