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Jim Clark celebrated by HSCC at Donington Park

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Jim Clark celebrated by HSCC at Donington Park

The life and racing success of Jim Clark was remembered by the Historic Sports Car Club during a moving commemoration at Donington Park on Saturday April 7 when around 500 people gathered on the start line. The HSCC’s opening race meeting of the season was exactly 50 years from the day when Clark was killed […]

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Wild Pioneers – 1902 Gordon Bennett Trophy

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Wild Pioneers – 1902 Gordon Bennett Trophy

The dawn of motoring in Europe centred on Paris and early competition for this fledgling industry involved arduous endurance races called Les Grandes Epreuves (The Big Events). Named after the wealthy owner of the New York Herald, the Gordon Bennett automobile races ran from 1900-1905.

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HSCC season starts at Donington Park

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HSCC season starts at Donington Park

The 2018 racing season from the Historic Sports Car Club will start in style at Donington Park over the weekend of Saturday/Sunday April 7/8 with 250 entries for a busy 15-race weekend. The event will remember Jim Clark on the 50th anniversary of his death at Hockenheim, with a grid gathering and a minute’s silence […]

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Jim Clark celebration planned for HSCC Donington Park

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Jim Clark celebration planned for HSCC Donington Park

The life and racing success of Jim Clark will be remembered by the Historic Sports Car Club at Donington Park on Saturday April 7 with a lunch-time celebration on the start line. The HSCC’s opening race meeting of the season falls exactly 50 years from the day when Clark was killed in a Formula 2 […]

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BHRC Rally North Wales award winners announced

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BHRC Rally North Wales award winners announced

The special award winners from the opening round of the 2018 FUCHS LUBRICANTS MSA British Historic Rally Championship, Rally North Wales (Saturday 24 March), have been announced. Ken Davies and Alan Jones collected the award for the Best Improvement on Seeding, which is a set of axle brake pads from Mintex. They had a good […]

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Diamond Studded Track Parade To Mark 60 Years Of The BTCC

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Diamond Studded Track Parade To Mark 60 Years Of The BTCC

Plans to celebrate 60 years of the evergreen and ever-popular MSA British Touring Car Championship at this summer’s Silverstone Classic (20-22 July) have moved up yet another gear with confirmation of a special track parade on Tin Top Sunday. Marking the series’ Diamond Jubilee, Sunday’s packed race programme already includes no fewer than four epic […]

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Major interest in HSCC Historic Formula 2

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Major interest in HSCC Historic Formula 2

Interest in the HSCC Historic Formula 2 FIA-sanctioned International Series is booming with a number of fresh cars and drivers due to join the grid this season. The season will start at Hockenheim on 21/22 April when the Formula 2 races will play a prominent part in celebrating the life of Jim Clark, who died […]

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76th Members’ Meeting to be shown live on ITV4

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76th Members’ Meeting to be shown live on ITV4

For the first time in the history of Goodwood’s Members’ Meetings, the now firmly established historic racing season opener will be televised live on free-to-air TV on ITV4. Hitting the airwaves between 2pm and 4pm on Sunday afternoon, viewers of ITV4 will be able to enjoy full coverage of three races at the 76th Members’ […]

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Interest builds in HSCC Ford Escort celebration races

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Interest builds in HSCC Ford Escort celebration races

The Historic Sports Car Club has reported an excellent response to its plans to celebrate 50 years of the Ford Escort with two special one-model races at Brands Hatch on Sunday 23 September. Serious enquiries about the races have come from the UK and across Europe and so far more than 25 cars have been […]

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Jim Clark to be remembered by HSCC

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Jim Clark to be remembered by HSCC

The life and racing success of Jim Clark will be remembered by the Historic Sports Car Club at Donington Park on Saturday April 7.

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