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Thu 28 Sep 2000
Castle Hill show report

Castle Hill show report

CASTLE HILL CONCOURS D'ELEGANCE PRESNTED BY BMW IPSWICH, MASS. SEPT. 24, 2000 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2000 "Best-of-Show" at Castle Hill a '29 Rolls-Royce built in New England IPSWICH, MASS....

Sun 10 Sep 2000
Sat 16 Sep 2000
Dan Gurney's Historic V-12 Grand Prix Eagle
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Dan Gurney's Historic V-12 Grand Prix Eagle

Dan Gurney's historic V 12 Grand Prix Eagle goes back home to Indiana With the approaching US Grand Prix in Indianapolis, interest is again high in regard to American participation in and contribution to the sport of Formula I in the past and...

Tue 12 Sep 2000
Sat 01 Jan 2000
Barney Wimmer Dies at 87

Barney Wimmer Dies at 87

Harry M. "Barney" Wimmer, 87, race car chief mechanic, restorer, died December 30th in Altoona, PA. Services for Barney Wimmer will be at 1:00 PM, January 3, 2000 in Daniel R. Myers Funeral Home in Altoona, PA with calling from 11:00 AM.

Mon 05 Jun 2000
Sat 12 Aug 2000
Wed 06 Sep 2000
Roush Racing Mustang returns to the Glen

Roush Racing Mustang returns to the Glen

Famous Trans-Am Roush Racing Mustang to Return to the Glen Watkins Glen, New York: Remember the days of Trans-Am at the Glen? They are being relived at the Glen for the annual Zippo U.S. Vintage Grand Prix, September 8-10. Now you can see the...

Thu 13 Apr 2000
Walter Mitty Challenge puts history in the fast lane

Walter Mitty Challenge puts history in the fast lane

Braselton, Ga.- Racing history will come alive April 28-30 during the 23rd annual Walter Mitty Challenge at Road Atlanta. Sponsored by Historic Sportscar Racing (HSR), the Walter Mitty Challenge features more than 425 vintage and historic race...

Mon 10 Apr 2000
Strathfiled Formula Adelaide Geoff Farmer; superb performance

Strathfiled Formula Adelaide Geoff Farmer; superb performance

(TX} Following on from his race one victory, 48 year old Geoff Farmer drove his Lotus 49B superbly to take the race win in the second Stathfield Formula Adelaide race today. Farmer's main rival Pete Lovely was forced to start from the rear of ...

Wed 28 Jun 2000
Golden Wheels Exhibition at Stateline Speedway

Golden Wheels Exhibition at Stateline Speedway

Golden Wheels Exhibition - June 24, 2000 Stateline Speedway - Post Falls, ID By George R. Hespe Although Stateline Speedway was not running Friday night racing, as was expected when the Golden Wheels exhibition schedule was set ...

Wed 12 Apr 2000
John Penton Named Grand Marshal

John Penton Named Grand Marshal

Penton, Father of Off-Road Motorcycles, Named Grand Marshal of VMD West SONOMA, Calif. - John Penton had no idea that on March 7, 1968 he would revolutionize the world of off-road motorcycle racing when the first 125cc Berkshire Penton ...

Mon 03 Apr 2000
Circuit of Galway Classic Car Trial set

Circuit of Galway Classic Car Trial set

Galway Motor Club has announced plans for it's first ever "Retro" event, to be known as The Circuit of Galway Classic car trial. It will take place on April 15th and 16th 2000, and will primarily cater for cars registered before 1976. More modern...

Tue 08 Feb 2000
Historic Sportscar Racing Joins VSCCA at Lime Rock

Historic Sportscar Racing Joins VSCCA at Lime Rock

Historic Sportscar Racing Joins VSCCA At Lime Rock Park Vintage Festival LAKEVILLE, Conn. - One of the largest vintage and historic car racing weekends in the Northeast will be even bigger and better in 2000. Historic Sportscar Racing will ...

