Waterford Hills Road Racing Track

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Waterford Hills Road Racing Track
Waterford Hills Road Racing Track.svg
Location Independence Township, Oakland County, near Clarkston, Michigan, USA
Coordinates 42°42′33.3″N 83°23′27″W / 42.709250°N 83.39083°W / 42.709250; -83.39083Coordinates: 42°42′33.3″N 83°23′27″W / 42.709250°N 83.39083°W / 42.709250; -83.39083
Major events SCCA
road course
Surface asphalt/concrete apexes
Length 1.42 mi (2.29 km)
Turns 8

Waterford Hills Road Racing Track is a road course automobile racing facility located near Clarkston and Waterford, Michigan, USA. Waterford Hills is a 1.4212 mile[1] road race course with 12 turns and numerous elevation changes located on the grounds of the Oakland County Sportsmen's Club. A challenge for drivers, it is also a spectator's delight with near full course viewing. It has a weekend-long club racing program with 6 weekends during the late spring and summer.

2014 Schedule[edit]

School
Driver School (Classroom): April 12
Driver School (On Track): April 26-27

Races
Race #1: May 3–4
Race #2: June 7–8
Race #3: July 12–13
Vintage Race: July 25-27
Race #4: August 9-10
Race #5: September 6-7
Race #6: September 27-28

Open Track Days
Open Track Day: April 13
Open Track Day: May 25
Open Track Day: June 22
Open Track Day: August 3
Open Track Day: August 31
Open Track Day: October 12

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History[edit]

The course hosted the 2006 and 2007, Detroit Supermoto, AMA Supermoto Championship.

On October 4th, 2009. Jon Staudacher ran the first ever sub 1 minute lap during the Group 4 Feature race Driving his home built D Sports Racer to a new overall track record of 59.701[3] seconds.

September 8th, 2013. Overall track record fell to 59.686 seconds. Set by Ralph Provitz in a Jon Staudacher built D Sports Racer chassis.

Waterford Hills Spec Miata (SM) Class Champions[edit]

2007 - Alan Faitel
2008 - Ralph Provitz
2009 - Don Walsh Jr.
2010 - Randy Shaw
2011 - Seth Rowley
2012 - Doug Spencer
2013 - Robert Spencer

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.mylaps.com/en/events/651799
  2. ^ http://www.waterfordhills.com/events-calendar.shtml
  3. ^ http://waterfordhills.com/track-records.shtml


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