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  • 2020 Spec MX-5 SimRacing Challenge Registration Is Open! (108 views)

    By Winding Road Staff on February 27, 2020 5:09 p.m.

    Modern sim racing is on a substantial growth curve, positioned as the best conduit for those who want to pursue their passion for motorsports, and even those who are looking to take it further and make it a career. Sim racing offers the realism of competition, plus networking opportunities not just for drivers, but for announcers, reporters, spotters, crew chiefs, data coaches, engineers and more.

  • This Weekend In Racing: Formula E In North Africa, NASCAR Beneath The Snowcaps (82 views)

    By Peter Nelson on February 27, 2020 4:47 p.m.

    There isn’t a whole lot going down this weekend, at least compared to last weekend, sports fans.

  • Flis Performance Takes Up The Global MX-5 Production Sword (160 views)

    By Winding Road Staff on February 25, 2020 8:04 p.m.

    Flis Performance of Daytona Beach, Florida, has been selected by Mazda Motorsports to continue building the Global Mazda MX-5 Cup Car, following Long Road Racing closing its doors a few months back.

  • Highlighted Podcast: Midweek Motorsport Series 15 Episode 7 (78 views)

    By Winding Road Staff on February 25, 2020 6:47 p.m.

  • Like Clockwork: Rebellion Racing Wins WEC At COTA, Aston Martin Dominate LMGTE, GTE Am (254 views)

    By Winding Road Staff on February 25, 2020 2:15 p.m.

    Over 22,000 spectators came to watch the spectacular LMP and GTE machinery this weekend as the World Championship made a welcome return to Texas for the first time since 2017. It also marked the first of a USA double-header as the WEC prepares to join IMSA in Florida next month for the highly-anticipated SuperSebring.

  • Video: Spec Corvette Lap Record Broken At Willow Springs (1298 views)

    By Peter Nelson on February 25, 2020 1:08 p.m.

    This past weekend, with fears of rain and potential snow up in the high desert at Willow Springs International Raceway, Spec Corvette ran their second round of the year in conjunction with Speed Ventures. The rain held off for the most part and racers were able to take advantage of the cool ambient temperatures, to the point of setting a new Big Willow lap record!

  • Crash And Learn: Typical Fault-Finding Is Pointless Or Wrong (3833 views)

    By Tom Martin on February 25, 2020 12:17 p.m.

    We saw a crash of epic proportions at Road America on Saturday in the Continental Sports Car Challenge race (as far as we know, both drivers are okay). It happens in the famous Kink, with Owen Trinkler (#46 Mercedes AMG GT) setting up a pass on Craig Lyons...

  • The Guide To Road Racing, Part 13: You Be The Judge - How To Assess Responsibility In A Crash (4146 views)

    By Tom Martin on February 25, 2020 10:30 a.m.

    Metal-to-metal contact seems to happen at every race weekend. Sometimes the consequences are minor (we’ve seen lots of tire rubber on fenders) and sometimes the consequences involve major damage to one or more cars. Less often discussed are similar incidents where there is no contact, but where a dangerous situation is created (e.g. you force me off the track).

  • No Longer Just A Patch On A Porsche Jacket: Gulf Returns To Racing (390 views)

    By Peter Nelson on February 22, 2020 5:16 p.m.

    Watch out VP, Ignite, Sunoco, and other popular racing fuel brands: a name that hasn’t been around for a while is making its way back into motorsports: Gulf.

  • 2020 Volvo XC40 T5 R-Design -- Quality, Comfort, And Refinement (192 views)

    By Chris Amos on February 22, 2020 4:47 p.m.

    We take the new small Volvo CUV for a cruise – the cabin is a really nice place to be.