Goodwood Members Meeting 2015 – Picture Gallery

Start of the Bruce McLaren race for Pre-1966 CanAm and Group 7 Prototypes - Goodwood Members Meeting 2015

The 73rd Goodwood Members' Meeting was held March 20-22, 2015 at the 2.4-mile Goodwood Motor Circuit in West Sussex, England. The Members' Meeting was revived in 2014 for Members of the Goodwood Road Racing Club to continue the tradition of the 71 club motor sport events held at Goodwood from 1948-66. The Goodwood Members Meeting 2015 featured twelve races, including the Gerry Marshall Trophy for Group 1 … [Read more...]

Goodwood Members’ Meeting 2015 – Graham Hill Trophy

Graham Hill Trophy Race - Goodwood Members Meeting 2015

The Graham Hill Trophy at the Goodwood Members’ Meeting 2015 was held March 20-22 at the 2.4-mile Goodwood Motor Circuit in West Sussex, England. The race for closed-cockpit Grand Touring cars from the golden era of 1960 to 1966 was named in honor of great Graham Hill. A magnificent grid full of AC Cobras, Jaguar E-Types, Aston Martins and more powering around the circuit with their lights ablaze highlighted the … [Read more...]

And Then The Rains Came – 1965 Sebring 12 Hours Race Profile

Winning Chaparral 2A of Jim Hall and Hap Sharp (photo: Dave Nicholas)

And Then The Rains Came - The 1965 Sebring 12 Hours Grand Prix of Endurance Story by Louis Galanos | Photos as credited Whether driver, crew member, race official or spectator, no one who attended the 1965 running of the 12 Hours of Sebring will ever forget that race. A record crowd of over 50,000 race fans came expecting a race to remember, and the foremost sports car race in this country didn’t disappoint … [Read more...]

Amelia Island Concours 2015 – Report and Photos

The Legend with his Race Cars - Stirling Moss with a a selection of his finest race cars at the Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance 2015

The Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance 2015 was held March 12-15th on the 10th and 18th fairways of the Golf Club of Amelia Island adjacent to the Ritz-Carlton in Amelia Island, Florida. The event attracted a crowd of over 32,000 and more than 315 cars and motorcycles on display. With fantastic weather and friendly Sports Car Digest fans at every turn the Amelia Island Concours weekend couldn’t have been better. This … [Read more...]

Cars and Coffee at Amelia Island Concours 2015 – Photos

Cars and Coffee at 2015 Amelia Island Concours

The Cars and Coffee at the 2015 Amelia Island Concours was held Saturday, March 14th on Amelia Island, Florida. Blue skies greeted the full field of more than 250 classic and exotic cars on display well before the official 9:00am start time. The 3rd annual event was staged on the 10th and 18th fairways of the Golf Club at the Ritz-Carlton, the same show field for the headline Concours d'Elegance. Similar to the … [Read more...]

Zandvoort Grand Prix 2014 – Masters Sports Car Photo Gallery

Ferrari 365 GTB/4 Daytona

The Zandvoort Grand Prix 2014 was held 29-31 August at the seaside Circuit Park Zandvoort in the Netherlands. This year’s Zandvoort GP featured the FIA Masters Historic Sports Car Championship, a series for Le Mans-style sports cars and Group 4 period cars from 1962 up to 1974. FIA Masters Historic Sports Cars make for a superb sight, with the big-bangers battling with the smaller-engined sports prototypes and GT … [Read more...]

Amelia Island Concours 2015 – Preview

BMW CSL Class

The Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance returns to Amelia Island, Florida on March 12-15, 2015 for the 20th running of the Concours regarded as one of the top automotive events in the world. Always held the second full weekend in March, the Concours will draw 250 rare vehicles from collections around the world. Staged at the Ritz-Carlton on Amelia Island and the adjacent Golf Club of Amelia Island at Summer Beach, … [Read more...]

