Pre-war titans to roar around Donington

| 17 Dec 2012

The Historic Grand Prix Cars Association will celebrate the 80th anniversary of the first race at Donington Park by bringing a grid of pre-war racers to the Donington Historic Festival on 3-5 May.

Cars expected to be at the event include machines from Alfa Romeo, Alta, Bugatti, Delage, Delahaye, ERA, Frazer Nash, Maserati, MG and Talbot-Lago.

Other races confirmed for the festival are:

Group C sports carsJD Classics Challenge for ’66 to ’85 Touring CarsHSCC Historic F2‘1000km’ challenge for pre-’72 sports-racing carsU2TC pre-’66 under 2-litre Touring CarsMasters pre-’66 GT Gentlemen DriversMasters pre-’66 Top Hat Touring CarsPre-’63 GTStirling Moss Trophy for pre-’61 sports carsRoyal Automobile Club Woodcote Trophy for pre-’56 sports cars

Away from the racing there will be club displays, a trade village, historic rally car action, plus an open paddock.

For more information or to buy advanced (discounted) tickets visit the Donington Park website.