At the end of the long straight drivers made another right hand turn on to County X is where the third historical marker “Teds Turn” is found on the original 3.35 mile 1950 race circuit.
Category: Road Racing
As organized road racing began with the 1950 Elkhart Lake Road Races, the drivers of that year were the first and only ones to have the opportunity to charge this first turn.
We’ve all heard or know of the story of how it all began. How Chicago Region member and Wisconsin native Jim Kimberly brought a group up to the Elkhart Lake area searching for a suitable site for a race circuit.
At this years Checkered Flag Party, February 16th the Region is offering a one of a kind, pencil sketch drawn and signed by automotive / racing artist Jim Swintel.
In the coming months, as part of our celebration of “Seven Decades of Motorsports” we will be showcasing the Historic Markers placed around the original race circuit on the public roads in Elkhart Lake.
Mark your calendars, the dates have been set: Apr 12-14 @ BHF; Jun 15-16 @ RA; Aug 17-18 @ RA; Sep 7-8 @ BHF
The Fall Sprints at Blackhawk Farms on September 8 and 9 was a great success.
Registration is now open for the 2018 Kettle Moraine Double Divisional at iconic Road America!
Another great June Sprints® race weekend at Road America. Special thanks to all our SCCA members who came out to help put on the race weekend. Also, a thank you to the drivers who came out to make the racing possible.
The 57th SCCA National Championship Runoffs is scheduled to take place Oct. 5-11, 2020, at the storied track located midway between Milwaukee and Green Bay, Wisconsin.