…plus beautiful badges and steering wheels with pedigree
1 Even hotter Clio
Renault has produced a Formula 1-linked version of its quickest Clio. The new Clio Renaultsport 197 F1 Team R27 is the first of the new-look Clios to come with the lowered, stiffened Cup suspension. It also has Recaro seats and a numbered plaque.
2 Brooklands badges
The Brooklands Automobilia and Regalia Collectors Club has commissioned a 100th anniversary limited edition of a set of eight fine enamel Brooklands badges, made by the same people who produced the originals. Full sets are available for £500.
3 Linley frame
This beautiful chequered flag-adorned rosewood frame with sycamore stringing, from top people’s furniture maker David Linley, is just the place to display your favourite motorsport pictures to their very best advantage. The 7x5inch frame costs £165.
4 Moto-lita wheel
Moto-Lita has been hand-building its classic wood and leather-rimmed steering wheels for 50 years now and they are still made to the same exacting standards as the wheels that the company supplied to the likes of the Cooper Car Company, Jensen and TVR.
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