Bob Howard Michael Waltrip

Rewind: The first-ever NASCAR race held outside North America

Images thanks to The Coventry Collection
Marcos Ambrose’s time in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series over recent years has helped open the eyes of the North American racing world to the talent of Australians in big …

Gary Hartstein at the 2009 Hungarian Grand Prix

Gary Hartstein – “I was just a Doctor” (video)

He was Sid Watkins’ right hand man, anesthetist, and friend. He worked as Formula One’s Medical Delegate and was instrumental in making the sport safer before having the door shut on him at the end …

John Player Special

JPS Girls- Photo of the Day

The pits at the 1975 British Grand Prix. Ronnie Peterson is nowhere in sight, but that JPS Lotus 72E doesn’t look lonely.

calsonic GTR

Calsonic Nissan Skyline GTR: Getting to Know Godzilla

Nissan Skyline GTRs entered 29 races in the All Japan Touring Car Championship from 1990 to 1993. And won all of them.

Kobayahi School of Driving

MSR Shop: (We Want to Go to the) Kobayashi School of Driving

Image: The Motorsport Retro Store
Ever since he spent an entire Japanese Grand Prix bombing down the inside of absolutely everyone at Suzuka, Kamui Kobayashi’s been well up our list of most entertaining Formula 1 drivers. And since …

1975 Daytona 24

Fog, Fun and Ferocious Racing: Preparing for the Classic Daytona 24 Hours

Image: Louis Galanos thanks to HSR
The HSR’s 2014 Classic 24 Hours at Daytona is set for this November 12 – 16, and we can’t wait. To get in the mood, let’s head back to 1975 with …

Pre-Reunion 061

10 Things we learnt at the 2014 Monterey Pre-Reunion

Monterey Car Week is on most car enthusiasts’ bucket lists. Some go for the car shows, some go for the auctions, some go for the racing. At Motorsport Retro, we went for the racing… starting with …

Ford RS200

My other car’s a Ford RS200 – Video

It’s a part of Group B legend, and one of the greatest rally cars ever built – but what’s it really like to own and rally a real-deal Ford RS200?