Backers

COMPANIES

  • Allen Berg Racing Schools – based at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, Calif., featuring FR1600 cars with composite tubs, slick tires and full data systems
  • American Honda – one of the nation’s most renowned auto manufacturers – “The Power of Dreams”
  • Bell Racing USA - designs and develops innovative, technically superior auto racing helmets
  • Bob Bondurant School of High Performance Driving – has been grooming champions since 1968
  • Buttonwillow Raceway Park – the complete motorsports experience situated just three hours from Los Angeles
  • Chip Ganassi Racing - regarded as one of the most successful and innovative race teams in the world, winners in IndyCar, NASCAR and sports cars
  • Cooper Tires – U.S.-based specialist in design, marketing, manufacturing and sales of a wide range of tire products; also supporters of USF2000 and IMSA Prototype Lites
  • CoForce International – committed to providing the maximum return on investment – “a Collective Force is always more powerful than any individual.”
  • Doug Mockett & Company – a Torrance, California-based producer and supplier of “Fine Architectural Hardware for Your Fine Furniture”
  • Dyson Racing – one of the premier sports car racing teams in North America, currently contesting the Pirelli World Challenge
  • The Mazda Road to Indy – the route from the grassroots of the sport through USF2000, Pro Mazda and Indy Lights to the Verizon IndyCar Series
  • Gorsline Company – has earned an international reputation providing a range of financial services
  • Honda Performance Development – the technical operations center for Honda’s high-performance racing engines
  • iRacing.com Motorsport Simulations – provider of the world’s most authentic racing simulations
  • Lucas Oil School of Racing – featuring a new fleet of Ray formula cars, making people better drivers by allowing them to achieve their goals
  • Manifest Group – a full-service brand-development agency – “The power of brands and design”
  • Masters Historic Racing – the leading organizer and promoter of historic auto racing
  • MAZDASPEED – the ultimate expression of Mazda’s “Soul of a Sports Car” philosophy
  • McMurry – a marketing communications company that is, thankfully, fundamentally different
  • NameSilo – where consumers and businesses go to register and manage their Web site addresses
  • Parathyroid.com – the world’s leading authority on parathyroid glands and parathyroid disease, headed by Grand-Am series racer Dr. Jim Norman
  • PitFit Training – strength and training programs to specifically address the physical and mental demands of the motorsports industry
  • RaceLite Protection – an innovative film supplier for motorists, cyclists and professional athletes
  • Road Racing Drivers Club – formed in 1952, the RRDC has taken a role in recognizing, promoting and mentoring American drivers, specifically through its innovative SAFEisFAST.com tutorial program
  • Sparco USA – a world leader in competition suits, gloves, seats and racing accessories for automotive enthusiasts
  • Speedstar Management – has provided all the graphics and design materials for the Team USA Scholarship since its inception in 1990
  • Styled Aesthetic – for full service screen printing and graphic design
  • Team Penske – legendary American team which celebrated its 50th anniversary in 2016 by its drivers finishing 1-2-3 in the Verizon IndyCar Series
  • TranSystems – experts in developing solutions for the world of transportation

DRIVERS

INDIVIDUALS

  • Peter & Susan Gulick
  • James King
  • Dan Layton
  • Chris Locke
  • Bob Whyte