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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, …

Peugeot 404: Legend of the East African Safari

Peugeot 404: Legend of the East African Safari

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At a time when the mythical motorsport machines which tackled epic world-class races like the East African Safari weren’t too far removed from the cars which you could walk into a showroom …

Australia's fastest VW Fastback

Australia’s fastest VW Fastback: Thommo’s ground-breaking V8 Sports Sedan

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The story of a Type III Volkswagen which took it to the fastest sports sedans in Australia and fought its way to the very top.

The Isuzu Bellett at Warwick Farm Raceway

Isuzu Bellett: The club car that helped ‘Bondy’ become a superstar

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The Isuzu Bellett, in particular the 1.6-litre GT Coupe, is a pretty little car with looks that belie its impressive performance credentials. And in the early to mid ‘60s, it helped …

Ford Customline

Ford Customline 1955-59: In its prime before prime-time

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Sold in Australia from 1952 to 1959, and cleverly adapted by Ford Australia for the local market, Ford’s Customline came out strong with a class-leading V8, luxurious interior, great price and good looks. …

Motor Sport Retro

Austin 1800: The Land Crab in a Sea of Barges

Given its name by an Australian journalist after watching them corner sideways in rally racing, the Austin 1800, or Land Crab as it’s colloquially known, was plugged as the ‘Car of the Century’, and very …