BC Residents: Get Ready for the 3rd Annual Track Day Event at Area 27

Jun 7,2022

If you have been keeping up with the updates, the 3rd Annual Track Day Event hosted by Skaha Ford is set to take place on June 2, 2022 (Thursday). This will be an all-day, invitational that welcomes novice drivers as well as professionals. The race will happen at Area 27 in Oliver, BC. This exclusion venue is home to two courses and a go-kart facility known as Kartplex Centre. The Main Circuit offers 16 adrenaline-pumping corners and a total length of 4.83 km (3 miles). The longest straight is 800 meters (0.5 miles), and the track width is 12.2 meters (40 feet). To make things interesting, there are approximately 109 meters of elevation change per lap. You can even practice carousel banking (11-degrees/20-percent) on Turn 7. The other option is the Kart Circuit. This winding track presents 20 exhilarating corners and is about 1.21 km (0.75 miles) long. It is thinner too with a width of 8 metres (26.4 feet). If you have never participated in a Track Day Event, then you should take the time to read through our other articles containing tips for having the most fun and staying safe. Contact our team today to learn more about the upcoming Track Day Event!