Monthly Archives: June 2015

2015 Great Race Final Results

The 2015 Great Race ended at the Santa Monica pier on June 28.  It was a very close event and the winners were not known until the last day.  Once again the overall winners were Howard and Doug Sharp in … Continue reading

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1967 Pontiac Firebird: Pontiac Enters The Pony Car Market

The pony car market was established when Ford introduced the Ford Mustang in 1965.  The Ford Mustang was so successful that the other North American car manufacturers all wanted to have their own “pony” car to compete against the Mustang. … Continue reading

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Tim Winker’s Report On The Trans-America Rally’s Visit To Duluth, MN

Tim Winker is a self-described motorsports junkie who has competed in endurance rally events in the U.S., Canada and Mexico.  Tim lives in the Duluth, Minnesota area so when the Trans-America rally was in the Duluth area Tim went to … Continue reading

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The 2015 Great Race Is Underway

The 2015 Great Race is off to a good start.  There was some pre-event rainfall, but that has been replaced with sunshine.  A great deal of interest was shown in the Great Race in 2015 and the event filled up … Continue reading

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Lastest Eastern Counties Motor Club Historic Review

On about a monthly basis I get the Eastern Counties Motor Club’s Historic Review.  The recent edition is quite interesting as it covered some historical racing at one of their regional race tracks at Snetterton. I was particularly interested because … Continue reading

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Harald von Langsdorff Is Selling His 1951 Mercedes-Benz 220B

My friend and frequent rally driver, Harald von Langsdorff, is selling his 1951 Mercedes-Benz 220B.  This car is for sale via an auction on the Bring-A-Trailer website.  I have provided a link to that website at the bottom of this … Continue reading

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Cars Of The 2015 Trans America Rally

The Trans America rally competitors have brought a large number of interesting rally cars to the event.  When I caught up with the rally in Old Forge, New York I photographed most of them.  For this post, I picked out … Continue reading

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