Result: Didsbury CC 232-8 (50 overs) DREW WITH Oulton Park CC 170-9 (50 overs) (Cheshire County Cricket League)
Venue: Wilmslow Road (Saturday 27th June 2015, 1pm) 1,412 more words
I didn’t meet just one hero this day, I met two. Did the old adage ‘never meet your heroes’ ring true this time? Maybe.
This might be unfair to the little Aston considering I had just stepped out of a Ferrari 360 and an Ariel Atom but it was a bit of a disappointment. 269 more words
From its beautiful Pininfarina bodywork to its howling 8,700 RPM limited 3.6 litre 400bhp V8 the Ferrari 360 is one of my favourite cars. Some people will tell you to never meet your heroes but I still love mine even if it did have a limp. 385 more words
First up for me was the Ariel Atom. I don’t know exactly what spec this example was but I suspect for this application it would be the “slowest” with the 2.2 litre General Motors Ecotec engine producing 205bhp, plenty in a car with a curb weight of just 612kg. 555 more words
No matter where your heart lies within the automotive world I don’t think you can deny that the opportunity to thrash someone else’s super cars around a race track is an attractive prospect. 419 more words