I Want Lighter Race Wheels for My Miata. But Will They Matter? I've been campaigning a Miata MX-5 NC in southern California autocross for the past two years for cancer awareness and I'm having a lot of fun. But I'm not winning. I'm running a 2010 PRHT in C Street class, the same class [...]
SAVING LIVES WITH A BRIGHT MX-5by Richard James for Mazda MotorsportsRobert Hess aims to spread the word about prostate cancer and early detection, and one of his tools is the MX-5 he uses for autocross and track daysRobert Hess calls himself the “accidental prostate cancer survivor.” It’s a small twist of fate that got him [...]
Autocross Cone Fights Back I have a great time racing autocross with my Miata. I got started just over two years ago as part of my prostate cancer awareness program here in Southern California. I'm competing in C Street - more about classes later - with a third generation Mazda Miata (a 2010 PRHT). [...]
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Too Much Fun at 2017 Miatas at Mazda Raceway Miatas at Mazda Raceway After Action Report It's Monday morning, October 9th, and I have Columbus Day as a holiday so I thought I would do a quick recap on my weekend at Mazda Raceway. This was my second year at the 2 1/2 event [...]
Visit the Most Romantic Getaway in California . . . There are lots of romantic places in California but the Cold Spring Tavern on the old stagecoach road through Santa Barbara County was voted Number 1 by Californians, and we're going to stop there on our way to Paso Robles. Cold Spring Tavern is a [...]