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Video: Fangio and Brabham Race at Sandown

“I will not demonstrate it, I will race it.”

Stirling Moss Cooper Climax

Video: A Master Class With Stirling Moss and a 1959 Cooper-Climax

“If I was really, a bit younger, a bit more gutsy, a bit bigger balls I probably would’ve kept it flat there.”
Enjoy this immensely entertaining driving lesson with Stirling Moss as he winds up a 1959 …

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Video: ‘Circuit’ by Shell

One of my favourite things about being in Melbourne over the Formula One weekend is walking around the city streets to the soundtrack of howling Formula One motors bouncing off the buildings. It’s incredibly atmospheric.

James Hunt

Retro Motorsport Art: Joel Clark

Motorsport demands tremendous artistry.

The Tipo 250

Gear: The Tipo 250

A winning combination of tremendous speed and timeless beauty, the Maserati 250F was the drive of choice for the likes of Juan Manuel Fangio and Stirling Moss in the mid-1950s. These days it is remembered …

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Legends: Carlo Ubbiali

At the Assen Centennial Classic 1998, events were decided on regularity of lap times. Italy’s nine-times world champion Carlo Ubbiali, then aged 68, was a clear winner in his class.

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The history of Daytona Beach and NASCAR

For around six weeks, Daytona Beach, Florida is taken over by motorsport, its history growing by the year
The first event at Daytona International Speedway is the Rolex 24 Hours which celebrated its 50th anniversary in …

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Video: Fangio + Monza + Alfa = must see

Go for a fang with El Maestro at Monza.