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  • TCR Spec Cars To Shake Up PWC and Continental (1111 views)

    By Tom Martin on October 18, 2017 11:14 a.m.

    As you may have discerned, there is a sweeping change that has been rolling through the tiers of production car racing in the U.S. This shift is designed to both lower the cost of cars (or at least limit development expense) and to make competition reliably close.

  • Head and Neck Restraint Review: Schroth SHR Flex (389 views)

    By Luciana D'Andretta on October 13, 2017 11:12 a.m.

    Today, the road racing equipment experts at Winding Road Racing review the Schroth SHR Flex head and neck restraint. This SFI-certified head and neck restraint is designed to provide optimum safety and comfort.

  • Stream: Top MX-5 Cup Drivers Fight For $75k (191 views)

    By Winding Road Staff on October 11, 2017 11:49 a.m.

    MX-5 Cup offers pretty much the closest road racing in North America, race beginning to race end. Now you can see what happens when you put 20 or so of the best MX-5 Cup drivers from around the world on track for two races that yield a prize of $75k for finishing first. Watch...

  • Speed Secrets: Handling Debrief Process (410 views)

    By Ross Bentley on October 11, 2017 11:23 a.m.

    Whether you have a team of engineers working on your car, or you discuss its handling problems while looking in a mirror each and every time you come off the track, you should consider what setup changes you could make to your car.

  • Finally An Open Trailer Designed For Low Cars (3095 views)

    By Winding Road Staff on October 11, 2017 11:11 a.m.

    If you have a low front clearance race car like a Porsche GT3 Cup or a Radical SR3, you know that getting it on to your trailer can be a pain. You need Race Ramps and lots of wood and you have to search for the right parking lot slope. Or...

  • The Best Gear For HPDE and Track Days (5571 views)

    By Winding Road Staff on October 11, 2017 10:34 a.m.

    When we are trackside for High Performance Driver Education or track day events, we often find that participants don’t have all the items they need. When you stop to think about it, it isn’t a big surprise that race track operation puts stresses on the driver and the car that street driving doesn’t. To help with this, here is our collection of the best gear for HPDE events or track days.

  • Speed Secrets: Getting Up to Speed Quickly (841 views)

    By Ross Bentley on October 04, 2017 10:34 a.m.

    Some drivers seem to get up to speed within a lap or two, while others seem to take forever. It’s like they need lap after lap to get into the rhythm before they start turning quick times.

  • Audi R8 LMS GT4 Now On Sale (760 views)

    By Winding Road Staff on October 04, 2017 10:30 a.m.

    Audi Sport customer racing has announced the advent of ordering for the R8 LMS GT4.

  • Watkins Glen Walls + Light Rain + Slicks = "Interesting" (740 views)

    By Winding Road Staff on October 04, 2017 10:27 a.m.

    We've said it before and we'll say it again: MX-5 Cup offers some of the closest racing in the country. Here we ride with Winding Road customer racing driver Tom Martin III at a recent Battery Tender Global MX-5 Cup race at Watkins Glen International.

  • Speed Secrets: Different Cars, Different Techniques (991 views)

    By Ross Bentley on September 27, 2017 10:50 a.m.

    The higher a car's polar moment of inertia, the earlier and more gently you need to turn in. There's a phrase that should get you thinking!