Monterey, Calif., is where I was born and raised. It’s probably one of the most beautiful places in the world and I feel lucky to call it home.
Over the years, I’ve found quite a few places in Monterey that I like to frequent that are definitely favorites in my book. And since Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca is my home track, I can also give you an insider perspective of the racing circuit. I’d like to share a few of these with you and hope you enjoy them as well and maybe even run into you at one of my favorite spots.
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The third round of the Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge roars into Monterey May 2-4 as part of the Continental Tire Monterey Grand Prix, powered by Mazda weekend with teams gunning for valuable championship points.
The 12-race series that runs with the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship is one of the most popular with racing enthusiasts as the cars closely resemble their street-going brethren. Each entry is straight from the manufacturer showroom floor; however, looks can be deceiving as they race side-by-side with performance and safety modifications.