Articles tagged Ron Maydon

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2014 Historic Grand Prix Zandvoort

Circuit Park Zandvoort’s third Historic Grand Prix event, on August 29-31, attracted a record 50,000 spectators and featured not only the cream of Europe’s racing championships but also competitors from as far afield as Australia, the USA and Dubai. Michael Lyons topped the scoring with three wins, a repeat of 2013’s FIA Masters Formula 1 result in the family Hesketh 308E and, splendidly, the...

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Classic F1 for Montréal GP

Villeneuve T5 set to appear in Canadian showpieceBy Paul Lawrence The global historic F1 car movement has received another major boost with news that the four-event Masters HGP series will open with a support race at the Canadian GP. Organised by the US arm of the Masters organisation, the North American series for 3-litre F1 cars will deliver a field of 25 cars from the 1970s and 1980s for the...

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Sensational 54 cars for Monaco

The biggest 3-litre F1 field ever! Looking for just one excuse to attend the Monaco Historic GP on May 20/21? Here's the extraordinary list of entries, split into two races. Amon: Peter Williams (F101) Brabham: Duncan Dayton, Robert Baker (BT33), Manfredo Rossi di Monterlera (BT42), Huberus Bahlsen (BT45B) BRM: Brad Krause (P126), Robs Lamplough (P133), Rick Hall (P180), Jacques Nicolet (P201)...

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The Motor Sport Month - Historic News

Needell back to his roots Tiff Needell is gearing up to return to where it all began for him by racing a Lotus 69 Formula Ford, the type in which he made his name in the early 1970s after winning the car in a competition. The 61-year-old TV presenter, who briefly competed in Formula 1 with Ensign in 1980, plans to enter the Lotus in some rounds of the Historic Formula Ford Championship, which...

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Besley gets Formula 1 break

Grand Prix Masters drive gives Formula Junior racer a taste of 3-litre power Formula Junior racer Crispian Besley stepped up to race in Grand Prix Masters at Silverstone when he accepted an invitation to race Ron Maydon’s Cooper-Alfa Romeo T86C. “I started racing single-seaters when I was 17, so it has only taken me 30 years to make my F1 debut,” joked Besley, who is interested in doing some more...

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Marathon weekend

A venture onto the Nordschleife and a night race added variety to Germany’s big historic meet by Paul Parker The AvD Oldtimer Grand Prix meeting is a pleasing mixture of old and fairly new, together with totally unhindered traffic access (British circuits please note). Since last year the construction of a new leisure complex has begun at the Nürburgring that will include a casino and apparently...

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Masters to run Mini races

Four dedicated Masters Festivals and a new series for pre-66 Minis are the highlights of the 2010 programme for Masters Historic Racing. In addition, the package of races will return to the Nürburgring Oldtimer and visit Assen in Holland for the first time. As it bounces back from the disappointment of the postponed Abu Dhabi Classic, Masters has lined up a high-profile calendar with festivals at...

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Oily rags to riches

Motor racing’s past is recreated with great authenticity at the Monaco Historique, which this year boasted a 40-strong F3 grid alongside the usual array of Grand Prix classicsBy Ian Titchmarsh No historic race meeting has the tradition and authenticity of the Grand Prix Historique de Monaco. This was the seventh iteration of an event which was launched in 1997 and, after a three-year pause, has...

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The Motor Sport Month - Historic News

Ralph Lauren cars to go on showSeventeen cars from Ralph Lauren's private collection will go on display at the Musee des Arts Decoratifs in Paris between April 28 and August 28. 'The Art of the Automobile: Masterpieces of the Ralph Lauren Collection' will feature a selection of cars from the fashion designer's garage, illustrating the evolution of car design from the 1930s to '90s. Included in...

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Inside line: Ron Maydon

The man behind the new Grand Prix Masters Series reveals some novel plans What is your own racing background? I'm a hopeless driver! I saw a Cooper T86C under a tarpaulin in the US which fired my interest, and I bought it. As a boy I was a big fan of Rindt and Clark. I've been racing the Cooper for three years, but I leave the really competitive stuff to others. What are your aims for the Grand...



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