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Sunday 29th November 2015


Sports Cars

Chasing the LMP1 dream with Richie Stanaway

Kiwi racer Stanaway has just completed his first test with Audi – both sides came away impressed

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Great racing cars: 1970 Porsche 908/3

Brian Redman on the “great little” Porsche 908/3 in which he won the 1970 Targa Florio

Montoya and the 2016 Le Mans 24 Hours

What’s the story behind Montoya’s Porsche test in Bahrain and will he be at Le Mans in 2016?

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: 1971-73 Ferrari 312PB

Brian Redman and Mario Andretti on the “stunning” Ferrari 312PB

Great racing cars: Porsche 917 and 917/30

Helmut Marko on the Porsche 917, “a bit of a monster”, and Roger Penske on the 1200bhp 917/30

Great racing cars: 1991 Jaguar XJR-14

Martin Brundle, Derek Warwick and Ross Brawn on the “fat F1 car”

Gambling on fuel in the Gold Coast 600

Olly Gavin looks back at his season finale in the V8 Supercars alongside team-mate Nick Percat

Unearthing the hidden McQueen footage

Richard Wiseman on how he tracked down footage of McQueen’s Le Mans that no one believed existed

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

The true scale of Porsche’s achievement

Porsche has won the WEC constructors’ crown in only its second season and it might well be the marque’s finest achievement yet

GT racing’s balancing act

The balance of performance is essential for GT racing, but getting it right has proved difficult

Quick success in a battle of endurance

2015 24-Hour Series champion Tom Onslow-Cole talks of his future plans and what his title means for his career

Tom Kristensen podcast

An hour with the nine-time Le Mans 24 Hours winner…

Petit Le Mans from the driver’s perspective

The 2015 Petit Le Mans through the eyes of a driver. How was it driving in that weather?

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

Tandy’s historic Petit Le Mans victory

Yet another win for the break-out Brit, while Action Express wins the USC title again with Barbosa and Fittipaldi

Classified spotlight: Aston Martin DB2 Vantage

It’s definitely a project car, but one with a strong connection to Aston Martin’s racing heritage

Sports Cars photo galleries

Motor Sport on Sports Cars

In 1955 Motor Sport‘s Continental Correspondent Denis Jenkinson partnered the great Stirling Moss in the Mille Miglia and won the event. It’s an achievement that both Sir Stirling and Motor Sport have remained immensely proud of. Nowadays our sports car coverage may not be written from the passenger seat of a Mercedes-Benz 300 SLR, but it comes from the front line of the new World Endurance Championship and other sports car series around the world.