Vintage Car Racing

From the Goodwood Revival in England to Monterey Reunion in California, we bring the very latest vintage racing action to life through photo and video galleries and results in a timely and interesting fashion.

Supercar Run at 2014 Goodwood Festival of Speed

Supercar Run at Goodwood Festival of Speed 2013

For the first time in Goodwood Festival of Speed history, supercars will battle against the clock as part of the 2014 Michelin Supercar Run. Road-going supercars will do battle in a bid to reveal which manufacturer produces the fastest production machine. With representation from many of the world’s manufacturers during the timed section on the Saturday afternoon of the event, an intense contest is guaranteed on … [Read more...]

CSRG Sonoma Season Opener 2014 – Report and Photos

John Goodman's Shelby Cobra FIA

The Classic Sports Racing Group (CSRG) kicked off its 47th season at Sonoma Raceway Sears Point in Sonoma, California on April 4-6, 2014. The event featured testing on Friday, with vintage racing on the 12-turn, 2.52-mile road course on Saturday and Sunday. Each race group competed in three races each over the two days for a total of 24 races over the course of the weekend. The 2014 CSRG season opener was held in … [Read more...]

Flying Scotsman Rally 2014 – Report

Winning Bentley Super Sports of William Medcalf and navigator David Kirkham

The 2014 running of the Flying Scotsman Rally was staged 4-6 April starting out from the Forest of Arden in Warwickshire, England. Despite heading further north for this year's rally, it was a team from the south of the UK that went on to win the three-day, 600-mile event, after a ferocious battle for the lead. Driver William Medcalf from Liss, West Sussex, and navigator David Kirkham from Ruislip, Middlesex, … [Read more...]

California Mille 2014 Information

1960 Alfa Romeo Giulia Spyder Veloce driven by Nigel Hart and Ronald Talley (Photographer Bob Ross)

The 2014 running of the California Mille will take place April 27th to May 1st over 1,000 miles of twisty back roads in California Gold Country. The 24th annual event, a motoring tribute to Italy’s most-famous open road race, the Mille Miglia (thousand mile), will begin with a free car show atop San Francisco’s Nob Hill on April 27 followed by a four-day back roads adventure. Some 77 entrants from four foreign … [Read more...]

Tour Auto Rally 2014 – Report and Photos

1957 OSCA 372 FS

The Tour Auto Rally 2014 was held April 7-12 on the secondary roads and race circuits of France. Since 1992, the retrospective of the Tour de France Automobile race followed the French secondary roads along a handpicked itinerary. Renewed each year, the route for the 2014 Tour Auto Optic 2ooo was concentrated to the east of France. After the traditional start in the Grand Palais, in which the cars were displayed for … [Read more...]

Goodwood Members’ Meeting 2014 – Report and Photos

1961 Ferrari 250 GT SWB Breadvan

The 72nd Goodwood Members' Meeting was staged 29-30 March 2014 at the 2.4-mile Goodwood Motor Circuit in West Sussex, England. The debut Meeting for the members of the Goodwood Road Racing Club served as a continuation of the 71 club meetings held at Goodwood during the 1950s and ’60s for the members of the British Automobile Racing Club. The new historic motor sport event featured than 400 iconic racing and … [Read more...]

Donington Historic Festival 2014 Schedule

Jaguar E-Type Low Drag Coupe

The 2014 Donington Historic Festival, held 3-5 May, will feature large and competitive grids at the 12-turn, 2.5-mile Donington Park in Leicestershire, England. The Saturday line-up includes not one but two Touring Car races, covering four decades of this ever-popular genre, with Motor Racing Legends’ Historic Touring Car Challenge for 1966-85 Touring Cars kicking off the weekend’s race action, and the HRDC … [Read more...]

Lime Rock Historic Festival 2014 Information

1957 Alfa Romeo Giulietta Sprint.

The Lime Rock Historic Festival 2014 will be held August 29th to September 1st at the 7-turn, 1.5 mile Lime Rock Park road course in Connecticut. Ralph Lauren will serve as Honored Collector, following previous honorees Miles Collier, Laurence Auriana and Peter Sachs. In addition, Sir Stirling Moss and wife Lady Susie will be featured guests at Lime Rock Park’s 32nd annual Labor Day weekend event. Festival … [Read more...]

