By Winding Road Staff on February 01, 2017 11:18 a.m.
In the coming weeks, we will announce the application procedures for $100,000 in scholarship funds for racing in 2017.
By Tom Martin on February 01, 2017 10:33 a.m.
We talk to a lot of racers each week. At the beginning of the season, many of them of are thinking about what events to run and even what class to run in. Since we run teams in Pirelli World Challenge we get lots of questions about what car to run.
When Is A Divebomb Merely A "Racing Incident"? (2034 views)
By Winding Road Staff on February 01, 2017 9:51 a.m.
As you probably know, the 2017 Rolex 24 At Daytona had an exciting ending in the Prototype class with 7 minutes to go.
Speed Secrets: Nutrition for Race Days (813 views)
By Ross Bentley on January 31, 2017 11:50 a.m.
It wouldn't be early in the year without some discussion about fitness and nutrition. And that's where Simon Hayes and Richard Smedley of Performance Physixx comes in.
10 Reasons The AIM MXG Is the Best Data System (1284 views)
By Tom Martin on January 27, 2017 9:51 a.m.
Let’s assume that you know you want a data system for your race car, because you want comprehensive data for review after a session on track. You also want a dash capable of displaying critical information like predictive lap times, shift lights and alarms so that you can do a better job in real time when you are behind the wheel.
Bestselling Auto Racing Steering Wheels (754 views)
By Winding Road Staff on January 26, 2017 3:38 p.m.
In this week’s video review, the Winding Road Racing team talks about your first point of contact with your racecar: the steering wheel. Here’s a look at three of our bestselling steering wheels:
Video: When Brakes Fail, Excess Excitement Occurs (1522 views)
By Winding Road Staff on January 25, 2017 8:59 a.m.
This video was suggested to us by a reader. It shows Michael Mosty, in a NASA CMC race at Hallett Motor Racing Circuit. Mosty, a fixture of CMC racing in the southwest, loses a brake line while setting up a pass.
By Tom Martin on January 24, 2017 11:18 a.m.
This is a very engaging book about the people and cars of Porsche written by New Zealander Wilfried Muller. There are hundreds of Porsche books, but this one is distinguished by an easy-to-read, easy-to-look-at format.
Speed Secrets: Taking It To The Street (778 views)
By Ross Bentley on January 24, 2017 10:26 a.m.
Most everyone in our sport will talk about (and defend?) the fact that what we learn driving on the track makes us better street drivers. If managed the right way, there's no doubt this is true. Of course, it can be abused, too (but we won't talk about that, will we?).
The Best Racing Harnesses For Every Occasion (797 views)
By Winding Road Staff on January 20, 2017 11:52 a.m.
While safety is the primary function of a racing harness, there’s a number of other considerations when choosing one for your requirements, like the type of motorsport competition you’ll be using it in, its ease of use, and your budget.