Welcome to Mid-West Corvettes, Inc.
Mid-West Corvettes meetings are held at 6:30pm on the first Tuesday of the month at Eriksen Chevrolet – 325 1st Ave E, Milan, IL 61264
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2022 Events at Road America
ELKHART LAKE, Wis., – Sept. 29, 2021 – Road America announced its 2022 season schedule today, including stops for every major North American race series. Nine events are on the 2022 season schedule for Road America, and you won’t want to miss a minute of the action.
“America’s National Park of Speed is poised and ready for another amazing summer full of thrills and excitement. Our schedule is loaded with weekends full of cars and motorcycles ranging from vintage to state-of-the-art,” said Road America’s President and General Manager, Mike Kertscher. “We look forward to hosting the MotoAmerica Series, NTT IndyCar Series, NASCAR Cup Series, NASCAR Xfinity Series, the IMSA WeatherTech® SportsCar Championship which will also feature a 4-hour Michelin Pilot Challenge race. Plus weekends featuring the World Challenge Series, Sports Car Club of America, and three separate vintage events in 2022. Event tickets for the 2022 season will be available on October 4th, and season passes are now available at an amazing value.”
Considering a Trip To Road America?
Here is some useful information to help you plan your trip to Elkhart Lake
If you’ve been to Elkhart Lake’s Road America you know what a great place it is. The premier event is the Indy Car weekend (June 9-12, 2022) but there are lots of other great weekend events at Road America. If you haven’t seen an Indy Car race in person it should be a bucket list event – and Indy Cars on the historic track at Road America… well it just doesn’t get any better! To top it all off, this place is absolutely gorgeous. It’s like a State Park…with S P E E D!
Road America is a permanent road course and opened in 1955.
Road America is one of only a handful of road circuits in the world maintaining its original configuration. It’s 4.048 miles around and has 14 challenging turns. The track features many elevation changes, along with a long front stretch where speeds approaching 210 mph may be reached. One of the best known features of this course is a turn on the backside known as “the kink.”
Road America’s open seating allows spectators to venture throughout the grounds. Grandstands are available in several locations, as well as permanent hillside seating where crowds of more than 150,000 can be accommodated.
|Race lap record||1:39.866 (Dario Franchitti, Team KOOL Green, 2000, CART)|
There are many fantastic food stands scattered throughout Road America’s 460 acres. Unlike many other racing facilities the food vendors at Road America are all local groups and they provide some of the best food you’ll find at any track.
Take your Corvette! The Kettle Moraine Corvette Club continues its’ 40+ year tradition of hosting the Corvette Corral. Fenced off Corvette-only parking staffed by club members provides a safe spot to park your Vette. Click the button to find out more about the Corvette Corral including location and what gate is closest.
Lifetime Members – Ever Wondered Who They Are?
We hear the announcement an every meeting. We have xxx number of members and xx are lifetime members. But who are these members who have achieved the lofty designation of Lifetime Membership?
With our latest enhancement to the MWC website you can easily see who they are. When you’re viewing the Members page you’ll see (LT) next to any Lifetime member. You’ll also see a message in the header informing you of the total membership and how many are Lifetime members. Now you know.