Where Do Famous Race Cars Go When They Get Replaced?Stef Schrader12/26/14 7:00am8233EditPromoteDismissUndismissHideGo to permalink What happens to race cars after the season is over? The next season's model comes out, and the old one fades from view. Where do the old cars go? Some of those older cars make their way into the hands of enthusiasts who not only keep them running, but race them. Welcome to the world of vintage racing.