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Alfred Neubauer (29 March 1891 - 22 August 1980)

Alfred Neubauer – the godfather of Silver Arrows

March 29, 2018 • Featured, MemoriesMarijan Malcevic

Alfred Neubauer (1891-1980), also known as Friedl, was the racing manager of the Mercedes-Benz Grand Prix team for almost thirty years, between 1926 and 1955, leaving a trail in motorsport which is still visible today in every single race all over the world. He is most known as a ‘father’ of ‘Silver Arrows’, what was [...] ...

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McLaren M23 – A car that won maiden F1 title for the Woking-based team

August 1, 2017 • Featured, MemoriesAlexander S

Used in six Formula 1 World Championship seasons, from 1973 to 1978, the McLaren M23 earned the status of a legend. The Formula 1 title became a priority for McLaren Designed by Gordon Coppuck, a British racing car designer and motorsport engineer, the...

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Maserati MC12 – an absolute master of the FIA GT1 class

July 27, 2017 • Featured, MemoriesMarijan Malcevic

Maserati MC12 is a race car which was in use in different sports car competitions all over the world between 2004 and 2010. The car left the greatest trail in the FIA GT Championship, in which Vitaphone Racing Team captured five consecutive teams’...

Ford Sierra RS500

Ford Sierra RS500 Cosworth – victorious all over the world

July 26, 2017 • Featured, MemoriesMarijan Malcevic

Ford Sierra RS500 Cosworth is a race car that was introduced in 1987 as an evolution of the Ford Sierra RS Cosworth to compete in different touring car championships worldwide, including British Touring Car Championship (BTCC), Deutsche Tourenwagen...

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Ferrari 312T – A car that has returned Scuderia to the top

July 18, 2017 • Featured, MemoriesAlexander S

The Ferrari 312T and its modified versions is a legendary Formula 1 car which won four Constructors’ Championship and the Drivers’ Championship titles from 1975 to 1979. Ferrari desperately needed proper car After being clearly outpaced by the cars of...

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Williams FW07D – A project that did not get a chance

July 14, 2017 • Featured, MemoriesAlexander S

The Williams FW07D is a 6-wheeled prototype car which never turned a single lap in the Formula 1 World Championship. Unlike Tyrrell P34 which had four small front wheels, the FW07D had four driven rear wheels of the same size as the front wheels. Old chassis...

Porsche 908/02

Porsche 908 was the master of Nürburgring and Targa Florio

July 12, 2017 • Featured, MemoriesMarijan Malcevic

Porsche 908 is a racing car which was used by the German manufacturer and many private teams in the sports car races between 1968 and 1981, parallel to Le Mans-winning models 917K and 936. The 908 scored many world championship wins, of which the most notable...

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McLaren MP4/2 – Barnard’s masterpiece driven by two legends

July 11, 2017 • Featured, MemoriesAlexander S

The McLaren MP4/2 was a car which was a dominant force in the 1984 Formula 1 World Championship and ended the season by winning both trophies. McLaren MP4/2 was quite revolutionary car The new car was designed by John Barnard is credited with the introduction...

Lotus 79 cars racing formula

Lotus 79 – The legendary Black Beauty

July 6, 2017 • Featured, MemoriesAlexander S

The Lotus 79 was the car that won both Drivers’ and Constructors’ Formula 1 World Championship titles in 1978. Built around its predecessor Colin Chapman, the owner of Lotus Team, always was ready for the innovations and experiments on his F1 cars. Some...

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McLaren MP4-20 – The fastest F1 car with most wins in 2005 left without a trophy

June 30, 2017 • Featured, MemoriesAlexander S

The McLaren MP4-20 was the car which scored wins in the 2005 Formula 1 World Championship but finished the season without a trophy. Completely new car built under the new regulations After scoring only one victory with the MP4-19 in 2004, the McLaren team had...