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2017 Annual Meeting Scheduled for February 18

Posted on 07 February 2017

The annual Heartland Vintage Racing meeting has been scheduled for Saturday, February 18th at 11:00AM. It will take place at the IMC Irrigation offices located at 8878 NW 63rd St, Suite 103, Parkville, MO 64152. We are looking for some new folks to join the board and help us get the needle moving on this [...]

2017 Membership Renewals

Posted on 31 January 2017

The Heartland Vintage Racing club needs you! It’s our mission to support vintage racing in middle-America, and we can’t do that without passionate folks like you. Whether you’re a racer or an enthusiast, every member is an integral part of this organization. We need willing drivers at events, and willing volunteers behind the scenes at [...]

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2016 Annual Meeting – Feb. 27

Posted on 15 February 2016

The date for the annual HVR Meeting has been set for Saturday, February 27th. We will discuss lots of 2016 business and potential events, as well as hold officer elections. The exact time and location hasn’t been set yet, as we need to see how many attendees we will have. All that we know for [...]

5th Annual Endurance Feast

Posted on 25 January 2016

The annual Endurance Feast at KH Automotive has become one of the “kick-off” gatherings for road racers, where last years stories are shared, and this year’s challenges are made. A number of racers and racing groups attended this year’s Feast, including the SCCA KC region, NASA Central Region, Chumpcar, the World Racing League, and Heartland [...]

Time to Renew!

Posted on 15 December 2015

Unbelievably, 2015 is just about gone. The holidays are in full swing, kids are eagerly awaiting Santa, and parents are eagerly awaiting a few libations on New Year’s Eve. Yes, the new year is just around the corner, and you know what that means…it’s time to renew your Heartland Vintage Racing membership. Forget gym packages, [...]

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Bill Rinke 1932-2014

Posted on 31 October 2014

It is with very heavy hearts that we write this article, as we recently learned that our respected founder, Bill Rinke, has passed away after a battle with cancer. Bill was a long-time racer, instructor, and vintage racing enthusiast who will be missed by many. All of his friends here in the Heartland Vintage Racing [...]

HVR Kansas Speedway Images Available

Posted on 01 October 2014

Expert photographer John Hiatt has some beautiful images available from the 2014 vintage races at Kansas Speedway. Some of our favorite examples are shown below. All are available for sale (without the watermark) at his website – click here to see them all.     

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Heartland Vintage Racing Adds St. Louis Region

HVR Adds St. Louis Region and Races

Posted on 19 April 2013

If you’ve missed the recent buzz amongst members, Heartland Vintage Racing is proud to announce that a St. Louis region has been added to the club, as well as two new races at Gateway Motorsports Park. The first race is already underway this weekend (April 19-21), and the second will take place in October. Visit [...]

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Heartland Vintage Racing Rules Updated

Posted on 27 March 2013

We’ve just posted an updated version of the Heartland Vintage Racing rules for driver and car eligibility. You can download the new document here, and the updates are highlighted in blue so you can quickly identify them.  Just some minor changes, but a few that may be of interest to our racers, including:

Welcome to the New Heartland Vintage Racing Website

Posted on 30 March 2012

Welcome to the new online home for Heartland Vintage Racing. Here you’ll be able to get the latest updates and information for our organization, as well as for racing events that we’ll be hosting or participating in. Construction of the site is not totally complete yet (are they ever?), so some things may change a [...]