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James Hunt

Gallery: Eight reasons we wish we were James Hunt

Even more comfortable in the presence of beautiful women than he was behind the wheel of a McLaren, James Hunt embodied the playboy sporting legend like few others ever will. It’s rumored that he became …

Scheckter and Warr Holland 1978

Photo of the day: Jody Scheckter and Peter Warr

Peter Warr giving Jody Scheckter a few quick points of direction during the Dutch Grand Prix of 1978. Scheckter didn’t place well in the GP, however his luck was on the cusp of changing – …

Rindt - 1969

Rindt to Chapman: “I can only drive a car in which I have some confidence”

The eerie scan below is a letter written by Jochen Rindt in 1969, the first year in which he drove for Team Lotus. At the time of writing Rindt was still recovering from his terrible …

The Ultimate Rider

The Ultimate Rider Returns This October

Aussie Moto GP great Daryl Beattie and his team are returning to Australian airwaves this October, with a new series of The Ultimate Rider set to air on Digital Channel One.

Fangio - 1957 - France

Photo of the day: Fangio in France, 1957

Juan Manuel Fangio on his way to winning the 1957 French GP by close to a full minute. Fangio won four GPs in ’57 and took the overall points championship victory for the year.
Image: The …

Sterling Moss - Monza 1956

Video: Monza 1956 Highlights

Always a spectacle, the Monza Grand Prix has played host to some incredible racing over the years. Today, we take a video tour of one of our favourites – the 1956 Italian GP.

Christian Fittipaldi

Top 10 most memorable Monza moments caught on film

With the Formula 1 World Championship making its way to Circuit of Monza this weekend, it’s time to reflect on ten of the wildest moments the Italian venue has witnessed. Shocking, jaw-dropping, inspiring, terrifying, and …

McLaren Champions

50 Years of McLaren – Tale of seven champions

McLaren are celebrating their 50th birthday this week, making it a great time to take stock of the seven McLaren drivers who have held onto victory at the end of a Formula 1 World Championship …

Villeneuve 1978

Video: Legends of F1 – Gilles Villeneuve

Image: The Cahier Archive
“He was like Clark Kent, you know, in the phone box. Put him in a Formula 1 car and he had a competitiveness beyond anything I’ve ever seen.” - Nigel Roebuck

emmo tooned

Video: Tooned 50 – Emerson Fittipaldi story

Now well into its second season, McLaren have begun using their highly successful online series “Tooned” to showcase the long and colourful history of the brands involvement in motor sport. The latest episode just landed, …

Sandy's Can Racers

Cheers! Sandy’s Can Cars are Unbe(er)lievable

It’s Saturday night. You’re surrounded by mates, good barbeque and beers. Great ideas flow like the golden liquid that’s rapidly making its way to your head.
And then all too suddenly, it’s Sunday morning and you’re …

Silk Cut Jaguar

The Ravishing Retro Art of Tom Havlasek

One of our favourite discoveries of the year, Tom Havalask’s art is emotive and stunning, and does great justice to the bombastic character of the golden age of motorsport.