Virginia International Raceway’s circuit is a favorite autumn race destination for drivers and teams. Some of the best vintage and historic Sports Racing, Formula and Production GT race cars will grace the road course over the weekend. The grids feature many of the best-known, and prestigious marques in racing, including: Lotus, Porsche, Shelby, Alfa, Corvette, MG and Jaguar.
The weekend showcases the Vintage Race of Champions Charity Pro-Am (VROC) race. The VROC feature race pairs veteran Indy, IMSA, Trans Am, NASCAR and F.1 drivers with amateur racing partners driving Corvettes, Camaros and Mustangs in a 45-minute race. The Charity Pro-Am event will benefit IGNITE – the Autism Society of North Carolina’s community center for young adults with high-functioning autism or Asperger’s syndrome. IGNITE was founded by The Evernham Family Racing for a Reason Foundation – a nonprofit established by legendary NASCAR crew chief Ray Evernham and his family.
A Marque Reunion honoring Alfas has been announced. The Trans-Am Series, IGT and Mazda Miata Heritage Cup will join SVRA at VIR as a part of their nationwide series. The Hagerty Cars and Caffeine Car Show will host over one hundred street and performance cars.
Virginia International Raceway is located just outside of Danville, Virginia. The 3.27 mile historic track offers 17 turns, numerous elevation changes and long straights in a park-like setting.