NEW EXPANDED SCOPE FOR 2018 TO INCLUDE TSD RALLY!! In 2018, we are providing entrants with two options: 1) A fun TSD Rally (time/speed/distance) available only to Ottawa and Cobourg Starters. It will be suitable for beginners and experts alike. The TSD rally will start on September 28 and finish on September 29 with an overnight stop in Belleville, ON. The TSD Rally is only available to Ottawa and Cobourg Starters. It will include a number of TSD Rally Sections plus “Special Stages” including on-track sessions at Shannonville Motorsport Park. Special Awards by class and finish will be provided on completion. We will be updating the REGISTRATION very soon to include the TSD Rally. In the meantime, REGISTRATION for the Rally Tour is open. 2) A non-competitive, completely enjoyable Rally/Tour. Crews will follow the route using rally-style instructions for a relaxed “Walter Mitty” rally […]
Since 1993, the Grand Prix Festival of Watkins Glen presented by Chemung Canal Trust Company has celebrated our heritage of motor racing. Last year, an estimated 25,000 spectators helped us celebrate. As in previous years, a tribute to the Grand Prix races are featured in a variety of events during this all day festival. Events include the Walk of Fame award ceremony, a historical lecture called The Legends Speak, a pre-race Tech Inspection at Smalley’s Garage, as well as several rolling events and two car shows known as the Stone Bridge Driver Events. At the Grand Prix Festival of Watkins Glen, presented by Chemung Canal Trust, there is something for everyone! Parked along the main streets of the village you will find over 600 classic sports cars of all ages and marques for your enjoyment. In addition to live music, […]
A low key British Car Show with no judging, just a chance for collectible British car owners to get together and enjoy the Aerodrome’s WW I show honoring the one-hundredth anniversary of the end of the war. The show begins at 2 pm and runs to about 4 pm. Gates open at 10 am and group admission will be charged for those showing their cars: Adults $20, Seniors (65+) and military $15, Ages 6-17 $5, 5 and under are free. Those who have not visited the Aerodrome before are urged to arrive early as there are a number of museum buildings featuring antique aircraft, autos, motorcycles, engines, model aircraft, and many other vintage aviation exhibits.
Mini Meet East is going back to New York in 2018. This year’s location will be in New Paltz, NY amidst the Shawangunk Mountains. It will be filled with a variety of organized drives throughout the Shawangunk & Catskills Mountains. The host hotel is the Hampton Inn and Suites with a negotiated rate of $99.00 a night plus tax with the group rate code: MME Schedule of Events: Monday, 7/2/18 – Registration opens – Organized drive with a destination Tuesday, 7/3/18 – Registration – Rallye – Group Panoramic Photo – Picnic – Organized drive Wednesday, 7/4/18 – Car Show – Vendor & Swap Meet – Funkhana – Arts and Craft Contest voting – Organized drive Thursday, 7/5/18 – Autocross – Organized Drives – Awards Ceremony Banquet Friday, 7/6/18 – Departure
The Kimber Festival brings together enthusiasts who have a keen interest in M.G. history. Organized as an academic conference, the program consists of presentations about all M.G.s with topics that may include design and production, technical discussions, competitors and competitions and more. You do not need to be a NEMGTR member to present or attend. All MG enthusiasts are welcome! The venue for this year’s event is The Glenn H. Curtiss Museum in Hammondsport, NY. The Curtiss Museum features a wide variety of exhibits. You’ll find aircraft, motorcycles, and automobiles, along with exhibits that show the history and legacy of Glenn H. Curtiss, the history of Hammondsport, winemaking in the Finger Lakes, women in aviation, and Mercury Aircraft Inc. Presentations will include: The Glenn H. Curtiss Museum by Makenzie Witter Across the USA in an MG in 1936 by Richard […]
Join more than 100 British car owners for a smashing display of classic, quirky, and lovable British classics, right in the heart of Woodstock, New York, and the Catskill Mountains. Cars will enter the field starting at 8:30 am, and the fun goes on all day. Around 2 pm, we’ll present awards, including People’s Choice and the Longest Distance Traveled. Spectators are welcome, and FREE parking is available. The heart of the picturesque historic hamlet of Woodstock is just minutes’ walk from the Playhouse, offering shops, restaurants, live music, and much more.
