Category Archive: Atlantic

Nov 13

2015 Atlantic, F2000 and F1600 Schedules Announced

Formula Race Promotions today announced its 2015 calendar for the Atlantic, F2000 and F1600 Championship Series.

Formula Race Promotions logo Seven points-paying race weekends are scheduled for teams and drivers, in addition to a new pre-season exhibition weekend in Florida. The big news is the expansion of the Atlantic Championship Series to a 14-race/seven-weekend format, while the F1600 Formula F Championship Series will grow to a 21-race/seven-weekend schedule. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 31

Burkett wins finale race of Atlantic Championship

Series Champion, Daniel Burkett, took the final win of the season, making it his eighth Atlantic win.

The Atlantic Championship Series concluded its 2014 season with the finale race on Sunday at Thompson Speedway in Connecticut.

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Aug 30

Ringel wins race, Burkett wins championship title

K-Hill Motorsports’ Daniel Burkett clinched the Championship title,

Ethan Ringel of COMPREP Motorsports took the win in race one of the Atlantic Championship Series 2014 Season finale weekend at Thompson Speedway.

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Aug 29

Burkett quickest in last practice of season

Burkett’s fastest lap was a 1:02.139, which he attained during the afternoon practice session.

The Atlantic Championship Series started its final practice day of the 2014 season at Thompson Speedway on Friday morning, with K-Hill’s Daniel Burkett setting the pace.

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Aug 27

Burkett Set to take Championship Title at Thompson

The last two races at Thompson are much more important for the remaining drivers in the top five positions.

Atlantic Championship Series logo The culmination of the 2014 Atlantic Championship comes down to the final two races of the season at Thompson Speedway in Connecticut.

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Jul 06

Burkett: Spin and Win at Mid-Ohio

After starting from pole in the eighth round of the Atlantic Championship Series, Daniel Burkett spun out of the lead.

Atlantic Championship Series logo The points leader was relegated to third spot, falling some five seconds behind. But the K-Hill Motorsport driver wasted no time in passing Jimmy Simpson and then Ethan Ringel to take his sixth win on the season, resetting the track record along the way. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 05

Simpson dominates race at Mid-Ohio

This marks Simpson’s second Atlantic Championship Series win this season.

Atlantic - Jimmy Simpson took his second victory of the season Jimmy Simpson, Atlantic Creations’ young driver, started second for the beginning of the Atlantic Championship Race at Mid-Ohio on Saturday, quickly taking over the lead on the first lap to take the win. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 04

Burkett fastest in Mid-Ohio practice

Burkett set the fast lap in practice one

Atlantic - Daneil Burkett in the No. 4 Daniel Burkett, the up and coming Canadian driver from K-Hill Motorsports, had the quickest times in both practice sessions held on Friday and Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course.

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Jul 03

Championship could be decided at Mid-Ohio

 Atlantic Championship Series has past the halfway mark of its season

Atlantic Championship Series logo The Atlantic Championship Series will be running rounds seven and eight of their 10 round season, this Fourth of July weekend at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course.

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Jun 08

Burkett takes the win at VIR

Rounds seven and eight of the Atlantic Championship Series will be July 4th weekend at Mid-Ohio Sportscar Course

Atlantic Championship Series logo Daniel Burkett, K-Hill Motorsports driver and current points leader, won round six of the Atlantic Championship Series at VIRginia International Raceway on Sunday. Coming in second was Jimmy Simpson of Atlantic Creations and Keith Grant driving for Polestar filled the third step on the podium. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 07

Jimmy Simpson sails to victory at VIR

K-Hill Motorsport’s father-son duo, The Kearby’s, made their first joint trip to the podium

Atlantic Championship Series logo After an aborted start, Jimmy Simpson ended up on the top step on the podium in round five of the Atlantic Championship Series in his Atlantic Creations Swift 016.

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Jun 06

The Atlantic Championship Series had its VIRginia International Raceway debut Friday June 6, on a newly paved track

Keith Grant has strong showing at VIR practice

Atlantic - Keith Grant As the day ended it was Polestar’s Keith Grant at the top of the time sheets in the afternoon practice session. Grant is still looking for his first win on the season while Jimmy Simpson and Daniel Burkett, who had an up-and-down day, followed on the time sheets. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 03

Atlantic VIR rounds preview

This is the first time the Atlantic Championship Series will be racing at VIR

Atlantic Championship Series logo The Atlantic Championship Series and the new Atlantic Challenge are headed to VIRginia International Raceway this weekend for rounds five and six of their 10 race season. Read the rest of this entry »

May 30

Atlantic Challenge introduced for remainder of 2014 Season

Atlantic Series officials have introduced the Atlantic Challenge

Atlantic Challenge logo Atlantic Championship Series competitors racing Swift 014, 008 and Ralt RT-41 cars can look forward to their own race within the Atlantic field for the remaining three double-race weekends of 2014.

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May 18

Burkett continues Atlantic winning streak at Watkins Glen

He was able to keep his perfect finish record

Atlantic - Daniel Burkett made it 4 for 4 Daniel Burkett, the young Canadian K-Hill Motorsports driver, claimed his fourth straight Atlantic Championship Series win on Sunday at Watkins Glen.

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May 17

Burkett takes third win and lays track records

Twenty-two Atlantic cars took the green flag during race one of the Watkins Glen weekend.

Atlantic - Daniel Burkett took the lead at the start and never looked back This weekend marks the first time the Atlantic Championship Series has run the Watkins Glen International circuit. Some teams have been here before, but for many drivers, this morning’s qualifying session was the first time they had completely dry laps on this track.

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May 16

Ethan Ringel fastest in shortened practice at The Glen

The weekend rolls on with qualifying and race sessions on both Saturday and Sunday

Atlantic - Ethan Ringel Rain and a power outage caused a short morning practice session for the Atlantic Championship Series runners session at Watkins Glen International on Friday. Read the rest of this entry »

May 14

Atlantic Championship Series rolls to Watkins Glen

Twenty Atlantic cars

Atlantic - Daniel Burkett The Atlantic Championship Series is headed to Watkins Glen this weekend for rounds three and four of its 10-race season.

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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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