Category Archive: Atlantic

Apr 13

Burkett dominates opening Atlantic Championship Series weekend

Next to him on the podium was Conner Kearby and Keith Grant

Atlantic Championship Series The second and final race of the 2014 inaugural weekend for the Atlantic Championship Series at Road Atlanta completed with Canadian Daniel Burkett, driving a K-Hill Motorsports’ Atlantic Car, turning his second pole position into a second win in dominating fashion.

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Apr 12

Burkett Bolts to Road Atlanta Victory

Jimmy Simpson was second with Keith Grant rounding off the podium

Atlantic Championship Series logo Daniel Burkett, driving for K-Hill Motorsports, started from pole and led throughout the entire race at Road Atlanta to open up a gap en route to the first win of the 2014 Atlantic Championship Series.

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Apr 11

Ringel out front in Atlantic practice

Teams, drivers, and staff looking forward to competitive and exciting weekend

Atlantic Championship Series logo The Atlantic Championship Series rolled out onto the 12-turn Road Atlanta track this morning for their official first practice of the season.

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Apr 10

Teams take to Road Atlanta test day

Official practice starts on Friday for all three series

Formula Race Promotions logo Prior to the season opening rounds for F1600, F2000 and Atlantic at Road Atlanta this weekend, the three Formula Race Promotions operated open-wheel series enjoyed a full and extensive test-day at the 12-turn road course.

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Apr 09

K-Hill prepares multi-car arsenal for Road Atlanta

Canadian Daniel Burkett will re-unite with the K-Hill crew

Atlantic Championship Series logo K-Hill Motorsports plans to be a major factor in the 2014 Atlantic Championship Series, entering a number of Swift Atlantic cars in the upcoming pro series season opener at Road Atlanta, April 11-13. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 08

Atlantics return this weekend at Road Atlanta

The 2014 season has expanded

Atlantic Championship Series logo The Atlantic Championship Series, organized by Formula Race Promotions, made its premier in 2012 at Road Atlanta. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 02

Mazda to offer contingency package for 2014 Atlantic Championship Series

Professional atmosphere and Championship for Atlantic cars

Formula Atlantic logo Formula Race Promotions, operator of the Atlantic Championship Series, and Mazda North American Operations today announced that Mazda Motorsports will offer a year-end championship fund for Atlantic Series competitors running Mazda MZR power for the course of the 10-round 2014 Atlantic season. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 01

F2000, F1600 and Atlantic 2014 Schedules Announced

The 2014 schedule will see seven events and 14 races

F2000 - Tim MinorFormula Race Promotions today announced its 2014 schedules for the F2000 Championship Series, now in its ninth season, the F1600 Formula F Championship Series, and the newly re-launched Atlantic Championship Series.

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Sep 26

Atlantic Championship Series rolls for 2014

The Atlantic Championship Series returns for 2014

Atlantic Championship Series Formula Race Promotions today confirmed that the Atlantic Championship Series will race in 2014, as the Series will expand to include five full event weekends with two races each, comprising a 10-round Championship calendar presented by Hoosier Racing Tire. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 28

F2000, F1600 and Atlantic Support SOS Children’s Villages

All cars will carry SOS decals in 2012.

Slideshow image 2SOS Children’s Villages, the world’s largest charity dedicated to providing homes to orphaned, abandoned and foster children, will be back as the official charity of Formula Race Promotions in 2012, supporting the F2000 Championship Series, F1600 Formula F Championship Series, and new Atlantic Championship.

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Jan 05

Joe Griffin Joins Atlantic Championship Series

The new Atlantic Championship Series, operated by Formula Race Promotions, has appointed Joe Griffin as technical director.

Griffin brings years of Atlantic car experience to the Series, having been involved with the class going back to the Formula B days, and working for a former version of the Series from 1983 to 2006.

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Dec 23

Series adding announcer, live internet audio

Greg Rickes has joined Formula Race Promotions

Action at Mosport

The long time voice of Lime Rock Park, Greg Rickes, has joined the 2012 Formula Race Promotions-operated Atlantic Championship Series, F2000 Championship Series and F1600 Formula F Championship Series as the official traveling play-by-play public address announcer and victory podium MC.

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Dec 15

Atlantic Championship Series launching for 2012

A six-round, three-event Championship is planned for 2012.

Atlantic Championship Series logo2008-06-29_0266Formula Race Promotions has announced the formation of the Atlantic Championship Series for SCCA-legal Formula Atlantic race cars. The Series will be run in conjunction with the highly successful F2000 Championship Series and F1600 Formula F Championship Series, sanctioned by SCCA Pro Racing.

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Mar 03

Atlantic Formula season cancelled! (UPDATED)

Official announcement by the Series Management

2010 Atlantic Championship Season placed on hold

ALPHARETTA, Ga. - Due to the downturn in the global economy and the subsequent shortage of funded drivers, the Cooper Tires Presents the Atlantic Championship Powered by Mazda will go on hiatus until global conditions improve. The Atlantic Championship has and always will be committed to providing the best driver development series available to the world’s next generation of top-tier driving talent. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 07

Atlantic Championship selects Theory Communication and Design

As agency of record

The Cooper Tires presents the Atlantic Championship series Powered by Mazda, North America’s longest running racing series, assigned Agency of Record duties to Theory Communication and Design, a full service automotive-focused agency. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 07

Atlantic: Reduced fixed price for 2010 announced

A significant price reduction for competitors

Series Officials announced a significant price reduction for competitors in the 2010 Cooper Tires Presents the Atlantic Championship Powered by Mazda. This price reduction is part of a new movement by the Atlantic Championship to help aspiring drivers onto the “Road to F1”. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 18

Atlantic Championship preseason testing rescheduled to early March

By moving the test to March, the teams can do the test and the race at Sebring in one trip.

Officials from the Cooper Tires Presents The Atlantic Championship Powered by Mazda announced today that series-sanctioned preseason testing has been rescheduled from January 22-24 at Sebring International Raceway to early March at a venue to be determined. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 17

Atlantic: Sebring Spring Training canceled

No official reason has currently been given yet…

EFormulaCarNews.com has learned that the Cooper Tires Presents the Atlantic Championship powered by Mazda will no longer be taking part in the upcoming Spring Training test at Sebring International Raceway. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 29

EFCN Top-10: Atlantic Championship (+photos)

Jonathan Summerton ended the season tied for the championship lead and most wins

With funding at a premium, Jonathan Summerton was determined to make the most of every opportunity in 2009. Now the year is complete, the talented Floridian can certainly look back having accomplished that, further establishing himself as one the bright young stars in formula car racing. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 23

Preparations well underway for 2010 Atlantic Championship

While there are still a few more days left in 2009

All involved with the Cooper Tires Presents The Atlantic Championship Powered by Mazda are already focused on the 2010 season, which is set to kick off at Sebring International Raceway on Friday, March 19 as part of the festivities for the prestigious 58th Annual Mobil 1 12 Hours of Sebring presented by Fresh From Florida. Read the rest of this entry »

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