Tag Archive: New Jersey Motorsports Park

Jun 02

‘I think this car is built to win here’ – Andrew Ranger

Brian Wong finished second, Matt Tifft third

ARCA logo Andrew Ranger got by Justin Boston with 14 laps remaining in Sunday’s Great Railing 150 at New Jersey Motorsports Park, then sailed to a 17-second victory. It’s his fourth consecutive win at the spacious, 2.25-mile road course. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 23

Zach Craigo looks to 2013 season, more success

“For 2013, the goal is to make it to every race” – Craigo

F2000 Championship Series logoFor Colorado’s Zach Craigo, 2012 marked a milestone, with two career-best finishes of fourth at New Jersey Motorsports Park and Summit Point Raceway in the No. 18 Van Diemen from Front Range Motorsports. It was a solid improvement for the 27-year-old, who ran six out of the seven events after a few seasons with select races entered. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 10

1-2-3 for Team Octane at Trois-Rivières

Team Octane had an incredibly successful weekend, for the 43rd edition of the historical Grand-Prix de Trois-Rivières.

2012-08-03_00552012-08-03_0086Michel Sallenbach, Paul Gravel, Adam Isman and Alain Lauzière were all behind the wheel of MINI GENUINE PARTS MINI Cooper race cars for the Trifluvien weekend, which was run under extremely hot and humid weather conditions. They were also joined for this race by local veteran driver Claude Houde.

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Mar 30

John McCusker Enters F1600 Series

Add another young aspiring racer to the F1600 field.

John McCusker, son of longtime F2000 veteran Jeff McCusker, will enter the 2012 F1600 Formula F Championship Series in a Van Diemen/Honda. The 16 year old will take over his father’s car, which has been converted to F1600 spec, as Jeff moves onto a RFR in F2000 competition. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 26

Potter and Stanton survive the heat to finish eighth (+photo)

In New Jersey Motorsports Park

John Potter -  Craig StantonMagnus Racing PorscheJohn Potter, Craig Stanton, and the new look Magnus Racing Porsche showed up ready for battle and very hydrated for Sunday’s American Red Cross 250 at New Jersey Motorsports Park. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 19

Magnus Racing slips into camouflage to storm the Jersey Shore

For the first time, the team will do away with its traditional white and green

Magnus Racing in blackMagnus Racing Homestead 2011-04-04It will be a new look Magnus Racing Porsche 911 GT3 Cup that rolls off the transporter in Milleville, New Jersey for the American Red Cross 250 at New Jersey Motorsports Park next weekend. Read the rest of this entry »

May 24

Andrew Ranger wins Arca Racing Series debut race

A dream weekend for Two-time NASCAR Canadian Tire Series Champion Andrew Ranger

njmpvl.jpgARCA logoOn Saturday, he clocked fastest times in both practice sessions and claimed the qualifying Pole Award presented by Ansell when he turned the fastest lap; On Sunday, he won the Modspace 150 race held at New Jersey Motorsport Park as he made his career debut in the ARCA Racing Series. Read the rest of this entry »

May 22

Andrew Ranger wins ModSpace 150 at New Jersey

In his 1st ARCA Race

njmpvl.jpgARCA logoAndrew Ranger’s debut in the ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards was not a typical first race for a new driver in the series, but then again, Ranger is not simply a typical driver. Read the rest of this entry »

May 01

Andrew Ranger finishes 20th in K&N Pro Series West event

Andrew Ranger finishes 22nd in K&N Pro Series East event

2011-04-30-00282011-04-30-0032On Saturday, two-time NASCAR Canadian Tire Series Champion Andrew Ranger turned the fastest lap of the 34-car field in the NASCAR K&N PRO Series West event held at Miller Motorsport Park earning the Coors Light Pole Award. Subsequently, in the race, he finished 20th with two laps down to the winner after leading 17 of the 63 laps race.

