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Team Overcomes Hurdles at Summit Point

The team continued the development of Car 81 over Labor Day weekend in Summit Point, West Virginia. At only a 7 hour tow from Area 81 Racing headquarters, no one on the team had ever visited the track. Tim Pierce and crew worked feverishly to learn the course and resolve issues with the new engine…

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Maiden Voyage of Car 18 a Success at WGI

After unsuccessful attempts at VIR and NJMP, Car 81 was officially unveiled at Watkins Glen International Raceway in upstate New York over the weekend.  Rounds 5 and 6 of the North American Formula 1000 Championship were the maiden voyage for the team’s newest addition.  The 2018 JDR F1000 features a 2017 Suzuki GSXR-1000 engine, Suzuki…

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A Year in Review – 2017

The Waterfall/Area 81 Racing team began the 2017 season with two goals in mind. The first goal was to race at historic Indianapolis Motor Speedway in the SCCA Runoffs. The second goal was to compete in the inaugural North American Formula 1000 Championship. In past seasons the team focused on SCCA Regional events with the…

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