Ascari’s Trophy, Daily Express, Silverstone,1949.

Daily Express International Trophy, Silverstone Circuit, 20 Agosto 1949.

Silverstone, 20th August 1949.

Alberto Ascari was one of the greatest racing drivers. He made English Fans dream driving his Ferrari 125 F1 and winning the first edition of International Trophy, overtaking Nino Farina‘s Maserati and Gigi Villoresi‘s Ferrari.

This is the beautiful Trophy sponsored by Daily Express. The International Trophy will became one of the most important F1 races.

In Museo Nicolis ‘ collection you can also see the prestigious Trophy won by Alberto Ascari at the Nürburgring in 1951 on a Ferrari 375 F1.

 

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