NASA is pleased to announce that Melanie Miller, Mrs. Ohio 2011, will be performing the National Anthem on Sunday September 11, 2011 for the NASA Championships Opening Ceremonies.
In an effort to give back to the area surrounding Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course for the last five decades, the track announced it will provide a ‘carload’ discount for the NASA Championships presented by Toyo Tires September 9-11.
The National Auto Sport Association (NASA) is heading full steam toward the sixth annual NASA National Championships presented by Toyo Tires at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course to be held September 6-11, 2011.
The September edition of FinishLines is now available online.
There weren’t any speeches or pyrotechnics. No fanfare whatsoever, save for a few seconds of self-conscious applause. But the broad smiles of individuals involved in getting the 2012 IZOD IndyCar Series car on the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course for its initial test session neatly summed up the day.
Scott Dixon overtook Dario Franchitti on a Lap 61 restart and went on to win the Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio.
Round Five of the American Le Mans Series presented by Tequila Patrón started with a bang and ended with a splash at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course. Classic battles for the lead across all four classes turned into a game of strategy and bravery when the skies opened up on the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Challenge. When the red flag turned into a checkered, Muscle Milk Aston Martin Racing collected its third win of the season, while Team Falken Tire recorded its very first Series GT victory.
There was no touching Cooper Tires Presents the USF2000 National Championship Powered by Mazda points leader Petri Suvanto at the challenging Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course. Suvanto, 18, from Nurmo, Finland, won today’s Race 2 of the Allied Building Products USF2000 National Championship Races at Mid-Ohio, ensuring a clean sweep of the weekend by leading throughout the 20-lap event after starting from the pole aboard Cape Motorsports with Wayne Taylor Racing’s #3 Viseko Van Diemen-Mazda.
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The Trueman family, owners of Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course for the last three decades, have been named Grand Marshals of The Honda Indy® 200 at Mid-Ohio this Sunday, August 7.