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Double Points at New Jersey to Close Out 2018 FRP Season

F1600 ActionSalem, NH – The 2018 Formula Race Promotions (FRP) season has been extended to include a seventh weekend at New Jersey Motorsports Park based on demand as a Sept. 14-16 date has been added to the calendar to feature the conclusions of the Atlantic, F2000 and F1600 seasons. The invitational-only event will also feature one double points race for each Championship.

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Formula Race Promotions and USAC Racing Announce Contract Extension

USAC Racing LogoSalem, NH – After a successful first year together in 2017, Formula Race Promotions (FRP) and the United States Auto Club (USAC Racing) will extend their sanctioning agreement for the 2018 seasons of the Atlantic, F2000 and F1600 Championship Series. The seasons open at Road Atlanta, April 20-22 and continue with stops at Watkins Glen, VIR, Mid-Ohio, Pittsburgh and Summit Point.

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K-Hill Signs Two F1600 Drivers for 2018

K-Hill NewsK-Hill Motorsports would like to announce two of our F1600 drivers for the 2018 season. We are excited to say Yuven Sundaramoorthy is back for a second year!! Also, a huge welcome aboard to Tyler O’Connor!!

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FRP Announces 2018 Schedule

F1600 Action

Salem, NH – Formula Race Promotions today announced its six-weekend 2018 schedule for the F1600, F2000 and Atlantic Championship Series.

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Watkins Glen Makes Triumphant Return to 2018 FRP Schedule

Watkins Glen F1600 StartSalem, NH – Watkins Glen International will be back on the 2018 Formula Race Promotions (FRP) schedule as the F1600, F2000 and Atlantic Championship Series will head to the historic facility May 11-13, 2018.

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Why Choose F1600?

Championship Insight: Matthew Cowley

Matthew Cowley

Go in-depth into Matthew Cowley's journey to the 2017 F1600 Championship Series title. Listen to an extended audio interview with the Team Pelfrey driver here. 

Jonathan Kotyk: The Journey Continues

Jonathan KotykCORBY, England – After a successful test at Donington Park last Thursday, Aaron and I helped the Cliff Dempsey team pack up the truck. We then headed over to Oulton Park with the team’s mechanic Jake – or as everyone calls him, “Cookie.” It was a short hour-and-a-half drive, making for a nice ride through some small villages. We parked the truck and collected Cliff and Harrison before heading over to the hotel for a good night’s rest. The next morning quickly arrived and it was time for us to start our two-day outing at Oulton Park. The weekend consisted of four practice runs on Friday followed by a qualifying and two races Saturday.

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NJMP Winners Circle Report

Matthew CowleyCatch up on audio from the winners circle following F1600 Championship Series races from NJMP.

Race 1 | Race 2 | Race 3

Season Finale Video Highlights

Kotyk Wins in Season Finale F1600 Race

Jonathan Kotyk

Millville, NJ - Team USA Scholarship winner Jonathan Kotyk took the final win of the 2017 F1600 Championship Series in round 20 of the season. It was the third and final race of the F1600 weekend from New Jersey Motorsports Park, and like the previous two, featured all green flag laps as Kotyk won a close race by one tenth of a second ahead of teammate and 2017 Series Champion Matthew Cowley. Zach Holden finished third for K-Hill Motorsports.

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Sundaramoorthy First; Cowley Champion

Photo finish

Millville, NJ - Yuven Sundaramoorthy won his second race of the 2017 F1600 Championship Series season in an exciting photo finish at New Jersey Motorsports Park. Driving the No. 13 for K-Hill Motorsports, Sundaramoorthy won by .014 seconds over Team Pelfrey's Jonathan Kotyk. Another .081 seconds back, Matthew Cowley finished third to clinch the 2017 F1600 Championship Series title for Team Pelfrey.

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Round 19 Video Highlights

F1600 Round 18 Highlights

Cowley Wins Sixth of 2017

 Matthew Cowley

Millville, NJ - Team Pelfrey's Matthew Cowley took the Saturday afternoon victory at New Jersey Motorsports Park in a dynamic race over 21 green flag laps, winning round 18 of the 2017 F1600 Championship Series season by .036 seconds to extend his Championship lead. Teammate and Team USA Scholarship winner Jonathan Kotyk finished second while Zach Holden rebounded to complete the podium.

