Archive For April, 2013

Weekend Wallpaper: Alfa Romeo Monza meet Porsche 962 – 50 years of history

By | April 28, 2013

Sometimes serendipity provides the ultimate juxtaposition. In the Watkins Glen International Raceway Tech Garage I encountered one of those rare moments during the SVRA 2011 US Vintage Grand Prix. There, just waiting for me, sat a pair of classic racing vehicles whose moments in history lay only 50 years apart but whose indelible impact on […]

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FMD: Friday Motoring Diversion

By | April 26, 2013

Friday Motoring Diversion - 1987: Lamborghini

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Weekend Wallpaper: 1929 Model A Speedster

By | April 21, 2013

Previous Daily Derbi Weekend Wallpaper submissions originating from my desk suggest a sense of wonder as dedicated drivers converge on America’s race tracks with their treasured 4 wheel family members to show how fast they can go driving equipment relatively new to American society of the time submitting a pull still irresistible in today’s society; […]

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Racing Blip: 2013 Tequila Patrón American Le Mans Series at Long Beach

By | April 20, 2013

Round two of the American Le Mans Series. The stop: the streets of Long Beach. One of two stops for the western USofA. This is the shortest race of the season, a “quick” two hours on this street circuit. A mere “walk in the park” for the teams after the opening 12 hours of Sebring […]

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FMD: Friday Motoring Diversion

By | April 19, 2013

Friday Motoring Diversion – Morning Ritual

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Utah Events: George Follmer at MMP Tomorrow

By | April 18, 2013

This is very short notice, I know, but given how rarely most people get the opportunity to meet a living legend, I’d suggest you call in sick to work, or do whatever you have to do to be there tomorrow when George Follmer visits Utah’s own Miller Motorsports Park. You kids in the audience are […]

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