Utah Motorsports Campus
Utah Motorsports Campus is a state-of-the-art road racing facility located just 30 minutes from downtown Salt Lake City in Tooele. It is considered the finest facility of its type in North America. Opened in 2006, Utah Motorsports Campus hosts many of the world's most significant racing series, including the American Le Mans Series, Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series, NASCAR Grand National West Series, AMA Superbike Championship and, new for 2008, the FIM Superbike World Championship, one of the top three racing series in the world.
The track at Utah Motorsports Campus is a 4.5-mile, 40-50 foot wide, 24-turn circuit, the longest in North America. It has four different configurations, ranging from two different 2.2-mile circuits (East and West Courses) to the 3.08-mile Perimeter Course and the 4.5-mile Full Course. The 3500-foot main straightaway allows the fastest cars and motorcycles to approach 200 mph before braking for Turn 1. The 511-acre facility also boasts a 0.9-mile paved karting circuit, one of the finest in the country, with 20 different configurations available.
In addition to the professional racing series that visit Utah Motorsports Campus, the track also has its own locally-based racing series for road racing cars and motorcycles, Supermoto motorcycles and karts (with competitors' ages ranging from five to 65 years old). There is racing taking place almost every weekend between April and October.
Utah Motorsports Campus
Utah Motorsports Campus offers something for almost every motorsports enthusiast. There are rental karts available for young and old. The Ford Racing High Performance Driving School offers classes in auto racing, high-performance driving, karting and Supermoto, plus a Teen Driving Academy, Highway Survival School and Winter Driving Academy. The Larry H. Miller Museum is home to some of the world's most significant racing cars, specializing in cars associated with the legendary Carroll Shelby. The Race Fanzz retail store offers clothing, souvenirs, collectibles, and gift certificates. The track also holds Open Track Days, during which individuals can drive their car on the track after a brief orientation course, and has a multi-level Club Membership program that offers exclusive access and amenities.
Corporate activities are very popular at Utah Motorsports Campus, with full banquet, conference and classroom facilities available plus a variety of entertainment and team-building options utilizing the racetrack, school and karting facility.