Tag Archive: Miller Motorsports Park

Sep 15

Last to first; Andrew Ranger wins Utah Grand Prix feature race

In only his second appearance this year in the NASCAR K&N Pro Series West

2013-09-14-31Canadian driver Andrew Ranger, driving the No. 53 Waste Management Bagster Dodge, came from last place on the grid to win the NASCAR K&N Pro Series West race, the feature event of the seventh annual iON Camera Utah Grand Prix at Miller Motorsports Park.

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May 29

Young finishes a commendable 21st after a challenging weekend at Miller Motorsports Park

Up next is the Subway SuperBike Doubleheader at Road America, Elkhart Lake, WI – June 1-3.

2012-05-28-061Miller Motorsports Park logoBYR\FOGI Racing’s Ben Young battled through a variety of challenges to earn a commendable 21st place finish at this past weekend’s AMA Pro Road Racing GoPro Daytona SportBike race at Miller Motorsports Park.

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May 28

Checa up and down as Melandri wins another

Carlos Checa (Althea Racing Ducati) and Marco Melandri (BMW Motorrad Motorsport) took one race victory apiece

SBK - Monday_Race2_podiumSBK - Monday_Melandri_actionOn a sunny race day at Miller Motorsports Park the sixth round of the eni FIM Superbike World Championship delivered some great action and two different race winners to the 49,000 strong weekend crowd. In a landmark day for the series, race one saw World Superbike reach its 600th individual race mark.

(Flagworld’s photo album)

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May 27

Smrz scores his first pole of the season

Earning the perfect starting place for Monday’s two SBK races.

SBK - Sunday_Smrz_Superpole_TissotSBK ENI Superbike logoJakub Smrz (Liberty Racing Team Effenbert Ducati) scored his first Tissot-Superpole win of the season after setting a lap time of 1 minute 47.626 seconds in the last of three sessions. It was his second career pole position in this class, following the one he obtained back in 2009 at Misano. Despite a few spots of rain appearing on the riders’ visors during a dry Superpole contest Smrz rode with full pace right at the end to earn the perfect starting place for Monday’s two SBK races.

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May 25

Team Myers wins DRIFT BigM Superbike Super Celebrity Mega Kart Showdown

Upstart Female Racer Shocks the World’s Best

Miller Motorsports Park logoMiller Motorsports Park -- Team Myers Wins Celebrity Kart RaceTeam Myers, comprised of 18-year-old AMA Pro Motorcycle-Superstore.com SuperSport racer Elena Myers, Kevin Cruise of U92 Radio in Salt Lake City, SSgt. Kyle Perry of the Utah Air National Guard and fan Ryan Bergeson of Grand Junction, Colo., won today’s Second Annual DRIFT BigM Superbike Super Celebrity Mega Kart Showdown at Miller Motorsports Park. Read the rest of this entry »

May 25

Rea out, Aoyama in for BigM Superbike Super Celebrity Mega Kart Showdown at Miller Motorsports Park

Honda teammates swap seats 

Miller Motorsports Park logo2011-05-30Jonathan Rea, who rides the No. 65 Honda CBR1000RR for the Honda World Superbike Team in the FIM Superbike World Championship, will be unable to participate in today’s Second Annual DRIFT BigM Superbike Super Celebrity Mega Kart Showdown at Miller Motorsports Park. As a result, his teammate, Hiroshi Aoyama, who rides the team’s No. 4 entry, will take his place.  Read the rest of this entry »

May 24

Miller Motorsports Park up next for Ben Young

During the BigM Weekend on May 26-28

Ben Young 2Miller Motorsports Park logoAfter missing the third round of the 2012 AMA Pro Road Racing season at Infineon Raceway, BYR/FOGI Racing’s Ben Young is eager to get back in the mix this weekend as AMA Pro Road Racing returns to Miller Motorsports Park in Tooele Valley, Utah for the BigM Weekend on May 26-28.  Read the rest of this entry »

May 23

High plains drifting for WSBK at Miller Motorsports Park

As is tradition, the two races will be held on Monday 28th May, Memorial Day

SBK ENI Superbike logoMiller Motorsports Park logo

In the wake of two fantastic races at Donington that saw five different riders and four different manufacturers vying for the win right down to the wire, the eni FIM Superbike World Championship is now heading towards the Utah high plains for the sixth of the 14 rounds in this year’s calendar.

