The North American Ferrari Challenge Series begins its 2011 season at Infineon Raceway, April 29-May 1, as the series returns to the Sonoma Valley for the sixth consecutive year.


The weekend will be highlighted by the North American debut of the new Ferrari 458 Challenge, the fifth and latest generation of Challenge cars. Adding to the excitement, the Corse Clienti Department’s 599XX, FXX and F1 Clienti programs will also participate on track, and the Ferrari F430 Challenge will compete alongside its successor, the new Ferrari 458 Challenge. 

Spectators are welcome to attend the race, and enjoy an open paddock area and the Ferrari-festival atmosphere.  The weekend will feature practice on Friday with qualifying and racing in all classes set for Saturday and Sunday. Tickets are available through or by calling 800-870-RACE (7223).

Regarded as the longest-running series of its type in North America, the Ferrari Challenge Series is beginning its 18th season and offers Ferrari owners the opportunity to compete against each other at world-class venues throughout the United States and Canada. 

The Ferrari Challenge Series is organized by Ferrari North America, Inc. and sanctioned by the Grand American Road Racing Association.  Complete Ferrari Challenge information can be found on