Amelia Island Vintage Gran Prix
Mar 15, 2017 02:00AM
Bill Warner, founder and chairman of The Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance and Foundation has raced with SVRA since it was founded in 1981. The Amelia Island Vintage Gran Prix pays homage to the 1960s sports car races which took place at the Fernandina Beach Airport. Plans have been finalized for a 2 plus-mile airport road course. Invited groups of race cars for this event includes pre-war cars, sports cars, and road racing specials up to 1980. Gold medallion cars are invited will enjoy separate podiums along with a unique racing experience. Three dozen vintage motorcycles will take to the track during the weekend for spirited vintage bike racing action.
Features include Hagerty Show and Shine, vendor row, vintage motorcycle demonstrations, track touring, and more. For more information visit www.svra.com/events/2017-amelia-island-vintage-gran-prix/.