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Prizes to be won in Support of the Henry Surtees Foundation 08/01/2014

Tuesday 11th Feb
Wednesday 12th Feb

Ace Cafe London's regular monthly Classic Car Night, held 6pm - 11pm close on the 2nd Tuesday of each month with the magazine Classic Cars, next falls on Tuesday 11th February and as this date is also the 80th birthday of John Surtees OBE, the cafe will be marking the occasion by teaming up with the charity founded by John in memory of his late son, Henry Surtees 1991 - 2009, for all Classic Car Nights at the Ace through 2014.
The charity, assists people with accidental injuries and helps young people to develop their capabilities.
Starting at age 15 in 1949, racing motorcycles and winning Grand Prix's and World Championships, in 1960 John switched to racing cars, his debut Formula 1 race being with Lotus. This year, 2014, is the 50th anniversary of his winning his first F1 World Championship in 1964.
In 2013, the Royal Automobile Club awarded John the prestigious and historic Segrave Trophy, the citation on which reads "For his outstanding career in two and four wheels motorsport, including seven motorcycle World Championship titles, culminating in the unique achievement of being the only man to win a motorcycle World Championship and the Formula One World Championship".
On Tuesday 11th February everyone who puts a donation in the charity collecting tins on the counter at the cafe will receive a raffle ticket with draw being held at 10pm to win an Ace goodie pack and a subscription to Classic Cars magazine.
Similarly, on Wednesday 12th February, British Bike Night, from 6pm with draw at 10pm and Ace goodie pack and a subscription to Classic Bike magazine are up for grabs as prizes!