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Flag Flying for Austin-Rover

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Flag Flying for Austin-Rover

On the highway of Britain’s failed motor industry, after the sign post for ‘What the hell were they thinking’ sits BL’s Montego, on life’s hard-shoulder.

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Zandvoort Date For HSCC Classic F3 Championship

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Zandvoort Date For HSCC Classic F3 Championship

Two 25-minute races will be run within the Zandvoort Historic Grand Prix (1-3 September) as the event celebrates the circuit’s Formula 3 heritage. Entries are also expected from France, Germany and Italy.

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BTCC Champion’s Aston Martin DB6 For Auction At Silverstone

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BTCC Champion’s Aston Martin DB6 For Auction At Silverstone

A stunning and very rare 1971 Aston Martin DB6 MKII Vantage Saloon belonging to touring car driver, commentator and TV personality, John Cleland, will be offered at auction at Silverstone Auctions’ May Sale at Silverstone circuit. As one of only 34 examples made, this original right-hand drive, matching engine and chassis numbers, factory built Vantage DB6 MKII manual has been exceptionally well maintained and improved by Aston Martin specialists throughout its life. Chassis 4286/R was delivered and first registered to A […]

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New Momentum For HSCC Classic Racing Cars

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New Momentum For HSCC Classic Racing Cars

The Classic Racing Car category is open to single-seater racing cars of the 1960s and early 1970s, including Formula 2 cars up to 1971, 1-litre Formula 3 cars up to 1970, 1600cc Formula 3 cars from up to 1973, Formula Atlantic cars up to 1971 and Formula Libre cars from up to 1971

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Bovington Start For Fuchs R.A.C. Historic Asphalt Championship

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Bovington Start For Fuchs R.A.C. Historic Asphalt Championship

The high-quality historic entry will gather in Dorset for the event that covers 80 stage miles over six stages each day. The fast and open special stages will provide the ideal starting point for the championship season

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Fast start for new Historic Motorsport International

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Fast start for new Historic Motorsport International

Staged alongside the hugely popular London Classic Car Show for four packed days (23-26 February) at ExCeL, HMI underlined the UK’s position at the epicentre of the world’s thriving historic motor racing and rallying scene to more than 37,000 excited and enthralled visitors

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Feted Ferraris sparkle as records tumble at The London Classic Car Show

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Feted Ferraris sparkle as records tumble at The London Classic Car Show

With record crowds, record breaking displays, record numbers of exhibitors selling cars for record prices, The London Classic Car Show (23-26 February) has further established itself as the Capital’s premier feast of automotive culture and nostalgia.

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Stevens Sienna – Prototype Resto 7

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Stevens Sienna – Prototype Resto 7

It has been fairly busy in the garage over the past month. The bodywork on the Stevens Sienna has taken priority as I endeavour to get the panels in paint before the worst of winter arrives; hence the arrival of ‘Spraying Bob’ to discuss colour choice plus my below average bodywork

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Roger Albert Clark Rally News

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Roger Albert Clark Rally News

The Forestry Commission in Yorkshire has ruled that, due to internal staffing issues and the proximity of another event running in completely different forests, the Roger Albert Clark Rally will not be visiting Yorkshire this coming November.

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A Brief History of the Ford Mondeo

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A Brief History of the Ford Mondeo

The Ford Mondeo (coming from the Latin word mundus, meaning “world”) is a classic automobile that has dominated the roads ever since it was first released in 1992. Today, it is largely seen as a mid-size or large family car from the legendary American manufacturer, but it actually has an interesting history in the racing car world.

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