Donington Historic Festival to celebrate 90th anniversary of Motor Sport magazine with pre-War sports car race
A fantastic array of racing cars from the 1920s and 1930s will battle it out on the track at this year’s Donington Historic Festival (May 3rd, 4th, 5th) in a pre-War sports car race to mark the 90th anniversary of Motor Sport magazine.
Visitors to Beaulieu on Wednesday 29th January will be able to witness Sir Malcolm Campbell’s World Land Speed Record Breaker, the Sunbeam 350hp, starting up for the first time in over 50 years.
Murray Walker OBE has received the prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award at the third International Historic Motoring Awards (IHMA) in tribute to his 60 years as the ‘voice of motorsport’.
Rolls-Royce Motor Cars is delighted to announce that the 2013 Centenary Alpine Trial, supported by the company earlier this year, has won ‘Best Rally or Tour of the Year’ at the prestigious International Historic Motoring Awards in London.
Goodwood Festival of Speed and Revival founder Lord March is today (Friday 11 October) able to announce the provisional dates for next year’s two leading sell-out Goodwood motoring events. It should be noted that at this stage the 2014 Festival of Speed and Goodwood Revival dates are provisional and remain subject to change, pending ratification by the FIA of the 2014 Formula 1 calendar in December.
James Bond’s Lotus Espirit ‘Submarine Car’ to be auctioned off at RM Auctions 8th and 9th September 2013, in London.
The annual support race at the Le Mans 24 Hours is a jewel in the crown of historic motorsport. On Saturday 22nd June 2013, the Le Mans Legend will once again return to La Sarthe with a sensational grid of 61 Le Mans cars from the 1949-65 era.
A book has just been published describing fully the part played by 7 twentyone sixty horsepower Wolseley Messenger cars in a Safari undertaken by the Prince of Wales in 1930 in East Africa.