Tag: 2009 Vanderbilt Cup Centennial


  • Sep 01 2009

    Video “Black Beast at the 2009 Vanderbilt Cup Centennial Celebration”

    Tom of Bridgehampton has posted these three marvelous videos on Youtube of the Alco-6 Racer at the 2009 Vanderbilt Cup Centennial Celebration held on August 30th at the Nassau County Museum of Art. Thanks Tom!

  • Aug 31 2009

    A Note from a Racing Legend: Janet Guthrie

    Just received this email from pioneering racing legend Janet Guthrie: Just a note to say how much I've enjoyed following your historical trails--- Best regards, Janet Guthrie

  • Aug 20 2009

    Roslyn News “Vanderbilt Cup Celebrations August 30”

    Today's issue of The Roslyn News has an article on the Sixth Annual Vanderbilt Cup Centennial Celebration at the Nassau County Museum of Art on August 30th.

  • Jul 28 2009

    The New York Times Editor at the 2009 Vanderbilt Autocross and Concours

    One of the spectators at last Sunday's Vanderbilt Autocross and Concours was Dan Neville, Picture Editor of The New York Times. In this photo, Howard Kroplick is discussing the Alco-6 Black Beast Racer with Mr. Neville prior to a run on the course.

  • Jul 27 2009

    Great Time at the 2009 Vanderbilt Autocross and Concours

    What a fun time yesterday at the Second Annual Vanderbilt Autocross and Concours! Over 1,000 people enjoyed viewing the racers and classic cars near the right-of way of the Long Island Motor Parkway. The Alco-6 Black Beast Racer made several trips on the course. Here, mechanician Dr. Mark DeSantis and I

  • Jul 26 2009

    Black Beast Fired Up and Ready for Today’s Autocross at Roosevelt Field

    The Alco-6 Black Beast Racer arrived back on Long Island yesterday and went through a half-hour of trial runs through East Hills. The racer is all ready for today's Autocross at the southwest parking lot at Roosevelt Field. Hope to see you there!

  • Jul 25 2009

    Enjoy the 2009 Vanderbilt Autocross and Concours at Roosevelt Field

    Come out and enjoy the Second Annual Vanderbilt Autocross and Concours at the southwest parking lot of Roosevelt Field (near Macy's) this Sunday from 9:00AM to 4:00 PM. Vanderbilt Cup Races, Inc., led by Guy Frost, has issued this press release on the event.

  • Jul 23 2009

    Roslyn News Features Vanderbilt Autocross at Roosevelt Field

    Yesterday's Roslyn News featured the Second Annual Vanderbilt Autocross and Concours deProvenance on its back page. The event will be held this Sunday, July 26th at the southwest parking lot of Roosevelt Field from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM. Late entries can use this registration form .

  • Jun 11 2009

    Update on Second Annual Vanderbilt Autocross and Concours on Sunday, July 26th

    The Second Annual Vanderbilt Autocross and Concours will once again be held at Roosevelt Field on Sunday, July 26th. The planned course is expected to be larger and even more exciting than 2008. The restored Alco-6 Black Beast Racer, winner of the 1909 and 1910 Vanderbilt Cup Races, will participate and run again

  • Apr 08 2009

    2009 Vanderbilt Centennial Events

    Vanderbilt Centennial Celebrations have announced two major events to celebrate the 1909 Vanderbilt Cup Race this summer: