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Thu 17 May 2007
Silverstone classic news 2007-05-17

Silverstone classic news 2007-05-17

PORSCHE 956 AND 962 ICONS TO STAR AT SILVERSTONE CLASSIC Up to 35 cars from the charismatic era of 1980s endurance racing will battle it out at this year's Silverstone Classic, in association with Bonhams, taking place on 27/28/29 July. Powerful...

Tue 15 May 2007
RACE: Sports 2000 30th birthday at Road America

RACE: Sports 2000 30th birthday at Road America

Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin, May 15, 2007 - Over seventy-five Sports 2000 drivers will be gathering to celebrate this popular class' 30th "birthday party" at the historic Road America track in Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin. Competitors from California, ...

Fri 04 May 2007
Bob Snodgrass life celebrated

Bob Snodgrass life celebrated

Family, Friends and Competitors Gather to Celebrate the Life of Bob Snodgrass JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (May 2, 2007) -- In a tribute befitting of his numerous contributions to motorsports, the City of Jacksonville and the automotive retail industry,...

Porsche Rennsport Reunion III lineup

Porsche Rennsport Reunion III lineup

PORSCHE ANNOUNCES INITIAL LINEUP OF FEATURED CARS AND DRIVERS FOR PORSCHE RENNSPORT REUNION III ATLANTA, GA -- May 3, 2007 -- No less than 20 thundering Porsche 917s and approximately 30 Porsche 956/962 prototypes plus the famous drivers...

Sat 28 Apr 2007
Robert Snodgrass Jr 1942-2007

Robert Snodgrass Jr 1942-2007

Robert F. "Bob" Snodgrass, Jr. - September 25, 1942 - April 24, 2007 JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (April 25, 2007) - Last evening while at home Robert F. Snodgrass, Jr. peacefully passed away at the age of 64. Mr. Snodgrass, a native of Elmira, New ...

Fri 27 Apr 2007
Bob Snodgrass passes awayHeadline

Bob Snodgrass passes away

Brumos Racing's Bob Snodgrass died Tuesday in Jacksonville, Fla. The cause of death unknown as this is written. No matter, Robert F. Snodgrass Jr., CEO of Brumos Porsche and Brumos Motorcars, is gone at 64. Legends induction ceremony:...

Thu 26 Apr 2007
NHRA National Hot Rod Reunion news 2007-04-25

NHRA National Hot Rod Reunion news 2007-04-25

Holley NHRA National Hot Rod Reunion Expected to Bring Millions of Dollars to Local Economy Columbus-area business will benefit from influx of hot rodders, racers Holley NHRA National Hot Rod Reunion: June 15-17, National Trail ...

Thu 12 Apr 2007
CHAMPCAR/CART: Vegas Grand Prix post-race notes

CHAMPCAR/CART: Vegas Grand Prix post-race notes

Inaugural Vegas Grand Prix deemed a success LAS VEGAS (April 12, 2007) -- As predicted when the inaugural Vegas Grand Prix was announced last September, organizers held a race and one incredible party broke out through the streets of downtown...

Wed 11 Apr 2007
Portland Historic Races news 2007-04-11

Portland Historic Races news 2007-04-11

Baxter Auto Parts Portland Historic Races to include special guests George Follmer and Tony Adamowicz PORTLAND, Ore. - April 11, 2007 - The Baxter Auto Parts Portland Historic Races is pleased to welcome special guests Tony Adamowicz and ...

Thu 05 Apr 2007
Dick Thompson to attend VIR Gold Cup event

Dick Thompson to attend VIR Gold Cup event

Legendary Corvette Driver Returning to VIR DANVILLE, VA. -- April 4 -- Dr. Dick Thompson, the "Flying Dentist" who drove Corvettes and Porsches to numerous victories in sports car races of the 50s and 60s plans to return to one of the classic...

Thu 29 Mar 2007
Carroll Shelby returns to VIR

Carroll Shelby returns to VIR

"Father of the Cobra" Returns to VIR for 50th Anniversary Reunion DANVILLE, VA - Carroll Shelby, star race driver of the 50s, originator of the legendary Cobra and legend in sports car racing, will return to the scene of one of his most ...

Fri 16 Mar 2007
March Madness post-event notes

March Madness post-event notes

March Madness? Nope! March Meet Madness 49th Year of Racing Draws Thousands To Auto Club Famoso Raceway BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (Mar. 16, 2007) -- The March Meet is Back. And How! Local television stations reported thousands of spectators and hot...