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Cowley Takes Pole in New Jersey

Mattew Cowley

Millville, NJ - Championship points leader Matthew Cowley added to his points lead by taking pole for race one of the season finale tripleheader for the F1600 Championship Series at New Jersey Motorsports Park. Cowley, driving the No. 80 for Team Pelfrey, took pole ahead of teammate Jonathan Kotyk. Full results. 

Holden Leads Morning Practice

Zach Holden

Millville, NJ - Championship contender Zach Holden led morning practice from New Jersey Motorsports Park's Thunderbolt circuit ahead of the F1600 Championship Series season finale. Holden, driving the black No. 7 from K-Hill Motorsports, set the quickest time ahead of  points leader Matthew Cowley, with Team USA Scholarship winner Jonathan Kotyk in third. Full results. 

Jonathan Kotyk Wins Team USA Scholarship

200Salem, NH - Formula Race Promotions and F1600 Championship Series driver Jonathan Kotyk was announced as one of two winners of the 2017 Team USA Scholarship. The 23-year-old from Atlantic Beach, Florida, was one of six finalists, and will now travel to England to race in the Formula Ford Festival and the Walter Hayes Trophy.

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Championship Weekend for FRP at NJMP

Matthew Cowley

Salem, NH – It’s the final weekend of the 2017 Formula Race Promotions (FRP) with Championships on the line in F1600, F2000 and Atlantic at New Jersey Motorsports Park’s Thunderbolt Road Course. The trio of FRP Championships will join forces with the Trans-Am Series for an action-packed spectator weekend. 

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Simon Sikes to Rice Race Prep for NJMP

Simon SkyesSimon Sikes will make his FRP F1600 Championship debut with Rice Race Prep at New Jersey Motorsports Park on Oct 7-8. From Athens, Georgia, the 16 year old Sikes is the 2017 Skip Barber Winter Series Champion and one of ten candidates for the 2017 Team USA Scholarship process.

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Cowley Wins in Formula F at Indy

Matthew CowleyIndianapolis, IN – Formula Race Promotions drivers dominated the 2017 Runoffs in Formula F at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. The F1600 Championship Series contenders stole the show, as Matthew Cowley and Team Pelfrey battled to the win at Indy ahead of F1600 pro series rivals Zach Holden and Jonathan Kotyk. Yuven Sundaramoorthy also ran well, challenging for the win on the last lap.

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Rice Race Prep Announces F1600 Expansion for 2018

Rice Race Prep CarIndianapolis, IN – Rice Race Prep announced today it is adding three cars for the 2018 F1600 Championship Series season. The Greg Rice-run team won the F2000 Championship Series title in 2016, as well as the F1600 Masters Class Championship the same year.

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FRP in Full 2018 Track Time Planning Mode

F1600 ActionSalem, NH – Formula Race Promotions (FRP) is in full swing, planning for an exciting 2018 season and continuing with its trademark three hours of single-run-group track time at premiere race tracks for its Atlantic, F2000 and F1600 competitors.

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Osborne and Kotyk Advance in Team USA

David Osborne Leads Jonathan KotykTeam Pelfrey F1600 Championship Series drivers David Osborne and Jonathan Kotyk will continue to a shootout for the Team USA Scholarship this coming weekend. 

The process of determining which two young drivers will carry the patriotic red, white and blue colors of the Team USA Scholarship at the Formula Ford Festival and the Walter Hayes Trophy events later this year in England – and earn an invitation to the end-of-season Mazda Road to Indy $200k USF2000 Scholarship Shootout – will continue with a shootout to be held at the M1 Concourse facility in Pontiac, Mich., on the weekend of September 8/9. The two days of evaluations, both on the track and off, will be held in conjunction with the Lucas Oil School of Racing.

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Summit Point Winners Circle Report

Summit Point Winners CircleCatch up on audio from the winners circle following F1600 Championship Series races from Summit Point.

