Meet the President of Sports Car Driving Association, Elivan Goulart!
Occupation: President/Owner of Sports Car Driving Association. Instructor/ Professional Driver. Freelance automotive marketing consultant.
Current Track Car: Pirelli World Challenge TCA Mazda MX-5 and a Spec Miata
First Track Car: Invader Formula 500
Daily Driver: VW Jetta
Dream Track Car: Ferrari F50
Favorite Track: Mid-Ohio
Most Memorable Track Experience: Winning the 2002 F500 Valvoline Runoffs Championship after making contact with car in lead and launching (4 wheels in the air!) over him for the lead and eventual win. The incident happened on lap 10 of 19 and my lower A-arm was shaped like a pretzel after the race!
Least Memorable Track Experience: Flipping multiple times at over 120mph at the fast kink at Nelson Ledges after breaking an upper A-arm rod-end.
Ultimate Track Goals: Race GT cars in PWC or IMSA
Tracks Driven: Lime Rock, New Hampshire, Watkins Glen, Mid-Ohio, Road America, Nelson Ledges, Summit Point, Moroso, Fontana, Stafford Springs (oval), Lowes Speedway (road course), NJMP, Monticello, Sebring, Thunderhill, COTA,
Years Running with the SCDA 16 Years
Anything Else We Should Know? Started in Karts at the age of 12, then moved up to Formula 500 (2001 and 2002 SCCA National Runoff Champion), then moved up to the new Formula SCCA in the Cooper Tires Championship. 2011 SCCA National Champion in Spec Miata. 2011 SCCA Presidents Cup winner. 2013 SCCA STU National Champion, 2016 Pirelli World Challenge TCA Champion. Won over 45% of all career races entered since the beginning.