Buried Ferrari Dino

Dug Up: The mystery of the buried Dino solved

The story behind these incredibly compelling photographs is even more interesting than you’d think.


The six most expensive race cars auctioned in 2013

There’s a guilty pleasure in pawing over ridiculously desirable ex-race cars with sky high prices to match. These were the six most upscale examples to change hands in 2013.

Cisitalia D46

More than skin deep: The beauty of Cisitalia

This Cisitalia D46 has a story to tell.


Video update: HSR hit Sebring, and raise $30k

Heartwarming video recaps the recent HSR Sebring event, and lets friend and fellow racer John Paul Jr know they’re thinking about him.

1977 Ford Escort Mk2 Escort RS1800 Gp4

For Sale: 1977 Ford Mk2 Escort RS1800 Gp4 Historic Rally Car

Instantly recognisable and super quick, the Eddie Stobart-liveried Mk2 Escort RS1800 GP4 will head to the auction block at Silverstone Auctions’ upcoming Race Retro & Classic Car Sale, ready to propel a lucky new historic …


Photo of the Day: Lucky escape at the 1959 German GP

Hans Herrmann makes a lucky escape from his BRM at the 1959 German Grand Prix, AVUS.
Photo: Porsche

BRE Datsun 510

Nissan References Classic Racers With Super Modern IDx

Image: Nissan
We’re big fans of the Datsun 510, or Datsun 1600, here at Motorsport Retro. Back in the golden age of motoring they offered great performance at a good price, with oodles of potential for …


Gallery: Three great GPs won by Gilles Villeneuve

On January 18th 1950 Canadian racing legend Gilles Villeneuve was born, let’s remember the great Canadian with a collection photographs from three of six the Formula 1 Grand Prix  he won.