2018 Schedule – PVGP Historics

 
THE PVGP HISTORICS AT PITT RACE POWERED BY FORD IS A 3-DAY RACE EXTRAVAGANZA

PVGP Historics-Logo-texture-2   PIRC Pitt Race logo - 2016   

Updated 6/13/18 – Schedule is subject to change by PVGP or due to track and weather conditions. 

 

Wednesday, July 4, 2018

3:00 pm – 10:00 pm   Gates Open for Racers

6:00 pm – 8:00 pm    Registration for Test & Tune & Driver School Participants only

Thursday, July 5, 2018

7:00 am – noon          Registration for Test & Tune and Drivers School Participants only
8:30 am – 5:30 pm     Test & Tune Sessions and Driver’s School – all day on track
Noon                         Lunch Break
9:00 am – 5:00 pm     Tech Inspection
3:00 pm – 8:00 pm     Registration for Racers, Crew and Volunteers

Friday, July 6, 2018

7:00 am – Noon           Registration Open for Racers, Crew and Volunteers
7:15 am – 4:00 pm     Tech Inspection
7:45 am                       Mandatory Drivers Meeting for Small and Medium-Bore groups
8:45 am                        Mandatory Drivers Meeting for All Other Groups

Practice Sessions
8:30 am                      Group 1: Vintage Small-Bore & Formula Racers
9:05 am                      Group 2: Vintage Medium-Bore
9:40 am                      Group 3: Vintage Large-Bore & Group 5: Ground Pounders
10:15 am                   Group 4: BMW Club Race – A
10:50 am                   Group 6: BMW Club Race – B
11:25 am                   Group 7: Modern Historics

11:45 am- 1:00 pm    Lunch Break

Qualifying – Best lap time sets grid for Saturday morning
1:00 pm                     Group 1: Vintage Small-Bore and Formula Racers
1:40 pm                     Group 2: Vintage Medium-Bore
2:20 pm                     Group 3: Vintage Large-Bore & Group 5: Ground Pounders
3:00 pm                     Group 4: BMW Club Race – A
3:40 pm                     Group 6: BMW Club Race – B
4:20 pm                     Group 7: Modern Historics
5:00 pm                     Hofbräuhaus Bier Bar Opens
6:00 pm                     Driver’s Reception at Conference Center

Saturday, July 7, 2018

7:00 – 9:00 am            Registration Open for Racers, Crew and Volunteers

Sprint Races – Gridded by best time from Friday afternoon
8:30 am                      Group 1: Vintage Small-Bore and Formula Racers
9:00 am                      Group 2: Vintage Medium-Bore
9:30 am                      Group 3: Vintage Large-Bore & Group 5: Ground Pounders
10:00am                    Group 4: BMW Club Race – A
10:30 am                   Group 6: BMW Club Race – B
11:00 am                   Group 7: Modern Historics

12:00 am                    Lunch Break and Track Rides
Charity Rides – Racers volunteer to take spectators for a lap of the track to raise funds
MINI Track Rides are offered between each race all weekend.

Sprint Races – Gridded by finish from Saturday morning
1:00 pm                     Group 1: Vintage Small-Bore and Formula Racers
1:30 pm                     Group 2: Vintage Medium-Bore
2:00 pm                     Group 3: Vintage Large-Bore & Group 5: Ground Pounders
2:30 pm                     BMW Club Race – Non Enduro Racers
3:00 pm                     Group 7: Modern Historics
3:30 pm                     Group 8: Kastner Cup Triumph Race (40 minutes)
4:10 pm                     BMW 1 Hour Enduro

5:30 pm                     Hofbräuhaus Bier Bar Opens
6:00 pm                     Dinner at Conference Center for Drivers, Crew and PVGP Volunteers

Sunday, July 8, 2018

7:00 – 9:00 am           Registration Open for Racers, Crew and Volunteers
8:00 am                       Mandatory Drivers Meeting – If needed

Sprint Races – Gridded by finish from Saturday afternoon
8:30 am                      Group 1: Vintage Small-Bore and Formula Racers
9:00 am                      Group 2: Vintage Medium-Bore
9:30 am                      Group 3: Vintage Large-Bore & Group 5: Ground Pounders
10:00 am                    Group 4: BMW Club Race – A
10:30 am                   Group 6: BMW Club Race – B
11:00 am                   Group 7: Modern Historics

11:45 am                    Lunch Break, Track Rides
Charity Rides – Racers volunteer to take spectators for a lap of the track to raise funds
MINI Track Rides are offered between each race all weekend.
12:55 pm                   National Anthem by AVS Choir


Hofbräuhaus Featured Races – Gridded by finish on Sunday morning
1:15 pm            Group 1: Vintage Small-Bore and Formula Racers
1:45 pm            Group 2: Vintage Medium-Bore
2:15 pm            Group 3: Vintage Large-Bore & Group 5: Ground Pounders
2:45 pm            Group 4: BMW Club Race – A
3:15 pm            Group 6: BMW Club Race – B
3:45 pm            Group 7: Modern Historics