Race 1 | Race 2 | Race 3

Summit Point Race 3 Recap Video

Holden Scores Sunday Sweep

Zach Holden

Summit Point, WV - Zach Holden closed out the weekend at Summit Point with a dominating victory in the third and final F1600 Championship Series race of the event on the 10-turn course. Holden swept both Sunday races for K-Hill Motorsports, with two wins in the No. 96 Mygale/Honda. Both races were run flag-to-flag in competitive all-green-flag conditions. Following Holden, Matthew Cowley finished second for Team Pelfrey and Yuven Sundaramoorthy was third in a second K-Hill car in the 23-lap race.

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Summit Point Race 2 Sizzle

Holden Wins 23-Lap All-Green-Flag Shootout

Zach Holden

Summit Point, WV - Zach Holden was the winner following a lap-after-lap battle among the top five cars at Summit Point Motorsports Park in round 16 of the 2017 F1600 Championship Series season. It was a hard-fought and clean race that went all green from the start to the checkered flag and featured over 20 lead changes. Holden led K-Hill Motorsports teammate Yuven Sundaramoorthy to the finish, with Matthew Cowley third for Team Pelfrey.

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Summit Point Race 1 Sizzle Reel

Cowley Wins Race 1 at Summit Point

Matthew Cowley

Summit Point, WV - Matthew Cowley took the checkered flag at Summit Point for the win in round 15 of the 2017 F1600 Championship Series season as the Team Pelfrey driver extended his Championship lead in the No. 80 Mygale/Honda. Cowley triumphed over K-Hill's Zach Holden, who charged back from last to second after an unscheduled pit stop. Jonathan Kotyk finished third and a fight of the race in the Masters Class division was won by Mike Scanlan.

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Holden Leads Summit Point Practice

Zach Holden

Summit Point, WV - F1600 Championship competitors saw two lengthy morning test sessions by twin afternoon practice sessions following the lunch hour in West Virginia with Zach Holden leading the way. 

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Summit Point Weekend Preview

Jonathan KotykSalem, NH – With just two weekends remaining in the 2017 season, tensions are rising in the Atlantic, F2000 and F1600 Championship Series as drivers battle for every remaining point. This weekend the action for Formula Race Promotions heads to Summit Point in West Virginia for a three-day action-packed race weekend on the 10-turn road course.

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PittRace Winners Circle Report

PittRace PodiumCatch up on audio from the winners circle following F1600 Championship Series races from Pittsburgh. 

Race 1 | Race 2 | Race 3

Team USA Candidate: David Osborne

Team USA Candidate: Jonathan Kotyk

PittRace Race 3 Video

Weekend Sweep for Kotyk

Jonathan Kotyk

Wampum, PA - Jonathan Kotyk won the third and final F1600 Championship Series race of the Pittsburgh International Race Complex weekend, taking the victory by just .034 seconds on the newly-paved 19-turn road course to complete a weekend sweep with three wins in three races for Team Pelfrey. Kotyk led an all Pelfrey Mygale/Honda top three with teammates Matthew Cowley and David Osborne completing the podium. Joel Haas won the Masters Class.

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PittRace Race 2 Highlights

Kotyk Beats Cowley to the Line

Jonathan Kotyk

Wampum, PA - Team Pelfrey's Jonathan Kotyk, a Team USA Scholarship candidate, doubled up on Sunday morning at Pittsburgh International Race Complex, taking his second win of the weekend in F1600 Championship Series competition. Kotyk fought off his teammate on the 16th and final lap, beating points leader Matthew Cowley to the line by .054 seconds in a photo finish. Zach Holden, from K-Hill Motorsports, completed the podium while Mike Scanlan won in the Masters Class.

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PittRace Race 1 Recap

Kotyk Wins at PittRace

Jonathan Kotyk

Wampum, PA - The first of three F1600 Championship Series races at Pittsburgh International Race Complex was won by Team USA Scholarship candidate Jonathan Kotyk on a near perfect Saturday afternoon at the high-speed 19-turn road course. Kotyk, driving the No. 81 Team Pelfrey Mygale/Honda, held off Zach Holden with two corners to go, with Holden trying an outside move for the race lead. The K-Hill driver would go on to finish second, while points leader Matthew Cowley brought the No. 80 Team Pelfrey car home in third and Mike Scanlan won the Masters Class.

