Race Series:

Masters Endurance Legends USA

Endurance Racing American Style from 1982 to 2016!


Masters Endurance Legends USA is a new series for Prototypes and GT Endurance Cars launched in 2019 offering a dedicated grid to a snapshot of endurance racing history in North America. At each event, Masters Endurance Legends USA will offer four forty minute sessions comprising of one free practice, one qualifying and two races at each race weekend.

Seizing on the popularity of the Masters Endurance Legends European season in 2018, Masters Endurance Legends USA will cater for a broad range of cars and show case endurance races from the Group C/GTP era of 1982 right up to their modern equivalents of 2016.

Cars will be eligible to race in Masters Endurance Legends USA if they entered the Le Mans 24 Hours, Rolex Daytona 24 Hour and/or Sebring 12 Hour in period or any of its feeder series (FIA Sports Car Championship, IMSA, Sports Racing World Cup, International Sports Racing Series, FIA World Endurance Championship (2012 to 2016), LMES, ELMS, ALMS, ILMC, Asian LeMans Series between 1995-2016 inclusive. Also, Camel GT, IMSA EXXON World Sports Cars (1994 to 2002), Grand-Am Road Racing Series (2003 to 2013), Group C/GTP (1982 to 1993) and LMP3 cars (Gen 1) will also be able to join in the fun! Hybrid cars are not eligible.

Each Masters Endurance Legends USA Competition will be contested in the following classes:

Proto 4: LMP1, LMP900, Gen 3 Daytona Prototypes
Proto 3: LMP2, LMPC, LMP675, Gen 1 & 2 Daytona Prototypes
Proto 2: LMP3
Proto 1: Proto Historics – C1, C2, GTP, GTP Lights

GT1-1: 1982-1995 GT1, IMSA GTO
GT1-2: 1996- 2005 GT1
GT1-3: 2006-2016 GT1

GT2-1: 1982-1995 GT2
GT2-2: 1996- 2005 GT2
GT2-3: 2006-2016 GT2, GTLM

GT3-1: 1996- 2005 GT3
GT3-2: 2006-2016 GT3, GTD


Competitors and Drivers must be 2020 racing members of Masters Racing Club (MRC).
All drivers must hold a valid and current VMC recognized Race Circuit licence.
Both Competitors and Drivers must be at least 18 years old at their first MEL US competition.
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