Continental AutoSports Events Calendar Chicago IL

NEXT EVENT IN 2017

 

06/04/17

St. Louis European Auto Show

Taubman Prestige Outlets, 17057 N. Outer Forty Rd, Chesterfield, MO

Continental AutoSports invites you to join us for an annual tradition featuring European marques! Since 1987, this event displays a collection of antique, vintage, classic and modern vehicles. For more information, visit www.stleuropeanautoshow.com.  

UPCOMING EVENTS IN 2017

06/11/17

Brunch at Galleria Marchetti 825 W Erie St, Chicago, IL

This is a great event with rich Ferrari history celebrating everything Italian! We sincerely hope to see you at this fun event, so mark your calendars!

06/24/17

Summer Drive

Please contact Lisa Leathers at 630.655.3535 or email ll@continentalautosports.com for more details.

07/09/17

10:00am - 6:00pm

Horses to Horsepower

Oak Brook Polo Club, 2606 York Road, Oak Brook, IL

Start your engines! Continental Autosports, Ferrari and Maserati invites you to a day of Horses and Horsepower. The afternoon starts with an on-field parade of iconic vehicles. Followed by a 6- chukker polo match between two Italian favorites, Ferrari and Maserati. Feel free to flaunt your Italian pride and spend an afternoon watching fast Polo action alongside Italy's best engineering of Ferrari and Maserati.

07/29/17

07/30/17

Track Weekend

Gingerman Raceway, 61414 Co Rd 388, South Haven, MI

Central States track event at Gingerman Raceway. Two full track days at one of Michigan's finest road courses. We have helmets for beginners and race fuel for track junkies!

08/05/17

LaBriola Bakery, 3201 Butterfield Rd, Oak Brook, IL

Start your day off with two Italian favorites, coffee and Ferrari's!

08/11/17

08/12/17

08/13/17

Ferrari Challenge, Round 4

Road America, Plymouth WI

In addition to the fourth round of the Ferrari Challenge, the Ferrari Club of America will also be hosting the Midwest Meet. This event will attract 400 plus participants and approximately 300 plus Ferraris including Formula 1. We enthusiastically invite you and your family to join us! Please contact Lisa Leathers for more details at 630.655.3535 or email ll@continentalautosports.com.

08/27/17

10:00am - 4:00pm

Geneva Concours d'Elegance

Third and Fulton Streets, Geneva, IL

Auto enthusiasts will gather and proudly display a beautiful collection of antique, vintage, classic and modern vehicles. Participants from all over the U.S. will display their prized vehicles hoping to be awarded one of the coveted "Benz" trophies. Learn more at http://www.genevaconcours.net/.

09/07/17

8:00am - 5:00pm

Fall Customer Track Day

AutoBahn Country Club, 3795 Centerpoint Way, Joliet, IL

Continental AutoSports invites all our clients to AutoBahn Country Club for our bi-annual track day. Experience your vehicles the way they were meant to be driven, on the track. All levels of experience are welcome. Limited space available for event. Please contact Lisa Leathers for more details at 630.655.3535 or email ll@continentalautosports.com.

09/10/17

10:00am - 2:00pm

Italian Village 20th Annual Ferrari Festival

71 West Monroe, Chicago, IL

Spend your Sunday enjoying all things Italian! Ferrari's, music and raffles! All proceeds go to Inspiration Corporation and the Lurie's Childrens Hospital.


09/24/17

9:00am - 11:00am

Fuelfed Coffee & Classics

Elm St & Lincoln St. , Winnetka

Vintage European Enthusiasts Welcome! Parking within the event is limited and is exclusive to Fuelfed Members and FCA Members, as space allows. Public Parking: Parking lot at roughly Elm St & Green Bay Rd train station as well as plenty of street parking available on Green Bay Rd and east around the village park

10/07/17

Fall Drive

Please contact Lisa Leathers for more information at 630.655.3535 or email ll@continentalautosports.com

 
Past EVENTS IN 2017
 

05/17/17

8:00am - 5:00pm

Spring Customer Track Day

AutoBahn Country Club, 3795 Centerpoint Way, Joliet, IL

Continental AutoSports invites all our clients to Autobahn Country Club for our bi-annual track day. Experience your vehicles the way they were meant to be driven on the track. All levels of experience are welcome. Limited space available. Please contact Lisa Leathers at 630.655.3535 for more details.

