Event Announcement: Spec MX-5 SimRacing Challenge Round 5 – Sonoma Wednesday June 5, 2019

News, Racing I By Winding Road Staff I June 04, 2019

Round 5 marks the midpoint of the 2019 Spec MX-5 SimRacing Challenge Series, and Northern California’s Sonoma Raceway will be our host for the dense field of NC Mazda MX-5’s and their virtual pilots for Race’s 9 and 10 tonight!

The Spec MX-5 SimRacing Challenge Series is the virtual version of the real-life Spec MX-5 Challenge series that campaigns identically prepared NC (2005-2015) Mazda MX-5s throughout the United States. last week’s race was at Laguna Seca.

The SimRacing championship winner may choose one of the following prizes:

  • Spec MX-5 Challenge Series Driver Development test. Drive a Spec MX-5 Challenge Series race car at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin, TX with race team support, data analytics, driver coaching and career consultation.
  • Spec MX-5 High Performance Driving Experience (HPDE). Drive a Spec MX-5 Challenge Series race car during a track day, with race team support, at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin, TX.
  • Wheel-Wheel Competition Licensing School. Participate in a Level Up Racing or Winding Road Academy licensing school in a Spec MX-5 Challenge Series race car to attain a provisional SCCA or NASA competition license

Each of these prizes is valued at over $4000.

Our live broadcast begins with qualifying at 8:20 PM (EST) followed by two back to back sprint races on the 2.5 mi. Sonoma Raceway. All 10 events this season are being streamed to the Winding Road Magazine YouTube channel – https://youtu.be/r3kXqi7uQrM.

The 2019 Spec MX-5 SimRacing Challenge Series is presented by Winding Road Magazine, LevelUp Racing School, Ricmotech High Performance Sim-racing Equipment and Paradigm Shift Racing.

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