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Alan Henry and DSJ on the Mille Miglia

by Damien Smith, March 7th 2016

The sad passing of journalist Alan Henry at the age of 68 motivated us to dig...

The true Race of Champions

by Gordon Kirby, December 10th 2015

Once upon a time, many years ago, there was a real Race of Champions, known as...

From the Archive - Porsche, Burns and more

by Jack Phillips, November 27th 2015

This week in motor sport, Mark Webber, Brendon Hartley and Timo Bernhard...

Great racing cars: 1990 Mercedes-Benz C11

November 20th 2015

A series taken from the 164-page Motor Sport special Great Racing Cars, which...

Classified spotlight: Pilbeam MP40

November 18th 2015

Single-seaters designed and manufactured by Pilbeam Racing Designs (PRD) won 17...

Classified spotlight: Ferrari Testarossa

November 12th 2015

It is slightly strange to think that one of Ferrari’s most-recognised models is...

Great racing cars: Porsche 956 & 962

November 3rd 2015

A series taken from the 164-page Motor Sport special Great Racing Cars, which...

Classified spotlight: Ferrari 308 Michelotto Group B

October 21st 2015

This year’s Ferrari 488 GTB uses a mid-mounted 3.9-litre V8. In that sense, it...

Friday flashback: 1995 Le Mans 24 Hours

by Alex Harmer, October 9th 2015

Much has been made this week of Patrick Pilet and Nick Tandy’s achievement at...

The greatest racing reference book

by Andrew Frankel, October 6th 2015

I had a birthday last week and it must have been a significant one because into...

Classified spotlight: Porsche 911 50

October 6th 2015

The Porsche 911 celebrated its 50th birthday in 2013. Much was made of the...

Classified spotlight: Aston Martin DB2 Vantage

October 1st 2015

The classified spotlight usually presents well-prepared, highly-polished...

Jim Hall and his Chaparrals

by Gordon Kirby, September 25th 2015

Back in the 1960s Jim Hall’s Chaparral Can-Am cars captured many imaginations...

Classified spotlight: Lola T70 Mk2

September 23rd 2015

In the mid-1960s, after a stint on the Ford GT project, Eric Broadley refocused...

Going back in time

September 15th 2015

I’ve just got back from another amazing Goodwood Revival. In fact, I think I...

Stirling Moss on 1955

by Alex Harmer, September 4th 2015

Ahead of the Revival, Goodwood sent Henry Hope-Frost to Sir Stirling Moss's...

Classified spotlight: Alfa Romeo T33/2 Daytona Coupe

August 26th 2015

In 1961, Carlo Chiti and brothers Lodovico and Gianni Chizzola came together to...

Classified spotlight: Merlyn Mk4A

August 20th 2015

Colchester Racing Developments manufactures and supplies tooling components....

Classified spotlight: Ford GT40

August 11th 2015

This week’s classified spotlight both is, and is not, a GT40. Technically the...

Classified spotlight: Aston Martin DBR9

August 4th 2015

Darren Turner recently wrote an article for Motor Sport entitled Driving the...

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