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Alfa Bringing the Fire and Sparks

Why ‘Class 1′ DTM was too good to be true

Image: DTM.de
In 1995 and 1996 the DTM and ITC had it all: great racing, hi-tech cars, superstar drivers and three willing manufacturers hell-bent on making it the best racing series in the world. These were …

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 …

Rudolf Caracciola 1938 Swiss GP Mercedes W154

eBay find of the day: Signed Rudolf Caracciola photo

A very special signed photograph has been placed for auction on eBay. It demonstrates Rudolf Caracciola doing what he did best, and that was steering big, silver Mercedes Benzes to victory in the wet.

Motorclassica 2013

Motoring Marques Celebrate Past, Present and Future at 2013 RACV Motorclassica

RACV Motorclassica will add to its celebrations of unique, collectible and significant cars and bikes in 2013, when it’s joined by motoring icons Mercedes-Benz, Jaguar, Morgan and Caterham to showcase brand-new 2014 models.

Schumacher on the Nordschleife

Paying Tribute to The Green Hell

Image © Daimler/Hoch Zwei
When I think of the German Grand Prix, I think Nordschleife.

moss and hamilton

Video: Lewis and Stirling compare Formula 1 eras

Lewis Hamilton and Stirling Moss catch up at Silverstone to discuss the differences in their Mercedes-Benz Formula 1 machinery.

Fangio's Mercedes W196

Fangio’s Mercedes-Benz W196 Up For Auction

The Mercedes-Benz W196 which Fangio drove on the way to the second of his five Formula 1 World Drivers’ Championships is heading to auction at Bonhams’ sale at the Goodwood Festival of Speed on Friday the 12th …

BENZ Retromobile

Video: Salon Retromobile 2013

Held in Paris in early February each year, Salon Retromobile is one of the world’s great classic car shows.

Hans Stuck

Video Documentary: Racing the Silver Arrows

Born out of the golden era of motor racing, and a turbulent period in world history, the Silver Arrows were technologically-advanced, innovative and dominant.

Mercedes Benz 220SE Fintail In Competition

Mercedes Benz 220SE Fintail In Competition

Three-car 220SE works team at the 1963 Acropolis Rally, which it dominated in the early 1960s. Image: Mercedes-Benz Classic
In this edition of our series of stories from the Shannons Club, we take a look at a …

DTM 1994

Video: Tiff Drives a DTM Mercedes C Class

The 1994 DTM season was wrapped up handily by Klaus Ludwig, driving a Mercedes’ C-Class V6. In this clip Tiff Needell takes the championship winning machine for a run.

Alistair Brookman's Racing Car Models

The Magic Racing Car Models of Alistair Brookman

“My name is Alistair Brookman and I make 1:12 scale fully hand-built model Grand Prix Ferraris.”
From the humblest beginnings can come the most extraordinary things.