Sebring International Raceway hosts a diverse schedule of events this month, starting with this weekend’s motorsports and music event at the Michelin SportsCar Encore (Nov. 9-11).
Gates opened today (Friday) at the renowned 3.74-mile road-racing circuit for three days of top-level sports car racing and a Saturday night concert featuring country music artists Love and Theft with special guests the Dairy Daughters. The concert is presented by Florida Hospital and Visit Sebring, Lake Placid and Avon Park.
In addition to the feature four-hour endurance race on Sunday for International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) LMP3, GT4 and TCR cars, the Global Mazda MX-5 Cup Challenge will race on both Saturday and Sunday.
Tickets to the Michelin Encore weekend are available at the gate. A three-day ticket is $30 and includes admission to the concert that begins Saturday at 6:30 p.m. A Sunday-only ticket will be available for $10. Military vets with ID will be admitted free on Sunday in honor of Veteran’s Day. The Michelin SportsCar Encore also marks the debut of the new Seal-Krete High Performance Winners Circle at the legendary facility.
On Thursday, Nov. 15, Sebring’s famous concrete front straight will host the Air and Electrical Service Drag Racing series featuring a special appearance of the Larsen Jet Dragster. Gates open at 5 p.m. and racing starts at 6 p.m., with admission only $5.
The Historic Sportscar Racing (HSR) Sebring Classic “Pistons & Props” returns to Sebring Nov. 30-Dec. 2 featuring vintage racecars and aviation. This popular event pays homage to Sebring’s unique history as both a World War II era military base and its seven decades as a motorsports facility. Ticket information is available at HSRrace.com.