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.

RM Auctions Motor City 2014 – Auction Results

1911 Mercedes 38-70HP Seven-Passenger Touring

RM Auctions staged its Concours d'Elegance of America at St. John’s sale on July 26, 2014 in Plymouth, Michigan, resulting in more than $7.4 million in total sales and a 77% sell-through rate. The single-day sale at the Inn at St. John's lifted the gavel on an eclectic mix of 77 vehicles and one classic boat. RM Auctions celebrated 20 years of auctions in the Detroit area at its annual Motor City sale in Michigan. … [Read more...]

Jaguar D-Type Race at 2014 Goodwood Revival

Jaguar D-Type

The 2014 Goodwood Revival will celebrate the 60th anniversary of arguably Britain’s most iconic sports car, the Jaguar D-type, with a special race for examples of the legendary machine at the September 12-14 event. As many as 30 D-types, invited from across the globe, will take part in the Lavant Cup, which will be held on the Saturday of the Revival. … [Read more...]

MG Featured at 2014 U.S. Vintage Grand Prix

1934 MG-NE.

The cars of MG will be the honored marque at the 2014 U.S. Vintage Grand Prix Watkins Glen, scheduled for September 5-7 at Watkins Glen International in Watkins Glen, New York. MG Vintage racers have designated this event as their “Focus Event” for 2014, according to the Sportscar Vintage Racing Association (SVRA), which sanctions this event each year. The MG shares a rich history with Watkins Glen and 2014 marks … [Read more...]

Portland Historic Races 2014 – Report and Photos

Mark Sorsdahl's 1964 Sunbeam Tiger powering through Turn 12

Report and photos by Bill Wagenblatt The Portland Historic Races 2014 were held July 11-13 at the 12-turn, 1.967 mile Portland International Raceway in Oregon. Staged by the Historic Motor Sports Association (HMSA), the 38th annual Portland Historics included a tribute to Datsun and featured over twenty 240Z and 510 sedans. John Morton, the Sports Car Club of America’s 1970 and '71 National Champion and the … [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...]

Maserati Tipo 151 at 2014 Monterey Reunion

1962 Maserati Tipo 151 - Joe Colasacco and Derek Hill

American race driver Derek Hill, son of World Champion Phil Hill, will strap himself behind the wheel of the lone surviving Maserati Tipo 151, of which only three were ever constructed, to race in the 2014 Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion, to be held August 14-17 at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca in Monterey, California. Maserati is this year’s featured marque and will officially celebrate its 100th anniversary at the … [Read more...]

Le Mans Nissan 300ZX at Monterey Reunion 2014

Steve Millen (front left) is pictured with the 1994 Le Mans winning CCR Team.

The 1994 season racing season saw Steve Millen and the No. 75 Nissan 300ZX win the IMSA GTS class at the 24 Hour of Le Mans (including 5th place overall) and the 12 Hours of Sebring, along with the 1994 IMSA GTS Drivers' and Manufacturers' Championship. Millen also won the 1994 24 Hours of Daytona behind the wheel of the No. 76 Nissan 300ZX. To commemorate that championship season, Nissan and Millen are bringing … [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...]