Marcos enthusiasts gather for founder Jem

David Barlow and his 3.9 Ltr Marcos Mantara.

David Barlow and his 3.9 Ltr Marcos Mantara. - Credit: Archant

SPORTS car enthusiasts gathered in Clevedon on Sunday to celebrate the birthday of the founder of Marcos Cars.

Andy Roberts and his 1980 Mini Marcos.

Andy Roberts and his 1980 Mini Marcos. - Credit: Archant

From 1959 to 2002 Jem Marsh and his team designed and produced the cars which are now treasured by many fans and owners around the world.

Marcos Cars owners club and enthusiasts with their cars and special guest Marcos founder Jem Marsh,

Marcos Cars owners club and enthusiasts with their cars and special guest Marcos founder Jem Marsh, who is celebrating 83rd birthday. - Credit: Archant

Driven by racing legends including Sir Jackie Stewart, as well as Jem himself, the cars won hundreds of trophies and even completed the world famous Le Mans 24-hour race.

Jane Neve with her 3 Ltr Coupe.

Jane Neve with her 3 Ltr Coupe. - Credit: Archant

Jem, who now lives in Clevedon, celebrated his 83rd birthday this week and joined some car owners who gathered at the Salthouse Fields on Sunday.


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