The Chicago Region SCCA Membership Meeting was held on Wednesday October 18, 2023 at WeatherTech
Category: Social Events
As a throwback to the 1990’s when the Chicago Region held a photo contest, the Activities Committee has established a photo contest as a vehicle to record the Chicago Region’s 75th anniversary year with photographs.
The Activities Committee invites you to join us at our 2023 March Membership meeting on Wednesday March 22nd. The meeting will be held at Blackdog Speed Shop, 600 Barclay Blvd, Lincolnshire, IL 60069 starting at 7:00pm.
This year for the Chicago Region’s 75th Anniversary Celebration the party was back at Ferrari Lake Forest and again like in the past Rick opened the showroom to allow us to walk among the Ferrari’s and other special cars. This year just as in the past we also had a car on display. In keeping with the historical theme of display vehicles Tom Simpson shared his 1966 McKee MK VI CanAm car with us.
The Central Division Hall of Fame is announcing the opening of nominations to be presented in 2023.
John Doonan, president of IMSA, was the guest speaker at Chicago Region SCCA’s membership meeting on Wednesday, April 20, at K1 Speed in Addison. John, shared with us some of his stories, and experiences growing up at Road America, Blackhawk Farms and in the racing community as a young boy. His grandfather and father were both racers with the club and John was exposed to all the facets of racing. He stated that all of those experiences and lessons learned about racing on track and trackside is what prepared him for current position with IMSA.
Our 2022 event on February 19th will be at the Klairmont Kollections facility. The Klairmont Kollection is a private collection of over 350 beautiful vehicles together with a large banquet room for our dinner.
One day destination tour event ending in Shullsburg Wisconsin on Saturday, May 16, 2020.
As you may know, the CDC’s interim guidance suggests the postponement of events involving more than 50 people. It is the Chicago Region SCCA’s priority to do our part in protecting the public health while still planning and conducting our scheduled competition, driving, and social events.
The Chicago Region SCCA held our first fall membership gathering on Wednesday, October 16, 2019 from 7:00 – 9:00 pm at the WeatherTech Factory Store. The event was open to members and non-members alike and it was held in the beautiful WeatherTech employee lunch room in the building next door to the Factory Store.