- Lister to title sponsor the Stirling Moss Trophy
- Silverstone Auctions and Ric Wood Motorsport to share equal title of the Historic Touring Car Challenge
As the new season approaches new partnerships have been confirmed between Motor Racing Legends’ and the Lister Motor Company who will become title sponsor for the Stirling Moss Trophy.
Silverstone Auctions and Ric Wood Motorsport have also been confirmed as joint partners for the Historic Touring Car Challenge.
CEO Lawrence Whitaker has been a long-time supporter of Motor Racing Legends through the annual Brian Lister Trophy, but from now on the Lister Motor Company will be taking on a much more active role as title sponsor for the series. Promoting not only the continuation models of the Lister Knobbly but also their new range of stylish sports supercars.
Silverstone Auctions are a world-class, specialist auction house for the sale of classic cars, modern supercars, all types of competition cars, modern and historic motorcycles as well as automotive memorabilia and will be using the partnership to cement relationships with competitors and promote sale consignments to their forthcoming sales.
Renowned Capri and engine specialists Ric Wood Motorsport who are experts in the field of race development for Ford Capri, and Group 1 Touring Cars including full engine or complete race car build will be promoting their performance enhancing engineering skills to competitors.
Chairman Duncan Wiltshire commented “It is great to have such loyal competitors, the Historic Touring Car grid does have an very special social vibe about it, with both the new partners of the Historic Touring Car Challenge being active competitors often trading places at the sharp end of the grid. It is fabulous to see them join forces as partners for the series and the support of all the new partners is greatly appreciated.”
The start of the season is just around the corner all six grids for Motor Racing Legends due to kick off to a roaring start at the forthcoming Donington Historic Festival on 3-5 May. For more details of how to enter visit: http://www.motorracinglegends.com