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Saab 9-3 Viggen Pikes Peak

Video: Ripping Up Pikes Peak in a Monster Saab

In 2000, the open class of the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb was won with a record time set by a Swedish man driving a Saab.

1966 24 Hours of Le Mans GT40

Weekend Docco: This Time Tomorrow – the 1966 24 Hours of Le Mans

Dan Gurney driving a Ford GT40 Mk. IV in the 1967 24 Hours of Le Mans. Image: TheCahierArchive©
Put your feet up and head back to 1966 with This Time Tomorrow, a documentary recounting Ford’s historic performance in the …

2017 Festival of Speed Jaguar XJR-12D

Seven Legends Climb the Hill at the 2017 Goodwood Festival of Speed

The 2017 Festival of Speed made for a glorious long weekend of motorsport this past weekend, running from Thursday the 29th of June through to Sunday the 2nd of July.
As always, the event encouraged owners to …

Stream the 2017 Goodwood Festival of Speed LIVE Right Here!

Image by Jayson Fong, Form & Function
The 2017 Goodwood Festival of Speed has kicked off for another year, and we’re hosting a live stream of the event all weekend long here on Motorsport Retro.

Toyota TS020 GT One

A Lap at Le Mans in Toyota’s Other Record Breaker

So, Kamui Kobayashi just went out and smashed the all-time lap record at Circuit de la Sarthe during second qualifying for the 2017 24 Hours of Le Mans. His 3:14.791 lap was more than two full …

Cobra 289

Video: Sliding a Shelby Cobra 289 around Spa-Francorchamps in the Rain

Christophe Van Riet spends this entire lap very sideways and reeling people in as he navigates an especially slippery Spa-Francorchamps in a 1965 Shelby Cobra 289 at the 2017 Spa Classic.

Alain Prost 1983 French Grand Prix

Driving a Renault RE40 with Allan McNish and Romain Grosjean

Alain Prost in the Renault RE40 on his way to pole position, fastest lap and the race win of the 1983 French Grand Prix. Image thanks to the Cahier Archive
Allan McNish and Romain Grosjean enjoy a good day …

1934 Renault Nervasport Land Speed Record Car

Renault’s 1934 Nervasport Land Speed Record Car

Back in 2014, Renault began a project to resurrect the 1934 Renault Nervasport Land Speed Record Car. They completed it in 2016, and it’s magnificent.