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  • Viewpoint: How To Fix Racing (823 views)

    By Winding Road Staff on August 23, 2017 10:31 a.m.

    Periodically, we present thoughts from a racer, an official or a team leader on how to make racing better. This week, we have a blog from Stefan Johansson that appeared on

  • Vote: 10 Best Classes for 2018 (1086 views)

    By Winding Road Staff on August 23, 2017 10:26 a.m.

    While we're headed into the final stretch of the 2017 season, some racers and would-be racers are starting to look ahead to 2018. And some of them are wondering what class to run in 2018.

  • Speed Secrets: Be a More Sensitive Driver (1163 views)

    By Ross Bentley on August 23, 2017 9:57 a.m.

    Let’s talk about what I call “Sensory Input Sessions.” The reason for these sessions are to improve the quality, and increase the quantity of the sensory information from your vision, feel (kinesthetic) and hearing (auditory) going into your brain.

  • Race Communications: How to Properly Mount an Antenna (402 views)

    By Jeff Sexton on August 18, 2017 3:14 p.m.

    Mounting your antenna properly determines the range and clarity of your two-way radios. A bad coaxial cable or an improperly mounted antenna can restrict two-way radio range from miles to feet.

  • Winding Road Racing Announces $30k In Prize Money For 2017 SCCA Runoffs (446 views)

    By Winding Road Staff on August 15, 2017 10:10 p.m.

    In support of the 2017 SCCA Runoffs, Winding Road Racing is offering over $30,000 in contingency prizes to successful drivers. The 2017 Runoffs will be held at Indianapolis Motor Speedway from September 25 through October 1.

  • Video: How Not To Start A Race (2361 views)

    By Tom Martin on August 15, 2017 10:06 p.m.

    As we all know, the first lap of a race, and especially the first corner, can be an "interesting" time in a race, shall we say? Indeed, there are lots of racers trying to make up positions when so many cars are clustered together...

  • Speed Secrets: Advice for the Older Driver (2274 views)

    By Ross Bentley on August 15, 2017 10:01 p.m.

    We’ve all heard the stories about Paul Newman not starting racing until he was 47 years old, and Juan Manuel Fangio winning five World Championships while in his forties. But these seem to be exceptions to the rule in a sport where youth is the norm – at least in professional racing.

  • Race Communications: Speakers vs. Ear Buds (746 views)

    By Jeff Sexton on August 15, 2017 12:30 p.m.

    Often one of the most easily over looked details in racing is teamwork. A driver being able to communicate back and forth with the crew is essential to on-track strategy. Today we will dive deeper into two different options a driver has for hearing communication from the team, helmet speakers and ear buds.

  • Essential Gear: Molecule Racing Gear Cleaning System (378 views)

    By Luciana D'Andretta on August 11, 2017 10:21 a.m.

    After taking the time to carefully select and purchase your racing safety apparel, you want to make sure you protect your investment. Weekends at the track and under the hood of your race car can take its toll on your fire suit, nomex underwear and helmet.

  • Mazda Announces "$75k To Win Challenge" Race For October (480 views)

    By Winding Road Staff on August 09, 2017 12 p.m.

    Our friends at Mazda Motorsports have just announced an encore performance of the 2017 Global MX-5 Cup series. They will host a 2 race event on the weekend of October 12-15 at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca.