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It was the mid 1960’s and Ford was deep into their “ Total Performance “ campaign. The British built Cortina was making headlines as it racked up podium finishes across Europe and the USA was a prime target. Why not … Continue reading
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Starting off the historic and classic racing season each year, is the Race Retro show held in February near Coventry, England. The show is famous for featuring the latest components to keep your classic race car on the track as … Continue reading
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Autosport International or “The Racing Car” show as it is known to the regulars always has an interesting collection of cars to please the eye. The variety ranges from Karts to modified street cars and everything up to the latest … Continue reading
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The Lotus Seven is one of the most iconic club sports cars of all time. Many racing greats have piloted a Seven at one time in their career. The uncomplicated design of the Seven combined with superb handling and power … Continue reading
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I don’t really need much convincing to travel to the UK for a race. I am ready to go anytime. When it comes to motor sports it’s very difficult to top England. The Brits just plain understand it. There seems to … Continue reading
Tagged Colin Chapman, Cortina, Coventry Climax FWA FWB, England, Historic Racing, Lotus, Lotus 11, lotus 7, Lotus Cortina, Lotus seven, Shelsley Walsh
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Lotus means many different things to many different people. For some, it’s all about Colin Chapman or the golden years with Clark and Hill. For others it’s Kimi Raikkonen in the latest Lotus Formula One car. Regardless of your interpretation … Continue reading
Tagged Classic Team Lotus, Colin Chapman, Coventry Climax FWA FWB, Elan, England, English Ford, Goodwood Festival of Speed, Historic Racing, Lotus 11, lotus 7, Lotus Cortina, Lotus Originals, Raceretro, Retromobile, Super Seven
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There are endless stories about the Goodwood Festival speed already in print so I won’t go into too much detail here. I can say the British know how to put on an event that is unequaled anyplace else in the … Continue reading
Tagged BRM, Classic Team Lotus, Colin Chapman, Cortina, Coventry Climax FWA FWB, Elan, England, English Ford, goodwood, Goodwood Festival of Speed, Historic Racing, Lotus, Lotus Cortina, retro