CorteX Ohio Speed Shop

While CorteX is well known for our DIY suspension kits designed for easy install with little to no permanent modification to your vehicle, we know sometimes the project scope requires a pro.

Open for Business

CorteX Ohio Speed Shop is our new headquarters.

Sure, we may have to delay our grand opening festivities due to “Social Distancing” but we can still ship orders.


Dedicated Race Shop

FOR RACERS – BY RACERS

Whether purpose-built for street or competition, we can help you achieve your performance goals.

  • Suspension | Chassis
  • Wheels | Brakes
  • Body | Aero
  • Engine | Drive Train
  • Electronics | Data Acquisition
  • Engineering | Custom Design | Fabrication

Your Build is Only as Good as the Support

Our team has years of driving and professional level build and track-side engineering expertise. We can provide input to help you decide on your build, and invest where it really matters.

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Looking to overcome your performance plateau or gain your competitive advantage?

LIMITED NUMBER OF FREE BUILD CONSULTATIONS WITH THE PROS EACH MONTH BOOK NOW CORTEX

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Tax Refund Event

Save on the Top S197 Ford Mustang Suspension Upgrades

Best Mustang Deals Tax Save Event CorteX Racing Watts Link Torque Arm 2020

LIGHTER | STRONGER | PODIUM PROVEN

Our top-rated kits, delivering the best Xtreme-Grip™ Suspension kits for your ’05-14 Mustang upgrade, street or track.

Watts Link       +      Torque Arm

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  • Lightest, and most durable S197 suspension mod

  • Adaptive geometry, for many ride heights

  • Easy installation, DIY in less than a day

Watts link kit DIY ease with CorteX for Mustang

Deals on the Best Suspension Kits

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Tested and approved by Ford Performance (As seen at Pirelli World Challenge)

Xtreme-Grip™ Winning Combo

If you are comparing the best suspension system upgrades developed by pros specifically for your S197, look no further. These top performing Watts Link and Torque Arm Suspension system kits have been designed, optimized and proven in competition time and again.


Design Innovation, Xtreme-Grip™ Watts Link

CorteX Technology 4 Pivot Differential Cover Watts Link suspension system
  • Adjust stiffness
  • 4 pivot location points
  • Balance your front to rear grip

Lightest most durable suspension mod for your S197 tolerant of many ride heights.


Design Innovation, Xtreme-Grip™ Torque Arm

  • Unsurpassed corner exit
  • Significantly increase straight-line grip
  • Decrease front-end dive on braking

The Xtreme-Grip™ Torque Arm is a rear suspension component designed for the S197 to assign rear axle rotational loads closer to the center of gravity. These improvements are accomplished by changing the anti-squat and anti-lift geometry of the rear suspension.

Lowered Cars Need a Torque Arm

When a S197 Mustang is lowered from the factory ride height, the rear suspension geometry is compromised leading to reduced rear grip under acceleration. CorteX Suspension designs fix this and increase your grip.


*Offers good through 4/30/20, subject to terms and availability. May not be combined with other offers.

Cavalcade of Customs 2020

JANUARY 10-12th 2020, Cincinnati, OH

picture 2020 Cavalcade of Customs car show Cincinnati Ohio

The annual KOI Cavalcade of Customs Car Show brings hundreds of the coolest custom cars, hotrods, motorcycles, trucks, and more to the floors of the Duke Energy Convention Center in downtown Cincinnati, OH.


Diversity at the 60th Annual Show

With more than 500 vehicles on display, there were some great builds representing a nice range in both styling and performance mods.

If 2020 hallmarks any interesting head turns, it might be a Ford GT350 sharing the spotlight next to a Corvette ZR1 C7.

Pictures from Cavalcade 2020

Photo gallery Cavalcade of Customs Car Show 2020 Ohio

Show Awards

The show is part of the International Show Car Association circuit, which sanctions the shows and judging at 13 events in the U.S.

We would like to congratulate several CorteX Racing customers recognized for their car builds at this year’s Cavalcade of Customs. Great job!

Congratulations

– Dave Pulley –

– Ron Schoch –

– Tim Schoch –

Check back for complete 2020 Award Announcements from the ISCA

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2020 GT500 Build – Time Attack

Announcing the First 2020 Shelby GT500 Racecar

Dec 29th 2019, Ohio U.S.

2020 Gt500 Build FCorteX Racing BBY Time Attack Track Competition Mustang

BlueByYou Racing (BBY Racing) team of New Jersey is one of the very first customers to receive delivery of the new Ford 2020 Mustang Shelby®  GT500®

But, before the factory sticker has even come off, plans for the racecar conversion are already in place. The build will be managed by CorteX Racing, a U.S. based manufacturer and fabrication specialist in Mustang motorsports.

I have been using Cortex Racing suspension components for the past 5 years on our S197 Mustangs.

They have transformed our cars, been dependable in harsh race
conditions and gave us a unique edge over our competitors.

