Thursday 11 February 2016
The Historic Sports Car Club will stage a major display at Race Retro, the international historic motorsport show, at Stoneleigh Park near Coventry (26-28 February).
Race Retro is the kick-off point for the forthcoming historic motor sport season and the HSCC stand will feature an impressive eight-car display in ‘Speed Street’ in the event’s main hall (Hall 2, stand D36). The cars on show will demonstrate the tremendous variety and depth of the club’s racing programme as the HSCC starts its 50th anniversary season.
The cars on show will illustrate the wide diversity of HSCC racing and will include:
Historic Formula Junior: Merlyn Mk2 from John Sykes (still under restoration)
Historic Formula Ford: Lola T200 from James Lovett
Classic Formula 3: Chevron B34 from Bruce Bartell
Historic Formula 2: March 752 from Phil Hall
Historic Touring Cars: Ford Lotus Cortina from Richard Dutton
Guards Trophy: Merlyn Mk4a from Richard Perry
Pre 80 Endurance: Lola T390 from Daryl Taylor
70s Road Sports: Lotus Elan from Iain Daniels
Past, present and future members are invited to meet club representatives to find out more about the HSCC and its 50th anniversary season in 2016.
Race Retro is open from 9.30am to 5.30pm on Friday and Saturday and from 9.30am to 4.30pm on Sunday. More details are at www.raceretro.com