Lamborghini Super Trofeo Series Season Finale at Auto Club Speedway During INDYCAR Weekend
SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY, Calif. (Oct. 1, 2013) – Automobili Lamborghini and Auto Club Speedway officials announced that the single marque racing series, the North American Lamborghini Super Trofeo, will be part of the MAVTV 500 INDYCAR World Championships Weekend at Auto Club Speedway in October.
The North American series, sanctioned by the International Motor Sports Association [IMSA] will take to the pavement on Oct. 20-21. It will be the season finale for the 'the ultimate single-make series,' featuring the 570 hp, V10, permanent four-wheel drive Lamborghini Gallardo Super Trofeo. The Lamborghini Super Trofeo features Lamborghini's permanent four-wheel drive, making the Super Trofeo the only one-make, all-wheel drive race series, as well as the fastest one-make series in the world.
The Lamborghini Super Trofeo Series made its North American debut at Lime Rock (July 5-6), followed by events in Kansas City (Aug. 17-18), Calabogie (Canada, Sept.7-8), Virginia International Raceway (Oct. 4-5) and the season finale at Auto Club Speedway (Oct. 20-21). Winners of each event take part in a world 'final' in Italy, alongside Super Trofeo winners from the European and Asian series.
The Lamborghini Super Trofeo Series event at Auto Club Speedway will include practice, qualifying and two 50-minute races on Oct. 20-21. Tickets to the Lamborghini Super Trofeo Series at Auto Club Speedway are just $10. For more information on the Lamborghini Super Trofeo Series visit www.supertrofeo.com.
Race fans that attend the MAVTV 500 INDYCAR World Championships Weekend on Oct. 18 or 19, can attend the Lamborghini Super Trofeo event free of charge by bringing their MAVTV 500 ticket or wristband to the Lamborghini Super Trofeo event on either Sunday, Oct. 20 or Monday, Oct. 21.
To purchase tickets or for more information on the MAVTV 500 INDYCAR World Championships Weekend at Auto Club Speedway, featuring the North American Lamborghini Super Trofeo Series visit www.autoclubspeedway.com or call 800-944-RACE (7223).
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About Auto Club Speedway: Located 50 miles east of Los Angeles in Fontana, California, Auto Club Speedway is California’s premier motorsports facility, hosting over 320 days of track activity each year including the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Auto Club 400 weekend in March and the MAVTV 500 INDYCAR World Championships Finale weekend in October. The two-mile D-shaped oval is one of the fastest tracks on the INDYCAR and NASCAR circuits. The Speedway is also home to numerous movies, television and commercial productions, photo shoots, new car testing, club racing and a variety of racing schools. For more information on events at Auto Club Speedway call 1-800-944-RACE (7223) or visit www.autoclubspeedway.com . For more information on event lodging, visit the Hilton Garden Inn, Fontana, the official hotel partner of Auto Club Speedway and Auto Club Dragway.