|FROM THE SOFA TO LA SARTHE: THE GT ACADEMY STORY|
|LE MANS – It's hard to believe, but until just a few years ago the only racing experience three of Nissan's GT-R LM NISMO drivers for Le Mans had was playing Gran Turismo on their PlayStations. Impossible? No – just the extraordinary virtual-to-reality phenomenon that is GT Academy.
Now in its eighth year, GT Academy continues to offer the virtual world's most talented drivers a unique, direct and fully funded path to the mind-blowing reality of a full-time career as professional NISMO...[Read more...]|
|BATTERY TENDER ANNOUNCED AS TITLE PARTNER FOR 2015 MAZDA MX-5 CUP|
|• BFGoodrich Tires Returns & 2015 Schedule Announced|
IRVINE, Calif., Nov. 3, 2014 -- Mazda Motorsports is thrilled to announce that global, market-leading technology brand Battery Tender joins the Mazda MX-5 Cup as title partner. For 2015, the series will be known as the 'Battery Tender Mazda MX-5 Cup Presented by BFGoodrich Tires.'
'As we embark on our 10th Anniversary of Mazda MX-5 Cup, we're elated to welcome the undisputed industry leader in battery charger technology – B...[Read more...]
|Sonoma Historics' Racing Seminar to discuss Can-Am and Shadow Race Cars|
| ||Sonoma Historic Motorsports Festival's Racing Seminar to discuss early Can-Am years and the radical Shadow Race Cars
SONOMA, Calif. (May 12, 2014) - For the third straight year, the Sonoma Historic Motorsports Festival (May 17-18) will host one of its popular racing seminars at Sonoma Raceway. This year's seminar will celebrate the early years of the iconic SCCA Can-Am Series, which ran from 1966 to 1974, with a focus on the unique Shadow race cars that competed in the Series f...[Read more...]|
|RRDC VOTES IN 37 NEW MEMBERS FOR 2013|
| ||HILLIARD, Ohio (Nov. 7, 2013) - Thirty-seven race-car drivers and motorsports professionals have been voted into the Road Racing Drivers Club in 2013. The group includes 13 Regular Members from the open-wheel and sports-car racing ranks, 20 Associate Members and four Honorary Members. The current roster of RRDC members now numbers 440. Voting was held among all current RRDC members.
'This year's crop of new Regular Members truly represents the spirit of the RRDC, as each driver has de...[Read more...]|
|Road America announces 2013 event dates for The HAWK with Brian Redman|
|Building on the success of this year's The HAWK with Brian Redman, officials from Road America announced today that one of the largest vintage racecar gatherings in the United States, featuring over 50 classes of cars racing in several groups will return on July 18-21, 2013. A mid-summer classic including everything from a special concourse on Friday and Saturday along the streets of Elkhart Lake, to a Historic CAN-AM with an impressive field of cars is expected to gather in celebration of CAN-A...[Read more...]|