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  • Speed Secrets: From Karts to Cars (610 views)

    By Ross Bentley on February 21, 2017 11:46 a.m.

    How many of the current Formula One, Indy car, WEC sports car and NASCAR drivers began their career in karts and/or quarter midgets? I certainly don't know for sure, but I bet it's over ninety percent.

  • Winding Road Racing Opens New California Store At Thunderhill Raceway Park (929 views)

    By Luciana D'Andretta on February 17, 2017 10:37 a.m.

    Parents are typically excited to welcome a new arrival to the family, and so we are excited to announce a new partnership between Winding Road Racing and Thunderhill Raceway Park through which WRR will be the on-site retail provider of motorsports equipment at Thunderhill.

  • WRR TV: Get Psyched For Sebring (347 views)

    By Karen Graf on February 15, 2017 11:14 a.m.

    The 65th Annual Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Fueled by Fresh From Florida is coming on March 18. Most of you probably don't need much encouragement, but it is still fun to get in the mood.

  • 10 Reasons You Shouldn't Upgrade Your Street Car To A Race Car (4325 views)

    By Winding Road Staff on February 15, 2017 10:56 a.m.

    Almost every week we have a customer stop by one of our shops to ask us about a project he or she has in mind: "can you upgrade my current street car in phases to be a faster track day car and then a better HPDE car and then a wheel-to-wheel race car?"

  • A Modest Proposal: A Way To Reduce Tire Costs (977 views)

    By Tom Martin on February 15, 2017 10:40 a.m.

    Whether we look at club racing budgets or at pro racing budgets, tires costs are one of the largest components of any racer's season.

  • Speed Secrets: Racing In The Rain (751 views)

    By Ross Bentley on February 14, 2017 10:33 a.m.

    Yes! My favorite! Racing in the rain! This week, James Chartres shares his experience and knowledge of driving in the rain. Being a racer of Spec Racer Fords, he's literally in the rain when he races, but his lessons apply to any type of car.

  • Video Review: Helmet Bags (235 views)

    By Winding Road Staff on February 10, 2017 10:28 a.m.

    After spending the time and effort researching and purchasing a racing helmet, racers can’t forget about protecting their investment. With that in mind,

  • Jackie Stewart On Safety (684 views)

    By Winding Road Staff on February 08, 2017 11:07 a.m.

    One of our favorite things about racing are the friends we've made in the paddock. We have no interest in seeing them injured or killed, and our team spends every day working with drivers to improve their safety.

  • The Thrill Of Racing: The Possibility Of Death Is Not The Thing (924 views)

    By Winding Road Staff on February 08, 2017 10:48 a.m.

    If you listen to racing broadcasts on TV, you will hear a commentator at some point mention that the draw for racers, the essential thrill of racing, is the proximity they feel to the possibility of death or serious injury.

  • WRR Driver Profile: Marcelo Rocha Peixoto (267 views)

    By Tom Martin on February 08, 2017 10:29 a.m.

    ​​​​​​​Winding Road Team TFB has signed a new driver to its 2017 Battery Tender Global MX-5 Cup Team. Marcelo Peixoto is a Brazilian driver with a long history of success in Brazilian Touring Car racing.