A resident of Scotts Valley, Calif., Robert is a successful business owner, an instructor for the Jim Russell Racing School, and an outstanding competition cyclist. Robert logged 43 road and criterium races in 2009 with 10 top 10 finishes and more than 6,800 miles on his bike.
More than 35 of the world’s best Superkart drivers from three continents descend on Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca July 8-9 to compete in the renowned “Corkscrew Internationals.”
Held in conjunction with the Continental Tire Sports Car Festival, Powered by Mazda, the 2011 “Corkscrew Internationals” is hosted by the Northern California Karters (NCK) and features three competitive classes of karts vying for the coveted trophy. Typically the karts produce 90 horsepower and are capable of up to 160 miles per hour.
The speed and elegance of one of motoring’s iconic cars of all time—the sleek Jaguar E-Type—reveals itself as the inspiration for the official poster art of the 2011 Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion. Jaguar is this year’s featured marque and will celebrate the 50th anniversary of the E-Type at the annual gathering of historic race and sports cars to be held August 19-21 at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca during the Monterey Classic Car Week.
Porsche Rennsport Reunion IV will be the world’s greatest gathering of Porsche race cars and the drivers that drove them to victory, held at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca October 14-16, 2011.
The Porsche Club of America is honored to assist Porsche Cars North America in the Porsche Rennsport Reunion IV with numerous activities: Enhancing the Rennsport Reunion Cup race, Michelin Tire Company comes on board as the spec tire manufacturer for that thrilling contest.
Raceway’s Monthly Ride Includes Grand Am Series Drivers
Race car drivers will take to the track early – on bicycles – to kick-off the Continental Tire Sports Car Festival, Powered by Mazda. Some may be using this as an opportunity to test out the 2.238-mile course on two wheels before they speed it up a bit on four.
Soar above the scenic Central Coast on route to the races with Specialized Helicopters charter service to and from the Red Bull U.S. Grand Prix featuring the MotoGP World Championship at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca on July 22-24, 2011.
Flights are available to and from Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca starting at $69 per person, each way. Charter service is available from most Bay Area airports including San Jose, San Francisco and Oakland. Helicopters can accommodate up to three passengers per flight.
You’ve seen them strolling through the race paddock. Maybe even had photos taken with them. These are the young ladies frequently seen nearby team transporters or strolling through the race paddock in team colors and umbrellas. Paddock Girls, Grid Girls or Umbrella Girls attract attention for the team everywhere they go.
For the Porsche Rennsport Reunion IV taking place at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca in October, it’s both the men and machines that are expected to draw one of the largest crowds in track history. And, if early sign-ups are any indication, both elements will not disappoint.
America’s rising motorcycle stars will be out in full support of the MotoGP World Championship at the Red Bull United States Grand Prix. The varying race groups assures fans that there is never be a dull moment of on-track activity.
The Red Bull United States Grand Prix provides continuous entertainment – whether it’s on-track, on the stage or not-that-high overhead. Ratcheting the fun factor literally sky high is the Red Bull Air Force and wingsuit flying team at 12:35 on Sunday prior to the MotoGP race.
These daredevil performers are part of the international Red Bull tour and will definitely cause fans to look skyward where they will be performing over turns 6 and 8.