We race for Fun, but

Sometimes for a Cause

benefiting the Sonoma Chapter of the Speedway Children's charities

The Charity Challenge, sonoma rAceway Oct. 6 - 7 2018



For tax deductible donations starting at $75 you can take a thrilling 3 lap ride in a historic race car around the remarkable Sonoma raceway.  You need to be over 16, wearing long sleeved shirt or jacket, long trousers and closed toed shoes. Rides are scheduled on a first come first served basis  each day.  Come to the main registration building on the north end of the garages to sign up and please sign up early to be sure to get the car of your dreams.  Helmets will be provided if you need one



RIde in a Priceless work of art

You might choose a Ferrari or Jag, or who knows, but for a higher donation, you can experience a once in a lifetime view of some of the great cars of all time.


Or ride in the muscle car of your dreams

Fire Breathing CanAm cars, Corvettes, Mustangs, Camaros, TransAM and GT1 Cars.  Pick one and feel the huge power and grip of these monsters


OR in your favorite european sports, GT or production car

Porsche, MG, BMW, Alfa Romeo, Mini, Austin Healey, and more.  They are all there and you can feel the agility, and power of these now highly developed historic cars.


9 groups of Historic racing

The track is never cold, with Production, GT, Sports racer and open wheel race cars

Featuring FIA Masters Historic Formula 1 and Crossflow Cup Formula Fords

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FIA Masters Historic Formula 1 Championship

A very rare opportunity to see a full grid of formula 1 Grand Prix Cars from the golden age for Formula 1 racing.  Tyrrell, Brabham, March, Ferrari, Lotus, Williams, Arrows, Shadow, Mclaren, Ensign and many more iconic cars from  1966 to 1985.  See the very cars driven my Mario Andretti, Niki Lauda, James Hunt and more. 


The Crossflow CUp

The Crossflow cup brings to life the close, intense racing that gave so many of the great figures in Indycar and Formula 1 racing their start.  Ayrton Senna, James Hunt, Emmerson Fittipaldi, Tom Pryce, Rick Mears, Michael Andretti and more all raced these cars.  We expect a huge field of almost 40 cars to come contest the final race of the series at the Charity Challenge.


It's about Sonoma's kids

The Race to One Million Dollars


Since its inception in 2004, the CSRG Charity Challenge raised $910,000 for critical work supporting the success and wellness of sonoma's Children.  we are on the road to $1million and in partnership with Sonoma raceway, the help of our drivers, guests and volunteers we are determined to get there.  From Broken homes to Childhood cancer, every dollar helps  learn more at


PetrolHead Show

Classic Cars and Motorcycles will be on display,  First 100 classic cars and bikes each day get in free!  So bring your  1990 or older Classic or Custom car or Motorcycle and if you are early enough... get VIP show parking (limited paddock space!)


Classic cars, Bring yours!

Lots of beautiful cars of all eras and types to drool over.  If you have one, bring it, the first 100 classic cars each day get in free and might get VIP lawn or paddock display parking.  Otherwise its just a $12 donation per person if you buy tickets in advance.  Buy tickets here


Motorcycles of all kinds

Race bikes, classic bikes, custom bikes, they will be here to enjoy.  If you have a bike and want to show it off to an appreciative audience, bring it.  The first 100 classic bikes get in free, and can get VIP display parking on a first come first served basis. Otherwise its just a $12 donation per person if you buy tickets in advance. Buy tickets here


Vintage Aircraft Flyovers

Fighters, Biplanes, Bombers, will fly over, with smoke on.  The show will peak with the Missing Man formation.