Tony Brooks – Of Race Horses and Cart Horses

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A delightful chat with the legendary Tony Brooks… By James Edmonds. Images by Pedro Dermaux “Open wide!” is a phrase that would have been heard by many a patient had Tony Brooks taken his original career path as… Read More

Trans Am Racing Returns – The Foametix 100 Race in Sebring plus Interview with 74 Ranch Resort Driver – Shane Lewis

Story by James Edmonds Photography by Thomas Murray March 1, 2015 and Trans-Am is back in a BIG way! It seems like ages since I watched my first Trans-Am race in its second heyday back in the early ’80s… Read More

Daytona Rolex 24 Hour, 2014

Green Olives and Grapes Words by James Edmonds Photographs by Thomas Murray and James Edmonds Daytona Rolex 24, 2014. It’s all about managing your expectations. I learned this the hard way as a little kid: My dad could… Read More

Historic Sportscar Racing Classic 24 at Daytona 2014

A Celebration of Winners…Passed and Present Photos by Thomas Murray, James Edmonds and Regis Lefebre The inaugural Classic 24 Hour at Daytona which was held on November 12-16 was a terrific event that restored my faith in vintage racing…. Read More

John Hindaugh – The Voice of Endurance Racing

Words by James Edmonds – Photographs by Thomas Murray and James Edmonds   For sports car race fans the world over, whether casual observers or ardent loyalists, there is a certain warm and inviting feeling of well being –… Read More

A look back at Sebring 2010. Interviews with George Howard-Chappell and Nimrod driver Reggie Smith

Words by James Edmonds/Photographs courtesy of The Smith Family Archive   I had one of the most rewarding talks ever with a race driver when I talked to Reggie Smith. That he wasn’t one of the glitterati with… Read More

Greg Pickett Interview Sebring 2011

With Greg Pickett just having announced his team’s departure from sports car racing, I thought I’d post this piece from 2011 and say that I, along with his many fans, hope that he returns to the fray, at the front and… Read More

The Cincinnati Kid – Brad Kettler

I wrote this after Le Mans 2011 – the epic battle between Audi and Peugeot. It is reproduced here by kind permission of All photos reproduced courtesy of George Achorn with many thanks. If I mention Steve… Read More

Lord of the Wings

Lord of the Wings – A Chat with Paul Drayson  By James Edmonds Paul, Lord Drayson is a man on a mission. He is trying to help save the world. Not from Blofeld, but from everyone else. He… Read More

Newport Pagnell one last time and a chat with David Richards

First published in the Fall 2007 edition of The Vantage Point  and reproduced by kind permission of the Aston Martin Owners Club NewportPagnell (final) Visit, Prodrive Charity Event and David Richards Interview   After seeing the Prodrive open… Read More