OldRacingCars.com

Periodicals (yearbooks, magazines and newsletters)

The collection of books, yearbooks and magazines in the OldRacingCars.com archive includes:

Yearbooks and other series

  • Autocourse: 1969/70 to 2008/09 (also 1963/64)
  • Race Report: 1 to 5 (1967 to 1971)
  • The Motor Racing Year: 1969 to 1972
  • John Player Motorsport Yearbook: 1972 to 1976
  • Clymer Indy 500 yearbook: 1946 to 1968
  • Hungess Indy 500 yearbook: 1969 to 1981
  • Davidson Indy 500 yearbook: 1974 and 1975
  • Road Racing Annual: 1975 to 1977
  • Auto Racing yearbook: 1983 and 1984
  • RAC Motor Sport Year Book ('the blue book'): 1969 to 1977
  • FIA Year Book of Automobile Sport ('the yellow book'): 1968 to 1979
  • A Record of Grand Prix and Voiturette Racing (The F1 Register's 'Black Books'): Vol 1 to Vol 11

Periodical collection

  • Autosport (Jan 1960-Sep 2004)
  • Motorsport (1960-2002)
  • Motoring News (1963-1980)
  • Grand Prix International (complete run: 1979-1986)
  • Speed World International (complete run: 1968 only)
  • Motor Racing [BRSCC] (complete 1962-1970; partial collection 1955-1961)
  • Formula/Racecar (complete run: 1973 to 1980)
  • On Track (1981-1995)
  • Competition Press & Autoweek (almost complete 1958-1982)
  • Sports Car [SCCA national newsletter] (complete 1944-1970; partial 1971-74; complete 1975-1994)
  • The Wheel [SCCA San Francisco Region] (partial 1971-1975; complete 1976-1985)
  • Finish Line [SCCA Cal Club Region] (partial collection 1972-1983)
  • Echappement (1968-1982 - just 8 missing)
  • Sport Auto (1968-1981 - 10 needed)
  • Powerslide (1969-1973 - 41 issues held)
  • ONS Mitteilungen [Germany] (1970-1978 - 108 issues held)
  • Racing Car News [Australia] (1967-1979 - 10 needed)
  • Autosprint [Italy] (1972, 1973, 1975 and 1979 complete; most of 1978)
  • Scratch [France] (1968-1976 - small collection)
  • Auto Technic [Japan] (partial collection 1980-1990)
  • Autohebdo [France] (1977 almost complete; 1978 halfway)
  • Automobil Revue [Switzerland] (1960-1980)
  • Canadian Track & Traffic (complete run)
  • Canadian Motorsport Bulletin (1971-1974)
  • Victory Lane (1989 to 2015)
  • Historic Race & Rally [Editor Clive Richardson] (complete run 1992-1993)
  • Historic Racing [Editor Graham Gauld] (complete run 1994-1995)
  • Classic & Sports Car (partial collection)
  • Vintage Motorsport (small collection)
  • Classic Car Africa (small collection)
  • Rewind (partial collection)
  • Sports Car Graphic (small collection)
  • USAC News (small collection)
  • HSCC magazine (partial runs)

Collections are also being actively developed of other SCCA regional magazines and newsletters, the largest at present being of Pit Talk (New England Region), Piston Patter (Chicago Region) and Straight Pipe (Washington Region).

We are also starting to collect Japanese Autosport (1970s) and Sport Moteur (Belgium).