Acura will also continue in 2011 as title sponsor of the Acura Sports Car Challenge, which will feature North America’s top production-based sports car championship, the SCCA Pro Racing World Challenge Championships. The Honda Grand Prix of St. Petersburg will kick-off the 2011 World Challenge season, with top drivers competing for Driver, Manufacturer and Team Championships in the individual GT, GTS and Touring Car categories in a two-round event. Round One is scheduled for Saturday, March 26, while Round Two is on Sunday, March 27.
“This sponsorship provides value to our customers while attracting a new audience of boat enthusiasts," said Tim Ramsberger, Vice President and General Manager of the Honda Grand Prix of St. Petersburg. “The return of the Acura Yacht Club offers an experience that, normally speaking, money simply cannot buy. It also improves the experience for everyone."
Private floating docks at the Acura Yacht Club start at $4,000 for a 30-79 foot slip. For those in search of a more spacious area, 80-150 foot slips are available for $9,500. Boaters can reserve their spot at the picturesque St.