Pete Stowe

MotorSport History

Some of my special interests

Updated (February 2015): Bristol Area Motorsport – added item on Sir James Scott Douglas; 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.

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

More Castle Combe


Motorsport around Bristol, England, from 1900 to date

More Bristol area


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

More Howmet More Ray Heppenstall


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

More BAC


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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