Jul 8

Le Mans cars from 1923-79 race out onto circuit again

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Since 2002, the Le Mans has been held every other year on the Circuit de la Sarthe. (Photo courtesy Ultimatecarpage.com)


First held in 1923, the is one the greatest annual sports events. However, unlike most other events, Le Mans’ rich heritage can actually be celebrated by bringing the protagonists, the , back to the track.

Since 2002, this is done biennially with the Le Mans Classic. This twice-around-the-clock event features cars from the 1920s all the way through the early 1980s, spread over six grids.

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Jul 2

Only at Goodwood: Mercedes and Maserati highlight 22nd running of Festival of Speed

Paul Stewart drives a classic Mercedes-Benz F1 car by the Juda Mercedes Statue at the 2014 Goodwood Festival of Speed

Paul Stewart drives a -Benz F1 car by the Juda Statue at the 2014 . (Photo courtesy Ultimatecarpage.com)

‘Addicted to Winning – The Unbeatable Champions of Motorsport’ was the theme for the 22nd edition of the ever expanding Goodwood Festival of Speed.

Fittingly, the main sculpture was dedicated to Mercedes-Benz, who celebrate 120 years of motorsport in 2014.

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