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2015 St Petersburg Festival of Speed Photo Journal

Posted on 21 March 2015 by Chris

By Bob and Connie Schmitt

The 12th Annual St. Petersburg Festivals of Speed Motorsports Display was held on a fabulous spring day in the St. Petersburg waterfront Vinoy Park.

 

The diverse field showcased contemporary and vintage automobiles and motorcycles, with exotics and classics. Across the water was a display of Porsches and BMWs in Spa Beach Park.

 

Some of our favorites from the day:

 

• Porsche 919 Hybrid – second time shown in U.S.

• Porsche 959 – a timeless design

• 2015 BMW i8 – beautiful from every angle, especially the rear

• 2015 C4 Alfa Romeo

• 1972 Honda 600 Coupe – 2 cylinder 36HP, 10” tires, 40 MPG, 0-60 mph in 23.5 seconds, 78 mph top speed

• 1969 Dodge Daytona – unrestored, number 305 of 500

• 1963 Corvette Coupe with a recent NCRS Top Flight Award

• Vintage British cars – Morgan, Austin Healy, 1962 Mk 2 Jaguar (3.4 litre), and 1946 Triumph 1800 Roadster (last production car with rumble seat).

• Kubelwagen Type 82 – Boxer air cooled, 3 speed produced in Germany 1939 – 1945

• Modified vintage VW Bus

• Ducati motorcycles

• Vintage food truck

 

 

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