Tickets On Sale: Cooper Tires ARX of Mid-Ohio
(January 16) – Tickets for the first ever Americas Rallycross (ARX) events at the legendary Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lexington are now on sale. ARX will hold two rounds of the 2019 season on a new rallycross circuit for the Mid-West at Mid-Ohio, the Cooper Tires ARX of Mid-Ohio taking place on June 8-9 and October 5-6.
ARX2 DirtFish Motorsports driver James Rimmer attacks the streets of Trois-Rivieres in August
Now through February 28 until 9 p.m. ET, motorsports fans can purchase tickets for the events at an advance price that offers additional savings. That includes motorhome and tent camping, grandstand seats and infield parking. Children 12 and under will receive free general admission when accompanied by a ticketed adult.
Mid-Ohio is also offering its popular Season Race Passes for all eight high-profile events taking place through 2019, for the 58th season of racing at the circuit. “The countdown to the 2019 racing season at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course has officially begun with event tickets on sale. It’s going to be a spectacular season with eight events showcased,” said Craig Rust, president of Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course. “We encourage our fans to buy now to save and secure the best seats.”
Cooper Tires is the official tire of Americas Rallycross and a partner of Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course
The new rallycross circuit will offer a level playing field for ARX and ARX2 drivers. New Subaru Motorsports signing and reigning ARX Champion Scott Speed is excited about the two visits to Mid-Ohio this year.
“ARX is great. I think for a first year out, it went incredibly well. I love all the momentum that ARX is carrying into year two and I feel like the timing is right for this sport to really take off in our country. Mid-Ohio is a staple in American racing, everybody that’s in motorsports in America knows Mid-Ohio, so for us to be going there to such an iconic venue is going to be great, and to bring rallycross to the Mid-West,” said Speed. “I’m really looking forward to getting out to a new facility, I think that’s also a little bit of an advantage for us (Subaru) as well because I think we’re going to be really quick on our feet and be able to adapt to different situations. Going to a brand-new track that’s going to be new for everybody is really exciting.”
Fans can purchase weekend tickets, parking passes and RV passes online at MidOhio.com.