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Ranking the 10 greatest Lola cars
The full story of Lola - so far
Lola to relaunch under new ownership, targets racing return
Is this the most road-relevant touring car series around?
Watch Will Buxton build the new LEGO® Technic™ McLaren F1 car

Following the news that the Lola brand has been relaunched under new ownership, Autosport revisits its 2018 feature picking out the marque's finest cars from six decades of success - including test drives of the top three

The storied Lola marque is set for a revival, after the purchase of its name and windtunnel by Till Bechtolsheimer. He aims to write the next chapter as the custodian of an impressive motorsport history written by two men - Eric Broadley and Martin Birrane - as Autosport explained in a special Lola supplement from 2018

The British Lola marque is being relaunched under new ownership and could be back on the grid inside two years.

Touring car devotees have long trumpeted the discipline for its road-relevance. Now that manufacturers are increasingly going electric, how is ETCR getting on in its first season as an FIA World Cup?

Watch Will Buxton build the new LEGO® Technic™ McLaren F1 car
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F1 reporter Will Buxton is a LEGO® fanatic, from his formative days building DUPLO® (which inspired his hair cut!) to the complex Technic models of the modern era.

Ranking the 10 greatest Lola cars

Following the news that the Lola brand has been relaunched under new ownership, Autosport revisits its 2018 feature picking out the marque's finest cars from six decades of success - including test drives of the top three

The full story of Lola - so far

The storied Lola marque is set for a revival, after the purchase of its name and windtunnel by Till Bechtolsheimer. He aims to write the next chapter as the custodian of an impressive motorsport history written by two men - Eric Broadley and Martin Birrane - as Autosport explained in a special Lola supplement from 2018

Lola to relaunch under new ownership, targets racing return

The British Lola marque is being relaunched under new ownership and could be back on the grid inside two years.

Is this the most road-relevant touring car series around?

Touring car devotees have long trumpeted the discipline for its road-relevance. Now that manufacturers are increasingly going electric, how is ETCR getting on in its first season as an FIA World Cup?

Watch Will Buxton build the new LEGO® Technic™ McLaren F1 car
Video Inside

Watch Will Buxton build the new LEGO® Technic™ McLaren F1 car

F1 reporter Will Buxton is a LEGO® fanatic, from his formative days building DUPLO® (which inspired his hair cut!) to the complex Technic models of the modern era.

Magazine: F1 Canadian GP review, Goodwood Festival of Speed preview

Carlos Sainz’s surprise chase of Formula 1 world championship leader Max Verstappen in the Canadian Grand Prix features in this week’s Autosport magazine, out today (23 June).

Team UK names first eight drivers for FIA Motorsport Games, opens applications for remaining races

Team UK has announced its first eight drivers for the 2022 edition of the FIA Motorsport Games, and has opened its application process for the rest of the events.

Dorna and Motorsport Network team up to launch Global MotoGP™ Fan Survey
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Dorna and Motorsport Network team up to launch Global MotoGP™ Fan Survey

World’s fastest motorcycle racing championship and the motorsport industry’s premier digital platform offer fans the chance to share their views.

Magazine: F1 Azerbaijan GP and Le Mans 24 Hours reviews

A bumper issue of Autosport magazine covers the Azerbaijan Grand Prix and the Le Mans 24 Hours this week (16 June).

Overtaking masterclass at the Hungaroring in ETCR

Much is said about the difficulty of overtaking in championships such as Formula 1, with "DRS trains" or narrow tracks meaning a lack of entertainment. In the ETCR, where the cars are almost identical, one might think it was the same, but it is not.

Magazine: Le Mans 24 Hours preview special

The motorsport world turns its attentions this week to the Le Mans 24 Hours, and our 52-page preview supplement is free with this week’s Autosport magazine, out today (2 June).

The Olympian who beats brain damage to race for Hyundai

Despite a life-changing trauma that meant he had to learn to read, write and speak again, Aaron Muss made a successful career in snowboarding and even reached the Olympics. Now, he's attempting to translate his skills to the track in IMSA's TCR series with the Bryan Herta Autosport Hyundai team and has lofty ambitions

Motorsport Games and BTCC announce future promotional plan

The development teams will continue refining the user experience while both companies will offer multiple brand activations and gameplay content in the lead-up to the official BTCC game's full release.

