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  • Speed Secrets: How I Won The War Against The Foot That Lifted For The Fast Sweeper (1857 views)

    By Ross Bentley on October 25, 2017 11:41 a.m.

    As someone who has studied sports psychology, brain function, learning strategies, and more for many years, I have known the power and effectiveness of using visualization for a long time.

  • Electric Race Cars Are Coming -- Like It Or Not (1262 views)

    By Winding Road Staff on October 25, 2017 10:54 a.m.

    ​​​​​​​The development and funding of top-level, and now mid-level, race car development and racing series are heavily influenced by car manufacturers. Racing is expensive, so support is needed from companies that benefit from the exposure racing provides.

  • Thoughts On Succeeding In National Championships: 2017 Observations (284 views)

    By Winding Road Staff on October 25, 2017 10:38 a.m.

    Winding Road had the pleasure of supporting 6 cars in national championship road racing series this year and we have a few observations from this about your choices in how to compete in these national championship series:

  • Video: When "Spectacular" Is A Bad Thing (1503 views)

    By Winding Road Staff on October 18, 2017 11:27 a.m.

    As racers, we tend to feel a small sense of panic when we go off track, not just because we want to avoid hitting a wall or tire barrier, but because a trip through the dirt or the grass is bound to lose us a few positions. Grass and dirt have lower coefficients of friction than asphalt, after all.

  • Speed Secrets: Hey Look! There's Nothing! (1336 views)

    By Ross Bentley on October 18, 2017 11:17 a.m.

    As human beings, we hate to look at nothing. We love to look at something. Anything. Even some things we don't want to look at, right? Have you ever been faced with something disgusting or ugly, but you looked at it anyway?

  • TCR Spec Cars To Shake Up PWC and Continental (1170 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 (448 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 (803 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 (3381 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...