Riverfront U.S. Title Series Powerboat Race

You can catch exciting racing action right now in Hartford, Connecticut…

Riverfront powerboat racing action in Hartford

Photo courtesy of www.riverfront.org

If you like motor sports, speed, action, and excitement, then the Riverfront US Title Series Power Boat Race is a must see event. From prime viewing in East Hartford’s Great River Park, watch the world’s best powerboat drivers compete at speeds of more than 100mph in this heart-pounding, high-speed PRO powerboat race on the CT River.

PRO Outboard racing is the oldest style of boat racing in the country and the US Title Series has been the leading organization for the PRO category. There are multiple engines competing within the US Title Series including American and European manufactured 2-stroke engines – all specifically designed for racing. Race classes range from 125cc up to 1100 cc engines with speeds reaching 120 mph.

Catch the action from 11:00 am to 5 pm today (Saturday) and Sunday, September 1st and 2nd. Parking is free at Commerce Center One, 333 E River Drive, East Hartford, according to the event website (www.riverfront.org.)

Photo and content courtesy of www.riverfront.org, and a tip about this event provided by the CT DEEP’s Boating Division. Hopefully we’ll have our own photos from this event for you tomorrow.