2018 P1 SuperStock USA Championship

June 30–1st, 2018

2018 P1 SuperStock USA Championship

The 2018 P1 SuperStock USA Championship will take place ahead of the Fourth of July weekend at the 34th Annual Sarasota Grand Prix Festival off Lido Beach in beautiful Sarasota, Florida.

Last season Sarasota played host to the penultimate round of the 2017 SuperStock USA Championship as Spectre made their championship credentials clear with a clean sweep of victories.

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