Motorsport icons to attend #ChronosAndCar
Goodwood hill climb record holder Nick Heidfeld is to headline a selection of motorsport icons at the #ChronosAndCar event at Shelsley Walsh on March 26.
The current Mahindra Racing Formula E driver will be joined at the car enthusiasts meeting by team principal Dilbagh Gill, 1970 Le Mans winner Richard Attwood, Marino Franchitti and Freddie Hunt.
The unique event, organised by Omologato, offers enthusiasts the opportunity to meet and discuss all things cars, watches and photography. Visitors, for example, will have the opportunity to speak with Richard Attwood on his victory at the 1970 Le Mans 24 Hours in his Porsche 917, which will be on show at the event.
The show will also play host to a collection of outstanding headline cars including a delivery mileage Jaguar XJ220 and a selection of McLaren cars.
Coffee and pastries will be served throughout the morning and fans are encouraged to bring their own cars. Tickets are limited and can be purchased on the Omologato website.
Fans can also follow the event on Twitter and Instagram at @ChronosAndCars or by using the hashtag #ChronosAndCars.
Omologato founder Shami Kalra said: “I am incredibly proud to have Nick Heidfeld, Richard Attwood, Marino Franchitti, Freddie Hunt and a host of other leading names in the motoring world attending #ChronosAndCars later this month.
“These events are designed to gather a select group of hardcore motoring aficionados who want to celebrate cars, photography and most importantly watches.”
He added: ‘#ChronosAndCars is asserting itself as the fastest growing car meet in the UK. It is a testament to the success of the event that such legendary names in motorsport coming along. There is no better way to start the motorsport season!”