Wed 14 Mar 2007
March Meet final eliminations summary

March Meet final eliminations summary

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - March 11, 2007 - Stephen Romanazzi won Sunday's Nostalgia Funny Car Final when Chris Krabill left early, turning on the red light at Auto Club Famoso Raceway during the 49th anniversary of the March Meet. The three-day ...

Day three on Amelia Island

Day three on Amelia Island

Amelia Island - Day 3 After two days that had hundreds of motorheads spinning, we got down Sunday to real business at hand - 12th Annual Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance. Combining the informality of Goodwood with a like concept in car ...

Mon 12 Mar 2007
Day two on Amelia Island

Day two on Amelia Island

Amelia Island - Day 2 The second day of the 12th Annual Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance at was a racer's delight. The panel of Sir Stirling Moss, John Surtees MBE, John Fitch, Brian Redman, Vic Elford, Hershel McGriff, Alain de Cadenet,...

Sun 11 Mar 2007
Day one on Amelia Island

Day one on Amelia Island

Amelia Island - Day 1 The festivities surrounding the 12th Annual Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance kicked off Friday in and around The Ritz-Carlton. The brainchild - or perhaps the love-child - of Jacksonville's Bill Warner, the event...

Wed 07 Mar 2007
Drag racing March Meet preview

Drag racing March Meet preview

'Cackle Corral' Makes Debut at March Meet Tribute to legendary drag cars will light up Auto Club Famoso Raceway Saturday night, Mar. 10 BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (Mar. 6, 2007) -- Flames will light up the sky at historic Auto Club Famoso Raceway at 6...

Tue 06 Mar 2007
Drag racing March Meet - Hight interview

Drag racing March Meet - Hight interview

Fast Chat with Robert Hight, Grand Marshal, 2007 Bakersfield March Meet, Mar. 9-11 BAKERSFIELD, Calif. -- (Mar. 5, 2007) -- Robert Hight, Grand Marshal of the 2007 Bakersfield March Meet, Mar. 9-11 at Auto Club Famoso Raceway, took time from his...

Thu 01 Mar 2007
Grand Marshals named for AMA Vintage Days
AMA

Grand Marshals named for AMA Vintage Days

'WILLIE G.' & 'SPRINGER' NAMED GRAND MARSHALS OF AMA VINTAGE MOTORCYCLE DAYS PICKERINGTON, Ohio -- The American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) has announced that Willie G. Davidson and Jay Springsteen will be honored as the "Grand Marshals" of...

Tue 27 Feb 2007
Racing is the March Meet's reason

Racing is the March Meet's reason

Racing is the March Meet's Reason Top NHRA Competitors Make March Meet a Must BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (Feb. 26, 2007) -- Ron Capps drives a Fuel Funny Car in the NHRA POWERade Drag Racing Series 23 weekends a year. What does he do on his off...

Mon 12 Feb 2007
Reno Historic Races to feature H-Modified

Reno Historic Races to feature H-Modified

Fourth Annual Reno Historic Races to feature an H-Modified Reunion; Tony Settember as special guest FERNLEY, Nev. - Feb. 12, 2007 - The Reno Historic Races will honor the H-Modified racing class, the longest-lived internationally...

Wed 31 Jan 2007
Deuces Wild returns to Parks Museum

Deuces Wild returns to Parks Museum

Wally Parks NHRA Motorsports Museum Continues 'Deuces Wild' Celebration, Feb. 7-June 18 10 of the Most Significant '32 Ford Hot Rods Displayed in New 75th Anniversary Exhibits POMONA, Calif. (Jan. 31, 2007) -- The celebration continues at the...

Tue 30 Jan 2007
Portland Historic races dates announced

Portland Historic races dates announced

Portland Historic Races highlights Porsche as the featured marque; also honors the big-bore thunder of Historic Trans-Am PORTLAND, Ore. - January 30, 2007 - The Portland Historic Races has named the classic Porsche sports car as the featured ...

Fri 19 Jan 2007
Hight named Grand Marshal of March Meet

Hight named Grand Marshal of March Meet

Hight Named Grand Marshal of March Meet Auto Club/John Force Racing Driver Will Preside Over 49th Year of Racing at Auto Club Famoso Raceway BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (Jan. 17, 2007) -- Robert Hight, NHRA's 2005 Rookie of the Year, will serve as...

Tue 16 Jan 2007
Porsche Rennsport Reunion III 2007 event set

Porsche Rennsport Reunion III 2007 event set

DAYTONA INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY TO HOST PORSCHE RENNSPORT REUNION III IN NOVEMBER OF 2007 World's Largest Gathering of Porsche Race Cars and Drivers to Highlight Porsche 917 and Celebrate 25th Anniversary of Porsche 956/962 ATLANTA, GA - Dec....