On this day in… 1984

Thirty years ago today the first round of the 1984 Formula 1 World Championship took place at the Jacarepagua circuit in Rio de Janeiro.

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Video: Tarmac rally insanity

Breathtaking in-car footage captures the madness of a full-tilt tarmac run.

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Video: Williams in 60 seconds

Williams know exactly what you want – to drool all over their greatest F1 machinery whilst spending just one minute of your time.

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“Spin and win” – Spectacular Indy 500 save! (1985)

Watch as Danny Sullivan loses control whilst dueling with Mario Andretti, spins out and performs a perfect 360 before winning the race!

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Video: “Magic spin” at F1 Long Beach (1983)

You’ll watch this eight-second video twice, we promise.

Vintage sidecar

Gallery: Stunning vintage sidecars

10 absolutely epic photos taken at a vintage sidecar event.

Juha Kankkunen 1999 Australia WRC99

Photo of the day: Juha Kankkunen (1999)

There’s oversteer, there’s understeer, there’s jumping and then there’s this spectacular combination. Juha Kankkunen behind the wheel of his Impreza WRC during the 1999 Rally Australia.


Volvo to knock the dust off iconic racing machines

It seems like Volvo are excited about motor sport all over again. This is a very good thing.