Eifel Rallye Festival 2014 – Report and Photos

1976 Lancia Stratos

The Eifel Rallye Festival 2014 was staged 24-26 July in the Eifel Mountains of Western Germany. A strong field of more than 160 rally machines from more than 30 manufacturers represented five decades of rallying history. The 3-day rally was held over eight special stages in and around the town of Daun, turning the volcanic Eifel region into the center of historic rally racing. The 2014 running of the Eifel Rallye … [Read more...]

Silverstone Classic 2014 – Report and Photos

Ferrari 512M

The Silverstone Classic 2014 was held 25-27 July at the historic 3.6 mile Silverstone Grand Prix circuit in Northamptonshire, England. The 24th annual vintage car races featured a field of more than 1100 classic race cars covering the full spectrum of motorsport greats. The wonderful line-up of 24 grids at the 2014 Silverstone Classic showcased more than eight decades of mouth-watering motorsport history featuring … [Read more...]

The Hawk at Road America 2014 – Report and Photos

Marc Devis, 65 Lola T70 Mk1

The Hawk at Road America with Brian Redman was held July 17-20, 2014 at the famed 4-mile, 14-turn Road America road course in Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin. Nestled in the Kettle Moraine region of Wisconsin, about an hour’s drive north of Milwaukee, Road America is one of the prettiest tracks in the United States. Postcard perfect weather greeted the nearly 450 entrants at this year's vintage race, formerly known as the … [Read more...]

Bruce’s Unfinished Business – McLaren M6-GT

2014 Pinehurst Concours

History’s top racing car manufacturers have always taken rather different approaches to their road-going products. Enzo Ferrari never cared for them all that much, as fantastic as many of them were, seeing them as a way to fund the next race car. Ferdinand Porsche, on the other hand, placed great importance on his company’s street cars and there was often a strong link between Porsches for the road and Porsches for … [Read more...]

McLaren F1 Owners Club Tour 2014 – Photo Gallery

1995 McLaren F1 GTR chassis 02R leads the 1996 McLaren F1 GTR chassis 13R, 1995 McLaren F1 GTR chassis 06R and and 1996 McLaren F1 GTR chassis 12R

The McLaren F1 Owners Club held a rally May 30th to June 1st, 2014 in the Tuscany region of Italy. A total of 18 McLaren F1 models participated in the three-day tour, of which six were the GTR racing variant and 12 were road cars. In addition, the Tour was supported by McLaren P1, 12C and 650S road cars. The McLaren F1 is considered by many to be one of the greatest cars of all time. Launched at a price of … [Read more...]

HMSA Sommet des Legendes 2014 – Report and Photos

Bud Moeller's Ferrari 312 T5.

The Historic Motor Sports Association (HMSA) Sommet des Legendes was held July 11-13, 2014 at Circuit Mont-Tremblant in Canada. Ferrari was the featured marque at this year’s historic car race, which also celebrated the 50th anniversary of the 2.65-mile, 15-turn road course in the Laurentian Mountains of Quebec. Formerly known as Saint Jovite, the demanding Circuit Mont-Tremblant has a proud history, opening in … [Read more...]

Le Mans Classic 2014 – Picture Gallery

1969 Porsche 917

The 2014 running of Le Mans Classic was staged 4-6 July at the famed 38-turn, 8.469-mile Circuit de la Sarthe in Le Mans, France. The seventh edition of this biennial event took place in front of more than 110,000 faithful enthusiasts that came to admire the cars that have written the history of the Le Mans 24 Hours. Le Mans Classic was created in 2002 by Peter Auto and the Automobile Club de l’Ouest to provide a … [Read more...]

Le Mans Classic 2014 – Behind the Scenes Photo Gallery

Behind the Scenes at Le Mans Classic 2014

The 2014 edition of Le Mans Classic was a wonderful display of reuniting many historic race cars with the tracks that made the famous. One of the top vintage car racing events worldwide, this year's event hosted 450 historic cars and more than 1000 drivers at the venue of the legendary 24 Hours of Le Mans endurance race. The biennial Le Mans Classic is much more than a simple historic race, as the more than … [Read more...]

