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2014 24 Hours of Le Mans Racing Action-113

Le Mans 2014 – The Racing

   
Image: Jayson Fong, Form & Function
For a small period each year, the quiet streets of Le Mans are transformed into a motorsport nirvana, to which thousands of fans flock to witness one of motorsport’s greatest spectacles.
This …

Knowing your Nissans

How Well Do You Know Your Nissan Heritage Engine Notes?

From the magnificent bark of the Mazda 767B to the cavernous burble of a Ford GT40, distinctive engine notes have excited and comforted motorsport fans throughout the decades. We like to think we have a …

Classic Motorsport Art of Arthur Schening

Keeping It Clean (And Classy): The Classic Motorsport Art of Arthur Schening

Images: Arthur Schening
Drawing inspiration from the racing cars of the 1950s, ‘60s and ‘70s, Arthur Schening’s motorsport art is stunning, classy, and well worth your time.

Nissan R90CK

A Historic Racing Warrior: Nissan R90CK For Sale

Image: RMD
Fully race ready and presented with a huge collection of spares, this Nissan R90CK is one of the last greats of Group C racing and a workhorse historic racer which can take it to the Sauber …

Mazda 767B at Spa

Video: Full Noise in a Mazda 767B Around Spa

Strap in, brace yourself and hold on to anything you can as we wind up for an on-the-limit lap of Spa Franchorchamps in the utterly glorious Mazda 767B.

Sydney Retro Speedfest

Get Pumped for the Inaugural Sydney Retro Speedfest

Image: Sydney Retro Speedfest
Sydney is about to add a new feather to its historic racing cap, with the launch of Sydney Retro Speedfest – a brand new historic racing event for 2014.
The inaugural Sydney Retro Speedfest …

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Completely sideways with Neal Bates in a Toyota Celica RA40

Motorsport Retro rides on board with captain sideways, Neal Bates in his supremely fast Toyota Celica RA40 classic rally car.

Mitsubishi Starion: The Series Production stars and Group A cars

Mitsubishi Starion: The Series Production stars and Group A cars

Image: The Shannons Club

“Mitsubishi brought out some brilliant engines for their world rally program. It’s frustrating to look back on it because a Starion with one of those (Lancer) Evo-type engines as a touring car …

Ayrton Senna 1992 Honda NSX

Buy Ayrton Senna’s 1992 Honda NSX

It’s not a race car, but this Honda NSX has all the pedigree we need for it to be a very exciting machine. Heading to auction at Silverstone Auctions’ upcoming Race Retro & Classic Car …

BRE Datsun 510

Nissan References Classic Racers With Super Modern IDx

Image: Nissan
We’re big fans of the Datsun 510, or Datsun 1600, here at Motorsport Retro. Back in the golden age of motoring they offered great performance at a good price, with oodles of potential for …

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Sublime: Toyota’s Supra

With an illustrious motorsport career that spanned everything from drifting to sportscar racing; drag racing to rally, Toyota’s Supra is a legendary race car from a younger generation of classics. And no Supra is more …

Mazda RX3

Mazda RX-3: The giant-killing rotary that put the R in Respect for ‘Rice Burners’

Image: www.autopics.com.au
When a trio of Mazda R100 coupes arrived at Mount Panorama in 1969, for the Hardie-Ferodo 500, they brought with them an entirely new kind of music than that which had played around The …