Memo Gidley stood on the top step of the podium this past weekend during Round #8 of the Sanzura Karting Championship. Memo was driving for RattleSnake Electric in the EV Kart class for Electric Karts. “RattleSnake is a team I work for on the race weekends, helping them with coaching and tuning for the normal group of drivers,” said Gidley. “This weekend we had two guys unable to make the race and so I, of course, volunteered myself to fill …Continue reading
This past Saturday, “Basic Instinct” and crew, with Memo Gidley at the helm, won the YRA PC Season Closer held on the San Francisco Bay. Click here to read the full recap!
All eyes were on Memo Gidley this weekend as he made his return to professional racing after recovering from his devastating crash in the 2014 Rolex 24 at Daytona. Memo teamed up with TKO Motorsports to wheel their Porsche 911 GT3 R in both GT Sprint 50-minute races at Sonoma Raceway. This was TKO’s debut into road racing as their background has primarily been in drag and offshore boat racing. After an extensive summer of testing, the team was ready …Continue reading
–Two Pacific Northwest teams are joining forces to enter a new manufacturer and program in the 2017 IMSA Continental Tire Sportscar Challenge at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. Motorsport USA, the official team of The Ridge Motorsports Park (www.ridgemotorsportspark.com) and Lowe Group Racing (www.lowegroupracing.com), a long time stalwart of the Seattle racing scene, are coming together to bring some of the Pacific Northwest’s best driving talents into IMSA competition in their Maserati GT4. The team’s first entry will be the September …Continue reading
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After a summer of extensive testing, Memo Gidley will return to wheel to wheel competition as driver of the TKO Motorsports Porsche GT3R. This will be the Pirelli World Challenge race debut for Memo as the newly signed TKO Motorsports driver in the GT category at the GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma, September 15 – 17. “Racing in PWC is starting back at the top,” said Memo. “Seems like my whole career is about extreme challenges and this will be …Continue reading