Back to the real worl, some clips from Historic racing, starting with the late and much missed Tom Wheatcroft spinning his BRM V16, some Touring Cars from Donington, and events at Silverstone and Goodwood. Enjoy
Shelby Cup Cobra Race, Goodwood Revival 2012
To celebrate Carroll Shelby's magnificent Ferrari beating Cobra's fiftieth anniversary, the 2012 Goodwood Revival played host to an inspiring one-make race of his fabulous creations. Lasting forty five minutes for two drivers, crowds were wowed by the sound of the biggest gathering of such machines ever in the UK. Victory was taken by the Hall brothers ahead of the Dutch pairing of Tom Colonel and David Hart in second and Ludovic Caron and Anthony Reid in third.
Goodwood Trophy Race, Goodwood Revival 2012
Featuring some of the most exciting interwar machinery the world has to offer, the Goodwood trophy never fails to excite. This years race was won by the ear-splitting ERA A-Type R3A of Mary Smith driven be Mark Gillies. Following close behind were the ERA B-Type R10B of Paddins Dowling in second and the ERA E-Type GP1 of Duncan Ricketts in third.
Maserati Tipo 151 Crash, RAC TT Celebration, Goodwood Revival 2012
When lapping back-markers during the RAC Tourist Trophy Celebration race of the 2012 Goodwood Revival, Joe Colasacco in the Maserati Tipo 151 dipped a rear tyre onto the wet grass spinning into the barriers, heavily damaging the Maserati Tipo 151 of Lawrence Auriana. http://instrumentofdesign.com/articles-maserati/4583735538