Articles tagged Peter Hardman

Page 8 of June 2003 archive issue thumbnail Page 8, June 2003

Battling Hardman ensures that it's not all Chiles play

Tour Auto After an almighty five-day battle against the Ferrari 250LM of Peter Hardman, Chris Chiles took a second consecutive Tour Auto victory in his Ford GT40. After a mix of timed road stages and circuit races across central and southern France en route to the finish in Cannes, Chiles had a winning margin of just 13sec. For much of the event it had been a three-way lead battle courtesy of...

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Super new Cooper

BRDC HSCC Silverstone The BRDC historic sports car championship season opened on Silverstone's Historic GP track during mid-May and was marked by a win for Frank Sytner's newly-restored ex-Stirling Moss Cooper Monaco. His task was eased by the absence of Gary Pearson's Lister-Jaguar after it suffered a broken wheel in qualifying, but Peter Hardman's Ferrari Dino 246S remained a threat throughout...

Page 77 of November 1998 archive issue thumbnail Page 77, November 1998

The Goodwood Motor Circuit Revival

In the end, it surpassed the wildest expectations. Fifty years to the day after its first meeting, motor racing returned to Goodwood with an event none of the 80,000 spectators would argue was not the greatest historic race meeting of all time. The restoration of the buildings, the period livery of staff and traditional BARC and drivers' cricket match are images of an event which recaptured the...

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McLaren smashes Goodwood record

McLaren-Mercedes rising star Nick Heidfeld annihilated the outright record for the 1.16-mile Goodwood Hillclimb course in a thrilling climax to the seventh annual Festival of Speed on June 20. Driving Mika Hakkinen's 1998 World Championship-winning MP4/13, the 22-year old German slashed 3.4sec from Jonathan Palmer's 1996 mark, leaving it at 41.6s an average speed of 100.38mph. "I could have gone...

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Around the tracks

Le Mans Classic: Herbert heads triple success of Le Mans veterans Victories for three former 24 Hours winners — Johnny Herbert, Jürgen Barth and Jean-Pierre Jaussaud — headlined the second running of the Le Mans Classic. The event was a huge success with around 400 cars spanning 50 years of Le Mans history racing in 18 events during a 24-hour period; each age group of cars raced three times, once...

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Goodwood TT update

A brace of wire-wheeled Ferrari 250LMs, driven by Le Mans winners Richard Attwood and Jackie Oliver and John Surtees/ David Piper will head a sensational entry for the RAC Tourist Trophy Celebration, centrepiece of Goodwood's Revival on September 15-17. Ferrari hopes in Sunday's hourlong double-driver enduro also rest with the fast 330 LM/Bs, crewed by the ultra-strong pairings of Patrick Tambay...

Page 147 of January 2009 archive issue thumbnail Page 147, January 2009

Supercars on show

We have some of the best classic and modern race supercars on display at Autosport International Motor Sport is arranging a display of racing supercars at Autosport International at the NEC, Birmingham in January. First held at the NEC in 1991, The Racing Car Show is the world’s biggest motor sport show. The Motor Sport display, which will be in the historic racing section, will feature three...

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In the hot seat -- Gerry Marshall

Britain's club racing hero Gerry Marshall on 623 wins, beating Roger Clark at his own game and why the Goodwood marshals bowed down to Baby Bertha Was Big Bertha really as evil to drive as people make out? -- Mike Trotter, Aberdeen Well, I didn't know any better at the time — I was delighted with it. The biggest problem was its weight — it was beautifully built, having started out as a show car...

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All revved up for the Revival

Packed grids of famous cars, great racing and period dress are all part of the Goodwood revival experience. Paul Lawrence is your guide to this year's event... Forget Formula one fuel strategy, technical overkill and politics. Early September is time for the Goodwood Revival Meeting, a reminder of what motorsport used to be about. More races, a full race programme on Saturday and new ticketing...

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Coys Festival

The Le Mans-winning cars will star among a tremendous grid for the BRDC '50s Sportscars showpiece race at the Coys International Historic Festival held at Silverstone from July 30-August 1. Tiff Needell races the winning Jaguar C-type of Hamilton and Rolt in 1953, Lukas Huni drives the Hawthom/Bueb Jaguar D of '55 and Peter Hardman is in the Salvadori/ Shelby Aston Martin DBR1 of '59. An...



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