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Enduring: Le Mans, Daytona and Sebring Celebrate Anniversaries in 2012

2012 is to be a big year for classic races, with the 24 Hours of Daytona, 24 Hours of Le Mans and Twelve Hours of Sebring all set to celebrate significant anniversaries.

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Interview: John Harvey

John Harvey is one of Australia’s most versatile and accomplished racing drivers. He won numerous Speedway titles in the 50s and 60s, before switching to road racing where he successfully campaigned Brabham’s in the Australian …

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Austin-Healey at centre of 1955 Le Mans disaster sells for $1.3million

The 1953 Austin-Healey 100 Special Test racing car involved in the worst crash in motor sport history sold for a record-breaking £843,000 ($1,341,000) at a Bonhams auction last week.


Best of the Cahier Archive: The Mechanics

Motor racing is a team sport, but it’s the drivers who get the glory.

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Martin Brundle drives the legendary Maserati 250f

In this clip Martin Brundle drives the legendary Maserati 250F as part of Silverstone’s 60th Anniversary celebrations back in 2008.


1956 Ferrari 500 Testa Rossa to star at Gooding Scottsdale Auction

The highlight of Januarys Gooding & Company’s Scottsdale Auction will be a 1956 Ferrari 500 Testa Rossa Scaglietti Spider.

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Legonds: Historic Race Cars in Lego

There is a scene in The Matrix Reloaded (prepare for spoilers) in which Neo first meets the Architect; the character responsible for building the Matrix and overseeing its continued function, plan and purpose. Having spent …

Greycar Period Clothing and Accessories

Classic Couture: Greycar Period Clothing and Accessories

Greycar know that your classic car or bike is well looked after and catered for and want to make sure the same is true for its driver. They provide period motoring clothing and accessories to …