October is National Archive Month and in honor of preserving your motorsport history, we are kicking off Racing History from the Driver’s Seat with a focus on motorsport heritage coming from your participation, told in your voice, and celebrating your excitement and experience.


Archives from the Streets—Calling All Collectors to Open Archive Days

When: October 14-16 (Friday-Sunday)

It's your chance to share your motorsport history. Bring your own artifact to be on display as part of Open Archive Days.

Find out how to participate!

Sign-up deadline: October 10th.

Learn more about how World of Speed Archive preserves and catalogs the collection with the help of volunteers to make it available now and in the future.



Racing from Behind the Lens—A Day of Racing Home Movies

When: October 29 Saturday, 12:30-3pm, 

Get your racing home movies out of the closet or garage and get them on the World of Speed big screen before it's too late.

 Find out how to participate! 

Sign-up deadline: October 17th

Learn more about how World of Speed Archive plans to digitize 1000s of images, publications and film before they deteriorate and become fragile to bring back to life.



Driver Seat Stories—Your Stories, Our Stories to Share and Preserve

When: Bi-Weekly, kicking off October 2016

Look out for videos of local racers, builders, and fans posted on our Facebook and World of Speed Archive Blog

Interested in sharing your story? Email

Sign-up deadline: TBD

Learn more about World of Speed Archive's plans for racing participants and fans to share their story or stories behind their collection donations.