Category Archive: Atlantic

Jan 08

Grant to defend title in 2016 Atlantic season

Grant has made the Atlantic category his turf, and a dominant 2015 season earned him his first Atlantic Championship

Formula Atlantic logoThe first full-season registration for the 2016 Atlantic Championship Series season is 2015 title-winner Keith Grant, who is poised to challenge for back-to-back Championships with Polestar Racing Group in the No. 40 Swift 016/Mazda. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 17

F1600, F2000 and Atlantic Schedules for 2016 announced

For the third straight year, the Championship seasons will open at Road Atlanta in April

Formula Race Promotions logo Formula Race Promotions today announced its 2016 calendar for the F1600, F2000 and Atlantic Championship Series.

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Nov 24

F1600, F2000 and Atlantic winter exhibition series announced

“This winter schedule keeps with our philosophy of offering significant track time at strong venues” –  Robert Wright

Formula Race Promotions logo Formula Race Promotions today announced its 2016 winter exhibition program which will take place in Florida in February for the F1600, F2000 and Atlantic Championship Series.

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Oct 18

Kasemets closes Atlantic season with victory

Keith Grant and Matt Miller did not start the race

Formula Atlantic logoTonis Kasemets ended the 2015 Atlantic Championship Series season driving through the field to a win a shortened race with snow coming down in round 14 at Pittsburgh International Race Complex. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 17

Rickards wins First Atlantic race

Grant clinches title

Atlantic - Garth Rickards took the win A commanding drive from Garth Rickards in round 13 of the 2015 Atlantic Championship Series season saw the K-Hill driver take the top step of the podium at Pittsburgh International Race Complex. Rickards won over Conner Kearby and Keith Grant, who finished third to claim the 2015 Atlantic title for Polestar.
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Oct 16

Kasemets leads Atlantic Friday

Grant comes into the weekend with a large Championship points lead

Formula Atlantic logoTonis Kasemets set the fastest time across both Atlantic Championship Series practice sessions on Friday at Pittsburgh International Race Complex. With practice in the books, it’s now on to the season finale weekend, featuring rounds 13 and 14 of the 2015 season. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 14

Grant looks to lock up Atlantic title

Atlantic drivers and teams will face three days and lots of track time in Pittsburgh

Formula Atlantic logoThe math is on Keith Grant’s side to lock up the 2015 Atlantic Championship Series title for Polestar Gracing Group this weekend at Pittsburgh International Race Complex for rounds 13 and 14 of the Atlantic season, marking the season finale. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 01

2016 Atlantic Championship Series format change

Formula Race Promotions today announced a format change for the 2016 Atlantic Championship Series season.

Formula Atlantic logoThe field will be split into two groups, the Atlantic Championship Series for Swift 016/Mazda and Honda entries, and the Atlantic Challenge for all other Atlantic cars. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 30

Andres sweeps Atlantic NJMP weekend

“I was hunting him down. I wasn’t going to let go until the very last lap” – Andres

Formula Atlantic logoWith an outside move in turn one, Keyvan Andres passed Garth Rickards for the lead on lap 27 in round 12 of the 2015 Atlantic Championship Series to take the victory and sweep the weekend at New Jersey Motorsports Park.

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Aug 29

Andres holds off Grant for NJMP victory

“I kept the lead and had a good fight with Keith” – Andres

Formula Atlantic logoKeyvan Andres held off a charging Keith Grant in the first Atlantic Championship Series race at New Jersey Motorsports Park (NJMP) this weekend, and then pulled a gap to take his fourth victory of the season for K-Hill Motorsports.

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Aug 28

Atlantic title contenders lead Friday practice

Points leader Keith Grant set the fastest overall time on the day

Formula Atlantic logoAs the fight for the 2015 Atlantic Championship Series enters its final four rounds and two weekends, the two drivers vying for the title were each quick during practice.

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Aug 27

Atlantic Series ready for New Jersey weekend

Friday, August 28 opens the NJMP weekend with a practice day for Atlantic teams.

Formula Atlantic logoKeith Grant hopes to consolidate his season in the Atlantic Championship Series at New Jersey Motorsports Park (NJMP) this weekend and clinch the title, with two weekends and four races left on the schedule and half of that taking place at NJMP. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 02

Second win for Grant at Pittsburgh

Grant started on pole to complete a weekend sweep with two wins in two races

Formula Atlantic logoKeith Grant took another determined and dominating race victory at the new Pittsburgh International Race Complex, leading from green to checkered flag.

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Aug 01

Grant notches PittRace Atlantic win

Conner Kearby and Gaston Kearby, in a pair of K-Hill Motorsports cars, completed the podium.

Formula Atlantic logoKeith Grant led from pole to checkered flags in round nine of the Atlantic Championship Series season to take the win in the first of two races of the Pittsburgh International Race Complex weekend. Grant backed up his recent victory at Mid-Ohio, making it two in a row for the Polestar Swift 016/Mazda. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 31

Grant outpaces Kearby in Pittsburgh practice

Keith Grant was able to flex his muscle

Formula Atlantic logoAs the battle for the 2015 Atlantic Championship Series title enters its final six races, the two drivers locked at the top of the standings were one and two after a long day of practice at the new Pittsburgh International Race Complex. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 27

The title battle for the 2015 Atlantic Championship Series has turned into a round-for-round fight between Keith Grant and Conner Kearby

Grant and Kearby set to battle in Atlantic weekend at Pittsburgh

Formula Atlantic logoThey split wins at Road Atlanta, banged wheels at Mid-Ohio, and coming into the Pittsburgh International Race Complex this weekend, the two are separated by just a handful of points with Grant narrowly leading the standings. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 05

Grant wins, caps record-setting weekend at Mid-Ohio

The series continues with rounds nine and ten at the newly renovated road course in Pittsburgh on July 31-2

Formula Atlantic logo Keith Grant earned himself a redeeming Atlantic Championship win at the end of race two for the Mid-Ohio weekend and rounds seven and eight of the series.

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Jul 04

Kearby claims first place at Mid-Ohio in Atlantic Championship

Gaston Kearby took a second place finish and Connor Burke came in third for the first of two races this weekend.

Formula Atlantic logo After a dramatic race one of the Atlantic Championship Series at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, Conner Kearby took first place after having the lead early on in the race, falling back, and then fighting for his position in the closing stages. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 03

Keith Grant fastest after two Atlantic practice sessions

Grant is picking up where he left off after closing out the VIR weekend

Formula Atlantic logo With day one of the Mid-Ohio weekend in the books it was Keith Grant at the top of the time sheets in the No. 40 Polestar entry with a time of 1:16.878. Second fastest for the day was the young Conner Kearby who had a time of 1:16.919 and in third was Gaston Kearby with a time of 1:19.433.  Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 02

Atlantic Championship Series: Keith Grant and Conner Kearby neck and neck going into Mid-Ohio

The Mid-Ohio weekend will run July 2-5

Formula Atlantic logo The Atlantic Championship Series is at the mid-point of an exciting season that has seen new driver entries and intense track battles shake up the field and results sheet.

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