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Speedweek for Motormarques

The Geelong Speed Trials for 2016 were held on Richie Boulevard, bordering Corio Bay, Where the event has been held for 50 years from 1956 until 2016.

Each year the event has attracted a collection of rare and historic competition vehicles to race against the clock over the quarter mile sprint.

It has always included an impressive display of unique, rare. and sometimes priceless automobiles and motor cycles from all aspects and all eras of motor sport.

Geelong's Speedweek trials was one of the rare occasions in Australia where you could see such an array of awe inspiring vehicles in action, hear and smell their engines at full chat while experiencing the time-honoured but carnival atmosphere of classic sprinting.

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Monday, 02 April 2007 03:04

RACV Fly the Flag Tour 2007

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  In continuation of a long tradition, the Royal Automobile Club of Victoria (Australia) sponsored its annual grand tour of classic cars, motor cycles and other vehicles. The 2007 Fly the Flag tour took the 200 partcipants on a demanding week of motoring into the northern regions of the state in an event whose origins were the great reliability tours of the 1920s.