Tag Archives: Dundrod

Lancia, Dundrod, klemcoll

The Lancia D25 at Dundrod

This is the engine bay of the Lancia D25 with its rarely seen 3750cc four cam 60-degree V6. This D25 will be assigned to Juan Manuel Fangio and Eugenio Castellotti for the Tourist Trophy at the Dundrod circuit in Northern Ireland on September 11, 1954. Lancia had brought four cars to the “TT,” a pair […]

klemcoll, BRM, Fangio

Fangio, Moss and B.R.M.

This bucolic setting was at the Dundrod circuit in Norther Ireland on Saturday, June 7, 1952. Cresting a rise and howling past some locals is Juan Manuel Fangio in one of two B.R.M. 15s entered in this non-championship formula libre race. With the change to Formula 2 for the World Championship, Fangio was without a […]

Allard Desmond Titterington, klemcoll, Dundrod

An Allard in Ulster

Under the threatening skies of Ulster here is Desmond Titterington at the wheel of an Allard J2 on the dangerous Dundrod circuit in Northern Ireland on July 6, 1952. This was a handicap sports car race which was a support race for the more prestigious Ulster Trophy which would take place the next day as […]

Ferrari, Jacques Swaters, klemcoll, Dundrod

A Yellow Monza

This is Jacques Swaters driving a three liter Ferrari Monza (chassis 0518M) at the Tourist Trophy race on September 18, 1955. The “TT” as it was called counted for the World Sportscar Championship that year and was run on the narrow and dangerous Dundrod public road circuit in Northern Ireland over a distance of just […]

Dangerous Dundrod

The Dunrod Circuit was located in Northern Ireland near the village of that name and only a few miles west of Belfast. It was used for the RAC Tourist Trophy race for sports cars from 1950-55 and also for the Ulster Trophy for Grand Prix cars from 1950-53. Motorcycle races were also held on the […]

Dundrod, Peter Collins, Reg Parnell, Tony Brooks, John Wyer, Rudolf Uhlenhaut

The Aston Brain Trust

We are standing in front of the pits at Dundrod, a difficult and highly dangerous public road circuit near Belfast in Northern Ireland on September 18, 1955 where the famous Tourist Trophy race, this year of 1000 Km, is about to be held, counting for the World Championship for Sports Cars. The main protagonists include Mercedes-Benz, Jaguar, Ferrari, […]