Motorsport Retro Premium

Introducing Motorsport Retro Premium

Rich Fowler (enthusiast, founder and editor of Motorsport Retro) explains Motorsport Retro Premium.
In 2008 I started Motorsport Retro as a hobby because I couldn’t find one place showcasing all the bits I loved most about …

Fiat 131 Abarth

Fiat 131 Abarth – Completely Sideways – Video

It takes the crazy driver of this Fiat 131 Abarth a shade over ten seconds to demonstrate everything you’ve ever loved about rallying. Awesome.


Gallery: Nigel Mansell – The Ferrari Years

He was the last Formula 1 driver to ever be personally selected to race for Enzo Ferrari. He spent two seasons with the team, during which he earned the nickname “il leone” – The Lion. …


Laguna Seca Screamer – Onboard a quad rotor RX7

There’s phenomenal sounding engines, and then there’s four-rotors. This is what it feels like to blast around Laguna Seca in a quad rotor RX7.

1965 Armstrong 500

1965 Armstrong 500: A Great Race in the Making

In 1965 Barry Seton and Midge Bosworth won the sixth running of the Bathurst 500 in a Ford Cortina Mk.I GT500. Then Barry drove home. In that same Cortina.


AMSCAR: Australia’s “other” Touring Car Series

The fascinating tale of AMSCAR, an awesome albeit often forgotten touring car competition.

Marina Rolls Royce Special

More than Adequate: Marina Rolls Royce Special V8 Volume

In mankind’s timeless quest to cram the most power into the lightest frame, Alan Mann found a way to squeeze a 6.25-litre V8 Rolls-Royce engine into this one-off Marina Rolls Royce Special, and we’re glad he …

BMW M1 onboard

BMW M1 – Onboard at Laguna Seca – Video

What an unbelievable sound! Let’s go for a blast in the M1.