Last Lap

The Last Lap for September 18, 2022-King of Cool Edition

Day of The Champion

The Last Lap is back! Twice a month I will bring you interesting motorsport-related tidbits of fun that make a great way to kick off your Sunday morning (or afternoon/evening depending on your time zone). This edition features some ultra-rare road and race cars, the history of Cosworth in F1, a look at an incredible … Read more

The Last Lap for June 5, 2022-Mercedes and Monaco Past and Future

Mercedes-AMG One

This week on the Motorsport Prospects’ Last Lap, I look at both Mercedes and Monaco past and present, the scintillating 2023 Czinger 21C Prototype, more classic Top Gear with Richard Hammond, and the always wonderfully elegant diversions, auctions and racing and road car sales coming up. The Last Lap will be on hiatus for a … Read more

The Last Lap for May 29, 2022-Motorsport Mysteries

Targa Florio

As you settle in to enjoy a glorious day of motorsport, this week on The Last Lap I look at the legendary Targa Florio, two motorsport mysteries that occurred at Monaco and the Brickyard, pre-war race cars lapping the Nürburgring and more. Happy Sunday! A Trip Back in Time: Targa Florio Last week I posted … Read more

The Last Lap for May 22, 2022-Motorsport’s Greatest Blast

The Last Lap for May 22, 2022

One of the things I love about motorsport is its history and traditions. Now, don’t get me wrong, I am not one of those people that pines for the “golden age” (the definition of which always seems to change depending on the age of the person doing the pining), but I love the history of … Read more

The Last Lap for May 15, 2022-The Nardò Ring In All Its Glory

Nardo Ring

This week on The Last Lap, I take a look at the legendary Nardò Ring with none other than Clarkson, Hammond and May. I also show you Charles Leclerc racing, and crashing some classic Ferrari Formula 1 cars, an iconic Canadian sports car marque you have probably never heard of, a tribute to Tony Brooks, … Read more

The Last Lap for May 8, 2022-Porsche Concept Cars and More

The Last Lap for May 8, 2022

This week on the Last Lap, before you settle in to watch the Miami Grand Prix, I bring you everything from Porsche concept cars, the argument that launched Lamborghini, a documentary on the tragic Villeneuve/Prioni rivalry and some amazing in-car footage aboard a 1974 Hesketh, a McLaren MP4/5 and a Mazda RX-792P IMSA GTP. I … Read more

The Last Lap for May 1, 2022-Spring Has Sprung!

The Last Lap for May 1, 2022

This week’s Last Lap is full of more motorsport-related goodness that blooms like the spring flowers in May. From a colorful McLaren to a lap of Donnington there should be something here that will make you smile. As usual I feature some cool in-car videos and some fantastic vintage race cars that are up for … Read more

The Last Lap For April 24, 2022-Automobile as Art

The Last Lap For April 24, 2022

As you enjoy your Sunday, here is this week’s Last Lap to put a smile on your face. From the automobile as art to the newest Ferrari, Porsche gatherings to a lap with the Tyrell 6-wheeler, there is something here for everyone. Auction news and great footage from Goodwood complete another look at motorsport fun … Read more

The Last Lap for April 10, 2022-Another Fast Sunday

The Last Lap for April 10, 2022

A lot of cool stuff in this week’s Last Lap including reviews of the Porsche GT4 RS and Radical Rapture, historic racing highlights from Mugello 2022, touring the Italian, French and Swiss Alps in classic race cars, Lamborghini’s in the Scottish Highlands, where to drive an F1 car and more. Happy Sunday! Best Sounding Car … Read more

The Last Lap for April 3, 2022-Motorsport Fun On a Sunday

The Last Lap for April 3, 2022

As you hopefully relax on your Sunday, the Last Lap presents to you some motorsport fun that you can enjoy. In this edition find out how you can own a classic Martini Lancia race car, examine the new Lotus electric SUV, lust after the new Bugatti Centodieci, visit the home of Lotus and more. Enjoy! … Read more

The Last Lap for March 27, 2022-Testing at 271.6 MPH

The Last Lap for March 27, 2022

As you prepare for today’s Grand Prix, sit back and relax with your coffee or tea and enjoy this week’s Last Lap. Today I have video of a Hennessey Venom F5 tested to 271.6 MPH, registration details for Velocity Invitational 2022, details on this year’s Lime Rock Historic Festival, news on the new Mercedes-AMG GT … Read more

