Championship Cup Series Motorcycle Racing Makes its Return To Homestead-Miami Speedway this weekend

Local riders highlight expert and amateur divisions in Florida Region competition

Championship Cup Series motorcycle racing is returning to Homestead-Miami Speedway this weekend, Saturday, October 1 and Sunday, October 2, as riders in the Florida Region compete in 19 total races. With just two rounds remaining in the series, current Florida Region overall points leader Stefano Mesa (Boca Raton, Florida), will enter the weekend with a lead over Lucas Silva, a Miami, Florida native. Also, Max Angles from Hialeah, Florida will head the amateur division, as he looks to add to his points lead over local rider JM Padron of Cutler Bay. Riders will contest the 14 turn, 2.21-mile road course at Homestead-Miami Speedway.

Gates open on Saturday at 8:00 a.m., with practice and time trials running from 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Gates will open on Sunday at 7:00 a.m., with practice running from 8:00 – 9:00 a.m., and races beginning at 9:30 a.m. General admission and pit pass tickets are available for purchase, allowing fans into the infield for $15 on Saturday and $20 on Sunday. Two-day passes are $30, with children 12 years and younger admitted for free. Parking is free all weekend.

In addition, tickets to NASCAR’s 2016 Ford Championship Weekend, November 18-20 at Homestead-Miami Speedway, are now available and can be purchased by calling (866) 409-RACE (7223) or visiting