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Thu 02 Oct 2008
Tue 16 Sep 2008
Joe Pendergast passed away September 14

Joe Pendergast passed away September 14

Very Sad News Monday, September 15, 2008 It is with a heavy heart I must convey that my father, Joseph Pendergast, passed away on Sunday, September 14, 2008 at 12:45 PM at 69 years of age. Joe succumbed to complications from pneumonia, which...

Sun 28 Sep 2008
Paul Leonard Newman 1925 - 2008

Paul Leonard Newman 1925 - 2008

PAUL LEONARD NEWMAN January 26, 1925 -- September 26, 2008 Paul Leonard Newman, eighty-three, one of the most warmly admired and universally loved figures in motion pictures and philanthropy, died Friday after a long battle with cancer at his...

Mon 22 Dec 2008
Porsche statement on death of Bob Carlson

Porsche statement on death of Bob Carlson

PORSCHE LOSES A MOST DEAR FAMILY MEMBER - BOB CARLSON Bob, who turned 60 years-old this past October, had a significant influence as both a journalist and public relations professional in the automotive and motorsports worlds, particularly...

Thu 23 Oct 2008
2009 ACO calendar

2009 ACO calendar

Keep these weekends free! The Automobile Club de l'Ouest's 2009 season is going to be an intense one full of exciting events for 2, 4 and 6-wheel vehicles on the Bugatti track as well as on the big Le Mans 24-Hours circuit. Get out your diaries...

Wed 04 Jun 2008
Milwaukee Rex Mays Classic summary

Milwaukee Rex Mays Classic summary

Rex Mays Classic: A Classic Success West Allis, Wis. 4 JUNE 2008 -- The inaugural Rex Mays Classic vintage Indycar exhibition went off without a hitch on Sunday, June 1, 2008, as twelve vintage cars from 1931-1997 took to The Milwaukee ...

Wed 18 Jun 2008
Showcase of Gulf racing history at Goodwood Festival

Showcase of Gulf racing history at Goodwood Festival

Showcase of Gulf racing history at Goodwood Festival 2008 Le Mans class-winning Aston Martin amongst exhibits Fresh from its GT1 win at the weekend's Le Mans 24 Hours, the victorious Gulf-liveried Aston Martin DBR9 will now return to the UK to...

Tue 02 Dec 2008
NA-F2000: Mosport releases 2009 schedule

NA-F2000: Mosport releases 2009 schedule

MOSPORT RELEASES 2009 MAJOR EVENT SCHEDULE BOWMANVILLE, ON (December 1, 2008) - Mosport International Raceway's 2009 major event schedule, released today, will again feature the only Canadian stop in North America's premier...

Wed 24 Sep 2008
Ventura Raceway to host Vintage motorcycles

Ventura Raceway to host Vintage motorcycles

VINTAGE MOTORCYCLE RACES CELEBRATE ASCOT GREATS VENTURA, Calif. (Sept. 24, 2008) -- Many of the greatest names in the history of flat track motorcycle racing will be reunited with their bikes and many of their fans...

Peter Hardman Goodwood Revival notes

Peter Hardman Goodwood Revival notes

RAC TT Victory at Goodwood Strakka Racing's Peter Hardman achieved a remarkable double last weekend. Not only was he competing in the Silverstone 24 Hours, but he was also racing a 1963 Ferrari 330 LMB in the Goodwood Revival meeting near ...

Thu 02 Oct 2008
Sir Stirling Moss awarded 'Spirit of the Woodcote Trophy'

Sir Stirling Moss awarded 'Spirit of the Woodcote Trophy'

Sir Stirling Moss presented with Fiskens' 'Spirit of the Woodcote Trophy' award A third season of the Fiskens-supported Royal Automobile Club Woodcote Trophy came to a thrilling finale at the glorious Spa-Francorchamps this weekend where the ...

Wed 24 Sep 2008
ArmsUp Motorsports Road America summary

ArmsUp Motorsports Road America summary

"Walter Vollrath Scores First Podium finish For ArmsUp Motorsports in Vintage Competition" ELKHART LAKE, Wis. -- Walter Vollrath scored his first podium finish behind the wheel of his 1978 Lola 497 Sports Racer at Road America over the...

