QUESTIONING THE PINNACLE

When only fifteen cars make it to the start of a Grand Prix, it’s obvious Formula One is struggling with some demons. For the opening race of 2015 in Australia, the sport failed to live up to expectations; some blamed the teams – namely Manor, Red Bull and McLaren, each of whom failed to get…

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FORMULA ONE’S REAL WORLD RELEVANCE

Porsche are making a comeback to mainstream motor racing in 2014 with an entry in World Endurance Championship, taking on Audi and Toyota. In doing so, the German manufacturer has snubbed Formula One, saying that F1 is no longer relevant to road cars. The company have said “Porsche has always lived for the transfer of…

ENDURANCE RACING – I WAS WRONG

I confess, while motor racing holds my attention like nothing else on earth, endurance racing has never really appealed to me. I’m ashamed to admit that I found the likes of the 12 Hours of Sebring or, dare I say it, the 24 Hours of Le Mans, a tad tedious – I am a fool…