Tuesday, November 16, 2010 A week ago, the Skip Barber competitors gathered together at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca to kick off the 2010-2011 Western Formula Series Season. Thomas McGregor, the biggest winner of the weekend, went home with wins in both of his first two races, and Kenton Koch and Tristan Nunez each took a win as well. Sebastian Ordonez
Monday, November 08, 2010 UPDATED Nov. 22, 2010 Lakeville, Connecticut (Nov. 8, 2010). Last year, thirty-six drivers gathered to compete at Sebring International Raceway in the 13th Annual Skip Barber Karting Shootout. Florida teens Spencer Pigot and Felix Serralles went home with the biggest prizes of the event, both winning scholarships to compete for the entire 2010 season of the
Monday, November 08, 2010 Lakeville, Connecticut (Nov. 8, 2010). Last month, Skip Barber Karting Shootout Winners and Skip Barber National drivers Spencer Pigot and Felix Serralles were announced as the winners of the Team USA Scholarship. Their competition in the Walter Hayes Trophy event at Silverstone last weekend was the final competitive experience of the scholarship. Pigot made his Grand
Wednesday, November 03, 2010 The Skip Barber Racing Winter Season is almost underway and series seats are filling up fast. The first rounds of the Skip Barber Southern Series and Western are quickly approaching and here’s a look at what’s coming up: Western Series: The Skip Barber Formula Western Series will start off the winter season at Mazda Raceway Laguna
Monday, October 25, 2010 Some say he learned about grip in the rain by scaling Manhattan skyscrapers with Spider Man during hurricane season. All we know is, he always has a Vee-Wipe visor squeegee in his pocket. He’s the Stig’s New York cousin. Many showed up days early for lapping sessions to seek an advantage on this last race weekend
Monday, October 25, 2010 HILLIARD, Ohio (Oct. 18, 2010) – The Road Racing Drivers Club (RRDC) will host its third RRDC/FIA Young Drivers Symposium at the Performance Racing Industry (PRI) Trade Show at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Fla., on Dec. 11, from 9 a.m.-12 noon. The workshop will be held on a Saturday, so students will not
Monday, October 18, 2010 Lakeville, Conn (October 18, 2010). Last month at the 13th Annual running of Petit Le Mans Road Atlanta, Skip Barber National Drivers Spencer Pigot, 17, and Felix Serralles, 18, were selected as winners in the Team USA Shootout Scholarship, both earning rides to compete in the Formula Ford Festival last weekend. Each driver each had their
Tuesday, October 26, 2010 (Braselton, GA – October 26th, 2010) Skip Barber Racing School, the premier driver training organization in the United States, and SimCraft, maker of the 3 degrees of freedom APEX simulator, today, announce a first in class partnership which will see the placement of Simcraft’s APEX motorsports simulator in the Skip Barber Racing School classroom at Road
Friday, October 15, 2010 Nobelsville, IN and Lakeville, CT – The Derek Daly Academy and Skip Barber Racing School are pleased to announce the creation of a new partnership. Effective immediately, Skip Barber Racing School will become the first Trusted Partner of the Derek Daly Academy as the Official Racing School. The Derek Daly Academy becomes the Official Driver Development
Monday, October 04, 2010 Some say he sleeps with ghosts of Gurney and Brabahm at Mid Ohio… All we know is with Halloween fast approaching he will scare small children and get any seat he wants on a subway train by simply wearing his helmet and Nomex suit. He’s the Stig’s New York cousin. Three straights attached to a tight
Sunday, October 03, 2010 Heading into the final two rounds of the BFGoodrich/Skip Barber National presented by Mazda, the championship title was still in the air, with MAZDASPEED Motorsports Development driver Spencer Pigot leading over Isaac Lyons by twenty points. By taking home the win in Round 13 at Road Atlanta, Pigot won the championship with one race to go.
Friday, October 01, 2010 Braselton, GA. (Oct 1). In typical Skip Barber fashion, the final round of the 2010 BFGoodrich/Skip Barber National Presented by Mazda at Road Atlanta proved to be yet another nail biter. Each lap, the young drivers raced incredibly close, constantly trading positions for the lead, with the final positions remaining unknown until the checker flag flew.