Once again, TKO Motorsports has teamed up with driver Memo Gidley to test the team’s new GT3R Porsche. Testing began this past weekend at Buttonwillow Raceway during a Speed SF Track Day and resulted in some impressive lap times and a win for the team. “I got another call from TKO Motorsports to see if I would get back into their Porsche GT3R for two more days of testing,” said Gidley. “I thought for about half a second and said …Continue reading
TKO Motorsports recently tested its 991 GT3R to acquire data for its Porsche suspension program. TKO Motorsports utilized a professional driver to gain input and live up to their slogan “Street Legal. Track Proven.” TKO, (www.tkomotorsports.com), is committed to testing its products in harsh track environments to assess wants and needs of race teams and high-performance vehicle owners. TKO uses the testing to help its associates understand the race cars that they build. Data was gathered recently from two separate …Continue reading
The Marin Independent Journal has published a story on Memo’s return to racing – read it here!
RACER.com reports that Bob Stallings and the GAINSCO Pirelli World Challenge #99 Porsche team surprised Memo with the chance to take the famed Red Dragon for some testing laps at Gidley’s home track at Sonoma. Read the article and watch the video here!
As a longtime supporter of US shifter kart racing, Memo Gidley tried out the new Vortex Rok 125cc Shifter package today at Sonoma Raceway karting track. The local Sanzura Championship karting series has taken the first step to start to phase out the long time Honda 125cc Stock Moto class with a relationship with the Vortex engine manufacture for the series. “I have been a big fan of the Stock Honda class for many years. I liked the low cost and …Continue reading
It has been a long recovery road for athlete Memo Gidley, and this past weekend was a huge step in his passion for racing. Memo finished on the podium driving for RattleSnake Electric Sport this past weekend in the Sanzura Karting Championship race at Sonoma Raceway. “Well, my first go-kart race back I can describe in one word… fantastic!” said Memo. “I have been working towards getting back into a race for over three years and with the help and …Continue reading