News
  • Productive Spring Training Test at Barber Motorsports Park

     March 5, 2017| 
    • Series News
    Birmingham, AL (5 March 2017) - The 2017 Battery Tender Global MX-5 Cup presented by BFGoodrich Tires season got off to a productive start as the INDYCAR-sanctioned series staged two days of Spring Training testing at Barber Motorsports Park this weekend.
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  • Battery Tender Global MX-5 Cup presented by BFGoodrich Tires Going from Strength to Strength in 2017

     February 21, 2017| 
    • Series News
    AN5Q2057
    Palmetto, Fla. (21 February 2017) - After a record-setting season that featured the competition debut for the all-new Mazda Global MX-5 Cup machine, the Battery Tender Global MX-5 Cup presented by BFGoodrich Tires championship will launch a new era in 2017 as the series moves to a new sanctioning partner, new operational management structure, and a record prize package on offer.
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  • Matt Cresci Wins 2016 Mazda Road to 24 Shootout

     November 18, 2016| 
    • Series News
    AN5Q4386
    IRVINE, Calif. (November 18, 2016) – After two days of intense competition at NOLA Motorsports Park in Avondale, Louisiana, Matt Cresci from Los Gatos, California won the 2016 Mazda Road to 24 Shootout.
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  • INDYCAR to Sanction MX-5 Cup Series

     October 18, 2016| 
    • Series News
    AN5Q2057
    Mazda Motorsports and Andersen Promotions Reach Agreement starting with 2017 season IRVINE, Calif. (October 28, 2016) – Mazda Motorsports and Andersen Promotions announced today that the parties have reached an agreement for INDYCAR to sanction the MX-5 Cup series beginning with the 2017 season. The Battery Tender Global MX-5 Cup presented by BFGoodrich Tires is the signature spec series for the Mazda Road to 24 (#MRT24), the sports car counterpart to the Mazda Road to Indy presented by Cooper Tires (#MRTI).
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  • Sick Sideways Team Dominates Race 1 in Battery Tender Global MX-5 Cup Presented by BFGoodrich Tires Championship

     September 28, 2016| 
    • Team News
    BRASELTON, Georgia (September 29, 2016) – It was a near perfect 45-minute race for the Sick Sideways team, with John Dean II (No. 16 Sick Sideways), the defending series champion, scoring his first race win of the 2016 season. Dean was followed across the line 0.393 second later by his teammate Nathanial “Sparky” Sparks (No. 8 Sick Sideways), who is primed to clinch the $200,000 Mazda Road to 24 scholarship prize in the Battery Tender Global MX-5 Cup presented by BFGoodrich Tires.
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