|GENERAL LYON'S DUESENBERG MAKES EAST COAST DEBUT AT 19TH ANNUAL AMELIA ISLAND CONCOURS d'ELEGANCE|
|Duesenberg's name remains as potent today as it was when the powerful Indianapolis-built luxury cars ruled America's highways and speedways during the twenties and thirties.
From the first Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance in 1996, Duesenbergs have won the Best of Show award four times. In 2011 Duesenberg became the only marque to win both Amelia's Concours de Sport and Concours d'Elegance Best of Show awards in the same year.
'Duesenberg is the American classic many people com...[Read more...]|
|SPEED ENERGY STADIUM SUPER TRUCKS TO RACE AT 2014 CHEVROLET DETROIT BELLE ISLE GRAND PRIX|
|DETROIT, Mich. (December 13, 2013) – Adding even more excitement and bringing an extreme element to the Chevrolet Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix, it was confirmed today that the SPEED Energy Stadium SUPER Trucks (SST) Series will compete at next summer's event, May 30-June 1, 2014.
In only its second season and coming off a wildly-popular debut in 2013, the SST Series will compete on the 2.3-mile Raceway at Belle Isle Park street circuit with two races run during Grand Prix weekend. The...[Read more...]|
|LE MANS WINNER JOCHEN MASS NAMED 2014 AMELIA ISLAND CONCOURS HONOREE|
|There are scores of victories on Jochen Mass' hefty racing resume, but the one that stands out in bold print is the win in France on a June weekend a quarter century ago.
Mass shared one of the mighty Mercedes-Benz powered Sauber C9 Silver Arrows in the 1989 24 Hours of Le Mans. Mass, co-drivers Stanley Dickens and Manuel Reuter led a Mercedes sweep of the classic enduro with a 1-2-5 Mercedes-Benz powered finish. Mass & Co. were the slowest of the three Silver Arrow C9s in qualifying. Despit...[Read more...]|
|Unique Mystery Mustang Headlines Amelia's Unique WWTT* Class|
|'The Amelia's' *WHAT WERE THEY THINKING? Class is much more than a place for what some might label weird, odd or strange. The class, with a philosophy unique to 'The Amelia', is a place for significant and interesting cars that fit no class, category or commercial orthodoxy. Nearly half a century later, we still don't know what Ford was planning when they commissioned the creation of Bill and Chris Snyder's 1964 ½ 'shorty' Mustang. We do know that they created one man's dream car. We just...[Read more...]|
|Amelia Concours Hosts Road Racing Endurance Stars in the Great Endurance Drivers Seminar|
|The Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance will host The Great Endurance Drivers Seminar at 10:30 AM, March 10, 2012 in the Talbot Ballroom of the Ritz-Carlton Amelia Island. The panel for this once-in-a-lifetime seminar is composed of a who's who of, world championship sports car endurance racing.
Derek Bell (UK) has won the 24 Hours of Le Mans five times and the 24 Hours of Daytona four times.
Joe Buzzetta (USA) was one of the first Americans to race for the Porsche factor...[Read more...]|