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Jan 13

Yamaha Champions Riding School announces 2011 schedule

Schools available in Utah, Nevada and New Jersey

Miller Park Yamaha SchoolMiller Motorsports ParkThe Yamaha Champions Riding School, based at Miller Motorsports Park, will offer classes at three different locations during the 2011 season. In addition to its home location at Miller Motorsports Park in Tooele, Utah, the YCRS will also offer schools at Las Vegas Motor Speedway and New Jersey Motorsports Park. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 11

Trois-Rivieres GP: Magnus Racing goes to Quebec to say ‘Bonjour, veuillez répondre à nos vert Porsche’

“Everyone kept saying how Trois-Rivieres was such a party, and such a great time” -Keen

Magnus Racing 20100424  VIR Their French may not be that good, but John Potter and Leh Keen can’t wait to get across the border to compete in this weekend’s Grand Prix de Trois-Rivieres, held on a temporary street circuit at Terrain de l’Exposition in Trois Rivieres, Quebec, Canada. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 28

Menezes prepares to defend home turf at WSK World Series in New-Jersey

Californian to compete in the United States for second round of WSK World Series

This weekend, the second stop of the inaugural WSK World Series will visit the United States, bringing the best drivers from all over the world together. American Gustavo Menezes has been making a name for himself in Europe for the past few seasons after numerous successful years as a Junior driver in North American karting. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 20

Pigot extends Skip Barber National Championship lead

Florida teenager added two pole positions and two second place finishes at New Jersey Motorsports Park

Spencer Pigot’s quest for BF Goodrich/Skip Barber National Presented by Mazda championship glory took another step forward this past weekend (July 17-18) when the highly-rated American added two additional podium finishes to his 2010 racing resume. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 19

Gurney passes Pruett with two laps remaining to score first victory of 2010

In NJMP 250 Bomarito and Tremblay lead Top-Four Mazda sweep in GT

With three minutes remaining Sunday at New Jersey Motorsports Park, Scott Pruett and Memo Rojas were looking to make GRAND-AM Rolex Sports Car Series presented by Crown Royal Cask No. 16 history. Then, Alex Gurney and Jon Fogarty made some history of their own. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 17

Pacific Mobile/Biosign car to start third in New Jersey

Team planning patient run before striking late in the race

AIM Autosport’s Pacific Mobile/Biosign Ford Riley #61 will start tomorrow’s NJMP 250 presented by Crown Royal from third place following this afternoon’s qualifying session at New Jersey Motorsports Park. After an exciting battle that saw several drivers hold the top spot, Mark Wilkins secured the inside position of the row two for the start of the 2h 45m race. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 15

AIM Autosport hopes to restore form in New Jersey

Drivers confident of competitive effort and good result

AIM Autosport is looking forward to restoring its form this weekend when its Pacific Mobile/Biosign Ford Riley races at the New Jersey Motorsports Park in the ninth round of the GRAND-AM Rolex Sports Car Series presented by Crown Royal Cask No. 16. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 01

Two more Star Mazda top ten for the Phillippi in New-Jersey

MAZDASPEED Motorsports-backed racer narrowly missed his first series podium finish with a fourth place in Round Six

American open-wheel up-and-comer Connor De Phillippi further established himself as one of the most consistent front-runners in the Star Mazda Championship Presented by Goodyear this weekend (June 26-27), finishing fourth and eighth in Rounds Six and Seven at New Jersey Motorsports Park. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 30

Star Mazda win for JDC Motorsports

In New Jersey doubleheader

Lara scored his first series win in race one of the doubleheader, while O’Neill and Kraut added Expert Series and Masters Series wins in the Garden state. JDC MotorSports returned to victory lane in the Star Mazda Championship presented by Goodyear over the weekend (June 26-27), capturing the Round Six win at New Jersey Motorsports Park. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 29

Honda offers lucrative contingency awards

It joins Grand-Am as Official Promotional Partner

The impressive number of auto manufacturers to partner with GRAND-AM Road Racing in 2010 continues to grow, as the sanctioning body added another blue-chip partner with the announcement today that American Honda through its racing arm, Honda Performance Development, has signed on as the newest “Official Promotional Partner of GRAND-AM.” Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 28

