The Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix is honoring Jaguar as our 2016 Marque of the Year.
Jaguars will be featured throughout all ten days of our event from the cars shows to the races. If you own a new or vintage Jaguar or are just a fan, the Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix this is the place to be this coming summer!
Our 2016 Race Week is scheduled for July 8 through 17 with July 16/17 slated as the featured Race Weekend at Schenley Park. This will be your homepage to track all Marque activities.
Registration will open in February.
The Marques of Italy were recognized at the PVGP last year. They put on a tremendous show and helped us raise $360,000 – a new record!
2016 Grand Prix Race Week Schedule
Here is a listing of all of our events with notes where Jaguars will take center stage:
Blacktie & Tailpipes Gala – Friday, July 8 This grand affair will celebrate in formal black tie style at Allegheny Country Club. A special display of Jaguars will be parked in front of the club.
PVGP Historics at Pitt Race Powered by Ford – July 8-10 Come on out to watch our historic races at the newly expanded track at Pittsburgh International Race Complex. Jaguars are sure to be racing with us.
Invitational Car Show on Walnut Street – Monday, July 11 This invitation only show will feature a dozen significant Jaguars.
Waterfront Car Cruise – Tuesday July 12 Join 700 other car owners for a cruise at the Waterfront Mall in Homestead. A special area is reserved for Jaguars.
Downtown Race Car Parade & Display – Wednesday July 13 There are opportunities for old and new Jaguars to participate in the 100+ car parade and plaza display.
Grand Prix Tune-Up at Atria’s – Wednesday July 13 Plan to attend this exclusive event downtown at Atria’s at PNC Park. – Jaguars of all years will be parked on the Roberto Clemente Bridge.
Countryside Tour – Thursday July 14 Travel through the back roads of Western PA for an unforgettable journey. Jaguars manufactured before 1984 are welcome to compete.
Schenley Park Race Weekend – July 16/17 The main event on Saturday and Sunday features a special display area for Jaguars as part of the 2,000 car International Car Show. Throughout the weekend watch vintage races on the nearby city streets. Many events will occur during this ten day event, so please don’t hesitate to contact Jerry Longstreth if you have any questions.
The Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix Association is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization with a mission to hold a world-class vintage automotive event for charity. It is the region’s premier summer event for hundreds of thousands of automotive enthusiasts in that it combines charitable fundraising with car shows and vintage sports car racing on city streets. Since 1983 this volunteer-driven event has raised over $4.3 million for the Autism Society of Pittsburgh and Allegheny Valley School.