All corner workers have a small gazebo to get out of the sun.
This one is at station 15 "the roller coaster".
Out of the Oak Tree and down past the South Paddock, which is used if only the "South Course" is being used.
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The begining of the pit straight as seen from the Paddock Suites. These over night accommodations are above the garages along the pit road.
these modern facilities are the Paddock garages.
Steps on this end lead to the suites and viewing deck over the pits.
This car is a large package in a small box!
Out of The Oak Tree corner and down past the South Paddock. which was not in use for these races.
The Oak Tree gathers a crowd.
The track is 3 and 1/4 miles around and this spot is the furthest from the pits.
Not a lot of people get back here.
The cars are coming out of 14a and into 15.
Up through turn #10 "South Bend" ...on the way to the OakTree.
View from the third floor terrace of "The Lodge at ViR"
Cars enter the pit road ...viewed from the deck of the Paddock Suites.
Cars are pre-staged in the covered false grid just off the pit entrance.
This team has an awning from their trailer that makes a cool, peaceful paddock.
Corner 12 is The Oak Tree Corner. A sharp U-turn at the south end of the track.
Out of turn 4 "Left Hook" into corner 5.
Cars are worked on at their Paddock Garage area.
Cars are stripped out side the tech area.
In the back is the track offices. Media, announcer, track safety, etc.
Large windows on the other side of the second floor look out over the pit area.
Outside tech area and the tech building, with the winners podium on the end sponsored by Korbel.
SCCA... Sports Car Club of America is an organization that has been holding races for over 63 years.
I've been watching SCCA races....for more than 50 years.
the field enters the Oak Tree turn
Taking the Oak Tree a little wide.
Out of corner 17a past the pit entrance.
Garages and tables are available to the teams.
These sports racers allow a driver to show his ability.
All track buildings have this barn style look.