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I would like to legaly drive 180 mph somewhere in the US. Obviously, it will have to be on a track or a closed highway, but I have yet to find that place. Who's done this and where? Non modded Grand sport.
And no, I do not wish to drop $25,000 to rent Daytona for a day LOL
And this, although I don't know if it's legal to go do it alone, and I seriously doubt a sanctioned event will allow you do to it without safety mods to the car.
You can go run BBORR or SSCC although not at 180, but it will let you run it at high speed for a long distance, which IMO is much more fun than short blasts for a mile or so. None of the venues discussed so far are anywhere near where you live.
Edit: I've had mine up to almost 170 - legally - and I have six point harnesses, helmet and HANs device, and other safety gear. There's no way on earth I'd go 180 without that kind of stuff, and without carefully inspecting your tires and overinflating them. A tire failure at that speed will most likely end up with you seriously injured or dead.
Location: Palm Harbor not far from Sebring Florida
There are different location throughout the country that hold these type of speed events. I however doubt that a stock GS will run 180 mph plus the organizers will require you to have specific safety equipment.
Back in the day guys would run low use ex-military runways . 7 - 10K ft long . You need a small team to get onboard with security if any .Listen for radio traffic , have a flag / light man at the slow down point . You need a few warm up passes .