What
  • Accommodation
  • Meet/Eat
  • Visit
Where
author Image

Meeting a True Petrolhead Legend

8 Comments

Bonnes Routes Gite
February 27, 2020 at 10:19 am

Brilliant!! What an unforgettable weekend!

    Andrew Petrolhead
    March 1, 2020 at 10:40 am

    Quite so! Thank you.

Dblebill
March 6, 2020 at 11:21 am

What a brilliant experience.

I attended a evening talk the great man gave when he came to Brooklands a few years ago which was fantastic and where I felt he was a warm kind hearted man who gave his time freely.

Good for you in meeting one of your hero’s and even better that he didn’t disappoint, thanks for sharing.

Andrew Petrolhead
March 6, 2020 at 2:59 pm

Thanks Dblebill, Glad he gave you the same impression too. Good of you to comment. Cheers, A.

kelvin collins
April 13, 2020 at 8:36 am

Good post Andrew, and a great visit by the sound of it. Rather timely, although a bit close for comfort. KC.

    Andrew Petrolhead
    April 13, 2020 at 10:07 pm

    Indeed so! Thanks KC.

Commanderrostom
May 22, 2020 at 12:10 pm

You lucky luck man! I watched him ( and listened….. unforgettable sound) to him on Bray and on the mountain in TTs.. Tough choice between him and Mike the Bike tho! Tom

    Andrew Petrolhead
    May 22, 2020 at 3:48 pm

    Thanks Commanderrostom. Yes indeed, still think it was a dream.

    We asked Ago about Mike Hailwood. He called him a true gentleman.

    Of course, they were briefly teammates at MV Agusta. As you may know already, there are some fabulous pictures of both of them together in Ago’s pictorial biography.

Leave a Comment