F1 team to test at IWM Duxford

08:58 05 April 2012

The team at the 2012 Malaysian Grand Prix

The team at the 2012 Malaysian Grand Prix

LAT Photographic

THE thrills and spills of F1 racing will come to Crow Country next month.

IWM Duxford will host the Caterham F1 team for straight-line testing on May 17 and July 12.

Under the terms of the agreement with South Cambridgeshire District Council, the team will operate a test car between 8am and 6pm on each day.

The museum will be open as usual between 10am and 6pm.

A museum spokesman said: “IWM Duxford continually develops the narrative of scientific and technological innovation told throughout the museum, particularly in AirSpace.

“Its partnership with the Caterham F1 team contributes significantly to this ethos.”

0 comments

More news stories

17:22

There will be an opportunity to recognise the love for an animal that you care for when the Heydon centre of Wood Green create a giant heart made of candles on Valentine’s Day.

12:22
Two large sheds caught fire in Bassingbourn.

Fire crews spent three hours attending when two sheds caught fire yesterday evening in Bassingbourn.

12:00
Barbara Goddard, resident, Lily Minns, resident, Angela Johnson, Development Manager and Julie Emmerson

More than £900 was donated by people living in a retirement home to a charity that helps young people at risk of sudden cardiac death.

09:27
Cat Davies from Rabbit Residence Rescue

A trustee at a rabbit rehoming centre has spoken of how ‘incredibly important’ it is to receive grants such as the £5,000 recently donated by Support Adoption For Pets.

”North

Most read stories

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Royston Crow e-edition E-edition