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12 Jan 2013 02:50 PM

    The Formula 600 Challenge Series will be starting its new race series with the 2012 ARRC at Road Atlanta. This race will have financial sponsorship from Metalloid Corporation, Racing Analytics and Formula 600 Racing.

    The Formula 600 Challenge series was developed to help promote an affordable open wheel formula car to showcase talent without large financial race budgets. The Formula 600 open wheel cars use a 600cc motorcycle engine and a 6 speed sequential drive chain revving up to 13,000 rpm with speeds capable in excess of 135 mph. The sound of these drivetrains at 13,000 rpm with their 6 speed sequential transmissions is likened to a F1 car.

    "We are excited about our new sponsors for this year’s ARRC at Road Atlanta and look forward to sponsorship for an eight race series for 2013," says Jim Murphy, Partner Formula 600 Racing. A purse will be provided for each race, starting this year with the ARRC at Road Atlanta, and composed of cash and prize awards for the top finishers, along with tow fund payments. The eight race series next year will be at tracks located in most SCCA divisions with the final race coming back to the 2013 ARRC at Road Atlanta. "As a sponsor of the series, we look forward to this year’s ARRC at Road Atlanta and are very excited about the race series for the Formula 600 next year," says Fred Edwards CEO of Metalloid Corporation.

    Look for further press releases.

    www.formula600challenge.com

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    12 Jan 2013 02:52 PM

    The Formula 600 Challenge Series pro race began at the 2012 ARRC at Road Atlanta with Clint McMahan taking first place honors in his Formula 600 sponsored FDS MK8. Clint led all 20 laps from the pole and was unchallenged throughout the race. The race started with a major pile up at the drop of the green flag with all four Formula 600 making it through and running 1-4. Finishing second was Fred Edwards; Jason Fitzpatrick took third place honors and Chris Ross finished fourth.

    The Formula 600 Challenge series was developed to help promote an affordable open wheel formula car to showcase talent without large financial race budgets. The Formula 600 open wheel cars use a 600cc motorcycle engine and a 6 speed sequential drive chain revving up to 13,000 rpm with speeds capable in excess of 135 mph. The sound of these drivetrains at 13,000 rpm with their 6 speed sequential transmissions is like a F1 car.

    The Formula 600 challenge series will have six races in 2013 and composed of cash and prize awards for the top finishers, along with tow fund payments. The six race series next year will be at tracks located in most SCCA divisions with the final race coming back to the 2013 ARRC at Road Atlanta. The six tracks will be announced soon.

    Look for further press releases.

    www.formula600challenge.com

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    12 Jan 2013 02:56 PM

    The Formula 600 Challenge Series pro series will be running 6 sponsored races in 2013. We are pleased to announce that Metalloid Corporation of Sturgis, Michigan and Shrieve Chemical Products of Houston, Texas will be providing a combined $3500.00 per race purse for the Formula 600 Challenge Series.

    Metalloid Corporation is an international manufacturer of renewable “Green” metalworking fluids, www.metalloidcorp.com and Shrieve Chemical Products is an international supplier of organic and inorganic industrial commodity chemicals, www.shrieve.com We are pleased to have both on board for next year and will be announcing other sponsors of the series very soon.

    The Formula 600 Challenge series was developed to help promote an affordable open wheel formula car to showcase talent without large financial race budgets. The Formula 600 open wheel cars use a 600cc motorcycle engine and a 6 speed sequential drive chain revving up to 13,000 rpm with speeds capable in excess of 135 mph. The sound of these drivetrains at 13,000 rpm with their 6 speed sequential transmissions is likened to a F1 car.

    For more information: www.formula600challenge.com

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    05 Feb 2013 04:42 PM

    The Formula 600 Challenge Series announces three financial sponsors for the Formula 600 Challenge Series 2013 pro races.

    We are pleased to announce that Metalloid Corporation of Sturgis, Michigan, Shrieve Chemical Products of Houston, Texas and ZIBEX, Inc., Duluth, Georgia will be providing a combined $4000.00-$5000.00 per race purse for the Formula 600 Challenge Series.

    Metalloid Corporation is an international manufacturer of renewable “Green” metalworking fluids. (www.metalloidcorp.com.) Shrieve Chemical Products is an international supplier of organic and inorganic industrial commodity chemicals.(www.shrieve.com.) ZIBEX, Inc. a leading supplier of waste water treatment chemicals, additives and technologies. (www.zibexwater.com.)

