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  • 18-19 January: This Weekend in Motor Sport History

    Discover the momentous motor sporting events that took place this weekend in history …… ~18 January~ 1934: Manfred Von Brauchitsch drove the Mercedes-Benz W25 Grand Prix car during its first test runs, on the Autostrada between Milan and Varese in Italy. 1953: The inaugural Argentine Grand Prix was marred by the death of at least seven […]

  • 19-20 January: This Weekend in Motor Sport History

    Discover the most momentous motor sporting events that took place this weekend in history…. ~19 January~ 1958: The crowd’s expectation for the 1958 Gran Premio de la Republica Argentina was to see local hero Juan Manuel Fangio demolish the gringo opposition, as the man from Balcarce had done so often in the past. However, victory […]