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PittRace Friday Recap

Holden Fast on Friday at Pittsburgh

Zach Holden

Wampum, PA - Zach Holden was quickest in Friday F1600 Championship Series over two long green-flag practice sessions. The K-Hill Motorsports driver, coming off a win at Mid-Ohio, ran the fastest time at the newly paved Pittsburgh International Race Complex with a lap of 1:47.062 coming late in the day.

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Team Pelfrey Duo Get Team USA Nod

Osborne and Kotyk On TrackWampum, PA - Ahead of the F1600 Championship Series weekend at Pittsburgh International Race Complex, two Team Pelfrey F1600 drivers, David Osborne and Jonathan Kotyk, have been selected as candidates for this year's Team USA Scholarship. The Scholarship sends its winners to compete in international auto racing events later this year.

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Teams Head for PittRace

Matthew CowleySalem, NH – The summer swing next takes Formula Race Promotions to Pittsburgh International Race Complex for a full weekend of open-wheel action from July 28-30. The F1600, F2000 and Atlantic Championship Series will all see multiple races over the course of the three-day weekend with tight Championship battles in all three Series. For fans looking to catch the action, attendance at Pittsburgh is open to all, free of charge.

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Mid-Ohio Video Recap

Mid-Ohio Winners Circle Report

Mid-Ohio PodiumCatch up on audio from the winners circle following F1600 Championship Series races from Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course.

Race 1 | Race 2 | Race 3

Mid-Ohio Race 3

Holden Rebounds for Mid-Ohio Victory

Zach Holden LeadsLexington, OH - Zach Holden went from third to first on the last lap to take his third win of the season in the No. 96 K-Hill Motorsports Mygale/Honda in round 11 of the 2017 F1600 Championship Series season. Holden rebounded for the win at Mid-Ohio after failing to finish in the first two races of the weekend, taking the victory in the 18-lap race ahead of the Team Pelfrey duo of Jonathan Kotyk and Matthew Cowley. Another Mygale/Honda driven by K-Hill's Tonis Kasemets charged from last to fourth to win the Masters Class, with Cliff Johnson second and Scott Rubenzer third.

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Osborne Takes First Win

David OsborneLexington, OH - David Osborne scored his first ever F1600 Championship Series victory with a win on Sunday morning at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in round 10 of the 2017 season for Team Pelfrey. Osborne beat teammate Jonathan Kotyk to the line in a tight finish, while Chris Horan scored his first ever podium finish in Series competition with a third place result. Cliff Johnson won the Masters Class ahead of Scott Rubenzer and Joel Haas.

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Mid-Ohio Behind the Scenes

Cowley Wins at Mid-Ohio

Matthew CowleyLexington, OH - Matthew Cowley extended his F1600 Championship Series win streak at Mid-Ohio to four races in a row, taking the lead on the 18th and final lap in round nine of the season en route to the race win. His Team Pelfrey teammate David Osborne finished a close second in another Mygale/Honda while Cliff Johnson won the Masters Class in a strong Series debut with a third place result in the No. 4 Piper/Honda.

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Mid-Ohio Race 1 Sizzle Reel

Mid-Ohio Qualy 1

Osborne Leads F1600 Practice

David Osborne

Lexington, OH - Two 40-minute F1600 Championship Series practice sessions saw David Osborne (pictured, above) lead a Team Pelfrey sweep of the top three positions. Osborne was fastest with a lap of 1:29.645 around Mid-Ohio, ahead of teammates Jonthan Kotyk and Matthew Cowley. F1600 has three Championship rounds up for grabs at Mid-Ohio this weekend. Full results.

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F1600 Friday Practice

Welcome to Mid-Ohio

F1600, F2000 and Atlantic Head for Mid-Ohio

Start at IndySalem, NH - The F1600, F2000 and Atlantic Championship Series head to Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course for Formula Race Promotions’ traditional three-day summer weekend at the classic circuit. Coming off a competitive event at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, the title fight is intense across all three Championships, which mark the mid-points of their 2017 seasons this weekend in Ohio.