 

05/13/17

Spring Drive from Barrington to Lake Geneva

Please contact Lisa Leathers at ll@continentalautosports.com or call 630.655.3535 for more information.

04/23/17

Walk the Walk for Autism

Join us for a 5K Walk at the Community House in Hinsdale at 8:30 am. Continental AutoSports will be leading the walk this year in the Pace Car. All proceeds from the walk will benefit Charlie’s Gift center for Autism and Related Disorder. For more information visit www.thecommunityhouse.org/charliesgift.

 

 

 

04/04/17 - 04/09/17

Ferrari Club of America National Meet

Daytona International Speedway

Each year the FCA holds an International Meet in various locations in the US or Canada. The Annual meet typically attracts 200 plus participants and approximately 250 plus Ferraris. Learn more at: http://www.fcacentralstates.org/events.php

 

03/25/17

9:00am - 3:00pm

39th Annual Art, Literature and Model Expo!

Continental Autosports, 420 E. Ogden Ave, Hinsdale, IL

Continental AutoSports host the Ferrari Club of America’s Annual Art, Literature and Model Expo. If you collect any type of Ferrari or Maserati memorabilia, over 50 vendors from around the country will be featuring unique and hard to find items. In addition, Continental AutoSports Parts Department will have a wide variety of parts, merchandise and apparel on display and available for purchase. Posters, models, books, yearbooks, apparel, vintage postcards, photographs, F1 memorabilia or anything else a car lover could possibly want...we will have it at this event! It is a great opportunity to meet, mingle and swap stories with other Ferrari and Maserati clients and auto enthusiasts. As always, we’ll have our most prized vehicles on display in our showroom. We sincerely hope to see you at this fun event at Continental Autosports!

03/01/17

3:30pm - 7:30pm

Hinsdale Trunk Club Maserati Ride and Drive

30 East Hinsdale, Hinsdale, IL

Continental Maserati invites you to join us for a special Maserati LEVANTE driving event. The Maserati LEVANTE combines the performance, handling and coupe-like lines of the Maserati sports car with the all-weather, all terrain capability of a luxury SUV. It features a powerful Maserati designed, Ferrari built 3.0 Litre twin-turbocharged V6 engine. Go beyond the limits of ordinary and discover the soul of the Trident!

In addition, Trunk Club Hinsdale will be celebrating the launch of their spring/summer fabrics. The Trunk Club will be available for custom suit fittings with designer stylists to assist both men and women with the latest fashion trends. Enjoy local food, spirit tastings and custom apparel giveaways! For more information contact Lisa Leathers at ll@continentalautosports.com or call 630-655-3535.

Past EVENTS IN 2016

12/01/16

12/02/16

12/03/16

12/04/16

Finali Mondiali 2016

Daytona International Speedway, Daytona Beach, FL

Ferrari World Finals, Guiness Book World Record attempt for largest parade of Ferrari's in the world, Ferrari Classiche, Concourse d'Elegance and much more. For more information email ll@continentalautosports.com or call Lisa Leathers at 630-655-3535.

11/03/16

11/04/16

11/05/16

11/06/16

2016 Ferrari Racing Days

Homestead-Miami Speedway, Miami, FL

Ferrari Challenge Esperanza and much more. Email ll@continentalautosports.com or call Lisa Leathers at 630-655-3535.

10/08/16

9:00am - 11:00am

Chrome and Coffee Italian Car Show

2212 Ferry Rd. Naperville, IL

Chrome and Coffee is an informal open house, at Iron Gate Motor Condos, with car talk, donuts and coffee. Visit us @ http://www.irongatemotorcondos.com/events/

09/25/16

9:00am - 11:00am

Fuelfed Coffee & Classics

Elm St & Lincoln St., Winnetka

Vintage European Enthusiasts Welcome! Parking within the event is limited and is exclusive to Fuelfed Members and FCA Members, as space allows. Public Parking: Parking lot at roughly Elm St & Green Bay Rd train station as well as plenty of street parking available on Green Bay Rd and east around the village park.

