Double wins at Watkins Glen

We traveled to Watkins Glen International Raceway for the SCCA Majors event over 4th of July weekend. Along with some fun times with our fellow competitors, our house car won both races with Todd Lamb at the wheel.

Here’s the writeup from the local newspaper:

Click here for article

 

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Saturday Podium:

1 Todd Lamb

2 Todd Buras

3 Nick Leverone

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Sunday Podium:

1 Todd Lamb

2 Justin Hille

3 Jim Drago

 

We did the setup on Justin Hille’s car Saturday evening and the results showed immediately, with Justin in contention for the win.

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Coaching client Spencer Patterson had a great race on Sunday, finishing 13th. As a comparison, last year he finished 32nd. Huge improvements!

New build on podium at June Sprints

Our latest build was completed and headed to the June Sprints at Road America for its debut. We’re happy to report the car ran very well and finished second in its first race.

 

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Here’s a look at the build (click photos to enlarge).

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Latest SM Build in Progress

May 2015 BuildAtlanta Speedwerks’ latest build is in progress – a 1999 Spec Miata. We have stripped the tub and completed the cage in-house. The car is in the paint booth and will begin assembly early next week, complete with our in-house Speedshift Transmission, East Street engine, and AiM system among other go-fast parts. The car will make its debut at the June Sprints in Elkhart Lake, WI with our very own Todd Lamb behind the wheel to defend his June Sprints win from 2014.

Now is the time to begin planning for next season. We have a growing list of builds for next season. Reserve your place in line today!

New hauler

Finally! The new hauler is here.

We are rolling in style with a Showhauler toterhome with a 44′ Renegade liftgate stacker trailer. 4-car capability with all the amenities for driver coaching, hospitality, and trackside support. Thanks to Ricky Sanders at racetrailersales.com for helping us put this rig together.

Stop by for a tour at the track!

 

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AIM Data Acquisition Systems

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Atlanta Speedwerks is now a dealer for AIM data acquisition systems. If you want to upgrade your existing system, add sensors*, or need a complete install, we’re here to help!

AIM recently released their latest dashes and cameras. We have the MXL2 systems in stock as well as the SmartyCam HD.2 cameras. Excellent quality and performance. We install them in our new builds.

Full systems (including camera) with installation and sensors for $4999.

*Sensor examples:

  • Brake pressure
  • Throttle position
  • Steering angle
  • Oil pressure
  • Water temperature
  • Wideband O2 (air/fuel ratio)
  • Shock travel
  • Ride height
  • Tire temp

 

 

Transmission Rebuilds

We are now doing Spec Miata transmission rebuilds in house.

If you have a new transmission, a crunchy transmission, or a transmission that’s hard to shift, we can get you back on track quickly.

Tired of missing that 2-3 shift? We have the knowledge and experience to make that shift easy.

100% legal per SCCA/NASA rules, GUARANTEED!

 

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Vinyl Wrap Time Lapse Video

Our client, Topher Everett, recently had his newly built Spec Miata wrapped by David Designs at our shop. We did a time lapse video of the wrap in progress. We think it looks great!