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Who is the greatest ever Moto GP rookie?

Marc Marquez is the first rookie to win the premier-class world motorcycle championship since Kenny Roberts in 1978. Both won in epic seasons, where the battle went down to the final race.

Valiant at Bathurst

AP6/VC Valiant V8: More Power to Australians

The AP6/VC Valiant V8 stepped up the game for Australian motorists, bringing with it more power (always good), an agile handling package and a stylish aesthetic that fit the era like a glove.

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Video: So what’s it like to be an 80s Formula 1 driver?

An ESPN feature shot during several races throughout the 1989 F1 season asks drivers like Senna, Piquet and Mansell casual questions mailed in by viewers. You’ll be surprised at some of the answers!

Niki Lauda 1976 Japanese GP Fuji

Photo of the day: Lauda in the wet, Fuji 1976

Niki Lauda in the pits during the 1976 Japanese Grand Prix at Fuji. One can only imagine what was running through his mind on this day.

GP2 Hillclimb

Video: Record breaking GP hillclimb is complete madness

What do you get when you match a full-tilt GP2 race car with a zero-runoff hill climb event? The kind of driving that requires old-school balls. Enjoy!

1974 Greenwood Corvette

Buy This Big Power Legend: 1974 Greenwood Corvette

John Greenwood’s white, red and blue Corvettes are the stuff of legend, and this one, up for sale at Grand Prix Classics, is one of his greats.

1971 GP Nissan Skyline GT-R KPGC10 Hakosuka

Video: The legend of Fuji Speedway – Hakosuka GTR

This thrilling doco takes us back to the days when the screaming straight-six of the Hakosuka GTR echoed through the banks of Fuji Speedway.


Record Crowds Join In as Motorclassica Gets Better and Better

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The beautiful halls of Melbourne’s Royal Exhibition Building are just that little less enrapturing today, as the last of Motorclassica 2013’s stunning collection of  historic, vintage, veteran, classic and collectable cars and motorcycles has hit the …