Two Races, Two Podiums for Boyd at VIR

Alton, VA – The first time that Wayne Boyd laid eyes on the historic Virginia International Raceway was Lap 1 of practice on Wednesday. Running for Belardi Auto Racing in the season finale weekend of the US F2000 National Championships, Wayne would have his worked cut out for him, again. One of the first permanent road racing tracks in America, VIR is a favorite among racers. With its high-speed straights, challenging turns that allow a driver to carry a lot of speed and dramatic elevation … FULL STORY »

Boyd Impressive Despite Tough Luck

Baltimore, MD – Northern Ireland’s Wayne Boyd was back behind the wheel of a US F2000 car this weekend defending his win in the Baltimore Grand Prix US F2000 National Championships opener in 2011. At the invitation of Belardi Auto Racing, Wayne and the team hoped to pick up where they left off last year, a season where Boyd finished 3rd in the Championship Points. In the first practice session, the goal was simply to get a feel for the car again. Boyd finished 7th … FULL STORY »

Boyd Invited to Defend Baltimore Title

Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship Powered by Mazda’s 2011 season’s third-place finisher, Wayne Boyd, will return to Belardi Auto Racing for the Grand Prix of Baltimore; the British Racing Driver Superstar will replace 17-year-old Luca Forgeois in the team’s No. 9 USF2000 car. “All of us at Belardi Auto Racing are looking forward to welcoming Wayne back in the car in Baltimore where he won last year,” said team owner Brian Belardi. “We had a really great season with Wayne in 2011 and hope to see … FULL STORY »

Wayne Boyd Takes 2nd in Walter Hayes Trophy

Silverstone, UK – In a wheel-to-wheel battle producing one of the more memorable Walter Hayes Trophy Grand Finals, Irishman Wayne Boyd finished 2nd to Adrian Campfield with only .279 seconds between them.  The two exchanged the lead several times during the 15-lap event held on Silverstone’s National Circuit, the first on Lap 6 with Campfield overtaking pole sitter Boyd.  Boyd regained the lead on Lap 7 increasing his lead by as much as half a second.  Campfield was slightly quicker than Boyd, forcing him to … FULL STORY »

Wayne 3rd in Championship / Champagne in Baltimore!

Boyd Wins USF2000 Baltimore Grand Prix Event Claims Third in Championship Chase Baltimore, Maryland – Irishman Wayne Boyd captured the win in race one of the USF2000 Championship Series as presented by Cooper Tires and Powered by Mazda during the IZOD IndyCar Baltimore Grand Prix. With the recent departure of Hurricane Irene, the weekend got off to a slow start as teams and drivers were delayed in turning wheels on this first ever event.  The Baltimore street circuit promised to be challenging with tight turns, … FULL STORY »