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Monday 8th February 2016

 

History

Former Alfa racer in Lopresto collection

The last car raced by Tazio Nuvolari and an ex-Carrera Panamericana Alfa – just part of an impressive collection.

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Simon’s snapshots #26

A short, muddy ex-quarry and now a caravan park. The perfect place to fall in love with racing.

Great rally cars: 1986 MG Metro 6R4

Kris Meeke on ‘the car would just laugh at you if you drove it slowly’

Great racing cars: Penske title-winners

Three Indycars that helped build the Penske mystique; well-prepared, immaculately presented and devastatingly fast

“The next thing is a Boxing Day meeting…”

The rise and ultimate demise of the meetings that came from something said in gest…

Great racing cars: 1981 BLAT Eagle-Chevrolet

A unique and quickly-banned Indycar that was the star of Mike Mosley’s brilliant last-to-first performance at Milwaukee in 1981

The true Race of Champions

Looking back at a series that really did pit the best against the best

From the Archive – Nilsson, Laffite, Bellof and more

The big stories from this week in motor sport history, featuring Bellof, Nilsson, Laffite and more

Great racing cars: 1990 Mercedes-Benz C11

Jochen Mass and David Price talk about the car that gave the world Michael Schumacher

Great racing cars: Porsche 956 & 962

Porsche was dominating sports car racing 30 years ago with the 956 and its 962 evolution. Here’s what the drivers had to say

Trans-Am’s greatest days

Looking back at the glory days of one of America’s great championships

Track Torque with Sir Stirling Moss, part two

The second instalment of Mike Lawrence’s interview with Mr Motor Racing

Great racing cars: 1954-55 Mercedes-Benz W196

Sergio Rinland on “the ultimate F1 car” that took Fangio to two world titles

Classified spotlight: Lancia Stratos HF Stradale

Lancia’s rally-bred ’70s icon, available from our online classified section

Friday flashback: 1995 Le Mans 24 Hours

Twenty years before Pilet and Tandy pulled off their Petit Le Mans upset, the same was happening at Le Mans

The greatest racing reference book

Finally coming into possession of one of the greatest works of racing research ever

Jim Hall and his Chaparrals

A look back at the career of one of the sport’s great innovators

The story of Million Dollar Bill

How NASCAR’s most popular driver cemented his legacy after only two full seasons at the top level

Track Torque with Sir Stirling Moss

Mike Lawrence interviewed Stirling Moss – or ‘God’ as he referred to him – for the Track Torque show in 1980

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