Pete Stowe

MotorSport History

Some of my special interests


Updated (February-March 2016): Bristol Area Motorsport – added item on Sir James Scott Douglas; updated Specials page; added Trials Specials page – Starkadder/Daisy. BAC Motor Club – added item on December 1945 500 Formula meeting.

Updated(April 2014): Bristol Area Motorsport – updated 1935-37 & 1939 Backwell Hillclimbs and 1937 Whitchurch Speed Trials.


West Country Motor Sport History

Motorsport in Bristol & the West of England, from 1900 to date

Events, People, Cars

More Bristol & the West Country


The Bristol Aeroplane Company Motor Club, originators in 1945 of the International 500cc Formula 3

More BAC


Castle Combe Circuit - the UK's friendliest race track, opened in 1950

More Castle Combe

 


Other Motorsport history


Ray Heppenstall's Howmet TX turbine car of 1968 - still the world’s only turbine powered race winner

More Howmet More Ray Heppenstall

 


Bruce McLaren - creator of the unforgettable orange CanAm, F1 and Indy cars.

Visit the Bruce McLaren Trust website

 


Simply the best

Vist the Jim Clark Trust website


 

Useful Links


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