Addition of FREE FRIDAY! August 26 beginning at 1 p.m.     Read More
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    The Gold Cup is Back!
    UAW-GM APBA GOLD CUP - Aug 26-28, 2016
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What's New?

  • June 7, 2016 - Know a high visual area/event that would host the 2016 UAW-GM Spirit of Detroit HydroFest display boat? Let us know!
  • June 6, 2016 - Register now to reserve your spot in the 2016 Invitational Car Show!
  • May 16, 2016 - Former UofM Football Great Jamie Morris Named Corporate Sponsor and Hospitality Sales Manager
  • May 5, 2016 - PublicCity PR Named Agency of Record for 2016 UAW-GM Spirit of Detroit HydroFest
  • Mar. 31, 2016 - Addition of “Free Friday” on August 26th
  • Oct. 3, 2015 - Volunteers Honored For UAW-GM Spirit of Detroit Hydrofest Work
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    Check out the Racing!

    These are some of the racing classes that you will see at this year's race!

    H1 Unlimiteds

    Unlimited Hydroplanes

    Watch some of the Unlimited Hydroplane action from this season in Seattle! GREAT racing!


    Grand Prix West Hydroplanes

    Grand Prix Hydroplanes

    Spectacular racing! And the noise! That's Grand Prix hydro racing...and they're back in Detroit!


    F2 Powerboats

    Formula 2 Powerboats

    These boats are able to turn almost instantaneously incurring more G forces than any racing machine.


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