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May 22, 2010

Tire Insider – Dijyano – Monterey tire double header?

Perry Hyder, the Michelin race tire engineer with the defending ALMS prototype champion Highcroft Racing HPD team thinks that fans may see a two-part race here today at Mazda Raceway Laguna... [more]

May 22, 2010

Trackside Tidbits – Mazda Raceway

Muscle Milk Team CytoSport, LMP2 class winners at the 12 Hours of Sebring, made a late driver change on Thursday afternoon. Team owner and driver Greg Pickett is unable to race this weekend citing... [more]

May 22, 2010

Will Mazda and Isobutanol Join MICHELIN® GREEN X® Challenge Honor Brigade?

  The list of winners in MICHELIN® GREEN X® Challenge competition may grow Saturday at the third stop of the 2010 American Le Mans Series season here at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. The isobutanol... [more]

May 22, 2010

Images to look forward to

Rick Dole’s full gallery from Thursday and Friday at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca can be found here. [more]

May 22, 2010

Dyson puts the MAZDA in Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca

Dyson Racing driver Guy Smith helped the Mazda powered Lola show its heels to the field in qualifying here at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca to capture the pole for Saturday’s third stop on the 2010... [more]

May 21, 2010

Ferraris lead ‘Noah’s Ark’-style GT grid

GT qualifying for Saturday’s American Le Mans Series race at Monterey sees the seriously competitive field broken up in pairs. In GT, Jaime Melo laid down his fastest lap early, as he did in... [more]

May 21, 2010

Busy Bobby

Busy Bobby Bobby Rahal is a busy guy, even by the traditionally busy standards of, well, Bobby Rahal.  The three times Indycar series champion and former Indy 500 winner is doing triple duty this... [more]

May 21, 2010

Hard Wall, But No Hard Feelings after Last Year’s Crash

< The above video is an upload of the last lap battle between Joerg Bergmeister and Jan Magnussen for the GT2 class victory at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca in October 2009. The video was uploaded by... [more]

May 21, 2010

Mazda leads Friday morning practice

In Friday morning’s one-hour practice session of the American Le Mans Series race at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, there were far fewer incidents and much more green flag running with times... [more]

May 21, 2010

CytoSport tops charts, changes drivers

For the first time this American Le Mans Series season, the Muscle Milk Team CytoSport Porsche RS Spyder topped the time sheets in testing. Klaus Graf was the quickest driver in Thursday... [more]