january, 2016

wed13jan8:00 amMonthly Meeting Road Racing in America


(Wednesday) 8:00 am

Event Details

Philippe Henry Defechereux will be presenting about the history of Road Racing in America, starting in 1948 at the Glen. The presentation consists of 72 slides, mainly bold headlines and striking visuals, all actual photos from his book, many in color.

Not only does the presentation cover Watkins Glen, but also the other road races that were inspired by it, such as Elkart Lake, Bridgehampton, Sebring, Palm Beach, FA, and even Buenos Aires, Argentina. All with period photos.