2014 SOLO CALENDAR RELEASED
Just remember, a racing car is only a machine and it has to respond. Keep the throttle on the floor as much of the total lap time as possible, RPM as near optimum as possible, and that total lap time will be as low as possible. (read more)
The Indian Goes to Sebring
We arrived in Sebring Tuesday (before the race on Saturday, March 23) to find Anatoly Arutunoff’s Lancia which we were to drive was still on the boat. To say the least, this was a dark moment. Things began to brighten when we learned Charlie Kolb of Miami, Florida, had a ride in a Porsche and his Twin Cam Triumph might be available. We made a B-line to Charlie’s and after hours of negotiations came out with a ride in #40. (read more)
It is believed to have been purchased at Scovil VW in Norman. Official records have gone missing in the fifty-two years since the Region bought it, but both Paul Scovil and Bob Simons (see Scovil Ad) were SCCA members, and Simons was a competition driver. In 1962 he was campaigning a Ferrari Mondial. (read more)
He's Back ! 1990 Speedy Lewis Rallye
Free hot dogs, chips, beer and cokes greeted the rally teams at Dufner Park. Quite a few ron-ralllyists attended the picnic and joined in the revelry and retelling of countless happenings of the day. After the last beer had been downed, and the last car pulled out of the park, I realized that over eighty people had participated, worked or just hung-out. That fact alone makes the return of the Speedy Lewis special. The level of competition, the conditions of the course and the fellowship at the picnic make it memorable. (read more)
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