Vintage Car Racing Coverage

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.

F5000 World Series at 2015 New Zealand Festival

New Zealand Festival of Motor Racing

The organisers of the annual New Zealand Festival of Motor Racing at Hampton Downs are eyeing a record lineup of cars as they firm up plans for the Gulf Oil-backed 2015 event which celebrates the career of Formula 1 driver Howden Ganley and the category - Formula 5000 - which helped springboard his career. "What we'd like to see is the biggest gathering of Formula 5000s ever competing under the banner of the F5000 … [Read more...]

Lime Rock Historic Festival 2014 – Report and Photos

1960 Ferrari 250 GT SWB Berlinetta

The Lime Rock Historic Festival 2014 was held August 29th to September 1st at the 7-turn, 1.5 mile Lime Rock Park road course in Connecticut. Lime Rock Park’s 32nd annual Labor Day weekend event featured a strong field of more than 260 vintage race cars grouped in nine racing classes. Historic Festival 32 celebrated a selection of automobiles from the collection of Honored Collector Ralph Lauren, including a 1953 … [Read more...]

Coppa d’Oro delle Dolomiti 2014 – Report and Photos

Jaguar XK at Coppa d'Oro delle Dolomiti 2014

The Coppa d'Oro delle Dolomiti 2014 was held 17-20 July at Cortina d'Ampezzo in Northern Italy. This year's Coppa d'Oro saw a select field of more than fifty pre-1961 classic cars undertake the two-day, 300-kilometer route that tackled the famed Dolomite Mountains. As in previous years, the 53rd Coppa d'Oro delle Dolomiti brought together man, machine and nature for an adventure over the 14 Dolomite passes and … [Read more...]

British Touring Car Legends at Goodwood Revival 2014

Jaguar MkVII and Ford Prefect 107E

A selection of British Touring Car Champions are set to do battle at the 2014 Goodwood Revival on September 12-14 in the St Mary’s Trophy for 1950s production saloons. Italian tin-top great Fabrizio Giovanardi, who claimed the 2007 and ’08 BTCC titles to add to his Spanish, Italian and European crowns, will make his Revival debut in Alfa Romeo machinery among a 30-car field of cars of a kind that raced between … [Read more...]

Monterey Motorsports Reunion 2014 – In Motion Photos

1960 Porsche RS 60 Spyder of William Lyons

The Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion 2014 was staged August 14-17 at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca in Salinas, California. The 'museum in motion', held annually on the famed 2.238-mile, 11-turn road course, is a cornerstone of Monterey Classic Car Week. This year’s Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion represented the 41st consecutive year of vintage car racing on the Monterey Peninsula in August. Four days of Reunion … [Read more...]

SVRA Takes Over Portland Vintage Race

SVRA Portland Vintage Race

The Sportscar Vintage Racing Association (SVRA) announced the addition of the Portland Vintage Festival to its schedule of historic car races in 2015. Continuing a nearly 40-year tradition of vintage racing at Portland International Raceway, the 4-day Portland Vintage Festival will be held July 9-12, 2015. With the prior addition of the Sonoma Historic Motorsports Festival, Tony Parella's SVRA completes its … [Read more...]

Goodwood Revival 2014 to Honor Jackie Stewart

Sir Jackie Stewart

The Goodwood Revival 2014 will celebrate the 50th anniversary of Sir Jackie Stewart’s 'discovery' with a trio of special parades that will honour the three-time Formula 1 world champion. This year's historic car races will be staged September 12-14 at Goodwood Motor Circuit. Already making waves in sports car racing, Stewart was spotted testing in early 1964 by Goodwood track manager Robin Mackay, who helped to … [Read more...]

Monterey Motorsports Reunion 2014 – Photo Gallery

Richard Griot's 1967 McLaren M6A leads Chris MacAllister's 1971 McLaren M8F-1 in turn two.

The 2014 running of the Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion was held August 14-17 at the 11-turn Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca in Salinas, California. The Reunion is one of the cornerstones of the Monterey Classic Car Week and the largest event held annually in the scenic coastal community. Senior Photographer Dennis Gray documented the 2014 Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion. We often run into a problem when Dennis is … [Read more...]

Monterey Motorsports Reunion 2014 – Picture Gallery

1963 Ferrari 250 GTO Berlinetta.

The Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion 2014 was staged August 14-17 at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca in Salinas, California. Nearly 550 historic race cars, split into 15 different competition groups, roared through the turns and straights of the 2.238-mile, 11-turn circuit situated on the Monterey Peninsula. Italian car manufacturer Maserati, celebrating its 100th anniversary, was this year’s featured marque. … [Read more...]

Monterey Motorsports Reunion 2014 – Report and Photos

Derek Bell in Jon Shirley's 1957 Maserati 300S.

The Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion 2014 was held August 14-17 at the 2.238-mile, 11-turn Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca in Salinas, California. A field of 550 vintage race cars ranged from a 1911 National 40 that raced at the inaugural Indianapolis 500 to the ground-shaking Can-Am machines from the 1960s and 1970s. The historic racers were divided into 15 groups according to age and engine capacity and chosen for … [Read more...]

Pebble Beach Tour d’Elegance 2014 – Photo Gallery

1958 Ferrari 250 Testa Rossa Scaglietti Spider

The Pebble Beach Tour d'Elegance 2014 was held Thursday, August 14th, starting and ending at the Pebble Beach Equestrian Center in Pebble Beach, California. The 17th annual scenic 75-mile trip around the Monterey Peninsula, held in association with the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance, was open to vehicles that are participating in the 2014 Pebble Beach Concours on Sunday, August 17th. This year saw over 150 historic … [Read more...]

Oldtimer Grand Prix 2014 – Report and Photos

Oldtimer Grand Prix 2014

The AvD Oldtimer Grand Prix 2014 was staged 8-10 August at the famed Nurburgring Circuit in Germany, with 600 participants and more than 60,000 spectators enjoying the 42nd running of the historical races. This year's Oldtimer saw a total of thirteen races and a large number of demonstration runs and presentations that put seven decades of motorsport and automobile history at the forefront. Visitors to the AvD … [Read more...]

Monterey Motorsports Pre-Reunion 2014 – Photo Gallery

Maserati Tipo 151 driven by Derek Hill

The Rolex Monterey Motorsports Pre-Reunion 2014 was held August 9-10 at the 11-turn, 2.238-mile Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca in Salinas, California. Formerly known as Monterey Pre-Historics, the event is held the weekend before the much larger Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion. The 2014 running of the Monterey Pre-Reunion was again open to the public, allowing spectators to enjoy a more relaxed paddock environment and … [Read more...]

SVRA Merges with General Racing

Can-Am class at Wine Country Classic

Sportscar Vintage Racing Association (SVRA) will merge with Steve Earle's General Racing, founder of the Monterey Historic Races and current organizer of the Sonoma Historic Motorsports Festival. The major move is another step in SVRA's CEO Tony Parella vision to re-organize SVRA after taking over the reins two years ago. Since then, Parella has taken SVRA events to the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Sebring, Road … [Read more...]

Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix 2014 – Report and Photos

1964 Triumph TR4- Russ Kolesar.

The Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix 2014 was held July 19-20 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. An estimated crowd of more than 200,000 spectators visited the 10-day festival that culminated with the 32nd annual races staged on the scenic, yet technically challenging circuit at Schenley Park. The Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix (PVGP) is unique in America, as it’s the only vintage car race staged on public roads amidst the … [Read more...]