Historic Racing News podcast

Historic Racing News podcast


Latest Episodes

Historic Racing News Goodwood Special.
November 17, 2021

The global pandemic has caused havoc throughout our motorsport world and the challenges faced by Goodwood are no exception. Having spent over £1 million on the infrastructure for the Members Meeting i

Historic Racing News: November 2021
November 03, 2021

Perry McCarthy talks about his early experiences in Formula Ford, funded by working on the oil rigs, through the dangerous times in F3000 and what he hoped was his big break into Formula One. This tur

HRN special: Rob Smedley
October 21, 2021

Joe Bradley talks to the ultimate race engineer, Rob Smedley. Rob talks about his early days working for Pilbeam, his amazing first encounter with a very young Fernando Alonso, what it was like workin

Historic Racing News: October 2021
October 07, 2021

This month the team looks at those heady days before WW2 when the Silver Arrows arrived in England for the Grand Prix only months before war was declared. Paul Jurd found an old copy of Chris Nixon’s

Historic Racing News: Jaguar special part 2
September 15, 2021

The second part of the ‘Jaguars in Competition’ specia looks at some of the more successful times for Jaguar.  Their success in the early days of GTP and later at Le Mans, was spearheaded by Bob Tulli

Historic Racing News: September 2021
September 01, 2021

Jim Roller looks back at Monterey Car Week. The Pebble Beach Concours is the highlight but, as Jim explains, there is too much going on to be able to see everything. High-prestige auctions, car shows

Historic Racing News: Jaguar Special part 1
August 25, 2021

It’s hard to underestimate the impact that the Jaguar brand has had on motor racing for over seventy years and this month’s ‘Insider Special’ looks at Jaguars in Competition. Paul Jurd looks at the ea

Historic Racing News: August 2021
August 05, 2021

Kenny Brack talks about his role as Chief Test Driver for McLaren, Martin Warner gives an insight into the Shere Hill Climb and Steve Holter gives us a view of the daredevil record breaker John Cobb.

HRN: The History of Le Mans
July 21, 2021

Paul Tarsey, Jim Roller and Joe Bradley are joined by David Ingram for a look back through history.

Historic Racing News: July 2021
July 07, 2021

Paul Tarsey and Jim Roller look back on one of motor racing’s less successful ideas: The Monzanapolis Race of Two Worlds; Paul Jurd explores the life of Selwyn Francis Edge; and Nick Daman and Joe Bra