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Peugeot 404: Legend of the East African Safari

Peugeot 404: Legend of the East African Safari

Image www.maskinisten.net, via the Shannons Club
At a time when the mythical motorsport machines which tackled epic world-class races like the East African Safari weren’t too far removed from the cars which you could walk into a showroom …

1984 Peugeot 205 Turbo 16 Evolution

For Sale: 1984 Peugeot 205 Turbo 16 Evolution 1 Group B

Images: Artcurial
We’ve been enjoying Turbo Week here at Motorsport Retro, so we had to stop in and enjoy the home of the most exciting machines that turbos have blown along – Group B rally cars.
This …

Renault F1 models

eBay find of the day: Renault’s greatest F1 hits in 1:43 scale

This awesome boxed collection of Renault F1 classics is available, right now.

KRB Audi Quattro Time Attack

Retro cars invade the newest of motorsports

Retro cars invade the newest of motorsports, and why they’re closer to the golden racing days of old than you might think.

1989 Le Mans Porsche Racing Fire

Video: The Ultimate Tribute to Group C

Perhaps even more thrilling than the years of turbocharged Formula 1 were the Group C racers of the same era. Manufacturers were given a huge amount of autonomy following a brief which resulted in a …

Renault F1 - Piquet crash

Crashgate on video – The scandal that rocked F1

The 2008 Singapore GP played witness to one of the most controversial ‘accidents’ in Formula 1 history.

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F1 racer Adrian Sutil powers up Goodwood hill in 1200HP Porsche 917/30

F1 ace Adrian Sutil takes on the beastly Porsche 917/30 at the Goodwood Festival of Speed.

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Memories of riding shot gun with Ari Vatanen up Pikes Peak

8m13.876s: That’s the length of time it took Sebastien Loeb to cover 12.42 miles (and 156 corners) of smooth Colorado asphalt to shatter the Pikes Peak hillclimb record last Sunday. He took just over a …

Pike Peak

Photo Gallery: Pikes Peak 2013

It’s America’s own Nurburgring Nordschleiffe. Awesome views, run off areas made of fresh air, huge elevation, thinning air at the top, 156 turns and about twelve and a half miles against the clock. It’s one …

Matra F1 MS 120 V12

For Sale: Matra F1 MS 120 V12

It’s worth it to be able to hop into the featherweight, 485 horsepower monster, light it up and play the glorious 11,000 RPM symphony that is its Matra V12.