Fast Facts

Continental Tire Sports Car Festival powered by MAZDA
Sports Car Racing with Star Power

The Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series returns to Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca on July 8-9, 2011 with the Continental Tire Sports Car Festival, powered by Mazda.

One of the most competitive professional road racing championships in North America, the series’ Daytona Prototype (DP) class has attracted the attention of superstar drivers and universally recognized teams, in the process revolutionizing sports car racing with close-fought battles at the front of the field and close finishes.

Star Power
The 2011 season will be the fourth in GT for team owner/driver Patrick Dempsey with his Mazda RX-8 race car and team.

Feature Race: Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series
Saturday, July 9, 2:30 – 5:15 p.m.                

Support Races        
Saturday, July 9, 9:15 – 10:10 a.m.               Mazda MX-5 Cup
Saturday, July 9, 10:45 – 1:15 p.m.               Continental Tire Challenge
Saturday, July 9, 5:30 – 5:55 p.m.                 World Superkarts

Why Go?: The race is a battleground for the world’s top automobile manufacturers where high-performance, production-based cars go wheel-to-wheel for top honors. The lightning quick Daytona Prototypes race simultaneously, making the on-track racing one of the most thrilling of the season with non-stop passes.