As the 1989 Le Mans winner, Swede Stanley Dickens is an established name in the history of the golden Group C era. But only a few people know that the 68-year-old has a very prominent ancestor who comes back every year, particularly around Christmas.
Translation of the original text from Norbert Ockenga published in PITWALK Magazine #58
Confirmed entries increase, old friends back together again & more sponsors announced - Despite the continued uncertainty due to COVID, enquiries have been flooding in from drivers and teams.
Fritz Gebhardt is having his fleet of old C2 Bolides refitted just in time for the Group C comeback, with a race at the Hockenheim Ring in May 2021. Even the legendary UFO is to take to the starting line again at the Jim Clark Memorial – alongside its successor models. The restoration is set to be a breathtaking journey through the history of motor sport.
Translation of the original text from Norbert Ockenga published in PITWALK Magazine #57
Group C/GTP Racing, GMS GmbH and Bosch Hockenheim Historic are pleased to announce KW automotive GmbH as the main sponsor of the feature race at the 2021 Bosch Hockenheim Historic - Group C Super Cup.
For years now, a series for historic Group C sports cars from the eighties has been persistently attracting over 20 participants overseas. And from 2021, a race of the mighty prototypes is also set to take place in Germany for the first time – as part of the Jim Clark Memorial at the Hockenheim Ring.
Translation of the original text from Norbert Ockenga published in PITWALK Magazine #56