Hsr/v8 savannah historic races

06-05-2010, 08:29 AM
June 10 - 13, 2010

The V8 StockCar Road Racing Series and its' competitors are thrilled to be a part of the
exciting return of Historic Sportscar Racing to Savannah Harbor Racecourse on Hutchinson Island.

The V8 Series is a points championship road racing series for super fast, ground pounding GT and
stock cars competing on the south and east's most challenging and historic courses. The cars
are well prepared and piloted by some current and ex professional racers as well as talented
sportsmen drivers. Some of the top running GT and stock cars in the series are capable of speeds over
190 mph at Daytona International Speedway.

V8 Series racers' like former Grand Am Champ Dave Machavern, American road racing icon
Gene Felton, and former SCCA World Challenge GT racer Charles Wicht will excite the fans
as they hang it out on the challenging circuit on the river.

While you're there, make time for all the historic venues Savannah has to offer:
Trolley Tours, River Tours, Ghost Tours and Cultural Tours. Savannah is a hot-bed of historic sights includng the Cathedral of St. John the Baptist - "truly breathtaking, a masterpiece". Don't forget to make time for Paula Deen's restaurant too.

The HSR race events will feature the IMSA Classic Series highlighting the early years of IMSA before the GTP era including Porsches, Dekon Monzas, Corvettes and other production based cars.
Also featured at the Savannah Historic Races will be the B.O.S.S. series including Fm. Atlantic and Fm. 2, Historic Stock Cars and all HSR classes in qualifying and feature races. This is a points race for HSR.

The Host Hotel for the Savannah Historic Races is theWestin Savannah Harbor Golf Resort & Spa. A group rate of $199 is available to all HSR participants. The following link will direct you to an online reservation site:
http://www.starwoodmeeting.com/StarGrou ... &key=F2D5D (http://www.starwoodmeeting.com/StarGroupsWeb/res?id=1002264167&key=F2D5D)
The Westin is located on the Savannah River directly across from the Savannah Waterfront district. It is the most convenient accomodations to the track.
The Westin offers a heavenly Spa experience including facials, massages and personal training. The hotel offers Tennis facilities and an 18 hole golf course, designed by Robert Cupp and Sam Snead offering excitement for both novice and experienced players - even golf champions.

A free water ferry service from Hutchinson Island across the river to Savannah's downtown shopping and restaurants is also part of your hotel stay package.

We hope to see you all on the river in Savannah!

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