The Yamaha Champions Riding School (YCRS), based at Miller Motorsports Park in Tooele, Utah, will be bringing their renowned high-performance motorcycle riding training program to California’s Monterey Peninsula in 2013.
YCRS will present five two-day schools at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca: January 24-25; February 25-26; March 11-12; March 28-29 and April 10-11.
As a special thank you to all of the men and women of the armed forces who have and continue to bravely serve our country, Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca is offering 30 percent off general admission tickets for all 2013 race events.
“Being set on land that was once a part of the former Fort Ord and working closely with the Defense Language Institute and the Naval Post Graduate School we feel it is important to show our appreciation,” said Gill Campbell, CEO/general manager of Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca.
With a merger of the two finest in sports car racing series on tap for 2014, their separate return to Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca next year will surely be a treat for race fans. The American Le Mans Series will compete May 9-11 and GRAND-AM Road Racing will race September 7 and 8 with two competitive series, Rolex Sports Car Series and Continental Tire Challenge, within the Continental Tire Sports Car Festival, powered by Mazda event.
If plunging down a five and a half story drop on two wheels sounds like a good time, then you will want to attend one of the monthly Twilight Cycling rides, presented by Rabobank at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca.
The family and enthusiast oriented Twilight Rides evenings are open to all levels of cyclists who are looking for a world-class challenge. No matter your ability, all riders can experience the thrill of being on the 11-turn, 2.238-mile world famous race track that is normally reserved for motorcycles and race cars.
Yamaha Factory Racing rider Jorge Lorenzo placed second on the podium at the Grand Prix of Australia to claim his second MotoGP World Championship title, becoming Spain’s first-ever double premier-class Grand Prix Champion.
Car enthusiasts who have long desired to drive at speed on one of the world’s most iconic race tracks will have the opportunity to do so October 26 and 27. Your Private Track Day presents consumers with the ultimate thrill by bringing their own cars to navigate the challenging Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca and its famous Corkscrew.
Tickets for Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca’s largest spectator event, the 2013 Red Bull U.S. Grand Prix featuring the MotoGP™ World Championship (July 19-21), go on sale Wednesday Oct. 10.
Beginning at 8 a.m. (PST) motorcycle enthusiasts can log on to MazdaRaceway.com or call 800-327-7322 to purchase general admission, reserved grandstand seats, parking and paddock passes for the MotoGP World Championship’s return to the Monterey Peninsula.
American Le Mans Series Petit Le Mans, Road Atlanta
The American Le Mans Series headed to Braselton, GA this past weekend for the 15th annual Petit Le Mans and the conclusion of its 2012 season. While some of the championships had already been decided earlier in the season there were still several titles up for grabs.
MotoGP AirAsia Grand Prix of Japan
In an exciting MotoGP race at the AirAsia Grand Prix of Japan in Motegi it was Repsol Honda Team’s Dani Pedrosa who closed the gap in the title fight further with a strong win ahead of Jorge Lorenzo and Álvaro Bautista.