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Vintage cars, motorcycles, aircraft and more featured at former racetrack

Brooklands Museum features classic vehicles, British aircraft and more


Morgan has rolled out a V6 Roadster and a 3 Wheeler inspired by the UK's legendary Brooklands racing circuit. Each limited to 50 units, the new specials are "designed to celebrate the ancestry of British racing cars and their styling" with special color combinations, satin finishes and detailing.

Bentley Flying B – Click above for high-res image gallery

1965 Ferrari 250 GTO Evocazione – Click above for high-res images

2011 Mercedes-Benz CL-Class – Click above for high-res image gallery

Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG DR 520 – Click above for high-res image gallery

1931 Bentley 4½ Litre Vanden Plas Open Tourer by Harrisons – Click above for image gallery

2010 Mercedes-Benz E63 AMG – Click above to watch video after the jump

2008 Bentley Brooklands and Old Number Two at Brooklands Race Circuit

Click image for a hi-res gallery of our Autoblog Garage Continental GTC

Click image for a hi-res gallery of the smart forfun²

Exactly five score years ago, 200,000 tons of gravel and cement were arranged in a 2.75 mile, high-banked, egg-shaped loop in the English countryside. The land was was called Brooklands, and the track laid on it -- the first purpose-built race track in the world -- would share the same name. The speed limit throughout the land at the time was 20 mph, and racing on public roads outside of things like hillclimbs was forbidden. When Brooklands was completed, in June of 1907, there was a place where