Le Mans Classic 2014

The Team once again assembled in France for the 2014 Le mans Classic, the Second time with the 1932 Citroen C4 and the Graysin Racing drivers. The car had been fully rebuilt since the 2012 event this time with the engine built in house by Midland Classic Restorations, with some modifications to improve reliability. Other than an issue with the high ethanol fuel melting a modern fuel filter ( an issue that hit many competitors) The car ran perfectly with the lap times significantly lower than the first outing, even with the weather being very...

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Deep Sanderson

Here we have in the workshop a very well known if a little quirky 1960’s Le Mans Race car. A Deep Sanderson. This small mid engined Car was built in low volumes in the 1960’s and this car was the Factory race car that competed at Le Mans several times.   With its Mid mounted A-series engine and light chassis the car was clocked at a remarkable 150mph+ on the straight at Le Mans in 1964. The car is now looked after by another local race team and was at Midland Classic Restorations for some modifications to the roll cage for the new...

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