    We are pleased to have these great sponsors on board for 2013 and will be announcing other sponsors of the series very soon.

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    05 Feb 2013 04:45 PM
    The Formula 600 Challenge Series announces per race weekend prize payout and format:

    Kansas Motor Speedway, May 4-5, 2013, ($5000.00)
    Watkins Glen International, July 20-21, 2013, ($5000.00)
    Barber Motorsports Park, August 31-Sept. 1, 2013, ($4000.00)
    Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, October 5-6, 2013, ($4000.00)
    Road Atlanta, November 1-3, 2013, ($4000.00)

    For the double race weekends the payout will be based on total points per race weekend:

    1st 20 11th 8
    2nd 18 12th 7
    3rd 16 13th 6
    4th 15 14th 5
    5th 14 15th 4
    6th 13 16th 3
    7th 12 17th 2
    8th 11 18th 1
    9th 10 19th 1
    10th 9 20th 1
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    03 Mar 2013 03:01 PM

    The Formula 600 Challenge Series announces the sponsorship of CoolShirt and Luna-C.

    With the combined collaboration of these two companies a new type of suit has been created to fit the needs of racers. With a shared passion of racing Luna-C and CoolShirts have created a race suit with combined technologies that are beneficial to the racer. The suit will have COLDBACK technologies, which reduces the absorption of the sunlight, allowing dark colored garments to stay cool even in direct sunlight. It will also feature ENERGEAR, an energy recovery system for the body. ENERGEAR studies have shown an effect on the body’s balance and can result in enhanced performance, prevention of premature fatigue, and improve general wellbeing. With these combined technologies a racer can have more of an edge while keeping cool out on the track.

    These two sponsors will be offering a prize package at each of the races. The prize is the Cool Shirt Bucks Program which consists of a coupon for $100 off a purchase of $300 or more. For more information and to see the products offered by Luna-C and CoolShirts visit their websites at:

    http://www.lunacclothing.com/

    http://www.coolshirt.com/

    About CoolShirt Systems:

    The invention that launched CoolShirt Systems was a cooling vest for surgeons to use in the operating room. Rich Shafer, the company’s founder, spent many years working beside surgeons for hours under hot operating room lights as a distributor for replacement knees, hips, etc. In a true entrepreneurial spirit, Rich saw the opportunity to help the doctors that were helping the patients and the Surgeon’s Cool Vest was born. Since 1987, Shafer Enterprises has grown exponentially to become the world leader in personal cooling systems for surgeons, racecar drivers, football players, fire/emergency services/hazmat, military and industrial workers. Using NASA study guidelines, CoolShirt® active cooling systems help people manage body heat in extreme environments using circulating temperature controlled cool water.

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    03 Mar 2013 03:37 PM

    The Formula 600 Challenge Series announces a track revision for The Formula 600 Challenge pro races.

    Due to the cancellation of the May 4-5 Kansas Motor Speedway Rational the series has moved its first race to Heartland Park, Topeka, June 1-2, 2013, Double Rational.

    Heartland Park, Topeka, Kansas, June 1-2, 2013
    Watkins Glen International, Watkins Glen, New York, July 20-21, 2013
    Barber Motorsports Park, Birmingham, Alabama, August 31-Sept. 1, 2013
    Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, Lexington, Ohio, October 5-6, 2013
    Road Atlanta, Braselton, Georgia, November 1-3, 2013

    The Formula 600 Challenge Series was developed to help promote an affordable open wheel formula car to showcase talent without large financial race budgets. The Formula 600 open wheel cars use a
    600cc motorcycle engine and a 6 speed sequential drive chain revving up to 13,000 rpm with speeds in excess of 135 mph. The sound of these F600's is likened to a F1 car.

    The purse provided for each race will comprise of cash and prize awards for the top finishers, along with tow fund payments.

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    22 Mar 2013 02:51 PM
    The Formula 600 Challenge Series announces that 6 Amsoil dealers have joined the group of sponsors for The Formula 600 Challenge.

    As series sponsors of The Formula 600 Challenge the Amsoil dealers will
    be funding thirty-six cases of motorcycle racing oil for this year’s series.

