Somebody Paid $50,000 To Be Killed By James Bond.. For Charity

Earlier this month the London Air Ambulance held their largest charity auction of the year to raise support for their services. The biggest bid of the night, however cynically ironic considering the occasion, came at the opportunity for the bidder to die at the hands of James Bond. » 12/29/14 9:55am 12/29/14 9:55am

Why Stirling Moss Gave Up His One Shot At An F1 Championship

Stirling Moss is often called the greatest driver to never win an F1 World Championship. Motoramic has the story on how he gave up his one sure shot at a title by standing up for his closest rival. » 9/17/14 10:00pm 9/17/14 10:00pm

Let Stirling Moss Explain Why Your Next Summer Should Include Goodwood

The Goodwood Festival of Speed is a fantastic event which I sure regret missing this year, but here's another reminder for all of you out there in the same shoes. » 7/11/14 12:30pm 7/11/14 12:30pm

It's Magical When Stirling Moss And Lewis Hamilton Talk Racing

You know what it took to do Grand Prix racing back in Sir Stirling Moss's day? Balls. Huge brass balls. How else can you explain climbing into his Silver Arrow racecar and driving 170 mph with what would now be considered a glorified bicycle helmet? » 6/12/13 12:39pm 6/12/13 12:39pm

Women have been challenging men on the race track for 100 years


The internet erupted in outrage over comments made by Stirling Moss on women and their ability to compete with men in auto racing. » 4/15/13 2:58pm 4/15/13 2:58pm

Stirling Moss Isn't Just Wrong About Female Drivers, He's Sexist

When I got up this morning and saw that our beloved Sir Stirling Moss commented on women in racing I sensed it would be bad, but I wasn't prepared for just how awful his response would end up being. He's not just wrong, he's wrong in a particularly offensive and sexist way. » 4/15/13 12:01pm 4/15/13 12:01pm

This Is Another Awesome Way To Use A Land Rover

This is Stuart Lewis-Evans and Tony Harris in September 1953, lowering their Cooper 500 Formula 3 racing car from the roof of a Land Rover at the Crystal Palace race circuit. Awesome doesn't even describe it. » 2/26/13 1:11pm 2/26/13 1:11pm

Watch Sir Patrick Stewart’s Documentary On Sir Stirling Moss

Sir Patrick Stewart is apparently a huge racing fan and made a documentary about one of the greatest racing drivers of all time, Sir Stirling Moss. Watch it, because it's the best thing ever filmed. » 1/23/13 5:40pm 1/23/13 5:40pm

This $35 Million Ferrari Is The Most Expensive Car Ever

This apple-green 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO is now the most expensive car in the world. The 250 GTO is revered by Ferrari collectors as the bees knees, and a private sale last month broke all previous price records, proving how much people are willing to slobber over a piece of artistically crafted machinery. » 6/01/12 3:30pm 6/01/12 3:30pm

One of Three 4x4 1965 Mustang Prototype for sale in Britain

There's little on the exterior of this 1965 Mustang to indicate it is actually one of three fitted with a Harry Ferguson Research 4 wheel drive system. Amazingly, this interesting prototype has survived the past 46 years in very nice original condition. This unique Mustang is currently for sale in Britain, not far… » 12/11/11 5:00pm 12/11/11 5:00pm

The exquisite insides of a Maserati Birdcage

The Birdcage was a wonder, and the epitome of pre-monocoque race car design, a gossamer web of 200 pencil-thin chro-moly steel tubes welded fillet brazed into a delicate space frame which weighed all of 90 pounds. » 7/08/11 12:30pm 7/08/11 12:30pm

Sir Stirling Moss just quit racing

Say it ain't so, Sir! Sir Stirling Craufurd Moss, OBE said today he's hanging up his driving gloves. Guess that means the 81-year-old racing legend will not drive his $1.7 million Porsche at Le Mans this weekend. » 6/09/11 12:45pm 6/09/11 12:45pm

Sir Stirling Moss will race his $1.7 million Porsche at Le Mans

Stirling Moss bought his Porsche RS 61 back in 2010 at the Amelia Island Auction in Florida for $1.7 million, then crashed it at Laguna Seca. It's fixed, and he'll race it at Le Mans. Badass, thy name is Sir. » 5/20/11 2:00pm 5/20/11 2:00pm

Sir Stirling Moss joins the Knights of the Round Bottom

Variety, friends, is the spice of life. Sir Sterling Moss gets this, and is apparently equally happy driving something as nose heavy as a Ferrari 250GT SWB as he is nuzzling up to something with trunk-mounted motivation. Like a 911. » 5/18/11 2:00pm 5/18/11 2:00pm

How Fidel Castro kidnapped the world's greatest racer

Fifty-three years ago this week, Cuban rebels led by Fidel Castro pulled one of the great political stunts of the modern era — kidnapping Juan Manuel Fangio. Joe Saward tells how it happened on his Grand Prix Blog. — Ed. » 2/25/11 1:00pm 2/25/11 1:00pm

Insert Seasonally Appropriate Red Nose Headline Here

The 722 in the Mercedes SLR McLaren 722 S Roadster's name is the number of the 300 SLR that Stirling Moss and Dennis Jenkinson drove to victory in the historic 1955 Mille Miglia. What a tribute. (Photo Credit: EdCallow) » 12/11/10 10:00am 12/11/10 10:00am

Catch Michael Jordan's McLaren SLR On The Rebound

Basketball superstar and historical moustache enthusiast Michael Jordan has put his 2007 Mercedes McLaren SLR 722 up for grabs. Driven 962 miles, with a price of $430,000, or in Jordan terms, "blackjack night at the Mirage." (H/T to Zach!) » 10/20/10 12:45pm 10/20/10 12:45pm