Chris Griffis Memorial Test gets green light this weekend for Road to Indy action

Entry List | Schedule of Events PALMETTO, Fla. – Less than three weeks after another successful season for the world-renowned Mazda Road to Indy open-wheel development ladder wrapped up in Portland, Ore., teams, and drivers are already focused on 2019 as the Eighth Annual Chris Griffis Memorial Open Test takes place this coming weekend, September 22 & … Continue reading Chris Griffis Memorial Test gets green light this weekend for Road to Indy action

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

2019 Road to Indy spring training to kick off March 2-4 at Homestead-Miami Speedway

The 2019 Road to Indy Presented by Cooper Tires open-wheel driver development program will kick off another exciting season of racing for all three levels as Andersen Promotions today confirmed that the traditional Spring Training Open Test will return to Homestead-Miami Speedway, in Homestead, Fla., on March 2-4, 2019. The proven ladder system, which offers … Continue reading 2019 Road to Indy spring training to kick off March 2-4 at Homestead-Miami Speedway

Mazda announces departure from “Road to Indy” program

In a blindsiding move, Mazda Motorsports announced today that it would end a nine-year partnership with the Road to Indy development series.  The final weekend of competition for the Road to Indy under the Mazda banner will be Labor Day weekend during IndyCar’s return to Portland International Raceway.  Each rung on the MRTI ladder – … Continue reading Mazda announces departure from “Road to Indy” program

Rinus VeeKay snatches Pro Mazda points lead after Mid-Ohio

Pro Mazda Mid-Ohio Results Race 1  |  Race 2 Teenaged Dutch talent Rinus VeeKay arrived at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course with a seven-point deficit to Canadian rival Parker Thompson in their battle for the Pro Mazda Championship Presented by Cooper Tires. Following two impressive victories this weekend at Mid-Ohio, VeeKay left the Buckeye State … Continue reading Rinus VeeKay snatches Pro Mazda points lead after Mid-Ohio

Annual Chris Griffis Memorial Test set for September

Andersen Promotions, which oversees the entire Mazda Road to Indy Presented by Cooper Tires, confirmed today that the eighth annual Chris Griffis Memorial Open Test will take place at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Grand Prix road course on the weekend of September 22/23. The test is named in honor of Chris Griffis, a longtime member … Continue reading Annual Chris Griffis Memorial Test set for September