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14 December 2015
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...
11 December 2015
Project 46: December 2015 update Kaba keyless entry system
Another upgrade to Project 46 is a new front door system from KABA. I have had a KABA system for several years, which consisted of a fob about the size of a matchbox, which, if you carried it on you, would automatically open the door once you touch the handle. However, KABA have now incorporated a chip into the actual front door key, which means I...
10 December 2015
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
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
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
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
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...
19 November 2015
Crowds gather to see Stirling at the 2015 NEC Classic Motor Show
Sixty years on from his career pinnacle Mille Miglia victory, Sir Stirling proved he is still a guaranteed crowd pleaser, as he starred at the weekend’s Classic Motor Show. Visitors queued to see the motor racing icon as he undertook a packed schedule of interviews, autograph sessions and appearances throughout Saturday’s show. Crowds...