Chip Van Vurst

Chip started in competitive racing in Autocross and a year later he took his first SCCA club racing school and started road racing. He has enjoyed much success at the national club racing level, first going to the SCCA Runoffs in the SSC class where he ran a Mazda Miata.

Then while driving a Dodge Viper in the T1 class he achieved a 2nd and 3rd place finish at the runoffs.

Most recently Chip has been racing a Spec Miata and has raced at the last few runoff events. He has driven for teams like Autohaus Motorsports in the Speed World Challenge series and several appearances at the Pro level in the Rolex GT Series and Grand Am Koni Challenge series

Motor Racing Career Highlights

  • 2013 3rd SARRC Championship, Spec Miata
  • 2011 4th Place SCCA National Runoffs (started in last place), Spec Miata
  • 2011 2nd Place SEDiv National Championship
  • 2010 National Points Champion, Spec Miata
  • 010 SEDiv National Points Champion, Spec Miata
  • 2010 4th Place SCCA National Runoffs, Spec Miata
  • 2009 SEDiv National Points Champion
  • 2009 3rd Place National Points Championship, Spec Miata
  • Lap Records set at tracks including Palm Beach International Raceway (SM), Sebring (SM), Homestead Grand AM (SM)