2014 VARA Events
Here's our schedule of vintage racing events, updated as information is confirmed.
Download and print the 2014 schedule - click here. (PDF version, 450kb)
For a summary of VARA's 2013 racing schedule, including results, click here.
February 21-23 at Spring Mountain Motorsports Ranch in Pahrump, Nevada
The VARA 2014 racing season kicks off with a return to Pahrump, Nevada - a joint event with SVRA West.
A favorite of many racers from back in the day (we've heard, "Yeah - I'm going!"), the facility includes several track configurations, great amenities and plenty of nearby hotels. More info coming soon.
This will also be the first race of the T.A.B.S. 2.5 West Challenge Series.
» Register Online for the event (coming soon).
» Complete info - click here.
April 5-6 at Willow Springs International Raceway | High Desert Challenge
Get ready for another weekend of great racing, good friends and fast cars at Willow Springs (those of you who attended the 2013 BBB know how spectacular a good weekend in Rosamond can be). The 2014 High Desert Challenge will include feature races in addition to our usual car classes and run groups.
Check back soon for information on:
Saturday 2 Hour Twilight Enduro
We're looking at options / additions to our annual 2 hour Enduro. Stay tuned.
T.A.B.S. 2.5 Challenge West Series for Sedans
T.A.B.S. 2.5 West has put this on their schedule; if you drive a vintage sedan, this is the Willow Springs event to attend in the Spring of 2014. More info coming soon.
May 3-4 at Buttonwillow Raceway Park | British Extravaganza
Spring in California's Central Valley is a great time for racing. This is VARA's 19th Annual British Extravaganza at Buttonwillow Raceway. In addition to VARA's usual run groups, we're scheduled to have feature races including the MG, Mini, Sprite, and Triumph Challenge Race* and the Pre-War/Historic Run Group (*other small bore British Cars will be invited in the specialty race). And, keep an eye out for the British Concours of cars.
On Saturday night, there's the BBQ with music, dancing, Karaoke, etc. Also, we'll be looking at having another fundraising auction where members can bid on an assortment of items, with all proceeds going to help the club.
Invited Guests: June 20-22 | SVRA West Historic Sports Car Festival at Auto Club Speedway
September 6-7 at Buttonwillow Raceway Park | Oktoberfest
Come join the Porsche, BMW and other race cars of the German marque for the featured 'All German' race at VARA's annual Oktoberfest event. Of course, there's plenty of racing for everyone.
The festive Saturday night dinner features brats and beers (in 2013 we had a Bavarian Beer Maid show up ... perhaps again?)
Also featured: The Victory Lane Formula Vee Series Race
November 1-2 at Willow Springs International Raceway | Big Bore Bash
It's the 2014 edition of VARA's Big Bore Bash, featuring the Ford vs Chevy race and a full schedule of vintage racing.