Area81 Racing News

April 25-26th, 2015 – Waterfall/Area 81 Adds Another Epic Battle to the History Books

By area81_admin | April 29, 2015

The Waterfall/Area 81 Racing team returned to the place where it all began, Roebling Road Raceway, for the Jim Stark Memorial Double SARRC/SECS. Roebling Road is located near Savannah, Georgia and is where the Area 81 Racing team was formed in 2008. Seven years later both Tim and Richard are in the hunt for Championships.…

NEWS FLASH – Area 81 Racing Team continues with Corporate Sponsors; Waterfall Security Solutions, ElechMech/Briky, & The Franklin Insurance Agency for the 2015 SCCA Season.

By area81_admin | April 17, 2015

4/17/15 – Area 81 Racing Team, based in Wilmington, NC ( www.Area81Racing.com ) has re-secured Sponsorship with: Waterfall Security Solutions, ElechMech/Briky Coolers and The Franklin Insurance Agency for the 2015 Season. Along with individual SCCA Race Contingency Sponsors, the three firms will be helping the 2 car Open Wheel F1000 Road Racing team compete in…

March 28-29th, 2015 – Waterfall/Area 81 Racing banks multiple series wins at the Buck Muse Memorial

By area81_admin | March 30, 2015

The Waterfall/Area 81 Racing team continued their quest for SARRC and SECS championships this weekend at Carolina Motorsports Park for the SC Region’s SCCA Buck Muse Memorial event. The team exorcised the demons that plagued Car 18 earlier in the month at VIR and entered the weekend with something to prove. Tim pulled off a…

March 7-8th, 2015 – Waterfall/Area81 Racing – Car 81 Posts Double SARRC Wins at VIRginia International

By area81_admin | March 11, 2015

After a four month off season, Area 81 Racing posted an F1000 Pole, two SARRC Wins, and the fastest F1000 lap time of the weekend at the scenic VIRginia International Raceway. The early-March event just happened to dodge the snow & cold weather that was prevalent elsewhere in the USA. Race gremlins plagued the whole…

Waterfall/Area 81 Racing Honored At SCCA Banquets

By area81_admin | February 6, 2015

At the end of each season, the North Carolina Region and the Southeast Division hold banquets to honor the achievements of their members. Waterfall/Area 81 Racing driver Tim Pierce and the Car 18 crew attended the Southeast Division banquet at the Sea Palms Resort in St. Simons Island, Georgia. He and his crew were awarded…

2014 – A Year in Review – Area 81 Racing Brings Home the SARRC Championship!

By area81_admin | December 16, 2014

Area 81 Racing competed in 5 states with races at Road Atlanta, New Jersey Motorsports Park, Virginia International Raceway, Carolina Motorsports Park, Roebling Road Raceway, and the iconic Daytona International Speedway. They competed in SCCA Majors, the F1000 Championship Series, and South Atlantic Road Racing Championship events. Tim Pierce and Car #18 found the podium…

Oct 18th-19th, 2014 – Waterfall/Area 81 Racing Team Podiums Twice at VIR Goblins Go Double SARRC

By area81_admin | October 22, 2014

Fall at VIRginia International Raceway has always been an enjoyable experience for the Area 81 Team. Cooler temps, beautiful scenery and a relaxed atmosphere makes the Goblins GO SARRC a staple on the Area 81 Racing Team calendar. Both drivers stepped up on podium for both races. Saturday’s results were Richard 2nd, Tim 3rd. Sunday’s…

September 28, 2014 – Waterfall/Area 81 Racing Takes SARRC F1000 Championship in Daytona

By area81_admin | October 2, 2014

The 2014 points season concluded at the SARRC Invitational Challenge at the world renowned Daytona International Speedway over the weekend. Area 81 Racing’s Tim Pierce was tied for 1st and Richard Franklin 11 points back in 3rd place going into their first appearance at Daytona. Four F1000 competitors were in the running for the SARRC…

Aug 16-17th, 2014 – Waterfall/Area81 Racing’s Car 81 posts Double SARRC Wins on High Banks of Charlotte Motor Speedway

By area81_admin | August 20, 2014

Thanks to support from our sponsor Waterfall Securities Solutions, Car # 81 was able to visit the A-2 Wind Tunnel, located in Mooresville, NC on the Friday before the Charlotte Double SARRC event. The plan was to take the slickest possible aero set-up to Charlotte Motor Speedway in preparation for the upcoming SARRC Invitational Championship…

June 28-29th, 2014–Waterfall/Area81 Racing sweeps Roebling Road Double SARRC with 2 Poles & 2 Wins

By area81_admin | June 30, 2014

Returning to his favorite track, Richard and Car # 81 returned to their winning ways at the Roebling Road – Double SARRC in Savannah, Georgia. The team worked hard to cure the mechanical and handling issues that the # 81 car had experienced for the last number of races. Two Poles, Two SARRC Wins and…