Worth A Tow Race Planner: Vol. 6, Winter 2015

By Winding Road Staff

February 09, 2015

Looking out over the next two months, spring will be in the air just about everywhere. That opens up many tracks that shut down for the winter.
 
Here are some picks that are worth travelling to in the next 8 weeks:
 
Iconic Track
 
Track: Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course
 
 
Location: Lexington, OH
 
Dates: April 17-19, 2015
 
Host: NASA Great Lakes
 
Format: HPDE, TT, Club Racing
 

 
More information:
 
http://nasagreatlakes.com/season/?page=EventInfo&eventid=28783
 
 
Atmospherics
 
Track: Road Atlanta
 
 
Location: Braselton, GA
 
Dates: March 20-22, 2015
 
Host: SCCA Atlanta Region
 
Format: Club Racing
 
Event: Majors
 
Backstory: Stop for the Amelia Island Concours on the way to Road Atlanta (March 13-15). After the race, the dogwood should start to bloom, so stay and relax for a while. And if you know a billionaire, snag a round at Augusta National before it shuts down for the Masters.

 
More information: http://bit.ly/1CBdveJ
 
 
Tough Track
 
Track: Sonoma Raceway
 
 
Location: Sonoma, CA
 
Dates: March 14-15, 2015
 
Host: NASA NorCal
 
Format: HPDE, TT, Club Racing
 
Event: Season Kick-off
 
More information: https://www.nasaproracing.com/events/1963
 
 
Track Day/HPDE
 
Track: Circuit of The Americas
 
 
Location: Elroy, TX (Austin)
 
Dates: February 20-22, 2015
 
Host: Texas Bull Run, LLC
 
Format: HPDE, Road Rally and Charity Gala
 
Event: Texas Bull Run
 
Backstory: The name and the concept are aimed at Lamborghinis, but you don’t have to have one. Ferraris, Porsches, Aston Martins, Bentleys, BMWs and all sorts of interesting cars are welcome.
 
More information: http://www.texasbullrun.com
 
 
Vintage
 
Track: Virginia International Raceway
 
 
Location: Alton, VA
 
Dates: April 10-12, 2015
 
Host: Vintage Racer Group and Vintage Drivers Club of America
 
Format: Club Racing
Event: Wild Hare Run
 
More information: http://www.vintagedrive.com/Schedule.htm
 
Endurance
 
Track: Buttonwillow Raceway Park
 
 
Location: Buttonwillow, CA
 
Dates: April 18, 2015
 
Host: NASA Norcal
 
Format: 3 Hour Enduro (Day/Night)
 
Event: Western Endurance Racing Championship, Round 1
 
More information: https://www.nasaproracing.com/events/1990