    Carl Maier shares: "Dallas, Texas area AMSOIL dealers, Vic Sorlie, George Jetton, Kevin Hamilton, Gene Rinehart, Jerry Dawson and Scott Vallie are proud to announce that, combined, they are sponsoring 36 cases of oil for this year's Formula 600 Challenge Series. Details as to the distribution of the oil will be announced at a later date. Scott is so excited about the involvement he has already added the series information to his personal website. Please extend a big Thank You to all these gentlemen."

    Look for further press releases about The Formula 600 Challenge website and the upcoming races this year.

    The Formula 600 Challenge series was developed to help promote an affordable open wheel formula car to showcase talent without large financial race budgets. The Formula 600 open wheel cars use a
    600cc motorcycle engine and a 6 speed sequential drive train revving up to 13,000 rpm with speeds capable in excess of 135 mph. The sound of these F600's is likened to a F1 car.
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    19 Apr 2013 04:33 PM

    The Formula 600 Challenge Series announces that Hoosier Racing Tire is the latest Formula 600 Challenge Series sponsor. Hoosier Racing Tire has put together a contingency program the same as the SCCA Majors program with 2 tires for 1st place and 1 tire for 2nd place. For more details about the program go to www.hoosiertire.com under the road racing contingency program.  Each Formula 600 Challenge participant must go on line and pre-register with the Contingency Awards Program Registration Form to qualify for this program.

    Look for further press releases about The Formula 600 Challenge website and the upcoming races this year.

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    24 Apr 2013 04:21 PM

    The Formula 600 Challenge Series announces that for the Topeka, Kansas race, June 1-2, $4,000.00 of the prize fund money will go towards the tow fund to be paid out based on mileage among the F-600 cars. The remaining $1,000.00 will be distributed as follows:

    Pos.     %

    1.       20

    2.       15

    3.       11

    4.       10

    5.        9

    6.        8

    7.        7

    8.        6

    9.        5

    10.      4

    11.      3

    12.      2

     

    The above calculation is subject to change based on the final car count.

     

    Contingency prizes from Hoosier Tire, Dallas Texas AMSOIL dealers and CoolShirt will also be available for the Kansas race.

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    28 May 2013 04:47 PM

    The drivers and crew are readying their cars and packing their trailers for the trip to Topeka. The following drivers have committed to entering this race:

     Fitzpatrick, Jason, NovaKBS Mk VII, Ooltewah, TN

     Maier, Carl, 2000 Red Devil, F600 Rim Spec, Grand Prairie, TX

     Morales, Jeremy, Maverick, Metalloid Corp/Hoosier Tire/Mitchell Racing Services, Indianapolis, IN

     Edwards, Tom, Metalloid Corporation Sturgis, MI

     Bugg, George, 2005 NovaKar J10, Rakavon BuggBoyZ Racing, Toney, AL

     McMahan, Clint, 2001 McMahan FDS 001, Satellite Racing, Formula600racing.com, Covington, GA

     Ross, Chris, 2009 NovaKBS Mk7, NovaRace and Preform Resources, Matthews, NC

     Strand, Matt, 2010 FDS Mk8 FDS002, Satellite Racing, Tequesta, FL

     

    We are very thankful for our sponsors who have made this series possible:

     

    Metalloid Corporation of Sturgis, Michigan (www.metalloidcorp.com )

    Shrieve Chemical Products of Houston, Texas (www.shrieve.com )

    ZIBEX, Inc. of Duluth, Georgia (www.zibexwater.com )

    Hoosier Racing Tire (www.hoosiertire.com )

    CoolShirt and Luna-C (www.coolshirt.com and www.lunaclothing.com )

    Dallas, Texas area AMSOIL dealers

     

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    07 Jun 2013 09:58 AM

    Clint McMahan wins the inaugural Formula 600 Challenge Double Race Weekend at Heartland Park, Kansas.

    The Formula 600 Challenge Series rolled into Heartland Park Topeka, Kansas for the double race weekend to start the 2013 race schedule. Matt Strand took Saturday’s race with a very impressive drive while Clint McMahan took first place honors in Sunday’s race. The tie breaker for total points was Clint’s fastest race lap (1:22.883) in Sunday’s race. Finishing third was Jason Fitzpatrick, fourth place went to Chris Ross, Tom Edwards held on to fifth and George Bugg grabbed sixth.

    In Saturday’s race Matt Strand’s strong drive while dicing with a Formula Ford claimed first place in Formula 600 while Clint McMahan finished second while leading most of the race. Jason Fitzpatrick took third place honors.

