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California 8 Hours presented by Pirelli World Challenge

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California 8 Hours presented by Pirelli World Challenge
October 26-28, 2018

What: The final event of the 2018 major event season at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca will be the California 8 Hours presented by Pirelli World Challenge. The SRO Intercontinental GT Challenge represents the highest achievement in long distance GT racing. The first California 8 Hours took place last season in what was the longest endurance event ever held at the road course since it was built in 1957. 

Strong GT4 machinery represented will include Aston Martin, Audi, BMW, Ford, Ginetta, Mercedes-AMG, Panoz and Porsche. GT3 and TCR classes will also be included in the 30-plus-car grid. Support series include the single-marque Blue Marble Cocktails Radical Cup North America.

When: October 26-28, 2018

Tickets: For ticket packages, please click HERE or call 831-242-8200.

Race Schedule: Keep up-to-date with the latest race schedule by visiting HERE

Intercontinental GT Challenge: Keep up current on the latest series news at intercontinentalgtchallenge.com.

For More Information: 831-242-8200

Hashtags: #Cal8H, #IntGTC, #WeatherTechRaceway, #LagunaSeca

Race Schedule

Provisional Race Schedule

The track is going to heat up for the non-stop racing action of the California 8 Hours presented by Pirelli World Challenge. 

Event news

Expanded Grid Creates Excitement for Intercontinental GT Challenge California 8 Hours on October 26-28

The longest race in WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca’s 61-year history is expanding with a larger grid full of more of the world’s top GT endurance racers and additional manufacturers at the second annual Intercontinental GT Challenge California 8 Hours on October 26-28. Participation has grown significantly from the 19 participants in the inaugural race with entries nearing 35 teams fielding GT3, GT4, GT Cup and TCR machines from manufacturers that include Aston Martin, Audi, Bentley, BMW, Ferrari, Ford, Ginetta, Hyundai, Lamborghini, Mercedes-AMG, Panoz and Porsche.

Race Entries

Pirelli World Challenge Race Entries

An impressive field of international competitors will line up for the second annual California 8 Hours. 

Event news

California 8 Hours Presented By Pirelli World Challenge Features Top GT4 Competitors

● 2018 GTS Title-winning organizations bring solid driving lineups for Intercontinental GT Challenge season finale

● Cars from Aston Martin, Audi, BMW, Ford, Ginetta, Mercedes-AMG, Panoz set to battle

● GT4 driving stars Sofronas, James, Buford, Maxwell, Staveley, Liefooghe entered

This year’s championship-winning Pirelli World Challenge GTS drivers and teams are among the GT4 class entries set for the California 8 Hours sports car spectacular, the final event on the Intercontinental GT Challenge, at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca on October 26-28.

Exhibitor Information

Become an Exhibitor

Take advantage of our dedicated racing and automotive consumer base by activating your partnership in our Marketplace. The Pirelli World Challenge presents a terrific opportunity to engage your products or services with loyal buyers.

For more information, please contact Aaron Tharpe at Aaron@Laguna-Seca.com or call 831-242-8227

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