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HSCC INTERNATIONAL TROPHY MEETING 2019
Bumper grids for HSCC International Trophy  Big grids, quality racing and the welcoming atmosphere of Historic Sports Car Club meetings will make the International Trophy another highlight of the Club’s racing season on 18-19 May, writes Paul Lawrence.   The chance to race on the full Silverstone Grand Prix circuit is still rather rare for many weekend racers and the entry for th...
1000 (MILLE) MIGLIA 2019
Brescia to Rome and back again Some four hundred and thirty vehicles, with well over 800 crew members will be taking part in the 1000 Miglia 2019 taking place between 15-18 May. This colourful and star-studded extravaganza, that loosely follows in the footsteps of the now defunct Mille Miglia road race, starts and finishes in Brescia with stopovers in Cervia, Milano Marittima, Rome and Bologna. ...
INAUGURAL PETROLICIOUS DRIVERS' MEETING 2019
Bicester Heritage hosts inaugural Petrolicious Drivers’ Meeting  Petrolicious is holding its inaugural Drivers’ Meeting at Bicester Heritage in Oxfordshire on Sunday 12 May 2019, where it will showcase some 200 specially selected cars. On display will be historic Williams F1 cars, two rare high performance Jaguars, two special Morgans, the London-Sydney Marathon MGB and WRC Subar...
VSCC SPEED CHAMPIONSHIP 2019
Round 2: Wiscombe Park Hillclimb The Veteran Sports-Car Club should be applauded, it is offering places on Championship events, including Wiscombe Park Hill Climb on Sunday 12 May, at half price to drivers under the age of 30. In fact, the full entry fee of £125 is also very attractive, all you need is an old car and a competition licence. Spectators are welcome at Wiscombe Park, £...
DONINGTON HISTORIC FESTIVAL 2019
2019 Donington Historic Festival, 3-5 May  Always a favourite, especially with car clubs, who put on a great infield show, this weekend’s Donington Historic Festival promises an action-packed programme of some 17 races. There’ll be everything from the opening round of the Jaguar Classic Challenge for pre-1966 Jaguar Cars, to ‘Mad Jack’ Pre-War Sports Cars and HRDC &l...
TEAM RETRO SPEED JOINS UK'S LARGEST RACING GRID
Citroen C1 24-Hours of Silverstone, 27/28 April 2019 Just over a year ago a healthy race series evolved in the UK for 800-kilogram, 67bhp, 3-cylinder super-minis, but instead of quick-fire sprint races the new series focused on the more complicated facet of endurance racing, with 3, 6, 12 or 24-hour length races containing all the challenges this form of racing produces. The newly formed C1 Club...
LONDON-LISBOA 2019
The 2019 London to Lisbon classic rally Organised by HERO Events, London-Lisboa 2019 will start from Brooklands Museum in Surrey on the morning of 26 April at the civilised time of 11.00 and ends ten days later in Portugal. Competitors go immediately into their first special test before heading, via three regularities, for Portsmouth where this lucky band of some 47 crews board the overnight fer...
TOUR AUTO OPTIC 2OOO
The 2019 Tour Auto The 2019 Peter Auto-organised Tour Auto Optic 2000 has attracted some 240 teams, that are divided, into either the ‘competition’ or ‘regularity’ category. After a day given over to public viewing they depart the Grand Palais in Paris early on 30 April and begin five days of fun that includes four race circuits and ten special stages before reaching Dea...
PORTER PRESS - PORSCHE 917: THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF 917-023
From Porter Press International - Porsche 917: The autobiography of 917-023, written by Ian Wagstaff.Click HERE to read Peter Baker's review on our ‘Buy a Book’ page.
MOTORING AT THE MANOR 2019
Celtic Manor Hotel launches Motoring at the Manor Imperiously situated high above the M4 motorway and sitting in 2,000 acres of stunning Monmouthshire countryside, the Celtic Manor golf, spa and leisure resort near Newport has built a reputation as one of the UK’s top hotels, and in the summer of 2019 will be hosting a new event ‘Motoring at the Manor’, writes Ken Davies. Sund...
RALLY NORTH WALES 2019
North Wales start for 2019 BHRC The 2019 FUCHS Lubricants Motorsport UK British Historic Rally Championship will get off to a spectacular start on Rally North Wales on Saturday, March 30, writes Paul Lawrence. A stellar entry of historic cars spanning the 1960s and 1970s will tackle classic Welsh forest stages in the first of the seven-round calendar, which includes five gravel rallies and two ...
HSCC DONINGTON OPENER
HSCC 2019 season opens at Donington Park The 2019 racing season for the Historic Sports Car Club will get off to a flying start at Donington Park on Saturday 30 March with a fine entry of 215 cars for an eight-race programme, writes Paul Lawrence. The one-day meeting heralds the start of the racing year for eight of the Club’s categories and with between 20 and 30 cars on every grid, ther...
PORTER PRESS - JAGUAR LIGHTWEIGHT E-TYPE: THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF 4 WPD
From Porter Press International - Jaguar Lightweight E-type: The autobiography of 4 WPD, written by Philip Porter. Click HERE to read Peter Baker's review on our ‘Buy a Book’ page.
PORTER PRESS - DB4 G.T. CONTINUATION: HISTORY IN THE MAKING
New from Porter Press International - DB4 G.T. Continuation: History in the making, written by James Page.Click HERE to read Peter Baker's review on our 'Buy a Book' page.
VAUXHALL HERITAGE AND LUTON FESTIVAL OF TRANSPORT 2019
Heritage Centre Open Day joins 2019 Luton Festival of Transport The Vauxhall Heritage Centre Open Day will come together with the Luton Festival of Transport for 2019. Both events will take place on Sunday 9 June and open between 10.00am and 4.00pm, and there’ll be a free five-minute transfer service by classic coach. Vauxhall’s Heritage Collection is open to the public just one day...
BROMYARD SPEED FESTIVAL 2019
Bromyard’s motoring street event Following a break in 2018, the Bromyard Speed Festival street event will be held on Sunday 7 April 2019. The Festival is now planned to be a biennial event to keep it fresh and so keep improving. With the theme being ‘Fifty years since the end of the Sixties’ Bromyard will be celebrating the motoring golden years of the swinging 1960s. As well a...
RAPID RESPONSE: MY INSIDE STORY AS A MOTOR RACING LIFE-SAVER
New from EVRO Publishing - RAPID RESPONSE: My inside sotry as a motor racing life-saver written by Dr. Stephen Olvey.Click HERE to read Peter Baker's review on our Buy a Book page.  
THREE LEGS OF MANN 2019
The 2019 Three Legs of Mann A 'proper' road rally, Three Legs of Mann, falls firmly into the HERO Events ‘Advanced Event' category. The event starts on Friday 15 March, and is all done and dusted by late afternoon the following day. In between, the 48 crews will complete a compact 360-mile route that includes, 22 special tests plus the same number of timed regularities, and a tough night s...
HERO CHALLENGE ONE 2019
HERO Challenge One 2019  The first HERO Challenge event of 2019 gets underway this Saturday (9 March) with a one-day 130-mile regularity road rally, that also includes special tests laid out in the grounds of Chateau Impney, just a stone’s throw from Droitwich Spa. As the competition is designed primarily with novices in mind, those in the Masters Class cannot win outright. All pre-19...
GREAT CARS SERIES BY PORTER PRESS INTERNATIONAL
Number 13 in the Great Cars series, Bugatti Type 50 – The autobiography of Bugatti’s first Le Mans car, now available from Porter Press International.Click HERE to read Peter Baker’s review....