WHAT TRACKS ARE SAYING ABOUT GRAND AMERICAN ROAD RACING "We are extremely excited about the future of sports car racing. With the announcement of the new Grand American Road Racing Association, Watkins Glen will be able to play a pivotal role...
WHAT TRACKS ARE SAYING ABOUT GRAND AMERICAN ROAD RACING
"We are extremely excited about the future of sports car racing. With the announcement of the new Grand American Road Racing Association, Watkins Glen will be able to play a pivotal role in crowning a sports car champion in the United States."
-Bryan Sperber, President, Watkins Glen International
"There are so many sports car enthusiasts in South Florida. The announcement of the Grand American Road Racing Association is a natural fit for Homestead-Miami Speedway. We are confident that the Grand Am will revive sports car racing in this vibrant community."
-Curtis Gray, President, Homestead-Miami Speedway
"I am proud that Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course will be on the inaugural season schedule for the Grand American Road Racing Association. Sports car racing is what Mid-Ohio was built to showcase. With the support of the France family, I am confident that this series will bring the sport back to national prominence and provide outstanding competition for our race 95 fans.
-Michelle Trueman-Gajoch, President, Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course
"Phoenix International Raceway is delighted to welcome the Grand American Road Racing Series to the Desert Jewel. The addition of Grand Am only reinforces our proud history of offering the widest variety of racing available."
-Buddy Jobe, President, Phoenix International Raceway
"What better way to celebrate the 50th anniversary of sports car racing at Elkhart Lake than to bring back one of Road America's most famous traditions. Sports cars first raced through the streets here in July of 1950. The Road America 500 offers our fans the excitement of close, hard-fought, prototype and Grand Touring racing that they haven't seen here since 1993."
-George Bruggenthies, General Manager and Chief Operating Officer, Elkhart Lake's Road America
"We are happy to be part of the Grand American Road Racing schedule. I'm enthusiastic about this series. I believe in the concept and in what they are trying to accomplish'. `!~` This is the proper direction for the future of sports car racing, in America."
-Skip Barber, President, Lime Rock Park
"This is a great day for sports car racing. Grand American Road Racing is sure to bring stability and a huge boost to the sport. I look forward to working with Roger Edmondson toward bringing two major Grand-Am races to Daytona next year."
-John Graham, President, Daytona International Speedway