Live your Group B dreams with this 1980 Lancia Rally SE 037 prototype

The early 1980s Group B era of the World Rally Championship produced some legendary cars, with the Lancia 037 among the most revered. Now a prototype of the championship-winning rally car is scheduled for a RM Sotheby’s auction. Conceived as a successor to the Lancia Stratos, the 037 retained that car’s mid-engine, rear-wheel-drive layout. The …

Ford’s legendary rally racer, the Escort, turns 50

[embedded content] There are only a handful of cars that have reached legendary status thanks to their participation in rally racing, but perhaps chief among them is the Ford Escort. And this year marks the nameplate’s 50th anniversary as the original made its debut in 1968. Immediately, the car found success in motorsport and clinched …

Chatsworth Rally Show 2009

Spener dragged his ass out of bed early on a rainy Sunday morning to go and photograph the awesome rally cars that were being showed up at Chatsworth House. The weather was POOR but he roughed it and got us some snaps anyway – good work spener! Click here for the pictures from the chatsworth …