3 Day Watkins Glen Track Event

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Date/Time
Date(s) - 08/18/2017 - 08/20/2017
All Day

Location
Watkins Glen International

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FCA-Empire State Region and Classic Coach are happy to announce the:

ANNUAL WATKINS GLEN/CORNING WEEKEND EVENTS

 

Track Event: Friday through Sunday, August 18-20, 2017. (NEW DATES)

NO PRIOR TRACK DRIVING EXPERIENCE REQUIRED TO PARTICIPATE. INSTRUCTORS PROVIDED WITHOUT EXTRA CHARGE.

Click here for: WGI Track Event Registration Form.

Registration Fee: $950 for members ($85 additional for non members).  Garages $125 each.

Click here for: FCA Track Event Inspection Form.

3 days of fantastic driving on this recently repaved legendary race track! Please complete the FCA Track Event Inspection Form  prior to the event.

Note: Tech Inspection Forms should be completed by an authorized Ferrari Dealer or reputable independent service centers. Convertible cars must have rollover protection. Pop-up bars are not acceptable. 360, F430, 458, 488 Spiders are acceptable. FCA track event guidelines are available here.

For additional information regarding the Track Event, please contact: Bob Coates at 718-981-8764 (evenings only please) or email him at rc@parawire.com.

 

8/19 Sat: Try our After-Lunch Paced Lap Session, Watkins Glen International. Curious about driving on the track with your car? Come to the track. We will run one session for interested members who wish to get a taste of driving on the track. Careful, you may get hooked! Contact Bob Coates: rc@parawire.com for info.ferrariarticlepix5

Crystal City Ferrari Show,

Saturday, August 19th, 6 pm – 9 pm

All Ferrari owners will have the opportunity to display their Ferraris on historic Market Street in Corning’s Gaffer District as part of the annual Crystal City Ferrari Show. There will be exhibits, vendors, VIP reception (free for those who REGISTER to displaying their vehicles), live entertainment in the Centerway Square, and voting for the Annual People’s Choice Award. Race and Challenge Car owners are encouraged to drive their cars from Watkins Glen to Market Street behind a police escort after the track event on Saturday. Secure indoor parking for the race cars will be available at the Corning Police Station, and the Corning Police Department will provide an escort back to Watkins Glen Raceway the following morning.

This event is organized by the Upstate Chapter of the Empire State Region and generously sponsored by Corning Enterprises.

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Challenge Car Racing (CCR) will also be joining us this weekend for some exciting wheel to wheel racing! 

THIS IS THEIR FINAL 2017 RACE

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Many local Hotels offer special rates for FCA members: Radisson Corning, 125 Denison Parkway East, Corning, NY. 607-962-5000 Comfort Inn, 66 W. Pulteney Street, Corning, NY. 607-962-1515 Candlewood Suites, 198 Colonial Drive, Horseheads, NY. 607-873-7676