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1962 Marcos GT Xylon

It’s Not a Shoe: 1962 Marcos GT Xylon For Sale

Image: Silverstone Auctions
This unusual machine features a chassis made out of plywood, gull wing doors and a high cockpit designed for tall drivers. It seems a bit wacky, but it was plenty competitive and was the …

The Classic Motorsport Art of Tom Havlasek

The Return of the Retro Art of Tom Havlasek

Image: Tom Havalsak
We first encountered Tom Havalsak’s ravishing retro art back in the wild old days of 2013, and we loved the way he captured the bombastic character of the golden age of motorsport. He recently …

Rush Movie Props

RUSH movie props and memorabilia up for auction

Image: the Prop Store
From miscellaneous documents and props which you may never even notice, to Niki Lauda’s prop replica 312T Ferrari, the Prop Store’s Rush Props and Costumes Auction is set to offer an impressive …

1966 AC Shelby 427 Cobra

A Classic Competition Cobra: 1966 AC Shelby 427 Cobra For Sale

Image: Fantasy Junction
This gorgeous ’66 427 Cobra has been stomping historic races for the past quarter century with its owner of 35 years, and is now up for sale at Fantasy Junction, ready to head to a …

Arrows A3

For sale: Arrows A3 Formula 1 Car (1980)

Image: RMD
Riccardo Patrese’s ride for the 1980 and 1981 Formula 1 seasons and responsible for Arrows’ best ever race results, this A3, chassis #3, is up for sale at RMD.

dan gurney eagle

Learning to Soar with Dan Gurney

 
Talk Spa, Nurburgring and racing with all four wheels off the ground with Dan Gurney in episode 2 of Dan Gurney: All American Racer.

1983 Tyrrell 011

For sale: Ex Alboreto Tyrrell 011 (1983)

Images: Hall & Hall
Purchased directly from Tyrrell, this car, chassis 06, was driven by Michele Alboreto to his first Formula 1 Grand Prix win, and is now up for sale at Hall & Hall.

Beast: The Top Secret Ilmor-Penske Engine that Shocked the Racing World at the Indy 500

Beast: The true story behind the creation of a legendary race engine

Image: Octane Press
In an era when race regulations left a little more room for a creative mind to do something completely different, Penske Racing, Ilmor and Mercedes-Benz found a way to build a one-of-a-kind beast …

Rondeau M382 Group C

A Classic to Rendezvous With: Rondeau M382 Group C For Sale

Image: Legends Automotive
This Group C classic from Jean Rondeau, the only man to ever win the 24 Hours of Le Mans in a car of his own name and design, is up for sale at …

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 …

1971 Lola T260 Can-Am Spyder

RM Auctions: 1971 Lola T260 Can-Am Spyder

Built as Jackie Stewart’s backup car for 1971, and raced successfully in Can-Am in ’72, ’73 and ’74, this Can-Am monster has the racing history to back up that towering stack, and is heading to …

1966 Brabham-Repco BT20 Formula One

RM Auctions Monaco Highlight: 1966 Brabham-Repco BT20 Formula 1

Aside from being undeniably beautiful, the BT20 is famous for winning titles and breaking records with both Denny Hulme and Jack Brabham behind the wheel. This one could be yours…