Category archives for: Mazda Road to Indy

Alberico Controls Pro Mazda Show

Neil Alberico claimed Saturday's Pro Mazda Championship opener on the Streets of St. Petersburg, Fla. (Pro Mazda Photo)

Neil Alberico began his sophomore campaign in the Pro Mazda Championship Presented by Cooper Tires with a dominant victory for St. Petersburg-based Cape Motorsports with Wayne Taylor Racing in Saturday’s Allied Building Products Grand Prix of St. Petersburg.

It’s All Eidson In USF2000 Opener

Jake Eidson dominated Saturday's USF2000 Championship opener on the Streets of St. Petersburg, Fla. (Al Steinberg Photo)

Second-year Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship Powered by Mazda driver Jake Eidson scored a flawless victory for Pabst Racing in the opening round of the season in the Cooper Tires Grand Prix of St. Petersburg on Saturday.

Pro Mazda Racer Hurt In St. Petersburg

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Paralyzed racer Michael Johnson was transported to a local hospital in St. Petersburg, Fla., after being injured in a practice crash prior to the season opening event for the Pro Mazda Championship.

Thompson Set For USF2000 Debut

Canadian rookie Parker Thompson will make the transition from international karting to the Mazda Road to Indy this year, and will make his official USF2000 debut this weekend at the Grand Prix of St. Petersburg. (IMS Photo)

Canadian Parker Thompson will make the jump from international karting to the Mazda Road to Indy this season, piloting his No. 80 JDC MotorSports entry in the opening round of the Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship Powered by Mazda this weekend in St. Petersburg, Fla.

Pelfrey Confirms Pro Mazda Drivers

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On the heels of victory in the recent Cooper Tires Pro Mazda Winterfest mini-series, Team Pelfrey has confirmed that teenagers Patricio “Pato” O’Ward and Santiago “Santi” Urrutia will contest the entire Pro Mazda Championship Presented by Cooper Tires, which begins with a pair of races March 28-29 just a few miles from the team’s base in St. Petersburg, Fla.

Brabham, Andretti Unite For Indy Lights

Matt Brabham, right, will race for Andretti Autosport in the Indy Lights opener at St. Petersburg, Fla. (Brabham photo)

Matt Brabham will make a return to Indy Lights for the first event of the 2015 season at St. Petersburg, Fla. March 27-29 with Andretti Autosport.

Dapero Joins Juncos Racing

Bruno Palli, E.J. Viso, Ricardo Juncos and Diego Ferreira pose by one of the team's Star Mazda Championship race cars.

Nicholas Dapero has joined the Juncos Racing Driver Development Program for the 2015 season. Dapero will spend his time in the program learning the Mazda Road to Indy ladder series both on and off track through the guidance of Juncos Racing.

Anderson Gains Indy Lights Support

Hull & Knarr will back the Indy Lights entry driven by Scott Anderson in 2015.

Scott Anderson, driver of the No. 77 Schmidt Peterson Motorsport (SPM) Indy Lights car, has signed a new commercial partnership with Hull & Knarr of Indianapolis, Ind.

Aitken Is Pro Mazda’s Winter King

Weiron Tan (22) leads eventual Pro Mazda Winterfest champion Jack Aitken during action Thursday at Barber Motorsports Park. (Pro Mazda Photo)

Just as Team Pelfrey’s Jack Aitken predicted following the first two rounds of the Cooper Tires Winterfest at NOLA Motorsports Park last week, the outcome of the Pro Mazda Championship portion of the pre-season mini-series went all the way down to the wire.

Jamin Takes USF2000 Portion Of Winterfest

Nico Jamin captured the Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship portion of Winterfest on Thursday at Barber Motorsports Park. (USF2000 Photo)

A dramatic pair of races today in bitterly cold conditions at Barber Motorsports Park saw young Frenchman Nico Jamin of Cape Motorsports with Wayne Taylor Racing edge Brazilian Victor Franzoni to the fifth annual Cooper Tires Winterfest title.

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