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McNish

Allan McNish to take back seat in 2014

AFTER having his most successful season’s racing ever, Allan McNish is leaving the grand stage of motorsport. Just days before reaching his 44th birthday, the charimatic Scot  — and Audi factory driver — has announced that he will not be actively continuing his career next year. And that career began 32 years ago, in the world of […]

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endurance

Bentley gets off to a flying start in endurance racing

BEST known as a manufacturer of luxury cars, Bentley is doing its best to add some sparkle to the image by taking to the race track. And it has made a good start. Its Continental GT3 race car, developed with Team M-Sport, made its debut in the Gulf 12 Hours of Abu Dhabi and finished […]

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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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Porsche LMP1 Webber

Mark Webber’s F1 retirement overshadows British GP

THE news that Mark Webber is leaving the Red Bull F1 team and retiring from the sport at the end of the season will cast a shadow over this weekend’s British Grand Prix for many of his UK fans. The straight-talking Australian is a popular figure in the paddock and one who has earned the […]

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TT

TT Legends star in new DVD

  WITH almost perfect timing as the world famous Isle of Man TT races take place, a DVD commemorating the essence and spirit of the racing has been released. Based on an eight-part TV series first shown on ITV4 last year, TT Legends, the filming followed the Honda TT Legends team as they took on […]

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Nissan

Nismo heads Nissan’s 370Z line-up

THE prices for Nissan’s 2013 370Z range have been unveiled by the Japanese car giant. The revised model line-up starts at £26,995 and includes the arrival of the 370Z Nismo, the feature-packed top of the range variant which costs from £36,995. The 370Z Nismo was unveiled to the public at this year’s Geneva Motor Show. […]

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Spyder

Spyder adds to Porsche’s sports car heritage

THE 918 Spyder continues a long tradition of super sports cars at Porsche; as technology platforms, as the driving force behind both car emotion and car evolution. It follows a long line of superb sports cars of their decades: The 904 Carrera GTS, the Porsche 930 Turbo, the 959, the 911 GT1, the Carrera GT. […]

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Bentley

Bentley makes full-blown tilt at Mille Miglia

YOU have to hand it to Bentley… they do things in style! For this year’s classic Mille Miglia in Italy they are entering a truly iconic car. In fact, two of them. The event will start from Viale Venezia in Brescia (as it did in 1927) tomorrow (Thursday, May 16) and finish back in Brescia […]

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