Grafty Green grasstrack

For some years, the Kent Kracker has been a premier event for its organising club, the Maidstone Aces MCC, and this year’s Kracker took place at Grafty Green, appropriately situated in the heart of the Kent countryside.

While the events for modern machinery offered entertainment enough, the club endeavoured to fill out the entry with a vintage event.

Back in the day, it would have been a straight-through pipe! Race winner Chris Mackett on his muted, but track-legal, 350cc JAP.

Once more, the sound of JAPs and even a lone BSA offered a symphony of nostalgia for many of the older fans present.


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