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May 03

Ben Young to miss this Weekend’s race at Infineon Raceway

“It was a very difficult decision to not make the trip to Infineon Raceway” – Scott Young

Ben YoungBen Young 2AMA Pro GoPro Daytona Sportbike competitor Ben Young and the BYR/Fogi Racing team unfortunately will not be competing at this weekend’s third round of the 2012 AMA Pro Road Racing series being held at Infineon Raceway located in the Sonoma Valley in Northern California. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 30

IMSA GT3 Cup Challenge by Yokohama Race 2 Report

Utah Grand Prix

2012-04-27_00832012-04-27_0078Sean Johnston gave pole-sitter and hometown favorite Madison Snow a run for his money at the end of the IMSA GT3 Cup Challenge by Yokohama series second race in the Utah Grand Prix, but he came up half a second short of stopping Snow from collecting his second victory of the weekend.

(Flagworld’s Utah Grand Prix photo album)

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Apr 29

IMSA GT3 Cup Challenge by Yokohama Race 1 Report

Utah Grand Prix

Porsche IMSA GT3 Cup Challenge by Yokohama Series logoMiller Motorsports Park logoThe clear, sunny skies over Miller Motorsports Park couldn’t hold back the rush of a sudden “Snow-storm” during the IMSA GT3 Cup Challenge by Yokohama at the Utah Grand Prix today. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 27

IMSA GT3 Cup Challenge by Yokohama qualifying report

Utah Grand Prix

IMSA GT3 Cup Challenge by Yokohama qualifying for the Utah Grand Prix was a display of young talent flexing its muscles to break Miller Motorsports Park track records. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 26

IMSA GT3 Cup Challenge by Yokohama event preview

Cooper Tires Prototype Lites Powered by Mazda event preview

Porsche IMSA GT3 Cup Challenge by Yokohama Series logoCooper Tires Prototype Lites logoThe poetry in motion of a Porsche racing is not a common sight, but Utah residents will be in for a treat when 27 Porsche 911 GT3 Cup cars gather to race at Miller Motorsports Park this weekend at the Utah Grand Prix. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 03

Miller Motorsports Park Presents: The Quest for 200

 Who Will Be First? Who Will Be Fastest?

SBK logoMiller Motorsports Park logoWhen the FIM Superbike World Championship returns to Miller Motorsports Park for the BigM Weekend, May 26-28, the possibility exists that history will be made, and fans can win big prizes with a little educated guesswork.  Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 16

Nunez, Tucker go back-to-back in Sebring rounds of Prototype Lites

Series Moves to Miller Motorsports Park in Utah for Rounds 3 & 4 in April

Cooper Tire Prototype Lites logoRookie Tristan Nunez made a statement in the opening rounds of the Cooper Tires Prototype Lites Powered by Mazda series, dominating both races at Sebring (Fla.) International Raceway during the 60th Anniversary of the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Fueled by Fresh from Florida. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 10

DRIFT Named Official POV Camera of Miller Motorsports Park

POV Camera manufacturer signs multi-faceted agreement

Miller Motorsports Park logoMiller motorsports racewayMiller Motorsports Park has signed an agreement with DRIFT that names DRIFT as the Official Point-of-View (POV) Camera of Miller Motorsports Park.

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Oct 19

Yamaha Champions Riding School announces 2012 schedule

High Performance Motorcycle Riding Schools available in Utah and Nevada

Miller Motorsports Park logo2011-05-30-0238The Yamaha Champions Riding School (YCRS), based at Miller Motorsports Park, will continue the tradition of offering two-day and three-day classes at two locations during the 2012 season.

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Oct 17

Miller Motorsports Park announces 2012 major events

The 2012 schedule will be roughly the same as the previous year’s, with a few minor tweaks.

2011-05-30-0210Miller Motorsports ParkOfficials at Miller Motorsports Park have announced their major events for the 2012 season, with season tickets going on sale immediately.

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Aug 10

TTXGP added to Bike Fest Weekend at Miller Motorsports Park

Electric racing motorcycles add futuristic counterpoint to vintage and contemporary competition

2011-05-30-0207Miller Motorsports ParkTTXGP, the world’s premier electric motorcycle championship, has been added to the lineup for Miller Motorsports Park’s 2011 Bike Fest, which will take place September 3-4, 2011.

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Jul 28

Yamaha Champions Riding School to Conduct school

‘Mini-School’ During Yamaha Appreciation Days

Miller Park Yamaha School2011-06-05_ 28The Yamaha Champions Riding School will conduct a “mini-school” for participants in the Yamaha Appreciation Days, which will take place at Miller Motorsports Park August 13-14. Read the rest of this entry »

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