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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...

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...

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 ...

Sat 19 Jan 2008
RACE: CHAMPCAR/CART: Road America 2008 schedule

RACE: CHAMPCAR/CART: Road America 2008 schedule

Road America 2008 Season Schedule Announced Elkhart Lake, Wis., January 15, 2008 - Road America has announced its 2008 season schedule. The dates and events are as follows: May 16-18 Spring Vintage Weekend (SVRA) May 17 Family Tailgate ...

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...

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...

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 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...

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

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...

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 ...

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...

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 ...

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 23 Apr 2008
Portland Historics salutes Danica Patrick

Portland Historics salutes Danica Patrick

Portland Historic Races salutes Danica Patrick's IndyCar win as part of its celebration of Women in Motorsports PORTLAND, Ore. - April 21, 2008 - The Portland Historic Races, which is celebrating "Women in Motorsports" at this summer's event,...

Wed 24 Sep 2008
VIRginia Int'l Raceway SVRA pre-event notes

VIRginia Int'l Raceway SVRA pre-event notes

SVRA Vintage Sports Cars Returning to VIR DANVILLE, VA -- VIR brings back sports car road racing the way it was in the "good old days" this weekend with the Sportscar Vintage Racing Association's VIR Fall Festival, September 27-28.. Combining...

Mon 22 Dec 2008
Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance news 2008-12-22

Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance news 2008-12-22

VETERAN RACER HOBBS TO BE HONORED When the 14th annual Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance rolls around March 13-15, 2009, veteran racer David Hobbs will be our honoree, and we are looking forward to a very entertaining weekend with one of ...

Wed 24 Sep 2008
Fiskens Goodwood Revival notes

Fiskens Goodwood Revival notes

Fiskens celebrate Goodwood anniversary in style Fiskens, London's foremost Historic Automobile dealership, celebrated the tenth anniversary of the Goodwood Revival in stunning style both on and off track at the weekend. Managing Director...

Thu 28 Feb 2008
Portland Historic races news 2008-02-26

Portland Historic races news 2008-02-26

Portland Historic Races celebrates Women in Motorsports as a special feature at this summer's event PORTLAND, Ore. - Feb. 26, 2008 - There have been many notable women drivers in the elite history of motorsports racing, from Helle Nice in the ...

Fri 25 Apr 2008
Bugatti Royale Coupe to show at Saint-Cloud

Bugatti Royale Coupe to show at Saint-Cloud

THE BUGATTI ROYALE COUPE NAPOLEON ON THE ROAD TO THE "SAINT-CLOUD CONCOURS D'ELEGANCE" It is by road that the famous Coupe Napoleon, Ettore Bugatti's personal car, will make its entrance at the Saint-Cloud Elegance Competition. The Coupe ...

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...

Fri 01 Aug 2008
Pebble Beach Concours news 2008-07-31

Pebble Beach Concours news 2008-07-31

PRESERVATION TREASURES, INCLUDING FIRST PRODUCTION PORSCHE, TO APPEAR AT AUG. 17 PEBBLE BEACH CONCOURS d'ELEGANCE Prewar and postwar preservation classes show cars can be original only once PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (July 31, 2008) - Every third...

Wed 30 Apr 2008
New Jersey Motorsports Park news 2008-04-30

New Jersey Motorsports Park news 2008-04-30

Update on New Jersey Motorsports Park: Tickets On Sale, Paving Progressing, Buildings Nearing Completion, Schedule Updated Millville, NJ - April 30, 2008 -- With less than 80 days remaining to the official opening of New Jersey Motorsports Park,...

Fri 18 Jul 2008
Gulf Retail at Goodwood Festival of Speed
F1

Gulf Retail at Goodwood Festival of Speed

Gulf, Goodwood and Lewis Hamilton! Gulf Retail CEO, Jonathan Turner, considered himself to be one of the luckiest men alive during last weekend's Goodwood Festival of Speed. Not only did the organisers of Britain's largest motorsport event ...

Fri 11 Jul 2008
Road America news 2008-07-10

Road America news 2008-07-10

Vintage Event to Celebrate Several Racing Milestones Elkhart Lake, Wis., July 9, 2008 - Every year vintage car enthusiasts gather at Road America to celebrate the beauty and performance of the world's greatest race cars. This year the Kohler ...

Wed 24 Sep 2008
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 ...

Fri 12 Sep 2008
Utah Miller Motorsports Park news 2008-09-10

Utah Miller Motorsports Park news 2008-09-10

Jay Leno's Race Team Entered in Heroes of Speed Event at Miller Motorsports Park TOOELE VALLEY, UTAH (September 10, 2008) -- Most people know "The Tonight Show" host Jay Leno as one of America's leading automobile and motorcycle enthusiasts,...

Fri 19 Sep 2008
Goodwood Revival lures F1 star into comeback

Goodwood Revival lures F1 star into comeback

Goodwood Revival lures F1 star into comeback Former F1 and TV star Martin Brundle has been lured into making his racing comeback by Goodwood for this weekend's cult Revival event (19-21 September). The prestigious retro motor racing spectacular...

Mon 23 Jun 2008
Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course SVRA event facts

Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course SVRA event facts

VINTAGE GRAND PRIX OF MID-OHIO FACT SHEET WHAT: Vintage Grand Prix of Mid-Ohio Thousands of vintage car enthusiasts will gather from across North America WHERE: Mid-Ohio ...

Mon 29 Sep 2008
AMA announces 2009 Vintage Motorcycle Days

AMA announces 2009 Vintage Motorcycle Days

American Motorcyclist Association announces dates for 2009 AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days PICKERINGTON, Ohio--The American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) has announced that the 2009 edition of AMA Vintage Motorcycle Days will take place July 24-26,...

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...

Wed 16 Jul 2008
2009 Portland Historic Races news 2008-07-14

2009 Portland Historic Races news 2008-07-14

The Baxter Auto Parts Portland Historic Races announces IMSA GTP as the feature for its 2009 event; Parker Johnstone to be Grand Marshal PORTLAND, Ore. - July 14, 2009 - On the heels of a successful 2008 event, the Baxter Auto Parts Portland ...