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The Drogato Pista II at Grattan Raceway

The Drogato Pista II at Grattan Raceway

Alfa Romeo Owners Club of Detroit

Saturday, August 4, 2018
Grattan Raceway, Belding, MI

Registration closed August 3, 2018 4:00 PM on August 3, 2018 4:00 PM EDT Registration ends August 3, 2018 4:00 PM on August 3, 2018 4:00 PM EDT Registration opens June 10, 2018 12:00 AM on June 10, 2018 12:00 AM EDT Registration runs from June 10, 2018 12:00 AM to August 3, 2018 4:00 PM

event flyer here: Grattan Application August 4-18.pdf Presents                                                                                 

The Drogato Pista at Grattan Raceway

Saturday August 4, 2018

This is an open event for ALL CARS and ALL SAFE drivers.  We intend this to be a fun, enjoyable, educational day at the track where you can drive at your car's potential and improve your driving skills.  In this non-competitive event, we will give the maximum track time possible, rain or shine.  Cars will be grouped by performance potential and drivers' track experience. This is not a race.

Tentative Schedule:

7:00- 8:00 am Tech Inspection & Registration
8:30 am Mandatory Drivers' Meeting
9:00 am First Drivers Session Begins
12 noon Lunch and Touring Sessions
1:00 pm Restart Drivers' Sessions
6:00 pm Event Closes

Drivers Sessions Requirements:
Long sleeved shirt, long pants, and gloves, cotton or nomex, other fire retardant mat’l - no exceptions.
ALL helmets must be SNELL rated SA 2005 or later (eye shield or glasses for open cars).  M rated helmets not recommended.  SNELL label must be visible. No exceptions will be allowed.  AROC has a limited number of loaner helmets available.  We cannot accept Snell 2000 or older helmets at our events.
Roll bars for ALL open cars. Please call if you are planning to run a convertible or drop top.
Stock 3 point, 5 point, or 6 point harness (NO 2 point or 4 point- strictly enforced).

Remember, this is a non-competitive event - no wheel-to-wheel driving!!  You may be warned or dismissed for spinning, leaving the track surface, wheel-to-wheel driving or otherwise endangering yourself or others.  Any car-to-car contact is grounds for expulsion from the event.  Any damage incurred to the track will be the responsibility of the driver(s) involved.  We intend this to be a safe and fun event. This is not a race.

Touring Sessions:

During the lunch break, all drivers will be allowed slow touring laps of the track (no helmet or roll bars are required). Speeds will be limited by pace cars, no passing will be allowed, passengers will be allowed, and all drivers' session warnings will be enforced as well. "Touring Only" is available for $20.

Early Registration Fee:         AROC members: $130                           Touring Only, pay at track: $20
                                                Invited Club members*: $185                  Guardrails (don’t hit them!): $250
                                                Non-members: $195                             

                                                AROC Standard Membership (1 year): $68

                                                There will be a $20 fee increase for all applications postmarked/submitted Monday, July 30 or later.
                                                There is a 
$20 fee for registering at the track on event day ($40 total fee increase).

We will allow 55 drivers to register for the Drivers Sessions. Entries accepted in order of receipt, AROC members given first priority, invited club members second, non-members third.

The track will charge a $10.00 entry fee to each person entering the track. This is Grattan's policy, not the Alfa Club's.

Garages are available at the track for $50 each through Grattan Raceway.  Track phone number is (616) 691-7221.

Registration Options:
1. By Mail: Send the below form completed (online, email, or post) and payment to:        Randy Velikan
Please make checks payable to: AROC Detroit                                                               1200 Wright Street                                                                                                                                                                    Ann Arbor, MI 48105
2. By Email or (preferred): payments can be made to the AROC 
Detroit Treasury at:

Sorry, applications received by mail cannot be 
accepted after Friday, August 3.  
Please call if sending close to this date.

No refunds – credits given for future events.
For further information contact:

Randy Velikan                           Scott Whitford
Event Chair                               Co-Chair

(734) 747-1130                          (586) 665-1154     
Nearby hotels (ask for Grattan pricing):
Candlestone Golf & Resort, 
AmericInn in Greenville, 800-634-3444

Info can also be found on our web site- 


NOTE: Our helmet requirements have changed.  All helmets must have Snell 2005 or newer certification.

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