Lithe sports racing cars had the upper hand in the GT & Sports Car Cup at the Castle Combe Autumn Classic where Philip Walker and his orange Lotus 15’s co-driver Miles Griffiths took race honours. Report by Marcus Pye, images from the days event from Dave Brassington.
It is just a few weeks before we put the wraps on another full season of historic Motorsport, but before then Motor Racing Legends’ competitors are once again loading their trucks preparing to head south to Portugal for the Algarve Classic Festival (Oct 27-29).
The provisional dates for the 2018 Goodwood Festival of Speed presented by Mastercard and the Goodwood Revival have been announced: Festival of Speed: July 12th - 15thGoodwood Revival: September 7th - 9th
Tickets for next summer’s sizzling Silverstone Classic are going on sale from Monday 16 October. What’s more, prices have been frozen at 2017 levels for those booking the newly-introduced Super Early Bird tickets before the end of the year.
The Endurance Rally Association (ERA) is set to take on the world with an exciting calendar of events that will explore six continents over the next four years. Between the start of 2018 and the end of 2021, the ERA will host a total of 16 endurance rallies, six of which will be brand new to the historic motorsport scene.
Silverstone on Saturday September 30th saw the 2017 AMOC Racing season sign off in style with bumper grids and great racing. A dramatic combined Intermarque and GT Challenge race saw Richard Cook and Harvey Stanley battle hard for their win, while Rob Hollyman dominated in the Intermarque but third was enough to give Bob Searles the Individual Championship title.