|MAZDA MOTORSPORTS: WATKINS GLEN PREVIEW|
| ||Team Ready to Shine in Six Hour Race
June 27, 2014 (WATKINS GLEN, New York) – At this stage last year, Mazda had scored three of their nine wins with the SKYACTIV-D Mazda6 in the Grand-Am GX class on their way to the manufacturers' championship. This year has been a massive step up to the highest level. Mazda is now racing in the top prototype class of the new TUDOR United SportsCar Championship. While the team is still chasing their first win of the season, the progress has...[Read more...]|
|SKEER WINS MAZDA MX-5 CUP ROUND 12, SZYMCZAK TAKES THE CHAMPIONSHIP|
|• Skeer Wins Mazda MX-5 Cup Round 12, Szymczak Takes the Championship|
BRASELTON, Ga. (Oct. 18, 2013) – Elliott Skeer, of Carlsbad, Calif.,notched the Round 12 win in the SCCA Pro Racing Playboy Mazda MX-5 Cup, however it wasn't enough to take the championship away from Christian Szymczak, of Palos Verdes, Calif. John Dean, of Sebring, Fla., finished second, followed by Patrick Gallagher, of Thornville, Ohio, in third.
Driving the No. 17 Pelican Replacement Windows/ZoomZoomNat...[Read more...]
|THE PLOT THICKENS: MAZDA RACERS CHASING MULTIPLE CHAMPIONSHIPS|
| ||August 1, 2013 (IRVINE, Calif.) When you are competing in over 100 events in multiple series, there is no clear midway point to the year. The best you can do is take a deep breath, look around, and get back to it. Without further ado, here is how the Zoom-Zoom racers have fared thus far into the 2013 racing season.
ROLEX GRAND-AM SPORTS CARS (GX)
Mazda made history this year with the first ever diesel-powered car to race in the Grand-Am series. Competing in the new GX cl...[Read more...]|
|MAZDA CONTINUES AS THE GRASSROOTS MOTORSPORTS SUPPORTER|
| ||• Total 2012 Payouts Exceed $2 Million|
March 1, 2013 (IRVINE, Calif.). For the past decade Mazda has used the tagline of 'on any given weekend, more Mazdas are road-raced than any other brand.' It could just as easily been, 'on any given weekday, Mazda offers more prize money to grassroots road-racers than any other car company.'
Mazda pays winning racers, competing with a Mazda or Mazda-powered racecar, in approved Sports Car Club of America (SCCA) and the National Auto Sports...[Read more...]
|Carroll Shelby, Ford Family for More Than Half a Century|
|Carroll Shelby was a member of the Ford family for the better part of 60 years, producing stunning performance vehicles from concepts to production models.
He once said his energy and passion for performance products were always strongest when he was working with Ford.
Shelby most recently collaborated with the company on the 2013 Ford Shelby GT500 Mustang, the most powerful production V8 in the world. Working with SVT engineers at Sebring and the Arizona Proving Grounds, at times he drov...[Read more...]|