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Tuesday, Sept. 24: Runoffs, Days 2-3, and the end of the local season (again)

With the checkered flag falling at about 5:38 p.m. last Sunday, Sept. 22 (on arguably the best race of the weekend, too) at Road America in Elkhart Lake, the Sports Car Club of America National Championship Runoffs came to a … Continue reading

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Friday, Sept. 20: Runoffs, Day 1

The first day of racing at the Sports Car Club of America National Championship Runoffs at Road America in Elkhart Lake started off wet, the the weather cleared and the racing was pretty good, with some interesting results in the … Continue reading

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Thursday, Sept. 19: Runoffs!

Road America in Elkhart Lake hosts probably the last major racing weekend of the year around these parts with the Sports Car Club of America’s 50th annual National Championship Runoffs, running through Sunday. And if you haven’t been to the … Continue reading

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Thursday, Sept. 5: Elkhart Lake Vintage Festival, WIR’s Eve of Destruction

Most local short-track motorsports has gone quiet for the year, but a couple of bigger regional and national events are still on tap in the area, starting this weekend with the Vintage Sports Car Drivers Association’s Elkhart Lake Vintage Festival XXVIII … Continue reading

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Thursday, Aug. 8: A road racing bonanza at Road America

It’s not exactly the same as “professional” sports car racing in America will be next year, when the rival American Le Mans Series and Grand-Am Rolex Series are racing as one, but you can make a pretty direct comparison and … Continue reading

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Thursday, Aug. 1: Prancing Horses galore at Road America

Just giving a special shout to our readers who loved the Ferrari photos in our July 26 post, are bringing their Prancing Horse banners to Elkhart Lake for the American Le Mans Series/Grand-Am orgy of road racing the weekend after … Continue reading

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Friday, July 26: Road America vintage photos, first wave

Finally had more than a few minutes to sort through the hundreds of photographs we returned with from last weekend’s The Hawk with Brian Redman vintage car races at Road America in Elkhart Lake, and here’s a quick look at … Continue reading

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Wednesday, July 17: Can-Am, Corvettes and other vintage racing at Road America

One of the biggest vintage car races in the country comes to Wisconsin this weekend with The Hawk with Brian Redman running Thursday through Sunday, July 18-21, at Road America in Elkhart Lake. Well over 400 cars are entered in … Continue reading

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Monday, July 15: Street cars at the races, and the Force is with this Chevy

If you keep your eyes open, you can usually see quite a lot of interesting collector, custom, show and street cars at the bigger races around here, not to mention the race cars that aren’t actually taking part in the … Continue reading

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Sunday, July 14: Photos from a racing June

Just as June launched a busy summer of races throughout Wisconsin, it also saw your Faithful Correspondent at several different races that month. Finally, with a short breather from real life (and before we shoot even more photos at the … Continue reading

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