Mon 27 Nov 2000
Queensland Racing Drivers historic Group N r

Queensland Racing Drivers historic Group N r

Queensland Racing Drivers Association Race Meeting -Historic Group N Race Entry and Qualifying The weekend of the 28th and 29th of October saw the annual QRDA Race Meeting at Lakeside, with a strong field of 25 cars entered. In the Holden ...

Thu 07 Sep 2000
E. Fittipaldi, car to be reunited at Watkins Glen

E. Fittipaldi, car to be reunited at Watkins Glen

EMERSON FITTIPALDI TO BE REUNITED WITH CHAMPIONSHIP FORMULA 2 LOTUS AT WATKINS GLEN Watkins Glen, NY (September 5, 2000) - Emerson Fittipaldi will be reunited with his 1971 Lotus 69 Formula 2 car at this weekend's Zippo U.S. Vintage Grand...

Sat 29 Jul 2000
Artist Nicholas Watts To exhibit at Watkins Glen

Artist Nicholas Watts To exhibit at Watkins Glen

Watkins Glen NY (July 27, 2000) - Renown artist Nic Watts in conjunction with Classical Impressions and Watkins Glen International will be hosting a very rare exhibition during Zippo U.S. Vintage Grand Prix weekend at The Glen. He will be...

Sat 05 Feb 2000
Daytona Historic Sports Car Enduro

Daytona Historic Sports Car Enduro

Daytona Beach, FL (February 4, 2000) -- Joe Hish and Walt Bohren turned back the clock at Daytona International Speedway Friday as they piloted the No. 22 1989 Spice Cosworth down a controversial path to victory lane in the Historic Sportscar...

Sat 06 May 2000
John Price Rallying Millennium Challenge

John Price Rallying Millennium Challenge

Wallasey Motor Club have announced they will be running a special 'Rally Weekend' this summer to celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Promenade Stages Rally. Having recently been given the approval by their Local Authority's Leisure Services...

Sat 07 Oct 2000
Historic Lakeside 2000 - Group N report

Historic Lakeside 2000 - Group N report

Lakeside Historic 2000 - Group N Race Report On the weekend of the 16th and 17th of September, Lakeside International Raceway played host to Queensland's biggest weekend of historic circuit racing. 44 Group N Touring cars were entered in two ...

Thu 31 Aug 2000
Watkins Glen Formula One entiries

Watkins Glen Formula One entiries

Watkins Glen, NY (August 30, 2000) - Watkins Glen International announced today that eight of the 39 Formula One cars scheduled to return to Watkins Glen September 8-10 will be former Formula One Grand Prix winners. The Formula One reunion is the...

Sun 09 Apr 2000
Strathfield Formula Adelaide race one report

Strathfield Formula Adelaide race one report

Geoff Farmer took advantage of his pole position in the in his 1968 Lotus 49B Cosworth to take a flag to flag victory in the shortened first race of the Strathfield Formula Adelaide. Hounding Farmer throughout the entire event was the Lotus 49...

Mon 27 Nov 2000
Killarney Historic Stages Rally preview

Killarney Historic Stages Rally preview

The leading lights of Historic, Post-Historic and Classic rallying are heading to Kerry next weekend for the 2000 Gleneagle Hotel / KoS Construction Killarney Historic Stages Rally. Each category features the defending titleist, with a host of ...

Sun 10 Sep 2000
Revised Sunday Schedule Watkins Glen Vintage Grand Prix

Revised Sunday Schedule Watkins Glen Vintage Grand Prix

<pre> SUNDAY REVISED SCHEDULE ZIPPO U.S. VINTAGE GRAND PRIX WEEKEND 7:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M. WGI Registration open 8 - 9:15 A.M. Warm-ups 9:15 A.M. MIKE STOTT - PAINE WEBBER GLEN CLASSIC ENDURO 10:30 A.M. Formula One - Warm-up 10:45 A.M.

