If it’s September, this must be Watkins Glen

Back again for my favorite racing weekend of the year, in beautiful and historic Watkins Glen, New York. We were blessed with perfect weather, endless cars, sights and sounds, and plenty of beer and delicious local food. The activities kicked-off on Friday with the downtown Grand Prix Festival celebration. On Saturday and Sunday we headed up to the track for the SVRA US Vintage Grand Prix/SpeedTour. Here are a few photos, with more to come. Enjoy! TJ….2022

Judges evaluating a beautiful 1954 Jaguar XK120 OTS.
This 1968 Chevrolet Camaro was part of the Historic Trans-Am series on hand for the festival.
Me and the boys enjoying the view of Seneca lake.
Fifteen historic Bugatti’s from the 1920’s/30’s were on hand and stretched their legs on track.
Rusty Wallace’s 2000 “Miller Lite” Penske Dodge.
Always one of my favorites, Brian Redman’s 1976 Lola 332C.

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