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Classic cars to race at PIR this weekend for Portland Historic Races

Posted: Updated: July 6, 2012 08:01 AM
PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) -

Are you ready to see some classic cars racing at high speeds?

The Portland Historic Races return to Portland International Raceway this weekend.

The event features more than 250 historic race cars, which are then divvied up into groups according to make, age and horsepower. The cars are then raced at speeds close to or at their full potential.

Race fans can see the cars up close and interact with the drivers and crew thanks to an open paddock. The event also features a display of more than 700 collector cars and hot rods, plus an autocross.

Single-day tickets cost $25 for Saturday and Sunday and a parking pass costs $10.

For more information, visit www.portlandhistorics.com.

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