Restored Jaguar to race up Mt. Washington
Courtesy of Roger Dowd
A handful of those are hoping to eclipse not only the official record of 6 minutes, 41.99 seconds, but also an unofficial mark, 6 minutes, 20.47 seconds, set last fall. But to many sports car buffs, its the dozen or so race cars in the events vintage category, limited to vehicles built before 1961, that form the real attraction.