|Continental Tire and Tudor Sportscars
Thursday, July 24, 2014
I didn't wake up until 11 am. ET was already up and ready
to go, so I got ready as fast as I could..
It was a beautiful day and we headed to the track in the
Vette with the top down.
We drove through town and were not allowed to pull in off
of 16th Street, so we drove around to the north side of the
track and entered off of 30th. We were able to park in the
We brought beer and sandwiches with us.
We watched some lower classes practice from the hill
near turn 5.
We walked to the bridge, then over to the other side where
lots of trucks were being setup to sell stuff and display cars.
We got booted out of the Corvette area.
Here's a sneak peak at the 2015 Z06 Convertible!
We went into the Tower Terrace and watched the pro cars qualify.
Moving to the top row got us out of the sun.
Note: I only took my camcorder to the
track today. All of these photos came
off the video so they're not as clear as
Afterward we walked through the IMSA pits and saw the cars up close.
A big pile of wheels and tires:
Nationwise cars getting checked out:
We watched a little more racing in the Turn 1 infield before we grabbed a pedicab back to our car.
Those guys work on tips and we gave him $25.