Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course announced today that it will open its gates to spectators on a limited basis this weekend for the Vintage Grand Prix of Mid-Ohio, June 26-28, featuring Formula 4 United States Championship Powered by Honda. The race weekend is the longest continuously-running annual event at the motorsports facility in Lexington, Ohio, and 400 cars are expected for the event.
The Vintage Grand Prix of Mid-Ohio will operate under the “Responsible RestartOhio” guidelines for COVID-19 after receiving approval from government officials for limited spectator attendance. Motorhome and tent camping will also be permitted during the event. The grandstands will not be open.
Spectators will be subject to a temperature check and health screening when entering the facility. Fans should visit midohio.com/COVID19 for more information on the essential health and safety protocols for their attendance this weekend.
“We are so excited to be back at Mid-Ohio with both FR Americas and F4 U.S. this season," said SCCA Pro Racing General Manager Sydney Yagel. "The Mid-Ohio fans are always welcoming and it will be nice to bring such a large field for everyone's first race back since the shutdown."
F4 U.S. will join the Sportscar Vintage Racing Association, the Trans Am Series and the Formula Regional Americas Championship Powered by Honda.
“Our entire team greatly appreciates the leadership of Governor DeWine and Lieutenant Governor Husted in responsibly restarting Ohio as well as the county commissioners and Health Commissioner Bragg of Morrow County along with Ohio State Representative Romanchuk,” said Craig Rust, president of Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course. “I know our fans are excited to see live racing again, and we will continue to work closely with our local health officials to ensure the event is handled in a safe manner.”
Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course offers one of the best family values in all of live sports and entertainment. Children 12 and under always receive free general admission when accompanied by a ticketed adult. Visit midohio.com for more ticket information.
For fans who are unable to attend the event won't miss out on the F4 U.S. and FR Americas action with the new LIVE stream by Formula Americas Network. All races will be streamed starting 20 minutes before the green flag is dropped. Watch live worldwide from FANRacing.Live
Full Event Info: https://www.framericas.com/events/1995580-circuit-of-the-americas