Newport, Rhode Island, August 09, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – The Audrain Group is proud to announce that Steve Haas, automotive enthusiast and successful professional, has joined Audrain Motorsport as Director of Operations.
Steve has extensive experience in almost every aspect of industry, manufacturing, sales, marketing and e-commerce. Most recently, he was a senior executive at Hagerty, where one of the highlights of his career was the acquisition and operation of DriveShare, a classic car rental platform between individuals that has enabled thousands of people to discover and share the love of classic cars.
Prior to his tenure at Hagerty, Steve worked at Saturn to help launch the EV1 electric car program, as well as eBay Motors, where he managed the vehicle category. His time at eBay is where he really developed his love of classic cars.
âI’ve known Steve for two decades and his knowledge, enthusiasm and incredible work ethic has been amazing. We have worked together on various projects over the years and I couldn’t be happier to have him on the Audrain team in this key role at a time of great growth and continued development for us. He will be an incredible asset, enabling us to maximize our opportunities in the areas of customer program development, execution, engagement and retention – how and where Audrain Motorsport reaches our members and potential members. said Audrain CEO Donald Osborne.
As President of the American Concours Foundation, Steve has helped combine classic car sales and charitable giving with many of the leading auto contests in the United States. Audrain family.
Steve graduated from the University of Michigan where he obtained both a BA and later an MBA from the Ross School of Business. He is thrilled to be moving to Newport with his wife and two boys to help develop Audrain Motorsport and spread enthusiasm for classic cars in New England and beyond.
About Audrain Motorsport
Audrain Motorsport is the chance to share extraordinary experiences centered on how you want to engage with cars and motorcycles. No matter where your passion connects, on a tour, rally or backcountry hike; explore the limits of your car and your skill against the clock on a track; as an initiate in the main competitions of elegance and historical races in the world; or share the conversation with movers, shakers and legends of the automotive world in an intimate setting, we’re here to make it possible.
Audrain Motorsport promises âorganized immersive automotive experiencesâ for all of its members looking to take their passion to the next level and operate at the top of the automotive lifestyle chain. Enthusiasts can join Audrain Motorsport at different levels according to their passion, crowned by The Audrain Vanderbilt Club, named after Willie K. Vanderbilt, automotive pioneer and racing enthusiast.
Learn more about Audrain
Audrain Automobile Museum
Founded in 2014, the historic 1903 Italian Renaissance-style Audrain building has been brought back to its original splendor and transformed into a captivating exhibition space, specially adapted to our cultural needs. Located in the heart of downtown Newport on historic Bellevue Avenue, the 7,400 square foot space is filled with varied automotive history exhibits to fuel America’s love story. with automobiles. For more information, please visit www.AudrainAutoMuseum.org.
Audrain Newport Concours & Motor Week
To support their mission of, Preserve, celebrate and share the history of the automobile, The Audrain Automobile Museum celebrates the automobile by hosting the annual Audrain Newport Concours & Motor Week. Held across Newport, Rhode Island, this event brings car enthusiasts around the world to participate in numerous events, both free and paid, leading up to the “Jewel in the Crown” of the week, the Concours d’Elegance. Audrain Newport hosted at the historic Breakers Mansion. This 4 day event is really, A celebration of history, luxury and sport. For more information or to purchase tickets, please visit www.AudrainConcours.com.
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For more information on Steve Haas, Audrain Motorsport or the rest of the Audrain group, visit AudrainMotorsport.com.