Main Article: 2008 Monterey Historic Race. In August 2008, Laguna Seca Raceway lit up with the sights, sounds and smell of classic race cars being driven the way they were meant to. Real mechanics, real race car drivers and real (often very expensive) cars racing in all their glory.
History will descend on California’s coast as more than 450 historic automobiles take the track during the 35th Rolex Monterey Historic Automobile Races presented by Toyota on August 15-17, 2008, at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. The event is highlighted by the attendance of world-renowned driver Mario Andretti, the official guest of honor; the salute to the Alfa Romeo, the first featured marque at the event in 1975