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Promoted: Bringing new solutions to old problems

27-Aug-19

KW Heritage has only recently joined the historics arena, but it has already started making a difference read more

Mike Walker makes Formula 3 racing return after 51 years

29-Aug-19

Mike Walker, once a rising star of British single-seater racing, made his Formula 3 comeback at the Oulton Park Gold Cup after an absence of 51 years read more

Oulton-winning Brabham F1 car returns to track for Gold Cup

29-Aug-19

The Brabham BT20 car used by Jack Brabham to win the 1967 non-championship Spring Cup Formula 1 race at Oulton Park returned to the venue for the Gold Cup meeting read more

Autosport podcast: How Porsche 917 went from untameable to legend

23-Aug-19

The iconic Porsche 917 is celebrated in the latest edition of The Autosport Podcast to tie in with our special magazine on the legendary car read more

Four-time IndyCar champion Franchitti to make racing return at Goodwood

23-Aug-19

Three-time Indianapolis 500 winner and four-time IndyCar champion Dario Franchitti will return to racing for the first time since his 2013 accident at next month's Goodwood Revival read more

Castle Combe to honour Aston Martin's 1959 Le Mans win

23-Aug-19

The 60th anniversary of the 1959 Le Mans 24 Hours victory for Aston Martin will be celebrated during the eighth Castle Combe Autumn Classic on Saturday October 5 read more

What to expect from the 2019 Silverstone Classic

23-Aug-19

The biggest historic racing festival of the 2019 season kicks off on Friday morning as qualifying begins for the Silverstone Classic read more

Bentley Speed 8 to make UK racing debut at Silverstone Classic

23-Aug-19

The iconic Bentley Speed 8 will be raced on British soil for the first time at the Silverstone Classic later this month read more

Late Formula 1 driver Tom Pryce celebrated at Anglesey circuit

23-Aug-19

The life of Welsh Formula 1 driver Tom Pryce was celebrated at the Anglesey circuit over the weekend during the inaugural Tom Pryce Memorial Trophy read more

From Motorious: To the Green Hell and back in an Audi S8

23-Aug-19

From our sister site Motorious: From confusion and fatigue in Clapham, to euphoria and bewilderment at the Nurburgring, Audi's two-decade old S8 ticked every box on 750 miles of road’ in the abstract and as a first par in Italics read more

Peking to Paris event won by 87-year-old Gerry Crown for third time

23-Aug-19

Veteran Australian rally driver Gerry Crown, now 87 years old, and co-driver Matt Bryson completed a remarkable hat-trick of victories by winning the seventh Peking to Paris Motor Challenge read more

Autosport podcast: Historic racing's secrets and controversies

23-Aug-19

The reasons behind Historic racing being one of motorsport's success stories over the past two decades are the focus of the latest edition of the Autosport Podcast read more

Bathurst 1000 record-breaking ex-Longhurst Cosworth races at Brands

23-Aug-19

The ex-Tony Longhurst Ford Sierra RS500 Cosworth that broke the qualifying record for the Bathurst 1000 in 1990 raced at Brands Hatch last weekend in the hands of Carey McMahon read more

Fittipaldi to be reunited with favourite F1 Lotus 72 at Goodwood FoS

23-Aug-19

Emerson Fittipaldi will drive his favourite Lotus 72 chassis 5 at the 2019 Goodwood Festival of Speed, forty-six years after he crashed the same Formula 1 car at Zandvoort read more

Porsches at Prescott makes debut at famous hillclimb venue

23-Aug-19

The inaugural Porsches at Prescott event brought a famous 956 Group C car and more than 40 competing Porsches to the popular Gloucestershire-based hillclimb venue read more

Herbert headlines Historic Formula 1 entry list for British GP

24-Jun-19

Johnny Herbert heads the entry for the Masters FIA Historic Formula 1 Championship races supporting the British Grand Prix at Silverstone next month read more

Le Mans 24 Hours history to be celebrated at Chantilly event

24-Jun-19

A celebration of the Le Mans 24 Hours will be a central theme of the Chantilly Arts & Elegance Richard Mille in France on Sunday June 30 read more

Schumacher's 2002 F1 title Ferrari to be auctioned at Abu Dhabi GP

24-Jun-19

The Ferrari F2002 that Michael Schumacher drove in the race where he secured the 2002 Formula 1 world championship will be auctioned at the 2019 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix read more

Rallye des Princesses 2019 features huge entry and narrow win

24-Jun-19

Tremendous competition for overall victory and a record 94 finishers ensured that the 20th edition of the Richard Mille Rallye des Princesses was a hit after five days of competition across France in classic cars read more

50th anniversary of Matra F1 title to be celebrated at Chantilly

24-Jun-19

A remarkable gathering of nine racing Matras at the Chantilly Arts & Elegance Richard Mille will honour the 50th anniversary of the company's world championship title with Jackie Stewart read more