6-8 Goodwood (UK) Circuit Revival Meeting (see pages 29-42 for more details). The world’s most famous historic race meeting.
14/15 Spa-Francorchamps (B) Motor Classic Six Hours is the headline event, but a quality programme also includes European Historic F2, FORCE Classic Grand Prix and F5000, HGPCA, International Supersports Cup and Top Hat races.
15 Otterburn (GB) Otterburn’s daunting military ranges host a round of the MSA British Historic Rally Championship. Tel: 01332 672533.
18-22 Isle of Man (GB) 14th Manx Classic brings a host of classic cars to the motorsport-crazy island for competition on closed public roads. Tel: 01624670150.
21 Silverstone (GB) VSCC’s racing season concludes with its second meeting at Silverstone. Added to the usual entertaining schedule of events is a race celebrating 50 years of Lotus. Tel: 01608 644777.
21/22 Le Mans (F) More than 300 historic sportscars, reliving 50 years of the race’s history, will take part in the Le Mans Classic, with races held throughout a 24-hour period.
21/22 Donington Park (GB) Season’s final World Sports Car Invitation Trophy race supports the concluding British Touring Car event. Tel: 01332810048.
28 Silverstone (GB) Aston Martin Owners’ Club hosts its annual St John Horsfall meeting. Tel: 01865400400.
29 Yorkshire (GB) Trackrod Stages takes the MSA’s British Historic Rally Championship into the famous Yorkshire forests. Tel: 01332672533.
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