News 13.09.2013

Pirelli World Challenge 2014 GT/GTS Schedule Announced. Series Celebrates its 25th Anniversary Season Next Year

Pirelli World Challenge 2014 GT/GTS Schedule Announced. Series Celebrates its 25th Anniversary Season Next Year

The Pirelli World Challenge will return to race at Long Beach in 2014.Denver, CO -  As the Pirelli World Challenge Series prepares for its championship deciding finale weekend in Houston October 4th-6th, the series released a preliminary 2014 GT/GTS schedule today.

"We are proud to announce an expanded GT/GTS event schedule for 2014. As the PWC Championships enter our 25th season we will continue to build on the tremendous success of the past few years," said Scott Bove, President and CEO, WC Vision. "With the series' decision to adopt the FIA GT3 homologation standards for our GT Championships, the successful implementation of our Balance of Performance program, continued growth in event entries and marketing partnership growth we look forward to another record-setting year in 2014."

An announcement from WC Vision that will outline the full 2014 Pirelli World Challenge racing schedule including the Touring Car and Touring Car B-Spec race schedules will be made before the SEMA Show November 5-8.

The 2014 season will mark the 25th consecutive season for the Pirelli World Challenge. Series races feature thrilling standing starts, adrenaline filled door-to-door action and world-class drivers. Pirelli World Challenge features cars from the world's most popular manufacturers – race-prepped versions of the cars driven on the streets. Sanctioned by SCCA Pro Racing, Pirelli World Challenge races at North America's premier road and temporary street courses. For more information about the series, visit www.world-challenge.com.


Pirelli World Challenge Championships / 2014 GT/GTS Schedule

March 28–30, 2014    
Honda Grand Prix of St. Petersburg, St. Petersburg, FL
Double race event with IndyCar – street/airport circuit **

April 11–13, 2014
Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach, Long Beach, CA
Single race event with IndyCar – street circuit  *
 
April/May 2014 – TBA

May, (date TBA), 2014
Circuit of the Americas, Austin, TX
Double race event with Australian V8 Supercars – permanent road course **

May 30–June 1, 2014
Chevrolet/Cadillac Grand Prix of Detroit, Detroit, MI
Double race event with IndyCar – street circuit  **

June 19–21, 2014
Road America, Elkhart Lake, WI
Double race event with NASCAR Nationwide Series – permanent road course  **

July 18–20, 2014 
Honda Indy Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Double race event with IndyCar – street circuit  **

August 1–3, 2014
Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course
Double race event with IndyCar – permanent road course **

August 2014 TBA **

September/October 2014 TBA

** denotes double race weekend   * denotes single race weekend