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VSCDA Vintage Fall Festival

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Vintage American iron joined the fray in the prewar class.


VSCDA Vintage Fall Festival

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Allard on the track.


VSCDA Vintage Fall Festival

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Allard was also a featured marque at the Festival.


VSCDA Vintage Fall Festival

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The XJR-5 easily took over the lead and maintained first place.


VSCDA Road Vintage Fall Festival

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After starting at the end of the pack in the Jaguar feature race, the XJR-5 quickly worked its way to vie for the lead out of Canada Corner and into Thunder Valley.


VSCDA Fall Festival

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Special guest of honor Bob Tullius shared his Group 44 racing experiences with his Jaguar XJR-5 in the background.

http://blog.hemmings.com/index.php/2013/07/23/three-bob-tullius-group-44-jaguars-head-to-auction/


VSCDA Vintage Fall Festival

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A Rolls Royce crashed the Jaguar concours.


Road America Fall Festival

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The Vintage Sports Car Driver’s Association Fall Festival featured the Jaguar Clubs of North America’s Challenge and Concours.


Homeward Bound

Homeward Bound

All good things must come to an end so morning found us packing the boot and heading for home.


The Long Day

The Long Day

The hot sun seemed to radiate off the Union Jack decorated top of a Triumph,  offering another walking path.


The 8th of November

The 8th of November

Niles Harris attended the convention with his TR6.  We were honored and humbled to meet him.  The 8th of November was written about this man:

https://prezi.com/qeqph55x_dnd/niles-harris-the-american-hero/

http://www.azlyrics.com/lyrics/bigrich/8thofnovember.html


Man In The Mirror

Man In The Mirror

A headlight reflects the image of an admirer.


Razzle Dazzle

Razzle Dazzle

Italian Giovanni Michelotti gave the Triumph TR3 a little razzle dazzle by designing the Italia 2000 and setting it on 329 TR3 chassis and running gear in Turin, Italy between 1959 and 1962.  These cars are quite rate and highly sought by collectors.


Summer Breeze

Summer Breeze

Driving a Triumph Stag on an English Summer Evening


Ice Cream Man

Ice Cream Man

An Ice Cream Run is a popular event at any Triumph convention.  Gus’s did not disappoint.


Take A Back Road

Take A Back Road

Son Charlie’s TR6 on a rally.


Cow Tipping

Cow Tipping

was enjoyed by Funkhana event participants  Nothing like including a good old Midwest tradition.


I Only Have Eyes For You

I Only Have Eyes For You

A 1930s Triumph Gloria goes through tech inspection.


Roll On Down The Highway

Roll On Down The Highway

Triumphs filled the roadways as we headed to the Vintage Triumph Register’s 2015 National Convention in Fontana, WI last week.  This year’s event was hosted by the Illinois Sports Owners Association chapter.


Ragtop Day

Ragtop Day

Our 1980 Triumph TR8 seems to reflect the color of the Jampot Bakery in the Keweenaw Peninsula in Upper MI.  The bakery is operated by monks of the Holy Transfiguration Skete..


Cruisin’

Crusin'

. . . in the Triumph TR8 requires a clean windscreen.


That Ole Ford Truck

That Ole Ford Truck 2

. . . was once a part of our stable.


Ever Present Past

Ever Present Past

The ’58 Triumph TR3.


One Piece At A Time

One Piece At A Time

Son Charlie’s TR6 has literally been restored one piece at a time. . .  more than once.