Early racing cars to be featured at SVRA events in 2018

Pioneering racing cars that competed through the World War I era will be featured in 2018 at three Sportscar Vintage Racing Association events, the sanctioning body has announced.

“These cars are important and deserve a showcase,” Tony Parella, SVRA president and chief executive, is quoted in a news release. “Not only will these historic cars be stretching their legs on the track, but with the work of Brian Blain and his foundation along with Hagerty there will also be educational and informative displays of tools, spares, period clothing that capture the feel of life in 1920 and before.

“This is rich content that adds to our automobile-themed festivals at SVRA events.”

“Our long-term vision is to create traveling road show that will extend beyond SVRA weekends and out to other automobile celebrations, such as concours events,” added Brian Blain, president of the Blain Motorsports Foundation.

“We believe that doing justice to these rare

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