With the American Le Mans Series, presented by Tequila Patrón 2012 season wrapped up with last weekend’s 15th Annual Petit Le Mans, the Series announced their 2013 schedule. The date for the Mobil 1 presents the Grand Prix of Mosport will be July 21.
2013 will be the last season of the American Le Mans Series as Canadian fans have come to know it. Starting in 2014, the much anticipated merger with GRAND-AM will take effect.
The 10-race schedule starts March 16 with the 61st running of the Mobil 1 - 12 Hours of Sebring and closes at Road Atlanta, October 19 with the 16th running of the Petit Le Mans. The remaining events feature a familiar mix of North America’s best permanent road courses and high-profile street circuits. Also on the calendar is a joint weekend with GRAND-AM at Road America on the August 11th weekend.
“We’re really pleased that Canadian Tire Motorsport Park has again landed a coveted summer date on the 2013 American Le Mans Series schedule,” said Canadian Tire Motorsport Park’s President and General Manager, Myles Brandt.
“As always with this event, our fans can expect a full lineup of top racing series’ that always put on a great show. The Mobil 1 presents the Grand Prix of Mosport as well as our full 2013 schedule will be released in the coming weeks. With the 2013 American Le Mans Series date remaining in July, our fans and corporate partners can mark that date on their calendar now and start making plans to be at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park for this historic event.”