Rinus VeeKay clinches Pro Mazda championship in Portland as Askew takes victory

A pair of talented youngsters shared the honors in this afternoon’s penultimate round of the Pro Mazda Championship Presented by Cooper Tires at Portland International Raceway. Rinus VeeKay, 17, secured the championship – plus a Mazda Scholarship prize worth almost $800,000 to progress into Indy Lights Presented by Cooper Tires in 2019 – with a … Continue reading Rinus VeeKay clinches Pro Mazda championship in Portland as Askew takes victory

Rinus VeeKay mounting charge to top of Pro Mazda standings

After sweeping both Pro Mazda rounds at the Honda Indy Toronto, Dutch teenager Rinus VeeKay has trimmed the once-comfortable gap to points leader Parker Thompson. For VeeKay it has been a challenging season with a fair bit of resiliency required.  While the doubleheader sweep in Toronto moves VeeKay’s season win total to four, it was … Continue reading Rinus VeeKay mounting charge to top of Pro Mazda standings

Mazda Road to Indy testing notes from Tuesday at Road America

The Mazda Road to Indy ladder series is back in action following a short break post-May.  Each level of the minor league open-wheel program was on track Monday at Road America for a morning and afternoon session of testing. Some of the headlines from Monday included 2017 USF2000 champion Oliver Askew’s absence from his Cape … Continue reading Mazda Road to Indy testing notes from Tuesday at Road America

Mazda Road to Indy “Beat the Pros” Challenge to Debut at St. Petersburg

PALMETTO, Fla. (March 6, 2018) – Fans attending the St. Petersburg Grand Prix this weekend will be given a unique opportunity to test their skills against some of the biggest names in the sport as well as rising stars in the Mazda Road to Indy “Beat the Pros Challenge” presented by Andersen RacePark to benefit … Continue reading Mazda Road to Indy “Beat the Pros” Challenge to Debut at St. Petersburg