Mercedes-Benz at 2014 Goodwood Festival of Speed

Mercedes-Benz CLK GTR driven by Klaus Ludwig and Bernd Schneider

The 2014 Goodwood Festival of Speed will pay tribute to 120 years of achievement in motor sport by Mercedes-Benz with a Central Feature in its honour. This year’s Central Feature, designed by sculptor Gerry Judah, will be the most architecturally challenging and spectacular installation ever seen at the Goodwood Festival of Speed and is sure to be a visual highlight of the June 26-29 event. Since its invention in … [Read more...]

Goodwood Members’ Meeting 2014 – Tony Gaze Trophy

Start of the Tony Gaze Trophy at 2014 Goodwood Members Meeting

The Tony Gaze Trophy at the 2014 Goodwood Members' Meeting was held March 29-30 at the 2.4-mile Goodwood Motor Circuit in West Sussex, England. The race for sports and GT cars that raced before 1959 was named in honor of a man who was instrumental in the creation of Goodwood Motor Circuit, the late Tony Gaze. In addition to his distinguished exploits as a World War 2 fighter pilot, Frederick Anthony Owen ‘Tony’ … [Read more...]

Goodwood Members’ Meeting 2014 – Salvadori Cup Photos

1958 Lister-Jaguar Knobbly, 1958 Lotus-Climax 15 and 1958 Lister-Chevrolet Knobbly

The Salvadori Cup at the 2014 Goodwood Members' Meeting was held March 29-30 at the 2.4-mile Goodwood Motor Circuit in West Sussex, England. The race for sports racing cars that competed between 1955 and 1960 was staged in honor of racing great Roy Salvadori. Salvadori, a man steeped in Goodwood motor sport lore, died in June 2012. Unlucky never to have won a World Championship-level Grand Prix, Salvadori excelled … [Read more...]

Goodwood Members’ Meeting 2014 – Grover-Williams Trophy Race

Pre-war Bugatti race at the 2014 Goodwood Members Meeting

The Grover-Williams Trophy race at the 2014 Goodwood Members' Meeting was held March 29-30 at the 2.4-mile Goodwood Motor Circuit in West Sussex, England. To celebrate the 90th anniversary of one of the most successful racing cars of all time, the Bugatti Type 35, a special one-make race was staged at the 72nd Members’ Meeting, featuring a variety of pre-war models. Goodwood's exclusive race for pre-war Bugatti … [Read more...]

Goodwood Members’ Meeting 2014 – Surtees Trophy Photos

1965 Ford GT40 at the 72nd Goodwood Members Meeting

The Surtees Trophy at the 2014 Goodwood Members' Meeting was held March 29-30 at the 2.4-mile Goodwood Motor Circuit in West Sussex, England. The race for sports racing cars that competed between 1960 and 1966 was staged in honor of John Surtees, the only man ever to have won World Championships on two and four wheels. This year marks the 50th anniversary of John Surtees as Formula One World Champion in 1964 as a … [Read more...]

Goodwood Members’ Meeting 2014 – Moss Trophy Race Photos

Start of the Moss Trophy Race at the 72nd Goodwood Members' Meeting

The Moss Trophy at the 2014 Goodwood Members' Meeting was held Saturday, March 29th at the 2.4-mile Goodwood Motor Circuit in West Sussex, England. The race for closed cockpit GT cars of a type that raced between 1958 and 1962 was held in honor of long-time Goodwood supporter Sir Stirling Moss. The racing knight is inextricably linked with the circuit, having competed at Goodwood in all manner of machinery from … [Read more...]

HMSA Spring Club Races 2014 – Report and Photos

Scott Drnek's Ferrari 750 Monza.

Historic Motor Sports Association (HMSA) held its 2014 Spring Club Event at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca on March 22-23. This year's Spring Club event featured a strong field of approximately 175 historic race cars circling the 11-turn, 2.238-mile road course in Monterey, California. Saturday’s overcast morning burnt off to a clear bright day by 11am, while on Sunday heavy fog hung around until nearly noon. This … [Read more...]