Category: Press Releases

Subaru to Celebrate 50 Years in the US as 2018 PVGP Spotlight Car

Subaru to Celebrate 50 Years in the US as 2018 PVGP Spotlight Car Subaru of America, the spotlight marque of this year’s Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix, will honor its 50th anniversary throughout Race Week. Founded in Philadelphia in 1968, the Subaru of America brand was created around a single car, the Subaru 360. Since then, the […]

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BMW Wrap Contest to Raise Funds for PVGP Charities

BMW is the 2018 PVGP Marque of the Year! Help us celebrate and raise money for our charities by designing a custom vehicle wrap for the #BMW #X2. The top four designs chosen will be wrapped on the vehicles and displayed at Schenley Park on July 14/15 Race Weekend. ublic voting through donations.  The winner will be […]

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PVGP Wins Sports Destination Management’s Champions of Economic Impact Award

PITTSBURGH – January 10, 2018 – In its 35th year of operation, the Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix was named a Champion of Economic Impact for the Pittsburgh region by Sports Destination Management. This award is reserved for event organizers that bring an outstanding and quantifiable economic impact, media recognition for the city and an overall […]

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Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix Passes $5 Million Mark for Donations!

   PITTSBURGH (Feb. 16, 2018) – The Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix presented its year-end donation check to its charities. The $350,000 check propelled the 35-year total to an amazing $5,102,500 for the Autism Society of Pittsburgh and Allegheny Valley School. The presentation took place on Thursday night, February 15, when the Greater Pittsburgh Auto Dealers […]

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Get Your 2018 “Dancing with the Cars” Tickets Now

Check Presentation to PVGP Charities at “Dancing with the Cars” party that opens the Pittsburgh Auto Show – Thursday, February 15, 2018   December 30, 2017 – “Dancing with the Cars” is the preview party to open the 2018 Pittsburgh International Auto Show – a chance to see the latest models before the show opens to […]

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Get Your Special Edition PVGP Terrible Towel

Cheer on the Steelers in Grand Prix Style!   PURCHASE ON-LINE HERE   The PVGP has its own “Terrible Towel” commemorating our founding 35 years ago, and our co-founder, Myron Cope, who served on our Board of Directors until his passing in 2008. These special edition Terrible Towels were sold at our events this July to commemorate […]

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Victory Lap Celebration – October 26, 2017 at the Hofbräuhaus

This year-end event recognizes the contributions of our sponsors, partners and car clubs and honors our volunteers who make this event possible. We take a few hours to celebrate the past year’s event and take a “Victory Lap” before sitting down and beginning to plan for the next year. The Hofbräuhaus is an integral sponsor and we are […]

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I GAVE

The Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix Race Weekend at Schenley Park has been a free event for spectators for all 35 years. It is still free, but since it is a charity event that costs hundreds of thousand of dollars to stage, the PVGP is suggesting a mere $2.00 donation per person or $5.00 per family […]

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Executive Director’s Message

Contact: Daniel DelBianco, Executive Director delbianco@pvgp.org cell 412 559-3500 Susan Gera, Media media@pvgp.org cell 724 396-9372 July 1, 2017 Pittsburgh Welcome to the 35th Annual Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix Welcome to the 2017 Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix. This is our 35th consecutive year of racing through the streets and celebrating the automobile. This race is […]

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