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BIGGEST E-TYPE JAGUAR BIRTHDAY PARTY AT THE SILVERSTONE CLASSIC

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BIGGEST E-TYPE JAGUAR BIRTHDAY PARTY AT THE SILVERSTONE CLASSIC

In celebration of the golden anniversary of Britain’s best-loved sports car, the Silverstone Classic was a mecca for the E-type Jaguar (Saturday 23 July).

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SUN SETS ON 2011 SILVERSTONE CLASSIC AFTER ANOTHER DAY OF EXHILARATING ON & OFF-TRACK ACTION

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SUN SETS ON 2011 SILVERSTONE CLASSIC AFTER ANOTHER DAY OF EXHILARATING ON & OFF-TRACK ACTION

The 2011 Silverstone Classic yesterday (Sunday) drew to a close but not before a second consecutive day of exhilarating racing on track plus non-stop automotive-themed displays and activities – as well as top-class music acts – it kept a mammoth sun-soaked crowd fully entertained.

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STUART GRAHAM AND RICHARD ATTWOOD VICTORIOUS AT ROYAL AUTOMOBILE CLUB TOURIST TROPHY FOR HISTORIC CARS

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STUART GRAHAM AND RICHARD ATTWOOD VICTORIOUS AT ROYAL AUTOMOBILE CLUB TOURIST TROPHY FOR HISTORIC CARS

The 2011 Silverstone Classic – the world’s largest classic racing festival – was once again home to the Royal Automobile Club Tourist Trophy for Historic Cars. On Sunday 24th July, an awe-inspiring grid of more than 50 pre-1963 GT cars took part in a 50-minute race which saw the team of Stuart Graham and Richard Attwood power their Aston Martin DB4 GT Lightweight to an impressive victory.

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CELEBRITY DRIVERS REV UP FOR THE SILVERSTONE CLASSIC

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CELEBRITY DRIVERS REV UP FOR THE SILVERSTONE CLASSIC

Just two weeks after the British Grand Prix, Silverstone Circuit is set to be the venue for another hotly contested race – but this time the starting grid will be filled with thrill-seeking celebrities rather than Formula One stars.

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GOODWOOD GETS READY FOR THE 2011 REVIVAL 2011 – RACE AND TRIBUTE SUMMARIES

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GOODWOOD GETS READY FOR THE 2011 REVIVAL 2011 – RACE AND TRIBUTE SUMMARIES

With this year’s Festival of Speed now a fond but distant memory for the 181,000 enthusiastic spectators that attended the event, the excitement for motor racing at Goodwood is growing again with just over nine weeks to go until the 2011 Goodwood Revival (16-18 September) gets underway with its mouth-watering grids, scintillating on-track action, and a number of significant anniversaries to celebrate.

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FORMER F1 AND TOURING CAR ACES LINE UP AT STAR-STUDDED SILVERSTONE CLASSIC

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FORMER F1 AND TOURING CAR ACES LINE UP AT STAR-STUDDED SILVERSTONE CLASSIC

Three former Grand Prix racers plus a former British Touring Car champion are among the star names racing at the Silverstone Classic (22-24 July). On top of the host of celebrities in action in the special Celebrity Challenge race and rock music legends playing live on stage, a raft of famous names from across the sport will be rolling back the years and tackling the Silverstone Grand Prix circuit in historic racing machinery.

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GUILD MEMBERS ARE ALL-ACTION HEROES AT GOODWOOD FESTIVAL OF SPEED

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GUILD MEMBERS ARE ALL-ACTION HEROES AT GOODWOOD FESTIVAL OF SPEED

More Guild of Motoring Writers members than ever took an active role in this year’s record-breaking Goodwood Festival of Speed. Whether it was behind the scenes or behind the wheel, the result was many column inches of copy both in print and online – proving that the legendary event is as much about work as it is play for the GoMW’s respected automotive journalists.

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E-TYPES, RECORD CROWDS AND FAMOUS FACES – GOODWOOD DRAWS TO A CLOSE

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E-TYPES, RECORD CROWDS AND FAMOUS FACES – GOODWOOD DRAWS TO A CLOSE

A memorable Goodwood weekend has drawn to a close with Jaguar remaining the focus of the Festival as 50 years of the E-type are celebrated.

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STRIKING JAGUAR E-TYPE 50th ANNIVERSARY INSTALLATION REVEALED AT THE 2011 GOODWOOD FESTIVAL OF SPEED

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STRIKING JAGUAR E-TYPE 50th ANNIVERSARY INSTALLATION REVEALED AT THE 2011 GOODWOOD FESTIVAL OF SPEED

After much hard work and planning, Goodwood has finally revealed the much-anticipated central feature art installation for the 2011 Festival of Speed. The annual Goodwood central feature sculpture has become the key focal point and signature of each year’s Festival, with its huge impact always creating excitement, debate, flashing cameras and jaw-dropping awe amongst the event’s 175,000+ spectators.

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MEPHISTOPHELES TAKES TO THE HILL AT GOODWOOD

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MEPHISTOPHELES TAKES TO THE HILL AT GOODWOOD

Mephistopheles, the powerful, giant record-breaking car from 1923, is to put its pace to good use again this weekend at the Goodwood Festival of Speed.

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