09/11/16

10:00am - 2:00pm

Italian Village 19th Annual Ferrari Festival in the Loop

71 West Monroe, Chicago

Spend your Sunday at Italian Village for Cars, Music and Raffles! All proceeds go to Inspiration Corporation and the Lurie's Childrens Hospital.

09/10/16

9:00am - 11:00am

Chrome and Coffee Vintage Car Show

2212 Ferry Rd. Naperville, IL

Chrome and Coffee Vintage Car show at Iron Gate Motor Condos in Naperville 9:00am to 11:00 am at 2212 Ferry Road Naperville Il Just west of Rt 59 and I-88. Learn more @ http://www.irongatemotorcondos.com/events/.

09/08/16

8:00am - 5:00pm

Customer Track Day at Autobahn

Joilet, IL

09/04/16

8:00am - 11:00am

Rise and Drive, Collectors' Car Garage

2500 W Bradley, Chicago

Rise & Drive is Chicago's premier automotive gathering for collectors and enthusiasts from the area to gather, display cars and network with each other. Fiind out more on Facebook @ https://www.facebook.com/riseanddrive/.

08/28/16

10:00am - 4:00pm

Geneva Concours d'Elegance

Third St, Geneva, IL

Classic Car enthusiasts will gather together again this year in Geneva, Illinois and view a beautiful collection of antique, classic and modern automobiles. Participants from all over the Country will display their prized automobiles on Third street, hoping to be awarded one of the coveted "Benz" Trophies. Learn more at http://www.genevaconcours.net/.

08/21/16

8:00am - 9:30am

Hinsdale Go-Go Joe Fuel Fed Event

1st St & Washington, Hinsdale, IL

There is something about getting up at dawn and taking your favorite gasoline powered horse out for some one-on-one mechanical bonding before the rest of the world awakes. This is a quick hit classic gathering at a local coffee house for those who want to start their weekend right. Park on 1st Street, starting at the intersection of 1st St. & Washington and heading east on First St. towards Garfield St. (GPS is roughly 8 East 1st St.) There are four coffee/breakfast options within a block’s walk. For more information visit: https://fuelfed.wordpress.com/events-calendar/early-morning-go-go-joe-cars-coffee-hinsdale-classic-fuelfed/.

08/18/16

4:00pm - 8:00pm

Hinsdale Trunk Club Ferrari California T Ride and Drive

30 East Hinsdale Ave, Hinsdale, IL

Continental Ferrari invites you to join us for a special Ferrari California T driving event. The Ferrari California T is bred from the winning Formula 1 Racing Heritage and suitable for everyday use. In addition, The Trunk Club will be celebrating the launch of the fall/winter fabrics. They will available for custom suit fittings and designer stylists will be able to assist both men and women with the latest fashion trends. Enjoy local food, spirit tastings and custom apparel giveaways! Please respond by emailing ll@continentalautosports.com or call 630-655-3535 on or before Monday August 15th to Lisa Leathers.

08/06/2016

5:00pm - 8:00pm

Exotics on Racine

120 N Racine Ave, Chicago, IL

Visit Continental Autsports in the West Loop for an exotic car show. A $10 donation per spectator and a portion will go to the Polycystic Kidney Disease Foundations. For more information visit www.eventbrite.com/o/dream-squad-10974335343.

08/07/16

09/04/16

10/02/16

8:00am - 11:00am

Rise and Drive, Collectors' Car Garage

2500 W Bradley, Chicago

Rise & Drive is Chicago's premier automotive gathering for collectors and enthusiasts from the area to gather, display cars and network with each other. Fiind out more on Facebook @ https://www.facebook.com/riseanddrive/.

07/21/16 - 07/23/16

10:00am - 2:00pm

FERRIS’ FERRARI ROLLS ONTO WILLIS TOWER PLAZA IN CELEBRATION OF FERRIS BUELLER’S DAY OFF’S 30TH ANNIVERSARY

Williis Tower, 233 South Wacker Dr, Chicago, IL

http://www.chicagotribune.com/entertainment/chicagoinc/ct-ferris-buellers-day-off-20160720-story.html

Guests visiting Willis Tower can take a photograph of themselves alongside a Ferrari California T on the Tower’s outdoor Plaza for a chance to feel like Ferris and friends on their joyride through Chicago. The Ferrari California T, provided by Continental AutoSports is the latest release from a distinguished line of California models and the modern day version of the car Ferris drove.

