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It is with great sadness that I report of the passing of Great Race legend Stanley Jones. Stan was a successful real estate developer in Southern California, but in Great Race circles he was an icon in his 1932 Ford roadster. Stan not only drove his roadster on more than 20 Great Races, he always […]

The 2016 Hemmings Motor News Great Race presented by Hagerty from San Rafael to Moline has been highlighted on two different television shows in the last few weeks, and I want to share those links with you here so you can watch them on your computer. The first link is from “The List: 1001 Car […]

The month of September zooms by in Chattanooga, Tennessee, especially around the Coker Tire and Great Race headquarters. One thing that always gives us a break from the madness is the Coker Tire Challenge. It’s a miniature version of the Great Race that starts and ends each day in Chattanooga. The 2016 event is the […]

We would like to assume that anyone reading this post is already a subscriber of the best automotive magazine, Hemmings Motor News, but we still want to show off the awesome editorial coverage that the Great Race received this year. The October 2016 issue of Hemmings Motor News is absolutely packed with the most comprehensive […]

Look who we just saw on TV – the Great Race’s own Mike White from Reliable Carriers. Many of you have probably seen the commercial before as it runs on several car shows and auction telecasts. But for those of you who have not seen it, you can view it on your computer scene by […]

Michelle Rigling has been named the Events Coordinator for the Great Race, the position she filled in for at the last minute on the 2016 event. Life is an adventure and that philosophy is the foundation for Michelle’s love of planning and creating unique events and experiences for people. She had been with the Great […]

The 2017 Hemmings Motor News Great Race presented by Hagerty from Jacksonville, Florida to Traverse City, Michigan has sold out in record time according to director Jeff Stumb. The event, which starts June 24, 2017 accepted the final entry August 8 – one week earlier than last year. A waiting list has been established for […]

Every year after the Great Race a few cars will come up for sale as owners prepare different ones for upcoming rallies. This year, we know of three vehicles for sale that cover every style and price range. First is a two-time Great Race veteran, the 1971 VW Beetle of Duane Haas of Davenport, Iowa. […]

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