MRTI: Thompson Returns Cape Motorsports to the Top With Toronto USF2000 Victory

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The status quo was restored during Sunday’s Allied Building Products USF2000 Grand Prix of Toronto as Cape Motorsports with Wayne Taylor Racing returned to prominence.

MRTI: Oh Canada! Parker Thompson Sweeps USF2000 Stops at Barber

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LEEDS, Ala. – official series release — USF2000 photo — Canadian Parker Thompson secured a clean sweep of the Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship Powered by Mazda events at Barber Motorsports Park, capitalizing on his maiden victory Friday and winning again Saturday for Cape Motorsports with Wayne Taylor Racing. Australian Luke Gabin finished second for JAY Motorsports, while teenaged New Yorker …

MRTI: Pricing for 2017 Tatuus USF2000 Chassis Drops; Testing to Begin in June

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PALMETTO, Fla. – official series release — Even though the first race of the 2016 Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship Powered by Mazda season is still one week away, it’s never too soon to begin looking toward the future. Dan Andersen, owner and CEO of Andersen Promotions, has announced an improved deal on pricing for the state-of-the-art, carbon-chassis Tatuus USF-17 which …

MRTI: Dakota Dickerson Joins Afterburner Autosport for 2016 USF2000 Championship Season

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MINNEAPOLIS  – official team release — Road to Indy photo — Afterburner Autosport announced Wednesday that Dakota Dickerson will be driving for the team in this year’s Cooper Tires USF2000 Series powered by Mazda. Dickerson, 19, will compete in a Soul Red race car, a color reserved for Mazda driver development scholarship winners in 2016. He earned the scholarship by …

MRTI: Cape Motorsports Signs Parker Thompson for 2016 USF2000 Championship Run

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ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – official team release — USF2000 photo — Cape Motorsports with Wayne Taylor Racing has announced that Parker Thompson has joined the team to compete in the 2016 Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship powered by Mazda. The young driver from Red Deer, Alberta, had a successful rookie USF2000 season in 2015. Thompson posted seven top-five finishes on his …

USF2000: Michai Stephens Joins RJB Motorsports as Team Moves Into Road to Indy Ladder

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INDIANAPOLIS – official team release — RJB photo — RJB Motorsports and Metalloid Corporation announced Thursday that American Michai Stephens will join SCCA champion Clint McMahan as the Sturgis, Mich.-based team steps up full-time into the Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship Powered by Mazda in 2016. Stephens, 23, from Evanston, Ill., gained his introduction to the sport as a 4-year-old when he …

USF2000: Hat Trick; Jamin Sweeps USF2000 Tripleheader With Third Win at Ohio

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LEXINGTON, Ohio – official series release — USF2000 photo — Nico Jamin is on a roll. The 19-year-old Frenchman swept all three races that comprised this weekend’s Allied Building Products Grand Prix of Mid-Ohio, rounds 12 through 14 of the 16-race Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship Powered by Mazda. Jamin, driving for now four-time defending championship-winning team Cape Motorsports with Wayne …

USF2000: Jamin Masters Rain-Delayed Sprint at Barber; Survives One-Lap Dash for USF2000 Win

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LEEDS, Ala. — official series release — photo — Cape Motorsports with Wayne Taylor Racing maintained its mastery of the Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship Powered by Mazda, sweeping both of this weekend’s races for the Cooper Tires Grand Prix of Alabama at Barber Motorsports Park. Yesterday it was American Aaron Telitz who led the way in the dry, but today, …

AUDIO/FEATURE: Colton Herta Prepping For Foreign Soil; MSA Formula Debut in 2015

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VALENICA, Calif. – Story by Race Chaser Online Mid-Atlantic Correspondent Marshall Gabell – Performance Motorsports Network Audio – USF2000 photo – Colton Herta will be on foreign soil when he begins the next leg of his career journey, as the former International Kart Federation KPV2 champion looks to advance his career and improve his abilities overseas in 2015. Herta, 14, …

AUDIO/FEATURE: Austin Cindric Chasing Diverse Schedule Again Following Successful 2014 Season

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MOORESVILLE, N.C. – Story by Race Chaser Online Mid-Atlantic Correspondent Marshall Gabell – Performance Motorsports Network audio – IndyCenterBrazil.com photo – Austin Cindric had little time to breathe in 2014 after racing non-stop in multiple different disciplines. Cindric, just 16, grabbed a Rallycross Lites bronze medal this summer in Austin (at the X Games), and earned a podium finish at …

USF2000: Latorre Seals USF2000 Title with Final Round Win at Sonoma

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SONOMA, Calif. – official release — Al Steinberg photo — The battle for this year’s Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship Powered by Mazda fittingly came down to Saturday’s USF2000 Grand Prix of Sonoma finale at Sonoma Raceway with the three title contenders running 1-2-3 at the front of the 21-car field. Friday’s winner, RC Enerson, grabbed the initiative for Team E …