Historic Motor Prints

Historic Motor Prints features the premium motor sport photography of Dennis Gray and Bill Wagenblatt. We offer prints from 8in x 12in to 20in x 30in along with digital files and custom sizes on request. Our galleries are arranged by race group and we strive to update within a week of the events we cover. If you don’t find the image your looking for please contact us.

Dennis Gray

A native Californian, Gray’s first racing adventure was an early fifties dirt track jalopy race at the Merced Fairgrounds in California with his father. He was team photographer for and Tom Spalding’s Can-Am team in ’78. He was RJR’s photographer for the ’79 and ’80 IMSA series. Gray has created images for many automotive firms including BMW; Ford; Goodyear; Jaguar; Mercedes-Benz; Pirelli and Porsche; in addition to many print publications. He is a member of the American Auto Racing Writers and Broadcasters Association.  In addition to Historic Motor Prints, he is the senior photographer for Sports Car Digest.

Bill Wagenblatt

Portland, Oregon based Bill Wagenblatt has been a motor racing enthusiast since mid ‘60s and a photographer for over 45 years. In the early ‘70s courtesy of the US Air Force he was sent to Wiesbaden, Germany for a three-year assignment. Stationed two hours south of the Nurbürgring and two hours north of the Hockenheimring and was able to attend many events. He attended events at Spa Francorchamps, Zandvoort, Le Mans, and Monaco. After returning to the states he was a regular at Watkins Glen, Lime Rock, Mosport and Trois-Rivières.   Since the late ‘70s Wagenblatt has lived in the Pacific Northwest and has run the historic racing site Track Thoughts since 2008.

Recent Events

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2017 CSRG David Love Memorial

We have posted close to 600 images from CSRG’s opening event of the 2017 season held at Sears Point Raceeway March 31st to April 2nd. The David Love Memorial featured 8 race groups running over the weekend. It was great to be back at the track and to see the Sonoma track with green grass background after the wet California winter.

2017 CSRG David Love Memorial

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2017 HMSA Spring Club Event

Historic Motor Prints 2017 season has finally started. March 18th and 19th Dennis Gray was at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca for the HMSA’s Spring Club Event. Dennis has posted 190 images from the seven race groups.

2017 HMSA Spring Club Event

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2016 CSRG Charity Challenge

We covered CSRG’s September 30 to October 2 Charity Challenge at Sonoma Raceway. Images from all 9 race groups have been published. The Charity Challenge was Historic Motor Prints last event for 2016. Over the winter we’ll be completing revising the website and publishing our calendar for 2017.

2016 CSRG Charity Challenge