Tag Archive: Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca

Jul 12

Chaz Davies heads the WSBK field on opening day

Great speed and consistency on the opening day of action

WSBK - Laguna Seca - Chaz Davies Chaz Davies (Ducati Superbike Team) has set the fastest lap in the Free Practice combined times today at the Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca in 1’23.293s, edging second place Sylvain Guintoli (Aprilia Racing Team) by only 21 thousandths of a second.

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Jul 10

USA bound for WSBK as ninth round draws near

This is the second year in a row that the Californian venue welcomes the series

SBK eni Superbike Fim World Championship - WSBK logo white The stunning Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca will this weekend host the ninth round of the 2014 eni FIM Superbike World Championship.

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May 28

AIM Autosport and Cauley Ferrari ready for battle at Belle Isle

Bill Sweedler and Townsend Bell take GT-Daytona championship points lead to Detroit

AIM Autosport Racing with Ferrari logo Although the previous TUDOR United SportsCar Championship round at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca was a frustrating race for the no. 555 AIM Autosport Ferrari 458 Italia of Bill Sweedler and Townsend Bell, the team remains in the lead of the GT-Daytona class. Read the rest of this entry »

May 19

Cheung and Perez take Ferrari Challenge victories at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca

The next event for the Ferrari Challenge Trofeo Pirelli will at Circuit Gilles Villeneuve in Montreal

Ferrari Challenge Trofeo Pirelli - Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca The second Northern California visit for the North America Ferrari Challenge Trofeo Pirelli saw twenty-seven examples of the Ferrari 458 Challenge Evoluzione battle at the world famous Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. Read the rest of this entry »

May 05

Two For Two: Corvette Racing completes California sweep

With GTLM victory at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca

#8 Starworks Takes First TUSC PC Overall Victory at Laguna Seca photo Regis Lefebure Garcia, Magnussen Score Second Consecutive TUDOR Championship GTLM Victory. Van Overbeek Takes Honda-Powered Prototype To Victory Lane At Mazda Raceway. First TUDOR United SportsCar Championship Victory for A P2 Car. Read the rest of this entry »

May 04

Cameron picks up GT Daytona win in Turner Motorsport BMW Z4

After Pumpelly runs out of fuel on final lap at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca

Turner Motorsport BW Z4 GT3 A would-be race for second wound up being the battle for the win in the GT Daytona (GTD) class in the Continental Tire Monterey Grand Prix powered by Mazda after the GT Daytona class-leading Audi R8 LMS of Spencer Pumpelly ran out of fuel coming out of the famed Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca Corkscrew on the final lap of Sunday’s two-hour race. Read the rest of this entry »

May 03

Van Overbeek drives Extreme Speed Motorsports HPD ARX-03b/Honda to Prototype Pole at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca

Two different specs of Prototypes went head-to-head for the pole

TUDOR United SportsCar Championship logo Garcia continues Corvette mastery with GTLM Pole Position. Junqueira earns second consecutive Prototype Challenge Pole. Pumpelly gives Audi R8 second Pole in Three TUDOR Championship Races Read the rest of this entry »

May 03

Edwards, Hindman take Continental Tire Challenge victory

At Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca In Fall-Line Motorsports BMW M3

Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge logo The third time was the charm for Fall-Line Motorsports on Saturday at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. After opening the 2014 Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge season with back-to-back second-place finishes, Trent Hindman and John Edwards broke through, winning in the No. 46 Fall-Line Motorsports BMW M3.

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May 03

Lewis wins pole on last-gasp lap at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca

Series rookie Lewis earned his first career pole

Michael Lewis won the Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA pole.It was impossible to tell during Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama qualifying May 3 that Michael Lewis was driving at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca for just the third day in his life.

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May 02

Hindman, Skeer capture Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge

TOTAL Pole Awards at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca

Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge logo Winning TOTAL Pole Awards in the Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge is becoming a habit for Trent Hindman. However, the 18-year-old driver of the No. 46 Fall-Line Motorsports BMW M3 was anything but confident entering Friday qualifying at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. Read the rest of this entry »

May 02

Alex Tagliani and RSR Racing heads to the West Coast for Round 3 of the TUDOR United Sports Car Championship

“Last time I was at Laguna Seca I finished on the podium in a prototype car” – Tagliani

Oreca FLM no 08 Prototype Challenge - Alex Tagliani The RSR Racing foursome of; Bruno Junqueira, Duncan Ende, Alex Tagliani and Chris Cumming head to California and the scenic twists and turns of Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca for the Continental Tire Monterey Grand Prix on May 4th.

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May 01

Michael Lewis eager for rare home race at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca

Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama

Driving race cars has taken Michael Lewis on a whirlwind world tour of road circuits from his native Southern California.

May 01

Two Chances at Victory for Ferrari in Northern California

AIM Autosport duo of Townsend Bell and Bill Sweedler lead GT-Daytona points championship

Scuderia Corsa no. 63 It is with one eye on history that the teams representing Ferrari North America arrive at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca for this weekend’s round of the 2014 IMSA TUDOR United SportsCar Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 30

Nine Races, nearly 200 cars convening at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca

Packed House!

