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August, 2011:

Round 5 – Thruxton (Roy McCarthy Memorial Meeting) – 30 July 2011

MOTORING CLASSICS THOROUGHBRED SPORTSCAR CHAMPIONSHIP 

MGCC  – THRUXTON – ROY McCARTHY MEMORIAL MEETING

ROUND 5

After many years the M. G. Car Club returned to Thruxton where it was to hold a special Memorial Meeting for Roy who had always loved the circuit and had one of his first races there using his road Mk 11 MGA 1622cc before he dedicated the rest of his racing career to preparing yellow MG’s and a couple of other sports cars. He had a few memorable races at Thruxton over the years and he always told me he thought it was the best and fastest circuit in England.

The Motoring Classics Thoroughbred Championship race had a very good entry of thirty three at the first Thruxton MGCC meeting for quite a few years. (more…)