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Best of the Cahier Archive: Sideways action

In modern day Formula 1 a recurring criticism is how rare it is to see the cars move around, and how difficult it is to gauge how hard the drivers are working. No one doubts the pilots …

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Video: First Daytona 500 – 1959

While 2012 might be aiming for a Monday start to the classic race for the first time in it’s history, lets look back at the very first Daytona 500 run in 1959. 

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Interview: Bryan Herta

Bryan Herta is an Indy 500 winning team owner, with a landmark win with Dan Wheldon in 2011. He won four races of his own as a driver, was a Formula Ford and Barber Saab …

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Video: Mario Andretti crashes at Toronto 1989

They say racing drivers are like cats, they have nine lives. Certainly when you crash into the back of a stationary car like Mario Andretti does in this clip, you know the outcome could have …

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10 of the best from Autopics: Nissan touring cars

With Nissan confirmed to be competing in the Australian V8 Supercar Championship in 2013, we thought we’d take a look back at their history in Australia with these images from Autopics.com.au

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IROC: Where racing worlds collided

Martin Brundle versus Dale Earnhardt Sr. Yes, it happened, and ‘Billy Bob’ Brundle came very close to upsetting the apple cart!
Martin Brundle packed a lot into his career, and was lucky/unlucky enough to have been …

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Groovy Gear: Historica Classic Race Wear

One of the joys of historic motorsport is really getting in to the theme of it all by going a bit retro and rekindling the warm, friendly atmosphere of the golden eras of motorsport. It’s …

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For Sale: 1980 Ligier JS11/15

With drivers like Jacques Laffite, Patrick Depailler and Jacky Ickx behind the wheel, Ligier’s JS11 was a competitive force in the 1979 Formula One season.

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Photo Gallery: The Most Beautiful Formula One Cars

1991 Jordan 191 driven by Andrea de Cesaris at Monaco
We’d like to take your mind off the naff noses of the recently unveiled 2012 Formula One cars, so we asked around the office and, with the …

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Video: Brundle Drives the 1986 Lotus 98T

“Senna driving it and putting it on pole all the time. The whole package came as a successful, fantastic looking package out of the ‘80s where, maybe it was the most spectacular time ever in …

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Video: Fangio and Brabham Race at Sandown

“I will not demonstrate it, I will race it.”

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Longford Revival Festival back bigger and better in 2012

The Longford Revival Festival will be back on March 24 and 25, and organisers are promising an even bigger and better event than when it made its highly successful appearance on the calendar last year.