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Simraceway Series: Weekend 2 this month (and 1 seat left)

If you caught the action last month, then you know our KTM X-Bow Cup is sure to bring thrills and excitement to anyone involved. Don’t waste another weekend sitting around when you could be behind the wheel taking charge.

From August 23rd to the 25th, drivers can take advantage of several, arrive and drive race packages for KTM and F3. F3 and F4 vehicle owners are also welcome to join the weekend in their own machine provided it is inspected and approved by us. Of course, every driver receives coaching and feedback throughout the weekend.

  • X-Bow cup – Waitlisting drivers
  • F3 series – 1 arrive and drive seat remaining at $11,995
  • F4 series – Drivers welcome

Formula Car Cup: Race 3 & 4

Following a similar format as the X-Bow Cup USA Race Series, the Formula Car Cup is specifically for F3 and F4 drivers wanting to hone and test their race craft against other gentlemen drivers in cutting edge machines. The class is a unique opportunity to enter the world of top tier motorsport without the expense of starting your own race team. If you have desires of a racing career in LMP3, TCR, GT4, Ferrari Challenge, Maserati Trofeo, Blancpain GT World Challenge then the Formula Car Cup provides the ultimate development ground, tool and launchpad to the next level.

Race Weekend Agenda:

  • 8 am to 8:20 am: Check-In
  • 8:20 am to 8:50 am: Driver Meeting
  • 9:00 am to 9:20 am: Practice 1
  • 10:50 am to 11:20 am: Practice 2
  • 11:20 am to 12:20 pm: Lunch
  • 1:20 pm to 1:50 pm: Qualifying
  • 3:20 pm to 3:50 pm: Race

If interested in reserving the final seat, please email [email protected]

KTM X-Bow Cup USA Single-weekend & Three-Race Weekend Packages

The KTM X-BOW Cup USA has launched in the Americas for the very first time! This one-make, highly competitive racing series comes across the pond, landing in a new home at Sonoma Raceway. Four weekends of racing, 16 races in total make up the full Championship. With results from the best 3 weekends making up a driver’s championship standing.

This is the second round of races and drivers have the choice between a single-weekend package for $9,950 or a three-race weekend package for $28,495. The second round of races happens from October 18th to the 20th.

This weekend the class will be supported by the addition of a full parts store/trailer for the KTM fleet to provide manufacturer scale support and keep all cars in as new condition. However, if the first weekend is anything to go by, this will be a lonely place as we had zero incidents in the entire 4 race weekend. The X-Bow platform is proving a phenomenal platform for drivers looking for a safer more modern manner to enter the world of racing.

Race Weekend Agenda:

  • 8 am to 8:20 am: Check-In
  • 8:20 am to 8:50 am: Driver Meeting
  • 9:20 am to 9:50 am: Practice 1
  • 11:20 am to 11:50 am: Qualifying
  • 11:50 am to 12:50 pm: Lunch
  • 1:50 pm to 2:20 pm: Race 1
  • 3:50 pm to 4:20 pm: Race 2

Other Notable Weekend Events…

August is one of the nicest weather weekends of the years, so even if you don’t want to race but still want to hit the track, you can still enjoy many other engaging activities.

Private Track Time for T1 Club Members

On Saturday, Aug 24th, T1 Club Members and their guests can take advantage of private track time from 7:30 am to 5 pm.

Performance Driving Stages 1 & 2

From Friday, 8 am to 4 pm, drivers can enjoy stages 1 & 2 of Performance Driving classes.

In Stage 1, drivers undergo a specially-developed combination of classroom instruction and in-car exercises to help participants understand the full capabilities of their vehicles. And then it’s onto Sonoma Raceway’s world-famous 2.52-mile race track, where drivers, bolstered by the expert feedback of our skilled instructors, will discover exactly what they and their cars can do! Completion of Stage 1 graduates trainees to Stage 2.

In Stage 2, drivers will learn skid-pad car-control exercise, plus they’ll have four 25-minute track-lapping sessions; the first two of which will be in a lead-follow format to help students acclimatize to the world-famous track. After that, it’s time to go solo, with two open-lapping sessions allowing drivers to demonstrate their capabilities. Once back in the classroom, participants will receive targeted and detailed feedback on their performances, with our expert instructors suggesting areas of improvement and next steps.

Stage 1 costs $495, and Stage 2 costs $595.

Open Practice Karts: Reverse National

Finally, on Friday between 9 am and 5 pm, Sonoma Raceway is hosting an open practice for go-karting. Bring your competitive spirit and race your friends to see whose the fastest on the track.

For more information on karting experiences and prices, please click this link.