Formula Car Challenge

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Formula Car Challenge
Category Open Wheel Racing
Country United States United States
Inaugural season 2005
Constructors World Speed Inc. (FS2.0) Moses Smith Racing (FM) Star Race Cars (PFM)
Engine suppliers Mazda
Tyre suppliers Goodyear
Official website The Official Formula Car Challenge presented by Goodyear Website
Formula Car Challenge presented by Goodyear - trademarked logo
FCC racers charge into turn 2 at Infineon Raceway
FCC Champion celebrates with a massive burnout
FCC podium celebration
Formula Mazda battle in the FCC
Debut of the all new FormulaSPEED2.0 at Indy Grand Prix of Sonoma

The Formula Car Challenge is a National Auto Sport Association-affiliated car racing series, operating in four different regions across the United States: West Coast, South West, East Coast and Mid West. There is also an annual championship involving all four regions. While each region varies in terms of events, the series itself has three classes of competition, all powered by Mazda, with Goodyear Racing tires: Formula Mazda (FM), Pro Formula Mazda (PFM), and the FormulaSPEED2.0 (FS2.0).

The Formula Car Challenge was started in 2005 to allow for a high level of competition in a quality environment without "pro racing budgets." By 2009 there were four regions in place in key markets of the United States. Goodyear presenting sponsorship was secured in 2010, as was a National Auto Sport Association sanctioned national championship. Mazdaspeed Contingency Awards associated with the Formula Car Challenge National title have included close to $30,000 in cash, and eligibility for the MAZDASPEED Career Advancement Award.


External links[edit]