Category: Press Releases

Roberto Clemente’s 1971 World Series MVP Dodge Charger Coming to PVGP

The 1972 Dodge Charger that was awarded to Roberto Clemente of the Pittsburgh Pirates as the Most Valuable Player of the 1971 World Series as been completely restored to its original appearance and finish and will be on display at the entrance to the American Car Show on Schenley Drive during Race Weekend. Clemente’s teammate […]

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Chuck Cantwell Named 2019 PVGP Grand Marshal

When Ford needed a new car aimed at the youth market in the sixties, they created the immensely popular Mustang. When they decided to turn the Mustang into a sports car they turned to Carroll Shelby. And when Shelby needed an engineer to develop what would become the Mustang GT350 he hired Chuck Cantwell. Working […]

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Hofbräuhaus Keg Tapping – June 5

   On the first Wednesday of every month the Hofbräuhaus in Pittsburgh holds a special event to tap a new keg of bier. On Wednesday, June 5, 2019 the keg for the upcoming PVGP will be tapped – the beer that will fuel the Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix! Please join us that day for a […]

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The Top 3 Grand Prix Parties!

With so much to do during the Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix it can hard to decide which events to attend! There are now 11 straight days packed with races, car shows, parties, parades, rallyes and tours spread throughout our Race Week so we decided to select the top three, must-see events of the 2019 PVGP [...]
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Charity Fundraiser Combo Tickets

The Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix is just around the bend – take advantage of this special offer to attend these two charity parties at one great price!  One “Blacktie & Tailpipes” Gala Ticket One “Passport to Elegance” Jet Center Party Ticket Get Both Tickets for Only $495 That’s a $155 Savings Offer Good through May […]

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P-51 Mustang to Land at our Jet Center Party

Mustang is the Marque for this year’s Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix and we expect hundreds of Mustangs cars to be on display and on the track all week, but only the “Passport to Elegance” event will have the P-51 Mustang fighter plane! This year we welcome Mark Murphy and his P-51 Mustang ‘Never Miss.’ The […]

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National Autism Awareness Day – April 2

Autism Awareness Day is about celebrating and recognizing people on the autism spectrum, as well as researching and fundraising initiatives which promote inclusivity for people with autism. The world’s understanding of autism as a disorder has changed drastically over time; until the second half of the 20th century, only people with severe symptoms were diagnosed […]

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Formula Ford 50th Anniversary Festival at 2019 PVGP

The PVGP is excited to welcome the Formula Ford Mini Festival to our event as part of the 50th Anniversary of the Formula Ford in the United States. Our two unique race weekends provide the ideal combination of vintage and historic racing in a single 10-day motorsport festival. FORMULA FORD MINI FESTIVAL Encompassing both weekends […]

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Kelly Telfer selected as The Poster Artist for the Cortile della Corsa

Kelly Telfer has been been selected at the featured artist to create the Cortile della Corsa poster for the 2019 Alfa Romeo Owner’s Club Convention and the Spotlight Car for the 2019 Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix. Kelly attended his first car race at age four. His  parents took his  brother, sister and him to Laguna Seca Raceway […]

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