Racer Profile: Tim Barber
By Winding Road Staff
August 01, 2016
Tim is director of competition services and chief engineer for Winding Road Team TFB. He has long history as a driver and as a race car engineer:
1995: got started racing Yamaha KG100 powered karts
1996-1998: raced karts in northern California. Ran against AJ Allmendinger, Joey Hand, Jonathan Bomarito and Scott Speed.
1999: began driving the Jim Russell Formula Mazdas and shifter karts. Won multiple shifter kart championships in northern California.
2000: 1st Place, Russell/USAC Triple Crown Pro Series in Formula Mazdas.
2001: NASA GTA champion.
2002: 1st place, Formula Renault 1600 championship.
2003: Formula Renault 2L.
2004-2007: Sprint cars and Trans Am cars.
2005: Trans Am TA2 champion.
2007: 3rd in USAC Silver Crown champ car series.
Race Engineering Resume
2007: Competent Motorsport Pirelli GT3 Cup Trophy champion.
2008: Driver coach.
2009-2010: Set up work on Spec Miata, GT3 Cup, NASA/BMWCCA BMWs.
2010: SCCA Golden Gate Region Spec Miata championship (driver: Brian Ghidinelli)
2011- present: full-service arrive and drive racing, racecar building, coaching and tuning. Spec Miata, Elan NP01, MX-5 Cup and PWC GTS.
2014: SCCA national championship, Spec Miata (driver: Mark Drennan).
2015: NASA Eastern and Western championships, Spec Miata (driver: Mark Drennan)
Lap Records Held by Cars Tim Has Engineered