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6 September 2017
Motor Racing Legends is gearing up for a spectacular line-up of cars for the combined Stirling Moss Trophy and Royal Automobile Club Woodcote Trophy race at the forthcoming Spa Six Hour event, across the weekend of 15th to 17th September 2017. A packed grid of 50s sports cars will be out for the 61-minute race scheduled for Saturday afternoon at...
3 September 2017
Stirling and Susie were very sad to hear that Charles Henry Gordon-Lennox, tenth Duke of Richmond, Lennox, Aubigny and fifth Duke of Gordon, styled Lord Settrington until 1935 and the Earl of March and Kinrara between 1935 and 1989, had died peacefully at Goodwood House at the age of 87. The son of Frederick Gordon-Lennox, 9th Duke of Richmond,...
1 September 2017
The first Formula 1 world championship grand prix victory for a British car will be marked at the 2017 Goodwood Revival next weekend. A celebration of the 1957 British Grand Prix-winning Vanwall, which was driven by Sir Stirlingny and Tony Brooks, will take place during the three-day meeting to mark the 60th anniversary of the Aintree race. A...
10 August 2017
The 500cc race that Stirling had entered his #5 Cooper-JAP 500 Mk.II in preceded the first ever British Grand Prix held at Silverstone on 2nd October 1948, won that year by Italian Luigi Villoresi in a Maserati 4CLT/48, and often cited as the first British Grand Prix of the modern era. The race meeting marked the opening of the Silverstone Circuit...
2 August 2017
The Cars: Maserati 300S
The Maserati 300S has featured a number of times in recent On This Day features this year. It is a car that Stirling has described as "one of the easiest, nicest, best-balanced sports-racing cars ever made..." and he also noted in his personal diary that the 300S was the race car that he had his greatest drive in and one of his favorite...
29 June 2017
2017 Goodwood Festival of Speed Live
The 2017 Goodwood Festival of Speed, which takes place from 29th June to 2nd July, is one of the world's greatest celebrations of motorsport, bringing together some of the loudest, fastest and most significant cars and motorcycles ever. Although Stirling is at home recovering from his illness earlier ths year, he will, as will all fans of...
8 June 2017
The 1959 Italian Grand Prix was held at Monza on 13th September 1959 and was penultimate race of that year’s World Drivers Championship. The 29th Italian Grand Prix, and the 24th to be held at Monza, was run over 72 laps of the five kilometre circuit, for a total race distance of 414 kilometres. The race was a strategic one, won by...
30 May 2017
Sir Stirling's much adored PA Mandy Shepherd has decided it is time for her to move on and look for some new challenges. Everyone who has known and worked with her whilst she was his "lady Friday" will miss her;  the family will miss her;  and for sure, no one will miss her more than The Boss. She brought a lot to our...