Monday, July 17, 2017

Racers At the Concours

For the 40th anniversary of the Cincinnati Concours d'Elegance, the organizers put together a stunning collection of racers. Included was this spectacular 1991 F1 B191 manufactured by Benetton and driven the famed racer Michael Schumacher.

The winner of Best in Class was this 1933Miller nicknamed "The Red Lion." It was driven by some of the most famous and successful drivers of its time, including Ernie Triplett, Al Gordon, and Shorty Cantlin.
A rare Mercedes Benz 300 SL Gullwing which currently holds the land speed record holder at the Bonneville Salt Flats for F/GT cars.

Among others on hand were an Alfa Romeo Trans Am racer, a Tanner T6 sports racer, a Porsche Trans Am car, a 1930 Oakland racer, and a Lotus Super Seven S 2 among others.

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