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 K&N Oktoberfest Races at Buttonwillow Raceway Park featuring all Vara Run Groups as well as our HIGH PERFORMANCE DRIVING EVENT
This event will include a special feature race for all GERMAN production cars and a Special BMW 2002 50th Anniversary Race
Track Configuration: We will be running counterclockwise configuration #25 Saturday and Clockwise #25 Sunday both days will be a Qualifying and Flag Race
SATURDAY Night will feature free brats & beer beginning at 5pm!
Each entrant will receive 2 tickets additional tickets are available for $15each.
RACE ENTRY INFORMATION
The entry fee 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 30th 2018will be required to pay a $35.00 late fee.
An online form can be downloaded from this webpage and mailed into VARA
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.
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
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. If there is anything we can do to enhance your race weekend, please do not hesitate to ask.