All teams eligible, expanded schedule for HSR at The Glen in July
All Historic Sportscar Racing-run teams can be eligible for competitors in an expanded on-track schedule of occasions for the Masters Historic Racing Weekend at Watkins Glen Worldwide, July 10 – 12.
The brand new-for-2020 race at The Glen, which was scheduled to be a part of the Finger Lakes Wine Competition, now continues as a motorsports-only occasion after the favored wine, artwork, music and culinary occasion was cancelled not too long ago as a result of COVID-19 outbreak. This occasion is closed to the general public and open for rivals solely.
Introduced late final yr, the Masters Historic Racing Weekend at The Glen options the Masters Historic Method One USA and Masters Endurance Legends USA collection and now an entire schedule of HSR races and run teams.
Initially set to incorporate simply HSR’s Group 5 class and choose invitational entries, the unlucky cancellation of the Wine Competition has freed up occasion schedule time and observe house to deliver the complete slate of HSR lessons and rivals to The Glen’s legendary 3.4-mile Grand Prix circuit.
“Having needed to cancel or postpone a number of occasions of our personal over the previous few months, we all know how dissatisfied the organizers and patrons of the Finger Lakes Wine Competition have to be,” stated HSR President David Hinton. “These occasions name for protected and decisive selections, nevertheless, and we respect the discretion and selfless regard for the security of their friends. We stay up for reuniting subsequent yr in safer and safe situations.”
The Masters Historic Racing Weekend at The Glen continues a profitable and ongoing relationship between HSR and Masters that has been in place the previous couple of racing seasons. The annual “HSR Classics” races at Daytona Worldwide Speedway and Sebring Worldwide Raceway each featured robust Masters entries competing for general and collection honors in a number of completely different run teams.
After the yr’s opening three rounds have been cancelled as a result of present disaster, the Masters Historic Racing Weekend will see the primary races of the 2020 HSR season.
The schedule options two B.R.M. Chronographes Endurance Problem races and a full lineup of Saturday/Sunday HSR WeatherTech Dash races for all Run Teams.
Different featured races embody the Sasco Sports activities Worldwide/American Problem and HSR Stoner Automotive Care International GT.
To ensure that HSR to set the occasion schedule, rivals are requested to register upfront for the Masters Historic Racing Weekend as quickly as doable at www.HSRRace.com, however entry price fee is not going to be taken till Monday, July 6.