Tampa, Florida—Team Pelfrey is thrilled to announce that Dylan Christie will occupy the No. 82 yellow Honda powered Mygale for the 2020 season. The young driver will not only be competing in the Formula Race Promotions F1600 Series, but also a handful of SCCA events and F1600 Canada series, which includes the Grand Prix du Canada.
Formula Race Promotions announces its 2020 race schedule
Formula Race Promotions announced its 2020 race schedule today with seven weekends from April to October at six different tracks, operating under SCCA Pro Racing sanction. This will be the fifteenth year of continuous operation for FRP, which began with a single F2000 run group in 2006.
The checker has fallen on another FRP season — our 14th!
2019 saw very competitive and exciting racing throughout our primary Atlantic, F2000 & F1600 Championship run groups, as well as within our other participating series - The North American F1000 Championship, The FV Challenge Cup & the ever growing Right Coast Formula Ford group (RCFF). Without the addition of our supporting series, we would not be able to maintain the significant amount of track time that is a hallmark of FRP, so thanks to all who participate. Season results from our supporting partners can be found on their dedicated websites.
Race two of the F1600 Series at Mid-Ohio came down to a last lap pass that gave Jonathan Kotyk the win!
Despite a hampered qualifying, Jonathan Kotyk found the lead and controled race one.
The Mid Ohio schedule has changed, twighlight testing has been removed from the weekend sessions.
Team Pelfrey announced today Dexter Czuba will compete in the signature yellow No. 81 F1600 Honda powered machine, participating in selected Pro Series and the Hoosier SCCA Super Tour.
Burton Kyle August will join Rice Race Prep for the 2019 FRP F1600 Championship driving the #07 Mygale.
Series newcomer, Josh Green, to campaign the 2019 season with Team Pelfrey.
It is with shock and great sadness that we have learned of Kris Kaiser’s passing early Tuesday. Our thoughts are with Brandi, and the entire K-Hill family.
Kris was a force of nature, always running at full throttle. He will be missed.
All of us at FRP.
Event Entry For all 7 of FRP 2019 events is now open on http://motorsportreg.com and can be searched using ’FRP’.
All of our 7 events start with “FRP - ” (i.e. “FRP - Road Atlanta”)
Speedcom to be the official communication supplier for Formula Race Promotions Atlantic, F2000 and F1600 Championship Series in 2019.
Formula Race Promotions and Speedcom Communications Inc. announce a new partnership with Speedcom as the official communication supplier for the Atlantic, F2000 and F1600 Championship Series in 2019. Utilizing new Motorola CP200D radios for the Series staff, communication with drivers and teams during on-track sessions will be clear and comprehensive, enhancing both the racing experience and safety aspects.
F1600 Championship Series title-winner Dario Cangialosi shares his thoughts following taking home top honors in the 21-race 2018 series season for K-Hill Motorsports.
Dexter Czuba looks back on his 2018 F1600 Championship Series, which saw him notch his best-ever finish with a second place run in challenging conditions at Watkins Glen International in May.
Tyler O'Connor charged to second in the 2018 F1600 Championship Series title-chase, with a late season surge for K-Hill Motorsports. Read about this young American's 21-race F1600 season in his own words:
Yuven Sundaramoorthy came out of his sophomore F1600 Championship Series campaign with a third-place Championship result for K-Hill Motorsports, backed up by multiple race wins and podium after podium finish in the No. 13 Mygale/Honda.
F1600 race winner Colin Mullan, from Danville, Calif., and Jake Craig, from Mission Viejo, Calif., will carry the patriotic and distinctive Team USA Scholarship colors in a trio of Formula Ford race weekends in England beginning later this month. Braden Eves, from New Albany, Ohio, was initially selected as a Scholarship winner before requiring some surgery which will preclude him from accepting the opportunity.
Putting together a six-weekend F1600 Championship Series program, Charles Anti ran his Van Diemen/Honda out of a smaller trailer with his father over the course of the 2018 F1600 season.
Millville, NJ – The 2018 F1600 Championship Series season came down to the last race as Dario Cangialosi clinched the title for K-Hill Motorsports despite opening lap contact by finishing fourth at New Jersey Motorsports Park in a thrilling Championship finale. Tyler O’Connor took the race win in the 21st and final round of the season ahead of Yuven Sundaramoorthy and Nicky Hays. Cangialosi overcame a first-lap excursion off the race track to win the Championship.
