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Updated June 28:

Patrick Dempsey will participate in the Grand AM Rolex series race this weekend in Watkins Glen, New York, and will take part in the autograph session with other well-known drivers such as Paul Tracy.

Original article June 14:

According to Sheboygan Press, Road America officials announced yesterday that Patrick Dempsey (Derek, "Grey's Anatomy") is set to race in the Grand-Am Rolex series race on Saturday June 23. NASCAR's Nationwide series will also be at the track that same day. Dempsey will drive the No. 40 Mazda RX-8. The Grand-Am Rolex race begins at 11:00 AM.

For more information or tickets, visit Road America.

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