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Legends at the Porsche Museum: Porsche’s 917 One-Hit Wonder

July 12, 2021

By Marcel Hundscheid / Speed-O-Graphica

During a visit at the Porsche Museum in Stuttgart (Germany), Motorsport Retro’s European correspondent Marcel Hundscheid came eye to eye with Porsche 917 KH chassis number 053, winner of the 1971 24 Hours of Le Mans.

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1991 GIO Nissan GT-R

Widescreen Gallery: ‘Godzilla’, 1991 Nissan Skyline R32 GTR 004

Photos by Seth Reinhardt
We enjoyed watching ‘Godzilla’, the 1991 Sandown 500-winning GIO Nissan Skyline R32 GT-R, stomping around the HSRCA’s recent Sydney Classic, so we thought we’d take the opportunity for a closer look at …

An Abrupt End to an Era, Schnitzer Motorsport: Part 3

By Marcel Hundscheid / Speed-O-Graphica
We continue our story about Schnitzer Motorsport with the evolution of the legendary BMW M3.

2021 HSRCA Sydney Classic

Widescreen Gallery: The HSRCA’s 2021 Sydney Classic

Images thanks to Seth Reinhardt / HSRCA
The Historic Sports and Racing Car Association of NSW held their 2021 Sydney Classic at Sydney Motorsport Park over the weekend, bringing together a magnificent collection of historic race …

Mega Gallery and Report: Grand Prix de l’Age d’Or 2021

By Marcel Hundscheid / Speed-O-Graphica
Motorsport Retro’s European correspondent Marcel Hundscheid recently had the opportunity to attend the Grand Prix de l’Age d’Or held at the unique Dijon-Prenois circuit for the very first time. Despite the …

Heritage Touring Cars at the Sydney Classic

HSRCA Sydney Classic Turning Touring Car Spectacular With Terrific Heritage Touring Car Field

Images thanks to the HSRCA & Competitors
Sydney’s HSRCA are set to hold their 2021 Sydney Classic over June 12 – 13 at Sydney Motorsport Park in honour of the late Ron Tauranac AO. Featuring a …

Ford GT40: The Legend Lives On

Ford Motor Company’s CEO James Farley driving a GT40 at the Spa Six Hours in 2018 / Story & images by Marcel Hundscheid / Speed-O-Graphica
Fifty seven years after the Ford GT40 was introduced at the …

Group C: The Rise and Fall of the Golden Age of Endurance Racing: Nissan, Part 2

By Marcel Hundscheid / Speed-O-Graphica
In this second part of our look at Nissan’s campaign in the world of  Group C sportscar racing, we continue with the Nissan R90C from 1990. Nissan entered this car for …

2021 HSRCA Sydney Classic

The HSRCA 2021 Sydney Classic to Honour Ron Tauranac AO and Welcome Heritage Touring Cars, Australian 5 Litre Touring Cars and MG Racing Australia

With thanks to the HSRCA
The HSRCA are planning a massive Sydney Classic historic race meeting for June 12 – 13 at Sydney Motorsport Park. The meeting will celebrate the life of designer Ron Tauranac and …