Monterey Pre-Reunion

Event Overview Barry Toepke

Monterey Pre-Reunion

The Monterey Pre-Reunion provides racing fans and visitors with the chance to see more than 300 race cars competing for two full days prior to the Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion. The paddock is bustling with teams working on their cars in the pits or revving their engines on their way to pre-grid. The paddock is completely open to wander for enjoying the historic racing experience.  

When: August 10-11

Run Groups:

  • 1955-1961 Sports Racing (under/over 2000cc)
  • 1961-1966 GT under 2500cc & 1955-1964 GT
  • 1963-1966 GT over 2500cc
  • 1967-1981 Formula Ford
  • IMSA Prototypes – GTP, WSC, LMP, DP
  • Masters Endurance Legends
  • 2 Liter Sports Racers thru 1984
  • 1973-1981 FIA IMSA GT GTX AAGT
  • 1966-1985 Masters Formula One
  • 1981-1991 IMSA GTO/GTU

Tickets: Advanced tickets from December 5, 2018 – August 11, 2019.

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Event News Brad Littlefield

Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion Accepts 500-Plus Historic Race Cars for 14 Groups
IMSA 50th anniversary gearing up for August 15-18 international race gathering

The coveted letters of acceptance into the Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion have been issued to owners of some of the world’s most historic race cars to compete August 15-18 at Monterey County’s WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca. More than 500 historic and period-correct race cars will be competing in 14 groups that span 103 years of motorsports. The earliest cars racing in the pre-war group are a 1911 National Speedway Roadster and 1911 Fiat S74, while the endurance group features a more modern 2014 Lola Toyota Rebellion LMP1 prototype.

Event News Barry Toepke

Hurley Haywood Named Grand Marshal of Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion
Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion to celebrate 50th anniversary of IMSA

Hurley Haywood has been named Grand Marshal of the 2019 Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca on August 15-18. Considered among the greatest drivers in endurance racing history, Haywood is a major part of the 50th anniversary celebration of the International Motor Sports Association (IMSA), which is the featured marque at this year’s Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion.

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Monterey Pre-Reunion
August 10-11, 2019

Advance ticket sales will end on August 11, 2019.

Children 15 and under is free with paying adult.

General Admission

Advanced Pricing is from December 5, 2018 – August 11, 2019

2-Day General Admission $70
Saturday General Admission $40
Sunday General Admission $40


Premier & Reserved Camping

To purchase Premier and Reserved Camping, please call (831) 242-8200.

Black-out date: August 8

Camping dates: August 9-11, Friday – Sunday night. 

Premier, Reserved, General Camping $300 per site

  • Includes two (2) 2-Day (Sat/Sun) General Admission Tickets
  • 3 night minimum (Friday-Sunday)
  • Premier Camping
  • Reserved Camping
  • General Camping

**SPECIAL OFFER: Campers booking BOTH Pre-Reunion through Reunion (10 days) will receive one (1) voucher for dumping both grey water and black water tanks, and refilling water reserve tank

Learn more about camping at the track during events. 

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Map & Directions Brad Littlefield


Please avoid the main entrance at Highway 68. All vehicles are instructed to enter WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca via South Boundary Road. Please ignore race traffic signs that deviate from directions below.

South Boundary Entrance will be open to all in-bound and out-bound traffic. Additionally, the Barloy Canyon Entrance will be available. Vehicles will be parked on a first come/first served basis, with some parking areas restricted to vehicles with parking passes only.


GPS Coordinates:

36 35′36.38″N, 121 49′52.10″W

From Highway 1:

  • Take the Highway 218 (Exit 403) Seaside/Del Rey Oaks exit
  • Travel East for approximately 2 miles
  • Turn left on General Jim Moore Blvd Rd.
  • Turn right on South Boundary Rd. and follow the signs to the Raceway

From Highway 101:

  • Take the Monterey-Peninsula/Hwy 156 exit
  • Travel West on Hwy 156, which turns into Hwy 1
  • Take the Highway 218 exit East (Del Rey Oaks) and travel for approximately 2 miles
  • Turn left on General Jim Moore
  • Turn right on South Boundary Rd. and follow the signs to the Raceway