– Eric Rockwell, BBY Racing

A Shelby GT500 Purpose Built for Time Attack

Maintaining their Ford Mustang roots and appealing to the market’s craving for the latest in top performance, BBY racing will build this 2020 Shelby GT500 to compete in the Street Mod Class of GridLife and Street Class of Global Time Attack.

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With the new 2020 GT500, we are excited to develop and prove these components with Cortex Racing in this new platform.

– Eric Rockwell, BBY Racing

2020 GT500 Racecar Mod Plan

This Shelby GT500 will be purpose-built for racing.

Upgrades to the suspension system, brakes and wheels are planned at the CorteX Racing Shop in Ohio.

This is a great opportunity to help the BBY team continue their success by developing parts for the 2020 GT500. We can’t wait to see this car on track!

– Rick Reynolds, Director CorteX East

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2020 BBY Racing Schedule

BBY Racing 2020 schedule for includes 4 AER, 1 SCCA, and 5 ChampCar races with 4 cars.

Planned events for 2020 GT500:

  • National Corvette Museum – GridLife
  • Road Atlanta – Global Time Attack
  • Gingerman Raceway – GridLife
  • Mid Ohio – GridLife
  • NJMP – Global Time Attack
  • Road America – GridLife

100% Podium

In 2019, the BBY Racing team proved fierce competition driving two Mustang BOSS 302R race cars in time attack.

Drivers Eric Rockwell, Alex Rockwell and 2x Rolex winner Nelson Canache delivered many wins in the GridLife series and finished the season with 100% podium finishes.


About BBY Racing

BBY Racing is a father and son race team founded in 2015 by Eric Rockwell and Alex Rockwell. The team competes in road coarse events in both endurance and time attack formats including American Endurance (AER), ChampCar, Sports Car Club of America (SCCA), Gridlife, and Global Time Attack (GTA) race series.

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The BBY racing team also build, maintain and race Honda S2000, Acura, Miata and BMW cars. In 2018 BBY Racing moved into a 3000 square foot facility and has since expanded to provide an arrive-and-drive program.

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About CorteX Racing

CorteX Racing (cortexracing.com) is a U.S. based engineering design house of performance aftermarket motorsports parts and customer car builds. CorteX was founded in 2009 when the public demand for their optimized prototype suspension components (raced on their own cars) delivered what both enthusiasts and professionals were after, an unmet need for quality, durability and results in Mustang aftermarket suspension.

The passion to innovate in motorsports has been lifelong for founder Filip Trojanek, a professional mechanical engineer experienced in aerospace, energy and automotive design.

Today, CorteX is an internationally recognized leader in vintage Pro-Touring and modern Muscle Car suspension systems. In 2019, CorteX expanded with a retail and automotive performance installation and fabrication shop in Ohio.

At CorteX, delivering “the core of performance” requires a precisely engineered suspension system to maximize grip and effectively transfer engine power to the road.

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Performance Wheel Deal

CorteX Racing Jongbloed Performance Wheels Winter Deal 2019 Ford Mustang

EXPIRED – valid through 12/31/19

CorteX Winter Deals are on!

Save hundreds on Jongbloed (young-blood) performance wheels and stack on even more savings when combined with any CorteX/ JRi Coilover kit.




STRONGER – LIGHTER – COOLER – FASTER


1 Piece Flow Formed Construction

Jongbloed uses this highly specialized process to deliver some of the best performing wheels in the industry.

Wheels

Located in Morgan Hill California, Jongbloed is recognized for quality top performing wheels.


Strength with Minimal Weight

Beginning with a low pressure casting, a special machine that spins the initial casting, heats the outer portion of the casting and then uses steel rollers pressed against the rim area to pull the rim to its final width and shape. The combinations of the heat, pressure and spinning create a rim area with the strength similar to a forged wheel, in a desirable light weight at a reasonable cost.


Ideal Wheel Fit, S197 S550 Mustang

CorteX has a long history of using Jongbloed 18 x 10.5″ wheels on Mustangs for good reason, no guesswork with tire clearances… read more.



Deal valid until 12/31/19.

coupon code: wheel2019

Terms and conditions apply, not valid on already discounted items. Coupon savings valid on Jongbloed wheels sku: JB-700-105. (Note, the set of 4 wheels, sku: JB-700-105-set already includes the $200 discount.)

Bundle Savings of $400 is the total savings, with purchase of both an Xtreme-Grip CorteX/ JRi Coilover System and Jongbloed Series 700 Wheel set.


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Mustangs Dominate 25 hours of Thunderhill

December 8th 2019, Willows Ca.

The endurance race started Saturday at 11 a.m. and concluded Sunday at noon. The 25 Hours of Thunderhill is one of the most challenging auto races in the country and this year’s event proved it with drivers battling rain, mud and wind throughout the event.

In one of most grueling endurance races of the last years where adverse weather put handling to the test, it is incredible to see CorteX Racing suspension in action across the podium.

2019 NASA Pro Racing 25 Hours of Thunderhill E0 Class winners:

Dale Sievwright, Dan McKeever, Brian Smith and Ryan Roberson!

The group ran a Ford Mustang GT, and the only upgrade was the suspension.

