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Matt started competing in organized motorsports in 2005, participating at Cal Club SCCA Autocross.  Later Matt participated in open track days and time-attack events.  In 2015 Matt was invited to drive for A’PEXi’s (www.apexi-usa.com/) Lexus RC-F.  The car currently competes in the Global Time Attack series Street Class with basically a full interior and stock powertrain!  So far the A’PEXi Performance Development Lexus RC-F has twice been on the podium (3rd Place). Matt's real passion is in Endurance Racing.  In between GTA events, Matt competes in the World Racing League (Endurance Race Series) with his father.  He plans to eventually compete in endurance racing on a regular basis.  To follow Matt and his passion. Please follow his IG: mrj355 / apexiusa

For over 3 decades Weds Co., LTD of Japan has been involved in motor sport racing.  Weds being the first Japanese company to ever produce a 3-Piece "Racing Forged" wheel in 1977 for competition use, Weds has found the importance and value in motor sport racing.  WedsSport brand division was created.  WedsSport wheels has use motor sport racing as part of the research and development; and marketing tool.  Following the tradition, Weds Wheels North America is also participating in motor sport racing here in North America through our Co-Op program. 

Michele started her racing career racing Karts, SCCA Autocross and competes regularly with the U.S. Legend Cars, she also tested with NASCAR West Series team.  Michele started road racing with a Scion TC winning the Pacific Coast Touring Car Championship hosted by MotoIQ in 2013.  Michele won the 2015 SCCA U.S. Major Tour - STL class (Western Region).   Michele has been a great ammbassador for the sport and WedsSport.  To learn more about Michele and her mission.  Please visit her blog @ http://m1cheleabbate.com/blog/

Driver - Michele Abbate / Scion FRS / Team GRR Racing / Hometown - Las Vegas, Nevada / Major Win - 2015 SCCA STU (Western Major Conference Champion)

More racer profiles coming soon!

Driver - Matt Johnson / Lexus RC-F / APEX-i Performance Development  / Hometown - Lakewood, California / 2016 Global Time Attack - Street Class 3rd