Wayne Rainey

Legends: Wayne Rainey

Driven might be the best one-word description of Wayne Rainey. Driven to beat arch-rival Kevin Schwantz and fellow Californian dirt tracker Eddie Lawson.
Driven to chase a fourth world crown and to push so hard on …

1985 Austrian GP

My life in F1 race programmes: Austria 1985

I’m sure you know where you were when Ayrton Senna died, but do you remember where you were for the Austrian GP in 1985? I do…
This is the first in a series of the story …

HSRCA Historics at Wakefield Park

Photo Gallery: A Historic Summer with the HSRCA

The Historic Sports and Racing Car Association of NSW had a glorious collection of historic racing and sports cars out on the circuit at Wakefield Park this past weekend for their first historic motorsport outing of the …

Brabham 1984

Video Documentary: Taming Turbo in Formula One

When forced-induction came to Formula One  it brought with it impossible power, immense sound and intense racing.

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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 …

G. Fury  M. Skaife Nissan Skyline 1988

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

Dale Earnhardt

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 …

Historica Race Wear

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 …

Ligier JS11

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.