Elegance and speed as Italians arrive for Historic Festival at LRP

Vintage vehicles from many eras, including these two Formula Junior Elvas, raced throughout the Historic Festival. Photo by Lans Christensen

LIME ROCK — This year’s Historic Festival at Lime Rock Park over Labor Day Weekend was of course a celebration of the speed and beauty of vintage cars, which competed in races from Friday through Monday. 

But a highlight of the festival is always  the Sunday Concours d’Elegance and Gathering of the Marques, which fills the mile-and-a-half track with cars of every conceivable make and interest (as long as they’re not of a recent vintage).

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