Articles tagged Grant Tromans

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Events of the month

BTCC Brands Hatch The crowd at Brands Hatch experienced something unusual during the BTCC finale: it wasn’t raining. Well, not for the first few hours, anyway. Not since 2011 had there been a dry championship decider, which has added to the excitement – or stress, depending on which side of the paddock fence you sit. But the track was dry as the grid lined up for race one, championship leader...

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Silverstone Classic

Huge grids, fantastic racing, big crowds and superb weather all pointed to the best edition of the Silverstone Classic so far. Tragically, an awful shadow was cast when Denis Welch lost his life after his Lotus 18 overturned in the HGPCA Pre-61 race on Sunday. Welch’s death was a stark reminder of the inherent risk in racing cars that are 50 years old – or more. Only the previous day Sid Hoole,...

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Cape Town adventure begins

A 1923 Vauxhall 23/60 is the oldest car in a field of 44 for the 9000-mile London-Cape Town Rally, which will start outside the Houses of Parliament on January 1 and end in South Africa on January 29. Australian father and son team James and Max Stephenson will pilot the only pre-war entry, while a gaggle of cars from the 1960s and '70s will share the event with a clutch of modern 4x4s. Organiser...

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Porsche tops oldtimer bill

A mighty Orwell Supersports field, topped by Manfred Freisinger in a very rare Porsche 917/10, will headline the AvD Oldtimer Grand Prix at the Nürburgring on August 9/10. In a field that includes nine cars over 5-litres, Leo Voyazides races a March 717 for the first time, while Irvine Laidlaw runs his DFV-powered Lola T292 and Andy Britnell makes his Supersports debut in one of the Osella PA1s...


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