Posts Tagged ‘MX5 Cup’

ALTON, Va. (August 28, 2022) – Rookie standout Connor Zilisch (No. 72 Hixon Motor Sports) earned his third Idemitsu Mazda MX-5 Cup presented by BFGoodrich® Tires victory of the season in Sunday’s race at VIRginia International Raceway. After a race-long battle with defending champion Gresham Wagner (No. 5 Spark Performance) and defending rookie of the year […]

ALTON, Va. (August 27, 2022) – Tyler Gonzalez (No. 51 Copeland Motorsports) scored his third Idemitsu Mazda MX-5 Cup presented by BFGoodrich® Tires win of the season at VIRginia International Raceway after starting from the last row of the grid on Saturday. Gonzalez fought through the field for 45 minutes to take the win by […]

ELKHART LAKE, Wis. (June 28, 2022) – The engines have barely cooled from Rounds Seven and Eight of the Idemitsu Mazda MX-5 Cup presented by BFGoodrich® Tires, but teams are already en route to Rounds Nine and Ten at Road America, in Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin. The stage is set for an extraordinary event as the […]

All green flag race decided by 0.075-second as rookie nabs first victory and doubles up on hard charger award   WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (June 25, 2022) – He collected his first Idemitsu Mazda MX-5 Cup presented by BFGoodrich® Tires podium in Friday’s race and now Aidan Fassnacht (No. 15 McCumbee McAleer Racing) has his first […]

WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (June 24, 2022) – Carrying the image of a recently-lost friend on the hood of his Mazda MX-5 Cup race car, Tyler Gonzalez (No. 51 Copeland Motorsports) benefitted from good use of the draft and some good timing to win Round Seven of the Idemitsu Mazda MX-5 Cup presented by BFGoodrich® Tires […]

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (February 26, 2022) – Starting from seventh on the grid at his favorite track, Selin Rollan (No. 87 Hixon Motor Sports) kept his nose clean and his brakes cool to win his first Idemitsu Mazda MX-5 Cup presented by BFGoodrich® Tires race of the season. He was followed closely across the line by […]

IRVINE, CA (October 25, 2021) – Mazda Motorsports has announced the recipients of its three Idemitsu Mazda MX-5 Cup presented by BFGoodrich® Tires scholarships. The selections followed two days of on and off-track evaluation at Sebring International Raceway. The competition began with 12 drivers for the Idemitsu Mazda MX-5 Cup scholarship award. Drivers were judged […]

Mazda MX-5 Cup Shootout Finalists Announced     October 8, 2021 – Mazda Motorsports has announced the 12 racers who will vie for three scholarships worth a combined $260,000 to go toward competing in the 2022 Idemitsu Mazda MX-5 Cup presented by BFGoodrich® Tires.   To add to the top scholarship valued at $110,000, two $75,000 […]

BFGoodrich® Tires is proud to be the presenting partner and official tire of the Idemitsu Mazda MX-5 Cup.  The BFGoodrich Garage is happy to tell the story of Flis Performance the exclusive builder of cars for the Mazda owned championship sanctioned by IMSA. Click on image to be re-directed to feature story. Photos courtesy Mazda […]

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (April 24, 2021) – When an early caution slowed the action on the streets of St. Petersburg, Michael Carter (No. 08 Carter Racing Enterprises) thought that his work to pull away from the Idemitsu Mazda MX-5 Cup presented by BFGoodrich® Tires field was all for naught. He didn’t need to worry; when racing […]