– Nasa Speed News

Conditions were so bad, drivers described it more like a rally.

We didn’t have the pace in the wet, but we knew we had the pace in the dry, so we were watching the changing conditions,

We just tried to keep it on track and fortunately luck was in our favor today.

– John Birkhead

Fantastic Finish by Spec Mustangs, 2nd in E0

While MPACT won by 19 laps in the E0 class, the race was much closer, with DIG Motorsports and Honda Racing THRW mixing it up and making it tough sledding early in the race.

DIG Motorsports finished second in a Ford Mustang and Honda Racing THRW 2 finish third in a Honda Civic Type R.

CorteX Racing equipped Spec Mustangs driven by Beau Borders, Roger Eagleton and others drivers finish 2nd in the E0 class.  


Mustang or “Mudtang”?

What came to be deemed the ‘MUDtang’ displayed some awesome driving in more rally cross conditions than circuit racing.




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CorteX Black Friday Deals 2019

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Launch into the 2020 racing season right with your suspension mod from CorteX Racing.


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Valid Nov 27 – Dec 2 2019, while supplies last.

Stacy Tucker Joins the CorteX Racing Team

Posted on November 19th 2019

CorteX Racing® is pleased to announce that Stacy Tucker has joined the team as Sales Engineer.

In her new role, Stacy will be putting her extensive experience to the test as she manages activities related to vehicle builds, development and parts sales.

Stacy Tucker Sales Engineer CorteX Racing Suspension Performance

With her like-minded passion for delivering innovation, Stacy’s motorsports knowledge and experience with hot rods and muscle cars will be a great asset to our team.

  • Ride and handling Engineer at General Motors for the Corvette and Camaro 
  • Co-Founder of Detroit Speed and Engineering 
  • Brake engineer at Pro-System Brakes / Alcon Brakes 
  • Masters from Rensselaer Polytech in Mechanical Engineering
  • Bachelors from Purdue University in Mechanical Engineering 
  • Racing enthusiast, competitive in autocross and road race

This is an exciting opportunity with a company that designs and manufactures the best components in the aftermarket industry, and partners with top of the line vendors.

-Stacy Tucker

I’m ready to jump in and start working with customers and manufacturers to advance CorteX Racing to the next level.

– Stacy Tucker

CorteX Racing has been a U.S. based engineering house and manufacturer of aftermarket suspension systems, high-performance parts and custom car builds for racing and enthusiasts for over 10 years, leading the mustang aftermarket and growing distribution with dealers in the United States and Internationally.

Founded at Sonoma Raceway California and headquartered in Ohio, CorteX delivers “The Core of Performance” developing best-in-class suspension systems professionally engineered for Xtreme-Grip™ in both street and track kits.

For a behind the scenes look, reviews and videos of wheel to wheel competition, follow us. 

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Trans Am GT Champion- Eagleton Mustang

CorteX Racing Spec Mustang Wins Title

Congratulations Roger Eagleton the 2019 West Coast GT Champion!
Cheers to Beau Boarders on Podium win!

It is great to see talented drivers like Roger and Beau lead the Trans Am GT class equipped with our CorteX Racing Spec Mustang SMG suspension system.


Oct 5th 2019

Hawaii resident Roger Eagleton was crowned Trans Am presented by Pirelli West Coast Champion in the GT Class.

The West Coast Championship GT Class teams had not seen competitive action on the track since Portland, Oregon at the end of July when Roger claimed second spot on the podium to give him a total of 125 points and the lead in the Championship heading to Texas.

Roger’s weekend in the No. 98 Five Star Property Management / Energy Real Estate Ford Mustang began with a time of 2:38:784 in practice, a time he bettered with 2:35:310 in qualifying to claim the second spot in class on the grid behind pacesetter Joe Bogetich (No. 65 Westover Controls Chevrolet Camaro SS).

Although Bogetich then went flag-to-flag for the win, it was Roger Eagleton who claimed the overall GT West Coast Championship with his second-place finish.

Beau Boarders (No. 7 APEX Race Parts/ CorteX Racing Ford Mustang) completed the GT podium in third (2nd for the Season).

“It’s really a great honor to win the West Coast Championship in the GT class.

The team DIG Motorsports is only in the third year of existence and to win a pro-level championship is really amazing. A lot of thanks goes to Trans Am to make this possible.

It’s a great stepping stone for us as we want to work up to TA2.” – Roger Eagleton


We all look forward to seeing what Roger can achieve next year, but first let’s congratulate him on this fine Championship.

Read complete editorial, article courtesy of www.gotransam.com


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Wear Your Helmet to Work Day

Don’t get side tracked with the upcoming holidays and forget the important ones…

Oct 18th is ‘Wear Your Helmet to Work’ Day

"Dress for the job you want" Wear Your Helmet to Work Day at CorteX Racing.

Hey Boss, “Safety First”

The SCCA doesn’t skip a beat.

Your To-Do List:

  • Mark your calendars with important Motorsports dates 2019-2020
  • Share your own ‘Helmet to Work’ pic and Tag #CorteXracing

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