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Virginia City 341 Challenge Returns for Flat-Out Highway Time Attack

5.2 miles, 22+ turns, 1216 ft of elevation rise and no guardrails

Toni Avery
Jan 23, 2014 SHARE

    Virginia City 341 Challenge Details:
  • June 14-15, 2014
  • Located at Nevada Highway 341, South of Virginia City, NV
  • 5.2 miles, 22+ turns, 1216 ft elevation rise, steep drop-offs and no guard rails
  • All-time record of 3min and 10sec in a Ferrari F40

The ultimate flat-out driving challenge is back. After going dark for two years, The Virginia City 341 Challenge has returned for its third year (first in 2010 and 2011). Dates are set for June 14-15, 2014. The challenge takes place at Nevada Highway 341, south of Virginia City, NV. This is one of the few American time attacks on the street.

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The 5.2-mile course consists of 22+ turns, 1216 ft of elevation rise, steep drop-offs and no guardrails. The highway will be closed for the two event days ensuring safety. This is your chance to go WOT on the road with no fear of law enforcement or oncoming traffic.

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Read about our 2011 341 Challenge coverage: Nürburgring Of Nevada

A participating vehicle must be street-legal, registered, insured and equipped with DOT-legal tires. While beating the all-time record isn't required, it is something every participant should strive for. Rosenbaum holds the all-time record of 3min and 10sec in a Ferrari F40, while five new members were inducted into the 3:41 Club back in 2011.

Eurp 1110 19+nurburgring of nevada+ferrari f40 Photo 4/4   |   Amir’s F40 holds the current hillclimb record, seen here at Bonneville before its 221mph attempt

Apply for 2014 entry here: www.341Challenge.com

To learn more about Virginia City, Nevada visit: www.visitvirginiacitynv.com

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