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The Hawksland Community Events Group have set the date for this year as Sunday 9 July, 2017 road closed from 8.30 racing from 9.00 (subject to grant of road closure by local authority).
Penn House Grand Prix is a gravity powered time-trial for karts, sidecars and bikes
The course is a kilometre of perfectly smooth private driveway that snakes through a private woodland in Penn Street, Buckinghamshire.
Earl and Countess Howe kindly allowed this event to take place at Penn House, their family home.
Full details and entry forms at http://www.pennhousegrandprix.co.uk/
Feel The Need, The Need for Speed!!!
It's all about Gravity & Sheer Courage!!! 32mph : 1/2km Race Track!!!
The 4th Annual Welton Soapbox Derby will deliver a SPECTACULAR array of amateur drivers racing their homemade 'Soapbox Vehicles'! Each hand-made 'DREAM-MACHINE' is fuelled by nothing but GRAVITY and SHEER COURAGE!!!
This FREE to spectate unique non-motorised racing event challenges you to work as a team to design and build a traditional or outrageous soapbox dream machine, and compete against the clock in a downhill RACE!!
For further details and entry forms, see https://www.facebook.com/Weltonsoapboxderby/