Mazda Shootout Scholarship Winners!

Mazda Shootout Scholarship Winners!

This past weekend was a busy one with both of Mazda’s scholarship Shootouts, and I was lucky enough to be a judge again for both events. The Mazda Road to 24 Shootout took place on Friday in the current spec Global MX-5 Cup cars. Four finalists were competing that...
Heading West for the Mazda Shootout Weekend

Heading West for the Mazda Shootout Weekend

It’s a big week for young drivers looking to get into the Mazda Ladder System. This weekend will be the Road to 24 and Road to Indy Shootout competitions. Road to 24 drivers are vying for a $100,000 scholarship for the Battery Tender Global MX-5 Cup series next...
Coaching Timeline: A Day at the Track

Coaching Timeline: A Day at the Track

Sometimes I get asked what kind of value you can get out of a single day of coaching. Here’s a quick timeline of what a typical day of private event coaching with me is like. This was with a client at Road Atlanta who I’ve worked with many times before, and we are...
$50,000 to Win at Sebring!

$50,000 to Win at Sebring!

The third annual Mazda MX-5 Cup Global Challenge was this past weekend at Sebring. It’s a non-series race, but there is a big cash payout of $50,000 to win, with a total purse of $80,000. Over 20 racers came from three different countries to participate in the event....
From the Mazda RX-7 to the 2019 Global MX-5

From the Mazda RX-7 to the 2019 Global MX-5

The American Road Race of Champions (the ARRC) celebrated its 25thanniversary at Road Atlanta last weekend. I was there for the GT3 Challenge, which is a new series that Mazda is supporting to re-energize interest in the SCCA’s GT3 class. Mazda is a heavy hitter in...