Journalist, author and historian Karl Ludvigsen is to deliver a lecture on the BRM 1.5 Litre Supercharged V16, hosted by Cranfield University, on 3 June, at 4.00pm.
Karl Ludvigsen has devoted a lifetime to the automotive industry as an editor, journalist, author of over four dozen books and as an executive with General Motors (Fiat and Ford). The award-winning author delves deeply into the troubled saga of the BRM V16 to bring to life the travails and triumphs of this exotic Formula 1 car, whose amazing engine was the first in history to rev above 10,000 rpm. Few cars of any kind have such an exciting reputation among enthusiasts than the first BRM, a 16-cylinder wonder machine that was a bright beacon of promise in Britain’s drab post-war years.
For more information about the event, click here: Karl Ludvigsen Lecture
TIGOSE and non-TIGOSE Members can attend the event by registering via the online link: registration
Majestic Motors Limited joins The International Guild of Specialist Engineers as a Member.
Based in Warwickshire, Majestic Motors offers classic car and bike restoration, servicing, modification and repair, as well as road safety Checks, race preparation, engine and gearbox reconditioning, welding, rust-proofing and reverse engineering.
As the young company expands, owner Ben Thompson has taken on two apprentices to train and grow professionally.
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