Tag Archive: Rusty Mitchell

Oct 31

Team E spearheads paddle shifters for Firestone Indy Lights

System gets positive reviews at two different tests

IndyLightsTeam E Racing logoFour drivers and other members of several prominent Firestone Indy Lights teams made positive comments after getting a first-hand look at a new paddle-shift system that Team E Racing tested on its Firestone Indy Lights car last week. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 11

Team E’s Mitchell hopes for good luck at the tables

And in Vegas Firestone Indy Lights season finale

Rusty Mitchell 20091230IndyLightsTeam E Racing hopes its driver, Rusty Mitchell, comes away with a winning hand in Sunday’s Firestone Indy Lights season finale at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 04

Team E’s Mitchell ends up eighth

 In Kentucky Firestone Indy Lights race

IndyLightsTeam E logoTeam E Racing’s Rusty Mitchell did a masterful job to avoid getting caught up in a five-car accident at the start of Sunday’s Firestone Indy Lights race at Kentucky Speedway, and ended up finishing eighth to continue his record of never placing outside of the top 10 in an oval-track race. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 02

Conor Daly wins First Annual Visit Florida Cup and 12th podium at Road Atlanta

Martin Scuncio finishes fourth in Rookie race

After a dream season in the Star Mazda Championship presented by Goodyear, 2010 Driver Champion Conor Daly won yet another championship-the first annual Visit Florida Cup-at today’s season finale at Road Atlanta when he finished third in the race and claimed his 12th podium of the season.  Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 01

A two-lap, wet qualifying session challenges Juncos Racing drivers

Debut driver Martin Scuncio narrowly misses potential pole position

 Today’s qualifying session was anticipated to be wet, but the shortened amount of qualifying laps was what ended up being unexpected for the whole field.  After only two laps of green flag qualifying, a red flag came out which stopped the session for a good twenty minutes.  Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 30

All four Juncos Racing cars finish in Top Seven

In first official practice session at Road Atlanta

Juncos Racing successfully landed all four of its cars in the top seven positions in this morning’s first official practice session at Road Atlanta, resulting in the best all-around practice session the team has had this season.  Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 29

Juncos Racing’s Conor Daly secures Championship

With seventh race win at Mosport International Raceway

In an exciting, record-breaking and truly dominative season in the 2010 Star Mazda Championship presented by Goodyear, Juncos Racing and driver Conor Daly not only secured their seventh win, but also clinched the 2010 championship title today at Mosport International Raceway.  Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 16

GP3R: Another podium finish for Conor Daly at Grand Prix Trois-Rivieres

Mitchell and Calderon Claim More Top-Ten Results

2010-08-14_1231In a race filled with overtaking, yellow flags and challenging track conditions, Conor Daly battled with the competition at the front of the field to gain yet another podium finish for himself in the 2010 Star Mazda Championship presented by Goodyear. Daly has only finished outside the top three positions once this season in 10 total rounds thus far, his other result being fourth place at race two in New Jersey Motorsports Park on June 27.

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Aug 15

Juncos Racing’s Conor Daly nabs seventh pole position of 2010

 Conor Daly proved he is one of the fastest drivers in the 2010 Star Mazda Championship

He nabbed his seventh pole position of the season in this afternoon’s qualifying session at the Grand Prix de Trois-Rivieres in Quebec, Canada.  In this morning’s final practice session, the 18-year-old Indiana-native generated a fastest lap time of 1:01.303 which would have broken the current track record set by teammate Rusty Mitchell in 2009 had it qualified for an official lap record time (only qualifying and race lap times count towards official records.) 

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Aug 02

Conor Daly remains in front

From green to checkered to win fifth race of 2010

In yet another brilliant run, Conor Daly dominated in this afternoon’s race at Autobahn Country Club to win his fifth race of the 2010 Star Mazda Championship presented by Goodyear. He started from the pole position, led every lap from green to checkered flag and once again claimed the fastest lap of the race with a time of 2:13.299.  Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 29

Sean Burstyn reunites with Juncos Racing

For Autobahn doubleheader event this weekend

Sean Burstyn, who competed with Juncos Racing in the team’s inaugural season in the Star Mazda Championship presented by Goodyear in 2009, will reunite with the Florida-based team for this weekend’s doubleheader event at the Autobahn Country Club in Joliet, Illinois.  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

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 20

Daly dominates at Iowa Speedway

Fourth consecutive win of 2010

In an astounding and exciting 100-lap run, Conor Daly dominated tonight’s Pizza Ranch 100 at Iowa Speedway leading every lap from green to checkered, clocking in the fastest lap time of 22.095 and stealing his fourth consecutive win of the 2010 Star Mazda Championship presented by Goodyear.  Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 20

Daly collects third pole of season

New track record at Iowa Speedway

Conor Daly collected his third pole of the 2010 season in this afternoon’s qualifying session at Iowa Speedway.  With a fastest lap time of 21.933, Daly was the only car to qualify under the 22-second mark and also now holds the current track record. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 06

Rusty Mitchell joins Juncos Racing for remainder of 2010 season

A current competitor in the 2010 Star Mazda Championship

Rusty Mitchell has signed with Juncos Racing for the remainder of the 2010 Star Mazda Championship presented by Goodyear season.  A current competitor in the 2010 Star Mazda Championship, this year marks Mitchell’s second full season and third year of experience in a Formula Mazda.  The Midlands, Texas native will make his debut as a Juncos Racing driver at the Pizza Ranch 100 event at Iowa Speedway June 18-19. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 24

Star Mazda: Mikaël Grenier quickest in day one of spring training

Mikael Grenier led an Andersen Racing one-two in the opening session of Star Mazda Championship Spring Training testing

The Star Mazda Championship presented by Goodyear drivers and teams took part in their first official outing for the 2010 season on Friday (January 22), with day one of official pre-season testing at Sebing International Raceway in Florida. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 31

EFCN Top-10: Star Mazda Championship (+photos)

Dempsey ended his second season of North American racing with a series-leading five wins

Peter Dempsey might not have captured the series title as he desired, but he can certainly look back on the 2009 Star Mazda Championship as a great success. Read the rest of this entry »