For the record the Historic Cars Race at the Aston Martin O.C. Martini Trophy Meting, over 15 laps of the full Silverstone circuit, was won by Neil corner’s 1959 3-litre G.P. Aston Martin DBR4 at 97.75 m.p.h. from Lucas’ Maserati 250F and Lindsay’s Maserati 250F. Corner and Lucas tied for fastest lap, at 99.97 m.p.h. The first pre-war car home was Bill Morris’ E.R.A., at 88.8 m.p.h., after it had set a new class lap-record of 91.79 m.p.h. Fast motoring!