Mustang from Gone in 60 Seconds and Bentley drag racer set for Stonham Barns event

The 66 Mustang GT from Martin Smith's collection that will be at Low Collective in Stonham Barns. Pi

The 66 Mustang GT from Martin Smith's collection that will be at Low Collective in Stonham Barns. Picture: MARTIN SMITH - Credit: Archant

Ipswich’s Team Extreme Racing will be exhibiting some unique cars at the Stonham Barns Low Collective car show this weekend – including a star of cinema.

The 69 Camaro from Martin Smith's collection that will be at Low Collective in Stonham Barns. Pictur

The 69 Camaro from Martin Smith's collection that will be at Low Collective in Stonham Barns. Picture: MARTIN SMITH - Credit: Archant

More than 1,000 cars will be gathered at Stonham Barns for the event, with some cars from Martin Smith’s collection at the event at the CandySkull Detailing stand.

The 1959 Impala from Martin Smith's collection that will be at Low Collective in Stonham Barns. Pict

The 1959 Impala from Martin Smith's collection that will be at Low Collective in Stonham Barns. Picture: MARTIN SMITH - Credit: Archant

Among the cars will be a street-legal Bentley which can reach 0-60mph in less than a second and a 1967 Ford Mustang used as the prized ‘Eleanor’ car in the finale of Nicolas Cage thriller Gone in 60 Seconds.

The Mustang used in Gone in 60 Seconds from Martin Smith's collection that will be at Low Collective

The Mustang used in Gone in 60 Seconds from Martin Smith's collection that will be at Low Collective in Stonham Barns. Picture: MARTIN SMITH - Credit: Archant

Martin Smith, a drag racer himself whose collection spans more than 20 cars, said: “It’s something I have been passionate about, and we have been adding two or three cars a year.

The 1968 Charger from Martin Smith's collection that will be at Low Collective in Stonham Barns. Pic

The 1968 Charger from Martin Smith's collection that will be at Low Collective in Stonham Barns. Picture: MARTIN SMITH - Credit: Archant

“The Bentley hasn’t been there before, and the great thing about it is that it is fully street legal”.

The Bentley takes off at Santa Pod: Picture: MATT WOODS PHOTOGRAPHY/TEAM EXTREME RACING

The Bentley takes off at Santa Pod: Picture: MATT WOODS PHOTOGRAPHY/TEAM EXTREME RACING - Credit: Archant


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Low Collective will be at Stonham Barns on Sunday from 10am-5pm.

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