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Willy T. Ribbs Grand Marshal at Portland Vintage Racing Festival

Legendary Driver Returns To The Scene Of His First Trans Am Victory, July 27-30 The Sportscar Vintage Racing Association (SVRA) today announced that Willy T. Ribbs, who made history as the first black driver to qualify for the Indianapolis 500, will serve as grand marshal for their July 27-30 Vintage Racing Festival at Portland International Raceway (PIR). The 12-turn, 1.967-mile Continue Reading...
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34 Entries Set for Brickyard Invitational Indy Legends Pro-Am

The SVRA’s Entire Father’s Day Weekend At IMS Streamed Live By FloRacing.com Thirty-three Indianapolis 500 veterans and NASCAR super star Bill Elliott have been paired with some of the top drivers and car owners of the Sportscar Vintage Racing Association (SVRA) for this Saturday’s fourth annual Indy Legends Charity Pro Am at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. The Saturday, June 17 Continue Reading...
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Elliott, Evernham Return to Brickyard Invitational

NASCAR Champs Take On 33 Indy 500 Veterans In June 17 Indy Legends Pro-Am The Sportscar Vintage Racing Association (SVRA) today announced that NASCAR champions Bill Elliott and Ray Evernham are once again entered as co-drivers of the special “Garage 34” entry in the Indy Legends Charity Pro-Am at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway (IMS) on June 17. The two entered Continue Reading...
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Josele Garza Returns to SVRA Brickyard Invitational

Scott Harrington, Cory Witherill Complete Field of 33 For June 17 Indy Legends Pro-Am The Sportscar Vintage Racing Association (SVRA) today announced that Josele Garza, Cory Witherill and Scott Harrington will return to compete in the Fathers’ Day Weekend Indy Legends Pro-Am at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. The entries of the three popular drivers bring the field to 33 Indy Continue Reading...
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Flosports to Air Brickyard Invitational Live on FloRacing.com

America’s Premier Vintage Racing Series Expands Visibility, Sponsorship Value The Sportscar Vintage Racing Association (SVRA) announced today that it has reached an agreement with FloRacing, a division of FloSports, the innovator in live digital sports and original content, to present live video coverage of the Brickyard Invitational at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway during Father’s Day Weekend, June 16-18, 2017. Covering Continue Reading...
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Harley-Davidson Becomes Official Motorcycle of SVRA

Iconic Brand to Display, Present “Arrive & Ride” Experiences at Brickyard, Other Events The Sportscar Vintage Racing Association (SVRA) and Harley-Davidson announced today that the iconic motorcycle manufacturer is now the Official Motorcycle of the SVRA. “I own and ride Harley-Davidsons and I am thrilled to have the SVRA in partnership with such a culturally rich and powerful brand,” said Continue Reading...
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A.J. Foyt IV, Darren Manning Return to Brickyard Invitational

Duo Adds To Long List Of Former Foyt Team Racing Drivers in Indy Legends Pro-Am The Sportscar Vintage Racing Association (SVRA) today announced that A.J. Foyt IV and Darren Manning – both former drivers for four-time Indy 500 champion A.J. Foyt’s race team – will once again be among the 33 Indy 500 drivers lining up at the famous yard Continue Reading...
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Roberto Guerrero to Race at SVRA’s Brickyard Invitational

John Martin, Dennis Firestone Also Add Experience to June 17 Indy Legends Pro-Am Field The Sportscar Vintage Racing Association (SVRA) today announced the return of drivers Roberto Guerrero, John Martin and Dennis Firestone to the Fathers’ Day Weekend Indy Legends Pro-Am at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. The three drivers bring the list of entries to 28. “Roberto is no stranger Continue Reading...
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Lloyd, Hearn, & Treadway Join Talented Indy Legends Pro-Am Field

Field Rapidly Filling For June 17 Brickyard Invitational Feature Race at IMS The Sportscar Vintage Racing Association (SVRA) today revealed that with the entry of top competitors Alex Lloyd, Richie Hearn and Rick Treadway only six spots remain in its field of 33 for the June 17 Indy Legends Charity Pro-Am. That race is the Saturday feature of the Fathers’ Continue Reading...
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Dismore, Halsmer, Papis Join Talented Indy Legends Pro-Am Field

Daytona 24 Champs To Return To IMS For June 16-18 Brickyard Invitational The Sportscar Vintage Racing Association (SVRA) today announced Mark Dismore, Max Papis and Pete Halsmer – all former winners at the prestigious 24 Hours of Daytona – will again be among the 33 Indy 500 veterans at the June 17 Indy Legends Charity Pro-Am. That race is the Continue Reading...
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Bobby Unser Named Brickyard Invitational Grand Marshal

