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Vettel wins first individual Race of Champions title in London

LONDON – Sebastian Vettel has won his first individual Race of Champions title after beating Le Mans legend Tom Kristensen 2-0 in the final at London’s former Olympic Stadium. 681 more words


Kristensen: Le Mans clash a shame for F1 drivers

LONDON – Nine-time Le Mans winner Tom Kristensen has called the provisional clash between the 24-hour race and the European Grand Prix in 2016 “a shame”, believing it will deny a number of Formula 1 drivers the chance to take part in the prestigious event. 303 more words

Fitting tribute to Bruce McLaren at the Goodwood Revival

‘Bruce McLaren was a talented engineer and a world class racing driver,’ observed Lord March at the start of his tribute to the great New Zealander, the Goodwood Revival this weekend celebrating 50 years of the McLaren marque. 304 more words

Shelby Daytona Coupes highlight opening day at Goodwood Revival

An evocative line up of Shelby Cobra Daytona Coupes headlined an outstanding opening day at the 2015 Goodwood Revival.

It is believed to be the first time that all six original examples of Carroll Shelby’s creation have been brought together, including the 292 more words

A glance at Audi’s motorsport history

The visitors of the FIA WEC Nürburgring round could not only see the two Audi R18 e-tron quattro cars at the six-hour race. In the historic paddock of the tradition-steeped circuit, the fans admired the 1985 Pikes-Peak winning Audi Sport quattro, an Audi 90 quattro from the IMSA GTO series, the Audi R8 LMS ultra that was victorious in the 2014 Nürburgring 24 40 more words

Bentley Speed 8: Le Mans Winner 2003...

Wonderful outcomes of automotive industry mergers and takeovers of the last 20 years or so has been the resurgence of the ‘Great British Grand Marques’; 2,041 more words