LRR adds to its design, engineering and mechanical focus

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STATESVILLE, NC. April 29, 2019 – Long Road Racing (LRR) announces the addition of Daniel Yachnin to our engineering team. Daniel’s skillset will aid LRR’s current business of building the Global MX-5 Cup race car for Mazda Motorsports and increase opportunities for future motorsport projects. “With more customer interest in design and engineering services, Daniel’s skillset will be a great addition to our capabilities.” Says Glenn Long, president of Long Road Racing.

Daniel Yachnin is a vehicle development engineer with a Bachelor’s of Mechanical Engineering. A recent honors graduate from University of Ontario Institute of Technology, his skillset includes software proficiency and technical experience with vehicle dynamics, data engineering, aerodynamics, CAD design and CFD. Daniel was able to learn and apply his knowledge with the Formula SAE program, motorsports teams and technical centers before joining Long Road Racing.

Long Road Racing, headquartered in Statesville, NC is a race car design, engineering and fabrication company specializing in sports car road racing. We are the official builder of the Global MX-5 Cup race car and the Ultimate MX-5 performance roadster based on the 4th generation Mazda MX-5 Miata (2016+). For more information about Long Road Racing’s capabilities, visit our web page at and follow us at

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