Just a reminder of the 2009 schedule, and a note to let you know REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN for all events! Also - some great TRACK VIDEO's to warm your winter day!



THE SCHEDULE:

MAY 8 – POCONO NORTH COURSE - Plenty of track time in the morning / early afternoon, a time trial AND the first CART TEAM CHALLENGE of 2009! Cost is $215.

MAY 29 – NEW JERSEY MOTORSPORTS PARK – LIGHTNING COURSE! Four one-hour practice sessions followed by a time trial. I ran at the opening day event at this track & it is both a challenge and a BLAST! Cost is $270.

JUNE 18 – LIME ROCK PARK – A half-day HPDE, 1pm – 5pm. All reg & tech will be completed by noon, on-track at 1 PM sharp, 4 hours of track time (no trial). Cost is $230.

JULY 20 – POCONO SOUTH COURSE – Lots of high bank time until about 2 PM, when the Time Trial and the 2nd CART TEAM CHALLENGE of 2009 will occur! Cost is $215.

AUGUST 28 – POCONO NORTH COURSE – Back to “north” for a GTREAT day of racing, TT and the 3rd CART TEAM CHALLENGE of the season. Much fun! Cost is $215.

SEPTEMBER 28 - THE SECOND ANNUAL CIRCUITS MAXIMUS at POCONO RACEWAY! Our PREMIER event! Only 25 cars per “group” – 3 groups, 3 different tracks – basically open track ALL DAY, as many track miles as you can turn! At least TWO time trials promised, along with the 4th & final CART TEAM CHALLENGE of the season! Cost is $295.

Any questions or suggestions – dana.robbins@comcast.net or (860) 673-0823.

TO REGISTER – use this link: www.cartct.com/trial_reg.sjtml or just go to cartct.com and click on the “Registration Forms” tab in the column on the left (under the “Track Day Forms” heading)!



EVENT LODGING – we are researching hotels for the Pocono & New Jersey events. We will send you another email once we have arranged some room discounts!



Thanks, all! Looking forward to seeing you “on track” in 2009! If you can pass this email along to anyone, or suggest any Bulletin Boards where I might join & post this info please let me know! If we can have a successful 2009 season then we hope to expand in 2010 to include a wider selection of tracks / events! Please help us get the word out!



And now for some fun – some videos of some of the above tracks / CART events:



Pocono South (Frank Vilece)



Pocono South - CART Time Trial on Yahoo! Video



LRP (Frank Vilece)



Lime Rock Park - CART Time Trial on Yahoo! Video



Lightning – NJMP:



NJMP - Lightning with Schattenbaum 9.13.08 two laps on Vimeo