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  • Wagner Tops Global Mazda MX-5 Cup New Jersey Test Day

     October 10, 2020| 
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    Global Mazda MX-5 Cup presented by BFGoodrich® Tires has returned to New Jersey Motorsports Park (NJMP) for the first time in 10 years. To get the current crop of drivers and teams acclimated to the 12-turn, 2.258-mile road course, three 40-minute test sessions were held on Friday.
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  • Global Mazda MX-5 Cup Championship Heats up for New Jersey

     October 6, 2020| 
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    Only four rounds remain of the Global Mazda MX-5 Cup Championship presented by BFGoodrich® Tires, and the Championship is closer than ever. To make things even more interesting, the Series heads to a track it hasn’t seen since 2010: New Jersey Motorsports Park (NJMP) in Millville, New Jersey. Whomever learns the circuit fastest could walk away with a firm hold on the points lead.
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  • Top Five Results Maverick at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course

     September 29, 2020| 
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    September 29, 2020 – Continuing to evolve and elevate their newly founded program, Maverick owned by Hixon Motor Sports turned heads at their most recent event weekend at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course this past weekend. Competing at the Lexington, Ohio facility with drivers Justin Piscitell and Bryan Hixon, Maverick added a top five result, in the highly competitive Global MX-5 Cup Presented by BFGoodrich® Tires. After qualifying in the seventh and fourteenth positions, Piscitell and Hixon would start in row four and row seven for the first wheel-to-wheel action of the weekend. With the top ten qualifiers separated by less than half a second, competition would be tough as the duo looked to climb the running order and the eventual results sheet. With fast and consistent lap times and some close hard racing, the #63 car of Hixon finish eleventh while #9 entry of Piscitell was classified in 13th. "I've coached in this paddock for years and ran the Mazda NC chassis. This new ND-2 chassis with the 2020 Sadev 6-speed sequential gearbox has been so fun to drive,” expressed Piscitell. “I was impressed with how tight the field was and the Maverick crew has certainly put in the work being that we qualified 0.24 of a second from pole position putting us P7 in race one." It was tenth and fourteenth place starting positions for the Maverick duo as they both had their best runs of the weekend garnering their best results of the season in race two. Piscitell carried the team’s best result with an impressive fifth place finish despite competing with the relatively new program in only their third event together. Hixon had his best result of the season finishing eleventh. "Back-to-back weekends allowed us the opportunity to narrow the gap and really work on overall setup,” added Hixon. “Proven in both races, I'm very pleased with the team’s efforts and I had my best competitive racing to date this season. I'm hugely proud of our crew and couldn't be happier finishing in the Top Five and Top Ten of this extremely competitive championship." “The entire Maverick program is building momentum and I am confident that with a few more events, or even sooner, we will be challenging for podiums and race wins,” explained Team Manager and former W Series competitor Shea Holbrook. “The Global MX-5 Cup program is ultra-competitive and our progress from the start of the season until now shows the strength of our overall program. Can’t wait until the next one.” With only two weeks until their next event, Maverick will travel to the New Jersey Motorsports Park in Millville, New Jersey over the October 9 – 11 weekend. Looking to build on their most recent success, the team will shift their goals and aim to achieve them as the series crosses the halfway point.
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  • Carter Survives to Win Wild Global Mazda MX-5 Cup Race at Mid-Ohio

     September 26, 2020| 
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    Echoing his race win two weeks ago at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, Michael Carter (No. 08 Carter Racing Enterprises) vowed after a disappointing Race One, that Saturday’s Race Two would be different. And just like the previous Global Mazda MX-5 Cup presented by BFGoodrich® Tires event, he went on to win.
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  • Noaker Banks His Third Global Mazda MX-5 Cup at Mid-Ohio Victory

     September 25, 2020| 
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    Robert Noaker (No. 13 Robert Noaker Racing/Slipstream Performance) continued his winning ways at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course with a Global Mazda MX-5 Cup presented by BFGoodrich® Tires Round Seven victory on Friday. He held off a late charge from Michael Carter (No. 08 Carter Racing Enterprises) to take his third win of the 2020 season and his third Global Mazda MX-5 Cup win at Mid-Ohio.
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