|DAUGHTERY, JACKSON LAND NISSAN ITS 96TH AND 97TH NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS AT 51ST SCCA RUNOFFS AT LAGUNA SECA|
|• Podium sweep in GT3, six overall podiums net strong showing at annual classic|
David Daughtery may long be remembered for winning his eighth Sports Car Club of America (SCCA) National title at Laguna Seca this weekend, but it was a sportsmanlike act of kindness shown a first time competitor that won the veteran racer praise from fellow SCCA racers.
On Friday afternoon, Daughtery drove his yellow Nissan 370Z from pole position to an impressive win in the T3 category, briefly losing ...[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...]|
|MAZDA MOTORSPORTS TEAMS UP WITH iRACING|
|• New Entry Point for the Mazda SportsCar Racing Academy |
March 13, 2014 (SEBRING, Fla.) — Mazda announced the latest addition to its driver development program with a partnership with iRacing. Mazda Motorsports has more than 9,000 club racers in the U.S., most of who race MX-5 Miatas. iRacing has more than 50,000 members worldwide, many who have 'virtually raced' a Mazda MX-5 Cup car. This newly formed partnership enables the best iRacing online racers in North America a cha...[Read more...]
|MAZDA JOINS FORCES WITH IMSA AS OFFICIAL AUTOMOTIVE PARTNER|
| ||• Two-Car Prototype Entry, Event Sponsorship Part of Three-Year Partnership|
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Jan. 25, 2014) – Mazda has been named an official automotive partner of the International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) and will have a strong presence throughout the 2014 TUDOR United SportsCar Championship. Mazda is fielding a two-car prototype effort utilizing its latest SKYACTIV-technology in the TUDOR Championship, and will have multiple teams racing Mazda MX-5s in the Contin...[Read more...]
|SKEER LOOKING TO FORGE HIS OWN PATH TO SUCCESS IN MAZDA MX-5 CUP|
|Elliott Skeer is looking to put his own stamp on the Playboy Mazda MX-5 Cup Championship in 2013. The Vista, Calif. driver is hoping his sophomore season will mirror the success of his former C.J. Wilson Racing, Mazda MX-5 Cup teammate, Stevan McAleer, from last year.
McAleer, of Scotland, took home the series championship in 2012, scoring eight podiums, including three wins. Using the finishing positions of the Scot as a measuring stick, Skeer is off to a better start in 2013.
Skeer dr...[Read more...]|