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Mega Photo Gallery & Report: Peter Auto Spa Classic 2015

Marcel Hundscheid/Speed-O-Graphica.com
Spa hosted the fifth edition of the Peter Auto Spa Classic during the weekend of 22nd, 23rd and 24th of May. This edition was visited by 20.000 spectators, a new record with no less …

Jaguar Mk2

Shannons Club: Jaguar Mk 2: Bob Jane’s 4.1 litre 151 mph Super Cat!

Image via www.autopics.com.au thanks to the Shannons Club
Bob Jane’s Jaguar Mk 2 won the Australian Touring Car Championship for two consecutive years in 1962 and 1963. It became known as the fastest Jaguar saloon in …

1966 Lola T70 Mark II

For Sale: 1966 Lola T70 Mark II

Images: Fantasy Junction
An excellent example of Lola’s lovely lines and competition history, this 1966 Lola T70 Mark II is up for sale over at Fantasy Junction.

Stirling Moss 1961 Porsche RS61 Sports-Racing

Sir Stirling Moss’ Porsche RS-61 Heading to Auction

Images: Bonhams
Bonhams will put Sir Stirling Moss’ delightful Porsche RS-61 up for auction at their Goodwood Festival of Speed Sale on the 26th of July, 2015.

Jim Russell's Racing Driver School

Learn to Skid at Jim Russell’s Racing School – 1959

Back in 1959, one pound a week would buy you a year’s worth of monthly racing instruction at Snetterton with cars, track and fuel included, thanks to Jim Russell’s budding racing driver school. Get the …

Ford Falcon XK

Shannons Club: Ford XK-XL Falcons: From East African Safari to Ford’s first ‘Great Race’ win

Harry Firth and Bob Jane’s Ford Falcon XK in the 1962 Bathurst Six-Hour race, thanks to the Shannons Club and www.autopics.com.au
Ford’s motor racing heritage may be best known in the form of its fierce V8 …

1960 Ferrari 250 GT SWB Berlinetta Competizione

Ferrari 250 GT SWB Berlinetta Competizione – Video & Gallery

Photos by Tim Scott, courtesy of RM Sotheby’s
Get to know this beautiful 1960 Ferrari 250 GT SWB Berlinetta Competizione, which is heading to auction at RM Sotheby’s’ upcoming Villa Erba sale.

Ford GT40

Ford GT40: How an Underdog Passes a Big Dog

Enzo Ferrari’s refusal to sell Ferrari to the Ford Motor Company in 1963 set into action one of the great rivalries and stories of sportscar racing history. It also led to the birth of the …