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Indy Winners Circle Report

Kotyk Drinks the MilkCatch up on audio from the winners circle following both F1600 Championship Series races from Indy. Race 1 | Race 2

Kotyk Wins at Indy

Jonathan KotykSpeedway, IN - Jonathan Kotyk crossed the yard of bricks first in the Sunday afternoon F1600 Championship Series race on the road course at the iconic Indianapolis Motor Speedway. K-Hill Motorsports driver Zach Holden bounced back from a rough Saturday race to finish runner-up at the Brickyard while a second Team Pelfrey entry piloted by David Osborne completed the podium. Joe Colasacco won the Masters Class for Auriana Racing.

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Saturday IMS Video Recap

First F1600 Win for Sundaramoorthy Comes at Indy

Yuven SundaramoorthySpeedway, IN - The F1600 Championship Series race again came down to the last lap after a race-long battle at the front of the field as Yuven Sundaramoorthy crossed the line first for K-Hill Motorsports, taking his first ever F1600 victory in an iconic setting at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Sundaramoorthy won by a mere .039 seconds ahead of Team Pelfrey's Jonathan Kotyk, while Matthew Cowley was third and Joe Colasacco won the Masters Class.

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F1600 Indy Sizzle Reel

Video: Welcome to Indy

Cowley to F1600 Pole at Indy

Matthew CowleySpeedway, IN - Matthew Cowley took pole position by setting the fastest time in two combined qualifying sessions for the F1600 Championship Series  at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. The Team Pelfrey driver is tied for the Championship lead with Zach Holden, who will line up alongside on the run to turn one in race one, scheduled for Saturday afternoon. View results here.

Indianapolis Embraced in Practice and Qualy by FRP Competitors

Zach HoldenSpeedway, IN - The yard of bricks, the scoring pylon, four iconic turns, the Pagoda and a state-of-the-art infield road course at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway was the setting for Friday activities as a large group of F1600, F2000 and Atlantic Championship Series competitors took to the track for practice and a thrilling three sets of first round qualifying sessions.

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Holden Leads Opening Practice

Zach HoldenSpeedway, IN - F1600 Formula F Championship Series morning practice from Indianapolis Motor Speedway was paced by Zach Holden, who sits tied for first in the Series point standings for K-Hill Motorsports.

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F1600, F2000 and Atlantic Racers Ready for IMS

Matthew CowleySalem, NH – Joining the Open Wheel World Challenge, the F1600, F2000 and Atlantic Championship Series teams and drivers are ready for a much-anticipated June weekend on the road course at the famed Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

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The Winners Circle Report from Mid-Ohio

F1600 Podium from Mid-OhioCatch up on audio from the winners circle following F1600 races at Mid-Ohio. Race 1 | Race 2 | Race 3

Cowley: 3 for 3 At Mid-Ohio

Matthew CowleyLexington, OH - Matthew Cowley made it three wins in one day in F1600 Championship Series competition with a last-lap move on Zach Holden at Mid-Ohio in round six of the 2017 season. Cowley becomes the first F1600 driver to win three races in one day. The third victory for the Team Pelfrey driver came ahead of K-Hill teammates Holden and Lance Fenderson.

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Cowley Beats Holden for Mid-Ohio Race 2

Matthew CowleyLexington, OH - Matthew Cowley doubled up and won in the second F1600 race of the weekend at Mid-Ohio, taking the checkered flag after a near race-long fight with Zach Holden. Cowley takes his second win of the day for Team Pelfrey, while Holden finished second and Yuven Sundaramoorthy completed the podium matching his morning performance.

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F1600 Mid-Ohio Race 1

Cowley Dominates First Mid-Ohio Race

 Matthew CowleyLexington, OH - Team Pelfrey's Matthew Cowley won the first F1600 Championship Series race at Mid-Ohio, prevailing in his No. 80 Mygale/Honda on Saturday morning. Cowley led every lap with a dominating pace, extending a huge gap to win his first F1600 race over a raging battle for the rest of the podium. Yuven Sundaramoorthy finished second with Lance Fenderson in third. Scott Rubenzer won the Masters Class.

