Road America announced that NASCAR Cup champion Bill Elliott is entered to compete at the WeatherTech International Challenge with Brian Redman presented by HAWK July 19-22. He will be driving a previously raced Dodge NASCAR Stock Car.
Elliott, the 1988 NASCAR Cup champion, is one of the most accomplished
drivers in American auto racing. Bill’s son Chase is currently a NASCAR Monster Energy Cup series driver for arguably the most powerful team in the sport, Hendrick Motorsports.
Widely known as one of the largest vintage racing gatherings in the United States, over 450 cars are expected to participate and both racecars and sports cars from all walks of vintage are welcome. With 16 different groups subdivided into several sub-classes the breadth of cars has something for everyone and there will be no shortage of spectacular racing.
The festivities kick off on Thursday, July 19, with gates opening at 7 a.m. Test sessions begin at 8 a.m., and run throughout the entire day. On Friday the on track action resumes with practice sessions in the morning and qualifying sessions in the afternoon.
Road America is located midway between Milwaukee and Green Bay in Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin. The world’s best racers have competed at this legendary four-mile, 14-turn road circuit for over 60 years.
Tickets are available online or during the event at the gate. Additional
information is available at www.roadamerica.com or by calling 800-365-RACE
(7223). All races run rain or shine and anyone 16-years-old and under are
FREE with a paying adult at the gate. Parking and paddock access is also