VARA BIG BORE BASH
VARA Big Bore Bash
Willow Springs International Raceway
Dear Vintage Racer,
It is with great pleasure that the Vintage Auto Racing Association invites you to the “Big Bore Bash”.
The main feature will be VARA’s Big Bore Pursuit Challenge.
TRIPLE ANNIVERSARY EVENT!
VARA celebrates 50 years of vintage racing!
Willow Springs Raceway Celebrates 70 years!
and the Incredible Chevrolet Corvette Celebrates 70 Years!
We will have the GASS Racing Series along with all Vara Run Groups . This will be the ultimate Big Bore Weekend!
This is the last event of our 2023 Racing Year, and not to be missed as the season comes to an end.
All American Iron Car Clubs are invited to join us for this special event. The Car Club participants can enjoy track drives on Saturday and Sunday, plus two days of Vintage racing at its best.
RACE ENTRY INFORMATION
The entry fee for the two days of racing is $525.00 (Early Bird Signup)for current VARA members. The fee for non- members is $595.00. Entries received after Oct 24 will be $595. Willow Springs requires each person entering the gate to pay $15.00 admission which is good for the weekend.
FRIDAY TEST DAY
Friday is an open test day. Call the track for further information if you are interested in testing you car. (661) 256-2471
NEW AND UNLICENSED DRIVERS
Unlicensed drivers and drivers running for the first time with VARA must include an additional $50.00 fee for Ground School, The mandatory ground school will be held on Friday night, November 1stth at the track. Complete details of the school will be included with your acceptance letter. For Ground School or licensing questions please contact our Chief Driving Instructor Rod Susman at VARA requires each participant to have a physical exam every two years. If you do not have a current medical please contact the VARA office and a form will be sent to you. Medical cards from other approved racing organizations are acceptable. All racecars must have a logbook and meet VARA eligibility requirements.
TIMING AND SCORING
If you would like to be included in the timing & scoring during the race weekend, you must use a transponder. If you do not own one, you may rent one, please indicate on the entry form. The fee to rent a transponder is $40.00 with a $300 security deposit required at registration. If you would like to purchase one, please call AMB direct at (678) 816-4000.
RACE HEADQUARTERS AND LODGING
Race headquarters is Oxford Inn and Suites
Please make your reservations early and be sure to mention VARA/ WSIR for a special rate. (661) 949-3423
QUESTIONS AND ASSISTANCE
Any questions you have regarding this event may be directed to Jeanette Bourke at the VARA office (800) 280-8272
SEE YOU FOR THE THUNDER
OF THE BIG BORE BASH!
VARA’S 2023 SEASON FINALE