    In Sunday’s race Clint McMahan came from a last place starting position in a very impressive drive to claim first place. Matt Strand swapped positions with Clint and took home a second place finish while Chris Ross cruised to a solid third place.

    The Formula 600 Challenge moves on to Watkins Glen Raceway on July 20-21.

     

    We are very thankful for our sponsors who have made this series possible:

     

    Metalloid Corporation of Sturgis, Michigan (www.metalloidcorp.com )

    Shrieve Chemical Products of Houston, Texas (www.shrieve.com )

    ZIBEX, Inc. of Duluth, Georgia (www.zibexwater.com )

    Hoosier Racing Tire (www.hoosiertire.com )

    CoolShirt and Luna-C (www.coolshirt.com and www.lunaclothing.com )

    Dallas, Texas area AMSOIL dealers

     

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    07 Jun 2013 09:58 AM

    Clint McMahan wins the inaugural Formula 600 Challenge Double Race Weekend at Heartland Park, Kansas.

    The Formula 600 Challenge Series rolled into Heartland Park Topeka, Kansas for the double race weekend to start the 2013 race schedule. Matt Strand took Saturday’s race with a very impressive drive while Clint McMahan took first place honors in Sunday’s race. The tie breaker for total points was Clint’s fastest race lap (1:22.883) in Sunday’s race. Finishing third was Jason Fitzpatrick, fourth place went to Chris Ross, Tom Edwards held on to fifth and George Bugg grabbed sixth.

    In Saturday’s race Matt Strand’s strong drive while dicing with a Formula Ford claimed first place in Formula 600 while Clint McMahan finished second while leading most of the race. Jason Fitzpatrick took third place honors.

    In Sunday’s race Clint McMahan came from a last place starting position in a very impressive drive to claim first place. Matt Strand swapped positions with Clint and took home a second place finish while Chris Ross cruised to a solid third place.

    The Formula 600 Challenge moves on to Watkins Glen Raceway on July 20-21.

     

    We are very thankful for our sponsors who have made this series possible:

     

    Metalloid Corporation of Sturgis, Michigan (www.metalloidcorp.com )

    Shrieve Chemical Products of Houston, Texas (www.shrieve.com )

    ZIBEX, Inc. of Duluth, Georgia (www.zibexwater.com )

    Hoosier Racing Tire (www.hoosiertire.com )

    CoolShirt and Luna-C (www.coolshirt.com and www.lunaclothing.com )

    Dallas, Texas area AMSOIL dealers

     

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    20 Jun 2013 02:04 PM

    Solo Performance Specialties is a leading supplier of graphics and racing equipment to racers, track day and autocross participants across the country. We combine great service with a unique product lineup for all of your racing needs. Starting with the Heartland Park Topeka race, SPS will award gift certificates of $100 for first, $50 for second and $25 for third for each race in the Series.  Please visit their website at:

    www.soloperformance.com

    We thank SPS for joining our sponsor family.

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    15 Jul 2013 04:21 PM

    Formula 600 Challenge Series continues at Watkins Glen, July 20-21.

    The drivers and crew are readying their cars and packing their trailers for the trip to Watkins Glen. The following drivers have committed to entering this race:

     Fitzpatrick, Jason, NovaKBS Mk VII, Ooltewah, TN

     Edwards, Fred, Maverick, Metalloid Corporation, Sturgis, MI

     Edwards, Tom, Maverick, Metalloid Corporation, Sturgis, MI

     Van Horn, Ken, Novakar J9, Powhatan, VA

     McMahan, Clint, 2001 McMahan FDS 001, Satellite Racing, Formula600racing.com, Covington, GA

     Ross, Chris, 2009 NovaKBS Mk7, NovaRace and Preform Resources, Matthews, NC

     Strand, Matt, 2010 FDS Mk8 FDS002, Satellite Racing, Tequesta, FL

    We are very thankful for our sponsors who have made this series possible:

    Metalloid Corporation of Sturgis, Michigan (www.metalloidcorp.com )

    Shrieve Chemical Products of Houston, Texas (www.shrieve.com )

    ZIBEX, Inc. of Duluth, Georgia (www.zibexwater.com )

    Hoosier Racing Tire (www.hoosiertire.com )

    CoolShirt and Luna-C (www.coolshirt.com and www.lunaclothing.com )

