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The APBA Historical Collection

Since being formed in the late 1970s by the legendary Bill Muncey and current Chairman George “Buddy” Byers, the Society has collected many treasured items tracing back to the early days of powerboat racing.

Iconic trophies like the APBA Gold Cup and the Martini & Rossi trophy, along with helmets, driving suits, and a wonderful collection of photos and memorabilia are on display.

Enjoy a trip through the history of America’s most exciting motorsport!

If you need information or might have items of interest to the Society, please email us at [email protected] .

APBA Gold Cup

APBA Gold Cup

The one and only APBA Gold Cup is the oldest active trophy in motorsports. The trophy was first awarded in 1904 as the APBA Challenge Cup.

President’s Cup