Sunday, April 26, 2009 Brett Smrz (36), Connor de Phillippi (58), Felipe Polehtto (49) and others, Turn Three, race one. More photos below… ALTON, Va. (April 26) – In rounds three and four of the BFGoodrich/Skip Barber National Presented by Mazda at Virginia International Raceway, the racing was typically frantic and fraught with action. Drafting, passing and lead changes galore
Friday, April 24, 2009 Young Brazilian Felipe Polehtto, third in points after the first two races, took the pole for round three at VIR by nearly a second. More photos below ALTON, Va. (April 24) – At Virginia International Raceway, second-year man Felipe Polehtto ran the fewest number of laps in qualifying for round three of the BFGoodrich/Skip Barber National
Saturday, April 11, 2009 A week after their counterparts on the left coast completed their 2008/2009 campaigns, the drivers of the Skip Barber Southern Race Series and MAZDASPEED Challenge South returned to Sebring International Raceway for their season finales. Two MAZDASPEED Motorsports Development drivers, Dennis Trebing and Justin Piscitell picked up their respective series titles; the first for Trebing as
Friday, April 10, 2009 The 2009 Lime Rock Park Open House was the public introduction to Skip Barber’s 2009 fleet of Racing and Driving School cars and the KTM 990 Super Duke like those featured in the all new Skip Barber Superbike School Powered by KTM. (Display bikes courtesy Moroney’s Cycles, New Windsor, N.Y.) Skip Barber Racing School, LLC opened
Thursday, April 09, 2009 Skip Barber Racing School, LLC announced the launching of a new website for the Skip Barber Superbike School Powered by KTM. The launch of www.skipbarbersuperbikeschool.com coincides with the opening of registration for the all new Two Day Superbike School, which premieres April 23rd at California’s Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, home of the MotoGP Red Bull U.
Saturday, April 04, 2009 The Skip Barber Western Race Series and MAZDASPEED Challenge West wrapped up their 2008-2009 campaigns this past weekend at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. Coming into the finale it was a two-way battle for the formula car title between Michael Ramies, who held a five-point advantage over Emil Sildos, with Kyle Gimple still having a mathematical chance