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Retro livery madness – Nissan’s 2014 Bathurst designs

In 1984 the turbocharged Bluebird on the right took pole position at Bathurst. 30 years later Nissan are set to pay homage to that feat with a striking retro livery.

Bjorn Waldegard - Rally 1000 Lakes 1985 - B.Waldegård _ H.Thorszelius

Bjorn Waldegard – 1943-2014 – Celebrating a life

He was the first ever World Rally Champion. Today we celebrate the life and amazing rally career of Bjorn Waldegard through photographs.

Capelli 1990 France

Motorsport Retro Trivia Time!

Image: The Cahier Archive
We already know that our community is the most knowledgeable (and good looking) classic motorsport community in the world, so this quiz is just a fun way to test your historic motorsport …

Mini Cooper S

Mini Cooper S – The joys of classic cars – Video

Television celebrity chef James Martin describes what it is he loves most about his Mini Cooper S, and in the process sums up the joys of classic car ownership brilliantly.

Nissan GTP ZX-Turbo

Nissan GTP ZX-Turbo – Classic 1980s TV ad

Impossibly perfect 1980s period television commercial demonstrates the prowess of the incredible Electramotive Nissan GTP ZX-Turbo.

Benetton B190

Benetton B190 1990 – Nelson Piquet – Gallery

An exclusive photo shoot takes us up close and personal with the vibrant colours of Nelson Piquet’s old 1990 Benetton B190.

Senna Replica Race Suit

Senna Style: Ayrton Senna Replica Suit

Image: OMP
Although he raced for Toleman, Lotus and Williams and wore each of their colours with pride, the most enduring image that comes to mind when I think of Ayrton Senna is of him in …

Motorsport Retro Premium

Introducing Motorsport Retro Premium

Rich Fowler (enthusiast, founder and editor of Motorsport Retro) explains Motorsport Retro Premium.
In 2008 I started Motorsport Retro as a hobby because I couldn’t find one place showcasing all the bits I loved most about …