The Buffalo Octagon Association will be the host. Family oriented event held at Como Lake Park Casino. Lots of classes, judging by popular vote and starts at noon. Dash plaques to the first 125 entrants, trophies awarded by 4pm. Free to the public, fee for those entering a car. Food & beverages available, games, door prizes, 50/50 split raffle, Chinese auction. Bring the whole family! Portion of proceeds donated to local charities
This week, our video features the performance of the Panasonic Jaguar Racing team at the Formula E races in New York. First of all, it is fun watching these cars tear around, but secondly, it is such a different auditory experience with the sound of electric motors instead of the internal combustion beasts. In front of the iconic Manhattan skyline, Panasonic Jaguar Racing claimed a vital championship point in the first of the NYCePrix Formula E races. Adam Carroll advanced three positions to finish 10th, whilst Mitch Evans sustained damage early in the race. For those who don’t know, Formula E, officially the FIA Formula E Championship, is a class of auto racing that uses only electric-powered cars. The series was conceived in 2012, and the inaugural championship started in Beijing on 13 September 2014. The series is sanctioned by the FIA. […]
The seventh annual Woodstock British Car Show, featuring more than 100 beautiful classic and modern cars, takes place Sunday, Sept. 13, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on the grounds of the Woodstock Playhouse, 103 Mill Hill Road, Woodstock. Past shows have drawn vintage British cars from across the Eastern seaboard, including many MG, Triumph, Austin-Healey, Jaguar and Morgan sports cars from the 1930s through the 1980s. Other vehicles that have been showcased include luxury Bentleys and Rolls-Royces, sporting Rileys and ACs, and even Morris Minor Traveller “woodie” wagons. Participating British cars and trucks will enter the field starting at 8:30 a.m. Awards, including People’s Choice, Longest Distance Traveled and Best of Marque, will be given out at 2 p.m. Along with the cars, a 1950s song and dance show will be presented by the New York Conservatory for the […]
Jaguar comes to the 2015 New York International Auto Show to showcase its complete aluminum-intensive model year line up. Making their New York City debuts, the all-new Jaguar XF, XE, 2016 Jaguar F-TYPE R Coupe and S Manual Transmission vehicles will be on display for press review April 1-2, 2015, and available during the public show days from April 3-12, 2015. With the addition of the new Jaguar XF the Jaguar lineup is entirely aluminum focused. New 2016 Jaguar XF to debut at NYIAS will offer exceptional levels of refinement, comfort and technology The 2016 model year Jaguar F-TYPE sports car receives new powertrain and driveline options. A six-speed manual transmission option will be available in rear-wheel drive V6 model Jaguar transforms the F-TYPE R Coupe with the addition of standard All-Wheel Drive The new Jaguar XE; the drivers’ car in the global […]
Land Rover will unveil the Range Rover SVAutobiography at the 2015 New York International Auto Show, adding even more luxury, design sophistication and performance to an enhanced line-up. Speaking ahead of the exclusive model’s world premiere in New York, Land Rover’s Design Director and Chief Creative Officer Gerry McGovern stated: “With the SVAutobiography we have taken the opportunity to optimise the Range Rover’s luxury execution and precision while delivering beautiful detailing that considerably enhances the customer’s experience of our flagship vehicle.” Exclusively crafted at Special Vehicle Operations’ (SVO) Technical Centre in the UK, SVAutobiography features unique exterior design enhancements, an exclusive premium leather interior with unique trim finishes and the option of a 550PS 5.0-litre V8 supercharged engine for the first time. As a result, the SVAutobiography is the most luxurious and powerful series-production Range Rover in the model’s successful […]
McLaren unveiled the 570S coupe before its public debut party at the New York auto show this week. The newest British supercar will be part of the two-car McLaren Sports Series, which falls below the Super Series that includes the 650S and 675SLT. The all-new McLaren Sports Series brings McLaren race-derived technologies and supercar driving exhilaration to the sports car market for the first time. Launching with two power outputs, the Sports Series offers class-leading performance, lightweight construction including a carbon fibre chassis, recognisable McLaren design values and a comprehensive specification list. Pricing for the higher-powered 570S, shown for the first time at the New York International Auto Show, will retail from £143,250. McLaren also confirmed that the pricing for the 540C Coupe will start at £126,000. This model will be unveiled at the Shanghai Motor Show when further details […]
The all-new Jaguar XF will make its global motor show debut today in New York. Formed around Jaguar’s aluminium-intensive architecture, the all-new XF will bring an unrivalled blend of design, luxury, technology, dynamic capability and efficiency to the business car segment. Ian Callum,Director of Design, Jaguar, said: “I believe the all-new XF is the best looking car in its class. Elegant, handsome and with proportions that imbue a great sense of integrity – the all-new XF is true to the great tradition of sporting Jaguar saloons while being completely of its time.” The all-new XF’s dynamic, coupé-like design combines the outstanding proportions, elegant surfaces and perfect lines which define all Jaguar cars, with a longer wheelbase, more interior space and exceptionally low aerodynamic drag. The all-new XF range will consist of: XF Pure/ SE, XF Prestige, XF R-Sport, XF Portfolio, […]
The Vulcan, Aston Martin’s “most intense and exhilarating creation to date” will make its first appearance in North America at the New York International Auto Show (NYIAS) next month. The Aston Martin Vulcan – a track only supercar producing some 800-plus bhp – joins the British luxury sports car maker’s presence at NYIAS fresh from a global reveal at the Geneva International Motor Show earlier in March. Fronting a new seven-car display led by CEO Dr Andy Palmer, the Aston Martin Vulcan will be joined by examples from the current Aston Martin product range in North America including the new Vanquish Carbon, Rapide S, DB9, V12 Vantage S and the V8 Vantage GT Roadster. CEO, Dr Andy Palmer commented: “We are enormously encouraged by the overwhelmingly positive reaction we have received from customers and sports car fans around the world […]