The Last Lap for March 20, 2022-Hypercars, Ferrari Boats and More

The Last Lap for March 20, 2022

As you settle into MotoGP from Indonesia, F1 (and F2 & F3) from Bahrain and Indycar from Texas, relax with your morning espresso and enjoy Motorsport Prospect’s Last Lap. This week I have everything from 3D printed hypercars, rare Porsches, three opportunities to own Formula 1 history, a Ferrari speedboat, a lap of Sebring and … Read more

The Last Lap for March 13, 2022-The Ultimate Ferrari Edition and More

The Last Lap for March 13, 2022

Happy Sunday! What better way to spend it than with the Last Lap here at Motorsport Prospects and Ferraris, Ferraris, Ferraris! Or maybe you would prefer an Aston? Camaro? Porsche? You name it and I have it on this week’s Last Lap. More motorsport-related fun than you can squeeze into a Sunday morning with your … Read more

The Last Lap for March 6, 2022-Sunday Shelby Fun

The Motorsport Prospects Last Lap for March 6, 2022

As you settle down to the MotoGP Qatar Grand Prix today, spend a few moments with the Motorsport Prospects Last Lap. I have all kinds of cool motorsport-related fun things for you today including some great stuff for fans of motorsport icon Carroll Shelby, a wonderful vacation idea, and a few cars that you may … Read more

Motorsport Prospects Last Lap for February 27, 2022-Pagani, Fangio’s Mercedes and More

Motorsport Prospects Last Lap for February 27, 2022-Fangio's Mercedes, Auction News and More

Before you enjoy today’s Indycar race, take some time with the Motorsport Prospects Last Lap. This week I have all kinds of motorsport-related goodies including where you can see a rare Pagani Zonda HP Barchetta, how you can buy Juan Manuel Fangio’s Mercedes, in-car footage of everything from the new F1 cars to a Porsche … Read more

Motorsport Prospects Last Lap for February 20, 2022-Dream Cars, Cool Rallies and More

Motorsport Prospects Last Lap for February 19, 2022

Happy Sunday! As you get ready for the Daytona 500, Asian Le Mans Series, Formula 4 UAE and Formula Regional Asian Championship, here is some motorsport-related fun to take make you smile on the Motorsport Prospects Last Lap. If you are looking for a tour that combines incredible examples of glorious cars and motorcycles then … Read more

The Motorsport Prospects Last Lap for February 13, 2022 – V12s, Porsche Excitement, Auction News and More

The Motorsport Prospects Last Lap for February 13, 2022 - V12s, Porsche Excitement, Auction News and More

Happy Sunday! On this week’s edition of the Motorsport Prospects Last Lap I look at awesome V12-powered cars for 2022, a Porsche Cup Le Mans four-way battle for the ages, a feature on Horacio Pagani, auction news and more. The Motorsport Prospects Last Lap, the best way to kick off your Super Bowl Sunday! With … Read more

The Motorsport Prospects Last Lap for February 6, 2022 – The Icons Edition

The Motorsport Prospects Last Lap for February 6, 2022 - The Icons Edition

On the Last Lap at Motorsport Prospects this week I look at two iconic race cars for sale, bring you news on what is happening from Goodwood for 2022, take a lap of Daytona and highlight actor Paul Newman’s impact on Lime Rock Park. Happy Sunday! This week on the Motorsport Prospects Last Lap we … Read more

The Motorsport Prospects Last Lap for January 30, 2022 – Gordon Murray’s New T.33 Supercar and More

The Motorsport Prospects Last Lap for January 30, 2022

Happy Sunday! On this week’s Motorsport Prospects Last Lap I look at the new Gordon Murray T.33 Supercar, a road-going version of the KTM GT2 XBow, the “Laps for Laguna” charity race, a lap of the Nurburgring with Derek Bell in a Rothmans Porsche 956 and more! Gordon Murray has introduced his new T.33 Supercar … Read more

The Motorsport Prospects Last Lap for January 23, 2022 – Villeneuve Makes His Mark, Classic Ferraris Galore and More!

Motorsport Prospects Last Lap for January 23, 2022

Here are some interesting motorsport-related tidbits for the Last Lap that crossed my virtual desk this week. They make a wonderful way to spend a few minutes on a hopefully relaxing Sunday. Enjoy! January 18 marked what would have been Gilles Villeneuve’s 72nd birthday last week. Like many Canadians, it was Villeneuve who introduced me … Read more