Category archives for: Mazda Road to Indy

Rickards Moves Up To USF2000

Garth Rickards

Garth Rickards, 22, from Mechanicsburg, Pa., will compete with Team Pelfrey during the 2015 Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship Powered by Mazda season.

Max Chilton & Carlin Join Forces

Max Chilton

Max Chilton will join forces with British race team Carlin in a joint development program ahead of Carlin’s 2016 Verizon IndyCar Series ambitions.

Test Of New Indy Lights Chassis Complete

Kyle Kaiser had the fastest time during testing of the new Mazda MZR-R-powered Dallara IL-15 Indy Lights chassis in Florida. (Indy Lights Photo)

If the drivers’ comments following the first test of the new Mazda MZR-R-powered Dallara IL-15 are anything to go by, this year’s Indy Lights Presented by Cooper Tires season is likely to be a barn-burner.

Indy Lights Teams Test Mazda Power

Spencer Pigot tested Dallara's new Mazda-powered Indy Lights car on Tuesday. (Al Steinberg photo)

Five Indy Lights Presented by Cooper Tires teams and eight drivers conducted the first official test of the brand-new Mazda-powered Dallara IL-15 at Palm Beach Int’l Raceway in Jupiter, Fla. on Tuesday and Wednesday.

Legacy Autosport To Field Three F2000 Cars

F2000 logo

The newly formed Legacy Autosport will soon unveil a three-car team in the F2000 Championship Series.

Parker Chase To Tackle F1600 In 2015

Jay Howard and Parker Chase look to make waves in both karting and cars in 2015 (Photo: Chase Racing)

After testing in the open wheel formula car ranks late in 2014, New Braunfels, Texas driver Parker Chase is set to start his move up the motorsports ladder.

Swan Motorsports Joins USF2000

Swan Motorsports joins the USF2000 championship in 2015. (Swan Motorsports photo)

Swan Motorsports announced its three-car entry in the 2015 Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship Powered by Mazda on Wednesday.

Andretti Autosport Picks Tan For Pro Mazda


Weiron Tan will be the first Malaysian driver to compete for an open-wheel racing team in U.S. motorsports, as he and Andretti Autosport partner together for the 2015 Pro Mazda Championship presented by Cooper Tires campaign.

Hargrove To Test 8Star’s Indy Lights Car

Scott Hargrove, left, formed a potent, championship-winning partnership with OpenRoad Racing owner Christian Chia in 2014. (IMSA Photo)

Scott Hargrove will be one of the first to be assessed for a drive with 8Star Motorsports in the 2015 Indy Lights Series Presented by Cooper Tires in an official test at Palm Beach Int’l Raceway on Wednesday.

Grist Signs With Juncos For Pro Mazda Slate

Garrett Grist will drive for Juncos Racing in Pro Mazda competition next year. (Juncos photo)

INDIANAPOLIS – Juncos Racing announced Friday that Garett Grist will join the team for the 2015 Pro Mazda Championship Presented by Cooper Tires. Grist, 19, is the fourth and final driver to commit to the 2014 Pro Mazda Championship-winning team. The Canadian returns to the Pro Mazda Championship after completing an impressive rookie season in 2014, […]


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