• 24-JUN-2014

  • SOURCE: Lamborghini

Record Grid of 17 Cars To Race for Victory at Watkins Glen

Record Grid of 17 Cars To Race for Victory at Watkins Glen
The Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo North America will feature the largest field in its history, including American Formula One veteran Scott Speed, when the exciting 2014 season continues with two rounds June 27-28 at historic Watkins Glen International.

The North American series, in its second season, will compete at the iconic circuit in the scenic Finger Lakes region of upstate New York for the first time with a record grid of 17 cars. The 11-turn, 3.4-mile layout includes "The Boot," one of the most famous turn complexes in North American racing.

Two 50-minute races are scheduled for competitors in the incredible Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Super Trofeo cars, which are powered by a 570-horsepower V10 engine and feature permanent four-wheel drive.

Race One is scheduled for 4:10 p.m. (local time) Friday, June 27, with Race Two scheduled for 5:30 p.m. Saturday, June 28. Practice will take place Thursday, June 26, with qualifying Friday, June 27.