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  • Special Value Package: Test Drive A Spec MX-5 Car At COTA In February (1301 views)

    By Winding Road Staff on January 23, 2019 2:02 p.m.

    The SCCA will be running a 3 day race weekend at Circuit of The Americas, February 8-10, 2019. Winding Road Racing has put together a special value package to allow drivers interested in the Spec MX-5 Challenge Series to try one of the cars at one of the great tracks in America.

  • HPDE Drivers: The Low-Cost Coaching Tool (3137 views)

    By Shawn Stout on January 23, 2019 11:34 a.m.

    We've been investigating a learning aid that many drivers really like: the Apex Pro, a.k.a. "that box that makes the data acquistion process simpler and more effective". If you haven't heard of the Apex Pro, it is a simple device...

  • Video: POV 2018 Jaguar E-PACE P250 SE AWD (173 views)

    By Winding Road Staff on January 23, 2019 11:19 a.m.

    ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Ride with Winding Road in the 2018 Jaguar E-PACE. Model: 2018 Jaguar E-PACE; MSRP: $44,300; MPG: 21 city / 28 highway; Horsepower: 246 hp @ 5,500 rpm; Towing capacity: 1,653 lbs...

  • Pricing And Ways To Participate In $100k Spec MX-5 Challenge (560 views)

    By Winding Road Staff on January 23, 2019 11:03 a.m.

    Spec MX-5, LLC has released a chart detailing the three basic ways to participate in the $100k Spec MX-5 Challenge Series. They have also detailed a fourth individual race option for drivers who want to try the series, presumably at a convenient track.

  • Speed Secrets: How to Improve – Part 3 (1223 views)

    By Ross Bentley on January 23, 2019 11:02 a.m.

    In Part 2, I presented the concept of how our brains work when driving a race car. Essentially, it can be summed up by Input-Process-Output. If you recall, information from our senses go into our brain/computer, where it is processed by our software/programming and we then get some form of output – our performance or skill.

  • The 10 Best Auto Racing Helmets (3330 views)

    By Winding Road Staff on January 16, 2019 10:20 a.m.

    Whether you are road racing, doing a track day, running autocross, driving circle track or participating in High-Performance Driver Education, you need a helmet. But it can be confusing when it comes to actually buying one. There are a lot of choices and sometimes the differences aren’t obvious. To give you some help, we recently reviewed 59 helmets from...

  • Speed Secrets: How To Improve - Part 2 (1247 views)

    By Ross Bentley on January 16, 2019 10:11 a.m.

    In Part 1, I challenged you to make a list of things you did well last season, and things you need to improve. The overall message I wanted to stress was that if you do the same things you’ve always done to prepare, you’ll get pretty much the same results again this coming season.

  • Spec MX-5 Unveils SimRacing Companion Series With Attractive Prizes (404 views)

    By Winding Road Staff on January 16, 2019 10 a.m.

    Spec MX-5, LLC recently announced a simulator racing series to go along with its real-world Spec MX-5 Challenge series. The idea of the simulator series parallels that of the real series: give racers a boost in their careers. In the Spec MX-5 SimRacing Challenge, drivers will compete in

  • Speed Secrets: How To Improve - Part 1 (2127 views)

    By Ross Bentley on January 09, 2019 11:41 a.m.

    Albert Einstein once said, “A sure sign of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting something to change.” I don’t know if Albert was much of a race fan, but I’m pretty sure he was talking about race drivers when he said this! It appears that way, at least.

  • TCR Seats Available IMSA Michelin Pilot Challenge At Daytona (778 views)

    By Winding Road Staff on January 09, 2019 11:30 a.m.

    Atlanta Speedwerks has a complete Honda Civic TCR Type R car available to run the IMSA Michelin Pilot Challenge on January 25 and 26, right before the 24 Hours of Daytona. This stop on the Michelin Pilot Challenge schedule is...