Millville, NJ - Tyler O’Connor took the win in round 20 of the 2018 F1600 Championship Series season on Sunday morning at New Jersey Motorsports Park. The all green flag race came down to the final laps between championship contenders, with O’Conner gaining eight key points back on points leader Dario Cangialosi who finished second behind his K-Hill Motorsports teammate in a thrilling race. Saturday winner Nicky Hays was third. One 19-lap race remains in the season to decide the title.
Millville, NJ – Nicky Hays took a convincing victory in round 19 of the F1600 Championship Series season at New Jersey Motorsports Park’s Thunderbolt circuit. Hays led flag-to-flag in the Team Pelfrey Mygale in a clean, all-green-flag race, as he broke the draft and assembled a massive lead to win his first F1600 race. Tyler O’Connor passed points leader Dario Cangialosi on the last lap to take second place, gaining a few points back on his Championship rival as the K-Hill teammates finished second and third. Fellow Championship contender Yuven Sundaramoorthy was fourth.
Millville, NJ – Tyler O’Connor backed up his morning practice pace from New Jersey Motorsports Park to convert his speed into a pole position for round 19 of the 2018 F1600 Championship Series season. More importantly, the title-contender gains three points toward tracking down his two teammates for the Championship in the season finale weekend. O’Connor will start from third however, following a penalty from Friday practice. Full Results.
Millville, NJ - Tyler O'Connor was fastest in Saturday morning practice from New Jersey Motorsports Park ahead of the tripleheader F1600 Championship Series season finale. O'Connor led K-Hill teammate Yuven Sundaramoorthy by seven tenths of a second, while Nicky Hays was third quick and points leader Dario Cangialsoi was fourth. Full Results.
Salem, NH – The 2018 Formula Race Promotions season started at Road Atlanta in April, and has wound its way to some of the best road courses in North America, with 42 USAC-sanctioned events taking place since April and building to this weekend’s season finale, with Champions poised to be crowned in the F1600 Championship Series, F2000 Championship Series and the Atlantic Championship Series.
Salem, NH - LIV Watches will award the Formula Race Promotion (FRP) Champions a Limited Edition GX1-A Swiss Made Auto Gray IP Case Watch with a Blue Dial; as part of LIV's partnership with FRP. Champions in Atlantic, F2000 and F1600 can look forward to the award following the season finale at New Jersey Motorsports Park.
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Six finalists for this year’s coveted Team USA Scholarships will convene this week at Road America in Elkhart Lake, Wis., for a two-day shootout. Five of six have raced in F1600 Series competition this year and four of the six are F1600 race winners.
They are: Dario Cangialosi, Tyler O'Connor, Braden Eves, Colin Mullan and Nicky Hays.
Summit Point, WV – Colin Mullan made it two wins in three starts with a Sunday afternoon victory at Summit Point to close out his debut weekend in F1600 Championship Series competition. Across three all-green-flag F1600 races, the Rice Race Prep driver led the most laps and dominated the competition. Mullan took the round 18 victory ahead of Christian Lall Dass and Nicky Hays.
Summit Point, WV – Colin Mullan continued his impressive pace in his F1600 Championship Series debut weekend, taking the win on Saturday evening for Rice Race Prep at Summit Point in round 17 of the 2018 F1600 season in yet another all-green flag 21-lap race. The second place battle came down to the wire after a thrilling late race battle as Nicky Hays scored the runner-up result in his F1600 debut weekend for Team Pelfrey after a duel with Christian Lall Dass, who finished sixth. A second Team Pelfrey entry for Joey Essma finished third.
Summit Point, WV – After 24 action packed green flag laps around Summit Point, the margin of victory was just .090 seconds as K-Hill Motorsports driver Dario Cangialosi narrowly beat Christan Lall Dass and his Piper/Ford to the checkered flag, with Tyler O'Connor and Collin Mullan in close pursuit in round 16 of the 2018 F1600 Championship Series season.
Summit Point, WV - F1600 Championship Series points leader Dario Cangialosi wasted no time at Summit Point on Friday, rocketing to pole position and key bonus points ahead of rivals and K-Hill teammates Tyler O'Connor and Yuven Sundaramoorthy. Christian Lall Dass qualifed fourth in a tight session, with newcomer Colin Mullan in fifth. Full results.
Salem, NH – With Championships on the line in F1600, F2000 and Atlantic Championship Series competition, the action is set for the second-to-last Formula Race Promotions event of the 2018 season, taking place at Summit Point this weekend. Double races are scheduled for F2000 and Atlantic drivers, while F1600 competitors will look forward to three action-packed races in West Virginia.
