|Mercedes-Benz celebrates one-two victory in the Formula 1 drivers' world championship|
|•MERCEDES AMG PETRONAS driver Lewis Hamilton is the new Formula 1 world champion
•First Silver Arrows driver to claim title since Juan Manuel Fangio in 1955
•Silver Arrows works team driver Nico Rosberg finishes season as F1 championship runner-up
•16 wins, 18 pole positions and 31 podiums for the 2014 Silver Arrows in the first season of the new hybrid era in Formula 1
A triumphant end to the 2014 Formula 1 season for Mercedes-Benz as MERCEDES AMG PETRONAS driver Lewis Hamilton wins the c...[Read more...]|
|VICTORIES, POLE POSITIONS AND FASTEST LAPS FOR JD CLASSICS AT DONINGTON HISTORIC FESTIVAL|
|◾Touring car legend Steve Soper wins with teammate John Young in JD Classics' Ford Cologne Capri
◾Stirling Moss Trophy victory for Costin Lister of Andrew Smith and Chris Ward
◾Fastest lap for ex-Tom Walkinshaw XJS of Andrew Smith and John Young
Maldon, Essex, Wednesday 7th May 2014: At the 2014 Donington Historic Festival the JD Classics Historic Racing Department enjoyed three days of success with touring car legend Steve Soper joining its triumphant driver line-up.
For the Hist...[Read more...]|
|1954 Belgian Grand Prix: An Adrift Frenchman Finds His Way|
|Powering out of La Source for the final time, Maurice Trintignant would see something ahead of him he had never seen in the Formula One World Championship before. After years of struggling and making do with the feeble Gordinis, the Frenchman was nearing a clearing in the long, dark woods that would prove a turning-point in his grand prix career.
Prior to the start of the Second World War, Maurice Trintignant had been a star on the rise. A victory in the 1939 Grand Prix des Frontieres would s...[Read more...]|
|MILLE MIGLIA 2013: JD CLASSICS SUPPORTS FIVE JAGUAR HERITAGE RACING ENTRIES OVER 5000 TROUBLE-FREE MILES|
|•JD Classics prepares and supports Jaguar Heritage Racing in 2013 Mille Miglia
•Famous Driver/Navigator line-up from motor racing, fashion, film and sport
•Five 'works' and four JD Classics entries reach the finish line without fault
Maldon, Essex: The JD Classics supported Jaguar Heritage Racing team has successfully completed the 2013 Mille Miglia. An all-star driver/navigator line-up from motor racing, fashion, film and sport each covered 1000 miles in three days of magnificent ...[Read more...]|
|Carroll Shelby, Ford Family for More Than Half a Century|
|Carroll Shelby was a member of the Ford family for the better part of 60 years, producing stunning performance vehicles from concepts to production models.
He once said his energy and passion for performance products were always strongest when he was working with Ford.
Shelby most recently collaborated with the company on the 2013 Ford Shelby GT500 Mustang, the most powerful production V8 in the world. Working with SVT engineers at Sebring and the Arizona Proving Grounds, at times he drov...[Read more...]|