Archive For The “Laguna Seca” Category

In Photos: 2014 Continental Tire Monterey Grand Prix – Laguna Seca

By | June 16, 2014

The fourth stop on the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship 2014 calendar is the Continental Tire Monterey Grand Prix. With this being the first season of TUSC, and this their first stop at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, things were bound to be different. First off, cars, a lot more cars. So much so, there wasn’t enough […]

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Racing Blip: 2014 Continental Tire Monterey Grand Prix

By | May 4, 2014

The fourth stop of the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship hits the California central coast town of Monterey this weekend. Which is home to one of the more iconic race tracks in the world, Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca – best known for “The Corkscrew”. Now, Laguna Seca has been around since the late 50’s. TUDOR United […]

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Back to the Future with Morgan Motor Company

By | May 3, 2014

That long, looong hood jutting out in front of the driver… those sensual, swooping fenders flowing back to a gently sloped rear end… the bulbous headlights and supple leather belt securing the hood… The Morgan Plus 8 Speedster looks like it just rolled out of the 1940s, a free-spirited refugee from the London Blitz that […]

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Weekend Wallpaper: BMW Team RLL #56 Z4 GTE

By | April 27, 2014

A 4.4L V8, producing ~500hp, revving up to 9000 rpm. Weighing in around 2600 pounds. Welcome to the BMW Z4 in LM-GTE trim. This BMW, and it’s cousin, the BMW Z4 GT3, can be seen running on the world’s greatest race tracks across the world on an given weekend. Could this be the beginning of a modern day […]

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Weekend Wallpaper: Jim Buell’s MG-TC

By | April 5, 2014

Reading my earlier articles, you know my history with Morris Garages’ fine products. My ’66 MGB introduced me to the world of endless expense, responsive handling and true performance, not just fire breathing pavement melting straight liners of the late 60’s and early 70’s. Don’t get me wrong. I appreciated a raw horsepower display as […]

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In Photos: 2013 Rolex Motorsports Reunion – Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca

By | October 10, 2013

Its difficult to describe an event like the Rolex Motorsports Reunion. Where else can you see such a giant collection of restored cars, drivers racing their hearts out, willing to risk their very large investments as well as their lives to see if they can win a race with great prestige but little monetary payoff? […]

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