In a multiyear effort to enhance the experience of being an SCCA member, the SCCA is enactinga new social media policy. For some time, socialmedia has played an integral role in reaching outto, communicating with, growing, and retainingmembers. As it is a way to give automotive andmotorsports enthusiasts direct interaction withthe SCCA, its events, partners, and sponsors, itis essential to have a policy in place to set andmaintain standards. The goalis to ensure that the SCCAbrand is exclusively utilizedin social media spaces thatpromote positive and respectfulcommunication and are tied toSCCA’s programs and Regions.
This is another step in
the organization’s overall
The newest rung in the Honda-powered SCCA
Pro Racing open-wheel ladder
will kick off the 2020 season
with a new name. The SCCA
Pro Racing F3 Americas
Championship is updating its
name to Formula Regional
Powered by Honda to align
with the FIA single-seater
development pathway. The
name update will now allow
the championship to support
FIA events in North America.
Slotted between theentry-level FIA supportedFormula 4 United StatesChampionship Powered byHonda and the FIA Formula
3 Championship abroad andIndy Lights domestically, theFormula Regional AmericasChampionship will continue tobuild on the FIA philosophy ofusing common components toprovide a cost-efficient, reliableand powerful racing structureas drivers ascend throughthe levels on their way to U.S.
or global racing success.
The FR Americas package,which includes the firstintroduction of the Halo inNorth America, comprisesa 303-horsepower HondaCivic Type-R turbochargedK20C1 motor, Ligier JS F3chassis, and a set of HankookTires, while meeting the FIAprice-cap of $134,000.
For more informationon Formula RegionalAmericas Championship,visit FRAmericas.com.
BONDURANT TO LAUNCH F4 RACING SCHOOLThe Bondurant High Performance Driving School is launching its newFormula 4 open-wheel race car training program, giving drivers andauto enthusiasts the opportunity to train in a competitive, modern,and state-of-the-art, single-seat, open-wheel car. As the officialschool of the SCCA Pro Racing F4 U.S. Championship, drivers willtrain in exactly the same trimmed Honda-powered Ligier JS F4 caras competitors use in the national FIA-supported championship.
F3 REBRANDS AS FR
SCCA LAUNCHES SOCIAL MEDIA GUIDELINES
commitment to the creation of a welcomingand member-friendly atmosphere, asreflected in the Club’s mission statement:To fuel a safe, fun and exciting motorsportsexperience for automotive enthusiasts.
The policy does not – and is not – intended to
limit what SCCA members can post in their own
social media spaces. The SCCA encourages its
members, Region leaders, officials, and volunteers
to be champions on behalf of
the Club, and social media allows
people to do that easily. Members
are allowed – and urged – to
share their SCCA experiences
and ideas, as well as questions
or concerns as they see fit.
For more information,head to scca.com
A NEW NAME
FR Americasis a new namefor the F3
The cars andracing action,however, remainjust as intense.
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