Visit theskydeck.com for more activities and information on Willis Tower’s celebration of the 30th anniversary of Ferris Bueller’s Day Off.

07/24/16

07/31/16

1:00pm - 5:30pm


07/27/16

5:00pm - 9:00pm

USPA Arranmore Polo Classic

Arranmore Farm, 34 Rance Road, Oswego, IL

The signature tournament of the Chicago Polo Season kicks-off two-weeks of the most competitive Polo action of the summer. The opening match of the USPA Arranmore Polo Classic commences in grand style as Polo enthusiasts are treated to spectacular pre-match festivities, access to the club’s barns and horses, the very latest from Ferrari & Maserati and Bollinger Champagne, along with breathtaking field-side views of the club's world- class Polo fields. For more information: http://www.arranmorefarmandpoloclub.com.

07/17/16

10:00am - 6:00pm

Horses to Horsepower

Prince of Wales Field, 2606 York Road, Oak Brook, IL

Start your engines! In partnership with the Ferrari Club of America and Continental AutoSports Ferrari and Maserati, Oak Brook Polo Club invites you and your guests to a day of horses and horsepower. The afternoon starts with an on-field parade of new and classic Ferraris for you to gawk at. Followed by a 6-chukker polo match between two Italian favorites, Ferrari and Maserati. Feel free to flaunt your Italian pride and spend an afternoon watching fast polo action alongside Italian's best engineering of Ferrari and Maserati. Complete information: http://www.oakbrookpoloclub.com/#!blank-8/em860.

07/10/16

11:00am - 3:00pm

Ferrari's On Oak

East Oak Street, Chicago, IL

On Sunday, July 10, 2016, Oak Street, Chicago’s luxury shopping destination, hosts a biennial invitational car show for the Ferrari Club of America and its distinguished drivers and members. More than 70 prize-winning, rare and historic specimens of this legendary Italian automobile will be on display for public to admire close up. A portion of proceeds from ticket sales and all proceeds from the charity drawing benefit the Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago. To learn more or purchase tickets: http://ferrarisonoak.com.

06/18/16 - 06/23/16

Ferrari Club of America Annual Meet

Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, Columbus, Ohio

Each year, the Ferrari Club of America holds an International Meet in a different location in the United States or Canada. The Annual International Meet typically attracts 200 to 400 participants and approximately 100-250 Ferraris. After 21 years, the Club is returning to Columbus, Ohio and the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course for the 2016 International Meet! We enthusiastically invite you and your family to join us in Columbus, Ohio from June 18-22, 2016 for this magnificent set of events. Come enjoy our hospitality and one of the most technically challenging tracks in the country. Learn more here: http://www.fca2016.org.

05/18/16

8:00am - 5:00pm

Spring Client Track Day

Autobahn Country Club

Join Continental AutoSports for the bi-annual client track day. Develop your driving skills, meet new friends, hang with old ones! All driving levels welcome. Limited space available taken on first come, first serve basis.

05/14/16 - 05/15/16

9:00am - 10:00pm

Central States Track Event at Gingerman Raceway

Gingerman Raceway, 61414 Co Rd 388, South Haven, MI

Central States Track Event at Gingerman Raceway. Our annual track weekend in South Haven, Michigan. Two full track days at one of Michigan’s finest road courses. We have helmets for beginners and race fuel for track junkies. Continental AutoSports will be hosting their annual beach house party on Saturday night. Come to drive, come to watch, come to socialize! $545/weekend.

After registration, download and submit:
1. Download Gingerman Raceway application. Email application to rosso4re@aol.com
2. Download FCA Pre - Event Tech Inspection Form. Email application to rosso4re@aol.com
3. Download FCA Track Event Manual. (For reference.)

Contact Dan Harrison at rosso4re@aol.com

3/19/16

9:00am - 3:30pm

38th Annual Art and Literature Show

Continental AutoSports

Free General Admission. Ferrari, Maserati, and Italian Sports Car memorabilia, models, artwork, photographs, etc.

To be a vendor, please contact: YouAreAWinner@earthlink.net.

*Events are updated periodically, please check back soon.