Set up day on the Thursday was wet miserable and windy. Friday morning began differently, not a single cloud in the sky, the heat had dried the circuit ready for the days free practice sessions and qualifying in the afternoon.
Ian Simmonds Tyrrell 012, was first out for the practice session, all went well and Ian progressively went quicker.
The two Formula Twos where out next:
- Steve Allen in his March 782
- Phil Hall in his March 752
Again both drivers progressivel
Both Phil Hall and Steve Allen are becoming regular stars in various motorsport magazines.
This months addition of Historic Racing (August), Phil and Steve are pictured on the front of the magazine at Brands Hatch in their Historic Formula Two Cars, the second page advertises HSCC, where both Steve and Phils March's are shown as the header page on the HSCC Facebook page. Further into the magazine, features an article on Phil Hall's Theodore, titles: 'Hall and Theodore star