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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...

Classified spotlight: 1958 Lister-Jaguar

July 29th 2015

The Gran Turismo games of the late '90s and early '00s were a great catalyst...

Simon’s snapshots #20

by Simon Arron, July 17th 2015

Cigarette kiosk? Check. Blokes in Elf Team Tyrrell jackets and similar? Check....

The EMKA-Aston in action

by Alex Harmer, July 3rd 2015

This month's featured track test is of the EMKA-Aston Martin that led the 1985...

Frank Matich, 1935-2015

May 12th 2015

We were very sad in the Motor Sport office to hear of the death of Frank Matich...

Reliving the Mille Miglia

by Ed Foster, May 1st 2015

The 1955 Mille Miglia is approaching fast and Mercedes-Benz team manager Alfred...

Classified spotlight: Jaguar D-type

by Web Editor, April 29th 2015

Commissioned by former Grand Prix driver Henry Taylor, this Wingfield...

Classified spotlight: Mercedes-Benz 300SL

April 20th 2015

Mercedes has made a habit of winning over the years, and in dominant fashion....

Classified spotlight: Alfa Romeo TZ

March 23rd 2015

What cars would make the shortlist in your dream garage if you were given a...

Andretti's memories of Sebring

by Gordon Kirby, March 13th 2015

Main photo: ISC Archives and Research Center America’s oldest sports car race...

Classified spotlight: Lotus 23B

February 23rd 2015

We all know Colin Chapman’s famous mantra, ‘simplify, then add lightness’. It...



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