CARLO SPARACIO TO DRIVE ROAD AMERICA ROUND OF MAZDA MX5 CUP
Federal Way, WA-- TC Motorsports announced today that Team Principal Carlo Sparacio will compete in the final round of the SIRIUS Mazda MX5 Cup Presented by Hankook Tires at Road America. Sparacio will drive the #8 TC Motorsports/eprodius.com Mazda MX5. This will be Carlo's first run in the 2006 series, having previous experience in the 2005 Mazdaspeed Pro Miata Cup championship.
The eight race MX5 Cup championship features some of North America's best professional road race drivers, in equally equipped 2006 Mazda MX5 Miatas. All racecar modifications are regulated and each car is fitted with identical suspension and tires, along with factory sealed engine and driveline components. This racing formula allows top drivers to compete on an equal and level playing field.
Located in Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin, Road America is one of the most famous road courses in North America. The circuit is four miles long- the second longest in the country, and is very fast with long straights and moderate elevation change. The Mazda MX5 Cup will be a support race for the Champ Car (CART) series as well as Formula Atlantic and Formula Ford 2000 championship races.
The event will be held September 22-24 2006 and SPEED Channel will televise all of the MX5 Cup races in December. Visit www.speedtv.com for program schedules.