16 drivers participated in the Time Trials sessions during the Fall Sprints at Blackhawk Farms Raceway on September 7th, 2019. Weather conditions could not have been better, with temperatures in the low 70’s and...
Category: Track Events
The 2019 CenDiv Championship Series is headed into the home stretch.
It’s always important to look ahead when driving while occasionally checking the mirrors for what is behind you. As we pass the mid-point of traditional Summer, let’s take a quick look in the mirror at prior events and then look ahead to what’s coming up quick on the track events schedule.
Even though the course was wet, the 83 drivers who participated in the region’s first track event of the year on Saturday, May 11, enjoyed the challenge and camaraderie of driving on the Autobahn Country Club full track.
Time Trials – this isn’t an evolution, this is a revolution. This is where thousands will get their first taste of on-track driving.
I belong to several clubs and no surprise to anyone, they’re all car and motorsports-related. Each has its own distinct activities, members and its own feel (or vibe if you’re from the ’70s like me).
Mark your calendars for another season of evening (and daytime) track day events!
Chicago Region’s first Time Trials event run under the new SCCA Time Trials ruleset took place on the Saturday of the Fall Sprints Divisional race weekend.
Our third evening track event took place on the full circuit at Autobahn Country Club. This is the second time we have run this configuration where the North and South circuits are connected together to create a 19 turn, 3.56 mile track.
Friday, June 1st was our second evening Track Day event of 2018. 46 cars took to the pavement on the South course at Autobahn Country Club — with a few taking to the grass — oops!