As random gifts go, this has got to be up there. But it is the life of the founder of the Festival of Speed that on any given day you might take delivery of a crate with an unsolicited All American Racing-prepared Harley inside, courtesy of one motorsport hero, Dan Gurney.
FEB 24th 2017
Video: Lord March's Christmas present – a Harley modded by Dan Gurney
Gurney is a veritable motorsport institution. Revered as one of the most versatile and successful drivers to have taken to the track, having in his years regularly lead the pack from Formula 1 to NASCAR, and not to mention that he is one of the greatest minds to jockey a team. So what must it be like to receive a Gurney-prepared beast as a personal gift? The boss himself takes it all in and gets to grips with his new acquisition in the video above, taking it for a run up the Hill and letting all of Sussex know about it. Like we, Lord March, or indeed Dan, would have it any other way…
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