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The LeMans 24 Hours Part 2

Continue sharing Steve’s experience at the 2022 LeMans 24 Hours. He was blown away by the trip to France. He crossed LM off his bucket list.

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The 2022 LeMans 24 Hours

Our writer got a chance to attend the 2022 LeMans 24 Hours with a friend. It was the glorious culmination of his 40 years of racing fandom.

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Why the Sebring 12 Hour race is a must-see

The Sebring 12 Hour race is a classic race in the same way as LeMans. Both races have tons of history and both race tracks are quite old.

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Cars and coffee at Newport

It was a great day for Cars and Coffee at Newport, Rhode Island. It was the second such meeting for 2019, held at The Elms Mansion.

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Lenny’s Garage of wonders

In a dimly lit warehouse in a nondescript part of industrial Brooklyn lies Lenny’s Garage. Lenny Shiller has been collecting all manner of cars and car stuff (and much more) for many years.

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Motorsport art by Yuriy Shevchuk

Artist Yuriy Shevchuk captures the beauty of the cars, the essence of a moment in a great race and the atmosphere of the event surrounding it.

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Notes from the Watkins Glen IMSA race

I’ve been to the Watkins Glen race circuit many times, in all kinds of weather. Searing hot to serious cold and drenching rain. I survived the Bog. I love the place. Here then some notes and a few photos from the¬†Sahlen’s Six Hours of the Glen:

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Being There: The 2010 LeMans 24 Hour Race

Another from the deep archives: A racing vacation to Europe concludes with the 2010 LeMans 24 Hours. It was an epic battle between four Peugeots and 3 Audis for the win. The food was great and it didn’t rain.

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Tiny Cars at Larz

Sundays in the summer months means car events on the lawn at Larz Anderson Museum in Brookline, Mass. The event for July 9th was for tiny cars, a huge amusement for most of us.

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Supercars at Larz Anderson

When up in the Boston area, be sure to visit the Larz Anderson Auto Museum in Brookline, Massachusetts. Set on a high bluff overlooking the Boston skyline, the collection is housed in a stone castle. Billed as America’s oldest car collection, they put on some fine shows in their compact space. “Supercars: Origins, Evolutions” has just opened, and it’s definitely worth a side trip, especially on a nice day.

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