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Nov 03, 2014, 14:46 ET
2015 Battery Tender MX-5

BATTERY TENDER ANNOUNCED AS TITLE PARTNER FOR 2015 MAZDA MX-5 CUP

  Mazda Motorsports is thrilled to announce that global, market-leading technology brand Battery Tender joins the Mazda MX-5 Cup as title...

Aug 19, 2014, 13:55 ET
Liam Dwyer and Tom Long on Lime Rock Podium (PRNewsFoto/Mazda Motorsports)

Mazda Racer Liam Dwyer Ready to Race Again

When Hollywood scripts a racing movie, they tend to go overboard.  Having an injured U.S. Marine Staff Sergeant winning a professional race,...

Oct 01, 2013, 12:57 ET
Mazda concluded the 2013 Grand-Am GX season at Lime Rock Park with their ninth win to secure the Manufacturers Championship.  (PRNewsFoto/Mazda Motorsports)

Mazda Celebrates Racing Success in NYC

After closing out a dynamic 2013 Rolex Grand-Am GX season with nine-straight wins, the Mazda Motorsports team proceeded to New York City for the...

Jan 25, 2013, 12:53 ET
Mazda6 SKYACTIV-D race car at Daytona.  (PRNewsFoto/Mazda Motorsports)

WHAT'S NEW WITH MAZDA MOTORSPORTS? EVERYTHING!

Mazda will be seeking its 24th class win at the Rolex 24 at Daytona endurance race with three all-new 2014 Mazda6 racecars powered by Mazda's...

Nov 14, 2012, 21:06 ET
2012 Shootout winner Patrick Gallagher.  (PRNewsFoto/Mazda Motorsports)

PATRICK GALLAGHER WINS MAZDA SHOOTOUT

 Patrick Gallagher had an impressive racing resume last week.  Now he can add 2012 Mazda Club Racer Shootout winner to his list of...

Oct 12, 2012, 06:00 ET
Project Yellow Light logo.  (PRNewsFoto/Mazda Motorsports)

MAZDA MOTORSPORTS AND PROJECT YELLOW LIGHT FIGHT DRIVER DISTRACTION ISSUES, SUPPORT TEEN DRIVER SAFETY WEEK

 Social media is more addicting than alcohol and cigarettes, according to Discovery News. AAA Foundation says it is this addiction, along with...

Jun 16, 2012, 04:00 ET
Mazda will return to Le Mans competition in 2013 with a customer program for the new SKYACTIV-D CLEAN DIESEL engine in the LMP2 category.  (PRNewsFoto/Mazda Motorsports)

Mazda Announces SKYACTIV-D CLEAN DIESEL Engine For 2013 24 Hours of Le Mans

 Mazda Motorsports today announced that it will sell racing versions of its new SKYACTIV-D CLEAN DIESEL engines to teams competing in the Le...

Jun 02, 2012, 10:07 ET
Mazda SKYACTIV Diesel engine for racing.  (PRNewsFoto/Mazda Motorsports)

Mazda Announces SKYACTIV-D Clean Diesel Engine Program For New GRAND-AM GX Class

Mazda Motorsports today announced that it will supply racing versions of its new SKYACTIV-D clean diesel engines to customer teams competing in...