Hudson Historics, Coach’s Corner, Watkins Glen

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Watkins Glen International Registration Now Open

One of the most popular circuits in North America, International GT’s annual stop at Watkins Glen International is a great way to restart our season after the summer break. September will be here before we know it with the race scheduled for September 9-13. 
Registration is open for the race. You can click on the winner’s circle photo above for registration and to see the provisional event schedule. If you have any questions contact Julie at or (770)380-7770.

Coach’s Corner

Contact Guy for more details & availability:
+1 516-413-4340

In addition to featuring prep shops that have supported IGT over the years, we would like to highlight some of the pro driver/coaches that assist IGT drivers striving to perfect the art of racing   International GT encourages drivers to engage in professional training and coaching at all levels for the benefit of better race results and enjoyment.  First up is a longtime friend of the series, as a driver and coach, GUY COSMO. Click on the photo above to link to Guy’s website.

Guy Cosmo: Driver Coaching / Co-Driving ServicesPro Racer Guy Cosmo is offering his extensive experience to IGT racers interested in taking their performance to the next level.

  • Driver Coaching
  • Data & Video Analysis
  • Pre-Event Preparation
  • Car Setup
  • Enduro Co-Driving
  • Post-Event Review

Team Profile Hudson Historics

Hudson Historics was founded by Bob Akin, the New York businessman and IMSA sportscar race team owner and driver from Ossining, NY.  Bob’s legacy is confirmed with several honorary awards in his name. The legacy of professionalism and excellence is carried on by long time motorsports crew chief Gordon Eggleston, as Hudson HIstorics has become one of the leaders in sportscar and vintage racing. What started small quickly grew to be one of the premiere racing teams on the East Coast. Having outgrown their previous shop in Ossining,NY, Hudson Historics has relocated and expanded in Warwick, NY, to continue the tradition of providing quality service and driver care.

The 1984 IMSA Camel GT Championship trophy is donated by Hudson Historics and awarded by International GT as the Bob Akin Award.  The award signifies the character and qualities of the IMSA Champion Bob Akin.  Ted Giovanis, owner of Team TGM, who competes in both International GT and IMSA Michelin Pilot Series, was the 2019 recepient . Past honorees include Paul and John Riesman 2016 (pictured above left/top) and from left above Mark Sandridge 2014 , Bill Riddell 2013 (founder of IGT), Juan Gonzalez 2017 and Tony Parella 2018 (owner of SVRA and Trans Am).


If you would like to list anything in the International GT Marketplace, please contact Julie at (770)380-7770 or send your listing to julie@internationalgt.netPlease include a photo, brief description and contact information.

2018 Ferrari Challenge Race Car

  • Classic Rosso Corsa Exterior
  • Chassis #ZFF87EXX000231836
  • 6,671 KM
  • Competed in six Ferrari challenge races in 2019 
  • Numerous top 5 finishes
  • Front passenger fender was replaced, other than that, no accidents or major damage 
  • Extremely cleanSpare set of wheels included
  • All records available

Price: $239,000
Contact: Hugh PlumbTeam TGM(302)540-5444,

2020 Schedule

Updated June 4, 2020

International GT 2020 Schedule
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