Spec MX-5

Technical Compliance with AiM Data

The Spec MX-5 series has become a shining example of how comprehensive data can streamline technical compliance.

By Justin Cornelison | October 30, 2023
Alex Bertagnoli Triumphs at 2023 Spec MX-5 National Championship

Alex Bertagnoli crowned 2023 Spec MX-5 National Champion after having a consistent drive, finishing second in both races.

By Justin Cornelison | October 09, 2023
It’s Spec MX-5 Championship Week!

Here’s all you need to know for the 2023 Spec MX-5 Championship, being held alongside the SCCA’s 60th running of the Runoffs.

By Justin Cornelison | September 26, 2023
Spec MX-5 Announced as SCCA National Class for 2024

In a groundbreaking development for club racers across the United States, the Sports Car Club of America (SCCA) has officially embraced the Spec MX-5 Challenge…

By Justin Cornelison | September 19, 2023
Spec MX-5: Coast-to-Coast SMX Regular Season Finale

SMX closed out its 2023 regular season last weekend, seeing twenty-five cars battle it out at iconic racetracks on both sides of the country.

By Justin Cornelison | September 04, 2023
Spec MX-5: Championship Leaders Surge Forward at Barber

Round 13 of the 2023 Spec MX-5 Challenge Series presented by Toyo Tires visited Barber Motorsports Park in Birmingham, Alabama.

By Justin Cornelison | August 28, 2023
Spec MX-5 Challenge Impresses at Daytona

Don Squirek was the one who shined brightest at Daytona, seeing him finish 3rd on Saturday, and winning his first Spec MX-5 race on Sunday.

By Justin Cornelison | August 07, 2023
Wyatt Couch Returns to Dominate Round 8 at Sonoma

Spec MX-5 Challenge Series presented by Toyo Tires kicked off a West Coast double-header this weekend, seeing the return of Wyatt Couch, and the Series…

By Justin Cornelison | June 26, 2023
Heavy Rain Brings Excitement to Carolina Motorsports Park

Round 7 of the 2023 Spec MX-5 Challenge Series presented by Toyo Tires took place over the weekend at Carolina Motorsports Park in Kershaw, South Carolina.

By Justin Cornelison | May 31, 2023
SCCA Hoosier Super Tour Shines Spotlight on Spec MX-5 Challenge

Spec MX-5 headed to the Pacific Northwest this weekend to join the SCCA Hoosier Super Tour at Portland International Raceway for Round 6.

By Justin Cornelison | May 15, 2023
SCCA Runoffs to Host 2023 Spec MX-5 Challenge National Championship

Set in the rolling hills of southern Virginia, the scenic and courage-testing VIR provides the perfect venue and an ideal location for the culmination of Spec MX-5 Challenge’s biggest season yet.

By Justin Cornelison | May 15, 2023
Rookies Dazzle in the Rain at Mid-Ohio for Round 4 of Spec MX-5 Challenge

A total of 17 racers registered for the event, with 7 of them jumping behind the wheel of a Spec MX-5 to experience their first taste of SMX.

By Justin Cornelison | April 25, 2023
Young Guns Shine at Thunderhill Raceway

Spec MX-5 Challenges headed to the West Coast this weekend, seeing Thunderhill Raceway host the Series for Round 3 of the championship.

By Justin Cornelison | April 17, 2023
Spec MX-5 Challenge Returns to Summit Point for Round 2

Spec MX-5 Challenge Series presented by Toyo Tires trekked East for Round 2 of the 2023 season, seeing the Series return to Summit Point for the first time since 2021.

By Justin Cornelison | April 05, 2023
Couch Dominates 2023 Spec MX-5 Challenge Season Opener

Round 1 saw it’s fair share of returning racers and newcomers to Spec MX-5 Challenge, with Wyatt Couch pull ahead of the field.

By Justin Cornelison | March 29, 2023
Spec MX-5 Challenge Reveals 2023 Schedule

The regular season will begin March 25, 2023 and run through September, culminating with a National Championship event later in the year (date & location to be announced).

By Justin Cornelison | December 08, 2022
Sweeney & Jones Earn Mazda Club Factory Drives in Spec MX-5 Challenge

Both Reid Sweeney & Chase Jones won the coveted 2022 Mazda Motorsports Spec MX-5 Challenge Shootout

By Justin Cornelison | December 08, 2022
Spec MX-5 Challenge Series Crowns 2022 Champion after Thriller at COTA

The Circuit of the Americas was the location to crown the Champion of the 2022 Spec MX-5 Challenge Series Presented by Toyo Tires – a race weekend which had no shortage of stories to showcase

By Justin Cornelison | September 19, 2022
Get Your Build Slot In NOW! Winding Road Race Services Accepting Spec MX-5 Build Slots

Winding Road Race Services is now accepting orders for fall 2020 build slots for new Spec MX-5 race cars to be completed in time for…

By Winding Road Staff | October 20, 2020
Spec MX-5: Thrilling Wrap To Regular Season at Sonoma Raceway

Spec MX-5 Challenge National Series, West Regional Series and Invitational drivers met in Northern California at picturesque Sonoma Raceway for the final round of regular season racing. With 14 drivers, the West Region and National championships on the line, plus Invitational carryover points to be awarded to new drivers, this event was slated to have a significant impact on the Championship in November.

By Tom Martin | October 13, 2020
Spec MX-5 SimRacing Challenge Driver Profile: #42 Michael Borden

Michael is a returning driver with a solid record of top-10 finishes in 2019 and finished 6th overall in the 2019 Spec MX-5 SimRacing Challenge season. He’s a hard-charger and is not afraid to put his elbows out and fight for a position. With a single win in the 2020 season, he’s sitting in 3rd, only 8 points behind 2nd place with one regular season event to go.

By Winding Road Staff | July 21, 2020


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