    Solo Performance Specialties (SPS) www.soloperformance.com

    Dallas, Texas area AMSOIL dealers

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    02 Aug 2013 03:44 PM

    RACE #2:  WATKINS GLEN JULY SPRINTS  JULY 20-21

    The weather cleared up on Sunday from the overcast light rain on Saturday making for beautiful and dry conditions for a great race day. Twenty- Eight cars were in the race group of FF's, F5's, F6's, FV's and even one FST; the FV's started in the back pack of the split start. The front group had a mix of fast F6's in the back of the grid due to the results of the qualifying race on Saturday. As expected, the start was exciting as both Clint McMahan followed closely by Matt Strand shot up the right side of the track going into turn one and joined Keith Joslyn, the F5 pole sitter. These three quickly began a show of excellent racing with many different type passes every lap and long side-by-side runs down the straights. Meanwhile, Fred Edwards had begun his march to the front picking off Ken Van Horn, then later Jason Fitzpatrick and, by mid-race, Chris Ross, to be running in 4th place. Up front, the side-by-side battle for the overall lead had been reduced to Keith and Clint as Matt had dropped back. On the last lap, Clint bobbles in the Bus Stop, loses contact with Keith to finish 2nd overall, but 1st in class; Matt finishes 2nd in class while Jason gets by Fred for 3rd when Fred loses the bolts in his PTO shaft. Fred finishes 4th and the rest of the finishing order is Ken Van Horn 5th, Chris Ross 6th and Tom Edwards 7th.

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    12 Aug 2013 04:58 PM

    HYPER RACING IS NOW A F600 CHALLENGE SERIES SPONSOR

    Hyper Racing will award $100 on-line gift cards to the top two drivers in the series points at our race finale at Road Atlanta.

    Hyper Racing is best known for their 600cc Sprint cars, Midgets and Lightning Sprints, but we are also known for our extreme inventory and knowledge on 600cc engines, and small car chassis components. With cutting edge equipment like our Roehrig shock dyno, chassis dyno, and EFI diagnostic equipment, we have it all to service many types of race cars. Our website includes tons of technical documents, customer forums, and a convenient online ordering system with over 3000 small car items. Visit www.hyperracing.com or call 717.938.8732 for more information.

    We thank Hyper Racing for joining our sponsor family:

    Metalloid Corporation of Sturgis, Michigan (www.metalloidcorp.com )

    Shrieve Chemical Products of Houston, Texas (www.shrieve.com )

    ZIBEX, Inc. of Duluth, Georgia (www.zibexwater.com )

    Hoosier Racing Tire (www.hoosiertire.com )

    CoolShirt and Luna-C (www.coolshirt.com and www.lunaclothing.com )

    Solo Performance Specialties (SPS) (www.soloperformance.com)

    Dallas, Texas area AMSOIL dealers

    The Formula 600 Challenge series was developed to help promote an affordable open wheel formula car to showcase talent without large financial race budgets. The Formula 600 open wheel cars use a 600cc motorcycle engine and a 6 speed sequential transmission revving up to 14,000 rpm with speeds capable in excess of 135 mph. The sound of these cars is likened to a F1 car.

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    22 Aug 2013 01:11 PM

    FORMULA 600 CHALLENGE SERIES PRESS RELEASE  AUGUST 21, 2013

     

    In the run for the Series Points Fund to be awarded at

    the ARRC in November, here is the points standing after two races:

     

    1  Clint McMahan         40

    2  Matt Strand               36

    3  Jason Fitzpatrick      32

    4  Chris Ross                28

    5  Tom Edwards           26

    6  Fred Edwards          15

    7  Ken VanHorn            14

    8  George Bugg            13

    Next up is race #3 at Barber on Labor Day weekend where we are

    expecting even more cars.

     

    The Formula 600 Challenge series was developed to help promote an affordable open wheel formula car to showcase talent without large financial race budgets. The Formula 600 open wheel cars use a 600cc motorcycle engine and a 6 speed sequential transmission revving up to 14,000 rpm with speeds  in excess of 135 mph. The sound of this drive train is likened to a F1 car.

     

    For more information Contact:

     

    Jim Murphy

    jdmurphy47@aol.com

    770-861-2337

     

    Fred Edwards

    f.edwards@metalloidcorp.com

    260-438-4295

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    08 Sep 2013 03:56 PM

    Clint McMahan wins a very close Formula 600 Challenge Double Race Weekend at Barber Motorsports Complex.

