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2 September 2015
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Lord Montagu of Beaulieu: 1926 - 2015
Stirling and Susie were greatly saddend to hear of the passing of Lord Montagu of Beaulieu on 31st August at the age of 88, following a short illness. Lord Montagu was one of the pioneers of the stately home industry.  He first opened his home, Palace House, to the public in 1952 with a display of cars in the entrance hall. By 1956 the...
2 September 2015
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Ahead of the 18th running of the Goodwood Revival and his appearance as part of the panel of guests for the Credit Suisse fire side chat, Stirling is interviewed by motorsport journalist, broadcaster and Goodwood commentator Henry Hope-Frost. He chats candidly about the circuit where he achieved so much success in his 15-year professional career....
25 August 2015
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Justin Wilson: 1978 - 2015
Stirling and Susie very much regret the passing of another young driver, Justin Wilson, who sadly died as a result of head injuries sustained when his crash helmet was struck by debris from another car during an IndyCar race at Pocono in the United States. It is with heavy hearts that they offer their condolences to his family and friends,...
24 August 2015
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Eric Thompson: 1919 - 2015
Stirling and Susie were saddened to hear of the passing of Eric Thompson, who died on 22nd August at the age of 95. Thompson was born on 4th November 1919, his early motorsport career included the 1949 Le Mans 24 Hours at the wheel of a HRG entered by the Lapin Blanc team, where he finished 8th in the first post-war incarnation of the race. He...
24 August 2015
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Phil Kerr: 1934 - 2015
Stirling was saddened to hear that Phil Kerr had passed away on 22nd August 2015, peacefully at home in Auckland, at the age of 80. Kerr was a key figure in the formative years of the McLaren team that included a stint as racing director. He helped Bruce McLaren and Denny Hulme establish McLaren as a successful going concern. Following the...
20 August 2015
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33rd Lime Rock Historic Festival 3rd - 7th September 2015: Preview
The 33rd Historic Festival at Lime Rock runs from the Thursday 3rd September to Monday 7th September 2015. This years stars are a number of rare and iconic competition cars from Mercedes-Benz and of course one of their legendary drivers and friend of Lime Rock, Sir Stirling. Mercedes cars on display will include the #722 300 SLR that was driven to...
31 July 2015
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Mercedes honour Stirling at the 2015 Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance
Staged every year in August, the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance in California, brings together some of the finest and rarest automobiles from all over the world. In honour of Sir Stirling, who will attend this year's event, to be held from the 13th to 16th August 2015, Mercedes-Benz Classic will be represented by the iconic Mercedes-Benz...
18 July 2015
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Jules Bianchi: 1989 – 2015
Stirling was deeply saddened to hear of the passing of Jules Bianchi. "It is so sad that we have lost such a talented young driver who fought so hard.  Motor racing is not always kind but we do what we love.  My sincere sympathy goes out to his family and my thoughts and prayers are with them all.”