In celebration of Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course’s 50th Season, the Ohio Senate honored the Lexington, Ohio racetrack with a congratulatory letter this month.
The letter reads, “For the past fifty years, the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course has made a positive impact on the Lexington area...this venue has become one of the leading attractions for racers in the State of Ohio,” It goes on to say, “This milestone provides a fitting time to pay tribute to all those involved with the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course...We applaud the many outstanding contributions these dedicated individuals have made to the Village of Lexington.”
View the letter in its entirety here
Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course was similarly honored during its 25th Season in 1986. Fans can join in the celebration of this historic year by purchasing tickets online
or by phone at 800-MID-OHIO (643-6446).
A comprehensive motorsports facility, Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course features a permanent road-racing circuit with two primary configurations: a 2.4-mile, 15 turn, and a 2.25- mile, 13-turn circuit. The park-like, 330-acre complex is located in Lexington, Ohio, near Mansfield, 60 miles north of Columbus and 75 miles south of Cleveland. The track has been called the most competitive course in the U.S. and annually hosts a diverse lineup of locally, regionally and nationally sanctioned racing events for amateur, club and professional drivers and riders. Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course is celebrating its 50th Season in 2011 and is owned and operated by Green Savoree Mid-Ohio, LLC.