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  • Watch The 25 Hours Of Thunderhill This Weekend (1620 views)

    By Tom Martin on December 02, 2016 10:38 a.m.

    We are excited that Winding Road Racing head of driver development Mark Drennan will be going for the overall win in the 2016 edition of the 25 Hours of Thunderhill on December 3 and 4.

  • Holiday Wish Book: AiM MXG Data System (251 views)

    By Winding Road Staff on November 30, 2016 10:36 a.m.

    Data is essential for driver development, it is as simple as that. You want the right data in the cockpit while you are driving, and you need the right data when you get out of the car and are working with a coach or other drivers.

  • "The Big Engine That Could" Mini-Series: The Final Episode (305 views)

    By Winding Road Staff on November 29, 2016 3:16 p.m.

    In The Big Engine That Could, a group of regular guys and girls participates in The 25 Hours of Thunderhill, historically the longest endurance race on the U.S. road racing calendar. Not only that, they have selected an unlikely beast of a car to race -- the Ford Mustang -- an American icon that is bigger and heavier and technologically simpler than the competition. But they have a weapon, not exactly secret: the 450 hp Boss 302 V-8 from Ford Racing.

  • Speed Secrets: Staging a Comeback (324 views)

    By Ross Bentley on November 29, 2016 10:41 a.m.

    When I think of drivers making a comeback in racing, I think of Michael Schumacher and Niki Lauda. The former never quite achieved the same level of success as he did before his retirement, but the latter won a World Championship after returning from his.

  • "The Big Engine That Could" Mini-Series: Episode 7 (391 views)

    By Winding Road Staff on November 22, 2016 1:19 p.m.

    Will The Big Engine, and a lot of heart from Team Winding Road's 16 crew members, be enough to finish this grueling race and possibly stand on the podium in class in the December 2013 running of the 25 Hours?

  • What It's Like To Go From Spec Miata To Daytona Prototype (1146 views)

    By Mark Drennan on November 22, 2016 12:44 p.m.

    Mark Drennan drives for Winding Road Racing and leads our driver coaching program. Mark is the 2016 Battery Tender Global Mazda MX-5 Cup rookie-of-the-year. Mark is also a two-time NASA national champion in Spec Miata. He recently shared his experience getting ready to drive a Daytona Prototype at the 25 Hours...

  • Holiday Wish Book: Spec Miata Season (189 views)

    By Winding Road Staff on November 22, 2016 9:59 a.m.

    When it comes to road racing, just about all roads lead to Spec Miata. If you're thinking about getting in to road racing, Spec Miata is the most popular starting point, thanks to reasonable costs and competition throughout the field.

  • Speed Secrets: How To Best Use A Test Day - Part 2 (342 views)

    By Ross Bentley on November 22, 2016 9:09 a.m.

    How did your test day go? Oh, that hasn't happened yet? Perfect. Because I have Part 2 of my thoughts on how best to use a designated test day.

  • The Best Road Racing Shoe: Alpinestars Tech 1Z (570 views)

    By Winding Road Staff on November 18, 2016 9:49 a.m.

    With the caveat that shoes really, really have to fit to be good, we bring to your attention the Alpinestars Tech 1Z as our choice for the best fire-resistant road racing shoe for 2017.

  • Winding Road Racing's 2016 Holiday Wish Book (163 views)

    By Winding Road Staff on November 16, 2016 1:35 p.m.

    There’s a time to be practical and there’s a time to reach for the stars. With the holiday season upon us, we see no reason why we can’t have a little fun – especially when it comes to racing gifts.