Tickets Now Available for the 2018 Classic Motorsports Mitty Presented by Hagerty

Date Dec 6, 2017

Written by Ed Higginbotham

The 2018 Classic Motorsports Mitty Presented by Hagerty takes over Road Atlanta again April 27-29. The Mitty is, at its heart, a celebration of motorsports—its past, its present, its future. It’s a chance to see some of history’s finest racing machines alongside today’s heroes.

The featured marque this year will be Nissan. It’s a brand that was around back in the day, dominated motorsports through the ’80s, and is a staple of today’s scene. So if you own a Nissan or Datsun, join in the celebration and bring it out to the Mitty.

Tickets are available now. Purchase them here.

This event could not happen without the support of our partners: Hagerty, BFGoodrich, Nissan, Covercraft, G-Force, Koni, Lucas Oil, and BBS.


Join Free
Join our community to easily find more news.

Reader comments:

Dogdish
Dogdish New Reader
Jan. 3, 2018 3:18 p.m.

Ed,

We are trying to build my 240Z prior to The Mitty.  Not sure we'll have it done, but we are gonna try.  I tried to figure how to add a photo here, but I'm not computer savvy enough to make that happen.  I have a few photos of it in my "garage" on the Grassroots side.  Hope to see you all out there.

Bill 

Streetwiseguy
Streetwiseguy UltimaDork
Feb. 1, 2018 12:23 p.m.

So, then, if a guy were trying to figure out all the details of a trip to the Mitty, where might hotel and airport and car rental and such information come from?

I presume Atlanta airport.  I presume get on the interstate.  I presume there are hotels nearby. 

Advice?

Keith Tanner
Keith Tanner MegaDork
Feb. 1, 2018 12:32 p.m.

Google will show you where the hotels are. You'll be outside Atlanta in Braselton. If you stay at the Best Western Braselton Inn (probably the closest and cheapest), ask for a room on the side away from the interstate.

I'll be there with two Miatas, two turbochargers and one supercharger.

Joe Gearin
Joe Gearin Associate Publisher
Feb. 2, 2018 10:59 a.m.

What Keith said------  fly into the Atlanta airport, (plenty of rental cars there) and head North.   Road Atlanta is about an hour North of ATL, nestled in between two main highways.  There are plenty of decent hotels within a 20 minute drive of the track.  Our staff stays in Flowery Branch, right off the highway. 

 

If you are feeling fancy---- there is always the Chateau Elan--- which is the closest hotel to the track.  It's a high-end resort, and priced accordingly.      

Streetwiseguy
Streetwiseguy UltimaDork
Feb. 2, 2018 3:36 p.m.

I should check this place out, too.  Long lost relative, I presume.

 

http://www.barnsleyresort.com/the-hunt-quail.aspx

You'll need to log in to post.

The Latest

DIY Paint Chip Fix

1 day ago in Articles

How to make that paint chip disappear in 11 steps.

12 Tips For Better Project Car Management

2 days ago in Articles

Restoring a car is more than just the grunt work. You need to have a game plan, too.

Window Shopper: Datsun Roadster

4 days ago in Articles

Classic looks from an unlikely suspect.

Foam Away the Dirt

4 days ago in News

A clean car is a happy car, and Robertson Racing is making getting it to that state more pleasant.

Classic Motorsports Car Catcher: Beautiful Track-Ready Datsun

5 days ago in News

This 1971 Datsun 240Z track car for sale hasn't followed the path of huge fender flares and wide rubber.

Meet the Classic Motorsports Crew at Carlisle This Weekend

1 week ago in News

We’re loading up the van and making tracks for Carlisle, Pennsylvania.

Pretty in Pink: An Unlikely Austin-Healey Story

1 week ago in Articles

Don't be fooled by the unlikely livery: This one-off show car was also a Healey works racer.

Our Preferred Partners

Mlassic Motorsports Magazine

Subscribe Today

Also get your instant access to the digital edition of Classic Motorsports Magazine!

Learn More
DqmFlcSagrA5QMNXkAdmElFDnLck8qaR