We invite you to experience some of the world's most spectacular views through the windscreen of your historic motorcar! Below are a few examples of the many rally events open to vintage cars. Rallies can cover distances of hundreds, even thousands of miles, and typically include some kind of timing and scoring, so car, driver, and co-driver face the challenge as a team. If you are interested in participating in one of these events, or another not listed here, please contact us.

 

Colorado Grand

Now 20 years old, the Colorado Grand is 1000-mile adventure through the breathtaking Rocky Mountains in early autumn, limited to 85 selected cars. The all-inclusive three day event features an itinerary of some of the best lodging and cuisine the region has to offer. Proceeds from the event are donated to a variety of Colorado charities.

 

The Mille Miglia is perhaps the best-known road rally in the world.  Its 1,000 miles stretch from Brescia, Italy, to Rome and back again. The original event ran annually from 1927-1957; the combination of rough terrain, grueling hours, fabled cars, and legendary drivers surrounds the Mille Miglia with a mystique unlike any other.

In 1977 the Mille Miglia Storica was founded, in tribute to the original race, as a rally covering the same 1,000 miles. Although the event now spans four days, it continues to be a tremendous test for a vintage car, and a thrilling tour of Italy for the driver. The field is limited to selected cars with Mille Miglia history.

Mille Miglia

Mille Miglia

 

London to Brighton

The London to Brighton Veteran Car Run is hosted by the Royal Automobile Club of Britain. This 60-mile run, open to pre-1905 cars, is a festive celebration of the brass era and old-world engineering. The annual event commemorates the Emancipation Run of 14 November 1896 which celebrated the passing into law of the Locomotives on the Highway Act, which raised the speed limit for 'light locomotives' from 4 mph to 14 mph and abolished the requirement for these vehicles to be preceded by a man on foot.

 

In 1907, five cars—the only cars to actually come to the starting line out of the 40 that entered—left Peking (now Beijing), China on a nearly 10,000 mile race to London, England. Incredibly, 80 days later, four of the five cars finished, after thousands of miles through uncharted, roadless territory, brutal extremes in weather and terrain, and plenty of mishaps.  

It wasn’t until 1990 that a successful attempt was made to recreate the event, followed by others in 1997 (84 cars) and 2007 (134 cars). The next running is scheduled for 2010, and we are proudly supporting a 1941 Ford Super Deluxe Convertible.

Peking to Paris

 

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