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  • 1954-55 Ecurie Ecosse race team
    January 14, 2021 Porter Press

    Busy times with Ecurie Ecosse

    On 7 April 1954, XKC 051, XKC 052 and XKC 053 were sold to Ecurie Ecosse. The three cars were registered in Edinburgh the same month, becoming, respectively, LSF 420, LFS 672 and LFS 671. They were painted in the...

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  • Motor Sport paintings
    January 13, 2021 Porter Press

    The book I always wanted, and have now written!

    By Chas Parker For over 50 years, renowned motor sport and aviation artist Michael Turner annually produced a set of paintings depicting stand-out moments from that year’s Formula One and sports car racing season. The paintings were reproduced as a...

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  • Motoring art by Michael Turner
    November 26, 2020 Porter Press

    Selection of Michael Turner's Motorsport Paintings

    Early in the season, Stirling Moss was seriously injured at Goodwood, ending his career. The championship was therefore between Graham Hill, in the BRM P57, and Jim Clark, in his Lotus-Climax 25, with Hill taking four wins to clinch the...

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  • 1970 BOAC 1000 kms
    May 1, 2020 Porter Press

    A Very Brave Little Driver

    By Chas Parker April 12 this year marks the 50th anniversary of one of the most outstanding displays of wet-weather driving ever seen. Chas Parker recalls the 1970 BOAC 1000 kms. A blue car pierces its way out of the...

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