|DRIVER LINEUP CONFIRMED FOR THE 2017 MAZDA PROTOTYPE TEAM|
| ||- James Hinchcliffe is New Dancing Partner at the Rolex 24 at Daytona -
IRVINE, Calif. (January 4, 2017) – The two-car Mazda Prototype team has confirmed the driver lineup that will compete in the top category of the 2017 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship. For the third consecutive season, the drivers for the full 10-race championship season are Jonathan Bomarito, Tom Long, Joel Miller and Tristan Nunez. For the season-opening Rolex 24 at Daytona, Verizon IndyCar Series driv...[Read more...]|
|MAZDA ROAD TO 24 SHOOTOUT JUDGES ANNOUNCED|
|• Mazda Taps Motorsports Experts to Help Select $100,000 Scholarship Winner|
IRVINE, Calif. (November 10, 2016) – Mazda has confirmed the judges for the 11th annual Mazda Road to 24 Shootout. This post-season shootout will award a $100,000 Mazda Motorsports scholarship to compete in the 2017 Battery Tender Mazda Global MX-5 Cup presented by BFGoodrich Tires. The 2016 Shootout will take place November 15-16, 2016 at the NOLA Motorsports Park, in Avondale, Louisiana.
The judges...[Read more...]
|Full Schedule of Continental Monterey Grand Prix powered by Mazda on Tap at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca|
| ||MONTEREY, Calif., March 29, 2016 – The Continental Monterey Grand Prix powered by Mazda begins in 30 days and a nearly non-stop schedule of the best sports car racing in the world will take place over four days, April 28-May 1, at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca.
There will be five distinct series of sports car action competing over the weekend under the IMSA banner, headed by the fourth round of the 2016 WeatherTech SportsCar Championship. This year will see the return of the two-race form...[Read more...]|
|33 1/3 RACES IN A DAY AND AN HOUR|
|- Mazda Utilizes 25-Hour Race as the Ultimate Final Test for 2016 Global MX-5 Cup Car-
IRVINE, Calif. (December 7, 2015) – Mazda chose to debut four of the new 2016 Global MX-5 Cup cars in the always-brutal NASA 25 Hours of Thunderhill race, equal to 33 1/3 45-minute Battery Tender MX-5 Cup races, far in excess of a normal race season. After 25 hours, or almost 8,000 combined miles completed by the four cars, the result was a resounding success.
'While not as well-known as the Role...[Read more...]|
|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...]|