Monthly Archives: July 2013

Sebastien Loeb and Peugeot Rule Pikes Peak!

Somehow I missed this story.  I knew that Sebastien Loeb was going to compete at Pikes Peak this year in Peugeot, but somehow I just assumed that he would do well.  Possibly knock a few seconds off the record, but … Continue reading

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Great Race 2014 Overall Route and Dates Announced

Recently the Great Race organization has announced the dates and the overall route for the 2014 Great Race.  The next Great Race will be held between June 21 and June 29, 2014.  The race will start in Maine and end … Continue reading

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A Nice 1965 Ford Mustang 2+2

Most of the older Mustangs that are on display at car shows are the higher optioned models or the  high performance models.  In contrast to those Mustangs, the 1965 Mustang featured in this post is a rather low-optioned model, that would be a … Continue reading

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An Austin-Healey 100M From The 2013 Mille Miglia

On May 5, 2013 I posted a story about the Austin-Healey 100.  In that post I said that I would follow-up with some information about the Austin-Healey 100M, which was a performance version of the base Austin-Healey 100.  This past weekend … Continue reading

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The Mercedes-Benz W196 Silver Arrow Sells For Record Amount

On March 21, 2013 I posted about the upcoming sale of the Mercedes-Benz W-196 race car that had been driven to victory by Juan Manuel Fangio in the German and Swiss Grand Prix races in 1954.  This is the only … Continue reading

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Another Canadian Winter Rally Medal Added To My Collection

This week I was pleased to add another finisher’s medal from the Canadian Winter Rally to my collection of Canadian Winter Rally memorabilia.  I was able to obtain a finisher’s medal from the 1956 running of the Canadian Winter Rally. … Continue reading

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Kelly Silverthorn Aquires A Porsche For Targa New Zealand

This week I got an email from Kelly Silverthorn, a dedicated car guy from British Columbia and racer whom I met several years ago while competing in Targa Newfoundland.  Over the years I have kept in touch with Kelly and some … Continue reading

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