About this image: this aerial Panorama of Watkins Glen international was taken during a NASCAR nextel cup Series race by christopher gjevre. Law student and racing enthusiast Cameron argetsinger dreamed up plans to bring European style sports car racing to the village of Watkins Glen. The dream became a reality on October 2, 1948. The Glen hosted its first formula 1 race in 1961 and first NASCAR Winston cup Series race in August of 1986. In addition to holding NASCAR and scca events, Watkins Glen international also hosts the nation’s largest vintage events, the Zippo U.S. Vintage Grand Prix and hosts the open-wheel cars of the indycar Series once a year. About Blakeway worldwide panoramas: we have been in business for over 25 years, photographing and selling the largest selection of high quality panoramic art prints in the U.S. And worldwide. Our panoramic Portfolio includes City skylines, National parks and historic sites from around the world as well as officially licensed sporting events from the NFL, NHL, NASCAR and over 100 U.S. Universities. Each image is available unframed or in 3 different frame styles and is printed and framed in Minneapolis, MN. We take great pride in our products and service and use high quality UV resistant inks to minimize fading, acid free mats to protect the photos, aluminum frame moulding to withstand the rigors of shipping and Tempered glass for safety. Our mat colors are chosen according to the team’s style guide so you can be sure that your team photo is matted in the team’s official color(s).