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Ford vs Ferrari: the real story of Le Mans '66 and Ken Miles

Opinion by Jake Williams-Smith, November 18th 2019

Ferrari had dominated early '60s endurance racing but Ford took aim and...

'I 100% miss F1 but I'm loving sports cars' — Paul Di Resta on hitting his prime

News by Paul Di Resta, November 18th 2019

Paul Di Resta writes for Motor Sport on why he's spending the best years of his...

Peter Whitehead: the gentleman farmer who led British racing dominance

Opinion by Paul Fearnley, November 14th 2019

Often overlooked in favour of the better-known British charges, Peter Whitehead...

Peugeot to return to WEC and Le Mans with a new hypercar for 2022

News by Dominic Tobin, November 13th 2019

Peugeot confirms that it will join the World Endurance Championship grid from...

Brabham wins in a Brabham: debut victory for BT62 as famous name returns

News by James Mills, November 11th 2019

The Brabham BT62 sports car won on its debut at Brands Hatch, with David...

The uncredited force behind the Ford GT40 story

News by Web Editor, November 6th 2019

Ford eventually achieved its coveted Le Mans victory in its battle with Ferrari...

Dario Franchitti joins 12-hour Race of Remembrance line-up

News by Jake Williams-Smith, November 6th 2019

Former IndyCar champion and Indy 500 winner Dario Franchitti will race in the...

Ford vs Ferrari: why can't racing film directors get it right?

Opinion by Andrew Frankel, October 31st 2019

Le Mans '66 tells the story of Ford vs Ferrari but it's already clear from the...

Video: V12 roars again at Rockingham — Ferrari's game-changing 550 Maranello GT1

News by Web Editor, October 30th 2019

In 2003, Ferrari returned to sports car racing after a break of almost a decade...

Mobile gaming to identify top racing drivers of the future

News by Dominic Tobin, October 29th 2019

Mobile gaming requires similar skills to racing a car, and is the key to...

Glickenhaus: "It's absolutely possible that we could win Le Mans"

News by Jake Williams-Smith, September 26th 2019

An American car hasn't taken outright victory at Le Mans since 1969. Jim...

Gordon Murray eyes Le Mans return with McLaren F1 successor

News by Dominic Tobin, September 24th 2019

Gordon Murray confirms that he's in talks to race his T.50 McLaren F1 successor...

Glickenhaus targets Le Mans victory with SCG 007 hypercar

News by Dominic Tobin, September 18th 2019

First images of Glickenhaus' World Endurance Contender revealed: SCG 007...

Sir Stirling Moss at 90: a true racer

Opinion by Simon Arron, September 17th 2019

When Sir Stirling Moss drove on the track, he was there to race, not to eke out...

Bentley to build new 'continuation' series of 4½-litre Blower cars from scratch

News by Jake Williams-Smith, September 9th 2019

The iconic pre-war Bentley 4½-litre Blower will be recreated in a new series of...

Electric Volkswagen ID R sports car sets Heaven's Gate record

News by Dominic Tobin, September 2nd 2019

The first record for the 99-corner Heaven's Gate Mountain road has been set by...

WEC 2019/20: Toyota title fight will go the distance, say Hartley & Conway

News by Jake Williams-Smith, August 28th 2019

The Japanese manufacturer cruised to championship victory last season, but...

WEC 2019/20 explained: the new penalties that should guarantee close racing

Opinion by Gary Watkins, August 28th 2019

Toyota's dominance will be challenged during the 2019/20 WEC season, which...

Obituary: Ferdinand Piëch, 1937-2019

Opinion by Gary Watkins, August 27th 2019

The engineer behind the Porsche 917 and Audi Quattro, Ferdinand Piëch reversed...

Ferdinand Piëch, creator of the Porsche 917 & Audi Quattro, dies aged 82

News by Dominic Tobin, August 27th 2019

Former VW Group chief executive and chairman Ferdinand Piëch described as a "...



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