For the 1st time at COTA, there will be a 24h race! Well, technically there is an intermission Saturday night with a restart Sunday morning, but still...1st of it's kind!
The Creventic 24H Series powered by Hankook brings multi-class racing to Circuit of the Americas November 10-12, 2017. Free to the public, both parking & entry along with open paddocks & open seating. Bring the family & check out an entire weekend of track action.
24H Series Free Practice starts Friday at 2pm & runs til 3:30pm with the Qualifying session running from 5pm to 6pm. An additional Night Practice starts at 7pm ending at 8:30pm.
Saturday starts early with the starting grid being assembled at 8am. At 9am, the racing starts! The Hankook 24H COTA USA! Drivers will push their cars for pole position all day long. Stopping for tires, gas, driver changes and repairs if needed. In a 24h race, it's not uncommon to see complete brake jobs being performed or even fixes like failed clutch components or entire engines.
Due to COTA proximity to residential homes, an intermission starts at 11pm Saturday night & all cars return to Parc Ferme until Sunday, 7am for the Re-Start Grid & then Race Re-Start at 8am. The Hankook 24H COTA USA concludes at 6pm Sunday evening. Results & Podium Ceremony begin at 8:15pm.
This is an opportunity to see cars from all over compete in a true endurance race spanning a 24h period. Entries from manufactures such as Mercedes, Porsche, Chevrolet, Lamborghini, Audi, Aston Martin & more will be fighting for their spot on the podium. Don't miss it!