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Mar 05

Making up two of the seven stops on the expanded 2015 season for Atlantic, F2000 and F1600 is the newly renovated Pittsburgh International Race Complex

 New Pittsburgh track awaits for 2015

Formula Race Promotions logo The complex is looking forward to the three summer days in July and August, as well as capping off the 2015 season in October, when all three series will be laying down rubber. With the addition of the 1.2-mile “South” track this expands the facility into a 2.8-mile road course, which will be great for open wheel cars.  Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 03

Getting educated with Will Harvey

Harvey’s origins in racing come from humble beginnings that are relatable to most. 

F1600 F Championship logo Back in the F1600 Formula F Championship Series this year is Will Harvey, driver of the No. 27 Mygale/Honda for Chastain Motorsports; who is ready to put in the work not only in the cockpit but in the classroom as well; and with being in the middle of his freshman year at MIT, Harvey is a busy guy, but shows no signs of letting off the throttle for the 21-race 2015 season.  Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 26

Atlantic’s Conner Kearby ready for 2015

Conner’s Calling

Formula Atlantic logo Coming off of a successful 2014 season Atlantic Championship Series driver, K-Hill Motorsports‘ Conner Kearby, is looking forward to a sophomore campaign in 2015 in his Swift 016/Mazda.   Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 14

Kasemets and Lall cap off Palm Beach weekend with victories

After three separate races during the Palm Beach Grand Prix on Saturday afternoon

It was Tonis Kasemets and Quinlan Lall coming out as winners after three separate races during the Palm Beach Grand Prix on Saturday afternoon. Kasemets took victories in both the F1600 Formula F Championship Series and Atlantic races, while Lall led every lap in the F2000 race at Palm Beach International Raceway. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 14

Kasemets and Lall lead PBIR practice day

It was a picture perfect day in South Florida

A full Friday practice day at Palm Beach International Raceway saw Tonis Kasemets (F1600),Quinlan Lall (F2000) and Kasemets again (Atlantic) at the top of the day-end time charts after hours of testing time around the 11-turn road course in preparation for this weekend’s exhibition races at the Palm Beach Grand Prix. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 10

Atlantic, F2000 and F1600 head for Palm Beach Pre-Season Weekend

The event runs from February 12 to 14

The F1600, F2000 and Atlantic Championship Series will be the showcase at the Palm Beach Grand Prix this weekend, the first ever off-season exhibition races for each series. The pre-season weekend format features a hefty amount of track time and a single race for each group on Saturday afternoon. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 06

Expanded 2015 schedule for Atlantic

Expanded Atlantic schedule brings expanded opportunity

Formula Atlantic logo The expanded schedule for the 2015 Atlantic Championship Series has left teams and drivers looking forward to the upcoming season, as well as allowing for new opportunities on how to earn points.

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Jan 30

Dave Weitzenhof: First entry filed for 2015 F2000 season

First entry for F2000 2015 season

F2000 - Dave Weitzenhof First on the registration list for the F2000 Championship Series is a familiar face. Series and racing veteran; Weitzenhof is ready to take on the 2015 season, and is no stranger to a cockpit.

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Jan 27

On and off the track with Robert Megennis

Megennis talked about his expectations, why he is here, and gives a list of some hobbies that are definitely worth mentioning.

F1600 F Championship logo After securing a spot on Team Pelfrey in a Mygale/Honda for the 2015 F1600 Formula F Championship Series, former kart champion Rob Megennis is gearing up for the season ahead.

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Dec 23

Atlantic, F2000, F1600: Winter Weekend Format Announced

The non-points event will see three days of extensive track time

Formula Race Promotions logoFormula Race Promotions has announced the format of its upcoming inaugural exhibition winter weekend, taking place at Palm Beach International Raceway February 12-14 and including the Atlantic, F2000 and F1600 Championship Series. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 20

Engine changes and longer races for 2015

Atlantic races will be extended from 30 minutes to 40 minutes

Atlantic Championship Series logo Formula Race Promotions today announced a number of minor rule changes for the Atlantic Championship Series ahead of its expanded 2015 season. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 18

F1600 in Focus – More Videos Released

Action from rounds 11 and 12 of the 2014 F1600 season at Thompson

F1600 in focus logo Two more F1600 in Focus short videos have been released, featuring highlights from the F1600 Formula F Championship races at Thompson, and a car overview. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 24

F1600 in Focus – Pittsburgh video now available

Short videos will continue to be rolled out through early 2015

F1600 in focus logo The 2014 F1600 in Focus episode from Pittsburgh has been released, featuring highlights of the August rounds from the F1600 Formula F Championship Series. Read the rest of this entry »

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 »

Oct 12

Minor clinches title as Robinson wins race

Saturday winner Sam Beasley finished third in round 14 of the 2014 season.

F2000 -  Watkins Glen - Skylar Robinson While Skylar Robinson took the lead back with five laps to go to win the season finale F2000 Championship Series race at Watkins Glen, it was Tim Minor that clinched the 2014 Championship with a second place finish.

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Oct 12

Agren wins race and 2014 F1600 title with last lap pass

Agren, from Norway, bounced back after a rough Saturday

F1600 - 2014 Champion Ayla Agren Ayla Agren found a way past Sam Chastain at the last second on the last lap to take her third win of the 2014 F1600 season and more importantly, clinch the 2014 title in the season finale.

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Oct 11

Beasley Leads Polestar One-Two at Watkins Glen

Beasley returned to victory lane in the No. 44 Polestar machine

https://gallery.mailchimp.com/a279049f55440af83bd8660da/images/cded1e69-9bb9-413d-a504-114915d5cb05.jpgSam Beasley led all 14 laps to take his third win of the 2014 F2000 season with a dominant victory at Watkins Glen for Polestar Motor Racing with his teammate David Grant finishing in second position.

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Oct 11

Mehan Wins at Watkins Glen; Rickards Re-Takes Points Lead

Finishing second, setting fast lap and re-taking the points lead was Garth Rickards

Evan Mehan won a race that saw a lead pack of 11 cars trade the lead back and forth until the Chastain Motorsports driver was able to separate himself from the group to take his second victory of the 2014 F1600 Formula F Championship Series at Watkins Glen International. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 10

Robinson on top in Friday practice for championship weekend

In other big news, Minor received a penalty during practice that will impact his qualifying position for race one on Saturday.

https://gallery.mailchimp.com/a279049f55440af83bd8660da/images/47d6b0f9-f052-4a87-bac5-2fbef2afc3f7.jpgWith the Championship in his sights, 18-year-old Georgia native Skylar Robinson ran under the existing F2000 Championship Series track record (set in 2011) in free practice ahead of the Championship-deciding rounds 13 and 14 this weekend at Watkins Glen International, with a slim margin over his rival Tim Minor. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 10

Agren leads Friday practice over Rickards

It will get more interesting on Saturday

F1600 - Ayla Agren As if the Championship battle couldn’t get any tighter, Ayla Agren paced Friday practice at Watkins Glen by .024 seconds over her main rival, Garth Rickards. The two are nearly neck and neck for the 2014 F1600 Formula F Championship Series crown, which will be settled over rounds 13 and 14 this weekend at Watkins Glen International. Read the rest of this entry »

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