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.

Mazda Featured at Goodwood Festival of Speed 2015

Le Mans-winning Mazda 787B

The motoring achievements and innovation of Mazda will be featured at the Goodwood Festival of Speed 2015, scheduled for 25-28 June at Goodwood House and the 1.16-mile Goodwood hill climb in West Sussex, England. This year's Festival will honour the Japanese manufacturer with a 'Central Feature' created by sculptor Gerry Judah and Mazda. Set against the Goodwood House, the installation will celebrate Mazda’s … [Read more...]

F5000 Tasman Cup 2015 – New Zealand Grand Prix

Ken Smith's Lola T332 leading Andrew Higgins' Lola T400 in the first MSC F5000 Tasman Cup Revival Series race at Manfeild

Ken Smith and fellow MSC NZ F5000 Tasman Cup Revival series fast-man Steve Ross both had reason to celebrate after the final round of the 2014/15 series at the New Zealand Grand Prix meeting, staged February 13-15, 2015 at Manfeild circuit in Feilding, New Zealand. For three-time former series title holder Smith, 73, from Auckland, it was a new category lap record and his third round clean-sweep of the season … [Read more...]

Barber Historics 2015 Information

1976 Lotus 77

The inaugural Barber Historics will be held May 15-17, 2015 at the 15-turn, 2.38-mile Barber Motorsports Park in Birmingham, Alabama. Lotus will be the featured marque of the event staged by Historic Motor Sports Association (HMSA) in association with ZOOM Motorsports and Barber Motorsports Park. Cris Vandagriff, President of HMSA, said, "Barber Motorsports Park, with its beautiful grounds, museum and track make … [Read more...]

McLaren F1 GTR at Goodwood Members’ Meeting 2015

Goodwood Festival of Speed 2014

The 20th anniversary of the McLaren F1 GTR will be celebrated with an on-track display at the 73rd Goodwood Members' Meeting 2015, to be held March 21-22 at the Goodwood Motor Circuit in West Sussex, England. High-speed demonstrations at the 2.4-mile Goodwood Motor Circuit will take place on both days of the event, with 15 examples of the F1 GTR already confirmed and more set to follow in both short and long-tail … [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...]

Masters Historic Racing 2015 Season Opener

McLaren M26

The Masters Historic Racing 2015 season is set to blast off the grid in style when it takes to the Barcelona-Catalunya Circuit on April 17-19 for its European season-opening event. As part of the established Espiritu de Montjuic Festival, the home of the Spanish Formula 1 Grand Prix will play host to the event which will be headlined by the FIA Masters Historic Formula One Championship and the FIA Masters … [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...]

F1 Heroes Reunite at Goodwood Members’ Meeting 2015

ex-Tom Pryce Shadow DN5 at Goodwood Festival of Speed

A pair of Formula 1 cult heroes, Jean-Pierre Jarier and the Shadow DN5, will be reunited for the first time in 40 years at the 73rd Goodwood Members' Meeting, scheduled for March 21-22, 2015 at the 2.4-mile Goodwood Motor Circuit in West Sussex, England. Jarier will drive the most famous Formula 1 Shadow - DN5 chassis 1A - as part of a high-speed demonstration of 'high-airbox' F1 cars of the mid-1970s that brings … [Read more...]

Date Change for 2015 Porsche Rennsport Reunion V

Group 5 Stuttgart Cup - 5 2006 Penske Porsche RS Spyder driven by Christian Zugel

Porsche Cars North America and Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca announced that the next Porsche Rennsport Reunion 2015 will now take place at the California racetrack the weekend of September 25-27, 2015, two weeks earlier than originally planned. The date change is due to an unforeseen scheduling conflict with the World Endurance Championship racing series. … [Read more...]

Variety of Grids at Donington Historic Festival 2015

Cooper T38 and Jaguar D-type

A new line-up of grids aimed to create even more spectator enjoyment are among the highlights at the Donington Historic Festival 2015, the historic race meeting to be held May 2-4 at the 12-turn, 2.5-mile Donington Park in Leicestershire, England over the Bank Holiday weekend. Festival organiser Duncan Wiltshire said, “Regardless of what era they’re into, historic motorsport fans will find something to thrill them … [Read more...]

Spa Six Hours 2014 – Racing in the Rain Photo Gallery

Spa Six Hours Endurance Race 2014

The Spa Six Hours 2014 was held September 19-21 at the 4.352-mile, 20-turn Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps in Belgium. In addition to the competitive field of more than 600 historic racing cars, rain was a frequent guest at the 2014 edition of the Spa Six Hours. The heavens opened up intermittently throughout the event, making the legendary track in the Ardennes countryside even more challenging. … [Read more...]

Zandvoort Grand Prix 2014 – Pre-1966 GT Photo Gallery

AC Cobra of Giedo van der Garde and Hans Hugenholtz

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 Gentlemen Drivers Pre-1966 GT race, a Masters Historic Racing series that offered a wonderful spectacle as pace and team strategy unfolded towards the chequered flag. Frank Stippler was inspired in the Gentlemen Drivers Pre-'66 GT race, handling Georg Nolte's … [Read more...]

Classic 24 Hour Returns to Daytona in 2015

1970 Chevron B16, 1970 Lola T70 MKIIIB

The debut Classic 24 Hour at Daytona marked the beginning of a new motorsport tradition in North America, as more than 150 vintage and historic sports cars from 21 countries raced for 24 hours on the famous banking and infield road course of Daytona International Speedway on November 15-16, 2014. Six classes of racing sports cars from the 1960’s Ford GT40s through Porsche’s landmark 962 of the 1980s, the Daytona … [Read more...]

Best Vintage Car Racing Photo of 2014

Start of the Moss Trophy at the 2014 Goodwood Members' Meeting

Starting with the Winter Marathon Rally in January and ending with the Sebring Historic Races in December, Sports Car Digest covered a diverse range of 90 historic car races and rallies in 2014. Our award-winning team of photographers took tens of thousands of pictures, spending hours post-event analyzing and choosing the best ones in an effort to wow our readers. To celebrate the effect that these photographs have … [Read more...]

Ferrari Race at Goodwood Revival 2015

Ferrari 250 Testa Rossa TR58

A special race exclusively for drum-braked Ferrari racing sports cars of the 1950s will be staged at the Goodwood Revival 2015, scheduled for September 11-13 at the Goodwood Motor Circuit in England. The Lavant Cup, which was held exclusively for Jaguar D-Types in 2014, will sing to the sound of an Italian opera as some of the most beautiful machines ever adorned by the Prancing Horse badge race for victory, … [Read more...]