Latest articles in Historic Racing

When Maserati conquered Pescara

Opinion by Michael Thorogood, July 27th 2017

Pescara was an ominous testing ground. Longer than the Nürburgring and strung...

Silverstone Classic preview

Race Preview by Dickie Meaden, July 21st 2017

When the F1 moves out, hundreds of historics move in at Silverstone After a...

Chateau Impney Hill Climb raises the bar

Opinion by Web Editor, July 13th 2017

Records tumbled at Chateau Impney’s third hillclimb since racing cars returned...

Gallery: Festival of Speed

Opinion by Lyndon McNeil, July 4th 2017

The Goodwood Festival of Speed offers opportunity like few other places, and a...

Among a record-breaking entry at Silverstone

Opinion by Ed Foster, June 28th 2017

A record-breaking grid of 82 cars had to be split in two at Silverstone. Among...

Street fighting on the Macau of Europe

Opinion by Michael Thorogood, June 23rd 2017

Racing on these Portuguese streets has survived war, a revolution and many...

Classic GTs at sand-strewn Zandvoort

Opinion by Michael Thorogood, June 15th 2017

Equipe GTS makes a rare overseas trip to a circuit quite unlike anything in the...

Celebrating the eternal magic of Le Mans

Opinion by Dickie Meaden, June 14th 2017

Le Mans is like no other, inside the cockpit and out of it The Indy 500 is the...

A calamity of debuts

Opinion by Web Editor, June 12th 2017

Editors Nick Trott and Ed Foster have gone racing, just about Nick Trott...

Introducing Equipe GTS

Opinion by Web Editor, May 23rd 2017

Motor Sport has a special interest in this multi-class historic series, which...

Ingliston reviving

Race Report by Ed Foster, May 15th 2017

Ed Foster took his one-of-a-kind classic to the Ingliston Revival – and made it...

John Cleland podcast, in association with Mercedes-Benz

Opinion by Web Editor, May 10th 2017

Double touring car champion John Cleland joins the podcast team to tell the...

Historic racing's hidden gems

Opinion by Dickie Meaden, April 27th 2017

The Donington Historic brings together the UK's more eclectic historic grids –...

Submit your questions for John Cleland

Opinion by Web Editor, April 27th 2017

Two-time British Touring Car champion John Cleland will be the subject of the...

The simple pleasures of testing

Opinion by Dickie Meaden, March 31st 2017

Testing, with a side of bacon rolls. What else is there to do in cold and damp...

Silverstone Classic preview gallery: pt 2

Opinion by Web Editor, March 30th 2017

Part two of the gallery from the Silverstone Classic media day...

Silverstone Classic preview gallery: pt 1

Opinion by Web Editor, March 27th 2017

One of the biggest historic motor racing festival in the world moves into...

Driving a 911 GT1

Opinion by Dickie Meaden, March 22nd 2017

Dickie Meaden's driven many Porsches, but none quite like this. He joins the...

Relive the Goodwood Members' Meeting

Opinion by Web Editor, March 20th 2017

Goodwood's hugely popular Members' Meeting brought together some spectacular...

Submit your questions for Tiff Needell – closed

Opinion by Web Editor, March 20th 2017

The Royal Automobile Club Talk Show in association with Motor Sport returns...



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