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  • Yokohama Tire Supporting Spec MX-5 Challenge Series (384 views)

    By Luciana D'Andretta on February 14, 2018 3:10 p.m.

    Spec MX-5 Challenge is excited to announce Yokohama Tire as the exclusive provider of racing tires for the 2018 Spec MX-5 Challenge series. Yokohama, along with Mazda, Pagid and other sponsors, are integral to making over $150,000 in prize money available for the 2018 Spec MX-5 Challenge season.

  • WRR Contingency Sponsorship Program in PRI Magazine (141 views)

    By Karen Graf on February 14, 2018 1:53 p.m.

    Winding Road Racing's contingency sponsorship program was featured in the February issue of PRI Magazine.

  • Speed Secrets: Managing Mistakes (479 views)

    By Ross Bentley on February 14, 2018 11:10 a.m.

    Making mistakes is one of the most natural and human things we do. Accept it. In fact, the more you try to resist making mistakes, the more likely it will be that you’ll make them.

  • Video: Spec MX-5 Passing Demo At COTA (548 views)

    By Jeff Sexton on February 14, 2018 10:55 a.m.

    In this video we watch a Spec MX-5 car in an SCCA Majors race at Circuit of The Americas. The Spec MX-5 Challenge Series was testing potential series tires from Yokohama at this event.

  • F1 and Trans Am Searching For Better "TV" Economics (577 views)

    By Tom Martin on February 14, 2018 10:44 a.m.

    Everyone knows TV broadcasts are expensive to produce. Everyone knows that road racing is a niche sport. Put those two factors together and you have a recipe for problems.

  • Speed Secrets: Managing Expectations (595 views)

    By Ross Bentley on February 07, 2018 11:17 a.m.

    I’m here to talk to you today about something very, very dangerous. No, I’m not talking about racing in general, or even crashing specifically. I’m talking about something much worse than that. I’m talking about expectations.

  • The Tracks Of Spec MX-5 Challenge: Hallett Motor Racing Circuit (427 views)

    By Tom Martin on February 07, 2018 10:54 a.m.

    Spec MX-5 Challenge - Central will visit the Hallett Motor Racing Circuit in Jennings, OK (near Tulsa) on June 8-10, 2018. Hallett, built in 1976, is a classic track enjoyed for decades by club racers, including Paul Newman.

  • Mazda Global MX-5 Cup Adds New Class-Within-Class (470 views)

    By Winding Road Staff on February 07, 2018 10:45 a.m.

    The Battery Tender Global MX-5 Cup Series presented by BF Goodrich has added a new class of competition to its already updated and expanded system of competition.

  • Speed Secrets: Listen Up! (522 views)

    By Ross Bentley on January 31, 2018 11:37 a.m.

    What senses do you rely on when driving on a track? Vision is obvious - you look where you're going. Feel, or what really should be referred to as kinesthetic (because it includes feel or touch, plus balance and the ability to sense g-forces) is also critical. And of course, your hearing, or auditory sense.

  • What Your Fellow HPDE Drivers Think About You (1729 views)

    By Jeff Sexton on January 31, 2018 11:20 a.m.

    We did a survey of our readers to get input on track days and HPDE. We were impressed by the intensity of the response. For example, about half of you who do track days do 5 or more per year.