Peter Horsman guided his Lotus 18/21 Grand Prix car to victory in the revived Historic Gold Cup, whilst Andy Middlehurst wowed fans in his ex-Jim Clark Lotus 43 at Oulton Park this afternoon (Monday) as the Cheshire circuit shone in the summer sunshine with a fantastic array of nostalgic delights on and off the track.
Oulton Park will be abuzz with activity throughout today (Monday) as the Historic Gold Cup provides a full day’s historic racing on the International circuit with highlights including everything from ‘60s Grand Prix cars to ’90s Super Touring Cars.
A large WWII military camp and vehicle display will recall another era of the Cheshire venue's history this Bank Holiday weekend (28/29 August).
An improved spectator bank overlooking Oulton Park's famous Druids corner will be opened for this Bank Holiday weekend's Gold Cup event.
A huge display of classic and modern Italian supercars, organised by the Italian Auto Moto Club, will add an exotic flavour to the Oulton Park Gold Cup on Bank Holiday Monday.
A special display of rare and priceless vintage cars is set to be one of the off-track highlights of this year’s Gold Cup event on Sunday (28 August)
If you are heading to the Oulton Park Gold Cup this weekend (27-29 August), here is some important information about this event to help you make the most of your trip to the circuit.
A rare 16-cylinder Lotus 43 originally entered for the 1966 Oulton Park Gold Cup will be demonstrated on track on Bank Holiday Monday (29 August).
Oulton Park Circuit
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