Right on the heels of a memorable Watkins Glen Indy Grand Prix presented by Tissot, almost 300 Porsche machines take on the twists and turns of this storied road course this weekend.
For only $20.00 fans can get a general admission weekend ticket to see these high performance cars compete from Friday - Sunday. The racing action begins on Saturday with a series of warm up sessions for each group followed by qualifying and the F-2000 Championship Series races at 11:30 pm and 4:30 pm. For the second year beginning at 6:30 pm the F1 Duathalon will be held both on and off the track including a running and biking challenge for athletes in the Southern Tier.
Sunday's Porsche action begins with Enduro warm-ups at 8:30 am followed by three Enduro races and the final F-2000 Championship Series race at 4:30 pm. A Sunday ticket is only $15.00 and children between the ages of 6-12 can attend for only $5.00. Tickets can be purchased at the gate and children under the age of 6 are free.
Next weekend, Watkins Glen International will welcome back the Historic Sports Car Racing Association on Saturday and Sunday. Tickets are the same price can be obtained by calling 866-461-RACE, by stopping by The Shop, located at 2 North Franklin Street in downtown Watkins Glen, NY or at the WGI ticket office located on the old Bronson Hill Road off of County Rte. 16.