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27 January 2016
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Stirling and his family were saddened to hear that Mike Salmon had passed away at the age of 82, following a prolonged illness. Salmon’s racing career spanned six decades, which saw him competing well into his 70s. Highlights included 13 Le Mans 24 Hour starts, with a fifth place at the 1963 race being his best finish, racing a Ferrari...
9 January 2016
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We begin 2016 with the sad news that the first woman to compete in a Formula 1 world championship grand prix, Maria Teresa de Filippis, has passed away at the age of 89. Her introduction to racing came as a result of a bet between her brothers over how fast she could drive, which resulted in her entering - and winning - her first event in a Fiat...
14 December 2015
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2015 Stars and Cars
Mercedes-Benz celebrated their most successful ever motor racing year with a new version of their Stars & Cars event, their traditional end-of-season celebration, held in front of over 35,000 spectators at the Mercedes-Benz Arena Stuttgart. An international Who’s Who of racing took part in the live racing within the stadium, including...
10 December 2015
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A rare Mercedes-Benz 300SL Gullwing raced by Stirling goes under the hammer
A rare Mercedes-Benz 300SL Gullwing, raced by Sir Stirling, will go under the hammer tonight, the 10th December 2015, at RM Sotheby’s Driven to Disruption auction. Mercedes built approximately 1,400 examples of the W198 Gullwing over a three year period. This highly desirable Mercedes production car contained the Silver Arrows...
9 December 2015
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Stirling Moss merchandise at The Signature Store - the ideal Christmas gift
The Signature Store stock the largest selection of officially signed Stirling Moss photographs available. Every image is on quality photographic paper and comes with a Certificate of Authenticity. As prints or framed ready to hang, the images capture the career of the greatest living racing driver, Sir Stirling, and make the ideal Christmas gift...
1 December 2015
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Safe and Sound win the Used Car Product of the Year at the 2015 Used Car Dealer
The 2015 Used Car Dealer Awards, held at The Brewery in London, saw Safe and Sound, the Used Car Warranty backed by Sir Stirling, win the coveted Used Car Product of the Year Award, a ringing endorsement of the forward thinking warranty product offered by the WMS Group under the Safe and Sound brand. WMS Group CEO, John Colinswood, was delighted...
1 December 2015
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Follow the '15 Countries in 5 Days Challenge' as it happened
53 years ago today Stirling, Leslie Johnson, John Cutts and David Humphrey stepped off a plane in Oslo ready for the '15 Countries in 5 Days Challenge' in the then new Humber Super Snipe. Ahead lay 3,300 miles of challenging roads, finishing in Lisbon. The 1952 '15 Countries in 5 Days Challenge'  The Max Adventure team...
25 November 2015
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2016 Goodwood Festival of Speed theme announced
The 2016 Goodwood Festival of Speed theme will be ‘Full Throttle – The Endless Pursuit of Power’ as Goodwood celebrates the most powerful competition cars and bikes in the history of motor sport. Alongside the central theme FoS, 2016 will also celebrate the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500, celebrate the inaugural Can-Am...