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Supercar Showdown at Beaulieu

BEAULIEU’S popular supercar event, Supercar Showdown, is now in its sixth year and continues to go from strength to strength, with more than 5,700 attendees at this year’s show on Bank Holiday Monday. There were 200 top-class vehicles on display, including contingents from the Wessex Car Club and the Porsche Club GB. Beaulieu’s events co-ordinator, … Continue reading

Classics galore at Beaulieu

BEAULIEU kick-started it’s motor-fuelled Bank Holiday weekend with Simply Classics on Sunday. This popular Simply rally saw a stunning range of pre-1988 vehicles drive into the grounds of the National Motor Museum to create a beautiful display of classic cars. A number of clubs were in attendance, including the TR Register, Austin Healey Club and … Continue reading

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Schumacher’s Benetton B191 to be auctioned

THE car in which seven-time World Champion Michael Schumacher scored his first ever Grand Prix points is to be auctioned at COYS’ sale in Nürburgring, Germany, on August 10. This Benetton F1 Ford Cosworth is a direct derivative of the B194, in which Schumacher took his first title in 1994. It is eligible for any … Continue reading

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It’s all systems Go for the Datsun revival

IT may seem hard to believe now but there was a time, not so very long ago, when a ‘foreign car’ in the UK was probably a Renault or a Volkswagen. Most cars were British – foreign meant European. Then in the early 1970s, when we all had big hair, silly trousers and spent half … Continue reading