Most motor racing series have standardized the use of commonly used flags in order to inform and instruct drivers. Displayed at Start,Finish indicates the start of the race, the beginning of a Practice or Qualifying session. SVRA racing begins as soon as the Green flag is shown.
The term "Vintage Racing" has been applied to a wide spectrum of automobile events ranging from "social gatherings where an occasional race breaks out" actual quote from a local race Chief Steward to events that feature some of the most competitive road racing in the country with professional racecar preparation and both former and current professional drivers competing in front of thousands of racing fans. Here is a look at the current world of vintage racing in the USA from our point of view. In major national vintage racing, the motivation and dedication of the participants is not unlike that found at any major SCCA or NASA amateur road racing event. The joy and thrill of racing and competing is pretty much the same, but the fields in major national vintage racing are typically much larger and the social aspects are on a bit of a higher plane.
That all came to an end in when the FIM, in a bid to reduce costs for non-works teams, brought in new rules restricting all classes to six gears, and s to four cylinders and all others to two, which prompted a walk-out by the Honda, Suzuki and Yamaha teams — although MV soldiered on with their magnificent four-stroke triples and fours. A four-stroke DOHC, valve six it revved to 20, screaming rpm and produced 65bhp which, through a 7-speed gearbox, propelled it to over mph. The pair retained the title the following year.
That's how some people describe photographing during a grey, overcast day. They say it positively; it's a good thing. Presumably, these are people who like snapping a photo, looking at the preview, and seeing flat photos with a whitewash of boring.
This original site will remain in service with hopes to someday use this domain for the new site. Home page with current updates, Race schedule as it compiles, Running order, Forum, Rules and more. Those of you who have already registered for the membership via paper and check are entered and registered within the new site as paid users.
Beautiful roaring cars which are a status symbol for the lucky ones rich enough to buy one of these technological jewels, enjoy them on a summer breezy day along the sweet hilly roads of Tuscany. Originally, the race started as a "on the road race" in The count Aymo Maggi wanted to create something unusual.
Name and contact information as well as emergency contacts are required of all competitors. Every competitor must race using only one race number for the entire season. Your race number is your name and is the only way for the staff to know exactly who is out on the track.