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Media Coverage

Find links to stories about the PVGP below, from national automotive publications to local newspapers. Please check out some of the great press we have received. Our event has grown so large that we can’t always keep track of recent stories. If you know of a published item that is not included here please email Dan DelBianco or phone 412-559-3500.

2017 Press Coverage

E is for Everything – BMW Roundel Magazine-11/2017
One of a Kind – Vintage Motorsport Magazine Sept/Oct 2017
BMW Club Der Bayerische Magazine – Sept/Oct 2017

Passport to Elegance Jet Center Party – Whirl Magazine August 2017
Sneak Peak at Hitting the Redline Video WCN 24/7 – 8/3/17
Camaro #1 at PVGP – Pilot Car Registry – August, 2017
Show & Go – Car Guy Chronicles – 7/21/17
2017 PVGP Report and Photos – Sports Car Digest 7/19/17
Why Vintage Racing is the Best Kind of Racing – Auto Week 7/19/17
Passport to Elegance Party at Voyager Jet Center – Post-Gazette 7/17/17
Tune-Up Showcases 130 Cars – Post Gazette 7/17/17
PVGP Takes Over Roberto Clemente Bridge – Trib 7/16/17
Datsun 240Z Wallpaper – Jalopnik 7/16/17
Photos 2017 PVGP – Trib 7/16/17
Race Inside a 1976 Porsche on the Racetrack – Penn Live –  7/16/17
Dan DelBianco on Pittsburgh Today Live on KDKA TV – 7/13/17
PVGP Revs Up Tourism Spending – Trib – 7/12/17
PVGP Adds Historic Aircraft – Trib 7/11/17
Tailpipes Event Kicks off PVGP – Post-Gazette 7/10/17
Fly Away to PVGP Passport to Elegance – Post-Gazette Seen 7/9/17
Heads Turn at PVGP Blacktie & Tailpipes – Trib 7-9-17
Classic Cars Take to the Streets – Penn Live 7/8/17
5 Things not to miss at the PVGP – Visit Pittsburgh Blog 7/6/17
PVGP Founder Will Be Missed – Trib 7-3-17

10 Events Not to Miss in July – Next Pittsburgh 6/20/17
River City Grand Prix – Pennsylvania Magazine – May/June 2017
A Grand Event!  – Shady Magazine – Summer 2017
Dancing with the Cars Post-Gazette 2/20/17

Dancing with the Cars – Blacktie Pittsburgh 2/16/17
Auto Show raises $405K for Charity – Tribune Review 2/17/17
Steelers Honored by PVGP for Giving Back – 2/17/17
Steve Weber Gregarious media director passes away – Post-Gazette 2/10/17
Ed Rice and Porsche Club Honored by PVGP – Rundschau, January 2017

 2016 Press Coverage

Kelsey Patterson in the Pits – Victory Lane Magazine 11/16
Ride Along with a 1962 MGB at the PVGP – The Chicane 11/26/16
Leading the Pack in Pittsburgh – BMW Roundel – 10/16

A Weekend in the Park – Hemmings Sports & Exotic Car Magazine – 11/16
Vintage Racecar Magazine – 10/16
Pittsburgh Celebrates – BMW der Bayerische Sept/Oct 2016
A Schenley Park Lark – Vintage Motorsport Sept/Oct 2016

Victory Lane Magazine covers PVGP Races – 9/16
PVGP Recognized as a Game Changer by Connect Sports 8/23/16
Pittsburgh Vintage GP XXXIV – Vintage Racecar Magazine 8/3/16
Sports Car Digest Report & Photos – 7/25/16
Go Fast; Do Good! – Car Guy Chronicles 7/26/16
PVGP Race Week in Social Butterfly – Social Seen – July 2016
Photo Gallery – Pitt News 7/19/16
Maureen and Mike Mantune – 2016 PVGP Wrap-Up – 7/16
Auto:Haus Image 2016 PVGP 7/19/16
Another Wonderful PVGP – BMW Roundel 7/18/16
Car Enthusiasts Revved Up Again – Post Gazette 7/18/16
Tune-Up Party Trib FanFare – 7/18/16
PVGP Legend Joe Rodman Reaches Homestretch Post-Gazette 7/16/16
Vintage Cars Race Through the Streets – Trib 7/16/16
Vintage Cars to Race in Oakland Trib 7/16/16
PVGP Brings Back Drivers Year after Year – Trib 7/13/16
Blacktie & Tailpipes at Allegheny CC – Post-Gazette 7/11/16
Blacktie & Tailpipes Gala – Trib 7/10/16
Motors Runnin for 34th PVGP – Trib 7/6/16
Pittsburgh Today Live – KDKA CBS TV – 7/5/16
10 Pittsburgh Events Not to Miss – NEXT Pittsburgh 6/29/16
For the Love of Sportscars – Post Gazette 6/6/16
PVGP’s Dotti Bechtol and Kathy Stout at PIRC – CBS 5/25/16
Pittsburgh’s Time Machine – Vintage Racecar 3/14/16

