Home » Posts tagged with » Donington Historic Festival (Page 6)

‘LIVING MOTORSPORT MUSEUM’ TAKES TO THE TRACK

Comments Off on ‘LIVING MOTORSPORT MUSEUM’ TAKES TO THE TRACK
‘LIVING MOTORSPORT MUSEUM’ TAKES TO THE TRACK

early April test day, in advance of the Donington Historic Festival, dramatically illustrated the fantastic spectacle which awaits visitors to the Festival later this month (30 April – 1 May). With full grids, close and exciting racing, and a diverse collection of over 300 historic racing cars stretching across six decades, the Donington Historic Festival will present a ‘living motorsport museum’ at one of Britain’s greatest race circuits.

Continue reading …

‘MAD JACK’ AT THE DONINGTON HISTORIC FESTIVAL, 30 APRIL TO 1 MAY 2011

Comments Off on ‘MAD JACK’ AT THE DONINGTON HISTORIC FESTIVAL, 30 APRIL TO 1 MAY 2011
‘MAD JACK’ AT THE DONINGTON HISTORIC FESTIVAL, 30 APRIL TO 1 MAY 2011

The latest highlight announced for the first, action-packed Donington Historic Festival, 30 April – 1 May 2011, will be the ‘Mad Jack’ – a race named in honour of Richard ‘Mad Jack’ Shuttleworth, the pre-War racing driver famous for his daring exploits in both aeroplanes and cars, and the winner of the first ever Donington Grand Prix, in 1935.

Continue reading …

RALLY CARS RETURN TO DONINGTON

Comments Off on RALLY CARS RETURN TO DONINGTON
RALLY CARS RETURN TO DONINGTON

The latest thrilling addition to the Donington Historic Festival on 29 April to 1 May 2011 is the return of the legendary Group B rally cars. Over the weekend of the Festival, spectators will be treated to a full power demonstration of these iconic ‘too fast to race’ rally machines.

Continue reading …

DONINGTON LAUNCHES A NEW HISTORIC FESTIVAL TO ‘RIVAL THE BEST’

Comments Off on DONINGTON LAUNCHES A NEW HISTORIC FESTIVAL TO ‘RIVAL THE BEST’
DONINGTON LAUNCHES A NEW HISTORIC FESTIVAL TO ‘RIVAL THE BEST’

The future of one of Britain’s greatest race circuits, Donington Park, has been spectacularly confirmed by the launch of its own annual Historic Festival.

Continue reading …