|2016 INTERNATIONAL HISTORIC MOTORING AWARDS WINNERS REVEALED|
|◾Lifetime Achievement Award (sponsored by Richard Mille) - The Bonneville Salt Flats Land Speed Racing
◾Museum Or Collection of the Year - Petersen Automotive Museum
◾Specialist of the Year (sponsored by Historic Promotions) - Crosthwaite & Gardiner
◾Restoration of the Year (sponsored by 21 Gun Salute) - 1966 Ford GT40 P/1046
◾Publication of the Year (sponsored by Hortons Books) - Porsche 917 Archive & Works Layout 1968-75, by Walter Naher
◾Motorsport Event of the Year - Le Mans Classic
|DAVID PIPER JOINS AMELIA'S MERCHANTS OF SPEED SEMINAR|
|Famous English privateer David Piper will join the Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance Merchants of Speed Seminar on Saturday, March 8, 2014 at 10:30 a.m. in the Talbot Ballroom of the Ritz-Carlton Amelia Island.
Piper graciously agreed to join the seminar panel after McLaren's Tyler Alexander fell ill in February, just after the Merchants of Speed Seminar's panel was announced.
David Piper brings a unique perspective to the Merchants of Speed Seminar as the only privateer entrant on the p...[Read more...]|
|OFFENHAUSER HEROES AND MERCHANTS OF SPEED SEMINARS OFFER FANS A BACKSTAGE PASS TO AMERICAN MOTORSPORT|
|A pair ofthe Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance's popular seminars will offer 'backstage passes' to the history and the business of American motorsport.
On Friday March 7, 2014 the celebration of Offenhauser-powered vehicles will begin in the Talbot Ballroom of the Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island at 3:00 PM with the Great Offy Drivers and David Hobbs Seminar.
Amelia's seminars are famous for their star power. On Friday Indy 500 winners Johnny Rutherford, Parnelli Jones and Al and Bo...[Read more...]|
|POTEET, CIZEK EARN TOP AWARDS AT GOODGUYS 16TH PPG NATIONALS|
|Columbus, OH – Tennessee's George Poteet and Nebraska's Ron Cizek collected the top two awards at the Goodguys 16th PPG Nationals in Columbus, Ohio last weekend. Under brilliant sunshine and in front of record crowds, Poteet's vintage NASCAR-inspired '69 Torino won the Goodguys 2013 Optima Batteries Street Machine of the Year while Cizek's popular Ridler award-winning '40 Ford coupe collected the Goodguys 2013 Classic Instruments Street Rod of the Year title. For Cizek, it's the second ma...[Read more...]|
|THREE FORDS SCORE TOP-10 FINISHES AT CALIFORNIA|
| ||JOEY LOGANO, No. 22 AAA Southern California Ford Fusion (Finished 6th) – WHAT HAPPENED THERE AT THE END OF THE RACE? 'Racing for the lead. Going for the win. That is what you've got to do.'
WHAT HAPPENED WITH TONY STEWART? 'Tony was just upset about a restart that I was racing him really hard on the bottom trying to make sure I protected my spot. What I was doing actually was I was racing the 18 on the restart and he was spinning his tires. The rule is you can't beat him to the start finish ...[Read more...]|