Triumph GT6 Kas Kastner – Bring a Trailer 3/16/16
Red Carpet Charity Preview –  Tribune Review 2/15/16
Red Carpet Premiere Raises $400,000 – Post-Gazette 2/15/16
Red Carpet Premiere Kicks Off Auto Show – WPXI See and Be Seen 2/15/16
Red Carpet – Blacktie Pittsburgh 2/11/16

About More than Cars for Joey Porter – Steelers.com 2/14/16

2015 Press Coverage

Cut N Run Videos of 2015 PVGP Races – Streaming Pittsburgh 7/19/15
Top Parties of 2015 (Tune-Up)  – Trib Review 2/3/16
Personality Test – Jake Zoller Trib Review 12/2/15
Duel in The Sun – ©Secrets of Speed Magazine – October 2015

Street Cred – ©Vintage Motorsport Inc used by permission – Sept/Oct 2015

Bounty in the ‘Burgh – Hemmings Motor Sports October 2015
Oh, All Right: Pittsburgh Won Me Over – Satch Carlson BMW Roundel Sept 2015
Pittsburgh Pilgrimage – BMW Roundel Sept 2015
On Location at the PVGP – Hemmings Sports & Exotic Nov 2015
12 Days at the PVGP – Auto Historia Sept 2015
Pit-Signals – VARAC 2015

Car Guy Chronicles – 7/25/15
PVGP, Travel Well Travel Often – A&H Magazine – July 2015
PVGP Report and Photos – Sports Car Digest 7/24/15
Big Crowds Turn Out for the Grand Prix – Post Gazette 7/20/15
Tune-Up Party Held on the North Shore – Post-Gazette 7/20/15
Party Keeps Going After the Sun Goes Down – Trib Review 7/19/15
Photos from the PVGP – Tribune-Review  7/18/15
Setting the Seen Natalie and Sara- Post-Gazette 7/17/15
Photos of PVGP Set-Up – Trib Review 7/16/15
Car Enthusiasts Revved up for Grand Prix – Trib 7/16/15
Race Weekend at Schenley Park – NEXTpittsburgh 7/13/15
Ted Sohier on Pittsburgh Today Live 7/12/15
Blacktie & Tailpipes Gala – Trib Live 7/12/15
Blacktie & Tailpipes at South Hills CC – Post-Gazette 7-14-15
Dave Crawley at Pitt Race Opening – KDKA 7/10/15
Grand Opening of Pitt Race Track with Ford – WPXI 7/10/15
Bigger and Better Than Ever – Pittsburgh Magazine 7/9/15

Strat Your Engines – Pittsburgh Quarterly Summer 2015
Dan Taylor with Jon Burnett on Pittsburgh Today Live 7/3/15

Top Family Adentures in Pittsburgh – NEXTpittsburgh 6/29/15
Top 10 Pittsburgh Events Not to Miss – NEXTpittsburgh 6/28/15
Janis Joplin’s Porsche coming to PVGP Nightwire – 5/15
Pittsburgh Voted Ninth Best Car Town – Post-Gazette 2/27/15
Red Carpet Coverage and Photos – Blacktie Pittsburgh 2/12/15
Red Carper Premiere, A Chassis to Remember – Trib 2/16/15
See and Be Seen Auto Show – WPXI 2/16/15
Red Carpet Charity Premiere – Post Gazette 2/16/15
See and Be Seen on the Red Carpet – WPXI 2/12/15
Business Page with Auto Show – KDKA-TV 2/1/15
I Love the PVGP – The Chicane Blog 1/28/15
Comcast Newsmakers with GPADA  1/20/15

2014 Press Coverage

Velocity and Volunteers – Vintage Motorsport Nov/Dec 2015
Tune-Up Makes the List of  Best Parties of 2014 – Tribune-Review 12/28/14
Racing in the “Burgh” Hemmings Motor News 1/15
Mini’s Racing in the Street MC2 Magazine Oct/Nov 2014

Competing at the Confluence – Hemmings Sports and Exotic Car – 12/14
Schenley Park Races – Victory Lane Magazine Oct 2014
Historics at Pitt Race – Victory Lane Magazine Oct 2014

