Race Car Tech Discuss anything related to road racing and auto X.

2003 OTC Schedule

Old 10-04-02, 08:30 PM
  #1  
Junior Member
10 Year Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Sep 2001
Location: SoCal
Posts: 11
Likes: 0
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
2003 OTC Schedule

For more info, visit www.opentrackchallenge.com

1. Sunday, April 6, Spring Mountain Motorsports Park
2. Monday, April 7,Las Vegas Motor Speedway (America Le Mans Track, 2.5m).
3. Tuesday, April 8, Buttonwillow
4. Wednesday, April 9, Thunderhill
5. Thursday, April 10, Sears Point (pending)
6. Friday, April 11, Willow Springs Int'l Raceway
7. Saturday, April 12, LVMS (1.8 mile "Club Course" aka Derek Daly Academy track)

Also, courtesy of Rupert Bragg-Smith, April 5th will be an open practice day at Spring Mountain.

As mentioned earlier, registration will open next Wednesday, October 9th. It will stay open until we reach capacity of 100 teams or March 31st, whichever comes first.

Looks like a lot of fun to me and I look forward to seeing everyone get after it in just six short months from now.
OT Challenge is offline  
Old 10-06-02, 10:34 AM
  #2  
Full Member
10 Year Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2001
Location: Santa Barbara, CA
Posts: 109
Likes: 0
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
So, anybody going to join us for our team's championship defense this year or even try to challenge us? :-)
-Matt
'87 Turbo II
'88 GTU
88GTU is offline  
Old 10-09-02, 07:32 PM
  #3  
Do it right, do it once

iTrader: (29)
 
turbojeff's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2001
Location: Eugene, OR, usa
Posts: 4,801
Likes: 0
Received 6 Likes on 4 Posts
Matt,

We wanted to bring our $2002 Challenge TII to the OTC but the wife didn't think that was a good idea after being gone for 10 days in Feb.

http://community.webshots.com/album/29829335dZcQQoISEZ

Anyway that car is gone now, I have to think of something else to bring.

How much track experience did you have before the event? I actually don't have any track experience, I do have a lot of auto-x, but that is all relatively low speed.

Jeff
turbojeff is offline  
Old 10-09-02, 10:19 PM
  #4  
Full Member
10 Year Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2001
Location: Santa Barbara, CA
Posts: 109
Likes: 0
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
Track experience... Aside from OTC days, I've done probably 15-20 track days + numerous autocrosses. My co-driver has way more track time than me having graduated from multiple race schools, goes to the track once or twice a month, and instructs with several groups. :-)
I would recommend at least attending a few high performance driving events before taking on something like OTC, besides, proof of experience is mandatory. All of the drivers were experianced and most were instructors or veteran racers with the groups they usually run with. An amazing group of people to run with, for sure.
-Matt
88GTU is offline  
Related Topics
Thread
Thread Starter
Forum
Replies
Last Post
djSL
The Bad & Fugly Businesses
24
09-21-17 03:09 AM
lt1_rx7
Blue Ridge Rotary Run
46
10-09-15 03:11 PM
Nuvolari
NE RX-7 Forum
1
08-24-15 09:44 AM
sYnth.
Build Threads
0
08-19-15 06:27 PM


Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Quick Reply: 2003 OTC Schedule


Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service

© 2019 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.
 
  • Ask a Question
    Get answers from community experts
Question Title:
Description:
Your question will be posted in: