2017 Motor Sport gift guide part 1: prints and calendarsby Web Editor on 7th December 2017
With Christmas on the horizon, we've chosen the best prints and calendars for the discerning motor sport fan.
Every copy of this striking Porsche 956 print has been signed and numbered by the artist, Ricardo Santos, and, at 50x70cm, it looks imposing and absorbing on any wall.
From £40 – Ricardo Fine Car Artwork
A Swede Swerves through Sicilians
Our art editor, Damon Cogman, has chosen this print of Ulf Norinder squirrelling his Ferrari 250 GTO through spectators on lap three of the 1964 Targa Florio on his way to a ninth-place finish. The process behind the production of this print is as captivating as the art itself, with a 3D model (complete with authentic dirt and debris) placed upon a photographed scene.
£POA – Unique and Limited Gallery
Brooklands – Joel Clark
Taken from the original acrylic painting, this piece has particular significance with Joel Clark as his grandmother's cousin built and raced his own car at Brooklands during the 1920s. Wanting to capture the essence of those times, the huge lettering, and huge Bentley, were chosen to capture a magical time in motor racing history.
From £35 – Motor Sport Shop
Rothmans Porsche Le Mans 1987 Canvas
A masterpiece in itself, the Rothmans Porsche nailed the formula of high speed and low drag to conquer Le Mans. Kool Canvas' colourful prints bring the legend back to life.
From £45 – Kool Canvas
Jackie Stewart 1967 Monaco GP, Brooks Auction
This is an original Brooks Monaco auction poster from 1991, featuring Jackie Stewart in his BRM. Even though it's a limited edition print, this particular poster is surprisingly affordable and a real collectors' item.
£65 – Drivepast
Jakob Ebrey 2018 Touring Car calendar
Relive the thrilling 2017 touring car season with these stunning A3 photographs from one of the most accomplished motor sport photographers in the paddock.
From £12 – JEP eBay
Drew Gibson 2018 endurance calendar
This 2018 calendar features 12 beautiful, varied images from the 2017 endurance racing season taken by masterly photographer Drew Gibson, who has a wealth of experience in international paddocks across the world.
From £45 – Drew Gibson
Motor Sport Magazine 2018 Calendar
This year's Motor Sport calendar is titled 'Aerodynamics: Formula 1's winged wonders', featuring cars such as the Lotus 49, McLaren M23, Benetton B194 and Ferrari 126 C2. The Cahier Archive's incredible images help bring these incredible creations to life.
From £30 – Motor Sport shop
McKlein Rally History 2018 calendar
For the historic rally fans, this calendar features 25 colourful images picturing the most formative classic rally cars – including the Audi Quattros, Renault Alpines and Mini Coopers – from the McKlein archive. The cliffs of Corsica, dusty roads of East Africa and Lancia festival of Sanremo provide just a few of many varied landscapes provided by McKlein.
From £35 – McKlein