Kohler International Challenge with Brian Redman 2009 Marque Announced

Elkhart Lake, Wis., November 4, 2008 -- The Ford GT40 will be the feature marque at Road America's Kohler International Challenge with Brian Redman, July 16-19, 2009. Every year vintage car enthusiasts gather at Road America to celebrate the beauty and performance of the world's greatest racecars.

Over 1,000 entries are showcased in 10 race groups, track touring and the Concours d'Elegance over the four-day weekend. The Road & Track Concours d'Elegance features a Friday night racecar convoy from the track to downtown Elkhart Lake. The cars then line the streets for judging and spectator viewing. Sports cars are featured on Saturday night.

As event marque, the GT40 will be celebrated with a feature race, showcase cars, displays, GT40 enthusiast activities and special guests. GT40 owners interested in participating should contact Road America for registration information by visiting the www.roadamerica.com or by calling 800/365-7223.

Located between Green Bay and Milwaukee in Sheboygan County, Road America offers spectators 640 grassy, rolling acres which include the 4.048 mile circuit and the .94 mile karting/supermoto track. In addition to major race events, Road America offers a karting club, the Road America Motorcycle School, the Suzuki Supermoto School; weekly test days for karting, supermoto and motorcycles; corporate ATV, karting, and geocaching programs; and top-of-the-line hospitality. For more information visit www.roadamerica.com or call 800/365- 7223.

-credit: road america