Battle Creek Field of Flight

June 29 - July 4 2017


Battle Creek SPEED FEST 1/2 Mile RaceRacing fans, get ready for a repeat performance of intense competitive action as the BATTLE CREEK SPEEDFEST takes to our taxiways. Competitors from all over the country will compete in the largest event of its kind in the State of Michigan. With over a half dozen racing sessions, you'll see all types of vehicles from exotics, to classics, to souped up bad boys putting the pedal to the metal to try to achieve the fastest speed and time, in just a 1/2 mile. These drivers will compete head to head to become the SPEED FEST Champion, and maybe even go for a world record.

It's not just full throttle racing, but also a car show. Don't miss your chance to check out some amazing vehicles up close while they are on display. We truly have it all, entertainment in the air and on the ground! If you love cars, then you will not want to miss this race. If you love being thrilled, then this is all for you. Don't miss this amazing event taking place during the Battle Creek Field of Flight! The 2017 Speedfest will run June 30 - July 4. Please see our Tentative Schedule of Events for times.

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Battle Creek SPEED FEST 1/2 Mile Race

*RARE 2017 Viper GTS-R Commemorative Edition ACR at SpeedFest 2017*

Designed to pay tribute to one of the most distinguishable and iconic Viper paint schemes of all time - the white and blue combination of the 1998 Viper GTS-R GT2 Championship Edition. The 2017 Viper GTS-R Commemorative Edition features a Pearl White exterior with Blue Pearl GTS stripes, an Extreme Aero Package, Carbon Ceramic brakes,  an Exterior Carbon Package, unique red Stryker badge decal, GTS-R exterior sill decals, USA flag B-pillar decals, ACR interior with red accent stitching, Header Red seat belts, serialized instrument panel GTS-R badge and a custom car cover that matches the exterior paint scheme and showcases the customer name above the driver's side door. The car also comes stock with a 645 horsepower engine. As many as 100 units of this new special edition configuration will be built for 2017. As of this writing, only 28 are in existence.

Looking back in Viper history: 100 units of the 1998 Viper GTS-R GTS Championship Edition were produced to commemorate the Viper winning the 1997 FIA GT2 Championship.  Come see this rare and amazing car on display during the 2017 SpeedFest.