“Uncle” Bobby Leads Unser Family Return to IMS June 16-18 The Sportscar Vintage Racing Association (SVRA) today announced one of the greatest icons in the history of motor racing will serve as grand marshal for its Father’s Day weekend (June 16-19) Brickyard Invitational at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway (IMS). Three-time Indianapolis 500 champion Bobby Unser will return to the scene Continue Reading...
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Geoff Brabham, Davy Jones Return To SVRA Brickyard Invitational

Both Le Mans 24 Champions Sign On To June 17 Indy Legends Pro-Am The Sportscar Vintage Racing Association (SVRA) today announced the return of Geoff Brabham and Davy Jones, both overall winners at the 24 Hours of Le Mans, to the Fathers’ Day Weekend Indy Legends Pro-Am at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. The two are the latest additions to an Continue Reading...
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Laziers Return To Father’s Day Weekend Brickyard Invitational

2015 “Indy Legends” Charity Pro-Am Champ Bob Lazier and Son Jaques Back At IMS The Sportscar Vintage Racing Association (SVRA) today announced that Bob Lazier, the 2015 winner of the “Indy Legends” Charity Pro-Am, will return to the Indianapolis Motor Speedway for the June 17 feature race of the Brickyard Invitational. Jaques Lazier has also entered the contest joining his Continue Reading...
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Short Track Stars Featured In Brickyard Invitational at IMS

Hamilton, Kite, Beechler Return to “Indy Legends” Charity Pro-Am The Sportscar Vintage Racing Association (SVRA) today announced that three more short track stars will again compete at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway during the Brickyard Invitational “Indy Legends” Pro-Am. Davey Hamilton, Jimmy Kite and Donnie Beechler – all veterans of the Indianapolis 500 – earned their chops on the hard-scrabble bull Continue Reading...
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Dick Simon, Johnny Parsons, Jr. Return to Brickyard Invitational

Fan Favorite Drivers Return To SVRA “Indy Legends” Charity Pro-Am Feature Race The Sportscar Vintage Racing Association (SVRA) today announced two of the Indy 500’s all-time fan favorite drivers, Dick Simon and Johnny Parsons, Jr., are returning for the fourth running of the Fathers’ Day Weekend Indy Legends Pro-Am at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. The two are the latest additions Continue Reading...
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Sarah Fisher Joins St. James, Beatriz at Brickyard Invitational

Star Trio To Compete Together First Time Anywhere In June 17 Indy Legends Pro-Am The Sportscar Vintage Racing Association (SVRA) today announced that Sarah Fisher will join Lyn St. James and Ana Beatriz for the first time in this year’s Fathers’ Day Weekend Indy Legends Pro-Am at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. The trio is among the most talented and versatile Continue Reading...
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“Unser Cousins” Return To SVRA Brickyard Invitational

Robby, Johnny And “Cousin” Willy T. Ribbs Sign On To June 17 Indy Legends Pro-Am The Sportscar Vintage Racing Association (SVRA) today announced that once again there will be a full complement of Unsers entered in this year’s Fathers’ Day Weekend Indy Legends Pro-Am at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Robby and Johnny Unser join the previously announced Al Unser and Continue Reading...
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Jimmy Vasser Joins Paul Tracy at SVRA Brickyard Invitational

Two Old Rivals and Indy Car Champions To Tackle June 17 Indy Legends Charity Pro-Am The Sportscar Vintage Racing Association (SVRA) today announced that 1996 Indy Car Champion Jimmy Vasser has entered the “Indy Legends” Charity Pro-Am, joining his old rival and 2003 Indy Car Champion Paul Tracy in the feature event of the Brickyard Invitational at the Indianapolis Motor Continue Reading...
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Capital One Spark Business Becomes Official Business Credit Card Partner of SVRA

The Sportscar Vintage Racing Association (SVRA) announced today that Capital One Spark Business is now the official business credit card partner of America’s premier vintage racing series. “I can tell you I have a Capital One Spark business card in my wallet and it has been a critical tool to keep the engine of my business running,” said Tony Parella, Continue Reading...
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Al Unser To Return To Racing At Brickyard Invitational

Four-Time Indy 500 Winner to Join Son Al Jr. in SVRA’s Indy Legends Charity Pro-Am Four-time Indianapolis 500 winner Al Unser revealed today he plans to return to wheel-to-wheel competition at the Sportscar Vintage Racing Association’s (SVRA) “Indy Legends” Charity Pro-Am at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway on June 17 – appropriately enough, Father’s Day Weekend. The three-time Indy car national Continue Reading...
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