Mon 10 Apr 2000
Pete Lovely, 74, wins Strathfield Formulas Adelaide race three

Pete Lovely, 74, wins Strathfield Formulas Adelaide race three

74 year old American Pete Lovely put his race two problems behind him in his Lotus 49B Cosworth to take a hard fought victory ahead of Geoff Farmer and the Brabham BT11A of Mike Ryves in the final Strathfield Formula Adelaide event. Lovely had...

Thu 20 Jan 2000
Road Atlanta 2000 Schedule

Road Atlanta 2000 Schedule

Braselton, GA- Road Atlanta's 2000 season marks thirty years of motor racing at the historic road course in Braselton, GA. The busy season is highlighted by the Historic Sportscar Racing Walter Mitty Challenge, the American Motorcycle Association...

Tue 08 Feb 2000
Lime Rock Park 2000 Schedule

Lime Rock Park 2000 Schedule

Lime Rock Has Exciting New Events for 2000 Season Memorial Day and Vintage Weekends Will Feature Fresh Look LAKEVILLE, Conn. - Lime Rock Park is poised for its biggest season ever in 2000 with the addition of new events, new amenities and ...

Wed 12 Apr 2000
Miami-Daytona USA bonus money

Miami-Daytona USA bonus money

MIAMI (April 11, 2000) - To celebrate the revival of the Paul Revere 250, one of the most famous races in motorsports history, DAYTONA USA, "The Ultimate Motorsports Attraction," will offer $150,000 in bonus money to teams competing in three ...

Tue 11 Jul 2000
Sixth Annual Castle Hill Concours Sept. 24

Sixth Annual Castle Hill Concours Sept. 24

IPSWICH, Mass.: The Sixth Annual Castle Hill Concours d'Elegance - Antique Car Show, will be held on Sunday, September 24, 2000, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. (rain or shine). Tickets: $20 for adults and $10 for children. Tickets are available ...

Thu 27 Jul 2000
Summerfest at Watkins Glen

Summerfest at Watkins Glen

Watkins Glen, NY (July 26, 2000) - As part of Bosch Summerfest 2000 at Watkins Glen International on August 25 - 27, Nik and the Nice Guys will take to the stage and the historic Milestones exhibit will be on hand for fans to look back at the...

Wed 20 Sep 2000
New England's classic cars at Castle Hill

New England's classic cars at Castle Hill

CASTLE HILL CONCOURS D'ELEGANCE Ipswich, Mass. Sept. 23-24, 2000 Ipswich, Mass. (Sept. 19): Historic vehicles representing New England craftsmanship and initiative during the fledgling days of the auto industry will be featured at...

Sat 14 Oct 2000
Historic cars at Irwindale Oct. 14

Historic cars at Irwindale Oct. 14

Irwindale, Calif. - - That's what all the "Big Cars" used to be called, simply "Champ Cars" … Short for Championship Cars. The name referred to the national championship circuit, home-grown racing that was the top rung on the ladder of rough...

Sat 17 Jun 2000
Sprint Vintage GP fact sheet

Sprint Vintage GP fact sheet

<pre> WHAT: Sprint Vintage Grand Prix Round 4 of the 2000 Sportscar Vintage Racing Association WHERE: Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course Steam Corners Road Lexington, Ohio ...

Thu 11 May 2000
Sonoma; Dan Gurney Highlights Chrysler-Jeep Wine Country Classic

Sonoma; Dan Gurney Highlights Chrysler-Jeep Wine Country Classic

SONOMA, Calif. - It's been 30 years since the legendary Dan Gurney took his only checkered flag at Sears Point Raceway piloting an Eagle Indy Car around the twisting 12-turn, 2.52-mile road course. As it turned out, it would also be one of the...

Tue 12 Sep 2000
Sat 16 Sep 2000
US GP: Historic Forumla One cars
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US GP: Historic Forumla One cars

Part of the on-track activities at Indianapolis next week will be a parade of historic Formula One cars, some of which will be reunited with their original drivers for this special occasion. But the cars have already been seen by many fans ...