£5.5 million of sales were achieved in three days by Silverstone Auctions at the Silverstone Classic Motor Racing Festival. 1972 Ferrari 365 GTB/4 Daytona formerly owned by Sir Elton John sold for £551,250.
On Saturday 28th July, the National Paddock at this year’s Silverstone Classic will come alive with the sights and sounds of Motor Racing Legends’ magnificent grid of Pre-War sports cars, for the Kidston Trophy race, all paying homage to the fabled ‘Bentley Boy’ aviator Glen Kidston.
Jeremy Welch raised the Donal Healey Memorial Trophy after a commanding performance saw him take two wins in the double header Healey race. There were plenty of challengers though, as the European Healey community turned up in force to support two 30 minute races.
Full celebrity line-up revealed for the HRDC Celebrity Challenge at this year’s Silverstone Classic 2017
World and Olympic champions, chart-topping musicians, best-selling authors and familiar figures from TV and radio will have all been sign-up for the star-studded grid for the inaugural Celebrity Challenge Trophy Race at next weekend’s eagerly-anticipated Silverstone Classic (28-30 July).
Following the recent passing of Lola founder Eric Broadley, the Motor Racing Legends team are proud to announce a special Eric Broadley Tribute award to be presented to the fastest Lola in the Stirling Moss Trophy race at the forthcoming Silverstone Classic.