Tag Archive | Brooklands

Classic Alfa in Brooklands appearance

THE 32 acres of Brooklands Museum, on the site of the world’s first purpose-built motor racing circuit, will come alive with high-octane action on Sunday January 29, when the Vintage Sports-Car Club (VSCC) takes centre stage for its annual New Year Driving Tests competition. Visitors will be treated to the sights and sounds of dozens […]

Alfas join a Monster at Brooklands Italian Day

EVERY inch of Brooklands Museum’s 32-acre site will be crammed with Italian sports and supercars and motorcycles of all ages for the 22nd Italian Car Day. The event, on Saturday May 2, is one of the biggest in the Museum’s calendar, with over 1,200 examples of Ferrari, Lamborghini, Maserati, Alfa Romeo, Lancia and Fiat cars […]

Nine Alfas set for auction

NINE lovely looking Alfa Romeos are set to go under the auctioneer’s hammer at this weekend’s Historics sale at Brooklands Museum. There is a record catalogue comprising 161 classic cars spanning 50 marques and 91 years on Saturday, August 30, representing the largest, most varied and evocative offering in the auction firm’s history. A rare, […]

Concours Spider open to bids

A CONCOURS 1960 Alfa Romeo Giulietta Spider will get pulses racing at it comes to sale at Historics auction on June 7. A total of 17,000 Alfa Romeo Giulietta Spiders left the Milan factory during the model’s 11-year production run, but the outstanding quality of the example that comes to sale at Historics at Brooklands […]

Alfas on show at Auto Italia Day at Brooklands

THERE were scores of Alfa Romeos among the hundreds of beautiful Italian cars on show at the annual Auto Italia Day at Brooklands on Saturday. It was my first visit to the event and even the occasional heavy shower did nothing to spoil my enjoyment of the occasion. There were thousands of visitors from far […]

A truly unique Alfa on display at Brooklands

WHILE at Brooklands today (Saturday) for the Auto Italia day, I encountered a truly unique Alfa Romeo in one of the museum displays. The car is a 1937 Alfa Romeo 6C 2300 Aerodynamica Spider (Aerospider) and its fascinating story is told, briefly, in the notice. Apologies for the dismal standard of these pictures but it […]

Alfas feature in Auto Italia day at Brooklands

MORE than 1,000 Italian cars, including many classic Alfa Romeos, will fill Brooklands Museum’s grounds to overflowing this Saturday, May 4 – and the most exciting of them will be seen and heard in action on the Mercedes-Benz World circuit. All the great Italian marques, including Ferrari, Maserati, Lamborghini, Fiat and Lancia, will be there, […]