PRODUCT DESCRIPTION :
We were lucky to get a few of these lovely vintage racing posters.
This one is a good looking and rare original US local Road race poster for Kent Pacific Raceways showing a Porsche 356 in action.
Still showing great colour with fantastic vibrant racing artwork this poster dates circa 1960's and originally came from the estate of the promoter.
It has been printed on to heavy card stock by Globe Printers of Baltimore and would have most likely been pasted onto boards, fences etc around town and at the race meeting.
SIZE : 425mm x 275mm
CONDITION : Overall excellent for age, showing good colour,may have some edge wear, light foxing to face or rear of poster.
SHIPPING : Rolled in a tube.
SOME INFO :
Pacific Raceways is a mixed-use road racing and drag racing facility near Kent, Washington. The race track was constructed in 1959 and opened in 1960. The track was originally named Pacific Raceways, then became known as Seattle International Raceways in 1969. After the landowner regained control of the track in 2002, the name reverted to Pacific Raceway.
Pacific Raceways features a 2.25 miles (3.62 km) road course which is used by the SCCA, Society of Vintage Racing Enthusiasts (SOVREN), and ICSCC for automobile road racing. The Washington Motorcycle Road Racing Association (WMRRA) uses the course for motorcycle road racing. The course has more than 125 feet (38 m) of elevation change and a beautiful naturally wooded back section. Courtesy Wikipedia.
Check out this link for the auction realisation price for a similar framed poster which sold at Heritage auctions for US$212.50 ( including BP )
Vintage USA Road Race Advertising Poster / Porsche
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