Sept 12 - Chase Race- 3 Races Remain!
Sept 13 - Spec Miata All Star Challenge- this is a non-points event including 2 races. The first is for all drivers who have never won a race, the second is for all former winners. A few twists will be thrown in just to make it interesting. Last year this event was a lot of fun so I hope you join us.
Sept 21 - Wings-n-Things double header. This day will start with a Formula One viewing party and breakfast at 6:30 am (Singapore race not Monza as originally advertised).
Sept 27 - SM and GT- second to last points race for each of these series.
Vintage Car Event Sept 11
Thursday Sept 11 will be an opportunity to bring out your vintage auto. Space will be reserved for a car show in the afternoon with the possibility of an exclusive Chase race for vintage cars if there is interest. In the evening there will be a caravan to Joliet to show off your car at the Fan Fest.
Formula One Viewing Breakfast
F1 fans! Join us early in the morning on Sept 21 for breakfast and watch the Grand Prix of Singapore.
Pre-race airs at 6:30 am and breakfast will be served at 7:00.
The excitement will continue as our very own Formula Cars will have 2 races on the South track that day.
Blackdog Speedshop News
Blackdog driver Lawson Aschenbach was on the podium for both races, 2nd on Saturday and winning on Sunday. Tony Gaples came away with two Top-10 Finishes (p7) and the Hard Charger Award.
Fall-Line GTD Audi R8 LMS Team Starts 8th And Finishes 11th At VIR
Danville, Virginia (August 26, 2014) - Charles Espenlaub and Charlie Putman qualified the #46 Fall-Line Audi R8 LMS for the Oak Tree Grand Prix at VIR in eighth place in the GTD category. Although both visited the greenery once both Espenlaub and Putman drove a consistent race with great pace to finish in eleventh position.
Autobahn Competition License School
Offered September 2nd
Whether you are brand new to racing or would like to brush up on your skills this school will be a benefit to you. Learn the basics of racing on the track and how to prepare yourself off track. Graduates of this school will gain a provisional level racing license and be eligible to participate in Autobahn Member Racing wheel to wheel competition. Please RSVP to TomBagley@AutobahnCC.com if you will be attending.
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As stated above, the September 2nd race school will conclude with a race for all rookies and provisional license holders. This race will be a great opportunity to race against those with similar skill levels. Anyone who feels they can benefit from more experience is welcome. Experienced drivers are welcome to come and help these drivers as well.
No Tire Dumping
Please do not dump your used tires in or around our maintenance yard. The Club does not have any regularly scheduled pickups for tires and there are disposal fees for such services. If you have tires that need to be discarded, please check with the on-site race shops to see if they will take them.
Thank you for your cooperation!
Kart Track News
Beginning August 27 the kart track will be open from Thursday-Sun. Kart Track hours will mirror the hours of the car tracks.
Late Night Thursday Hours for September
Late Night Thursday Hours for September Late night Thursdays in September the track will be open from 9:20am - 6:20pm.
Ladies Day ~ Sunday, September 7th
Ladies Day for September is Thursday the 7th, from 11 am to 5 pm.
Please send your RSVP's (so we can plan the food accordingly) to Terri at Terri.Weber@Autobahncc.com
We apologize in advance for any inconvienience to the membership...
Due to a major manufacturer event, Autobahn will be CLOSED on Tuesday, September 23rd and Wednesday, September 24th. Normal operations will resume the morning of Thursday, September 25th.