PAGID Racing and Mazda Motorsports: A strong partnership18. December 2020 -
PAGID Racing and Mazda Motorsports have been working together successfully in the USA for many years. The most recent example is the annual shootout for the Mazda scholarships to compete in the 2021 Mazda MX-5 Cup and the 2021 Spec MX-5 Challenge Series.
Whether it is Spec MX-5 Challenge or MX-5 Cup, racers get their stopping power thanks to PAGID Racing. The Mazda MX-5 Cup is the signature spec series for the Mazda Road to 24. Spec MX-5 Challenge Series is a cost-effective pro road racing series with a focus on driver development.
Mazda awards five racing scholarships
The annual shootout for scholarships to support up and coming racers in their ladder system took place at the historic Michelin Raceway Road Atlanta. All cars used for the event – the Global MX-5 Miata cars as well as the New Spec MX-5 cars – were equipped with PAGID Racing brake pads. The goal of the event was to find the best driver and off-track representative of Mazda and its partners like PAGID Racing. Nine grassroots Mazda racers contended for three Mazda scholarships to compete in the 2021 Mazda MX-5 Cup. Ten go-karters vied to be part of the Mazda’s first club racing factory team that will run in the Spec MX-5 Challenge Series as NASA Teen Mazda Challenge drivers.
This year the judges chose Aaron Jeansonne for the top scholarship in MX-5 Cup, valued at $110,000. A scholarship valued at $75,000 went to runner-up Chris Nunes and female finalist Savanna Little. In the Spec MX-5 shootout Bryson Morris and Alexander Berg were selected for their consistency across all areas. In 2021, they will compete in the Western Region for Spec MX-5 Challenge.
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Success in FIM Sidecar World Championship08. December 2016 -
A 1-2 for PAGID Racing customers in the FIM Sidecar World Championship: Pekka Päivärinta/Kirsi Kainulainen clinched the world championship title while Tim Reeves/Grégory Cluze were runners-up. In other categories, teams were also successful with PAGID Racing brake performance.
Two world championship titles for Aston Martin Racing in FIA WEC07. December 2016 -
A great success for Aston Martin Racing in the FIA World Endurance Championship (FIA WEC): in the season finale at Bahrain, the team sealed the world championship titles in both the GT Pro teams’ classification and in the GT drivers’ standings.
Mattias Ekström and EKS: double world champion07. December 2016 -
Victory for Mattias Ekström in the drivers’ standings and first place in the teams’ classification – that is the successful record for PAGID Racing partner EKS in the 2016 FIA World Rallycross Championship. Prior to the season finale, Mattias Ekström had already secured himself the drivers’ world championship title. Together with team-mate Toomas Heikkinen, he also sealed the title in the teams’ standings for his outfit during the season finale.
PAGID Racing at the PRI Indianapolis02. December 2016 -
From December 8 till 10, 2016, PRI Indianapolis will be open for visitors. PAGID Racing will be present with its own booth (No. 4633) at the important trade show for New Racing Technology at the Indiana Convention Center (USA).
Battery Tender Mazda MX-5 Cup with PAGID Racing brake performance30. November 2016 -
PAGID Racing is sole brake pad supplier for all Battery Tender Mazda MX-5 Global Cup Series race cars. Nathanial “Sparky” Sparks of team “Sick Sideways” won the 2016 championship with the ideal combination of speed and consistency throughout the season.
Spanish Tarmac Rally Championship: Victory for Cristian García with PAGID Racing brake pads04. October 2016 -
What a performance! With still two rallies to go, Cristian García, Team RMC, claimed drivers’ title in Spanish Tarmac Rally Championship with the Mitsubishi Evo X R4.
TCR Benelux with PAGID Racing brake performance23. August 2016 -
TCR Benelux relies on PAGID Racing! All cars competing in the touring car championship are equipped with PAGID Racing brake pads. This year’s calendar includes six rounds and there is a particular feature for the fans: they can use the Facebook app ‘Make the grid’ to vote and have a say in the starting grid positions for the race.
PAGID Racing brake pads for the Porsche Cayman GT4 Clubsport17. August 2016 -
PAGID Racing and Porsche – both are connected by a common success story in worldwide motorsport to which another chapter is now being added: for the new Porsche Cayman GT4, PAGID Racing brake pads are now available, too. In the US, the Bodymotion Racing team already scored the first victories with the Porsche Cayman GT4 equipped with PAGID Racing brake performance.
Motorsport: Teams with PAGID Racing successful around the world17. August 2016 -
In the past weeks, teams relying on PAGID Racing brake performance have been very successful again around the world. For instance, they enjoyed success, among others, in the ADAC GT Masters, the Total 24 Hours of Spa, the 24H Circuit Paul Ricard and in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship.
Battery Tender Mazda MX-5 Cup with PAGID Racing brake performance10. August 2016 -
PAGID Racing is sole brake pad supplier for all Battery Tender Mazda MX-5 Global Cup Series race cars. While the MX-5 Cup teams were competing at Road America, round five and six of the Mazda MX-5 Cup, the 100th car was ordered – a significant milestone for the new Mazda MX-5 Cup race car with PAGID Racing brake performance. Altogether, more than 70 Mazda MX-5 Cup race cars pads have been delivered in less than seven months.