|MAZDA ANNOUNCES 2014 CLUB RACER SHOOTOUT|
| ||• Racers Chasing a $75,000 Prize, the Biggest in All of Club Racing|
October 23, 2014 (IRVINE, Calif.) The Mazda Club Racer Shootout is the single largest prize in club racing. Since 2007 Mazda has annually promoted one talented club racer to the professional ranks. The $75,000 prize funds a drive in the 2015 SCCA Pro Racing Mazda MX-5 Cup Presented by BFGoodrich Tires.
The heart and soul of Mazda Motorsports is club racing, and supporting those racers who have invested in...[Read more...]
|JOEY BICKERS WINS 2013 MAZDA CLUB RACER SHOOTOUT|
|Moorpark, Calif. College Student Turns Pro in 2014 Thanks To Mazda Scholarship
November 13, 2013 (IRVINE, Calif.) The latest Mazda Motorsports success story is 21-year-old Joey Bickers from Moorpark, Calif. After a grueling day of on- and off-track tasks, Joey edged out four other Mazda-powered club racers to win $75,000, the largest prize in all of grassroots motorsports, at the annual Mazda Club Racer Shootout.
'Wow, what a day! I am so excited to be chosen as the winne...[Read more...]|
|MAZDA BRINGING GAME-CHANGING SKYACTIV-D SMART DIESEL TECHNOLOGY TO TUDOR UNITED SPORTSCAR CHAMPIONSHIP FOR 2014|
|Mazda Motorsports Announces Return to Elite Racing Prototype Program
IRVINE, Calif., Nov. 14, 2013 - At Mazda, 'Never Stop Challenging' isn't just a catchphrase, it's a company maxim. After nearly two years of planning, Mazda Motorsports will field a pair of factory-backed SKYACTIV-D Smart Diesel-powered racecars in the top Prototype Class for the 2014 TUDOR United SportsCar Championship (USCC), beginning with the Rolex 24 at Daytona on January 25-26, 2014. This is a major step ...[Read more...]|
|DEAN DEFENDS HIS MAZDA MX-5 CORONADO TITLE|
|NORTH ISLAND, Calif. (Sept. 22, 2013) – John Dean, of Sebring, Fla., notched his first SCCA Pro Racing Playboy Mazda MX-5 Cup win of the season, as the checkered flag marked the end of Round Nine of 12 in 2013. Championship leader Christian Szymczak, of Palos Verdes, Calif., finished second, ahead of Elliott Skeer, of Carlsbad, Calif., who came home third.
The 35-lap race, which averaged 80.132 mph, was slowed by one caution period that lasted three laps. The yellow flag was brought ou...[Read more...]|
|MULTI-YEAR PARTNERSHIP NAMES MAZDA OFFICIAL CAR OF SCCA|
| ||Sports Car Club of America and Mazda North American Operations have announced a multi-year partnership that names Mazda the Official Car of SCCA through 2015.
Mazda Director of Motorsports John Doonan and SCCA Vice President, Marketing and Communications Eric Prill made the announcement on Tuesday morning during the Mazda Motorsports pre-season media day at the company's headquarters in Irvine.
Mazda will be utilized as the official pace car at key SCCA events, including the SCCA National ...[Read more...]|