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Up Close and Personal

Many racing drivers can be instantly recognised by the colours worn on their racing helmets.  It’s a personal thing and in many cases means a great deal to it’s wearer. Even the plain white Johnson helmet worn by...

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Motor Racing Memorabilia

Celebs participating in motor racing is nothing new. Dance band leader Billy Cotton was a successful ERA driver before the Second World War. Hollywood legends Paul Newman and Steve McQueen both raced at  international level....

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One of the closest finishes in F1 history

Round 2 of the 1986 World Championship saw a battle for the lead over the second half of the race between Ayrton Senna (Lotus-Renault), Nigel Mansell, Nelson Piquet (Williams-Hondas) and Alain Prost (Tag-McLaren). After Piquet...

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Beauty is in the eye of the beholder

What is the definition of a classic sports car? It's a very personal thing. What one sports car owner thinks is a classic may not be viewed in the same way by another owner. It’s probably all down to what criteria is used t...

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