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1,000 E-Types take all the glory at Silverstone Classic

July 25, 2011 by

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Over 1,000 E-type Jaguars took centre stage at Silverstone on Saturday to celebrate the vehicle’s 50th birthday. The organisers, Silverstone Classic, are believed to have broken a world record with a phenomenal 800 strong cavalcade around the 3.6 mile track, made up entirely of E-Types. Event Director Nick Wigley said: “This weekend has been a […]

Celebrities to race at Silverstone Classic for Charity

July 18, 2011 by

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Celebrities hope to cruise past the £25,000 raised for the Bobby Moore Fund  last year by racing 130mph Morgan Roadsters at this weekend’s Silverstone Classic event. The race, dubbed the ‘Celebrity Challenge’, will include Heston Blumenthal, ex-England footballer Luther Blissett, Sky Sports presenter Vicky Gomersall and many more as they race it out for the […]

Google+ is open for trials but what’s the big fuss?

July 12, 2011 by

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After a little running around TheTechnoBlog.org has managed to get an invite to start using Google+ before it is officially released to the wider public. For those of you who haven’t heard, Google+ is set to be the next big social networking site. Or is it? I’ve been looking into Google’s latest web offering… When you first log […]

Goodwood, Festival of Speed 2011 in pictures

July 2, 2011 by

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This year’s three-day spectacular was heralding the giant steps in motor racing history. From 100 years of Indianapolis 500 to 50 years of the Jaguar E-type and Mini Cooper, there was certainly much reason to celebrate. Here is my gallery of images from Friday the 1st July 2011: All photos copyright © Steve Hayton 2011