Tag Archive: SCCA

Apr 23

Internet video for 2014 Formula F seasons

The internet video show F1600 in Focus is back for 2014

F1600 in focus logo Formula F Championships in North America (FF), including the Pacific Formula F1600, the F1600 Championship Series and the SCCA Majors/Runoffs can look forward to a newly-formatted internet video presence starting this coming summer for the 2014 racing season. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 03

The second episode of the new internet television program for American Formula F racing has been released.

F1600 In Focus – Second Episode Released

The episode, produced by MathisenMedia and supported by F1600 FF engine manufacturer Honda Performance Development, features 23 minutes of video from the F1600 Formula F Championship Series at Road Atlanta and Lime Rock Park, the Pacific Formula F1600 Series at Buttonwillow and Fontana, and the SCCA Majors at Road America. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 04

Franklin Futrelle in for F1600 season opener at Raceworks

He is a current Skip Barber instructor

Franklin Futrelle of Augusta, Georgia, will contest his first ever F1600 Formula F Championship Series race, April 11-14 at VIRginia International Raceway, driving a Van Diemen/Honda for Raceworks.

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Apr 02

Internet Television for Formula F 2013 American Racing Season

Direct result of renewed demand and interest in the category 

Formula F Championships in North America (FF), including the Pacific Formula F1600, the F1600 Championship Series and SCCA Majors/Runoffs can look forward to an internet video presence for the 2013 racing season.

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Aug 22

Auto GP to race on the full road course in Sonoma

In one month time Auto GP will start the engines in Sonoma for the first North American race in its history

Auto GP World SeriesSonomaAfter an inspection carried out by Formula One race director Charlie Whiting it has been confirmed that the layout for the weekend will be the full road course, including the Carousel chicane (turn 7a), the motorcycling chicane (turn 9a) and the final hairpin (turn 11), for a total lap distance of 4.025 metres. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 10

Jeffrey Bartz enters F1600 Championship

Sixteen-year-old Jeffrey Bartz has big plans

F1600 F Championship logoSixteen-year-old Jeffrey Bartz has big plans, and those start with the 2012 F1600 Formula F Championship Series, which he will contest with a Van Diemen/Honda. Bartz’s interest in racing began at age five at a local kart track in Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin.  Since then he has won over 90 feature races and 11 karting championships. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 04

Black Watch Racing Group to Field Two Cars

Black Watch will run two cars this season

Black Watch Racing Group will contest the 2012 F1600 Formula F Championship Series season with a two car team made up of Dan Murphy and F1600 race winner Jim Goughary. The duo will race the team’s freshly rebuilt Van Diemen/Hondas for the full six-event, 12-race 2012 schedule.

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Jan 05

Joe Griffin Joins Atlantic Championship Series

The new Atlantic Championship Series, operated by Formula Race Promotions, has appointed Joe Griffin as technical director.

Griffin brings years of Atlantic car experience to the Series, having been involved with the class going back to the Formula B days, and working for a former version of the Series from 1983 to 2006.

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Dec 20

Black Watch Racing Group to F1600

Black Watch Racing Group  joining the F1600 Series for 2012

Black Watch Racing Group has announced that it will contest the 12-round, six-weekend 2012 F1600 Formula F Championship Series season with a pair of Van Diemen/Hondas. The team is a newcomer to the F1600 Series, but ran a SCCA Formula F program in 2011, including an entry at the National Championship Runoffs.

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Dec 16

CTCC unveils its new B-Spec Class

Experience the rush of touring car racing!

CCTCC logo 2011CTCC - B-Spec ClassWith the ambition of providing a complete and integrated Championship, the Castrol Canadian Touring Car Championship presented by Continental Tire (CTCC) reveals today its new and more accessible race category: the B-Spec Class.

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Dec 15

Atlantic Championship Series launching for 2012

A six-round, three-event Championship is planned for 2012.

Atlantic Championship Series logo2008-06-29_0266Formula Race Promotions has announced the formation of the Atlantic Championship Series for SCCA-legal Formula Atlantic race cars. The Series will be run in conjunction with the highly successful F2000 Championship Series and F1600 Formula F Championship Series, sanctioned by SCCA Pro Racing.

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May 07

Connery on Road Atlanta Pole (+result)

Connery backed up his win yesterday with a pole. Rémy Audette fourth on grid !

F2000 new logoKyle Connery won pole for this afternoon’s final F2000 race of the weekend at Road Atlanta, lowering the track record in the process with a lap of 1:25.042 around the 2.54-mile road course. Read the rest of this entry »

May 05

Thursday testing notebook from Road Atlanta

Alegra’s new RFR

F2000 new logoOne of the worst kept secrets in the F2000 paddock, the #24 Alegra Motorsprots RFR/Zetec, officially turned some of its first laps today with Brazilian Fabio Orsolon behind the wheel. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 23

F1000 Pro Series announces sponsors and schedule for 2011

Racers will compete for championship points based on in-class finishing positions

F1000 Pro SeriesGoodYear RacingThe F1000 Pro Series announces that Goodyear Racing Tires, Williams Racing Development, and George Dean Racing Engines will be title sponsors of the 2011 F1000 Pro Series. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 21

Runoffs return to Road America

The Runoffs is the largest annual amateur road-racing event in the world

Road racing champions will be decided this week at Road America as drivers from around the country participate in the SCCA National Championship Runoffs® Presented by Subway, September 23-26, 2010.  Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 15

New series sponsors announced

For Ontario Formula Ford Championship

Ontario Formula FordThe Ontario Formula Ford Championship is pleased to announce new series sponsors, awards, and an exciting new format and date of the 2010 Can Am Cup. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 25

USF2000: 2010 car package impresses at Sebring

Baker tested a 2010 Van Diemen updated with many new components

Jonny Baker was pleased with both the Cooper Tires compounds and Performance Friction brakes during testing at Sebring. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 02

SCCA Club Racing: Varacins named recipient of Mark Donohue Award

At SCCA runoffs

Michael Varacins, of Burlington, Wis., was selected as the 39th annual recipient of the prestigious Road Racing Drivers Club Mark Donohue Award at the SCCA National Championship Runoffs this past weekend at Road America in Elkhart Lake, Wis. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 17

Sports Cars and Motorcycles in action this weekend

At Miller Motorsports Park

Whether you like your racing on two wheels or four, there will be something for everyone this weekend, June 19-21, at Miller Motorsports Park. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 29

F2000 Championship: ZSports Midwest signs Searcy

Benjamin Searcy will make his F2000 Championship Series debut

With 2008 series race winners ZSports Midwest. Read the rest of this entry »

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