Giving young drivers a helping hand is what the Teen Mazda Challenge (TMC) has always been about, and the National Auto Sport Association (NASA) is excited to announce it is expanding the TMC program nationally. The new TMC will add value and help drivers up to age 20 climb the ladder to success in racing and help them develop skills they need in their careers. The program also will deliver a suite of contingency prizes to help make racing more affordable. For the 2018 season, NASA and a few select sponsors will offer the following benefits for the TMC: Mazda [...]
Frozen Rotors has renewed its commitment to NASA racers as a contingency sponsor for the remainder of the 2020 season. A longtime NASA partner, Frozen Rotors offers a variety of cryogenically processed rotors for street and racing use. Frozen Rotors also sells pads, big brake kits and brake accessories for scores of applications. The contingency program remains the same as last year. The post Frozen Rotors Renews as NASA Contingency Sponsor appeared first on NASA Speed News Magazine.
To help NASA members get more education during a time when we all have more, well, time, Racers360.com is offering NASA drivers free access to its upcoming webinar on June 3 at 8 p.m. EST. The topic that will be discussed is how to improve your overtaking skills. Racers360.com coach Nelson Mason will be discussing how to be a safer and more effective overtaker on the race track. Such webinars normally are reserved for dues-paying members of the Racers360.com Racers Lounge, so take advantage of this free offer from a NASA partner! The post Racers360.com Offers NASA Members Free Webinar [...]
We hope this message finds you and yours safe and healthy in this challenging time. We wanted to send word to our racing drivers with some news that could potentially change your plans for the 2020 racing season. After much consideration and unanimous approval from NASA management, we are saddened to report that we will be canceling the 2020 NASA Championships Presented by Toyo Tires, which were scheduled to take place Sept. 10-13 at Utah Motorsports Park. We did not arrive at this decision lightly. There are a number of factors that ultimately led to this conclusion, but one of [...]
When we finally return to the racetrack, NASA events, as you once knew them, will have changed. Our safety protocols on the racetrack are the finest in the industry, and with the advent of the coronavirus, NASA must rethink the way we conduct our events, for the safety of our drivers, crew, staff and track personnel. We at NASA are going to do everything we can to keep our people safe, but inevitably many of the new safety protocols will be the responsibility of NASA members. With your participation, with your help, we as an organization will be able to [...]
Drivers curious about NASA’s new sim racing leagues now can visit the new website, which provides details about the new series and the contingency plans that apply to the Club and Pro leagues. Part of the website that outlines all NASA series, sim.nasaseries.com provides useful information, links to prize partners and to the forums where users can get answers to relevant questions. NASA Sim Racing leagues also benefit from two new contingency programs. For Pro League drivers, TrackDecals.com offers fourth- through seventh-place finishers credits good toward Track Decals merchandise in races with five or more starters. The season points champion [...]
Racers360 is offering NASA members a free seven-day trial to the “Racers Lounge” where you can find detailed track guides from professional coaches. NASA Members who sign up for the trial automatically will be entered into a contest to win three free “One Lap Analysis” coaching sessions at the end of the NASA Sim Racing season, a $300 value! The winner will be chosen at random and will be contacted by NASA or Racers360 at the end of the season. The post NASA Members Get Free Seven-Day Trial on Racers360.com appeared first on NASA Speed News Magazine.
NASA debuted its inaugural Club Sim Racing league at Circuit of the Americas on April 7, complete with more than 90 entries, play-by-play announcers and, of course, contingency prize money from Toyo Tires and Hawk Performance! The rest of the season will continue as scheduled, with Club and Pro leagues facing off on some of the most desirable and challenging racetracks all across the United States. As the season unfolds, more and more cars will be introduced in the Pro League, with setup options open to the preferences of the competing drivers. Date Track Car Entry Prize Money 4/7/20 COTA [...]
When the nation emerges from the COVID-19 pandemic shutdown, it will be time to go back to the track. Avoid the rush to renew your memberships, competition licenses and medical evaluations now, and when it’s time to go racing again, we NASA will be able to process all your renewals in a timely fashion. NASA is working with state and local governments, facility managers, and medical professionals to ensure that the safety of our members comes first. We are actively consulting with scientific and medical professionals to better understand the risks present and we will use that guidance to determine [...]
Due to popular demand, NASA is revising how it will operate the inaugural NASA Club Sim Racing League, which now will accommodate up to 180 drivers in each Club League night. Please note this revision at this time is only for the Club League, not the Pro League. All participants will register for their spot in the NASA Club Sim League at drivenasa.com. We will host three separate hosted sessions on iRacing, splitting up the drivers among three groups for a 45-minute open qualifying session. Please note that drivers may only run in one of the qualifiers. Drivers with the [...]
The National Auto Sport Association is pleased to announce the creation of two new racing leagues it will host on iRacing. The inaugural 2020 season will have two leagues with 10 races per league that run every other Tuesday night through August. Additionally, there will be up to $13,000 in cash prizes available to Pro League drivers as well as real life contingency prizes. Long time NASA partners Toyo Tires and Hawk Performance have kicked in to pay out contingency dollars in each of our new Sim Leagues. These “real dollars” will help our virtual racers get back on track [...]