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Herbert headlines Historic Formula 1 entry list for British GP


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


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


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


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


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

HSCC Thundersports added to 2019 Silverstone Classic bill


Sports-racing cars of the 1970s will race at the Silverstone Classic on July 26-28 after two races for the HSCC Thundersports category were added to the schedule read more

Sir Jackie Stewart to reunite with 1969 F1 British GP-winning car


Sir Jackie Stewart will be reunited with the Matra MS80 he drove to victory in the 1969 Formula 1 British Grand Prix at next month's Silverstone Classic read more

Inaugural Thruxton Motorsport Celebration to honour circuit's heritage


This weekend's inaugural Thruxton Motorsport Celebration will feature a range of historic races to honour the heritage of the high-speed Hampshire track read more

Monaco Grand Prix winners to star at Goodwood Festival of Speed


The 90th anniversary of the Monaco Grand Prix will be a central theme at this year's Goodwood Festival of Speed, with a unique gathering of race winning drivers and cars read more

British Empire Trophy 1952 rival cars reunited at Thruxton


Two cars that last raced against each other in 1952 will share the grid at Thruxton during the Woodcote Trophy race at the circuit's Motorsport Celebration event read more

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