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Legendary Ex-A.J. Foyt Lotus Type 34 Heads to Auction

July 17, 2017

1964 Lotus Type 34

Images via Bonhams

This magnificent Lotus Type 34 has a string of names a mile long attached to it, set an Indy 500 record and is one of just two remaining. It’s heading to auction at Bonhams’ Quail Lodge auction on the 18th of August.

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Saab 9-3 Viggen Pikes Peak

Video: Ripping Up Pikes Peak in a Monster Saab

In 2000, the open class of the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb was won with a record time set by a Swedish man driving a Saab.

Widescreen gallery: Roadbook Celebrates the 8th edition of the Spa Summer Classic

by Marcel Hundscheid/Speed-O-Graphica.com
The Spa Summer Classic has seen a vast growth in popularity with both drivers and spectators over the years. For this year’s edition over 600 historic cars found their way to Spa-Francorchamps, featuring …

1966 24 Hours of Le Mans GT40

Weekend Docco: This Time Tomorrow – the 1966 24 Hours of Le Mans

Dan Gurney driving a Ford GT40 Mk. IV in the 1967 24 Hours of Le Mans. Image: TheCahierArchive©
Put your feet up and head back to 1966 with This Time Tomorrow, a documentary recounting Ford’s historic performance in the …

2017 Festival of Speed Jaguar XJR-12D

Seven Legends Climb the Hill at the 2017 Goodwood Festival of Speed

The 2017 Festival of Speed made for a glorious long weekend of motorsport this past weekend, running from Thursday the 29th of June through to Sunday the 2nd of July.
As always, the event encouraged owners to …

Stream the 2017 Goodwood Festival of Speed LIVE Right Here!

Image by Jayson Fong, Form & Function
The 2017 Goodwood Festival of Speed has kicked off for another year, and we’re hosting a live stream of the event all weekend long here on Motorsport Retro.

Widescreen gallery – Nürburgring Classic: Eifel-racetrack celebrates 90th birthday

by Marcel Hundscheid/Speed-O-Graphica.com
Düsseldorfer Automobil- und Motorsport Club 05 (DAMC05) held the inaugural edition of the Nürburgring Classic at the Nürburgring over the 16th to the 18th of June. The event brought a magnificent collection of historic motor machines …

1965 McLaren M1B

1965 McLaren M1B Group 7 Can-Am Heads to Auction

Images via Bonhams
This mighty 1965 McLaren M1B Group 7 Can-Am car has extensive period Can-Am history, has been restored to immaculate condition and is in tip top competition shape. It will head to auction at …

Toyota TS020 GT One

A Lap at Le Mans in Toyota’s Other Record Breaker

So, Kamui Kobayashi just went out and smashed the all-time lap record at Circuit de la Sarthe during second qualifying for the 2017 24 Hours of Le Mans. His 3:14.791 lap was more than two full …