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Holden HD/HR Bathurst Debut

HD/HR Holden X2: The General’s mysterious 1960s ‘muscle’ car

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“The worst Holden I’ve ever driven.” – Bob Watson
With skinny track dimensions, a short wheelbase, big and heavy body, forward-mounted motor, drum brakes and narrow wheels, Holden’s HD/HR Holden X2s did not …

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 …

1966 Ferrari Dino 206 S Spider

RM Auctions Monaco Highlight: 1966 Ferrari Dino 206 S Spider

This gorgeous 1966 Ferrari Dino 206 S Spider, one of just eighteen built, has close to five decades of successful racing heritage under its belt, including a hugely-successful period career, and is heading to public …

Dick Johnson Tru-Blu

XD Falcon: Ford’s accidental racing hero

To be true blue is one of the greatest honours an Australian can hope for, and its one which Dick Johnson and his ‘Tru-Blu’ XD Falcon truly earned. It’s also one which nearly didn’t …

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…

Sydney Retro Speedfest

Get Pumped for the Inaugural Sydney Retro Speedfest

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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 …

Holden LC Torana GTR

Holden LC Torana GTR: Born to Fly!

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Holden’s LC Torana GTR XU-1 may be the local hero, but don’t count out its gentler little brother, the LC Torana GTR, which had plenty of competition chops of its own.

Triumph 2000/2.5PI

Triumph 2000/2.5PI: From Mount Panorama to Mexico City

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As at home tackling the gruelling London-Mexico World Cup Rally as it was braving the bumps and bends of Bathurst, Triumph’s 2000/2.5PI sedan was an endurance racing rocket.

Bolwell Nagari

Bolwell Nagari: The ultimate all-Australian ProdSports racer

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Less than 120 Bolwell Nagaris came out of Bolwell in Melbourne, but their light weight, big power and affordable price saw them conquering production sports car racing all over Australia in the …

Mitsubishi Starion: The Series Production stars and Group A cars

Mitsubishi Starion: The Series Production stars and Group A cars

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“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 …

UFOA Parking Pad

Sponsored: Display Your Pride and Joy with a Perfect Parking Place

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Beautiful, powerful and graceful as they are, racing, classic and sports cars are not your usual clean, simple machines. They are prone to dropping oil, or various other fluids, making a racket, …