KEEPING THE SPIRIT ALIVE SINCE 1999

PVGP Cancels Race Week, Will Feature Other Driving Events

26-May-20 /Vintage Motorsport/
After consulting with city officials and stakeholders, the PVGP is canceling its July 17-26 Race Week, but plans a full return July 16-25, 2021 with Corvette remaining as Marque of the Year. The 2020 event cancellation also takes out the Vintage Indy Registry’s presence at this year’s event.
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Expanded On-Track Schedule for HSR at July 10-12 MHR Weekend at the Glen

26-May-20 /Vintage Motorsport/
Historic Sportscar Racing officials announced May 21 that all HSR run groups will be eligible for competition in an expanded on-track schedule of events for the July 10-12 Masters Historic Racing Weekend at Watkins Glen International.
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Audrain Automobile Museum Acquires Sports Car Collection From Cal State Fullerton

26-May-20 /Vintage Motorsport/
A $10 million European sports car collection donated by Nicholas and Lee Begovich to California State University Fullerton in February was sold this week to the Audrain Automobile Museum for future display at the museum in Newport, Rhode Island.
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CSRG Schedules David Love Vintage Races for July 10-12

26-May-20 /Vintage Motorsport/
Classic Sports Racing Group announced in a May 16 email to members that the club’s board has set the annual David Love Vintage Races for July 10-12 at Sonoma Raceway.
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Vintage Indy Registry Forced to Cancel June 13-14 Event

26-May-20 /Vintage Motorsport/
After event promoter Track Enterprises and the ARCA Midwest Tour were forced to admit defeat Tuesday on plans to host their June 13-14 stock car weekend at the Milwaukee Mile, the postponement also took down the Vintage Indy Registry’s Legends at the Mile event sponsored by Hagerty.
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RMVR Moves Thunder on the Arkansas to La Junta Raceway

26-May-20 /Vintage Motorsport/
Rocky Mountain Vintage Racing President Jeff Payne announced May 17 that the organization’s board has decided to move the Thunder on the Arkansas event from its original June 6-7 dates at Pueblo Motorsports Park to a June 13-14 schedule at La Junta Raceway.
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HSCC preparing to hold first 2020 UK historics event at Brands Hatch Super Prix

26-May-20 /autosport/
The Historic Sports Car Club is preparing to resume race events following the coronavirus pandemic delay with the Legends of Brands Hatch Super Prix meeting on 11-12 July
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CANCELLATION OF THE 2020 SILVERSTONE CLASSIC

26-May-20 /historicracing.c/

• World’s biggest classic motor racing festival is latest sporting event called off due to COVID-19    

• Organisers vow to stage a belated 30th birthday party in 2021

• Ticket holders offered full refunds or option to roll-over for next summer 

It is with a heavy heart that the organisers of the Silverstone Classic announce that this summer’s flagship three-day festival – originally scheduled for the weekend of 31 July to the 2 August – has sadly been cancelled. 

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SALON PRIVÉ ANNOUNCES NEW DATES FOR 2020

19-May-20 /Salon Privé/

Attracting the right crowd without crowding has always been the endeavour of Salon Privé, one of the world’s most prestigious automotive events. This year, the 15th edition will be no different, with the most valuable classic cars, supercars and hypercars once again being presented on the Blenheim Palace lawns from Wednesday 23rd to Saturday 26th September.

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Casual Chats with Indy 500 Winners Debuts Tonight

18-May-20 /Vintage Motorsport/
Indianapolis, IN – The Indianapolis Motor Speedway’s new video series, “Miller Time with 500 Heroes,” will debut tonight (May 14) at 7:30 p.m. ET,...
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78th Goodwood Members’ Meeting rescheduled for April 2021

16-May-20 /Historic Racing Technology/
The 78th Goodwood Members’ Meeting will now take place 10-11 April 2021.Tickets for the 2020 dates will remain valid for the rescheduled event.
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Concours of America Postponed to 2021

16-May-20 /Vintage Motorsport/
Plymouth, MI — The Concours d’Elegance of America — held annually at The Inn at St. John’s in Plymouth, Michigan — will postpone its 2020... The post Concours of America Postponed to 2021 appeared first on Vintage Motorsport.
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Oregon's World of Speed Museum is permanently closing

16-May-20 /historicracing/
Oregon's World of Speed Museum has announce its permanent closure.
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Mecum Reschedules and Expands Indy Auction

16-May-20 /historicracing/
Dana Mecum’s 33rd Original Spring Classic at Indy Rescheduled and Expanded to 9 Days!
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Historics News: FIA evaluating whether to run its historic championships in 2020

16-May-20 /autosport/
The FIA is considering whether to run its historic championships in 2020 due to the impact of the coronavirus pandemic
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Racer Survey: More Think It’s Okay to Resume Racing With Social Distancing

14-May-20 /Vintage Motorsport/
Irvine, CA — Among the numerous ways that Racer, Vintage Motorsport’s parent organization, has been keeping its global online readers informed amidst the pandemic... The post Racer Survey: More Think It’s Okay to Resume Racing With Social Distancing appeared first on Vintage Motorsport.
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From Goodwood Road & Racing: Motorsports Always Bounces Back

14-May-20 /Vintage Motorsport/
Chichester, West Sussex, ENGLAND — Last Thursday (May 7), as our motorsports friends at Goodwood Road & Racing contemplated the 75th anniversary of VE... The post From Goodwood Road & Racing: Motorsports Always Bounces Back appeared first on Vintage Motorsport.
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Goodwood Members' Meeting postponed to 2021 due to coronavirus

14-May-20 /autosport/
The Goodwood Members' Meeting has been postponed until April 2021 in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic
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Sauber’s half centenary

13-May-20 /Historic Racing Technology/
2020 may not have started in the best way for our sport, but the lack of racing has at least given us a golden opportunity to look back at some of the greatest moments from the past. And look back is indeed what we are going to do, as this year marks the 50th anniversary of Sauber Motorsport, an entity that was founded on 15th May, 1970 under the name PP Sauber AG.
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Audrain Concours & Motor Week Cancels for 2020

13-May-20 /Vintage Motorsport/
Newport, RI — After reviewing the Reopen Rhode Island plan released by the Governor’s Office, organizers decided to move the 2020 Audrain Concours &...
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