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Ivan Hirst 1916-2000 – Beetle’s Saviour

Ivan Hirst 1916-2000 – Beetle’s Saviour

Whilst Hitler claimed credit for the VW Beetle, the idea certainly came via Ferdinand Porsche…

Ari Vatanen and Markku Alén drive on the Live Rally Stage at Race Retro

Ari Vatanen and Markku Alén drive on the Live Rally Stage at Race Retro

Race Retro, the international historic motorsport show, has lined up a ‘clash of the titans’…

Silverstone Classic roars into London

Silverstone Classic roars into London

Highlighting the sheer scale and far-reaching appeal of the annual Classic, the mammoth meeting’s presence…

Silverstone showcases classic motor racing festival at HMI

Silverstone showcases classic motor racing festival at HMI

Grand Prix cars, Le Mans racers, classic saloons and a real ale pub are just…

£120 million worth of Ferraris take centre stage at London’s top classic car show

£120 million worth of Ferraris take centre stage at London’s top classic car show

Daytona and Dino; 250 and F40; GTO and California – names and numbers that, as…

Vanished Vehicles – Part 7

Vanished Vehicles – Part 7

A look back over the past century and beyond at the manufacturers that once produced…

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The ONE Socket Review

The ingenious Survivor Socket from Laser Tools (part number 6693) is the one socket that fits fasteners of almost any shape, square, hex, metric, imperial, spline, star, hooks and even wingnuts!…

The ONE Socket Review

Motor Racing Legend Jacky Ickx To Open Historic Motorsport International

Having earned his spurs winning several notable titles on two wheels as a teenager, Ickx’s unrivalled motor racing record includes no fewer than six victories and three second place finishes at the Le Mans 24 Hours and two World Endurance Championship titles…

Motor Racing Legend Jacky Ickx To Open Historic Motorsport International

Bonhams Presents 101 Years of Motoring History at Grand Palais Sale

The Grand Palais will once again play host Bonhams Grande Marques du Monde sale on 9th February. With lots ranging from the veteran 1900 Benz Ideal 4.5 HP to a brace of modern Bentleys, the sale spans more than a century of the finest motor cars from all over the world.…

Bonhams Presents 101 Years of Motoring History at Grand Palais Sale

Ivan Hirst 1916-2000 – Beetle’s Saviour

Whilst Hitler claimed credit for the VW Beetle, the idea certainly came via Ferdinand Porsche in the early 1930s; he may have been enlightened by the Czech Tatra 97 of the time, historians will long argue over its origins. There is no doubt who gave the Beetle a second chance. In a bombed out post-war…

Ivan Hirst 1916-2000 – Beetle’s Saviour

Ivan Hirst 1916-2000 – Beetle’s Saviour

Whilst Hitler claimed credit for the VW Beetle, the idea certainly came via Ferdinand Porsche in the early 1930s; he may have been enlightened by the Czech Tatra 97 of the time, historians will long argue over its origins. There is no doubt who gave the Beetle a second chance. In a bombed out post-war…

Ivan Hirst 1916-2000 – Beetle’s Saviour

Product News

Solder and heat shrink your wiring connections in one operation

Solder and heat shrink your wiring connections in one operation

This impressive little kit from Laser Tools (part number 6616) combines a convenient butane powered heat torch with a useful (72 piece) set of connectors that includes both heat shrink crimp and heat shrink solder joiners plus a selection of…

Nifty palm grip ratchets from Laser Tools

Nifty palm grip ratchets from Laser Tools

Ideal for reaching those difficult to access fasteners, Laser Tools has just introduced these two…

Useful T-Handle Socket Set from Laser Tools

Useful T-Handle Socket Set from Laser Tools

A very useful and handy addition to the comprehensive Laser Tools socket range is this…

Video

Jaguar Publishes Mille Miglia 2013 Video

Jaguar Publishes Mille Miglia 2013 Video

The 1,000 mile tour, which is a celebration of ‘The World’s Most Beautiful Race’, captures…

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