Pittsburgh, PA – Team Pelfrey driver Courtney Crone has been released from the hospital in good spirits and is already looking to get back behind the wheel following an early race incident in round 15 of the 2018 F1600 Championship Series season on Sunday, August 5.
Formula Race Promotions officials can report that the driver involved in an early race incident during round 15 of the 2018 F1600 Championship Series season has been released from a hospital in Pittsburgh.
Despite minor bumps and bruises, the driver is in good spirits and on the way home.
FRP officials would like to extend their thank you to the track staff, corner workers, marshalls, and EMTs for their efforts.
Wampum, PA – Formula Race Promotions officials cancelled round 15 of the 2018 season taking place at Pittsburgh International Race Complex following an incident early in the race. The race was declared a non-race; the decision not to restart was made in the interest of safety. More information will be released as it becomes available.
Wampum, PA – A daring last lap pass by Tyler O’Connor saw him barely beat Braden Eves to the checkered flag, taking the victory in the second of three F1600 races at Pittsburgh International Race Complex during the Keystone Speedfest. The margin of victory was just .060 seconds after 14 action-packed green-flag laps around the 2.8-mile course. Championship leader Dario Cangialosi finished third.
Wampum, PA – Braden Eves hung tough in his F1600 Championship Series debut, winning the first of three F1600 races at the Keystone Speedfest at Pittsburgh International Race Complex. Staying at the front of the pack for the majority of laps for Rice Race Prep, Eves was pushed back to third after contact, and capitalized on last lap fireworks to score the victory after 14 green flag laps.
Wampum, PA - Baylor Griffin took his K-Hill Motorsports Mygale/Honda to the pole position in F1600 Championship Ssries competitoin at the Keystone Speedfest at Pittsburgh International Race Complex. In his Series debut, Rice Race Prep driver Braden Eves qualified second ahead of Tyler O'Connor and points leader Dario Cangialosi. View results.
Wampum, PA - K-Hill Motorsports driver Tyler O'Connor was the fastest in F1600 Championship Series Friday practice for the Keystone Speedfest at Pittsburgh International Race Complex. O'Connor, second in points, posted the fastest lap of the day in the morning session, while series newcomer Braden Eves impressed with the fastest time in the afternoon session for Rice Race Prep. Yuven Sundaramoorthy was second quick in the morning session, ahead of points leader Dario Cangialosi, who improved to second fastest in the afternoon practice for K-Hill.
Salem, NH –The cars and stars of the Formula Race Promotion trio of Championships – F1600, F2000 and Atlantic – are entering the second half of their 2018 seasons and will do battle in front of a huge turnout of spectators expected this weekend at the Keystone Speedfest at Pittsburgh International Race Complex.
Salem, NH – LIV Watches and Formula Race Promotions have come together to make the Swiss-made watches the official timepiece of F1600, F2000 and Atlantic Championship Series competition. LIV is a direct-to-consumer microbrand crafting durable, high-quality, Swiss-made watches built to suit the modern man. Live rugged, live bold, live fast- LIV watches.
LEXINGTON, Ohio (July 26, 2018) – The process of choosing two young American drivers to represent their country at a pair of premier Formula Ford events in the UK, the Formula Ford Festival at Brands Hatch and the Walter Hayes Trophy at Silverstone, is under way. Ten drivers representing a broad cross section of race series not only in the U.S. but overseas have been selected as candidates for prestigious Team USA Scholarships. All have been invited to attend this week’s Honda Indy 200 Verizon IndyCar Series/Mazda Road to Indy Presented by Cooper Tires event at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lexington, Ohio, where their attributes and communication skills will be assessed by a collection of seasoned auto racing professionals.
Salem, NH – Formula Race Promotions will host the Keystone Speedfest at Pittsburgh International Race Complex, August 3-5, featuring an action-packed three-day spectator weekend with some of the best road racing in North America. Single-day tickets start at just $25 and weekend passes are available for $40 at www.KeystoneSpeedfest.com.
Lexington, OH – Dario Cangialosi took top honors in the third and final F1600 Championship Series season race of the weekend at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course on a hot Sunday afternoon. The points leader took the victory in round 12 of the 21-race 2018 season, winning a close contest that came down to the last lap ahead of fellow K-Hill Motorsports teammates Yuven Sundaramoorthy and Baylor Griffin.
Lexington, OH – Yuven Sundaramoorthy scored the win at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in the second of three F1600 Championship Series races of the weekend for K-Hill Motorsports. Another all-green-flag race came down to again to the final moments with Sundaramoorthy beating out teammate Dario Cangialosi to the checkered flag by .143 seconds as Joe Colasacco finished a strong third place to take the Masters Class win for Auriana Racing.
