Last night, Mazda Motorsports and Spec MX-5 Challenge, LLC held a call with several Spec MX-5 racers, teams and prospects to discuss the program’s growth.
Spec MX-5 Challenge, in technical partnership with Mazda Motorsports, proudly announces the ongoing relationship with presenting and tire partner, Toyo Tires, through the 2022 racing season. This comes following two on-track tests with five tire manufacturers, technical partners, Mazda Motorsports, Mazda Motorsports’ factory drivers, and Spec MX-5 Challenge racers in participation.
Following that intensity, we must remember what these experienced and young racers are fighting for. There are $5K scholarships for the five champs leading up to the national championship, in addition to the six-figures on offer during the regular season plus $70K in scholarships at the championship event. As drivers look to make their mark, I promise you we haven’t heard the last of some of the West regions brightest. We expect to see continuous jumps, especially for the top-three.
AUSTIN, August 25, 2021 – Southeast and Northeast racers prepare for the final crossover event weekend of the season. The Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course will host Spec MX-5 Challenge Aug. 28-29, 2021 for three races, with one and two counting towards the championship. With only three event weekends following, racers will be looking to make their mark.
Today Spec MX-5 Challenge in partnership with Pagid Racing announce nominations for the Crew Member of the Year award are open. Racers and team members alike are encouraged to submit their choice for the 2021 season. Is there a crew member that has positively impacted you and your team’s performance? Let us know.
Spec MX-5 Challenge competitors have often seen the positives of this series from their first drive. The financial and coaching support that can come in an event weekend is un-rivaled. We are a series for the racer by racers.