Team Sahlen ready for Virginia after Fall 2010 Test

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Virginia International Raceway represents one of 4 courses that Team Sahlen tested at, after the 2010 race season was concluded. The test, that was held in October of 2010, was a 2 day test.  At this test, Team Sahlen tested all three SpeedSource Built Mazda RX-8s; #42, #43 & #49.  And additionally, all 5 Team Sahlen drivers, Joe Sahlen, Memo Gidley, Joe Nonnamaker, Wayne Nonnamaker & Will Nonnamaker, were present at this test, taking full advantage of the extensive track …Continue reading

Another double for Gidley

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Team Sahlen’s Mazda GT driver and Muscle Milk MEGA athlete, Memo Gidley, is doing what most would consider a little extreme.  This weekend, Memo will be doing double duty by first racing in Round #3 of the GRAND-AM Rolex Sports Car Series race, presented by Crown Royal Cask No. 16, at the beautiful Barber Motorsports Park in Birmingham, Alabama.  The driving duo of Memo Gidley and Wayne Nonnamaker currently sits 8th in team points after the first two races.

Gidley Goes Wheel to Wheel with the Vipers

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This past weekend the Northern California Chapter of the Viper Club of America went on a club outing to race go karts at RPM Kart Racing in Sacramento, CA.  The event was planned by Club Secretary Terri Angen and member Toddy Gomez of Bad Boyzz Garage.   In the planning stage one of the members, Rick Mathews, suggested that we invite a seasoned driver to show the group “how it ought to be done”.  Rick contacted his favorite driving coach, Team …Continue reading