Are you a LEGO® Master? Win a LEGO® Technic McLaren F1 Car

If you love your LEGO® builds – and are proud of your collection – then this is a unique opportunity you will not want to miss out on.

Magazine: F1 Spanish Grand Prix review as Verstappen hits the front

Max Verstappen taking the Formula 1 points lead, Charles Leclerc’s misfortune and George Russell’s superb Spanish Grand Prix make the cover of this week’s Autosport magazine, out today (26 May).

The supercharged Revolution that has piqued an Olympic legend's motorsport taste

Revolution has already earned its status as one of the leading constructors in the world of sports prototypes, but its decision to add a supercharger has taken the cars to another performance point - and has courted the attention of a six-time Olympic gold-medallist. BEN ANDERSON took the Revolution for a spin

Magazine: Behind Audi and Porsche's plans to conquer F1

Porsche and Audi are looking to join Formula 1 for 2026 and Autosport investigates their plans in this week’s magazine, out today (19 May).

Autosport Magazine shortlisted for prestigious publishing awards

Autosport has been selected as a finalist for two awards in the prestigious Professional Publishers Association Awards.

Cavallino Classic Modena set for second edition on 29-31 May

After the huge success of the first Cavallino Classic in 2021, the event is returning to Enzo Ferrari's home town of Modena to celebrate Ferrari's 75th anniversary in 2022.

Rating the best drivers of the century so far Plus

Rating the best drivers of the century so far

Autosport's Top 50 feature has been a staple of the magazine for the past two decades since its first appearance in 2002. Here are the drivers that have featured most prevalently during that time

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Jan 7, 2022
The best motorsport moments of 2021 Plus

The best motorsport moments of 2021

Motorsport produced one of its greatest years of all-time in 2021 despite a backdrop of ongoing COVID-19 challenges and an ever-changing racing landscape. Through the non-stop action Autosport has collected the finest moments from the past 12 months to highlight the incredible drama and joy motorsport generates

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Dec 31, 2021
The racing comeback artists who resurrected long-dormant careers Plus

The racing comeback artists who resurrected long-dormant careers

Making it in motorsport can be tough, and sometimes drivers move elsewhere before their best chance arrives. Here are some of those who made it back

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Dec 26, 2021
The hidden racing gem attracting ex-F1 heroes Plus

The hidden racing gem attracting ex-F1 heroes

It’s rarely mentioned when it comes to assessing the best national contests, but the Brazilian Stock Car series that reaches its climax this weekend has an ever-growing appeal. Its expanding roster of ex-Formula 1 names has helped to draw in new fans, but it's the closeness of competition that keeps them watching

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Dec 10, 2021
The one-time Schumacher rival rebooting his career Down Under Plus

The one-time Schumacher rival rebooting his career Down Under

Joey Mawson made waves in the middle of the last decade, beating future Haas Formula 1 driver Mick Schumacher - among other highly-rated talents - to the 2016 German F4 title. A run in F1's feeder GP3 category only caused his career to stall, but now back in Australia Mawson's S5000 title success has set that to rights

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May 8, 2021
The lesson football’s would-be wreckers could learn from racing Plus

The lesson football’s would-be wreckers could learn from racing

OPINION: The greed-driven push for a European Super League that threatened to tear football apart is collapsing at the seams. Motor racing's equivalent, the football-themed Superleague Formula series of 2008-11, was everything that the proposed ESL never could be

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Apr 21, 2021
The F1 and Indy 'nearly man' that found contentment in Japan Plus

The F1 and Indy 'nearly man' that found contentment in Japan

Having had the door to F1 slammed in his face and come within three laps of winning the Indianapolis 500, the collapse of a Peugeot LMP1 shot meant Japan was Bertrand Baguette's last chance of a career. But it's one which he has grasped with both hands

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Feb 27, 2021
The female all-rounder who arrived "too early" Plus

The female all-rounder who arrived "too early"

From Formula 3 to truck racing, Dakar and EuroNASCAR via a winning stint in the DTM, there's not much Ellen Lohr hasn't seen in a stellar racing career that highlights the merit in being a generalist. But she believes her career came too early...

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Feb 17, 2021