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The Best of Porsche in Video

Porsche has been a dominant force in motorsport for the past five decades, racking up wins faster than many marques rack up points. These videos capture the essence of the brand and its passion for …

1960 Tipo 61 Birdcage Maserati

Auction: 6 reasons why this old Maserati is worth £2.5m

With a glorious example of the Maserati Birdcage going under the hammer this week in London, it’s time to remind ourselves what exactly makes this half-century old Le Mans classic worth every penny of its …

1955 Jaguar D-Type

Auction: 1955 Jaguar D-Type

The upcoming London Sale to be hosted by RM Auctions is set to feature a stunning selection of retro racing hardware, and none more beautiful than this 1955 Jaguar D-Type.

Alan Greene Retro Racing Art

Trip the Light Fantastic with Alan Greene’s Psychedelic Motorsport Art

After a brief but enjoyable trip to reality we’re heading back into the abstract this week, with Alan Greene‘s stunning psychedelic retro motorsport art.

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Report & Mega Gallery: The 2013 Silverstone Classic

By Graham Dalley
This event just gets bigger and better every year! This year’s record breaking offering, a feast of racing, socialising and music was an absolute monster of an event.

Porsche 917

Porsche Goes Faster, Further.

“A lot of companies race because it’s good for the brand. Porsche races because it’s the air they breathe.” – Dan Neil

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Video: Onboard in the Ferrari “Breadvan” with pure sounds

Watch Maximilian Werner hustle the fabulous sounding Ferrari 250 GT SWB Breadvan to pole at the 2013 Oldtimer Grand Prix at the Nürburgring.

Michael Mate

The Magic Motorsport Art of Michael Mate

The magic motorsport art of Michael Mate captures the golden age of motorsport with a palpable sense of place, space, light and time.

Jaguar Lightweight E Type Roadster

For Sale: 1963 Jaguar Lightweight E-Type Roadster

Up for sale over at J. D Classics, this 1963 Jaguar Lightweight E-Type Roadster is receiving a complete restoration to 2012 FIA race specifications and will be good to go for the next Jaguar Heritage E-Type …

porsche 911 sideways

Video: 50 years of racing 911′s going sideways

50 years of 911 means 50 years of sideways action. This clip revisits some of the iconic Porsche’s memorable moments.

Ayrton Senna World Champion

Gear: The Great Helmet Designs of McLaren’s World Champion Drivers in 1:2 Scale

Although these days they tend to be redesigned, tweeted and Facebooked seemingly multiple times between each practice session, a driver’s helmet is one of their most significant brands, and the helmet designs of the golden …

Silk Cut Jaguar

The Ravishing Retro Art of Tom Havlasek

One of our favourite discoveries of the year, Tom Havalask’s art is emotive and stunning, and does great justice to the bombastic character of the golden age of motorsport.