racing

Learn about Racing History at the Saratoga Automobile Museum

Saturday, November 24 at the Saratoga Automobile Museum Racing enthusiasts and visitors will be able to enjoy a variety of activities for Lost Speedways 2018. Special thanks to Bob James of Bobco Video, for providing videos featuring racing legends CD Coville and Jack Johnson, among others. The videos will be run...

Simeone Museum to award Roger Penske ‘Spirit of Competition’ award

PHILADELPHIA,/PRNewswire/ — Legendary businessman and motorsports team owner Roger Penske will be the recipient of this year’s Spirit of Competition Award from the Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum. The award gala will be held on Wednesday, October 31 at the Museum in Philadelphia, from 6:00 pm to 9:30 pm. “No one epitomizes the ‘Spirit of...

Exotic machines race in the Pirelli World Challenge at Road America June 21-24

ELKHART LAKE, Wis. – Walking through the Pirelli World Challenge paddock during the KOHLER Grand Prix weekend, June 21-24, you’ll see some of the world’s most exotic racing sports cars.  Cars like Ferrari, Porsche, Bentley, Mercedes, Audi, McLaren, Maserati, Camaro, Mustang plus wild machinery like Panoz, Ginetta, KTM and Sin Car GT4 make up one of the coolest collection...

Gallivan Auctioneers Donald E. “Don” Smith Collection sale

  Gallivan Auctioneers will conduct the auction for the Donald E. Smith Trust. Don Smith, who passed away last year, was a prominent Terre Haute, Indiana businessman, auto racing promoter, race team owner, civic leader, and a Terre Haute icon. In addition to his varied business and community interests, Don will also...

Auto racing’s history on display at Pennsylvania’s EMMR

  Story and photos by Ron Kowalke For anyone interested in getting up to speed on the history of auto racing in America, there’s no better place to learn than the Eastern Museum of Motor Racing (EMMR). The museum, located in York Springs, Pa., is observing its 25th anniversary in 2014....

Don’t miss Corvette Racing Legends at the Simeone Museum

The Simeone Automotive Museum will present a special “Corvette Racing Legends” event this weekend – on Nov. 16-17. Guest of honor for the event will be Doug Fehan, GM’s Corvette Racing manager. Joining Fehan in the Saturday discussion will be Grand-Am Corvette Driver David Donohue and the previous owner/driver of our...