|SCOTT PRUETT RECEIVES RRDC'S 2016 PHIL HILL AWARD|
| ||DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Jan. 28, 2016) – Scott Pruett, known as a savvy and disciplined racer with a record 60 victories in IMSA competition, was honored by the Road Racing Drivers Club with the 2016 Phil Hill Award. RRDC president Bobby Rahal made the presentation at a dinner on Jan. 27 prior to the running of the Rolex 24 At Daytona, the season opener of the 2016 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship.
The Phil Hill Award has been presented annually since 1993 to the person who the RR...[Read more...]|
|Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca 2015 Season in Review|
| ||Monterey, Calif., Oct. 8, 2015 – The final checkered flag has waved, the transporters have driven out of the paddock gate and the 2015 major event season at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca is now one of records and memories.
Nearly a quarter-million motorsports fans attended the five major events, an increase of more than 30% over last season's 183,589 attendance mark. That meant five weekends of great racing and another great year of memories and Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca history. It also ...[Read more...]|
|Mazda Road to Indy Set for Season Finale at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca|
| ||MONTEREY, Calif., Sept. 4, 2015 — The season finale for the Mazda Road to Indy will take place Sept. 11-13 at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca and with it comes great anticipation of superb open wheel racing as well as great opportunity for drivers to take the next steps in their racing careers.
The 2015 Indy Lights champion will be crowned next weekend, with the winner earning a scholarship toward a drive in three 2016 Verizon IndyCar Series races, including the 100th Indianapolis 500. Brit...[Read more...]|
|BMW TEAM RLL – SAHLEN'S SIX HOUR OF THE GLEN PREVIEW|
|2016 M6 GT3 and M235i Racing Cars to Make First North American Public Appearances.
Woodcliff Lake, N.J. – June 23, 2015… Following an eight week break in TUDOR United SportsCar Championship action for teams participating in the 24 Hours of Le Mans, BMW Team RLL will restart their season at Watkins Glen International, in Watkins Glen, NY, on June 28th with the Sahlen's Six Hours of the Glen.
Watkins Glen International this weekend will also be the site of the North American pub...[Read more...]|
|NISSAN NAMED A PRESENTING SPONSOR OF 'WINNING: THE RACING LIFE OF PAUL NEWMAN' CHARITY SCREENING PREMIERES|
|◾Nissan's rich history in motorsports highlighted throughout the new documentary film focusing on the racing activities of actor/philanthropist Paul Newman
◾Many of Newman's many motorsports victories and championships came behind the wheel of Nissan and Datsun vehicles
◾Los Angeles and Indianapolis charity previews include film showing, after parties and displays of vintage motorsports vehicles; events benefit Racing for Cancer and The Indy Family Foundation
◾Also on display at the April 16 ...[Read more...]|