Staged at the home of the British Grand Prix, the annual Silverstone Classic (25-27 July) is firmly established as the World’s biggest classic motor racing festival… and we are giving away a five pairs of tickets worth £100 each for the Sunday of the event.
It’s not to be missed – last year’s spectacular three-day festival was voted as the ‘Motorsport Event of the Year Award’ by the International Historic Motoring Awards.
With more than 1000 entries, the Classic’s non-stop on-track entertainment showcases the full spectrum of motor sport history with huge grids featuring a mouth-watering array of Grand Prix, GT, Le Mans, single-seaters, sports and touring cars spanning more than seven decades of epic circuit racing history. This year’s on-track entertainment features more than 20 action-packed races, many boasting massive oversubscribed 58-car grids.
And it’s not just about fabulous cars, the stars will be out in force, too. Last year’s event a raft of famous faces including TV’s Tiff Needell, three times World Touring Car Champion Andy Priaulx and celebrity chef James Martin – all racing around the famous Silverstone Grand Prix circuit. A host of racing legends such as Sir Jackie Stewart and Murray Walker were present, too.
The unrivalled race programme is enhanced by a vast line-up of family entertainment. Over the weekend more than 100 car clubs will be displaying in excess of 8000 classic road cars; many marking significant milestones in their marque’s respective ancestry. This summer’s highlights include a host of on- and off-track celebrations to honour the 50th anniversary of the iconic Ford Mustang. There’s also a very special centenary party for legendary Italian supercar maker Maserati. What’s more Sir Stirling Moss will be heading a record parade of grand prix cars on what’s billed as ‘Super Sunday’.
Adding to the high-octane festival atmosphere, the very best of classic rock and pop bands will perform live on both Friday and Saturday evenings. Illustrious US boogie band Canned Heat are making a rare UK appearance to top the bill on Friday night with Bonnie Tyler headlining on Saturday.
Tickets (which must be purchased in advance) give access to all race paddocks, trackside grandstands, live music concerts, air displays, vintage funfair plus the new BMW ‘Eye’ which will be giving panoramic 40 metre high gondola rides over the venue. For more information visit the official www.SilverstoneClassic.com website or call the ticket hotline on 0871 231 0849.
To win tickets to this summer’s extravaganza simply answer the question below:
Competition closes Midnight 20 July.