This interesting attraction is located about 15 miles away from Paradise Village 55+ community. Dive into a day of fun with a visit to America’s premier sports car racing facility. Sebring is world famous for the annual 12 hours of Sebring endurance race, part of the prestigious American Le Mans Series. Every year on the third Saturday of March, the raceway hosts thousands of race fans from around the world to witness the historic 12 hour classic. Many legends have raced at Sebring. Learn more about this raceway below.

Sebring History

Sebring International Raceway is America’s oldest road racing track, with over six decades of storied history. It is also famous for celebrity participation. For six decades, Sebring has been a staple of the international sports press, from the cover of Sports Illustrated to ESPN to The Wall Street Journal. It was the site of the first-ever FIA World Championship Sports Car Race in 1953. Sebring is also known as one of the most versatile testing facilities in the motorsports industry, offering a variety of circuit configurations for club and corporate events, private testing and racing schools.

Sebring Drag Racing

On select Thursday nights of the year, Sebring International Raceway hosts drag races for car enthusiasts. It offers an opportunity to compete in a controlled environment with maximum on track time. Gates will open at 5 pm and drivers can make all the runs they can fit into a five-hour window ending at 10 pm. Admission will be $20 for drivers and $5 for spectators. Drivers must be at least 18 years of age with a valid driver’s license.

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