OKTOBERFEST SPorts Car Races
OCTOBER 3-4, 2020
K&N Filters Oktoberfest Sports Car Races
Buttonwillow Raceway Park
The Vintage Auto Racing Association invites you to Vara’s Oktoberfest Races at Buttonwillow Raceway Park featuring all Vara Run Groups
This event will include a special feature race for
all GERMAN production cars
Track Configuration:We will be running counterclockwise configuration #25 Saturday and Clockwise #25 Sunday ,both days will be a Qualifying and Flag Race You can obtain a track map at www.buttonwillowraceway.com
RACE ENTRY INFORMATION
The entry fee(Early Bird) for the two days of racing is $425.00 for current VARA members. The fee for non- members is $495.00. e. Entries received after Sept 20th 2020 will be $470 if VARA member . An online form can be submitted at No gate passes will be mailed with your acceptance package. Buttonwillow requires each person entering the gate to pay $10.00 admission, which is good for the weekend.
OPEN TEST DAY
Friday is an open test day at Buttonwillow. If you’re interested in testing your car, please contact the track for additional information at (661) 764-5333.
RACE HEADQUARTERS AND LODGING
Please be sure and mention VARA when you make your reservations. Motel 6 (661) 764-5153. RV spots available at the track (661) 764-5333 for reservations
QUESTIONS AND ASSISTANCE
Any questions may be directed to the VARA office at 800 280-8272 for this weekend. Updates will be posted right here on the VARA web site. If there is anything we can do to enhance your race weekend, please do not hesitate to ask.
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 at 5PM , September 5th at the track. Complete details of the school will be included with your acceptance letter. For Ground School or licensing questions please contact our Driving Instructor .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.
FUEL AND TIRE SERVICE
Fuel and Tire service will be available to all entrants during our race weekend. For further details please contact the track at (661) 764-5333.
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.