    The Formula 600 Challenge Series rolled into Birmingham Alabama to Barber Motorsports Complex for a double race weekend. Clint McMahan and Chris Ross tied with 36 points each with the tie breaker going to Clint McMahan with the fastest race lap (134:796). Chris Ross took second place while Jason Fitzpatrick with Saturday’s win took home a very impressive third place. Rounding out the finishing order was Fred Edwards 4th, Matt Strand 5th, Tom Edwards 6th, Ken Van Horn 7th, Carl Maier 8th and George Bugg, 9th.
    In Saturday’s race Jason Fitzpatrick had a very strong drive while dicing with Chris Ross throughout the race changing positions several times. Clint McMahan took third place while having some fuel issues.
    In Sunday’s race Clint McMahan came back and posted a very impressive drive to claim first place. Chris Ross drove hard to take second place honors while Matt Strand finished third.
    Videos have been posted with pictures under the gallery tab of the web site.
    The Formula 600 Challenge moves on to Mid-Ohio Sports car course October 5-6th.
    We are very thankful for our sponsors who have made this series possible:

    Metalloid Corporation of Sturgis, Michigan (www.metalloidcorp.com )
    Shrieve Chemical Products of Houston, Texas (www.shrieve.com )
    ZIBEX, Inc. of Duluth, Georgia (www.zibexwater.com )
    Hoosier Racing Tire (www.hoosiertire.com )
    CoolShirt and Luna-C (www.coolshirt.com and www.lunaclothing.com )
    Dallas, Texas area AMSOIL dealers
    Solo Performance Specialties and Solotime (www.soloperformance.com)
    Hyper Racing (hyperracing.com)

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    27 Sep 2013 02:58 PM
    FORMULA 600 CHALLENGE: MID-OHIO ROUND #4

    Everyone's getting ready for the 4th round in the F600 Challenge at Mid-Ohio on October 4/6. There is a $4000 tow fund and purse up for grabs, and with this weekend’s three official races there will be 9 tires from Hoosier, $525 from SPS, along with several other contingency prizes. We have 9 drivers committed/registered for this race including 2 new drivers who haven't run the F600 Challenge yet. We are looking forward to racing with George Fox and Ted Simmons, the two newcomers to our series. Unfortunately, George Bugg won't be able to make this race due to other commitments. Looking ahead we are predicting at least 12 cars at the series championship race at the ARRC in November.

    So far, below are the 8 drivers who have already registered:

    1. Edwards, Fred, Maverick, Metalloid Corp., Sturgis, MI
    2. Fitzpatrick, Jason, NovaKBS Mk.7, Ooltewah, TN
    3. Fox, George, 2001 McMahan FDS 001, Formula600racing.com, Athens, GA
    4. Maier, Carl, 2000 Red Devil F600, Rim Spec, Grand Prairie, TX
    5. McMahan, Clint, 2013 Scorpian FDS 007, Formula600racing.com, Covington, GA
    6. Ross, Chris, 2009 NovaKBS Mk7 NovaRace and Preform Resources Matthews, NC
    7. Strand, Matt, 2010 FDS Mk.8, Satellite Racing Tequesta, FL
    8. Edwards, Tom, Maverick, Metalloid Corp., Sturgis, MI
    Thus, the remaining driver who has committed but not registered yet is as follows:
    9. Ted Simmons

    We are very thankful for our sponsors who have made this series possible:

     Metalloid Corporation of Sturgis, Michigan (www.metalloidcorp.com )
     Shrieve Chemical Products of Houston, Texas (www.shrieve.com )
     ZIBEX, Inc. of Duluth, Georgia (www.zibexwater.com )
     Hoosier Racing Tire (www.hoosiertire.com )
     CoolShirt and Luna-C (www.coolshirt.com and www.lunaclothing.com )
     Solo Performance Specialties (SPS) www.soloperformance.com
     Hyper Racing, www.hyperracing.com
     Dallas, Texas area AMSOIL dealers

    The Formula 600 Challenge series was developed to help promote an affordable open wheel formula car to showcase talent without large financial race budgets. The Formula 600 open wheel cars use a 600cc motorcycle engine and a 6 speed sequential drive train revving up to 14,000 rpm with speeds capable in excess of 135 mph. The sound of these cars at 14,000 rpm is likened to a F1 car.
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