Continental Tire Monterey Grand Prix powered by Mazda logo Paddock and pit road space is at a premium this weekend at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, which means there will be no shortage of competition for the Continental Tire Monterey Grand Prix powered by Mazda. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 30

Field takes aim at points leader Benitez at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca

Can anyone catch Angel Benitez Jr.?

There’s one simple, but big, question entering the second event of the 2014 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama May 2-4 at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca.

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Apr 29

David Ostella ready for redemption at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca

Reaction to pressure and nerves can make or break a person

David Ostella insists his nerves keep him on his toes and will help deliver success when the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship returns to action May 3-4 at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca in Monterey, Calif. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 28

Record grid ready to take on challenge of Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca

Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo North American series second season

The Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo North America will continue its exciting 2014 season with two rounds May 3-4 at scenic Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca.

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Mar 11

U.S. round at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca confirmed

On California’s scenic central coast

WSBK Corkscrew GEICO Motorcycle has signed on as the presenting sponsor of the GEICO Motorcycle U.S. Round of the eni FIM Superbike World Championship which will take place on July 11-13 at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 28

Jongbloed Racing Wheels has returned to continue their support of Formula 1000 for fourth straight year

Jongbloed Racing Wheels returns to US Formula 1000 Championship

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For the 2014 season, Jongbloed Racing Wheels will be awarding a complete set of custom wheels in a random drawing to be held at the US Formula 1000 Championship season-finale race at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca this October. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 30

Sunoco Re-signs with US Formula 1000 Championship

Sunoco Hard Charger Award will be a cash prize that will be paid at every race

US Formula 1000 logo Sunoco Race Fuels is returning to the US Formula 1000 Championship in 2014 and will once again be backing the Sunoco Hard Charger Award.

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Oct 01

Young caps off solid season at Laguna Seca

Ben Young’s steadfast progress this season earned him 13th overall

Ben YoungThe GEICO Motorcycle AMA Pro Road Racing season reached its exciting conclusion this past weekend as the AMA Pro GoPro Daytona SportBike teams returned to Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca to compete on the global stage alongside the eni FIM Superbike World Championship.

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Sep 29

Laverty wins after an intense race-long battle

At Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca

WSBK - Tom Sykes Day 3Eugene Laverty (Aprilia Racing Team) has won the second race at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca in spectacular fashion in front of 41.175 excited spectators. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 28

Tom Sykes extends Championship lead after Race 1 win

WSBK Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca

WSBK - Tom Sykes Day 2Tom Sykes (Kawasaki Racing Team) has won Race 1 at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, which was eventually contested over 12 laps, rather than the scheduled 26 due to two red flags, caused by the crashes sustained firstly by Danny Eslick (Michael Jordan Motorsports Suzuki) and then by his team mate Roger Hayden. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 28

Maiden Tissot-Superpole of the season for Sylvain Guintoli

Edged out Championship leader Tom Sykes by just 0.015s

WSBK - Mazda Raceway Laguna SecaThe Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca hosted today one of the most challenging Tissot-Superpole of the season, that was won by Sylvain Guintoli (Aprilia Racing Team) at the very last minute thanks to a 1’22.683 lap-time, new Best Lap for the track.

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Sep 26

WSBK riders’ expectations made clear at Laguna Seca

World Superbike will be in action tomorrow morning for Free Practice

WSBK - Laguna Pre-event ridersThe eni FIM Superbike World Championship kick-started the twelfth round of the season, the first at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca for nine years, with a pre-event press conference involving some of the biggest names in World Superbike, the American wildcard riders as well as representatives from the AMA Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 24

Countdown is on for Laguna Seca WSBK return

The Californian track last hosted a round of the series in 2004

SBK eni Superbike Fim World Championship - WSBK logo blackThe eni FIM Superbike World Championship will be back this weekend to Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, for the twelfth round of the season.

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Sep 08

Hargrove pads points lead with Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca victory

Championship to be decided at Houston season finale

Scott HargroveCanadian Scott Hargrove strengthened his lead in the Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship Powered by Mazda this morning by virtue of a commanding victory in the Allied Building Products Grand Prix at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca.

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Sep 05

Canadian Hargrove leads USF2000 field to Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca

Los Gatos racer Alberico seeks his sixth win of the season at home track

Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship Powered by MazdaThe Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship Powered by Mazda heads west to California this weekend for the first time this season – and the first time since a pair of non-championship races were run in 2010 – with a 26-car field full of talented young chargers set to contest two races which will comprise the Allied Building Products Grand Prix at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 08

Ben Young back on track at Miller Motorsport Park

Up next for the BYR Team is a rare appearance at a Canadian track

Ben Young - MidOhioCanada’s Ben Young was back on track this past weekend at Miller Motorsports Park earning a 12th and 14th place finish.

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Feb 13

HMSA and Legends of Motorsports celebrate 50th Anniversary of McLaren Cars

Demonstration laps of historic and modern McLaren cars

McLaren 50th Anniversary LogoLegendes - HMSA logoLegends of Motorsports Powered by HMSA is pleased to announce the Inaugural west coast Legends event to take place June 15-16, 2013 at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca.  Read the rest of this entry »

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