When did Sears Point Raceway open?


When did Sears Point Raceway open?

Dec. 1, 1968
The first official event at then-Sears Point Raceway was an SCCA Enduro, held on Dec. 1, 1968.

How long is the track at Sonoma?

To get ready, read on for a full track printout and five interesting facts about Sonoma. The track length is 1.99 miles, and the road course itself features more than 160 feet of elevation change from the highest point (Turn 3a, 174 feet) to the lowest.

Is Sonoma Raceway open?

In light of California’s policy to slow the rate of COVID-19 transmission, Sonoma Raceway is currently closed to the public and all on-track events are cancelled.

How long is a lap at Sonoma Raceway?

The full length road course at Sonoma Raceway measures 2.52 miles and includes 12 total turns.

What is a good lap time at Sonoma?

Sonoma Raceway (Full) lap times

Rank Vehicle Time
1. Dodge Viper ACR (Mk V) 1:38.30
2. Porsche 718 GT4 Clubsport 1:38.99
3. Modified Porsche 911 GT3 (991) 1:44.63
4. McLaren 620R 1:45.02

Are spectators allowed at Sonoma Raceway?

Fans are permitted to bring items in non-clear bags such as backpacks and tote bags as long as those bags are no larger than 18x18x14 inches. Soft-sided coolers that do not exceed 14x14x14 are permitted. A ‘clear-bag express line’ will be available at the ticket gates for quicker screening of people who use clear bags.

How much is a track day at Sonoma Raceway?

For just $150, this experience includes a pre-lap classroom safety briefing with professional drivers, three lead-follow laps around the 2.52-mile circuit, a picture of your car on track, plus a “hot lap” in the instructor’s car.

Who is good at Sonoma Raceway?

NASCAR Hall of Famer Jeff Gordon leads the series in wins at Sonoma Raceway with five victories (1998, 1999, 2000, 2004, 2006). Joe Gibbs Racing’s Martin Truex Jr. (2013, 2018, 2019) leads all active drivers in wins at Sonoma Raceway in the NASCAR Cup Series with three victories.

What is a good lap time at Sonoma Raceway?

Is Sonoma Raceway hard?

On top of that, the design of the circuit makes it one of the most challenging courses to learn the fastest way around. Hopefully, when you finish reading this story, you will have a better understanding of what it takes to get around Sonoma Raceway quickly.

Does Sonoma Raceway have track days?

If you have a need for speed, but aren’t looking for a career in racing, we also offer shorter racing experiences in our F3 race cars, top end McLaren Driving Experience programs, and track days in your own car.

Who has the most wins at Sonoma?

Toyota/Save Mart 350

NASCAR Cup Series
Most wins (driver) Jeff Gordon (5)
Most wins (team) Hendrick Motorsports (7)
Most wins (manufacturer) Chevrolet (13)
Circuit information