Iconic muscle car and the object of many-a-petrol head’s desires the Ford Mustang is commemorating its 50th anniversary this year.With celebrations for the car occurring all over the globe, the UK is making sure it holds its own unique tribute for the US model.
Unless you live in Northamptonshire or fly light aircraft you may not have heard of Sywell Aerodrome but on the weekend of the 28th and 29th of September this small airfield was transformed into a metropolis for Classic Car and Aircraft enthusiasts from all over the country.
This years gathering of all things classic and racy at the famous Silverstone circuit was a biggie.
Not only did we see record crowds – some 90,000 over the three-day event – but there were a couple of impressive on-track records too; one for the number of Porsche 911s together in one place, and a Silverstone Classic racing lap record for a stunning ‘Silk Cut’ Le Mans Jaguar.
A record crowd of 83,500 people attended this month's Silverstone Classic, where spectators enjoyed 24 races featuring cars spanning 70 years of motorsport.
Event director Nick Wigley hailed the best turnout in the meeting's 22-year history, which was achieved despite the unseasonably bad weather in the preceding days.
The Silverstone Classic returns this weekend with a series of packed racing grids featuring historic cars from around the world.
Running from Friday July 20th to Sunday July 22nd, the event is set to break records with a schedule of 24 prestigious races featuring more than 1,000 entries.