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Driver Jack Beckman speaks to onlookers as rain puts a pause on Dodge Challenger racing at the Mopar Wholesale Appreciation Night, July 21, at Bandimere Speedway.
Morrison, Colo.— Mopar and Pennzoil kicked off the 37th annual Mopar Mile-High NHRA Nationals at Bandimere Speedway, July 22-24, by announcing their sponsorship of the Top Fuel Dragster driven by Don Schumacher Racing driver Leah Pritchett. “To have two great global corporations like Mopar and...
IRVINE, Calif. (July 5, 2016) – The first six rounds of the 2016 Battery Tender Global Mazda MX-5 Cup presented by BFGoodrich Tires has seen intense action and large fields.  This weekend, the battle moves North of the border when the MX-5 Cup joins the IMSA weekend at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park...
Battery Tender Global Mazda MX-5 Cup presented by BFGoodrich Tires Streaming on MazdaLive.com
IRVINE, Calif. (June 30, 2016) – To allow race fans around the world to enjoy the intense competition of the Battery Tender Global Mazda MX-5 Cup presented by BFGoodrich Tires, Mazda Motorsports has teamed up with Radio Le Mans for the balance of the 2016 season.  John Doonan, director of...
IRVINE, Calif. (June 22, 2016) – While production street cars are produced in the hundreds per day, race cars are typically handcrafted one-at-a-time, over many months.  The new Mazda MX-5 Cup race car hit a significant milestone this week with the 100th car ordered. More than 70 have been...
Texas Teenager Holds Off Multi-Car Draft to Score Second Battery Tender Global Mazda MX-5 Cup Presented by BFGoodrich Tires Win
ELKHART LAKE, Wisconsin (June 19, 2016) – The Battery Tender Global Mazda MX-5 Cup presented by BFGoodrich Tires reached the halfway point of the 2016 season with a Father’s Day doubleheader weekend at Road America. Despite tremendous pressure from the field, Nikko Reger (No. 01 Copeland...
Classic Drafting Battle in the Battery Tender Global Mazda MX-5 Cup presented by BFGoodrich Tires Round No. 5
ELKHART LAKE, WI (June 18, 2016) – Mazda family and friends were abound for Father’s Day weekend at iconic Road America for Round 5 of the Battery Tender Global Mazda MX-5 Cup presented by BFGoodrich Tires. Road America continued its tradition of excitement with 30 minutes of intense race action...
the lead in the Pro Championship standings. Round 4: The Gauntlet returned to Wall Speedway for the eleventh time as the season hits the mid-way point.  Fans witnessed a highly competitive round of competition.  The event had over 400,000 views on the Livestream. “Before heading into this event the...
Charlotte, N.C. – Martin Truex Jr. collected his first win of the season at the recent Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway May 29th. But, it wasn’t just the trip to Victory Lane that Truex and his Furniture Row Racing team celebrated, he made history leading more laps and miles than any other...
Indianapolis – Indy 500 rookie driver Alexander Rossi won the historic, centennial Indianapolis 500 race (with more than 350,000 fans at the sold-out Speedway), this past weekend. Rossi and his crew, gambling that his No. 98 NAPA Auto Parts/Curb Honda-powered Indy car had enough fuel to last the...
Long Beach, Calif. – June 4, 2016 – Formula DRIFT presented by BlackVue returned to Orlando for Round 3: Unchartered Territory.  Fredric Aasbo in the Rockstar Energy / Nexen Tire SR by Toyota tC takes the victory to move into the lead in the Pro Championship standings. Round 3: Unchartered...

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