Darwin Smith became the latest driver to etch his name into the Oulton Park history books with two victories in the Historic F2 FIA International Race Series to claim this year’s edition of the Historic Gold Cup this weekend.
The Oulton Park Gold Cup’s 2017 race programme kicked off in fine style this afternoon (Sunday) with Darwin Smith claiming the spoils in the first of this weekend’s two Historic Sports Car Club Formula 2 International Series races.
The Oulton Park Gold Cup returns this weekend (26-28 August). Here is some important information about this event to help you make the most of your trip to the circuit.
Sir Jackie Stewart, who won the Formula 2 class of the Oulton Park Gold Cup 50 years ago before going on to win the event outright the following year in 1968, has sent a message of goodwill to this a weekend’s (26-28 August) competitors ahead of Historic F2’s return to the event:
1970 Le Mans 24 Hours-winner Richard Attwood will race at the Oulton Park Gold Cup this weekend (26-28 August), contesting Sunday’s 70s Road Sports race behind the wheel of a Porsche 928.
Oulton Park’s past will be recreated in more ways than one at the Historic Gold Cup this August Bank Holiday Weekend (26-28 August), including its time as a World War II US Army staging camp with major displays within the circuit’s infield area.
A provisional entry list and timetable and entry list for the Oulton Park Gold Cup is now available to view, download, and print out.
Oulton Park Circuit
Tel: 01829 760301
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