From around the web and beyond, our pick of this month’s products – from top-drawer motor racing to a watch inspired by the E-type
DTM tickets & WEC tickets
Britain hosts two major four-wheeled championships in August, with the World Endurance Championship switching its cold and bleary April date for a (possibly) blistering August one instead on August 17-19 at Silverstone.
DTM returns to these shores for the first time in five years, this time tackling the Brands Hatch Grand Prix circuit.
“Our IPA is much better than that one,” said the barman at last weekend’s Silverstone Classic as we mulled over what to drink during sunset. The barman was right.
The Silverstone Ales Classic IPA has a CAMRA (Campaign for Real Ale) award to prove it. ‘Hoppy taste with a touch of bitter honey and a mild grapefruit finish’, they say, and you can get it as part of a variety pack for just £11.
This IXO model depicts the 1976 car, which finished runner-up behind Jacky Ickx and Gijs van Lennep despite losing its rear bodywork in the closing stages of the race, rather than the more famous, but not as successful, Gulf-liveried car from the year before.