Road America Announces 2011 Season Schedule
Elkhart Lake, Wis., September 26, 2010-Road America has released its 2011 Season Schedule. Notable elements in the line-up include the return of the NASCAR Nationwide Series, June 25, 2011, with the addition of partner series GRAND-AM Rolex Sports Car Series and Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge. The American Le Mans Series, an annual favorite, will return to a Saturday race, August 20, 2011. Road America's signature vintage event, the Kohler International Challenge with Brian Redman, will be held July 14-17, 2011 and will include a Carl Haas Porsche 356 Challenge. The legendary driver, team owner and Road America board member is being recognized for his significant contributions to road racing.
Additional event-specific schedules and details will be posted when available. The full 2011 season schedule is listed below:
May 13-15 SVRA Spring Vintage Weekend
June 3-5 AMA Superbike Weekend
June 10-12 Vintage Motorcycle Classic (AHRMA)
June 16-19 WeatherTech® Chicago Region SCCA June Sprints®
June 23-26 Bucyrus 200 NASCAR Nationwide Series (Saturday) / GRAND-AM Rolex Sports Car Series and Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge
July 14-17 Kohler International Challenge with Brian Redman (vintage)
August 18-20 American Le Mans Series (Saturday)
September 9-11 VSCDA Elkhart Lake Vintage Festival®
September 22-25 SCCA National Championship Runoffs®
Season Passes are available now for purchase online or by phone. Individual event tickets and camping will be available for purchase on December 1, 2010. Kids 12 and under are always free when accompanied by a ticket-holding adult.
Established in 1955, Road America is a 640-acre, year-round motor sports facility located in Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin. In addition to hosting a season of world-class racing, Road America offers Motorcycle and Driving Schools, a karting club, track rentals, group adventure programs and top-of-the-line hospitality. For more information visit www.roadamerica.com or call 800/365-7223.
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