26th June 2014
AA recognise Derek Bell's 50 years in motorsport
The AA presented Derek with Honorary Life membership in recognition of his 50 years in motorsport, commemorated by a plaque handed over by Lord March at the Moving Motorshow on the Thursday of the 2014 Goodwood Festival of Speed in the presence of Chris Jansen, CEO of the AA, and Edmund King, the
13th June 2014
Derek drives a Porsche 962 on public roads from the Hotel de France, La Chartre-sur-le-Loir
On the Friday of the 2014 Le Mans 24 Hours weekend, Derek drove a Porsche 962 on public roads, re-enacting in part what three Porsche 917's last did in 1970 when they drove on the D304, the Route du Mans, starting from the Hotel de France in La Chartre-sur-le-Loir,  to the Le Mans 24 Hours circui
19th May 2014
Jack Brabham: 1926 - 2014
Derek, Misti, Justin and Sebastian Bell are all very sad to hear about the passing of Sir Jack, he exemplified that era of pioneers in motorsport, by creating his own cars with which to drive to victory in races and himself become Formula 1 World Champion three times, a unique achievement.
9th May 2014
4th Credit Suisse Drivers Forum
Derek participated in the Credit Suisse Drivers Forum, held this morning at the 9th Grand Prix de Monaco Historique, alongside fellow panelists, three time Monaco Grand Prix winner Sir Stirling Moss, Formula 1 driver and Le Mans winner Jochen Mass, and Le Mans winner Romain Dumas.
7th May 2014
Derek to race at Le Mans to celebrate 50 years in Motor Racing
Derek will return to compete in the Group C Historic support race which takes place ahead of the main Le Mans 24 hours race at the iconic French circuit in June.
23rd April 2014
1980 Derek Bell & Dave Preece
I’m not sure when it happened, but I appear to have become ‘an elder statesman’ among drivers. As such, I get asked to perform all manner of ceremonial roles and this April I will be Grand Marshall of the 2014 Silverstone 6 Hours.
27th March 2014
Racing improves the breed, or so the old saying goes. I must admit that it’s a notion I’ve often had trouble getting my head around. For example, I doubt that the Ford Escort 1300E ever benefited from the Blue Oval’s GT40 programme.
23rd March 2014
Derek has been named as grand marshal for the Silverstone 6 Hours World Endurance Championship round next month.
20th March 2014
Bentley announces an exciting line-up of cars today for the 2014 Goodwood Festival of Speed (26th - 29th June) and offers a unique display of the best in British luxury and performance.
3rd March 2014
If there is one thing I would change about modern-day motor sport, it would be to remove all the artifice. These days, it’s all about the show. I’ve felt this way for quite a while now, but this attitude was reinforced as the curtain descended on the Daytona 24 Hours at the end of January.

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