McKenna wins Sunday’s USF2000 race

At New Jersey Motorsports Park

Patrick McKenna capitalized on polesitter Sage Karam’s mistake and posted his second victory of the season in the “Cooper Tires Presents the USF2000 National Championship Powered by Mazda” Sunday afternoon on the Thunderbolt Raceway course at New Jersey Motorsports Park.  Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 28

Pole sitter Conor Daly battles New Jersey Motorsports Park for position

Tatiana Calderon delivers Top-Ten and best race of career

Though Conor Daly snatched both pole positions during the doubleheader event at New Jersey Motorsports Park this weekend, he managed to find a load of trouble in both races.  In yesterday’s race, Daly was falsely penalized for jumping the start, and in today’s race, Daly lost his spot at the front of the grid at the start of the race to Andersen Racing’s Tristan Vautier.  Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 27

Star Mazda officials apologize to Conor Daly

For false penalty
 
Star Mazda Championship officials apologized to Conor Daly this morning for making an incorrect call regarding his penalty in the race at New Jersey Motorsports Park yesterday afternoon. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 27

Mixed results for AIM Autosport in New Jersey

Pegram learns while Ostella is hit and charging Bowlin spins

There were mixed results for AIM Autosport’s Formula Mazda drivers this afternoon as they competed in the first of two races at New Jersey Motorsports Park. After a morning qualifying session, round 8 of the Star Mazda Championship presented by Goodyear started at 3:00pm. A total of 29 laps were run during the 45-minute timed race. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 27

Daly surges through field after penalty to finish on podium

Calderon races hard to finish just outside the Top-Ten

Race one at New Jersey Motorsports Park was an action-packed, dramatic 29-lap event for the Juncos Racing driver trio.  Conor Daly started today’s race from the pole position for the fourth time this season and had a great start, maintaining his lead over the rest of the field.  Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 24

AIM Autosport to field Superbike competitor Larry Pegram

Motorcycle racer to make 4-wheel debut in Formula Mazda

AIM Autosport is proud to welcome AMA Superbike competitor Larry Pegram to it’s Formula Mazda driver line up this weekend to compete in a pair of races in the in the Star Mazda Championship presented by Goodyear. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 22

Juncos Racing drivers Conor Daly and Tatiana Calderon featured on F1Weekly.com

Team is now getting ready for New Jersey

Juncos Racing drivers Conor Daly, 18, and Tatiana Calderon, 17, were recently interviewed for a feature podcast on www.f1weekly.com.  The interview, conducted by F1Weekly Correspondent Nasir Hameed, is now up and available for download at www.f1weekly.com, podcast number 435.  Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 15

Bennett Racing makes significant modifications

To its No. 56 Ferrari with eye toward future

Since Bennett Racing’s inaugural GRAND-AM Rolex Sports Car Series presented by Crown Royal Cask No. 16 appearance in the Bosch Engineering 250 at Virginia International Raceway in April, the team has been hard at work making significant modifications to its No. 56 Ferrari F430 Challenge in an effort to bring the car’s performance more in line with its many world class competitors in the GT class. Read the rest of this entry »

May 27

Weidner joins Compass360 for Mustang Challenge Run

Veteran Porsche Racer Switches to Ford Power with a Goal of Race Wins

Compass360 Racing (C360R) announced the addition of a Mustang Challenge effort to its stable, which will run alongside the team’s championship-winning Grand-Am Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge program. Read the rest of this entry »

May 18

Ouimet climbs ladder to take 2nd place in VW Jetta TDI Cup round 3

Top rookie finisher moves up to 2nd in the Series Championship standings

It didn’t take long for rookie Arie Ouimet to get acclimated and rise to the top ranks in this year’s VW Jetta TDI Cup series.  In just his third start in the series, Ouimet took second place – the best among rookies.  Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 30

Yamaha Champions Riding School hits the road

At selected off-site racing venues during April and May

The Yamaha Champions Riding School, based at Miller Motorsports Park, is offering a series of unique training sessions at selected off-site racing venues during April and May.  Read the rest of this entry »

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