WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (September 27, 2016) Watkins Glen International has confirmed the 2017 date for one of the country’s premier vintage racing events.

Next season’s version of the U.S. Vintage Grand Prix presented by Jaguar, featuring the Sportscar Vintage Racing Association (SVRA), will take place September 8-10, 2017 at the historic road course located in the heart of the Finger Lakes region of New York.

“We are proud to work with world-class venues strategically selected on both coasts and in the middle of the country,” said Tony Parella, SVRA President and CEO. “This national platform provides access to essential markets for our sponsors and are conveniently located for our member race teams and our growing fan base.”

Previously announced, the Trans-Am Series will join SVRA on this early September weekend at Watkins Glen International.  

“The U.S. Vintage Grand Prix presented by Jaguar race weekend is an absolute favorite for fans of Watkins Glen International,” said WGI President Michael Printup. “We look forward to welcoming back the SVRA and its participants from around the country in 2017.”

WGI will release further details regarding this exciting event weekend, including ticket sales and packages, camping opportunities, entertainment, and more, along with additional event date announcements, as they become available.

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