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F1600 Friday Mid-Ohio Notebook

Joe ColasaccoLexington, OH - The latest news and notes from the paddock at Mid-Ohio for F1600 Formula F Championship competitors.

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Kotyk by .021 for Mid-Ohio Pole

Jonathan KotykLexington, OH - Jonathan Kotyk, driving for Team Pelfrey, beat out his teammate Matthew Cowley by just .021 seconds for pole position at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in an ultra-competitive Friday afternoon qualifying session. Full results are here, and Saturday continues with three races for F1600 competitors.

Mid-Ohio Teaser

FRP Mid-Ohio Preview

Zach HoldenSalem, NH – At the season-opening Formula Race Promotions event, six of seven races came down to last lap passes for the lead. This weekend, the F1600, F2000 and Atlantic Championship Series head for their second event of the 2017 season at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, in a tight and action packed two-day weekend just 12 days following the season opener at VIR.

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VIR Video Recaps

The Winners Circle Report from VIR

Victory Lane - Race 1Catch up on audio from the winners circle following two F1600 rounds from VIR. Race 1 | Race 2

Holden Pulls Off Sunday Sweep

Zach HoldenAlton, VA - For the second race in a row, and on the same day, Zach Holden took the lead on the last lap and his second victory in three starts on the season-opening weekend of the F1600 Championship Series at VIR. Holden took his No. 96 K-Hill Motorsports Mygale/Honda to the win in a late Sunday afternoon race at VIR following his morning performance. He crossed the line with a margin of .02 seconds, just a few inches, over Team Pelfrey's Jonathan Kotyk while Matthew Cowley finished third.

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Holden Wins Race 2

Zach Holden Crosses the Line in P1Alton, VA - Zach Holden won the second F1600 Championship Series race of the VIR weekend as the leaders scrambled coming out of turn 17 to pass a slower lapped car on the last lap coming to the checkered flag. Holden would take his first F1600 win in the No. 96 K-Hill Motorsports Mygale/Honda ahead of Matthew Cowley and Lance Fenderson.

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Kotyk by .02 Seconds for the Win

Jonathan KotykAlton, VA - Jonathan Kotyk, coming out of the final corner at VIR, got the run he needed to win by a nose for Team Pelfrey, beating Zach Holden to the line by .020 seconds with Lance Fenderson another .050 seconds back in a thrilling three-wide finish in the first race of 2017 for the F1600 Championship Series.

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Cowley Goes Fastest, Sundaramoorthy to Start P1

 Yuven SundaramoorthyAlton, VA - Matthew Cowley led the way in late Friday afternoon qualifying from VIR in the No. 80 Team Pelfrey entry, taking his Mygale/Honda to the top of the time sheets to score pole for the F1600 Championship Series season opener. However, a penalty from Thursday will cost the rookie two grid positions, promoting Yuven Sundaramoorthy to the first starting position alongside David Osborne.

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Holden Fastest Again in Practice 2

Zach Holden Alton, VA - Zach Holden completed the opening day of the 2017 F1600 Championship Series season with the fastest lap in both practice sessions. He lowered the best lap of the day in an evening session with the sun setting over VIR, with a fast time of 1:59.000 for K-Hill Motorsports. Check out the full results here. 

Holden First in F1600 Free Practice

Zach HoldenAlton, VA - After 30 minutes of green flag track time, it was Zach Holden with the fastest free practice lap for F1600 Championship Series competitors in the first session of the 21-race, seven-weekend 2017 season held on Thursday afternoon at VIRginia International Raceway.

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David Osborne Becomes Trinity Karting Group’s First Graduate to Team Pelfrey’s F1600 Team

David OsbourneEarlier this year, Team Pelfrey and Trinity Karting Group announced their partnership to help talented young go-kart drivers graduate to formula cars via the F1600 Championship Series. From there, the ultimately goal is for drivers to make their way up the #PelfreyPower ladder all the way to the Verizon IndyCar Series.David Osborne of Cincinnati, Ohio is the first TKG driver to successfully make the transition to F1600 with Team Pelfrey.