Thu 12 Jun 2008
Road America Classic Cycle Racing news

Road America Classic Cycle Racing news

Classic Cycle Racing and Stunt Bikes on Track at Road America Elkhart Lake, Wis., June 11, 2008 -- The Road America Vintage Motorcycle Weekend, June 13-15, 2008, will showcase a variety of classic to modern racing motorcycles in both racing and...

Tue 02 Sep 2008
Peter Hardman Ferrari Historic Challenge summary

Peter Hardman Ferrari Historic Challenge summary

Peter Hardman Races to a Brace of Podiums in Hungary Peter Hardman had a very successful weekend at the Hungaroring, 20 kilometres outside Budapest, racing in the 2008 Shell Ferrari Historic Challenge (August 30th-31st). The Strakka Racing team...

Tue 13 May 2008
Mondello Park Formula 500 historic race preview

Mondello Park Formula 500 historic race preview

Mondello Celebrates Forty Years with Historic Single Seater Race Mondello Park will reverberate once again to the fantastic rumble of Formula 5000 cars as part of its fortieth anniversary celebrations this weekend (May 17th & 18th). The...

Thu 15 May 2008
Official recognition for the Yamaha Classic Racing Team

Official recognition for the Yamaha Classic Racing Team

Yamaha Motor Europe NV has officially announced its support for the Yamaha Classic Racing Team, founded and managed by former Yamaha GP mechanic Ferry Brouwer. In addition to a financial element, the support will include technical as well as ...

Wed 24 Sep 2008
Cars International Goodwood Revival notes

Cars International Goodwood Revival notes

Cars International Kensington brings Grand Prix past and present to fabulous Goodwood Revival Brundle, Newey, Horner and Hoare star in Sussex Cars International Kensington are known throughout the World for the supply of historic and high ...

Thu 14 Aug 2008
Porsche Motorsport Monterey Historics preview

Porsche Motorsport Monterey Historics preview

PORSCHE MOTORSPORT NORTH AMERICA TO HOLD OPEN HOUSE AT THE 35TH MONTEREY HISTORIC AUTOMOBILE RACES THIS WEEKEND MONTEREY, Calif. - As part of Porsche's celebration of its 60th Anniversary, Porsche Motorsport North America (PMNA) will have a ...

Tue 29 Jul 2008
Silverstone Classic summary

Silverstone Classic summary

The 2008 edition of the Silverstone Classic was an event to remember as an impressive 57,000 visitors enjoyed a sun-drenched weekend with top-level entertainment and driving. London's foremost historic automobile dealership Fiskens and the ...

Thu 17 Jul 2008
FV10 at Goodwood Festival of Speed

FV10 at Goodwood Festival of Speed

FV10 may well have been the new boys in the F1 Paddock at this year's Festival of Speed but they certainly didn't look out of place. Over the three days of the Festival FV10 had the opportunity to show the level of presentation and service Tim...

Tue 25 Nov 2008
HSCC: Michael Lyons awards ceremony notes

HSCC: Michael Lyons awards ceremony notes

LYONS SHOWERED WITH ACCOLADES AT HSCC AWARDS EVENING Outstanding young racing driver Michael Lyons rounded off a highly successful 2008 in fine style at the Historic Sports Car Club awards evening on Saturday, 22nd November -- the Felsted ...

Wed 13 Aug 2008
Watkins Glen Int'l news 2008-08-13

Watkins Glen Int'l news 2008-08-13

BRIAN REDMAN NAMED GRAND MARSHAL & HONORED GUEST Redman, F-5000, Triumph, and the 50th Anniversary of Lola Will Be Honored During the U.S. Vintage Grand Prix Watkins Glen, NY (August 13, 2008) -- Brian Redman, one of the most ...

Sun 27 Jul 2008
AARWBA to honor Steve Earle

AARWBA to honor Steve Earle

AMERICAN AUTO RACING WRITERS AND BROADCASTERS ASSOCIATION TO HONOR MONTEREY HISTORIC AUTOMOBILE RACES FOUNDER Burbank, California. The American Auto Racing Writers and Broadcasters Association (AARWBA) will honor Steve Earle founding father of...

Wed 30 Jul 2008
VIRginia Int'l Raceway news 2008-07-29

VIRginia Int'l Raceway news 2008-07-29

Historic Racing Motorcycles Join AMA Superbikes at Big Kahuna Superbike Nationals DANVILLE, VA - The AMA Big Kahuna Superbike Nationals is always one of the most popular events on the VIRginia International Raceway calendar and this year's...