Updated May 22, 2020
Southlake, TX – Sportscar Vintage Racing Association (SVRA) today announced its revised 2020 schedule, reflecting adherence to national and local safety guidelines in the fight against the COVID-19 global pandemic. The schedule consists of the remaining eleven race weekends but with three date changes. Nine of the weekends are shared with the Trans Am Series presented by Pirelli as part of the SpeedTour format.
“Every decision we have made with respect to the pandemic reflects our commitment to the safety of our fans, members, drivers, and sponsors. That’s job one,” said Tony Parella, SVRA President, CEO and majority owner of the Trans Am Series presented by Pirelli.
The three-date changes are for the Road Atlanta Grand Prix, the Lime Rock Park Festival, and the Laguna Seca Trans-Am Speedfest. All are rescheduled to the fourth quarter of the year. The nine SpeedTour weekends will be available through free live digital streaming. Free downloads for the apps that enable the streaming are available for both Apple and Android. The updated schedule appears below.
June 18 – 21, 2020
Road America – Elkhart Lake, WI
June 25 – 28, 2020
Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course – Lexington, OH
July 23 – 26, 2020
Portland International Raceway – Portland, OR
September 9 – 13, 2020
Watkins Glen International – Watkins Glen, NY
September 24 – 27, 2020
Virginia International Raceway – Alton, VA
October 16 – 17, 2020
Lime Rock Park – Lakeville, CT
October 22 – 25, 2020
Grand Prize of America – Hutchinson Island, GA
November 5 – 8, 2020
Circuit of The Americas – Austin, TX
November 20 – 22, 2020
Road Atlanta – Braselton, GA
December 3 – 6, 2020
WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca – Monterey, CA
Further information on SVRA, a complete annual schedule, and entry lists can be found on the SVRA website.
A little history about the SVRA:
The Sportscar Vintage Racing Association (SVRA) is the largest and one of the oldest Vintage racing organizations in the United States. Originally called the Southeast Vintage Racing Association, the organization was founded in 1978 by Ford Heacock III following the success of the Kendall Vintage Grand Prix held as part of the annual 12 Hours of Sebring. With an initial membership of approximately 25 drivers and supporters, the organization has become the premier vintage racing organization in the United States with over 2,500 licensed competitors.From the SVRA website
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