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Subaru World Rally Cars gather at Prodrive ahead of Ralli22 event


Ten ex-works Subaru Imprezas World Rally cars, spanning 1997 to 2004, gathered at the Prodrive headquarters on Friday ahead of the Ralli22 event at the Shelsley Walsh next month read more

Silverstone Classic set for record Mini grid in 60th celebration


A record grid of 58 Minis will race at the in the Mini Celebration Trophy Silverstone Classic in July to honour the 60th birthday of the car read more

F1 engine builder Illien of Ilmor to tackle 2019 Peking Paris Rally


Grand Prix engine designer Mario Illien will tackle the 2019 Peking Paris Rally with his daughter Noele navigating in a 1955 Citroen 11B read more

Legendary GP machinery highlights Donington Historic Festival


Two Grand Prix legends will be celebrated in a pair of races for pre-1961 front-engined Grand Prix cars at this weekend's Donington Historic Festival read more

Herbert to race F1 Ensign at Masters Historic Silverstone round


Johnny Herbert will compete in Formula 1 machinery again at the British GP - driving an Ensign in the FIA Masters Historic support event at Silverstone read more

HSCC and the Silverstone Classic target biggest ever F2 car grid


The Silverstone Classic could host the biggest collective grid of Historic F2 cars after over 50 entries have been received for the Historic Formula 2 FIA International Series races read more

French rally Tour Auto Optic 200 honours defunct British car makes


The French rally event Tour Auto Optic 200 will honour British sportscar manufacturers that are no longer in business read more

Silverstone Classic to run three special Le Mans tribute races


Three races spanning much of Le Mans history will form a special tribute to the 24-hour race at this July's Silverstone Classic read more

Goodwood Festival of Speed to honour 1969 Le Mans with Ickx, Oliver


The Goodwood Festival of Speed will celebrate the 50th anniversary of the 1969 Le Mans 24 Hours with race winners Jacky Ickx and Jackie Oliver read more

Minis and Formula 3 headline thrilling day of historic action at Goodwood


Some epic racing and outstanding battles made the 77th Members' Meeting at Goodwood the best edition yet since the event was revived in 2014 read more

Mini marks 60th anniversary at Goodwood Members' Meeting


On a day that featured Le Mans Prototypes, NASCARs and BMW M1 Procars, it was the humble Mini that delivered the biggest thrills on the opening day of the 77th Members' Meeting at Goodwood read more

McLaren F1's Zak Brown to drive two famous Porsches and Roush Ford


McLaren Racing CEO Zak Brown will race two famous Porsches and a Roush Ford Mustang over the next two weekends, competing on both sides of the Atlantic read more

Ex-F1 Webber leads Porsche 917 anniversary celebration at Goodwood


Ex-Formula 1 driver Mark Webber and Le Mans 24 Hours winners Richard Attwood and Neel Jani will lead a tribute to the Porsche 917 at this weekend's Goodwood Members' Meeting read more

Autosport award winner Cameron Jackson to race Crossle at Goodwood


Autosport magazine's reigning Club Racing Driver of the Year Cameron Jackson will fight a host of Lolas and McLarens at the Goodwood Members' Meeting later this month in a Crossle. read more

Famous Le Mans start to return to UK in one-off Bentley celebration


The unique spectacle of a Le Mans-style start will return to the United Kingdom next month for the first time in over 50 years thanks to the Vintage Sports Car Club read more

Bentley and Mini celebrations headline Chateau Impney hillclimb


Bentley's centenary and 60 years of the Mini will be the central theme of the 2019 Chateau Impney hillclimb, with 210 cars set to be accepted for the event read more

HSCC targeting record-breaking Historic F2 Silverstone Classic grid


The Historic Sports Car Club (HSCC) is targeting a record-breaking 40-car grid at the Silverstone Classic in July after unprecedented support for the Historic Formula 2 category read more

Coulthard to race Mercedes 300 SL at Goodwood Members' Meeting


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


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


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