For the Behind the Zoom look into why this program was developed, and what it will look like, including the four pillars to building and safeguarding parity, check out the two PDFs inside.
2021 marks the 16th year of the Mazda MX-5 Cup Shootout, which will take place October 20–21 at Sebring International Raceway in Sebring, FL.
Drivers from numerous racing disciplines have earned their nominations to compete for one of three scholarships to assist in running the 2022 Idemitsu MX-5 Cup presented by BFGoodrich® Tires championship
Twenty-two down to nine
Mazda Motorsports has long offered the staples of its manufacturer support at the SCCA National Championship Runoffs, such as parts support, technical expertise, contingency awards, pro coaching and an annual dinner for its racers.
Tuesday night, Mazda Motorsports and Spec MX-5 Challenge, LLC held a call with several Spec MX-5 racers, teams and prospects on the East Coast to discuss the program’s growth. Earlier in the month, a call was held with the West Coast group (summary found here). The highlights: Anna Osburn, who runs the operations and promotions […]
September 23, 2021 — Mazda Motorsports, the National Auto Sport Association (NASA), and Toyo Tires are excited to announce the 22 go-karters nominated to compete at this year’s Spec MX-5 Shootout and go on to represent Mazda’s factory club racing team next year in the Spec MX-5 Challenge presented by Toyo Tires race series as […]
Pricing update for Mazda Team Support Program members only
Contingency and other benefits await Mazda racers at the NASA Championships this weekend
Racers and teams were invited to join Mazda Motorsports and Spec MX-5 Challenge, LLC’s one-hour conference call to share updates about SMX for 2022, with the focus on introducing the West Coast-based SMX teams to the community
“The Toyo has the most consistency along multiple heat cycles,” says Joshua Smith, technical development lead for Mazda Motorsports
Desire to go road racing? Based on your current experience, there are five paths to earn your competition license with the National Auto Sport Association (NASA)
A three-way battle
Which sport, other than racing, can you name where competitors on other teams help you beat them?
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.
Spec MX-5 Challenge presented by Toyo Tires is “THE Driver Development Series”
Florida prep shop near Daytona International Speedway caters primarily to Spec Miata racers
Pro racer and Mazda Motorsports coach, Tom Long, attended the Southeast Region race at Road Atlanta of the Spec MX-5 Challenge Series presented by Toyo Tires; this is his take, as seen on TomLongRacing.com
Giveaway supports national nonprofit’s mission to provide care packages for cancer patients
Spec Miata special race opportunity – message from the sanctioning body