2021 Schedule

The 2021 preliminary regular season is in late planning. This is the schedule of Spec MX-5 Challenge Marquee events, where Spec MX-5 will run in a specific SMX class for points and contingency money (in addition to optionally running with non-Spec MX-5 cars in the STL or ST5 classes). Right now, subject to changes by sanctioning bodies and the Spec MX-5 Challenge board, it looks like this:

West Region Marquee Events (Regional with Continental Series, Invitational and Team Option):

  • Crossover Event: Utah Motorsports Campus, March 26-28 (NASA) – with Southwest Region
  • Buttonwillow Raceway Park, April 17-18 (NASA)
  • Laguna Seca, May 28-29 (SCCA)
  • Sonoma Raceway, June 26-27 (NASA)
  • Thunderhill Raceway, July 31-August 1 (NASA)

Southwest Region Marquee Events (Regional with Continental Series, Invitational and Team Option):

  • Crossover event: Utah Motorsports Campus, March 26-28 (NASA) – with West Region
  • Eagles Canyon Raceway, May 8-9 (SCCA)
  • May 22-23, Pueblo Motorsports Park (NASA)
  • Hallett Motor Racing Circuit, June 5-6 (NASA)
  • Circuit of The Americas, July 24-25 (NASA)
  • High Plains Raceway, August 14-15 (NASA)
  • Motorsport Ranch Houston, September 4-5 (SCCA)
  • High Plains Raceway, October 2-3 (NASA)

North Central Region Marquee Events (Regional with Continental Series, Invitational and Team Option):

  • Blackhawk Farms Raceway, May 1-2 (SCCA)
  • Road America, July 10-11 (SCCA)
  • Gingerman Raceway, July 23-25 (SCCA)
  • Crossover Event: Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, August 28-29 (NASA) – with Northeast and Southeast

Northeast Region Marquee Events (Regional with Continental Series, Invitational and Team Option):

  • Crossover Event: Summit Point, April 24-25 (SCCA) – with Southeast
  • Lime Rock Park, June 11-12 (SCCA)
  • Crossover Event: Watkins Glen International, July 3-4 (SCCA) – with Southeast
  • Crossover Event: Mid-Ohio, August 28-29 (NASA) – with North Central and Southeast

Southeast Region Marquee Events (Regional with Continental Series, Invitational and Team Option):

  • Virginia International Raceway, May 8-9 (SCCA) – with Northeast
  • Road Atlanta, July 24-25 (SCCA)
  • Sebring International, September 4-5 (SCCA)
  • Note “Crossover” options for 4th points event: Mid-Ohio (with North Central and Northeast), Watkins Glen (with Northeast), Summit Point (with Northeast)

Championship (Regional, Continental Series, Invitational and Team Option qualifiers):

  • Road Atlanta ARRC, November 5-7 (SCCA)