Tuesday 20 September 2016
The Oulton Park Gold Cup, a key date in the Historic Sports Car Club's 50th anniversary season (27-29 August), will feature in a dedicated hour-long programme on Motors TV on Saturday (24 September).
Building on the success of the programmes produced from the HSCC's 50th anniversary race meetings at Castle Combe, Brands Hatch and Croft, SSTV filmed the race action and have produce a magazine-style programme, which will first be broadcast at 12.40pm on the afternoon of Saturday 24 September. The programme is likely to have several repeats and will also be available for viewing on-line via YouTube and the HSCC's social media platforms.
As well as a wide range of HSCC categories, the weekend featured 1960s Grand Prix car action from the HGPCA and the HSCC Super Touring Trophy. Mighty racing from 70s Road Sports, Historic Formula Ford, Historic Road Sports and Historic Touring Cars kept a big crowd well entertained.
The team behind SSTV, headed by Wayne Goldring and Paul Woodford, is renowned for its work in rallying and is now bringing those skills and expertise to historic racing. The commentator for the race action will again be Ian Titchmarsh.