Le Mans Classic 2014 – 1972 to 1979 Race Report and Photos

1978 Porsche 935

The 2014 Le Mans Classic was held 4-6 July at the famed Circuit de la Sarthe in Le Mans, France. Staged by Peter Auto in association with Automobile Club de l'Ouest, the seventh running of the biennial event battled on the same 13.629 kilometer Le Mans circuit run in the modern 24 Hours of Le Mans. The Plateau Six race -- the most modern grid at Le Mans Classic 2014 -- was held for race cars that left their mark … [Read more...]

Le Mans Classic 2014 – 1966 to 1971 Race Report and Photos

1969 Ferrari 312 P

The 2014 Le Mans Classic was held 4-6 July at the famed Circuit de la Sarthe in Le Mans, France. Staged by Peter Auto in association with Automobile Club de l'Ouest, the seventh running of the biennial event battled on the same 13.629 kilometer Le Mans circuit run in the modern 24 Hours of Le Mans. The Plateau Five race for competition cars that competed at Le Mans from 1966 to 1971 included a mouth-watering … [Read more...]

Le Mans Classic 2014 – 1962 to 1965 Race Report and Photos

Race winning 1965 Ford GT40 of Hans Hugenholtz

The 2014 Le Mans Classic was held 4-6 July at the famed Circuit de la Sarthe in Le Mans, France. Staged by Peter Auto in association with Automobile Club de l'Ouest, the seventh running of the biennial event battled on the same 13.629 kilometer Le Mans circuit run in the modern 24 Hours of Le Mans. The Plateau Four race for sports racing cars that competed at Le Mans from 1962 to 1965 saw an interesting and … [Read more...]

Le Mans Classic 2014 – 1957 to 1961 Race Report and Photos

1957 Porsche 550 A 1500 RS

The 2014 Le Mans Classic was held 4-6 July at the famed Circuit de la Sarthe in Le Mans, France. The Plateau Three race for sports racing cars that competed at Le Mans from 1957 to 1961 saw an interesting and varied field of 75 entrants, including a selection from Jaguar, Ferrari, Lotus, Aston Martin, Maserati, Porsche, Alfa Romeo and Austin-Healey, among others. Abarth Simcas, AC Ace Bristols, Alfa Romeo … [Read more...]

Le Mans Classic 2014 – 1949 to 1956 Race Report and Photos

1955 Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing Coupe

The 2014 Le Mans Classic was held 4-6 July at the famed Circuit de la Sarthe in Le Mans, France. The Plateau Two race for sports racing cars that competed at Le Mans from 1949 to 1956 saw a strong field of 75 entrants, including several from Jaguar, Aston Martin, Maserati, Porsche and Mercedes-Benz, among others. The post-war period was a turning point in motor car technology as improved engine development and the … [Read more...]

Le Mans Classic 2014 – Pre-War Report and Photos

1935 Alfa Romeo 8C Monza

The Pre-War race at Le Mans Classic 2014 was held July 4-6 at the famed Circuit de la Sarthe in Le Mans, France. The seventh running of the biennial event saw one of the strongest fields in classic motorsports battle on the full 13.629 kilometer Le Mans circuit run in the modern 24 Hours of Le Mans. Staged by Peter Auto in association with Automobile Club de l'Ouest, the overall field of 450 entrants were selected to … [Read more...]

Goodwood Festival of Speed 2014 – Picture Gallery

Porsche 917K

The 2014 edition of the Goodwood Festival of Speed, held on June 26-29, was the largest and most successful in the event's history, attracting 200,000 enthusiastic visitors to Goodwood House and the 1.16-mile Goodwood hill climb in West Sussex, England. With superstar names from the world of motorsport, including John Surtees, Sir Jackie Stewart, Sir Stirling Moss, Lewis Hamilton, Kimi Raikkonen, Sebastien Loeb, … [Read more...]