|VIC ELFORD RECEIVES RRDC'S 2015 PHIL HILL AWARD|
|DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Jan. 22, 2015) - Vic Elford, considered one of the fastest race-car drivers of the Sixties and Seventies, was honored by the Road Racing Drivers Club with the 2015 Phil Hill Award. RRDC president Bobby Rahal made the presentation at a dinner prior to the running of the Rolex 24 At Daytona, the season opener of the 2015 TUDOR United SportsCar Championship.
The Phil Hill Award has been presented annually since 1993 to the person who the RRDC feels has rendered outsta...[Read more...]|
|SHELBY COBRA DAYTONA COUPE BECOMES FIRST CAR IN NEW CONGRESSIONAL HISTORIC VEHICLE REGISTRY|
|◾Shelby prototype (CSX2287) becomes first auto in Sec. of Interior's Heritage Documentation Registry
◾The car was designed and developed by the famed Shelby American team in 1964
◾Shelby Cobra Daytona Coupes helped USA capture first and only FIA world championship
Los Angeles – Feb. 12, 2014 – The prototype Shelby Cobra Daytona Coupe (CSX2287) designed and developed by Carroll Shelby's racing team, Shelby American, in 1964 is the first automobile recorded under the Secretary of the I...[Read more...]|
|BOB BONDURANT SCHOOL, IMSA LAUNCH PARTNERSHIP AT DAYTONA|
| ||◾Bondurant School Named Preferred Driving School of IMSA
◾Bondurant Instructors To Pace TUDOR Championship, Continental Tire Challenge Events
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Jan. 24, 2014) – The Bob Bondurant School of High Performance Driving has entered a unique partnership with the International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) and the new TUDOR United SportsCar Championship.
The Bondurant School, celebrating 46 years of training the best professional drivers, has been named the preferred d...[Read more...]|
|Peter Brock and Bob Bondurant to Swap Shelby Stories at Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion|
|Two stalwart names in the colorful history of Shelby American, Peter Brock and Bob Bondurant, will share some of their stories of those early years at the Picnic with Shelby Cobra Saturday, August 18 at the Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion. The 30-minute picnic begins at 12:15 p.m. in the Ford Motor Company display, located at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca's Yamaha Marketplace.
Peter Brock was instrumental in Shelby American beginning in 1962. As a young designer, he dove into the entire design...[Read more...]|
|Four Magnificent Motorsport Legends Return to the Public Eye at Gooding & Company's Pebble Beach Auctions|
|Gooding & Company, the acclaimed auction house celebrated for selling the world's most significant and valuable collector cars, is proud to announce that it will present four magnificent motorsport legends – a 1928 Bentley 4 1/2 Litre Le Mans Sports 'Bobtail' team car, the 1964 Ford GT40 Prototype 104, a 1955 Ferrari 857 Sport and a 1960 Porsche RS60 Spyder – at its Pebble Beach Auctions on August 18 and 19, in association with the prestigious Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance. Originating in fou...[Read more...]|