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2014 Le Mans Classic

The 2014 Le Mans Classic Mega Gallery

Images: Jayson Fong, Form & Function
Every second year, once the latest-and-greatest from the likes of Audi, Toyota and, this year, Porsche, are packed away, Circuit de la Sarthe kicks into top gear for something truly special – …

1971 Renault Alpine A110 Gpe IV Compétition Client

Auction: 1971 Renault Alpine A110 Group IV

This original low-mileage Renault Alpine A110 Group IV is as quick as it is gorgeous, and you’ll be able to pick it up at Artcurial’s upcoming Le Mans Classic sale.

Renault 12 Gordini

Renault 12 Gordini: Front paws in need of lion claws

Image: The Shannons Club
Renault’s mighty R8 Gordini powered through the 1970 Australian Rally season to take the championship, giving Renault a huge boost in sales and branding.
So they brought their R12 Gordini back in 1972, …

1982 Renault RE30B Formula One

RM Auctions Monaco Highlight: 1982 Renault RE30B Formula One

René Arnoux’ ride for eight races of the 1982 Formula 1 season, this mighty turbo Formula 1 car is an awesome example of one of Formula 1′s most spectacular chapters, and with racing history to …

Matra MS630

A Matra Made in Heaven: MS630 For Sale

This stunning ‘one-off’ race car was built to add to just four Matra MS630s built, using original drawings from Matra designers with authorisation from Matra itself, and is now the only Matra MS630 in existence …

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.