Author Archives: Mike Gillilan

Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca turns 60 this year

By | February 14, 2017

Famed race track Mazda Racway Laguna Seca turns 60 this year. Sixty years. Think about that for a moment. Vehicles of all shapes and sizes have run across its blacktop for 60 years. Some of the legends that have tried their hand at conquering the track include Moss, Gurney, Andretti, Rainey, Brabham, Rahal, Rossi, McLaren, Shelby… just to […]

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Mitime Group agrees to manage UMC, withdraws from purchasing

By | January 23, 2017

For all those Utah Motorsports Campus / Miller Motorsports Park fans out there, an update to the continued drama over the ownership of the faculty. It appears that Mitime Group has agreed to run facility through 12/31/17, but has withdrawn its plan on purchasing the 511-acre facility, stating the strengthening US dollar and the delay […]

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The Sights & Sounds of Petit Le Mans

By | October 19, 2016

Ah, Petit Le Mans. Season ender for IMSA/WeatherTech SportsCar Championship. Ten hours of heart pumping, chest pounding action. Racing so hard, they literally tore up the track! Talk about a long Full Course Yellow! Hit full screen and turn up the sound!  

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PWC Announces Provisional 2017 Calendar

By | July 29, 2016

  Pirelli World Challenge released their provisional 2017 calendar today. Enjoy! —- Eleven GT Production Racing Weekends include Prestigious Motorsports Circuits   LEXINGTON, Ohio  – WC Vision, producers of the exciting Pirelli World Challenge, today announced its provisional plans for the 2017 Pirelli World Challenge Championships with new series outlines and schedule for North America’s biggest […]

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Racing News: New Porsche 911 RSR enters testing phase

By | May 13, 2016

What do you do with life after winning the 2015 FIA World Endurance Championship for GT car makers? Sit around and wait for the competition to catch up to you? Are you kidding me!!? No, just like Porsche, you start the next day, building the next race car. And you ask some of your friends […]

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Racing Blip: 2016 Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring

By | March 19, 2016

Hello fine readers! It’s time, to tell you about a wonderful little event that has been happening in sunny state of Florida for over 60 years. A little event called, the 12 Hours of Sebring. That’s right. Twelve hours of racing at one of America’s oldest, and still functioning, race tracks. This race as seen […]

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