Lexington, OH – Round 10 of the 2018 F1600 Championship Series came down to the final lap on Saturday afternoon at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, with Tyler O’Connor passing teammate Yuven Sundaramoorthy to win by just over two tenths of a second for K-Hill Motorsports. Christian Lall Dass finished third to score his best result year in F1600 competition after a 18-lap all-green-flag race with multiple lead changes in hot conditions.
Lexington, OH - Dario Cangialosi scored pole position in F1600 Series qualifying at Mid-Ohio, turning in a lap .002 seconds up on teammate Yuven Sundaramoorthy to take the top spot in a competitive 30-minute session. Tyler O'Connor qualified third ahead of Christian Lall Dass and Baylor Griffin. Full Results.
Lexington, OH – K-Hill Motorsports driver and current F1600 Championship Series points leader Dario Cangialosi is keeping his pace up, and led both all-green-flag Friday practice sessions at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course to establish the No. 22 as the car to beat this weekend in three F1600 rounds.
Salem, NH - After storming to a double victory at Watkins Glen International in May, K-Hill Motorsports driver Dario Cangialosi turned in three podiums including a win at VIR in June to take control of the F1600 Championship Series points lead heading into Mid-Ohio this weekend, where the middle of the season and another three rounds of action face F1600 drivers.
Alton, VA – Tyler O’Connor took the checkered flag to win at VIR in round nine of the 2018 F1600 Championship Series by a slim margin of just .057 seconds after a race-long battle over 13 green flap laps. O’Connor beat teammate Yuven Sundaramoorthy to the line in a photo finish on a warm summer day in Virginia, with a third K-Hill car for Dario Cangialosi just another tenth of a second back in third.
Alton, VA – It was Dario Cangialosi excelling in tricky wet conditions to take the win at VIR in a race that started dry and saw the skies open as teams had to execute pitstops for the second time on Saturday at VIR. K-Hill’s Cangialosi won a dramatic race ahead of Joey Essma and Sam Lockwood in third, who won the Masters Class with his best career finish to date for Raceworks.
Alton, VA – Eliminating a 41 second gap to the leaders, Joey Essma used a late decision to go to rain tires to his advantage to win in the F1600 Championship Series in mixed conditions at VIR on Saturday morning. Taking the victory on Saturday morning in round seven of the 2018 season, Essma triumphed over Dario Cangialosi and points leader Tyler O'Connor.
Salem, NH – The third weekend of the 2018 Formula Race Promotions (FRP) season for F1600, F2000 and Atlantic is set to take place at VIRginia International Raceway, June 1-3, as the Championships build toward their midpoint of the year.
Watkins Glen, NY – Dario Cangialosi, driving for K-Hill Motorsports, made it two wins on Sunday at Watkins Glen International, prevailing in the third and final race of the F1600 Championship Series weekend. The No. 22 driver won over Joey Essma and Baylor Griffin. Full Results.
Watkins Glen, NY - Dario Cangialosi broke away from the field to score his first F1600 Championship Series win, in round five of the 2018 season at Watkins Glen International. Cangialosi dominated the race for K-Hill Motorsports. Tyler O’Connor and Joey Essma followed to complete the podium in an all-green-flag race. Full Results.
Watkins Glen, NY – Yuven Sundaramoorthy went from third to first amid last lap drama in race one of the F1600 Championship Series tripleheader at Watkins Glen International on Sunday morning. The K-Hill driver scored his first win of the season ahead of Dexter Czuba, who finished second in his best career F1600 result to date, with Tyler O’Connor, Dario Cangialosi and Joey Essma following. Full Provisional Results.
Watkins Glen, NY - Yuven Sundaramoorthy took pole in wet conditions for the first of three F1600 Championship Series races at Watkins Glen International. The K-Hill driver took pole with a top-three sweep for the team, leading teammates Dario Cangialosi and Baylor Griffin, while Joey Essma and Chris Kierce followed. Full Results.
Watkins Glen, NY – K-Hill Motorsports driver Dario Cangialosi led a team sweep of the top four spots in afternoon practice for the F1600 Championship Series at Watkins Glen International in wet conditions. The No. 22 beat out teammates Yuven Sundaramoorthy, Baylor Griffin and Tyler O’Connor, while Dexter Czuba was fifth quick. Full Results.
Salem, NH – Formula Race Promotions is back for a blockbuster weekend at Watkins Glen International, May 11-13, with full and deep grids across the F1600, F2000 and Atlantic Championship Series for the second event weekend of the 2018 race season.
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