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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

Ferrari Museum celebrating brand's success at Le Mans 24 Hours

27-Jan-20

The Ferrari Museum in Maranello is staging a special exhibition marking Ferrari's Le Mans 24 Hours story read more

Breen, Meeke join WRC rally winner Hirvonen in Belgian historic rally

22-Jan-20

World Rally Championship refugees Craig Breen and Kris Meeke will contest one of rallying's biggest historic events, the Legend Boucles Bastogne, alongside reigning winner Mikko Hirvonen read more

Ex-works Lotus 22 set for Goodwood return at Members' Meeting

20-Jan-20

An ex-works Lotus 22 Formula Junior will race for the first time in more than half a century at the Goodwood Members' Meeting on March 28/29 read more

Popular Chateau Impney Hillclimb suddenly axed ahead of 2020 event

20-Jan-20

The promoters of the Chateau Impney Hillclimb have axed the 2020 event and left its longer-term future unclear read more

Racing school founder Jim Russell celebrated with historic race meeting

22-Dec-19

Racing school founder and treble British Formula 3 champion Jim Russell will be celebrated in a new two-day historic race meeting at Snetterton next spring read more

F1 Lotus 72 to be celebrated at 78th Goodwood Members' Meeting

09-Dec-19

The 50th anniversary of the Formula 1 race-winning Lotus 72 will be one of the key celebrations at the 78th Goodwood Members' Meeting in March read more

Chateau Impney hillclimb, F2 among first RAC Historic Awards winners

09-Dec-19

The Chateau Impney hillclimb and Historic Formula 2 were among the major winners at the Royal Automobile Club Historic Awards read more

Le Mans Triumph sells for record price at auction

09-Dec-19

An ex-works Triumph TR2 from the 1955 Le Mans 24-Hour race sold for more than a quarter of a million pounds at the Classic Motor Show read more

Rally of the Tests holds stage inside NEC at Classic Motor Show

09-Dec-19

Visitors to the NEC Classic Motor Show on Saturday will have the chance to watch live competitive motorsport when cars in the annual Rally of the Tests contest an indoor stage read more

Henri Toivonen's 1985 RAC Rally-winning Lancia Delta S4 to be sold

28-Oct-19

The Group B Lancia Delta S4 that Henri Toivonen drove to a World Rally Championship victory on the 1985 Lombard RAC Rally is set to be auctioned read more

Ferrer wins Formula 1 title in ex-Laffite Ligier, champions crowned

22-Oct-19

Ex-Formula Renault driver Matteo Ferrer has wrapped up the Masters Historic Formula One championship for post-78 cars in an ex-Jacques Laffite Ligier, while other Masters champions have also been confirmed read more

Historic racer dies during Castle Combe Autumn Classic

22-Oct-19

Many tributes have been paid to historic racer Marc Swaffer, who died on Saturday after suffering a suspected heart attack while racing at the Castle Combe Autumn Classic read more

Peter Auto reveals 2020 historics calendar, Le Mans Classic date

01-Oct-19

Historic competition promoter Peter Auto has unveiled its 2020 calendar, which is headlined by the biennial Le Mans Classic over the weekend of July 4-5 read more

VSCC forced into rare event cancellation due to lack of entries

01-Oct-19

The Vintage Sports-Car Club has been forced to cancel a race meeting due to a lack of entries for what is believed to be the first time in its 85-year history read more

Bentley to build 12 Le Mans 'Blower' continuation cars

01-Oct-19

Bentley is to build 12 continuations of the 1929 supercharged 4.5-litre 'Blower' that competed in the Le Mans 24 Hours, making it the first pre-war race car to reenter production read more

Rare Le Mans BMW V12 LM to make racing return at Paul Ricard

01-Oct-19

One of two BMW V12 LMs built for Le Mans in 1998 will return to racing in the Endurance Racing Legends race at Formula 1 venue Paul Ricard read more

Billy Monger to drive adapted Mini Cooper at 2019 Goodwood Revival

01-Oct-19

Billy Monger will enter this weekend's Goodwood Revival driving an adapted Mini Cooper during a demonstration session to mark the car's 60th birthday read more

Brian Redman safe after being reported missing in Hurricane Dorian

01-Oct-19

Sportscar racing legend Brian Redman has returned home safe after being stranded in the Bahamas by Hurricane Dorian and reported missing read more

Goodwood Revival to celebrate 60th anniversary of '59 RAC TT race

01-Oct-19

This year's Goodwood Revival will commemorate the 60th anniversary of the dramatic World Sportscar Championship RAC TT race as part of 90th birthday celebrations for Sir Stirling Moss read more