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Curtain Comes Down On Record-Breaking 25th Silverstone Classic

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Curtain Comes Down On Record-Breaking 25th Silverstone Classic

In celebration of the event’s momentous milestone, a special Silver Sunday Parade brought together more than 200 silver cars from Land Rovers to Lexus’, MGs to Mercedes and Saabs to Ssangyongs

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Marino Franchitti all set for his Silverstone Classic race debut

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Marino Franchitti all set for his Silverstone Classic race debut

Marino Franchitti is just one of the hundreds and hundreds of racing drivers all revved up for this weekend’s sensational Silverstone Classic (24-26 July). The 37-year-old Scot, though, has a very special reason to be exceptionally excited – he’s about to fulfil a dream. “I’m going to race an incredible car and I just can’t wait,” he enthused.

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Scarf And Goggles Awards To Honour Event Originators

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Scarf And Goggles Awards To Honour Event Originators

Paying tribute to the pair’s pioneering achievements in creating the blueprint for what’s now The World’s Biggest Classic Motor Racing Festival, the Stuart Graham ‘Scarf and Goggles’ Award will be presented to what’s judged to be the most admirable car competing at the Classic

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Silverstone To Sparkle With Silver Dream Machines

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Silverstone To Sparkle With Silver Dream Machines

The spectacular parade is open to everyone with a silver car – old or new – and has already attracted an amazing array ranging from a 1934 Austin Seven Special to the latest creations from legendary marques such as Land Rover and Aston Martin.

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Enormous Response To Guards Trophy Race At Silverstone Classic

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Enormous Response To Guards Trophy Race At Silverstone Classic

The Guards Trophy GT and Sports Racing Championship is open to pre-1966 GT cars and pre-1969 sports-racing cars and is the best-supported championship in historic racing. In 2014, 167 drivers took part in the seven-round championship.

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‘Battle Of Britain’ Races Added To Silverstone Classic Bill

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‘Battle Of Britain’ Races Added To Silverstone Classic Bill

Two evocative new races for much-loved British GT and saloon cars from the Fifties and Sixties have been added to this summer’s massive Silverstone Classic line-up (24-26 July).

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Paul Young Joins Status Quo In The Classic’s Live Music Line-Up

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Paul Young Joins Status Quo In The Classic’s Live Music Line-Up

As well as famously singing the opening and closing lines to the original Band Aid single ‘Do they Know It’s Christmas’, Young enjoyed numerous top ten hits including ‘Love of the Common People’, ‘I’m Going to Tear Your Playhouse Down’, ‘Come Back and Stay’ and ‘Everytime You Go Away’.

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Variety Is The Spice Of Life At The Silver Anniversay Classic

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Variety Is The Spice Of Life At The Silver Anniversay Classic

Two exciting new races have joined the traditional favourites at this summer’s Silver Jubilee edition of the Silverstone Classic (24-26 July), thus ensuring the special 25th anniversary festival features the fullest possible spectrum of motor sport history.

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Racers Offered Free Testing In Build Up To Silver Anniversary Festival

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Racers Offered Free Testing In Build Up To Silver Anniversary Festival

“As we are marking 25 years of the Silverstone Classic, this year is clearly going to be very, very special and we want everybody to share in these celebrations,” explained Nick Wigley, Event Director. “By providing our competitors with a free chance to put themselves and their machines through their paces

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Silver Anniversary Blasts Off In Fine Style At Autosport Show

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Silver Anniversary Blasts Off In Fine Style At Autosport Show

The cars were the stars as the Silverstone Classic’s special silver jubilee celebrations lifted off with an unmissable power show at last weekend’s Autosport International (8-11 January) held at the busy National Exhibition Centre, Birmingham.

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