Geneva Motor Show 2015 – Photo Gallery

McLaren P1 GTR

The Geneva International Motor Show 2015 will be staged March 5-15 at the Geneva Palexpo in Geneva, Switzerland. Nearly 220 exhibitors presented approximately 900 vehicles at this year's event. Similar to 2012, 2013 and 2014, the 85th edition of the Geneva Motor Show saw many significant automotive debuts, headlined by the McLaren P1 GTR and 675LT; Ferrari 488 GTB; Aston Martin Vulcan; Bentley EXP 10 Speed 6 and … [Read more...]

Goodwood Members’ Meeting 2014 – Photo Gallery

Start of the Le Mans racer parade laps

The inaugural Goodwood Members' Meeting was staged March 29-30, 2014 at the 2.4-mile Goodwood Motor Circuit in West Sussex, England. The Goodwood Members’ Meeting is a new style of motor racing event, conceived by Lord March to recreate the atmosphere and camaraderie of the original BARC Members’ Meetings held 'in period' at Goodwood through the 1950s and 1960s. In advance of this month's 73rd Goodwood Members’ … [Read more...]

Legend Boucles de Bastogne Rally 2015 – Report and Photos

Toyota Celica ST 165

The Legend Boucles de Bastogne 2015 was held 20-21 February outside the town of Bastogne in Belgium. The field of participants in the 9th annual regularity rally was again greeted with demanding conditions that made navigating the Belgian Ardennes countryside even more difficult. The famed Boucles de Spa Rally was held between 1953 and 1990, known for its snowy weather and a landscape that challenged the world’s … [Read more...]

Sebring Saga – 1965 Sebring 12 Hours Profile

Bizzarrini Iso Grifo A3C

Sebring Saga - The Story of Two Bizzarrini Iso Grifos at the 1965 Sebring 12 Hour Grand Prix By Louis Galanos | Photos as credited In March the Sebring International Raceway (SIR) will celebrate a couple of anniversaries that are part of the significant motorsports history of that legendary track. This year marks the 40th anniversary of the first win by BMW with the overall honors going to British driver … [Read more...]

Kuwait Concours d’Elegance 2015 – Report and Photos

1955 Mercedes-Benz 300 SLR Uhlenhaut Coupe

The Kuwait Concours d'Elegance 2015 was held February 11-14 at Marina Crescent by the Arabian Gulf in Kuwait City. After a brief hiatus, the Kuwait Concours returned in 2015 under the patronage of the His Highness Sheikh Nasser Al-Mohammad Al-Ahmad Al-Jabir Al-Sabah and organized by the Kuwait Historical, Vintage and Classic Cars Museum. This year's Concours saw a field of approximately 100 classic cars from the … [Read more...]

Spa Six Hours 2014 – U2TC Photo Gallery

Alfa Romeo Giulia Sprint GTA

The Spa Six Hours 2014 was held September 19-21 at the 4.352-mile Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps in Belgium. This year's historic races featured Under Two-Litre Touring Cars (U2TC), a series for pre-1966 Touring Cars with engines less than two-litres in displacement. A field primarily consisting of Alfa Romeo GTA, Ford Lotus Cortina and Mini Cooper S models celebrated the bygone era of the European Touring Car … [Read more...]

Salon Retromobile 2015 – Report and Photos

Fiskens Stand at 2015 Salon Retromobile

Report and photos by Csaba Kiss The Salon Retromobile 2015 was held 4-8 February at the Porte de Versailles Exhibition Center in Paris, France. Retromobile celebrated the 40th anniversary of one of the biggest indoor classic car events in the world in a truly royal way. The Parisian show and trade is the traditional season opener of the European classic automotive scene and the nearly 100,000 visitors of the … [Read more...]

Spa Six Hours 2014 – Woodcote Trophy Picture Gallery

Jaguar D-Type at Spa Six Hours 2014

The Spa Six Hours 2014 was held September 19-21 at the 4.352-mile Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps in Belgium. This year's battle in the Ardennes featured a combined Woodcote Trophy and Stirling Moss Trophy race that saw a spectacular 53-car field, with 16 car marques spanning Aston Martin to Jowett. Chris Ward's Lister-Jaguar Costin and the Cooper-Jaguar T38 driven by Andrew Hall and Patrick Blakeney-Edwards were the … [Read more...]