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About terryjohnsen

Writer/photographer of vintage/historic sports car racing. See you at the track! Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this material without express and written permission from this blog’s author and/or owner is strictly prohibited. Excerpts and links may be used, provided that full and clear credit is given to Terry Johnsen and terryjohnsen.wordpress.com with appropriate and specific direction to the original content.

U.S. Vintage Grand Prix @ Watkins Glen

SVRA’s U.S. Vintage Grand Prix has become my favorite event that I attend each year. The list of positives far outweigh the other wonderful events I’ve attended, which includes: IMSA, NASCAR, and IndyCar. The extraordinary list of competitors, the variety … Continue reading

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SVRA Vintage Grand Prix of Mid-Ohio

SportsCar Vintage Racing Association (SVRA) visited the picturesque rolling countryside of Lexington, Ohio, and the famed Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course during the weekend of June 23-25, 2017. It was an amazing weekend of automotive nostalgia and great wheel-to-wheel racing. The … Continue reading

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VRG Jefferson 500 @ Summit Point (article)

Victory Lane Magazine, July 2017, Vol. 32, No. 7 – Story and Photos by Terry Johnsen Summit Point Motorsports Park, May 19-21, 2017 The Jefferson 500 at Summit Point Motorsports Park is the marquee event for the Vintage Racer Group … Continue reading

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Future History – IMSA @ VIR 2016 (article)

Better late than never. Finally got this one into the magazine. Enjoy…. Victory Lane Magazine, May 2017, Vol. 32, No. 5 – Story and Photos by Terry Johnsen Virginia International Raceway, August 26-28, 2016 The weekend of August 26-28 (2016) proved … Continue reading

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VRG Jefferson 500 @ Summit Point

The Jefferson 500 at Summit Point Motorsports Park presented by Vintage Racer Group (VRG) took place on May 17-21, 2017. It was wonderful to get back to Summit Point and be with the fantastic people of VRG. The story has been written … Continue reading

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The 2017 racing season is here!

I arrived for the Rolex 24 @ Daytona weekend on Friday (27 Jan). Note to self: next year make sure to get there for Thursday practice, qualifying, and most importantly the Rolex 24 night practice. You can never get enough of … Continue reading

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My First 24…Amazing!

Tick one off the bucket list. The 2017 Rolex 24 @ Daytona was amazing! Going to a 24 hour endurance race has always been a goal, but for some reason it hadn’t happened until now. I went to the race … Continue reading

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