Qualifying Results from Bowman-Gray – Ben Rhodes Paces the Field

May 31st, 2014


Michael Shawhan is ready to go NASCAR Racing!

May 30th, 2014

Michael’s first NASCAR race will be the K&N West Pro Series event in front of the Sprint Cup Crowd at Sonoma Raceway Saturday, June 21.

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Successful NASCAR Test Day for Michael Shawhan & Jack Sellers Racing

May 30th, 2014

It was a long but good day for Michael Shawhan and the JSR crew as they traveled down to Buttonwillow Raceway Park and prepped for the K&N West Pro Series Race at Sonoma on Saturday June 21st.

Los Gatos  CA native Michael is expanding his driving experience as he moves up from the BMW Spec E30 class in NASA where he is the Championship leading racer into the world of NASCAR.  He’s a talented young man and Racers Drive looks for good things on the horizon for Michael.


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Mike Shawhan of BTM Motorwerks to Test a NASCAR Stock CAR

May 28th, 2014

michael shawhan - 1Brad & Mike - 3rd & 1stlogoIts a big day tomorrow, Thursday May 29th, as Michael Shawhan, NASA Championship leading BMW Spec E30 racer, will be testing a NASCAR K&N Pro Series Stock Car at Buttonwillow Raceway Park.

Races Drive will be monitoring and managing the test which has been offered to Michael by Jack Sellers Racing a well established NASCAR team looking to showcase and develop “Tomorrow’s Stars, Today”.

If the test goes well then the Los Gatos native will be driving for JSR in front of a big crowd in the stands and later on TV at the NASCAR K&N race on Saturday June 21st at Sonoma Raceway.

We’ll keep you posted on how tomorrow’s test goes.

Marketing Partnership are Available.

If you are a performance oriented organization who would like to support Michael and benefit from the exposure possible in front of the most loyal motorsports fans in America then give Mike Cesario at 408-220-3167 a call or email him at mike@racersdrive.com.

BTM Motorwerks Scores 3 Wins & 3 Seconds at Thunderhill – NASCAR Test Up Next for Mike Shawhan

May 27th, 2014

With temperatures reaching into the mid 90’s the Campbell, CA based BTM Motorwerks crew had an eventful weekend at Thunderhill as they battled the holiday heat, and their competitors, racing in both the USTCC and NASA events.

The United States Touring Car Championship (USTCC) ran a qualifying race on Saturday with BTM racer Mikee Sekhon besting the TC field and scoring the win in his M3 E46 BMW.  On Sundays feature race Mikee held the lead but was under pressure the entire race finally subcumbing to a last lap, last turn pass which left him in a disappointing 2nd place at the finish.  Mikee is now 2nd in the USTCC TC Championship.

BTM Principal Brad McClure had some issues on Saturday as the oil separator in his GT Class 996 Porsche malfunctioned and, with no spare available, forced a “call to action” by the BTM crew who used their experience, ability and skill to manufacture a suitable substitute solution in a record amount of time.

Th BTM crew got his Porsche ready in time for Saturdays qualifying race and Brad ran a steady, safe pace finishing 2nd.  Pushing the envelope a bit more on Sunday, but still taking care of his equipment, Brad had a decent start during Sunday’s feature race but finished 2nd again, this time by a narrower margin.

In the NASA Spec E30 class Mike Shawhan won on the track in his BMW on both days but the results are still Unofficial as there were unanswered technical issues being debated and examined on the legal/illegal aspects of the valves in Mike, and another competitors BMW.  No matter what the final decision is Mike will still retain his lead in the extremely competitive, driver oriented, BMW Spec E30 class.

Next up for Mike is an exciting test in a NASCAR stock car at Buttonwillow this Thursday May 29th which if successful will result in Mike making his NASCAR debut in the K&N West Pro Series race at Sonoma on Saturday June 21st.

Affordable marketing & hospitality packages are available for any organization looking for exposure on Mike’s car with the very loyal and large NASCAR fan base.  Prior to the NASCAR race Mike will be racing his Spec E30 BMW at Sonoma in the NASA race weekend June 14 – 15.

Brad McClure and Mikee Sekhon will next compete for BTM in the USTCC race scheduled for Laguna Seca the weekend of June 28th – June 29th.  Both are looking to move up from their current 2nd place standings in the GT and TC classes, respectively.

Plenty of seat time coming up for the BTM drivers which means that there will be several “close to home” opportunities for local fans & enthusiasts to see the BTM team in action.


BTM Motorwerks, 1661 S. Bascom Avenue, Campbell, CA 95008, 408-369-1911


Late Changes to Tudor Entry List for Detroit – Brett Sandberg to make his Tudor Debut for Dempsey

May 27th, 2014

Excellent news that Brett Sandberg will be making his Tudor debut in the Dempsey Porsche.

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NASCAR K&N Report from NASCARHomeTracks.com: Greg Pursley Snares Victory at Kern County

May 25th, 2014


NASCAR to Live Stream K&N Action from Kern County Speedway on Saturday

May 23rd, 2014

#54 at Phoenix - 1This is a first as NASCAR agrees to lifestream all the K&N West Racing  track action including practice, qualifying and the race Saturday at Kern County.

Anthony Giannone in his MGP Connecting Rods and Racers Drive supported Toyota will be looking for his second top ten finish this year on the high banked half mile speedway.


  1. Anthony Giannone (No. 54 MGP Connecting Rods Toyota)
    •   Has a pair of top-10 finishes in 14 career K&N West starts.
    •   Sits 11th in the driver standings.
    •   Finished 26th a season ago at Kern County.
    •   Best career finish of seventh came in the May visit to Iowa Speedway.



Kulwicki Family Announces Driver Development Program

May 21st, 2014


NASCAR Home Tracks: Statistical Recap for Kern County Race this Weekend

May 21st, 2014

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