Sunday, March 22, 2009

Apex starts on the box

Mar 22, 2009
Team Apex Takes Podium in Formula BMW Americas Opener

Rookies take 3rd, 6th, and 7th in race 1

Puebla, Mexico (21 March 09)—Team Apex got a strong start to the 2009 Formula BMW Americas season on Saturday, as Australian James Kovacic led the Apex charge with his run to third place in round one at Autodromo Miguel E. Abed in Puebla, Mexico. It was a strong team outing, as Brazil’s Joao Victor Horto scored 6th ahead of teammate Colombian Martin Sala, who came home in 7th.

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Sunday, March 15, 2009

Bell takes Pole--Homestead

Also, read the SGM story "Bell Races 0ut of the Hospital, On to the Pole" Here

Lally in Mustang Challenge for Homestead Round two

HOMESTEAD, Fla. (March 14, 2009) - Two-time Rolex 24 At Daytona winner Andy Lally will add another item on his already impressive racing resume on Sunday as Ford Racing Mustang Challenge series officials announced that Lally will race in round two of the 2009 Mustang Challenge championship at Homestead Miami Speedway.

After writer James Hunt showed his mettle with a run from 13th at the start to take ninth at the finish and earn the BFGoodrich "Take Control" award, Lally will have his work cut out for him to match that benchmark as he takes over the driving duties behind the wheel of the Capaldi Racing-prepared No. 00 "Media Car" on Sunday.

Read it here....or here...

Caddell Wins Round 1...SPEED

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Saturday, March 14, 2009

SPEED-- FRMC Qualifying

Speed picked up the story about Ford Racing Mustang Challenge qualifying on about it here--

Friday, March 13, 2009

Hunt Goes To School writer James Hunt, who will race in the Ford Racing Mustang Challenge season-opener at Homestead Miami Speedway this weekend, got some seat time recently at the Miller Performance School at Tooele, Utah. The school uses Mustangs that are nearly identical to the FR500S that is the basis of the Ford Racing Mustang Challenge...

Read what James had to say about getting schooled here!

Thursday, March 12, 2009


Went ahead and set up a Twitter account to do short blasts...SGM, maximizing the media...

Follow here if you want...

Monday, March 9, 2009

"Double life" for Mr. Hopwood


KITTERY, Maine — The question: What do driving race cars and teaching high school students have in common?

The answer: Trevor Hopwood.

A KONI Sports Car Challenge champion as a rookie who also serves as an educational technician at Traip Academy, Hopwood began racing at age 12 in Pennsylvania and Ohio with karts. When he turned 16, he moved up to Spec Racer Fords and never looked back.

Read the article here

Life at 150 MPH

Fosters Democrat covers Hopwood...

Friday, March 6, 2009

Ozz Gets His KONI On

Michael Shank Racing driver Ozz Negri will be making a KONI Challenge debut next weekend in Homestead.

He'll be driving a Ford Mustang with Ford powerhouse team Rehagan Racing, with Canadian Ken Wilden as his teammate... picked up the story.

Wednesday, March 4, 2009

Trev Goes Skiing

2007 KONI Challenge Champ Trevor Hopwood had a good week off in February with some skiing, some bench racing, and some fund raising...

...Read about it here

Monday, March 2, 2009

All-new Goes Live...

A completely new look and feel for the home of the Ford Racing Mustang Challenge...

Check it out here!