Latest articles in Single-Seaters History

Gallery: Ayrton Senna's Van Diemen RF81

by Lyndon McNeil, November 2nd 2018

An exclusive gallery of Ayrton Senna's Van Diemen RF81 from the December 2018...

A history of Thruxton

by Jack Phillips, September 5th 2018

A history of Motor Sport’s first track day host: Thruxton ‘My feeling is’,...

Amon's Gold Cup

by Paul Fearnley, August 21st 2018

Stewart took the honours but this was Chris Amon's day – the 1968 Oulton Park...

Jim beats John, Goodwood 1960

by Web Editor, April 2nd 2018

Lotus Beats Cooper in F.J. 10-Lap Event in which Jimmy Clark Sets a Lap Record...

Great Racing Cars: Odds 'n sods

January 22nd 2016

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

Simon's snapshots #26

by Simon Arron, January 21st 2016

Longridge: Lancashire’s muddy racing jewel, long forgotten Perhaps there’s...

"The next thing is a Boxing Day meeting..."

by Paul Fearnley, December 24th 2015

A new Queen settling in; no more rationing; and Bill Haley and his Comets had...

Memories of F5000

by Gordon Kirby, April 10th 2015

A week from Sunday I’ll be trackside at Long Beach as I have been for all 40...

Simon's snapshots #12

by Simon Arron, December 5th 2014

British Open Single Seater Championship, Oulton Park, October 2 1976 Remember a...

Simon's snapshots #5

by Simon Arron, June 26th 2014

A series in which Motor Sport’s features editor raids the loft to salvage...

The Villeneuves at Trois-Rivières

by Mark Hughes, February 14th 2014

Jacques Villeneuve contesting the new World Rallycross Championship is exciting...

Timmy Mayer: McLaren's lost talent

by Paul Fearnley, January 9th 2014

Bruce McLaren Motor Racing Ltd made its race debut half a century ago. In 10...

Remembering John Cobb, 1899 - 1952

by Paul Fearnley, December 6th 2012

The feel-good slipstream of the London 2012 Games caused me to miss an...


January 2020
Racing Rivalries: The 25 most explosive battles between drivers, teams, cars... and families.



Sign up to our newsletters
The latest news, straight to your inbox – click below to sign up to the newsletter list.



The Motor Sport App
Carry Motor Sport with you, wherever you go. On iOS, Android and Kindle.


Need to get in touch?

Contact Us