Vintage Race Cars Featuring Mini at Silverstone

August 4th, 2011 by

Vintage Race Cars Featuring Mini at Silverstone

What’s better than one Mini Cooper S? Two, of course. It could do everything, from commuting to conquering Rally Monte Carlo. What’s not to like?

The Silverstone Classic bills itself as “the world’s biggest classic racing festival.” With more than 7,000 cars spanning the history of motorsports, we’re not about to argue.

Anything and everything worth seeing or driving descended on Britain’s storied Silverstone circuit on July 22 for a glorious weekend of racing. These cars aren’t trailer queens. They’re driven, and often driven hard. More than 1,000 competed in the weekend’s racing as everything from Bugattis to McLarens lapped the famous track…

article of courtesy of wired.com

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