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Watkins Glen International, nicknamed "The Glen", is an automobile race track located in Watkins Glen, New York, at the southern tip of Seneca Lake.It was long known around the world as the home of the Formula One United States Grand Prix, which it hosted for twenty consecutive years (1961–1980), but the site has been home to road racing of nearly every class, including the World Sportscar ...
WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (May 23, 2017) – NASCAR today announced the 2018 schedules for its three national series, giving fans a significant head start in planning for next season’s thrilling slate. As part of the announcement, the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series and NASCAR XFINITY Series will return to Watkins Glen International for the August 3-5, 2018 race weekend.
The finger lakes. Watkins Glen and Schuyler County are located on the southern shore of beautiful Seneca Lake in the heart of New York's incredible Finger Lakes Region.
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The Summer Jam at Watkins Glen was a 1973 rock festival which once received the Guinness Book of World Records entry for "Largest audience at a pop festival." An estimated 600,000 rock fans came to the Watkins Glen Grand Prix Raceway outside Watkins Glen, New York on July 28, 1973, to see the Allman Brothers Band, Grateful Dead and The Band perform.
The Watkins Glen Villagerhas 3 separate buildings, 3 private parking lots for guests only, a HEATED INDOOR POOL, SUNDECK and a PICNIC AREA with charcoal grill.The Villager covers three-fourths of a downtown block. All buildings and rooms are 100% NON-SMOKING. The two story building on 4th Street is called the MOTEL. Behind the motel is a one story building that we call the HOTELwhere our ...
Financial reports provide insight into seating capacities for tracks that host NASCAR races: Each year, publicly traded companies that own race tracks must list their grandstand seating capacities. International Speedway Corp., which owns 12 tracks that NASCAR races, issued its report in January.
The championship race in the Prototype class actually “opened up” a tiny bit at Watkins Glen, as the pair of Action Express Racing teammates that came into the race tied now have one point ...
What goes into the cost of organizing an HPDE, track day or race event on a road course? Many things, of course, but the largest fee is the track surface itself.