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Coulthard to race Mercedes 300 SL at Goodwood Members' Meeting

19-Mar-19

Ex-Formula 1 driver David Coulthard will drive the IWC Racing Team's Mercedes-Benz 300 SL Gullwing at the Goodwood Members' Meeting next month read more

Jackie Stewart's first British Grand Prix win and title celebrated

14-Mar-19

Treble Formula 1 champion Sir Jackie Stewart's 80th birthday and the 50th anniversary of his first British Grand Prix victory will be celebrated at the Goodwood Festival of Speed read more

Welsh F1 driver Tom Pryce to be celebrated at Anglesey

14-Mar-19

The life of Tom Pryce, Wales' most successful Formula 1 driver, will be celebrated at Anglesey circuit as part of a historic race meeting on July 13/14 read more

Goodwood Members' Meeting gets 60 Minis for Betty Richmond Trophy

14-Mar-19

The 2019 Goodwood Members' Meeting has attracted an entry of 60 pre-1966 Minis for a race to mark the 60th anniversary of the model read more

F1 champion Emerson Fittipaldi may reunite with favourite Lotus 72

14-Mar-19

Emerson Fittipaldi could be reunited with Lotus 72 chassis 5 for the first time since he crashed it in qualifying for Formula 1's 1973 Dutch Grand Prix read more

New series launched celebrating BTCC legends

14-Mar-19

Former British Touring Car Championship stars Tom Walkinshaw, Tim Harvey and David Leslie will be celebrated in this season's Saloon Car Cup as three eras of touring cars come together read more

John Watson's 1982 Detroit win McLaren Formula 1 car back in action

14-Mar-19

The McLaren MP4/1B John Watson famously used to win the 1982 Detroit Grand Prix from the back of the grid will race again this season in Masters Historic Formula 1 read more

1981 British GP winner John Watson leads stars set for Race Retro

14-Mar-19

John Watson, John Fitzpatrick, Rauno Aaltonen and Jimmy McRae are among the stars due at Race Retro, the Historic Motor Sport Show, at Stoneleigh Park near Coventry from February 22-24 read more

Goodwood Festival of Speed changes aim for Heidfeld record

14-Mar-19

A bid to topple the long-standing hill record and major changes to the event layout are key elements of this year's Goodwood Festival of Speed read more

New Aston Martin festival to headline 2019-2021 Silverstone Classic

14-Mar-19

A new Aston Martin Heritage Racing Festival Series will headline a three-year partnership between Aston Martin and the Silverstone Classic read more

Goodwood reveals 11 big-name drivers for 2019 Members Meeting

14-Mar-19

Goodwood has revealed the first 11 high-profile drivers who will compete in the 2019 Members' Meeting, featuring 11 overall and class winners of the Le Mans 24 Hours read more

Oldest surviving racing Bentley to go on show in centenary year

06-Feb-19

Bentley's first-ever racing car and its oldest surviving model will go on show in 2019 to mark the manufacturer's centenary year read more

Formula 1 legend Senna's first racing car to appear at Race Retro

06-Feb-19

The first car raced by Formula 1 legend Ayrton Senna will be displayed at Race Retro during February 22-24 after a total restoration of the Formula Ford 1600 machine read more

Silverstone Classic to celebrate Ford Capri's 50th anniversary

29-Jan-19

The 50th birthday of the Ford Capri will be marked at the Silverstone Classic with a special award from one of the greatest racers of the make in Gordon Spice read more

2019 Goodwood Festival of Speed to celebrate record-breakers

29-Jan-19

The 2019 Goodwood Festival of Speed's theme will be 'Speed Kings - Motorsport's Record Breakers' read more

Record pre-War Bentley grid planned for centenary at Silverstone Classic

18-Jan-19

The biggest-ever field of Pre-War Bentleys is set to mark the manufacturer's centenary at this year's Silverstone Classic in July. read more

Rival series for historic 1990s and 2000s GT and LMP cars launched

18-Jan-19

The Peter Auto organisation has squared up against Masters Historic Racing by announcing a series of races for 1990s/2000s GT cars and Prototypes under the Global Endurance Legends brand read more

Castle Combe to celebrate 50 years of its Formula Ford championship

14-Jan-19

Half a century of Formula Ford racing at Castle Combe will be celebrated at the circuit's first race meeting of the 2019 season on Easter Monday read more

New Audi BTCC team recruit Jake Hill adds 2019 classic Lotus season

03-Jan-19

Jake Hill will split his 2019 season between the British Touring Car Championship and a campaign in a classic Lotus 26R following his debut in last year's Silverstone Classic read more

Turbocharged F1 cars to be celebrated at Coventry's 2019 Race Retro

13-Dec-18

The first era of turbocharged Formula 1 cars will be a central feature of Race Retro at Coventry's Stoneleigh Park on February 22-24 read more