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F1600, F2000 and Atlantic Season Opener Preview

F1600 ActionSalem, NH - Formula Race Promotions is set to start its 2017 season this weekend at VIR with the opening rounds of the F1600, F2000 and Atlantic Championship Series. New drivers, more cars and a new sanctioning body in USAC Racing make up the big stories going into the four-day race weekend at the 17-turn VIR.

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Formula Race Promotions and ScreeningNow Ink a Production Distribution Deal to Produce New Race Show

Bruce HamiltonBurbank, CA - Formula Race Promotions (www.formularacepromotions.com) and ScreeningNow (www.screeningnow.com) have inked a production distribution deal to cover the 2017 season opening at the 17-turn three-mile course at Virginia International Raceway from April 29-30 where drivers will face off in the F1600, F2000, and Atlantic Championship Series.

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Yuven Sundaramoorthy Signs with K-Hill

Yuven SundaramoorthyK-Hill Motorsports strengthens its team and deepens the competition by adding 14 year old Yuven Sundaramoorthy to their team. Yuven comes to the team from the Albany, New York area to start his rookie year with K-Hill Motorsports in their F1600 program.

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Team Pelfrey Signs Jonathan Kotyk to F1600 for the 2017 Season

 Team Pelfrey announces the signing of Jonathan Kotyk to its F1600 Championship Series Team for the 2017 season, marking Kotyk's first car season.Tampa, FL. (March 22, 2017) – Team Pelfrey announces the signing of Jonathan Kotyk to its F1600 Championship Series Team for the 2017 season, marking Kotyk's first car season.

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Atlantic, F2000, F1600 Registrations Trend Up for New Season

F1600 actionSalem, NH - With just over a month until the Formula Race Promotions season opener at VIRginia International Raceway, Series registrations for the Atlantic, F2000 and F1600 seasons for drivers are well ahead of 2016 levels.

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FRP Announces VIR Opening Event Format

Cars on track at VIRSalem, NH – Formula Race Promotions (FRP) will kick off the 2017 Atlantic, F2000 and F1600 seasons with a huge spectator event at VIR. The opening weekend for the USAC-sanctioned Championships is now set to run over four days, from Thursday April 27 through Sunday April 30.

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FRP Opens Online Registration for 2017 Season

John McCuskerSalem, NH – Formula Race Promotions (FRP) and USAC Racing today opened their new and improved online registration system for the much-anticipated 2017 Atlantic, F2000 and F1600 Championship Series, with just under three long months before the first race of the year at VIR.

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Matthew Cowley Signs with Team Pelfrey F1600 for 2017 Season

Matthew CowleyTAMPA, Fla.  - Team Pelfrey is excited to officially announce the signing of Matthew Cowley to its F1600 Championship Series team for 2017, marking Cowley’s first season of racing in the United States.

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It’s Official: Verhagen Joins Red Bull Junior Team

Neil VerhagenSalem, NH – 2016 F1600 Championship Series title-winner Neil Verhagen was recently signed by the Red Bull Junior Team and will compete in Europe in 2017. In addition, the aspiring driver was also awarded SCCA’s iconic Mark Donohue award for his performance over the 2016 season.

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FRP, USAC and Hoosier Launch 2017-2018 Marketing Platform

F2000 actionSalem, NH - Formula Race Promotions (FRP), the promoter of the Atlantic, F2000 and F1600 Championship Series, together with USAC Racing and Hoosier Racing Tire, have launched their 2017-2018 marketing and branding platform: Affordable. Competitive. Racing. The season begins at VIR, April 28-30.

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Verhagen Leads FIA’s 20 Under 20

Verhagen hoists the trophySalem, NH - Neil Verhagen, the 2016 F1600 Formula F Championship Series title winner, has made the FIA’s 20 under 20 list, published in the most recent edition of AUTO, the FIA’s magazine. Check out the article here.

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F1600 Promo Video

USAC to Sanction Atlantic, F2000, F1600 Championships

USAC logoSalem, NH - Formula Race Promotions (FRP) announced today that the United States Auto Club (USAC) will sanction the Atlantic, F2000 and F1600 Championship Series for 2017 and beyond. The new sanctioning agreement will provide a seamless transition of licensing and credentialing for FRP competitors.

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