Silverstone Classic 2016 in pictures…..

Look at the Silverstone Classic website and you’ll be greeted by a banner that describes the 3 day event in July as – ”The world’s biggest motor racing festival”. And it really is hard to argue with that claim – the first day this year saw a staggering 14 qualifying sessions take place with drivers […]

Shelsley Walsh – Classic Nostalgia….

This year is the 111th anniversary year of Shelsley Walsh, the oldest motorsport venue still in operation in the world, and it has been marked with a return visit by a very special car and driver during the Classic Nostalgia event last weekend. Back in 1936 Hans Stuck piloted a V16 Auto Union Grand Prix car […]

Kop Hill Climb – 2015…..

I’d never heard of the Kop Hill Climb before, let alone attended the event – but I’m glad I finally did and eventually did! Kop Hill is a steep climb (at the halfway point it reaches a 1 in 6 gradient) on the outskirts of Prince Risborough, a small town in Buckinghamshire at the foot […]

Goodwood Revival 2015….

I have covered the Goodwood Festival of Speed for clients for the past six years but last year was my first visit to the Goodwood Revival – so going back this year I had a much better idea of what to expect. My personal favourite places to wander around are the paddocks and the assembly […]