|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...]|
|KIA RACING PRIVATEER EFFORT EXPANDS TO THREE FULL-SEASON KIA FORTE KOUP ENTRIES IN 2015 PIRELLI WORLD CHALLENGE|
|2014 Rookie of the Year and defending Touring Car A (TC-A) Driver Champion Jason Wolfe returns for his second season with Kinetic Motorsports to pilot No. 36 Richard Wolfe Trucking Kia Forte Koup
◾Wolfe's phenomenal rookie season helped Kia win the 2014 TC-A Manufacturer Championship and earned Kinetic Motorsports the Team of the Year award
◾Kinetic Motorsports newcomers Kris Wright and Samantha Tan make Pirelli World Challenge debuts in Kia Forte Koups
Irvine, Calif., February 27...[Read more...]|
|INTRODUCING THE MAZDA SPORTSCAR RACING ACADEMY|
|January 24, 2014 (DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.) — After nearly eight years of investing in young race drivers' careers, and with the launch of its TUDOR United SportsCar Championship prototype program, Mazda now has all of the elements in place to offer a comprehensive and complete driver development ladder in sports cars. The Mazda SportsCar Racing Academy (MSCRA) will offer aspiring racers the opportunity to climb to the top level of motorsports by racing and winning in Mazdas.
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|ROAD AMERICA HOSTS THE 50th ANNUAL SCCA NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP RUNOFFS ONE LAST TIME|
|ELKHART LAKE, Wis., Sept. 12, 2013 - Road racing champions will be crowned next week at Road America as drivers from around the country participate in the 50th running of the pinnacle amateur road-racing event in the U.S., the Sports Car Club of America (SCCA) National Championship Runoffs® September 19-22. The event determines the best drivers of the season within each of the 28 classes of competition and this year over 700 entries are expected, making the Runoffs the largest annual amat...[Read more...]|
|6 Takes Six|
|July 1, 2013 (IRVINE, Calif.) The scales have tipped. After seven races, the SpeedSource Mazda team has now delivered four-straight race wins. Mazda is now just one point behind Porsche for the 2013 Grand-Am GX Manufacturers Championship with five races remaining.
The Sunday race win was the longest distance race win to date for the all-new Mazda6, taking the GX class win at the Sahlen's Six Hours at Watkins Glen. Scoring the win was the #00 VISIT FLORIDA Racing Mazda6, driven by...[Read more...]|