Report and photos by Rich Martin The vintage racers of the Vintage Sports Car Club of America (VSCCA) were the stars at the 4th Annual New Jersey Vintage Grand Prix and Family Festival, held May 27-29, 2011 at New Jersey Motorsports Park in Millville. The New Jersey Vintage Grand Prix 2011 was the largest yet with an airshow at the neighboring Millville Airport, while the infield of Thunderbolt Raceway at New … [Read more...]
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Story and photos by Rich Martin By the time the 1973 United States Grand Prix came around I practically made Watkins Glen my second address. My big brother Joe really started something special for me, between Grand Prix racing, Can-Am, Le Mans sports cars, Trans Am, Formula A/5000, and any other sports car event we could go to, it was just about all I was thinking about! We had been to a number of events … [Read more...]
Report and photos by Rich Martin The Vintage Sports Car Club of America (VSCCA) made its 3rd annual visit to New Jersey Motorsports Park in Millville, New Jersey on May 21-23, 2010 for the newly renamed New Jersey Vintage Grand Prix. A field of more than 80 cars in six categories competed on the fast Thunderbolt Circuit at New Jersey Motorsports Park, with overcast and occasionally damp weather conditions. … [Read more...]
Story and photos by Rich Martin Any race weekend at Watkins Glen is a great event but for me, the July 1970 Six Hours and Can-Am at Watkins Glen holds special meaning. At the ripe old age of 15, armed with a Minolta SRT-101 camera and a pair of lenses I was already a “veteran” race fan, having been to Lime Rock for two events, an SCCA regional and the 1970 Trans-Am. This was my first trip to the Glen and it was … [Read more...]
The New Jersey Vintage Race - History of Speed was held October 2-4, 2009 on 2.25 mile Thunderbolt Raceway at New Jersey Motorsports Park in Millville, New Jersey. Sanctioned by SVRA, the New Jersey Vintage Races featured 10 groups, with practice and qualifying sessions on Friday and Saturday … [Read more...]
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