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Pirelli World Challenge

Pirelli World Challenge logoThe 2019 season will mark the 30th consecutive year the Pirelli World Challenge has provided North American motorsports fans and automotive enthusiasts with the most exciting sports car racing in the world.

  • Exciting and fast-paced 50-minute sprint format, with no scheduled pit stops or driver changes. Sprint format guarantees exceptional performance from each driver challenging them to give 100 percent from start to finish. Providing fans with the intensity of a final lap, every lap of the race.
  • A showcase of performance-enhanced and race-prepared cars.
  • Spectacular and relative sports cars that fans proudly own or aspire to own.
  • Combined fields in excess of 45 cars.
  • World renowned auto manufacturers involved and invested in the Series include Acura, AMG/Mercedes, Aston Martin, Audi, Bentley, BMW, Cadillac, Chevrolet, Dodge, Fiat, Ferrari, Ford, Honda, Hyundai, Kia, Lamborghini, Mazda, McLaren, Mini, Nissan, Porsche, Volvo and VW.
  • For 2019 the Series will visit 11 of the premier road courses and street circuits in North America and participate in large-scale events that go beyond the thrilling on- track race action to include drivers autograph sessions, fan forums, pre-race show, high-end hospitality, vendor villages, manufacturer car corrals and much more.

Team Drivers


Series Schedule

Track layout for Circuit of the Americas

Circuit of the Americas

Austin, TX
MAR 01-03
Track layout for Streets of St. Petersburg

Streets of St. Petersburg

St. Petersburg, FL
MAR 08-10
Track layout for Virginia International Raceway

Virginia International Raceway

Alton, VA
APR 26-28
Track layout for Sonoma Raceway

Sonoma Raceway

Sonoma, CA
JUN 07-09
Track layout for Portland International Raceway

Portland International Raceway

Portland, OR
JUL 12-14
Track layout for Watkins Glen International

Watkins Glen International

Watkins Glen, NY
AUG 30 - SEP 01
Track layout for Road America

Road America

Elkhart Lake, WI
SEP 20-22
Track layout for Grand Finale

Grand Finale

OCT 28-20