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Datsun 1600

Shannons Club: Datsun 1600: Bathurst Supercar at a Supermarket Price

Image thanks to the Shannons Club
Balancing crisp, ageless styling, practicality and bulletproof reliability, Nissan’s Datsun 1600 went from the showroom floor to a Bathurst-dominating classic in record time.

Jim Clark Miniature Lotus Model

A Miniature Lotus Model Made for Jim Clark

A feat of mini engineering, this Lotus model was made by Henri Baigent to be presented to Jim Clark in recognition of his incredible skill and the Grand Prix victories he achieved through it.
Baigent’s skills may …

1962 Chevrolet Corvette Gulf Oil Race Car

1962 Chevrolet Corvette Gulf Oil Race Car Heads to Auction

Images thanks to RM Sotheby’s by Darin Schnabel
This gorgeous 1962 Chevrolet Corvette Gulf Oil Race Car is part of the iconic Andrews Collection and will head to auction at RM Sotheby’s’ Andrews Collection sale this May with …

Ginther 1965 Holland

Video: 1965 Honda F1 RA272 V12 at Full Noise

Ginther in Holland, 1965, thanks to the Cahier Archive
Go and find the best audio equipment you can, turn it way up and spend some quality time immersed in the magic V12 engine note of this 1965 Honda …

Low-Drag E-Type Jaguar On-Board

Take a Lap of Goodwood in a Low-Drag E-Type Jaguar

Anyone up for a quick lap of Goodwood in a Low-Drag E-Type Jaguar? It’ll be speedy, sideways at times and set to a very special straight-six soundtrack.


The Evolving Formula of Formula 1 Magic

“The magic of Formula 1 is no different now. It has lost nothing. Your entry point is simply at a different time in the evolution.”
Spend a few minutes awash in the beautiful sights and sounds …

Vauxhall PA Velox/Cresta

Shannons Club: Vauxhall PA Velox/Cresta: Why Holden did not win Australia’s first ‘Great Race’

Image via www.vauxhall.org.au, thanks to the Shannons Club
The Bathurst 1000, these days the Supercheap Auto Bathurst 1000, has earned one moniker which suits it rather well. That name is ‘The Great Race’, and Holden would …

Peter Brock Bathurst 1987

Video: A Brockie Bathurst Bonanza in V8 Extra

Dive into a smorgasbord of Peter Brock and Bathurst history with John Harvey, Mark Larkham and Neil Crompton in this film from late 2014’s V8 Extra.