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Covering all aspects of historic motorsport, Race Retro brings you the latest show news – from the stunning cars on display and the breath taking live action, to the latest vehicles added to the auction line-up and the famous faces joining us over the weekend. We’ll also keep you updated on what our exhibitors, clubs and partners have planned for what is the warm-up lap for an amazing season ahead. 

 

Jim Clark's Lotus 33 R11 makes first public appearance in over 40 years at Race Retro 2017

In the annals of motor racing, few machines are as iconic as the Lotus-Climax Type 33, chassis number R11, the car driven by Jim Clark to first place in the...

"Fast" Freddie Spencer makes Race Retro debut

Motorcycle racing champion ‘Fast’ Freddie Spencer will make his debut at Race Retro, the international historic motorsport show, held at Stoneleigh Park, Warwickshire, from 24-26 February. Acting Show Director Lee...

Flying finns Ari Vatanen and Markuu Alén drive on the live rally stage as Race Retro lines up clash of the titans

Race Retro, the international historic motorsport show, has lined up a ‘clash of the titans’ as Finnish rally legends Ari Vatanen and Markku Alén join the show’s 15th anniversary celebrations...

Aston Martin Group C racecar for auction at Race Retro

A historically significant 1989 Aston Martin AMR1 Group C racecar and important piece of British Motorsport history will be offered for sale by Silverstone Auctions at Race Retro on 24th...

Racing legend Tom Kristensen to appear at Race Retro's 15th anniversary 'Super Show'

Racing legend Tom Kristensen will make his debut at Race Retro, the international historic motorsport show, on Saturday 25th February, as part of the three-day event’s 15th anniversary ‘Super Show’...

Race Retro looks to the future of historic motorsport with 'Teenage Kicks' display

Race Retro, the international historic motorsport show, will look to the future of Historic Motorsport with a brand new feature celebrating young hot-shoes who are competing in Historic race series...

Race Retro expands live action with rallying group B

Race Retro, the international historic motorsport show, is expanding its live action for 2017 as the pre-season opener continues to develop its bespoke Rally Stage with the sporting organisation Rallying...

Engine designer Mike Costin curates 50 year Cosworth Anniversary display at Race Retro

Race Retro, the international historic motorsport show, will bring together an incredible collection of Cosworth DFV powered race cars, to celebrate 50 years since one of the world’s most iconic...

Race Retro to be powered by Motor Sport Magazine

Race Retro will be ‘powered by’ Motor Sport Magazine when the historic motorsport show returns to Stoneleigh Park, Warwickshire, in 2017. Held from Friday 24th to Sunday 26th February, the...

Tickets on sale for Race Retro

Tickets now on sale for Race Retro 2017

Tickets are now on sale for Race Retro 2017, the next outing of the historic motorsport show at Warwickshire's Stoneleigh Park. Held from Friday 24th to Sunday 26th February 2017, Race Retro...

Record breaking results at Race Retro

Record breaking results at Race Retro sales

In front of hundreds of historic motorsport fans, Silverstone Auctions achieved strong results in three days of auctions at Race Retro 2016 with total sales of £4.7million, more than £1.3million...

Race Retro acquired by Clarion Events Ltd.

Clarion Events Ltd is excited to announce that it has taken ownership of Race Retro, the international historic motorsport show, with planning already underway for the next event, which is...