Steeda Autosports Blog - Entries for the ‘Racing News’ Category

SCCA Club Racers officially rang in the New Year with checkered flags in January at the SCCA Sebring Super Tour at Sebring International Raceway, Round One of the Eastern Conference Majors Tour, and Steeda Autosports once again was leading the pack when our sponsored driver Tom Ellis took the checkered flag first in the fiercely competitive American Sedan class. You have heard us before proclaim that the exceptionally challenging Sebring International ...

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John Urist

The 2014 Nitto NMRA Spring Break Shootout in Bradenton Florida this past weekend was the official kickoff of the 2014 drag racing series, and it was obvious that the NMRA racers most certainly did their homework during the off season and the competition was tighter than ever at this most challenging race series where there were some exciting passes and incredible competition down at Bradenton Motorsports Park. In the Street Outlaw ...

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Steeda Q650R at Sebring International Raceway

At Steeda Autosports, we take racing very seriously because we use it as an active "test bed" for our ongoing engineering and product development. Our thought is that if our products can stand up to the extreme abuse and punishment that the race track can provide, it surely will stand up to the rigors of street driving without fail. While racing sometimes is characterized as a sport for the wealthy ...

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Jim Edwards

Webster Dictionary: ‘champion’ noun \cham-pē-an\: a winner of first prize or first place in competition; also one who shows marked superiority. Steeda Dictionary: ‘champion’ proper noun; Jim Edwards – a racer that won the 2012 NASA - SE Region Championship driving a Steeda Certified Shelby GT and finished every race this season on the podium….. The National Auto Sport Association (NASA) was formed to deliver high quality motorsports events to enthusiasts at major ...

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Chris Ferraro had a remarkable season in his Steeda Autosports equipped Mustang GT this season. Competing in the 2012 Camaro-Mustang Challenge Racing Series (CMC), Chris had a remarkable PERFECT season leading up to the finals. He qualified on the pole in every race... finished in first place in every race he competed in…holds the track records at every track he raced on this season and he won ...

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The SCCA American Sedan Race Series is comprised of 302 and 305 CID V8 powered Mustangs, Camaros, and Firebirds and is sometimes referred to as the Super Bowl of production based vehicle racing because of the intense competition, the grass roots nature of the series and the ensuing championship run-offs. This year, the Steeda sponsored and equipped 1985 Mustang owned and driven by Ed Hosni of Galloway Ohio ...

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Every weekend across the United States, individuals are taking their Steeda equipped vehicles out to the dragstrip, race track, or participate in local club or organization sponsored autocross events. The primary reason that they do this is for the love of the drive, the competitive spirit – and not to be overlooked – just having some plain fun driving everyone’s favorite muscle car – the Ford Mustang. Two ...

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The Motor City saw the return of the Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix as the Pirelli World Challenge Mustangs raced a doubleheader weekend June 2-3. With over 100,000 fans in attendance at the 2.1 mile street course, the #19 Steeda Autosports Boss 302S Mustang of driver Jason von Kluge maneuvered the track's tight turns and changing road surfaces to finish 4th in the GTS class - ahead of all ...

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For IMMEDIATE Release - May 7, 2012 When Chris Cruz, just like many of us, had a “need” to have the fastest 2011 5.0L Mustang in the world. We all know that to accomplish this task it takes some major horsepower, a wide array of performance parts, and some excellent workmanship to make it all happen. Enlisting the assistance of Evolution Performance, they developed a 1,002 RWHP / 1,070 ...

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John Urist (NMRA) John has started off 2012 in dominating fashion in his Steeda and Nitto sponsored Mustang. Having won the first two events of the year he looks to be on his way to another SSO championship. The 7 time world champ started off in Bradenton, FL at the NMRA Spring Break shootout where he qualified 2nd and advanced to the final never running slower than a 7.09, a 7.16 ...

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