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  • Race Communications: Speedcom Helmet Kits (406 views)

    By Jeff Sexton on July 19, 2017 2:35 p.m.

    Communication while on track between the driver and the crew could mean the difference between winning and not. Equipping your driver with a good helmet kit is key to ensuring clear and continued communications between the driver and the team.

  • Winning The Battle, Losing The War (996 views)

    By Tom Martin on July 19, 2017 11:01 a.m.

    Since we are at the track most weekends running cars in Pirelli World Challenge, MX-5 Cup, SCCA and NASA events, we see a lot of racing up close. We're generally not watching the overall race, but are working with specific drivers to help them succeed.

  • Watch: Dramatic Global MX-5 Cup Race On Streets Of Toronto (732 views)

    By Winding Road Staff on July 19, 2017 10:51 a.m.

    Winding Road Team TFB was in Toronto for the Verizon IndyCar weekend, where we participated in the classic MX-5 Cup drama...

  • How To Win The Race Start (1518 views)

    By Ross Bentley on July 19, 2017 10:37 a.m.

    Before a race, think about where you’re starting on the grid. Who is starting around you and what are they like to race with? Can you trust them to run wheel-to-wheel with you? Are they fast starters? Do they run a few fast laps, then begin to fade?

  • How Driver Cooling Works (548 views)

    By Winding Road Staff on July 18, 2017 3:44 p.m.

    It’s summer time and the rising temperature just makes it that much hotter in a race car, where temps can exceed 120 degrees. Here at Winding Road, we always advise drivers to add a driver cooling system to their car. Keeping your core body temperature at a safe level helps reduce hydration and fatigue, leaving to improved performance throughout your race.

  • Global MX-5 Cup Livestreaming From the Streets of Toronto (278 views)

    By Winding Road Staff on July 14, 2017 9:37 a.m.

    Rounds seven and eight of the Battery Tender Global Mazda MX-5 Cup presented by BF Goodrich Tires will take place on this weekend on the streets of Toronto.

  • The Spec Miata Of Karting? (1851 views)

    By Winding Road Staff on July 12, 2017 11:13 a.m.

    We were recently at Indianapolis Motor Speedway for a Batter Tender Global MX-5 Cup event. The race was pretty tight, with last lap, last corner passing for the win and such. A reminder that spec racing often leads to close competition if the car count is high enough.

  • We've Moved (316 views)

    By Luciana D'Andretta on July 12, 2017 10:45 a.m.

    Winding Road Racing Austin has moved our store and shop to a bigger and better location. We're within walking distance of the old store, in the same complex. Now we're in the same building as K1 Speed, but at the other end.

  • Speed Secrets: Brakes Make You Faster (2217 views)

    By Ross Bentley on July 12, 2017 9:30 a.m.

    Brakes can slow you down. Well, duh! But they can also make you faster. It's all about the timing and rate of release of the brakes.

  • Would You Lease Or Rent A Race Car? (782 views)

    By Winding Road Staff on July 05, 2017 11:06 a.m.

    The team at Winding Road Racing is always interested in ways to improve the racing experience. Today, we're interested in getting your feedback on leasing and renting racing cars.