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Sir Jackie

Goodwood Revival celebrates Sir Jackie’s ‘discovery’

IT’S five decades since a certain young Scotsman made his motor racing debut. And, in tribute, this year’s Goodwood Revival will celebrate the 50th anniversary of Sir Jackie Stewart’s ‘discovery’ with a trio of special parades that will honour the three-time Formula 1 world champion during the September 12-14 event. Already making waves in sportscar […]

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Concept

Toyota’s concept sports car recalls its heritage

TOYOTA has today unveiled a groundbreaking concept coupe at the Detroit Motor Show. Toyota’s Calty design studio set out to create the ultimate sports car and the result is the FT-1 Concept. The design team, based in California, is celebrating its 40th anniversary this year and wanted to create something special. The design looks back […]

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legend

Two or four wheels, John Surtees a legend

A FANTASTIC line-up of racing machine of both two and four-wheeled variants will pay tribute to racing legend John Surtees. The event takes place at Autosport International from January 9-12 at the NEC in Birmingham. The machines will be on show to mark the start of 50th anniversary celebrations of the British legend’s 1964 Formula […]

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Formula Ford

Tiff turns back clock in Formula Ford

IT truly is a case of going back to his roots for Tiff Needell later this month. The former Formula One driver turned TV star will be turning back the clock at this year’s Silverstone Classic (July 26-28) as part of a capacity 54-car grid of Formula Ford single-seaters. In its 46-year history there has […]

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McLaren

McLaren celebrations with special edition 12C

BRITISH sports car marque McLaren is celebrating its 50th birthday this year and is offering drivers something a little bit special. Five decades of innovative design and race-winning technology have been harnessed to produce a commemorative model, which will come in two variants. They will build and sell 50 examples each of the McLaren 50 […]

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Renaultsport

Renaultsport and Red Bull team up

TO help celebrate its third Formula 1 Constructors’ world title, Red Bull Racing has teamed up with Renault to produce a special edition model. Acclaimed by many as the benchmark hot hatch, the Megane Renaultsport is already pretty exclusive. But now, with the introduction of the Red Bull Racing RB8 version, exclusivity has become the […]

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Renault

Renault goes retro with special edition hotshot

RENAULT has taken a nostalgic return to its roots for a new concept car. The Twin’Run aims to put the passion back into the hot hatch world and took its first laps in front of spectators at the Monaco Grand Prix this weekend. The legendary race circuit was considered to be the ideal setting for […]

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e-tron

e-tron helps McNish match racing legend

ALLAN McNish matched a feat only achieved by motor racing legend Sir Stirling Moss at Silverstone at the weekend. The Scotsman, teaming up with Tom Kristensen and Loïc Duval won a thrilling Tourist Trophy race at the Northamptonshire circuit on Sunday (April 14). The Scotsman was over 20 seconds behind in the closing stages of […]

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