Home » Entries posted by admin_classiccarmag (Page 470)
Entries posted by Admin

Celebrating 40 years of the Porsche 917

Comments Off on Celebrating 40 years of the Porsche 917
Celebrating 40 years of the Porsche 917

Forty years ago on March 13, 1969, at the Geneva International Motor Show, Porsche unveiled a car that, even by today’s standards, is underestimated when it is described as the ‘super sports car’.

Continue reading …

TOYOTA AT THE 2009 GOODWOOD FESTIVAL OF SPEED

Comments Off on TOYOTA AT THE 2009 GOODWOOD FESTIVAL OF SPEED
TOYOTA AT THE 2009 GOODWOOD FESTIVAL OF SPEED

Toyota will provide crowd-thrilling speed, sound and spectacle at this year’s Goodwood Festival of Speed, led by its 2008 Formula 1 contender, the Toyota TF108.

Continue reading …

Drive the Le Mans Circuit for Yourself

Comments Off on Drive the Le Mans Circuit for Yourself
Drive the Le Mans Circuit for Yourself

June, Motor Racing Legends – organiser of the historic support race at the Le Mans 24 Hours – also runs a Le Mans tour for members of car clubs.

Continue reading …

Citroën DS trounces top Ferraris, Jaguars and Lamborghinis

Comments Off on Citroën DS trounces top Ferraris, Jaguars and Lamborghinis
Citroën DS trounces top Ferraris, Jaguars and Lamborghinis

The most beautiful car of all time – Citroën DS trounces top Ferraris, Jaguars and Lamborghinis.

Continue reading …

Bentley Drivers Club, Silverstone, 8-9 August 2009

Comments Off on Bentley Drivers Club, Silverstone, 8-9 August 2009
Bentley Drivers Club, Silverstone, 8-9 August 2009

When Bentleys of all ages compete with other marques on the National Circuit at Silverstone on August 8th and 9th, they will be continuing a tradition of 60 years of annual Bentley Drivers Club race meetings, which began on July 23rd, 1949.

Continue reading …

Jaguar D-Type pays tribute to Mike Hawthorn

Comments Off on Jaguar D-Type pays tribute to Mike Hawthorn
Jaguar D-Type pays tribute to Mike Hawthorn

The market town of Farnham in Surrey came to a standstill on Sunday 25th January 2009 when thousands of spectators stood in the pouring rain to remember motor racing Legend Mike Hawthorn, who died 50 years ago.

Continue reading …

RALLY CHAMP MARK HIGGINS DRIVES ASTON MARTIN V8 RALLY GT CAR ON RACE RETRO LIVE RALLY STAGE

Comments Off on RALLY CHAMP MARK HIGGINS DRIVES ASTON MARTIN V8 RALLY GT CAR ON RACE RETRO LIVE RALLY STAGE
RALLY CHAMP MARK HIGGINS DRIVES ASTON MARTIN V8 RALLY GT CAR ON RACE RETRO LIVE RALLY STAGE

Three times British Rally Champion Mark Higgins will be in action on the Live Rally Stage on Saturday 14th and Sunday 15th at this year’s Race Retro, the international historic motorsport show.

Continue reading …

Maserati 250F is voted the greatest racing car ever ­–1950s racing car gains the ultimate accolade

Comments Off on Maserati 250F is voted the greatest racing car ever ­–1950s racing car gains the ultimate accolade
Maserati 250F is voted the greatest racing car ever ­–1950s racing car gains the ultimate accolade

Traffic in London’s Pall Mall came to a halt today (Thursday January 15th) when the “world’s greatest racing car” driven by rock legend Nick Mason from Pink Floyd called into the Royal Automobile Club.

Continue reading …

Celebrating 60 Years of Bentley Racing at Silverstone

Comments Off on Celebrating 60 Years of Bentley Racing at Silverstone
Celebrating 60 Years of Bentley Racing at Silverstone

The Bentley Drivers Club is celebrating its 60th year of racing at Silverstone with its first ever two-day meeting, on 8-9 August 2009.

Continue reading …

1949 to 1965: Eligible Years for the 2009 Le Mans Legend

Comments Off on 1949 to 1965: Eligible Years for the 2009 Le Mans Legend
1949 to 1965: Eligible Years for the 2009 Le Mans Legend

The eligible years for the 2009 Le Mans Legend, the historic support race organised by Motor Racing Legends on the Saturday morning of the Le Mans 24 Hours, have been announced. This great historic event, on 13th June 2009, will be for cars built between 1949 and 1965.

Continue reading …