Feature articles

13 November 2010
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Stirling Moss Race History: 1981 Dubai Grand Prix
Tomorrow’s Grand Prix in Abu Dhabi, the finale of the 2010 season, is not the first “Grand Prix” to be held in the Gulf countries. In 1981, Stirling along with a whole host of famous names from Formula 1, Le Mans and other forms of motor sport, past and present, took part in a series of races and demonstrations under the title of...
28 October 2010
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Stirling Moss Race History: I regret never racing for Ferrari
In 1951, at the age of 20, Stirling embarked on one of the most pivotal journeys of his career. After considerable success in junior categories, he was invited to Bari by Enzo Ferrari to race in a handful of events to assess his ability. However, the trip did not go to plan and the outcome shaped the rest of his Formula One career - right up until...
13 August 2010
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The 1961 New Zealand Grand Prix may not have been Stirling's greatest, however when we get told of superb film footage in colour, shown below, it is just the kind of excuse we need to cover a race which has not received that much exposure in the past. The drivers on the international Formula 1 scene loved to go to New Zealand and...
15 July 2010
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Stirling Moss Race History: 1953 Le Mans - La Sarthe
With the latest edition of the bi-annual Classic Le Mans having just passed, it seems appropriate to look back at Stirling’s 1953 Le Mans race. This was the year he came closest to actually winning the Vingt Quatre Heures Le Mans, at that time part of the World Sports Car Championship (and some would say should be again if the WSCC can be...
13 May 2010
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60th Anniversary of the Formula 1 World Championship
The first ever Formula 1 World Championship race took place at Silverstone, the home of motor racing, 60 years ago. That first race was run for the RAC by the British Racing Drivers Club, or as they are more commonly known the BRDC, of which Stirling is vice-president for life. He may not have taken part in this first ever Formula 1 race...
1 March 2010
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Stirling Moss Race History: 1960 Cuban Grand Prix
Today, 28th February 2010, is the 50th Anniversary of the last ever Cuban Grand Prix, El Gran Premio Libertad, run in post revolutionary Cuba in 1960, which was won by Stirling racing the Maserati Tipo 61, the fabled “Birdcage” so called because of the cars intricate space frame chassis. Stirling had been impressed with the...
4 February 2010
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A step by step guide to shopping on-line via the Stirling Moss Shop, print this page out as a guide to helping you complete your on-line order placed on this website.   To assist you further with the process please use the images above of screen grabs, which relate to each section of the process. It may be helpful to open the Stirling...
28 January 2010
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Stirling Moss Race History: 1961 Oulton Park Gold Cup
On 23rd September 1961, Oulton Park witnessed a unique piece of motor racing history. Stirling drove the experimental 4-wheel drive Ferguson P99 to victory in the International Gold Cup event over 60 laps of the 2.7 mile circuit. This is the only occasion that a 4-wheel-drive car has ever won a Formula 1 race. No less than 65,000 spectators turned...