Blacktie & Tailpipes Gala – Whirl Magazine 9/15/14
PVGP Voted Top Festival – Pittsburgh A-List 8/14
10 Largest Car Shows in the World – Jalopnik 8/18/14
Schenley Park Report Sports car Digest – 8/1/14
Schenley Park Race Summary – Maureen & Mike – July 2014
Pittsburgh Vintage GP – The Chicane 7/24/14
Thousands Relish the Thrill of the Grand Prix – Tribune Review 7/21/14
PVGP Moves the Party to the Street – Tribune Review 7/21/14
Downtown Car Show – Setting the Seen 7/18/14
Mini – The Little Car is a Big Star at PVGP – Tribune Review 7/16/14
Vintage Cars on Parade/Dan Taylor – KDKA TV 7/16/14
Blacktie & Tailpipes – Pittsburgh Post-Gazette 7/14/14
Preview of the PVGP  – KDKA Business Page with Jon Delano – 7/13/14
Ryan Recker Revs Engine at PVGP – WTAE 7/11/14
7 Not to Miss International Events in Pittsburgh – Next Pittsburgh 7/5/14
Jerry Seinfeld Seeks out Scott Drab’s Car Collection – CBS-KDKA 7/2/14
GPADF Named New Presenting Sponsor – Post Gazette 6/19/14
PVGP Supplement – Whirl Magazine June 26 2014

PVGP and Ford Featured at Auto Show – Pittsburgh Business Times 2/13/14
Couples Who Make a Difference – Maggie & John Schmotzer – Whirl 2/14

2013 Press Coverage

MINI Kicks Off Marque for 2014 – Whirl Magazine Nov 2014
A Lark in Schenley Park – Vintage Motorsport Magazine Nov/Dec 2013
PVGP Raises record Sum – Post-Gazette 11/10/13
Schenley Park Races – Victory Lane Magazine 10/13
BMW Z to Z – Roundel Magazine 10/13
Grand Prix Sets New Record – Tribune Review 10/29/13
Grand Prix Event held at Savoy – Post-Gazette 9/17/13
Dan Torisky Honored as Grand Marshal – Tribune Review 8/22/13
Local Car Cruises – Post-Gazette 8/15/13
2013 PVGP Report and Photos – Sports Car Digest 8-8-13
Blacktie & Tailpipes – Whirl Magazine Aug 2013
Tune-Up Party at Bossa Nova – Post-Gazette 7/23/13
PVGP Attracts 250,000 people – Trib Live 7/21/13
Grand Prix Puts Charities in Gear – Post-Gazette 7/22/13
Young Driver Ready to Roll – Post-Gazette 7/18/13
Dan DelBianco and Grand Prix on Pittsburgh Today Live 7/16/13
South Hills Country Club hosts Blacktie – Post Gazette 7/16/13
Gala – See & Be Seen – WPXI.COM 7/15/13
Blacktie & Tailpipes Gala – Trib Live 7/15/13
Classic Cars Shine at PVGP – Trib Live – 7/14/13
Patterson’s make racing a Family Affair – Trib 7/14/13
PVGP Begins 10 Days of Fun, Competition  – Post Gazette 7/11/13
PVGP Revving Up – Trib Live 7/11/13
Spectator Guide – WHIRL Magazine July 2013
New Jaguar F-Type to Pace PVGP – CBS Pittsburgh 6/22/13
The Racing Patterson’s – Victory Lane Magazine 1/13

2012 Press Coverage

Wire Wheels and Hay Bales – Hemmings Sport & Exotic Car 11/12
Vintage Motorsport “No Lark in the Park” 11/12
Victory Lane Magazine Cover Story – Oct 2012
Racing in the Park – Hemmings Motor News Oct 2012
Blacktie Gala at Oakmont – Whirl 8/29/12
Grand Prix Tune Up Raises Funds – Post-Gazette 7/24/12
100,000 Turn Out for PVGP – Trib Review 7/23/12
PVGP Offers More than a Race – Post-Gazette 7/23/12
Vintage Grand Prix Roars On – Post Gazette 7/19/12
Grand Prix Continues to Run Well – Tribune Review 7/18/12
Grand Prix Celebrates MGs – Hemmings 7/18/12
Gala at Oakmont  – Post-Gazette 7/17/12
Blacktie at Oakmont Revs Up – Tribune Review 7/16/12
Wayne Carini Heads to Pittsburgh – Velocity 7/13/12
PVGP Soon Will Rev The Engines – Tribune Review 7/11/12
PVGP Garages – Whirl Magazine – June 2012

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