|MAZDA MOTORSPORTS WRAPS UP FOUR MORE SEASONS|
| ||Road Atlanta Weekend Sees Finales in TUDOR, CTSCC, MX-5 Cup and IMSA Lites
October 4, 2014 (BRASELTON, Georgia) – The Petit Le Mans Powered by Mazda at Road Atlanta wrapped up the 2014 TUDOR United SportsCar Championship on Saturday night. While the headliner was the 10-Hour TUDOR race, the weekend also featured the season finale for the Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge, and season ending double-headers for both the Mazda MX-5 Cup Presented by BFGoodrich Tires and the Coo...[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...]
|PETER SACHS SPEAKING IN WATKINS GLEN ON OCT. 5|
|WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (Sept. 13, 2013) – Motorsports historian, car collector and retired racer Peter Sachs will speak about his racing years and his work with the Klemantaski Collection photography archives on Oct. 5 at the International Motor Racing Research Center in Watkins Glen.
The free talk, part of the Center Conversations speaker series, will be at 1 p.m. at the Center located at 610 S. Decatur St. It is open to all.
After a first parking lot gymkhana while still in college, Sach...[Read more...]|
|SKEER TAKES A WET AND WOOLY MAZDA MX-5 CUP WIN AT MID-OHIO|
|LEXINGTON, Ohio (June 16, 2013) – Elliott Skeer, of Vista, Calif., did what it took to win Round Six of the SCCA Pro Racing Mazda Playboy MX-5 Cup in the rain at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, part of the Diamond Cellar Classic. Christian Szymczak, of Palos Altos, Calif., and George Jackson, of Houston, finish second and third, respectively.
Skeer, driving the No. 17 Pelican Replacement Windows/ZoomZoomNation.com/Alpinestars MX-5, started on the outside of row one, taking the fight to pol...[Read more...]|
|Corvette's Chassis Innovations Refined on the Race Track|
|Zora Arkus-Duntov's racing-bred development legacy continues to improve Corvette
It's been said that racing improves the breed, and when it comes to the Chevrolet Corvette, nearly six decades of checkered flags are the proof. As Corvette marks its 60th anniversary in 2013, the design of the chassis, suspension and other drivetrain features are rooted in the rigors of competition.
'Candidly, Corvette was not a high-performance car until Zora Arkus-Duntov fitted it with a V-8, and be...[Read more...]|