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Peter Brock 1987

Peter Brock – Behind the scenes (video)

This rare piece of video footage gives us an extraordinary look into the race-weekend mindset of the most loved Australian racing car driver to ever live. Peter Brock.

Shannons Legends of Motorsport

Relive Australia’s Motorsport History with Shannons Legends of Motorsport

Launching on 7mate on Saturday July 19th, 4.30pm EST, Shannons Legends of Motorsport is a new twelve-part series in which Neil Crompton is set to bring the history of Australian Motorsport to life with rare …

Falcon XP Durability Run

XP Falcon: The crazy 70,000-mile gamble that saved Ford Australia

Image thanks to the Shannons Club
With durability concerns causing sales to tank and GM-H on song and hitting hard, Ford Australia was in trouble in 1965.
So they gathered together a fleet of brand new, showroom …

2014 Goodwood Festival of Speed

2014 Goodwood Festival of Speed – The Gallery

Images by Jayson Fong, Form & Function
The Goodwood Festival of speed is a joyous celebration of all things motoring, with a healthy dose of love for the golden age of motorsport.
And Jayson Fong’s latest gallery …

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Gallery: The ultimate collection of FIRE

You guys helped us build this, now let’s all enjoy it.

Spa Summer Classic 2014

Gallery and Report: The Spectacular Spa Classic 2014

Image: Marcel Hundscheid / Speed-O-Graphica

The Roadbook Organisation, led by Alain Defalle and Vincent Collard organized the 2014 edition of the Spa Summer Classic, held over the weekend from June 27th until June 29th. Club racing …

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Twenty Fever Moments From The Festival of Speed

For pinch-yourself moments wherever you look, Goodwood’s Festival of Speed has no equal.

1962 Marcos GT Xylon

It’s Not a Shoe: 1962 Marcos GT Xylon For Sale

Image: Silverstone Auctions
This unusual machine features a chassis made out of plywood, gull wing doors and a high cockpit designed for tall drivers. It seems a bit wacky, but it was plenty competitive and was the …

The Classic Motorsport Art of Tom Havlasek

The Return of the Retro Art of Tom Havlasek

Image: Tom Havalsak
We first encountered Tom Havalsak’s ravishing retro art back in the wild old days of 2013, and we loved the way he captured the bombastic character of the golden age of motorsport. He recently …

2014 Goodwood Festival of Speed

Livestream the 2014 Goodwood Festival of Speed Here!

Image: Goodwood Festival of Speed
The 2014 Goodwood Festival of Speed is off and running! Coverage will resume at 10AM BST, and will be streaming live from Motorsport Retro. Hit the break for Friday, Saturday and Sunday’s …

1972 Ferrari 365 GTB/4 DaytonaTransformation Groupe 4

A Transformation with a History: 1972 Ferrari 365 GTB/4 Daytona Group 4

Images thanks to Artcurial
The only 365GTB/4 with period racing history in Asia, this car has a unique history and is immaculately well prepared. It’ll head to auction at Artcurial’s upcoming 2014 Le Mans Classic Sale.

Mercedes Nurburgring

Video: Racing a Mercedes 220 Fintail with David Coulthard

It’s a huge, heavy four door sedan. It’s only got 140hp and four forward gears… but it does have David Coulthard.