SVRA: Alex Lloyd Heads Latest Trio of Indianapolis Charity Pro-Am Entries

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SOUTHLAKE, Texas – official series release — Chris Jones/IndyCar photo — The Sportscar Vintage Racing Association has announced that Darren Manning, Alex Lloyd and Richie Hearn have entered the Indy Legends Charity Pro-Am, the feature event of their Brickyard Invitational race meet at Indianapolis Motor Speedway on June 16-19. “These are three very capable young men who could hop into …

SVRA: Unser Sr. & Jr. to Serve as Grand Marshals for Portland Vintage Festival

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SOUTHLAKE, Texas – official series release — Chris Jones/IndyCar photo — Al Unser and his son Al Unser Jr., who together account for six victories at the Indianapolis 500, will serve as co-grand marshals for the Sportscar Vintage Racing Association’s Portland Vintage Racing Festival at Portland International Raceway, July 7-10. The two champion drivers of one of racing’s most famous families …

SVRA: Jones, Papis & Brabham File Entries for Indy Legends Charity Pro-Am

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INDIANAPOLIS — official series release — Chris Jones photo — The Sportscar Vintage Racing Association announced Thursday that three more champion drivers — Davy Jones, Max Papis and Geoff Brabham — have entered the “Indy Legends” Charity Pro-Am, the feature event of their Brickyard Invitational race meet at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. The rapidly growing event will be presented Father’s Day …

SVRA: Trio of Indy 500 Veterans Join Brickyard Invitational’s Charity Pro-Am Field

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SOUTHLAKE, Texas – official series release — IMS photo — The Sportscar Vintage Racing Association (SVRA) has announced that Lyn St. James, Mark Dismore and Pete Halsmer – all veterans of the Indianapolis 500 and winners at the 24 Hours of Daytona – have received entries for the Brickyard Invitational, June 16-19. All three drivers will once again be on the …

SVRA: Quartet of Short Track Stars Join Stellar Lineup for Indianapolis Pro-Am

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SOUTHLAKE, Texas – official series release — Chris Jones/IndyCar photo — The Sportscar Vintage Racing Association announced Tuesday that four short track stars will again join a host of road racers to compete at Indianapolis Motor Speedway during the Brickyard Invitational, June 16-19. Davey Hamilton, Johnny Parsons Jr., Jimmy Kite and Donnie Beechler – all veterans of the Indianapolis 500 – …

SVRA: Paul Tracy Becomes Latest Entry for Brickyard Invitational Pro-Am Race at Indy

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SOUTHLAKE, Texas – official series release — IndyCar photo — The Sportscar Vintage Racing Ass’n has confirmed that Paul Tracy will return to competition at Indianapolis Motor Speedway for the Indy Legends Charity Pro-Am during the Brickyard Invitational on June 16-19. Tracy is a seven-time starter in the Indianapolis 500 with a best finish of second in 2002 in a …

SVRA: Elliott and Evernham Rekindle Old Partnership for Indianapolis Pro-Am Event

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SOUTHLAKE, Texas – official series release — NASCAR photo — A pair of famous NASCAR names will partner once again during the Sportscar Vintage Racing Association’s Brickyard Invitational at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, June 16-19. NASCAR Hall of Famer Bill Elliott will team up with his former team owner Ray Evernham to co-drive a special “Garage 34″ entry in the Indy …

NORTHEAST: Pocono Raceway Vintage Festival Moved Back a Week; Joins IndyCar Weekend

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LONG POND, Pa. — official series release — Pocono Raceway photo — Sportscar Vintage Racing Association (SVRA) returns to Pocono in a big way in 2015, with an exciting event format for racers and race fans alike. SVRA has moved the event date back a week, and the Vintage Festival will now be a part of IndyCar weekend. The road …

VINTAGE RACING: SVRA Announces Merger with General Racing

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SOUTHLAKE, Texas – official release — Ginny Heithaus photo — In a move to broaden the scope and quality of historic and vintage automobile racing across the United States, General Racing Ltd. will merge with Sportscar Vintage Racing Ass’n (SVRA), effective immediately. Tony Parella, CEO of SVRA, has put forth a major effort to re-organize the SVRA after taking over …