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  • Speed Secrets: Managing Mistakes (449 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 (520 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 (541 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 (558 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 (415 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 (441 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! (496 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 (1617 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.

  • The Tracks of Spec MX-5: Circuit of The Americas (315 views)

    By Tom Martin on January 31, 2018 11:01 a.m.

    On May 4-6, and then again on September 13-16, Spec MX-5 Challenge - Central will run at Circuit of The Americas. COTA is well-know as the host of the US Grand Prix Formula 1 race, as well as IMSA, Pirelli World Challenge, WEC and MotoGP events in recent years.

  • Save the Date: AiM Sports Data Training (627 views)

    By Winding Road Staff on January 26, 2018 1:09 p.m.

    Winding Road Racing will host a two-day AiM training seminar on April 28th and April 29th. The seminars will be presented by Roger Caddell, AiM Sports National Training Manager.