Driving Mallorca Club Manager
Driving Mallorca, the island-based performance and classic car club, has appointed Hamish Goddard as their new Club Manager, with a brief to develop the Club’s growing membership and to put together an ambitious and enjoyable programme heading into 2016. The Club currently has over 100 exotic high-performance and classic cars within its membership, plus a host of specific competition vehicles.
Hamish has held a lifelong passion for motorsport, both in cars and motorbikes. He attended the Ian Taylor Racing Drivers School for single-seaters at Thruxton as an 18 year old, and has since taken part in innumerable track days .....
CLASSIC British machinery and German weaponry, old and new,made a historic alliance at The Boathouse Restaurant on Palma’s Paseo Maritimo last Wednesday.
– and world peace was the order of the day until a couple of interlopers from America and Japan growled into the car park to stir things up a bit! Forgive the historical analogy here though, as this was a true motoring alliance to once again delight the visitors to this popular weekly event.
So in the blue corner we had the Brits, well represented by gorgeous examples from MG, Triumph, Lotus and Austin Healey
amongst other.While in the red corner, theGerman contingent comprised
fine cars from Porsche andMercedes Benz, including 3 generations of the sleek SL convertible – fascinating to admire the
evolution of this now iconic roadster in the
And finally, those interlopers. America stormed in with the iconic Ford Mustang,
full of stance, brute force and booming presence, complemented nicely by the Nissan Skyline GTR from Japan, a tech-fest of turbocharged, electronically controlled 4-wheel drive, and computerized gizmos (think Playstation) - this particular.....