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Portland Historic Races
June 28-30, 2013
9 a.m. | $5-$35 | All Ages
Purchase Discount Tickets at portlandhistorics.com/tickets1.html
Portland International Raceway
1940 N Victory Blvd Portland, OR 97217
The 2013 Portland Historic Races, features an annual entry list of more than 250 prestigious historic race cars, representing a wide variety of manufacturers. The restored cars are divided into groups according to make, age and horsepower, where they are raced at high speeds close to or at their full potential.
Boasting an open paddock, the Portland Historic Races allow enthusiasts the opportunity to see race cars up close and interact with the drivers and crew. The event also features a display of more than 700 collector cars and hot rods, an autocross, and a vendor midway.
Two time Indy 500 winner Al Unser Jr. will be the Grand Marshal at the 37th running of the Portland Historic Automobile races June 27-30, 2013.
The 1990 and 1994 CART Champion will return to the site of his first Indy Car win in 1984 at Portland International Raceway. In addition to the inaugural 1984 CART race, Unser Jr. won at Portland two more times, 94, and ’95 and was on the podium 4 additional times. Unser will be on hand to meet and sign autographs over the entire weekend.