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The 2022 Chattanooga Motorcar Festival Receives Sponsorship from Millennium Bank
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (October 10, 2022) – The 2022 Chattanooga Motorcar Festival, set to launch this weekend, October 14-16, in the Scenic City, will receive support from Chattanooga’s Millennium Bank for its third annual event. It will now be known as the Chattanooga Motorcar Festival Sponsored by Millennium Bank.
Millennium Bank was founded in Chattanooga in 1999, and is dedicated to providing a personalized, community-oriented approach to personal and business banking in Chattanooga and other Tennessee and Florida cities.
“We are honored and thrilled to be sponsored by one of our eminent Chattanooga businesses,” said Byron DeFoor, founder of the Festival. “Our association with Millennium Bank is strong and we welcome their heartfelt support of the CHI Memorial Stroke and Neuroscience Center as well as Neuroscience Innovation, the beneficiaries of the Festival.”
“Millennium Bank is proud to be a part of the Chattanooga Motorcar Festival, one of the premier events of its kind in the world,” commented Mike Haskew, President and Chief Executive Officer of Millennium Bank. “We’re also pleased to support the CHI Memorial Stroke and Neuroscience Center as well as Neuroscience Innovation. These institutions are involved in vital research and care initiatives that benefit all of us. We look forward to a tremendous event that puts Chattanooga front and center, showcasing many of the most fabulous motorcars in the world and bringing people together in the heart of the city. Millennium Bank sets a standard of excellence in personal and business banking, and teaming with the Chattanooga Motorcar Festival is a great opportunity for our bank, for the city of Chattanooga, and for the outstanding work that is being done every day through the CHI Memorial Stroke and Neuroscience Center and Neuroscience Innovation.”
The third annual Chattanooga Motorcar Festival begins this weekend, with the Canossa Fall Rally Chattanooga, followed by vintage/historic racing on the 2.75-mile Pace Grand Prix at The Bend circuit and the world-class Concours d’Elegance. Weekend family-friendly events include an Oktoberfest, a ferris wheel, V8s in the Village, panel discussions, car club displays, the Gathering of the Greats–Ferrari Edition, evening street parties and much more. Tickets are still available at BUYTICKETSHERE.
The Canossa Fall Rally Chattanooga will be conducted on Thursday, October 13, and Friday, October 14, and will start both days at 8:30 a.m. from the Westin Hotel Chattanooga.
The Concours d’Elegance is scheduled for Sunday, October 16. Concours cars will be available for viewing on the streets of the West Village from 9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. on Sunday.
Events at the Pace Grand Prix at the Bend begin on Thursday, October 13, for practice sessions, and continue on Friday, October 14, and Saturday, October 15, for qualifying and racing events.
About Millennium Bank
Millennium Bank was founded on June 21, 1999 in Chattanooga, Tenn. Millennium Bank is dedicated to providing a personalized, community-oriented approach to personal and business banking in Chattanooga, as well as Lake City, Gainesville and Ocala, Fla. Millennium is locally owned and operates nine branches in Tennessee and Florida. For more information, visit https://www.millenniumbank.com/.
About Chattanooga Motorcar Festival:
Proceeds from the Chattanooga Motorcar Festival support neuroscience research through Fifty Plus Foundation, Inc. Approaching 12 years of supporting Alzheimer’s and neuroscience research, Fifty Plus Foundation created the Chattanooga Motorcar Festival to bring both local and global support to back research that is already making a difference in saving lives. Learn more at chattanoogamotorcar.com.