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DigitalFilm Tree “Tribute to Le Mans” at Willow Springs International Raceway May 18-19, 2019
Cup Racing, Time Trials, and PDS
Come join us for an exciting weekend at Willow Springs International Raceway for DigitalFilm Tree's “Tribute to Le Mans” weekend. Featuring our normal Cup Racing (CR), Time Trials (TT), and our instructional Performance Driving Series (PDS) groups all with a lots of track time per day.
Friday May 17th WSIR will run an open Testing day. Track is open from 8:00 AM to 10:00 PM for practice. This is your opportunity for night practice for the Tribute event on Saturday. The gates stay open until 10 PM for trailer parking.
Check-in will be available Saturday and Sunday morning in the Paddock Diner at 7:00 and 8:00 AM respectively.
Saturday May 18th: Gates open at 6:00 AM. There is a mandatory drivers meeting 7:15 AM in the paddock diner. Track goes hot at 8:00 AM with the Orange group up first.
Tribute Enduro pit set up and gridding will be available at 3:40 after the TT drivers leave the pits for their session. The green flag for The Tribute To LeMans enduro drops at 6:30 PM.
Sunday May 19th: Gates open at 6:00 AM. Registration starts at 7:30 AM and the track goes hot at 8:00 AM with the PDS Group.
Time Trials and PDS will each have 8 sessions. No prior experience is required for PDS. Non-Porsche cars are welcome. POC certified instructors will be available for Time Trials and PDS students. Time Attack and PDS student drivers must contact Dwain Dement, Chief Driving Instructor, at 949-633-9455 or 949-770-2888 before May 12, 2019 so that an instructor can be assigned to work with you at no additional cost.
For assistance with any car classification questions contact John Momeyer, our Competition Committee Chair @ JMomeyer@hotmail.com
Tribute Enduro Race Rules are available on the POC website. Please note: every Tribute team must provide a volunteer to assist at the event.
Tire service: Rick Romo Tires will be open Friday and Saturday.
Fuel: Leaded and unleaded race fuel will be available at the track both days. Purchases can only be made by using a credit card.
Directions: I-5 North to Highway 14 North – go N/E past Palmdale and Lancaster to Rosamond, Ca. Take the Rosamond Boulevard exit and go West (left) approximately 6 miles on Rosamond Boulevard to the main track entrance.
Camping: Motorhome camping will be permitted on Friday and Saturday nights. Be prepared to dry camp. Quiet time will be enforced from midnight to 6:00 AM.
Lodging: Marriott Springhill Suites, 1811 West Ave. J-12, Lancaster, CA 93535.
Ph.: (661) 729-2390.
Holiday Inn express, 43719 17 Street West, Lancaster, Ca 93534 Ph. (661) 951-8848.
Please ask for the POC room rate! Help support the Club and stay at a host hotel.
WSIR charges a $10.00 entrance fee at the gate. This one-time fee is good for the entire weekend.
Director of Motorsports: Joe Wiederholt
Chief Driving Instructor:Dwain Dement 949-633-9455 or 949-770-2888 firstname.lastname@example.org